University Medical Center, Lubbock TX

Rush University Medical Center’s Orthopedic Program Ranked No. 5 In U.S.; Top in IL and IN | PR Newswire | 7/29/2020

Rush University Medical Center’s Orthopedic Program Ranked No. 5 In U.S.; Top in IL and IN News provided by Jul 29, 2020, 16:28 ET Share this article CHICAGO , July 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ – The orthopedic program at Rush University Medical Center continues its legacy of excellence with a 2020 ranking by U.S. News & World Report as No. 5 in the nation and as the top-ranked orthopedic program in Illinois and …

Lubbock business in brief - Business - Lubbock Avalanche-Journal - Lubbock, TX | 7/24/2020

Jul 24, 2020 at 3:29 PM Panda Express donates PPE to UMC’s Children’s Hospital Panda Express has made a donation of Personal Protective Equipment to University Medical Center in Lubbock as local hospitals continue to fight COVID-19. Nearly 2,000 KN95 particulate respirators and 18,000 single-use surgical masks were donated to the UMC Children’s Hospital by Panda Express in the hopes of ensuring the health and well-being of …

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Lubbock Man Claims to Have Been Stabbed by Stepdaughter | 7/23/2020

A Lubbock man was in the emergency room on Tuesday, July 21st after he says he was stabbed by his stepdaughter. KAMC News reports officers were called to University Medical Center at around 12:30 a.m. and found the victim, who hasn’t been identified. The victim says that he and a roommate had been driving around when they saw his stepdaughter walking down the street. They offered to give her a …

Rush University Medical Center Set to Share New “Agile Adapt” Model Powered By CipherHealth for Pandemic Response in Underserved Communities | PR Newswire | 7/20/2020

GDPR Rush University Medical Center Set to Share New “Agile Adapt” Model Powered By CipherHealth for Pandemic Response in Underserved Communities Utilizing technology-enabled real-time feedback with data collection and aggregation, Rush has developed a new seven-point blueprint for expanding care delivery beyond the hospital’s walls to keep patients, staff and community safe in a time of crisis News provided by Jul 20, 2020, 09:09 ET Share this …

Strategic Venue Partners Celebrates More Than 1 Year of Providing Wireless Connectivity to Rush University Medical Center Facility | PR Newswire | 7/7/2020

NEW YORK , July 7, A collaboration between international leaders in medicine, including musculoskeletal health, is celebrating more than one year of successfully serving patients in Oak Brook, Illinois . Since Rush University Medical Center and Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush began treating patients at their newly built facility in January 2019 , Strategic Venue Partners (SVP), the leading provider of in-building wireless connectivity-as-a-service, has played a large role in …

Mount Sinai Health System and Richmond University Medical Center Announce Expanded Clinical and Academic Affiliation | PRWeb | 7/6/2020

Mount Sinai Health System and Richmond University Medical Center Announce Expanded Clinical and Academic Affiliation Share Article Affiliation will include newly formed comprehensive cancer program, co-branded emergency department, and integrated internal medicine and specialty physician practices NEW YORK (PRWEB) July 06, 2020 Mount Sinai Health System, an integrated system of eight hospitals, a nationally ranked school of medicine, and a continually expanding network of multi-specialty services, and Richmond …

Meadow man arrested in shooting at Lubbock gas station - News - Lubbock Avalanche-Journal - Lubbock, TX | 7/6/2020

… call at the 7-Eleven at 2423 Marsha Sharp found Peden on the ground bleeding severely from what he believed to be a gunshot wound to his head. Peden was taken by ambulance to University Medical Center for treatment, the report states. The officer wrote in his report that at the time, Peden’s injury was not life threatening. A witness who was getting gas told police he heard a loud …

Luis C. Bravo | 6/3/2020

0 Luis C. Bravo Luis C. Bravo, 54, left this world hand in hand, with his Lord and Savior and passed away peacefully surrounded by his mother, Ofelia, and sister, Juana. He passed away at University Medical Center in Lubbock on Saturday, May 30, 2020. Luis was born on May 17, 1966, in Delicias, Chihuahua, Mexico, to Ofelia Bravo. Luis was extremely loving, caring, and giving to all. His girls …

