U.S. HSS Secretary Talks About Management of Bird Flu Pandemic
U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Michael Leavitt said that the lethal avian flu is rapidly spreading around the world which will soon infect wild birds// and domesticated flocks in the United States.
Leavitt at a congressional panel told the senators that it's just a matter of time th...
Hospital for Special Surgery Remains Top Hospital in Northeast in U.S. News & World Report's 'America's Best Hospitals' List for Orthopedics
Currently, physicians from hss
Sports Medicine and Shoulder Service perform in of...ball, and New York Red Bulls Soccer. In addition, hss
sports medicine specialists serve on the U.S. Olym...r in orthopedics, rheumatology and rehabilitation. hss
is nationally ranked No. 2 in orthopedics and No. ...
Hospital for Special Surgery is Only New York Hospital with Significantly Lower Surgical Site Infection Rate for Hip Replacement Compared to State Average
...r in orthopedics, rheumatology and rehabilitation. hss
is nationally ranked No. 1 in orthopedics and No. ...can Nurses Credentialing Center. In 2008 and 2007, hss
was a recipient of the HealthGrades Joint Replacem...and an affiliate of Weill Cornell Medical College, hss
provides orthopedic and rheumatologic patient care...
Health Systems Solutions and Emageon Extend Merger Closing
...ket upon closing."
"Emageon is pleased that hss
and Stanford International Bank Limited have
About Health Systems Solutions
is a technology and services company dedicated to ...ional and financial outcomes for our
clients. The hss
portfolio of products and services extends across ...
Health Systems Solutions Enters into Agreement to Acquire Emageon to Create Healthcare Technology Leader
...ee of Emageon.
Under the terms of the agreement, hss
will acquire all outstanding
shares of Emageon com...shares of common stock.
"This transaction allows hss
to reach critical scale and positions us
well for ...at Emageon believe this strategic
combination with hss
will enable faster speed- to-market of next genera...
Hospital for Special Surgery Ranked No. 1 by U.S. News & World Report
...n for rheumatology. For the 18th consecutive year, hss
above all other hospitals in the Northe...slates into the excellent care and experience
provides for our patients."
Thomas P. Sculco, M....habilitation process.
Currently, physicians from hss
Sports Medicine and Shoulder Service
perform in of...
Same-day pregnancy test provides valuable guidance to pre-surgery patients
...r of the study. "But the majority of the surgeries hss
performs are elective. By testing all women of chi... change within the week leading up to surgery, and hss
was concerned that it was missing some pregnancies...urine pregnancy test is $5.03. Therefore, it cost hss
$3,273 in lab and labor costs to detect each unrec...
Hospital for Special Surgery Reports Scores on HCAHPS Survey
...t willingness to recommend the
hospital to others. hss
is ranked the number one hospital in orthopedics b... expectations of our patients who chose to come to hss
receive the best musculoskeletal care in the wo...r
in orthopedics, rheumatology and rehabilitation. hss
is nationally ranked
as No. 1 in orthopedics, No. ...
Hospital for Special Surgery shares best practices to benefit of British patients
... of the outcomes of the report, and they contacted hss
to incorporate our best practices in their new hos...rope because of antibiotic resistant bacteria, the hss
representatives wanted to make sure the hospital w...nfection is one way to shorten length of stay, but hss
also helped the London hospital staff understand i...
NEJM editorial on significance and limitations of new lupus gene expression research
... was the nations first National Institutes of Health-sponsored Specialized Center of Research in lupus. The Mary Kirkland Center for Lupus Research at hss
combines novel research with patient programs to provide the best care for its lupus patients.
Dr. Crow has studied the immunologic mechanisms resp...
Telik Announces New TRAP Drug Discovery Agreement
...or Special Surgery
(HSS). The Research Division of hss
studies the mechanisms underlying
musculoskeletal ...discover effective treatments
for these disorders. hss
investigators will use Telik's TRAP technology to
...artnership allows the world-class investigators at hss
leverage our recent advances in TRAP technology...
HHS official addresses industry concerns on Federal Health Architecture
... during her keynote speech Wednesday.
Heuer, a University of Wisconsin-Madison alum and former controller for the UW Medical Foundation, said that hss
Secretary Tommy Thompson has made a priority of implementing the architecture, which will facilitate communication between multiple branches of the go...