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SeniorServ Adult Day Health Care Centers Selected for CalOptima PACE Expansion

21 02 2018

CalOptima PACE expansion expands services for seniors at five Orange County Adult Day Health centers including SeniorServ centers in Anaheim and Santa Ana.Anaheim, CA, February 21, 2018 -- Dedicated to serving frail seniors, CalOptima’s Program of AllInclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE) is expanding through new partnerships with selected Community Based Adult Services (CBAS) centers. With access to these centers, more seniors may join PACE and existing PACE participants will gain more options to receive adult day health care that suits their culture, location or medical condition.After CalOptima’s thorough review of service quality, financial stability, operational capabilities and more, SeniorServ’s Adult Day Health Care centers in Santa Ana and Anaheim (formerly VIP Adult Day Health Care) are two of the five CBAS centers selected as community-based partners for the expansion.For more than 30 years, SeniorServ’s Adult Day Health Care centers have been keeping families together...

Berlin-Based Industry 4.0 Company relayr Receives 30 Million US-Dollar Investment

21 02 2018

Technology, service, insurance and financing - relayr's full-spectrum approach makes it an important strategic partner for its customers. Chicago, IL, February 21, 2018 -- The investment of roughly 30 million US dollars reflects a clear trend in the venture capital landscape: investments far removed from the hype and growth bubbles."The confidence shown by all three investors B37, Purple Arch and DTCP (Deutsche Telekom Capital Partners) is very gratifying," says Josef Brunner, CEO of relayr. This investment will allow us to grow substantially and further solidify our profile globally. Because we enter into long-term partnerships with our customers, robust methods play a key role in accompanying them on their journey into modern 'pay-per-use' and 'as-a-service' business models that combine technology, service, insurance and financing."The investment will enable relayr to further expand its core activities in the tech sector and continue growing in areas such as...

SocksLane Compression Hits Milestone 500 Reviews on Amazon

21 02 2018

Company achieves highest rating in the category with 4.8/5 average customer rating. Portland, OR, February 21, 2018 -- Start-up SocksLane opens the year with a new milestone as it reached the 500 reviews mark in Amazon. The newcomer continues to dominate in its category with an average rating of 4.8/5 and the highest repeat order.Happy with the company’s performance and steady growth, CEO Dave Dixon declares, “It’s the year of the dog but we are feeling bullish! We anticipate more growth in 2018 as we launch new products and implement enhancements in our website, bringing us closer to our customers. It’s going to be awesome.”Compression socks used to be worn mostly by the elderly and people recovering from injury. As more studies revealed the benefits of compression therapy, more people became aware of the advantages of wearing a pair as they go about their daily activities. As awareness grew, so did the number of manufacturers eager to rule the emerging market. Unfortunately...

Drug Delivery Therapies Shift from the Clinical Setting to the Home

21 02 2018

Boston, MA, February 21, 2018 -- In the run up to the 5th Annual Pre-Filled Syringes East Coast Conference (11 – 12 April, Boston, US), SMi Group caught up with Debbie McConnell and Annie Diorio-Blum from Battelle to discuss common industry hurdles and opportunities within Pre-Filled Syringes.Here is the snap shot from their comprehensive interview and the full version is available on the Download Centre of the Pre-Filled Syringes East Coast Conference website http://www.pfsamericas.com/prcomQ: What do you see as the greatest challenge for the PFS industry to overcome at the moment?A: As the movement to shift drug delivery therapies from the clinical setting to the home intensifies, the PFS industry faces new design challenges related to delivering drug in a safe and predictable manner by patients, and their caregivers, in the home.Debbie McConnell and Annie Diorio-Blum will be hosting an Interactive Workshop during the SMi’s Pre-Filled Syringes East Coast Conference: Design Considerations...

TRADOC Has Confirmed Their Participation at Military Robotics and Autonomous Systems Conference, Taking Place in London on 25th and 26th April 2018

21 02 2018

SMi reports: Colonel Nuckol's has confirmed the participation of TRADOC at Military Robotics and Autonomous systems conference. London, United Kingdom, February 21, 2018 -- The U.S. Army is planning on testing the first prototypes of the Robotic Combat Vehicle by 2021.'"The Army has realized that robotics is going to be critical for our success in the future," Col. William T. Nuckols, director of the newly formed Training and Doctrine Command Project Office (TRADOC) for Maneuver Robotics and Autonomous Systems, told Military.com recently. "The new robotic prototypes will have all the equipment necessary to make them semi-autonomous, so they can maneuver for short distances and engage targets," Nuckols said. [Military.com].Colonel Nuckol's has confirmed the participation of TRADOC at Military Robotics and Autonomous systems conference, taking place in London on 25th and 26th April 2018. TRADOC will be represented by Major Alan Stephens, Manoeuver Robotics and Autonomous Systems...

