Product News

New rehab company to debut in 2017

Drive DeVilbiss Healthcare will combine three of its rehab companies to form one organization known as Inspired by Drive, effective in January.

Rotating clamp allows for more load capacity

Rotating clamp allows for more load capacity

Packline has released a new rotating clamp considered ideal for clean rooms.

Monitoring tool released, geared to reducing falls and readmissions

Monitoring tool released, geared to reducing falls and readmissions

EarlySense has released InSight™, a new product line extension for skilled nursing facilities that want to reduce hospital readmissions and falls.

Clinical and payment option released

McKesson Health Solutions has debuted its ClaimsXten™ Policy Management, a new clinical and payment management solution.

INTERACT licensing announced

Pathway Health has entered into an exclusive licensing agreement with Florida Atlantic University to provide INTERACT ® training, education, management,consulting services, including INTERACT™ 4.0 for Skilled Nursing Facilities, INTERACT™ 1.0 for Assisted Living and INTERACT™ 1.0 for Home Health.

New senior living solution released

American HealthTech has announced the commercial launch of its new senior living solution powered by ALIS. The product provides detailed electronic care records for seniors as they move among assisted living and skilled nursing facilities, continuing care retirement communities, rehabilitation centers and more, the company said.

EHR company announces Canadian wound care partnership

SigmaCare has entered into a strategic partnership with Health Outcomes Worldwide, a Canadian e-health software solution company.

Design group opens showroom

The Avigail Eisenstadt Design Group has opened a showroom near its office at 120 Craft Street in Inwood, NY.

Rehab system launched

It's Never 2 Late announced a therapy-specific system called iN2L Rehab at the recent American Health Care Association's annual conference.

New SNF underway in Nevada

The Calida Group is developing a two-story skilled nursing facility in Henderson, NV, according to local reports.

Illinois nursing home receives upgrades

A rehab-to-home wing and therapy gym are among the improvements being made to a Illinois skilled nursing facility, according to local reports.

Respiratory medicine company closes $21.5 million in financing

Propeller Health has closed $21.5 million in Series C financing, which includes 3M Ventures as a new investor.

Wrist monitors aren't as effective as chest-worn heart monitors, researchers find

As fitness trackers surge in popularity, a new study finds that chest-worn heart monitors are more accurate than wrist-worn monitors.

Wound smartphone app released

Wound smartphone app released

PointClickCare has released a skin and wound smartphone app that is integrated into its EHR platform.

Update to tablet counter devices released

Update to tablet counter devices released

Kirby Lester, a division of Capsa Solutions LLC, said it has released an update to its tablet counter devices, KL1 and KL1Plus, for retail, hospital outpatient and LTC pharmacies.