Koazie® on Their Side | A Case Manager’s IT Tool That Helps Ensure Patients Are Placed in the Best Place for Healing After Hospitalization

Melissa Ramirez, MSW, LCSW, CT, ACM serves as the director of Case Management & Social Services for Providence St. Joseph Hospital in Orange, Calif. She has an important job that requires her to ensure the care of our most fragile population, the elderly. She carefully places Providence St. Joseph’s patients in the best place for…

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Sioux Falls Argus Leader | Sioux Falls Startup Helen’s Plan Announces Partnership with California-Based Company

A Sioux Falls-based startup company has announced a partnership that will significantly affect its growth as a platform, owners say. Helen’s Plan is an online tool named after owner Walter Portz’s mother that helps people streamline, prioritize and put their end of life affairs in order. Users can organize their personal data such as insurance, contact information and important…

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HomeCare Magazine | Koazie Partners With Helen’s Plan to Provide Advanced Directive Planning

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. —Transition of care management platform provider Koazie announced its partnership with Helen’s Plan, a complementary tool for advanced directive planning, as part of Koazie’s vision to provide a comprehensive set of resources for senior care.  “Through this new partnership, seniors and their families will not only be able to learn about and…

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Sierra News | Innovation Lab and Valley Children’s Pediatric Innovation Showcase to Highlight Opportunities in Underserved Population

Home » Headlines » County » Innovation Lab and Valley Children’s Pediatric Innovation Showcase to Highlight Opportunities in Underserved Population Innovation Lab announced today that they will host a virtual Startup Demo Day on May 20 to highlight opportunities in the underserved pediatric sector. The Pediatrics Innovation Startup Demo Day is co-hosted by Valley Children’s Healthcare https://www.valleychildrens.org and is sponsored by Medlinehttps://www.medline.com, the…

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Koazie and Helen’s Plan Collaborate to Offer Comfort and Peace of Mind to Seniors and Their Families

Newport Beach, California — Transition of Care Management platform provider Koazie announced its partnership with Helen’s Plan, a complementary tool for advanced directive planning, today as part of Koazie’s vision to provide a comprehensive set of resources for senior care. “Through this new partnership, seniors and their families will not only be able to learn…

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Pediatric Innovation Showcase to Highlight Opportunities in Underserved Population

Newport Beach, CA – Innovation Lab announced today that they will host a virtual Startup Demo Day on May 20 to highlight opportunities in the underserved pediatric sector. The Pediatrics Innovation Startup Demo Day is co-hosted by Valley Children’s Healthcare[https://www.valleychildrens.org]and will be sponsored by Medline[https://www.medline.com], the nation’s largest privately-held manufacturer and supplier of medical supplies.…

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Healthcare IT News | How a Natural Disaster Spurred One Provider to Optimize IT with Managed Services

By Bill Siwicki — California’s Santa Rosa Community Health, a federally qualified health center, serves more than 40,000 uninsured and underinsured people in the greater Santa Rosa area. THE PROBLEM In 2017, the Tubbs Fire destroyed 6,000 homes and the provider organization’s largest health center, which served half of its patients. The devastation traumatized staff,…

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Serial Innovation Method Generates New Ways to Innovate

In 2017, Innovation Lab partnered with Avera Health to provide creative thinkers a way to bring their ideas to life. Filled with hope and a lifetime of ideas, Physical Therapist Nicolle Samuels enthusiastically began a journey to becoming a serial innovator. Her purpose and passion transitioned from simply helping people to helping people help other people.

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MultiMedical Systems Creates “Right to Repair” Podcast Series

MultiMedical Systems (MMS) announced today that they have created a video/podcast series MMS called “Right to Repair” which will feature four episodes for the first series. An MMS spokesperson says it can be found on most podcast sites including iTunes, Spotify and YouTube. It is also hosted on their new website resource page here: Right…

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MultiMedical Systems Celebrates 25-Year Anniversary

Fresno, CA – – MultiMedical Systems (MMS) announced today that they are celebrating their 25th anniversary. According to an MMS spokesperson, on April 1, 1996, the Founder of MMS ventured out after working field service for over 10 years with companies such as GE Medical Systems on X-ray equipment, Abbott Labs on chemistry analyzers, and…

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GenomeWeb | In Brief This Week: Invenio Genetics and Imagene Labs Close Gap in Preventive Health & Wellness DNA Analysis

Invenio Genetics, a California-based genomic test developer, said this week that it is collaborating with Singapore’s Imagene Labs to develop an improved consumer genomics product. Specifically, Imagene’s ancestry-based polygenic risk scoring bioinformatics system will power Invenio’s GeneFolio Fitness & Nutrition DNA analysis product, increasing accuracy for currently underrepresented health populations. The partners said that a…

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360Dx | In Brief This Week: Invenio Genetics Collaborates With Imagene Labs to Develop Improved Consumer Genomic Product

