CEO Proposes a Radical Plan to Revamp the Healthcare System
New plan incorporates new management and technology infrastructure to replace insurance companies.
Alpharetta, GA (Vocus) October 20, 2008 -- Everyone agrees that healthcare in this country is in crisis, that it is unaffordable and unavailable to a large segment of the ...
Mega Project to Revamp Karnataka’s Healthcar
Bangalore: Karnataka has finalised an $800-million project to revamp
its healthcare infrastructure and train health professionals //at the grassroots - a scheme that is expected to benefit over 45 million people.
Health Minister Ashok R. said: "We need to strengthen our medical facilities at t...
The need to revamp cervical cancer prevention programs
According to experts who conducted a study of Australian cervical cancer rates, there is a pressing need to revamp
the cervical cancer prevention program. //New vaccines against the causative virus and tests for its detection need to be introduced at a large scale.
Currently, Australian women...
Proposal to revamp WIC food package
Park Ridge: The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has made available a proposal to revamp
the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program// for Women, Infants and Children, called the WIC in short. The USDA's proposal will look at reducing the quantity of eggs, milk and juice that form a pa...
Australian Drug Regulators Call for Revamp On The Pharmaceutical Surveillance
The drug regulators of Australia want the country's pharmaceutical surveillance overhauled, they argue that such a step could help to reduce deaths and disease that might be caused by faulty drug use // .
The newspapers reported that the authority on prescribed drug subsidies, Lloyd Sansom, h...
Medical Fraternity Urged To Revamp Indian Healthcare
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Sunday expressed concern at India's health indicators, describing them among the worst in the world, as he urged the medical fraternity to revamp
healthcare within the next decade//.
Launching the golden jubilee celebrations of the All India Institute of Medical ...
Healthcare system in Canada needs revamp
The Healthcare system in Canada can do with some improvements, as was revealed by the Common Wealth Fund Survey of Family Doctors and Pediatricians. Infact, Canada// was rated the least, in the use of information Technology in the management of healthcare services.
It was observed that despit...
Canada: Time up for Health Care revamp
There is skepticism about Canada’s Public health care system, with fear amongst people of what the changes might bring, causing a lot of ripples amongst people. The decade old system surely needs dissection, which will go a long way to revive the ailing healthcare.//
Canada health care is not...
Cell division find prompts overhaul of immune response modeling
...n feature of the cells? What if they're doing it deliberately? My lab has been pursuing the implications of this idea ever since."
In an attempt to revamp
computer models of the immune response to accommodate individual cells, Dr Edwin Hawkins, Dr John Markham and Mr Liam McGuinness at the Walter and Eli...
Orange County Cosmetic Plastic Surgeon Reaches Out to Community with New Website
...r practice. Working in collaboration with Rosemont Media®, a plastic surgery website design firm, Dr. Bayati’s new site is a top-to-bottom revamp
of the previous one - incorporating internet video, downloadable patient forms, before-and-after photo galleries, and an updated blog. The new site is...
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Pitt faculty receive awards to explore next-generation technologies
...r what circumstances.
Di Gao could help usher in the much-heralded future of personalized medical care based on an individuals DNA in his effort to revamp
the technique for screening and separating DNA molecules. Gaos approach would stretch DNA strands tethered to a solid surface via an electric field, a...
Alarming decline in Nepal's rhinos and tigers in former Maoist stronghold
...director of the Eastern Himalayas Program at WWF. "The results are discouraging, but WWF will take advantage of a new climate of peace to revisit and revamp
strategies for antipoaching operations, forge new partnerships, and translate commitments into action."
The May 2006 assessment, done by a 40-memb...
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EraGen gets $250,000 state loan to revamp manufacturing facility
Madison, Wis. The state is giving EraGen Biosciences Inc. a $250,000 Technology Development Loan to help it upgrade its manufacturing facility for cystic fibrosis tests.
EraGen's $1 million improvement plan is expected to create about 75 jobs, according to a joint announcement by the firm a...
Frost & Sullivan Award Highlights Opportunity for 'Main Street' Biotech
...roducing a more effective monthly diabetes management paradigm.
Preventive care will drive healthcare policy in the future. In his effort to revamp
our crippled healthcare system, President Obama has called for investing unprecedented resources into preventive health care. President Obama once aga...
Life Sciences Industry Reaches Crossroad Say Noted Pillsbury Attorneys
...rch for these products.
This is of particular concern given a changing regulatory environment in
Washington, where authorities and legislators seek to revamp
policy objectives and incentives intended to empower the industry and
consumers, as well as protect patient safety.
"Given Presidential ca...
ARE WE THERE YET?
...se needs is what got us into trouble. But the actual needs are still there.
I propose that money market people (VCs and Investment Bankers) should revamp
their Business Plan due diligence reviews to focus on hard numbers like Total Business Plan needs and on profitability dates instead of dwelling on so...
Sarbanes-Oxley Act: The Next Y2K For IT Budgets?
If you look at your company like a car with a problem, its not a quick safety check and an oil filter change. Sarbanes-Oxley is more like a total revamp
of the engine, suspension and exhaust system (not to mention tacking on some new equipment to streamline some of the operations).
Read the Act Th...
Midwest Investment Bank Piper Jaffray Resurges in New York City
...any Hospira, the reapproval by the FDA of much of its diagnostics business and the recent hire of a senior consumer products executive from Wrigley to revamp
its profitable but lackluster Ross nutritional business.
Unfortunately, the story spin was far too detailed and didnt present the excitement of wh...
Storytelling makes a comeback in an unlikely place
...esults we would like to get.
As a narrative example, Silverman told a story she had heard which began at the United Way of America, which wanted to revamp
its strategy. With hundreds of divisions scattered around the country there was no community or understanding, and money distributed to causes was giv...
UW-Madison hybrid-vehicle team places second nationally
...udents put their vehicle to the test at a proving ground in Mesa during the final round of the competition.
The competition challenged students to revamp
a Chevrolet Equinoxa , maintaining the SUV's performance while enhancing its fuel efficiency by 50 percent and decreasing tail-pipe emissions. UW-Mad...
Green economic plan takes cue from Indiana
...th an economic development corporation.
Amid a series of ideas that include revenue caps, employer incentives, and legal reforms, Green proposes to revamp
state government in much the same way that Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels has done in the Hoosier State. Daniels, a former director of the federal Offi...
Merge Healthcare promotes Bowers to president
... West Allis, Wis. - Merge Healthcare , a financially troubled developer of medical imaging and information management software, continued to revamp
its executive team with the promotion of Gary D. Bowers to president of Merge Healthcare North America.
Bowers, who had been serving as the company...