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  1. New analysis reveals ways to reduce patient's risk of postoperative pneumonia after cardiac surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Medical News

    ... ive pneumonia," says study co-author Gaetano Paone, M.D., M.H.S.A., a cardiac surgeon at the Henry Ford Health System. It may be in a patient's best interest to delay surgery, if possible, to investigate an elevated white cell count, the authors say.

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  2. Hospital data helps predict risk of pneumonia after heart surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... help patients recover from one of the country's most common cardiac procedures." Study co-author Henry Ford Health System cardio-thoracic surgeon Gaetano Paone, M.D., right, treats a patient at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit. Credit: Henry Ford ...

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  3. To Fight Pneumonia Risk After Cardiac Surgery, Data Could Be the WeaponRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Newswise

    ... one of the country's most common cardiac procedures." Co-authors include cardiac surgeons at the Henry Ford Health System, Henry Ford Macomb Hospital and Bronson Methodist Hospital. Study co-author Henry Ford Health System cardio-thoracic surgeon ...

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  4. Faster Recovery from Cardiac SurgeryRead the original story

    Monday | Health News Digest

    ... pneumonia," says study co-author Gaetano Paone, M.D., M.H.S.A. , a cardiac surgeon at the Henry Ford Health System. It may be in a patient's best interest to delay surgery, if possible, to investigate an elevated white cell count, the authors say. ...

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  5. Hand Hygiene ComplianceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Advance

    ... bacterial contamination into a booklet. "They gross you out," Chami said of the images in a June 9 Henry Ford Health System press release. "They really magnify what people can't see."1 Between July and September 2015, Gregory and Chami visited each ...

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  6. A New Method to Boost Hand Hygiene ComplianceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Advance

    ... bacterial contamination into a booklet. "They gross you out," Chami said of the images in a June 9 Henry Ford Health System press release. "They really magnify what people can't see."1 Between July and September 2015, Gregory and Chami visited each ...

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  7. Nurses WantedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | WXYZ

    Henry Ford Health System, one of the largest and most comprehensive integrated U.S. health care systems, will host three open house events for nurses. Henry Ford nursing leaders and human resources will be available to answer questions and onsite interviews may be conducted.

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  8. Healthcare leadership institute grad now intern at health system in DetriotRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Lee's Summit Journal

    Evan Bailey thinks the world of Detroit. He's even optimistic about that city's future. The Lee's Summit native is currently an intern at Henry Ford Health System in Detroit. He Click to Continue >>

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  9. Military update: Commission wants more veterans to gain access to private docsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | The Gazette

    ... interview, commission chairwoman Nancy Schlichting, chief executive officer of the Detroit-based Henry Ford Health System, acknowledged the depth of concern among veteran groups for this critical element of the report, shaped largely by health ...

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  10. Commission on Care report reignites VA 'choice' debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | The Daily Republic

    ... interview, commission chairwoman Nancy M. Schlichting, chief executive officer of the Detroit-based Henry Ford Health System, acknowledged the depth of concern among veteran groups for this critical element of the report, shaped largely by health ...

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  11. Commission on Care report reignites VA 'choice' debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Stars and Stripes

    ... interview, commission chairwoman Nancy M. Schlichting, chief executive officer of the Detroit-based Henry Ford Health System, acknowledged the depth of concern among veteran groups for this critical element of the report, shaped largely by health ...

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  12. Panel: VA should sharply expand private health care for vetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | The Daily Republic

    ... the care they need and deserve, both now and in the future," said Nancy Schlichting, CEO of the Henry Ford Health System and chairwoman of the Commission on Care. Chief among the panel's recommendations is a plan to replace the 2-year-old "Choice ...

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  13. View Press ReleaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Business Wire

    ... in Buffalo, Houston Methodist, Swedish Medical Center in Seattle, the University of Michigan, and Henry Ford Health System in Detroit. Synaptive had its first international installation at The Aga Khan University Hospital in Pakistan earlier this ...

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  14. Henry Ford Health System, Syapse Partner to Launch Cancer Precision Medicine ProgramRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 30 | Newswise

    Henry Ford Health System, one of the nation's leading comprehensive and integrated health systems, and Syapse, the leading precision medicine software company, are announcing today the launch of an oncology precision medicine program to revolutionize cancer care in the greater Midwest. With the goal of increasing access to the best care for all patients, the Henry Ford-Syapse partnership will bring world class, targeted cancer treatments to this national destination referral center in Michigan and will continue to offer a bright beacon of hope to underserved populations in Detroit.

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  15. Henry Ford Selected to Participate in New National Medicare Cancer Care InitiativeRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 30 | Newswise

    Henry Ford Medical Group and Health Alliance Plan , part of Henry Ford Health System, are among a select group of practices and payors nationwide to be selected to participate in a new Medicare initiative called the Oncology Care Model . This new program aims to provide patients with higher quality and more highly coordinated cancer chemotherapy care.

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  16. 3 to-do's for launching a campus incubatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | University Business

    Talent, technologies and capital converge at TechTown Detroit, an incubator formed by Wayne State University in partnership with General Motors and the Henry Ford Health System. Since 2004 TechTown has been housed in a 1920s-era building contributed by GM.

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  17. Rubin: Double-checking Gordie Howe's stroke treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Detroit News

    ... "There's potential for real harm," says Michael Chopp, director of the Neuroscience Institute for Henry Ford Health System. "What can cure you can also kill you." No one explained that to Bill Van Horn, who says he felt a bit guilty last year that ...

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  18. Scottsdale Institute CIO Summit Highlights the IT Challenges in...Read the original story

    Jun 21, 2016 | Freshnews

    ... by Ralph Wakerly of C-Suite Resources. The CIOs in attendance included: -- Mary Alice Annecharico - Henry Ford Health System -- Mark Barner - Ascension -- David Bensema, M.D. - Baptist Health Kentucky -- George Conklin - CHRISTUS Health -- David ...

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  19. Henry Ford Hospital Stroke Care Program Earns Elite StatusRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    ... review of 200 care standards. The new designation means any stroke patient across the entire Henry Ford Health System has access to the most advanced technology, specialized treatment available day or night, 365 days a year, and a uniquely educated ...

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  20. Gov. Rick Snyder makes reappointment to the Board of Athletic TrainersRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2016 | State of Michigan

    ... look forward to her future contributions," Snyder said. Eyers is manager of athletic training at Henry Ford Health System. She previously served as supervisor and coordinator of athletic training and coordinator of performance enhancement programs ...

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