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A facelift can make you more popular, study finds

Stem Cells Give Plastic Surgery A Facelift

Even though we are taught to “never judge a book by its cover,” a new study suggests people make immediate judgments about someone’s character based on his or her appearance. The study suggests women who underwent facial rejuvenation surgery were perceived to be not only more attractive, but also more likeable, to have better social… Read More →

John C. Lincoln Recertified as Primary Stroke Center

Neurologist Victor Zach, MD demonstrates the telerobot he uses to coordinate care for stroke patients at John C. Lincoln Hospitals. The telerobot spans the miles between patient and specialist.

John C. Lincoln Deer Valley Hospital in North Phoenix has been recertified as a Primary Stroke Center by DNV Healthcare, an international certifying agency approved by the US Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, according to hospital CEO John Harrington Jr. “Deer Valley Hospital demonstrated that its stroke care program follows national standards and guidelines… Read More →

John C. Lincoln Sonoran Health and Emergency Center Opens Dec. 9

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John C. Lincoln’s Sonoran Health and Emergency Center, located on 22 acres south of Carefree Highway and Sonoran Boulevard near Interstate 17 in North Phoenix, will open to the public on Monday, Dec. 9. The $18M Sonoran Health and Emergency Center is a 40,000 SF facility with emergency services, medical imaging and breast health screening… Read More →

Partnership Creates New Valley Medical Resources

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by in Education | Featured | Healthcare

At a time when healthcare dominates the national news, Midwestern University in Glendale and John C. Lincoln Hospitals, Phoenix, are working together to augment local medical resources by creating a general surgery training program for osteopathic medical school graduates. The new osteopathic general surgery residency program, accredited by the American Osteopathic Association, was jointly developed… Read More →

Deer Valley Hospital Now Primary Stroke Center

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John C. Lincoln Deer Valley Hospital in North Phoenix has become the Valley’s newest hospital certified as a Primary Stroke Center by DNV Healthcare, an international certifying agency approved by the US Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, according to John Harrington Jr., hospital CEO and senior vice president, Scottsdale Lincoln Health Network. John C.… Read More →

John C. Lincoln’s transition specialist program honored

AHCCCS Alternative - AZ Business Magazine July/August 2011

MGMA-ACMPE, the premier membership association for professional administrators and leaders of medical group practices, has presented its Fred Graham Award to the John C. Lincoln Physician Network for activities and solutions to advance the effectiveness of healthcare delivery and improve community health. The award was received by Nathan Anspach, FACMPE, FACHE, Senior VP and CEO,… Read More →

John C. Lincoln offers state’s 1st Low Dose 3D mammograms

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John C. Lincoln’s Breast Health and Research Center in North Phoenix is now Arizona’s first site to offer low dose 3-D mammography, the latest innovation in breast cancer screening. The new low dose 3-D system from Hologic requires less compression time and reduces radiation exposure. It does this by creating 2-D images from the 3-D… Read More →

John C. Lincoln offers state's 1st Low Dose 3D mammograms

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John C. Lincoln’s Breast Health and Research Center in North Phoenix is now Arizona’s first site to offer low dose 3-D mammography, the latest innovation in breast cancer screening. The new low dose 3-D system from Hologic requires less compression time and reduces radiation exposure. It does this by creating 2-D images from the 3-D… Read More →

Del Webb Gives $500,000 to cut John C. Lincoln readmissions

Medical Technology - AZ Business Magazine January/February 2012

Love, they say, makes the world go round. Apparently, at John C. Lincoln Hospitals in Phoenix, love also reduces hospital readmissions by frail Medicare patients. A program that hires military combat medics and corpsmen to care for discharged elderly patients like beloved grandparents has slashed the John C. Lincoln Hospitals’ Medicare patient readmission rates to… Read More →

Henkel Makes Impact Children’s Dental Clinic Grant

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More than 5,000 North Phoenix schoolchildren – some of whom have never even seen a toothbrush – will receive their own dental health kits during the 2013-14 school year, thanks to the generosity of Henkel, an international manufacturing corporation with offices in Scottsdale. Through their MIT corporate project, Making an Impact upon Tomorrow, Henkel awarded… Read More →

Scottsdale Healthcare, John C. Lincoln form affiliation

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Scottsdale Healthcare and John C. Lincoln Health Network have endorsed a letter of intent to form a system-wide affiliation to better meet the healthcare needs and thus improve the health of the communities they serve. The nonbinding agreement between the two non-profit organizations allows both to pursue an exclusive negotiation during a due diligence period… Read More →

John C. Lincoln Sonoran Health and Emergency Center Construction Visible

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  Visible construction of John C. Lincoln’s Sonoran Health and Emergency Center is rising on 22 acres south of Sonoran Boulevard near Interstate 17 in North Phoenix. The medical complex was designed by the Devenny Group and is being built by DPR Construction, according to Sheila Gerry, John C. Lincoln senior vice president, Real Estate… Read More →

JCL building Sonoran Health and Emergency Center

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by in Featured | Healthcare

Visible construction of John C. Lincoln’s Sonoran Health and Emergency Center is rising on 22 acres south of Sonoran Boulevard near Interstate 17 in North Phoenix. The medical complex remains on target to open in December 2013. Initially, the $18 million Sonoran Health and Emergency Center will be a 40,000-square-foot facility housing emergency and medical… Read More →

John C. Lincoln N. Mountain SCC Renovation Wins National Award

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by in Award Events | Business News | Construction | Events | National

  In recognition of the John C. Lincoln North Mountain Hospital’s completely reimagined and rebuilt Specialty Surgical Care third floor, the American Society of Hospital Engineering (ASHE) selected the hospital as recipient of its annual Vista Award for the year’s most outstanding renovation project. Only one of the nation’s 6,000 hospitals is so honored each… Read More →