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12-29-08

Week of December 29, 2008. Click the page to download the issue!
Posted: 12/30/2008 at 11:15:24 AM

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A Year in Review: Children’s Hospital looks back on 2008
Posted: 12/30/2008 at 11:07:50 AM

As 2008 comes to a close, it’s time to recapture the year’s highlights and celebrate the successes the hospital encountered while working hard to provide the best care for kids.



Modern Medicine
Posted: 12/30/2008 at 11:08:34 AM

Laughing with Elizabeth...Commentary by Elizabeth Bussey Sowdal, RN



PVHS named Well Workplace by national wellness council
Posted: 12/30/2008 at 11:09:10 AM

The Wellness Council of America has designated Poudre Valley Health System as a Well Workplace in recognition of the healthcare organization’s employee wellness program, LiveWell.



Hackety Hack
Posted: 12/30/2008 at 11:13:29 AM

This Nursing Life... Commentary by Angela Lash, RN, CM



ANA releases study on the economic value of nursing
Posted: 12/30/2008 at 11:10:42 AM

The American Nurses Association (ANA) is pleased to announce, on behalf of the larger nursing community, the release of a first of its kind study quantifying the economic value of nursing.



Low reimbursement rates lead to high consumer costs
Posted: 12/30/2008 at 11:09:27 AM

Low Medicare and Medicaid reimbursements to hospitals and physicians lead to significantly higher health insurance costs for consumers and employers, according to a study released by Milliman Inc.



New study shows possibility for growth involving human platelets
Posted: 12/30/2008 at 11:14:32 AM

Blood platelets could be grown in lab setting



FDA Approves First Imaging Agent
Posted: 12/30/2008 at 11:14:13 AM

Helps detect possible blood vessel problems



UnitedHealth, Exempla announce new agreement
Posted: 12/30/2008 at 11:12:55 AM

UnitedHealthcare, a UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) company, and Exempla Healthcare, announced a new long-term agreement. The agreement provides UnitedHealthcare commercial and Medicare members with access to Exempla Healthcare facilities and physicians.



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