Memorial Hospital, Seminole TX

Northwestern Memorial Hospital testing drug for severe COVID cases | Crain’s Chicago Business | 4/24/2020

Northwestern Medicine Northwestern Memorial Hospital Northwestern Memorial Hospital is among medical centers testing a rheumatoid arthritis drug as a possible treatment for severely or critically ill COVID-19 patients. FREE Crain’s has lifted the pay wall on coverage of the public health response to coronavirus . Support our journalism: Please subscribe. Sign up for our daily newsletter rounding up the latest news on the pandemic. The Streeterville hospital is enrolling patients …

Lessons from Taiwan’s Chang Gung Memorial Hospital in tackling COVID-19 | Healthcare IT News | 4/20/2020

An interview with Prof. Chyong-Huey Lai, Vice-superintendent of Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Linkuo Branch. April 20, 2020 01:59 AM According to an article by Stanford’s Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, Taiwan has managed to prevent the coronavirus from heavily impacting its 23 million citizens due to using tech such as big data analytics to generate real-time alerts from the integration of health insurance data base with …

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Florida now has 12,350 confirmed coronavirus cases, state has suffered 221 COVID-19 related fatalities - WWSB | 4/6/2020

… 77 women. Seven people have died and 50 people are hospitalized. 13 of the 140 cases involve non-Florida residents. On March 24th, we learned multiple Tony-winning playwright Terrence McNally died at Sarasota Memorial Hospital . He was 81. Thursday, we learned of a second death in Sarasota County, this time at Venice Regional Bayfront Health. A hospital spokesperson says a patient was at their facility for the last several …

Delta County Memorial Hospital names new CEO | Becker’s Hospital Review | 3/26/2020

Delta (Colo.) County Memorial Hospital has tapped Matthew Heyn to serve as CEO, effective April 6, the Daily Sentinel reported. Mr. Heyn will take the reins from Robert Thorn, who has been serving as interim CEO since Nov. 18. Mr. Thorn replaced Jason Cleckler, who stepped down in October after the hospital’s board of trustees did not renew his contract. Mr. Heyn served as CEO of AdventHealth Ottawa (Kan.), formerly …

Nurse says she was fired by Northwestern Memorial Hospital after warning co-workers that face masks being used were not the safest | Chicago Tribune | 3/24/2020

Chicago Tribune Mar 25, 2020 6:00 AM Particulate respirator N95 masks are shown in a supply area at Sarasota Memorial Hospital in Sarasota, Florida, on March 10, 2020.(Eve Edelheit/The New York Times) A nurse is suing Northwestern Memorial Hospital, saying she was fired after warning fellow employees the masks provided by the hospital would not properly protect them against the coronavirus. Lauri Mazurkiewicz alleges that Northwestern required staff …

COVID-19 updates: 18 sailors at Naval Air Station Jacksonville could have coronavirus | 3/19/2020

Henderson Beach State Park 12:34 p.m. (March 20) Starting at 6 p.m., Friday Sarasota Memorial Hospital is activating a new policy restricting all visitors, except in special circumstances. The temporary change is put in place to help slow the spread of COVID-19 and safeguard families, staff and the community. 11:30 update (March 20) 10 deaths are now reported in the state of Florida from coronavirus. The number of positive …

Louis A. Weiss Memorial Hospital and West Suburban Center lay off 52 workers, citing lack of state Medicaid funding | Chicago Tribune | 3/14/2020

Chicago Tribune Mar 13, 2020 5:16 PM Pipeline Health, which owns Louis A. Weiss Memorial Hospital and West Suburban Hospital, laid off 52 workers at those facilities earlier this month, citing a lack of state funding.(Steve Schering / Pioneer Press) Pipeline Health, which owns Louis A. Weiss Memorial Hospital and West Suburban Medical Center, laid off 52 workers at those facilities earlier this month, citing a lack of state funding …

Brattleboro Memorial Hospital names new CFO | Becker’s Hospital Review | 3/13/2020

Brattleboro (Vt.) Memorial Hospital has named Andre Bissonnette CFO, The Sentinel reported. Mr. Bissonnette most recently was CFO and chief compliance officer for North Country Hospital and Health Center in Newport, Vt. He also held financial roles at Burlington, Vt.-based Fletcher Allen Healthcare, now known as University of Vermont Medical Center. Mr. Bissonnette has an MBA from Champlain College in Burlington …

