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Appalachian Regional Healthcare and Galen College of Nursing Partner to Offer Associate Degree in Nursing Programs in Hazard, KY

Appalachian Regional Healthcare (ARH) and Galen College of Nursing announced today a partnership to offer an associate degree in nursing program at a new location based in the ARH System Center building in Hazard, Kentucky. In response to the continued and growing nursing shortage in the region,... - February 02, 2017 - Galen College of Nursing

Cryotherapy Market to Exceed US$ 4 Billion by 2024: PMR

According to a study conducted by Persistence Market Research (PMR), the global market for cryotherapy is set to witness a CAGR of 6.5% during the forecast period 2016-2024. - January 26, 2017 - Persistence Market Research

Nurse Technology Company Expanding Its Free Services

Nurse Technology Company Expanding Its Free Services

Connect instantly with a community of nurses. Hire a nurse, or search for nursing jobs. NurSearch makes it easy to find the best nurses. Free to join. - January 25, 2017 - NurSearch, Inc.

The Medical Center of Aurora (Colorado) Names Rachel Miles as Chief Nursing Officer

The Medical Center of Aurora (Colorado) Names Rachel Miles as Chief Nursing Officer

The Medical Center of Aurora (Colorado) announced the appointment of Rachel E. Miles, MSN, RN, NEA-BC, as Chief Nursing Officer of The Medical Center of Aurora and its affiliated campuses. - January 18, 2017 - The Medical Center of Aurora

Galen Announces Launch of 3-Year Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Galen College of Nursing announced today the launch of a 3-Year Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree. Offering solely nursing education, Galen is focused on supporting the nursing profession and the communities it serves at its four ground campuses in San Antonio, Louisville, Cincinnati, and Tampa... - January 12, 2017 - Galen College of Nursing

AABC Receives Approval by National Board for Certified Counselors

AABC Receives Approval by National Board for Certified Counselors

The American Association of Bariatric Counselors, Providers of Bariatric Education and Certification for Licensed, Registered and Certified Health and Education Professionals Has Become a Continuing Education Approved Provider for the National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC). - December 21, 2016 - American Association of Bariatric Counselors

NCLEX® Program Reports Panel of Experts Formed

Mountain Measurement, Inc. has established the NCLEX® Program Reports Panel of Nursing Experts. This group of nursing education leaders will provide their expertise to the makers of the NCLEX® Program Reports and the nursing education community at large. - December 21, 2016 - Mountain Measurement

Katherine A. Cass, MSN, MA, CLNC, RN Recognized as a Professional of the Year by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Katherine A. Cass, MSN, MA, CLNC, RN of Clayton, Ohio has been recognized as a Professional of the Year for 2016 by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide for her outstanding contributions and achievements for over 30 years in the fields of healthcare and legal nurse consulting. About... - December 13, 2016 - Strathmore Worldwide

South Nassau Communities Hospital Launches "Nurses 2B" HS Internship Program

A 2013 survey conducted by the National Council of State Boards of Nursing and The Forum of State Nursing Workforce Center found that 55% of the RN workforce is age 50 or older. - December 01, 2016 - Mount Sinai South Nassau

Galen Dean Tapped for National Nursing Leadership Program

Galen College of Nursing’s Dean, Tara Dailey, has been accepted into the 2017 National League of Nursing LEAD program. The program is a part of the NLN’s Leadership Institute in the Center for Transformational Leadership. The LEAD program is an invitation only program for leaders in... - November 30, 2016 - Galen College of Nursing

Intensix Named as a Finalist in DigitalHealth.il Contest

Intensix Named as a Finalist in DigitalHealth.il Contest

Critical care predictive analytics start-up recognized for its outstanding achievements in health and wellness technologies - November 29, 2016 - Intensix

Home Caregivers Introduces New Website for Northern Virginia Family Caregivers

Home Caregivers Introduces New Website for Northern Virginia Family Caregivers

Home Caregivers this week is introducing a Family Learning Center® on its website, http://flc.ipced.com/HCG making it easier for family caregivers to find training and support resources to help them better care for the needs of their loved ones at home. - November 28, 2016 - Home Caregivers

