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  1. Vienna Nursing And Rehabilitation Center Leverages Insights From PointClickCare And Receives AHCA/NCAL Recognition
    10/9/2018

    AMERICAN HEALTHCARE ASSOCIATION (AHCA/NCAL) ANNUAL CONVENTION – Through leveraging data from an analytics solution from PointClickCare, Vienna Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, a California-based skilled nursing facility, was recognized by the American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL)

  2. Visiting Nurse Service & Hospice Of Suffolk Partners With HRS To Improve Patient Outcomes
    10/9/2018

    Visiting Nurse Service & Hospice of Suffolk (VNSHS) has recently launched a telehealth program with Health Recovery Solutions (HRS)

  3. Corporate Whistleblower Center Is Now Urging A Nursing Home Employee To Call About Rewards If They Have Proof Their Employer Is Getting Kickbacks From Healthcare Companies For Overbilling Medicare
    10/3/2018

    According to the Corporate Whistleblower Center, "We are urging a nursing home employee or a medical doctor with proof a healthcare company of any kind is paying kickbacks to a nursing home for extra special medical treatments for their Medicare or Medicaid patients to call us anytime at 866-714-6466

  4. Novant Health Leverages Wolters Kluwer’s Lippincott Solutions To Establish Nursing Care Standards And Exceed Quality Benchmarks
    10/2/2018

    Wolters Kluwer, Health announced recently that Novant Health is utilizing the Lippincott Solutions suite to advance its wide-ranging quality improvement initiatives focused on standardizing care across 15 acute care hospitals and medical centers in four U.S. states

  5. Lacuna Health And CareLinx Announce Strategic Partnership To Help Transform The Caregiver Marketplace
    10/1/2018

    Lacuna Health, a leading nationwide provider of registered nurse-led care engagement solutions, and CareLinx, a leading nationwide, tech-enabled caregiver marketplace, have announced a strategic partnership to improve access to affordable, coordinated, quality home care for families, large health systems, and insurance companies. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181001005858/en/ The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (“CMS”) recently announced a final rule allowing non-skilled in-home care services as a supplemental

  6. West Virginia RN Board Reminds RNs To Renew Their Nursing License Online Before October 31st Deadline
    9/27/2018

    The West Virginia Board of Examiners for Registered Professional Nurses (WV RN Board) would like to remind registered nurses that the deadline for license renewals is October 31st. The way to complete license renewal is online at the WV RN Board site: https://wvrnboard.wv.gov/. With just a few clicks, nurses can complete their renewal and submit their payment electronically. Revamped for 2018, the new renewal process allows Registered Nurses to instantly renew their license to

  7. Board Of Certification For Emergency Nursing Debuts New Brand Identity And Website
    9/27/2018

    The Board of Certification for Emergency Nursing (BCEN), the benchmark for nursing certification across the emergency spectrum, today debuted a new brand identity and a completely revamped website, now located at https://bcen.org, to better meet the needs of emergency, transport and trauma nurses pursuing board certification and more clearly communicate the value of board certification for nurses, healthcare teams, employers and patients

  8. University Of Washington’s MEDEX Teams With Swenson Healthcare To Provide Physician Assistant Clinical Training In Post-Acute Medicine
    9/25/2018

    MEDEX Northwest, The University of Washington’s Physician Assistant (PA) program, has partnered with Swenson Healthcare, PLLC to establish a clinical training program in post-acute medicine for Physician Assistants. The program is now underway with post-acute care facilities in Tacoma and the Puget Sound area. Under the supervision of Darren Swenson MD, CEO of Swenson Healthcare, MEDEX students gain hands-on experience with patients in real-world conditions at post-acute care facilities. This intensive program is designed

  9. Sonas Home Health Care Has Acquired Advanced Nursing Solutions
    9/20/2018

    Sonas Home Health Care ("Sonas"), a portfolio company of Boyne Capital, has successfully completed its acquisition of Advanced Nursing Solutions ("ANS" or "Company"). ANS, a Tampa-based pediatric home-care provider, has served medically fragile children in the Tampa Bay area for over 20 years

  10. Notify Launches Software-As-A-Service Offering Of Nurse Call System
    9/19/2018

    Notify, an innovative mobile call and alert system uniquely designed for senior communities, recently announced the launch of its software-as-a-service (SaaS) offering that combines everything a community needs in a nurse call system into one easy-to-use mobile app