Healthcare industry

Quantzig’s Healthcare Analytics Experts Reveal Factors Impacting Canada’s Healthcare Crisis

Friday, March 27, 2020 - 12:15am

Hence the Canadian healthcare industry is filled with challenges for those looking to expand into newer segments within healthcare.

Key Points: 
  • Hence the Canadian healthcare industry is filled with challenges for those looking to expand into newer segments within healthcare.
  • According to Quantzigs advanced analytics experts, Despite the pros like universal accessibility and special care for special needs, the Canadian healthcare system is facing several obstacles due to changes in healthcare requirements.
  • Since the Canadian healthcare system runs on a complex set of rules, healthcare analytics can be leveraged to improve the healthcare decision-making process.
  • Through our advanced healthcare analytics solutions, we can help healthcare organizations to overcome major challenges facing the healthcare industry.

AANP Applauds Senate Action to Strengthen Home Health Care Access for Seniors and Provide Personal Protective Equipment for Health Care Providers in COVID-19 Stimulus Legislation

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 2:50pm

"The Senate's vote last night ensures that millions of seniors are able to receive critical health care services at home at this crucial time for the health of our nation.

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  • "The Senate's vote last night ensures that millions of seniors are able to receive critical health care services at home at this crucial time for the health of our nation.
  • Not only will the legislation help make certain seniors have timely access to home health care, it will also help ensure they are less likely to be exposed to Coronavirus Disease 2019 [COVID-19] by being forced to seek health care at hospitals and other facilities.
  • "With the nation's 290,000 NPs caring for patients in nearly every community and health care setting, these vital funds for PPE and the authorization to certify access to home health care can help ensure seniors high-quality health care in their homes.
  • AsThe Voice of the Nurse Practitioner, AANP represents the interests of NPs as providers of high-quality, cost-effective, comprehensive, patient-centered health care.

Healthcare Valuation Firm Provides Relief During Coronavirus Outbreak

Tuesday, March 24, 2020 - 6:00pm

TAMPA, Fla., March 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnahan Group, a leading healthcare advisory firm, understands the amount of stress that the Coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic places on healthcare providers.

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  • TAMPA, Fla., March 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnahan Group, a leading healthcare advisory firm, understands the amount of stress that the Coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic places on healthcare providers.
  • Through May 31st, the firm is giving free and discounted access to the nation's leading physician compensation compliance platform, FMV-MD, to hospitals and health systems.
  • About Carnahan Group: Carnahan Group, Inc. is an ingenious healthcare services firm that employs game-changing technology to drive compliance improvements and cost reductions for some of the nation's largest healthcare organizations.
  • Carnahan Group also powers the industry leading FMV platform, FMVMD, which allows hospitals and healthcare entities to receive physician fair market valuations instantly.

Outlook into the Global Telemedicine Market (Telehome, mHealth and Telehospital Market) to 2024 - An Increase in Internet Users Presents Opportunities - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, March 23, 2020 - 10:33am

The healthcare procedure involved diagnosis, treatment and prevention of diseases by healthcare professionals like physicians, dentistry, chiropractic, optometry, psychology and others.

Key Points: 
  • The healthcare procedure involved diagnosis, treatment and prevention of diseases by healthcare professionals like physicians, dentistry, chiropractic, optometry, psychology and others.
  • The on-demand healthcare is further categorized in three categories: brick-and-mortar, telehealth and telemedicine.
  • The telemedicine deals in remotely delivery in healthcare services like, health assessments or consultations, with the help of telecommunication network.
  • The global telemedicine market is expected to augment at high growth rates during the forecasted period (2020-2024).

The Ensign Group, Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.05 Per Share

Monday, March 23, 2020 - 10:00am

SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, Calif., March 23, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Ensign Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: ENSG), the parent company of the Ensign group of companies, which provide skilled nursing and assisted living services, physical, occupational and speech therapies and other rehabilitative and healthcare services, today announced that it has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.05 per share of Ensign common stock, payable on or before April 30, 2020, to shareholders of record as of March 31, 2020.

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  • SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, Calif., March 23, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Ensign Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: ENSG), the parent company of the Ensign group of companies, which provide skilled nursing and assisted living services, physical, occupational and speech therapies and other rehabilitative and healthcare services, today announced that it has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.05 per share of Ensign common stock, payable on or before April 30, 2020, to shareholders of record as of March 31, 2020.
  • Ensign has been a dividend-paying company since 2002.
  • TheEnsign Group, Inc.'sindependent operating subsidiaries provide a broad spectrum of skilled nursing and assisted living services, physical, occupational and speech therapies and other rehabilitative and healthcare services at 225 healthcare facilities, in Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Nebraska, Nevada, South Carolina, Texas, Utah, Washington and Wisconsin.
  • More information about Ensign is available at http://www.ensigngroup.net .

