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Coalition for Quality & Patient Safety of Chicagoland PSO Taps ECRI Institute PSO for Patient Safety Support

PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa., May 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- ECRI Institute Patient Safety Organization (PSO) is pleased to announce an agreement with the Coalition for Quality & Patient Safety (CQPS) of Chicagoland PSO to provide patient safety data collection, reporting, and analysis. The Chicag...

CVS/pharmacy and CENTURY 21(R) Team Up With Easter Seals Around Chicagoland

CHICAGO, June 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Two members of Easter Seals national corporate partner family -- CVS/pharmacy and Century 21 Real Estate LLC -- are partnering across the Chicagoland area to bring value to consumers, and to Easter Seals. From now until June 15, consumers visiting any Chicagol...

Plain White T's to Headline Lake Effect Benefit for Rainbow Hospice and Palliative Care at Palmer House, Friday, August 28th

...Care is a non-profit, community-based organization that serves the terminally ill and their families, as well as those facing loss in the six-county chicagoland area. In addition to a performance by the Plain White T's , the ticket price includes performances by Chicago blues artist Melvin Taylor ...

Resurrection Health Care Primary Stroke Care Programs Awarded Accreditation from Joint Commission

... Certification, Joint Commission. Now, a patient anywhere in the chicagoland area with stroke signs and symptoms can be assessed and treated efficie...avioral health programs and other services are conveniently located in many chicagoland neighborhoods. Resurrection Health Care is a not-for-profit Catholic organ...

Lexington Health Care Names New Chief Executive Officer

... employ more than 2,500 full and part time people and provide immeasurable value to the communities we serve. All of the facilities are located in the chicagoland suburbs, providing management and ownership daily opportunities for ongoing involvement and support. For more information, visit www.lexingtonhealt...

Resurrection Medical Center Among Top 5% of Hospitals Nationwide for Women's Health

...sing homes, retirement communities, home health services, behavioral health programs and numerous outpatient services are conveniently located in many chicagoland neighborhoods. Resurrection Health Care is a not-for-profit Catholic organization sponsored by the Sisters of the Holy Family of Nazareth a...

Giant Bugs Invade Wrigley Field

...s part of the campaign to educate the community about the benefits of probiotics, the friendly bacteria or "good bugs" will be popping up all over the chicagoland area this summer. Lifeway Foods, recently named Fortune Small Business' 49th Fastest Growing Small Business, is America's leading supplier of th...

Novo Nordisk Launches Twitter Page with Race Car Driver Charlie Kimball

...ay (Sparta, KY): August 1. Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course (Lexington, OH): August 9 Sonoma Grand Prix at Infineon Raceway (Sonoma, CA): August 23 chicagoland Speedway (Joliet, IL): August 29 Homestead-Miami Speedway (Homestead, FL): October 9 The prescribing information for Levemir® and NovoLog...

AthletiCo Opens 52nd Physical Therapy Center in South Elgin

... to many professional teams, performing arts companies, endurance programs, golf associations, volleyball clubs, high schools, colleges, and events in chicagoland and Central Illinois. AthletiCo provides orthopedic rehabilitation including physical and occupational therapy, work rehabilitation, performing ar...

Gain Entry to the Closed 2009 Chicago Marathon by Joining Susan G. Komen's Marathon for the Cure(R)

...gistration for the 2009 Chicago Marathon is officially closed, and the only way to gain entry now is to join a non-profit team with availability. The chicagoland Area Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure(R) invites marathon runners to help them move miles closer to a world without Breast Cancer by joining ...
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Research Study Demonstrates Prolonged Benefit of Fitness Program for Bladder Control & Sexual Function in Women

...visory Board. Headquartered in Chicago, Women's Health Foundation programs can now to found in Denver, Boston, Anchorage, Bethesda, and throughout the chicagoland area, with further expansion slated for early 2008. ...
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Shell Provides Consumers Gasoline Industry's First Pay By Touch Technology at the Pump

...ayment method Shell Oil Products US is piloting in chicagoland starting this week. Shell is the first gasoline re...t technology. Shell is piloting Pay By Touch at 10 chicagoland retail locations.* "What's easier than paying at ...nts or voice patterns, and is already popular with chicagoland shoppers. They have been paying for groceries with...
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Angel groups in Chicagoland beginning to sprout

In prior columns, I have addressed the incredible need for early (and I mean very early) stage funding in the Midwest as well as the emergence over the last few years of a number of early stage (including seed) venture groups and angel groups. Last week, fellow ePrairie columnist Darrel Dvor...

Chicago LASIK Specialist Parag A. Majmudar, M.D. Joins LASIK and Refractive Surgeons Directory at Trusted LASIK Surgeons

...efractive surgery procedures from consumer in search of the best vision correction care in their city. Dr. Majmudar's treats patients from the entire chicagoland area, including the Loop, the Gold Coast, the North Shore, and the Northwest and Western Suburbs. He has also seen referrals from neighboring Indiana...

Amazing Treatment Relieves Serious Back Pain Without Dangerous Drugs, Injections or Surgery!

...ock says, "I enable people to live longer using non-invasive techniques without the use of drugs, injections or surgery." Dr. Flock has treated many chicagoland residents offering them a solution to their severe low back and leg pain. Patients from Florida to California and as far away as Lima, Peru have sough...

Motorola Canopy Mushrooms to Libertyville, Ill.

... With chicagoland communities includnig Palatine and Waukegan already on the Canopy bandwagon, the Libertyville wireless network is currently being deployed and will be...

ePrairie Uncovers 80 Biotech Companies in Illinois

...e updated shortly to reflect above updates) Location of companies: As would be expected, most of the companies (66) are in Chicago or the chicagoland suburbs versus downstate Illinois (six). The largest cluster of companies (27) is in the Chicago Technology Park, which is either directly in its...

Abbott Executive Jim Tyree Takes IBIO Helm

... Baxter and numerous life sciences companies that have sprouted up in the chicagoland area. This interest in linking up small and large companies in the area...(CBN) in 1997, which was the first biotech organization in the area. CBN, a chicagoland organization, sought to bring together emerging companies and academia unde...

The Top 10 Musts That Should Be in Your Business Survival Kit

...h I prefer to have informally over a good cup of espresso, can foster new ideas and identify innovative solutions to problems. Jason Felger at the chicagoland Entrepreneurial Center recommends that business owners have a strong network of people. This should at the very least consist of a lawyer, banker ...

How to get through tech-sector networking events alive

...w to back off from the too-friendly networker: He: Say, Sam! How have you been since I saw you? You: Oh yes, Stanley! Didnt I meet you at the chicagoland Chamber last year? He: Thats right, Sam. How is your son, the swimmer? You: Oh, just great. Thanks. How are things with you? He: Fantastic...

Networking for your employer is great for building your personal Rolodex

...ationships so they can remain in your network. For instance, a good networking event to generate leads is The Exchange, which will be put on by the chicagoland Chamber of Commerce on April 13. Its is a semi-annual event where about 500 businesses generate leads and develop collaborative relationships with are...

Don't forget building relationships when building business

...ganizations, you will be able to further your involvement. For example, the chicagoland Entrepreneurial Center, which is affiliated with the chicagoland Chamber of Commerce, is producing on June 7 a panel discussion titled "Prep...
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