Mary P. Lodato, RN Recognized as a Professional of the Year by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Mary P. Lodato, RN Recognized as a Professional of the Year by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Mary P. Lodato, RN of Patchogue, New York has been recognized as a Professional of the Year for 2016 by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide for her outstanding contributions and achievements for over 42 years in the field of healthcare. About Mary P. Lodato, RN Ms. Lodato is a Registered... - November 19, 2016 - Strathmore Worldwide

Operative Experience to Deliver First Commercial Sale of World's Only "Hands-In-The-Body" Emergency Obstetric Simulator, C-Celia

Operative Experience to Deliver First Commercial Sale of World's Only "Hands-In-The-Body" Emergency Obstetric Simulator, C-Celia

Operative Experience, Inc., a fast rising developer of high-fidelity human simulators for surgical and pre-hospital education, today announced the first commercial sale of its state-of-the-art emergency obstetrics skills simulator, C-Celia™ to Manatee Technical College (MTC), a... - October 12, 2016 - Operative Experience, Inc.

Terri L. Hemerson, RN Recognized as a Professional of the Year by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Terri L. Hemerson, RN Recognized as a Professional of the Year by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Terri L. Hemerson, RN of Cedar Rapids, Iowa has been recognized as a Professional of the Year for 2016 by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide Edition for her outstanding contributions and achievements for over 40 years in the field of healthcare. About Terri L. Hemerson, RN Ms. Hemerson... - October 08, 2016 - Strathmore Worldwide

Avant Healthcare Professionals Awarded Recertification from The Joint Commission

Avant Healthcare Professionals has achieved the Gold Seal of Approval™ for health care staffing services certification from The Joint Commission. Avant Healthcare underwent an on-site review of its compliance with national standards that assess how staffing firms determine the qualifications... - October 07, 2016 - Avant Healthcare Professionals

Breathe CPR is Offering ACLS Courses as of October 2016

New Company is announcing their American Heart Association (AHA) ACLS Courses that will cater to medical professionals (nurses, doctors, paramedics, etc). The instructor led course is based on the new AHA ECC guidelines. The non-judgemental setting allows you to get the full class experience. - October 07, 2016 - Breathe CPR

Tamara J. Battaia Recognized as a VIP for 2016 by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Tamara J. Battaia of Cape Coral, Florida has been recognized as a VIP for 2016 by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide Edition for her outstanding contributions and achievements for over 15 years in the field of healthcare. About Tamara J. Battaia Mrs. Battaia is the Administrator and... - October 05, 2016 - Strathmore Worldwide

Unity Custom Care Debuts Novel Service for Pre- and Post-Op Patient Care

Unity Custom Care Debuts Novel Service for Pre- and Post-Op Patient Care

As the leading provider of perioperative care services, Unity Custom Care sets a new standard for post-surgical patient care. Unity dedicates a single Care Advisor RN to each patient, contacting them daily for up to two weeks following surgery, with 24-hour support. Unity's Care Advisors provide the compassion, guidance and assurance that patients deserve. Surgeons and hospitals benefit from happier patients; better compliance and outcomes; lower care costs and more referrals. - October 03, 2016 - Unity Custom Care Inc.

