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Shreveport area high school football scores | 9/14/2019

… high school football scores Associated Press Published 8:29 p.m. CT Sept. 13, 2019 Updated 11:22 p.m. CT Sept. 13, 2019 CLOSE Airline 36, Union Parish 12 Benton 42, Vicksburg, Miss. 35 Haughton 41, East Ascension 23 Parkway 35, North DeSoto 14 Bastrop 32, Evangel 25 Northwood 30, Green Oaks 26 BTW 24, Huntington 24, 4th quarter Plain Dealing 29, North Caddo 28 Calvary 46, Southwood 0 Loyola 34, Delhi Charter …

Friday Footballl Scores | 9/14/2019

The Kaplan Pirates are now 2-0 on the season. Friday Footballl Scores Airline 36, Union Parish 12 Alexandria 28, Brusly 17 Archbishop Rummel 37, Slidell 0 Ascension Catholic 35, Riverside Academy 22 Ascension Christian School 49, Ben Franklin 26 Ascension Episcopal 34, Pointe Coupee Catholic 28 Assumption 34, Patterson 0 B.T. Washington 30, Huntington 24 B.T. Washington 36, Lake Area New Tech Early College 15 Basile 34, Mamou 28 Bastrop …

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Inside story of ‘The Australia Visa Scandal’ | 9/14/2019

Print This Pius Enam Hadzide, Deputy Information Minister The Akufo-Addo government’s fight against corruption in recent weeks has come under scrutiny by a section of Ghanaians, particularly, because of the high expectations and assurances given by the President prior to his ascension into office. Since coming into office, there have been several allegations against appointees of President Akufo-Addo, one of such is the Australia Visa Scandal involving the …

Supporters push to keep Safe Harbor going in Interbay | 9/14/2019

Magnolia resident Aunie Wickstrom takes fried chicken to Interbay Safe Harbor Tiny House Village every month to feed its residents, but also to find catharsis following the death of her daughter. “It was a healing process, and I decided that one of the ways I could heal was to take food down to the village…” Wickstrom said. “Everybody seems to be so happy and I get so many hugs. It’s …

EARL ADAM SCHEMBER | 9/14/2019

EARL ADAM SCHEMBER Earl Adam Schember of Cass City, age 93, passed away on Friday, September 6, 2019, at Ascension St. Mary’s Hospital in Saginaw. Earl entered the world April 6, 1926, in Elkton, one of 11 children born to the late Alfred and Lydia (Staehli) Schember. He proudly served in the U.S. Army during World War II from 1944 to 1946. During his time in the service, he fought …

Ethan’s and Ehlana’s Journals - September 13, 2019 | 9/14/2019

Heirs of the Magi News Flash! Heirs of the Magi News Flash! Sunday, August 11, 2019 marks the end of Magi Ascension Part One! Ethan’s and Ehlana’s Journals will continue the storyline into the future between now and when Magi Ascension - Part Two will continue the Heirs of the Magi adventures beginning shortly-after Cassie and Michael graduate from college. Check back daily for these all-new stories from Witch …

Understanding your Soul’s Ascension through your Rising Sign | 9/14/2019

… Even more than both your sun and moon signs which transition much slower, at approximately 30 and 2 1/2days respectively. For this reason, I believe your rising sign represents the unconscious path of the ascension of your soul across your entire lifetime. It is the symbol of where your soul rises into your life and thus embodies the initial energy that brought you onto the Earth plane. For this reason …

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Kaplan runs over North Vermilion | 9/14/2019

… district win. The Pirates improved their record to 2-0 and will take on Church Point next Friday. North Vermilion fell to 1-1 and will travel to Youngsville next Friday to take on the 2-0 Ascension Episcopal Gators. Friday night’s contest came down to the Pirates executing very methodically on offense and used a bend but don’t break defense to control the contest. “I think we definitely got better from week …

Patricia Cota-Robles: A Monumental Victory! | 9/14/2019

… would make the free will choice to move forward in the Light. Our Father-Mother God have revealed that there are millions of Lightworkers now embodied on Earth during the final stages of Earth’s Ascension process who have been unwaveringly faithful to this facet of the Divine Plan for hundreds and often thousands of Lifetimes. This is the result of those Heart-based efforts: The Birth of the New Earth …

NTH ASCENSION Stranger Than Fiction (Neo-Prog, 2019) | 9/14/2019

… singers in the scene. His vocals drip emotion, and are always full of power, and although he may not sing as high as others his approach is perfect for the music at hand. Nth Ascension have somehow never managed to capture the imagination and interest of progheads like many others who are less worthy, and perhaps that is because there is at times an opinion from some that neo prog …

Funeral Provided To Baton Rogue, Louisiana and the Surrounding Parishes | 9/14/2019

Wilson-Wooddale Funeral Home has announced that they provide compassionate cremation and funeral home services to Baton Rouge families. Funeral services should be memorable and affordable. Baton Rouge, United States - September 13, 2019 / PressCable / — Wilson-Wooddale Funeral Home has announced that they provide compassionate cremation and funeral home services to Baton Rouge families. Funeral services should be memorable, celebratory, and affordable. Wilson-Wooddale Funeral Home coordinates all these important matters …

Inside story of ‘The Australia Visa Scandal’ | 9/14/2019

… The Akufo-Addo government’s fight against corruption in recent weeks has come under scrutiny by a section of Ghanaians, particularly, because of the high expectations and assurances given by the President prior to his ascension into office. Since coming into office, there have been several allegations against appointees of President Akufo-Addo, one of such is the Australia Visa Scandal involving the current Deputy Information Minister, Pius Hadzide who was …

Atlanta Braves: Ozzie Albies charting early Hall of Fame path | 9/14/2019

Tampa Bay Rays may have secret weapon in Johnny Davis Obviously, at this juncture of Albies career, it is difficult to project what he will be going forward. It is possible he could become a superstar, and we are just seeing the beginning of his ascension. Likewise, it is possible that he could go the way of players such as Cesar Cedeno and Tony Oliva – brilliant at the start of …

SHEKINA ROSE – BLUE RAY TRANSMISSIONS – Intense Energy Shift Sensitive Stars – via Paul Butler @ Prime Disclosure – 9-14-19 | 9/14/2019

… plant and cosmic realms; you feel and sense this through your own energy presence. Use These Energies to Allow Immense Empowerment to Upgrade You” Blue Ray Transmissions: Intense Energy Shift Sensitive Stars-Seed Empath Ascension Symptoms, From Geomagnetic Storms & Solar Energy/Emotional Sensitivity of the Pisces Psychic Full Moon {13 Sacred Feminine Power of the Goddess} ~Take Time Now for Integration 2020 Gateway The geomagnetic storms ending in August increased …

Take Time Now for Integration 2020 Gateway ~ Shekina Rose ~ 13 September 2019 | 9/14/2019

Source: Shekina Rose Blue Ray Transmissions: Intense Energy Shift Sensitive Stars-Seed Empath Ascension Symptoms, From Geomagnetic Storms & Solar Energy/Emotional Sensitivity of the Pisces Psychic Full Moon {13 Sacred Feminine Power of the Goddess} ~Take Time Now for Integration 2020 Gateway The geomagnetic storms ending in August increased electric field plasma light and are still being experienced by many of the em path sensitive starseeds deeply within your etheric …

Timelines | 9/14/2019

… hold our consciousness intelligence matrices, our mind matrices, that make up our spiritual identity, and of which we are designed to reclaim these spiritual-energetic pieces during these “timeline collapses” which transpire during the Ascension cycle. This is why those on the spiritual ascension path continually experience their energetic healing by meeting the cellular memories that surface at different stages of evolution in the multiple timelines. Being able to tune …

DW Bundesliga via Issoudun and Ascension, September 14 | 9/14/2019

GERMANY(non) DW Bundesliga via MBR Issoudun&ENC-DMS Ascension, September 14 1325-1530 on 15195 ISS 500 kW / 170 deg to WeAf Hausa Sat Football, fair/good 1325-1530 on 17840 ASC 250 kW / 065 deg to WeAf Hausa Sat Football, weak/fair https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RooP5COEtjw&feature=youtu.be …

Local Hero: Principal Carli Francois | 9/14/2019

… Carli Francois, the Principal of Dutchtown High School was recently named Louisiana High School Principal of the Year. She said she is proud to represent her school and the griffin community, as well as Ascension Parish and the State of Louisiana. “It’s truly an honor,” Francois said. “It’s humbling. There are so many amazing principals, and I’m just lucky to be named amongst those educators.” Francois has been teaching since …

CROWN Consortium Receives $5M from National Cancer Institute to Advance Cancer Research across 48 Counties in Wisconsin and Northern Michigan | 9/13/2019

… Consortium Receives $5M from National Cancer Institute to Advance Cancer Research across 48 Counties in Wisconsin and Northern Michigan Share: FOR ANTIGO TIMES Green Bay, Wis. – The National Cancer Institute (NCI), part of the National Institutes of Health (NHI), has awarded the Cancer Research of Wisconsin and Northern Michigan (CROWN) Consortium a $5 million grant to provide patients in Wisconsin and Northern Michigan access to more leading-edge clinical trials …

Medicare

New Health Center Planned for Menomonee Falls | PR Newswire | 9/4/2019

GLENDALE, Wis. and HOUSTON , Sept. 4, Delivering on a promise to expand access to healthcare in Wisconsin , Ascension Wisconsin today announced its plans to open a new health center in the Village of Menomonee Falls … accredited and in-network with most commercial providers. Medicaid and Medicare also will be accepted. This is one of several planned small-scale hospitals that will be owned and operated under Ascension Wisconsin and Emerus

Trump is bringing more change than Obama ever could - CNN | 8/23/2019

… Trump, in an odd way, helped clear. They are talking about raising taxes on the wealthy, expanding government programs like Medicare and Medicaid and creating a “Green New Deal.” The public seems ready to follow … People talked about it in religious terms, as if his ascension meant we were getting closer to the promised land. Community members attend a vigil for a high school student gunned down in this month’s …

AMA

AMA exits ‘Partnership’ fighting Medicare for All, public options | Modern Healthcare | 8/15/2019

… America’s Healthcare Future , a mega coalition of the healthcare industry devoted to killing single payer and public option proposals. The AMA still opposes single payer, or Medicare for All, AMA CEO James Madara said in … includes the Federation of American Hospitals, the American Hospital Association, Ascension, HCA Healthcare, and pharmaceutical and insurance groups,has drawn the same battle lines against Medicaid and Medicare buy-in as with Medicare for All …

Cerner, Duke to Automate Data Collection for Chronic Disease Care | HealthIT Analytics | 8/9/2019

… Amazon is Exploring the Role of Alexa in Chronic Disease Care In the pilot project, the DCRI will use Cerner technology to analyze de-identified data from the University of Missouri Health Care and Ascension Seton, in partnership with Dell Medical School at the University of Texas at Austin, with the goal of finding the most effective treatment options. “Collaborating with the DCRI on the Learning Registry to pilot the …

Medicaid

New Health Center Planned for Menomonee Falls | PR Newswire | 9/4/2019

GLENDALE, Wis. and HOUSTON , Sept. 4, Delivering on a promise to expand access to healthcare in Wisconsin , Ascension Wisconsin today announced its plans to open a new health center in the Village of Menomonee Falls … licensed, CMS-accredited and in-network with most commercial providers. Medicaid and Medicare also will be accepted. This is one of several planned small-scale hospitals that will be owned and operated under Ascension Wisconsin

Fund to give private Texas hospitals access to federal uncompensated care dollars | Becker’s Hospital Review | 8/30/2019

Ascension Seton Northwest, will pay a percentage of net patient revenue funds into the fund, which will be matched by federal money, Community Impact Newspapers reported. Healthcare officials told the newspaper the fund ensures an additional Medicaid funding source to pay for indigent care that doesn’t rely on taxpayer money. Central Health documents cited by the newspaper show the initial funding period is expected to generate $35 million of local …

Community Health

Colleges strive to train health workers | The Business Journals | 8/23/2019

… said. The team approach is the foundation of D’Youville’s $20 million flagship Health Professions Hub. It will would include a community health clinic aimed at the West Side neighborhood, a training center for students and … in northeast Ohio through Cleveland Clinic and southeast Michigan through Ascension Michigan. Known as Transformational Healthcare Readiness through Innovative Vocational Education, or THRIVE, the program will provide assistance through the training period and early stages …

Independent Emergency Physicians (IEP) Forms Joint Venture With Healthy Urgent Care (HUC) to Create the Largest Emergency Physician Owned and Operated Network of Urgent Care Centers in Michigan. | Business Wire | 8/21/2019

… emergency medicine, hospital medicine, observation medicine, long-term acute care, telehealth, urgent care and scribe services. IEP’s hospital partners include Ascension Health, Trinity Health and Henry Ford Health System. IEP leads acute care medicine for … of Healthy Urgent Care. This announcement signals IEP’s commitment to community health and a seamless integrated acute care patient journey through the IEP One Care Team . Urgent care is a community access point for cost …

ACO

Pharos Capital-Backed Verdi Oncology Enters Two New Markets in Two Months | Yahoo News | 8/20/2019

… Macomb, Michigan . Led by Dr. Tarik Hadid , the center provides comprehensive and personalized oncology care in Detroit and Warren, Michigan . Nashville Oncology Associates. An established practice located at Saint Thomas Midtown, an Ascension hospital, NOA is dedicated to serving the Nashville community by providing comprehensive, high quality cancer care to its patients. Verdi Cancer and Research Center of Texas . Dr. Sharma and Dr. Cripps have been in the Dallas community …

Union wins service unit designation at McLaren Macomb Hospital; vote set for Aug. 28 | Crain’s Detroit Business | 8/20/2019

Workers at McLaren Macomb Hospital are set to vote Aug. 28 on whether to unionize after the OPEIU Local 40 health care union won a federal hearing on worker eligibility to establish a nonprofessional service … negotiating contracts with Teamsters Local 283 the past two years. Ascension Crittenton Hospital in Rochester has been negotiating for more than a year with OPEIU Local 40. Three Beaumont Health hospitals have been negotiating a

Precision Medicine

Cerner, Duke collaborating to analyze patient data for cardiovascular disease treatment | FierceHealthcare | 8/7/2019

… called the Cerner Learning Health Network, to analyze de-identified patient data from the University of Missouri Health Care and Ascension Seton, in partnership with Dell Medical School at The University of Texas at Austin … information. RELATED: Siemens, UM System, MU Health Care launch $133M precision medicine alliance “We have an opportunity to use clinical research and data-driven insights to develop an intelligent network of health systems that can …

Telehealth

Amita Health unveils neurology telemedicine program | Becker’s Hospital Review | 8/22/2019

Ascension in St. Louis. Amita comprises 19 hospitals and more than 230 sites of care. More articles on telehealth …

Independent Emergency Physicians (IEP) Forms Joint Venture With Healthy Urgent Care (HUC) to Create the Largest Emergency Physician Owned and Operated Network of Urgent Care Centers in Michigan. | Business Wire | 8/21/2019

… telehealth, urgent care and scribe services. IEP’s hospital partners include Ascension Health, Trinity Health and Henry Ford Health System. IEP leads acute care medicine for those health systems at the following hospital sites: Ascension Providence Novi & Southfield Hospitals, Trinity Health St. Joseph Mercy Oakland in Pontiac, and Henry Ford Allegiance Health in Jackson. “In the current healthcare climate of large conglomerates managing care, this partnership reinforces the physician-owned and …

Behavioral Health

100 of the largest hospitals and health systems in America | 2019 | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/12/2019

