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  1. More harm than help? 5 medical tests you probably don't needRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 13 | MSN Healthy Living

    ... be doing," said Dr. Lenny Feldman, an associate professor of medicine and pediatrics at the Johns Hopkins Health System and co-director of Hopkins High Value Care Committee. A recent survey showed that in the last five years one in eight ...

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  2. Karen Davis Tapped as Chief Nursing ExecutiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2018 | University of Rochester

    Karen K. Davis, PhD, MSN, RN, NEA-BC , a nursing leader with 30 years of experience at Johns Hopkins Health System, has been selected as Associate Vice President and Chief Nursing Executive with nursing oversight responsibilities for Strong Memorial Hospital, Highland Hospital, and affiliated UR Medicine hospitals. For each hospital, Davis will work with the respective nursing leaders and CEOs to establish consistent and outstanding nursing practice, announced Steven I. Goldstein , President and CEO of Strong Memorial and Highland hospitals.

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  3. Announcing The Sun Hall of Fame Class of 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2018 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... philanthropic causes. It would be difficult to overstate Dr. Ronald Peterson's impact on the Johns Hopkins Health System, from which he retired as president at the end of 2017. He transformed the old Baltimore City Hospital into the Johns Hopkins ...

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  4. Mandatory flu vaccines for healthcare workers reduce absenteeismRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2018 | Science Daily

    ... that mandated influenza vaccination for their employees (Denver Health Medical Center and Johns Hopkins Health System in addition to Children's Colorado) and at four Veterans Administration (VA) facilities that encouraged but did not mandate ...

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  5. Study finds mandatory flu vaccines for healthcare workers reduce absenteeismRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... that mandated influenza vaccination for their employees (Denver Health Medical Center and Johns Hopkins Health System in addition to Children's Colorado) and at four Veterans Administration (VA) facilities that encouraged but did not mandate ...

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  6. Robyn Dubick, Todd Edwards, Marcus Wiles and Kathryn Franke | CRGA DesignRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2018 | Daily Record

    ... 12 years. Her work can be seen on projects including the Greater Baltimore Medical Center and Johns Hopkins Health System. She holds a Bachelor of Science in interior design from Virginia Tech University. Edwards will provide CRGA with architecture ...

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  7. Johns Hopkins' latest financials show D.C. hospital is a real money makerRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2018 | Business Journal

    ... published Wednesday, one need look no farther than the latest six-month financial report from Johns Hopkins Health System and one of its own non-Maryland hospitals - Washington, D.C.'s Sibley Memorial Hospital - to see just how big of a ...

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  8. Johns Hopkins' latest financials show Sibley Memorial Hospital is a real money makerRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2018 | Business Journal

    ... published Wednesday, one need look no farther than the latest six-month financial report from Johns Hopkins Health System and one of its own non-Maryland hospitals - D.C.'s Sibley Memorial Hospital - to see just how big of a difference the ...

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  9. Out with the old: The new faces leading Duke's next chapterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2018 | The Chronicle

    ... Sowers, M.S.N. '89, departed Duke for Johns Hopkins, where he will serve as president of the Johns Hopkins Health System. Sowers worked his way up through Duke Hospital, joining the hospital as a staff nurse in 1985 before rising to chief operating ...

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  10. This Flu Season Is The Worst Possible Time For A Government ShutdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2018 | Yahoo!

    ... and more help people like Dr. Lisa Maragakis, the senior director of Infection Prevention at the Johns Hopkins Health System, prepare supplies and staffing for the incoming wave of patients, she explained. "Having those numbers really informs us ...

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  11. Gov. Hogan appoints Robert Neall as health secretary, makes Schrader chief operating officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2017 | The Maryland Gazette

    ... was chief executive of a Medicaid managed-care company and held several high-ranking jobs in the Johns Hopkins Health System. Neall eventually returned to his Republican roots, rejoining the party in 2014. He enjoys respect among lawmakers in both ...

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  12. MoreRead the original story

    Dec 21, 2017 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    ... also served as the CEO of a Medicaid managed care company and has held various positions in the Johns Hopkins Health System, including director of finance, director of marketing, vice president for development and external affairs and vice president ...

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  13. Hogan names new health secretary: Robert NeallRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2017 | Seattle Times

    ... also served as the CEO of a Medicaid managed care company and has held various positions in the Johns Hopkins Health System, including director of finance, director of marketing, vice president for development and external affairs and vice president ...

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  14. Top patient safety expert, innovator of checklists, departs Johns HopkinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2017 | The Baltimore Sun

    Dr. Peter Pronovost, one of the nation's top patient safety experts and advocates, is leaving Johns Hopkins Health System for a job at insurance giant UnitedHealthcare , he announced Thursday on Twitter. "A great opportunity to help improve care for millions," tweeted Pronovost, currently Hopkins' senior vice president for patient safety and quality and director of the Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety and Quality.

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  15. Johns Hopkins favored out-of-state patients over locals to increase revenue, lawsuit claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2017 | The Baltimore Sun

    A former supervisor in the patient appointments department at the Johns Hopkins Health System Corp. has accused the medical system in a lawsuit of prioritizing out-of-state patients over Maryland residents to boost revenue. Anthony C. Campos said in the lawsuit filed Wednesday in U.S. District Court that his department was directed with the task of "filling the plane" with patients from outside Maryland.

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  16. Kevin Sowers, president of Duke University HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2017 | HeraldSun.com

    Kevin Sowers, who started his health care career at Duke University Medical Center as an oncology nurse 32 years ago and rose to president of Duke University Hospital, has been named president of the $8 billion Johns Hopkins Health System in Baltimore. Sowers, 56, was selected by Johns Hopkins trustees on Friday and will assume his new position on Feb. 1 as president of the Johns Hopkins Health System and as executive vice president of Johns Hopkins Medicine.

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  17. Sowers named new president of Johns Hopkins Health SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2017 | Daily Record

    Johns Hopkins Medicine named Kevin Sowers the new president of the Johns Hopkins Health System and executive vice president of Johns Hopkins Medicine, the medical system announced Monday. Sowers spent the last eight years as president and CEO of Duke University Hospital and will officially join Hopkins Feb. 1. "Kevin is a visionary leader with a deep ... Complete access to news articles on this website is available to Daily Record subscribers who are logged in.

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  18. Hopkins taps Duke executive to head medical systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2017 | The Baltimore Sun

    Kevin W. Sowers, a career executive with the Duke University Health System, has been tapped as the new president of the Johns Hopkins Health System and executive vice president of Johns Hopkins Medicine. Sowers will take the position at the $8 billion academic medical center and health system after 32 years with the Duke University Health System.

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  19. Just in: Duke University Hospital President Kevin Sowers to step downRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2017 | The Chronicle

    Duke University Hospital President Kevin Sowers, M.S.N. '89, is leaving Duke to become president of the Johns Hopkins Health System. In an email to the Duke Health community Monday, A. Eugene Washington, chancellor for health affairs and president and CEO of Duke University Health System, announced with "mixed emotions" that Sowers would assume the new position Feb. 1, 2018.

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  20. Blueprint to Reduce Wasteful Blood TransfusionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2017 | Health News Digest

    ... reported the results of a four-year project to implement a blood management program across the Johns Hopkins Health System, reducing blood use by 20 percent and saving more than $2 million on costs over a year. "As members of the High Value Practice ...

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