Nationwide COVID-19 Surveillance for Nursing Homes

BALTIMORE, June 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Real Time Medical Systems, the industry-leading interventional analytics solution in healthcare, is officially announcing its launch of DiseaseWatch, a data collection service providing nursing facilities and health entities a centralized infection surveillance system to immediately detect hotspots of potential infectious diseases – from COVID-19 to influenza – days in advance. In May, it was

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Investing in Skilled Nursing Tech Isn’t Worth Much Without Employee, Leadership Acceptance

Data continues to be the watchword in a skilled nursing marketplace where hospitals and other referral partners demand increasingly concrete information about post-acute outcomes. In response, numerous tech companies have stepped into the fray to provide potential solutions — from data analytics tools that can identify serious health issues before they escalate to a hospitalization,

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Real Time identifies, analyzes signs of infectious disease in nursing homes

Analytics company Real Time Medical Systems can now provide infectious disease surveillance of nursing facilities for government and industry clients. This new service uses built-in links to extract data directly from electronic health records in use by over 95% of U.S. nursing homes. Real Time identifies infectious disease warning signs including increased temperature, high respiratory rate, cough