… No. 63 on the Fortune 500 list and named among the World’s Most Ethical Companies list for 10 consecutive years. Ascension Health (St. Louis): 151 hospitals . Ascension is a nonprofit Catholic health system with around … hospitals and around 900 care locations that include physician offices, behavioral health centers and nursing homes. The health system has earned HIMSS Analytics Stage 7 certification in both the acute care and ambulatory environments. AdventHealth …

Amita Health CEO Mark Frey stepping down | Crain’s Chicago Business | 8/30/2019

… Amita outpatient site in Carol Stream. Mark Frey is stepping down as CEO of Amita Health, a joint venture of Ascension’s Alexian Brothers Health System, Adventist Midwest Health and Presence Health. Before Amita was created … staff. Earlier this week Amita said it plans to close behavioral health units at St. Joseph Hospital in Elgin and Alexian Brothers Medical Center in Elk Grove Village. It also planned to stop offering labor …

Population Health

100 of the largest hospitals and health systems in America | 2019 | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/12/2019

… and ambulatory customers to drive clinical and financial results. We offer medical record, revenue cycle, patient engagement, care coordination, and population health services. We combine insights from our network of more than 160,000 providers and … the World’s Most Ethical Companies list for 10 consecutive years. Ascension Health (St. Louis): 151 hospitals . Ascension is a nonprofit Catholic health system with around 156,000 associates and 34,000 aligned providers. Systemwide, Ascension offers 2,600 …

How 8 health systems are investing their venture capital dollars - Becker’s Hospital Review | 8/20/2019

… health system or venture capital fund for a future list, contact Laura Dyrda at Funds are listed in alphabetical order. Ascension Ventures manages more than $800 million in capital. It has partnered with 13 nonprofit … in companies that have strategic value for Cleveland Clinic in population health management, patient experience, precision medicine and the digital transformation of care delivery. Portfolio companies include Custom Orthopaedic Solutions, Explorys and ImageIQ. Intermountain Ventures …

Clinical Research

CROWN Consortium Receives $5M from National Cancer Institute to Advance Cancer Research across 48 Counties in Wisconsin and Northern Michigan | 9/13/2019

Ascension Wisconsin and Aspirus, Inc. Together, these organizations offer an experienced research infrastructure with a team of highly-skilled investigators across many areas of clinical research, including hematology, medical and radiation oncology, palliative care and pediatric oncology. “The National Cancer Institute, the federal government’s principal agency for cancer research and training, funds grants that undergo a rigorous peer review process to ensure that the most promising research may be funded …

Aspirus part of group to receive $5 million grant for cancer research | Press Room | Aspirus Health Care | 9/11/2019

Ascension Wisconsin and Aspirus, Inc. Together, these organizations offer an experienced research infrastructure with a team of highly-skilled investigators across many areas of clinical research, including hematology, medical and radiation oncology, palliative care and pediatric oncology. “The National Cancer Institute, a leader in the fight against cancer across the nation and around the world, has very high standards for grant eligibility,” said Dr. Anthony Jaslowski, Principal Investigator of the …

CVS

Digital health investments bounced back in Q2 2019 with nearly $2.5B in funding | MobiHealthNews | 7/5/2019

… will be using the $50 million to further expand its digital platform and beef up its partnerships with brands like CVS and Humana. EverlyWell offers consumers a range of lab tests that can be ordered … Rex Health Ventures, V Health Investors, Health Enterprise Partners and Ascension Ventures Bardy Diagnostics will be leveraging the funds to expand its sales force and monitoring services, pursue development of augmented intelligence and visualization capabilities …

Bright Near-Term Outlook for Medical Info Systems Industry - April 22, 2019 - Zacks.com | 4/22/2019

CVS Health business, and Ascension have also joined this program. Hospitals, clinics and other medical facilities have been seeing rising threats of late owing to payment reforms put forth by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services and commercial health payers. However, an analytics-based approach using big data and machine learning has been improving productivity in the healthcare revenue cycle. In this regard, the Revenue Cycle Management (“RCM”) solution is …

UnitedHealth

New HMO from WEA Trust enters private-employer market in southeast Wisconsin | The Business Journals | 8/23/2019

… regulator. The company’s new network in eastern Wisconsin includes Aurora Health Care facilities in Milwaukee, Racine and Kenosha counties and Ascension facilities in southeast Wisconsin. Health Tradition touts its independence as a selling point. Unlike … top three health insurers in the Wisconsin commercial market are UnitedHealthcare, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield and Humana. UnitedHealthcare holds the largest commercial market share at 19.4% followed by Anthem at 11.6%, according to …

How blockchain has strange bedfellows singing kumbaya | Managed Care Magazine | 7/5/2019

… the first use cases. July 5, 2019 Richard Mark Kirkner Contributing Editor Mike Jacobs works in technology engineering at Optum, UnitedHealth Group’s technology and health care services unit. Kyle Culver has a similar job at … magic of blockchain. Besides Optum and Humana, Synaptic includes Aetna; Ascension, the largest Catholic health care system in the country; MultiPlan benefit administrators; Cognizant professional services; and Quest Diagnostics. Other blockchain alliances include: IBM health …

CVS Health

Bright Near-Term Outlook for Medical Info Systems Industry - April 22, 2019 - Zacks.com | 4/22/2019

CVS Health business, and Ascension have also joined this program. Hospitals, clinics and other medical facilities have been seeing rising threats of late owing to payment reforms put forth by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services and commercial health payers. However, an analytics-based approach using big data and machine learning has been improving productivity in the healthcare revenue cycle. In this regard, the Revenue Cycle Management (“RCM”) solution is …

As Medical Care Shifts Out of Hospitals, Companies Plan Deals | Morningstar | 12/19/2017

… They are seeking to squeeze out costs by speeding up the decline in hospital use, which is already under way. CVS Health Corp., with its roughly $79 billion acquisition of Aetna Inc., wants patients to … Some are bulking up to form ever-larger players – nonprofits Ascension and Providence St. Joseph Health are in talks to create the biggest hospital owner in the U.S., while Dignity Health and Catholic Health Initiatives …

UnitedHealth Group

How blockchain has strange bedfellows singing kumbaya | Managed Care Magazine | 7/5/2019

… the first use cases. July 5, 2019 Richard Mark Kirkner Contributing Editor Mike Jacobs works in technology engineering at Optum, UnitedHealth Group’s technology and health care services unit. Kyle Culver has a similar job at … magic of blockchain. Besides Optum and Humana, Synaptic includes Aetna; Ascension, the largest Catholic health care system in the country; MultiPlan benefit administrators; Cognizant professional services; and Quest Diagnostics. Other blockchain alliances include: IBM health …

Health insurance startup Bind’s pitch deck for clients and employers - Business Insider | 6/14/2019

UnitedHealth Group. Bind has raised $70 million from investors including UnitedHealth, Lemhi Ventures (where Miller is a managing partner), and Ascension Ventures, the venture arm of the giant Ascension hospital system Bind provides health plans for employees who get their insurance through their work, and covers more than 10,000 people. The health plans Bind offers look a bit different from the insurance that you probably get at work. They’re based …

Apple Health

Ascension, orthopedic group to build ASC in Wisconsin | Becker’s ASC Review | 8/22/2019

Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Specialists and Ascension Wisconsin are teaming up to build an orthopedic ASC in Fox Crossing, Wis., according to the Appleton Post-Crescent . The facility, to be called the Orthopedic Surgery Center of the Fox Valley, will offer joint replacements and arthroscopies and include a clinic where patients can receive walk-in care. The center is scheduled to open in the fall of 2020. Ascension Wisconsin also …

Wednesday, August 21, 2019 | Kaiser Health News | 8/21/2019

… focus on healthcare following its $54-billion acquisition of pharmacy benefits manager Express Scripts Holding Co last year. (8/20) CNBC: Apple Health Employee Departures Show Split Over Ambitions Apple’s health team has seen a slew … We Ought To Have It For Everyone’ Earlier this year, Ascension, the nation’s largest Catholic health system announced a major shake-up in its C-suite. After 15 years, Anthony Tersigni would retire his position …

