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7/21/2021 Anthem Reports a Dip in Profits insideindianabusiness.com INDIANAPOLIS - Indianapolis-based Anthem Inc. (NYSE: ANTM) is reporting second quarter net income of $1.8 billion, down from $2.2 billion during the same period a year ago. The health insurer says it closed two acquisitions during Q2, including the purchase of myNEXUS Inc. , a home care nursing management company and Puerto Rico-based MMM Holdings , which offers Medicaid and Medicare Advantage. Anthem says the MMM acquisition accounts for over 314,000 ...
7/21/2021 Australian seniors are comfortable using telehealth despite challenges, survey shows Healthcare IT News Australian seniors are comfortable using telehealth despite challenges, survey shows Photo by: Kimberly Sue Walker/Getty Images The CareSide, a home care service provider based in Western Australia, has published a report on Australians' perception of telemedicine, gauging their comfort with its technology and preference between teleconsultations and in-person visits. In January this year, it surveyed 1,122 Australian adults, categorising them by age brackets: 74% were aged 18-39, 20 ...
7/20/2021 Luna and Force Therapeutics Partner to Provide Innovative Physical Therapy Care Delivery tncontentexchange.com ROCKLIN, Calif. and NEW YORK, July 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Luna, the leader in on-demand physical therapy, and Force Therapeutics, the leading patient engagement platform and research network, announced today a new partnership that will deliver innovative physical therapy beyond the four walls of a clinic. Their joint turnkey solution enables health systems to provide physical therapy directly to patients, through both in-person care delivered to them and via ...
7/20/2021 Senior Helpers Names New COO; SCAN Group Hires First Chief Innovation Officer Home Health Care News Baxter takes over as Senior Helpers’ COO Senior Helpers has promoted Mari Baxter to the role of chief operations officer. Baxter first joined Senior Helpers as a field operations manager in 2008, back when the home care franchise company only had 40 locations. As Senior Helpers grew, she took on more responsibility, eventually becoming VP of operations in 2012. “We are thrilled to elevate Mari to the executive leadership ...
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7/20/2021 SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. wapakdailynews.com SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. , July Matrix Clinical Care, a Matrix Medical Network ® (Matrix) company, today announced an expanded set of in-home testing and diagnostic capabilities to meet increasing demand for in-home healthcare. Through the strategic acquisition of a CLIA-certified and CAP-accredited lab in 2020, Matrix expanded its suite of fully integrated in-home testing solutions. Matrix will partner with payors to extend the diagnostic screening capabilities available ...
7/20/2021 Signify Health's Transition to Home Care Coordination Solution Launches in 50+ Hospitals Nationwide Business Wire DALLAS & NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 20, 2021-- Signify Health, Inc. (NYSE: SGFY), a leading value-based care platform that leverages advanced analytics, technology and nationwide healthcare provider networks, has activated its Transition to Home solution in 50+ hospitals to provide Medicare patients with the clinical and social care support they need as they make the transition from the hospital to the home. The solution, designed to reduce the clinical ...
7/20/2021 Smart Healthcare Products Market (2021 to 2026) – Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecasts heraldkeeper.com ... Smart Healthcare Products market is segregated on the basis of Application as Monitoring, Treatment, Storage and Inventory Management, and Other Applications. Based on End User the global Smart Healthcare Products market is segmented in Home Care Settings, Hospitals, and Other End Users. Based on Product Type the global Smart Healthcare Products market is segmented in mHealth, Telemedicine, Electronic Health Records, Smart RFID Cabinets, Smart Pills and Syringes, and Other Product ...
7/20/2021 How States Could Expand Medicaid HCBS Programs Home Health Care News A large chunk of the home-based care industry and its workforce is focused on the Better Care Better Jobs Act , a recently introduced piece of legislation that would pump billions of dollars into care for the elderly. Medicaid-reimbursed in-home care providers haven’t forgotten about the increased federal matching rate — or “FMAP” — for home- and community-based services (HCBS) spending built into the American ...
7/20/2021 Home Health Veterans Windley, Strange Hoping to Take Aveanna Above and Beyond $2 Billion Home Health Care News ... organization they’ve previously been involved with, the executives told Home Health Care News. “We’re going to continue to do what we’ve always done — and that is build a very successful home care company, one that is diversified and different from our peers,” Windley, Aveanna’s chairman, told HHCN. “And one that will be here for years to come. We don’t have our sights set ...