Invenio Genetics, a California-based genomic test developer, said it is collaborating with Singapore’s Imagene Labs to develop an improved consumer genomic product. Specifically, Imagene’s ancestry-based polygenic risk scoring bioinformatics system will power Invenio’s GeneFolio Fitness & Nutrition DNA analysis product, increasing accuracy for currently underrepresented health populations. The partners said that a significant gap in…

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Invenio Genetics and Imagene Labs Grow Partnership to Bring Inclusive Ancestry-Based Genetic Risk Scores to U.S. Market

One of the largest gaps in worldwide DNA analysis is the predominantly European source data of most companies’ genetic databases. Imagene Labs’ polygenic risk scoring analysis system uses datasets from the world’s most prominent and diverse ethnic groups to offer improved accuracy and inclusivity in genetic assessment. Invenio Genetics will provide this proprietary technology to…

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Lab Team Researches and Builds Path to Bring LiveBand to Market

Getting a great idea to market takes a lot of behind-the-scenes work. Our innovation process runs from market and intellectual property research to prototype development and assessment. And with the right product, we’re aiming for the best commercialization channel. Take a look behind the curtain on how we’re supporting LiveBand, a new device that could make a high-grade therapy more accessible.

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Innovator Reimagines Muscle Rehabilitation Therapy with Wearable Blood Flow Restriction Device

A device the size of a smartphone could deliver easier, affordable therapy for muscle recovery and development. Under development with the Lab, the LiveBand puts short-term limits on a limb’s blood flow, which pushes muscles to work harder under less stress. Dr. Eric Bowman explains how he’s creating a more accessible version of a proven therapy – with the potential to move from the physical therapy studio to the corner gym.

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DotMed Healthcare Business News | Tech Knowledge Associates and American Medical Imaging Announce Imaging Equipment Sales and Service Partnership

La Palma, Calif. – The formation of American Medical Imaging (AMI) from six medical imaging technology sales and service companies across the continental U.S. was announced today by The Innovation Institute and Tech Knowledge Associates (TKA), its subsidiary specializing in full-risk healthcare technology management. The new AMI partnership of experienced imaging technology firms was brought…

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24 x 7 Magazine | Tech Knowledge Associates, American Medical Imaging Announce Imaging Equipment Sales and Service Partnership

The Innovation Institute, along with Tech Knowledge Associates (TKA), its subsidiary specializing in full-risk healthcare technology management, announces the formation of American Medical Imaging (AMI) from six medical imaging technology sales and service companies across the continental U.S. The new AMI partnership of experienced imaging technology firms was brought together to deliver the entire spectrum…

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TechNation | TKA, AMI Announce Imaging Equipment Sales & Service Partnership

The formation of American Medical Imaging (AMI) from six medical imaging technology sales and service companies across the continental U.S. was announced by The Innovation Institute and Tech Knowledge Associates (TKA), its subsidiary specializing in full-risk healthcare technology management (HTM). The new AMI partnership of experienced imaging technology firms was brought together to deliver the…

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Tech Knowledge Associates and American Medical Imaging Announce Imaging Equipment Sales & Service Partnership | Business Under Sponsorship of The Innovation Institute

La Palma, Calif. – The formation of American Medical Imaging (AMI) from six medical imaging technology sales and service companies across the continental U.S. was announced today by The Innovation Institute and Tech Knowledge Associates (TKA), its subsidiary specializing in full-risk healthcare technology management.  The new AMI partnership of experienced imaging technology firms was brought…

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Medical Device News Magazine | How Power of the Cloud and HBNS Team Save the Day for Primary Care Provider During a Pandemic

Leadership from HBNS, an IT service provider, and Santa Rosa Community Health, an essential primary health care provider, announced today that they have released a case study. The case study shows how the two organizations collaborated together to respond quickly to the technology needs of health care staff, whose jobs were already challenging enough during these…

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ABC7 News | HBNS Collaborates with Santa Rosa Community Health to Revamp IT to Maximize Patient Care

Our subsidiary Hospitality Business Network Solutions (HBNS), LLC was featured on ABC News today, along with their client Santa Rosa Community Health to share how they collaborated to tackle IT challenges faced by the health care provider to serve its 40,000 patients while dealing with the effects of destructive wildfires and a global pandemic; infrastructure damage, outages and massive…

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TechNation | Healthcare Technology Group Inks GPO Agreement

Healthcare Technology Group, an industry leader in delivering healthcare technology solutions, has announced a new agreement for medical equipment management and repair services with Intalere, a healthcare GPO. Through this agreement, Intalere members will receive negotiated pricing on HTG’s custom, flexible asset management plans to assist with the management and maintenance of medical devices across…

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Lab’s ‘Boots on the Ground’ Nurtures Innovation Culture at Avera Health

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When people ask me what I do for a living, I tell them that I work for a unique healthcare incubator. I’m the Innovation Lab’s “boots on the ground” at Avera Health. I’m here to help enhance and grow the culture of innovation through the system, which includes hospitals, clinics and other healthcare services across four states in the Upper Midwest.

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