Kentucky

Certilytics, Inc. Earns NCQA Measure Certification™ for HEDIS Allowable Adjustments

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 6:14pm

LOUISVILLE, Ky., June 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Certilytics, Inc., the leading data and predictive analytics partner for some of the nation's largest and most advanced healthcare organizations, announced it has achieved certification for the 2020 measurement year through the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) HEDIS Allowable Adjustments Measure Certification Program.

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  • LOUISVILLE, Ky., June 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Certilytics, Inc., the leading data and predictive analytics partner for some of the nation's largest and most advanced healthcare organizations, announced it has achieved certification for the 2020 measurement year through the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) HEDIS Allowable Adjustments Measure Certification Program.
  • NCQA evaluated and certified 25 clinical quality measures that are part of the Certilytics Accelerator Data Platform.
  • NCQA's Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS) is the most widely used performance measurement tool in healthcare.
  • NCQA can be found online at ncqa.org , on Twitter @ncqa , on Facebook at facebook.com/NCQA.org/ and on LinkedIn at linkedin.com/company/ncqa .

Cincinnati Business Courier Announces Gravity Diagnostics as Fast 55 Award Finalist

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 5:17pm

COVINGTON,Ky., June 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Gravity Diagnostics has been chosen as a 2021 Fast 55 finalist by the Cincinnati Business Courier.

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  • COVINGTON,Ky., June 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Gravity Diagnostics has been chosen as a 2021 Fast 55 finalist by the Cincinnati Business Courier.
  • The Fast 55 Award is granted to privately held companies in the region with the fastest growth in the past year.
  • Gravity Diagnostics is a CAP-accredited CLIA certified laboratory that offers testing in the areas ofCOVID-19, Upper Respiratory, Toxicology, Pharmacogenomics, Sexually Transmitted Infections, and Blood.
  • Gravity could not be more honored to be recognized as one of the fastest-growing companies in the Greater Cincinnati area," - Tony Remington, CEO, and Co-Founder of Gravity Diagnostics.

St. Elizabeth Healthcare Receives Grant to Connect People with Substance Use Disorder to Employment Resources

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 3:10pm

CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky., June 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --St. Elizabeth Healthcare has received a nearly $2.4 million grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) to connect people with substance use disorder to career-building resources in Northern Kentucky.

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  • CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky., June 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --St. Elizabeth Healthcare has received a nearly $2.4 million grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) to connect people with substance use disorder to career-building resources in Northern Kentucky.
  • "We know that many employers today are seeking talent," said Tara Johnson-Noem, Director of the Northern Kentucky Workforce Investment Board.
  • The Lift Up Project supports alignment of resources for individuals in recovery and local businesses willing to be transformational employers.
  • St. Elizabeth Physicians is a nationally recognized multi-specialty physician organization of St. Elizabeth Healthcare.

A Fair and Square Win! MCR Purchases the Hilton Garden Inn Louisville Mall of St. Matthews in Derby City

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 2:00pm

The countrys 4th-largest hotel owner-operator has acquired the 150-room Hilton Garden Inn Louisville Mall of St. Matthews in the heart of Kentucky.

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  • The countrys 4th-largest hotel owner-operator has acquired the 150-room Hilton Garden Inn Louisville Mall of St. Matthews in the heart of Kentucky.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210611005014/en/
    The Hilton Garden Inn Louisville Mall of St. Matthews (yes, that is Kentucky bluegrass) (Photo: Business Wire)
    The hotel is 10 minutes from Louisville International Airport and 15 minutes to downtown Louisville.
  • Before heading home to the Hilton Garden Inn Mall of St. Matthews, wash down a Hot Brown an open-faced sandwich with turkey, bacon and Mornay sauce with an old fashioned.
  • The Hilton Garden Inn Louisville Mall of St. Matthews is located at 400 Sherburn Lane and features:
    150 rooms with mini fridges, microwaves and HDTVs
    The Garden Grille & Bar, an onsite restaurant that serves breakfast, dinner and cocktails

Balluff Adds New Inductive Sensors with CSA Approval for US and Canada

Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 7:00pm

FLORENCE, Ky., June 10, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Balluff's newly expanded inductive sensor portfolio for use in explosive-hazard areas has now earned CSA approval for the US and Canada.