DaVita

Vuzix, VSee Launches Telemedicine Smart Glasses Solution | HIT Consultant | 4/9/2019

DaVita, as well as numerous A-list healthcare systems such as Ascension, HealthPartners, Sutter, Trinity and Sentara. Vusix has been developing developing immersive head mounted displays for Virtual Reality and video gaming application since the mid-1990’s. The commercial Vuzix Blade launched at CES 2019 for $999. VSee will be showcasing the smart glasses telehealth and telemedicine solution on the Vuzix M300XL and Vuzix Blade at the American Telemedicine …

Vuzix Partners with VSee Lab Inc. to Deliver a Telehealth and Telemedicine Smart Glasses Solution | PR Newswire | 4/9/2019

DaVita, as well as numerous A-list healthcare systems such as Ascension, HealthPartners, Sutter, Trinity and Sentara. VSee was also selected by NASA to be the exclusive video conference solution on the International Space Station (ISS) because of its usability and its ability to adapt to poor network conditions. It has been used by astronauts on board the ISS since 2014. “The VSee telemedicine video conferencing platform is easy and …

Cerner

16 hospitals, health systems seeking Allscripts, Cerner, Epic, Meditech talent | Becker’s Hospital Review | 8/14/2019

Four of the top vendors hospitals use to participate in the Medicare EHR Incentive Program are Allscripts, Cerner, Epic and Meditech, according to 2018 ONC data . Sixteen hospitals and health systems that posted job listings … Healthcare (Traverse City, Mich.): Seeks an applications systems analyst. 4. Ascension (Austin, Texas): Seeks a clinical informatics specialist. Epic 1. Cleveland Clinic: Seeks an information technology inpatient manager. 2. Texas Children’s Hospital (Houston): Seeks a

Cerner, Duke to Automate Data Collection for Chronic Disease Care | HealthIT Analytics | 8/9/2019

Cerner, Duke to Automate Data Collection for Chronic Disease Care Cerner and Duke have partnered to innovate clinical research registries and evaluate potential treatments for chronic disease. Source: Thinkstock 09, 2019 - Cerner has partnered with … identified data from the University of Missouri Health Care and Ascension Seton, in partnership with Dell Medical School at the University of Texas at Austin, with the goal of finding the most effective treatment options

R1 RCM

R1 RCM Reports Second Quarter 2019 Results | Globe Newswire | 8/6/2019

August 06, 2019 07:00 ET Source: R1 RCM Inc. CHICAGO, R1 RCM Inc. (NASDAQ: RCM), a leading provider of technology-enabled revenue cycle management services to healthcare providers, today announced results for the three months … ability to successfully deliver on our commitments to Intermountain and Ascension, fluctuations in our results of operations and cash flows, and the factors discussed under the heading “Risk Factors” in our annual report on Form

Intermountain Healthcare opens new innovation center with partner | MedCity News | 6/14/2019

… experience center. Post a comment / Jun 14, 2019 at 12:07 PM Shares 0 Intermountain Healthcare and revenue cycle management company R1 RCM have collaborated to create the Salt Lake City Technology and Innovation Center. The … with customers like Intermountain, AMITA Health, Quorum Health Corporation and Ascension. They will work together to develop ways that artificial intelligence and robotic process automation can help with RCM challenges such as denials management and …

Quorum Health

Intermountain Healthcare opens new innovation center with partner | MedCity News | 6/14/2019

Quorum Health Corporation and Ascension. They will work together to develop ways that artificial intelligence and robotic process automation can help with RCM challenges such as denials management and improving the patient financial experience. “Technology is the cornerstone of our long-term strategy to deliver improved revenue cycle results for our clients,” said R1 RCM president and CEO Joe Flanagan in a statement. “This center is another example of the …

R1 RCM, Intermountain Opens Technology and Innovation Center | HIT Consultant | 6/14/2019

Ascension, AMITA Health, Quorum Health Corporation and others to develop ways AI (artificial intelligence) and RPA (robotic process automation) can help address high-value and currently, unsolved RCM challenges associated with the cost to collect, denials management and improving the patient’s financial experience. Impact of Center “Partnering with R1 aligns with our philosophy of letting those who are superbly skilled in key operational areas, such as revenue cycle management, do …

Medidata Solutions

Amgen taps Syapse to infuse real-world data into its cancer clinical trial designs | FierceMedicalDevices | 5/3/2019

Medidata Solutions and the corporate financing arms of Merck and Roche. The San Francisco-based company’s previous backers include Ascension Ventures, GE Ventures and Intermountain Healthcare Innovation Fund. Syapse’s oncology software platform is designed to help healthcare providers offer precision medicine consistently, including through clinical trials, and supplies them with real-world information about treatments and outcomes through a data-sharing network. “Through this collaboration and the strategic relationships we’ve …

Amgen taps Syapse to infuse real-world data into its cancer clinical trial designs | FierceBiotech | 5/3/2019

Medidata Solutions and the corporate financing arms of Merck and Roche. The San Francisco-based company’s previous backers include Ascension Ventures, GE Ventures and Intermountain Healthcare Innovation Fund. Syapse’s oncology software platform is designed to help healthcare providers offer precision medicine consistently, including through clinical trials, and supplies them with real-world information about treatments and outcomes through a data-sharing network. “Through this collaboration and the strategic relationships we’ve …

GE Ventures

Digital health investments bounced back in Q2 2019 with nearly $2.5B in funding | MobiHealthNews | 7/5/2019

… Funds, HealthQuest Capital, Aperture Venture Partners, Aphelion Capital, Lumira Ventures, Rex Health Ventures, V Health Investors, Health Enterprise Partners and Ascension Ventures Bardy Diagnostics will be leveraging the funds to expand its sales force and … Capital, Perceptive Advisors, Manatt Venture Fund, Dreamers Fund, Canaan Partners, GE Ventures, Illumina Ventures, Kaiser Permanente Ventures and HealthInvest Equity Partners The company will be expanding its team of specialists and increasing development of its …

Amgen taps Syapse to infuse real-world data into its cancer clinical trial designs | FierceMedicalDevices | 5/3/2019

Ascension Ventures, GE Ventures and Intermountain Healthcare Innovation Fund. Syapse’s oncology software platform is designed to help healthcare providers offer precision medicine consistently, including through clinical trials, and supplies them with real-world information about treatments and outcomes through a data-sharing network. “Through this collaboration and the strategic relationships we’ve built with community health systems globally, we aim to develop evidence of clinical utility that can be used to …

Echo Health Ventures

Phreesia Prepares For U.S. IPO - Phreesia (Pending:PHR) | Seeking Alpha | 7/12/2019

Ascension Ventures, Vantage Point Venture Partners, Echo Health Ventures, LLR Equity Partners, Sandbox Industries, and LRVHealth. Source: Crunchbase , company registration statement Customer Acquisition Phreesia markets its products through a direct sales organization comprised of several highly-targeted and teams concentrated in the Raleigh, North Carolina, New York, New York, and Ottawa, Canada regions. Additionally, the company has a ‘demand generation team’ that develops content and identifies prospects that PHR’s sales …

Digital health investments bounced back in Q2 2019 with nearly $2.5B in funding | MobiHealthNews | 7/5/2019

… human and machine intelligence to take care of its members on a daily basis.” Series B $65 Redpoint Ventures, 8VC, Echo Health Ventures, StartUp Health, Sidewalk Labs, Thrive Capital, Maverick Ventures, Town Hall Ventures and … Rex Health Ventures, V Health Investors, Health Enterprise Partners and Ascension Ventures Bardy Diagnostics will be leveraging the funds to expand its sales force and monitoring services, pursue development of augmented intelligence and visualization capabilities …

