Germgard's New Room-Temperature Surgical Instrument Sterilizer Achieves Total Cycle Time of Three Minutes
DOVER, N.J., Aug. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Germgard Lighting LLC, a New Jersey-based medical technology company, has demonstrated a breakthrough advancement of its gas-based, room-temperature surgical instrument sterilization system.
An independent testing laboratory is consistently achi...
Omega Medical Solutions Selects Allscripts Practice Management and Allscripts Payerpath Revenue Cycle Management
CHICAGO and MYRTLE BEACH, S.C., July 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Allscripts (Nasdaq: MDRX ) announced today that Omega Medical Solutions, a Myrtle Beach, SC-based medical billing and consulting agency, has selected Allscripts Practice Management and Allscripts Payerpath(TM) claims management sol...
VIDEO: Perot Systems Launches Xcelys(TM) for Revenue Cycle Management
New capability to help hospitals increase cash flow and reduce costs
PLANO, Texas, June 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Perot Systems Corporation (NYSE: PER ) ( www.perotsystems.com ) today launched Xcelys(TM) for Revenue Cycle
Management (RCM), a software platform that will allow the compan...
Duke University Health System Chooses SSI for Revenue Cycle Claims Management
MOBILE, Ala., June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- The SSI Group, Inc. (SSI) announced their success in being selected as a primary vendor for Duke University Health System (DUHS) and its affiliated hospitals for a revenue cycle
claims management solution. The contract names SSI as the primary supplier of cla...
Perot Systems to Supply Revenue Cycle Solutions to Amerinet Members Nationwide
Agreement to extend Perot Systems' RCS advantages of increased cash flows and cost reductions to 32,000 acute care and alternate care providers
PLANO, Texas, May 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Amerinet, a leading national healthcare group purchasing organization and Perot Systems Corporation (N...
Extra support helps obese women cycle to and from work
Increased daily exercise can prevent diabetes and cardiovascular disease in obese women, but getting started and maintaining new habits is a challenge. A new study by researchers at the Swedish medical university Karolinska Institutet shows that extra support and encouragement can help more women ...
Dr. Gunther von Hagens 'HUMAN SAGA' Project Presents Sexuality and Reproduction in New Exhibit, The Cycle of Life.
BERLIN, May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Anatomist, Dr. Gunther von Hagens, creator of the BODY WORLDS exhibitions, who set out three years ago to present the human saga in its entirety, introduced the latest volume in his "HUMAN SAGA" project this week.
Downey Regional Medical Center Partners With Cymetrix to Implement Revenue Cycle Solutions
IRVINE and DOWNEY, Calif., April 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Downey Regional Medical Center (DRMC) has signed an agreement to outsource its patient financial services to Cymetrix. Under the terms of the partnership, Cymetrix will manage all operations of the DRMC patient financial services function, from ...
Female hormone cycle affects knee joints
New research from the Faculty of Kinesiology at the University of Calgary has found a connection between the laxity of a woman's knee joint and her monthly hormone cycle.
The research project a collaboration between kinesiology, engineering and health sciences researchers has found that not a...
The Christ Hospital Selects Perot Systems for Revenue Cycle Solutions
Healthcare provider to expand relationship with healthcare technology solutions provider
PLANO, Texas, April 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Christ Hospital (TCH) and Perot Systems Corporation (NYSE: PER ) ( www.perotsystems.com ) today announced an agreement in which Perot Systems will ...
Siemens Unveils New Enhancements to its Revenue Cycle Solution Soarian Financials at HIMSS 2009
Workflow-driven solution helps providers streamline revenue cycle
management, maximize revenue realization, and supports provider initiatives to enhance the patient experience
CHICAGO, April 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Siemens ( www.siemens.com/healthcare ) today announced enhancemen...
InSight Health Services Holdings Corp. and Perot Systems Corporation Announce Seven-Year Revenue Cycle Management Agreement
Agreement to Enhance InSight's RCM Capabilities
PLANO, Texas and LAKE FOREST, Calif., March 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- InSight Health Services Holdings Corp. (OTC Bulletin Board: ISGT) ("InSight") has, through a subsidiary, entered into a seven-year agreement with Perot Systems Corporat...
Break the Cycle Releases '2009 State-By-State Teen Dating Violence Report Card'
Nearly Half of States Fail to Make a Passing Grade in Protecting Victims of Teen Dating Abuse, Receiving a D or F
LOS ANGELES , March 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Break the Cycle
( www.breakthecycle.org ), the nation's leading non-profit teen dating violence prevention organization, today...
Mobile Emergency Group Implements DST Health Solutions' Revenue Cycle Management Outsourcing Services
Services Include Coding, Billing, Reimbursement and Disaster Recovery for Large Emergency Physician Staffing Practice in Mobile
BIRMINGHAM, Ala., March 16 /PRNewswire/ -- DST Health Solutions today announced that Mobile Emergency Group, P.C., has successfully implemented its revenue cycle...
