American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine Leader Touts Quality, Cost Benefits of Palliative Care for Healthcare Reform
GLENVIEW, Ill., June 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The role palliative care can play in improving healthcare quality and achieving cost savings was addressed by R. Sean Morrison, MD, president-elect of the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine (AAHPM), who spoke at a briefing on heal...
Pregnancy Magazine Touts Web Site Designed by Vitamin as 'Web Site We Can't Live Without'
BALTIMORE, May 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Vitamin(R) today announced that a Web site the firm designed for the pregnancy education organization Keep 'Em Cookin' has been noted by Pregnancy magazine as the publication's "Web Site We Can't Live Without" in the June 2009 issue.
The Web site...
FDA Touts Efforts to Enhance Food Safety
Critics see problems with the agency's goals, commitment and resources
MONDAY, Dec. 1 (HealthDay News) -- Responding to criticism that it has done a poor job safeguarding the nation's food supply, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration released a report Monday detailing its efforts to...
National Pharmacy Technician Day Celebrated with Focus on Quality -- Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) Touts Importance of Certified Technicians
The Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) celebrates the contributions that pharmacy technicians make on the 18th annual National Pharmacy Technician Day.
Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) October 21, 2008 -- Today marks the 18th annual National Pharmacy Technician Day....
DNC: Bush-McCain Alert - President Touts Bush-McCain Health Care Agenda in Oklahoma
WASHINGTON, Sept. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Tulsa World reports
that President Bush will conduct a business roundtable in Oklahoma City
today to promote his failed plan for health savings accounts before heading
off to a private closed door fundraiser for John McCain's campaign. [Tulsa...
Ad in USA TODAY Touts Benefits of Moderate UV Exposure
New Research on the Health Benefits of Vitamin D are Causing Many to
Rethink Fears About Sunbathing
WASHINGTON, April 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today the Indoor
Tanning Association (ITA) launched a pre-emptive strike against those who
will hype fears about the sun next week on "Melanoma ...
University of Michigan Health System Experts Available to Comment on Health Care Reform Efforts
ANN ARBOR, Mich., July 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As the White House touts
deals with health industry groups as solutions to pay for an overhaul of the nation's health care system, physicians and leaders from the top-ranked U...
The National Association of Boards of Pharmacy (NABP) Moves to Next Phase of Technician Recognition and Regulation
the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board Examination as National Standard
Washington, D.C (PRWEB) May 27, 2009 -- The ...
Aurora Health Care Breast Centers Receive National Recognition
... Health system touts
five of the first 23 recognized facilities.
MILWAUKEE, April 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Aurora Health Care is home to five breast centers out of t...
Spoonfuls of Strawberries Help the Cholesterol Go Down
...at antioxidants in strawberries help lower "bad" cholesterol.
The study, conducted by David J.A. Jenkins, MD, PhD, backs existing evidence that touts
strawberries as one of the world's most nutrient-rich foods. It showed that the antioxidant power in strawberries can improve and maintain the effec...
InVitria Touts Product Advantages at Cambridge's Cell Culture Conference
FORT COLLINS, Colo., Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- InVitria
( http://www.InVitria.com ) addressed attendees at Cambridge Healthtech
Institute's 4th Annual "Optimizing Cell Culture Development" Conference on
September 15-16 in Boston, Massachusetts and announced its most recent
results optimizing ce...
Cisco manager touts wireless advantages
Madison, Wis. - If wireless keeps growing at its present rate employees may not even need an office to get their work done, says a wireless channel manager for Cisco Systems.
The manager, Bruce Alexander, spoke at a recent Accelerate Madison program, saying the surging interest in wireless...
While some bemoan lack of venture capital, entrepreneur touts `bootstrapping' for cash
Another in a line of reports paints a bleak picture for entrepreneurs seeking venture capital in Wisconsin, suggesting that such financing could be at its lowest level in 10 years if patterns through the third quarter continue to year's end.
The Money Tree Survey , released last week by Pricewa...
Official touts biotech industry in Sheboygan visit
Wisconsin's secretary of revenue, Michael Morgan, said during a visit to Sheboygan that the region could be a player in Wisconsin's biotech industry, which so far has centered on Madison and Milwaukee.
A professor at Lakeland College also told local media that many students would like to work in...
Miszewski touts benefits of IT integration
Madison, Wis. - Matt Miszewski doesn't look like a man on the hot seat, at least not in public.
The man governor Jim Doyle hired to manage the State of Wisconsin's information technology consolidation gave a progress report Thursday on the troubled project, now the subject of a state audit, du...
New book touts educational power of computer games
Madison, Wis. - In a global economy where good jobs demand innovative thinking, American education must move beyond its "skill and drill" curriculum and embrace creative learning technologies, such as computer and video games, to prepare young people for the world of global competition.
Visions: Benson touts embedded innovation
Editor's note : Laurie Benson, CEO of Inacom Information Systems , is one of the drivers behind Wisconsin's Make Mine A Million awards program, scheduled for May 21 in Madison. The program seeks to provide financial, mentoring, and other resources to women entrepreneurs who want to take thei...
Research Reinforces Economic, Environmental Benefits of Corn Cobs as Source for Cellulosic Ethanol
... plant growth on the pile site.
Additionally, the Draft Regulatory Impact Analysis released this month by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency touts
the economic benefit of using corn stover, which includes corn cobs, in making cellulosic ethanol.
"… corn stover was chosen as the mo...
State IT failures are not inevitable
... complexity was more than we anticipated when we started, but now we think we've got a pretty good handle on it."
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Orion Energy completes $5M capital round
...ual property protection and innovative business culture, made the deal appealing.
"The timing for our investment was right," Custer said.
In the last year, Orion's lighting systems helped customers save more than $37 million and 600 million kilowatt hours, the compa...