Medical Center, Frisco TX

Maimonides Medical Center Selects Goliath Technologies to Troubleshoot and Resolve “Citrix is Slow” Complaints Faster | PRWeb | 6/9/2020

Maimonides Medical Center Selects Goliath Technologies to Troubleshoot and Resolve “Citrix is Slow” Complaints Faster Share Article Goliath Technologies, a leader in end-user experience monitoring and troubleshooting software, announced today that it was selected by Maimonides Medical Center to anticipate, troubleshoot, and document Maimonides’ medical staff experience across their Citrix environment. Maimonides Medical Center Selects Goliath Technologies to Troubleshoot and Resolve “Citrix is Slow” Complaints Faster “Goliath provides end …

Meet Mark Murdock, director of the Dayton VA Medical Center | The Business Journals | 5/28/2020

Staff Reporter, Dayton Business Journal May 28, 2020, 10:00am EDT A familiar face returned this year to lead the Dayton VA Medical Center. Mark Murdock, associate director of the Dayton VA from 2013 to 2017, took the reigns in February as the medical center’s new director. Murdock, who previously directed VA medical centers in Chillicothe and Cincinnati, retired as a medical service corps officer from the U.S. Air Force in …

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CHRISTUS Good Shepherd Medical Center - Longview Achieves 59% Decrease in Door-to-Needle Time with Innovative Telemedicine Platform, Pulsara | PR Newswire | 5/27/2020

BOZEMAN, Mont. Pulsara, the leading telemedicine communication platform that connects teams across organizations, announced today the publication of a case study featuring CHRISTUS Good Shepherd Medical Center - Longview , a Joint Commission-certified primary stroke center in Longview, Texas and part of the CHRISTUS Good Shepherd Health System. The case study examines the record-breaking treatment times the hospital has achieved by implementing Pulsara’s mobile-first care team communication platform across …

Tina Minh Appointed Chief Communications & Development Officer for Catalina Island Medical Center | PRWeb | 5/22/2020

Tina Minh Appointed Chief Communications & Development Officer for Catalina Island Medical Center Share Article Minh will drive the medical center’s communications and marketing strategies, and lead the Foundation’s community engagement and philanthropic efforts to support quality healthcare on Catalina Island. “I look forward to partnering with our Island community and loyal visitors to help protect the health and wellness of our residents, and safeguard critical care access for all who …

Rush University Medical Center Reopens Elective Surgery And Outpatient Services | PR Newswire | 5/14/2020

CHICAGO spread of COVID-19 across the city of Chicago enabled Rush University Medical Center to demonstrate its unique position as one of the leading hospitals in the nation for innovation and for safely treating the most challenging coronavirus cases , while also continuing to serve the most complex of non-COVID patients. Now, Rush is beginning to reopen select service lines , strategically balancing patient needs with science and safety. In …

Athersys and University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center Announce Activation of the First Clinical Site for the MACOVIA Study, a Pivotal Phase 2/3 Study Evaluating MultiStem® Cell Therapy for COVID-19 Induced ARDS | Business Wire | 5/1/2020

CLEVELAND–(BUSINESS WIRE)–May 1, 2020– Athersys, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATHX) and University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center (UH Cleveland) announced today that UH Cleveland is now open as the first clinical site for the MACOVIA (MultiStem ® Administration for COVID-19 Induced Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome) trial. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200501005131/en/ On April 13, 2020, Athersys announced authorization from the …

Midtown Medical Center Launches Telemedicine Solution for Patient Care | PR Newswire | 4/29/2020

NASHVILLE, Tenn. Midtown Medical Center (MMC) has announced that current patients now have access to a new telemedicine care platform, via mobile phone or computer to speak with an MMC doctor at no additional cost. Telemedicine gives patients real-time access to medical professionals and healthcare providers during the coronavirus outbreak, all from the comfort of their home. The following statement was released by Dr. Mark Schwaiger , CEO of Midtown …

Wynn Resorts and University Medical Center Announce Partnership For Expanded COVID-19 Testing | PR Newswire | 4/29/2020

LAS VEGAS , April 29, Wynn Resorts (Nasdaq: WYNN ) and University Medical Center (UMC) announced a unique partnership today, which will allow all employees of Wynn Las Vegas to have access to testing for the COVID-19 virus at no cost to the employee. UMC’s investment in a new lab has increased the capacity to perform thousands of tests per day. Wynn employees will initially have direct access to COVID-19 …

