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June 27, 2016

July 2016 Corporate News Bites

These are shorter stories about some of our Corporate & Sustaining Members.

June 27, 2016

Baxter Releases Compliance Data on Infusion System

In June, Baxter highlighted compliance data showing facilities that implemented Sigma Spectrum Infusion Systems achieved an overall average of 97% drug library compliance within the first 30 days of implementation.

June 27, 2016

Mayo Study Shows Increase in Parkinsons

The incidence of Parkinson’s disease and parkinsonism increased significantly in 30 years from 1976 to 2005, Mayo Clinic researchers reported in a study in JAMA Neurology.

June 27, 2016

NIOSH Releases App Addressing Ergonomics in Mining

A new mobile app for ergonomic audits in the mining industry is now available from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH).

June 27, 2016

SAA Introduces Girls to Aviation

As part of the national ‘Take a Girl Child to Work Day,’ South African Airways (SAA) hosted a group of learners at its headquarters.

May 25, 2016

June 2016 Corporate News Bites

These are shorter stories about some of our Corporate & Sustaining Members.

May 25, 2016

Air Canada Chooses Airport for Aviation Biofuel Project

Air Canada announced Canada’s Biojet Supply Chain Initiative (CBSCI) will be held at Montréal-Trudeau Airport.

May 25, 2016

AOPA Presents at Safety Seminar

Lessons learned from investigating loss-of-control accidents involving general aviation aircraft and new ideas to reduce the often-fatal mishaps were in focus at a National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) seminar held in partnership with AOPA and the FAA in Ashburn, VA, in May.

May 25, 2016

Baxter Announces Results on Study of Infusion Pumps

Baxter International recently announced the results of a retrospective analysis of data from Sigma Spectrum Infusion System pumps that found 90% of programming events with intravenous (IV) “high-alert” drugs are titrations—dose or rate changes made after the infusion has started.

May 25, 2016

Mayo Clinic Adds Unity Health to Their Network

Unity Health and Mayo Clinic announced that Unity Health has joined the Mayo Clinic Care Network, a network of health care providers committed to better serving patients and their families through collaboration.

May 25, 2016

NIOSH Researcher Honored for Innovative Work

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) congratulates researcher Hongwei Hsiao, Ph.D., for being a finalist for the 2016 Samuel J. Heyman Service to America Medals (Sammies) in the Career Achievement category for significant accomplishments throughout a lifetime of achievement in public service.

May 25, 2016

SAA Launches Codeshare Agreemment with Avianca Brasil

South African Airways (SAA) announced that it has implemented a codeshare agreement with its Brazilian Star Alliance partner, Avianca Brasil, offering customers further destinations into Brazil.

May 25, 2016

United Celebrates 30 Years at Dulles

In May 1986, United Airlines commenced hub operations at Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD), with 58 departures serving 24 destinations.