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  1. Henry Ford Wyandotte Hospital: Ranked Top 5 Percent in U.S. for QualityRead the original story

    Friday | Sys-Con Media

    ... ur emergency care, a sleep lab and other services. Henry Ford Wyandotte Hospital is a member of the Henry Ford Health System. For more information visit henryfordwyandotte.com

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  2. Innovation Institute Announces Winners in Digital Health ChallengeRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 23 | PressReleasePoint

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEOct. 21, 2014 DETROIT- A system designed to record and encourage movement of hospital patients; a recovery tool for total hip replacement; and a monitoring system for night time low blood sugar were the three technologies named as winners in the Davidson Digital Health Challenge, organized by Henry Ford Innovation Institute. Thirty teams of employees from Henry Ford Health System and Health Alliance Plan participated in the challenge, submitting ideas for applications wearable sensor technology that could improve outcomes, lower costs and increase patient engagement across the continuum of care.

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  3. Portals, Skype, and wearables: What primary care should look likeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | VentureBeat

    ... team, preferably on the same online platform. Taking a huge step toward health care integration, Henry Ford Health System in Detroit is going as far as trying to connect retail clinics , which are generally unaffiliated with any health system, to ...

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  4. Automated tracking increases compliance of flu vaccination for health-care personnelRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... rate among health care workers by using a mandatory employee vaccination policy, according to a Henry Ford Health System study. For every 15 healthcare providers who receive the influenza vaccination, one fewer person in the community will contract ...

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  5. Henry Ford Innovation Institute Announces Winners in Digital Health ChallengeRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Business Wire

    A system designed to record and encourage movement of hospital patients; a recovery tool for total hip replacement; and a monitoring system for night time low blood sugar were the three technologies named as winners in the Davidson Digital Health Challenge, organized by Henry Ford Innovation Institute. Thirty teams of employees from Henry Ford Health System and Health Alliance Plan participated in the challenge, submitting ideas for applications wearable sensor technology that could improve outcomes, lower costs and increase patient engagement across the continuum of care.

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  6. Gilead Sciences, inc. Stock's Green Light Sparks OffensiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | The Motley Fool

    ... scrutiny, but the company appears to have plenty of cover justifying it. A study conducted by the Henry Ford Health System in 2011, for example, found that the costs for caring for hepatitis C patients run an average of $24,175 per year. If so, even ...

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  7. Body contouring after bariatric surgery helps obese patients keep weight offRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | Science Daily

    ... contouring procedures may maintain weight loss. The above story is based on materials provided by Henry Ford Health System . Note: Materials may be edited for content and length. Henry Ford Health System. "Body contouring after bariatric surgery ...

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  8. Local 4 Special from Kenya - 'Care & Hope: Proud Detroit Exports'Read the original story

    Wednesday Oct 8 | ClickOnDetroit

    ... take something personal away from these stories," said McGeorge. Dr. McGeorge followed a team from Henry Ford Health System, University of Michigan Health System, and Beaumont Health System to work with Kenya Relief .

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  9. Cone Health Named BOLD LeaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | PressReleasePoint

    ... are: Banner Health (Phoenix); Cleveland Clinic (Cleveland); Duke Regional Hospital, (Durham); Henry Ford Health System (Detroit); Mountain States Health Alliance (Johnson City, Tennessee); North Shore-LIJ Health System (Great Neck, New York); ...

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  10. Stroke-fighting drug offers potential treatment for traumatic brain injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Science Daily

    ... time window for optimal intranasal treatment. The above story is based on materials provided by Henry Ford Health System . Note: Materials may be edited for content and length. Yuling Meng, Michael Chopp, Yanlu Zhang, Zhongwu Liu, Aaron An, Asim ...

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  11. Walgreens Hosts Developer Contest to Generate Interest in Balance Rewards APIRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | ProgrammableWeb.com

    ... lead a happy and healthy life. Patient Engagement Award ($3,000) - As a supporter of the challenge, Henry Ford Health System will offer an award that is based on the potential to incentivize healthy patient behavior and engagement while increasing ...

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  12. New App Rx: Game Teaches Kids Healthy Eating, Physical ActivityRead the original story

    Monday Oct 6 | PressReleasePoint

    Oct. 6, 2014 DETROIT - It's not always easy for young kids to understand the importance of eating fruits and vegetables throughout the day, or why they should turn off the TV and instead go play. But a new app from Henry Ford Health System is hoping to change that by teaching kids through fun games and activities about making healthy food choices and being more active during the day.

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  13. Philips eCare Platform Gets FDA ApprovalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | Health Data Management

    ... r Health, a pioneer accountable care organization. Philips will be launching a similar program with Henry Ford Health System in Detroit.

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  14. Northwestern Medicine joins $20 million national uterine fibroid studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | EurekAlert!

    ... and Duke include: Mayo Clinic Collaborative Network; University of California Fibroid Network; Henry Ford Health System; University of Mississippi Medical Center; Brigham and Women's Hospital/Harvard Medical School; Inova Health Systems; University ...

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  15. Ford Mustang 50th anniversary edition brings in $170kRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | Autoblog

    ... with proceeds benefiting the Edith and Benson Ford Heart & Vascular Institute, a branch of the Henry Ford Health System. The pony car in question is based on the 2015 Ford Mustang GT and upgrades with a performance package and nearly every option on ...

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  16. Alameda Health System CEO moves on as debt crisis mountsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | Examiner.com

    AHS CFO David Cox's presentation to the Alameda County Board of Supervisors Health Committee on the mounting debt crisis. The CEO of Alameda Health System is stepping down, to become president of Henry Ford Health System in Detroit, Michigan, beginning December 15th.

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  17. As Schlichting Announces Retirement, Henry Ford Health System Names New PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | CBS Local

    As part of a two-year succession plan, Nancy Schlichting, CEO of Henry Ford Health System, announced Monday that she will retire in December 2016 and the appointment of a new president for the health system. Wright L. Lassiter, III - currently CEO at Alameda Health System in Oakland, California - will begin his new role as president of Henry Ford Health System on Dec. 15. "It is very important to me to have a smooth transition in leadership and that I continue to serve in my role for a period of time alongside the individual we identify as the next CEO to ensure that Henry Ford Health System is best positioned for future success," Schlichting said.

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  18. First 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Auctioned For $825,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Automobile Magazine

    ... version of the car with the serial badge "1964," with proceeds from his bid going to benefit the Henry Ford Health System. The 50 Years Limited Edition model is based on the 2015 Ford Mustang GT with its optional performance package, and adds retro ...

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  19. Schlichting to retire from Henry Ford Health SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Modern Healthcare

    Henry Ford Health System CEO Nancy Schlichting said Monday she will retire from her role at the Detroit-based organization in December 2016, and a new hospital executive from California will join as president.Wright Lassiter, CEO of Alameda Health System, a public health system in Oakland, Calif.,... For the best experience of ModernHealthcare.com on your iPad, switch to the new Modern Healthcare app - it's optimized for your device but there is no need to download.

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  20. UPDATED: Alameda Health System CEO to leave for new jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Business Journal

    Wright Lassiter III, CEO of the Alameda Health System, is heading to Michigan to take a senior job at one of the nation's best-known health systems. UPDATE: The Henry Ford Health System confirmed Monday morning that Wright Lassiter III is joining the Detroit-based system late this year and is slated to succeed CEO Nancy Schlichting in late 2016.

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