Ready Responders to Provide At-Home Care for Patients and Alleviate Strain on Hospitals During COVID-19 Crisis

Friday, March 20, 2020 - 6:57pm

By providing at-home non-emergent healthcare services supported by telehealth, Ready Responders offers safe and convenient healthcare while alleviating overburdened health centers and hospitals.

Key Points: 
  • By providing at-home non-emergent healthcare services supported by telehealth, Ready Responders offers safe and convenient healthcare while alleviating overburdened health centers and hospitals.
  • With its unique on-demand healthcare platform, Ready Responders allows patients to avoid potentially unnecessary emergency room, clinic and in-patient visits by sending specialized health professionals directly to patients wherever care is needed.
  • Ready Responders is uniquely positioned to provide immediate relief for both patients and health systems during this public health crisis, said Justin Dangel, CEO and Co-Founder of Ready Responders.
  • Ready Responders is an on-demand health service that delivers care wherever and whenever patients need it.

Rite Aid Expands Services in Response to COVID-19

Wednesday, March 18, 2020 - 3:16pm

Beginning immediately, home-delivery service from Rite Aid will be available upon request and the company will waive delivery-service fees for eligible prescriptions.

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  • Beginning immediately, home-delivery service from Rite Aid will be available upon request and the company will waive delivery-service fees for eligible prescriptions.
  • Healthcare professionals and pharmacists are available 24/7 to Rite Aid wellness+ rewards program members at 1-800-Rite Aid, or through live chat on RiteAid.com .
  • In addition to elevated store and personal sanitization practices, Rite Aid is sending care kits to all of its associates.
  • Rite Aid Corporation is on the front lines of delivering healthcare services and retail products to more than 1.6 million Americans daily.

AR in Healthcare Market to Reach $4.23 Bn, Globally, by 2026 at 27.4% CAGR: Allied Market Research

Monday, March 16, 2020 - 1:15pm

Surge in application of AR in diagnostic imaging, rehabilitation, surgical simulation, and patient care management along with increase in number of AR-based startups drive the global AR in healthcare market.

Key Points: 
  • Surge in application of AR in diagnostic imaging, rehabilitation, surgical simulation, and patient care management along with increase in number of AR-based startups drive the global AR in healthcare market.
  • PORTLAND, Oregon, March 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Allied Market Research published a report, titled, " AR in healthcare Market by technology (Head Mounted Devices and Handheld Devices), Type (AR Displays, AR Sensors, AR Input Devices, AR Semiconductor Components, and Others), and End User (Hospitals & Clinics, Research Laboratories, and Others): Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 20192026."
  • Accordingto the report, the global Augmented Reality (AR) In Healthcare Industry garnered $609.60 million in 2018, and is estimated to reach $4.23 billion by 2026, growing at a CAGR of 27.4% from 2019 to 2026.
  • Surge in application of AR in diagnostic imaging, rehabilitation, surgical simulation, and patient care management along with increase in number of AR-based startups drive the global AR in healthcare market.

RevoluGROUP Canada Inc. RevoluMED Healthcare Vertical Prioritization

Monday, March 16, 2020 - 12:00pm

This prioritization will only affect the upcoming RevoluESPORTS vertical, which may be slightly delayed by approximately 1 month.

Key Points: 
  • This prioritization will only affect the upcoming RevoluESPORTS vertical, which may be slightly delayed by approximately 1 month.
  • Further to the news release dated the 21st October 2019 the company informed shareholders that it had commenced development of its upcoming healthcare revenue vertical RevoluMED .
  • RevoluMED proposes to leverage the RevoluPAY proprietary Apple and Android multinational payment App for: Healthcare Appointment Scheduling, RX Payment, Pharmacy Payments, Medical Insurance, Insurance COPAY and, other financial aspects related to the Healthcare industry as whole.
  • Coincidentally, Spain was the planned beta market for RevoluMED when the company announced the vertical and, prior to the advent of the Coronavirus.

Hooper, Lundy & Bookman Announces Mandatory Remote Work Policy for All Employees to Mitigate COVID-19 Spread

Friday, March 13, 2020 - 11:24pm

As the largest health care firm representing providers and suppliers in the country, we are aware of the importance of mitigating the spread of the virus and are committed to helping the health care industry to slow the spread.

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  • As the largest health care firm representing providers and suppliers in the country, we are aware of the importance of mitigating the spread of the virus and are committed to helping the health care industry to slow the spread.
  • This mandatory remote work policy will both protect our employees and help assure that our health care clients continue to have the capacity to serve the public.
  • We will continue to monitor the situation daily and keep our clients and the health care community apprised.
  • About Hooper, Lundy & Bookman:Founded in 1987, Hooper, Lundy & Bookman PC is the largest law firm in the country dedicated solely to the representation of health care providers and suppliers.