Rest Homes and Long Term Care

David Navazio Announces the Opening of New Gentell Distribution Center in Boca Raton, FL

David Navazio Announces the Opening of New Gentell Distribution Center in Boca Raton, FL

Gentell President David Navazio announced the opening of the company's new distribution center in Boca Raton, FL. This operation will provide advanced wound care supplies to nursing homes throughout Florida and other southern states."This is part of our continuing effort…

Shannex Keeps Frontline Team Members Connected During COVID-19 with Help From iTacit Employee Software

Shannex Keeps Frontline Team Members Connected During COVID-19 with Help From iTacit Employee Software

Clear, honest and timely communication keeps Shannex’s more than 4,500 team members informed and engaged as they work on the front lines to protect more than 4,000 residents in retirement living and long term care communities in response to COVID-19. Shannex credits…

Bridges Crisis Management Launches COVID-19 Crisis Support Programs for Assisted Living Facilities

Bridges Crisis Management Launches COVID-19 Crisis Support Programs for Assisted Living Facilities

Bridges Crisis Management is a team of highly skilled technology, health care, and business professionals. The team’s mission is the provision of crisis support to Assisted Living Facilities to help them manage COVID-19 and communicable disease challenges safely and effectively.…

Senior Communities and Nursing Homes Use Accushield to Screen Visitors Based on Their Temperature

Senior Communities and Nursing Homes Use Accushield to Screen Visitors Based on Their Temperature

The CDC’s communication for all healthcare facilities regarding the COVID-19 outbreak includes the following recommendation: "Screen patients and visitors for symptoms of acute respiratory illness (e.g., fever, cough, difficulty breathing) before entering your healthcare facility." The Accushield visitor sign-in kiosk includes…

Synergy Medical Ensures End-to-End Patient Safety With SynMed® and MedEye®

Synergy Medical Ensures End-to-End Patient Safety With SynMed® and MedEye®

Synergy Medical today announced an exclusive partnership with MedEye. MedEye has been on the market in Europe since 2016 and has had significant success in preventing medication errors at the patient bedside, in both hospital and Long-Term Care settings. Given Synergy…

Money Task Force Gives Healthcare Providers and Consumers Access to Long-Term Care Stats and Data

Money Task Force Gives Healthcare Providers and Consumers Access to Long-Term Care Stats and Data

According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 48 percent of adults who are 65 or older will require long-term care for up to 12 months and 70 percent of those in that same age group will require…

Florida Agency for Health Care Administration Launches New Wound Education Program With Vohra Wound Physicians to Educate Over 350 Nurses Across the State

​​​​​​Today, Vohra Wound Care was awarded a grant by the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration to establish the Florida Wound Care Excellence Program for Skilled Nursing Facilities to improve the care of nursing home residents across the state. This program will train…

From Rock and Roll to Senior Living, Terrie Matthews Brings a 'Whole Lotta Love'

When she came to the Shepherd community in Pooler, Georgia, Terrie Matthews packed three important things: a big smile, a lifelong love of helping people and a healthy working knowledge of Led Zeppelin, The Supremes and AC/DC. Yes, she’s a…

St. Catherine's Village to Host Free Seminar on Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia on March 29

St. Catherine's Village to Host Free Seminar on Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia on March 29

At 2:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 29, St. Catherine’s Village will welcome Dr. Thomas Mosley to its Commons Activity Room for an hour-long educational seminar. While the program is free and open to the public, seating is limited so reservations…

Easycare Academy Launches Enhanced Digitally Enabled Assessment and Intervention Tool Focused on Supporting Older Adults  to Live Better as They Live Longer

Easycare Academy Launches Enhanced Digitally Enabled Assessment and Intervention Tool Focused on Supporting Older Adults to Live Better as They Live Longer

EasyCare Academy, S.A., today announced that it has launched an enhanced version of its digitally enabled person-centered assessment and intervention tool.  Respond 4.1 is a digitized questionnaire used to engage with older adults to help understand their specific concerns and…