Merck Global Health Innovation

Syapse Enters Strategic Collaboration with Roche to Advance Precision Medicine in Oncology | PR Newswire | 1/9/2018

Ascension Ventures, GE Ventures, Intermountain Healthcare Innovation Fund, Merck Global Health Innovation Fund, Medidata Solutions, Roche Venture Fund, and Amgen Ventures. Contact …

Amgen Ventures

Syapse Enters Strategic Collaboration with Roche to Advance Precision Medicine in Oncology | PR Newswire | 1/9/2018

Ascension Ventures, GE Ventures, Intermountain Healthcare Innovation Fund, Merck Global Health Innovation Fund, Medidata Solutions, Roche Venture Fund, and Amgen Ventures. Contact …

Roche Venture Fund

Syapse Enters Strategic Collaboration with Roche to Advance Precision Medicine in Oncology | PR Newswire | 1/9/2018

Ascension Ventures, GE Ventures, Intermountain Healthcare Innovation Fund, Merck Global Health Innovation Fund, Medidata Solutions, Roche Venture Fund, and Amgen Ventures. Contact …

Merck Global Health Innovation Fund

Syapse Enters Strategic Collaboration with Roche to Advance Precision Medicine in Oncology | PR Newswire | 1/9/2018

Ascension Ventures, GE Ventures, Intermountain Healthcare Innovation Fund, Merck Global Health Innovation Fund, Medidata Solutions, Roche Venture Fund, and Amgen Ventures. Contact …

Safeguard Scientifics

Zipnosis closes on another $3 million to improve platform, expand | The Business Journals | 4/8/2019

Safeguard Scientifics; St. Louis, Mo.-based Ascension Ventures; Minneapolis-based Affinity Capital Management; and Shakopee, Minn.-based Omphalos Venture Partners participated in the most recent funding round. “We’re excited about this next step in our strategic growth trajectory as we continue to drive forward our mission of being a leading innovator in the virtual-care market and delivering to our customers a robust, comprehensive platform that pairs traditional telemedicine with …

Dr. Aradhana Ghosh Joins Precision Medicine Leader Syapse As Vice President of Oncology | PR Newswire | 12/7/2017

Safeguard Scientifics, Ascension Ventures, GE Ventures, Intermountain Healthcare Innovation Fund, Merck Global Health Innovation Fund, Medidata Solutions, Roche Venture Fund, and Amgen Ventures. CONTACT: Courtney Lamie Crosscut Strategies 202-792-7200 [email protected] View original content with multimedia: http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/dr-aradhana-ghosh-joins-precision-medicine-leader-syapse-as-vice-president-of-oncology-300567862.html SOURCE Syapse …

Bessemer Venture Partners

Reputation.com nabs $30M more to help enterprises manage their profiles online | TechCrunch | 8/20/2019

Ascension Ventures, with participation also from new backers Akkadian Ventures, Industry Ventures and River City Ventures and returning investors Kleiner Perkins, August Capital, Bessemer Venture Partners, Heritage Group and Icon Ventures — is the second round Reputation.com has raised since its pivot away from services aimed at individuals. Fuca said the company’s valuation is tripling with this round, and while he wouldn’t go into the details from what I understand from …

Reputation.com raises $30 million to help businesses manage their online presence | VentureBeat | 8/20/2019

Ascension Ventures, bringing its total raised to over $100 million. New investors Akkadian Ventures, Industry Ventures, and River City Ventures also participated in the firm’s most recent fundraising round, alongside prior backers Kleiner Perkins, August Capital, Bessemer Venture Partners, Heritage Group, and Icon Ventures. The capital infusion comes roughly a year after Reputation sold off its direct-to-consumer business, and it follows a period of sustained expansion during which …

New Enterprise Associates

Ivantis Announces Groundbreaking 3 Year Results from FDA Clinical Trial; First Device in Minimally Invasive Glaucoma Surgical (MIGS) Category to Demonstrate Significant Long Term Reduction of Severe Major Surgeries for Glaucoma Patients | PR Newswire | 5/2/2019

New Enterprise Associates, Delphi Ventures, Foresite Capital, RA Capital Management, Ascension Ventures, EDBI, GBS Ventures, MemorialCare Innovation Fund, Merieux Development, and Vertex Healthcare. The company is headquartered in Irvine, Calif. www.IvantisInc.com Ivantis ® and Hydrus ® are registered trademarks of Ivantis, Inc. All rights reserved 2019. Media Contact Ivantis Inc. Linda Scotton [email protected] (949) 333-1323 SOURCE Ivantis, Inc. Related Links http://www.IvantisInc.com …

Ivantis Announces Publication of Landmark Comparative MIGS Clinical Trial Results in Leading Ophthalmic Journal | PR Newswire | 4/23/2019

New Enterprise Associates, Delphi Ventures, Foresite Capital, RA Capital Management, Ascension Ventures, EDBI, GBS Ventures, MemorialCare Innovation Fund, Merieux Development, and Vertex Healthcare. The company is headquartered in Irvine, Calif. Hydrus Microstent is not currently approved for sale in the United States for standalone use in primary open angle glaucoma. www.IvantisInc.com Ivantis ® and Hydrus ® are registered trademarks of Ivantis, Inc. All rights reserved 2019. iStent ® and Glaukos ® are registered trademarks …

Century Capital

Ascension Insurance Rebrands as Relation Insurance Services | Business Wire | 1/4/2018

WALNUT CREEK, Calif.- Ascension Insurance , a premier insurance brokerage that offers superior risk-management, benefits, and TPA-consulting services through its family of brands across the U.S., today announced it has changed its name to … held corporation; alongside its private-equity partners, Parthenon Capital and Century Capital Management, the company expects to continue its strong growth trajectory through additional acquisitions and organic growth. Visit relationinsurance.com for more information. Contacts ANW

HCA

100 of the largest hospitals and health systems in America | 2019 | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/12/2019

HCA Healthcare (Nashville, Tenn.): 185 hospitals . HCA Healthcare has more than 38,000 active physicians and 94,000 registered nurses worldwide. The health system reports 31.2 million patient encounters and 8.9 million emergency room visits per year. HCA Healthcare has been ranked No. 63 on the Fortune 500 list and named among the World’s Most Ethical Companies list for 10 consecutive years. Ascension Health (St. Louis): 151 hospitals . Ascension is a nonprofit …

Answering the Call: Preparing Veterans as Civilian Healthcare Leaders - Nashville Medical News | 9/9/2019

Answering the Call: Preparing Veterans as Civilian Healthcare Leaders By DAVID A. WEIL Published: September 9, 2019 At the July meeting of the American College of Healthcare Executives of Middle Tennessee (ACHEMT), attendees gathered at … Surgeon General; Michael S. Huerter: vice president of operations for Ascension Technologies and retired colonel, U.S. Joint Special Operations; Brian C. Lein, MD, FACS: division vice president, graduate medical education, at HCA’s TriStar Health and

St. Joseph Health

How 8 health systems are investing their venture capital dollars - Becker’s Hospital Review | 8/20/2019

… health system or venture capital fund for a future list, contact Laura Dyrda at Funds are listed in alphabetical order. Ascension Ventures manages more than $800 million in capital. It has partnered with 13 nonprofit … in companies that improve quality and lower costs at Providence St. Joseph Health and beyond. It initially launched in 2014 and manages a $300 million venture capital fund on behalf of the Renton, Wash.-based …

16 hospitals, health systems launching telehealth services - Becker’s Hospital Review | 8/9/2019

Ascension Saint Thomas hospital partnered with Contessa, an acute home care management company, to offer its patients home recovery care services such as telehealth appointments and remote monitoring. 4. Texas A&M University Health Science Center is extending its telemedicine services to medical facilities in Franklin and Hearne, both in Texas, as part of its partnership with CHI St. Joseph Health . 5. West Virginia United Health System and Mon Health …

Providence St. Joseph Health

How 8 health systems are investing their venture capital dollars - Becker’s Hospital Review | 8/20/2019

… health system or venture capital fund for a future list, contact Laura Dyrda at Funds are listed in alphabetical order. Ascension Ventures manages more than $800 million in capital. It has partnered with 13 nonprofit … invests in companies that improve quality and lower costs at Providence St. Joseph Health and beyond. It initially launched in 2014 and manages a $300 million venture capital fund on behalf of the Renton, Wash …

28 recent hospital, health system executive moves | Becker’s Hospital Review | 7/19/2019

… based Memorial Hermann Health System has named David L. Callender, MD, president and CEO, effective Sept. 1.6. Renton, Wash.-based Providence St. Joseph Health named Randall Castillo CEO of St. Mary Medical Center in Apple … Hicks, DNP, chief nursing officer.14. Robert Hoban , president of Ascension St. John Hospital in Detroit and Ascension River District Hospital in East China, Mich., is leaving the role for a leadership position with the …

Intermountain Healthcare

How 8 health systems are investing their venture capital dollars - Becker’s Hospital Review | 8/20/2019

… health system or venture capital fund for a future list, contact Laura Dyrda at Funds are listed in alphabetical order. Ascension Ventures manages more than $800 million in capital. It has partnered with 13 nonprofit … and ImageIQ. Intermountain Ventures Fund is Salt Lake City-based Intermountain Healthcare’s strategic investment vehicle that targets innovative companies with high return, high growth opportunities. Intermountain Ventures typically invests $3 million to $5 million over …

R1 RCM, Intermountain Opens Technology and Innovation Center | HIT Consultant | 6/14/2019

… Tuesday, R1 RCM announced the grand opening of its new Salt Lake City Technology and Innovation Center in collaboration with Intermountain Healthcare . This state-of-the-art facility will be the first of its kind … center. R1 will work with clients such as Intermountain Healthcare, Ascension, AMITA Health, Quorum Health Corporation and others to develop ways AI (artificial intelligence) and RPA (robotic process automation) can help address high-value and …

Dignity Health

News 7/17/19 | HISTalk | 7/16/2019

Ascension, Dignity Health, Tenet Health, and MedStar Health (which just renewed its contract and signed on as an innovation partner). Apps within the suite include Core Work Manager (automating scheduling of multidisciplinary rounds, results tagging for dynamic documentation, assessment and plan management, “discharge before noon” workflows, and workflow-integrated handoffs); Core Notify (continuous EHR monitoring with real-time notifications, configurable notification rules, and one-click result to task follow-up …

ConsejoSano CEO Abner Mason Joins United States Of Care Founder’s Council | PR Newswire | 2/8/2018

Ascension Health, Steve Safyer of Montefiore Medical Center, Judy Rich of Tucson Medical Center, Patrick Conway of BlueCross BlueShield North Carolina, Dignity Health’s Lloyd Dean , Richard Gilfillan of Trinity Health, and Providence St. Joseph Health’s Rod Hochman . Mason’s appointment to the United States of Care founder’s council is effective immediately. To learn more about United States of Care, visit https://unitedstatesofcare.org/ . ConsejoSano can be found at www.consejosano.com . About ConsejoSano ConsejoSano …

Catholic Health Initiatives

Bypassing the middleman for a cheaper way to self-pay | Modern Healthcare | 6/15/2019

Catholic Health Initiatives and Ascension. Its revenue went from $5 million in 2015 to a projected $50 million in 2019. Last month, it processed more than 14,000 patients, Magee said. MDsave’s consumer-facing website lets patients search for procedures, select a provider and price, pay online and—here’s the kicker—rest assured it will be their first and last payment for that procedure. MDsave has bundled prices for each service …

Saving America’s Hospitals: Why Recent Mega Mergers Will Fail | Forbes | 1/16/2018

… clout and raise prices. Most recent hospital mergers, such as the one announced late last year between Dignity Health and Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI), hint at the latter. Expected to close in the second half … A week after that, the Wall Street Journal (subscription) reported Ascension Health and Providence St. Joseph Health were in talks to create the nation’s largest hospital chain, with 191 hospitals in 27 states and annual …

Catholic Health System

UC Health appoints first chief data and analytics officer | FierceHealthcare | 7/9/2019

Ascension, the largest Catholic health system in the country, hired Eduardo Conrado as its first chief digital officer and executive vice president. Providence St. Joseph Health tapped former Amazon executive Aaron Martin as its first chief digital officer. RELATED: Data analytics, cybersecurity and mobile technology among the top 10 challenges for health executives in 2018 Legg joins UC Health on July 8 and brings more than 15 years of experience …

Iris Dorbian wrote a new post, PE-backed Verdi Oncology acquires NOA, on the site PE Hub | 7/8/2019

… Associates PC, said, “I am thrilled to partner with Verdi Oncology to continue our practice’s growth and enhanced relationship with Ascension. We evaluated our options, and Verdi Oncology was an excellent fit for our practice … profit health system in the U.S. and the world’s largest Catholic health system, operating more than 2,600 sites of care – including 151 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities – in 21 states and the …

SSM Health

14 hospitals closed so far this year — here’s why | Becker’s Hospital Review | 8/19/2019

SSM Health St. Anthony Hospital began operating the emergency department of the hospital in El Reno. 7. Washington, D.C.-based Providence Hospital closed April 30 after 158 years of service. In July 2018, St. Louis-based Ascension, which owns Providence, said it was shutting down the hospital and making investments in other types of services, including telehealth, care coordination, home care and community-based behavioral healthcare. 8. Belmont Community Hospital …

11 hospitals closed so far this year — here’s why | Becker’s Hospital Review | 6/7/2019

SSM Health St. Anthony Hospital began operating the emergency department of the hospital in El Reno. 3. Washington, D.C.-based Providence Hospital closed April 30 after 158 years of service. In July, St. Louis-based Ascension, which owns Providence, said it was shutting down the hospital and making investments in other types of services, including telehealth, care coordination, home care and community-based behavioral healthcare. 4. Belmont Community Hospital , a …

Aurora Health Care

New HMO from WEA Trust enters private-employer market in southeast Wisconsin | The Business Journals | 8/23/2019

Aurora Health Care facilities in Milwaukee, Racine and Kenosha counties and Ascension facilities in southeast Wisconsin. Health Tradition touts its independence as a selling point. Unlike other health insurers, Health Tradition is not owned by a health care system and is not part of a for-profit, publicly-traded insurance company, Humphrey said. “We’re really looking to make a big change in the way health care is provided,” Humphrey said …

Feds distribute $49 million to three Milwaukee-area Obamacare insurers | The Business Journals | 7/2/2019

… a check in August for $28.6 million. Network Health Plan, which is co-owned by Froedtert Health of Wauwatosa and Ascension Wisconsin of Glendale, will receive a payment of about $12 million. Children’s Community Health … 20 counties. In southeast Wisconsin, the cooperative’s network consists of Aurora Health Care and Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin. – Senior Reporter, Milwaukee 2:16pm CDT Related Content …

HCA Healthcare

AMA exits ‘Partnership’ fighting Medicare for All, public options | Modern Healthcare | 8/15/2019

Ascension, HCA Healthcare, and pharmaceutical and insurance groups,has drawn the same battle lines against Medicaid and Medicare buy-in as with Medicare for All . Recent media campaigns have included attacks on the Medicare buy-in proposals from Democratic presidential candidates like former Vice President Joe Biden and Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.). Madera said in his statement that the AMA is devoting its lobbying efforts to “interventions necessary to …

31 recent hospital, health system executive moves | Becker’s Hospital Review | 6/14/2019

… president of Falls Church, Va.-based Inova Fairfax Medical Campus, will become its chief administrative officer.6. St. Louis-based Ascension named Eduardo Conrado executive vice president and chief strategy and innovations officer.7. St … Fort Walton Beach (Fla.) Medical Center, a Nashville, Tenn.-based HCA Healthcare facility, selected Caroline Stewart, RN, to serve as chief nursing officer. 29. St. Louis-based Ascension CEO Anthony R. Tersigni, EdD, who will …

