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John Muir Health Foundation Company Profile

04:48 EST 8th December 2016 | BioPortfolio

John Muir Health Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization established in 1979 to secure philanthropic support for the not-for-profit John Muir Health organization, which serves communities in Contra Costa County, and parts of Solano County. As a leader in high quality patient care, locally governed John Muir Health continues to help make possible a number of “firsts” in the region, including the first oncology center in Northern California to offer breakthrough technology in the diagnosis of lung and esophageal cancer, the first Novalis stereotactic radio surgery system in Northern California, the first Level III neonatal intensive care nursery in Contra Costa County, and the first and only designated Trauma Center for Contra Costa County.


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Spotlight on the Elton John AIDS Foundation: 4 Questions with Mohammed Osman

SOURCE: FSG DESCRIPTION:While great progress has been made against HIV/AIDS in the past few decades, there are still 16 million people living with HIV today, with the scale of the epidemic growing in ...

Irene Dunne Guild and Saint John's Health Center Foundation to Honor Actress Jennifer Beals, Olympian Allyson Felix and Kathleen McCarthy Kostlan on Behalf of the Thomas and Dorothy Leavey Foundation at 2016 Caritas Gala

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Oct. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Irene Dunne Guild co-hosts the 2016 Caritas Gala in partnership with the Saint John's Health Center Foundation board of trustees, Saturday, ...

U.N. chief Ban honored by Elton John AIDS Foundation

NEW YORK (Reuters) - United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has been honored by the Elton John AIDS Foundation with its Founder's Award, which recognizes "extraordinary contributions to the glob...

Aging experts say strengthening eldercare workforce must be a priority for the next president

To advise policymakers and health leaders on the key healthcare challenges facing the next presidential administration, the National Academy of Medicine (NAM) launched the Vital Directions for Health ...

David Di Martino Elected to The John A. Hartford Foundation Board of Trustees

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - July 13, 2016) - The John A. Hartford Foundation today announced that David Di Martino has been elected to its Board of Trustees. Mr. Di Martino is currently a partner at ...

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence Provides Positive Guidance for Use of Boston ...

"The GreenLight XPS System is a well-established treatment to help men with BPH," said Mr. Gordon Muir, consultant urological surgeon, King's College Hospital, London, Read more...

John Simpson ‘back from the brink’ after health scare – BBC News

BBC NewsJohn Simpson 'back from the brink' after health scareBBC NewsThe BBC's John Simpson told his Twitter followers on Sunday he was "back from the brink" after ending up in intensive care followin...

John C. Rogers elected as Brain Aneurysm Foundation Board Chairman

ATLANTA, Sept. 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- John C. Rogers was elected Chairman of the Brain Aneurysm Foundation's Board of Directors at its September Board meeting. The foundation is the national vo...

PubMed Articles [5579 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Hartford Gerontological Nursing Leaders: From Funding Initiative to National Organization.

In 2000, the John A. Hartford Foundation established the Building Academic Geriatric Nursing Capacity Program initiative, acknowledging nursing's key role in the care of the growing population of olde...

Pre-fracture individual characteristics associated with high total health care costs after hip fracture.

Older women with pre-fracture slow walk speed, high body mass index, and/or a high level of multimorbidity have significantly higher health care costs after hip fracture compared to those without thos...

Lynch syndrome, Muir Torre variant: 2 cases.

Lynch syndrome (LS) is an autosomal-dominant inherited cancer predisposition syndrome caused by germline mutations in DNA mismatch repair genes (MLH1, MSH2, MSH6 or PMS2). Muir-Torre syndrome (MTS) is...

Language Barriers and Immigrant Health.

We study the impact of language deficiency on the health status of childhood migrants to Australia. Our identification strategy relies on a quasi-experiment comparing immigrants arriving at different ...

Senile Osteoporosis of the Spinal Column: John R. Black, M.D., Ralph K. Ghormley, M.D., and John D. Camp, M.D., Rochester, Minn.

Clinical Trials [1995 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Use of the Passy Muir Swallowing Self Trainer

The purpose of this study is to develop appropriate training methods and gather participant feedback on their use of the Passy Muir Swallowing Self-Training Device (PMSST). The PMSST is a ...

A Placebo-Controlled Trial of St. John's Wort for Irritable Bowel Syndrome

This study is being done to see if St. John's wort helps people with irritable bowel syndrome, otherwise known as "IBS". St. John's wort is a herbal supplement derived from the St. John's ...

St. John's Wort Versus Placebo in Social Phobia

The purpose of this study is to determine the effectiveness of St. John’s Wort as compared to placebo (an inactive substance) in the treatment of outpatients with social phobia.

Effects of St. John's Wort on the Effectiveness of Oral Contraceptives

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effects of a common herbal remedy, St. John's Wort, on the effectiveness of birth control pills. St. John's Wort has recently been shown to inc...

St. John's Wort in Relieving Fatigue in Patients Undergoing Chemotherapy or Hormone Therapy for Cancer

RATIONALE: Giving St. John's wort may be effective in relieving fatigue in patients with cancer who are undergoing chemotherapy or hormone therapy. PURPOSE: Randomized phase III trial to ...

Companies [1851 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

John Muir Medical Center

John Muir Health was formed in 1997 when John Muir Medical Center in Walnut Creek merged with John Muir Medical Center, Concord Campus in Concord. Creation of John Muir Health ensures that comprehensi...

John Muir Health Foundation

John Muir Health Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization established in 1979 to secure philanthropic support for the not-for-profit John Muir Health organization, which s...

John Muir Health

John Muir Health is a not-for-profit organization that includes two of the largest medical centers in Contra Costa County: John Muir Medical Center - Walnut Creek Campus, a 330-be...

Tenet Healthcare Corporation and John Muir Health

UCSF and John Muir Health

John Muir Health is a nationally recognized, not-for-profit health care organization east of San Francisco serving patients in Contra Costa, eastern Alameda and southern Solano Co...

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