Rochester Regional Health

Brook Welcomes New Chief Medical Officer

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 3:37pm

SEATTLE, Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Brook today announced Dr. Mike Merrill, MD, MS, MS, MBA, as Chief Medical Officer.

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  • SEATTLE, Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Brook today announced Dr. Mike Merrill, MD, MS, MS, MBA, as Chief Medical Officer.
  • "I'm excited to be joining Brook as CMO and being part of a team so deeply committed to delivering care beyond medication.
  • He was formerly Chief Medical Officer of United Memorial Medical Center at Rochester Regional Health, Medical Director for Innovation and Science at Independent Health, and a partner in Endion Hospitalists, one of the first large hospitalist groups.
  • With Merrill's appointment, Brook adds significant medical experience to its leadership team and a driving force for fulfilling Brook's mission.

Lirio Launches Precision Nudging™ Solution to Improve Colorectal Cancer (CRC) Screening Adherence

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 1:46pm

KNOXVILLE and NASHVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Lirio,whose Precision Nudging solution promotes health throughAI-poweredbehavior change, today announced the launch of a new Precision Nudging solution to encouragepeople to schedule and attend colorectal cancer screenings with theirhealthcare providers.

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  • KNOXVILLE and NASHVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Lirio,whose Precision Nudging solution promotes health throughAI-poweredbehavior change, today announced the launch of a new Precision Nudging solution to encouragepeople to schedule and attend colorectal cancer screenings with theirhealthcare providers.
  • Rochester Regional Health (RRH)in New York is the first health system to deploy the solution for its patient population.
  • According to the American Cancer Society (ACS), colorectal canceris the third leading cause of cancer-related deathsamongAmericanmen and women.
  • ACS recommends colorectal cancer (CRC) screenings every 10 years for people aged 45-75 who have average risk levels.

Genesys Unveils Winners of 16th Annual Customer Innovation Awards

Tuesday, September 7, 2021 - 1:00pm

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Genesys , a global cloud leader in customer experience orchestration, announced the winners of its 16th annual Customer Innovation Awards, including transformative companies like Company Nurse, Woolworths, Xerox and more.

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  • SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Genesys , a global cloud leader in customer experience orchestration, announced the winners of its 16th annual Customer Innovation Awards, including transformative companies like Company Nurse, Woolworths, Xerox and more.
  • This year's Genesys Customer Innovation Awards recognizes eight companies of varying sizes and industries that leverage a range of technologies such as cloud and artificial intelligence (AI) to orchestrate exceptional customer experiences.
  • "We received the highest-ever volume of nominations for this year's Customer Innovation Awards, making this select group the most committed to transforming transactional consumer touchpoints into orchestrated customer experiences," said Scott Cravotta, Executive Vice President of Customer Success and Services at Genesys.
  • Genesys, the Genesys logo, Genesys Cloud CX, Genesys Multicloud CX, Genesys DX and Experience as a Service are trademarks, service marks and/or registered trademarks of Genesys.

Rochester Regional Health Launches Specialty Pharmacy Service in Partnership With Trellis Rx

Tuesday, June 16, 2020 - 2:00pm

The Rochester Regional Health specialty pharmacy will begin supporting patients in the oncology and rheumatology clinics this summer.

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  • The Rochester Regional Health specialty pharmacy will begin supporting patients in the oncology and rheumatology clinics this summer.
  • Rochester Regional Health designed its specialty pharmacy service to ensure patients receive the personalized support needed to overcome these challenges.
  • By offering specialty pharmacy services in Rochester Regional Health clinics, our patients will have expanded access to high-quality, safe care that is personalized for their individual needs, said Emily OBanion, Senior Vice President of Integrated Health Care Delivery at Rochester Regional Health.
  • The Rochester Regional Health specialty pharmacy will be developed and operated in partnership with Trellis Rx, a leading technology-enabled specialty pharmacy services provider.

Rochester Regional Health Deploys Datos for Remote Monitoring of Patients and Staff at Risk of Coronavirus

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - 2:00pm

The partnership is enabling Rochester Regional Health to more efficiently and safely monitor patients and healthcare workers exposed to or suffering from coronavirus, outside of the hospital setting.

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  • The partnership is enabling Rochester Regional Health to more efficiently and safely monitor patients and healthcare workers exposed to or suffering from coronavirus, outside of the hospital setting.
  • "At Rochester Regional, we strive to provide optimal care to the patients in our community, while investing in our team members who put their lives on the line every day.
  • Rochester Regional is using the Datos Remote Care platform to monitor three groups of people:
    Staff at low risk of exposure, yet required to report their temperature twice daily for 14 days.
  • Headquartered in Rochester, NY, Rochester Regional Health is a $2.5 billion integrated health services organization that delivers leading-edge quaternary, tertiary and primary care.