Safe Playground to be Built at Politz Hebrew Academy
Keystone Mercy Health Plan to Build a New, Safe Playground in Seven Hours for Orthodox Jewish School
Philadelphia, PA (Vocus) June 4, 2009 -- More than 40 Keystone Mercy Health Plan employees, staff from Politz Hebrew Academy and volunteers from State Representative B...
Cancer as a Crucible: The Story of a Teenage Immigrant Who Survived Cancer and Built a New Life for Herself
BEVERLY, Mass., Jan. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- No one who survives life-threatening cancer emerges from that dark tunnel the same person who entered. In her new memoir, "It Gets Better!" (published by AuthorHouse -- http://www.authorhouse.com ), Maria Machado Munroe draws together her experiences as...
NMB Introduces Custom Built Bearing Assemblies
Custom made, precision mechanical bearing assemblies are ideal for the medical device, lab automation, automotive and document sorting industries.
Chatsworth, CA (Vocus) November 19, 2008 -- NMB Technologies Corporation introduces custom made precision mechanical bear...
One-Third of Schools Built in Air Pollution Danger Zones
Unhealthy proximity to major roads is public health concern future planners should address
MONDAY, Aug. 25 (HealthDay News) -- More than 30 percent of U.S. public schools are within a quarter mile of major highways, which puts them in the "air pollution danger zone," says a University ...
Scientists measure connection between the built environment and obesity in baby boomers
Does your neighborhood have a lot of fast food outlets, few sidewalks, and no parks? If yes, your physical neighborhood may be hampering your ability to be physically active and placing you at increased risk for obesity. According to a research study conducted in Portland, Oregon by scientists at ...
Omron Healthcare Introduces New Device Drivers Built on Microsoft HealthVault
Omron blood pressure monitoring and pedometer drivers allow consumers to manage and share important health information via HealthVault
BANNOCKBURN, Ill., June 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Omron Healthcare, Inc. today
announced a strategic relationship to support Microsoft HealthVault,
Physicians Wellness Network Announces Lab Testing Services for Consumers built on Microsoft HealthVault
JACKSON HOLE, Wyo., Oct. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Removing barriers to
laboratory results by providing direct to consumer laboratory testing,
Physicians Wellness Network (PWN) today announced that it has released a
consumer selected lab testing service built
on HealthVault, Microsoft
Corp.'s newly la...
Claricode Announces DoseSpot Built on Microsoft HealthVault
Medication Reminder System Customized by Users, Integrated with HealthVault
WALTHAM, Mass., Oct. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Claricode announced today that
it will use HealthVault, Microsoft Corp.'s newly launched consumer health
platform, to create a medication reminder system called DoseSpot. Targeted ...
Taiwan Skincare Empire Built on 'Natural Beauty'
Tsai Yen-ping is a feminist who does not advocate more power, freedom or equal social status for Taiwanese women .
Rather, the legendary skincare queen has inspired a legion of young women to boost their self-esteem and financial independence in a culture that for millennia has preferred sons....
Relationships are Built on Love and Power
Human relationships are built
on not only love but also power according to a //recent report.
"You always decide where we go," she complains and he retorts, "And you always decide which movie we see." Arguments like this are normal in a relationship. They are a problem only when they are not ...
World’s First ‘green’ Skyscraper to Be Built in Duai
Dubai is planning to build the world's first "green" skyscraper that will produce more electricity than it actually uses as part of the// emirate's efforts to remain an international trendsetter in building technology.
The 312-metre high skyscraper will feature revolving floors with the entir...
Cloning Ban Built into Stem Cell Research Bill
Legislation giving the University of Minnesota permission to use state money on all varieties of stem cell research was revised to explicitly bar human cloning.//
The amended proposal cleared the House Higher Education and Work Force Development Committee on a 12-7 vote.
Scientists are ...
Urban Built Environment May Play a Vital Role in Influencing the Body Size
Researchers at the Mailman School of Public Health are one of the 14 groups to receive funding from the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences// (NIEHS) to study the association between body size and the built
This is a new study to control the rising obesity rates by ...
Marathon Health Expands Midwest Presence
...ent, interactive diet and fitness tools, and a personal health record, portable from carrier to carrier, and owned by the employee. Our technology is built
around a sophisticated clinical decision support tool called Problem Knowledge Couplers, affording providers and patients alike with the information r...
