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Acadia Healthcare

Acadia Healthcare (NASDAQ:ACHC) Raised to Buy at UBS Group | 11/21/2020

Tweet UBS Group upgraded shares of Acadia Healthcare (NASDAQ:ACHC) from a neutral rating to a buy rating in a research report sent to investors on Tuesday morning, Analyst Ratings Network reports. The brokerage currently has $54.00 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of $37.00. Several other equities analysts have also recently issued reports on ACHC. BidaskClub cut Acadia Healthcare from a buy rating to …

CCHHS

3 deaths Friday from COVID-19; 1 in Carson City, 2 in Lyon County | 11/21/2020

… Quad-County Residents CCHHS is continuing to offer drive-thru COVID-19 testing and flu vaccination events for Quad-County Residents ONLY . Those from other counties will be turned away. For the flu vaccine, CCHHS is contracted to bill most insurances. For uninsured we ask for a $20 administration fee; however, no one will be turned away for the inability to pay. CCHHS is not contracted with Tricare or labor …

University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson MS

Toy Drive at Mississippi Children’s Hospital Going Virtual | U.S. News & World Report | 11/21/2020

… ÄúThis will keep our community safer and will ensure contactless delivery of toys that will brighten the holidays for our patients and their families,‚Äù said Jen Hospodor, director of community partnerships at the University of Mississippi Medical Center . Children‚Äôs of Mississippi is the pediatric arm of UMMC. It provides a gift bag to every child 18 or younger during the holidays. Gifts have been selected based on age …

Northwell Health

‘Sounds Of Caring’ Short Film Highlights Mental Toll Pandemic Is Taking On Frontline Healthcare Workers | CBS Local | 11/21/2020

ÄòSounds Of Caring‚Äô Short Film Highlights Mental Toll Pandemic Is Taking On Frontline Healthcare Workers November 20, 2020 at 6:53 pm Filed Under: Carolyn Gusoff , Coronavirus , COVID-19 , Local TV , Long Island , New York , Northwell Health NEW HYDE PARK, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) ‚Äî As healthcare workers brace for another wave of COVID-19 cases, some are speaking out about the mental toll the pandemic has taken. As CBS2‚Äôs Carolyn …

Greenwich Hospital, Greenwich CT

Greenwich COVID cases jump; nonresidents banned from beach | 11/21/2020

Published 7:15 pm Greenwich First Selectman Fred Camillo wears a face covering outside Greenwich Hospital in May. He offered an update on Friday as coronavirus cases continue to increase in town. Greenwich First Selectman Fred Camillo wears a face covering outside Greenwich Hospital in May. He offered an update on Friday as coronavirus cases continue to increase in town. Photo: Tyler Sizemore Tyler Sizemore Greenwich First Selectman Fred Camillo wears …

North Suburban Medical Center, Thornton CO

North Suburban Medical Center announces new director of acute care services | 11/21/2020

Search North Suburban Medical Center announces new director of acute care services Posted by northsuburban on November 20, 2020 in Adams County , Adams County Business , Commerce City Business , Federal Heights Business , Northglenn Business , Thornton , Thornton Business Views Leave a response Brooke Nelson, RN North Suburban Medical Center recently announced the appointment of Brooke Nelson, RN to director of acute care services. Nelson will oversee the acute care units at the …

Northwood Deaconess Health Center, Northwood ND

The balloon‚Äôs ‘going to pop’: Grand Forks region‚Äôs health care strained to tipping point | 11/21/2020

Leaders in North Dakota and Minnesota hospitals say they‚Äôre running out of space and burning out staff. Written By: Sam Easter Nov 21st 2020 - 7am. √ó Pete Antonson, CEO of Northwood Deaconess Health Center , is shown in this 2020 Herald file photo. (Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald) Lisa Swanson assumed she was probably sick with COVID when, in late October, she was congested and coughing with aches through her …

UAB Medical West, Bessemer AL

Man killed in Bessemer wreck Thursday | 11/21/2020

… Bessemer man.The Jefferson County Coroner Medical Examiner’s Office states Joel Eugene Moses, 50, died after the wreck in the 2400 block of 19th Street at 8:40 a.m. Thursday.The JCCMEO states Mr. Moses died at UAB Medical West shortly before 10:00 a.m. that morning.According to the coroner’s office, Mr. Moses’ vehicle crossed the center line into an opposing lane and struck two other vehicles. Mr. Moses was the only person in …

Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Dolly Parton Helped Fund a COVID-19 Vaccine | U.S. News & World Report | 11/21/2020

… it reduced the risk of COVID-19 infection by 94.5%. According to a preliminary report on the vaccine by The New England Journal of Medicine, Parton was credited among others for her donation to Vanderbilt University Medical Center , which she announced in April. PARTON OFFERS HELPING HAND Parton has long been a patron of philanthropy. She founded the Imagination Library in the 1990s to boost literacy among children and opened …

Banner Health

UCHealth, Kaiser Permanente, Banner Health and many others encouraging people to #MaskUp – Greeley Tribune | 11/20/2020

UCHealth, Kaiser Permanente and Banner Health are among 100 health care systems throughout the country that are participating in a campaign to encourage mask wearing as a means to slow the surge of the COVID-19 pandemic. One of the ways these health care providers are promoting this campaign is through a hashtag: MaskUp. This public service effort will also include messages on digital platforms, social media, online information, links …

Meridian Health

Princeton University to be first institutional tenant at Hub research and business incubator in New Brunswick | 11/20/2020

… Hub will be a 10-story, 210,000-square-foot mixed-use building at the corner of Albany and Kirkpatrick streets. New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy announced on Thursday that Princeton University, Rutgers University, Hackensack Meridian Health , and RWJBarnabas Health will be the first tenants of the Hub, which is designed to foster research, entrepreneurship, innovation, and start-up incubation in the state. The New Jersey Economic Development Authority will be …

Wake Forest Baptist Health

‘Schools are safer than anywhere else around, shame on us as a society’ | Triad infectious disease expert expresses closure frustrations | 11/20/2020

Dr. Christopher Ohl, infectious disease expert at Wake Forest Baptist Health , said those who are opposed to safely reopening schools are ignoring science.” data-section=”news” data-subsection=”local” data-topic=”” url=”www.wfmynews2.com/article/news/local/triad-infectious-disease-expert-weighs-in-on-school-reentry/83-ad54dcb5-2ca3-4bd5-8383-967460eb081c” categories=”local, news, education, as-seen-on-tv, health, coronavirus, home” data-author=”Jessica Winters” data-keywords=”[ “local”, “news”, “education”, “as-seen …

Huntington Hospital, Huntington NY

Reicherts Make New Center Possible for Hospital Caregiver Program | 11/20/2020

Reicherts Make New Center Possible for Hospital Caregiver Program Reicherts Make New Center Possible for Hospital Caregiver Program November 20, 2020 0 43 Huntington Hospital , will soon be home to a new caregiver program center due to a philanthropic gift from Charles and Helen Reichert. Photo from Northwell Health Thanks to Charles and Helen Reichert, a center for a new caregiver program at Huntington Hospital , part of Northwell Health, will …

Memorial Hospital, York PA

Quality Reviews Expands Its Footprint With Diverse Group of Four New Clients | Ask.com - What’s Your Question? | 11/20/2020

… software company helping healthcare providers capture, analyze, and improve real-time feedback, today announced the addition of four new healthcare clients. Swope Health, a primary healthcare provider based in Kansas City, Missouri; Decatur County Memorial Hospital based in Greensburg, Indiana; Royal Care, a home care provider based in Brooklyn, New York; and Genomic Prediction, an IVF genetic testing company based in North Brunswick, New Jersey, have all selected Quality Reviews …

Ashland City Medical Center, Ashland City TN

Tristar Ashland City Medical Center Receives National Recognition For Performance Leadership In Quality - Nashville Medical News | 11/20/2020

National Rural Health Day, TriStar Ashland City Medical Center announced it has been recognized by The Chartis Center of Rural Health and the National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health (NOSORH) for overall excellence in quality, reflecting top quartile performance among all rural hospitals in the nation. “TriStar Ashland City is proud to receive this recognition as it shows our commitment and dedication to our community,” said Darrell White …

Children's Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles CA

Children’s Hospital Los Angeles conducts largest pediatric genomic COVID-19 study to date | 11/20/2020