RightBio Metrics to Host a Thought-Leader Forum on Improving the Safety of NG Tube Placement at NANN (National Association of Neonatal Nurses) in Palm Springs, CA

RightBio Metrics to Host a Thought-Leader Forum on Improving the Safety of NG Tube Placement at NANN (National Association of Neonatal Nurses) in Palm Springs, CA

RightBio Metrics to host a thought-leader forum on Improving the Safety of NG tube Placement at NANN (National Association of Neonatal Nurses) in Palm Springs, CA RightBioMetrics.com Considered a “never-event” in the United Kingdom (UK) and gaining increasing attention from US... - September 30, 2016 - RightBio Metrics

America’s Registry of Outstanding Professionals Honors Flora H. Sowell as a Professional of the Year 2016

Flora H. Sowell, L.P.N. of Charlotte, North Carolina has been honored as a Professional of the Year 2016 by America’s Registry of Outstanding Professionals for her achievement in the field of Home Healthcare. - September 29, 2016 - America's Registry of Outstanding Professionals

Rosie C. Richard, LPN Recognized as a Professional of the Year by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Rosie C. Richard, LPN Recognized as a Professional of the Year by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Rosie C. Richard, LPN of Texarkana, Arkansas has been recognized as a Professional of the Year for 2016 by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide for her outstanding contributions and achievements for over 10 years in the field of healthcare. About Rosie C. Richard, LPN Ms. Richard is a... - September 21, 2016 - Strathmore Worldwide

Stacey L. Gallagher Recognized as a Professional of the Year by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Stacey L. Gallagher of Newburgh, New York has been recognized as a Professional of the Year for 2016 by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide Edition for her outstanding contributions and achievements in the field of healthcare. About Stacey L. Gallagher Ms. Gallagher has over 30 years... - September 16, 2016 - Strathmore Worldwide

US Will Need Almost 1.13 Million Registered Nurses by 2021- Healthcare Staffing Market in US Research Report Says

A recent research published by Beige Market Intelligence “Healthcare Staffing Market in US – Strategic Assessment and Forecast till 2021” predicts the Healthcare Staffing Market in US to grow at a CAGR of approx 14% by 2021. - September 15, 2016 - Beige Market Intelligence

PerformanceScrubs.com Announces Partnership with Olivet Nazarene University

PerformanceScrubs.com, a Performance HealthCare Products company, today announced a partnership with Olivet Nazarene University to supply their students with specialized medical apparel. Through this cooperative effort, Olivet Nazarene University has worked closely with PerformanceScrubs.com to... - September 08, 2016 - Performance Healthcare Products

Marella B. Mangum Chakua Recognized as a Professional of the Year by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Marella B. Mangum Chakua Recognized as a Professional of the Year by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Marella B. Mangum Chakua of West Fargo, North Dakota has been recognized as a Professional of the Year for 2016 by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide Edition for her outstanding contributions and achievements in the field of inventions. About Marella B. Mangum Chakua Mrs. Mangum Chakua... - September 07, 2016 - Strathmore Worldwide

Pocket Nurse® to Acquire Eriter Creations, Inc., Makers of SimLeggings™

Medical simulation company to manufacture and distribute simulation solutions for bariatric scenarios. - September 01, 2016 - Pocket Nurse

TruInject Founder Gabrielle Rios Receives Nomination for Innovator of the Year from the Orange County Business Journal

TruInject Founder Gabrielle Rios Receives Nomination for Innovator of the Year from the Orange County Business Journal

TruInject Medical Corp™ is pleased to announce the nomination of Innovator of the Year by the Orange County Business Journal. - August 09, 2016 - Truinject Medical Corp.

Vaidam Health Helps a Paralyzed Young Nigerian Woman to Get on Her Feet Again

Vaidam Health Helps a Paralyzed Young Nigerian Woman to Get on Her Feet Again

In July 2016, Vaidam Health, a medical travel assistant company in India, helped a young paralyzed woman from Nigeria regain her life. She was operated for Spine Tumor in India and recovered miraculously very fast. Its the story about her experience and similar such patients who are assisted by Vaidam Health. - August 05, 2016 - Vaidam Health Pvt Ltd

Welcome Home Caregivers, LLC to the Northern Virginia Area

Welcome Home Caregivers, LLC to the Northern Virginia Area

Putting a new spin on home health care serving the community as a Home Care Resource Company. Offering unique services geared towards keeping your loved ones where they want to be... Home. - August 04, 2016 - Home Caregivers

