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Avera Health Company Profile

06:32 EST 23rd November 2017 | BioPortfolio

Avera, the health ministry of the Benedictine and Presentation Sisters, is a regional partnership of health professionals who share support services to maintain excellent care at more than 235 locations in eastern South Dakota and surrounding states. Our caregivers are supported by the resources and expertise of the region's largest health system. Management and other support services are provided through the Avera Central Office in Sioux Falls, S. D., and its five regional centers: Avera St. Luke's in Aberdeen, S.D.; Avera Queen of Peace in Mitchell, S.D.; Avera McKennan in Sioux Falls, S.D.; Avera Sacred Heart in Yankton, S.D.; and Avera Marshall in Marshall, Minn.


News Articles [235 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Mercy Health Invests in The Innovation Institute

LA PALMA, Calif., Sept. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Innovation Institute is pleased to announce that Mercy Health, a Catholic health ministry serving Ohio and Kentucky, has signed an ...

CVS Health eyes faster pace of health innovation

David OrgelCVS Health is poised to boost its health innovation efforts in response to a rapid-fire series of marketplace changes. Much of the focus will center on embracing emerging health trends &mda...

[Correspondence] Response to an African-driven health agenda

There is no question that Africa faces a myriad of health challenges and The Lancet Editorial (July 8, p 96)1 captured it well in the statement that “health is much more than just health care,” wh...

Podcast: ‘What The Health?’ Meanwhile, In Other Health News…

In this episode of “What the Health?” Julie Rovner of Kaiser Health News, Joanne Kenen of Politico, Alice Ollstein of Talking Points Memo and Sarah Jane Tribble of Kaiser Health News discuss some ...

Surescripts Adds 14 Health Systems to National Record Locator Service

Health information network Surescripts continues to rapidly expand nationwide healthcare interoperability by adding 14 new health systems to its National Record Locator Service (NRLS), including All...

M&A of Online health publisher, WebMD Health Corporation by KKR & Co.: Dynamics in Health Care Media, Web-Health and Health Information Markets

M&A of Online health publisher, WebMD Health Corporation by KKR & Co.: Dynamics in Health Care Media, Web-Health and Health Information Markets Reporter: Aviva Lev-Ari, PhD, RN   The New...

Agriculture and health sectors collaborate to address population health

In at least 18 states around the United States, academic health science centers are partnering with cooperative extension systems to better address population health. A new report describes how these ...

Fitango Health Adds Social Determinants of Health to Digital Health Platform

Fitango Health, a patient centric platform for chronic care management has added ‘Social Determinants of Health’ to its digital health platform. Social determinants of health are defined as “the...

PubMed Articles [3622 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Addressing the Antinomy Between Health Education and Health Literacy in Advancing Personal Health and Public Health Outcomes.

Health literacy evolved from a standard of English language proficiency designed to promote patient compliance into an inferential for promoting positive health decision-making and health outcomes. In...

Associations Between Health Literacy and Health Behaviors Among Urban High School Students.

Health literacy is crucial to develop health-related knowledge, adopt healthy lifestyles, and benefit from health care services. However, research on the association between health literacy and adoles...

The relevance of context in understanding health literacy skills: Findings from a qualitative study.

Conceptualizing health literacy as a relational concept, which involves how individuals interact with complex health and social systems, requires a greater understanding of the context of people's hea...

Oral Health Interventions During Pregnancy.

Oral health is a fundamental component of health and physical and mental well-being. Oral health is influenced by an individual's physiologic and psychosocial attributes and cumulative oral health exp...

Response shift in self-rated health after serious health events in old age.

Although health generally deteriorates with advancing age, how older adults evaluate their health status (i.e., their self-rated health, SRH) remains rather positive. So far, however, little is known ...

Clinical Trials [2429 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Trial Embedded in an Electronic Personal Medical Health Records

This is a research study to determine if a personal health record, called myHERO, will help improve health. A personal health record is a secure internet (also called online) tool that con...

Oral Health Literacy Tailored Communication

The purpose of this study to investigate attitude, oral health literacy and psychological factors in order to evaluate if these factors are important for oral health in adults. The hypoth...

Medical Self-Management for Improving Health Behavior Among Individuals in Community Mental Health Settings

This study will evaluate the effectiveness of a medical illness self-management program in improving the health and health behavior of people who are receiving care at a community mental h...

Randomised Trial of Health Coaching in Secondary Prevention of Diabetes and Heart Disease

A randomised trial with individual patients as units of observation will be carried out. Health coaching is used to modify health behaviour and thus improve disease control and health stat...

Using Tailored Emails to Motivate Healthy Behavior Among Employees

The purpose of this research is to evaluate the efficacy of a multi-component email health promotion program on employee adoption of health promoting behaviors and secondarily on health st...

Companies [1717 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Avera Health

Avera, the health ministry of the Benedictine and Presentation Sisters, is a regional partnership of health professionals who share support services to maintain excellent care at more than 235 locatio...

Avera Pharmaceuticals, Inc

Avera Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (San Diego, CA) is an emerging pharmaceutical company focused on the acquisition, development and commercialization of novel pharmaceutical compounds in the neuroscience th...

Avera Heart Hospital of South Dakota

The Avera Heart Hospital of South Dakota is the region's first and only hospital dedicated solely to the diagnosis and treatment of heart disease. By focusing on the nation's number one killer, patien...

Alucent Medical, Inc.

Alucent Medical, Inc. is a privately held biotechnology company headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah. Alucent Medical was founded by Avera Health to develop and market Natural Va...

Innovation Health

Innovation Health provides health benefit plans to more than 200,000 members. The product of a unique Aetna and Inova Health System partnership, Innovation Heal...

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