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- Medical center cuts staff in preparation for `managed care' Lehrman, Sally // Nature;3/16/1995, Vol. 374 Issue 6519, p202
Informs about the decision for reduction of staff by the Medical Center at the University of California, Davis, in the first phase of a major restructuring aimed at limiting the impact of `managed care' strategies.
- PLoS ONE: UC Davis researchers create molecule that blocks pathway leading to Alzheimer's disease. // Biomedical Market Newsletter;5/5/2012, Vol. 21, p1
The article focuses on the discovery of a novel compound by the UC Davis in Davis, California researchers, a molecule that disrupts the formation of amyloid, a protein found in people with Alzheimer's disease.
- Bucks Start Here. Lentz, Rebecca // H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;May99, Vol. 73 Issue 5, p20
Reports the University of California (UC)-Irvine Medical Center decided to tie staff bonuses to selected goals, including better patient satisfaction scores. Bonuses employees can earn; Information on the UC-Irvine's patient satisfaction scores; Ways of making patients and guests happy;...
- Minority outreach and Alzheimer's disease. Meadows, R. // California Agriculture;Oct-Dec2010, Vol. 64 Issue 4, p165
The article offers information on the increasing risk of Alzheimer's disease and the minority outreach in California based on the study of the UC Davis Alzheimer's Disease Center in California.
- Agreements/contracts. // Medical Device Daily;3/3/2010, Vol. 14 Issue 41, p10
The article reports that the University of California Davis Medical Center acquired LumedxApollo structured reporting, analytic and interoperability solutions from Lumedx for its Heart and Vascular Centers.
- Developing guidelines for biotechnology drug use: Experience with antithrombin III. ROMAC, DIANE R.; POOLE, PATRICIA; OWINGS, JOHN T.; MAHACKIAN, KATHLEEN; FOULKE, GARRETT; THARRATT, STEVEN; ALBERTSON, TIMOTHY E. // Formulary;Sep95, Vol. 30 Issue 9, p520
Describes the process by which the University of California Davis Medical Center used an ad hoc committee to the P&T Committee to develop guidelines for antithrombin III use. Analysis of available literature; background on antithrombin III use; Clinical trials; Adverse drug reactions.
- ARE YOU READY FOR DISASTER? King, Paul // FoodService Director;2/15/2010, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p18
The article discusses the importance of a disaster preparedness plan and points out ways to test and improve such plans as implicated in the experiences of several university and hospital food services in the U.S. The food and nutrition services at the University of California at San Francisco...
- Successful Affiliations: Principles and Practices. Rice, Ann Madden // Frontiers of Health Services Management;Summer2011, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p13
An affiliation can help a healthcare provider prepare for the challenges of healthcare reform, the rapidly changing landscapes of the commercial insurance industry, and the public's expectations about service and quality. UC Davis Medical Center, a 645-bed tertiary hospital in Sacramento,...
- Heart Bypass Procedure Sidesteps Heart-Lung Machine, Reduces
Related Complications. // Ascribe Newswire: Medicine;7/26/2001, p1
In the first surgery of its kind at the University of California's Medical Center based in Davis, California, heart patient Jim Sellers' heart kept beating throughout the coronary bypass surgery procedure, sparing him the ordeal of a heart-lung machine. Called "beating-heart" or "off-pump"...