Van Dyk Montclair Hires Christina Vassallo as Part of Ongoing Expansion of Services and Programs

Van Dyk Montclair Hires Christina Vassallo as Part of Ongoing Expansion of Services and Programs

Nurse practitioner joins award-winning staff in Montclair as company prepares for inaugural Van Dyk Memory Care Center in Hawthorne - July 27, 2016 - Van Dyk Health Care

allnurses.com Releases 2015 Salary Survey Results

18,000 respondents makes this one of the largest nursing salary surveys conducted. - July 07, 2016 - allnurses.com

Washington DC-Based Fairlington Dental Supports National Charity Addressing the Psychosocial Needs of Children with Cancer and Their Families

Washington DC-Based Fairlington Dental Supports National Charity Addressing the Psychosocial Needs of Children with Cancer and Their Families

Fairlington Dental Raises Funds, Donates Items and Gives Their Time to The Mattie Miracle Cancer Foundation, which Makes It Possible for Mattie Miracle to Provide for the Psychological, Emotional and Social Needs of Children with Cancer. - July 06, 2016 - Mattie Miracle Cancer Foundation

OneStaff Medical Wins Inavero's 2016 Best of Staffing Client & Talent Awards

OneStaff Medical Wins Inavero's 2016 Best of Staffing Client & Talent Awards

Earned by less than two percent of all staffing agencies in the U.S. and Canada. OneStaff Medical, a leading employment agency in the healthcare staffing industry announced today they have won Inavero’s Best of Staffing® Client and Talent Awards for providing superior service to their... - June 27, 2016 - OneStaff Medical, LLC

Mary A. Tinker, RN, MS, MA Recognized as a Professional of the Year by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Mary A. Tinker, RN, MS, MA Recognized as a Professional of the Year by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Mary A. Tinker, RN, MS, MA of Denver, Colorado has been recognized as a Professional of the Year for 2016 by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide Edition for her outstanding contributions and achievements in the field of healthcare. About Mary A. Tinker, RN, MS, MA Ms. Tinker has over 47... - June 23, 2016 - Strathmore Worldwide

Leading Scientists on Neuroplasticity Present at Brain IDEAS Symposium, Aug. 5th

Leading Scientists on Neuroplasticity Present at Brain IDEAS Symposium, Aug. 5th

Invisible Disabilities Association is hosting their 2nd Annual Brain IDEAS Symposium on Aug. 5th in Denver, CO focusing on Brain Disorders, Brain Health, and Brain Therapy. 9 expert presenters will each deliver dynamic, science and story-filled talks on topics including Neuroplasticity, ADHD, ADD, Autism, Learning Disabilities, Dyslexia, Alzheimer’s, Nutrition, Microbiome, Mental Training, Therapeutic Humor, Stroke, PTSD, EMDR and TBI followed by 3 Expert Led Panels for questions and answers. - June 17, 2016 - Invisible Disabilities Association

Launch of New Job Board Dedicated to Long Term Care Promises Staffing Challenge Relief

Launch of New Job Board Dedicated to Long Term Care Promises Staffing Challenge Relief

LTCjob.com will provide very cost effective job postings to long term care organizations including home health, skilled nursing, assisted living and hospice. - June 06, 2016 - LTCjob.com

Can We Afford More of the Same? Despite Prevention Drugs, Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting (PONV) Still Remains a Very Distressing Complication Following Surgery

Contrasting PONV implications for perianesthesia nurses, to improve the efficacy of PONV prevention - June 01, 2016 - Pressure Point Inc.

