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CMS to allow use of smartphone apps with glucose monitors

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services recently announced that Medicare will now support the simultaneous use of smartphone applications with continuous glucose monitors.

Medical device company launches dedicated LTC division

Arjo is launching its own dedicated long-term care division.

Aging services TV and internet provider announce merger

Bulk TV & Internet is merging with another player in the field.

LTC locating service eyes rapid growth, with 20 franchises on tap

A company that helps elders to locate long-term care options in their community is targeting rapid growth, with plans to hit 100 locations by the year's end.

Skilled care powerhouse partners with Fortune 500 company to tackle population health

A sizeable staffing agency and provider of skilled nursing care is teaming with a Fortune 500 company, aiming to better arm nurses with crucial information.

'Large-scale' LTPAC provider picks new tech vendor

A sizeable provider of long-term, post-acute care services has selected MatrixCare as its new electronic health record platform vendor.

Shoes equipped with GPS tracking

Shoes equipped with GPS tracking

Vigil has announced the availability of new shoes designed to help residents from becoming lost.

New adjustable electric beds

New adjustable electric beds

Drive DeVilbiss announced two new adjustable beds to its product offerings.

NIC, data analytics vendor team up to help with skilled-nursing benchmarking

NIC, data analytics vendor team up to help with skilled-nursing benchmarking

The National Investment Center for Seniors Housing & Care is teaming up with a data analytics vendor, aiming to help the skilled-nursing field to measure itself up against the competition.

A new wound care app for nurses

There is a new forum for wound care nurses who are looking for help from their peers.

$52M loan helps CCRC to renovate, reconfigure campus

An East Coast investment bank is delivering a big boost to one continuing care retirement community renovating and reconfiguring its campus.

LTC pharmacy provider makes first foray into Wisconsin

One of the country's largest long-term care pharmacy companies just got a little bigger, following its first foray into Wisconsin.

Respiratory device manufacturer acquired

A Los Angeles-based manufacturer of respiratory devices for skilled nursing providers is under new ownership.

Home care provider, tech company provide SNFs with window into patients' lives

A provider of home-based healthcare services has found a technology partner, hoping to give skilled nursing and other providers a window into their patients' lives following discharge.

Diabetes testing simplified

Diabetes testing simplified

Abbott has announced the availability of a new diabetes testing system, which can give providers results in just minutes.