Community Health

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7/21/2021 Pharmacy Tech. I. Per-Diem Days. FUH | MetroWest Framingham Union Hospital rxtimes.com ... employmentType":"OTHER","image":"https://jobs.healthcareercenter.com/nsutilities/showLogo.cfm?id=1234141&orgType=employer&logoType=Primary","hiringOrganization":("@type":"Organization","id":"http://www.tenethealth.com","url":"http://www.tenethealth.com","name":"MetroWest Framingham Union Hospital"),"description":" MetroWest Medical Center is the largest community health care system between Worcester and Boston. MetroWest Medical Center is committed to providing high quality, comprehensive care, at a location close to home. The 307-bed regional healthcare system includes Framingham Union Hospital, Leonard ...
7/21/2021 Upon Reflection: Retiring Health and Human Service Leaders Take a Look Back… newslincolncounty.com ... leaders take a look back With the benefit of rest and hindsight, the two leaders who guided Lincoln County Health and Human Services through some remarkable highs and lows reflected recently on COVID-19, community health , and retirement. In April, Rebecca Austen retired as the county health department director, followed in June by Rebecca McBee-Wilson, who had served as the health center director. Affectionately known as the “two Rebeccas ...
7/21/2021 Medicaid Growth Helps Insurer Anthem Beat Q2 Expectations U.S. News & World Report Virtual Series: Community Health Leadership Forum » Community Health Leadership Forum » A U.S. News virtual event series on how to improve community health across the country. Learn more Medicaid Growth Helps Insurer Anthem Beat Q2 Expectations Anthem topped second-quarter expectations even though the health insurer’s profit tumbled as patients who hunkered down last year at the start of the COVID-19 pandemic started seeking care again. FILE ...
7/21/2021 Choptank Community Health receives William Donald Schaefer Helping People Award stardem.com DENTON — Choptank Community Health System has been recognized for its leadership during the COVID-19 pandemic with the Comptroller of Maryland’s 2020 William Donald Schaefer Helping People Award for Caroline County. Choptank Community Health received the recognition at a July 13 virtual presentation with Comptroller Peter Franchot. The annual award recognizes individuals and organizations in each of the 23 counties and Baltimore City who best exemplify former Governor ...
7/21/2021 Brandywine Hospital shares plans to battle opioid overdoses coatesvilletimes.com ... for 17 percent of overdose deaths from 2015-2021. Commissioner Moskowitz described the local and regional initiatives focusing on opioid abuse prevention, education, and treatment. “Opioid abuse is an important issue, and is critical to community health ,” Commissioner Moskowitz said. “Addiction has a significant impact on everyone—family, friends, co-workers. Addressing this issue requires a multi-faceted approach. I look forward to partnering with Brandywine Hospital in combating this ...
7/21/2021 Brandywine Hospital shares plans to battle opioid overdoses unionvilletimes.com ... for 17 percent of overdose deaths from 2015-2021. Commissioner Moskowitz described the local and regional initiatives focusing on opioid abuse prevention, education, and treatment. “Opioid abuse is an important issue, and is critical to community health ,” Commissioner Moskowitz said. “Addiction has a significant impact on everyone—family, friends, co-workers. Addressing this issue requires a multi-faceted approach. I look forward to partnering with Brandywine Hospital in combating this ...
7/20/2021 CODER wenatcheeworld.com Employment Coder Columbia Valley Community Health (CVCH) is a dynamic, progressive community health center with 8 clinic locations throughout Wenatchee, East Wenatchee, and Chelan. CVCH is a modern, well-equipped Community Health Center, with fully integrated EMR, and our services include Medical, Dental and Behavioral Health. We have an excellent opportunity for a Coder at our Wenatchee location. The Coder's primary job function is to certify accurate billing for professional ...
7/20/2021 MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN I wenatcheeworld.com Employment Maintenance Technician I Columbia Valley Community Health (CVCH) is a dynamic, progressive community health center with 8 clinic locations throughout Wenatchee, East Wenatchee, and Chelan. CVCH is a modern, well-equipped Community Health Center, with fully integrated EMR, and our services include Medical, Dental and Behavioral Health. We have an excellent opportunity for a Maintenance Technician I at our Wenatchee location. The Maintenance Technician I's primary job function is ...
7/20/2021 Texas County's vaccinated rate at 21.1 percent houstonherald.com ... have completed the two-dose process. In the last seven days, doses have been administered to 309 people. Doses are available at Walgreens in downtown Houston, Texas County Memorial Hospital in Houston, Missouri Ozarks Community Health in Houston, Cabool and Licking, Houston Walmart Supercenter and Texas County Health Department in Houston. Here are the completed vaccination rates for counties in south-central Missouri through Sunday, according to the Missouri Department ...
7/20/2021 Court Rejects Lawsuit Challenging Child Protection System U.S. News & World Report Virtual Series: Community Health Leadership Forum » Community Health Leadership Forum » A U.S. News virtual event series on how to improve community health across the country. Learn more Court Rejects Lawsuit Challenging Child Protection System The New Hampshire Supreme Court has ruled against a former state employee who accused the Department of Health and Human Services of failing to protect children from abuse and neglect. By HOLLY RAMER, Associated ...
