Home Health leader Provides More Informed and Timely Care with Mobile Solution
Texas based Lion Hospice, places the patient and family at the center of care planning. By working closely with physicians and caregivers, they provide comprehensive, compassionate care for individuals nearing the end of life. Lion Hospice recognizes that the dying process is a part of the normal process of living and focuses on enhancing the quality of remaining life. Hospice affirms life and neither hastens nor postpones death. Providing comfort and support to persons in the last phases of an incurable disease so that they may live as comfortably and fully as possible in their number one passion. The goal of hospice care is to improve the quality of a patient’s last months by offering comfort, dignity and care in a familiar setting.
Renal Program implements mobile solution for staff safety for Home Dialysis.
Trillium Health Partners is a leading hospital with an outstanding record of performance, fiscal responsibility and quality patient care. The hospital encompasses three main sites – Credit Valley Hospital, Mississauga Hospital, and Queensway Health Centre – offering the full range of acute care hospital services, as well as a variety of community-based, specialized programs. One specialized program is the Renal Program. This entails care for patients with diminished kidney function and provides dialysis support when a patient’s kidneys are no longer functioning adequately.
SouthernCare has been a CellTrak client since 2009 and recently upgraded and expanded their usage for all staff members. The new features provided take advantage of the latest smart mobile device features from Google, HTC, Verizon and CellTrak.
IL (PRWEB) March 23, 2011 SouthernCare, Inc., a privately owned hospice company, has over 75 offices in 15 states and provides care to over 3000 patients each day. Based in Birmingham Alabama, SouthernCare has been a leader in using the latest mobile and clinical technologies to help enable patient specific care in the person’s home or a home like setting.
CellTrak provides Continuum Care Inc. in the US Virgin Islands with Many Benefits from its Mobile Application Platform
Continuum Care, Inc. (CCI), Hospice of St. Croix, St. Thomas and St, John, is a Virgin Islands company and is the first hospice in the Virgin Islands. CCI is also the first Medicare certified hospice in the US Virgin Islands.
CCI started on St. Croix in 2000 and expanded services to St. Thomas and St. John in February 2004. Continuum Care Inc. implemented their CellTrak service recently and has it integrated with their clinical software, firstHOSPICE from HEALTHCAREfirst.
Wireless and mobile, home healthcare, and telemedicine, to kick off brand new IHT online, executive forums
International Healthcare Technology (IHT) is proud to announce the launch of a series of educational, online, healthcare technology, and IT, roundtable debates. The International healthcare technology forums, allow participants to network with peers, buyers, sellers and competitors without leaving the comfort of your own office.
The calendar of healthcare IT forums, commence March 9th 2011 and will focus specifically on the local and international opportunities within the wireless and mobile, home healthcare industry.
Sponsored by CellTrak technologies the forums will focus on improving patient outcomes, reducing costs, increasing staff efficiency and effectiveness in compliance and regulation.
As Mobile carriers seek to generate additional revenue streams in new markets, they are demanding more information and opening their arms, to new market opportunities in healthcare with mobile and wireless technologies. The U.S. market for wireless home-based healthcare applications and services will grow at a five-year compound annual growth rate of over 80% and become a $4.4 billion industry in 2013, according to Wireless Healthcare: Analysis & Forecasts. The report from international research firm Parks Associates predicts the push for healthcare reform from the Obama Administration will ultimately boost adoption of wireless technologies in healthcare.
Hot on the heels of the wireless and mobile, home healthcare forum International Healthcare Technology will be working with the international telemedicine community and seeking to educate on bridging the digital divide in rural and urban healthcare. Through our new partnership with the International Society for Telemedicine & eHealth (ISfTeH) the tele medicine roundtable debates will further maximize educational efforts in how developed and developing countries may harness the power of telemedicine and eHealth technology to improve patient outcomes and reduce the bottom line of the payer.
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As the international healthcare industry changes shape, and costs continue to rise, International Healthcare Information Technology, or IHT, bridges the digital divide in urban and rural healthcare, reduces cost and increases the standard of care the patient receives through the dissemination of healthcare information technology, and IT, industry news.
IHT provides a regular news feed of healthcare information technology news, cases studies, interviews, white papers, technical papers and more. If you have been searching the internet for specific, healthcare technology and IT news, look no further. Our dedicated news desk reports on all aspects and opportunities within the global healthcare information technology marketplace.
IHT works with leading public and private hospitals and payers on all related contents and editorial calendars meaning IHT is written by the industry, for the industry. IHT is a proud partner of Med-e-Tel and the International Society for Telemedicine & eHealth (ISfTeH), as a thought leadership, telemedicine and ICT forum, for senior level healthcare IT decision makers to network and educate peers.
All across North America homecare aides are helping deliver the best care possible with the use of CellTrak. CellTrak provides an integrated home health point-of-care mobility and administration system that enables efficiencies with scheduling, staff management, time and attendance, GPS and directions and delivering a patient-specific care plan at the point-of-care.
Today, tens of thousands of homecare aides, hospice aides, therapists, chaplains and nurses located in thousands of offices across North America deliver the best care most efficiently with CellTrak. With this “Day-in-the Life” of a homecare aide whitepaper, you will have the opportunity to experience CellTrak in action for homecare aides and their agencies. Today, millions of people are better off thanks to the use of CellTrak.
CellTrak is a team of highly focused and passionate healthcare and technology experts who have spent years understanding the points of pain within the home healthcare and hospice marketplace. Since it’s founding and first client using the service in 2006 CellTrak has delivered mobile application device based automation to agencies who no longer want to work with self-reported information and paper processes. During this short time period of time, the team has developed the CellTrak name into a brand that is respected, appreciated and has become the industry leader in delivering innovative field staff automation solutions. CellTrak solves major problems for the home healthcare and hospice market. Our forward thinking allows us to continue to work directly with the home care agencies and the industry to advance our solutions. This results in CellTrak being embedded into the daily routine of the home healthcare agency’s success.