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H. D. Smith Promotes Leadership to Fill Two Senior Roles

SPRINGFIELD, Ill., July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- H. D. Smith recently announced the promotions of Jeff Greer to vice president of sales and Robert ("Bob") Dynek, Jr. to vice president of purchasing and trade relations. These appointments are the latest organizational announcement as the Company strength...

Consumer Reports Poll: Nearly 3 in 10 Hispanics Opted Not to Fill M.D. Script for Cost Reasons

44 percent of Hispanics lack health insurance YONKERS, N.Y., March 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Struggling to meet health care costs, 29 percent of Hispanic adults said they had decided against filling a script for cost reasons, according to a national poll conducted by the Consumer Rep...

BioFit 1Y Takes the Plunge to Fill Undersea Seating Role for NOAA

BioFit Engineered Products, an Ohio-based manufacturer and long-standing leader in the development of ergonomic seating, recently provided the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) with a solution to a unique furnishing challenge it faced within its Florida Keys-based undersea re...

Donating Blood Can Help Fill Your Holiday Stockings

The American Red Cross is raffling a $100 Super Certificate to one lucky donor every day from December 22nd through January 4th 2009 PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With the holiday season in full swing, it's time for family and friends to come together a...

Federal Action Needed to Fill Antibiotic Pipeline, Says the Alliance for the Prudent Use of Antibiotics

BOSTON, June 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Antibiotic resistance is one of the major public health threats of the 21st century and the focus of today's Senate hearing, Emergence of the Superbug: Antimicrobial Resistance in the US. Resistant infections pose a threat to US healthcare's reliance ...

AUDIO from Medialink and Kellogg: Finding Fun Ways to Fill Up With Fiber

NEW YORK, June 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Eating high-fiber foods may not be at the top of your list of fun things to do, but not getting enough fiber in your diet makes having any kind of fun a lot harder in the long run. Here's more on new ways to enjoy upping your fiber intake, while enjoying the b...

Dr. Rainer Feinen to Fill New Post

InterComponentWare Appoints Chief Medical Officer WAYNE, Pa., June 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Rainer Feinen, urologist and medical informatics expert, has been appointed Chief Medical Officer (CMO) for InterComponentWare Inc., a global leader in eHealth networking and communications sol...

Revolutionary New Technique Uses Onyx to Fill Hard-To-Treat Aneurysms

Dr. Demetrius Lopes one of first in country to use new technique CHICAGO, March 26 /PRNewswire/ -- It has been quite a week for aneurysm patient Diane Long, of Homewood, Illinois. On Sunday, she struggled with double vision because of a large aneurysm in her brain compressing a nerve that ...

Ventas Board Names Ronald G. Geary Audit Committee Chair; Appoints Douglas Crocker II to Fill Vacancy on Audit Committee

LOUISVILLE, Ky., Oct. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Ventas, Inc. (NYSE: VTR) ("Ventas" or the "Company") said today that its Board of Directors has appointed Audit and Compliance Committee member Ronald G. Geary to be Chair of that Committee. In addition, the Board appointed Douglas Crocker II, ...

Regence Offers InterM to Fill Gap for the Uninsured

Company offers short-term medical plan for individuals who are between jobs, recent graduates, start-up business owners or others in need PORTLAND, Ore., Sept. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Regence Life and Health Insurance Company offers an affordable, short-term medical solution for uninsured Oregoni...

Task Force Set Up By PM To Fill Up The Healthcare Sector

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh set up a task force to fill up the healthcare sector, which runs shortage of doctors, nurses and lab technicians. The recruitment not only fills // up the void but also give an opportunity to the unemployed. The move is based on the recommendations of a recent repo...

New Tooth Paste Is Here To Fill In Dental Cavities

A Japanese team had invented a synthetic paste that will make dental treatment painless. The paste is made of modified hydroxyapatite // that is almost similar to natural tooth enamel, and can be applied on dental cavities to fill in the gap. Conventionally, when dental caries affects a tooth, ...

Immigration Attorneys Make Immigration Law & Employment Visas Easier for Foreign Workers, U.S. Employers, Corporations and Corporate Counsel

...Letters From The SSA Responding To CIS and DOL Audits To receive our free immigration newsletter and information about future seminars, please fill out the subscription information on our website . Nikki Mehrpoo Jacobson is the founding partner of Jacobson & Han LLP, an internationally ...