D100 Radio Announces Wednesday’s On the Frontlines Fundraiser to Benefit COVID-19 Relief Efforts at NewYork-Presbyterian, FDNY Foundation, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, and Home Base, a Red Sox Foundation and Massachusetts General Hospital Program with Support from UPS | PR Newswire | 4/28/2020

… and healthcare workers protecting our community during the COVID-19 pandemic. This interactive event, supported by UPS, will directly benefit NewYork-Presbyterian and the FDNY Foundation in New York , along with Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and our Military Veterans through Home Base, a Red Sox Foundation and Massachusetts General Hospital Program, in Boston . On the Frontlines: COVID-19 First Responder Fundraiser gives listeners a unique opportunity to interact with …

Anne Arundel Medical Center furloughs 1,000 | Becker’s Hospital Review | 4/27/2020

Annapolis, Md.-based Anne Arundel Medical Center has furloughed 1,000 employees due to low patient volume and other financial challenges brought by the COVID-19 pandemic, according to The Capital Gazette. All furloughed employees received 80 hours of pay and are able to retain their benefits through June 30. The medical center said it plans to redeploy some of the furloughed workers to support an anticipated COVID-19 surge. “Over …

Wexner Medical Center first hospital to use remote surgical pacemaker technology - News - The Columbus Dispatch - Columbus, OH | Business Wire | 4/27/2020

Megan Henry The Columbus Dispatch Monday Apr 27, 2020 at 6:06 AM Ohio State University’s Wexner Medical Center uses technology that allows a pacemaker representative to program the device remotely. The first procedure using this technology took place April 3. Ohio State University’s Wexner Medical Center was recently the first hospital in the world to use technology that reduces the number of people in the operating room for pacemaker surgeries …

OSU medical center uses remote pacemaker tech to reduce OR personnel | Becker’s Hospital Review | 4/27/2020

Columbus-based Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center this month began using pacemaker technology that allows a technician to remotely program the device during surgery without being physically present in the operating room, according to The Columbus Dispatch . Toshimasa Okabe, MD, a cardiologist at OSU, implanted a pacemaker, which was remotely programmed by a Medtronic technician, in a patient on April 3. Since then, the medical center has used the …

Berkshire Medical Center Nurses to Distribute 530 KN95 Masks to Colleagues on Saturday, April 25 as Nurses Face Ongoing Protection Challenges During COVID-19 Pandemic | PR Newswire | 4/24/2020

PITTSFIELD, Mass. , April The need for increased protection for staff on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic at Berkshire Medical Center has prompted nurses represented by the Massachusetts Nurses Association to distribute 530 FDA-approved KN95 respirator masks to their colleagues and renew their call for proper personal protective equipment for all direct care staff at BMC. The MNA is also requesting Gov. Baker issue a directive such …

Destination Medical Center Webinar Series Will Feature Minnesota Industry leaders on Topics of Post-Pandemic Recovery | Globe Newswire | 4/24/2020

ROCHESTER, Minn., April 24, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Destination Medical Center Economic Development Agency (DMC EDA) announced the hosting of a week-long webinar series titled “Road to Recovery - Navigating the Path to Economic Recovery,” April 27 – May 1 from 12:00 – 1:00 PM. Conversations hosted by Patrick Seeb, director of economic development and placemaking for DMC EDA, will be conducted with key industry leaders from retail, commercial, transportation and hospitality sectors …

Court Approves Verity Health System’s Sale of Seton Medical Center to AHMC Healthcare Inc. | Yahoo News | 4/24/2020

Verity Health System announces the Bankruptcy Court’s approval of the sale of Seton Medical Center in Daly City, CA and Seton Coastside in Moss Beach, CA to AHMC Healthcare, Inc. for $40 million Verity Health System (“Verity Health”), a nonprofit healthcare system, today announced that it received approval from the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Los Angeles for the sale of Seton Medical Center in Daly City, CA and Seton Coastside …

Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center Announces Furloughs | U.S. News & World Report | 4/24/2020

