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Thursday 18th December 2014

Rhode Island Primary Care and UnitedHealthcare Collaborate to Improve Patient Care in Rhode Island

More than 15,000 UnitedHealthcare employer-sponsored health plan participants in Rhode Island have access to improved care coordination and enhanced health services Rhode Island Primary Care Physicians Corporation (RIPCPC) and UnitedHealthcare have launched an accountable care organization (ACO) to improve care coordination and provide enhanced health ...

Hippel Named Chief Financial Officer At Senior Lifestyle Corporation

CHICAGO, Dec. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Steven T. Hippel, has been named Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Chicago-based Senior Lifestyle Corporation (www.seniorlifestyle.com), a diversified senior living company that operates, develops and acquires communities throughout the country. Senior Lifestyle's operations encompass all levels of care including independent living, assisted living, memory car...

Physicians Practice App Offers Revenue Boosting Tips

NORWALK, Conn., Dec. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UBM Medica US today announced that Physicians Practice, the award-winning practice management resource for physicians and medical office staff, released the latest issue of its free tablet application, available from the App Store. This issue, Facing the Figures, includes results from our 2014 Physician Compensation Survey – providing val...

Ascom Signs OEM Agreement with Turkish Telecom Company Karel

Ascom Wireless Solutions, a leading international provider of on-site wireless communications for critical business applications, has entered an original equipment manufacturer (OEM) agreement to supply a professional wireless IP-DECT solution for Karel Electronics, Turkey’s largest private branch exchange (PBX) telecom manufacturer and the third largest...

Texas Family Sues Medical Center Arlington Over Young Mother's Brain Damage

DALLAS, Dec. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The family of a 29-year-old mother of two from Burleson, Texas, has filed a medical negligence lawsuit against Medical Center Arlington, the same hospital where the woman had worked as a surgical technician for eight years. The lawsuit says the victim was deprived of oxygen for more than a half-hour and suffered permanent brain damage when her breathing t...

Vivacare Launches 'Find a Dermatologist' Directory That Features Dermatology Professionals Committed to Patient Education

Vivacare launches the new Find a Dermatologist Directory to help patients identify dermatology professionals in their vicinity. The Directory highlights dermatologists who share patient education resources and their own professional wisdom with patients. Berkeley, CA (PRWEB) December 18, 2014 Vivacare, a leading provider of patient education services to medical practices, today announced the laun...

Nursing Home Complaint Center Urges Family Members of Texas Nursing Home Who Have Died From Sepsis or Septic Shock to Call the Hotze Runkle Law Firm Immediately

WASHINGTON, Dec. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Nursing Home Complaint Center is urging the adult children, or family members of a patient in a nursing home, or skilled nursing facility anywhere in Texas to call the Austin based law firm of Hotze Runkle at 877-919-0830 immediately, if the nursing home patient has been diagnosed with sepsis, or septic shock, and or if th...

Bronx Nursing Home, Gold Crest Care Center, Offers Some Tips to Beat the Winter Blues

NEW YORK, Dec. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The winter season officially starts in just a few days. This time of year, while beautiful, also poses its challenges. As the weather gets colder, the days get shorter. These shorter days can really take a toll on your mental energy and positive attitude. Seasonal Affect Disorder, or SAD, affects millions of people every winter. Luckily, there are ways ...

AdCare Health Systems Refinances Georgia Property, Reduces Interest Expense

ATLANTA, Dec. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AdCare Health Systems, Inc. (NYSE MKT: ADK), (NYSE MKT: ADK.PRA), a leading long-term care provider, today announced that, as part of its ongoing strategic plan to transition from an owner and operator of healthcare facilities to a healthcare property holding and leasing company, it has closed credit facility agreements securing long-term financing for Mt. Ke...

Pomegranate Health Systems opens additional residential beds for teen psychiatric patients.

Pomegranate added two additional ten bed units, additional office and storage space in a recent facility expansion. Transitional outpatient service for its acute hospital set to open in January. Columbus, Ohio (PRWEB) December 18, 2014 Angela Nickell, CEO, announced that Pomegranate Health Systems of Central Ohio, Inc. has completed the expansion of its psychiatric hospital and residential treat...

Aviv REIT Announces Closing Of $305 Million Acquisition

CHICAGO, Dec. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aviv REIT, Inc. ("Aviv" or the "Company") (NYSE: AVIV) announced today that it acquired 28 properties (plus an office building) for $305 million from Diamond Senior Living, LLC, a subsidiary of General Electric Credit Corporation of Tennessee (itself a subsidiary of General Electric Capital Corporation).  All of the 28 properties are currently triple-net...

