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Post-acute facility trims length of stay by 3-5 days with alerts tech

Cedar View Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center, a skilled nursing facility in Methuen, Massachusetts, operated by Marquis Health Services, was reviewing hospital discharge summaries and relied on a patient’s or family’s memories to piece together a patient’s encounter history. THE PROBLEM Sometimes the provider organization also received input from a hospital’s external case manager, but consistently… Read More »

Alnylam's Onpattro sales look 'disappointing' in early days of RNAi launch: analyst

It may be early days for Alnylam’s pioneering RNAi therapy Onpattro, but at least so far, sales look “disappointing,” according to one analyst. That was the word from Jefferies’ Maury Raycroft after the New York biotech reported its third-quarter numbers, showing that between its August approval—as a treatment for peripheral nerve disease caused by the… Read More »