Product News

HealthcareSource acquires Vikus

HealthcareSource® has bought Vikus Corporation, which supplies more than 3,000 facilities with software for hiring and retaining senior living employees.

New linens debut

New linens debut

Encompass Group LLC has added the Performance RX sheeting line for healthcare customers.

Disaster tools released

Disaster tools released

Disaster Management Systems announced a line of solutions for nursing homes and long-term care facilities to meet Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services standards.

PharMerica shareholders approve merger

PharMerica Corporation said this week the majority of outstanding shares of PharMerica common stock voted to approve the adoption a merger.

Social workers given CE option

Medicare Interactive (MI) Pro, an online Medicare curriculum powered by the Medicare Rights Center, is now available for social workers.

Pharmacy in Iowa enters partnership

Guardian Pharmacy Services announced Right Dose Pharmacy in Iowa will become a Guardian pharmacy.

Care collaboration company nets $47.5 million in funding

Collective Medical has secured $47.5 million in Series A funding, the care collaboration company announced.

Senior living suite receives updates

Yardi® has updated its Yardi® Senior Living Suite with the introduction of the RENTCafé® Senior Living Resident app.

Summit Healthcare REIT buys six facilities

Summit Healthcare REIT Inc. bought six skilled nursing, assisted living and independent living facilities in Iowa on Nov. 8.

New nursing home approved by voters

Voters in La Junta, CO, agreed to a one percent sales tax increase to build a new nursing home in their community, according to local reports.

COMS and PointClickCare announce integrated solution

COMS Interactive and PointClickCare announced a collaboration during the latter's summit this week in Orlando. Providers can now access COMS Care Content in the PointClickCare EMR.

CPAP nightstands created to store equipment

CPAP nightstands created to store equipment

Continuous Positive Airway Pressure machines can be challenging to store, so a furniture company has created a specific nightstand designed for those with sleep apnea.

Medical device launched

Medical device launched

Claris Healthcare, a Washington-based company, has launched Claris Reflex, a medical device and patient monitoring system for orthopedic needs.

New solution addresses post-acute care intake process

Cantata Health was chosen by Ernest Health to standardize the intake process at 18 of the healthcare provider's 25 post-acute care facilities, the company announced.

Adaptive learning platform released

Relias has launched Relias Onboarding, an adaptive learning platform for nurse onboarding.