V101 Management Services utilizes gEHRiMed™ EHR solution to support population health management

ASHEVILLE, N.C., Dec. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- V101 Management Services has selected gEHRiMed™ as its Electronic Health Record (EHR) solution. V101 Management Services specializes in providing clinical oversight, education, and enhanced medical protocols and programming to our contracted partners, resulting in improved clinical care delivery for patients. V101 has become the industry st...

Wednesday 17th December 2014

NHI Completes Acquisition of Eight Communities for $476 Million

National Health Investors, Inc. (NYSE:NHI) announced today it has closed the previously announced transaction to acquire eight senior housing communities for $476 million. All eight communities are leased to Senior Living Communities, LLC (“SLC”) and will continue to be managed by an SLC affiliate. The 15-year master lease equates to an initia...

Ativa Medical Micro Lab Achieves Breakthrough Complete Blood Count Test Results

Test Results from Ativa Point-of-Care System Comparable to Larger, Pricier Central Lab Systems Ativa Medical, developer of the world’s first diagnostic micro lab to help clinicians make immediate treatment decisions, announced complete blood count (CBC) test results comparable in accuracy to central laboratory CBC tests. A 100-patient...

South Bascom Pediatrics in Los Gatos Joins Stanford Children’s Health Network of Care

Stanford Children’s Health, the largest Bay Area health-care enterprise with an exclusive focus on children and expectant women, announced today that

University of Kansas Medical Center Joins with Sprint and Techstars to Advance Mobile Health Innovation

Sprint (NYSE: S), Techstars and the University of Kansas Medical Center today announced they will be working together to support mobile health startups. KU Medical Center will lend mentorship and expertise to early-stage companies whose products focus on increasing the accessibility to quality health care services at next spring’s Sprint Mobile Health Ac...

Nebraska’s Fremont Family Care Wins 2014 HIMSS Davies Award

eClinicalWorks’ Customer Demonstrates Improvement in Care Outcomes with Electronic Health Records eClinicalWorks®, a leader in ambulatory healthcare IT solutions, is pleased to congratulate Nebraska’s

GENEX Develops Ebola Guidelines for the Workers’ Comp Industry

Protocols among first specifically focused on infected workers As health care experts worldwide work diligently to curb the spread of the deadly Ebola virus, GENEX Services, LLC (GENEX), one of the nation’s largest providers of managed care services, is doing its part by issuing one of the first workers’ compensation-specific clinical gui

Global Healthcare REIT Signs Agreement to Purchase Four Facilities

Company Interest in Properties Increases to 15 Facilities Global Healthcare REIT, Inc. (the “Company” or “Global”) (GBCS) today announced that effective December 16, 2014, the Company executed four Purchase and Sale Agreements to acquire four healthcare facilities in Texas with a total of 615 beds. The aggregate purchase price for the four faci...

Dabo Health Names Robert V. Stanek CEO and Expands National Presence

Signals next phase of expansion with hospitals and healthcare providers to improve the quality of patient care, reduce costs, and maximize reimbursement. Philadelphia, PA and San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) December 17, 2014 Dabo Health today announced that Robert V. Stanek is the company’s new Chief Executive Officer, succeeding Camilo Barcenas who will now serve as Founder and Chief Development Off...

Fred L. Brown Elected Chairman Of Supplemental Health Care

PARK CITY, Utah, Dec. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Supplemental Health Care, a premier nationwide healthcare staffing company, today announced that Fred L. Brown has been elected Chairman of the firm's Board of Directors and Joe O'Neill has been elected Vice-Chairman.  Brown's distinguished healthcare career includes two decades of leadership at hospitals and health organizations in the St...

Specialist nurse starts new alcohol role at Midlands hospital

A specialist nurse is to lead initiatives at Queen’s Hospital in Burton aimed at preventing alcohol-related illnesses and providing support for patients who want to cut down on drinking.

Urgent Care X-Ray Image Database is First of Its Kind

Atlanta, GA, December 17, 2014 --(PR.com)-- The Institute of Urgent Care Medicine, a leader in urgent care education, has partnered with national teleradiology company Teleradiology Specialists to produce the only comprehensive online database of urgent care X-ray images. This is the first database to provide easy, point-of-care X-ray comparison and reference to images of pathology frequently enc...

Healthcare Staffing Agency Aureus Medical Announces Top Job Searches for November 2014

Aureus Medical Group has released its November 2014 results for the healthcare careers most searched online via its website. Aureus Medical is a leading medical staffing agency specializing in travel nursing jobs, physical therapy jobs, occupational therapy jobs and other allied health medical careers. Omaha, NE (PRWEB) December 17, 2014 Aureus Medical Group, a leading healthcare staffing company...

Findings on insomnia in children and cancer

College of Nursing colleagues Ellyn Matthews, PhD, RN, AOCNS, CBSM, Madalynn Neu, PhD, RN, and Paul Cook, PhD, have published research findings on sleep among children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) and their mothers.


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