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Tyler ContinueCARE Hospital Celebrates 20 Years of Providing a Culture of Compassionate Patient Care

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Tuesday, April 9, 2024

PLANO, Texas, April 9, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Tyler ContinueCARE Hospital, Community Hospital Corporation's (CHC) first Long-Term Acute Care Hospital (LTACH), has come a long way since its opening two decades ago.

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  • PLANO, Texas, April 9, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Tyler ContinueCARE Hospital, Community Hospital Corporation's (CHC) first Long-Term Acute Care Hospital (LTACH), has come a long way since its opening two decades ago.
  • Since admitting its first patients on May 17, 2004, Tyler ContinueCARE Hospital has served more than 11,000 patients from Tyler and surrounding communities.
  • Tyler ContinueCARE Hospital occupies space and purchases certain ancillary services from its host hospital, CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Hospital-Tyler.
  • Tyler ContinueCARE Hospital was awarded the CIHQ LTACH Center of Excellence in 2016, the first Texas hospital to receive this award.

NAHQ Announces 2024 Board Members

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Monday, April 8, 2024

CHICAGO, April 8, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Association for Healthcare Quality® (NAHQ) has announced its new board members and leadership positions: Patricia Resnik, MJ, MBA, RRT, FACHE, CPHQ, CHC, CHPC, as its 2024 president; April M. Taylor, MS, MHA, FACHE, CMQ/OE, CLSSBB, CPHQ, CPPS, as president-elect; Cathy Duquette, PhD, MBA, RN, NEA-BC, CPHQ, FNAHQ, as secretary/treasurer; and Sheranda Fesler, PhD, RN, RNC-NIC, NE-BC, CPHQ, CPPS, FNAHQ, as chair of the individual strategic advisory council.

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  • "It is an honor to welcome these industry leaders as they step into their new roles on the board.
  • "It is my privilege to serve as the NAHQ president this year with such a distinguished group of quality colleagues," Resnik stated.
  • "As my work with NAHQ deepens each year, so does my affinity for and dedication to its purpose and vision.
  • "I am deeply honored to bring my experience, passion and commitment to healthcare quality and safety to my role on the NAHQ board," said Fesler.

Cambridge Savings Bank Supports the Expansion of Fair Haven Community Health Care with Loans Totaling Over $26 Million

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Thursday, April 4, 2024

Cambridge Savings Bank (CSB), a full-service mutual bank with a customer-first approach and over $6 billion in assets, today announced that its Corporate Banking team has provided Fair Haven Community Health Care (Fair Haven CHC) with a combined $26.1 million in loans to support its expansion.

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  • Cambridge Savings Bank (CSB), a full-service mutual bank with a customer-first approach and over $6 billion in assets, today announced that its Corporate Banking team has provided Fair Haven Community Health Care (Fair Haven CHC) with a combined $26.1 million in loans to support its expansion.
  • Based in New Haven, Connecticut, Fair Haven CHC provides low-income families with accessible, high-quality medical and dental care, regardless of their ability to pay.
  • With 20 locations including 12 satellite centers at local greater New Haven schools, Fair Haven CHC currently serves over 34,000 patients across a wide range of primary and specialty care services.
  • “Cambridge Savings Bank's community-focused approach and clear understanding of our mission have made the bank an invaluable ally in our expansion efforts.

Harris County Public Health Partners with Lightbeam Health Solutions to Improve Maternal Health Outcomes for 15K Community Members

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Wednesday, April 3, 2024

This project aims to provide real-time support for maternal health, SDOH, and gaps in care in Harris County, Texas, spanning 15,000 community members.

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  • This project aims to provide real-time support for maternal health, SDOH, and gaps in care in Harris County, Texas, spanning 15,000 community members.
  • “Lightbeam enthusiastically embraces the opportunity to support the HCPH team in improving healthcare quality and accessibility for its most vulnerable maternal health community members,” says Blake Marggraff, CEO of Lightbeam Health Solutions.
  • The Lightbeam RPM Maternal Health and Post-Partum Depression programs have seen high engagement rates (75-77%), helped to improve breastfeeding outcomes, and have generated more than 2,300 productive, actionable alerts.
  • We’re thrilled to partner with HCPH and in alliance with its mission to bring equitable, scalable care to its community members.”
    “ACCESS Harris County is excited to begin this partnership with Lightbeam Health Solutions to improve healthcare access and quality for the county's maternal health population.

Crow Holdings Announces Manufactured Housing Portfolio Acquisition

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Thursday, March 21, 2024

Crow Holdings, a leading national real estate investment and development firm, announced today the acquisition of a privately owned 46-property, 9,838-pad, all-age manufactured housing portfolio across Ohio, Missouri, Illinois, Indiana, Montana, and Florida.

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  • Crow Holdings, a leading national real estate investment and development firm, announced today the acquisition of a privately owned 46-property, 9,838-pad, all-age manufactured housing portfolio across Ohio, Missouri, Illinois, Indiana, Montana, and Florida.
  • The acquisition was made through Crow Holdings’ investment management company Crow Holdings Capital (“CHC”) and acquired on behalf of investors in Crow Holdings Realty Partners X, L.P. (“The Fund”), which closed in February 2024 with $3.1 billion of commitments.
  • “Given the high cost of homeownership driven by increasing home prices and mortgage rates, manufactured housing communities are extremely attractive options for residents,” said Bob McClain, CEO of Crow Holdings Capital.
  • “Crow Holdings’ depth of experience in the sector has provided us with the relationships and capabilities to build a market-leading, nationwide manufactured housing platform.

Columbia Helicopters Appoints David Balevic as President & CEO

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Tuesday, March 12, 2024

Columbia Helicopters (“Columbia” or the “Company”) announced today that David Balevic has been appointed President & CEO, effective immediately.

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  • Columbia Helicopters (“Columbia” or the “Company”) announced today that David Balevic has been appointed President & CEO, effective immediately.
  • Columbia Helicopters is a global leader in the heavy and super heavy-lift helicopter sector, with a more than 60-year track record of innovation, technological firsts, and industry milestones.
  • Balevic brings more than 35 years of leadership experience across the aviation industry to Columbia.
  • He previously spent eight years at CHC Helicopter, where he served as the Senior Vice President for Engineering & Operations before being promoted to President & CEO in August 2019.

Azara Healthcare and Equality Health Partner to Provide Unified Solution for Management of Value-Based Care Programs at Community Health Centers

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Tuesday, March 26, 2024

BURLINGTON, Mass. and PHOENIX, March 26, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Azara Healthcare, the Best in KLAS provider of population health management and value-based care (VBC) solutions and Equality Health, a national leader in value-based care, are proud to announce a new joint solution which will enable Community Health Centers (CHCs) to thrive in risk-based arrangements.

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  • and PHOENIX, March 26, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Azara Healthcare , the Best in KLAS provider of population health management and value-based care (VBC) solutions and Equality Health , a national leader in value-based care, are proud to announce a new joint solution which will enable Community Health Centers (CHCs) to thrive in risk-based arrangements.
  • "Community Health Centers require VBC solutions designed with their unique needs in mind," said Jeff Brandes, President & CEO of Azara Healthcare.
  • Together, Azara Healthcare and Equality Health are providing a first of its kind VBC solution that augments the capabilities of CHC staff and supports the shift to this growing care delivery model.
  • Both Azara Healthcare and Equality Health have extensive experience working with CHCs.

MCRA's Head of Healthcare Compliance to Serve on Michigan Board of Medicine

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Wednesday, March 20, 2024

Gretchen Whitmer of Michigan to represent the general public on the Board of Medicine.

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  • Gretchen Whitmer of Michigan to represent the general public on the Board of Medicine.
  • Mr. Abdallah states, "I am honored by the Governor's appointment to represent the people of Michigan and commissioning my expertise to the Board of Medicine during this tenure.
  • Anthony Viscogliosi, CEO of MCRA states, "Hassan's exemplary knowledge in the field of healthcare compliance makes him a perfect appointee to the Michigan Board of Medicine.
  • We at MCRA congratulate Hassan on this incredible achievement and look forward to seeing him bring his vast healthcare compliance and leadership experience to this important role."

CHC: Creating Healthier Communities Welcomes Andrea Grant as Executive Vice President and Chief of Staff

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Thursday, March 14, 2024

ALEXANDRIA, Va., March 14, 2024 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Today, CHC: Creating Healthier Communities announced the appointment of Andrea Grant as Executive Vice President and Chief of Staff, reporting to CHC's President and CEO, Dr. Jean Accius. Grant will join CHC's executive leadership team, serving as chief advisor to the CEO, leading special projects to drive exponential growth through innovative product development and strategic go-to-market strategies, and helping foster a culture of collaboration and diversity of thinking to achieve strategic objectives and priorities.

Key Points: 
  • ALEXANDRIA, Va., March 14, 2024 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Today, CHC: Creating Healthier Communities announced the appointment of Andrea Grant as Executive Vice President and Chief of Staff, reporting to CHC's President and CEO, Dr. Jean Accius.
  • "Our vision is that every person in every community can live their healthiest life," said Dr. Jean Accius, CHC president and CEO.
  • Previously, she served as Senior Vice President of Business Development for Human Resource Standards Institute as well as Vice President (contract) for Challenger, Gray and Christmas, a global outplacement and executive coaching consultancy.
  • Before that, Grant served 12 years at LHH, a global leader in HR solutions, most recently as Senior Vice President of Business Development.

CHC Shifts Biking Accessibility into Higher Gear with Official Handcycle Launch at Taipei Cycle 2024

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Tuesday, March 12, 2024

TAIPEI, March 12, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- At Taipei Cycle 2024 (March 5-10), the Cycling and Health Tech Industry R&D Center (CHC), a leader in bicycle design based in Taiwan, took a major step in expanding accessibility and inclusion in the biking ecosystem through formally launching its innovative handcycle for physically challenged riders to enjoy the outdoors. Also during the event, the Center and its partner, the Bicycle Alliance for Sustainability (BAS), joined hands with key players involved in Taiwan's bicycle industry to collectively pledge to take action across several sustainable and socially responsible focus areas.

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  • TAIPEI, March 12, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- At Taipei Cycle 2024 (March 5-10), the Cycling and Health Tech Industry R&D Center (CHC) , a leader in bicycle design based in Taiwan, took a major step in expanding accessibility and inclusion in the biking ecosystem through formally launching its innovative handcycle for physically challenged riders to enjoy the outdoors.
  • "We envision a more accessible, inclusive, sustainable, and socially conscious bicycling community worldwide," remarked Chairman Pai of the CHC.
  • "With the launch of the Handcycle and this pledge, we are setting the wheels in motion to realize this vision."
  • CHC will partner with Gomier Manufacturing Co. to bring its Handcycle to customers through manufacturing and sales.