Jackson Memorial Hospital gives Philips Enterprise Monitoring as a Service model high marks for satisfaction and efficiency | Globe Newswire | 3/11/2020

… Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a leading health technology company, and Jackson Health System, one of the nation’s largest public health systems, today announced new findings from a performance improvement evaluation at Jackson Memorial Hospital. The evaluation looked at the impact of its new Enterprise Monitoring as a Service (EMaaS) model six months after its deployment as part of a groundbreaking Philips partnership . Nursing staff gave the new model …

107 EDs honored for sepsis outcomes | Becker’s Hospital Review | 2/25/2020

… participated in a year-long quality improvement program and have shared their performance data with ACEP.The following EDs were recognized for their achievements in improving outcomes for sepsis patients: Alliance Health Seminole (Okla.) Baptist Memorial Hospital (Kosciusko, Miss.) Barbourville (Ky.) ARH Hospital Bethesda Hospital East (Boynton Beach, Fla.) Black River Medical Center (Poplar Bluff, Mo.) Brigham (Utah) City Community Hospital Brunswick (Ohio) Freestanding Emergency Caldwell UNC Health Care (Lenoir, N.C …

Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center names Lori Persohn CNO | Becker’s Hospital Review | 1/14/2020

Jasper, Ind.-based Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center has named Lori Persohn, RN, MSN, BSN, vice president of patient services and CNO. Ms. Persohn, a certified nurse executive, is no stranger to Memorial Hospital . Before becoming CNO, she was associate vice president of patient services. She also was director of medical services and director of organizational excellence. Ms. Persohn replaces Tonya Heim, who retired. 25 hospital, health system executive …

Memorial Hospital names new CNO | Becker’s Hospital Review | 12/19/2019

… to the report. “I want to be an advocate for the nurses and be that voice for them and represent them at the highest level,” she told the Sun . Ms. Dascoulias was born at Memorial Hospital and has worked there for 25 years …

Memorial Hospital of Carbon County selects Kenneth Harman as CEO | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/4/2019

Memorial Hospital of Carbon County in Rawlins, Wyo., named Kenneth L. Harman CEO, effective Dec. 16, according to a Rawlins Times report. Mr. Harman comes to Memorial Hospital from Pioneers Medical Center, Walbridge Memorial Convalescent Wing and Meeker Family Health Center in Meeker, Colo., where he served as CEO. He also has experience as CEO of Cassia Regional Medical Center in Burley, Idaho. He earned his master’s degree in healthcare …

Williamson Memorial Hospital selects Meditech EHR: 3 notes | Becker’s Hospital Review | 6/6/2019

Williamson Memorial Hospital selects Meditech EHR: 3 notes Jackie Drees - Williamson (W.V.) Memorial Hospital will implement a Meditech EHR to unify its patients’ medical records on a single system, Williamson Daily News reports. Three notes: 1. The 76-bed acute care hospital will install Meditech’s cloud-based EHR solution Meditech-as-a-Service. 2. Meditech launched MaaS for critical care hospitals in November 2017 and recently made the EHR solution …

Memorial Health System to acquire Decatur Memorial Hospital | Modern Healthcare | 5/23/2019

… Ill.) Memorial Hospital, the organizations announced Thursday. The 300-bed Decatur would be the second-largest hospital in Memorial’s network, which includes Memorial Medical Center in Springfield, Passavant Area Hospital in Jacksonville, Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital in Lincoln and Taylorville Memorial Hospital in Taylorville, as well as Memorial Physician Services, Memorial Behavioral Health and Memorial Home Services. The boards of both not-for-profit organizations reached an affiliation agreement in …

BJC gets approval for ownership change of Memorial hospitals | The Business Journals | 1/3/2018

Reporter, St. Louis Business Journal Jan 3, 2018, 2:53pm CST Updated Jan 3, 2018, 3:24pm CST BJC HealthCare has received the green light from the state of Illinois to become the sole owner of Memorial Hospital in Belleville and its Memorial Hospital East facility in Shiloh. The Illinois Health Facilities and Services Review Board approved BJC’s request for a change of ownership for the hospitals on Friday, according to a …

