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  1. Netsmart Technology Boosts Census And Bottom Line With Electronic Referral Management

    Cantex Continuing Care Network (Cantex) and Diakon Lutheran Social Ministries (Diakon), together with Netsmart, have announced the successful launch of an industry breakthrough solution, Netsmart Referral Manager.

  2. Humana Expands Reach Of Value-Based Orthopedic Specialty Care To Benefit More Humana Medicare Advantage Members

    Leading health and well-being company Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) announced that value-based orthopedic specialty care is available for more of its Medicare Advantage members than ever before, with the participation of additional providers in Humana’s bundled payment models for spinal fusion surgeries and hip or knee joint replacement procedures. Humana Announces Second Group of Participants in Spinal Fusion Episode-Based Model Launched earlier this year, Humana’s Spinal Fusion Episode-Based Model is designed specifically to provide

  3. Global Healthy Living Foundation Fights For Medicaid Expansion For Chronic Disease Patients

    The Global Healthy Living Foundation continues to advocate for access to health care for chronic disease patients in response to new guidance provided in late 2018 by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and U.S. Department of the Treasury allowing for states to apply for waivers under Section 1332 of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Section 1332 waivers allow states to waive specified provisions of the ACA, provided the state’s waiver plan

  4. Thrive Senior Living Expands Footprint With Acquisition Of Savannah Commons

    Thrive Senior Living is pleased to announce the company’s acquisition of Savannah Commons, a senior living community in historic Savannah, Georgia. The purchase – which took place in early June – marks a significant benchmark for the bold industry leader: Savannah Commons will be the largest community operated by Thrive to date.

  5. GE Healthcare Selects InTouch Health To Provide Virtual Communication Capabilities For Its Virtual Care Solution: Mural

    InTouch Health, ranked 2019 Best in KLAS for Virtual Care Platforms, and GE Healthcare today announced an agreement to embed InTouch Health’s virtual communication capabilities within Mural, GE Healthcare’s recently launched virtual care solution. Mural supports various virtual care models by aggregating, synchronizing and displaying application data from multiple sources across care areas. “By embedding InTouch’s virtual presence communications capabilities into Mural, we further enhance the strength of our virtual care solution,” said GE

  6. Weitz To Break Ground On Second Arizona State Veteran Home

    The Weitz Company and Arizona Department of Veterans’ Services will celebrate the groundbreaking of a second veteran home on Saturday in Yuma, Arizona. The two organizations broke ground June 1 on a separate veteran home in Flagstaff, Arizona. Both projects are part of a vision the Arizona Department of Veterans’ Services implemented to increase independent and assisted living options to support and care for military veterans throughout Arizona. Flagstaff and Yuma will collectively add

  7. Tennessee Management Company Improves Patient Care With American HealthTech

    American HealthTech (AHT), a wholly owned subsidiary of CPSI and a leading provider of electronic health records (EHR) for the post-acute and senior living markets, recently announced that Twin Rivers Health and Rehabilitation (Twin Rivers), a recently launched Tennessee-based management company, has selected and implemented the AHT solution across their organization.

  8. Capital Caring Selects Netsmart EHR To Enhance And Integrate Hospice Person-Centered Care

    Healthcare IT partner Netsmart announced its recent partnership with hospice and palliative care provider, Capital Caring. The Virginia-based healthcare organization selected Netsmart services and solutions to enrich person-centered care in hospice and palliative care by enhancing the clinician experience through improved workflows and access to the complete historical patient health record. As staffing shortages and retention continue to present challenges for hiring and retaining top clinical talent, user experience and satisfaction are key focuses

  9. NHI Provides $10.8 Million Construction Loan For Wisconsin Assisted Living/Memory Care Facility

    National Health Investors, Inc. (NYSE: NHI) announced today it will fund a $10.8 million construction loan for a 66-bed assisted living and memory care community located in Oshkosh, Wisconsin. Construction on the facility is expected to begin immediately after closing and to be completed within 12 months. The five-year loan will have an annual interest rate of 8.5% and two one-year renewals. Funding of this construction will be provided from periodic draws on NHI’s

  10. NHI Expands Discovery Relationship With $128.4M Joint Venture

    National Health Investors, Inc. announced recently that it has entered into a property-company joint venture with affiliates of its current tenant, Discovery Senior Living (“Discovery”)