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Newtopia Schedules First Quarter 2021 Earnings Release for Thursday, May 20, 2021

Monday, May 17, 2021 - 9:30pm

b'TORONTO, May 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -Newtopia Inc. ("Newtopia" or the "Company") (TSXV: NEWU), a tech-enabled habit change provider focused on disease prevention, today announced that the Company plans to release its financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2021 after market close on Thursday, May 20, 2021.

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  • b'TORONTO, May 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -Newtopia Inc. ("Newtopia" or the "Company") (TSXV: NEWU), a tech-enabled habit change provider focused on disease prevention, today announced that the Company plans to release its financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2021 after market close on Thursday, May 20, 2021.
  • As a provider of whole person care, we prevent, reverse, and slow the progression of chronic disease while enriching mental health, resilience and overall human performance.
  • With a person-centered approach that combines virtual care, digital tools, connected devices and actionable data science, Newtopia delivers sustainable clinical and financial outcomes.
  • Newtopia serves some of the largest nationwide employers and health plans and is currently listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSXV: NEWU).

Outset Medical Joins Healthcare Innovation Coalition Focused on Shaping the Future of Home-Based Care

Monday, May 17, 2021 - 2:00pm

Home-based care affords a number of benefits to both patients and providers.

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  • Home-based care affords a number of benefits to both patients and providers.
  • The COVID-19 pandemic underscored the need for viable home healthcare options to reduce patient proximity and viral spread.
  • \xe2\x80\x9cWe believe that technology can enable new care delivery models that restore dignity and self-worth to patients living with kidney failure.
  • Tablo is a registered trademark of Outset Medical, Inc.\nView source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210517005213/en/\n'

5G Networks to Unlock a New Era of Smartphone-based Point-of-care Testing Diagnostics

Monday, May 17, 2021 - 2:58pm

More people are opting for self-monitoring for the rapid screening of respiratory diseases and saliva sample-based testing.

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  • More people are opting for self-monitoring for the rapid screening of respiratory diseases and saliva sample-based testing.
  • The COVID-19 outbreak and increase in diabetes patients give further impetus to the digital POCT market, addressing remote diagnostics needs.
  • "Additionally, as alternate testing channels continue to create new care delivery models, the application of digital POCT, including biosensors, wearables, remote patient monitoring, and digital biomarkers fostered by 5G networks, will activate personalized care, facilitated by augmented/virtual reality.
  • Further, integrating these platforms in cars and other vehicles is a flourishing field of research and development that will expand digital POCT solutions.

5G Networks to Unlock a New Era of Smartphone-based Point-of-care Testing Diagnostics

Monday, May 17, 2021 - 2:49pm

More people are opting for self-monitoring for the rapid screening of respiratory diseases and saliva sample-based testing.

Key Points: 
  • More people are opting for self-monitoring for the rapid screening of respiratory diseases and saliva sample-based testing.
  • The COVID-19 outbreak and increase in diabetes patients give further impetus to the digital POCT market, addressing remote diagnostics needs.
  • "Additionally, as alternate testing channels continue to create new care delivery models, the application of digital POCT, including biosensors, wearables, remote patient monitoring, and digital biomarkers fostered by 5G networks, will activate personalized care, facilitated by augmented/virtual reality.
  • Further, integrating these platforms in cars and other vehicles is a flourishing field of research and development that will expand digital POCT solutions.

FastLabs Adds New COVID-19 Testing Site at Dolphin Mall

Monday, May 17, 2021 - 1:49pm

b'FastLabs, a leading rapid medical testing company, is now offering patients a site in west Miami-Dade at Dolphin Mall, located at 11401 NW 12 Street in Sweetwater.

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  • b'FastLabs, a leading rapid medical testing company, is now offering patients a site in west Miami-Dade at Dolphin Mall, located at 11401 NW 12 Street in Sweetwater.
  • This is the second combined location with giant REEF Technology to expand the accessibility of rapid COVID-19 testing.
  • The Dolphin Mall location will offer fast PCR tests, rapid antigen tests, rapid antibody tests, and a complete flu panel that examines over 19 common respiratory pathogens with results in minutes.\n\xe2\x80\x9cWe are very pleased to be adding this new strategic location,\xe2\x80\x9d said Dr. Raul Cruz, Chief Medical Officer at FastLabs.
  • Currently focused on COVID-19 testing and other viruses, FastLabs provides express results for those who need fast PCR and rapid testing from the convenience of their vehicles, businesses, or homes.

