• healthcare
  • In healthcare, effective use of operative management tools outcomes into improved quality of care, reduction in bottlenecks and waiting times, reduction in medical errors, better utilisation of existing beds, reduction in staff overtime and increase in staff satisfaction and finally improves the financial performance of the hospital. (asianhhm.com)
  • The significance of OM principles to organisations outside the manufacturing sector is a conviction shared by OM researchers and practitioners .Generally, hospitals face challenges in healthcare operations management in the absence of a mechanism to capture, analyse and present real-time performance about clinical and financial processes. (asianhhm.com)
  • Benefis Healthcare was formed when 145-bed Columbus Hospital (a Catholic Church-owned hospital founded in 1892) and 339-bed Montana Deaconess Medical Center (a hospital founded in 1898 by the Methodist Episcopal Church) merged in July 1996. (wikipedia.org)
  • The sixth floor of the hospital, jointly operated with Sharp HealthCare, is the only open floor in California with full-unit air filtration, allowing blood and marrow transplant patients and those undergoing chemotherapy to socialize and roam throughout the floor. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Lexington VA Medical Center is part of the VA MidSouth Healthcare Network, which consists of six VA medical centers in Kentucky, Tennessee, and West Virginia with community-based outpatient clinics (CBOCs) in those states as well as Arkansas, Mississippi, Virginia, and Indiana. (wikipedia.org)
  • SHS's integrated healthcare system consists of seven hospitals, 20 healthcare centers, three urgent care centers, five emergency rooms, a health plan (SummaCare), research and medical education, multiple foundations, as well as other entities. (wikipedia.org)
  • They record the work of healthcare professionals to assist in the planning of treatment and education of the public and other healthcare professionals. (wikipedia.org)
  • HealthShare Exchange (HSX ) is a membership-dues-supported nonprofit health information exchange formed in 2009 and incorporated in 2012 by Greater Philadelphia's hospitals, health systems, and healthcare insurers. (wikipedia.org)
  • It links the electronic medical record (EMR) systems of different hospital health systems and other healthcare providers - and the claims data of healthcare insurers - to make this information accessible at inpatient and outpatient points of care (including medical practice offices) and for care management. (wikipedia.org)
  • As a result of the federal Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act and other regional healthcare drivers, local planning for HSX began in the summer of 2011. (wikipedia.org)
  • Resulting from a number of healthcare market drivers and challenges, HealthShare Exchange was formed as a collaboration among major healthcare stakeholders, including health plans and the acute care hospitals across the five-county region of Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia counties. (wikipedia.org)
  • In May 2017, Steward announced a proposed merger with Iasis Healthcare, headquartered in Franklin, Tennessee, making the private for-profit hospital operator the largest in the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • In October 2017, Steward completed its acquisition of 18 Iasis Healthcare hospitals in a deal that was reportedly for $2 billion. (wikipedia.org)
  • The healthcare company also announced that it would continue to operate its emergency department at the Quincy Medical Center facility, and that it would provide substantial employee assistance, severance, and job-placement services to Quincy Medical Center staff. (wikipedia.org)
  • To meet the increase and anticipated upward trend in healthcare demand, the infrastructure on the Kent Ridge campus will be developed to include extensive research and education facilities to be housed in the NUHS flagship Centre for Translational Medicine building, and two national centres for Cancer and Cardiovascular medicine at the NUH site. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Jacksonville Faculty Practice Association, Inc. was renamed the University of Florida Jacksonville Physicians, Inc. (UFJPI) in 1996 and the University of Florida Health Science Center Jacksonville Satellite Clinics, Inc. was renamed University of Florida Jacksonville Healthcare, Inc. (UFJHI). (wikipedia.org)
  • As an affiliate of the University of Florida Health Science Center and Shands HealthCare, University Medical Center and Methodist Medical Center merged in 1999 to become Shands Jacksonville Medical Center. (wikipedia.org)
  • oncology
  • The first floor of the new pavilion provides 27,000-square-feet of increased capacity for the UPMC Cancer Center at UPMC Passavant, tripling its size, offering medical, radiation and surgical oncology services by experts of UPMC Cancer Centers and the University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, the region's only National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center. (upmc.com)
  • The Coborn Cancer Center is a Comprehensive Community Cancer Program certified by the American College of Surgeons that provides medical oncology evaluation and care and an extensive range of treatment options to support cancer patients and their families. (wikipedia.org)
  • Many specialties within Urology-- including pediatrics, renal transplantation, oncology and andrology--have been expanded at Harbor and a number of important discoveries have resulted from the clinical and research activities at Harbor under Dr. Rajfer's guidance. (uclahealth.org)
  • During Dr. Rajfer's tenure as Chief of Urology at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, many clinical aspects of Urology including pediatrics, renal transplantation, oncology and andrology have been expanded and a number of important discoveries have been made. (uclahealth.org)
  • In April 2014, the National University Cancer Institute, Singapore (NCIS) moved into the NUH Medical Centre, providing one-stop holistic and comprehensive care, management and treatment for both adult and paediatric oncology patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • Medicare
  • Dr. Waddle accepts multiple insurance plans including Aetna, Medicare and Cigna. (sharecare.com)
  • In fact, the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) recently recognized us as the #1 Private Health Plan and the #1 Medicare Plan in Colorado.1 Good health is a great reward for all of us. (issuu.com)
  • Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Colorado is the #1 Private Health Plan in Colorado, #13 in the nation, the #1 Medicare Plan in Colorado and the #4 Medicare Plan in the nation according to the NCQA’s Private Health Insurance Plan Rankings and Medicare Health Insurance Plan Rankings 2013-2014. (issuu.com)
  • This map shows the difference in per capita Medicare costs among 1,845 rural hospital service areas. (healthbeatblog.com)
  • Doctors and economists there take a sample of Medicare costs from some 1,843 hospital service areas where a majority of the people are living in rural or exurban zip codes. (healthbeatblog.com)
  • The green areas on the map denote hospital service areas that spent below the nation of average of $8,176 per patient (averaged from 2004 to 2006) for Medicare patients. (healthbeatblog.com)
  • Dr. Luffey accepts multiple insurance plans including Aetna, Medicare and Humana. (sharecare.com)
  • SummaCare receives accreditation from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA), as the highest ranked plan in Ohio for its Medicare product and the second highest ranked plan in Ohio for its commercial products. (wikipedia.org)
  • In May 2016, HSX was awarded a portion of a $3.8 million grant by the Pennsylvania eHealth Partnership Authority, which receives its funding through the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services runs an EHR incentive program that requires its participants to exchange health data in order to receive incentive payments. (wikipedia.org)
  • surgeons
  • Our experienced surgeons provide a wide variety of surgical procedures, which means you'll have the option that works best for your treatment plan. (aurorahealthcare.org)
  • The heart center is staffed by cardiologists, surgeons, and nurses and includes technology such as a 64-slice CT scanner and induced hypothermia equipment. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Emergency Trauma Center is certified by the American College of Surgeons as a Level II trauma center. (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition to our highly skilled surgeons in specialties from bariatric to cardiac surgery, we offer the support of specially trained anesthesiologists, nurses, technicians and other specialists to meet your needs. (dignityhealth.org)
  • While thoracic surgeons are traditionally known as the experts who perform heart surgeries, a UC Davis study has found that general thoracic surgeons, especially those at academic health centers, perform the vast majority of complex noncardiac operations, including surgeries of the esophagus and lungs. (redorbit.com)
  • The authors said their results, published in the October issue of The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, support the designation of general thoracic surgery as a distinct specialty, which will benefit patients when selecting surgeons for specific procedures. (redorbit.com)
  • The study showed that the vast majority -- 77.5 percent -- of complex noncardiac thoracic surgical procedures in academic settings were performed by general thoracic surgeons, compared with 9.9 percent by cardiac surgeons, 8.9 percent by general surgeons and 3.7 percent by surgical oncologists. (redorbit.com)
  • General surgeons and surgical oncologists averaged no more than 1.6 cases per year for all procedure categories included in the study. (redorbit.com)
  • Patients
  • After four years of planning and construction, the 220,000-square-foot addition with state-of-the-art surgical and medical equipment, is part of UPMC Passavant's evolution from a community hospital to a world-class tertiary care center that is attracting patients from around the region and country for advanced specialty care. (upmc.com)
  • UPMC Passavant combines the best of both worlds - the strength, specialty expertise and vast resources of UPMC with the insight of our community-based clinicians and community hospital comforts - to provide more complete care for a greater number of patients," said William Kristan, M.D., UPMC Passavant medical staff president and chair of the Department of Emergency Medicine. (upmc.com)
  • When comparing medical centers, Dartmouth researchers have adjusted for differences in the patients' income and local prices as well. (healthbeatblog.com)
  • The hospital never held more than seven patients at a time. (wikipedia.org)
  • The center has 38 private patient rooms including those dedicated to the special needs of children, trauma victims and psychiatric patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • Our study shows just how much those practice patterns have evolved and the value of academic centers for noncardiac thoracic surgical treatments, which is certainly a consideration for patients and their families as they make choices about where to have surgery performed. (redorbit.com)
  • We have partnered with team members at Brigham and Women's Hospital who can continue care of our older patients when the time comes. (childrenshospital.org)
  • Boston Children's is so much more than a hospital-it's a community of researchers, clinicians, administrators, support staff, innovators, teachers, patients and families, all working together to make the impossible possible. (childrenshospital.org)
  • The medical center first opened its doors to patients on 1 July 1943 as the 4167th Station Hospital at Fairfield-Suisun Army Air Field. (wikipedia.org)
  • It consisted of two squadrons: the 81st Medical Squadron (provisional), composed of all medical department duty personnel, and the 82nd Medical Squadron (provisional), composed entirely of hospital patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition to providing the usual care for base and attached personnel, the hospital serviced personnel passing through the separation center and took care of air evacuation patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • Patients will have access to over 100 cancer subspecialists working at Moores Cancer Center. (wikipedia.org)
  • HealthPartners was founded in 1957 as Group Health, a consumer-governed nonprofit health plan with a board of directors made up of its own members and patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • The hospital now accepts an increasing number of private, self-paying patients and it is common to pay for one's treatment. (wikipedia.org)
  • The hospital was opened for patients treatment on 29 November 1957. (wikipedia.org)
  • Medical photography is a specialized area of photography that concerns itself with the documentation of the clinical presentation of patients, medical and surgical procedures, medical devices and specimens from autopsy. (wikipedia.org)
  • Medical photographers document patients at various stages of an illness, injuries and before and after surgical procedures. (wikipedia.org)
  • Consistent with this model, the System has taken steps to reduce the direction of surgical patients toward teaching hospitals in the Boston area. (wikipedia.org)
  • During this time, Puusepp and Bekhterev performed an experimental surgical procedure-frontal leucotomy, cutting association fibers in the frontal lobes-on three patients with manic-depressive psychosis with the aim of reducing psychomotor agitation. (wikipedia.org)
  • NUH received its new staff on 15 January 1985 (on the same day itself, Kent Ridge Hospital was renamed to NUH) and opened to the public and received its first patients on 24 June 1985, with the opening of two departments namely the Department of Medicine and the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery. (wikipedia.org)
  • The National University Heart Centre, Singapore (NUHCS) announced its plans during a press conference on 2 December 2008 to improve its care and treatment for patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • Neurology
  • In 1917 he published a Russian-language neurology text, Principles of Surgical Neurology. (wikipedia.org)
  • He was appointed Professor of Neurology at the University of Tartu and Director of the Hospital of Nervous Diseases (established 1921). (wikipedia.org)
  • health
  • Partnering with Ramapo Valley Surgical Center aligns well with Virtua's strategic plan to prepare for an overall system of health care that decentralizes from hospital care to outpatient care," said Richard P. Miller, president and CEO of Virtua, in prepared remarks. (njbiz.com)
  • Our three Dignity Health Bakersfield hospitals are here for you in both situations. (dignityhealth.org)
  • The data came from the University Health System Consortium and the Association of American Medical Colleges Faculty Practice Solution Center databases, which track details related to procedures performed at academic hospitals. (redorbit.com)
  • It is a fully accredited hospital with a National Quality Approval gold seal by the Joint Commission, and serves more than 500,000 Department of Defense and Department of Veterans Affairs Northern California Health Care System eligible beneficiaries in the immediate San Francisco-Sacramento vicinity from 17 counties covering 40,000 square miles. (wikipedia.org)
