Pain Care Labs’ VibraCool® Named A Top Pain-Relieving Device on the Market

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Practical Pain Management calls VibraCool “well-tested and based on fundamentally sound technology and good science,” effective for joint-related disorders

Our goal is to give patients options for acute and chronic pain conditions that are effective enough that opioids can be reduced or eliminated.”

— Amy Baxter, MD, Pain Care Labs CEO and Chief Medical Officer

ATLANTA, GEORGIA, USA, September 23, 2020 /EINPresswire.com/ — Pain Care Labs, industry leader in noninvasive pain relief devices, announced today that its VibraCool® vibrational cryotherapy devices were chosen among 12 Top Pain-Relieving Devices on the Market as featured in the “Practical Pain Management Journal” (PPM). The PPM guide focuses on FDA-cleared, drug-free pain relief options for patients to use at home as part of a comprehensive pain management plan, with VibraCool as the most affordable medical grade device listed.

“As fewer Americans have safe access to medical offices due to the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic, the challenge of home pain management becomes more urgent,” explains Amy Baxter, MD, Pain Care Labs CEO and Chief Medical Officer. “Patients’ surgeries are delayed, and they lack their usual access to physical therapy, massage, and acupuncture. Doctors don’t want to prescribe opioids, so pain relief alternatives are even more critical.”

For over a decade, the mission of Pain Care Labs has been to eliminate unnecessary pain with affordable, clinically proven, interventions. The Company's award-winning solutions are based on a patented M-Stim™ neuromodulation platform.

A number of the devices in the PPM guide rely on transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation, commonly known as TENS. VibraCool is different from TENS technology, specifically because VibraCool uses mechanical, not electrical, stimulation. While TENS can stimulate at most two of four gate-control nerves, VibraCool stimulates all four nerves for maximum pain inhibition. VibraCool adds an ice inhibition pathway, reaching five pain inhibitors. “The research on the effectiveness of mechanical stimulation over electrical stimulation is clear,” asserts Dr. Baxter. “The wearable mechanical stimulation frequency that powers VibraCool relieved overuse and musculoskeletal pain 3.6x better than TENS.”

Pain Care Labs' wearable devices reduce chronic pain with noninvasive, non-pharmaceutical methods. VibraCool uses motion and ice to harness two newly discovered physiologic pain pathways: one mechanical frequency blocks pain, another competes with pain for the brain's attention. Proven effective in hospitals for even intense needle pain, this mechanicothermal Oscillice® combination technology is now optimized for a wider range of pain conditions. In addition to the VibraCool products configured for ankle, knee, wrist, elbow, neck, shoulder, and foot, Pain Care Labs expects to deliver its new market-ready device to treat low back pain in Q1 2021.

“Current stay-at-home directives necessitated by COVID-19 mean patients need options to manage pain at home,” says Keith Cronin, Doctor of Physical Therapy. “VibraCool’s mechanical stimulation offers pain relief for inflammation, overuse, and post-operative recovery, and can be easily adapted to any home exercise program. The PPM guide helps patients looking for effective solutions at home.”

The same pain management journal published a review comparing VibraCool to other more expensive devices on the market. The authors found VibraCool to be an affordable, valuable adjunct to clinical treatments. Additionally, the ease of using VibraCool resulted in "both high compliance and tolerance."

Using vibration to treat chronic pain has a long history. Vibration, or the transmission of oscillatory mechanical stimulation, may be accomplished with auditory or ultrasonic waves, pulsed electromagnetic fields, electrical stimulation, shockwaves, or mechanical devices with motor-driven shaking platforms or eccentric flywheels. The PPM guide shows a range of vibration devices on the market. Among the options featured, VibraCool is the most studied solution and the most affordable.

ABOUT PAIN CARE LABS

Pain Care Labs is the industry leader in noninvasive pain relief solutions. Buzzy® has been used to block pain for over 35 million needle procedures. VibraCool® is an FDA registered 510(k) cleared device to treat myofascial pain caused by trigger points, restricted motion, and muscle tension. Established in 2006 by emergency physician and pain researcher Amy Baxter M.D., the Company is dedicated to effective, reusable, and affordable solutions for pain. The Company’s award-winning solutions are based on patented Oscillice®, a mechanical stimulation/thermal neuromodulation platform, to give serious, simple relief. Pain Care Labs was named "Industry Leader for Localized Pain Relief" by Frost & Sullivan, a leading market research firm. For more information, including a list of published studies, please visit PainCareLabs.com.

