Eye Doctors of Washington Awards DC Resident Free LASIK as Part of its Good Deeds Campaign
Adrienne Lo now has 20/20 vision after submitting the winning video for a contest sponsored by a prominent Washington, DC LASIK vision care practice. She’s also proving that a simple, kind gesture to a stranger can brighten someone’s day.
Cosmetic Bootcamp Announces Resident Scholarships
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., April 28 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cosmetic Bootcamp LLC, the leading training program for specialty trained esthetic physicians and extenders, is pleased to announced reduced tuition scholarships for residents. These reduced tuitions are available for any resident
Milton resident receives the Helen B. Spaulding Community Conscience Award
Boston, Mass. - The 12th annual Boston Stroke Luncheon "Making the Stroke Connection" will take place on Friday, May 15th at The Sheraton in Boston from 7:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. Activities include a stroke survivor/caregiver forum, a CME/CEU professional symposium, a Power To End Stroke Ambassador Tra...
Connecticut Resident Pleads Guilty to Multi-Million Dollar Tax Fraud Conspiracy Involving New York City Hospital
WASHINGTON, April 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A Trumbull, Conn., resident
who was involved in operating three businesses in Brooklyn, N.Y., pleaded guilty to conspiring to defraud the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), the Department of Justice announced today.
Krzysztof Koczon pleaded guilty ...
Blood Drive Held in Honor of Sewell, NJ Resident - Ellie Koerner
The Red Cross asks you to help save lives by donating blood regularly
SEWELL, N.J., Feb. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A blood drive is being held on Saturday, February 21, 2009 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. in honor of Ellie Koerner of Sewell, New Jersey. To make an immediate appointment for ...
Fairview Baptist Home Selects PatientPlacement.com to Automate Referrals and Increase Patient and Resident Admissions
Web-based Referral Management System software deployed at long-term care facility to quicken admissions process and improve business intelligence
Atlanta, Ga (PRWEB) January 26, 2009 -- Patient Placement Systems announced today that long-term healthcare provider Fairvie...
Blood Drive Held in Honor of Gloucester City Resident - Evan Goldglantz
The Red Cross asks you to help save lives by donating blood regularly
VOORHEES, N.J., Jan. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A blood drive is being held on Tuesday, January 6th from 2 pm to 8 pm in honor of Evan Goldglantz of Gloucester City, New Jersey. To make an immediate appointment for this ...
Pennsylvania Resident Gets Christmas Cheer, $15,000 from ActiveAmericans.com
A Murrysville, Pennsylvania, resident
won $15,000 from ActiveAmericans.com as the Grand Prize in the website's national online sweepstakes. Barbara Custer was presented the check by Scott Haycraft, Founder/CEO, on December 19 at the Panera Bread store in Murrysville.
This is the second Grand...
Pittsburgh Area Resident Wins $15,000 In Online Sweepstakes
of metropolitan Pittsburgh, has been selected as the Grand Prize winner of the Jump Start '09 national online sweepstakes sponsored by ActiveAmericans.com (AAC).
Hudson, OH (PRWEB) December 18, 2008 -- A resident
of metropolitan Pittsburgh, has been selected ...
American College of Surgeons Comments on Institute of Medicine Report on Resident Duty Hours
CHICAGO, Dec. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American College of Surgeons (ACS) today recognized the Institute of Medicine (IOM) for its committee report on resident
duty hours that was released on December 2, 2008, by the IOM Committee on Optimizing Graduate Medical Trainee (Resident) Hours and...
New Report Recommends Strategies to Reduce Medical Resident Fatigue-Related Errors and Improve Training
ROCKVILLE, Md., Dec. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Fatigued medical residents need protected sleep periods and increased supervision of work hour limits to improve patient safety and the training environment, according to a new Institute of Medicine report funded by HHS' Agency for Health...
Midlothian Resident Katherine McCary Appointed by President Bush to National Council on Disability
WASHINGTON, Oct. 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Katherine O. McCary, of
Midlothian, Virginia, was appointed by President George W. Bush to serve as
a member of the National Council on Disability (NCD) ( http://www.ncd.gov/ ).
The U.S. Senate confirmed Ms. McCary's nomination on October 2, 2008....
Caregivers Hold Unfair Labor Practice Strike to Improve Quality of Resident Care at Statewide Nursing Home Chain
Nursing Home Workers Struggle to Improve Care for the Sick & Elderly at Facilities Owned By Windsor Healthcare
FREMONT, Calif., Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 700 healthcare
workers began a two-day unfair labor practice strike Wednesday morning to
protest Windsor Healthcare...
Mayor Issues Million Resident Challenge To Educate Central Florida About Blood Pressure
Entire Region Won't Succumb to the Pressure
ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Statistics show that 90% of us
will have High Blood Pressure in our lifetime, but that data doesn't sit
well with the people of Central Florida -- they're primed to fight the
silent killer. Today, ...
Caregivers at 8 Bay Area Nursing Homes Protest Unsafe Resident Conditions in Salinas
Windsor Healthcare Faced with 360 Health & Safety Violations
SALINAS, Calif., July 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Nursing home
workers at Windsor Skyline Care Center and Windsor Ridge Care Center will
hold a joint demonstration Tuesday asking their employer to make needed
improvements in resi...
Caregivers at 8 Bay Area Nursing Homes Protest Unsafe Resident Conditions in Fremont
Windsor Healthcare Faced with 360 Health & Safety Violations
FREMONT, Calif., July 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Nursing home
workers at Country Drive Care Center and Windsor Park Care Center will hold
a joint demonstration Tuesday asking their employer to make needed
improvements in residen...
New York Resident Elected President of Lions Clubs International
OAK BROOK, Ill., June 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Albert F. Brandel
of Melville, New York, USA was elected president of The International
Association of Lions Clubs at the association's 91st International
Convention held June 23-27 in Bangkok, Thailand.
Innovative Strategies Improve Senior Living Operations and Resident Care
ALEXANDRIA, Va., June 13 /PRNewswire/ -- The nation's leading assisted
living association recently recognized 14 senior living companies for
operational strategies that improve efficiency, enhance resident
retain staff and save energy costs.
"Assisted living is the fastest growing long...
Los Angeles Jewish Home Increases Resident Capacity and Adds New Programs to Address Community Needs
RESEDA, Calif., June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The famed nonprofit Los Angeles
Jewish Home -- the largest single-source provider of senior housing in Los
Angeles -- has completed a series of program and building expansions
resulting in increased capacity at its San Fernando Valley campuses. As a
Vigilan Offers PaySimple to Simplify Resident Billing and Collection
Assisted living communities save time and money accepting automatic electronic payments direct from resident
PORTLAND, Ore., May 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Vigilan announced today that it
has added PaySimple, the leading provider of on-demand electronic payment
solutions, as an...
A Downtown Las Vegas Dental Makeover by Dr. Azimi for the Most Deserving Resident or Working Professional
Dr. Azimi offers total dental makeover to downtown Las Vegan
LAS VEGAS, Feb. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- If you're like most Americans, you
think extreme smile makeovers are for celebrities and the lucky few.
Well ... Dr. Azimi ( http://www.drazimi.com ), Las Vegas' downtown
general and cosmetic...
America Selects Earlham Resident Marilyn Adams as One of the Nation's Top Hometown Heroes
Farm Safety 4 Just Kids Founder, Adams, Reaches Finals of 6th Annual Volvo for life Awards for Educating Thousands of Kids in Farm Safety
Celebrity Judges Will Select and Unveil Top Four Winners March 19 at Volvo
for life Awards Ceremony in New York; One Hero Will Receive a Volvo Car for ...
Lakeside Resident Wins AARP Community Service Award
AARP Andrus Award Recognizes Outstanding Service
LAKESIDE, Calif., Oct. 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Bob Prath of
Lakeside, CA has been selected by AARP, the nonprofit membership
organization for people 50 and over, to receive California's 2007 AARP
Andrus Award for Community Service, the As...
James R. Andrews, Renowned Orthopaedic Surgeon, Installed as AOSSM President
Internationally recognized, orthopaedic surgeon, James R. Andrews, MD, will be installed as the 38th president of the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM) on Saturday, July 11, 2008, during the Society's Annual Meeting in Keystone, Colorado (July 9th-12th).
LocumTenens.com to Open Dallas Office, Names Robb Vice President
LocumTenens.com has announced plans to open a new office in Dallas, Texas, and has named veteran healthcare staffing executive Don Robb as Vice President. Robb, a Dallas native, has been charged with opening the new office.
Alpharetta, GA (Vocus) May 20, 2009 -- Locum...
Connextions Inc. Hires Steven G. Auerbach as President
Former UnitedHealth Group EVP Will Strengthen Firm's Credentials in Business Process Outsourcing and in Healthcare Industry
Orlando, FL (PRWEB) February 3, 2009 -- Connextions Inc. announced today that it has selected Steven G. Auerbach for the position of President. ...
Delhi Resident Gives Birth to Quadruplets
A Delhi resident
has given birth to four kids in a hospital, authorities said Thursday. //
Lakshmi, 23, gave birth to three girls and a boy in the Maharaja Agrasen Hospital in Punjabi Bagh in northwest Delhi Wednesday.
'The condition of both the mother and the babies are stable. We had ...
A New Research Demonstrates HIV-1 In Resident Immune Cells Of Human Testis
A new research has found that the human testis harbors HIV-1 in resident
immune cells, providing an explanation for the persistence of virus in semen even after effective// highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART). A related report by Roulet et al., “Susceptibility of human testis to human immu...
‘Obesity’ Acquires Permanent Resident Status in the US
Obesity has been a frequent flier in search of greener pastures, but now, gauging by the unconditional adulation it has received//, has decided on a permanent home in the United States of America. ‘O’ for omnipresent, obesity, is estimated to have entered into the lives of nearly one-third of U.S c...
Anti-Quota Stir: Resident Docs Demand Experts Panel
Stalemate over the quota issue between government and striking medicos continued today with the resident
doctors persisting with their demand of setting up an experts committee// to review the reservation policy.
The striking medicos are also expected to meet Union Health Secretary P C Hota l...
Warner Chilcott Reports Operating Results for the Quarter Ended June 30, 2009 and Updates 2009 Full Year Guidance
...action of certain other conditions, the transaction will result in Warner Chilcott plc, a newly formed public holding company, organized in, and a tax resident
of, Ireland becoming the ultimate public holding company of the Warner Chilcott group. The Company expects that the transaction will be completed on o...
Sunrise Reports Financial Results for Second-Quarter 2009
... $29,072 $31,234 $57,510 $64,892
fees for consolidated
communities ...Unit Capacity 37,282 37,370
Capacity 41,151 41,286
Communit...Unit Capacity 29,124 29,150
Capacity 32,351 32,704
Immigration Attorneys Make Immigration Law & Employment Visas Easier for Foreign Workers, U.S. Employers, Corporations and Corporate Counsel
..., including H-1B, L-1, TN, and E, and those on the path toward US permanent resident
status. The seminar is intended to address the immigration issues and conce... new employment (sponsorship) and retain their existing status or permanent resident
process. The discussion will conclude with a Q&A session. Attendees m...
Larry Schreiber Named President of Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Wisconsin
...se Larry has spent a significant part of his career in Wisconsin, he has a deep understanding of the local health care landscape."
A long-time resident
of Wisconsin, Schreiber brings more than 24 years of health insurance experience to the job. He is currently vice president and general manager for Un...
Courage Center Names Dianne Miron Its Director of Physician Services
... clinics since 2005. Prior to that she spent many years at Regions Hospital as manager of Physician Medicine and Rehabilitation. The White Bear Lake resident
has a Masters degree in Non-profit and Public Administration from Metro State University.
Miron reports to Nancy Larkin, Courage Center's chief...
LG Electronics Introduces New Flat-Panel HDTVs Designed Specifically for Long-Term Care Facilities
...kind of innovation continues to propel LG forward in bringing new display technologies to the healthcare industry that enhance the overall patient and resident
Connectivity and Controls
With 26- and 32-inch screen class sizes* (models 26LH210C and 32LH210C), HealthView is designed to ...
Fox Chase researchers identify differences in treatments and outcomes of patients with second primary lung cancers versus those with one primary lung cancer
...Association for the Study of Lung Cancer.
"We want to identify factors that can improve and prolong lung cancer survivorship," says Linna Li, M.D., resident
physician in the radiation department at Fox Chase.
It is recognized that patients who were previously treated for lung cancer are at high risk of ...
Patrick Rummerfield Teams with Eric Westacott Foundation and Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation to Help Young Quadriplegic Boy
...ith a state of the art RT300 Functional Electrical Stimulus (FES) bike and tilt-table donated by Lorraine V and Chris Reyling.
The Huntsville, Ohio resident
was involved in a car accident in 2004, while riding home from church with his father. Alex sustained serious neck injuries as the result of the car a...
Oklahoma Drug Card Savings Surpasses $3.8 Million
... The program has been accepted all across the state and we're expanding our efforts to many other organizations. Our goal is to make sure that every resident
has access to the Oklahoma Drug Card," said Program Director, Joe Willard.
Oklahoma Drug Card was launched to help the uninsured and underinsu...
Michigan IT Companies Helping the University of Miami Center for Patient Safety Tackle a Leading Cause of Death Using an RTLS Solution to Monitor Staff Hand-Washing Compliance
...nurse call infrastructure to control installation costs."
The UM-JMH Center for Patient Safety is planning to use the system to train students, resident
physicians and nurses, and to advance their mission of preventing medical errors and improving patient safety.
"The expertise of these partners...