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Product News

Bertlesmann buys Relias Learning

Bertelsmann, a media company based in Germany, said last week it is buying Relias Learning from its current owners, Vista Equity Partners and LLR Partners.

Acuity Brands introduces LED collection

Acuity Brands introduces LED collection

Acuity Brands says its new CanoeTM LED Pendant and Sconce Collection from Winona Lighting® can meet the needs of designers in unique spaces.

SwimEx debuts Triton Pool

SwimEx debuts Triton Pool

SwimEx Inc. has announced the Triton, the newest member of its line of fitness and therapy pools. It is available for the commercial and residential markets.

UniMac unveils washer-extractor series

UniMac unveils washer-extractor series

UniMac has introduced its UY soft mount washer-extractor series, available in 20- to 275-pound capacities.

AALTCN and P&G announce skin survey results

A majority of long-term care professionals surveyed said laundry care products that are gentle on skin is important to both them and their residents' comfort, according to a "Gentle on Skin" poll from P&G Professional and the American Association for Long Term Care Nursing.

The Experts

Four tips on making smarter purchasing decisions

Four tips on making smarter purchasing decisions

Rising drug costs and declining reimbursements significantly impact profits, and long-term care pharmacies today have to do more with less.

Fall into flu and norovirus prevention

Fall into flu and norovirus prevention

While many long-term care residents may be welcoming in the fall season by enjoying the cooler weather, changing leaves and apple cider, fall is also the time for long-term care facility managers and professionals to develop or dust off infection outbreak prevention plans.

LED lighting: What Is R9?

LED lighting: What Is R9?

Since the conception of LED lighting, the industry has made great strides to improve the color quality of the light source. Today, color quality is an important consideration when evaluating LED lighting for residential and light commercial applications. A color-rendering index for LED in the 80s is widely accepted as a good quality color performance, with Energy Star requiring a minimum of 80 for indoor fixtures.

Empowering patients to take charge

Empowering patients to take charge

Research supports the notion that engagement of patients in monitoring and managing their own healthcare elevates the patient's role from passive recipient to active director.

Using a GPS-like system for residents

Using a GPS-like system for residents

Many seemed geared toward traditional nursing homes, but I envisioned a different kind of care, and I felt I needed a different kind of technology.

Featured Listings

Anacapa Technologies, Inc.

Anacapa Technologies, Inc.

Anacapa Technologies, Inc. is a veteran-owned, federally certified small business based in San ...

Bulk TV Internet

Bulk TV  Internet

Bulk TV & Internet is a leading provider of television, Internet and phone ...

Chestnut Ridge Foam, Inc.

Chestnut Ridge Foam, Inc.

The CAREFLEX PHPFP Mattress is our most popular model within acute care and ...

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