Navigation Links
Focused Health Solutions Selects Cardiocom Telehealth Technology to Support Early Intervention
Date:7/6/2009

MINNEAPOLIS, July 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Focused Health Solutions, a premier provider of employer based population health management services, announced that it has entered into a business relationship with Cardiocom(R) to provide advanced home telehealth technology to patients with chronic illness. Cardiocom, the Experts in Telehealth(SM), is a world class developer, manufacturer and clinical service provider of award-winning telehealth solutions.

Cardiocom's telehealth system provides an interactive opportunity to proactively manage and motivate the member towards self care. The Commander Home Telemonitoring System guides the participant through an interactive Health Check and collection of vital signs including: weight, blood pressure, glucose, and heart rate. This information is immediately transmitted via a standard phone line or cellular communication to the participant's nurse coach at Focused Health Solutions Deerfield, IL based clinical nurse call center. The participant's nurse coach reviews the information with the participant during their scheduled condition management education calls throughout the year. Focused Health Solution's tailored disease management program is available to all members who qualify as an option to their health coverage with their employer.

"The Cardiocom System is a key advanced home care technology tool that proactively ensures coordinated care," says Charlene Bonvissuto, a registered nurse and President and Chief Executive Officer at Focused Health. "We believe that cost-effective monitoring of vital signs, symptoms and compliance with evidence-based guidelines is a fundamental tool in the condition management process." Cardiocom's unique system is also expected to enhance participant engagement, increase quality of life, and improve outcomes.

About Focused Health Solutions

Focused Health Solutions is a leading national provider of customized population health management services. Founded in 1999, the Deerfield, IL based company boasts a senior management team with over 100 years of collective experience in the health care industry and a blue chip customer base.

Focused Health Solutions combines innovative data analysis, condition specific clinical pathways, proprietary telehealth technology, Health Risk Assessments, and deep clinical expertise to reduce health care costs and improve health.

The FHS population health management model integrates sophisticated systems and experienced personnel to produce quantifiable clinical and economic benefits for its program participants and clients.

Focused Health Solutions is a proud member of the DMAA, NCQA, MWA and HERO organization. Visit us at Focusedhs.com for more information or call 1-800-282-8000.

About Cardiocom

Cardiocom, the Experts in Telehealth, is an award-winning leader in innovative home telehealth solutions. Founded in 1997, Cardiocom develops, manufactures and markets its own telehealth devices for heart failure, diabetes, hypertension, COPD, asthma and other chronic conditions. Cardiocom's clients include some of the most respected home health groups, health plans, hospitals, physician groups, and coordinated care companies in the nation. Through these established relationships, Cardiocom improves the lives of thousands of people each day. For more information on Cardiocom and its services, call 1-888-243-8881 or visit http://www.cardiocom.com/

    Contact:
    Tracy Mitchell
    Vice President, Operations
    Cardiocom
    (888)243-8881


'/>"/>
SOURCE Cardiocom
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Major Pharma Clinical Case Studies From Amgen, AstraZeneca, GSK, Intermune, Cephalon Inc, Sunesis Pharmaceuticals and Dartmouth Medical School During Fall Clinical Focused Programs
2. DuPont Focused on Meeting Global Demands for Greater Safety & Protection
3. AUDIO from Medialink and Bayer: Simple, Focused Ways to Boost Womens Health
4. Charles A. Peck, M.D., F.A.C.P. Joins LifeMasters as New Medical Director Focused on Client Experience
5. Aegis Selected by Community Medical Centers to Bring New Employer-Focused Wellness Program to Californias Central Valley
6. Cooper Clinic at Craig Ranch Opens Signaling the Next Phase of CooperLife Health-Focused Residential Community in McKinney
7. Creative Technology Services Creates a New Operating Company Focused on Mobility
8. CBaySystems Introduces CBayPraxis - A Breakthrough Solution Focused on Physician Practice Efficiency
9. Jefferson oncologists show focused radiation is effective as surgery against nerve tumor
10. Charles Alan Launches Healthcare-focused Furniture Lines with NuBax Seating Technology, Offering Smart Design and Health Benefits
11. Abortion Opponents in 59 Cities Prepare Focused 40-Day Campaign to Counter Impact of Roe v. Wade
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/8/2016)... ... February 08, 2016 , ... Remember the old saying “rub some ... to Perry A~, author of “Calcium Bentonite Clay” the health benefits of integrating clay ... and detoxifying the body. , A former motivational speaker, Perry A~ has since dedicated ...
(Date:2/8/2016)... ... 2016 , ... Discover the Rocky Mountain region’s longest running and impressive garden ... Attendees also get to see the most incredible gardens and home improvement experts that ... the Colorado Convention Center - 700 14th St. Denver CO, is an exciting event ...
(Date:2/8/2016)... ... February 08, 2016 , ... TopConsumerReviews.com recently awarded their highest five-star rating ... Moles are derived from a cluster of melanin when exposed to sunlight. Although most ... create a lifetime of embarrassment. Historically, mole removal has involved a painful, ...
(Date:2/8/2016)... CA (PRWEB) , ... February 08, 2016 , ... The ... held annually in this country. The AutismOne 2016 Conference, which is being held May ... they often won’t hear elsewhere about helpful interventions and causes of chronic illness in ...
(Date:2/7/2016)... Orion, Clarkston, Metamora, Michigan (PRWEB) , ... February 07, 2016 , ... ... Friday in recognition of National Wear Red Day. National Wear Red Day is ... and stroke in women. Heart disease and stroke cause 1 in 3 deaths among ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:2/8/2016)... , Feb. 8, 2016  Avista Pharma Solutions ... Eric Setzer as Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Mr. Setzer ... years of experience in various roles within growing technology ... he served as the Executive Director of Finance at ... Raleigh, NC . Previously, Mr. Setzer ...
(Date:2/8/2016)... DUBLIN , Feb. 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ ... announced the addition of the "Label-Free ... Global Forecasts to 2020" report to ... has announced the addition of the ... - Global Forecasts to 2020" report ...
(Date:2/8/2016)... , Feb. 8, 2016  Unilife Corporation ("Unilife" or "Company") ... of injectable drug delivery systems, today announced that it will ... ended December 31, 2015 after market close on February 9, ... conference call to discuss these financial results.    ... --> About Unilife Corporation ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: