October is Physical Therapy Month: A Ray of Light in Our Healthcare System

Palm Beach Gardens, FL, October 12, 2017 –(PR.com)– As early as 3000 BC, the first writings about how exercise could relieve pain came from China.1 “Researchers have found evidence of the application of heat, cold, water, exercise, massage and sunlight to abate physical afflictions…even during prehistoric times.” 1 Physical therapy (PT) had its emergence in

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SCPC: New Study of Medicare “DIR” Fee Legislation Helps Demonstrate PBMs as Bad Actors Across Full Spectrum of Transactions

Washington, DC, October 03, 2017 –(PR.com)– The Senior Care Pharmacy Coalition (SCPC) today praised a new study by the Wakely Consulting Group finding the elimination of “clawbacks” Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Plans (PDPs) impose after sale to unjustifiably reduce payments to pharmacies would save the federal government $3.4 billion over ten years. These “clawbacks”

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Wayne Brady Among Invisible Disabilities Champions to be Honored at 10th Annual Invisible Disabilities Association Awards Gala in Colorado on Oct. 21st

Denver, CO, October 03, 2017 –(PR.com)– The Invisible Disabilities® Association (IDA) honors its 2017 award recipients on Oct. 21st at the 10th Annual Awards Gala, Laugh Out Loud, in Lone Tree, Colo. Among this year’s recipients is five-time Emmy award winner and Grammy nominated actor, singer, dancer, improviser and songwriter Wayne Brady for openly sharing

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Finally…an App to Relieve Your Muscle and Joint Pain

Palm Beach Gardens, FL, October 03, 2017 –(PR.com)– Musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) are the aches and pains we feel every day – from back pain, to strained muscles and sprained ligaments. More than 50% of people over 18 are affected in the US, and this number significantly increases for seniors. The economic burden on our healthcare

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Kidney Care Community Celebrates the Passage of the Senate’s CHRONIC Care Act with Unanimous Consent

Washington, DC, September 29, 2017 –(PR.com)– Kidney Care Partners (KCP) – the nation’s leading coalition of patient advocates, kidney disease professionals, dialysis care providers, researchers and manufacturers – today applauded the U.S. Senate for unanimously passing legislation with thoughtful, patient-centric policies to improve care for Americans with chronic diseases. The CHRONIC Care Act of 2017,

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CardioVascular Coalition Urges Adoption of National Strategy to Address Unnecessary Amputations During Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) Awareness Month

Washington, DC, September 19, 2017 –(PR.com)– The CardioVascular Coalition (CVC), a leading group of community-based cardiovascular and endovascular care providers, physicians and manufacturers created to advance community-based solutions designed to improve awareness, prevention and intervention of vascular disease, is urging healthcare leaders, policymakers, patient advocates and other stakeholders to join them in recognizing September as

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Announcing eLuma’s All-Inclusive Telehealth Curriculum Platform – Content, Lesson Planning, Apps, Assessment

Lehi, UT, September 19, 2017 –(PR.com)– eLuma’s Virtual BackpackTM eLuma has released the industry’s first ever telehealth curriculum platform designed specifically for online speech therapy, online occupational therapy, online counseling, and other related telehealth services. Successful and sustainable teletherapy solutions are blended, and eLuma creates the tools to enable a school’s onsite and eLuma’s online

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HealthPoint Plus, Inc. and MyMedicalShopper Enter Into a Strategic Channel Partnership Agreement

Danvers, MA, September 15, 2017 –(PR.com)– HealthPoint Plus, Inc. and MMS Analytics, Inc., d/b/a MyMedicalShopper target similar customers and have the same mission to reduce medical expenses for both employers and employees. HealthPoint Plus reduces costs by providing cost-effective telehealth services and subscription-based primary care using a DPC model. MyMedicalShopper shares actual medical pricing information

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Matrix IT Wins AIM 2017 AIDC Case Study Competition

Washington, DC, September 14, 2017 –(PR.com)– AIM Global, the worldwide standards agency for AIDC and barcode technology has announced that Matrix IT, Medical Tracking Systems Inc. has won the 2017 Case Study Competition for AIDC. The award is given to those in the industry who drive “innovation and technologies which provide benefits that decrease risk”

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Explorer Surgical is Named One of the Top 100 Finalists for the 16th Annual Chicago Innovation Awards

Chicago, IL, September 14, 2017 –(PR.com)– Out of 530 nominees, Explorer Surgical of Chicago has been selected as one of the Top 100 Finalists still in the running for the 16th annual Chicago Innovation Awards. The awards celebrate the most innovative new products and services in the Chicago region across all organization sizes, sectors and

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