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Jesse John Francis Clark Brings Lawsuit Against Nevada Hemophilia Treatment Center

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LAS VEGAS, NV, USA, September 23, 2020 /EINPresswire.com/ — HemoAware Founder, Jesse John Francis Clark, is bringing a lawsuit against Nevada's only federally recognized Hemophilia Treatment Center (HTC) for discrimination. Clark was born with severe Hemophilia A and was the former Secretary of the board for the Nevada Chapter of The National Hemophilia Foundation. Clark resigned on that board after seeing the balance sheet of the chapter and the nominal amounts going back to community members. HemoAware was founded in 2018 with the mission to enhance the lives of those with inherited bleeding disorders. Clark was the only community member to advocate the safety of Genentech’s Emicizumab (Hemlibra) which currently has 44 fatalities and that number keeps growing with no oversight from the FDA or CDC.

Due to Clark being a loud advocate in the bleeding disorders community, the Hemostasis and Thrombosis Center of Nevada (HTCNV) gave Clark two options: sign a non-disparagement agreement or they would discharge him as a patient of the HTC.

Clark went on a podcast last night to briefly describe what had happened during this unusual visit to his HTC. The podcast has since been streamed hundreds of times since it went live.

The lawsuit was filed in the United States District Court for the District of Nevada.

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15 Key Skills for a Successful Career in Lab Management

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Are you considering a career in laboratory management? Here are 15 different skills that will help you be successful in your career.

The lab manager plays a central role in ensuring that all laboratory equipment meets safety standards and that employees are well-trained and follow safety protocols.”

— Formaspace

AUSTIN, TEXAS, UNITED STATES, September 23, 2020 /EINPresswire.com/ — What’s the ideal skill set for becoming a successful lab manager?

We take a look at the top 15 skills that you should develop to become a top-flight laboratory manager.

1. Mentoring

Let’s assume you have already obtained the requisite education credentials (typically a four-year BS in science, although some employers would prefer candidates with a Master’s degree), and you have been honing your skills as a lab technician for several years.

How does one make the leap from lab technician to lab manager?

What’s the next step?

For the majority of lab managers, their career break came as a result of finding a mentor within the organization where they work.

Someone who could help them grow into the management role by slowly allowing them to take on new responsibilities commensurate with their aptitude and developing skills.

If you’re fortunate enough to find someone who can help you up the career ladder in this way, don’t forget to pay it forward. As you advance in your position, be sure to identify a candidate working in your team for whom you can provide the same kind of mentoring skills for their career development.

2. Chief Problem Solver

From the perspective of many bench scientists and lab technicians, the role of lab manager can seem attractive for several reasons, including increased flexibility in the job, ability to control available resources, and, if we’re honest, increased compensation and future career opportunities.

But, once in the role, many new lab managers realize that, in the words of President Truman, “The Buck Stops Here.”

As problems arise in the laboratory, no matter how big or how small, lab managers have to come up with practical solutions quickly. This can make the role quite stressful, whether it’s due to malfunctioning lab equipment, vendors who fail to deliver reagents on time, or staff members who are away due to illness or other personal matters.

When faced with obstacles such as these, lab managers need to find answers without becoming overwhelmed by stress.

That’s why lab managers must develop the ability to prioritize and address more than one issue at a time (e.g. multitasking). And, as they gain experience, they’ll learn to solve problems as soon as they arise, to always be prepared with a backup plan, and to keep an eye on supply inventories and schedule proactive equipment maintenance.

3. Attention To Detail.

Details matter. A lot.

In the case of clinical testing laboratories, doctors make life or death patient medical decisions based on the results provided by the laboratory.

In scientific research, the credibility of the PI, and the institution as a whole, is on the line when data submitted for publication runs into trouble during the peer review process, whether due to lab errors or other inconsistencies that make the results impossible to replicate.

As a result, lab managers play a critical role in establishing and maintaining the highest quality control standards in an effort to increase precision and accuracy and reduce error and uncertainty in the results.

