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First evidence for American nurses credentialing center Pathway to Excellence program In a new study, researchers at the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing's Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Research, and the Rutgers University School of Nursing examined the factors influencing the likelihood of missed nursing care in the ho
EurekAlert! | Jul 24, 2017 04:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
California U of Pa. says no lay-offs No news is good news for professors at California University of Pennsylvania at least this week. Citing $7 million in savings by cutting cost ...
PittsburghLive.com | Jul 21, 2017 9:01 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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Colon cancer screenings boosted by monetary incentive Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania have found that offering a $100 incentive increased the rate of patients getting colorectal cancer screenings.
United Press International | Jul 21, 2017 4:54 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Cal U faculty no longer faces layoffs Faculty at California University of Pennsylvania will not face layoffs in the next academic year, school officials told the faculty union Friday.
HeraldStandard.com | Jul 21, 2017 4:30 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Uniontown, Pennsylvania
Offer of $100 boosts rates of colon cancer screenings Offering $100 to patients eligible for a preventive colonoscopy screening more than doubled the rate of screening when compared to a simple emailed request, according to new research from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania.
EurekAlert! | Jul 21, 2017 04:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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High School Students Learn About Veterinary Medicine At UPenn Summer Camp High school students from around the world interested in pursuing a career in health and science are participating in summer camps this week at the University of Pennsylvania.
cbs3.com | Jul 20, 2017 7:45 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Obituaries MARK L. BELAFSKY, MD, age 78, of Davis, CA, passed away on July 8, 2017. He was born in Woodbridge, NJ and resided in Cherry Hill until 2007. He was a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania and the Chicago Medical School. He was a surgeon in the US Ar
Jewish Community Voice | Jul 19, 2017 2:57 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Cherry Hill, New Jersey
New combination of anti-obesity drugs may have beneficial effects Research conducted in the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania has revealed that a unique combination of hormone-based drugs can produce enhanced weight loss in laboratory tests with obese animals. The research is to be presented
EurekAlert! | Jul 18, 2017 04:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Diabetes causes shift in oral microbiome that fosters periodontitis, Penn study finds A new study led by University of Pennsylvania researchers has found that the oral microbiome is affected by diabetes, causing a shift to increase its pathogenicity.
Medical News Today | Jul 17, 2017 07:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Tuition-free California University program helps seniors get ahead Karla DeJesus couldnt believe her ears when a friend told her about the free college tuition program at California University of Pennsylvania. DeJesus, 60, had ...
PittsburghLive.com | Jul 17, 2017 04:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania