John Muir Health Foundation Company Profile

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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.


News Articles [399 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

John Muir Health Hires New Chief Information Security Officer

Walnut Creek, Calif. (PRWEB) May 14, 2015 After conducting a nationwide executive search led by healthcare leadership solutions firm B. E. Smith, John Muir Health in Walnut Creek, Calif., has h...

John Muir/Mt. Diablo Community Health Fund Awards $1 Million to Support Health Initiatives For Contra Costa County’s Underserved

Community grant-making arm of John Muir Health has provided more than $23 million to community-based health projects since 1997 In late December 2014, the Board of Directors o...

John Muir Medical Center, Concord Earns Nursing Excellence Re-Certification

The American Nurses Credentialing Center® (ANCC), a subsidiary of the American Nurses Association, has re-designated John Muir Medical Center, Concord with Magnet® recognition s...

Summer Increases Risks of Kidney Stones Caused by Dehydration

John Muir Health enhances on-site kidney stone treatment with fixed site lithotripter for use when other therapies, including drinking lemonade, don't work With summer ...

UCSF Medical Center, John Muir Health Affiliate to Develop Regional Health Care Network, New Company

Relationship To Serve as Cornerstone of Bay Area Network to Provide More Integrated, High-Quality, Cost-Effective Care UCSF Medical Center and John Muir Health have finalized ...

"Health Attitude", a new book by Dr. John R. Patrick, explains the American healthcare system, what is wrong with it, and how to fix it.

Danbury, CT (PRWEB) May 30, 2015 "Despite having the most expensive healthcare in the world, Americans do not always get better health outcomes than people in other developed nations. The care...

John A. Hartford Foundation Names New President

The John A. Hartford Foundation announced that Terry Fulmer, PhD, RN, FAAN, university distinguished professor and dean of the Bouvé College of Health Sciences at Northeastern University in Boston, w...

Ohio Hospitals’ Energy Conservation Efforts Ensure Patient Health, Cut Costs

FOR RELEASE: June 9, 2015; 9:00AM ET Contacts: Benn Grover, Health Care Without Harm Phone: 888-461-0112 Email: bgrover@hcwh.org John Palmer, OHA Phone: 614-221-7614 Email: john.palmer@ohiohospitals....

PubMed Articles [4330 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Muir-Torre Syndrome and Central Nervous System Malignancy: Highlighting an Uncommon Association.

Muir-Torre syndrome (MTS) is a rare but well recognized cancer syndrome. Skin and visceral tumors constitute its primary features and, in inherited forms, occur as a consequence of defective mismatch ...

ORS Interview with John Kwasniewski.

Tar heel footprints in health care: John Price, MPA.

John Hatch On Community Organizing in the Mississippi Delta, 1965.

THE CAUSAL EFFECT OF EDUCATION ON HEALTH: WHAT IS THE ROLE OF HEALTH BEHAVIORS?

We investigate the causal effect of education on health and the part of it that is attributable to health behaviors by distinguishing between short-run and long-run mediating effects: whereas, in the ...

Clinical Trials [1318 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

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 ...

St. John's Wort for the Treatment of Generalized Social Anxiety Disorder (GSAD)

This study will determine whether the herbal product St. John's wort is safe and effective in treating generalized social anxiety disorder (GSAD). Study hypothesis: Hypericum perforatum (...

Companies [1780 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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