MIDDLETOWN, NY - 01/09/2018 — Family owned and operated Lorien Health Services is committed to providing exceptional patient care utilizing the latest in health care technology. The company recently signed with Nexus Health Resources to begin using NexusConnexions software In nine of its skilled nursing centers throughout the state of Maryland.
The NexusConnexions proprietary software provides an automated platform for both clinical and non-clinical staff to more efficiently manage the day-to-day activities of a transitional care team by creating a tailored agenda for each patient based on individual diagnosis, risk factors, and care setting.
“In an ongoing effort to keep pace with the rapid changes we face in health care today, Lorien is constantly looking for programs that can help our caregivers be more efficient and productive regardless of setting, whether it be in our Nursing Centers, in patients’ private residences following discharge through our Lorien@Home program, or to residents of our Assisted Living Communities.” said Lorien CEO Lou Grimmel, Sr.
Using NexusConnexions, Lorien’s staff will be able to track and manage every interaction between patients and caregivers. This capability will enhance Lorien’s ability to implement the most effective patient treatment plans to achieve increased positive outcomes and reduced hospital readmissions. In addition, reports compare actual and target goals for readmissions, network utilization, and total spend to help identify areas for improvement within the transitional care model and ultimately reduce medical spending across the entire patient population.
About Lorien Health Services
Lorien Health Services was founded in 1977 by Mary and Nicholas Mangione, Sr. with the long-term goal of helping seniors heal, rehabilitate, and maximize their quality of life at a Lorien Nursing Center or a Lorien Assisted Living Community. Lorien has now extended this vision to include residential care services through its Lorien@Home program. Founded on strong family values and a commitment to putting our patients and residents first, Lorien Health Services is constantly moving forward by seeking out, and adapting to, the ever-changing trends in health care technology as a means to maximize the quality of life for the people they serve. The company’s Lorien Bel Air, Lorien Riverside, and Lorien Taneytown facilities were recently included in the U.S. News & World Report list of 2017 Best Nursing Homes (https://health.usnews.com/best-nursing-homes).
About Nexus Health Resources
Nexus Health Resources (http://nexushealthresources.com) is a leading provider of transitional care software, services and patient engagement solutions for acute and post-acute care organizations facing the challenge of reducing unnecessary hospital readmissions and total medical spend. Through the Nexus Health Call Center and our proprietary transitional care software platform, NexusConnexions®, we assist providers with ensuring coordinated, quality health care during the important transition period from hospital or rehabilitation facility to home in order to mitigate the risk of readmission. Additionally, Nexus Health Academy promotes patient engagement with condition-specific health literacy for patients and caregivers to assist in guiding recovery at home.
Nexus Health Resources
Phone: +1 845 648 3057
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