7/20/2021 PARTS MANAGER wenatcheeworld.com ... serve Methow Valley Elementary for the 2021-22 school year. This position is full time, 185 day contract, school year schedule. $47,117.00 - $80,622.00 Annually More Posted June 30, 2021 Bilingual Behavioral Health Assistant Columbia Valley Community Health (CVCH) is a dynamic, progressive community health center with locations in Wenatchee, East Wenatchee, and Chelan. CVCH is a modern, well-equipped Community Health Center, with fully integrated EMR, and our services include Medical ...
7/20/2021 Friends and Neighbors: Ball State's Healthy Lifestyle Center recognized '100,000 Award' thestarpress.com ... we deeply appreciate this recognition and look forward to continued service to our fellow community members.” The “100,000 Award” is named in honor of the late George Branam, a “steadfast champion of community health and wellness,” according to the HCA. The number 100,000 represents Branam’s lifetime miles completed to train for, and compete in, 66 running marathons. Ball State’s Healthy Lifestyle Center, which has been ...
7/20/2021 4-OR ASC proposed by Georgia health system awaits state decision Becker's ASC Review ... and preoperative and recovery areas. The project would also include a 206-bed hospital and a 114,000-square-foot medical office building. Northeast Georgia Medical Center Braselton was approved by the Georgia Department of Community Health for the ASC in early 2019, but nearby Northside Hospital opposed the decision. In 2018, Northside Hospital was denied certificate-of-need approval to build the Braselton Specialty Surgery Center, which would have offered ...
7/20/2021 Mason City Community Health Center to hold weekly $250 drawings to encourage COVID-19 vaccinations globegazette.com In hopes of encouraging more area residents to get vaccinated against COVID-19, Community Health Center of Mason City will begin holding a weekly $250 drawing. The first drawing will be held later this week. "The Cerro Gordo County Department of Public Health, Cerro Gordo County Free Health Care Clinic, and Community Health Center of Mason City are encouraging unvaccinated residents ages 12 and over to protect their families and ...
7/20/2021 Watertown Say No to Marijuana Sales Despite NY Legalization U.S. News & World Report Virtual Series: Community Health Leadership Forum » Community Health Leadership Forum » A U.S. News virtual event series on how to improve community health across the country. Learn more Watertown Say No to Marijuana Sales Despite NY Legalization Lawmakers in Watertown voted to keep retail marijuana shops from opening in the northern New York city. WATERTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — Lawmakers in Watertown voted to keep retail marijuana shops from opening ...
7/20/2021 Dental Care Community Health / Dentist Houston TX | Dental Care | Legacy Community Health - And our dental services are designed to put a big, happy, healthy one on every face in the neighborhood. blogspot.com Dental Care Community Health / Dentist Houston TX Dental Care Legacy Community Health - And our dental services are designed to put a big, happy, healthy one on every face in the neighborhood. . Communitycare provides dental coverage to people who are map (medical assistance program) card holders, managed care patients, medicaid patients under the age of 18, or a medicare beneficiary who is a patient at one of our communitycare health centers ...
7/20/2021 Butler will leave the health district | Local news bollyinside.com ... interim health officer while the board searches for Butler’s permanent replacement. That person’s name was not available Monday afternoon. He will return to his work as chief medical officer at Columbia Valley Community Health . “Now, 16 months later, with the pandemic winding down, and Luke Davies securely at the helm of the health district, it is time for me to return to my full-time job.” News ...
7/16/2021 The Ridgway Record ridgwayrecord.com News Direct--It has been estimated that healthcare knowledge doubles every 70 days. With advances in artificial intelligence and machine learning, that pace will quicken. The result? Universal education gaps that could tie community health outcomes to how well a region can keep up.Closing the Knowledge GapIt’s not enough to just invent and distribute innovations, like the world’s smallest, leadless pacemaker , or to increase the adoption ...
7/16/2021 Key House committee approves $120 billion health spending bill Modern Healthcare ... telehealth infrastructure. - The Bureau of Health Professions programs at the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) would get $1.6 million for workforce development, an increase of $341 million. Training for nurse practitioner fellowships at community health centers would get $15 million. - Funding for HRSA's rural health programs would double to $400 million, including $79 million to help states support small and critical access rural hospitals - The bill includes $75 million ...
7/15/2021 Addressing vaccine hesitancy in Massachusetts’ hardest-hit community PBS Body + Brain] Body & Brain Addressing vaccine hesitancy in Massachusetts’ hardest-hit community Healthcare providers, religious leaders, and public health officials are coming together in Chelsea, Mass., a predominantly Hispanic community, to inform and vaccinate residents against COVID-19. On a recent Sunday afternoon, Flor Amaya and Mass General Brigham health care workers drove a blue bus into the parking lot of Highland Park in Chelsea, Massachusetts. With this mobile ...