A germ-zapping robot called Xenex is effective in cleaning hospital rooms and stopping the spread of superbugs, according to new research.
Accutech Security announced Response Care has developed an integration with the ResidentGuard LS 2400 wandering system.
Worcester Polytechnic Institute investigators have developed an advanced smartphone application, called Sugar, for those with diabetes. The app can measure status of chronic foot ulcers.
Creative Health Care Management is rebranding and will operate as Vertis Therapy moving forward, the company announced.
Gentell Inc. announced its latest version of Gentell Wound Advisor, 3.15.1, has been released.
PointClickCare has made its Secure Conversations feature available to the Canadian market, the software vendor announced.
Betco Corporation® is moving its headquarters and manufacturing facilities from Toledo to Bowling Green, OH. The move southward is scheduled to be completed by late 2015.
ACTS Retirement-Life Communities is putting $300 million over the next three years into renovations.
The Avamere Family of Companies has bought Necanicum Village Senior Living Community in Oregon, which is now Avamere at Seaside.
Oak Grove Capital announced a $25.5 million loan for Martin Luther Campus in Minnesota.
The Food and Drug Administration approved its first biosimilar product in March, opening the door for more costly drug alternatives.
Long-term care providers are increasingly turning to technology that can recruit or track new hires, with the latest system coming from OnShift.
naviHealth, a post-acute care management company, has announced a partnership with HCR ManorCare.
A new extended-release tablet with hydrocodone was launched in the United States at the end of January.
On the Move
Robert C. Davis has started as The Osborn's new chief financial officer and treasurer.
John M. Woodward will be the new chief executive officer at Front Porch in California.
Diana Kerwin, M.D., has been appointed the medical director of the memory care program at Presbyterian Village North. She will oversee residents in memory care, all clinical practices, cognitive therapy and memory care research.
Tracy S. Maziek has moved to Oxford Finance LLC to lead its healthcare services lending division.
Joe Graham will be the new Director of Continuing Care at Charlestown Retirement Community
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