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2014-04-23 08:33:12

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. and JOHNSON CITY, Tenn., April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HealthSouth Corporation (NYSE: HLS) and Mountain States Health Alliance today announced they have signed an agreement to form a joint venture to own and operate the James H. & Cecile C. Quillen Rehabilitation Hospital in Johnson City, Tenn. The freestanding 26-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital will provide comprehensive physical rehabilitation to patients who have experienced stroke, trauma, brain and...

2014-04-23 08:32:50

Spreemo's Healthcare Platform Enables Better Care through Full Visibility of Cost and Quality. HOBOKEN, N.J., April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Spreemo, a cloud-based healthcare marketplace, today announced it expanded with statewide radiology coverage in California. Using predictive, quality-based modeling and online management tools, Spreemo empowers employers and carriers to improve care and reduce costs. "To improve healthcare and tackle rising costs, we need to shift from...

2014-04-23 08:32:06

Group of nationally recognized healthcare IT and policy leaders to provide strategic guidance BOSTON, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- QPID Health, an innovative provider of clinical intelligence software solutions, today announced the formation of the Company's first industry Advisory Board, which will provide insights on the concerns of healthcare leaders and guidance on corporate and product strategy. In the last year, the company has rolled out new products and expanded its...

2014-04-23 08:31:46

University of Utah Health Care was the first academic medial center to post physician reviews online in Dec. 2012 and continues to advance its system. SALT LAKE CITY, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As other health care systems around the country prepare to follow in the footsteps of University of Utah Health Care --the first hospital system in the country to post online physician reviews and comments --Utah's only academic medical center is reporting new data about the...

2014-04-23 08:30:54

With technology in place, or on the way, conference will air issues aimed at overcoming barriers to wider global adoption SAN DIEGO, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Wireless-Life Sciences Alliance (WLSA) said today that its ninth annual Convergence Summit here next month will focus on achieving broader global adoption of technology-enabled health care at a time when the pace of innovation in connected health and personal health solutions is accelerating....

2014-04-23 08:29:22

Senior Care Center is the First PACE Provider in San Bernardino and Riverside Counties SAN BERNARDINO, Calif., April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Academy Award® nominated actress and Hollywood icon Sharon Stone and Kish Rajan, director of business and economic development for Governor Jerry Brown, joined InnovAge today to celebrate the opening of its first Program of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE) center in California. Former state Senator Bill Emerson, who is currently the...

2014-04-23 08:28:47

PHILADELPHIA, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Stanson's next-generation clinical decision support and analytics solution fully integrates into EMRs, provides alerts to help providers keep care costs low, quality high Elsevier [http://www.elsevier.com ], a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, announced today an agreement to market Stanson Health's next-generation...

2014-04-22 23:13:15

Each Facility Exceeding All Nine 5-star Clinical Quality Measures Aliso Viejo, CA (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 Each year, U.S. News and World Report designates the "Best Nursing Home" award to facilities that have earned an overall Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) rating of five stars — the highest rating awarded by CMS. These advancements in nursing care are continually monitored by the CMS, and each year, state survey teams conduct health inspections. This 5-star...

2014-04-22 23:07:21

Real-Time Location Systems market report provides in-depth study & categorizes global market by Product, Application & Industry Vertical Technology. (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/real-time-location-systems-market-1322.html) (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 According to a new market research report of “Real-Time Location Systems (RTLS) Market By Product, Technology, Application, Industry Vertical (Healthcare, Logistics, Manufacturing, Retail) & Geography 2013 -...

2014-04-22 23:06:49

Senior care leader meets growing demand for in-home care services in greater Philadelphia and surrounding areas Pennsylvania, PA (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 Home Care Assistance of Philadelphia, a leading provider of non-medical, in-home senior care, recently opened doors to serve the greater Philadelphia community with its newest office. Located at 4275 County Line Road in The New Britain Village Square Shopping Center, the location is the 91st Home Care Assistance office in North America....