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John Muir Health Foundation Company Profile

22:09 EDT 26th September 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.


News Articles [2752 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Humana, John Muir Partner to Offer Value-Based Care to Medicare Advantage Members

John Muir and Humana has teamed up to bring value-based care for Humana Medicare Advantage members in Contra Costa County. The partnership will offer a more proactive and wellness-focused health c...

John Muir Health Highlighted in Healthcare Equality Index 2016

John Muir Medical Centers, Concord and Walnut Creek and John Muir Behavioral Health Center Named as “Leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality” by National Survey John Mui...

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 ...

Health living advice for elderly patients

Pharmacists, particularly community pharmacists, have much contact with the public, especially older people. I have read the book ‘Sod Seventy!’ by the senior medical figure Sir Muir Gray. SAGA ma...

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 ...

IASLC Foundation Receives $25,000 Donation to Spur Lung Cancer Research

The International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC) Foundation recently accepted a gift of $25,600 to help find new and better lung cancer treatments in honor of the memory of a Denver-...

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 ...

Pincus Family Foundation partners with Temple to establish Urban Health Fellowship

(Temple University Health System) The Pincus Family Foundation is partnering with the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University to establish the Pincus Family Foundation Urban Health Fellowsh...

PubMed Articles [5534 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...

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.

Laying a Community-Based Foundation for Data-Driven Semantic Standards in Environmental Health Sciences.

Despite increasing availability of environmental health science (EHS) data, development and implementation of relevant semantic standards, such as ontologies or hierarchical vocabularies, has lagged. ...

Clinical Trials [1889 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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