Press Releases

Healthsense Closes $10 Million Financing with Boston-Based Mansa Capital

Posted in Press Releases on Tuesday, August 19, 2014.

Boston, Mass. & Minneapolis, Minn. – Aug. 19, 2014 Healthsense,® Inc., the fastest growing provider of technology-enabled care solutions for the senior care continuum, announced today that it has closed on $10 million in financing led by Mansa Capital, a Boston-based  private equity firm focused on the $2.8 trillion U.S. healthcare market. Previous investors Merck Global Health Innovation Fund and Radius Ventures LLC also participated in the round.

HID Trusted Tag Services Enable iZipline's “Internet of Things” Platform to Deliver Secure Mobile Consumer Engagement

Posted in Press Releases on Wednesday, August 13, 2014.

AUSTIN, Texas, August 13, 2014 – HID Global®, a worldwide leader in secure identity solutions, today announced that iZipline™ will integrate HID Trusted Tag Services™ into its cloud-based software platform that enables mobile consumer engagement via Near Field Communications (NFC) technology. Initially, trusted tags will be used for authentication of PackageTagz™, iZipline’s patent-pending technology for pouch packaging that provides instant engagement between brands and consumers’ mobile devices for product recall, track and trace, brand protection, mobile marketing and related analytics.

New Health Language Solution Enables Accurate and Efficient Capture of Diagnosis Codes throughout the Continuum of Care

Posted in Press Releases on Friday, August 08, 2014.

DENVER – Aug. 8, 2014 – Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that it will demonstrate its new Provider Search Assistant in booth #607 during the Siemens Innovations ’14 for Healthcare IT meeting taking place in Tampa, FL, August 10-13, 2014.

Amphion Named Association for Healthcare Documentation Integrity Employer of the Year

Posted in Press Releases on Wednesday, August 06, 2014.

MADISON, Wis. – (Aug. 6, 2014)Amphion Medical Solutions, a leading provider of advanced transcription and coding solutions and services, announced today it received its second “Employer of the Year” Award from the Association for Healthcare Documentation Integrity (AHDI). The award is presented to a Corporate or Individual Professional member who employs healthcare documentation specialists for outstanding commitment to the professional development of its workforce.

HealthPlan Services Named a Gold Fit-Friendly Worksite by American Heart Association

Posted in Press Releases on Monday, August 04, 2014.

TAMPA, Fla. – Aug, 4, 2014 – HealthPlan ServicesSM (HPS) announced today that the American Heart Association (AHA) has named it a Gold Fit-Friendly Worksite, joining an elite group of companies recognized for their focus on providing employees with a healthy workplace. As a Gold level award recipient, HPS was also recognized for the important steps it has taken to create a culture of wellness.

UpToDate Adds Palliative Care as a Specialty

Posted in Press Releases on Thursday, July 24, 2014.

July 24, 2014 – Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that it has added Palliative Care to UpToDate®, its evidence-based clinical decision support resource, marking the 22nd medical specialty available to UpToDate subscribers. The newly launched specialty covers a range of topics focused on improving symptoms and providing the best possible quality of life for patients facing serious illness.

Tapestry Senior Housing Management Selects Healthsense as Remote Monitoring Technology Partner

Posted in Press Releases on Wednesday, July 09, 2014.

Mendota Heights, Minn. – July 9, 2014 – Healthsense,® Inc., the fastest growing provider of technology-enabled care solutions for the senior care continuum, announced today that Tapestry Senior Housing Management, LLC will deploy its Healthsense eNeighbor® remote monitoring platform within the organization’s senior living communities in Florida and Arizona.

HealthPlan Services President and CEO Jeff Bak Wins Prestigious Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year Award for Florida

Posted in Press Releases on Tuesday, July 08, 2014.

TAMPA, Fla. – July 8, 2014 – Jeff Bak, president and CEO of HealthPlan ServicesSM (HPS), was named Ernst & Young’s Florida Entrepreneur Of The Year in Health Care Services. Under Bak’s guidance, HPS has become the nation’s leading technology, sales, retention and administrative services provider for the insurance and managed care markets, including the top administrator of public and private health insurance exchange members.

MedHOK Named a Preferred Vendor by the Association of Community Affiliated Plans

Posted in Press Releases on Monday, June 23, 2014.

