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Wednesday 19th November 2014

Student Discusses Fertility Preservation Options for Cancer Patients at Whitworth University

St. Paul, MN, November 20, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Whitworth University in Spokane, WA was the setting for a student presentation designed to educate and inform fellow students of the importance of fertility preservation for cancer patients. Kayla Batastini, daughter of ReproTech Site Director, Danika Batastini, and nursing student of Whitworth University received top marks when she addressed fellow s...

Nurses Lounge Announces Completion of Their Mobile App for iOS

DALLAS, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 11/20/14 -- Nurses Lounge, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of MedCAREERS Group, Inc. ("MCGI" or the "Company") (OTC: MCGI), a development stage company, today announced that it has completed its Nurses Lounge mobile app for iOS and is awaiting final approval from Apple for downloading on iTunes. Approval is expected the week of Thanksgiving. An Android version will ...

Agility Health Announces Grant of Options

GRAND RAPIDS, MICHIGAN -- (Marketwired) -- 11/20/14 -- Agility Health, Inc. (TSX VENTURE: AHI) ("Agility Health"), a leading provider of physical rehabilitation and software services that benefit patients, healthcare providers and employers, has granted an aggregate 90,000 incentive stock options to its independent directors, Messrs. Robert Herr, Robert Metcalfe, and Pierre Labbe, with each dire...

EvergreenHealth and Valley General Hospital Finalize Alliance Agreement

KIRKLAND, Wash., Nov. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EvergreenHealth and Valley General Hospital announced today that their respective Boards of Commissioners have voted to approve the third and final phase of an alliance agreement in which Valley General Hospital in Monroe, Washington will become part of the Kirkland-based health care system and managed by EvergreenHealth. As part of the agreement, Va...

RightCare Co-founder Recognized by the American Academy of Nursing for Her Commitment To Reducing Readmissions and Improving Patient Outcomes

Dr. Kathryn Bowles receives prestigious Edge Runner recognition acknowledging her outstanding contributions to the field of healthcare RightCare announced today that Dr. Kathryn Bowles, PhD, RN, FAAN, FACMI, van Ameringen Chair in Nursing Excellence; Professor of Nursing and co-founder of RightCare, has been designated an Edge Runner, a prestigi...

Sharecare & American Cancer Society Team Up to Host the Second Annual Great American Smokeout Twitter Chat

#quittogether Sharecare, a comprehensive online health and wellness engagement platform founded by Dr. Mehmet Oz and Jeff Arnold, and the American Cancer Society (

SCAN Health Plan and UCLA Host Physician Group Summit to Share Best Practices in Senior Care

Eleven of California’s largest physician groups gathered in Long Beach, Calif., yesterday to share best practices and to advance health plan-physician collaboration related to senior care. The SCAN-UCLA Best Practices Summit was sponsored by the not-for-profit SCAN Health Plan and the UCLA Multicampus Program in Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology and foc...

Aetna Debuts New Plan in Southern and Central Maine Featuring High-Value Accountable Care Network

-- Aetna Whole Health℠—Maine offers improved care quality and savings estimated at 8 to 15 percent -- -- Product signals Aetna’s return to Maine individual marketplace -- Aetna (NYSE: AET) today announced a new benefit offering in nine southern and central Maine counties. The new product, Aetna Whole Health – Maine, will be ...

The Lancet Neurology Publishes Prana's Huntington Disease Trial

Prana Biotechnology (ASX:PBT)(NASDAQ:PRAN) has today announced the results of its Phase 2 trial in Huntington Disease, REACH2HD, has been published online in one of the world’s leading medical journals, The Lancet Neurology. Prana announced in February 2014 the Company had successfully met its primary endpoint of safety and tolerability in the R...

This patient’s experience

Jo Maybin I did not fasten my seatbelt. It was 4.30am on a Thursday morning in the middle of the summer 2013 heat wave, and I was in the back seat of a London cab in the late stages of labour. The cab driver was appropriately silent as he sped to our local hospital. I had watched One Born Every Minute...

Dr. Karen Plaus Receives Credentialing Industry Leadership Award from Institute for Credentialing Excellence

The Institute for Credentialing Excellence (ICE) presented The Credentialing Industry Leadership Award to Dr. Karen Plaus, chief executive officer of the National Board of Certification and Recertification for Nurse Anesthetists (NBCRNA) on November 13, 2014 at the ICE Exchange in San Antonio, Texas. ICE is the leading non-profit organization dedicated to ...