North Carolina News Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center Announces Furloughs The top executive at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center says leadership and administrative employees will be furloughed beginning either next week or in early May because of the COVID-19 pandemic. By Associated Press , Wire Service Content April 24, 2020 By Associated Press , Wire Service Content April 24, 2020, at 4:47 p.m. More WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Wake Forest Baptist …

Affinity Health Partners Complete Acquisition Of Washington Regional Medical Center Plymouth North Carolina | PR Newswire | 4/23/2020

DALLAS , April 23, Affinity Health Partners, a rural health system owner and operator today announced it has successfully completed a transaction to purchase Washington Regional Medical Center formally Washington County Hospital in Plymouth North Carolina . The purchase was consummated April 20 th , 2020 for an undisclosed sum. “This Acquisition will allow Affinity Health Partners to expand our successful, rural healthcare, integrated care model in North Carolina ,” said Frank Avignone , CEO …

Boston Medical Center Partners with Digital Health Company Rimidi to Add Post-Partum Remote Monitoring for High-Risk Pregnancies | PRWeb | 4/23/2020

Boston Medical Center Partners with Digital Health Company Rimidi to Add Post-Partum Remote Monitoring for High-Risk Pregnancies Share Article The remote monitoring software will extend the system’s capacity to care for high-risk patients during and after the COVID-19 pandemic. “This project to address maternal and infant morbidity and mortality due to hypertensive disorders in pregnancy is a great example of how technology can support more proactive …

Frisco Gives Back supports health care workers, first responders on front lines of coronavirus | Community Impact Newspaper | 4/20/2020

Coronavirus Frisco Gives Back supports health care workers, first responders on front lines of coronavirus Fifty packages with thank-you cards and gift cards were given to employees at Baylor Scott & White Medical Center in Frisco. (Courtesy Tara Yell) Fifty packages with thank-you cards and gift cards were given to employees at Baylor Scott & White Medical Center in Frisco. (Courtesy Tara Yell) 5:30 PM Apr. 20, 2020 CDT Updated …

Verity Health System Completes Sale of St. Vincent Medical Center to Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong | Business Wire | 4/17/2020

Verity Health System Completes Sale of St. Vincent Medical Center to Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong Verity Health System announces completion of the sale of St. Vincent Medical Center in Los Angeles, CA for $135 million The St. Vincent facility is now being utilized by the State of California to combat COVID-19 in Los Angeles, now operating as the Los Angeles Surge Hospital April 16, 2020 08:02 PM Eastern Daylight …

Ryan Tobin named CEO of Swedish Medical Center | Becker’s Hospital Review | 4/17/2020

Ryan Tobin named CEO of Swedish Medical Center Kelly Gooch - Print Email Ryan Tobin has been tapped as the new president and CEO of Englewood, Colo.-based Swedish Medical Center, effective May 1. In this role, Mr. Tobin will lead one of Nashville, Tenn.-based HCA Healthcare’s largest hospitals and oversee a $70 million patient tower project, said HCA and its HealthONE division. Mr. Tobin is president and CEO of …

TransformativeMed Expands Free COVID-19 EHR Application to Several Health Systems and Medical Centers Across the U.S. and Saudi Arabia | PR Newswire | 4/14/2020

SEATTLE TransformativeMed , which transforms electronic health records (EHRs) with directly embedded apps, has extended its offering of the Core COVID-19 App to several health systems and medical centers across the U.S. free of charge during the COVID-19 outbreak. These institutions are: Cabell Huntington Hospital in Huntington, W.Va. EvergreenHealth in Kirkland, Wash. George Washington University Hospital in Washington, D.C. Holy Cross Health, a member of Trinity Health, Silver Spring …

TriStar Skyline Medical Center names new COO | Becker’s Hospital Review | 4/14/2020

TriStar Skyline Medical Center in Nashville, Tenn., has named Nick Howald COO. Mr. Howald most recently served as COO of TriStar Hendersonville (Tenn.) Medical Center. He replaces Jason Boyd, who was named CEO of TriStar Horizon Medical Center in Dickson, Tenn., in February. Mr. Howald’s other previous healthcare roles include associate administrator at TriStar Centennial Medical Center in Nashville and interim executive for the TriStar Transfer Center. TriStar Skyline is …

Life Image and Dicom Systems Partner to Enable the Alaska Native Medical Center in Enhancing Telehealth and Teleradiology for Native Populations | Business Wire | 4/13/2020