4. Safety First

Working in a laboratory science environment is not without risk.

Scientists and technicians handling corrosive agents or biological pathogens in a wet lab need to adhere to relevant safety regulations and best practices to minimize the risk of personal injury to the worker – or to the community at large.

The lab manager plays a central role in ensuring that all laboratory equipment meets safety standards and that employees are well-trained and follow safety protocols.

In the larger context, it’s the responsibility of the lab manager to create a safety-first culture that prioritizes safe work practices and discourages risky shortcuts.

5. Demonstrate Leadership

Many first-time managers are under the misapprehension that their job is mostly about setting the rules and enforcing them.

Fortunately, over time, most (hopefully all) new managers begin to realize that their role is quite different. Rather than being a pure rule enforcer, the more sophisticated managers soon realize they are also very much in service to their employees, offering them assistance when they need help to work better and more efficiently, by taking care of the problems that get in the way of accomplishing their tasks.

Taking this approach to management will also make you a more informed leader, one who knows what’s happening on the ground in your organization. This will also allow you to make clear, timely decisions as needed.

6. Maintain Clear Lines Of Communication

Whether one is working in a clinical diagnostic lab within a large healthcare institution, or at a university research lab, the position of lab manager serves as an important conduit of information between bench scientists and lab technicians and the greater organization at large – including key stakeholders, ranging from upper management, human resources, facilities and operations management – as well as government regulators and funding sources.

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Formaspace
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Novela Neurotech to Present nEureka® for Epilepsy Platform at CapCon 2020 Venture Conference

nEureka® for Epilepsy: an all-in-one system for remote epilepsy monitoring from home

nEureka® for Epilepsy: an all-in-one system for remote epilepsy monitoring from home

nEureka® is a telehealth Data-as-a-Service platform transforming costly episodic care to personalized, efficient, and accessible remote care for epilepsy.

Long gone are the days of intermittent, guess-based healthcare. nEureka® paves the way for people with epilepsy to launch remote visits with their physicians—anytime, anywhere”

— Ray Iskander, CEO

ALAMEDA, CALIFORNIA, UNITED STATES, September 23, 2020 /EINPresswire.com/ — Novela Neurotech, a Data-as-a-Service company developing personalized remote epilepsy care using connected consumer data, will showcase its nEureka® for Epilepsy platform at the virtual CapCon 2020 Venture Conference, Sep 29 to Oct 1, 2020.

Over 3 million people in the U.S. are diagnosed with epilepsy, which is characterized by unpredictable seizures. Although a chronic neurological condition, the current status quo for epilepsy healthcare relies on punctuated clinical visits—often three months apart—which delays critical healthcare decisions for epilepsy management. Roughly 70% of epilepsy cases can be controlled with medication, and medication adherence is a key factor for keeping seizures at bay. Epileptologists often adjust their prescriptions using the patient’s self-reported experience of their seizure counts and side-effects. Therefore, precise seizure counts and side-effect data are critical to inform healthcare decisions.

However, current options for tracking seizures and medication are antiquated & inaccurate, fractured, lacking and episodic.

1) Antiquated & inaccurate: Patients often rely on pen-and-paper journals, or single-function seizure tracking apps, to log their seizures, which easily leads to forgetting and inaccuracies.
2) Fractured: Separate alarms and apps are needed for medication reminders, activity and mood tracking, promoting frustration and confusion.
3) Lacking: Patients who are aware of an impending seizure cannot easily notify family for help. During sleep, 1 in every 150 patients with uncontrolled seizures may experience SUDEP (Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy), a devastating condition that is preventable — if provided with adequate monitoring or intervention methods, which are currently lacking.
4) Episodic: with a 3+ month gap between physician visits, patients experience a lag in critical healthcare to keep their seizures under optimal control.

The nEureka® for Epilepsy system combines everyday consumer devices, a cloud data platform and real-time alerts into a powerful all-in-one Epilepsy Remote Care Solution that resolves current pain points. Wearables embedded with seizure-related biomarker sensors will allow continuous recording of biomarkers, and simplified one-button tracking of seizure events to increase the accuracy of seizure counts. Built under the guidance of epileptologists and people with epilepsy, nEureka® also includes SOS alerts to caregivers—day and night—providing patients with independence, and caregivers with peace-of-mind. All data are seamlessly transferred to the patients’ physician portal, and organized as a dashboard into clean and informative charts for easy 24/7 review and follow-ups.

