Posted on October 14th, 2011 No comments
In October, the city of Cincinnati celebrates the one-year anniversary of the launch of its enhanced recycling program and the implementation of the Recyclebank rewards program. The city of Cincinnati can now boast a 49 percent increase in the tonnage of recyclables collected in the past six months compared with the same period in 2010, according to a press release issued by Recyclebank. Recycling diversion increased to 17 percent, which exceeds the 2011 benchmark of 15 percent established by a city council motion in May 2008.
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Recyclebank, Cincinnati Celebrate One Year Anniversary
Posted on February 24th, 2011 No comments
America's physicians are resisting the adoption of electronic health records in spite of substantial federal financial incentives to do so. But they won't be able to resist for long, said Susan Dentzer, editor-in-chief of Health Affairs and a speaker at HIMSS11.
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Docs slow to embrace EHRs, but will in time
Posted on September 10th, 2009 No comments
The public focus on health care is arguably at an all-time high, with millions, if not billions, of dollars earmarked for the adoption of electronic health records and with federal agencies such as the Federal Trade Commission signaling a keen interest in penalizing organizations that fail to protect patient health information.
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Health care security, HIPAA compliance on deck for CIOs in Obama era