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Apr 13, 2020– Life Image , the world’s largest medical evidence network for clinical and imaging data, announced that the Alaska Native Medical Center (ANMC), operated jointly by the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium (ANTHC) and Southcentral Foundation , selected the company as its image exchange and network access provider to enhance the Anchorage-based hospital’s capability to provide telehealth and teleradiology services throughout Alaska and beyond. As an …

CHI Franciscan’s Harrison Medical Center Partners with Local Naval Division to Manufacture Supplies During COVID-19 | PR Newswire | 4/13/2020

BREMERTON, Wash. , April 13, CHI Franciscan is excited to announce a partnership with the Naval Undersea Warfare Center (NUWC) Division, Keyport to develop face shields to support the needs of staff during the COVID-19 outbreak. Harrison Medical Center picked up its first batch of face shields on Friday, April 10, 2020 . (PRNewsfoto/CHI Franciscan) “I continue to be inspired and impressed by the Kitsap community’s generosity, willingness, and capability …

COVID-19

Rush University Medical Center Reopens Elective Surgery And Outpatient Services | 5/14/2020

CHICAGO spread of COVID-19 across the city of Chicago enabled Rush University Medical Center to demonstrate its unique position as one of the leading hospitals in the nation for innovation and for safely treating the most challenging coronavirus cases , while also continuing to serve the most complex of non-COVID patients. Now, Rush is beginning to reopen select service lines , strategically balancing patient needs with science and safety. In …

Telehealth

204 new ASCs were opened or announced in 2019 | 12/21/2019

… International, based in Texas, transferred into a new medical office building and ASC in Gilbert, Ariz. 10. Beaver, Pa-based medical center, Township County, Pa. 11. Melrose, Melrose-Wakefield Healthcare, based on Mass, received state … COO of National Cardiovascular Management and former COO Akos MD telehealth. 155. NYC Health + Hospitals / Elmhurst (N.Y.) began building ASC $ 5.5 million, 5,000 square feet. The center is funded by New York City, comprising an …

Patient Satisfaction

Wyckoff Heights Medical Center goes live with Sunrise EHR | Business Wire | 12/10/2019

CHICAGO- Allscripts Healthcare Solutions (NASDAQ: MDRX) today announced that client Wyckoff Heights Medical Center is now live on its Sunrise™ platform, which includes Sunrise™ Acute Care, Sunrise Revenue Cycle, Sunrise™ Radiology, Sunrise™ HIM and Sunrise … us drive better care delivery while promoting high levels of patient satisfaction and lowered clinician burnout,” says Ramon Rodriguez, President and CEO of Wyckoff Heights Medical Center. “Our partnership with Allscripts has proved successful and …

Pain Management

Isreal’s Sheba Medical Center announces plan to become first fully VR-based hospital | FierceHealthcare | 11/12/2019

With an eye on becoming the first fully VR-based hospital in the world, Israel-based Sheba Medical Center is incorporating virtual reality throughout each of its hospital departments including cognitive therapy, physical therapy and … apps, including cognitive assessment and training apps, motor function apps, pain management apps and behavioral apps. The technology collects and examines user data through artificial intelligence (AI) and cloud-computing algorithms to deliver advanced data …

Population Health

Hackensack University Medical Center First in U.S. to Perform Cardiovascular Procedures Using Pioneering Impella 5.5 Heart Pump Device | PR Newswire | 10/28/2019

HACKENSACK, N.J. On October 16, 2019 , Hackensack Meridian Health’s Hackensack University Medical Center performed its first cardiovascular surgery procedures using a new heart pump called the Impella 5.5 with SmartAssist. Hackensack University Medical Center is … at Hackensack University Medical Center and Executive Vice President of Population Health at Hackensack Meridian Health . The Impella 5.5 recently received pre-market approval (PMA) from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the …

Medicaid

Missouri Care Signs Agreement with Capital Region Medical Center to Serve Central Missouri’s Medicaid Population | PR Newswire | 10/22/2019

ST. LOUIS and TAMPA, Fla. , Missouri Care, Inc., a subsidiary of WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG ), announced today that it has signed an agreement with Capital Region Medical Center (CRMC) to provide in-network coverage to Missouri Care’s MO HealthNet Managed Care (Medicaid) members. This agreement includes access to CRMC in Jefferson City as well as its physician medical group, Capital Region Physicians, and urgent and emergency care centers …