Perot Systems Ranked #1 Revenue Cycle Manager by Healthcare Providers
Perot Systems receives top ranking in Revenue Cycle
Management category of client-based survey
PLANO, Texas, Feb. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- For the second consecutive year, Perot Systems Corporation (NYSE: PER ) ( www.perotsystems.com ) has received the #1 ranking in several categories...
ConnextionsHealth Introduces Member Transition Services to Assist Health Plans in Efforts to Retain Members During Life Cycle Changes
Health insurers lose billions each year: Failing to retain plan members who leave due to early retirement, termination and loss of benefits.
Orlando, FL (Vocus) December 15, 2008 -- ConnextionsHealth today announced the creation of its Member Transition Services® - ...
Hyperion Therapeutics Completes Phase 2 Data Analysis and Schedules End of Phase 2 Meeting With FDA for HPN-100 in the Chronic Treatment of Urea Cycle Disorders
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Nov. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Hyperion
Therapeutics, Inc. today reported completion of data analysis for its Phase
2 clinical trial designed to evaluate the safety, tolerability and ammonia
scavenging effects of HPN-100 versus BUPHENYL(R) (sodium phenylbutyrate),
Americans United for Life Assesses State Ballot Initiative Outcomes, Predicts Regrouping and Strong Comeback in Next Election Cycle for Life Issues
CHICAGO, Nov. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Americans United for Life
(AUL) today released analysis of the results of yesterday's life-related
ballot initiatives. The election saw pro-life ballot initiatives on
abortion defeated in California, Colorado, and South Dakota while
Photos: Perot Systems Expands Healthcare Market Initiatives with Launch of Revenue Cycle Solutions Ad Campaign
PLANO, Texas, Sept. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Perot Systems
Corporation (NYSE: PER ) today announced the launch of an expanded market
initiative to help meet increasing demand for one of the company's most
popular and successful healthcare industry IT services offerings: Revenue
eRx Network to Provide Transaction Processing and Revenue Cycle Management Services to Rite Aid
Rite Aid to exclusively use eRx Network Medicare Part B transaction processing services in its stores nationwide
FORT WORTH, Texas, Aug. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- eRx Network, LLC, a leading
provider of electronic transaction services to the retail pharmacy
industry, announced today th...
TransUnion and Benchmark Revenue Management Partner to Deliver Comprehensive Revenue Cycle Offering
CHICAGO and SAN DIEGO, July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- TransUnion and Benchmark
Revenue Management announced today a partnership that will allow hospitals
to provide better financial avenues to patients seeking assistance. The
collaboration will marry TransUnion's patented healthcare revenue cycle
H5N1 Virus Replikin Gene Counts Indicate a New More Virulent Influenza Cycle Has Begun
Replikins Ltd. has found that H5N1 virus replikin peak gene counts in 2007 in Hong Kong, Russia, Indonesia, Vietnam and Israel indicate that a new replikin cycle
has begun. The mean replikin count exceeded the maximum of the previous cycle
identified by the company. Although several conditions ar...
BancTec and Enterprise Bank & Trust Partner to Deliver Revenue Cycle Management for Healthcare Providers
BancTec's RemitCycle 360(TM) business process outsourcing (BPO) solution forms core of end-to-end claims entry, processing and administration services
DALLAS, June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- BancTec, a global provider of advanced,
high volume document and payment process...
Perot Systems and Sinai Health System Extend Revenue Cycle Solutions Contract
Company to Improve Cash Recovery & Billing Efforts for Chicago Area hospitals
PLANO, Texas, May 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Perot Systems (NYSE:
PER) today announced that Sinai Health System, located in Chicago,
Illinois, has extended its relationship with the ...
Westchester Cycle Club Awards Consumers Union Staffer Karin Weisburgh Commuter of the Year
YONKERS, N.Y., May 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Karin Weisburgh,
senior research analyst at Consumers Union, the nonprofit publisher of
Consumer Reports magazine, was named Westchester Cycle
Club Bike Commuter
of the Year at CU's Yonkers headquarters today.
Ms. Weisburgh commutes 10 miles e...
ESA contributes to ocean carbon cycle research
The Earths oceans play a vital role in the carbon cycle, making it imperative that we understand marine biological activity enough to predict how our planet will react to the extra 25 000 million tonnes of carbon dioxide humans are pumping into the atmosphere annually.
The colour of oceanic sea...
More Cowbell! To end ALS, Riders of the Tri-State Trek Cycle 270 Miles - Making Noise and Raising Money!
