Tag: CARE
Huntington Ingalls Industries Selected To Perform Overhaul Work On USS Ramage (DDG 61)

PHOTO RELEASE–Huntington Ingalls Industries Selected To Perform Overhaul Work On USS Ramage (DDG 61)

PASCAGOULA, Miss., Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division has been awarded a $14 million base contract to perform an extended selected restricted availability on the Arleigh Burke-class (DDG 51) destroyer USS Ramage (DDG 61). With all options exercised, the total contract value would be $21.4 million. USS Ramage…

Extreme Weather Heightens Need for Proper Pool Care

DOYLESTOWN, Pa., Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- When it comes to preparing for extreme weather, homeowners must take special care to protect one of their most valuable assets. Outdoor pools, home spas and the furnishings that go with them are important investments in the overall value of a property, but without diligent care they…

Inc. Magazine Names PTS Diagnostics to its 2016 List of the 5,000 Fastest Growing Private Companies

INDIANAPOLIS, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- PTS Diagnostics, the US-based manufacturer of point-of-care biometric testing devices distributed across the globe, has been selected for an impressive sixth time to the prestigious Inc. 5000 list. For the 2016 Inc. 5000 list, PTS Diagnostics placed as the 3,772nd fastest growing private company in America based on…
PetLife Pharmaceuticals Continues Execution of its Vitalzul TM Business Plan with start of Proof of Concept studies; Provides Updates

SR Scales Selected by Life Care Centers of America as Preferred Provider of Portable Wheelchair Scales

TONAWANDA, N.Y., Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SR Instruments, a leading manufacturer of purpose-built scales for hospitals, medical facilities, and long term centers, today announced that its flagship product line, SR Scales, has been selected as the preferred provider of portable wheelchair scales for all Life Care Centers of America institutions. With over 200…

Iris Plans Receives Venture Backing From Bay Area’s Better Ventures

AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Iris Plans, a tech-enabled Advance Care Planning (ACP) service for people facing serious medical conditions, announced today that Better Ventures has joined the company’s seed financing round. Iris Plans has now raised its original target of $750,000 for this round and will likely increase the size of…

INC Research and CISCRP Announce Finalists for “Inspiring Hope” Ideathon

RALEIGH, N.C., Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- INC Research Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq:INCR), a leading, global Phase I to IV contract research organization, together with the Center for Information and Study on Clinical Research Participation (CISCRP), a non-profit organization dedicated to engaging the public and patients as partners in the clinical research process, today announced…

Armour “Great Moms” Campaign Celebrates Raleigh Police Officer

LISLE, Ill., Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Armour, the makers of great and convenient products including frozen meatballs, pepperoni and portable meal kits honored an unsung hero today.  Armour hosted a special surprise at the Junior League office in Raleigh, N.C. to honor Lea Martin as part of their campaign to recognize “Great Moms”…

Eckrich and Operation Homefront Honor a Two-Time Purple Heart Recipient On Day of Remembrance at Randy Houser Concert

LISLE, Ill., Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Eckrich, the makers of naturally hardwood smoked sausage and savory deli meats, partnered with the San Diego Naval Base Military Commissary and Operation Homefront, a national nonprofit whose mission is to build strong, stable, and secure military families, to honor a California military family on Sunday. A…

Victoria County Teams with QuotEnergy Advisors to Secure Six-Figure Energy Savings through 2023

VICTORIA, Texas, Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- QuotEnergy Advisors, a leading energy procurement firm and approved provider in the TIPS/TAPS purchasing program, today announced it has helped Victoria County successfully procure 40 million kWh of electricity to power its facilities. The resulting 4-year energy contract will begin in 2019, securing nearly $400,000 in savings…

BioXcel’s BXCL101, Receives Orphan Drug Designation from the U.S. FDA for the Treatment of Patients with Neurofibromatosis Type 2 (NF2)

BRANFORD, Conn., Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BioXcel, a privately held biopharmaceutical company based in Connecticut, today announced that the U. S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Orphan Drug Designation to BXCL101 for the treatment of Neurofibromatosis Type 2 (NF2), an orphan disease with significant unmet medical need.  BXCL101 is the first…

Pentaho Announces 2016 Excellence Award Winners

SAN FRANCISCO and ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pentaho, a Hitachi Group Company, today announced the 2016 Excellence Award winners. The awards recognize the Pentaho customers responsible for the year’s most innovative and impactful implementations of Pentaho technology. Pentaho customers from around the world submitted their nominations in one of six categories,…

EyeGate Awarded $448,185 for second year of funding of Phase II SBIR Grant from U.S. Department of Defense

WALTHAM, Mass., Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- EyeGate Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:EYEG) (“EyeGate” or the “Company”), a specialty pharmaceutical company that focuses on developing and commercializing products for treating diseases and disorders of the eye, today announced that Jade Therapeutics, Inc. (“Jade”), a wholly owned subsidiary of EyeGate, has received the second year of funding…

Wise Health System selects Allscripts to improve patient care and population health

CHICAGO, Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Wise Health System has selected Allscripts (NASDAQ:MDRX) Sunrise™ and CareInMotion™ as it strengthens its focus on population health and transitions to a new model of integrated care.   Wise Health System, located in Texas, provides inpatient and outpatient services to 79 service locations in eight counties, including hospitals,…

Organovo and Collaborators Publish Data in Toxicological Sciences Demonstrating Power of 3D Bioprinted Human Liver Tissues in Modeling Drug-Induced Liver Injury Leading to Fibrosis

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Organovo Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:ONVO) (“Organovo”), a three-dimensional biology company focused on delivering scientific and medical breakthroughs using its 3D bioprinting technology, today announced a publication in the scientific journal, Toxicological Sciences, which demonstrates the power of Organovo’s ExViveTM Human Liver Tissue to effectively model drug-induced liver injury…

WellStar Health System expands Best Upon Request concierge service to six additional hospitals

MARIETTA, GA., Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- It has been a big year for WellStar Health System. The organization has partnered with West Georgia Medical Center of LaGrange, Georgia, in addition to acquiring five Tenet Healthcare Corporation hospitals. Joining them in this expansion is Cincinnati-based Best Upon Request Corporate, Inc. (BEST). BEST, an on-site…

Molecular Diagnostics Market To Reach $17.9 Billion By 2024: Grand View Research, Inc.

San Francisco, Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Global molecular diagnostics market is expected to reach over USD 17.9 billion by 2024, based on a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. Increasing prevalence of infectious diseases including human papillomavirus and influenza is expected to be the primary driving force for the growth of the molecular…

North America Fragrance Wax Melts Market Worth $2.90 Billion By 2024: Grand View Research, Inc.

San Francisco,, Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- North America fragrance wax melts market is expected to reach USD 2.90 billion by 2024, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. Increasing demand for home fragrance products coupled with rising significance of aromatherapy will augment product consumption over the forecast period. The absence of…

NanoString Technologies Appoints Kirk Malloy, Ph.D. to Board of Directors

SEATTLE, Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- NanoString Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:NSTG), a provider of life science tools for translational research and molecular diagnostic products, today announced the appointment of Kirk Malloy, Ph.D. to the company’s Board of Directors, effective September 12, 2016.  The Board now consists of seven members.  Dr. Malloy is a senior healthcare…