Pediatric Care

Missouri Care Signs Agreement with Capital Region Medical Center to Serve Central Missouri’s Medicaid Population | PR Newswire | 10/22/2019

… a subsidiary of WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG ), announced today that it has signed an agreement with Capital Region Medical Center (CRMC) to provide in-network coverage to Missouri Care’s MO HealthNet Managed Care … care services include, but are not limited to, maternity care, pediatric care, emergency care, heart and stroke services, cancer care, behavioral medicine, neurology, orthopedic and rehabilitation services in Missouri communities and regions served by CRMC …

HIPAA

Mobile clinical communications saves Valley Medical Center tens of millions of dollars | Healthcare IT News | 8/20/2019

The communications system, integrated with the provider’s Epic EHR, is used throughout most of the medical center, and it has helped the organization boost HCAHPS scores in almost every measure. Mobile clinical communications saves Valley … operating room perioperative communications and alarm/alert notifications on the HIPAA-compliant Voalte smartphone system.” This was part of a hospital-wide rollout of Voalte communications technology with goals aligned with the medical center’s four …

Medicare

Platte Valley Medical Center and Platte Valley Medical Group Sign New In-Network Agreement with Humana | Business Wire | 8/14/2019

DENVER–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aug 14, 2019– Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM), a leading health and well-being company, has reached an agreement that provides its members in-network access to Platte Valley Medical Center and Platte Valley Medical Group . This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20190814005434/en/ The new network agreement, which took effect June 1, 2019, includes Humana’s Medicare Advantage (including PPO …

Ohio State University

Inadequate oral feeding as a barrier to discharge in moderately preterm infants | Nature | 7/11/2019

… MD; Cheri Gauldin, RN MSN CCRC; Anne Holmes RN MSN MBA-HCM CCRC; Kathy Johnson RN, CCRC. Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, and Good Samaritan Hospital (U10 HD27853, UL1 TR77 … MD; Dianne E. Herron, RN. Nationwide Children’s Hospital and the Ohio State University Medical Center (U10 HD68278)–Leif D. Nelin, MD; Sudarshan R. Jadcherla, MD; Patricia Luzader, RN; Nehal A. Parikh, DO MS; Marliese Dion …

Patient Safety

Israel’s Sheba Medical Center, Tel HaShomer, one of Newsweek’s “10 Best Hospitals in the World,” receives coveted “Gold Standard” Ranking | PRWeb | 7/3/2019

Israel’s Sheba Medical Center, Tel HaShomer, one of Newsweek’s “10 Best Hospitals in the World,” receives coveted “Gold Standard” Ranking Share Article Premier international healthcare accreditor Joint Commission International (JCI) announced this week that Israel’s … provides a complete evaluation of the effectiveness of the hospital’s patient safety and quality system. At the review’s closing ceremony, Diane M. Sanders, RN, MN, Nurse, and JCI’s chief surveyor, told a standing room only …

Seton Medical Center, Daly City CA

Court Approves Verity Health System’s Sale of Seton Medical Center to AHMC Healthcare Inc. | 4/24/2020

Verity Health System announces the Bankruptcy Court’s approval of the sale of Seton Medical Center in Daly City, CA and Seton Coastside in Moss Beach, CA to AHMC Healthcare, Inc. for $40 million Verity Health System (“Verity Health”), a nonprofit healthcare system, today announced that it received approval from the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Los Angeles for the sale of Seton Medical Center in Daly City, CA and Seton Coastside …

AHMC Healthcare

Court Approves Verity Health System’s Sale of Seton Medical Center to AHMC Healthcare Inc. | 4/24/2020

Verity Health System announces the Bankruptcy Court’s approval of the sale of Seton Medical Center in Daly City, CA and Seton Coastside in Moss Beach, CA to AHMC Healthcare, Inc. for $40 million Verity Health System (“Verity Health”), a nonprofit healthcare system, today announced that it received approval from the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Los Angeles for the sale of Seton Medical Center in Daly City, CA and Seton Coastside …

Verity Health

Court Approves Verity Health System’s Sale of Seton Medical Center to AHMC Healthcare Inc. | 4/24/2020

