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State-of-the-art hospital services come to Ballarat

Ballarat will benefit from state-of-the-art hospital services as the massive redevelopment of the hospital begins to take shape. Health Minister Martin Foley today unveiled a first look at the new Ballarat Base Hospital Support Services Building and Energy Plant, part of the second stage of the $541.6million redevelopment of Andrews’ Labor government. The new images […]

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Children’s Harbor welcomes new board member

June 1, 2022 – Lisa Mooney, The vice president and chief commercial officer of BankUnited, a national bank headquartered in Miami Lakes, has joined the Children’s Harbor board. Children’s Harbor is a nationally accredited non-profit agency whose mission is to help strengthen struggling families in our community while providing safe shelter and support for teens […]

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Thailand to Create a New Chapter of Smart Hospital Services

Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) and Thonburi Hospital (TH) signed the “Smart Hospital” MoU. In light of the Thai government’s “Medical Hub of Asia” strategy in 2004 and its goal of becoming the leading countries in Southeast Asia in the provision of international healthcare services, the two parties, CHT and TH, continue their POC smart ward collaboration […]

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BoG chairman pledges to improve hospital services

NOWSHERA: The newly elected Chairman of the Board of Governors (BoG) of the Qazi Medical Complex, Muhammad Ashfaq Khan, has pledged to take concrete steps to bring about visible improvement in the health facility and medical faculty working to ensure better health care for people. He said this during a speech at a meeting. The […]

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Critical Survey: RadNet (NASDAQ: RDNT) and American Shared Hospital Services (NYSE: AMS)

American Shared Hospital Services (New York Stock Exchange: AMS – Get a rating) and RadNet (NASDAQ:RDNT – Get a rating) are both small-cap medical companies, but which is the better company? We’ll compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, dividends, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership and risk. Analyst Recommendations This […]

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Patients Satisfied with Nenagh Hospital Services

The positive results reflect specific initiatives undertaken in Nenagh. Published: Sun 29 May 2022, 09:55 THE results of the Fourth National Hospital Patient Experience Survey revealed that more than four out of five patients in the UL Hospital Group described their overall experience as good or very good. Just under 1,000 patients provided feedback and […]

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American Shared Hospital Services (NYSE:AMS) Now Covered by StockNews.com Analysts

StockNews.com initiated a hedge on the shares of American Shared Hospital Services (New York Stock Exchange: AMS – Get a rating) in a note released Sunday to investors. The company has placed a “holding” rating on the stock. New York Stock Exchange: AMS opened at $2.30 on Friday. The company’s 50-day simple moving average is […]

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Keith Zimmerman Named President of HCA Healthcare’s MidAmerica Division

Keith Zimmerman Named President of HCA Healthcare’s MidAmerica Division (Photo: Business Wire) Keith Zimmerman Named President of HCA Healthcare’s MidAmerica Division (Photo: Business Wire) As president of the MidAmerica division, Zimmerman will have responsibility for seven hospitals and numerous other care sites serving the greater Kansas City area. Zimmerman replaces Mel Lagarde, who is retiring […]

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Over 6,000 screened at Thumbay University Hospital – News

Published: Thu 26 May 2022, 06:07 PM More than 6,000 people from 40 different nationalities enjoyed the benefits of Thumbay Teaching Hospital Free Medical and Dental Mega Camp in Al Jurf, Ajman held on Sunday. The free mega health camp offered health check-ups with specialist consultants and general practitioners in specialties such as cardiology, internal […]

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Casting alternatives for the 21st century

By Olufemi Nassi With fracture season upon us, many clinics are looking for ways to streamline bone and joint care and improve the healing experience for their patients. Mara Landis was a patient at the University of Miami Health System. She recently broke her arm playing tennis and was using a fiberglass cast until she […]

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CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital News of 05/24

Remembrance Day In honor of our fallen heroes this Memorial Day, we say THANK YOU. May these heroes always be remembered for their contribution to setting our nation free. “There is no greater love than this: to lay down your life for your friends. – John 15.13 Remembrance Day Security Memorial Day weekend is the […]

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Hospital wards could be hit as lab scientists step up with 48-hour strike

Hospital services could be hit when laboratory scientists step up industrial action with a 48-hour strike tomorrow “in frustration” over a pay dispute. The Association of Medical Laboratory Scientists said in a statement today that hospital and GP services would be affected when members withdraw laboratory services from 8am to 8pm. Appointments and procedures can […]

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The bumpy road from hate to love of EHR

By Jennifer Parker, MPH, RD/LDN, CSPO We have worked in hospitals for more than 15 years each, and personalized medicine has always been our goal. So we know all too well the difficulties of paper mapping while trying to provide quality care. However, even when another EHR system promised to make our routine more efficient […]

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Biggest upheaval to hospital services in years as NHS recovers from Covid pressures

Gloucestershire’s health service is set to suffer the biggest shake-up in years – but health bosses need to hear your thoughts on how they should change. Services for people in hospital receiving life-saving treatment from NHS departments are under the microscope. One of the largest public inquiries ever launched by the NHS in Gloucestershire began […]

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American Shared Hospital Services (NYSE:AMS) receives new coverage from StockNews.com analysts

StockNews.com began to cover the shares of American Shared Hospital Services (New York Stock Exchange: AMS – Get a rating) in a note released Saturday to investors. The brokerage has placed a “holding” rating on the stock. AMS action opened at $2.26 on Friday. American Shared Hospital Services has a 12-month minimum of $2.08 and […]

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Broward Health celebrates trauma survivors and caregivers

On May 18, Broward Health recognized National Trauma Survivor Day by honoring the health system’s Emergency Medical Services (EMS) partners, medical team, and trauma patients. “Trauma is considered the leading cause of death in the country for people under the age of 45,” said Dr. Ivan Puente during the celebration evening at Broward Health North […]

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Holy Cross Health receives $25,000 grant from ALS Association

(Left to right): Ray Carson, CEO of the Florida Chapter of the ALS Association; Holy Cross Health ALS Clinic Co-directors Gustavo Alameda, MD and Nithya Mathai, DNP, APRN, FNP-C; Jo-Ann Clynch, ALS Association Florida Chapter Board Member; Stan Meadows, executive director of the Phil Smith Neuroscience Institute at Holy Cross Health; Tiana Duana, Regional Program […]

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Norton Healthcare Seeks Community Feedback on West Louisville Hospital Services and Features

On February 23, 2022, Norton Healthcare announced plans to build the first newly built hospital in West Louisville in over 150 years. Louisville’s largest health care system is partnering with Kentucky’s Goodwill Industries to transform the corner of 28th Street and Broadway into a “campus of opportunity.” To make this campus as successful […]

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CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital News or 5/19

Immunization clinics CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital – Sulfur Springs will no longer be offering the COVID Immunization Clinic every Friday morning. However, Net Health offers both pediatric and adult COVID vaccines. This vaccination clinic is located at 100 Medical Circle in Sulfur Springs. No appointment is necessary. Thereafter, Net Health will continue to come every […]

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Norton Healthcare Seeks Community Feedback on Hospital Services in West Louisville

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) – Norton Healthcare is asking the community for their input on what hospital services and features they would like to see in West Louisville. The $100 million investment for a new hospital in West Louisville was announced by Norton Healthcare in February. Norton’s partnership with Goodwill Industries of Kentucky will create an […]

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Analysis of US Hospital Shared Services (NYSE:AMS) and RadNet (NASDAQ:RDNT)

Radnet (NASDAQ:RDNT – Get a rating) and American Shared Hospital Services (New York Stock Exchange: AMS – Get a rating) are both small-cap medical companies, but which is the better company? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, earnings, institutional ownership, risk, dividends, valuation and profitability. Analyst Notes […]

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MLSA strike leads to cancellation of hospital services

The HSE said industrial action today involving members of the Medical Laboratory Scientists Association has resulted in the cancellation of many services, including some ‘elective inpatient and day procedures, outpatient appointments and general medical laboratory testing services”. In a statement this evening, the HSE said some emergency departments have been very busy due to “patients […]

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MOODY’S INVESTOR SERVICE UPGRADES BROWARD HEALTH OUTLOOK TO POSITIVE

May 17, 2022 – Moody’s Investors Service has raised its outlook from stable to positive for the North Broward Hospital District, which operates as Broward Health. Moody’s confirmed the Baa2 assigned to the outstanding revenue bonds of the healthcare system, reflecting Broward Health’s “strong liquidity measures, modest leverage and conservative capital structure”, according to a […]

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£7million Rainbow children’s unit set to transform hospital wards

Croydon has a new service dedicated to children requiring hospital care. Opening day: hospital staff delighted with the new pediatric unit The newly named £7million Rainbow Unit was opened this week by Croydon Health Services NHS Trust chairman Mike Bell. The Rainbow children’s unit nameplate was also unveiled by Anisha, 5, from Coulsdon, who won […]

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Patient survey: Huge satisfaction with Tipperary Hospital services

Results from the Fourth National Hospital Patient Experience Survey revealed that more than four out of five patients in the UL Hospital Group described their overall experience as good or very good. Just under 1,000 patients provided feedback and the results of the 2021 survey are already being used to improve quality at the five […]

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Alan Oliver appointed COO of Gastro Health

May 9, 2022 – Alan Oliver has been named chief operating officer of Gastro Health, a leading national medical group specializing in digestive and liver health. His appointment became effective on May 2, 2022. A career focused on maximizing business operations and leading mergers and acquisitions, as well as organic growth, led Oliver very naturally […]

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NIH launches clinical trial of Epstein-Barr virus vaccine

May 6, 2022 – The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the National Institutes of Health, has launched an early-stage clinical trial to evaluate an experimental preventative vaccine against the Epstein-Barr virus ( EBV). EBV is the leading cause of infectious mononucleosis and is associated with certain cancers and autoimmune diseases. […]

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American Shared Hospital Services Expands Sales Team

Takes on new role as Sales Manager at Healthcare Finance Pro, Tim Keel SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., May 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — via NewMediaWire – American Shared Hospital Services (NYSE American: AMS) (the “Company” or “AMS”), a leading provider of turnkey technology solutions for radiosurgery stereotactics and advanced radiation therapy equipment and services, today announced […]

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2022-05-06 | NYSEAM:AMS | Press release

Takes a new role as sales manager at Healthcare Finance Pro, Tim Keel SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., May 6, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — via NewMediaWire – American Shared Hospital Services (NYSE American: AMS) (the &CloseCurlyDoubleQuote Company; or “AMS”), a leading provider of turnkey technology solutions for stereotactic radiosurgery and advanced radiation therapy equipment and services, announced […]

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American Shared Hospital Services Announces First Quarter

Conference call on Thursday, May 12, 2022 at 3:00 p.m. ET / 12:00 p.m. PT San Francisco, Calif., May 5, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — via NewMediaWire — American Shared Hospital Services (NYSE American: AMS) (the “Company”), a leading provider of turnkey technology solutions for stereotactic radiosurgery and advanced radiation therapy equipment and services, announced today […]

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Lee Health awards four nursing scholarships

Donor-supported scholarship program important to help address critical nursing shortage May 3, 2022 – Lee Health awarded four “Heart of Caring” scholarships to Lee Health Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs) on April 29, putting them on the path to earning their Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degrees. Hunter Fields, Jennifer Guevara, Amber Newborn and Ana […]

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Community foundation tackles children’s mental health with new initiative

May 3, 2022 – As the country draws attention to the growing epidemic of mental health issues during National Mental Health Awareness Month in May, the Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties (CFPBMC) is collaborating to address the problem locally with children and adolescents. In conjunction with Boys and Girls Clubs of Palm […]

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Holy Cross Health adds gastroenterologist

May 3, 2022 – Gastroenterologist Paul Andrew Feldman, MARYLAND joined Holy Cross Medical Group, a multi-specialty physician group employing more than 160 physicians providing services in Broward and Palm Beach counties. Board Certified and Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine Gastroenterology and Associate Member of the American College of Gastroenterology, Dr. Feldman specializes […]

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The healthcare business

By Steven G. Ullmann, PhD The University of Miami Center for Health Management and Policy, housed at the Miami Herbert Business School, held its 11th annual health business conference. This year’s theme was “Technology, Access and the New Normal”. With over 1,000 registrants from across the region, as well as nationally and globally, the audience […]

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Tribute to Conviva’s “Care Coaches” during National Nurses Week

In the Spotlight: Head of Care Facilitation Mayrolis “May” Davila From her childhood in Cuba to present day Miami where she lives and works as a leading Conviva Care Coach, Mayrolis “May” Davila’s nursing career has been guided by her fundamental sense of community. Mayrolis “May” Davila “At a very young age, I already knew […]