Items Tagged ‘Las Vegas’

February 22, 2012

Mayo Clinic and Southeast Minnesota Beacon Community Collaborators will Showcase Work at Conference


Medical records are an invaluable tool in treating patients. When a caregiver has ample information regarding a person’s medical history, treatments are more effective and efficient. Unfortunately, few people have complete medical records — due, in large part, to a lack of any universal repository tools for keeping those records. Mayo Clinic, along with its […]

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Tags: 12th annual Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society Conference & Exhibition, HiMSS, Las Vegas, medical records, Southeast Minnesota Beacon Community

February 15, 2012

Twitter Co-Founder Biz Stone to Keynote HIMSS


This week is the last lap before HiMSS12 – or the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society’s Annual Conference & Exhibition in Las Vegas. I missed last year (Orlando), but I was in Atlanta for 2010 – and I’ve been to a few of these through the years.…One of the first institutions to actively embrace, foster […]

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Tags: Atlanta, Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society's Annual Conference & Exhibition, HiMSS12, Las Vegas, Lee Aase, Mayo Clinic Center for Social Media, Orlando, Social Media University Global, twitter

February 14, 2012

Lou Ruvo Center’s world-class services are for locals, too


When the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health opened to patients in July 2009, one of its primary objectives was to provide a place for Las Vegas residents suffering from Alzheimer’s disease and other neurodegenerative diseases to obtain treatment locally… Venetian cage cashier Dean Bengert, 51, was diagnosed with Parkinson’s four years ago. […]

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Tags: alzheimer's disease, Cleaveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health, Dean Bengert, Las Vegas, neurodegenerative diseases, parkinson's disease

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