Health IT Newsletter – June 2014

Saturday, June 21, 2014
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Part 2 – Care Coordination and Collaboration Dear Colleagues, In 2014, healthcare and technology are undergoing a clash of cultures.  As with my elephant battles, many times the…

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With Heartfelt Appreciation from Kent Hance

Thursday, June 26, 2014
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Dear Friends and Colleagues: Next month I will begin my role as chancellor emeritus of the Texas Tech University System. It has been an honor to serve and…

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Chief of Cardiovascular Medicine’s Analysis Published in JAMA

Thursday, June 26, 2014
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The recently published JAMA article “Thrombolysis for Pulmonary Embolism and Risk of All-Cause Mortality, Major Bleeding, and Intracranial Hemorrhage: A Meta-Analysis” authored by Debabrata Mukherjee, M.D., professor and chairman…

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Medical School to Welcome Newest Future Doctors

Thursday, June 26, 2014
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On July 2, 2014, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center-El Paso Paul L. Foster School of Medicine will welcome 104 new first year medical students. During the 2013-2014…

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PLFSOM Embraces Students Through Summer Programs

Thursday, June 26, 2014
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JAMP and UTEP Pre-Med Students Explore Med School Jonathan Brewer, a soon-to-be senior student at Texas A&M at College Station is excited to have already interviewed for a…

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Annual Benefits Fair

Thursday, June 26, 2014
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Annual Benefits Fair – July 1, 2014 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Medical Education Building Lobby   Mark your calendars! The annual benefits fair is fast approaching. On…

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Distinguished Staff Awards

Thursday, June 26, 2014
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This year the Quality Service Awards Program was replaced with a Distinguished Staff Awards Program which allows for six levels of awards (Quality Staff Award, Quality Supervisor Award,…

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Walkin’ the Talk

Thursday, June 26, 2014
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From the Desk of the Founding Dean

Thursday, June 26, 2014
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Border Health – I am currently attending the United States–Mexico Border Health Commission Meeting in Washington, D.C., where we are looking forward to a meeting with Sylvia Mathews…

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