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‘Revolving door’ between HHS and industry could influence regulation, study says

Healthcare Dive

Thirty-two percent of people appointed to positions at the HHS between 2004 and 2020 exited to the private sector, raising concerns about objectivity, according to new research.

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Lawmakers to reintroduce federal nurse staffing ratio bill

Healthcare Dive

The bill mirrors California’s nurse staffing law which took effect in 2004 and outlines exactly how many patients a nurse in specific hospital units can care for at one time.

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ONC @ 20: Celebrating the People

HealthIT Answers

ONC joined the health IT revolution when it was established by Executive Order on April 27, 2004. By Lisa Lewis Person - ONC is more than an organization; it is a movement with a clear vision for all Americans to have better health enabled by data. Let’s celebrate 20 years of progress in transforming American health care delivery!

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Healthcare & Life Sciences Private Equity Deal Tracker: Linden Acquires Alcresta Therapeutics

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Founded in 2004, the firm pursues acquisition opportunities across the healthcare industry, including services, products and distribution companies, and prefers to make more substantial investments from a dollars perspective. Alcresta , founded in 2011 and based in Newton, Mass.,

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Healthcare & Life Sciences Private Equity Deal Tracker: Linden to Sell Specialty Networks to Cardinal Health for $1.2 Billion

McGuire Wood

Founded in 2004, the firm pursues acquisition opportunities across the healthcare industry, including services, products and distribution companies, and prefers to make more substantial investments from a dollars perspective. Linden , based in Chicago, is a private equity firm focused exclusively on the healthcare industry.

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Healthcare Design Trends Focus on Patient Experience

Medical Gas Compliance

The role of the physical environment in the hospital of the 21st century: a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. Report to The Center for Health Design, for the designing of the 21st-century hospital project. Accessed at [link] ]

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Healthcare & Life Sciences Private Equity Deal Tracker: InTandem Invests in OrthoNebraska

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Founded in 2004, the organization has locations in Nebraska, Iowa and Missouri that provide surgical and non-surgical intervention, supported by a range of sub-specialized providers. InTandem Capital Partners has announced it has completed an investment in OrthoNebraska. OrthoNebraska , based in Omaha, Neb.,

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