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Battelle Elects Wayne Frederick to Board of Directors; Lou Von Thaer Quoted

Dr. Wayne Frederick board member Battelle

Battelle has elected Howard University President and the Charles R. Drew Professor of Surgery Dr. Wayne Frederick to the company’s board of directors. “Wayne’s strong background in healthcare and medical education aligns so well with Battelle’s mission and strategic priorities,” said Lou Von Thaer, president and CEO of Battelle and 2021 Wash100 Award recipient.

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Battelle, Halyard Health to Work on Conformal Cover for Severly Injured Limbs

The Office of Naval Research has awarded Battelle and Halyard Health with a $14.4 million four-year contract to create a conformal cover to help lessen damage and tissue loss on traumatic injuries. Battelle’s Protective Oxygenating Wrap for Enhanced Recovery is a portable device designed to suppress microbe proliferation and deliver oxygen to maintain tissue health and …

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Yasmine Winkler: UnitedHealthcare Helps Consumers Pay Medical Bills Through Online Service

A UnitedHealthcare electronic bill-payment service has processed more than $20 million in medical payments to more than 20,000 providers to date. UHC’s myClaims Manager platform is built with an InstaMed technology to help plan participants across the U.S. manage their medical claims and help member organizations receive healthcare-related payments, United …

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ITSolutions to Help Manage Defense Dept Health Enterprise System; Mike Raymond Comments

An Acentia subsidiary has received a $27 million contract to help a Defense Department healthcare directorate manage its enterprise infrastructure. The two-and-a-half-year contract was awarded to ITSolutions, which has worked with the Military Health System’s Enterprise Infrastructure program for more than 13 years on cyber infrastructure and information management programs, …

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Alion Accredits Medical Center for Human Research Practices; Stephen Crawford Comments

Alion Science and Technology has recognized the University of Nebraska Medical Center for implementing ethical and safe procedures into research that involves human subjects. The Alion Council on Accreditation granted the Human Research Protection Program accreditation to the Omaha, Neb.-based medical research institute, Alion said Wednesday. An HRPP accreditation evaluates …

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Battelle, Zogenix to Demo New Injection Tech at Medical Conference; John Turanin Comments

Battelle and pharmaceutical company Zogenix will present new data about the benefits and feasibility of needle-free injection technology in subcutaneously administered biologics at a national medical industry forum this week in San Diego. The organizations will unveil the findings at the American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists National Biotechnology Conference Monday through …

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Microsoft Updates HIPAA Agreement for Cloud Services

Microsoft has updated the business associate agreement for its next set of cloud services intending to help healthcare organizations comply with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act. The revised agreement covers Office 365, Dynamics CRM Online and Windows Azure Core Services and intends to help health providers coordinate services …

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