Cogdell Spencer Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results
...ement of strategically located medical office buildings and other healthcare related facilities in the United States of America. The Company has been built
around understanding and addressing the full range of specialized real estate needs of the healthcare industry. Learn more about Cogdell Spencer Inc....
NBCH Calls for Cost Containment and System Transformation in Health Care Reform Legislation
...k Obama and House and Senate congressional leaders including specific recommendations to reinforce the importance of establishing a health care system built
on value, with a clear return for every dollar spent. The letter to the President can be viewed on NBCH's web site here .
"We can all agree ...
CBI Announces the Agenda for Their Upcoming Access Federal Stimulus Incentives for Electronic Health Records Conference
...Implementing and Using EHRs in a Hospital Setting
The conference is the industry's best opportunity to learn about EHRs that have already been built
and implemented -- the true building blocks of healthcare reform. America's Affordable Health Choices Act was approved by the House Energy and Commerc...
Hospice Care Eases the End for Loyal Pets
...derly parents, both stricken with Alzheimer's.
"In their time of need, I couldn't turn my back on them, just like Midnight," he said. "I'm just not built
Koch, 52, hoped Midnight would pass away peacefully at home, but because of complications that ensued from changing a feeding tube, she ...
CareFirst Joins Partnership of Blues Plans as Owner of NASCO
...ars, and its single shared-system allows Blues plans to eliminate redundancy and leverage the costs of development and maintenance. NASCO's system is built
to handle large volumes and complex business, which is essential to CareFirst. NASCO will handle claims processing for nearly 500,000 large group con...
Clarient Reports Second Quarter Revenue Up 40 Percent
...6 million to $101 million, as well as positive adjusted EBITDA and operating income for the year.
Andrews concluded, "Clarient's business model built
on a balanced revenue stream across multiple cancer types and technologies is well positioned in the new environment of health reform and cost contain...
One Million Americans - and Counting - Come Out Against President Obama's Health Care Plan
...ion of the NCPA, and its CEO and President, Dr. John Goodman. His knowledge of health care, his experience in policy debate, and the great team he has built
at the NCPA all were integral to this great educational success. The more our audience learned about the health care landscape, the more disenchanted ...
New Kodak Training Facility Showcases the Latest in Dental Technology, Solutions from Advanced Automation: Networking Solutions, Dental Practice Management and Dental X-Ray Integration
...opened, presents an opportunity for dentists to see up close the newest technology available, both in terms of dental imaging equipment and IT systems built
specifically for dental practices.
Advanced Automation saw this project as an opportunity to implement on a grand scale the type of efficient, ele...
Mobile Surgery International Assembles Team of Nationally Recognized Orthopedic Surgeons
... Orthopedics at the Cedars-Sinai Orthopedic Center in Los Angeles.
" Mobile Surgery International 's orthopedic surgery capabilities are built
first and foremost on the experience, focus, and skill level of our surgeons," said Arnon Krongrad, MD, the chief executive officer and medical direct...
EVO Merchant Services, CEO, Ray Sidhom Named Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year(R) 2009 Award Winner in Metro New York
...ales agents who have been dedicated to EVO's success throughout the years," said Ray. "I am proud of the revolutionary operating engine that has been built
within EVO, and this would not have been possible without the contributions of people who inspire our team with their vision and leadership."
AccuVein Vein Illuminator Receives European CE Mark
...the position of peripheral veins, helping caregivers locate these veins while they perform the most common invasive medical procedure - venipuncture. built
using AccuVein's expertise in medical device miniaturization and user-intuitive design, the AV300 is the world's first portable, non-contact vein illu...
Walk for Parkinson's Disease Scheduled for Saturday September 19, 2009
... provider of information technology services to businesses and public-sector organizations. Operating in 24 U.S. locations, Sogeti's business model is built
on providing customers with local accountability and vast delivery expertise. Sogeti is a leader in helping clients develop, implement and manage pra...
More Than One in Five 12 to 17-Year-Olds Have Trouble Seeing in Class
...VSP's Eyecare Discovery Center at www.vsp.com and Prevent Blindness America at www.preventblindness.org .
In the last 10 years, VSP has built
a strong relationship with Prevent Blindness America through VSP's Sight for Students program. This partnership has resulted in the referral of over 1...