Verity Health System announces the Bankruptcy Court’s approval of the sale of Seton Medical Center in Daly City, CA and Seton Coastside in Moss Beach, CA to AHMC Healthcare, Inc. for $40 million Verity Health System (“Verity Health”), a nonprofit healthcare system, today announced that it received approval from the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Los Angeles for the sale of Seton Medical Center in Daly City, CA and Seton Coastside …

Memorial Hospital, York PA

204 new ASCs were opened or announced in 2019 | 12/21/2019

… medical center, Township County, Pa. 11. Melrose, Melrose-Wakefield Healthcare, based on Mass, received state approval to build ASC $ 16 million at Medford, the Lawrence Memorial Hospital based on Mass. 12. Hartford Orthopedic Associates (Conn.) Opened a $ 30 million facility in Rocky Hill, Conn. 13. The Department of Health, approved by the Department of Health, recommended the Walla Walla Clinic to open its surgery center for community doctors. 14. The …

Lawrence Memorial Hospital, Lawrence KS

204 new ASCs were opened or announced in 2019 | 12/21/2019

… medical center, Township County, Pa. 11. Melrose, Melrose-Wakefield Healthcare, based on Mass, received state approval to build ASC $ 16 million at Medford, the Lawrence Memorial Hospital based on Mass. 12. Hartford Orthopedic Associates (Conn.) Opened a $ 30 million facility in Rocky Hill, Conn. 13. The Department of Health, approved by the Department of Health, recommended the Walla Walla Clinic to open its surgery center for community doctors. 14. The …

Medical City Frisco, Frisco TX

204 new ASCs opened or announced in 2019 | Becker’s ASC Review | 12/20/2019

… the nonprofit hospital’s strategy for adapting to healthcare consumerism. 16. Scottsdale, Ariz.-based HonorHealth began construction of its Sonoran HonorHealth Medical Center with an ASC as part of a campus expansion. 17. Nueces Clinic and … surgery suites as well as cancer and eye specialists. 46. Medical City Frisco (Texas) broke ground on a 150,000-square-foot, $37 million medical office building and ASC project Feb. 27. 47. Dallas-based North …

Hackensack Meridian

The Cannata Report’s 34th Annual Awards & Charities Dinner Raises $295,000 for Tackle Kids Cancer, Surpassing $1 Million Milestone for Hackensack University Medical Center Foundation | PR Newswire | 11/11/2019

HAMBURG, N.J. The Cannata Report ‘s 34th Annual Awards & Charities Dinner on Thursday, November 7 , raised $295 ,000 for Tackle Kids Cancer, a philanthropic program benefitting the Children’s Cancer Institute at Hackensack Meridian Health. To date, The Cannata Report has collectively raised $1,000,000 through donations and matching funds for Hackensack University Medical Center Foundation, and since its inception has raised over $2.6 million for charities nationwide. Held at The Madison …

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Inspire Frisco is Bringing Together 12 Texas Universities Through Tech Event | 10/9/2019

… University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Texas Christian University, Baylor Scott & White Research Institute, and Texas Woman’s University. Representatives from Texas Tech University, Baylor University, and Texas State University will attend. After the event is over, guests can stay for Inspire Frisco’s monthly speaker series called Inspire Frisco Talk where discussions about technology will be continued and focus on technology transfer. Inspire Frisco calls itself an “innovation ecosystem” with a …

Vanderbilt University Medical Center

53 hospitals and health systems opening ASCs | Becker’s ASC Review | 10/5/2019

… Care’s has planned to build a $16 million ASC. 5. Scottsdale, Ariz.-based HonorHealth began construction on its Sonoran HonorHealth Medical Center with an ASC as part of a campus expansion. 6. Houston-based MD … million expansion involving two surgery centers. 13. Nashville, Tenn.-based Vanderbilt University Medical Center’s planned development in Murfreesboro, Tenn., is expected to cost $51.5 million. VUMC is building a 37,500-square-foot pediatric clinic and …

HCA

Eastside Medical Center selects John Hoover as COO | Becker’s Hospital Review | 8/22/2019

Print Email Eastside Medical Center in Snellville, Ga., named John Hoover COO. Mr. Hoover most recently served as vice president of operations of Wesley Healthcare in Wichita, Kan. With more than a decade of healthcare experience, he has also served as surgical and emergency services business manager at North Suburban Medical Center in Thornton, Colo. He is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives and earned an MBA …

