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Aviv REIT offers public stock

Aviv REIT announced the public offering of 8 million shares of common stock at a public offering price of $24.10 per share.

NCAL unveils 2014 Assisted Living Week logo

NCAL unveils 2014 Assisted Living Week logo

The National Center for Assisted Living is encouraging communities to use the 2014 "The Magic of Music" logo to celebrate National Assisted Living Week.

New healthcare educational catalog available

New healthcare educational catalog available

Nasco has released its 2014-2015 Health Care Educational Materials catalog, which focuses on training with versatile medical procedure simulators.

New lighting controls offer options for design

New lighting controls offer options for design

Cree SmartCast™ Technology is promoting a new group of simple, self-programming wireless lighting control system that reduces energy consumption.

Grace Healthcare, Senior Lifestyle Corporation choose Redilearning

Grace Healthcare and Senior Lifestyle Corporation have both chosen Redilearning for new technology services.

Remedi SeniorCare receives Ohio approval for interface with Optimus

Remedi SeniorCare has achieved certification of a bidirectional interface through HL7 messaging protocols with Optimus EMR for long-term care facilities within Ohio.

Apollo Safety forms special healthcare division

Apollo Safety has formed a new healthcare division with offerings related to gas detection equipment, maintenance and monitoring.

Briggs Healthcare announces partnership with myCNAjobs

Briggs Healthcare is partnering with myCNAjobs, a company specializing in caregiver recruitment.

ViaQuest acquires Indiana operations of TriStar Home Health and Hospice

TriStar Home Health and Hospice, an Indiana division of Trilogy Health Services LLC, has been sold to ViaQuest Inc. The terms were not disclosed.

LaSalle Group opens Oklahoma Autumn Leaves memory care community

Autumn Leaves of Edmond is the first Autumn Leaves memory care community to open in the Oklahoma City area, according to parent company The LaSalle Group.

Vendor News

CompanyBriefs

» American HealthTech has launched comprehensive ICD-10 educational and support resources, available to its customer base via its MyHealthTech portal. Resources include an ICD-10 training schedule, webinar series, monthly e-newsletter, spotlight website and personal support services, plus setting up meetings with customers.

Pharma companies embrace branding

Big pharmaceutical companies are exploring "brand personality" in their marketing strategies, according to new research.

Home care sensor market may be $1.2 billion by 2018

Home care sensor market may be $1.2 billion by 2018

Just like the markets for skilled nursing and assisted living, demand for sensors in home care is expected to jump in the next five years.

CompanyBriefs

» Relias Learning has acquired the Hospice Education Network from the principals of Weatherbee Resources. This will add more than 160 hospice and palliative care courses to the company's catalog. Weatherbee Resources will continue to provide regulatory products and services for hospices and will work closely with Relias, the company said. HEN was launched in 2007.

On the Move

Maytag selects DeJong

Maytag selects DeJong

Eric DeJong is a new senior product manager at Maytag Commercial Laundry. He will oversee all new product development for the division.

Beal promoted to Kindred Nursing Center Division President

Beal promoted to Kindred Nursing Center Division President

Michael W. Beal is the new president of the Kindred Healthcare, Inc. Nursing Center Division. He will be on the executive committee.

Blueprint Healthcare adds associate

Blueprint Healthcare adds associate

Connor Doherty has joined Chicago-based Blueprint Healthcare Real Estate Advisors as an associate.

Doerhoff promoted at Life Care Centers

Doerhoff promoted at Life Care Centers

Eric Doerhoff was promoted to become vice president of the Life Care Centers' Central Division. He will oversee 35 facilities in Indiana, Kansas, Missouri and Nebraska, and began April 1.

Bare promoted at Premier Senior Living

Bare promoted at Premier Senior Living

Dawn Bare has been promoted to the corporate director of sales and marketing at Premier Senior Living, which has headquarters in New York City.

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