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Detroit Medical Center Expands DLIVE Program to Serve More Trauma Patients

Jun 20, 2019, 08:25 AM
The Detroit Medical Center (DMC) recently expanded its Detroit Life is Valuable Everyday (DLIVE) violence intervention program to now serve trauma patients at Detroit Receiving Hospital. The program, developed at DMC’s Sinai-Grace Hospital, is aimed at providing crucial crisis intervention to reduce a trauma patient’s risk for repeat injury and death.
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Brookwood Baptist Health Launches Imaging Platform to Support Expanded Treatment Window Guidelines for Stroke Patients

RAPID imaging platform from iSchemaView
Jun 20, 2019, 08:20 AM
Brookwood Baptist Health recently launched the RAPID imaging platform from iSchemaView, bringing one of the most advanced brain imaging software platforms for identifying treatment options for stroke patients to its Birmingham-area hospitals and freestanding emergency department.
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Brookwood Baptist Medical Center Unveils New Atrial Fibrillation Center, Announces Construction of Additional Cardiac Catheterization Labs

Brookwood Baptist Medical Center's Atrial Fibrillation Center
Jun 12, 2019, 14:23 PM
Brookwood Baptist Medical Center recently unveiled its new multi-million dollar Atrial Fibrillation Center, which is used in the treatment of heart arrhythmias, a condition that affects at least 2.7 million Americans. The new electrophysiology lab was specifically designed to treat this growing problem.
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DMC Sports Medicine Institute Breaks Ground in Detroit

DMC Leadership at the Ground Breaking Ceremony
Jun 12, 2019, 13:14 PM
Detroit Medical Center (DMC) officials announced the start of construction of the DMC Sports Medicine Institute on Woodward Avenue in Midtown Detroit.
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Emanuel Medical Center’s Cancer Center Provides Support for Children Impacted by Cancer

Monkey Business Participants
Jun 12, 2019, 13:11 PM
Emanuel Cancer Center offers Monkey Business for children and teens, ages 5-17. Through meaningful and therapeutic activities, expressive art, games and stories, Monkey Business provides support and coping skills for children and their families.
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Abrazo West Campus Welcomes FQHC Adelante Healthcare

Abrazo West Colleage Speaking at Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony
Jun 12, 2019, 13:09 PM
Abrazo West CEO Christina Oh joined other community leaders in welcoming Adelante Healthcare to the Abrazo West Campus during a recent ribbon cutting ceremony. Adelante is a Federally Qualified Health Center located on the east side of the campus.
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Hilton Head Regional Healthcare Opens its New Geriatric Behavioral Health Unit

New Geriatric Behavioral Health Unit
May 30, 2019, 14:43 PM
Hilton Head Regional Healthcare (HHRH) opened its new geriatric behavioral health unit at Hilton Head Hospital.
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Women’s Medical Center of Brookwood Baptist Medical Center First to Earn Better Bama Babies Designation

Brookwood Baptist Colleagues
May 21, 2019, 09:29 AM
The Women’s Medical Center of Brookwood Baptist Medical Center is the first in the State of Alabama to earn the Better Bama Babies designation. The Better Bama Babies Hospital Recognition Program – facilitated by the Alabama Breastfeeding Committee (ABC) - strives to assist in improving breastfeeding rates in Alabama by providing hospitals the education and support needed to implement and sustain “best practices” in maternity care.
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St. Mary’s Hospital First in Arizona to Offer New Procedure for Dialysis Patients

St Mary's Hospital Colleagues
May 21, 2019, 09:22 AM
Carondelet St. Mary’s Hospital is the first in Arizona to offer a new nonsurgical procedure to prepare kidney failure patients for dialysis treatment. The WavelinQ system uses radio frequency to create an arteriovenous fistula, an important step in creating an access point for dialysis treatment.
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New Procedure at Doctors Medical Center Reduces Risk of Stroke for AFib Patients

Watchman cardiology team at Doctors Medical Center
Apr 23, 2019, 12:32 PM
Cardiologists at Doctors Medical Center in Modesto, California, performed the hospital’s first implant of the Watchman Left Atrial Appendage Closure device on a patient with atrial fibrillation (AFib).
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Detroit Medical Center Increasing Treatment Options for Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease

Dr. Yevgeniy Rits
Mar 27, 2019, 11:30 AM
Vascular surgeon Yevgeniy Rits, M.D., is the first physician in Michigan to perform a new endovascular procedure for patients with chronic kidney disease.
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Valley Baptist Medical Center-Harlingen is One of First in Texas to Use Surpass Streamline Flow Diverter to Treat Aneurysms

Valley Baptist Medical Center Operating Room
Mar 6, 2019, 13:54 PM
Valley Baptist Medical Center-Harlingen offers a new way to treat a patient for a cerebral aneurysm, using the Surpass Streamline Flow Diverter device.
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Saint Francis Hospital-Memphis Celebrates New Family Birthing Center

Saint Francis Hospital Colleagues at Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony
Mar 6, 2019, 13:51 PM
Saint Francis Hospital-Memphis is proud to debut its newly renovated Family Birthing Center. This facility provides an exceptional experience for expectant mothers and families.
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Doctors Medical Center Offers New Program for Mental Health Patients

Doctors Medical Center Colleagues
Feb 27, 2019, 08:43 AM
Doctors Behavioral Health Center, an affiliate of Doctors Medical Center in Modesto, California, now offers a new comprehensive, short-term outpatient therapy program for patients with mental health issues. It is the only hospital in the area to offer this type of program.
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Palm Beach Gardens is the First Hospital in Florida to Implement CT-Free Robotic Orthopedic Surgery

Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center
Feb 20, 2019, 13:50 PM
Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center is the first and only hospital in the state of Florida now using the NAVIO orthopedic surgical system to help surgeons perform precision partial knee replacement surgeries using the JOURNEY UNI knee.
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Piedmont Medical Center Offers Sutureless Perceval Aortic Valve Technology

Piedmont Physicians
Feb 20, 2019, 13:49 PM
Piedmont Medical Center’s Cardiovascular Surgery Department in Rock Hill, South Carolina, now offers innovative, sutureless Perceval aortic valve technology.
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Children’s Hospital of Michigan Launches First Neuro-Neonatal Intensive Care Unit in Michigan

Nurse with patient in the NeuroNICU
Feb 13, 2019, 11:04 AM
Children’s Hospital of Michigan is pleased to announce its newly developed Neuro-Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NeuroNICU).
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Tenet Announces Extension of Agreement with Cerner

Physician in Patient Room
Feb 13, 2019, 10:59 AM
Tenet has announced an extension of its agreement with Cerner Corporation. As part of the long-term agreement, Tenet will continue working with Cerner to make information systems more efficient across Tenet’s hospitals, helping to connect patient information and provide a unified experience for both patients and clinicians.
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NMC Health Network Launches 3D Mammography Program

Nacogdoches Medical Center Employees at Ribbon-cutting Ceremony
Feb 6, 2019, 14:29 PM
Nacogdoches Medical Center’s (NMC) Loma Laird Cancer Center recently hosted dedication and ribbon-cutting ceremonies for its new 3D Mammography Program, the first to be offered for women in Nacogdoches.
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Good Samaritan Medical Center Renovates Newbern Suites for VIP Patients

Newbern Suites
Nov 14, 2018, 14:50 PM
The Newbern Suites at Good Samaritan Medical Center are premier private rooms that combine the high quality, compassionate care Good Samaritan is known for with the latest technology and luxury amenities.