Madison Chamber of Commerce Names St. Catherine's Village  Large Business of the Year

Madison Chamber of Commerce Names St. Catherine's Village Large Business of the Year

In January, Madison the City Chamber of Commerce named St. Catherine’s Village the city’s Large Business of the Year for 2017. Mayor Mary Hawkins Butler presented the award to Mary Margaret Judy, executive director; Felichia Fields, assistant executive director; and…

Post-Acute Care: The Next Frontier for Health Systems Under Risk, Black Book Survey Results

Post-Acute Care: The Next Frontier for Health Systems Under Risk, Black Book Survey Results

Black Book™ surveyed 2,068 providers of long-term and post-acute care (nursing homes, hospitals, short-term rehabilitation facilities, home health services, durable medical equipment/DME distributors, skilled nursing  and sub-acute facilities, and hospices) to help stakeholders of the provider industry identify strategic responses to address…

Centurion’s Disimpactor for Hospice Fecal Impaction Solution  Reduces Pain and Possible Admission to Emergency Department

Centurion’s Disimpactor for Hospice Fecal Impaction Solution Reduces Pain and Possible Admission to Emergency Department

Centurion Medical Products, a leader in medical product innovation and global patient care, now offers its DisImpactor® fecal impaction removal device for hospice patient care. Patient pain management and emotional comfort are part of a hospice’s primary mission. Centurion’s DisImpactor…

HospiceMed Introduces New E-Prescribing Solution for Hospice Agencies Across the U.S.

HospiceMed Introduces New E-Prescribing Solution for Hospice Agencies Across the U.S.

Today, HospiceMed, a technology leader in the hospice PBM industry, had the privilege of announcing the completion of electronic prescribing for controlled substances, or EPCS, using the Surescripts network. For the past two years, HospiceMed has provided innovative solutions built…

Nexus Health Systems Hires Nationally-Renowned Neuropsychiatrist Dr. David Williamson as Chief Medical Officer

Celebrating its 25th year of caring for patients with traumatic brain injuries across the country, Nexus Health Systems announces the appointment of nationally-renowned neuropsychiatrist Dr. David Williamson as Chief Medical Officer. Dr. Williamson, who trained at the University of Edinburgh,…

Exordium Networks, Inc., Celebrates 15th Anniversary and New Website Design

Founded in 2001 by VoIP technology innovator, Mohammed Khurrum, the team at Exordium Networks, Inc., is celebrating their 15th year of service, as well as the launch of a freshly designed website. The Texas-based company is proud to deliver a…

Shenandoah Terrace Brings Unrivaled Memory Care to New Market

Carter Properties is pleased to announce the opening of Shenandoah Terrace, a state-of-the-art memory care community. The 21-room facility will provide a safe and inviting home for individuals living with various forms of dementia. Located in New Market, VA, Shenandoah Terrace complements…

xTAG® Gastrointestinal Pathogen Panel (GPP) Now Available Through Accu Reference Medical Lab

​​​​​​Accu Reference Medical Lab adds a Luminex xTAG® Gastrointestinal Pathogen Panel (GPP) to its lineup of highly sensitive, rapid response diagnostic tests. Diarrhea disease strikes more than two billion times globally each year and is a leading cause of child…

IP Blue Names Procensis as Exclusive Healthcare Industry Distributor of Its Softphone and Push-to-Talk Product

​​​​​Procensis, a leader in mobility and network design solutions, has been named the exclusive healthcare industry distributor of the IP blue VoIP softphone and push-to-talk clients.  IP blue of Stuart, FL, is a recognized leader in Voice over IP (VoIP)…

Hipstreet Announces Project Simple Screen, Simplifying the PC and Tablet Experience for the Senior Population

Hipstreet today announced Project Simple Screen, a software solution made for the senior population with a design that simplifies the user experience on PC and tablets.  Project Simple Screen is designed with a new and exceptionally intuitive user interface, running…

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