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Richmond doc wants to create a database for surgeries

Richmond doc wants to create a database for surgeries

Alec Depcrynski July 31, 2008 0

Dr. William Jiranek has for years tried unsuccessfully to set up a state-wide database that tracks patients who receive joint replacements. Jiranek, who works in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at the VCU Medical

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A Richmond startup tries to cut health care costs

A Richmond startup tries to cut health care costs

Aaron Kremer June 10, 2008 0

A Richmond startup thinks there’s a market for treating health care more like car repairs – encouraging employees to pay out-of-pocket for routine tune-ups and letting insurance cover the accidents and emergencies. Hoping to

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Health care is area’s largest private employer

Health care is area’s largest private employer

Aaron Kremer April 22, 2008 0

Health care is now the largest private employer in the Richmond area, according to the Times-Dispatch’s Top 50 Employer story. VCU Health Systems ranked as the No. 1 private employer for the first time.

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