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Greenway Revises Fiscal 2013 Outlook

Greenway revises its full-year 2013 outlook, lowering total revenue from $145-$150 million to $132-$134 million and revising its EPS forecast from a profit of $0.10 to a loss of $0.13. The stock dropped 22 percent by the closing bell.

Hospital to adopt new record system 

Samaritan Albany General Hospital on Thursday will become the second facility of five-hospital Samaritan Health Services to go live on Epic. The entire health system is scheduled to be implemented by the end of the summer.

athenahealth Hosts Health Care Hack-a-Thon

Athenahealth and MIT partner to host a hackathon at the company’s Watertown, MA headquarters on May 4-5. The event brings together innovators from science, medicine, and health IT to pitch disruptive solutions to the problems faced in healthcare. Judges from Harvard University, Blueprint Health, and others will select the winners.

Patient satisfaction with health care hits two-decade high

A recent American Customer Satisfaction Index report finds that heath care satisfaction has reached 80 on a scale of 100, up 1.9 percent from the previous year, the highest satisfaction scores have climbed in 20 years.

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