The Walalight™ system, which simulates natural sunlight exposure and promotes regular circadian rhythms, won first place at the 2014 LINK Innovation Competition on Monday in Chicago.
MINOR's Low Sodium Gluten Free Base is available in chicken, beef and vegetable, Nestle Professional announced.
The Larson Electronics MDC-240-100MB-8X120 temporary power distribution system is now available for those who need to use power sources independently of a work area.
Vocoli, a Boston tech start-up, has created a digital suggestion box to increase employee engagement.
OnShift has created a configurable dashboard with scheduling task list. The "to-do" list allows user to prioritize scheduling tasks.
Bild & Company has announced a new look, logo and messaging to reflect its new marketing arm, the company announced.
AOD Software has bought Stratis Business Systems Inc., a home health and home care cloud-based software system.
PointRight Inc. has released PointRight® Pro 30™, an upgraded version of its tools to track and to reduce rehospitalization rates in long-term care facilities. The product was previously called OnPoint 30.
MatrixCare has become the first EHR system for post-acute and long-term care to license the Johns Hopkins Fall Risk Assessment Tool aimed at preventing falls.
Mount Miguel Covenant Village, a continuing care retirement community operated by Covenant Retirement Communities, broke ground on a $15 million construction project last week.
» HD Supply Facilities Maintenance has opened a new distribution center in Tampa, FL, making it the 44th center in the United States and Canada. There are additional Florida distribution centers in Jacksonville, Lakeland, Miami and Orlando.
The Food and Drug Administration has approved a medication for patients with acute bacterial skin and skin structure infections (ABSSSI) caused by bacteria that includes methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus.
A company with a tool related to prospect-centered sales for senior living communities announced it has raised another $750,000. It had previously raised an initial $1.5 million in cash and $1 million in contributed intellectual property.
» RosieConnect LLC announced integration with PointClickCare, allowing providers to deliver resident vital signs and weights directly into the company's EHR platform. By eliminating manual entry of vital signs and weights, providers can save time documenting, improve accuracy, and expedite the flow of critical clinical information from bedside to the resident's electronic chart, the company said. COMS Interactive also announced a partnership with PointClickCare in May.
Madison Edgar was named account executive for the public relations division of Forté Group, Inc., a Dallas agency that exclusively serves the senior care and senior living industry.
PDI has named Patrick Treacy as executive vice president of PDI and president of PDI Healthcare, the division supporting acute care, long-term care and other care facilities.
Professional Disposables International, Inc., (PDI) has named Peter Cempellin as executive vice president and chief operating officer.
Jackie Stone has been selected as the leader of a sales consulting practice at Varsity, a marketing communications agency in Pennsylva
John Campbell was recently appointed as facilities management director at The Samarkand.