Pulse of the City News Honors 5-Time Customer Satisfaction Award Winners

21 02 2018

Pulse of the City News’ most recent customer satisfaction award winners have all earned the award by receiving the highest possible rating of 5 stars for five consecutive years. Lapeer, MI, February 21, 2018 -- Pulse of the City News’ most recent Pulse Customer Satisfaction Award winners are all five-time, consecutive-year winners spanning the HVAC, electrical and lawn care industries.In affiliation with The Stirling Center for Excellence, Pulse of the City researches building and construction companies to identify those that provide more than just great design and construction services, but also a great customer experience. Pulse’s research team accepts public and industry nominations and also analyzes multiple sources, including online customer reviews, blogs, websites, awards and more to put together a balanced and objective rating for each company. The Pulse Award is reserved for those earning the highest ratings of 4 or 5 stars.Frank Andrews, Founder of The Stirling Center says,...

Elesa Ergostyle® for Functionality, for Ergonomics, for Aesthetics

21 02 2018

Ergostyle® standard machine elements from Elesa for a broad spectrum of applications typical of new market segments. Metheringham, United Kingdom, February 21, 2018 -- The Elesa Ergostyle® range of standard machine components has been conceived for a broad spectrum of applications, typical of new market segments. Ergostyle® elements are destined for hospital and medical equipment, scientific instruments, laboratory fittings, office furniture, leisure and sporting equipment, and, generally, whenever aesthetics and user-friendliness are key requirements for the benefit of the product.Specific components include the ETK three-arm handwheel customizable with user marking and with smooth cavity free design, also EMW monospoke handwheels with revolving handle or fold-away safety handle.This commitment to technology and design is coupled with a corporate culture committed to product quality for the mechanical industry, machinery and industrial equipment manufacturing companies.Elesa Ergostyle®...

S&G Content Marketing Accepted Into Forbes Agency Council

21 02 2018

Forbes Agency Council is an invitation-only community for executives in successful public relations, media strategy, creative and advertising agencies. Miami, FL, February 21, 2018 -- S&G Content Marketing, a Miami-based marketing agency, has been accepted into the Forbes Agency Council, an invitation-only community for executives in successful public relations, media strategy, creative and advertising agencies.Co-founder and CEO, Lauren Fairbanks, joins other Forbes Agency Council members, who are hand-selected, to become part of a curated network of successful peers and get access to a variety of exclusive benefits and resources, including the opportunity to submit thought leadership articles and short tips on industry-related topics for publishing on Forbes.com.Forbes Councils combines an innovative, high-touch approach to community management perfected by the team behind Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) with the extensive resources and global reach of Forbes. As a result, Forbes...

Dragon Slumber Launches TubeSpark, New Platform to Discover the Best Niche Youtubers

21 02 2018

Quebec, Canada, February 21, 2018 -- Dragon Slumber is proud to announce the launch of TubeSpark, a free website set to help promote niche quality Youtubers by having the audience vote for their favorite channels. The best content creators move up the ranks, which brings them more visibility on the platform.Find out more about TubeSpark at: https://tubespark.com/“There's never been as much competition for Youtubers to get noticed, and with YouTube's stricter policy for monetization, a lot of content creators are in jeopardy of being left behind," said Kevin Giguère, the developer and founder of TubeSpark. "I hope that this platform can help give great Youtubers the push they deserve, as well as help viewers discover some more great content out there."Viewers are presented with a single video from a content creator, and vote to give it a thumbs up or down. They're then encouraged to follow on YouTube and social media. Experience points and badges are also awarded by completing...

Big Thought and Dallas Afterschool Partner to Receive Better Together Planning Grant

21 02 2018

Dallas Educational Organizations Tap Big Data and Shared Expertise to Create Expanded Learning Information System in Collaboration with SMU Center on Research and Evaluation. Dallas, TX, February 21, 2018 -- Dallas-based education nonprofits Big Thought and Dallas Afterschool have been awarded a $60,000 planning grant from the Better Together Fund to work with SMU’s Center on Research and Evaluation (CORE) to assess the real impact and potential for collaboration among out-of-school-time programs ranging from tutoring to summer camps.The partners will build and implement an innovative, comprehensive system to analyze student-level and programmatic data through what they are calling the Expanded Learning Information System (ELIS), which will support out-of-school time (OST) service providers in Dallas.“Making ELIS work for the benefit of our K-12 students requires computing and data analytics skills that SMU is proud to be able to offer the community,” said Stephanie L. Knight, dean...

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