As certified by Impactable, nEureka® delivers significant healthcare impact including $2B+ reduction in cost to reach optimal treatment in the next 5 years in the US alone, with a 40% improvement in medication adherence.

“Altogether, nEureka® for Epilepsy transforms antiquated Epilepsy Care from single snapshots in time to a continuous, data-rich movie. Long gone are the days of intermittent, guess-based healthcare. nEureka® paves the way for patients to launch remote visits with their physicians—anytime, anywhere,” says Ray Iskander, CEO of Novela Neurotech.

About nEureka®
nEureka® by Novela Neurotech is a telehealth Data-as-a-Service platform transforming current costly episodic care to personalized, efficient, and accessible remote care for epilepsy & other chronic neurological conditions. nEureka® leverages everyday consumer technology and wearables to connect patients with their clinicians and caregivers resulting in continuous care and significantly reducing risk of premature death and care costs. For more information, contact shelly.fan@novelaneuro.com.

About CapCon
The CapCon mission is to change the world by promoting forward-thinking life science companies through finance and media. Lack of efficiencies in healthcare need to be addressed to save people and their families, and CapCon aspires to make a dent in the current state of medical problems. Companies that register for CapCon receive exposure to the exact investors they want to meet — including those who have a fundamental interest in the growth of their company. Companies will also receive educational content in finance, legal affairs, regulatory affairs, and business. More at CapCon 2020.

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HemoAware Launches Bleeding Disorder Podcast

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The HemoAware Podcast is Now Available on Spotify & Apple Podcasts

LAS VEGAS, NV, USA, September 23, 2020 /EINPresswire.com/ — HemoAware Corporation is pleased to announce the launch of the HemoAware Podcast. The show is to promote public awareness about rare inherited bleeding disorders with a focus on Hemophilia.

Hemophilia is an inherited bleeding disorder in which the blood does not clot properly. Currently, there are 20,000 people in the U.S. who suffer from hemophilia and 400,000 globally.

The current host, Jesse John Francis Clark, was born with severe hemophilia. Clark started HemoAware, a bleeding disorder non-profit, in 2018 to enhance the lives of those with inherited bleeding disorders through advocacy, education and technology. The non-profit has quickly grown in popularity and currently services thousands of individuals in the bleeding disorders community.

The HemoAware Podcast currently has two episodes available and both episodes have already been streamed over 1300 times.

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Nautilus Medical Launches All-in-One DICOM Surgical Recorder for any Procedure in any Environment

TeleRay Record DICOM Surgery and Endoscope Recorder All-in-One System

TeleRay Record images can be captures from any device or brand including Olympus, Leica, Storz, and more.

TeleRay All in One system may be installed anywhere to save space while still providing a large screen.

Record from any light-based system including headsets, endoscopes, microscopes, cameras, and store in HD full fidelity DICOM for PACS or VNA viewing.

Providing a lower-cost solution with high-end features is critical in providing clear video into PACs and VNA systems for better clinical decisions and a holistic view of the patient”

— Timothy Kelley CEO Nautilus Medical

PALO ALTO, CA, UNITED STATES, September 23, 2020 /EINPresswire.com/ — Palo Alto, CA September 23rd, 2020 – Nautilus Medical Technologies has just announced an advanced all-in-one surgery recorder, named TeleRay Record, for use with any endoscope, headset, c-arm, vascular, ultrasound, c-arms, and more. Users will be able to store up to 150 hours of HD medical videos form a high-tech medical touch screen PC with a larger screen than prior systems.

"Providing a lower-cost solution with high-end features is critical in providing clear video into PACs and VNA systems for better clinical decisions and a holistic view of the patient," said CEO of Nautilus Timothy Kelley. He explained the value of their system compared to others currently available in the market as the opportunity to own a flexible system that delivers needed tools such as editing, larger screen, Bluetooth foot pedals, and a variety of video connection options at the lowest price.

The recorder works with any current video systems being used, including Panasonic, Olympus, Storz, Zeiss, Leica, and others commonly found in suites and labs. The system would cover video sources like surgical video cameras, arthroscopes, microscopes, and endoscopes.
Director of Sales, Richard Rost, said: "Our customers come to us for enterprise imaging solutions, and we are proud to offer the best value for integrating operating suites that allow physicians to focus on the task at hand." He continued, "Users can easily perform real-time collaboration, consultation, conferencing, and visual sharing at any time- it will change the process for the better."

TeleRay Record main medical video recording features:
High-quality medical video recording into DICOM format by using MPEG2 and MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 compression;
Record/take multiple low and high (full HD) quality medical video/snapshots during the surgery or other procedures;
Live stream video during the procedure;
Record, stream, play video and take snapshots at the same time;
Record video/take images from multiple connected devices (special video card needed);
Flexible patient data assignment: selecting an already existing patient, manually entering the patient details or selecting from the hospital DICOM worklist server;
Possibility to start a new study recording, while other video/snapshots are in progress for saving to DICOM format or sending to DICOM archive;
Review medical images/video during the surgery or other procedures;
Trim the recorded video;
Recorded studies can be stored locally, sent to the hospital DICOM archive (PACS server/VNA), or exported to other storage devices;
View saved medical images/videos with integrated DICOM Viewer.

About Nautilus Medical: Nautilus Medical is a technology leader with the only telehealth radiology for the management and distribution of medical images and patient information. We offer the most secure platform for interactive consultation while viewing images, reports, all while still seeing each other, including family members or specialists, on a multi-person call. Nautilus is widely recognized as the most reliable and advanced software on the market with multiple filed patents. With more than 1000 sites and 3000 users, along with 33 of the top 50 medical centers, including Cleveland Clinic, Cedars-Sinai, Harvard, Cornell, Columbia, Northwestern, Shriners, Barnes-Jewish, Beth Israel, UPMC, UPENN, NY Presbyterian, and many more. Nautilus has been growing overseas and can be found in more than 20 countries.

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Smart ERP Solutions to Showcase Solutions and Services at Interact 2020 Virtual Event

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Visit SmartERP at Interact 2020 to find out how they can help you with your Oracle applications

PLEASANTON, CALIFORNIA, UNITED STATES, September 23, 2020 /EINPresswire.com/ — Smart ERP Solutions, Inc. (SmartERP), an Oracle Partner, announced that it is a sponsor and will be showcasing at the Interact 2020 Virtual Event, from September 28 – 30, to brief the healthcare industry on how they can utilize SmartERP’s suite of solutions and Oracle services to achieve best-in-class performance. SmartERP will be presenting new and updated solutions and services from their suite of Oracle product offerings, including Automated Employee Onboarding used by the U.S. State Department, and efficient Oracle PeopleSoft consulting services such as those deployed at the University of California Office of the President. SmartERP will also be presenting a specialized track session for attendees during the conference.

As a member of the Oracle PartnerNetwork and developer of solutions and services that enhance and support Oracle applications, the company is dedicated to delivering innovative and leading-edge solutions based on Oracle technology, including Oracle E-Business Suite, PeopleSoft, NetSuite, and JD Edwards applications as well as Oracle Cloud platform offerings. With proven experience in Oracle, the company aims to help organizations gain insights on ways to enhance business processes through the utilization of SmartERP technology and services combined with Oracle offerings.

SmartERP has Oracle Practices across multiple industries, including Public Sector, Financials, Recruiting, Technology, Manufacturing, Construction, and many more. These industries are leveraging SmartERP’s expertise in Oracle E-Business Suite, PeopleSoft, and JD Edwards (Employee Pre-boarding, Onboarding and Off-boarding, Electronic Personnel Actions Forms, Business Intelligence and Analytics, Application Development, Enterprise Mobility, Security, Compliance, and Segregation of Duties, E-Verify/I-9, Financials, CRM, Manufacturing, Smart Talent Procurement, Order Management, Oracle PeopleSoft (HCM, Financials, SCM, Campus Solutions, Asset Lifecycle Management, Enterprise Performance Management, Enterprise Portal, PeopleSoft Enterprise Tools & Technology), and Oracle Cloud.