Omaha School of Massage Therapy Adds Healthcare Programs, Joins Herzing University, and Changes Name

.... "Now, we'd like to include in our student body those who have passions in other areas of healthcare. This will also give us the opportunity to help fill the increasing need for well-trained medical professionals in the Omaha community." It's that commitment to students and the community that ca...

FDA Approves LIVALO(R) for Primary Hypercholesterolemia and Combined Dyslipidemia

...ephen and Suzanne Weiss Dean of Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York. "LIVALO has very positive attributes that will help continue to fill current unmet needs in the statin market for clinically complex patient populations, such as the elderly, patients with diabetes or patients who take ...

Are Microbes Headed Back to School this Fall?

... HUNTERSVILLE, N.C., Aug. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Are microbes going back to school with your kids this fall? Not if you fill their book bags with school supplies that feature built-in Microban((R)) antimicrobial product protection to help prevent the growth of bacteria that ...

PracticeMatch Releases Results of Recent 'State of the Industry' Survey of Physician Recruiters

...on the recruiting industry as recruiters strive to fill openings. Survey results were compiled between Ma...rise. Physician recruiters are striving to fill opportunities, and for 2009 they report needing to fill an average of 24.7 opportunities per facility - an...

SLAICO Takes the Medicare Supplement Application Online - Eliminating All Paperwork Offline.

...s, the Agent can view the decision online. A "first" for SLAICO, this process is completely done online, eliminating the need for the client to fill out the application and submit it by regular mail to the Agent, or for the Agent to email the application to the client for an eSignature. Thi...

Fastrack Release First Integrated HME Billing, Infusion Pharmacy & Home Care Agency Software in a Microsoft Environment

...he Internet utilizing Citrix Metaframe or Microsoft Terminal Services. Plainview, NY (Vocus) August 1, 2009 -- Expecting to fill a major need in the Home Care industry, FASTRACK HEALTHCARE SYSTEMS announced today the availability of the first integrated DME Billing, Infusion Pha...

March of Dimes Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Genetics 'Short Course'

...th funding from the March of Dimes. Famed geneticist Victor A. McKusick, MD, asked the March of Dimes to fund the two-week summer course intended to fill a gap in existing medical genetics education. The course has evolved and today is a key element of professional development programs that has educated...

Express Scripts Reports Strong Second Quarter Earnings

...&A $25.1 $25.2 $49.7 $49.6 ===== ===== ===== ===== Generic fill Rate Network 69.2% 67.0% 69.1% 66.7% Home Delivery 57.2% 56.8% 57.1% ...

New Spanish-Language Consumer Guides Compare Treatments for Depression, Prostate Cancer and Other Conditions

... in Spanish plays a role in health disparities faced by Hispanics in this country," said AHRQ Director Carolyn M. Clancy, M.D. "It is critical that we fill this gap because many of the nation's 44 million Hispanics need or prefer to get such information in Spanish so they can talk with their doctors about...

Errors in diagnosis of depression lead to over and under diagnosis in primary care

...epression in a rural practice. He or she might see 100 people over five days. If all the people with depression came to see the GP at once, they would fill the surgery for at least half a day. However the hard pressed GP would actually only spot half of these cases and half would be missed. On four days t...

Smoothie King Expansion Signals International Trend Toward Healthy Living

...tious products, with the first store planned to open in 2010. Japan makes sense as the latest Smoothie King market, because there is an opportunity to fill in the market's gap for fruit smoothie options. "Japan has historically been on par with the West for being a nation of early adopters of new p...

Indiana Drug Card to Provide Free Drug Cards to Residents

...ts on prescription drugs. This program has no restrictions on membership, no income requirements, no age limitations, and there are no applications to fill out. Indiana Drug Card is accepted at over 50,000 pharmacy locations across the country. Hoosiers can download a "FREE" card by visiting WWW....

Clear Choice Health Plans Selects Thomson Reuters to Deliver Healthcare Cost Information to Members - and Exceed State Transparency Requirements

...isions and effectively plan for future expenses. After evaluating all our options, we concluded that the Treatment Cost Calculator was the best way to fill this need." The Treatment Cost Calculator is part of the Consumer Advantage(TM) suite of online solutions from Thomson Reuters. About T...

Financing Available for Healthcare Equipment from DRE Medical Equipment

...n be financially damaging to a healthcare facility, reducing its ability to purchase needed medical equipment. To help eligible medical facilities fill needs for medical equipment, DRE is making available financing options for the purchase of new and professionally http;//www.dremed.com [refurbished m...

Union of American Physicians and Dentists: Court Appointee El-Sabaawi Practicing Medicine Without a License?

...ts, who believe the patients need focused, one-on-one care from licensed medical doctors. El-Sabaawi has also done little to recruit psychiatrists to fill the large number of vacant positions at Atascadero State Hospital, leaving patient care in the hands of a rotating cast of highly-paid, short-term med...

Tennessee Drug Card Has Saved Residents Over $7.3 Million

... was launched in May 2007. The program has no restrictions to membership, no income requirements, no age limitations, and there are no applications to fill out. Anyone interested in receiving a free card can visit www.TennesseeDrugCard.com . "We are thrilled to have been able to provide prescri...

Amgen's Second Quarter 2009 Adjusted Earnings Per Share Increased 13 Percent To $1.29

...d 3 percent to $527 million in the second quarter of 2009 versus $512 million in the second quarter of 2008 primarily driven by higher fill and finish costs resulting from lower utilization at our manufacturing facility in Puerto Rico. Research & Development (R&D) ...

Minnesotans to Keynote Materials for Medical Devices Conference

...e University. "Instead, we have created a targeted event focusing on materials, testing, and processing related to medical devices." To fill the knowledge gap between the innovators who design medical devices and the engineers who best understand materials and their capabilities, ASM launch...

Health Robotics Announces American Joint Venture With i.v.SOFT

...ghput, reduce waste, and contain costs. About i.v.SOFT: i.v.SOFT is a privately-held Delaware [USA] based corporation with the vision to fill the industry void of automating the control of I.V. Medications from the time the patient is scheduled for infusion to the point where IV Administrati...

As the Government Continues to Work Toward Health Care Reform, Medtipster is Providing a Free Solution to Rising Health Care Costs for Americans Right Now

... Americans have taken dangerous measures that can harm their health in order to cut costs, including skipping doses, cutting pills in half, failing to fill a prescription or sharing a prescription. As more and more Americans are struggling to cope with the rising cost of healthcare, a new online company...

AstraZeneca Expands Prescription Savings Program

...an 30 years, AstraZeneca has offered patient assistance programs side-by-side with its medicines. In 2008, AstraZeneca helped more than 440,000 people fill 2.7 million prescriptions resulting in $612 million of savings to patients. AstraZeneca provides free or low-cost medicines to patients throu...

MedVance Institute To Offer New High-Demand Courses

...resident John Hopkins. "Following our mission to prepare candidates for shortages in healthcare and its allied fields, we developed these programs to fill the increasing need for trained specialists in these areas." The cardiovascular technology program initially will be offered at MedVance's St...

Free Drug Card Has Saved Washington Residents $2.6 Million

...s launched in August, 2008. The program has no restrictions to membership, no income requirements, no age limitations and there are no applications to fill out. Anyone interested in receiving a free card can visit www.WashingtonDrugCard.com . Washington Drug Card was launched to help the unin...

Medfusion Acquires Medem's iHealth Services

...ts, prescription renewals, filling out paperwork … even conducting "e-visits." The days of being handed a clipboard with paperwork to fill out in the doctor's office - 30 minutes before a patient visit - are long gone. Virtually any type of communication between practice and patient is no...

Parental Stress Boosts Kids' Asthma Risk

...tudy started. Over three years, the researchers tracked whether or not the children developed asthma. In addition, the researchers had the parents fill out a questionnaire that measured stress. The questionnaire asked the child's mother about whether she felt in control of her life and whether she fel...

The Secrets to Staying Beautiful; Making the Most of Your Beauty Budget

...he obvious benefits: "Your skin is on display at all times. The result of aesthetic injections such as Restylane ((R))(2) and Perlane ((R))(3) is to fill moderate to severe facial wrinkles and folds for a face that looks younger. Perlane (3), is designed for deeper injection (deep dermis to superficial...

The Secrets to Staying Beautiful; Making the Most of Your Beauty Budget

...he obvious benefits: "Your skin is on display at all times. The result of aesthetic injections such as Restylane ((R))(2) and Perlane ((R))(3) is to fill moderate to severe facial wrinkles and folds for a face that looks younger. Perlane (3), is designed for deeper injection (deep dermis to superficial...
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