Vermont Department of Health Selects Upp Technology”s irms-EM (Emergency Management) to Provide Statewide Emergency Deployment Solution

In a first of its kind agreement, Upp Technology will provide complete Emergency Distribution Solutions and Services to the State of Vermont. With one of the highest Cities Readiness Initiative (CRI) ratings in the country, Vermont’s goal is to improve their inventory management capabilities and increase their operational efficiencies by partnering with Upp Technology practitioners … Read Full Press Release

Aetna to Offer Individual Products to the National Association for the Self Employed

“We are excited to work with organizations such as NASE and NaseCare, who provide important benefits to the self-employed,” said Barb DeMaio, head of Aetna’s Individual business. “Our agreement will allow us to provide hundreds of thousands of entrepreneurs and their families across the country access to Aetna’s plans and industry-leading consumer tools.” “NaseCare offers … Read Full Press Release

Pay-Plus(R) Solutions, Inc. Announces Real-time Integration with Eldorado”s Javelina Platform

“The value delivered to Javalina clients by the real-time interface between Eldorado’s proprietary software and Pay-Plus(R) technologies is significant,” said Jay Ver Hulst, President of Pay-Plus Solutions. “Health care payers and providers will benefit from the enhanced control and compliance support these real-time interfaces bring to the process of managing payments and data delivery. The … Read Full Press Release

After a year replete with success, Ismael Cala announces a corporate happiness project for companies

“The most important consultants agree that the main challenge in managing human capital in the coming years will consist of strengthening the commitment of employees. To do this, a permanent formation in disruptive leadership will be necessary,” Cala explained. He also said that “companies have the challenge of designing a solid strategy for organizational well-being … Read Full Press Release

CMS Issues Proposed National Coverage Determination of NGS IVDs Including Thermo Fisher Scientifics Oncomine Dx Target Test

“As leaders in targeted sequencing, our Oncomine and Ion Torrent technologies continue to play integral roles in advancing precision medicine, from helping to drive ground-breaking clinical trial designs through our multi-gene panels, to enabling development of new cancer therapies,” said Goswami. “We applaud the steps the FDA and CMS continue to take in realizing the … Read Full Press Release

Garrett County Health Department Receives National Award and Recognition for Innovative Practice to Improve Health Equity and Stakeholder Engagement

The tool, developed as modular open source extensions for the popular WordPress and BuddyPress platforms, seeks to enable any community to have the opportunity to improve transparency and health equity practices, regardless of available resources, by collecting actionable hyper local data and activating stakeholders to achieve equitable health outcomes. “Developing open source tools is paramount … Read Full Press Release

EK Health Services Utilization Review Program Earns URAC Re-Accreditation

“EK Health Services should be commended for meeting strict quality standards,” said Alan P. Spielman, URAC President and CEO. “It is critically important for health care organizations to make a commitment to quality and accountability. URAC accreditation is a demonstration of that commitment.” URAC’s Health Utilization Management (UM) standards establish consistency in UM processes. The … Read Full Press Release

Indiana University Health Methodist Hospital Installs Four Carestream Mobile X-Ray Units to Help Enhance Patient Care

Easy to move and use around bedside medical equipment, hospital staffs often refer to Carestream’s mobile X-ray unit as an “X-ray room on wheels.” (Photo: Business Wire) “After we saw what the DRX-Revolution could do, it was an easy choice. Advanced features that improve productivity and workflow include access to the patient worklist, a collapsible … Read Full Press Release

Relias Learning Announces Support for Tin Can API

Cary, NC (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 Relias Learning, the leader in SaaS-based training and compliance solutions for the health and human services markets, announced the latest release of its flagship LMS with advanced features and capabilities incorporating the Tin Can API. “Supporting the Tin Can API ensures our customers and their employees have the most … Read Full Press Release

Kenya Conway-Jones Appears On Chicago”s Remarkable Radio Show To Give Life-Changing Advice From Her New Book “Better Than Ever”

Conway-Jones overcame trials and tribulations in her own life, and her discoveries ignited her passion to help others live their dreams, overcome fears, and push forward to abundance, expectation, and action. Chicago radio show host Mark Imperial asked Conway-Jones to share her expertise with his audience. “I’m a big fan of talk radio, and I’m … Read Full Press Release

Innovative New App Provides Support for Those Living with Anxiety

Miami, Florida (PRWEB) January 14, 2016 Anxiety disorders are one of the most common mental health complaints in the country, and the numbers continue to rise. Anxiety Reliever was developed to help those living with all types of anxiety, whether it’s Generalized Anxiety Disorder, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, Phobia, Social Anxiety and Panic Disorder. Used daily, the … Read Full Press Release

Chen Senior Medical Center Expands Courtesy Service:

“The FDA reports that adverse drug reactions are the nation’s fourth-leading cause of death, ahead of pulmonary disease, diabetes, AIDS, Pneumonia, accidents and automobile deaths,” adds Dr. Gatonye. “And during the past few weeks, we’ve booked more than 80 no-obligation medication review appointments with our doctors. Happily, my peers already have helped several people avoid … Read Full Press Release

Vizient, Inc. Names New President and CEO

Byron Jobe named President and CEO of Vizient, Inc. effective April 1, 2018 (Photo: Business Wire) Throughout his career, Jobe has held leadership roles in the areas of strategy, operations and finance. Jobe began his career at the company (then named VHA Inc.) in 1994, where he focused on corporate planning and business development. Jobe … Read Full Press Release

Timicoin/TimiHealth Urges Consumers to Petition 23andMe and Other Genetic Testing Companies and Demand Ownership and Control of Their Genetic Data

TimiHealth launched the TimiDNA platform as a direct response to 23andMe and other genetic testing companies who are selling genetic data for unintended financial benefit without the understood permission of consumers or profit sharing with them. “Moving forward, we’ve decided to restrict our API to only work with select applications that will use the data … Read Full Press Release

Free Skiing for Your 4th Grader Makes a Great Holiday Gift

CLARKSTON, Mich., Dec. 7 /PRNewswire/ — The Michigan Snowsports Industries Association (MSIA) wants to give Michigan kids an opportunity to get out, have fun and get healthy this winter and has established a statewide program, which provides every fourth grader in Michigan the opportunity to ski for free. Endorsed by Michigan Governor Jennifer Granholm, fourth … Read Full Press Release

Mark Smith Assumes Role as CEO of 24 Hour Fitness USA, Inc.

24 Hour Fitness USA, Inc. announced that Mark Smith has stepped into his role as Chief Executive Officer. Smith was named CEO when AEA Investors, Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan and Fitness Capital Partners completed their acquisition of the Company from Forstmann Little & Co. “I’m delighted to be working with the Company’s incredibly talented executives … Read Full Press Release

Centene Corporation Announces 2017 Guidance And Confirms 2016 Guidance

For its 2017 fiscal year, the Company expects the following results from continuing operations: The Company is providing certain non-GAAP financial measures in this release as the Company believes that these figures are helpful in allowing investors to more accurately assess the ongoing nature of the Company’s operations and measure the Company’s performance more consistently … Read Full Press Release

Terra”s Kitchen Launches Quick, Healthy Dessert Recipes

Baltimore, Md (PRWEB) October 04, 2017 “As a health-minded service, we’re excited to provide our customers with nutritionally balanced desserts as we continue to enhance our customers’ experiences and provide the most choice,” shared Michael McDevitt, Chief Executive Officer of Terra’s Kitchen. “As the meal kit and e-commerce grocery industries grow at an accelerated rate, … Read Full Press Release

Sage Therapeutics Announces The Lancet Publishes Integrated Data from Pivotal Trials for Brexanolone Injection in Postpartum Depression

“Postpartum depression is one of the most common complications of childbirth and it impacts the mother, her children, and the entire family,” said Samantha Meltzer-Brody, M.D., M.P.H., Ray M Hayworth and Family Distinguished Professor of Mood and Anxiety Disorders and Director of the UNC Perinatal Psychiatry Program of the UNC Center for Women’s Mood Disorders … Read Full Press Release

DiaMedica Receives Phase I/II Clinical Trial Regulatory Approval for DM-199 as a Potential Treatment for Diabetes

“We look forward to commencing the DM-199 clinical trial,” stated Mr. Rick Pauls, Chairman & CEO, DiaMedica. “Based on pre-clinical results showing a novel dual mechanism of action (insulin sensitizer and insulin secretagogue) that improves glucose control and blood pressure, we have high hopes for this drug in improving the lives of diabetes patients.” The … Read Full Press Release