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Holy Family Memorial Health Network Bolsters Patient Care Quality and Safety in Achieving Stage 6 on HIMSS Analytics EMR Adoption Model(SM) Scale

... of highly qualified health professionals dedicated to providing quality medical care to the residents of Manitowoc County, Wisconsin. Founded by the franciscan Sisters of Christian Charity, Holy Family Memorial is the recognized leader and the largest provider of health care services in Manitowoc County. Its...

Lifelike Robot Provides Innovative Rehabilitation Treatment for Patients

... Hospital Sacred Heart Hospital strives to provide patients the best, most specialized treatment available by blending advanced technology with the franciscan tradition to improve health by treating the whole person - body, mind and spirit. The exploration of the benefits of robotics in therapy is important ...

2009 Catholic Health Assembly to Focus on Hope in a Time of Hardship and Adapting for the Future in a Time of Health Reform

...f of Protocol and one of TIME 's "100 Most Influential People" in 2008. (Sunday, June 7, 1:30 p.m. CDT) Daniel P. Sulmasy, OFM, MD, Ph.D., a franciscan Friar, holds the Sisters of Charity Chair in Ethics at St. Vincent's Hospital, Manhattan, and serves as professor of medicine and director of the Bioe...

Sacred Heart Hospital Starts to Expose Students to Stroke Awareness at an Early Age

... Hospital Sacred Heart Hospital strives to provide patients the best, most specialized treatment available by blending advanced technology with the franciscan tradition to improve health by treating the whole person - body, mind and spirit. Its stroke education program is an example of this commitment. As a...

Kids With Disabilities Benefit From Marianjoy Golf Camps

... an extensive network of inpatient, subacute, and outpatient sites and physician clinics throughout the Chicago area. Marianjoy is a member of Wheaton franciscan Healthcare. ...

Thomson Reuters Announces 100 Top Hospitals Award Winners

...re, PA Avera McKennan Hospital & University Health Center -- Sioux Falls, SD Gundersen Lutheran Health System -- La Crosse, WI Wheaton franciscan Healthcare-St. Joseph -- Milwaukee, WI Waukesha Memorial Hospital -- Waukesha, WI Large Community Hospitals San Antonio Community Hospita...

Marian College and St.Vincent Health Announce Collaboration To Address Nursing Shortage in Indiana

...students. Located two miles north of downtown Indianapolis, Marian College is a Catholic college dedicated to excellent teaching and learning in the franciscan and liberal arts traditions. On July 1, 2009, Marian College will become Marian University. About St.Vincent Health St.Vincent Health is...

Patient Safety Technologies, Inc. Announces the Adoption of the Safety-Sponge(TM) System by the First Hospital in the State of Indiana

...hony Medical Center, Crown Point; Saint Anthony Memorial, Michigan City and franciscan Physicians Hospital, Munster. The Safety-Sponge System is a computer-a...ity, March 23. The system also is under consideration for implementation at franciscan Physicians Hospital in Munster. "The decision to by the Sisters of St....

Compassionate Friends Bereavement Organization Recognizes 141 Compassionate Employers Nationwide

...t & Voodoo Lounge, Cedar Falls; LaJames International College, Fort Dodge; Lisbon Community School District, Lisbon; Mercy Hospital of the Wheaton franciscan Sisters, Oelwein; Quality Medical Services, Mason City; Tripoli Nursing Home, Tripoli; Young Plumbing and Heating, Waterloo; KANSAS: PKM Steel Service...