Meet Peggy Lopez, a Local Rock Star Working in Radiology at UMC | 6/2/2020

… are serving the community during the coronavirus pandemic. This time, our local rock star is Peggy Lopez. She was nominated for some much-deserved recognition by David Lopez. Peggy is a radiological technologist at University Medical Center in Lubbock. That sounds super-fancy. So fancy that we had to look it up on The Google to find out exactly what it means and what Peggy does to make a difference …

Only half of Americans say they would get a COVID-19 vaccine, AP-NORC poll shows - News - Lubbock Avalanche-Journal - Lubbock, TX | 5/27/2020

… time and science will tell – and the new poll shows the public is indeed skeptical. “It’s always better to under-promise and over-deliver,” said Dr. William Schaffner, an infectious disease specialist at Vanderbilt University Medical Center . “The unexpected looms large and that’s why I think for any of these vaccines, we’re going to need a large safety database to provide the reassurance,” he added. Worries of side effects Among …

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 …

Vanderbilt University Medical Center and IDBiologics Ally in Race to Develop Breakthrough Medicines for COVID-19 | Business Wire | 5/7/2020

NASHVILLE, Tenn.- Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) and the biotech company IDBiologics, Inc., have joined forces to develop novel monoclonal antibody medicines that could potentially treat COVID-19 or prevent infection from the causative virus called SARS-CoV-2. Under a recently signed agreement, certain monoclonal antibodies (mAbs) discovered in the laboratory of Dr. James Crowe in the Vanderbilt Vaccine Center (VVC) will be shared with IDBiologics for evaluation and …

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 …

University Medical Center temporarily suspends visitation - News - Lubbock Avalanche-Journal - Lubbock, TX | 3/30/2020

University Medical Center in Lubbock will suspend visitation Monday until further notice to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. UMC announced the decision Sunday, stating that the new guidelines begin at 6 a.m. Monday. There are three exceptions: for adult family members of end-of-life patients, one coach or partner for Family Birth Center patients, and one parent for pediatric patients. UMC pediatric patients are ages 17 and under …

Lubbock ISD to provide childcare for employees of Lubbock’s two largest health systems - LUBBOCKCW | 3/28/2020

From Lubbock ISD: The Lubbock Independent School District, in collaboration with the two largest health systems in our region, will begin providing childcare next week for healthcare workers due to the COVID-19 medical emergency. Lubbock ISD and University Medical Center have entered into a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to provide this service. Beginning March 30, Lubbock ISD paraprofessionals and employees of UMC will staff a childcare center at Miller …

Lubbock ISD to provide childcare for employees of Lubbock’s two largest health systems - FOX34 | 3/27/2020

The Lubbock Independent School District, in collaboration with the two largest health systems in our region, will begin providing childcare next week for healthcare workers due to the COVID-19 medical emergency. Lubbock ISD and University Medical Center have entered into a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to provide this service. Beginning March 30, Lubbock ISD paraprofessionals and employees of UMC will staff a childcare center at Miller Elementary School for …

Twist Bioscience Partners with Vanderbilt University Medical Center to Supply Critical Products and Identify Antibody Therapeutics for COVID-19 | Business Wire | 3/26/2020

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Mar 26, 2020– Twist Bioscience Corporation (NASDAQ: TWST), a company enabling customers to succeed through its offering of high-quality synthetic DNA using its silicon platform, today announced a collaboration with Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) to supply synthetic genes and antibodies for the development of therapies for COVID-19. In addition, Twist Biopharma, a division of Twist Bioscience, will provide custom antibody drug …

Ology Bioservices, Vanderbilt University Medical Center to Develop, Manufacture Monoconal Antibody for Treatment, Prevention of Infection With COVID-19 Virus for Department of Defense | Business Wire | 3/23/2020

