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  1. NxStage Announces Winners Of Third Annual Nurse Hero Award

    NxStage Medical, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXTM), a leading medical technology company focused on advancing renal care, today announced Dawn Meade as the national winner of the third annual Nurse Hero Award

  2. Integrated Care Improves Dialysis Patient Clinical Outcomes

    DaVita Kidney Care, a division of DaVita Inc. (NYSE: DVA), a leading provider of kidney care services in the United States, today announced results of the first performance year in the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Comprehensive ESRD Care (CEC) Model as an ESRD Seamless Care Organization (ESCO)

  3. PointClickCare Helps LTPAC Providers Keep People Happier And Healthier At Home With The Introduction Of Its Electronic Health Record And Remote Care Solutions For Home Health

    With more seniors wanting to age in place longer and the desire to keep patients in the lowest cost care settings, many providers are looking to diversify their care offerings to better meet the evolving needs of patients, partners and staff across the long-term and post acute care market

  4. Aventyn® Supports Intel® Health Application Platform With Next Generation Vitalbeat® Intelligent Chronic Disease Management Solutions

    Intel Corporation and Aventyn Inc., announced collaboration towards innovation in smart IOT connected health solutions, services and commercialization of integrated clinical evidenced solutions for hospitals and healthcare providers.

  5. Invacare Expands Healthcare Informatics Platform To Oxygen Technology

    Invacare Corporation recently expanded its healthcare informatics offering via the launch of the enhanced Invacare Platinum Mobile Oxygen Concentrator with Connectivity

  6. Health Care Provider Perspectives On Improving Care Transitions Between Hospitals And Skilled Nursing Facilities

    After hospitalization for acute medical illness, one in four Medicare patients is discharged to a skilled nursing facility (SNF). These care transitions are often marked by disruptions in care and poor communication

  7. F.R.E.E. Collecting Used Mobility Equipment To Benefit Virginians In Need

    The Roanoke Valley's Foundation for Rehabilitation Equipment and Endowment (F.R.E.E) is asking Virginians to donate medical equipment that's no longer being used so those devices can be refurbished and donated to Virginia residents in need

  8. New Tool Offers Skilled Nursing Providers Guidance On Completing The CMS Facility Assessment

    Medline, a global medical supplier, and Providigm, the creator of the leading quality management system, abaqis, recently announced the launch of a new CMS Facility Assessment Tool to be unveiled at The AHCA/NCAL 68th Annual Convention & Expo in Las Vegas next week

  9. Anthem Blue Cross And Blue Shield In Ohio And Cleveland Clinic Collaborate To Deliver Integrated Care

    Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Ohio (Anthem) and the Cleveland Clinic are collaborating to offer the health insurance plan Anthem MediBlue Prime Select (HMO), a plan that carries a $0 monthly premium

  10. Covenant Health Works To Transform Elder Care Through Telemedicine Technology

    Covenant Health, a regional Catholic health delivery network and leader in values-based, not-for-profit healthcare, has introduced telemedicine technology at four of its skilled nursing facilities in New England, officials announced recently