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  1. MedX Launches Its DermSecure Telemedicine Platform

    MedX Health Corp. (“MedX”) announced recently that it is launching DermSecure, its telemedicine platform, in six Ontario clinics. MedX will begin rolling out DermSecure across Ontario and subsequently Canada while finalizing its introduction into a number of international markets

  2. Lacuna Health Announces The Expansion Of Innovative Post-Acute Management Solutions For Hospitals And Other Providers

    Lacuna Health, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Kindred Healthcare, LLC (“Kindred”), recently announced that it is expanding its partnerships with hospitals, health systems and other providers to support patients’ transitions from hospital to home and to bridge gaps across the care continuum

  3. Mediware Acquires Rock-Pond Solutions

    Mediware Information Systems, Inc., a portfolio company of TPG Capital and a leading supplier of software solutions in health care and human services, and Rock-Pond Solutions, a business intelligence and analytics software provider for the home infusion, home medical equipment (HME), and specialty pharmacy industries, are pleased to announce that Mediware has acquired Rock-Pond Solutions.

  4. As CMS Pushes ACOs To Take On More Risk For MSSP, Turn-Key Health Points To Home-Based Palliative Care As A Value-Based Strategy

    Turn-Key Health (TKH), an affiliate of Enclara Healthcare, serving health plans, provider organizations and their members who are experiencing a serious or advanced illness, advises accountable care organizations (ACOs) to introduce home-based palliative care as a strategy for achieving success in the Medicare Shared Savings Program (MSSP)

  5. Nomad Health Awarded Health Care Staffing Services Certification From The Joint Commission

    Nomad Health announced today it has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Health Care Staffing Services Certification. The certification demonstrates Nomad Health’s commitment to providing qualified and competent nurses to health care employers. Nomad Health underwent a rigorous onsite review on June 29th, 2018. Joint Commission experts evaluated the company’s compliance with national standards that assess how health care staffing firms determine the qualifications and competency of staff, placement of staff,

  6. One of Nation’s Largest Home-Based Care Providers To Rebrand As “Elara Caring”

    Today,the newly formed company that combines Great Lakes Caring, National Home Health Care, and Jordan Health Services announced it will be named Elara Caring. In April, these three award-winning health care companies announced a merger, creating one of the largest home-based care organizations nationwide. Elara Caring’s headquarters will be in Addison, Texas. All providers in the portfolio will keep their existing names for now, but become “Part of the Elara Caring Network.” Market-specific transitions

  7. LogicJunction’s Comprehensive Navigation System Launches At Lakeland Regional Health

    LogicJunction, a premier provider of healthcare-focused indoor navigation platforms, is thrilled to announce the launch of its wayfinding technology at Lakeland Regional Health Medical Center, including the system’s recently completed Carol Jenkins Barnett Pavilion for Women and Children

  8. Health Care Services At Home Outpacing Attention To Safety

    Millions of people are recovering from acute illness or coping with chronic conditions in their own homes, but their care may not always be delivered under the safest of conditions. In a new report, the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI), a leader in health and health care improvement worldwide, finds there are numerous risks to care recipients and caregivers alike due to the growing complexity of health issues now dealt with at home and

  9. White Oak Healthcare Provides Financing To LifeCare Health Partners For Acquisition Of EverCare And Care First

    White Oak Healthcare Finance, LLC (“White Oak”), as sole lender and administrative agent, announced today it closed the financing for LifeCare Health Partners’ (“LifeCare Health”) acquisitions of EverCare Health Services, a provider of personal care and transitional support, as well as Care First Home Health Care, which offers skilled nursing, physical therapy, home health and other services. Financial terms of the deals were not disclosed. “We are excited to further the relationship and be

  10. Netsmart Finalizes Acquisition Of Change Healthcare Home Care And Hospice Solutions

    Today, Netsmart announced it has finalized its acquisition of the home care and hospice solutions of Change Healthcare, formerly known as McKesson Homecare and McKesson Hospice. This transaction further establishes Netsmart as the largest healthcare IT partner for post-acute and behavioral health providers.