Aetna

How blockchain has strange bedfellows singing kumbaya | Managed Care Magazine | 7/5/2019

Aetna; Ascension, the largest Catholic health care system in the country; MultiPlan benefit administrators; Cognizant professional services; and Quest Diagnostics. Other blockchain alliances include: IBM health utility network, which preceded Synaptic’s launch announcement by two months, is composed of Cigna, Aetna (again), Health Care Service Corporation (HCSC), and Anthem, along with Sentara Healthcare and PNC Bank. Coalesce Health Alliance comprises Express Scripts, the Blue Cross Blue Shield plans in Massachusetts …

Bypassing the middleman for a cheaper way to self-pay | Modern Healthcare | 6/15/2019

… hospitals in 31 states, including those owned by big players like Community Health Systems, CommonSpirit Health’s Catholic Health Initiatives and Ascension. Its revenue went from $5 million in 2015 to a projected $50 million in … MDsave and request paperwork to do so. Representatives with UnitedHealthcare, Aetna, Cigna and Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Georgia did not respond to questions about whether they honor MDsave customers’ requests to have the …

Health Net

Cerner, Duke to Automate Data Collection for Chronic Disease Care | HealthIT Analytics | 8/9/2019

… Thinkstock 09, 2019 - Cerner has partnered with Duke Clinical Research Institute (DCRI) to pilot a project called the Cerner Learning Health Network to evaluate the use and potential impact of proven therapies for chronic cardiovascular … identified data from the University of Missouri Health Care and Ascension Seton, in partnership with Dell Medical School at the University of Texas at Austin, with the goal of finding the most effective treatment options …

Cerner, Duke create Learning Health Network to automate data for research | Healthcare IT News | 8/8/2019

… aggregated data. August 08, 2019 12:15 PM Cerner, in collaboration with Duke Clinical Research Institute, will launch the Cerner Learning Health Network, which aims to automate data collection from multiple sources, including electronic health records … patient data from the University of Missouri Health Care and Ascension Seton, in partnership with Dell Medical School at The University of Texas at Austin, with the goal of finding the most effective treatment options …

Humana

55th Annual Austin Trail of Lights, Powered by H-E-B, Returns December 10-23, 2019 | PR Newswire | 9/12/2019

… St. David’s HealthCare Dec. 10 : Grand Opening Night , featuring title sponsor H-E-B Dec. 11 : Heroes Night , presented by Humana Dec. 12 : Movies in the Park , presented by Austin Parks Foundation Dec. 15 : UT … for the 8th year. Additional support comes from partners including Ascension / Dell Children’s, Vista Equity Partners, Keller Williams Realty, Inc., Cirrus Logic, Austin Parks Foundation, The University of Texas at Austin , Austin Convention Center Department …

Interopability projects maturing - POLITICO | 9/4/2019

… that conform to the center’s testing program. The organization’s board of directors includes representatives from heavy hitter hospital groups like Ascension Health and Hospital Corporation of America. STUDY: HEALTH IMPROVEMENTS FROM PDMPs — While there are … are also examining the drug pricing issue. LOBBYING NOTE — Insurer Humana has joined the Consumer Technology Association, the trade group announced. It’s the first insurer to do so. PERSONNEL NOTES — Lauren Silvis, the former FDA …

Louisiana Healthcare Connections

Still Time To Sign Up For Allwell From Louisiana Healthcare Connections During The 2018 Medicare Enrollment Period | PR Newswire | 11/30/2017

Still Time To Sign Up For Allwell From Louisiana Healthcare Connections During The 2018 Medicare Enrollment Period News provided by 08:00 ET Share this article BATON ROUGE, La. , Nov. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ – The annual enrollment … providing plans and coverage for residents in the following parishes: Ascension , East Baton Rouge , Livingston , St. Tammany , Tangipahoa , and West Baton Rouge . Medicare is a government health insurance program for people age 65 or older

Cigna

Wednesday, August 21, 2019 | Kaiser Health News | 8/21/2019

… release the company put out Tuesday. Frank Gallucci, an attorney representing Cuyahoga County, confirmed the tentative terms. (Heisig, 8/20) Marketplace Cigna Explores Sale Of Its Group Benefits Insurance Business In Sign Insurer Intends To Focus … We Ought To Have It For Everyone’ Earlier this year, Ascension, the nation’s largest Catholic health system announced a major shake-up in its C-suite. After 15 years, Anthony Tersigni would retire his position …

Cigna Explores Sale Of Its Group Benefits Insurance Business In Sign Insurer Intends To Focus On Health Care | Kaiser Health News | 8/21/2019

Reuters reports that the division Cigna is looking to shed involves disability and life insurance. The move echoes ones made by other insurers looking to focus on health care. In other health industry news: a … We Ought To Have It For Everyone’ Earlier this year, Ascension, the nation’s largest Catholic health system announced a major shake-up in its C-suite. After 15 years, Anthony Tersigni would retire his position

UnitedHealthcare

New HMO from WEA Trust enters private-employer market in southeast Wisconsin | The Business Journals | 8/23/2019

… regulator. The company’s new network in eastern Wisconsin includes Aurora Health Care facilities in Milwaukee, Racine and Kenosha counties and Ascension facilities in southeast Wisconsin. Health Tradition touts its independence as a selling point. Unlike … top three health insurers in the Wisconsin commercial market are UnitedHealthcare, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield and Humana. UnitedHealthcare holds the largest commercial market share at 19.4% followed by Anthem at 11.6%, according to …

Blue Cross has formed a blockchain consortium (ANTM, AET, UNH) | Business Insider | 4/23/2019

UnitedHealthcare — along with health systems like Ascension — are among the partners that comprise Synaptic Health Alliance, which launched its pilot project in April 2018. And Synaptic’s exploring how blockchain tech can help address the costly issues that arise when providers and payers don’t effectively share patient data. The bigger picture: US payers could reap major savings from a blockchain-enabled data sharing framework. Insurers could slash administrative costs if they …

Marc Harrison

Intermountain Healthcare opens new innovation center with partner | MedCity News | 6/14/2019

Marc Harrison in a statement. A 30,000-square-foot facility, the Salt Lake City center will be used for evaluating, testing and designing new rev cycle management technologies for hospitals, health systems and physician groups. It will also be a client experience center where R1 will work with customers like Intermountain, AMITA Health, Quorum Health Corporation and Ascension. They will work together to develop ways that artificial intelligence and robotic …

R1 and Intermountain Healthcare Host Grand Opening of New Technology and Innovation Center | Globe Newswire | 6/11/2019

… R1 and Intermountain Healthcare leaders, community business leaders, and local nonprofit organizations for a ribbon cutting, facility tour and reception. Marc Harrison, MD, president and CEO, Intermountain Healthcare; Bert Zimmerli, CFO, Intermountain Healthcare; Joe Flanagan … center. R1 will work with clients such as Intermountain Healthcare, Ascension, AMITA Health, Quorum Health Corporation and others to develop ways AI (artificial intelligence) and RPA (robotic process automation) can help address high-value and …

Eduardo Conrado

Eduardo Conrado is Ascension’s chief strategy and innovations officer, a role that ‘starts and ends with people’ | Becker’s Hospital Review | 8/21/2019

Last September, Ascension named Eduardo Conrado to the system’s newly created position of executive vice president and chief digital officer. In July 2019, he was promoted to executive vice president and chief strategy and innovations officer. Innovation within the digital space can mean any number of things in 2019, especially when it pertains to a footprint of more than 2,600 sites of care throughout 21 states. Becker’s caught up with …

Kaiser Permanente names first Chief Digital Officer | Healthcare IT News | 7/31/2019