"As a unique organization in the Enterprise Business Applications space, providing software solutions and services, SmartERP enables organizations to develop optimized business processes and a superior user experience enabling increased productivity, cost reductions and a maximized return on their investment,” said Doris Wong, CEO, Smart ERP Solutions. “Our Oracle solutions and services go beyond end-users' expectations at an affordable cost, and we’re excited to be showcasing our new and updated solutions and services at the Interact 2020 Virtual Event.”

SmartERP invites organizations to join them at their educational session, Automating New Hire Compliance- Employment Eligibility, E-Verify & More, conducted by Doris Wong, CEO, Smart ERP Solutions. The session will cover topics including Smart Onboarding, HR business processes and compliance, further automating, and complying with your pre-boarding and onboarding hiring requirements, including employment eligibility, E-Verify, and other compliance processes. If you are attending the virtual conference, you can find SmartERP’s presentation at Session Number 20214, on September 28 at 1:20 PM.

About Smart ERP Solutions, Inc.
Founded by Oracle/PeopleSoft veterans, Smart ERP Solutions® is a unique organization in the Enterprise Business Applications space providing innovative, cost-effective, and configurable solutions as well as a wide range of consulting services that efficiently extend the capabilities of ERP systems to meet specific business process needs. SmartERP enables clients to seamlessly integrate their people, processes, applications, and data, across an enterprise, enabling the organization to streamline its operations and support business growth. SmartERP application managed services can supplement an organization’s staff, co-manage applications, or manage their entire set of Enterprise Business Applications. SmartERP delivers the only Oracle ecosystem focused enterprise-class Services Procurement and Vendor Management System (VMS) for global contingent workforce spend management. SmartERP’s robust Software as a Service (SaaS) solutions help businesses achieve efficiency and measurable savings in their staffing, statement of work (SOW), outsourced pay-rolled work, independent contractor usage, and other work services spend.

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AARDY Insurance Compares Medicare Supplement and Advantage Programs

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AARDY, the nation’s fastest Medicare Insurance Marketplace has launched its Medicare Supplement & Advantage comparison guide.

Medicare terminology is confusing, so we wanted to help.
I am delighted with the work put in by our team to launch the new AARDY Medicare Supplement & Medicare Advantage comparison guide.”

— Jonathan Breeze

MIAMI, FL, USA, September 23, 2020 /EINPresswire.com/ — AARDY, the nation’s fastest Medicare Insurance Marketplace has launched its Medicare Supplement & Advantage comparison guide.

AARDY Insurance CEO Jonathan Breeze commented:
“Medicare terminology was not designed to be confusing, but it certainly seems that way.

I am delighted with the work put in by our team to launch the new AARDY Medicare Supplement & Medicare Advantage comparison guide.

Additional Medicare insurance coverage can be obtained via either an Advantage Plan or a Supplement.
Medicare Advantage is also referred to as Medicare Part C.
And, Medicare Supplements are also referred to as Medigap.

So, from the outset we have 2 different programs with multiple names – just to add to the confusion that customers already have with Medicare.

Our AARDY Medicare guide will bring great clarity for those who are trying to educate themselves as to the options that exist.

Thereafter, our Medicare comparison system allows customers to compare and contrast policies that are on offer.

Finally, a team of highly experienced Medicare Agents are on-call to help, guide and educate.”

Each year, between October 15 and December 7, Medicare provides an opportunity to sign up or change plans during the Annual Enrollment Period (AEP). It is during this period that customers can switch from a Medigap Plan to a Medicare Advantage Plan.

And, it is possible to switch back again. If customers wish to return to Original Medicare from Medicare Advantage, they can do so during the Medicare Advantage Open Enrollment Period, from January 1 to March 30.

AARDY donates 10% of annual profits each and every year to support AARDY Kids of Heroes™ charity partners. Through 2020, AARDY is supporting Special Operations Warrior Foundation, a truly inspirational charity.

Jonathan Breeze
AARDY
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Kiosk News – Multi-Vendor Temperature Kiosk Catalog Announced

Complete toolset for COVID

Complete toolset for COVID

Twenty different hardware & software unattended self-service kiosk solutions for Temperature Scanning & Temperature Screening. CDC recommended & touchless

The proliferation of Chinese-origin devices with undisclosed components and liability into the market has been disconcerting. ”

— Craig Allen Keefner

WESTMINSTER, COLORADO, UNITED STATES, September 23, 2020 /EINPresswire.com/ — Kiosk Worker Catalog Multi-Vendor

The kiosk association (KMA) is proud to announce the first multi-vendor kiosk solution catalog for COVID-related kiosk “worker” solutions. Over twenty different solutions related to COVID and Temperature are available for purchase. CAKCEK, our authorized distributor, has been actively bidding this catalog of solutions in various RFPs in the SLED and Federal markets. Put qualified technology to work for you.

