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FDA warns about diabetes meds

The Food and Drug Administration said last week that type 2 diabetes medicines canagliflozin, dapagliflozin, and empagliflozin may lead to ketoacidosis.

STANLEY Healthcare launches customer program

STANLEY Healthcare launches customer program

STANLEY Healthcare has created the By Your Side customer support program for its senior living solutions.

New toilet systems are water efficient

New toilet systems are water efficient

Sloan has introduced new toilet systems that the company calls its "most water efficient products." They use 31% less than the 1.6 gpf EPA standard, company officials said.

McKesson Health Solutions unveils InterQual 2015

McKesson Health Solutions has introduced InterQual® 2015, the latest edition of the company's decision-support solution.

Whirlpool Corporation to acquire ADC

Whirlpool Corporation has agreed to buy American Dryer Corporation, a privately held company that manufactures and markets coin-operated, on-premise, industrial and specialty laundry equipment.

VorroHealth announces KeyHIE Transform opportunity

VorroHealth said its KeyHIE Transform solution will let providers qualify for grant funds related to health information.

Analytics group changes name

Analytics company Symphony Performance Health has changed its name to SPH Analytics, the company announced.

Granite sells two Texas senior housing facilities

Granite Investment Group announced it sold two senior housing properties near Austin, TX, for $23.4 million.

Cambridge Health and Rehabilitation Center announces enhancements

Cambridge Health and Rehabilitation Center in Texas has announced renovation plans.

Covenant Retirement Communities receives $135M

Covenant Retirement Communities (CRC) will be receiving two loans from Ziegler totalling $135 million.

Genesis HealthCare offers NADONA membership to all DONs

Genesis HealthCare announced it will provide membership to the National Association of Directors of Nursing Administration in Long Term Care (NADONA/LTC) to all its directors of nursing in each of its more than 500 skilled nursing centers.

3M introduces IV port dressing

3M introduces IV port dressing

3M Critical and Chronic Care Solutions has launched its new 3M™ Tegaderm™ CHG Chlorhexidine Gluconate I.V. Port Dressing for patients with port devices under their skin, who are connected to a catheter for the purpose of central venous infusions.

SCA launches Tork cloth

SCA launches Tork cloth

SCA, which makes the Tork brand of Away-from-Home hygiene products, has debuted a low-lint wiper for technical cleaning tasks involving sensitive surfaces.

McKnight's Tech Awards back for fourth year

Gold, Silver and Bronze winners will be recognized in five separate categories: 1) Quality through Technology, 2) Dignity through Technology, 3) the High Tech/High Touch Award, 4) the Innovator of the Year Award; and 5) the Transitions Award.

iTacit signs agreement with Seagate

Seagate Alliance and iTacit Healthcare have signed an agreement under which alliance members can use the workforce software company's tools.

On the Move

Asbury appoints Leidig

Asbury appoints Leidig

Doug Leidig will be the new president and CEO of Asbury Communities Inc. He will begin June 1.

SwimEx appoints Cattoni

SwimEx appoints Cattoni

Sari Cattoni has been hired as a part of the SwimEx Inc. sales team.

McDonald Hopkins appoints Johnson

McDonald Hopkins appoints Johnson

The Chicago office of McDonald Hopkins has appointed Emily A. Johnson as an associate in the firm's Business Department.

Anthem hires Ingram

Anthem hires Ingram

Anthem Memory Care named Shannon Ingram as vice president of sales and marketing, where she will oversee business development, strategic communications and the establishment of professional partnerships.