Roche Diabetes Care Canada collaborates with Ellerca Health to launch Accu-Chek® + 360Care™ for diabetes

Monday, May 17, 2021 - 12:59pm

"This valuable partnership with Ellerca Health aims to further our mission to shape the future of diabetes management and help people living with diabetes take better control of diabetes and improve their disease outcome.

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  • "This valuable partnership with Ellerca Health aims to further our mission to shape the future of diabetes management and help people living with diabetes take better control of diabetes and improve their disease outcome.
  • "\nThe Roche and Ellerca collaboration provides patients with a fully personalised and integrated solution that makes managing treatment easy and efficient.
  • "We are pleased to offer a robust Diabetes Care Program to plan members through our Managing Chronic Disease benefit.
  • Roche Diabetes Care aims to transform and advance care provision and foster sustainable care structures.

CareTime Launches Integrated Payments Solution

Friday, May 14, 2021 - 1:24pm

"Our feature-rich payments platform is built specifically for caregiver agencies, freeing up time to grow the business and simplifying the payment process for everyone.

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  • "Our feature-rich payments platform is built specifically for caregiver agencies, freeing up time to grow the business and simplifying the payment process for everyone.
  • We\'re pleased to bring this functionality to the market as a mark of our commitment to innovation for the home health industry.
  • "\nTo learn more about CareTime Payments, visit CareTime.us .\nCareTime is a powerful, cloud-based home care software that intuitively manages scheduling, billing, payroll, documentation, provides electronic visit verification (EVV) through GPS and telephony, and is a communication tool for both the agencies and their clients, among many other features.
  • CareTime saves thousands of hours and thousands of dollars every month for its more than 20,000 users.

Alveo Technologies Appoints Veteran Biotech and Diagnostics Leader to Board of Directors

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 3:11pm

In this role, Gunn led the sequencing business from an early initial concept to a high-functioning organization of 900 team members across three continents.

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  • In this role, Gunn led the sequencing business from an early initial concept to a high-functioning organization of 900 team members across three continents.
  • "I\'m honored to accept nomination to Alveo\'s board, where I look forward to offering my perspective on developing the infrastructure that will enable a successful go-to-market campaign.
  • "\n"As Alveo creates what we hope will be the industry-leading platform for rapid, accessible and affordable infectious disease testing, we are fortunate to welcome a biotech and diagnostics leader of Neil\'s caliber to our board of directors," said Ron Chiarello, Ph.D., Founder, CEO and Chairman of the Board of Alveo.
  • Affordable access to real-time results will transform the way individuals, healthcare providers and public health professionals identify and manage disease outbreaks.

A New Business Unit To Drive Implementation Of Fitwel At Scale

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 3:00pm

b'NEW YORK, May 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --The Center for Active Design (CfAD) today announced the creation of Active Design Advisors, Inc., a new business unit designed to help grow and drive implementation of Fitwel, its increasingly popular healthy building certification system.

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  • b'NEW YORK, May 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --The Center for Active Design (CfAD) today announced the creation of Active Design Advisors, Inc., a new business unit designed to help grow and drive implementation of Fitwel, its increasingly popular healthy building certification system.
  • Fitwel was originally created by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and Prevention and U.S. General Services Administration.
  • CfAD\'s new business unit, Adai (pronounced "a-DAY"), is charged with expanding Fitwel to the global market, administering the program while providing best-in-class customer service and technical support.
  • To learn more about Fitwel, please visit: www.fitwel.org .\nView original content to download multimedia: http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/a-new-business-unit-to-drive-imp...\n'

epocrates and ConnectiveRx Announce Exclusive Reseller Partnership to Help More Patients Overcome Medication Cost Barriers with ScriptGuide Patient Savings Messages

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 2:00pm

epocrates and ConnectiveRx will help pharmaceutical brands broaden awareness among clinicians and their patients about medication savings offers via ScriptGuide messages.

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  • epocrates and ConnectiveRx will help pharmaceutical brands broaden awareness among clinicians and their patients about medication savings offers via ScriptGuide messages.
  • ScriptGuide messages are distributed to clinicians in workflow through the expansive ConnectiveRx EHR Networks and are designed to increase patient awareness of medication savings offers where they are most impactful \xe2\x80\x93 at the point of care.
  • We are thrilled to become the exclusive reseller of ConnectiveRx\xe2\x80\x99s ScriptGuide coupons to break down barriers to medication access and adherence,\xe2\x80\x9d said Diane Bartoli, vice president and general manager, epocrates.
  • For more information, please visit: www.epocrates.com .\nConnectiveRx works hard to help take the pain out of the prescription process for pharmaceutical manufacturers, healthcare providers and their patients.