New InfoLogix M24 Mobile Clinical Assistant Will Enable Hospitals to Access Electronic Medical Records (EMR) Directly at the Point of Care
...d view and capture diagnostic medical images, all directly at the bedside through an ergonomically-designed mobile device.
The InfoLogix M24 is built
upon the Intel(R) mobile clinical assistant reference architecture, which is designed specifically for healthcare and the rigors of the clinical envir...
Brand New Conference on Developing 21st Century Military Medical Capabilities to be Held in Abu Dhabi
solve their business challenges through the sharing of practical industry
solutions and global best practice. In the process, the company has built
formidable reputation for quality and value. During this time, the Middle
East's most progressive companies have benefited from IQPC's unrivalled
House Energy & Commerce Committee Accepts 'Independence at Home' Pilot Program as Amendment During Health Bill Markup
...The "Independence at Home" pilot brings primary care medical services to Medicare beneficiaries with multiple chronic conditions in their homes. It is built
upon high-satisfaction care-coordination models from the Veterans Administration Home Based Care Program that have proved effective in reducing hospit...
Robotics insights through flies' eyes
...the Max-Planck Institute for Neurobiology are exploring how flies manage to apprehend their environment and their own movement so efficiently. They've built
a flight simulator for flies under the leadership of neurobiologist Prof. Alexander Borst. Here, on a wraparound display, the researchers present dive...
Smith & Nephew Highlights Advanced Wound Management Progress
...ant will manufacture ALLEVYN™ adhesive dressings which are used globally to treat conditions such as geriatric and diabetic ulcers. The plant is built
to the highest international standards and specifications, and will employ the same advanced manufacturing processes used by Smith & Nephew global...
Abbott Testifies Before U.S. Congress on Role of Private Sector in Advancing Science Education
... as in other Abbott communities.
In her testimony, Pickus explained that Abbott's approach involves supporting programs that are:
around strong partnerships, with existing educational organizations with proven records of success, such as After School Matters, which helps teens t...
Study Shows Divorced, Widowed Adults Have Increased Health Risks
As one of the nation's leading authorities on women's health, integrative medicine and relationship-centered models of care, Genie James has built
a strong following and an established track record of success as a healthcare consultant, professional speaker, and author.
Genie is the co-founde...
Muskogee Community Hospital Adopts Steril-Aire UVC Lights for Infection Control, Green Benefits
...ent rooms, four operating suites, three procedure rooms, Level IV emergency room and imaging. MCH is the first hospital in Oklahoma to be designed and built
using the science-based Green Guide for Healthcare and the principles of the US Green Building Council's Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design...
BioMed Realty Trust Reports Second Quarter 2009 Operating and Financial Results
...8 million loan for the company's 9865 Towne Centre Drive property which was built
for, and is fully leased to, Illumina, Inc., and which recently received Si...e company's 9865 Towne Centre Drive property in San Diego. The facility was built
for, and is fully leased to, Illumina, Inc., which leases a total of approx...
'It's Still Too Early to Be Popping Champagne Corks' - Expert to Comment on Health Care Reform- House Healthcare Proposal
... The George Washington University
As a health policy researcher, a public policy analyst, and an advocate, Dr. Ku's career has been built
around the effort to understand and improve access to affordable health care for vulnerable populations. Among his areas of expertise are Medicaid, th...
NuVasive to Present at the BMO Capital Markets 9th Annual Focus on Healthcare Conference
...proaches. Having redefined spine surgery with the MAS platform's lateral approach, known as eXtreme Lateral Interbody Fusion, or XLIF(R), NuVasive has built
an entire spine franchise. With nearly 50 products today spanning lumbar, thoracic and cervical applications, the Company will continue to expand and ...
CDC Recognizes Innovative Obesity Prevention and Control Initiatives With Weight of the Nation Awards
...n the places where children live, learn and play. Through its statewide work in schools, childcare, primary care, youth-serving organizations and the built
environment, NHPS has reached more than 100,000 Delaware children with its healthy behavior change initiatives.
This Summer is an Ideal Time for Commercial Real Estate Lease Renewal
...renewing tenant gets shabbier treatment than a new one. Landlords often give new tenants free rent upfront, lower per square foot costs and the space built
out for free." Renewing tenants receive very little, if anything, and are often assured a rent hike. Many astute commercial real estate tenant...