  • Along with the UC San Diego Medical Center, Hillcrest, it serves as a flagship hospital of UC San Diego Health and a primary teaching hospital for the UC San Diego School of Medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • Over the next few years, construction costs continued to grow as health system officials decided to add a specialized surgical suite, operating rooms, an anatomic pathology lab, a cardiac rehabilitation program, a discharge pharmacy, and nursing administrative space. (wikipedia.org)
  • Commissioned in June 1979, she obtained her baccalaureate degree from the University of Texas at Austin and MD from the School of Medicine at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1992, Group Health merged with MedCenters Health Plan, and together they formed HealthPartners. (wikipedia.org)
  • The group operates as a nonprofit health care provider, serving 1.8 million medical and dental health plan members nationwide. (wikipedia.org)
  • U.S. News & World Report/NCQA rated HealthPartners among the top 50 best commercial health plans in the nation for four years in a row (2005-2008). (wikipedia.org)
  • HealthPartners ranks "Highest in Member Satisfaction among Commercial Health Plans in the Minnesota-Wisconsin Region" according to J.D. Power and Associates' 2008 National Health Insurance Plan Study. (wikipedia.org)
  • Inverclyde was initially going to face a big downgrade with the loss of the A&E department and acute surgical ward being re-located to the Royal Alexandra Hospital in Paisley which was to save as much as £40 million by the NHS Argyll & Clyde health board. (wikipedia.org)
  • Outpatient care is offered throughout Summit, Portage and Medina counties in several community health centers. (wikipedia.org)
  • Summa Health System (SHS) was formed in 1989 when Akron City Hospital and St. Thomas Hospital merged. (wikipedia.org)
  • SHS now encompasses a network of hospitals, community-based health centers, a health plan, a physician-hospital organization, an entrepreneurial entity, research and medical education and a foundation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Outpatient care is offered in four community health centers and through partnerships with the Cuyahoga Falls Natatorium and the Shaw Jewish Community Center. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2007 Summa Health System completes acquisition of Barberton Citizens Hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2009 Summa Health System and Western Reserve Hospital Partners create joint venture of Western Reserve Hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Summa Center for Clinical Trials becomes fully operational, supporting clinical trials across all Summa Health System specialty areas. (wikipedia.org)
  • In September 1960, the Suburban Hospital is renamed the Central Clinical Hospital of the Fourth Main Department of the Ministry of Health of the Soviet Union. (wikipedia.org)
  • Steward Health Care is the largest private hospital operator in the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • Steward Health Care's transition plan has received approval from the Massachusetts Department of Public Health and from the Massachusetts Attorney General. (wikipedia.org)
  • Florida Hospital Celebration Health is an acute care hospital in Celebration, Florida. (wikipedia.org)
  • The hospital is part of the eight-facility Florida Hospital network, which itself is included in the network of 17 hospitals comprising the Adventist Health System-Florida Division. (wikipedia.org)
  • Florida Hospital Celebration Health has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report as "One of America's Best Hospitals" for ten years. (wikipedia.org)
  • A member of the National University Health System, it is the principal teaching hospital for the NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • It also received a triple ISO certification: ISO 9001 - 2000 (Quality Management System) ISO 14001 - 1996 (Environmental Management System) OHSAS 18001 - 1999 (Occupational Health & Safety Management System) In August 2007, Minister for Health Khaw Boon Wan announced plans to build two new national centres at NUH for heart and cancer treatments, the top two medical killers. (wikipedia.org)
  • The University of Florida College of Medicine - Jacksonville is the largest of the three University of Florida Health Science Center Jacksonville colleges - medicine, nursing and pharmacy. (wikipedia.org)
  • The campus continues to develop and expand, as evidenced by the Breast Center, Cardiovascular Center, Neuroscience Institute, the Women's Health Center and the UF Proton Therapy Institute's proton beam cancer treatment facility. (wikipedia.org)
  • The origins of the Health Science Center date back to 1870 with the opening of Florida's first nonmilitary hospital, known then as Duval Hospital and Asylum, located on Jefferson St. In 1901, George A. Brewster Hospital and School of Nursing opened to care for victims of the great fire of Jacksonville. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1985, the University of Florida Health Science Center Jacksonville was established. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1988, the Health Science Center was designated a major affiliate and urban campus of the UF Health Science Center. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1989, the hospital was renamed University Medical Center (UMC) and JHEP was managed by the UF Health Science Center. (wikipedia.org)
