July 21, 2008
TeleHealth Services and Vocollect Healthcare Systems Announce Reseller Agreement
PITTSBURGH, July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Vocollect Healthcare Systems, Inc. and TeleHealth Services, a leading provider of integrated communications solutions for the healthcare market, announce a strategic partnership, whereby TeleHealth will resell AccuNurse voice-assisted care to deliver broadened solutions for the needs of its customer base. The addition of AccuNurse to TeleHealth's family of interactive solutions enables TeleHealth customers to leverage voice-assisted care as part of the overall solution, with the ability to provide better quality of care for their residents while significantly improving facilities' bottom lines.
"Voice-assisted care is among the most innovative solutions for the long-term care market, and our interface with AccuNurse complements our mission to expand resources to meet the complete needs of long-term care facilities," said Dan Nathan, Vice President and General Manager of TeleHealth Services. "Our partnership with Vocollect Healthcare Systems fits seamlessly into this mission, as we focus efforts on identifying the best products that will enable us to broaden our offerings and give our customers more choice for implementing the best workflow-enhancing solutions available.""TeleHealth Services customers can now rely on voice-assisted care to deliver even higher levels of care to their residents, while also improving bottom-line performance," said James Quasey, President of Vocollect Healthcare Systems. "Facilities in long-term care will benefit from the partnership between our two organizations by having the ability to customize the best solution to support facility-wide, resident-centered services at the point-of-care. For TeleHealth Services, the strategic relationship empowers the company to productively evolve according to the changing needs of its customer base, which is a perfect complement to its customer service-based mission."
About TeleHealth Services
TeleHealth Services, headquartered in Raleigh, NC, is the nation's leading provider of integrated communications solutions for the healthcare market: bedside access to entertainment, education and services; patient and staff video-on-demand education systems; hospital-grade televisions and accessories; education and entertainment content; as well as installation, maintenance and financing services. TeleHealth Services is a division of Telerent Leasing Corporation, which has been headquartered in Raleigh, North Carolina, since its founding in 1957. Telerent itself is a wholly owned subsidiary of ITOCHU International, Inc., a U.S. company based in New York City. For more information on TeleHealth Services, call 800-733-8610. http://www.telehealth.com/
About Vocollect Healthcare Systems
Vocollect Healthcare Systems, a subsidiary of Vocollect, Inc. brings the power of voice to caregivers in long-term care facilities. Using simple spoken dialog, staff hear care plan details and document activities as they are completed, using the most natural form of communication available: voice. This results in more proactive care, lower operating costs, and higher reimbursements. Vocollect(R) is a registered trademark of Vocollect, Inc.; AccuNurse(R) is a registered trademark of Vocollect Healthcare Systems. http://www.accunurse.com/
Vocollect Healthcare Systems, Inc.
CONTACT: Jennifer Clement of Vocollect Healthcare Systems, Inc.,+1-412-825-5336, [email protected]
Web site: http://www.telehealth.com/http://www.accunurse.com/