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  1. Mad River Community Hospital Selects VEP Healthcare To Manage Its Emergency Department Services

    VEP Healthcare, Inc. has contracted with Mad River Community Hospital in Arcata, California, to manage the hospital’s emergency department (ED) services

  2. Skiles Group And Covenant Health Break Ground On 115,000 Square Foot, Short-Stay Surgical Hospital In Lubbock

    Covenant Health broke ground April 2 on a 115,000 square foot, short-stay surgical hospital located at the corner of 82nd and Marsha Sharp Freeway in southwest Lubbock. The 3-story, 32-bed hospital, which sits on 25 acres, will enhance the patient experience by incorporating healing elements such as abundant natural light, green space views and optimization of privacy and acoustics within patient areas. “Our vision at Covenant Health is to create Health for a Better

  3. Elliot Hospital Verified As Level II Trauma Center By The American College Of Surgeons

    A two-day comprehensive review of Elliot Hospital’s Trauma program by the Verification Review Committee (VRC), an ad hoc committee of the Committee on Trauma (COT) of the American College of Surgeons (ACS) has resulted in Level II Verification. This achievement recognizes Elliot Hospital’s dedication to providing optimal care for injured patients through its Trauma program. “Verification as a Level II Trauma Center comes after years of dedication to elevating our program to ensure the

  4. Community Health Systems Announces Definitive Agreement To Sell Lebanon, Tennessee Hospital To Vanderbilt University Medical Center

    Community Health Systems, Inc. (NYSE: CYH) announced today that subsidiaries of the Company have signed a definitive agreement to sell 245-bed Tennova Healthcare - Lebanon in Lebanon, Tennessee, and its associated assets to subsidiaries of Vanderbilt University Medical Center. The transaction is expected to close in the third quarter of 2019, subject to customary regulatory approvals and closing conditions. The hospital included in this transaction is one of the additional planned divestitures discussed on

  5. Study At HCA Healthcare Hospitals Shows Significant Reduction In Bloodstream Infections

    HCA Healthcare, a leading healthcare provider with 185 hospitals and more than 1,800 sites of care in 20 states and the United Kingdom, recently announced a study published in the current issue of The Lancet and conducted exclusively at HCA Healthcare hospitals has shown an infection control technique achieved a 31 percent reduction in bloodstream infections and nearly a 40 percent reduction in antibiotic-resistant bacteria among non-ICU patients with central line catheters and lumbar drains

  6. Ascom Introduces Digistat Medical Device Integration Software In North America

    HIMSS19 Booth #1533 – Ascom, the leading global healthcare Information and Communication Technology (ICT) provider, announced at HIMSS19 that its Digistat software suite, including Digistat Connect, Digistat Smart Central and Digistat Smart Central Mobile, are now available for sale in the U.S

  7. Akron Children’s Hospital Applies The Rothman Index To Real-Time Clinical Surveillance And Early Pediatric Sepsis Detection

    Akron Children’s Hospital is entering a partnership with PeraHealth to apply predictive analytics technology based on the Rothman Index. Recognized for leading the way to healthier futures for children through quality patient care, education, advocacy, community service, and medical discovery, the hospital will conduct research using PeraHealth’s Pediatric Rothman Index (pRI) to detect subtle, potentially life-threatening changes in patient condition.

  8. StorageCraft Protects Healthcare Organizations Against Triple Threat

    The widely standardized use of electronic health records and medical imaging, plus the growth in data intensive health applications such as wearable technologies and telemedicine, are catapulting even small healthcare organizations into the petabyte era.

  9. New Ascom Myco 3 Smartphone Launched To Address Healthcare Efficiency And Collaboration Communication Challenges

    Ascom, a global solutions provider focused on healthcare ICT and mobile workflows, announces the release of the Ascom Myco 3, its newest, innovative smart device purpose-built for healthcare, recently at HIMSS19 where it is exhibiting and offering demos in booth #1533, February 11 - 15

  10. Consure Medical, Inc. Receives Innovative Technology Contract From Vizient For Qora Stool Management Kits

    Consure Medical, Inc. announced its Qora Stool Management Kits have received an Innovative Technology contract from Vizient, Inc. the largest member-driven health care performance improvement company in the country