Electronic Forms Management Suite from Access Delivers Admissions Efficiency at Laughlin Memorial Hospital
Patient Flow System gives staff members more time with patients and speeds clinical and admissions processes by eliminating the constraints of paper forms
Sulphur Springs, TX (PRWEB) July 31, 2009 -- When administrators at Laughlin Memorial Hospital in Greeneville, Te...
Memory Forms at 30 Weeks in the Womb
Study finds fetuses showed short-term memory of 10 minutes at this stage in development
WEDNESDAY, July 15 (HealthDay News) -- Fetuses that are only 30 weeks old may already possess short-term memory, Dutch researchers report.
"This is the next step into a better insight in the deve...
KV Pharmaceutical Forms Licensing Partnership with Gedeon Richter
ST. LOUIS and BUDAPEST, Hungary, June 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- KV Pharmaceutical Company (NYSE: KVa/KVb) today announced that it has entered into an agreement with Gedeon Richter, Plc. of Budapest, Hungary, and jointly with Gedeon Richter USA for licensing rights to certain of KV's technologie...
Genaera Corporation Board of Directors Dissolves Corporation and Forms Liquidating Trust
PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa., June 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Genaera Corporation ("the Company") (Nasdaq: GENR ) today announced that the Company's Board of Directors voted to dissolve the Company. At a Special Meeting of Stockholders held on June 4, 2009, the Company's stockholders approved a Plan...
Clearly Contacts Forms Strategic Marketing Alliance with Stockhouse
Two Vancouver based online powerhouses, Clearly Contacts ( www.ClearlyContacts.ca ) and Stockhouse ( www.Stockhouse.com ), are pleased to announce the formation of a strategic marketing alliance between the two companies.
Vancouver, British Columbia (PRWEB) June 1, 2009...
Two Drugs Safe for Rare Forms of Kidney Cancer
Early trial suggests efficacy against malignancies that don't respond to other drugs
SUNDAY, May 31 (HealthDay News) -- Using a combination of the drugs temsirolimus (Torisel) and Bryostatin appears to be safe in patients with metastatic kidney cancer, according to early data from 25 p...
Paul Capital Healthcare to Participate in Panel on Non-Traditional Forms of Financing
NEW YORK and ATLANTA, May 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Paul Capital Healthcare today announced that New York-based partner, John Leone, will participate in a panel on non-traditional forms
of financing at the 2009 BIO International Convention. Designed to familiarize participants with how to evaluate non-d...
Bipartisan Coalition Forms to Call for Chronic Disease to be Key Focus of Health Reform in Indiana and Nationally
Over 3.6 million cases of seven common chronic diseases were reported in Indiana in 2003
Reform Needed to Address Health Costs and Economic Loss Caused by this Crisis
INDIANAPOLIS, May 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading experts and organizations in the health care, business, faith and...
Practicing Clinicians Exchange Forms Partnership With Restless Legs Syndrome Foundation
STAMFORD, Conn., May 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Practicing Clinicians Exchange (PCE) has formed a partnership with the Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS) Foundation to provide continuing education programs to nurse practitioners (NPs) and physician assistants (PAs) throughout the United States.
Medical Community Reacts to Obama and Congressional Plans to Approve Generic Forms of Biologic Medicines
National Press Club Event to Highlight Patient Safety and Discuss Policy Recommendations for Moving Forward
WASHINGTON, April 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Obama administration's goal of expanding the availability of generic forms
of biologic drugs - and a variety of congressional effor...
Patient Movement Forms in Opposition to FDA Position that the Patient's Own Stem Cells are Drugs
A patient movement, called Safe Stem Cells NOW! was formed in response to the FDA's position that the patient's own adult stem cells are drugs and should be regulated as such. The patient group believes that this misclassification of adult stem cells will dramatically slow the availability of th...
Bipartisan Coalition Forms to Call for Chronic Disease to be Key Focus of Health Reform in Connecticut and Nationally
Chronic Disease Costs Connecticut $12.9 Billion in Lost Productivity and $3.3 Billion in Treatment Costs, Totaling $16.2 Billion Annually
Reform Needed to Address Health Costs and Economic Loss Caused by this Crisis
HARTFORD, Conn., April 8 /PRNewswire/ -- -Health experts and s...
Bipartisan CT Coalition Forms to Fight Spiraling Health Care Costs
Aims to Draw Attention to Connecticut's Growing Burden of Chronic Disease and Promote Reform Needed to Address Health Costs and Economic Loss Caused by Crisis
HARTFORD, Conn., April 6 /PRNewswire/ -- National and state health care experts, civic leaders, and business owners are joining to lau...
N30 Pharma Forms Scientific Advisory Board
BOULDER, Colo., April 6 /PRNewswire/ -- N30 Pharma today announced the formation of its Scientific Advisory Board, or SAB. The purpose of the SAB is to assist the company in the design and execution of its discovery and development programs across cardiopulmonary medicine and Nitric Oxide (NO) an...
