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- Penn Medicine. Tsai, Allison // Medical Economics;7/10/2009, Vol. 86 Issue 13, p51
The article provides updates on the developments within Penn Medicine in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It notes that the gastroenterology division of the said institution was one of 15 gastrointestinal/liver centers that was funded by the National Institutes of Health. Moreover, it mentions that...
- The Battle for the Kids. Commins, John // HealthLeaders Magazine;Feb2008, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p14
The article discusses the planned opening of a pediatric multispecialty hospital of the Nemours Foundation in the Lake Nona section of Orlando, Florida. The opening will make Orlando the smallest metropolitan area to be served by three or more dedicated children's hospitals. Dedicated hospitals...
- Hospitals. // Fairfield County Business Journal;8/30/2004, Vol. 43 Issue 35, pS7
Lists contact information for hospitals in Fairfield County, Connecticut, and Westchester County, New York. Inclusion of Bridgeport Hospital; Danbury Hospital; Greenwich Hospital; Blythedale Children's Hospital; Community Hospital at Dobbs Ferry; Rye Hospital Center.
- Openings. // H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Mar2007, Vol. 81 Issue 3, p74
The article presents updates on several hospital openings in the U.S. The Porter Adventist Hospital in Denver, Colorado opened a $70 million addition. The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano in Texas, created through a partnership between Baylor Regional Medical Center at Plano and 86 cardiovascular...
- First intensive program for obese pre-schoolers takes root in Westchester. // Westchester County Business Journal;6/2/2008, Vol. 47 Issue 22, pS7
The article presents the program for obese pre-schoolers in Westchester, New York. About 1,000 of the 4,000 pre-schoolers served by the Women's Infant and Children (WIC) Program at Sound Shore Medical Center are obese. Children ages 2-5 can take advantage of "FIT-WIC," a six-week intensive...
- HEALTHBEAT. Stuart, Leigh Ann // New Orleans Magazine;Feb2009, Vol. 43 Issue 5, p43
The article offers updates related to the activities in New Orleans, Louisiana. "Newsweek" reveals that New Orlenian kids are among the sickest children in the country wherein some of them are anemic and have respiratory illness because of homelessness. The Ochsner Baptists Medical Center has...
- Journal Club Of The Boston Medical Center: Unenhanced Limited CT of the Abdomen in the Diagnosis of Appendicitis in Children: Comparison with Sonography. Discussion and Review. Mair, Evan // Internet Journal of Pediatrics & Neonatology;2002, Vol. 2 Issue 1, p4
A review of the article is presented with discussion based on input from faculty and residents.
- Med center warns about more red ink. Philippidis, Alex // Westchester County Business Journal;6/28/2004, Vol. 43 Issue 26, p1
Reports on the additional financial problems of the Westchester Medical Center in New York. Reduction of pressure on the operating budget; Construction of children's hospital to fulfill a community mission; Dependence of the hospital on philanthropy.
- The Health Status of a Subgroup of Migrant American Children. Smith, Gregory; De Angelis, Catherine; Hanser, Joan // Clinical Pediatrics;Dec1978, Vol. 17 Issue 12, p900
The article presents information on the health status of a subgroup of migrant American children. Providing good health care to migrant workers and their families is difficult. The problems of their health care is pertinent to essentially all health care providers, since migrants do move through...