Editors' Top 5, Week of August 22
Hearing Loss Can Creep Up on You Stealthily, With Disturbing Repercussions An estimated 25 percent of Americans between ages 60 and 69 have some degree of hearing loss, according to the President’s...
New Software Enables Efficient Management of Warfarin
MIDDLETOWN, N.J., (August 18, 2016)—ClotMD is the latest cloud-based application and mobile solution from BBMK Technologies, the company that is changing the health care industry one software product...
FirstLight Home Care Makes Inc. 5000 List for Second Time
CINCINNATI (August 18, 2016)—FirstLight Home Care, a national provider of non-medical homecare, has recently received acknowledgement as one of the fastest-growing privately held companies for 2016....
myAir Program Now Available on App Store
SAN DIEGO (August 18, 2016)—myAir, ResMed’s program for CPAP users to track their own sleep apnea treatment, is now available in the United States as an iOS app in the Apple App Store. Roughly 900...
Nominate a Homecare Champion Today
WASHINGTON, D.C. (August 18, 2016)—Do you know a champion for the HME profession? The AAHomecare is now accepting nominations for an AAHomecare member who has made an exceptional contribution to the...
AAHomecare Meets with Anthem and AIM Sleep Management
WASHINGTON, D.C. (August 18, 2016)—Laura Williard, AAHomecare’s senior director of payer relations, met with representatives of Anthem Blue Cross/Blue Shield and the AIM Sleep Management program to...
Philips Respironics Enters Purchasing Contract with Persante Health Care
MT. LAUREL, N.J. (August 17, 2016)—Philips Respironics, a global leader in sleep and respiratory care, announced a three-year purchasing contract with Persante Health Care in Mount Laurel, New Jersey...
Kindred Healthcare Experiences Success with New Record-Keeping Platform
SAN JOSE, Calif. (August 17, 2016)—Kindred Healthcare Inc. recently implemented an electronic health records system to 179 hospice locations within a 10-week period. The Louisville-based organization...
Modesto Oxygen Company Makes Inc. 5000 List
MODESTO, Calif. (August 17, 2016)—Home Oxygen Company, LLC of Modesto, California, was recognized as one of the fastest-growing companies in America by Inc. magazine listed at position 3343 on the...
AZMESA Making Transition to Better Serve the Southwest Region
PHOENIX (August 17, 2016)—The Arizona Medical Equipment Suppliers Association (AZMESA) announced on August 11, 2016 it is taking the opportunity to build on six consecutive years of membership growth...
Holocaust Survivors Have Opportunity to Age at Home through Grant
SILVER SPRING, Md. (August 17, 2016)—The Family & Nursing Care Foundation, a fund of the Community Foundation for Montgomery County, issued a $10,000 grant to Jewish Social Service Agency (JSSA)...
Cure Medical Unveils New Catheter for Women
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (August 16, 2016)—Cure Medical has unveiled their new Cure Ultra intermittent catheter for women who are seeking an easy-to-use, pre-lubricated catheter at an affordable price....
Responsive Respiratory Introduces MRI-Compatible Oxygen Products
ST. LOUIS (August 16, 2016)—Responsive Respiratory expands its high pressure offering to include MRI-compatible oxygen products. RRI’s new MRI compatible offering includes an MR conditional...
Editors' Top 5, Week of August 15
Assisted Living Residents With Dementia Prone To Abusing Others, Study Finds Assisted living residents who abuse other residents or staff are likely to have dementia or severe mental illness,...
Mediware Launches CareTend Platform for Specialty Pharmacies
LENEXA, Kan. (August 12, 2016)—Mediware Information Systems, Inc., a provider of comprehensive post-acute healthcare software, announces that the next release of CareTend is now available for the...