TAMPA, Fla. – June 23, 2014 – MedHOK (Medical House of Knowledge), a leader in providing a single platform for care, quality and compliance for health plans, PBMs and other risk-bearing entities, announced that it has earned Preferred Vendor status with the Association for Community Affiliated Plans (ACAP) which represents 58 not-for-profit Safety Net Health Plans in 24 states.

UpToDate Helps Kurashiki Central Hospital Deliver World-Class Healthcare, Medical Training

Posted in Press Releases on Thursday, June 19, 2014.

June 19, 2014 – Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that UpToDate® figures prominently in Kurashiki Central Hospital’s efforts to provide patients with world-class healthcare. The teaching hospital, which cares for 800,000 people in Japan’s western Okayama Prefecture district, also uses the evidence-based clinical decision support resource to advance training and development of its junior physicians.

At Memorial Hermann, UpToDate Anywhere Answers Physicians’ Need for Anytime Access to Improved Clinical Decision-Making

Posted in Press Releases on Tuesday, June 17, 2014.

June 17, 2014 – Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that Houston’s Memorial Hermann Health System has launched UpToDate® Anywhere as its evidence-based clinical decision support resource. The largest not-for-profit health system in southeast Texas, Memorial Hermann is answering the call from its 5,000 affiliated physicians for anytime, anywhere mobile access to UpToDate’s comprehensive clinical content and recommendations.

Wolters Kluwer Health Beefs Up Its Industry-Leading Pharmacogenomics Content throughout Drug Information Solutions

Posted in Press Releases on Monday, May 19, 2014.

OHIO, HUDSON — (May 19, 2014) — Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that it is enhancing its industry-leading pharmacogenomics content across its clinical drug information solutions. This greater depth of pharmacogenomics content is now included in the databases and application programming interfaces (APIs) of Wolters Kluwer Health’s embedded drug data solution, Medi-Span®, and is accessible through its premier online and mobile drug references, Lexicomp® Online™ and Lexicomp Mobile Apps.

VUCA Health’s Video Library to Integrate with RefillRx Connect, Deliver On-Demand Prescription-Specific Videos to Pharmacy Patients

Posted in Press Releases on Wednesday, May 14, 2014.

LAKE MARY, Fla. – (May 14, 2014) – VUCA Health announced today that RefillRx Connect, a customizable website management system that enables pharmacies to cost-effectively offer patients online refills, will utilize its medication video library to enhance customization and improve medication adherence and care outcomes. In doing so, pharmacies that utilize RefillRx Connect will be given access to thousands of prescription-specific videos that can easily be accessed by patients based on their individual medication profiles.

Wolters Kluwer Health Partners with Streamline Health Solutions to Simplify Remediation Efforts and Reduce the Risks Associated with the ICD-10 Transition

Posted in Press Releases on Wednesday, May 07, 2014.

DENVER, CO (May 7, 2014) — Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that it has partnered with Streamline Health Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ: STRM) to distribute its Health Language® LEAP I-10 claims analytics and mapping solution to mitigate the risks associated with the ICD-10 transition.

HID Global and Tamoco Report Successful First-of-its-Kind Secure, NFC Mobile Promotion at Tribeca Film Festival Using HID Trusted Tag Services

Posted in Press Releases on Tuesday, May 06, 2014.

Key Highlights:

  • Tamoco utilized HID Trusted Tag Services™ to provide film lovers with the ability to use their Near Field Communications (NFC) enabled smartphone to receive Tribeca Film Festival tickets.
  • Tags use HID Global technology to eliminate abuse from out-of-home (OOH) campaigns with security and privacy attributes that change on every tap.
  • Over the course of the four-day promotion, “Film for All Friday” fans seeking free passes “tapped” promotional posters 8,195 times with 1,156 unique mobile devices.
 AUSTIN, Texas, May 6, 2014HID Global®, a worldwide leader in secure identity solutions, and Tamoco, a global leader in mobile marketing technology and analytics, today announced the successful use of HID Trusted Tag Services™ in the world’s first out-of-home (OOH) promotional campaign for Tribeca Film Festival 2014. Over the course of the four-day promotion, film fans seeking free passes “tapped” promotional posters 8,195 times with 1,156 unique mobile devices.