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Avian flu is nothing new. The last three major flu pandemics, in fact, were caused by influenza viruses that stemmed….
The Healthcare News has launched its new, expanded Web site, www.healthcarenews.com. The site features a section devoted to career opportunities….
HOLYOKE — Matt Haas, LICSW, of Northampton, has been named executive director of River Valley Counseling Center. RVCC is a….
The American Red Cross Pioneer Valley Chapter held its annual elections on Wednesday Oct. 26, at Springfield Country Club in….
SPRINGFIELD— On Dec. 4, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., representatives from Keystone Senior, LLC, local dignitaries, and members of….
Concentric circles. That’s the picture that comes to mind for Bay Path College President Carol Leary as she talks about….
On Beacon Hill, legislators are debating ways to increase the number of people with health insurance coverage. The outcome of….
HOLYOKE — Giving blood regularly wasn’t enough for Kathleen Dzialo. She now spends two mornings a week volunteering at Holyoke….
NORTHAMPTON – Employees and physicians of Cooley Dickinson Hospital, donors to its Caring for the Future campaign, and nearly 100….
NORTHAMPTON – Florence Savings Bank recently pledged $400,000 to Cooley Dickinson Hospital’s Caring for the Future campaign. “Florence Savings Bank….
BOSTON — Residents find the Commonwealth’s doctors, hospitals, and health insurers provide excellent care, and few had difficulty obtaining service…..
GREAT BARRINGTON – Fairview Commons recently announced the appointmenr of Eileen Murphy as director of nurses and leader of its….
PALMER — Charles E. Cavagnaro III, MD, President & CEO of Wing Memorial Hospital & Medical Centers (WMH), recently announced….
SPRINGFIELD/BOSTON – Community Research Initiative of New England (CRI) is pleased to announce that Claudia Martorell, MD MPH – a….
SPRINGFIELD – Dr. Paul Jodka, intensivist, Critical Care Division, Baystate Medical Center in Springfield, was recently named the winner of….
The fast track. That’s where the Commonwealth’s health care reform legislation currently sits, only temporarily stalled after speeding toward the….
Gov. Mitt Romney’s Proposal includes: Individual mandates – all Massachusetts residents must obtain coverage. Enrollment in MassHealth of 106,000 eligible….
Combating the Physician Shortage Physician-recruiting Programs Must Be Properly Developed — And Managed
Almost anyone who has sought medical services in Western Mass. lately can attest in many instances to waiting months for….
Company No. of Lawyers Areas of Practice/Description of Services 1 Bulkley, Richardson and Gelinas, LLP 1500 Main….
It was the last run of the night. Marvin Barry was wrapping up a long day of skiing in New….
The Business Of Higher Education Official Urges Proper Tuning And Maintenance Of The Region’s Main Economic Engine
“Eds and Meds.” That’s the phrase Evan Dobelle uses when he refers to education and medicine. Those are the fields….
You know how you feel when you have a ‘light bulb’ moment — when suddenly the solution to a problem….
Susan Jaye-Kaplan knows what it’s like to be underprivileged. Orphaned at an early age, she lived with various relatives in….
The Greater Good New Vaccines Expected to Combat Cervical Cancer, Highlight Public Health Issue of HPV
An epidemic. That’s what the virus that causes cervical cancer is being called across the country. But health care professionals….
National Provider Identifiers As The Deadline Approaches, Physicians, Groups, And Hospitals Must Know The Score
The deadline for health care providers to obtain their National Provider Identifier (NPI) is still 18 months away, but providers….