Product News

Ventas included in two benchmark lists

Ventas Inc. was recognized by two benchmarking organizations, the Dow Jones Sustainability™ North America Index (DJSI) and GRESB.

FDA clearance for non-invasive pulse oximeter

FDA clearance for non-invasive pulse oximeter

Masimo has received FDA 510(k) clearance and market release of Rad-97™ Pulse CO-Oximeter. This includes configurations with the integrated NomoLine™ capnography and noninvasive blood pressure (NIBP) measurement from SunTech Medical.

New wound care products added

New wound care products added

Dynarex has added several new products to its Advanced Wound Care line: The DynaRule™ Bullseye Measuring Guide, Retractable Tape Measure, SiliGentle™ AG Silver Foam Dressings and DynaSorb™ Super Absorbent Dressings.

Community adds new music system

The Village of Bedford Walk in Columbia, MO, has added the ELAN Entertainment & Control System. Residents can put their mobile devices in and and play their own music through the in-ceiling speakers in each room.

Pharmacy company announces integration

Enclara Pharmacia has announced its integration with Hospicelink.

Eight clients choose tech company

HCS announced it had signed eight new healthcare clients representing 28 hospitals and 20-plus additional care settings.

Virtual pharmacist app aims to reduce readmissions

Temasys Communications announced RxConcile has chosen its communications platform to power its virtual pharmacist app aimed at reducing patient readmissions with medication counseling.

CMS names clinician-support contractor

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has selected Telligen, in collaboration with prime contractor IMPAQ International and E4 Enterprise, as recipients of a five-year, $34.8 million order.

Smith/Packett Med-Com to purchase VA nursing home

Smith/Packett Med-Com LLC has signed a letter of intent to purchase a nursing home in Parksley, according to local reports.

Nursing home scheduled for White Plains

The Congress Cos. broke ground Sept. 7 on a $60 million, 160-bed skilled nursing facility in downtown White Plains, NY. EPIC Healthcare will operate the property.

LifeSpire of Virginia begins construction

LifeSpire of Virginia has started construction on the new 125,000-square-foot expansion of its Culpeper community.

Capsa Healthcare sold

Keystone Capital Inc.'s Capsa Healthcare has been sold to Levine Leichtman Capital Partners, Harris Williams & Co announced Monday.

New razor designed for assisted shaving

New razor designed for assisted shaving

Gillette has created what it is calling the first-ever razor, the Gillette TREO, designed for assisted shaving for men. The goal is to help home caregivers and professionals shave men who need assistance.

Workflow and management solution released

Workflow and management solution released

Hyland has launched OnBase Mackinac, which enables payer and provider organizations to securely exchange medical data and documentation electronically.

Laundry company creates Hurricane Harvey disaster relief program

Continental Girbau Inc. and its Houston distributor, Skyline Equipment Inc., have begun a disaster assistance program for Hurricane Harvey business victims.