The event honored significant contributions by advocates, federal agencies, healthcare systems and media entities to promote physician health and well-being and reduce burnout and suicide in health care.
Physician burnout and suicide is a growing epidemic in the United States, exasperated by the coronavirus pandemic, said David Lareau, chief executive officer of Medicomp Systems. Were proud to be a driving force in health care technology for over 40 years, and we are dedicated to working with the health care community to leverage this expertise to save our most valuable resource: our people.
2021 Sharp Index Award winners:
- Best Health Tech Company to Reduce Physician Burnout: Saykara; Vocera, and Meru Health
- Excellence in Physician Well-Being: Pariveda Solutions
- Best Health Tech Innovator in Physician Burnout and Suicide Prevention: Subha Airan-Javia, MD
- Best Health System Wellness Program: Parkview Health
- Best Data Project for Reducing Physician Burnout: HHS Burnout Reporting Standards
- Biggest Leader in Physician Burnout: Rasu Shrestha, MD
- Best Media Coverage of Physician Burnout: New York Times
- Best Advocate for Physician Burnout and Suicide Prevention: Jessi Gold, MD; Justin Bullock, MD
The United States healthcare system is facing an unprecedented challenge in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic, which has spotlighted the gaps in our system including how we support men and women on the frontline, said Rhonda Collins, chief nursing officer at Vocera. We only have a finite number of doctors and nurses, and we need to take care of them.
In addition to the awards, the Physician Burnout Symposium brought together thought leaders in the healthcare community to address the multiple facets of burnout, including time constraints, technology and regulations. It provided a platform for healthcare technology leaders, doctors, nurses, media, and suicide prevention experts to share their ideas on how to address these variables to reduce burnout and restore joy to practicing medicine. Janae Sharp mentioned the important work moving forward Taking care of our healers has always been essential to improving the health of our nation, and Im glad to be part of the future of physician wellbeing. The nominees and winners of these awards represent our universal belief that everyone has the power to make things better.
To learn more about the awards, and see the full list of finalists, please visit: https://thesharpindex.com/sharp-index-awards
About Sharp Index
Sharp Index is a nonprofit dedicated to reducing physician suicide through awareness and data science. The organization utilizes human-focused and data-backed solutions to address the complex problem of physician suicide and create a system to help heal the healers. As a part of its work, Sharp Index sponsors physician scholarships, hosts the annual Physician Burnout Symposium and awards the Sharp Index Awards for Excellence in Physician Well-Being. For more information, please visit https://thesharpindex.com.
About Medicomp Systems
Since its founding in 1978, Medicomp Systems has remained committed to the simple principle that innovative technology can drive the delivery of high-quality, clinically relevant data to enhance patient care. Medicomp System founder and president, Peter Goltra, pioneered the patented MEDCIN Knowledge Engine, co-designed with physicians, to transform disorganized, complex arrays of medical information into structured, clinically relevant data to fix EHRs at the point of care. Leveraging its flagship engine, Medicomps Quippe suite of solutions uniquely delivers longitudinal patient information within problem-oriented clinical views, mirroring the way physicians think and work to drive optimal patient outcomes. Today, leading hospitals and health systems and more than 100,000 users/day rely on Medicomps proven domain expertise and clinician-designed technology to improve the quality and efficiency of care delivery. For more information, please visit https://www.medicomp.com/.
Janae Sharp, 570-290-6876
Cult AOR Band Valentine Release New Single, “SANDY” Through 20th Century Music
NEW YORK, Feb. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — New York City early 90s AOR heroes VALENTINE led by one of the most loved voices in music, courtesy of Hugo Valenti, have released “Sandy,” the first single from their upcoming collection Demos from the Attic and it can be downloaded from here.
The Demos from the Attic collection comes two decades after the quartet's much loved debut surfaced on Giant / Reprise Records in 1990. Recording began after the touring cycle for that record was completed and continued throughout 1991. Guitarist Adam Holland explains, “We bought an 8-track recorder, a small console and some speakers, and start putting together the demos for the next record. We produced and mixed them all ourselves in Neil's parent's basement and my parent's basement. We recorded so many ideas because we didn't know which ones would go the distance.”
The band members weren't even aware that between them they had so much available material. Bassist Gerard Zappa says, “When the label approached us about this idea, I had already moved houses and I had packed crates of cassettes and DAT tapes. But I had stored a lot of them at my sister's. I had to ask her to rummage through the crates as I was in a different city. I had to explain the difference between a regular cassette and a DAT so she knew what she was looking for. It was due to her patience and persistence that I was able to dust off so many songs that we are proud of to this day.”
As for the future of the band, they will continue to reunite for the occasional show every now and again – as they did last year for a very special occasion alongside their friends in Night Ranger, Danger Danger and Trixter – with no “big plans” on the cards. But, according to keyboardist Craig Pullman, “even though we do not play as the band Valentine we are all still close. And as you know, Gerard, Adam and I still play together with the Steve Augeri Band. As for Valentine. anything is possible given the right circumstances.”
Dave Tedder, VALENTINE, 702.301.5212, [email protected]
Calcbench: How Data Analytics is Changing the Field of Accounting
NEW YORK, Feb. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — Curious about how data analytics can transform the fields of accounting and auditing — and in fact, already is transforming both fields? Calcbench, the leading financial research platform for data-intensive analysis, is hosting a webinar on March 3 at 2:00PM ET with two of the leading voices in the field.
Registration is free and open to all for this exploration of how auditors and accountants can use data analytics to drive better insights; and how to prepare now for a profession where proficiency in analytics will be crucial for success.
Joining Calcbench in the discussion are:
- Brian Wolohan, Partner in Charge of Audit Innovation at Grant Thornton and an industry expert in the field of audit innovation; and
- Vern Richardson, Distinguished Professor of Accounting and the W. Glezen Chair in the Sam M. Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas; and author of Data Analytics in Accounting, the definitive text on the subject.
“We're delighted to be able to host this webinar,” said Pranav Ghai, co-founder and CEO of Calcbench. “There are numerous ways to compile and study financial information — and once you do, all sorts of fresh insights and conclusions can become clear. Analytics is our passion so of course we're thrilled to have Brian and Vern share their wisdom here.”
Wolohan and Richardson will discussion questions such as:
- How quickly has the technology advanced to allow analytics?
- What are some of the cutting-edge ways people can use data analytics now for auditing and accounting analysis?
- How much proficiency should students have in analytics for future careers in accounting and auditing?
Wolohan and Richardson will also show examples of their analytics research, and the webinar will include a lively Q&A with attendees.
To sign up for this webinar, register today at http://www.calcbench.com.
Calcbench is a financial data platform designed for outperformance. Founded in 2011, the company uses the latest technology to offer instant and systematic access to all the data (numbers and text) in financial statements, including the details hidden within the footnotes. Developed by former analysts and supported by a team of financial experts with serious credentials (CFA, PhD in Accounting, Applied Mathematics Masters,…), Calcbench was built for data analysis looking to go deeper. Visit http://www.calcbench.com.
Samantha Berg, Calcbench, +1 9175334622, [email protected]
Samantha, Calcbench, 9175334622, [email protected]
The Law Offices of Frank R. Cruz Announces Investigation of Energizer Holdings, Inc. (ENR) on Behalf of Investors
LOS ANGELES, Feb. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The Law Offices of Frank R. Cruz announces an investigation of Energizer Holdings, Inc. (“Energizer” or the “Company”) (NYSE: ENR) on behalf of investors concerning the Company's possible violations of federal securities laws.
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On November 12, 2020, Energizer announced its fourth quarter and full year 2020 financial results, reporting net sales of $763.0 million for the quarter. The Company also reported gross margins of 36.9%, a decline from 40.0% in the prior year quarter, which “reflect[ed] the demand impact from COVID-19 that was elevated and prolonged for much of fiscal 2020 which put significant stress on [Energizer's] global network.”
On this news, the Company's stock price fell $6.98, or 15%, to close at $40.20 per share on November 12, 2020, thereby injuring investors.
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