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LuminUltra unveils U.S. headquarters at BWI Tech Park

LuminUltra, the global concern in the field of applied molecular diagnostics, has opened its new, state-of-the-art U.S. headquarters, at BWI Tech Park, in North Linthicum, which comprises its technology development and distribution centers. The facility unites two previously separate locations for the divisions. The new location includes more than 14,000 square feet of space for […]

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California approves COLA’s pathology accreditation program

Columbia-based COLA has announced that the California Department of Public Health, Laboratory Field Services has recently granted COLA the authority to deem California clinical laboratories to be in compliance with California law for the specialty of Pathology. Also included are the subspecialties of Histopathology, Cytology and Oral Pathology. “COLA received deemed status for Pathology from […]

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UMBC’s Hilltop Institute receives NSF grant

Two researchers from The Hilltop Institute at UMBC have received a National Science Foundation grant to investigate hospital price transparency. With the nearly $300,000 award funded by the Build and Broaden initiative, Morgan Henderson, principal data scientist and affiliate professor of economics; and Morgane Mouslim, policy analyst, will collect and synthesize prices for common health […]

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HCGH names quartet to board

Howard County General Hospital has named Marcellous Frye, Jr.; Kathleen Hetherington; Leonardo McClarty; and Charley Sung to its board of trustees. Frye, Jr., is an owner and CEO of Ques, an engineering consulting firm serving the utility industry; Hetherington was the fourth president of Howard Community College, where she served for 14 years before retiring […]

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MUIH offers master’s in advanced standing for coaches

Maryland University of Integrative Health, of Laurel, will begin offering advanced standing for qualified applicants for its online and hybrid Master of Arts in Health and Wellness Coaching program who hold certification from either the National Board for Health & Wellness Coaching or the International Coaching Federation. This opportunity becomes available for students starting the […]