PLYMOUTH - The Plymouth Regional Chamber of Commerce will host the next Business After Hours networking event at the Enterprise Center at Plymouth on March 27, from 5-7 p.m., in the large conference room on the first floor.
For this event, the Chamber has assembled the various resources available to businesses in central NH. Those in attendance will be representatives from the Small Business Development Center (SBDC), Small Business Administration (SBA), SCORE, Grafton County Economic Development Council (GCEDC), and Department of Resources and Economic Development (DRED).
Plymouth State University organizations that work closely with local businesses to offer much needed assistance will also be in attendance. The organizations they will be representing include the Student Design Company which provides graphic design services; Small Business Institute (SBI) which offers in-depth business studies including business plans, feasibility studies, and other specialized plans; Marketing Association at Plymouth State (MAPS) which works with area businesses on projects and initiatives; and a representative from the Global Education Office which helps to coordinate student internships with businesses the community.
Last Updated on Monday, 24 March 2014 07:35
LACONIA — LRGHealthcare was one of three organizations in the country recognized by the American Hospital Association (AHA) for efforts to reduce inpatient harm and reduce readmissions.
Dr. Vercin Ephrem, President of the Medical Staff and Gloria Thorington, Director of Patient Safety and Quality attended the AHA and Health Research & Education Trusts' (HRET) 'Hospital Engagement Network Best Practice Celebration' in November and presented LRGHealthcare's journey to implementing best practices and evidence based care that won the organization the national recognition.
LRGHealthcare is proud to have been recognized for its success in reducing harm and achieving the AHA's goals and is committed to providing the highest quality of care to every patient. That commitment requires an aggressive ongoing quality assessment and improvement effort, as to achieve the AHA's goal of reducing inpatient harm by 40% and reducing readmissions by 20%, LRGHealthcare met all ten areas for quality improvement. The quality improvement efforts ensure that the practices and hospitals continue to evolve with the latest medical research.
Last Updated on Monday, 24 March 2014 07:32
MEREDITH — Join AAA Northern New England traffic safety specialists at Meredith Bay Colony Club for the AAA Safe Driving For Mature Operator Program on March 26 from 9:30-1:30.
This AAA defensive driving program is a 4 hour class designed for drivers 55 and older who are interested in learning about the effects aging has on driving ability. The DVD lecture- based course is designed to increase safe-driving awareness and confidence behind the wheel.
Cost is $15 for AAA members and $20 for non-members. Lunch will be available at 1:30 p.m. for $7 per person. Reservations required. For questions or to register for the program call MBCC at (603) 279-1500.
Last Updated on Monday, 24 March 2014 07:13
MEREDITH — Friday, March 28, is the deadline for receiving Meredith's Altrusa Club scholarship applications. The Club will be awarding scholarship money geared to the "non-traditional" student twenty-three years of age and older, as of March 1, continuing their education and either living or working in the following towns: Meredith, Moultonborough, Center Harbor, New Hampton or Sandwich.
One of the scholarships given will be in memory of Professor Jeanette Ritzenthaler, Ed.D, founder of the Meredith Altrusa Club. Another scholarship will be given in memory of Mrs. Marian Touhey, a long-time member, past Treasurer and co-chair of the Scholarship Committee.
For further information contact chairperson, Shirley Currier (279-8772) or co-chairperson, Lorraine Cahill (476-5919)
Last Updated on Friday, 21 March 2014 10:30
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