Navigation Links
The Department of Pain Medicine and Palliative Care at Beth Israel Medical Center is Named 2009 Center of Excellence Award Winner by the American Pain Society
Date:3/19/2009

NEW YORK, March 19 /PRNewswire/ -- The Department of Pain Medicine and Palliative Care at Beth Israel in New York is a 2009 winner of the American Pain Society's Center of Excellence Award. This award recognizes a small number of pain centers for excellence and innovation in interdisciplinary care, academic contributions, and involvement with the community. It acknowledges the many challenges encountered in maintaining a team of professionals able to provide outstanding care for patients with all types of acute and chronic pain disorders, both in the hospital and in ambulatory practice.

"We are very honored to receive this award from the American Pain Society, the country's most respected interdisciplinary society of pain specialists," said Dr. Russell K. Portenoy, Chairman of the Department of Pain Medicine and Palliative Care at Beth Israel. "It is both affirming and humbling to be praised by respected colleagues for our excellent clinical care and the contributions we make to the broader professional community and to society at large. Our first goal is always to offer patients the best pain care possible, and this prestigious award is recognition for our efforts and for the continuing support we receive from the hospital."

This is the third year of a competition that selects six programs per year based on applications describing the multidisciplinary nature of the clinical program, innovation, relationship to the community, and contributions to quality advancement and research. The American Pain Society Clinical Centers of Excellence in Pain Management Awards Program helps advance the quality of pain management in the United States by recognizing and rewarding excellence in quality clinical care.

The Pain and Palliative Care Department at Beth Israel Medical Center in New York can be reached by calling (877) 620-9999, email to: stoppain@chpnet.org or visiting www.stoppain.org.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Beth Israel Medical Center
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Food Allergy Initiative to Partner With NYC Department of Health on Educational Poster for Restaurants Citywide
2. Jury Convicts Former Social Worker of Defrauding The Department of Veterans Affairs and Obstructing Justice
3. Pennsylvania Department of Health Launches New Environmental Health Tracking Tool
4. The Columbia University Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology is Happy to Announce That Charles S. Kleinman, M.D., Will Begin Seeing Patients at Columbia Eastside
5. Racial disparities in emergency department length of stay point to added risks for minority patients
6. U.S. Department of Labors OSHA proposes more than $1.2 million penalty to St. Louis area chemical repackaging and distribution company
7. Consumer Advisory: Pennsylvania Health and Agriculture Departments Warn Consumers About Raw Milk Sold in Lawrence County
8. Northwest Kidney Centers Hospital Services Department Awarded Joint Commission Certification
9. Statewide Health Information Exchange System to Launch in 23 Orange County Emergency Departments
10. ePharmaSolutions Adds Several Industry Clinicians to its Rater Certification and Data Monitoring Department
11. Consumer Advisory: Agriculture Department Warns of Tainted Raw Milk Sold By Dauphin County Dairy
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/31/2020)... ... August 31, 2020 , ... Want to get moving, break up your ... Foundation (CPARF) is thrilled to launch its fourth annual STEPtember campaign in the United ... STEPtember meets everyone wherever they are at this moment — encouraging people to move ...
(Date:8/31/2020)... , ... August 31, 2020 , ... ... support services to dental groups in the United States, today announced the grand ... of Beaumont, CA. , Patients will enjoy convenient hours, a comfortable office, ...
(Date:8/31/2020)... ... August 31, 2020 , ... In an effort to give back to the ... percent of each hotel room booked with a special new rate code to benefit ... (RMHC-CNI) , effective immediately. Donations will be applied to any room type, any ...
(Date:8/29/2020)... ... ... When professor and author Randy Pausch was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer, he accepted his ... however, he put together a final lecture in Carnegie Hall in which he offered ... and turned it into something that inspired millions of people worldwide. This inclination to ...
(Date:8/28/2020)... RANCH, Calif. (PRWEB) , ... August 28, 2020 ... ... cover a one-year subscription to a customized Lighthouse Health & Wellness mobile ... generous support of this project. Motorola Solutions Foundation awards grants each year to ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:8/26/2020)... CHARLES, Mo. (PRWEB) , ... ... ... Services, a member of Eurofins BioPharma Services, Laboratory Testing division, expands its ... the existing suite of Flow Cytometry platforms available. With industry-leading biomarker solutions, ...
(Date:8/26/2020)... RESTON, Va. (PRWEB) , ... ... ... Alliance (CEA) Holdings company today announced that it has entered into definitive ... healthcare professionals CME/CE, primarily focused on pharmacists and pharmacy technicians. , ...
(Date:8/26/2020)... ... August 26, 2020 , ... ... LNC has added CHC and CPCO to her name. , That’s thanks to ... Compliance (CHC) and the Certified Professional Compliance Officer (CPCO.) , The CHC is ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: