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Baystate Mary Lane to Host Colon Health Program on March 20
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  • March 2009

    A Matter of Life or Death Why Health Care Quality is More Than a Catchphrase

    Numbers are abstract things, and often difficult to comprehend in real terms. Ask, for instance, anyone who’s tried to comprehend….

    State Health Officials Encourage a Move to Better Health

    Massachusetts wants us to move. No, it’s not about living elsewhere. It’s about physical movement, as in exercising our bodies….

    2009 Agenda Links Economic Stimulus and Health Care Reform

    With the nation and the world watching, President Barack Obama and the 111th Congress have an incredible opportunity, and a….

    Baystate a National Leader in ‘Door-to-balloon’ Time

    SPRINGFIELD — It’s called ‘door-to-balloon.’ And those three little words have big implications for patients when it means surviving a….

    A Nose That Knows Seizure-sensing Dog Makes Nighttime a Safe Time for Chicopee Boy

    Susan Byczko was tired. “I was up every hour worrying, constantly in fear,” she said. “And Adam was afraid to….

    Creature Comforts Dogs Can Forge Surprising Connections with Dementia Patients

    When Leslie Prouty met KC, the 10-year-old dachshund was in the care of a rescue group, recovering from mistreatment at….

    A Case of Supply and Demand $1.6 Million Grant Will Fund Efforts to Build Awareness of Careers in Health Care

    Mike Foss says that Springfield Technical Community College tries to do what he calls “exit interviews” with individuals who decide….

    Medical Real Estate for sale and Lease

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    Maximum Results in Minimal Time Discover the Overlooked Secret to a Successful Fitness Program (Part 1)

    It’s no mystery: the real secret to getting serious results from your health and fitness program is almost always overlooked….

    This End Game is No Laughing Matter Colorectal Surgeon Finds Great Satisfaction in This Emerging Specialty

    Like other surgeons, Kelly Tyler will often receive thank-you cards and notes from patients she has brought relief and a….

    Recognizing Elder Abuse Grandma’s Broken Glasses, and Other Subtle Signs of Trouble

    Regardless of age, all people deserve to be treated with dignity, respect, and in a fashion that keeps them safe….

    Picture This

    Meeting Workforce Needs The Certified Nurse Aide and Home Health Aide Program, a collaborate efforts between Training Resources of America….

    Career Pulse

    King Designated Fellow by Echocardiography Society NORTHAMPTON — Arthur R. King, registered diagnostic cardiac sonographer, has been designated a fellow….

    Collection Concerns Follow These Billing Rules and Guidelines for Non-physician Practitioners

    Hiring non-physician practitioners (NPPs) is a great way to meet a growing patient base while still providing quality health care…..

    Edward J. Urban Foundation donates $100,000 to Baystate Mary Lane Hospital

    WARE – Baystate Mary Lane Hospital has received a $100,000 gift from the Edward J. Urban Foundation in celebration and….

    ‘Change Bandits’ Needed for Children’s Miracle Network Radiothon

    SPRINGFIELD — It’s not a crime to be a ‘Change Bandit,’ at least not when it’s for this year’s annual….

    Baystate Mary Lane Hospital Supports EMT Training

    WARE —It’s snowing heavily, and there’s no sign of it letting up anytime soon. A 50-year-old man who had spent….

    Mercy Outpatient Surgery Recognized for Patient Satisfaction

    SPRINGFIELD — Outpatient Surgery Services at Mercy Medical Center has been the site of quality improvements and extensive renovations in….

    Mercy Unveils New Technology for Cardiac Treatment

    SPRINGFIELD — In January, Mercy Medical Center introduced the use of the ResQPOD, a device that increases circulation and blood….

    Red Cross to Honor Local Heroes at Annual Breakfast

    SPRINGFIELD — The Pioneer Valley Chapter of the American Red Cross will host its seventh annual Hometown Heroes Breakfast on….

    HMC Launches Cancer Support Group

    HOLYOKE — The Holyoke Medical Center Oncology/Hematology Depart-ment, in partnership with The American Cancer Society, invites all cancer survivors, their….

    CDH Announces Collaboration with Mass General Hospital Cancer Center

    NORTHAMPTON — Cooley Dickinson Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center have entered into an agreement to collaborate on expanding….

    Red Cross Pioneer Encourages All to Learn CPR and AED

    Learning CPR and how to use an automated external defibrillator (AED) can possibly mean the difference between life and death….

    Pioneer Women’s Health Expanding to Whately Office

    WHATELY — Baystate Medical Practices – Pioneer Women’s Health (BMP-PWH), whose practitioners are all on staff at Baystate Franklin Medical….

    Cooley Dickinson Offers Free Cardiovascular Program

    NORTHAMPTON — Community members are invited to learn from cardiovascular specialists at an educational program that will be offered Thursday,….

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