Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act

Prime Healthcare Services Announces Early Tender Results of Its Previously Announced Cash Tender Offer for 7.250% Senior Secured Notes Maturing November 2025 and Extends Total Consideration Pricing to the Expiration Date

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 12:54am

However, there can be no assurance that the conditions set forth in the Offer to Purchase will be satisfied or waived.

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  • However, there can be no assurance that the conditions set forth in the Offer to Purchase will be satisfied or waived.
  • The Tender Offer is described in the Offer to Purchase, dated August 4, 2022 (as it may be amended or supplemented, the Offer to Purchase).
  • The Tender Offer is subject to the satisfaction or waiver of a number of conditions as set forth in the Offer to Purchase.
  • Fourteen of the Prime Healthcare hospitals are members of the Prime Healthcare Foundation, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit public charity.

AdvancedMD Moves to Cloud Communications with 8x8 XCaaS

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 2:00pm

8x8, Inc. (NYSE: EGHT), a leading integrated cloud communications platform provider, today announced that AdvancedMD , a provider of medical office software, has deployed 8x8 XCaaS (eXperience Communications as a Service) to provide a better employee and client experience through improved call quality, collaboration, and security capabilities.

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  • 8x8, Inc. (NYSE: EGHT), a leading integrated cloud communications platform provider, today announced that AdvancedMD , a provider of medical office software, has deployed 8x8 XCaaS (eXperience Communications as a Service) to provide a better employee and client experience through improved call quality, collaboration, and security capabilities.
  • 8x8 XCaaS is built on the resilient, secure, and compliant 8x8 eXperience Communications Platform , which offers the highest levels of reliability with the industrys only financially backed, platform-wide 99.999 percent uptime SLA across an integrated cloud UCaaS and CCaaS solution.
  • 8x8, Inc. (NYSE: EGHT) is transforming the future of business communications as a leading Software as a Service provider of 8x8 XCaaS (eXperience Communications as a Service), an integrated contact center, voice communications, video, chat, and API built on one global cloud communications platform.
  • 8x8, 8x8 XCaaS, eXperience Communications as a Service, eXperience Communications Platform are trademarks of 8x8, Inc.
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Vision Loss Rehabilitation Canada brings AI-driven diabetic eye screening to rural and Indigenous communities

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 1:00pm

LOS ANGELES and TORONTO, Aug. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Vision Loss Rehabilitation Canada (VLRC), Canada's leading provider of rehabilitation therapy and healthcare services for individuals with vision loss, and Eyenuk, Inc., a global artificial intelligence (AI) medical technology and services company and the leader in real-world applications for AI Eye Screening™ and AI Predictive Biomarkers™, announced the launch of VLRC's Eye Health Screening Initiative to screen rural, remote and Indigenous populations in Northern and Eastern Ontario for diabetic retinopathy (DR), the leading cause of blindness among working age adults, using Eyenuk's autonomous AI technology.

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  • With early detection, timely treatment and appropriate follow-up care, the risk of vision loss can be reduced by 95 percent.
  • "As the leading provider of vision rehabilitation therapy and healthcare services for individuals with vision loss in Canada, our goal is to deliver essential vision rehabilitation services, coordinate care for those impacted by vision loss and work with community partners to prevent vision loss and blindness utilizing Eyenuk's globally-validated screening tool, licensed by Health Canada, that can detect diabetic retinopathy in 30-60 seconds," said Jennifer Urosevic, President and CEO of VLRC.
  • Eyenuk's EyeArt AI Eye Screening System is the first autonomous AI technology licensed by Health Canada for detection of DR.
  • Vision Loss Rehabilitation Canada (VLRC) is a not-for-profit national healthcare organization and the leading provider of rehabilitation therapy and healthcare services for individuals with vision loss.

Vision Loss Rehabilitation Canada brings AI-driven diabetic eye screening to rural and Indigenous communities

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 1:00pm

LOS ANGELES and TORONTO, Aug. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Vision Loss Rehabilitation Canada (VLRC), Canada's leading provider of rehabilitation therapy and healthcare services for individuals with vision loss, and Eyenuk, Inc., a global artificial intelligence (AI) medical technology and services company and the leader in real-world applications for AI Eye Screening™ and AI Predictive Biomarkers™, announced the launch of VLRC's Eye Health Screening Initiative to screen rural, remote and Indigenous populations in Northern and Eastern Ontario for diabetic retinopathy (DR), the leading cause of blindness among working age adults, using Eyenuk's autonomous AI technology.

Key Points: 
  • With early detection, timely treatment and appropriate follow-up care, the risk of vision loss can be reduced by 95 percent.
  • "As the leading provider of vision rehabilitation therapy and healthcare services for individuals with vision loss in Canada, our goal is to deliver essential vision rehabilitation services, coordinate care for those impacted by vision loss and work with community partners to prevent vision loss and blindness utilizing Eyenuk's globally-validated screening tool, licensed by Health Canada, that can detect diabetic retinopathy in 30-60 seconds," said Jennifer Urosevic, President and CEO of VLRC.
  • Eyenuk's EyeArt AI Eye Screening System is the first autonomous AI technology licensed by Health Canada for detection of DR.
  • Vision Loss Rehabilitation Canada (VLRC) is a not-for-profit national healthcare organization and the leading provider of rehabilitation therapy and healthcare services for individuals with vision loss.

Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. Is Investigating Medallion, RBB, Agrify, and Corcept and Encourages Investors to Contact the Firm

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 2:00am

Our investigations concern whether these companies have violated the federal securities laws and/or engaged in other unlawful business practices.