Dignity Health

Dignity Health nurses plan 10-day strike | Becker’s Hospital Review | 8/20/2019

More than 1,300 registered nurses from Dignity Health hospitals in Southern California plan to strike for 10 days beginning Aug. 30, unless a contract agreement is reached, according to the union that represents them. The strike would occur at St. John’s Regional Medical Center in Oxnard, Calif., Northridge (Calif.) Hospital Medical Center and St. John’s Pleasant Valley Hospital in Camarillo, Calif. Registered nurses at the facilities say patient safety is …

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

Dartmouth-Hitchcock unveils telemedicine ICU unit | Becker’s Hospital Review | 8/9/2019

Lebanon, N.H.-based Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center launched its new telemedicine intensive care unit program to help extend care to critically ill patients at rural hospitals. Part of Dartmouth-Hitchcock’s Center for Connected Care, the Tele-Intensive Care Unit is staffed with board-certified physicians who have undergone advanced training in critically ill patient care. The TeleICU team uses two-way audiovisual technology to work with bedside clinicians in rural …

Tufts Medical Center, Boston MA

Cumberland Farms Launches 8th Annual Cups for Kids Fundraiser to Benefit Regional Pediatric Care Programs | PR Newswire | 8/1/2019

WESTBOROUGH, Mass. , Aug. 1, Leading coffee, convenience and gasoline retailer Cumberland Farms today launched its 8 th annual Cups for Kids campaign, a month-long fundraiser that benefits pediatric care programs at five regional hospitals, including Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts Medical Center in Boston, Massachusetts . Throughout the month of August, five cents from iced coffee or Chill Zone beverages purchased (the beverage varies by hospital) across the Northeast …

Tufts Medical Center

Cumberland Farms Launches 8th Annual Cups for Kids Fundraiser to Benefit Regional Pediatric Care Programs | PR Newswire | 8/1/2019

WESTBOROUGH, Mass. , Aug. 1, Leading coffee, convenience and gasoline retailer Cumberland Farms today launched its 8 th annual Cups for Kids campaign, a month-long fundraiser that benefits pediatric care programs at five regional hospitals, including Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts Medical Center in Boston, Massachusetts . Throughout the month of August, five cents from iced coffee or Chill Zone beverages purchased (the beverage varies by hospital) across the Northeast …

Westchester Medical Center, Valhalla NY

Empire BCBS and Westchester Medical Center reach multiyear contract | Crain’s New York Business | 7/11/2019

Westchester Medical Center will rejoin the network of Empire BlueCross BlueShield nearly six weeks after its contract expired without a new deal . Empire, one of the metro area’s largest insurers, said that the contract would be retroactive to June 1, meaning any patients who received care at Westchester Medical Center since the contract expired would qualify for the in-network level of benefits. Patients can face higher charges when they …

University of Chicago Medical Center

Google, University of Chicago named in suit charging misuse of patient data | Healthcare IT News | 7/1/2019

Google, the University of Chicago Medical Center and University of Chicago are listed as defendants in a class action suit that alleges they failed to properly de-identify sensitive patient medical data. WHY IT MATTERS The complaint , filed by Matt Dinerstein in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District Of Illinois, claims UChicago “promised in its patient admission forms that it would not disclose patients’ records to third parties …

Humana

OhioHealth and ChenMed open three Dedicated Senior Medical Centers in underserved areas of Columbus | PRWeb | 10/21/2019

… in eight states, announced today the opening of the third, of three, primary care offices for seniors, called “Dedicated Senior Medical Centers.” The Dedicated centers bring the proven ChenMed approach to value-based care to … Advantage supplemental insurance plans. In Columbus, Dedicated accepts Aetna, Anthem, Humana, and Medical Mutual of Ohio health plans. Making care accessible “The centers are ideally located to serve a population of people who have found …

Platte Valley Medical Center and Platte Valley Medical Group Sign New In-Network Agreement with Humana | Business Wire | 8/14/2019

DENVER–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aug 14, 2019– Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM), a leading health and well-being company, has reached an agreement that provides its members in-network access to Platte Valley Medical Center and Platte Valley Medical Group . This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20190814005434/en/ The new network agreement, which took effect June 1, 2019, includes Humana’s Medicare Advantage (including PPO …

