Placing a stent to keep a neck artery open is as effective as invasive neck surgery for long-term prevention of strokes, according to results from a European trial.
Honeywell has launched the HomMed Genesis DM™ v4.15, a new version of the remote patient monitor with new peripheral devices.
The National Kidney Foundation has debuted My Food Coach, an interactive nutrition panel meant to allow people to easily manage nutritional requirements.
JUSE, a Silicon Valley start-up, has announced the first consistently powered solar nano case for smartphones.
Medline Industries announced a partnership with Telemedicine Solutions and the WoundRounds wound management solution.
PointRight Inc. and COMS Interactive announced plans to join forces with clinical, sales and marketing resources.
Briggs Healthcare has a partnership with CareVoyant, a software solution for home care, long-term care and outpatient facilities.
PointClickCare has added Condition Evaluation to its eINTERACT certified tool, the company announced.
Capital Senior Living Corporation will begin using Redilearning's professional development tools.
Capital One Bank has served as purchaser and placement agent of a $24 million private taxable revenue bond to affiliates of Revera Inc.
» Healthsense Inc. raised $10 million from Mansa Capital. Mansa Capital Managing Partner and Chief Investment Officer Ruben King-Shaw Jr. will join the Healthsense Board of Directors.
Relias Learning announced second quarter results for 2014 that reflected its expansion into new markets.
LeadingAge's Center for Aging Services Technologies released its 2014 version of a tool to enable long-term providers to choose the best electronic health record for their needs.
» Optimus EMR announced it will include INTERACT 3.0 in upcoming release. The tool will be an embedded part of its Clinical Decision Support Module. Customers attending the Optimus Information Exchange in October will be able to hear additional details.
Alison Yesilcimen will be the new president at Catalyst, a company that created Catalyst oneMAR®, a cloud-based electronic MAR software.
Gregory Pool-Dayan, RN, MSN, has started as the administrator of the Bronx Division at Jewish Home Lifecare.
Lisa Silvers has been hired as Berkadia Commercial Mortgage's vice president in the Seniors HOusing and Healthcare Group.
Jayne Sallerson has been appointed Chief Operating Officer of Sherpa, a company with a customer relationship management software that works as a sales conversion tool.
James McKie is the new vice president of operations at Elder Care Alliance, a system of assisted living and memory care communities in the San Francisco Bay area.