• organization
  • On 16 January 2004, the city of Vaughan established the Vaughan Health Care Foundation (VHCF), an independent non-profit organization with primary task to "bring a hospital and ancillary services" to Vaughan. (wikipedia.org)
  • The organization restructures into an independent parent corporation and several corporate entities, which include the hospital, home health and other programs. (wikipedia.org)
  • A" Rating in Hospital Safety Scores from The Leapfrog Group - In Fall 2014, Rutland Regional Medical Center was one of 790 hospitals out of 2,520 to receive an "A" rating in hospital safety from Leapfrog, an independent, national nonprofit organization that advocates for patient safety nationwide. (wikipedia.org)
  • A highly selective program, only five percent of hospitals nationwide have been granted Magnet status, one of the highest achievements an organization can obtain in professional nursing. (wikipedia.org)
  • The American Hospital of Paris is the only civilian hospital in Europe accredited by The Joint Commission (TJC), an independent organization that accredits hospitals in the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • The hospital is administered by Martin Luther King Jr. - Los Angeles Healthcare Corporation (MLK-LA), a private, nonprofit organization. (wikipedia.org)
  • The current hospital center can trace its earliest origins to the mid-1920s, when The Daughters of Israel - Home for the Incurables, a relief organization, elected Max Blumberg, a prominent businessman, banker, and philanthropist, as their president, on January 4, 1925. (wikipedia.org)
  • The organization was made up of a small group of women who had been making regular visits to Jewish patients in chronic illness wards of local hospitals, providing food and arranging special holiday services By June 1925, Blumberg proposed the development of a facility which would house these ailing residents. (wikipedia.org)
  • beds
  • The new hospital was described as one of the most modern hospitals in the country with its electric beds, electric doctor registry (light board), the still to purify tap water in the central supply, and the latest in mercury vapor illumination in the parking lot. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1979, twenty years after opening, the hospital expands by 20,000 square feet (1,900 m2) to accommodate more patients with more beds and other improvements. (wikipedia.org)
  • surgical
  • Melrose-Wakefield Hospital provides many different areas of patient care including inpatient Medical Surgical, Telemetry, Maternity, Labor and Delivery, and Psychiatric, in addition to many outpatient services. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1973, the hospital became the first in Massachusetts to offer a state-supervised course for the training of emergency medical technicians (EMTs) In the mid-1970s, Dr. Geza Jako, a surgeon, medical researcher, and professor at Boston University Medical School demonstrated the first successful use of the laser as a surgical tool at Melrose-Wakefield Hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • Medical equipment purchases in 2016 included $175,000 for a cardiac ultrasound machine and $19,000 for video laryngoscope glidescopes for use in the emergency department, surgical services and ICU. (wikipedia.org)
  • The hospital is affiliated with SUNY Downstate Medical Center and serves as a training facility for medical, surgical, dental, and pharmacy residents. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2016
  • Following a failed merger attempt with Boston-based Partners Healthcare, Melrose-Wakefield's parent company announced in June 2016 that it was seeking approval to merge with Wellforce, the operator of Tufts Medical Center in Boston and Lowell General Hospital in Lowell. (wikipedia.org)
  • assistants
  • A separate emergency room was created with a full-time nurse in charge and nursing assistants were integrated into hospital operations. (wikipedia.org)
  • care
  • Consultant anaesthetists with a specific interest in critical care (intensivist) lead the daily care of all patients admitted to the critical care area, working closely with all other specialists within the hospital. (papworthhospital.nhs.uk)
  • Floyd Medical Center announces a collaboration with Care LogisticsĀ® to become the 20th hospital partner to adopt the Hospital Operating SystemTM solution, a combination of innovative logistics software and care coordination redesign proven to dramatically improve hospital operational efficiency. (prweb.com)
  • The 10 contracted hospitals already fully operational with the solution have realized more than $120,000,000 in value by collaborating with Care Logistics to establish a comprehensive hospital logistical control system. (prweb.com)
  • Care Logistics has created the first logistical control system to manage the movement of patients throughout their hospital stay. (prweb.com)
  • Care Logistics helps hospitals achieve these dramatic results by creating a culture of efficiency, designing a new patient care coordination model, implementing enterprise logistics software and establishing real-time operational performance management. (prweb.com)
  • Floyd also hosts outpatient services, including the Floyd County Clinic and an associated pharmacy for uninsured patients who cannot otherwise afford health care. (prweb.com)