GTSI Forms Strategic Business Unit Around its Burgeoning Healthcare Solutions Practice
Expanded Team to Leverage Extensive Experience in Healthcare to Provide Comprehensive IT Infrastructure Solutions for Government and Commercial Patient-Focused Facilities
HERNDON, Va., April 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- GTSI (R) Corp. (Nasdaq: GTSI ), an enterprise IT infrastructure solution...
Doctors at Henry Ford Health System Treat Ovarian, Prostate, Lung, and Other Forms of Cancer Using Novalis Tx(TM) Platform for Image-Guided Radiosurgery
Non-invasive treatments make it possible for some cancer patients to avoid the risks of surgery
DETROIT, April 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Feeling robust and energetic, Marianne Henn, 68, was on her way to Florida to escape the Michigan cold. She had completed a course of stereotac...
Convenient Care Association Forms Round-Table for Health Systems Operating Convenient Care Clinics
Increasing Number of Health Systems Operating Retail-Based Care
PHILADELPHIA, March 16 /PRNewswire/ -- As the number of convenient care clinics across the country steadily increases, more and more hospitals and health systems are exploring this relatively new health care trend. Due to the...
Governor Rendell Forms Food Safety Council to Protect Public Health, Food Supply
Agriculture and Health Secretaries to Chair Advisory Council
HARRISBURG, Pa., Feb. 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- To provide better oversight of Pennsylvania's food supply from the field to the dinner table, Governor Edward G. Rendell today announced the formation of the new Governor's Food ...
Practicing Clinicians Exchange Forms Partnership With National Fibromyalgia Association
STAMFORD, Conn., Feb. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Practicing Clinicians Exchange (PCE) has formed a partnership with the National Fibromyalgia Association (NFA) to provide continuing education programs to nurse practitioners (NPs) and physician assistants (PAs) throughout the United States in 2009.
Practicing Clinicians Exchange Forms Partnership with CDC
STAMFORD, Conn., Feb. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Practicing Clinicians Exchange (PCE) has formed a partnership with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to provide immunization continuing education programs to nurse practitioners (NPs) and physician assistants (PAs) throughout the United St...
Home Care Franchise Forms Strategic Partnership with Google(TM)
PALO ALTO, Calif., Jan. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Home Care Assistance has
partnered with a dedicated team at Google(TM) to ensure that franchisees
achieve consistently high rankings in sponsored and organic searches for home
care services over the Internet. This strategy that delivers thousands of
North Carolina Company Announces First Chronic Pain Control Unit Combining Two Most Used Forms of Electrotherapy For Chronic Pain - Tens & Interferential
Portable device can be used in home, rather than hospital, and can be worn for treatment anytime, anywhere, including work.
(PRWEB) January 13, 2009 -- MedFaxx has announced the release of the first FDA approved, insurance reimbursable unit that combines the most used...
Patient consent forms should educate not intimidate
It's time patient consent forms
came back full circle to a tool for patient education, rather than the waiver of liability they have become. The original purpose of the consent forms
was for a surgeon or doctor to inform the patient of common or serious risks associated with the procedure to be pe...
Haas TCM Inc. Forms PCM Solutions, LLC, a Joint Venture With Nalco Company, to Provide Chemical Management Services (CMS) to the Process Industries
WEST CHESTER, Pa., Dec. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Haas TCM Inc. of West Chester, PA announces today that it has formed a joint venture named PCM Solutions, LLC, with Nalco Company to provide chemical management services (CMS) to customers in the process industries, such as chemical and petrochemica...
The St. John-Clark Pain Treatment Center Forms Manual Therapy 'Dream Team'
Kevin Wade, LMT, CINT, has joined the staff at the St. John-Clark Pain Treatment Center in Clearwater, Fl. Acclaimed therapists Paul St. John, Randall Clark, Tracy Alan Jones, Brunella Lucchi and strength and conditioning specialist Eirik Kydland form the rest of the clinic's dream team. From c...
Novel Treatments Demonstrate Improvements in Overall Survival and Response Rates in Difficult-To-Treat Forms of Leukemia and Lymphoma
SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The use of dexamethasone early in the treatment of children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia, the most common type of childhood cancer, may help reduce the risk of relapse according to study results being presented in a press conference on Saturday...
TEAC Forms Strategic Alliance With SST Group, Inc. to Distribute Its Next Generation Medical Disc Publishing Systems Into Medical Market
MONTEBELLO, Calif., Nov. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- TEAC, a premier manufacturer of Disc Publishing Products, announces its alliance with SST Group, Inc., to distribute its next generation medical disc publishing systems into the medical market.
TEAC's Medical Disc Publishing Systems are fourth g...