Lee Goldman

59 hospital, health system executive resignations in 2019 | Becker’s Hospital Review | 6/21/2019

… resigned.4. Baton Rouge, La.-based Woman’s Hospital Chief Philanthropy Officer Shon Baker left.5. Houston-based Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center Senior Vice President of Operations David Berger, MD, stepped down.6. Mike Busch … and CMO at Urbana, Ill.-based Carle, is leaving.18. Lee Goldman, MD, chief executive of New York City-based Columbia University Irving Medical Center, will leave the role after 14 years, effective June 30 …

4 latest hospital, health system executive resignations | Becker’s Hospital Review | 6/3/2019

Becker’s Hospital Review reported on the following recent hospital and health system executive resignations. They are listed below, in alphabetical order. 1. Lee Goldman, MD, chief executive of New York City-based Columbia University Irving Medical Center, will leave the role after 14 years, effective June 30, 2020. 2. Charles Gressle , CEO of Medical City Plano (Texas) and Medical City Frisco (Texas), is leaving the role, effective May 31. 3 …

Charles Gressle

59 hospital, health system executive resignations in 2019 | Becker’s Hospital Review | 6/21/2019

… resigned.4. Baton Rouge, La.-based Woman’s Hospital Chief Philanthropy Officer Shon Baker left.5. Houston-based Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center Senior Vice President of Operations David Berger, MD, stepped down.6. Mike Busch … based Stanford Health Care-ValleyCare, resigned, effective Jan. 4. 20. Charles Gressle , CEO of Medical City Plano (Texas) and Medical City Frisco (Texas), is leaving the role, effective May 31.21. Doran Hammett , CFO of Petersburg …

Medical City Healthcare appoints CEO for 2 hospitals: 5 things to know | Becker’s Hospital Review | 6/13/2019

Medical Center in Panama City, Fla. 4. He holds an MBA from Troy State University in Atlanta. 5. Mr. Ulmer succeeds Charles Gressle, who was promoted to chief administrative officer of the East Florida division of HCA Healthcare. More articles on executive moves …

Mackenzie Bean

Nurses raise patient safety concerns at U of Chicago Medical Center | Becker’s Hospital Review | 6/11/2019

Nurses raise patient safety concerns at U of Chicago Medical Center Mackenzie Bean - Print Email Nurses at University of Chicago Medical Center claim the hospital is violating several laws linked to staffing and overtime, which poses a threat to patient safety. The National Nurses United Organizing Committee/National Nurses United represents the hospital nurses, who are filing complaints with the Illinois Department of Public Health and the Occupational Safety and …

Family of murdered pregnant woman pushes for law to protect newborns | Becker’s Hospital Review | 5/29/2019

Family of murdered pregnant woman pushes for law to protect newborns Mackenzie Bean - Print Email The family of a pregnant woman murdered in Chicago last month is pushing for legislative changes that would require hospitals … brought the infant to Oak Lawn, Ill.-based Advocate Christ Medical Center, where she claimed the baby was hers. Illinois health officials are investigating whether the hospital violated the Abuse and Neglected Children Reporting Act …

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4 latest hospital, health system executive resignations | Becker’s Hospital Review | 6/3/2019

Medical Center, will leave the role after 14 years, effective June 30, 2020. 2. Charles Gressle , CEO of Medical City Plano (Texas) and Medical City Frisco (Texas), is leaving the role, effective May 31. 3. Sherry Perkins, PhD, RN, president and CEO of Cheverly-based University of Maryland Capital Region Health, resigned May 24 to take another job. 4. Ryan Smith , CEO of Memorial Hospital of Converse County in Douglas …

22 recent hospital, health system executive moves | Becker’s Hospital Review | 5/17/2019

… Valley Community Hospital named Beth Kluding, BSN, RN, chief nursing officer, effective in April.12. St. David’s South Austin (Texas) Medical Center named Charles Laird CEO, effective May 1.13. Southern Hills Hospital & Medical Center in … of Ingalls Memorial Hospital in Harvey, Ill., effective July 1.18. Ryan Smith , CEO of Memorial Hospital of Converse County in Douglas, Wyo., is resigning at the end of the summer for a new job opportunity …