  • UF Health Jacksonville is home to the only Level I trauma center in Northeast Florida, as well as one of only two hospitals in the area to have a Level III neonatal intensive care unit and a separate pediatric emergency department. (wikipedia.org)
  • organization
  • Much of the credit for the construction of hospitals and organization of its follow-up belongs to Vasily Kholodkova. (wikipedia.org)
  • The merger will make Steward the parent organization to 36 hospitals across 10 states, with revenues of nearly $8 billion. (wikipedia.org)
  • treatments
  • Our team is here to be your partner, helping you make decisions about advanced surgical treatments, ongoing therapies, daily challenges and the transition to adulthood. (childrenshospital.org)
  • From advanced imaging tests that shed light on your child's individual condition, to pioneering surgical treatments, to educational resources and emotional support, our staff is here to help ensure that your child has the best chance for a healthy, fulfilling life. (childrenshospital.org)
  • include
  • As the first LEED-certified hospital addition in the North Hills, the new pavilion's features include natural lighting, non-toxic materials, water conservation method and special lighting designed to reduce light pollution. (upmc.com)
  • Other researchers contributing to the study include Phillip F. Giannopoulos and Jian Chiu at the Alzheimer's Center at Temple, LKSOM. (eurekalert.org)
  • The technologies at work include the region's only four intraoperative MRI machines, which allow real-time imaging of tumors and gene therapies during surgery to ensure complete treatment, as well as the nation's only Restriction Spectrum Imaging technology, which color code brain fibers to better plan for complex surgeries in advance. (wikipedia.org)
  • transition
  • As the transition to separate the Air Force from the U.S. Army began in 1947, all Station Hospital personnel were assigned to the newly designated 8th Medical Group (provisional). (wikipedia.org)
  • Research
  • Domenico Praticò, MD, Scott Richards North Star Foundation Chair for Alzheimer's Research, Professor in the Departments of Pharmacology and Microbiology, and Director of the Alzheimer's Center at Temple at the. (eurekalert.org)
  • We show that we can intervene after disease is established and pharmacologically rescue mice that have tau-induced memory deficits," explained senior investigator Domenico Praticò, MD, Scott Richards North Star Foundation Chair for Alzheimer's Research, Professor in the Departments of Pharmacology and Microbiology, and Director of the Alzheimer's Center at Temple at LKSOM. (eurekalert.org)
  • Jacob Rajfer, M.D. has made UCLA one of the top basic science research centers in the field of impotence, specializing in the molecular events surrounding the production of nitric oxide, the chemical responsible for the erectile process. (uclahealth.org)
  • Dr. Rajfer has made UCLA one of the top basic science research centers in the field of impotence. (uclahealth.org)
  • Jacobs Medical Center and the existing Thornton Hospital share a first, second and third floor and are connected to Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center, the Perlman Medical Offices, and the Altman Clinical and Translational Research Institute building via footbridges. (wikipedia.org)
  • The BioCommunications Association Inc., in a survey commissioned in 2008 of individuals working in medical photography, found that most medical photographers are employed by university affiliated hospitals and research centers. (wikipedia.org)
  • His forward-thinking approach to organizing the treatment, research, and educational missions of the institute was articulated in a plan drawn up in the 1920s. (wikipedia.org)
  • 103.782833 The National University Hospital (Abbreviation: NUH) was established in 1985 and it serves as a tertiary hospital, clinical training centre and research centre for the medical and dental faculties of the National University of Singapore (NUS). (wikipedia.org)
  • cardiac
  • The CentraCare Heart & Vascular Center is dedicated to the prevention, discovery and management of cardiac disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • At the Sarvanand Heart and Stroke Center at Memorial Hospital, our team uses the latest cardiac technology to perform procedures. (dignityhealth.org)
  • 1989
  • Later at the hospital were put into operation new buildings in 1981 - anatomopathological, 1982 - therapeutic, 1985 - Pharmacy, 1989, 2001 - operationally intensive care. (wikipedia.org)
  • Reconstruction
  • In 1945 Congress approved the construction of a 670-bed Aerial Debarkation Hospital and the reconstruction of the 150-bed Station Hospital, and the project was immediately begun in June. (wikipedia.org)
  • primary
  • After V-J Day, the primary mission of Fairfield-Suisun became the processing of returned troops for redeployment and transfer to separation centers. (wikipedia.org)