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  • FLORENCE, Ky., June 10, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Balluff's newly expanded inductive sensor portfolio for use in explosive-hazard areas has now earned CSA approval for the US and Canada.
  • These sensors provide reliable detection and position measurement when hazardous materials, such as explosive gas, dust, or flammable liquids, are present.
  • The inductive sensors are available in three families of temperature ranges--low, high, and universal --for use in a wide range of ambient conditions.
  • Industries served include: automotive, packaging, food processing, beverages, tire, primary metals, conventional and alternative energy, semiconductor, plastics, and fluid power.

New AI-Based Clinical Trial Matching Solution, Deep Lens’ Viper™, Expanding Offering to Cancer Patients at Norton Healthcare

Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 3:05pm

Deep Lens today announced a collaboration that will integrate Deep Lens artificial intelligence (AI)-based clinical trial screening and matching solution VIPER , into cancer research.

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  • Deep Lens today announced a collaboration that will integrate Deep Lens artificial intelligence (AI)-based clinical trial screening and matching solution VIPER , into cancer research.
  • The technology will be used at Norton Cancer Institute, the largest provider of cancer care in the Louisville, Ky., area.
  • Deep Lens is a software company focused on a groundbreaking approach to faster recruitment of the best-suited cancer patients to clinical trials.
  • Growing with sponsors, providers, and strategic partners, Deep Lens challenges the status quo so that patients can get the best therapies.

League and Humana Partner to Digitally Transform Healthcare Experience for Millions of Members

Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 3:00pm

Were excited to partner with League to create a fully connected digital experience utilizing innovative data and AI-driven technology and next generation personalization capabilities to empower Humana members on their health journeys.

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  • Were excited to partner with League to create a fully connected digital experience utilizing innovative data and AI-driven technology and next generation personalization capabilities to empower Humana members on their health journeys.
  • League is thrilled to partner with Humana to help build upon and accelerate their digital transformation, said Mike Serbinis, Founder and CEO of League.
  • Our innovative Platform as a Service (PaaS) offering, paired with Humanas healthcare expertise will help to provide a best-in-class customer experience for their members.
  • Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) is committed to helping our millions of medical and specialty members achieve their best health.

Waystar Partners with INROADS, Launches Internship Program to Improve Access to Career Pathways in Healthcare Technology

Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 2:00pm

As part of the collaboration, Waystar is launching an internship program that will empower students from local colleges and universities to find meaningful careers in the healthcare technology industry.

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  • As part of the collaboration, Waystar is launching an internship program that will empower students from local colleges and universities to find meaningful careers in the healthcare technology industry.
  • During the 10-week program, Waystar will provide eligible students with salaried internships, as well as comprehensive mentoring and leadership development opportunities.
  • "We know that diversity in the workforce fuels innovation and business growth ," said Kimberly Sisnett, Chief People Officer of Waystar.
  • "Expanding the pool of talent is key for increasing representation in software technology and building more resilient, innovative organizations.

Frontier Nursing University Awarded HRSA Grants Totaling $4,140,000

Wednesday, June 9, 2021 - 10:52pm

Versailles, KY, June 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) has awarded Frontier Nursing University (FNU) two grants totaling $4,140,000.

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  • Versailles, KY, June 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) has awarded Frontier Nursing University (FNU) two grants totaling $4,140,000.
  • The HRSA Behavioral Health Workforce Education and Training grant totals $1,920,000 and the Nursing Workforce Diversity grant totals $2,220,000.
  • We are so thrilled and thankful to have been awarded these grants by the Health Resources and Services Administration, FNU President Dr. Susan Stone said.
  • Degrees and options offered include Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP), Master of Science in Nursing (MSN), or Post-Graduate Certificates.

Gravity Diagnostics Launches Daily COVID-19 Testing Drive-Thru with Same-Day Results

Wednesday, June 9, 2021 - 10:30pm

COVINGTON, Ky., June 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Gravity Diagnostics has partnered with the Commonwealth of Kentucky to provide a COVID-19 testing drive-thru located at 302 W 4th St Parking in Covington, Kentucky.

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  • COVINGTON, Ky., June 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Gravity Diagnostics has partnered with the Commonwealth of Kentucky to provide a COVID-19 testing drive-thru located at 302 W 4th St Parking in Covington, Kentucky.
  • This drive-thru location offers reliable and convenient COVID-19 PCR testing with same day results.
  • The COVID-19 testing site is open to anyone and there is no appointment necessary.
  • This drive-thru is a resource for the community to have options for same day gold standard COVID-19 testing results needed for traveling, school, event, work, or health-related needs."