National Commission

Charleston County Sheriff’s Office Selects NICE Investigate to Digitally Transform Law Enforcement Operations and Improve Efficiency

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 11:30am

NICE (Nasdaq: NICE) today announced that the Charleston County Sheriff's Office, one of the largest law enforcement agencies in the state of South Carolina, has selected the NICE Investigate Digital Evidence Management solution to improve agency efficiency and justice outcomes by digitally transforming how its investigators collect, analyze and share evidence.

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  • NICE (Nasdaq: NICE) today announced that the Charleston County Sheriff's Office, one of the largest law enforcement agencies in the state of South Carolina, has selected the NICE Investigate Digital Evidence Management solution to improve agency efficiency and justice outcomes by digitally transforming how its investigators collect, analyze and share evidence.
  • Part of the cloud-based NICE Evidencentral platform, NICE Investigate offers law enforcement agencies an end-to-end, scalable CJIS-compliant cloud-based solution for digitally transforming investigations and evidence management.
  • Were honored that the Charleston County Sheriff's Office, one of the largest law enforcement agencies in the state of South Carolina, has entrusted NICE with its digital transformation as well.
  • The Charleston County Sheriff's Office is one of the largest full-service law enforcement agencies in the state of South Carolina, employing over 900 people.

Corizon Health Wins Renewal for Calhoun County Detention Center

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 11:00am

BATTLE CREEK, Mich., Oct. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Corizon Health announced today the company was awarded a renewal of the health services contract with the Calhoun County Detention Center in Battle Creek, Michigan for an additional three years.

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  • BATTLE CREEK, Mich., Oct. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Corizon Health announced today the company was awarded a renewal of the health services contract with the Calhoun County Detention Center in Battle Creek, Michigan for an additional three years.
  • The new contract award extends a long and successful partnership with the Calhoun County Detention Center and will be effective beginning Jan. 1, 2022.
  • Corizon Health first began serving the Calhoun County facility in 1999.
  • It has been an honor to partner with the Calhoun County Detention Center over the last two decades, said Bob Orrick, vice president of operations for Corizon.

Indonesia Develops Blue Economy to Boost National Manufacturing Industry Growth

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 10:45am

"Therefore, the blue economy is a great opportunity to harvest economic benefits and help Indonesia to develop sustainable energy and resilient food sources.

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  • "Therefore, the blue economy is a great opportunity to harvest economic benefits and help Indonesia to develop sustainable energy and resilient food sources.
  • The blue economy can later also help the manufacturing sector to grow to new heights, among other sectors, such as the wild fisheries sector.
  • "There are various manufacturing industry sectors that will benefit from the development of a blue economy in the wild fisheries sector, such as the seafood processing and packaging industry and the wild fisheries equipment assembly industry.
  • A blue economy strategy that will increase the growth of the manufacturing industry and thereby the national economy must be developed immediately, and Indonesia is fully committed to developing and achieving a sustainable blue economy.

InspireMD Receives Reimbursement Approval for CGuard™ Embolic Prevention System from the French National Authority for Health

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 1:30pm

The CGuard EPS Self-Expanding Carotid Stent is the latest generation open-cell nitinol self-expanding stent with patented MicroNet mesh technology designed to prevent the risk of early and late embolism.

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  • The CGuard EPS Self-Expanding Carotid Stent is the latest generation open-cell nitinol self-expanding stent with patented MicroNet mesh technology designed to prevent the risk of early and late embolism.
  • This milestone now provides physicians in France with the choice to use CGuard EPS in the treatment of carotid artery disease and stroke prevention.
  • We believe that the unique and proprietary design of our system, is the most advanced and safest stent system on the market today, said Marvin Slosman, CEO of InspireMD.
  • The CGuard carotid stent, is commercially established in 33 markets to date, adding France to our growing global expansion.

Commission for Case Manager Certification celebrates drive to excel during 2021 National Case Management Week

Wednesday, October 6, 2021 - 2:05pm

MOUNT LAUREL, N.J., Oct. 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Commission for Case Manager Certification is committed to advocating for professional case management excellence and supporting this resilient workforce in celebration of National Case Management Week, Oct. 10-16, 2021.

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  • MOUNT LAUREL, N.J., Oct. 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Commission for Case Manager Certification is committed to advocating for professional case management excellence and supporting this resilient workforce in celebration of National Case Management Week, Oct. 10-16, 2021.
  • The CCM is the only interdisciplinary, cross practice setting case manager certification accredited by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies.
  • The Commission for Case Manager Certification is the first and largest nationally accredited case management certification organization, credentialing more than 50,000 professional case managers and disability management specialists.
  • Offering an extensive portfolio of certification and professional advancement activities, the Commission is the most active and prestigious certification organization supporting the practices of case management and disability management.