Tigermed Forms Strategic Partnerships With Leading CROs in Russia and South Korea
HANGZHOU, China, Nov. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Tigermed Consulting Co., Ltd., a
leading Contract Research Organization (CRO) in China, announced that it has
established strategic partnerships with two leading CROs, OCT in Russia and
LSK in Korea respectively to integrate resources for the expansion and
STAAR Surgical Forms Team of Leading Ophthalmic Surgeons to Study the Use of Collamer(R) Material for Accommodating Intraocular Lenses
MONROVIA, Calif., Nov. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- STAAR Surgical Company
(Nasdaq: STAA ) today announced the creation of a team of leading ophthalmic
surgeons, CAST (Collamer(R) Accommodating Study Team), to work with the
Company in a collaborative effort in evaluating the accommodative proper...
Savient's Board of Directors Forms a Board Committee to Oversee the Regulatory and Pre-Launch Activities for Pegloticase
Christopher Clement Resigns; Board Appoints Paul Hamelin as President
EAST BRUNSWICK, N.J., Nov. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Savient Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: SVNT ) today announced that its Board of Directors has formed a BLA Oversight Committee ("the Committee")to oversee the re...
MEDRAD Multi Vendor Service Forms Alliance with Wetsco
Ultrasound repair providers join forces to provide superior customer care
WARRENDALE, Pa., Nov. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- MEDRAD, Inc., Multi Vendor
Service announced today that it will form a strategic alliance with Wetsco,
one of the most respected leaders in the ultrasound transducer repair
Quintet of proteins forms new, early-warning blood test before heart attack strikes
(Sunday Morning Program, Presentation #183, Room #283-285, Ernest N. Morial Convention Center)
A team of Johns Hopkins biochemists has identified a mixed bag of five key proteins out of thousands secreted into blood draining from the heart's blood vessels that may together or in certain quantit...
DW Healthcare Partners Forms Best in Class Organization with ClinPro Inc. and Pacific Data Designs, LLC
SALT LAKE CITY, Nov. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- DW Healthcare Partners ("DWHP")
today announced completion of an investment in Pacific Data Designs, LLC
("PDD") and ClinPro Inc. Both companies are experienced contract research
organizations ("CROs") supporting the pharmaceutical, biotechnology,
Cain & Associates Forms Strategic Partnership With JDA eHealth Systems, Inc.
PHOENIX, Nov. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Arizona-based Cain and Associates (C&A)
( http://www.cainandassociates.com/JDA ) announced the formation of a
tactical alliance with JDA eHealth Systems, Inc. of Lisle, Illinois. Under
terms of the agreement, JDA eHealth Systems will now be able to offer C&A's
Expeditive Forms Strategic Alliance With Halcyon Search Solutions
PRINCETON, N.J., Nov. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Expeditive
(http://www.expeditive.com ), a leading provider of interim revenue cycle staffing
has forged a strategic alliance with Halcyon Search Solutions, a
specialized healthcare recruitment firm.
James Yarsinsky, CPAM, president of Expeditive made...
Prasco to Distribute Generic Forms of Dorzolamide Hydrochloride-Timolol Maleate and Dorzolamide Hydrochloride Ophthalmic Solutions (Comparable to Merck's COSOPT(R) and TRUSOPT(R) Ophthalmic Solutions)
MASON, Ohio, Oct. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Prasco announced today it has
begun shipping generic forms
of Dorzolamide Hydrochloride-Timolol Maleate
and Dorzolamide Hydrochloride Ophthalmic Solutions, comparable to Merck's
COSOPT(R) and TRUSOPT(R).
AMD Global Telemedicine, Inc. Forms Telemedicine Design Group
AMD Global Telemedicine has recently expanded in an effort to strategically engage clients globally. AMD seeks to deepen its service offerings to its existing installation base of 5,100 sites in 74 countries.
North Chelmsford, MA (PRWEB) October 28, 2008 -- Telemedicine...
deCODE Launches deCODE BreastCancer(TM), a Genetic Test to Screen for Risk of the Common Forms of Breast Cancer
Enables women to understand whether they may benefit from more
intensive screening, monitoring or preventive drug therapy
REYKJAVIK, Iceland, Oct. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- deCODE genetics
(Nasdaq: DCGN ) today announced the launch of deCODE BreastCancer(TM), a new
tool for assessing risk ...
Jackson Healthcare Forms New Operating Company to Acquire and Manage Hospitals
Gary Bell named President of Jackson Hospital Affiliates
Alpharetta, GA (PRWEB) September 29, 2008 -- www.jacksonhealthcare.com [Jackson Healthcare] (JH), an Atlanta based healthcare staffing and technology firm, has created a new hospital company. The purpose of the J...
Vgo Software First to Convert Oracle Forms to Oracle ADF v11
MANCHESTER, Conn., Sept. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Vgo Software, Inc., a
leading provider of client-server modernization solutions, today announces
their success in becoming the first in the world to automate the
modernization of Oracle Forms
to ADF v11 for customer Mednet International
(MNI), an int...