Press Releases

CALGARY AB — OCTOBER 24, 2018 -  Calgary Scientific Inc. today announced Barry Allen has been appointed Chief Executive Officer and President. The company also announced its corporate re-branding as PureWeb Inc. to reflect the companies cloud based product line up and global reach beyond…
Englewood, Colo. (October 22, 2018) – Today, Medical Group Management Association (MGMA) proudly announces its 2018-2019 Board of Directors. The new Board includes leading healthcare business executives from across the nation. A group of men and women with diverse backgrounds and expertise that…
LOUISVILLE, Colo. – October 16, 2018 – Global Healthcare Exchange, LLC(GHX), a healthcare business and data automation company, has added two senior executives to support and amplify the company’s growth plans. New executives include Bob McCarthy, senior vice president of Strategy and Corporate…
Dayton, Ohio Oct. 17, 2018) – CareSource, a nonprofit, multistate, multiproduct health plan announced Jeff Myers has joined its leadership staff as Executive Vice President, Strategic and External Relations. Myers, an accomplished executive with experience leading high-profile initiatives, will…
Boston, MA – October 2, 2018 – Kyruus, a leader in provider search and scheduling solutions for health systems, today announced that Stephen Kahane, M.D., M.S., has joined its Board of Directors. Dr. Kahane, a senior executive at athenahealth since 2011, is an accomplished healthcare technology…
LONG BEACH, Calif.—Sept. 26, 2018—SCAN Health Plan, a leading senior-focused organization with the mission of keeping seniors healthy and independent, today announced Adrienne Morrell as its senior vice president of public, government and community affairs. In her new role, Morrell will work to…
RESTON, VA – (September 25, 2018) – SOC Telemed (SOC), the leader in acute care telemedicine, today announces its selection by Sound Physicians to deliver a scalable and flexible technology platform for its national telemedicine operations. Sound Physicians, one of the largest national physician…
CHICAGO – Each September, the American Medical Association (AMA) recognizes influential female physician leaders as part of Women in Medicine Month. To showcase the accomplishments of these leaders, the AMA Women Physicians Section (WPS) and the AMA Foundation today announced the winners of the …
New Leader to Also Serve as SVP and CEO of Health System's South Market in Southeast Michigan DETROIT, Sept. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Following an extensive, national search, Henry Ford Health System has selected a new CEO for Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, MI. Richard "Chip" Davis, Ph.D., is…
St. Paul, Minn. (August 10, 2018) – The American Association of Medical Society Executives (AAMSE) annually recognizes a select number of its members who have demonstrated a commitment to professional medical society management by honoring them as Recognized Fellows. AAMSE’s Recognized Fellows…
Tenaya Therapeutics, a preclinical-stage biotechnology company focused on discovery and development of novel therapies for heart failure, announced the appointment of Faraz Ali as Chief Executive Officer. "We are thrilled to bring Faraz on board as the new CEO," said David Goeddel, Ph.D.,…
WALNUT Creek, Calif., July 17, 2018 — Thirty-year healthcare veteran Mark Luck Olson has recently joined Trainer Rx as its new CEO and will drive the company’s accelerated growth into new markets. “Mark Olson has an impressive track record of growing companies from the ground up,” said Michael…
Austin, Texas – July 10, 2018 – Russell Kohl, MD, FAACP, assumed his role as president of the American Health Quality Association (AHQA) at the AHQA Quality Summit on July 9.  Dr. Kohl, the chief medical officer for TMF Health Quality Institute, was voted in as AHQA president-elect at the 2017…
Jun 14, 2018 | Submitted by: AMA
CHICAGO – With well-documented gaps in health and health care across segments of the United States, the American Medical Association (AMA) today adopted policy during its Annual Meeting to define health equity and outline a strategic framework toward realizing the goal of achieving optimal…
(Skokie, Ill.) April 2, 2018 – AAAHC recently honored a primary care center in Arizona and a surgical center in Connecticut for their exemplary work in quality improvement studies. The prestigious Bernard A. Kershner Innovations in Quality Improvement Award recognizes AAAHC-accredited…
Englewood, Colo. (March 5, 2018)— High performing practices earn nearly $150,000 more in medical revenue, after operating costs, than other practices. In addition, optimized medical practice operations yield the highest quality care for patients. To help practices better their earning potential…
Las Vegas, Nevada, March 5, 2018 – Mayo Clinic Global Business Solutions and Wellpepper, Inc. announced today that Mayo Clinic will be providing best practices for interactive care plans on the Wellpepper platform. Wellpepper is a clinically-validated patient engagement platform used by major…
ALEXANDRIA, VA – AMGA will host its 2018 Annual Conference March 7-10 at the Phoenix Convention Center in Phoenix.The conference will bring together leaders from medical groups and integrated systems of care around the country to share best practices and strategies for success in the healthcare…
Denver, Colo. (January 23, 2018)—Healthgrades, the leading online resource for comprehensive information about physicians and hospitals, today announced the 250 recipients of the 2018 Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence. These hospitals are among the top five percent in the…
CHICAGO – Jan. 11, 2018 – The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) has recognized the AHIMA Foundation, the philanthropic affiliate of the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA), as a National Program for Apprenticeship. The recognition of the Foundation’s National Standards of…
WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 8, 2018) - Steven J. Corwin, M.D., President and Chief Executive Officer of NewYork-Presbyterian, is the 2018 council chairman of the American Hospital Association’s (AHA) constituency section for health care systems. The 21-member council represents AHA’s 250 health…