With Reconciliation Bill on the Table, CED Report Outlines Steps to Address the Nation's Budget Vulnerabilities

Thursday, September 30, 2021 - 7:25pm

"A top priority must be mitigating a future budget crisis spurred by a lack of foresight and an unwillingness to confront the mounting debt."

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  • "A top priority must be mitigating a future budget crisis spurred by a lack of foresight and an unwillingness to confront the mounting debt."
  • In its new Solutions Brief, CED offers seven steps to address the nation's structural economic issues and its budget vulnerabilities.
  • Forbid the use of reconciliation to increase the deficit: Reconciliation was created to help the Congress to take painful steps to reduce the deficit.
  • The new Solutions Brief, The Reconciliation Bill: Finding an Affordable Way to Build Back Better, can be accessed here .

The Leapfrog Group Names Three Industry Leaders to Board of Directors

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 11:00am

"As a longtime Leapfrog board member and chair of its nominations committee, it's my honor to welcome these three established professionals to our Board of Directors," said Cristie Upshaw Travis, president and CEO of the Memphis Business Group on Health.

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  • "As a longtime Leapfrog board member and chair of its nominations committee, it's my honor to welcome these three established professionals to our Board of Directors," said Cristie Upshaw Travis, president and CEO of the Memphis Business Group on Health.
  • "I am excited to join the Leapfrog board and see many similarities between Leapfrog and AAFA.
  • In this role, he is responsible for operational aspects of the State Group Health Programs for communications, strategic planning, training & education, data analytics and health/disease management programs.
  • I'm honored to join Leapfrog's board with the collective goal of improving health care value and outcomes in the nation."

Oakland University offering new Orthotist and Prosthetist Assistant Studies specialization

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 1:42pm

ROCHESTER, Mich., Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- A new Orthotist and Prosthetist Assistant Studies (OPA) specialization is being offered within the Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science (EXS) degree program in the Department of Human Movement Science at Oakland University.

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  • ROCHESTER, Mich., Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- A new Orthotist and Prosthetist Assistant Studies (OPA) specialization is being offered within the Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science (EXS) degree program in the Department of Human Movement Science at Oakland University.
  • In addition, a new18-credit OPA minor is available to students in any major across the university.
  • Oakland University is currently pursuing national accreditation of the OPA specialization through the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) and the National Commission on Orthotic and Prosthetic Education (NCOPE ).
  • For more information on the Orthotist and Prosthetist Assistant Studies specialization, visit www.oakland.edu/shs/human-movement/orthotist-and-prosthetist-assistant-u... .

Careaga Plastic Surgery Continues Partnership With Exclusive Haute Beauty Network

Friday, September 3, 2021 - 5:00pm

CORAL GABLES, Fla., Sept. 3, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Body Experts From Miami/Fort Lauderdale, Careaga Plastic Surgery, continues their partnership with Haute Beauty Network, now in their third year.

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  • CORAL GABLES, Fla., Sept. 3, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Body Experts From Miami/Fort Lauderdale, Careaga Plastic Surgery, continues their partnership with Haute Beauty Network, now in their third year.
  • By utilizing his extensive experience in all these fields, Dr. Careaga has gained a reputation for being a meticulous plastic surgeon with a powerful practice: Careaga Plastic Surgery.
  • Dr. Durand completed a fellowship in Aesthetic Plastic Surgery at the Dallas Plastic Surgery Institute, considered the top program in the nation for cosmetic surgery.
  • Learn more about Careaga Plastic Surgery by visiting: https://hauteliving.com/hautebeauty/member/careaga-plastic-surgery/
    Haute Beauty is affiliated with the luxury lifestyle publication Haute Living.

Corizon Partner at Charlotte County Jail Earns NCCHC Reaccreditation

Tuesday, August 31, 2021 - 1:00pm

PUNTA GORDA, Fla., Aug. 31, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Corizon Health announced today the Charlotte County Jail in Punta Gorda, Florida has earned reaccreditation from the National Commission on Correctional Health Care (NCCHC) by demonstrating compliance with NCCHCs Standards for Health Services in Jails.

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  • PUNTA GORDA, Fla., Aug. 31, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Corizon Health announced today the Charlotte County Jail in Punta Gorda, Florida has earned reaccreditation from the National Commission on Correctional Health Care (NCCHC) by demonstrating compliance with NCCHCs Standards for Health Services in Jails.
  • Hard work by both the Charlotte County Jail leadership and Corizon Healths team of professionals to maintain consistently high standards of care have assured the County that the jail medical program meets these high standards.
  • Corizon Health is honored to be partners with the Charlotte County Sheriffs Office, says Senior Vice President of Community Operations Karen Davies.
  • "In achieving NCCHC accreditation, the Charlotte County Jail has demonstrated its commitment to meeting constitutional requirements for health care delivery for incarcerated individuals, said National Commission CEO Deborah Ross, C.C.H.P.