  • Care LogisticsĀ® partners with hospitals to design and deploy a new Care Coordination Model supported by Process Reengineering, Enterprise Logistics Software, and a system wide Operational Mindset and Execution Curriculum. (prweb.com)
  • Care LogisticsĀ® Hospitals enjoy dramatic results and breakthrough performance in Patient Throughput, Quality, and Experience. (prweb.com)
  • We were the first hospital in the Triangle to be designated as an Accredited Chest Pain Center by The Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care. (rexhealth.com)
  • Leveraging its global track record for medical excellence and managing world-class hospitals, Parkway Pantai is committed to making a difference in people's lives through excellent patient care, steadily expanding its reach in markets where demand for quality care is strong and growing. (businesswireindia.com)
  • Located at Fort Belvoir, Virginia, south of Washington D.C., the hospital is part of an integrated health care system under the National Capital Region Medical Directorate (NCR MD) (formerly Joint Task Force National Capital Region Medical (JTF CapMed)) providing health care to members of the United States Armed Forces and their families. (wikipedia.org)
  • Fort Belvoir's new hospital has a seven-story main structure, flanked on each side by two outpatient clinic areas providing both primary and specialty care. (wikipedia.org)
  • Melrose-Wakefield Hospital is affiliated with Lawrence Memorial Hospital of Medford (which is transitioning mostly to outpatient specialty services, rather than inpatient care). (wikipedia.org)
  • It is also among the top 10% of hospitals in the nation for stroke care and the top 15% in the nation for heart attack treatment. (wikipedia.org)
  • In June 1992, Mid-Columbia Medical Center became the first hospital in the world to implement the Planetree concept of patient-centered care facility wide[verification needed] and in 2007 the hospital was recognised as a "Designated Patient-Centered Hospital", one of five such hospitals in the country. (wikipedia.org)
  • The hospital began offering on-site child care and child development services in 1982. (wikipedia.org)
  • MCMC agrees to become the first hospital to adopt the Planetree model of patient-centered care facility-wide in 1989. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2008, the cancer center opened the completely renovated Stoddard Adult Oncology Unit, hired three new radiation oncologists, installed a state-of-the-art PET/CT scanner and continued to offer cancer care coordinator services and multidisciplinary team support to cancer patients with the edition of a new colorectal cancer care coordinator and a breast cancer care coordinator. (wikipedia.org)
  • The federal Minister for Health, currently Greg Hunt, administers national health policy, and state and territory governments administer elements of health care within their jurisdictions, such as the operation of hospitals. (wikipedia.org)
  • Australia's universal health care system is primarily funded by Medicare, which funds a large part of the cost of health services, including those in public hospitals. (wikipedia.org)
  • Where a particular service is not covered, such as dentistry, optometry, and ambulance transport, patients must pay the full amount, unless they hold a Health Care card, which may entitle them to subsidised access. (wikipedia.org)
  • Since their inception in 1983, they provided nearly $2.9 million to purchase medical equipment for the hospital, enhance program services, provide financial support for patient and community wellness programs, and help low-income individuals obtain medical care including the provision of medical assistance grants of over $1.65 million to north Lincoln County residents. (wikipedia.org)
  • The County of Los Angeles provided the capital funds for construction, and the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) health care system will provide professional services and staffing. (wikipedia.org)
  • In this case, short hospital stays and consultation-liaison services to other medical departments would fall under secondary health care. (wikipedia.org)
  • organizations
  • Rutland is fully accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations and is licensed by the State of Vermont. (wikipedia.org)
  • LaserBand was awarded contracts and established partnerships with several healthcare industry companies and organizations including, but not limited to: Cambio (2005) National Health Service of the United Kingdom (2008) HealthTrust Purchasing Group (2009) Novation (2011) Access (2011) As of 2012, LaserBand products were used more than 200 million times per year by hospitals around the world. (wikipedia.org)
  • medical
  • and authorized by the medical staff to order the applicable outpatient services under a written hospital policy that is approved by the governing body. (hcpro.com)
  • In 1977, Dr Yahya Cohen together with American Medical International (AMI) entered a joint venture with the former to form Saint Mark's AMI Pte Ltd. Saint Mark's Hospital further expanded with a purchase of a 40,000 sqft site adjacent to the existing building in 1982. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sixty high school students aged 15 to 18 from Victoria Junior College, Victoria School and Dunman High School participated in a "Medical High School" training programme sponsored by the hospital in March and April 2015. (wikipedia.org)
  • NIPT - a molecular test which detects chromosomal abnormalities such as Trisomy 21 in the fetus through a simple blood-draw from the mother - will also be offered at Parkway Pantai's 10 hospitals and medical centres in India. (businesswireindia.com)
  • Today, Parkway Pantai has a network of 7 hospitals and 3 medical centres in the key cities of Chennai, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Kolkata and Mumbai. (businesswireindia.com)
  • With the appointment of Paul Marr as EVP of Sales North America and the near doubling of our sales force to 50 reps in the US, we are well-positioned to build adoption nationwide, including within the VA and Kaiser Southern California Permanente Medical Group hospital systems. (biospace.com)
  • As part of the effort to transform service specific medical facilities into joint service facilities, Fort Belvoir Community Hospital's staff includes Army, Navy, and Air Force medical personnel, making it one of the first joint medical facilities within the Department of Defense. (wikipedia.org)
  • Mid-Columbia Medical Center (MCMC) is a hospital complex in The Dalles, Oregon. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1983, Ancillary service departments are remodeled and the hospital changes its name to Mid-Columbia Medical Center (MCMC) to more accurately reflect its emergence as a regional resource for comprehensive healthcare. (wikipedia.org)
  • most unbiased references online comparing normal costs of medical services compared to MCMC clearly indicated that MCMC charges more for their services than other regional facilities. (wikipedia.org)
  • The hospital's medical staff is supported by excellent nurses, high quality diagnostic and ancillary services and a broad array of sophisticated equipment technology, including advanced diagnostic imaging, atop-of-the-line linear accelerator used in the treatment of cancer patients, and a diagnostic Cardiovascular and Angiographic Lab. (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition, people who are not covered by the Medicare scheme or wish to be covered for out-of-pocket medical or hospital costs can take out voluntary private health insurance, which is also subsidised by the federal government. (wikipedia.org)
  • As of 2011, the numbers of staff are as follows: 88 doctors, 890 nursing staff, 116 medical ancillary personnel, and 446 administrative support staff. (wikipedia.org)
  • Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center is a 303-bed full-service community teaching hospital with an estimated 2,100 full-time employees, located in the neighborhood of East Flatbush in Brooklyn, New York. (wikipedia.org)
  • Center
  • In 1992, MCMC's remodel is complete, transforming the traditional hospital into a comfortable "center of healing" and ushering in the Planetree era. (wikipedia.org)
  • Oncology - The Foley Cancer Center at Rutland Regional provides advanced diagnostic and treatment services including chemotherapy, radiation therapy and surgery. (wikipedia.org)
  • The John Stoddard Cancer Center is a part of Iowa Health-Des Moines, where a number of important treatment options and services originated. (wikipedia.org)
  • Iowa's first children's cancer center opened at Blank Children's Hospital in 1987, concentrating on all phases of pediatric cancer diagnosis and treatment in one area. (wikipedia.org)
  • Samaritan North Lincoln Hospital (SNLH), founded in 1967, is a 25-bed Critical Access Hospital and Level IV trauma center. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Hospital is a level four trauma center and serves the entire county, plus portions of neighboring counties. (wikipedia.org)
  • The National Center for Mental Health (NCMH), originally named Insular Psychopathic Hospital, was established in 1925 under the Public Works Act 3258. (wikipedia.org)
  • Aside from being a hospital, NCMH is authorized by the Department of Health as a Special Research Training Center. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1965
  • In 1965, the hospital named Jane Bain, a graduate of the School of Nursing, as director of the school. (wikipedia.org)
  • Its members helped to lay the groundwork for passage of a ballot measure in April 1965 to form a hospital taxing district. (wikipedia.org)
  • admission
  • Medicare contractors have been instructed to not reject claims with Reason Codes 38038, 38074, 38151, 38033, and 38154 when the discharge date of the outpatient claim (13X) is the same as the admission date of the inpatient ancillary claim (12X). (hcpro.com)
  • DOMINICAN UNIVERSITY, River Forest: Karl A. Stumo, 44, to vice president for enrollment management and marketing, from vice president for admission and enrollment services at Pacific Lutheran University, in Tacoma, Washington. (chicagobusiness.com)
  • program
  • Whether you are considering an associates degree or a bachelor of science, you will find many doors opening after graduation from a healthcare training program. (lab-jobs.com)
