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 [423 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...

U.S. News & World Report Ranks John Muir Health’s Medical Centers among Nation, State and Bay Area’s Best

John Muir Medical Center, Walnut Creek Ranks in Top 50 nationally for Orthopedics, Gastroenterology & GI Surgery, and Gynecology. John Muir Medical Center, Concord Ranks in To...

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...

Specialty pharma company AMCo acquires Boucher & Muir

British niche pharmaceutical company AMCo Ltd. acquired Australian pharmaceuticals firm Boucher & Muir (BMN).

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 ...

John Muir Health Among First Hospitals in Northern California to Offer Breakthrough Device for Patients with Debilitating Heart Valve Disease

Minimally Invasive MitraClip Improves Quality of Life for Patients at High Risk for Open Heart Surgery Physicians at John Muir Health are among the first in Northern Ca...

AMCo acquires Australian company Boucher and Muir

The British-based international niche pharmaceutical business AMCo has acquired the Australian pharmaceutical company, Boucher and Muir (‘BNM’). BNM was set up in 19...

PubMed Articles [4473 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Muir-Torre Syndrome and founder Mismatch Repair genes mutations: A long gone historical genetic challenge.

A "cancer predisposing syndrome" later labeled as Hereditary Non-Polyposis Colorectal Cancer (HNPCC) or Lynch syndrome, was firstly described by Warthin, about one century ago. An increased predisposi...

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.

Verbal communication with the Blom low profile and Passy-Muir one-way tracheotomy tube speaking valves.

To investigate physiologic parameters, voice production abilities, and functional verbal communication ratings of the Blom low profile voice inner cannula and Passy-Muir one-way tracheotomy tube speak...

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

Clinical Trials [1348 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 [1796 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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