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., April 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hundreds of
bicyclists are expected to participate in the sixth annual Tri-State Trek,
a three-day fundraising ride starting in Newton, Massachusetts and
finishing in White Plains, New York, this July 18-20. The event and its
Perot Systems Selected to Implement Revenue Cycle Solution for New York Downtown Hospital
Healthcare IT Services Leader to Provide Revenue Cycle
Solutions for Historic, 150 Year-Old Institution
PLANO, Texas, April 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Perot Systems
Corporation (NYSE: PER ) today announced a new seven-year Revenue Cycle
Solutions agreement with New York ...
Siemens Signs New Revenue Cycle Management Customers
Healthcare Institutions Sign on for Soarian Financials and Other Revenue Cycle
ORLANDO, Fla., Feb. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- As revenue cycle
continues to be a pain point for the healthcare industry, many institutions
turned to innovative solution...
Keane Wins Revenue Cycle Management Implementation With Mount Sinai Hospital of Queens
Keane EZ-Access Patcom to Streamline Hospital's Operations and Revenue Cycle
SAN RAMON, Calif., Feb. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Keane, Inc., a $1
billion-plus global services firm that specializes in enabling
transformation of its clients' business and IT functions, to...
Perot Systems and Oakwood Healthcare Deliver Advanced Technology & Revenue Cycle Solutions to Physicians
Perot Systems Implementing NextGen(R) Suite of Integrated Electronic Medical Records and Practice Management Applications
PLANO, Texas, Feb. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Today Perot Systems
Corporation (NYSE: PER ) and Oakwood Healthcare announced their newly
implemented revenue cy...
Columbus Regional Hospital Selects TransUnion's Healthcare Revenue Cycle Platform to Improve Its Emergency Department's Registration Process and Reduce Bad Debt
CHICAGO, Feb. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Columbus Regional Hospital, located in
Columbus, Ind., has selected TransUnion's Healthcare Revenue Cycle
(HRCP) to help reduce bad debt typically resulting from medical bills sent
to wrong addresses.
"We are servicing more and more patients in our e...
EMH Regional Medical Center Selects TransUnion's Healthcare Revenue Cycle Platform to Help Reduce Its Bad Debt
CHICAGO, Jan. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- EMH Regional Healthcare System has
selected TransUnion's Healthcare Revenue Cycle
Platform (HRCP) to help
address increasing bad debt and streamline administration of its charity
The EMH Regional Healthcare System is a 434-bed, non-profit hospita...
Linguamatics and 81qd Sign Multi-Year Collaboration in Knowledge Discovery for Product Life Cycle Management
- Linguamatics I2E provides knowledge discovery capabilities to inform 81qd's health care consultancy services
- Multi-year collaboration for NLP-based literature search and mining
CAMBRIDGE, England, and NEW YORK, Jan. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Linguamatics
Ltd, the leader in natu...
Concuity Announces New Release of ClearContracts(TM) for Revenue Cycle Management
Concuity's ClearContracts 7.2 further Improves Revenue Cycle
Management with Increased Contract Analysis and Negotiation Capabilities
VERNON HILLS, Ill., and DUBLIN, Ireland, Nov. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/
-- Concuity, a healthcare division of Trintech (Nasdaq: TTPA ) and a leading
Medsphere & Keane Join Forces to Provide Healthcare Enterprises With Integrated Electronic Health Record & Revenue Cycle Management Systems
Total Solution Provides Best-of-Suite Technology, Streamlines Implementations
SAN RAMON, Calif. and ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Oct. 23 /PRNewswire/ --
Medsphere Systems Corporation and Keane, Inc. today announced a strategic
partnership designed to provide hospitals a...
CareTech Solutions Executive to Conduct Presentation on Creating a Healthy Revenue Cycle at AHIMA Convention and Exhibit
Participants to Learn Strategies for Building Better Relationships between
Hospitals' Coding and Patient Financial Services Departments to Positively Impact the Bottom Line
PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- CareTech Solutions, an information
technology (IT) and healt...
Marlabs in the Top 10 BPO Healthcare Revenue Cycle Management Companies
EDISON, N.J., Sept. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Marlabs, Inc. has been named by
the Brown-Wilson Group to the Black Book of Outsourcing list of Top 10 BPO
healthcare revenue cycle
management companies. In 2007, over 117,000 invitations were issued to outsourcing users and
decision makers globally, garn...
Surrogacy and Egg Donation Seminar with Free Egg Donation Cycle
"California has long been regarded as the most surrogacy and egg donation friendly state in the United States. Our goal is to help heterosexual couples, gay couples and individuals worldwide realize their dream of a family. When we contacted some of Southern California's finest surrogacy an...
Carnegie Mellon algorithm charts evolution of genetic networks during fruit fly life cycle
PITTSBURGHA new algorithm developed by Carnegie Mellon University computer scientists has revealed for the first time how genetic networks in the fruit fly, Drosophila melanogaster, evolve during the insect's life cycle.
Scientists have known that the relationships between fruit fly genes change...