… 19 virus. This work is supported by the Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs with funding from the Defense Health Agency. Under this program, Ology Bioservices will work with Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) in Nashville, Tennessee to develop and manufacture the monoclonal antibody. The aim of the program is to rapidly and efficiently deliver the antibody to the Department of Defense. Peter H. Khoury, Ph.D …

Ology Bioservices, Vanderbilt University Medical Center to Develop, Manufacture Monoclonal Antibody for Treatment, Prevention of Infection With COVID-19 Virus for Department of Defense | Business Wire | 3/23/2020

… 19 virus. This work is supported by the Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs with funding from the Defense Health Agency. Under this program, Ology Bioservices will work with Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) in Nashville, Tennessee to develop and manufacture the monoclonal antibody. The aim of the program is to rapidly and efficiently deliver the antibody to the Department of Defense. Peter H. Khoury, Ph.D …

University Medical Center, Covenant Health provide insight on COVID-19 testing efforts | 3/19/2020

With the rise of COVID-19 cases across the state, representatives from University Medical Center and Covenant Health addressed how the two institutions will test Lubbock residents. Covenant Health Regional Chief Medical Officer Dr. Craig Rhyne and UMC Vice President and Chief Medical Officer Dr. Mike Ragain discussed this topic and more during a news conference at 3 p.m. Thursday. At the time of the conference, there were three confirmed …

Hackensack University Medical Center is First in the Nation to Perform Total Knee Replacement with TSolution One® Total Knee Application by THINK Surgical Since FDA Clearance | PR Newswire | 3/16/2020

HACKENSACK, N.J. , March 16, Hackensack University Medical Center, a national leader in orthopedic care and robotic surgery, recently completed the first total knee replacement using the TSolution One ® Total Knee Application. The system, which is manufactured by Fremont, California -based THINK Surgical, Inc., features an active robot for orthopedic surgery. Hackensack Meridian Health is pleased to offer this advanced technology to our patients undergoing total knee replacement surgery,” said Robert …

Lubbock health experts weigh in: Why is coronavirus testing still so stringent? - News - Lubbock Avalanche-Journal - Lubbock, TX | 3/14/2020

At one point this week, Lubbock’s University Medical Center ER reported a wait time of over 24 hours because so many people were trying to get tested for coronavirus. Patients had scratchy throats and slight fevers. Others just wanted to be cautious. Only a very small few, if any, were tested. Lubbock’s largest hospitals, University Medical Center and Covenant Health, have been emphasizing this week how testing is not available …

University Medical Center: So Far, Coronavirus Tests Have Been Negative | 3/12/2020

Rumors of coronavirus in Lubbock have once again been shut down by University Medical Center . The hospital on Thursday told Everything Lubbock while a patient was tested for COVID-19, the results came back negative. UMC said that they’ve asked for two more patients to be tested for the coronavirus. On March 6th, UMC refuted a rumor being spread on social media that someone tested positive for coronavirus . The hospital …

Robert Lee woman recovering from third-degree burns after New Year’s Eve accident | 1/4/2020

A 26-year-old Robert Lee woman is being treated at University Medical Center in Lubbock for severe burns after a New Year’s Eve accident. She was injured when a gas can exploded on her. “She’s a strong girl. She really is,” said Nicole Coffey about her cousin, Samantha Fernandez. On Tuesday night, 26-year-old Samantha Fernandez was at a relatives home in Robert Lee celebrating the New Year …

Newborn baby left at fire station in Texas | BRProud.com | WVLA | WGMB | 12/12/2019

… identifying information was given or taken from the woman,” court records said. The child was not injured and there was no evidence of drugs in the baby’s urine test. The baby was taken to University Medical Center and was doing well, court records said. On Wednesday, a judge gave CPS permission to take emergency custody of the little girl. Texas has a Baby Moses Law which allows someone to drop …

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 …

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

Leader in “New Normal” for Safe, High-Quality Care CHICAGO , May 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ – The 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 …

