Here are this year's honorees for Business First's annual Best Places to Work in Greater Louisville awards — a program recognizing Louisville-area employers who are creating positive work environments for their employees. Our Best Places to Work program is administered by Omaha, Neb.-based Quantum Workplace, which surveys employees about workplace policies, office conditions, management styles [...]
ORONO - Residents living with Alzheimer's at a local retirement home are getting a chance to improve their quality of life using a new technology. The new technology comes from an idea from Dirigo Pine's parent company in Topsham, Maine. Now, it has made its way to Orono, showing residents with Alzheimer's and their loved [...]
ORONO - Husson Women's Head Basketball Coach, Kissy Walker, already has a tough schedule. Between countless practices and games, she now has a mother living with Alzheimer's. "I leave here often thinking, I want to cry," says Walker. "It's been one of the hardest things to deal with because she's always been so vibrant and [...]
Aperture: Texas Medicaid Health Plans Joined by TMA in Taking Major Step To Make Medicaid Simpler, More Efficient for Texas Physicians
AUSTIN—The Texas Association of Health Plans (TAHP) in collaboration with the Texas Medical Association (TMA) today announced a joint effort to reduce red tape and administrative burdens for physicians and health care providers seeking to participate in the Texas Medicaid program. TAHP and TMA have selected Aperture, LLC, for a statewide Credentialing Verification Organization (CVO) [...]
Louisville Business First welcomed more than 200 guests at The Olmsted on Frankfort Avenue this morning to honor 20 of the Best Places to Work in Greater Louisville with a breakfast banquet. For the second year in a row, Business First paired with Omaha, Neb.-based Quantum Workplace to survey local employees about the culture of [...]
Aperture Credentialing LLC Address: 10350 Ormsby Park Place, Suite 104, Louisville Aperture Credentialing Website: aperturecvo.com Top local executive: Charlie Falcone, CEO Description: Health care provider credentialing company. Number of local employees: 158 Describe your company culture in five words: Flexible, fun, supportive, innovative, thriving.
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., March 10, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- As experts seek to reduce antipsychotic drug use among people with dementia, a new study shows engagement with bedside computers can have a positive impact. Researchers have found a clinically significant decrease in utilization of the medication for those using touchscreen computers with an interface tailored to [...]
Aldera: Aldera and Valence Health Present Business and Technology Roadmap for Provider-Sponsored Health Plan Startups
LISLE, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A big shift has started in the U.S. healthcare system. Driven by regulations in the way providers are paid, as well as a focus on managing the entire health insurance premium through better disease prevention and management, more provider-aligned organizations are launching health plans. To help these providers achieve success, Aldera Chief Technology [...]
Thomas Bang is the new CEO of It's Never 2 Late. He will be responsible for market expansion, extending the firm's product technology and ensuring customer and operational excellence. iN2L's person-centered engagement tools are used in more than 2,000 senior living communities across all 50 states, Canada, Australia and Northern Ireland. Bang will seek to [...]
Aperture Credentialing LLC, a company that verifies the credentials of physicians and health care professionals for insurance companies and other clients, is on track with plans to expand in Louisville. Actually, it's growing so quickly that it soon might need more office space, CEO Charlie Falcone told me in an interview Thursday.