Neglected Diseases Targeted by Pharmaceutical Giants ThirdAge Mon, 30 Jan 2012 07:03 AM PST Ten neglected diseases will be wiped out by 2020 if a new partnership of pharmaceutical companies, national governments and global health organizations is successful. According to Reuters, the groups will combine to donate drugs and scientific expertise to combat tropical diseases that receive little attention in the Western world....
Press Release PharmiWeb Mon, 30 Jan 2012 07:00 AM PST ANN ARBOR, Mich., Jan. 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Kish Health System in DeKalb, IL, has implemented the Pharmacy Xpert clinical surveillance and intervention solution from Thomson Reuters to proactively capture interventions, manage medication therapy and enhance pharmacist efficiency across Kish Health facilities.
Burlington County honors health educator of the year Medford Central Record Mon, 30 Jan 2012 07:00 AM PST The Burlington County Board of Chosen Freeholders honored Holly Funkhouser Cucuzzella, the director of the Public Health Education section of the County Health Department recently with a proclamation for having been awarded the distinction of Health Educator of the Year by the NJ Society of Public Health Educators (SOPHE).
Two men shot, but unknown if crimes related The Topeka Capital-Journal Mon, 30 Jan 2012 06:58 AM PST Topeka police are investigating are investigating two shootings that took place overnight Sunday in central Topeka. Police Lt. Scott Gilchrist said officers responded to St. Francis Health Center at 10:48 p.m.
AMN Healthcare Completes Sale of Home Healthcare Business PR Newswire Mon, 30 Jan 2012 06:56 AM PST SAN DIEGO, Jan. 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --Â AMN Healthcare Services, Inc. (NYSE: AHS) announced it has completed the sale of its home healthcare business to BAYADA Home Health Care, Inc. effective January 30, 2012. Â As a result of the sale, AMN will receive cash proceeds of...
Sweetheart 5K set 2/11 The Arab Tribune Mon, 30 Jan 2012 06:50 AM PST The Arab Primary School Relay for Life Team is sponsoring a Sweetheart 5K Run to begin at 9 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 11. This event is being held to raise money for the fight against cancer while promoting good health of all participants.