Health Briefs TV Focuses on Nursing Care in the 21st Century

An enlightening Health Briefs TV segment on nursing care in the 21st Century features the best in medical care. - May 12, 2016 - Health Briefs TV

Rowlett Attorney Sworn in Before the Supreme Court

Rowlett Attorney Sworn in Before the Supreme Court

Victoria G. Warner has been a registered nurse since 1977 and is a collaboratively trained attorney who has practiced law for more than twenty years. - May 11, 2016 - Rowlett Family Law

Online Learning That Enhances Nurse Anesthesia Practice

American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA) and Web Courseworks Join Forces with New Learning Management System (LMS). - May 07, 2016 - Web Courseworks

Hoag Unveils the "Julia Argyros Center for Nursing Excellence" Seal to Recognize the Largest Donors to Nursing Program in Hoag History

$10 Million in Cumulative Giving, Latest $7 Million Gift is Part of a Long History of Generosity from the Argyros’ to Hoag. - May 07, 2016 - Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian

Ex-Journalist Launches Website to Connect Families to Senior Advocates for Help Finding Assisted Living

Ex-Journalist Launches Website to Connect Families to Senior Advocates for Help Finding Assisted Living

Tony’s Rolodex refers families to trusted Senior Placement Advocates for help finding Assisted Living and Memory Care. It is launching first in Arizona and Florida. Advocates provide an alternative to the services of such Senior Housing Referral websites as A Place for Mom and Caring.com. - April 07, 2016 - Tony's Rolodex LLC

Eileen C. Connor Finnegan, RN, MS, APN Recognized as a Professional of the Year by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Eileen C. Connor Finnegan, RN, MS, APN of Pennsauken, New Jersey has been recognized as a Professional of the Year for 2016 by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide Edition for her outstanding contributions and achievements in the field of healthcare. About Eileen C. Connor Finnegan, RN,... - April 01, 2016 - Strathmore Worldwide

Prism Medical & Design Secures CE Mark for Its ProteXsure Safety Capsule System

Prism Medical & Design Secures CE Mark for Its ProteXsure Safety Capsule System

Prism Medical Nabs CE Mark for ProteXsure Safety Capsule System. Prism Medical has secured the CE mark for its ProteXsure Safety Capsule System, intended for the prevention of needle stick injuries. The approval is the first indication for the company’s Prism platform. - March 24, 2016 - Prism Medical & Design

Cirrus Medical Staffing Names Andrea Zveibil President & Chief Operating Officer

Cirrus Medical Staffing (Cirrus) announces the appointment of Andrea Zveibil as President & Chief Operating officer. - March 15, 2016 - Cirrus Medical Staffing

South Nassau Communities Hospital Endoscopy RN Named a Healthcare Hero

The Long Island Business News (LIBN) recently awarded its “Health Care Heroes” Nurse Hero Award to Irene Ficaro, an endoscopy nurse at South Nassau Communities Hospital. LIBN’s “Health Care Heroes” awards honor individuals and organizations in the health care industry... - March 09, 2016 - Mount Sinai South Nassau

Laurel A. Dolejs Recognized as a Professional of the Year for Three Consecutive Years by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Laurel A. Dolejs Recognized as a Professional of the Year for Three Consecutive Years by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Laurel A. Dolejs of Bedford, Ohio has been recognized as a Professional of the Year for three consecutive years by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide Edition for her outstanding contributions and achievements in the field of healthcare. About Laurel A. Dolejs Ms. Dolejs has over 30 years... - February 27, 2016 - Strathmore Worldwide

Kathleen Urban Recognized as a Professional of the Year by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Kathleen Urban Recognized as a Professional of the Year by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Kathleen Urban of Westland, Michigan has been recognized as a Professional of the Year for 2015 by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide Edition for her outstanding contributions and achievements in the field of healthcare. About Kathleen Urban Ms. Urban is a certified rehabilitation nurse... - February 17, 2016 - Strathmore Worldwide

SLS Publications Launches "Care for the Hispanic Patient" Continuing Education Program

SLS Publications, dedicated to bridging the language and cultural gap between Anglo and Latin America, announces its first in a series of continuing education courses designed to help healthcare professionals better serve their Hispanic communities. "Care for the Hispanic Patient" is a two-hour online cultural competency training course for licensed healthcare professionals. - February 13, 2016 - SLS Publications, LLC

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