Ascension had just named its first CDO, Eduardo Conrado, whose prior experience was largely at Motorola . “We are seeing individuals coming into this role from outside of healthcare, where the job surfaced about five years ago, and is really just getting established here now,” said Dixon. “It started as a Chief Marketing Officer hybrid focusing on the consumer and it has taken on more and more importance but the specific …

Ken Tarkoff

Amgen taps Syapse to infuse real-world data into its cancer clinical trial designs | FierceMedicalDevices | 5/3/2019

… alongside Medidata Solutions and the corporate financing arms of Merck and Roche. The San Francisco-based company’s previous backers include Ascension Ventures, GE Ventures and Intermountain Healthcare Innovation Fund. Syapse’s oncology software platform is designed … diverse groups of patients can access them,” said Syapse CEO Ken Tarkoff. RELATED: Concerto HealthAI signs on with Pfizer to apply real-world data to precision cancer medicine Elsewhere, Concerto HealthAI has inked two Big …

Amgen taps Syapse to infuse real-world data into its cancer clinical trial designs | FierceBiotech | 5/3/2019

… alongside Medidata Solutions and the corporate financing arms of Merck and Roche. The San Francisco-based company’s previous backers include Ascension Ventures, GE Ventures and Intermountain Healthcare Innovation Fund. Syapse’s oncology software platform is designed … diverse groups of patients can access them,” said Syapse CEO Ken Tarkoff. RELATED: Concerto HealthAI signs on with Pfizer to apply real-world data to precision cancer medicine Elsewhere, Concerto HealthAI has inked two Big …

Anthony Tersigni

Remembering the contributions of Sister Mary Maurita Sengelaub | Modern Healthcare | 7/13/2019

Ascension’s Anthony Tersigni writes, “Given the change and disruption in healthcare from rising consumerism, regulatory reform and the shift to value-based care, now is the time to seek a more representative mix in healthcare leadership, especially in the C-suite and on the board of directors.” Promoting meritocracy and diversity at the same time is not an easy goal. Diversity for the sake of diversity can easily devolve into …

Ascension names Dr. Richard Fogel its chief clinical officer | Modern Healthcare | 6/28/2019

Print Ascension has named Dr. Richard Fogel as chief clinical officer for its clinical and network services, effective July 1. The appointment of Fogel, who will oversee clinical performance across the not-for-profit Catholic … over as transitional president and CEO beginning July 1, as Anthony Tersigni retires from the CEO role. Ascension Chief Financial Officer Anthony Speranzo also plans to step down from his role July 1 to become

Craig Cordola

State approves Ascension’s sale of Connecticut hospital | Becker’s Hospital Review | 8/16/2019

Sponsored by VMG Health [email protected] 214.369.4888 State approves Ascension’s sale of Connecticut hospital Print Email The Connecticut Office of Health Strategy has approved Hartford (Conn.) HealthCare’s acquisition of substantially all of the assets of … in Bridgeport and Fairfield County as part of Hartford HealthCare,” Craig Cordola, executive vice president and COO of Ascension, said in a press release . St. Vincent’s comprises a 473-bed community hospital, a 76-bed

Former St. Vincent’s exec lands CEO role in Texas | The Business Journals | 7/26/2019

Ascension Texas — the parent organization for the Ascension Seton hospital network in Central Texas and one of Austin’s largest employers. Ascension announced July 23 that Davis had accepted the position, along with a post as senior vice president within the St. Louis-based parent company. It’s a promotion for Davis, who was previously chief operating officer of Ascension Texas. He replaces Craig Cordola , who on July 1 stepped down as …

Kelly Gooch

4 hospitals announce layoffs in June | Becker’s Hospital Review | 7/2/2019

4 hospitals announce layoffs in June Kelly Gooch - Print Email The following hospital layoffs were reported by Becker’s Hospital Review in June. 1. Ascension St. Francis Hospital in Milwaukee, part of Glendale-based Ascension Wisconsin, a branch of Catholic hospital giant St. Louis-based Ascension, laid off employees. 2. The Ventura County Health Care Agency, a California-based system of hospital, clinic and specialty services, lowered its layoff estimate from …

CFO Jon Sohn on Ascension Wisconsin’s cost-containment strategies | Becker’s Hospital Review | 6/26/2019

CFO Jon Sohn on Ascension Wisconsin’s cost-containment strategies Kelly Gooch - Print Email Jon Sohn is CFO of Glendale-based Ascension Wisconsin. His experience and expertise is in expense control, budgeting, forecasting, financial analysis, capital planning and other financial management areas. He is the former CFO of Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare, which joined Ascension Wisconsin in 2016. Mr. Sohn also served as a senior manager with KPMG in Milwaukee. Here, Mr …

Nick Ragone

Peyton Manning shows his humorous side in ads for namesake hospital | Modern Healthcare | 7/27/2019

Ascension Manning chats with some nurses during a break from filming the ad campaign. After passing to wide receivers for 18 seasons in the NFL, Peyton Manning has a new target, vulnerable children patients. Manning … commitment to serving the children of the Indianapolis area,” said Nick Ragone, Ascension’s chief marketing officer. “He’s always been generous with his time.” Letter Editor Send us a letter Have an opinion about this story

How Ascension got 100,000 additional visits this year with help from online scheduling | Healthcare IT News | 7/25/2019

Ascension, a St. Louis, Missouri-based health system that operates in 21 states and the District of Columbia, prioritized click-to-schedule as part of its commitment to consumer access, convenience and brand experience. “Consumers expect an online experience when making healthcare choices that is easy and intuitive, the same as they have with other purchasing decisions,” said Nick Ragone, executive vice president and chief marketing and communications officer at …

Elizabeth Foshage

31 recent hospital, health system executive moves | Becker’s Hospital Review | 6/14/2019

… president of Falls Church, Va.-based Inova Fairfax Medical Campus, will become its chief administrative officer.6. St. Louis-based Ascension named Eduardo Conrado executive vice president and chief strategy and innovations officer.7. St … of the Hudson Valley.11. St. Louis-based Ascension named Elizabeth Foshage Executive vice president and CFO: 12. Pittsburgh-based Allegheny Health Network appointed Vicenta C. Gaspar-Yoo, MD, president of Natrona Heights, Pa.-based …

Impicciche to take Ascension’s CEO role amid number of top leadership changes | FierceHealthcare | 6/12/2019

Ascension Health’s President Joseph R. Impicciche will take on the role of Transitional President and CEO starting July 1, the Catholic health-giant announced on Tuesday . Impicciche has been Ascension’s president and chief operating officer … He was previously executive vice president and chief financial officer. Elizabeth Foshage will become the executive vice president and chief financial officer. She previously served in a number of financial positions since joining Ascension when

Jamie Schlottman

Still Time To Sign Up For Allwell From Louisiana Healthcare Connections During The 2018 Medicare Enrollment Period | PR Newswire | 11/30/2017

… plan will be effective Jan. 1, 2018 . Allwell will be providing plans and coverage for residents in the following parishes: Ascension , East Baton Rouge , Livingston , St. Tammany , Tangipahoa , and West Baton Rouge . Medicare is a … Advantage product and provide more quality-focused healthcare options,” said Jamie Schlottman , president and CEO of Louisiana Healthcare Connections. “This expansion allows us to further our commitment to improving access to quality healthcare in Louisiana …

Clayton Christensen

Pharma Has Another Reason To Look Out – Healthcare Systems Now Plan To Make Their Own Drugs | Forbes | 1/19/2018

… ot-for-profit generic drug company aimed at ending shortages and reducing prices. Intermountain Healthcare is leading a collaboration with Ascension , SSM Health , and Trinity Health , in consultation with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs … and senior fellow, Institute for Healthcare Improvement; former CMS administrator Clayton Christensen, professor at the Harvard Business School and founder of Innosight Bob Kerrey, managing director, Allen & Company; former Nebraska governor, U.S. senator, and pharmacist …