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  1. Humes, MarjorieRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | The Marion Star

    Marjorie K. Humes BROADVIEW HEIGHTS: Marjorie K. Humes, age 64 of Broadview Heights, formerly of Marion, passed away on Sunday, March 19, 2017 at MetroHealth System in Cleveland. Marjorie was born on December 22, 1952 in Marion, the daughter of the late Beldin James and Donna M. Corbin.

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  2. President Trump's new immigration order offers little solace to Cleveland's future doctorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 9 | Cleveland.com

    ... many soon-to-be medical residents learn where they are assigned for their training. The Cleveland Clinic, MetroHealth System and University Hospitals employ as much as 25 percent of its residents from foreign countries. Local doctors now worry they ...

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  3. OnBase by Hyland LogoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | PR Newswire

    /PRNewswire/ -- Hyland and The MetroHealth System collaborated to develop and deploy a robust clinical content strategy that consolidates existing picture archiving and communication system (PACS) and vendor neutral archive (VNA) content into the ...

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  4. LTC needs a game plan on immigrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | McKnightsonline.com

    ... you will find a very substantial number of people from the Middle East," J.B. Silvers, a trustee of The MetroHealth System and a professor of healthcare finance at Case Western Reserve University, told Stat News, which is produced by Boston Globe ...

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  5. Case Western Reserve Appoints Bernard Boulanger, MD, as Senior...Read the original story

    Feb 2, 2017 | Newswise

    Case Western Reserve School of Medicine has appointed Bernard Boulanger, MD, MBA, as senior associate dean for The MetroHealth System. In his new role, effective March 1, Dr. Boulanger will oversee the planning, assessment, and implementation of the school's teaching and research programs at the health system.

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  6. MetroHealth to open new Opioid Safety Office in JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | Cleveland.com

    The MetroHealth System will open an Opioid Safety Office in July which it says will help identify patients at risk of abusing the highly-addictive drugs and doctors who may need education on prescribing. The office will also use data to "identify patients who may be at risk of opioid abuse" and use prescribing patterns to "educate providers on policy and best practices for safe opioid use."

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  7. Don't sacrifice Ohio's health care gains through haphazard Obamacare repeal - James Misak: Speaking about health careRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | Cleveland.com

    ... it's important, but I can't afford to have that procedure done." I am a Cleveland family physician in the MetroHealth System. For over 20 years, not a day went by without hearing these concerns from my uninsured patients. I never had a good answer. ...

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  8. Brecksville will ask voters to allow offices, labs at Ohio 82 and I-77Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | Cleveland.com

    ... office buildings or something from the medical field," Hruby said. Both University Hospitals and The MetroHealth System recently opened emergency rooms at 82-77. Owners of the 13 acres want to sell their land to a business developer. Their ...

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  9. MetroHealth System buys Ohio City site proposed for McDonald'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | The Plain Dealer

    The MetroHealth System has purchased property on Lorain Avenue in Ohio City that had been the site of a proposed McDonald's restaurant. According to county property records, the parcel was purchased for $1.175 million on Dec. 6 by FRE Holdings II LLC. That company was registered with the state on Sept.

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  10. MetroHealth announces Brecksville development agreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | WVIZ-TV Cleveland

    MetroHealth System announced plans today to build an outpatient center on 21 acres off I-77 in the cities of Brecksville and Broadview Heights. The building is expected to open within two years, says MetroHealth Chief Executive Dr. Akram Boutros.

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  11. The Greater Cleveland Food Bank and MetroHealth System feed seniors - Cheer of the Day: editorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2016 | Cleveland.com

    ... kudos in a recent report by the U.S. Conference of Mayors. In addition, the food bank is teaming up with MetroHealth System next year to pilot an on-site food pantry where low-income patients can regularly pick up nutritious food at a MetroHealth ...

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  12. Food Bank, MetroHealth tackle food insecurity among seniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | Cleveland.com

    Rising food insecurity among Greater Cleveland's senior citizens prompts Food Bank, MetroHealth partnership: Kristin Warzocha and Akram Boutros In this file photo, representatives of Mercy Seat and Messiah International Ministries shop for perishable items at the Marketplace section of the Cleveland Foodbank. Today, the chief executives of the Food Bank and MetroHealth System write about their partnership to address food insecurity among senior citizens.

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  13. How Cuyahoga County can afford to give millions to the Q, plus 9 other prioritiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | Cleveland.com

    ... $500,000 in 2016 and $1 million in 2017 for programs that keep babies alive past their first birthday The MetroHealth System last year accepted a $7.6 million budget cut from the county in exchange for support of up to $1 billion for campus ...

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  14. MetroHealth main campus transformation plan is skimpy on design detailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2016 | The Plain Dealer

    MetroHealth System's aging and badly outmoded main campus, located just off I-71 south of downtown on the highly visible MetroHealth curve, is about to undergo radical surgery. On Tuesday, the county health system announced that by the end of the first quarter of 2017, it plans to borrow up to $1.25 billion to finance an $855 million transformation of the 52-acre campus that will unfold between now and 2023.

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  15. MetroHealth System To Borrow $1.25B For New HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | TheCourier.com

    MetroHealth System officials have announced plans for the Ohio health care cooperative to borrow $1.25 billion for the construction of a new hospital on its main campus in Cleveland.

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  16. MetroHealth Ready to Move Forward on Expansion of Near West Side CampusRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | WVIZ-TV Cleveland

    County-owned hospital, MetroHealth System, is ready to move forward with plans for several new buildings on the campus along West 25th Street, with or without additional support from Cuyahoga County taxpayers. Near historic low interest rates make this the right time to issue bonds to finance the $855 million project to tear down the iconic deteriorating MetroHealth twin towers and rebuild a new campus on Cleveland's near West side, MetroHealth president and chief executive, Dr. Akram Boutros said in a meeting at ideastream.

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  17. MetroHealth plans to borrow $1.25 billion to build new hospital, transform campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | The Plain Dealer

    MetroHealth System plans to borrow $1.25 billion to build a new hospital, transforming its main campus on West 25th Street. In 2022, the health system -- which has opened 38 new facilities in the last three years, with the goal of regularly serving patients throughout Cuyahoga County -- will move patients out of its iconic round towers and into the new building, which will be connected to the recently opened Critical Care Pavilion.

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  18. The MetroHealth System Selects PMMC to Provide Online Patient EstimatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | PRWeb

    PMMC, a leading revenue cycle management company, launched online patient estimates for The MetroHealth System to provide its patients with next-level price transparency. PMMC , a leading revenue cycle management company, launched online patient estimates for The MetroHealth System to provide its patients with next-level price transparency.

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  19. MetroHealth Ready to Issue Bonds to Expand Near West Side CampusRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2016 | WVIZ-TV Cleveland

    County-owned hospital, MetroHealth System, is ready to move forward with plans for several new buildings on the campus along West 25th Stree, with or without additional support from Cuyahoga County taxpayers. Near historic low interest rates make this the right time to issue bonds to finance the $855 million project to tear down the iconic deteriorating MetroHealth twin towers and rebuild a new campus on Cleveland's near West side, MetroHealth president and chief executive, Dr. Akram Boutros said.

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  20. Hypertension and prehypertension underdiagnosed and undertreated in US childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2016 | Medical News Today

    ... and biostatistics at Case Western Reserve University and chief medical informatics Officer of The MetroHealth System. He is also the co-chair of the American Academy of Pediatrics task force that is rewriting the pediatric blood pressure guidelines. ...

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