BJC seeks to become sole owner of Memorial hospitals | The Business Journals | 11/29/2017

Reporter, St. Louis Business Journal Nov 29, 2017, 12:27pm CST BJC HealthCare is seeking state approval in Illinois to become the sole owner of Memorial Hospital in Belleville and its Memorial Hospital East facility in Shiloh. BJC and Memorial formed a strategic affiliation that went into effect at the beginning of 2016 that created a new nonprofit parent organization, Memorial Regional Health Services (MRHS), that was jointly owned by the …

Q&A with Memorial Hospital’s new CEO | The Business Journals | 11/9/2017

… with more than 100 days this week under his belt as the chief executive at the HCA hospital, Talbert shared some of what he has learned with the Jacksonville Business Journal. Tell me about Memorial Hospital and your experience so far. First off, it’s a fantastic organization. I’m very impressed with the team. Since 1969 this hospital has provided care to the residents of Jacksonville and has done it in …

New Center for Sexual Medicine and Menopause to Open at Northwestern Memorial Hospital | PR Newswire | 10/18/2017

… a first of its kind center dedicated to providing comprehensive care to women for two often unmet areas of women’s healthcare – sexual health and menopause. The Center for Sexual Medicine and Menopause at Northwestern Memorial Hospital brings together a multidisciplinary team of physicians, advanced practice nurses (APN), certified sex therapists and pelvic floor physical therapists to provide highly specialized and personalized care for each patient. In addition to unique clinical …

Memorial Hospital To Close ER & Inpatient Units - Patch.com | 10/17/2017

… inpatient units, Care New England said Tuesday. The news came hours after the hospital group ended talks with suitor, Prime Healthcare Foundation, spokesman Jim Beardsworth said today. Prime had been expected to take over Memorial Hospital in Pawtucket, but the two sides could not reach an agreement. The board made the decision to break off negotiations at an emergency meeting Monday night. “The Board also authorized Care New England management …

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Northwestern Memorial Hospital only hospital in the United States to provide highest-quality, lowest-cost care to heart attack and heart failure patients | PR Newswire | 10/24/2019

Memorial Hospital is the only hospital in the United States to have achieved exceptional high-quality outcomes at the lowest-possible costs in two of the country’s biggest public health threats, heart failure and myocardial infarction (MI), more commonly known as heart attack, according to recently released data from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) . (PRNewsfoto/Northwestern Medicine) According to the most recently reported data, which analyzed Medicare patients …

New Center for Sexual Medicine and Menopause to Open at Northwestern Memorial Hospital | PR Newswire | 10/18/2017

CHICAGO , Oct. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ – In early fall, Northwestern Medicine will launch a first of its kind center dedicated to providing comprehensive care to women for two often unmet areas of women’s healthcare – sexual health and menopause. The Center for Sexual Medicine and Menopause at Northwestern Memorial Hospital brings together a multidisciplinary team of physicians, advanced practice nurses (APN), certified sex therapists and pelvic floor physical therapists to provide …

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New Center for Sexual Medicine and Menopause to Open at Northwestern Memorial Hospital | PR Newswire | 10/18/2017

Memorial Hospital brings together a multidisciplinary team of physicians, advanced practice nurses (APN), certified sex therapists and pelvic floor physical therapists to provide highly specialized and personalized care for each patient. In addition to unique clinical offerings, the center will also feature educational and research components. Lauren Streicher, MD, medical director of the Center for Sexual Medicine and Menopause at Northwestern Memorial Hospital “This new center specializes in two elements …

New Center for Sexual Medicine and Menopause to Open at Northwestern Memorial Hospital | PR Newswire | 10/18/2017

Worldwide Offices New Center for Sexual Medicine and Menopause to Open at Northwestern Memorial Hospital First of its kind center brings together multidisciplinary team to provide care to women with an often unmet health need … offerings, the center will also feature educational and research components. Lauren Streicher, MD, medical director of the Center for Sexual Medicine and Menopause at Northwestern Memorial Hospital “This new center specializes in two elements of …