American Hospital Association

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 … of Rush University System for Health. “At one point, the American Hospital Association had observed a 25% decrease in 911 heart attack calls and a 35% decrease in stroke 911 calls. We understand the fears …

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 … of Rush University System for Health. “At one point, the American Hospital Association had observed a 25% decrease in 911 heart attack calls and a 35% decrease in stroke 911 calls. We understand the fears …

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Vanderbilt University Medical Center and IDBiologics Ally in Race to Develop Breakthrough Medicines for COVID-19 | Business Wire | 5/7/2020

NASHVILLE, Tenn.- Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) and the biotech company IDBiologics, Inc., have joined forces to develop novel monoclonal antibody medicines that could potentially treat COVID-19 or prevent infection from the causative virus … the US Department of Defense, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the Dolly Parton COVID-19 Research Fund at Vanderbilt, the VVC researchers have developed the ability to identify and isolate individual antibody-producing …

Vanderbilt University Medical Center and IDBiologics Ally in Race to Develop Breakthrough Medicines for COVID-19 | Business Wire | 5/7/2020

NASHVILLE, Tenn.- Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) and the biotech company IDBiologics, Inc., have joined forces to develop novel monoclonal antibody medicines that could potentially treat COVID-19 or prevent infection from the causative virus … the US Department of Defense, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the Dolly Parton COVID-19 Research Fund at Vanderbilt, the VVC researchers have developed the ability to identify and isolate individual antibody-producing …

Mount Sinai Health System

Mount Sinai Health System and Richmond University Medical Center Announce Expanded Clinical and Academic Affiliation | PRWeb | 7/6/2020

Mount Sinai Health System and Richmond University Medical Center Announce Expanded Clinical and Academic Affiliation Share Article Affiliation will include newly formed comprehensive cancer program, co-branded emergency department, and integrated internal medicine and specialty physician practices NEW YORK (PRWEB) July 06, 2020 Mount Sinai Health System, an integrated system of eight hospitals, a nationally ranked school of medicine, and a continually expanding network of multi-specialty services, and Richmond …

Mount Sinai Health System and Richmond University Medical Center Announce Expanded Clinical and Academic Affiliation | PRWeb | 7/6/2020

Mount Sinai Health System and Richmond University Medical Center Announce Expanded Clinical and Academic Affiliation Share Article Affiliation will include newly formed comprehensive cancer program, co-branded emergency department, and integrated internal medicine and specialty physician practices NEW YORK (PRWEB) July 06, 2020 Mount Sinai Health System, an integrated system of eight hospitals, a nationally ranked school of medicine, and a continually expanding network of multi-specialty services, and Richmond …

Rush University System for Health

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 … heart attack and stroke,” said Dr. Ranga Krishnan , CEO of Rush University System for Health. “At one point, the American Hospital Association had observed a 25% decrease in 911 heart attack calls and a 35 …

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 … heart attack and stroke,” said Dr. Ranga Krishnan , CEO of Rush University System for Health. “At one point, the American Hospital Association had observed a 25% decrease in 911 heart attack calls and a 35 …

Meridian Health

Hackensack University Medical Center is First in the Nation to Perform Total Knee Replacement with TSolution One® Total Knee Application by THINK Surgical Since FDA Clearance | 3/16/2020

HACKENSACK, N.J. , March 16, Hackensack University Medical Center, a national leader in orthopedic care and robotic surgery, recently completed the first total knee replacement using the TSolution One ® Total Knee Application. The system, which is manufactured by Fremont, California -based THINK Surgical, Inc., features an active robot for orthopedic surgery. Hackensack Meridian Health is pleased to offer this advanced technology to our patients undergoing total knee replacement surgery,” said Robert …

Hackensack University Medical Center is First in the Nation to Perform Total Knee Replacement with TSolution One® Total Knee Application by THINK Surgical Since FDA Clearance | 3/16/2020

