Several long-term care groups have taken issue with the Food and Drug Administration regarding draft repackaging guidance called "Repackaging of Certain Human Drug Products by Pharmacies and Outsourcing Facilities."
Vikus Corporation, which specializes in hiring software for senior care facilities, has released its Visibility upgrade as part of its new hire management platform.
SEMCO, a company focused on energy-efficient HVAC equipment, has introduced the ASCENDANT Series, a cooling and dehumidification hybrid system.
Real Time Medical Systems (RTMS) has recently launched Live Quality Measures (QMs).
Two Phoebe Services nurses have become the first in the U.S. to complete PointClickCare Certified Integrated Medication Management (IMM) certification.
Users of a new app called Manage My Pain will be providing data to a York University psychology study, researchers said.
Voters can still chime in for their choice for Ansell Cares HERO Nurse Service Award.
Construction on the newest community of Dominion Senior Living will begin soon in Bristol, TN.
The building of $19 million medical resort has begun in Indiana.
HHC Finance closed more than $210 million in HUD loan modifications for its clients due to their drop in interest rates in January.
The Food and Drug Administration said last week that type 2 diabetes medicines canagliflozin, dapagliflozin, and empagliflozin may lead to ketoacidosis.
STANLEY Healthcare has created the By Your Side customer support program for its senior living solutions.
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 has introduced InterQual® 2015, the latest edition of the company's decision-support solution.
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.
On the Move
Doug Leidig will be the new president and CEO of Asbury Communities Inc. He will begin June 1.
Sari Cattoni has been hired as a part of the SwimEx Inc. sales team.
Brian Marandola has been promoted to the associate executive director at Greenspring retirement community, where he will assist the executive director in several aspects of community management.
The Chicago office of McDonald Hopkins has appointed Emily A. Johnson as an associate in the firm's Business Department.
- New CMS Medicaid managed care rule introduced
- SNFs pay $3.8 million to settle false claims and overmedication charges
- OIG to investigate Part A billing, ED transfer practices by nursing homes
- Two employees charged in alleged $144,000 nursing home payroll scam
- CVS purchase of Omnicare to bring severe teeth gnashing