When it comes to children, it is becoming clear that COVID-19 impacts them more than was initially realized. Yet there is relatively little information about SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes the disease, in pediatric populations. Scientists at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles have just published the largest pediatric COVID-19 study to date, suggesting, for the first time, a possible link between specific viral mutations and severity of …

Leonard J. Chabert Medical Center, Houma LA

LSU Health says thousands may have had personal information exposed to hackers | 11/20/2020

… have had their personal information exposed to hackers after a cyber intrusion into one of its employees emails. The data breach affected patients at the following hospitals: Lallie Kemp Regional Medical Center in Independence; Leonard J. Chabert Medical Center in Houma; W. O. Moss Regional Medical Center in Lake Charles; and the former Earl K. Long Medical Center in Baton Rouge; Bogalusa Medical Center in Bogalusa; University Medical Center in …

St. Luke's University Health Network, Bethlehem PA

Pennsylvania behavioral health provider to join St. Luke’s University Health Network | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/20/2020

Penn Foundation, a behavioral health provider serving 20,000 patients a year, said it’s making plans to join the St. Luke’s University Health Network in Bethlehem, Pa. Pending approval by state regulators, the partnership will result in Penn Foundation and St. Luke’s operating the largest nonprofit network of inpatients and outpatient behavioral health facilities in Eastern Pennsylvania, the foundation said in a Nov. 18 news release. The healthcare providers said they …

Kahuku Medical Center, Kahuku HI

Kahuku Medical Center chief medical officer wins national award | 11/20/2020

The chief medical officer of Kahuku Medical Center has won a national award for his dedication to the community in a rural, underserved area. The National Community Stars Award was presented to Dr. Jason Hughes on Thursday ‚Äî National Rural Health Day ‚Äî in a special ceremony. ‚ÄúThis is an under-supported area and an under-resourced area,‚Äù Hughes said. ‚ÄúI feel very motivated in part with this award …

Minidoka Memorial Hospital, Rupert ID

Rural hospitals brace for onslaught of COVID-19 patients | MSN | 11/20/2020

… News A medical staff member is seen inside a hospital. CBS News got a first-hand look Thursday inside a small hospital in Rupert, Idaho, that’s bracing to take in more COVID-19 patients. Minidoka Memorial Hospital has just 17 beds and a staff that is overwhelmed. The hospital doesn’t have an intensive care unit, but there are three beds now for COVID-19 patients. Rural hospitals ravaged by surging …

Pearl River County Hospital, Poplarville MS

Pearl River AEOP donations come ‘just at the right time’ for local nonprofits | 11/20/2020

… 3:13pm Pearl River Community College‚Äôs Association of Educational Office Professionals (AEOP) recently made two generous donations to local charitable organizations. AEOP donated funds to both Backpack Buddies of Poplarville and Friends of the Pearl River County Hospital and Nursing Home. Backpack Buddies of Poplarville President, Carol Williams, stressed the importance this donation made on the organization‚Äôs ability to move forward with holiday plans for their buddies. ‚ÄúDuring the …

Texas Children's Hospital

Study focuses on predicting preterm births | 11/20/2020

Send ANI 1 day ago Washington , November 20: For women in their first pregnancy, it is a challenge for obstetricians and midwives to advise them on their risks in relation to preterm births. To address this issue, researchers at Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children’s Hospital studied how family history can predict preterm birth. Their findings were published in the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.”This is a …

Geisinger

Geisinger advances to final phase of national AI Health Outcomes Challenge | 11/20/2020

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UPMC

Jameson hostess shop closes its doors | 11/20/2020

… of that is now a memory. The hospital announced Wednesday the hostess shop, which closed in mid-March because of the pandemic, will close permanently. The volunteer-run store, inside the main lobby of UPMC Jameson Hospital, was separate from hospital operations. It had been started by the Jameson Junior Guild volunteers in 1948; it moved to the lobby in 1953. The permanent closure was not the guild‚Äôs decision …

Catholic Health

Catholic Health suspends inpatient elective surgery | 11/20/2020

… will likely lead to more serious complications. ‚ÄúWe must proactively ensure we have flexibility in our bed capacity to care for the growing number of Covid patients we are seeing in our hospitals,‚Äù Catholic Health president and CEO Mark A. Sullivan said. ‚ÄúMaking these necessary adjustments is the best way to manage what‚Äôs here now and prepare for what‚Äôs projected to come.‚Äù The suspension of inpatient …