Blanchard Valley Hospital has once again been named one of the nation's 100 Top Hospitals by IBM Watson HealthTM. Formerly known as the Truven Health Analytics 100 Top Hospitals, this study spotlights the top-performing hospitals in the United States based on a balanced scorecard of publicly available clinical, operational and patient satisfaction.
Institute for Minimally Invasive Surgery. In 2017, Cabell Huntington Hospital introduced the Institute for Minimally Invasive Surgery to advance the science and practice of minimally invasive surgical procedures that benefit patients. In addition to robotic surgeries, the Institute for Minimally Invasive Surgery encompasses a wide range of...
Data on Autoimmune Diseases and Conditions Discussed by Researchers at Peking University Shenzhen Hospital. According to news reporting originating from Shenzhen, People's Republic of China, by NewsRx correspondents, research stated, "Proline-rich tyrosine kinase 2 provides important signals during the activation of lymphocytes, which is essential
Meningococcal disease is not new, but recently, drug-resistance in children with meningitis has been increasing, doctors in Ho Chi Minh City have warned. Truong Huu Khanh, chairman of the Infectious and Neurological Department at Children 1 Hospital, said that because of the cracked skull, pneumococcal bacteria had attacked the patient s brain.
East Cooper Medical Center is now seeing patients in its new cardiac catheterization lab. We are all proud to have the ability to do these procedures in Mount Pleasant, said Patrick Downes, CEO at East Cooper Medical Center. Not having to travel over the Ravenel Bridge into Charleston for the same services is already proving to be a great con
Following a successful test, the program expanded to all Lee Health hospitals. And, an added bonus, Lee Health has seen a drop in readmissions that has saved the health system around $500,000 annually. "The program was originally developed to help patients with malnutrition get back on their feet once they're home," said Heather Wayco, Lee Health
Hackensack Meridian Health will use a $1 million donation from the Jay and Linda Grunin Foundation to help fund a new residency program at its Ocean Medical Center. Hackensack Meridian Health will use a $1 million donation from the Jay and Linda Grunin Foundation to help fund a new residency program at its Ocean Medical Center. Ocean Medical Center
A recent letter-writer posted a very complimentary thank-you concerning the Sentara Albemarle Medical Center. Though a citizen of North Carolina, I am not served by this hospital. I have read negative posts concerning the care provided.
FLORENCE, S.C. Registered nurse Louise Gibbs was named the February DAISY Award Recipient for McLeod Regional Medical Center on Feb. 27. To recognize those nurses at McLeod Regional Medical Center who are true examples of nursing excellence, patients, family members and co-workers can nominate nurses for the DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses.
Banner Boswell Medical Center, 10401 W. Thunderbird Blvd., is now offering a new medical procedure that will allow certain patients with atrial fibrillation to eliminate the long-term use of blood thinners taken to reduce their risk of stroke. The medical team at Banner Boswell recently placed its first Watchman device, successfully implanting it i
New Bioethics Study Findings Have Been Reported by Investigators at University Hospital. According to news originating from Zurich, Switzerland, by NewsRx correspondents, research stated, "There is an inconsistency in the ways that doctors make clinical decisions regarding the treatment of babies born extremely prematurely. Our news journalists...
New Biotechnology Study Findings Have Been Reported by Researchers at St. James University Hospital. By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Biotech Week Data detailed on Biotechnology have been presented. Our news journalists obtained a quote from the research from St. James University Hospital, "The extended use of central venous catheters, the
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Immunotherapy Weekly A new study on Immune System Diseases and Conditions- Allergic Rhinitis is now available. According to news originating from Beijing, People's Republic of China, by NewsRx correspondents, research stated, "Asthma affects a large number of patients in China, but comprehensive evaluation
New Therapeutics Data Have Been Reported by Investigators at City Hospital. According to news reporting from Nottingham, United Kingdom, by NewsRx journalists, research stated, "Timing of autologous breast reconstruction in patients requiring adjuvant radiotherapy remains contentious. The news correspondents obtained a quote from the research from.
NucleusHealth, the cloud-based medical image management and leading teleradiology company, was recognized for excellence in Empowering Care Teams with its image exchange platform, RadConnect, and in partnership with Mercy Health. Mercy Health now using cloud-based solution. Mercy Health was able to transition its hospitals from an antiquated CD bur
March 13 An expected doubling of emergency department demand at Palomar Medical Center Escondido has led to a $4.7 million expansion that will add 14 beds to the facility that serves a wide swath of inland North County. According to Palomar Health, the inland health system that also operates Palomar Medical Center Poway, 63,000 emergency patients
AnnMarie Gallagher, R.N., of Springfield, a Telemetry nurse at Delaware County Memorial Hospital, received a DAISY Award. called a "professional patient advocate very resourceful and always thinking outside of the box," by Allison Monaghan, B.S.N., R.N. clinical nurse director at DCMH. The not-for-profit DAISY Foundation was established by family m
At the annual strategic planning board meeting held on Feb. 24, CEO of Humboldt General Hospital Art Frable started the meeting by asking, "what do you want to be in 2028 as a hospital?" Frable spoke about the name " Humboldt General Hospital," and how a general hospital can sometimes carry the perception of being limited in services rather than al
Reports Summarize Biologics Study Results from Allegheny General Hospital. According to news reporting from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, by NewsRx journalists, research stated, "With expanding available treatment options and evolving understanding of the risks and benefits of medical therapies for inflammatory bowel disease, there is the possibility o
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Biotech Week Research findings on Diagnostics and Screening- Biomarkers are discussed in a new report. The news reporters obtained a quote from the research from Peking Union Medical College Hospital, "This study aimed to profile the circular RNAs expressed in eutopic endometrium from patients with ovarian.
March 13 Smith County officials approved a program on Tuesday morning to require local hospitals to make payments to the county. The program, called the Local Provider Participation Fund, will require all local hospitals except UT Health Northeast to make payments to the Smith County government. Hospitals across the state then lobbied the Texas L
BOISE- The state of Idaho will issue $35 million in bonds soon, following House approval Tuesday of a concurrent resolution to replace the Syringa Chalet assisted living facility at State Hospital South near Blackfoot. The resolution, which enjoyed unanimous support in the Senate last week, passed the House by a safe margin, with several members of
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Biotech Week Research findings on Skin Diseases and Conditions- Psoriasis are discussed in a new report. According to news reporting out of Los Angeles, California, by NewsRx editors, research stated, "The use of biologic medications has represented a great advancement in the treatment of moderate to severe
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Biotech Week Investigators publish new report on Liver Diseases and Conditions- Hepatitis. According to news reporting originating in Newark, New Jersey, by NewsRx journalists, research stated, "Recurrent hepatitis C in orthotopic liver transplantation population is associated with accelerated rates of fibr
According to news reporting originating in Madrid, Spain, by NewsRx journalists, research stated, "Intravenous methylprednisolone is the gold standard treatment in acute relapses of multiple sclerosis. The news reporters obtained a quote from the research from University Hospital, "However, molecular mechanisms and changes in gene expression induce