Entry Period Opens for the 2009 HealthLeaders Media Marketing Awards Program with 11 New Categories

...hcare West, Shriner's, Cleveland Clinic, Georgetown, and Clarian West Medical Center, Helen DeVos Children's Hospital, Lodi (Ohio) Community Hospital, franciscan Health System in Tacoma, WA., and Holy Name Hospital in Teaneck, NJ. To learn more about the program, the official rules, and frequently asked questio...
Franciscan in Medical Technology

Bonnie Blair to Break the Ice About Stress Urinary Incontinence in Milwaukee

...nts are invited to a free educational event to learn more about SUI from Bonnie's own surgeon Dr. Dennis Miller, a urogynecologist on staff at Wheaton franciscan Healthcare, and to hear Bonnie's experiences with SUI. To reserve a seat, please call 1-866-421-0473 by October 18th. Dinner will be provided. What i...
Franciscan in Biological News

California's wildflowers are disappearing, new book by UCR ecologist cautions

...ons in the world," said Michael Barbour, a professor emeritus of plant sciences at UC Davis. From entries about California's vegetation recorded by franciscan missionaries and soldiers (1769-1776), Minnich determined that the landscape was covered with wildflower fields in the late 18th century, and that the...

Gene chips forecast ecological impacts of climate change

...change related multiple stressors in the world's oceans. Sunday, Feb. 18, 2007, 3:30 PM - 5:00 P.M. Hilton San Francisco, Ballroom Level Room: franciscan A Topic: Something Borrowed, Something Blue: Using Innovative Technologies To Explore Oceans ...
Franciscan in Biological Technology

Wheaton Franciscan and GE Medical Sign 5-Year $100 Million Contract

WAUKESHA, Wis. - The Wheaton Franciscan System and GE Medical Systems recently signed a five-year $100 million alliance that extends their collaboration in the medical field. The Wheaton Franciscan System, a Catholic heath care and housing service provider, will receive access to GE Medical System...

CIO Leadership Series: Greg Smith, Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare

Glendale, Wis. - When it comes to health information technology, Greg Smith doesn't have to wonder what the "business side" of Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare is thinking. Smith, senior vice president and CIO of the faith-based healthcare system, has plenty of insights into the business side...

NYU Medical Center Changes Name to Honor Chairman of Board & Wife

... Animal Medical Center, and Raymond Kravis Center for the Performing Arts (West Palm Beach, FL). She formerly served on the boards of Family Services, franciscan Sisters of the Poor Foundation and the Children's Advocacy Center of Manhattan. Mr. and Mrs. Langone are avid golfers and have traveled extensively th...

The Wisconsin Heart Hospital Announces Live Webcast Demonstrating Breakthrough Device to Facilitate Beating Heart and Robotic Coronary Revascularization Surgery

...heart," added Dr. Brunsting. About The Wisconsin Heart Hospital Located in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin, The Wisconsin Heart Hospital, a member of Wheaton franciscan Healthcare, was the vision of a group of cardiac, vascular and specialty physicians who wanted to treat broad-based diseases that affect cardiac and v...

La Crosse Health Science Center is an Evolving Example of Collaboration

...ity), and two independent hospitals and clinics (Gundersen Lutheran and the franciscan Skemp Healthcare/Mayo Health System). Led by a joint steering committee,...raduate degrees in nursing, dietetics and nutrition. Gundersen Lutheran and franciscan Skemp are leaders in clinical care in the region, and both have research ar...

Life Sciences: Wisconsin - The Smart Choice Part Two

...(Western Wisconsin Technical College), an independent college (Viterbo College), and two independent hospitals and clinics (Gundersen Lutheran and the franciscan Skemp Healthcare/Mayo Health System). It operates a $27 million, 168,000- square-foot center that is an interdisciplinary force in medical research, t...

Wheaton to implement electronic health records

...g processes, and saving a projected $70 million in five years, the Wheaton franciscan Healthcare system will soon launch a multi-state electronic health records...en Meyer, president and chief executive officer of the newly formed Wheaton franciscan Medical Group, said physicians and clinical staff will have a secure, Web-b...

DHC 2007: Barriers to electronic data exchange include the law

...at already exists? When an error is made, it's going to fly out at the speed of light, noted Greg Smith, senior vice president and CIO of Wheaton franciscan Healthcare . Several DHC speakers who took part in a case study discussion, one involving a patient whose HIV status was mishandled, noted that pap...
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