Hackensack University Medical Center, a national leader in orthopedic care and robotic surgery, recently completed the first total knee replacement using the TSolution One sup ® /sup Total Knee Application. The system, which is manufactured by … Surgical, Inc., features an active robot for orthopedic surgery. Hackensack Meridian Health is pleased to offer this advanced technology to our patients undergoing total knee replacement surgery,” said Robert C. Garrett , FACHE, chief executive officer …

Hackensack Meridian Health

Hackensack University Medical Center is First in the Nation to Perform Total Knee Replacement with TSolution One® Total Knee Application by THINK Surgical Since FDA Clearance | 3/16/2020

HACKENSACK, N.J. , March 16, Hackensack University Medical Center, a national leader in orthopedic care and robotic surgery, recently completed the first total knee replacement using the TSolution One ® Total Knee Application. The system, which is manufactured by Fremont, California -based THINK Surgical, Inc., features an active robot for orthopedic surgery. Hackensack Meridian Health is pleased to offer this advanced technology to our patients undergoing total knee replacement surgery,” said Robert …

Hackensack University Medical Center is First in the Nation to Perform Total Knee Replacement with TSolution One® Total Knee Application by THINK Surgical Since FDA Clearance | 3/16/2020

Hackensack University Medical Center, a national leader in orthopedic care and robotic surgery, recently completed the first total knee replacement using the TSolution One sup ® /sup Total Knee Application. The system, which is manufactured by … THINK Surgical, Inc., features an active robot for orthopedic surgery. Hackensack Meridian Health is pleased to offer this advanced technology to our patients undergoing total knee replacement surgery,” said Robert C. Garrett , FACHE, chief executive …

Hackensack Meridian

Hackensack University Medical Center is First in the Nation to Perform Total Knee Replacement with TSolution One® Total Knee Application by THINK Surgical Since FDA Clearance | 3/16/2020

HACKENSACK, N.J. , March 16, Hackensack University Medical Center, a national leader in orthopedic care and robotic surgery, recently completed the first total knee replacement using the TSolution One ® Total Knee Application. The system, which is manufactured by Fremont, California -based THINK Surgical, Inc., features an active robot for orthopedic surgery. Hackensack Meridian Health is pleased to offer this advanced technology to our patients undergoing total knee replacement surgery,” said Robert …

Hackensack University Medical Center is First in the Nation to Perform Total Knee Replacement with TSolution One® Total Knee Application by THINK Surgical Since FDA Clearance | 3/16/2020

Hackensack University Medical Center, a national leader in orthopedic care and robotic surgery, recently completed the first total knee replacement using the TSolution One sup ® /sup Total Knee Application. The system, which is manufactured by … THINK Surgical, Inc., features an active robot for orthopedic surgery. Hackensack Meridian Health is pleased to offer this advanced technology to our patients undergoing total knee replacement surgery,” said Robert C. Garrett , FACHE, chief executive …

Robert C. Garrett

Hackensack University Medical Center is First in the Nation to Perform Total Knee Replacement with TSolution One® Total Knee Application by THINK Surgical Since FDA Clearance | 3/16/2020

HACKENSACK, N.J. , March 16, Hackensack University Medical Center, a national leader in orthopedic care and robotic surgery, recently completed the first total knee replacement using the TSolution One ® Total Knee Application. The system, which is manufactured by Fremont, California -based THINK Surgical, Inc., features an active robot for orthopedic surgery. Hackensack Meridian Health is pleased to offer this advanced technology to our patients undergoing total knee replacement surgery,” said Robert …

Hackensack University Medical Center is First in the Nation to Perform Total Knee Replacement with TSolution One® Total Knee Application by THINK Surgical Since FDA Clearance | 3/16/2020

Hackensack University Medical Center, a national leader in orthopedic care and robotic surgery, recently completed the first total knee replacement using the TSolution One sup ® /sup Total Knee Application. The system, which is manufactured by … technology to our patients undergoing total knee replacement surgery,” said Robert C. Garrett , FACHE, chief executive officer of Hackensack Meridian Health. “We are excited that Hackensack University Medical Center is the first hospital in the …