  • It was the second of nine hospitals planned by the Army during the building program following the Korean War. (wikipedia.org)
  • The transformation involved a near-complete architectural makeover, a massive training program involving the entire hospital staff and many other significant changes designed to "personalize, humanize and demystify" the hospital experience for patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • Over its history, Saint Thomas Hickman Hospital has expanded its services to include a local home health program and become the first hospital in Tennessee to qualify as a Critical Access Hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • diagnostic services
  • We are committed to deliver high-performance and affordable molecular diagnostic services to tailor treatment to the needs and characteristics of individual patients," says Dr Chris Tan, Chief Executive Officer and founder of Angsana Molecular & Diagnostics. (businesswireindia.com)
  • patients
  • UNC REX Hospital is one of several hospitals throughout the country that has begun to use therapeutic hypothermia as an intervention to protect brain function in heart attack patients. (rexhealth.com)
  • The institution officially opened on December 17, 1928, accepting 379 patients who were all crowding up in San Lazaro Hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • excellence
  • Their mission statement is: "The mission of the North Lincoln Hospital Foundation is to promote excellence in healthcare by supporting Samaritan North Lincoln Hospital and initiatives for the health and well-being of the community, through charitable giving. (wikipedia.org)
  • quality
  • The solution has helped partner hospitals absorb increases in demand without sacrificing quality, achieving remarkable and sustainable improvements in patient and staff satisfaction. (prweb.com)
  • It has demonstrated to a team of surveyors during an on-site visit its commitment to offering programs and services that are measurable, accountable, and of the highest quality. (wikipedia.org)
  • primary
  • At the time, the City Sanitarium and San Lazaro Hospital are the only primary institutions that cater to the needs of the mentally ill. (wikipedia.org)
  • group
  • The group campaigned to build a hospital in Vaughan, and with local community and political support, in 2007 the Government of Ontario gave official approval to build a hospital in Vaughan, and in October 2008 it directed the Central LHIN (the regional Local Health Integration Network) to create the master plan for development of the hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • Two years later, the hospital was sold to Hong Leong Group for residential purposes. (wikipedia.org)
  • The hospital is part of the Life Healthcare group, and features a state of the art stroke unit run by Dr W. Duim (Neurologist). (wikipedia.org)
  • Saint Thomas Hickman Hospital is part of Saint Thomas Health, a Catholic-related healthcare group which also includes Saint Thomas West Hospital, Saint Thomas Midtown Hospital and Saint Thomas Hospital for Specialty Surgery in Nashville, Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital in Murfreesboro, Saint Thomas DeKalb Hospital in Smithville, Tennessee, Saint Thomas River Park Hospital in McMinnville, Saint Thomas Stones River Hospital in Woodbury and Saint Thomas Highlands Hospital in Sparta. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2013, its name was changed to Saint Thomas Hickman Hospital in a rebranding in which the use of the "Baptist" name was terminated group-wide. (wikipedia.org)
  • access
  • The hospital has walking distance access to the Metro Blue Line and Metro Green Line stations, as well as Gardena Transit and LADOT DASH buses. (wikipedia.org)
  • development
  • The focus of the dispute was the area of the acquired land allocated for the hospital, and the development of the remaining portion. (wikipedia.org)
  • He is Managing Member of Hanlen Real Estate Development & Funding LLC, and Hanlen Healthcare Development & Funding LLC. (wikipedia.org)
  • In May 1926, Blumberg decided to change the organization's name to The Jewish Sanitarium For Incurables in preparation for the eventual development of the hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • provider
  • The transaction which took place on 31 July further strengthens Parkway Pantai's leading position as a global healthcare provider. (businesswireindia.com)
  • LaserBand LLC was a provider of patient identification products to hospitals and emergency services and headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri. (wikipedia.org)
  • The remainder of health costs (called out of pocket costs or the copayment) are paid by the patient, unless the provider of the service chooses to use bulk billing, charging only the scheduled fee, leaving the patient with no out of pocket costs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Joint Commission
  • Kingsbrook is accredited by the Joint Commission and is a non-for-profit member of both the Greater New York Hospital Association and the Healthcare Association of New York State. (wikipedia.org)
  • Kingsbrook and Rutland Nursing Home are each accredited by the Joint Commission and are members of the Greater New York Hospital Association and the Healthcare Association of New York State. (wikipedia.org)