ABQAURP Renews Agreement with the National Board of Medical Examiners to Oversee Testing Methodology
ABQAURP Celebrates 15 Year Relationship with NBME and Announces International Health Care Quality Certification Program
TAMPA, Fla., Jan. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Board of Quality
Assurance and Utilization Review Physicians, Inc. (ABQAURP) is pleased to
announce the organizat...
Allsup Answers Common Questions People Have About Social Security Disability
...hould apply for SSDI benefits.
There is no requirement to wait a certain time period before applying. The SSDI process can take government claims examiners
several months just to review claimants' initial applications. In some cases, review of your SSDI application and appeals can take two or more years. ...
Pamela Davis Announced as Recipient of ACFE Sentinel Award
LAS VEGAS, July 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The Association of Certified Fraud examiners
(ACFE) presented its annual Cliff Robertson Sentinel Award Wednesday to Pam...ation of Certified Fraud Examiners:
The Association of Certified Fraud examiners
(ACFE) is the world's largest anti-fraud organization and the premier provi...
Five Genesis HealthCare Centers To Be Awarded Prestigious National Award
..., there were 664 Step I applications, 215 Step II applications, and 19 Step III applications. Applications are reviewed by teams of Master and Senior examiners
who have received special training to qualify as judges for the award program. A nine member Board of Overseers provides oversight of the award progra...
Squeamish Colorado Dental Patients Get Drilled By Self-Interested Regulators
... all dentists and their patients to attend a Colorado State Board of Dental examiners
meeting on July 9th to voice their dissatisfaction.
...ive oral conscious sedation.
"The Colorado State Board of Dental examiners
(CSBDE) is supposed to provide local residents 'open and safe access' to fe...
Martin Crane, M.D., Assumes Chairmanship of the Federation of State Medical Boards
...rado Medical Center and a residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Boston Hospital for Women. He is a Diplomate of the National Board of Medical examiners
and has also performed endocrine research at the Royal Karolinska Institute in Sweden.
Dr. Crane has served his home community of Hingham, Mass....
Palomar Wins Two European Hair Removal Patent Opposition Hearings
...to ten competitors and is the subject of patent infringement lawsuits against Candela and Syneron in the United States.
A panel of three patent examiners
from the European Patent Office upheld the patents as both novel and inventive over prior art raised by competitors.
Patricia Davis, Palomar's Ge...
Zila & Experts Testify at Congressional Hearing on Innovative Technology for Veterans; Urge Broader Use of ViziLite(R) Plus by VA for Oral Cancer Screening
...thor of over 340 peer-reviewed publications.
Dr. Sidransky told the committee that worldwide research shows that visual examination by untrained examiners
often misses the earliest, more curable lesions. "By contrast, published studies reporting sensitivity values for ViziLite are consistent. To date, th...
Raleigh Comprehensive and Cosmetic Dentistry Earns Certification For Sedation Dentistry
...at the 119 North Boylan Avenue office in Raleigh, North Carolina.
For the protection of the public, the North Carolina State Board of Dental examiners
now strictly oversees dental treatments requiring moderate conscious sedation. Because the certification is so difficult to attain, very few practices...
Pennsylvania Secretary Cortes Marks 100th Anniversary of State Board of Nursing
...ghout their careers. The board also approves and monitors the educational programs for these professions.
The law that created the State Board of examiners
for Registration of Nurses was signed by Governor Edwin Stuart on May 1, 1909. There were five original board members appointed by the Governor on Jun...
Examiners in Medical Dictionary
...ic services and blood products of the highest quality; ... Stanford Medicine " School of Medicine " Departments " Pathology ... State Board of examiners
for Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology at the Texas Department of State Health Services-About the Profession-Board Position Pathology is ...
...ortem examination, is a detailed and careful ... The word autopsy is derived from a Greek word autopsia meaning 'seeing for oneself' ... Medical examiners
are doctors just like any other, except that their patients are dead. HowStuffWorks talked to a practicing ME to find out how autopsies work, and .....
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ChemImage Works to Improve Existing Methods of Imaging Untreated Fingerprints on Paper Substrates
...ence of latent print examination."
The CONDOR Hyperspectral Imaging System utilizes liquid crystal imaging technology, which provides fingerprint examiners
with the ability to nondestructively enhance contrast between the print residue and the substrate. When combined with the powerful ChemImage Xpert(TM)...
Occlutech Obtains Favourable Court Ruling in Patent Litigation in The Hague Against AGA Medical
...ct court's ruling. The broad scope of the claim, interpreted
before the German court in 2007, was however not accepted by the European
Patent Office's examiners
during the original patent granting procedure.
This and several other factors created significant and in Occlutech's view
justified reasons for appeal...
Crime Labs Received an Estimated 2.7 Million Cases in 2005
...reases in the number full-time
examiners performing that work-ranging from an estimated 73 percent
increase in DNA analysts to a 6 percent increase in examiners
During 2005, the backlog grew for a range of commonly performed
services. Labs performing controlled substance ident...
Japan Patent Office Licenses GeneCards(R) from Xennex, Inc.
...rea. With this agreement,
GeneCards becomes an important component in the process of approving
relevant biotech patent applications at the JPO. Patent examiners
JPO will access GeneCards to conduct prior art research and help determine
if an invention can be patented. The European Patent Office (EPO) ...
Life Sciences Industry Reaches Crossroad Say Noted Pillsbury Attorneys
...ar biology, biochemistry,
molecular biology, and physics, and include former judicial law clerks from
the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and examiners
from the U.S.
Patent and Trademark Office.
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP is a dynamic full-service law firm
KAPE to Honor High-Performing Pennsylvania Organizations
...ludes an application and/or a site visit, in which examiners
how well they perform in areas such as Visio...y. The KAPE site visit consists of 5 to 7 trained examiners
intimate knowledge of an organization's...ses by observing
and questioning employees onsite. examiners
then compile an extensive
feedback report with det...
Patent rule changes are in the wind
...n to file a second or subsequent Continuation application or RCE. Foreseen consequences of this rule would include: The need to file an Appeal to an examiners
final rejection ... with associated costs and time delays.
The near impossibility of maintaining a pending application for an important patent fam...
Request to re-examine WARF stem cell patents escalates war of words
...provided the USPTO with more than 30 pages of information chronicling previous stem cell discoveries.
Before any formal review is conducted, USPTO examiners
will first have to determine whether a re-examination should take place. There is no time limit on either decision.
WARF, armed ...
The top 10 misconceptions of life-science patents
Misconception # 2 : All examiners
at the United States Patent and Trademark Office ...patent protection.
Misconception # 3 : All examiners
at the USPTO conduct a thorough, exhaustive, and c...e prior art.
Misconception # 4 : Patent examiners
never seem to understand why the claims in our app...
WARF challenges show need for patent reform
... required and generally not offered. Should patent examiners
determine the ex parte re-examination challenge to... merit, the patent stands.
In situations where examiners
determine an ex parte challenge does have merit, the patent holder and the examiners
work out the details between themselves, essential...