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  • Our investigations concern whether these companies have violated the federal securities laws and/or engaged in other unlawful business practices.
  • On this news, Medallions stock fell up to 27% during intraday trading on December 29, 2021, thereby injuring investors.
  • For more information on the Corcept investigation go to: https://bespc.com/cases/CORT
    About Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C.
  • The firm represents individual and institutional investors in commercial, securities, derivative, and other complex litigation in state and federal courts across the country.

Biote Issues Correction to Second Quarter Operating Loss and Net Income

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Monday, August 15, 2022 - 9:56pm

Above we have provided a reconciliation of net income (the most directly comparable GAAP financial measure) to adjusted EBITDA.

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  • Above we have provided a reconciliation of net income (the most directly comparable GAAP financial measure) to adjusted EBITDA.
  • We present adjusted EBITDA because it is a key measure used by our management to evaluate our operating performance, generate future operating plans and determining payments under compensation programs.
  • Because of these limitations, you should consider adjusted EBITDA alongside other financial performance measures, including net income and our other GAAP results.
  • Biote is a woman-led company operating a high growth, differentiated medical practice-building business within the hormone optimization space.

Perfect Corp.'s Beauty SaaS Brand Console for AI Skin Analysis is Confirmed to Be HIPAA-Compliant

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Monday, August 15, 2022 - 2:00pm

Perfect Corp. , the leading artificial intelligence (AI) and augmented reality (AR) beauty and fashion tech solutions provider, today announced that their Beauty SaaS Brand Console dedicated to AI Skin Analysis is compliant with the United States federal statute governing the security and privacy of protected health information (PHI).

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  • Perfect Corp. , the leading artificial intelligence (AI) and augmented reality (AR) beauty and fashion tech solutions provider, today announced that their Beauty SaaS Brand Console dedicated to AI Skin Analysis is compliant with the United States federal statute governing the security and privacy of protected health information (PHI).
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220815005377/en/
    Perfect Corp.'s Beauty SaaS Brand Console for AI Skin Analysis is Confirmed to Be HIPAA-Compliant (Graphic: Business Wire)
    The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 ( HIPAA ) is a federal law that protects health-related personal information.
  • Compliance with HIPAA indicates that Perfect Corp. delivers industry-standard security procedures around a personally identifiable health and health-related data coming from their proprietary AI Skin Analyzer solution.
  • Perfect Corp. is the leading SaaS AI and AR beauty and fashion tech solutions provider, dedicated to transforming shopping experiences through empowering brands to embrace the digital-first world.

Cynerio and Ponemon Study Finds Frequent Cyber Attacks and Insufficient Accountability in Healthcare Adversely Impact Patient Care

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Monday, August 15, 2022 - 2:00pm

NEW YORK, Aug. 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Cynerio, the leading provider of healthcare IoT cybersecurity, today released a report conducted in partnership with the Ponemon Institute that examines the current impacts of cyberattacks on healthcare facilities and network-connected IoT and medical devices. The report details multiple alarming trends including widespread and repeated attacks, financial losses measured in the millions, and frequent failures to take basic cybersecurity measures.

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  • The report details multiple alarming trends including widespread and repeated attacks, financial losses measured in the millions, and frequent failures to take basic cybersecurity measures.
  • 43% of hospitals experienced at least one ransomware attack, and 24% of attacks resulted in increased mortality rates.
  • The Insecurity of Connected Devices in HealthCare 2022 Report surveyed experts in leadership positions at 517 healthcare systems throughout the United States.
  • 45% of these respondents report adverse impacts on patient care, and 53% percent of those report adverse impacts resulting in increased mortality rates.

DecisionHealth is Celebrating its 25th Annual Private Duty National Conference and Expo October 17-19, 2022, at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas

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Friday, August 12, 2022 - 2:00pm

BRENTWOOD, Tenn., Aug. 12, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- DecisionHealth, an HCPro brand, is celebrating its 25th Annual Private Duty National Conference and Expo October 17–19, 2022, at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. Attendees will hear company success stories on how to successfully generate referrals, stay ahead of the competition, accelerate growth, and capture market share, all while networking alongside hundreds of private duty executives from top-performing agencies.

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  • BRENTWOOD, Tenn., Aug. 12, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- DecisionHealth, an HCPro brand, is celebrating its 25th Annual Private Duty National Conference and Expo October 1719, 2022, at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas.
  • Attendees will hear company success stories on how to successfully generate referrals, stay ahead of the competition, accelerate growth, and capture market share, all while networking alongside hundreds of private duty executives from top-performing agencies.
  • "For an owner to grow their agency ... they must first grow themselves!
  • That is why I love attending DecisionHealth's Annual Private Duty National Conference & Expo," expresses Clint Nobles, founder of HomeCareOps.com.

CISQ Automated Source Code Data Protection Specification becomes Object Management Group Standard

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Thursday, August 11, 2022 - 2:00pm

BOSTON, MA, Aug. 11, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Consortium for Information & Software Quality (CISQ) today announced that its Automated Source Code Data Protection Measure (ASCDPM) is now an Object Management Group (OMG)standard.

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  • BOSTON, MA, Aug. 11, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Consortium for Information & Software Quality (CISQ) today announced that its Automated Source Code Data Protection Measure (ASCDPM) is now an Object Management Group (OMG)standard.
  • The Consortium for Information and Software Quality (CISQ) is an industry leadership group that develops international standards for automating the measurement of software size and structural quality from the source code.
  • Object Management Group (OMG) and Software Engineering Institute (SEI) at Carnegie Mellon University co-founded CISQ.
  • For more information, visit https://www.it-cisq.org/
    Note to editors: CISQ is an Object Management Group program.