'Caring for the Human Spirit' Magazine Explores Suicide, End-of-Life Care

NEW YORK, Nov. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As part of its efforts to mainstream the inclusion of spiritual care as a standard of health care, HealthCare Chaplaincy Network explores suicide, end-of-life and other sensitive topics in the latest issue of its new magazine, "Caring for the Human Spirit®." The fall 2014 issue also tackles brain death—who decides to "pull the plu...

Prolacta Bioscience® Spotlights Advancements in Human Milk Science for Prematurity Awareness Month

-- Premature Infants Born Today Have a Greater Chance to Survive & Thrive Thanks to the Use of an Exclusive Human Milk Diet in the NICU -- In recognition of Prematurity Awareness Month, Prolacta Bioscience®, the pioneer in human milk-based nutritional products, is raising awareness for recent advancements in the field of human milk science that ar...

Novaerus Reaches Key Milestone with New Funding from Polaris Partners and Fidelity Biosciences

Major investment signals industry’s confidence in supporting fast-growth, innovative plasma technology company poised for significant business opportunity Novaerus, a company that improves the business and quality of healthcare through the application of plasma-based, airborne pathogen control technology, announced the successful completion of...

CareView Communications, Inc. Executes Contract with Gerald Champion Regional Medical Center

CareView Communications, Inc. ("CareView" or the "Company") (OTCQB: CRVW), an information technology provider to the healthcare industry, announced today the execution of a two-year hospital contract with Gerald Champion Regional Medical Center in Alamogordo, New Mexico. Gerald Champion Regional Medical Center brings the Alamogordo community and the Hollom...

Aging2.0 Announces Founding Members of the Aging2.0 Leaders Circle

Leading Organizations in Aging and Long-Term Care Join Aging2.0's Invitation-Only Corporate Partner Program Aging2.0, the global innovation network and startup accelerator, announces the launch of their new corporate partners program — the Aging2.0 Leaders Circle. The Leaders Circle brings together 12 of the leading organizations from across the cont...

Energi and HDI-Gerling Select York to Manage Workers’ Compensation Claims

TeamComp platform improves outcomes and cuts costs through holistic approach York Risk Services Group, a premier provider of claims management, managed care and risk management services, today announced it has been selected to manage workers’ compensation claims by Energi, a l

What a doctor is good for

Over the years I have served as both a preceptor and colleague for more than a dozen physician assistants and nurse practitioners. All the while I wondered: are they as good as they seem, and are...

Drop in access to COPD specialist nursing care sparks warning

There has been a “concerning” fall in access to specialist nurse services for patients admitted with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, a major audit has found.

Step Away From That Nurse! Violence in Healthcare

Workplace violence in healthcare is still with us. This article covers the most recent research in violence against nurses, and new resources to try and prevent it. Medscape Nurses

Leading nurse researcher to evaluate national nursing strategy

A leading nurse academic is to lead an evaluation of the national nursing strategy for the NHS in England, which focuses on compassion and includes the “6Cs”.

Leading nurse researcher to evaluation national nursing strategy

A leading nurse academic is to lead an evaluation of the national nursing strategy for the NHS in England, which focuses on compassion and includes the “6Cs”.

New App Aims For Rapid Interventions And Reduced Mortality For Infants With Heart Defects

CHICAGO, Nov. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A powerful new app is directly connecting single ventricle heart defect patients to their doctors, dramatically improving their monitoring while they recover from heart surgery at home. Girish Shirali, MBBS, FACC, FASE, Co-Director of the Ward Family Heart Center at Children's Mercy Kansas City, will report today on how the technology is changing patient...

MinuteClinic Opens First Retail Medical Clinics in New Mexico

WOONSOCKET, R.I., Nov. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MinuteClinic has opened New Mexico's first retail medical clinics inside three CVS/pharmacy stores in Albuquerque and one in Rio Rancho. MinuteClinic is the retail medical clinic of CVS Health and the largest and fastest growing provider of store-based clinics with locations in 31 states and the District of Columbia. The clinics are open seven ...

Gold Crest Care Center, a Leading Bronx Nursing Home, Focuses on How Psychological Counseling Can Lead to Improved Happiness and Health for the Elderly

BRONX, N.Y., Nov. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gold Crest Care Center, a trusted Bronx nursing home, is spreading the word that psychological issues are not simply a natural consequence of aging. With as many as 95 percent of skilled nursing residents suffering from mental illness, psychological counseling is a vital service to help seniors continue a happy and healthy life. Logo - http://photos...


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