United States - 08/29/2019 — Greensburg, Pennsylvania-based Redstone Presbyterian SeniorCare is a leading provider of premier living solutions and high-quality services for older adults. The non-profit organization has partnered with Nexus Health Resources to begin using its NexusConnexions® transitional care software at the Redstone Highlands continuing care retirement community.
Redstone offers distinct programs, including independent living, personal care services and in-patient rehabilitation on their Greensburg campus, Home and Community based services, through Redstone@Home Home Health and Hospice. They will implement the NexusConnexions software solution to more efficiently track and manage post-discharge follow-up activities and ensure quality health outcomes for patients who transition out of the Rehab Center at Redstone.
“In NexusConnexions, we saw an opportunity to complement our current transitional care program and strengthen our commitment to our patients’ health,” said Jacquelyn Bell, Director of Health Navigation at Redstone Highlands. “Like Redstone, Nexus Health Resources understands the importance of addressing the needs of patients during the key transition period following discharge. With NexusConnexions, we are able to further our vision of being difference makers and world changers in the lives of the patients we serve.”
NexusConnexions transitional care software allows Redstone Highlands’ staff to better manage the day-to-day activities of a transitional care team with a tailored agenda for each patient based on individual diagnosis, risk factors, and care setting. Patient and caregiver interactions are tracked using NexusConnexions reports to compare actual and target goals and see what steps resulted in preventing readmissions.
“Redstone is on the cutting edge of senior living and health care innovation,” said Ryan Sparks, co-founder and CRO of Nexus Health Resources. “Our NexusConnexions software integrates seamlessly with their existing transitional care program, resulting in better patient outcomes and significant cost savings for Redstone facilities over time.”
About Redstone Presbyterian SeniorCare
Founded in 1980, Redstone Presbyterian SeniorCare is a Christian, non-profit organization dedicated to providing living alternatives and high-quality services to help meet the changing needs of older adults. Redstone participates in the CARF accreditation process which sets higher standards than basic regulatory requirements. Open to all faiths, the organization was a winner of the 2016 Power of Work Awards presented by Goodwill of Southwestern Pennsylvania, which recognize employers and organizations for their efforts in support of workforce development. Redstone is also a multiple winner of the Healthiest Employer Award as recognized by the Pittsburgh Business Times.
About Nexus Health Resources
Nexus Health Resources is a leading provider of transitional care software, services, and patient engagement 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. Additionally, Nexus Health Academy® promotes patient engagement with condition-specific health literacy for patients and caregivers to assist in guiding recovery at home.
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