Baxter Announces US FDA Clearance of New Spectrum IQ Infusion System
May 14, 2018
Baxter Announces U.S. FDA Clearance of New Spectrum IQ Infusion System. The product includes a partnership with First Databank (FDB) to integrate FDB Infusion Knowledge™, which include evidence-based infusion medication dose limits within Dose IQ Safety Software.
Call for Submissions Open for the 2019 Hearst Health Prize in Partnership with the Jefferson College of Population Health
May 02, 2018
May 2, 2018 - Hearst Health and the Jefferson College of Population Health of Thomas Jefferson University, today announced the call for submissions is open for the 2019 Hearst Health Prize, the annual $100,000 award given in recognition of an organization’s or individual’s outstanding achievement in managing or improving health.
Massachusetts Housing and Shelter Alliance Awarded $100,000 Hearst Health Prize for 2018
March 20, 2018
March 20, 2018 - Massachusetts Housing and Shelter Alliance Awarded $100,000 Hearst Health Prize for 2018. Award presented during the 18th Annual Population Health Colloquium at the Jefferson College of Population Health.
FDB Releases Opioid Risk Management Drug Knowledge to Reduce the Risk of Opioid-Related Overdose and Addiction Potential
March 15, 2018
March 15, 2018 - FDB announces the release of the Opioid Risk Management Drug Knowledge that reduce the risk of opioid-related overdose and addiction potential. This cloud-based module enables safe opioid prescribing, dispensing and oversight and calculates morphine milligram equivalents. DrFirst is the first customer to deploy drug knowledge to support the Nebraska Health Information Initiative.
Dr. Charles Tuchinda Named Hearst Health Executive Vice President
March 14, 2018
March 14, 2018 - Dr. Charles Tuchinda is named Executive Vice President of Hearst Health. Tuchinda continues as FDB President.