7/20/2021 Endeavour Mining (TSE:EDV) Given New C$54.00 Price Target at National Bankshares | Daily Political Daily Political ... Latham Group, Inc. was incorporated in 2018 and is based in Latham, New York.AptarGroup Company ProfileAptarGroup, Inc. provides a range of packaging, dispensing, and sealing solutions primarily for the beauty, personal care, home care , prescription drug, consumer health care, injectable, and food and beverage markets. The company operates through three segments: Pharma, Beauty + Home, and Food + Beverage. The Pharma segment provides pumps for nasal allergy treatments; and metered ...
7/20/2021 The Cudeca Foundation in Benalmadena continues to raise funds euroweeklynews.com ... board members Susan Hannam, Vice-President of Cudeca, and Rafael Olalla, the Deputy Chief Executive.A long-standing supporter of Cudeca, Ms Arbouin had helped the Sunflower Effect campaign to raise funds for a home care team by making a personal appeal on video, and also made a generous donation to the hospice from the Consular Project Fund administered by the Foreign Commonwealth & Development Office.-- ADVERTISEMENT --Commenting that Cudeca’s ...
7/20/2021 Salus Home Health and Hospice Awarded Joint Commission Community Based Palliative Care Certification PR Newswire ORANGE COUNTY, Calif. Salus Home Health and Hospice , a leading in-home care provider offering a continuum of care, has earned The Joint Commission's certification for Community Based Palliative Care .Salus is one of the only healthcare agencies in Orange County, California to have received this certification from the Joint Commission .Salus made a decision to seek certification in recognition of the growing need for a quality, community-based palliative ...
7/20/2021 CALIFORNIA Latino News californialatinonews.com CaliforniaSalus Home Health and Hospice Awarded Joint Commission Community Based Palliative Care CertificationORANGE COUNTY, Calif. , July 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Salus Home Health and Hospice , a leading in-home care provider offering a continuum of care, has earned The Joint Commission's certification for Community Based Palliative Care .Salus is one of the only healthcare agencies in Orange County, California to have received this certification from the Joint Commission .Salus ...
7/19/2021 Cerner exec leaves for chief growth role at digital healthcare provider Becker's Hospital Review Signify Health, a healthcare technology company that provides in-home care and management services, welcomed former Cerner executive Sam Pettijohn as its new chief growth officer, the company said July 19. As chief growth officer, Mr. Pettijohn will oversee Signify Health's market expansion and work with the company's client success and implementation teams on improving customer experience. Mr. Pettijohn most recently served as senior vice president of client relationships at ...
7/19/2021 Also in the News for Monday, July 19 McKnight's Long Term Care News Program helps teens jumpstart careers in long-term care, provides boost to workforce … NY lawmakers want state to lift remaining visitation limits for nursing homes … Georgia providers push for more funding as facilities struggle to rebound from COVID … Owner of home care , hospice company pleads guilty to $31M Medicare fraud scheme, paying kickbacks to SNF staffers Program helps teens ...
7/19/2021 Use federal relief to raise home care workers' wages, lawmakers say Crain's New York Business ... increased its match of state Medicaid funding by 10% to supplement state spending on home and community-based services through March 31, 2024. The coalition of lawmakers called wage increases "urgently needed incentives for home care worker retention and recruitment" in a letter to Zucker this month. By providing more funding for wages, they said, the state can also maximize the federal match. The Department of Health has resisted those ...
7/19/2021 In the face of an eldercare crisis - The Boston Globe Boston Globe ... care is inadequate. Many care workers have left their jobs due to home demands, safety concerns, health issues, increased unemployment benefits, and alternative employment. In a May 2021 survey of their member organizations, Mass Home Care found that 3,600 people were waiting to be matched with a home care worker.All states face workforce challenges providing direct eldercare, but Massachusetts’ high cost of living makes its need pronounced. Its ...
7/19/2021 Using data to predict the future risk of elderly patients in nursing homes - The Boston Globe Boston Globe ... research, and reshaping the state‚Äôs economy. Send tips and suggestions to reporter Alexa Gagosz at [email protected] .Robbie Felton grew up observing elderly care facilities and watching his mother, a social worker, on home care visits. She eventually rose to become executive director of her organization and now sits on the board of a national long-term care association. In his transition to college, and eventually studying public health ...
7/18/2021 CARIBBEAT: 1199SEIU's Caribbean home care workers rally for benefits, pay — and aid for seniors and the disabled NY Daily News In support of President Biden’s Better Care, Better Jobs Act — and an influx of funds needed into the home care industry — thousands of 1199SEIU United Healthcare Workers East union members took to the streets, holding a big Manhattan rally last week. The 1199SEIU home care workers — who include a sizable number of Caribbean-Americans — and other union members rallied Tuesday at City Hall to highlight ...