Compliance Issues

Temperature kiosks come with a Certificate of Compliance regarding sensor accuracy. They are designed and manufactured by members which meet the KMA ADA conformance requirements in ADA, Accessibility, FDA, and PCI to name some of the relevant regulatory issues. Kiosks solutions manufactured primarily in the US are available. Members from the UK and Germany with offices in the U.S. also are available.

CAKCEK has been established as the authorized distributor for KMA conformance solutions. The owner of CAKCEK, Craig Keefner says, “We’ve been monitoring the temperature and thermal imaging market closely. The proliferation of Chinese-origin devices with undisclosed components both software and hardware into this market has been disconcerting at best. Almost all of those units come with facial recognition, artificial intelligence, and a general inattention to regulatory and legal issues. This raises serious liability issues, especially for healthcare-oriented deployments, down the road as well as the general health concerns of false positives. By offering a catalog of KMA approved choices our first priority is to inform and educate buyers in the marketplace.”

Kiosk “Workers” Available

Temperature Scanning Kiosks
o Low pixel count entry-level with medical-grade sensors
o Medium pixel count mid-level systems
o High-end thermal imaging systems which are FDA-certified
o Systems include quantity pricing and Lease options
o Repurposing options provided
o Digital signage options provided
o Smart City kiosk options
o Countertop, Stand-up, Sit-down and Wall-Mount configurations
o Microsoft Surface Tablet Options
o iPad options

CDC Screening Stations
o CDC Recommended Health Screening kiosk options
o Sanitizer Kiosks
o Heavy duty cycle sanitizer dispense systems in Standup or Countertop systems
o Standup automated sanitizer dispense system including digital signage

Software Only Solutions
o NoTouch Touchless Software (Android and Windows)
o Digital signage options (some portable and outdoors)
o Secure lockdown software KioWare, Sitekiosk and Esper are available for purchase
o JAWS accessibility software for Windows is available

Warranty and Service
o Standard one year warranty on all systems
o Sanitizer kiosks come with 2-year warranty
o All original manuals are in English. Chinese not available.
o Training and Train the Trainer Available
o White-Glove Project Coverage

Consulting
o ADA and Accessibility consulting company packages
o PCI EMV consulting company packages

Country of Origin
o USA
o Canada (sanitizer kiosks)
o Germany and UK units are also available though we expect those will soon have manufacturing in the US

FAQ Questions

Our brochure includes a set of 23 questions that you should be asking before any purchase. Examples include:

o Many Chinese kiosks facial recognition use blacklisted Chinese tech firms. This is a distinct liability for deployers in health care industry.
o Chinese-made relabeled units are marked up anywhere from 100% to 600% and can be reviewed at Alibaba.
o Have you read the FDA enforcement letter and understand it? We have a FAQ. It appears that the window of forgiveness is starting to contract introducing liabilities
o We recommend opinion post on Chinese software for more background.
o Security Issues – Most of the Chinese-origin units employ facial recognition in concert with inexpensive thermopile temperature sensor. The technology employs algorithms and server connections from blacklisted Chinese tech firms such as Dahua and HKVision. This brings privacy concerns to the forefront.

How To Purchase
o Your first option is for CAKCEK to connect you with the partner product you wish to purchase. You arrange the purchase directly with them.
o You purchase from CAKCEK. We process the order and manage it for you.
o If desired you can purchase direct from the partner but CAKCEK will remain involved as a point of coordination.

Contact Us
You can email Craig@catareno.com for more info or complete the form here indicating your interest. We offer primarily to the SLED and Federal market for now.

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Global Antimicrobial Coatings Market 2020 COVID-19 Impact, Key Players, Trends, Sales, Supply, Analysis & Forecast 2027

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PUNE, MAHARASTRA, INDIA, September 23, 2020 /EINPresswire.com/ — Antimicrobial Coatings Market:

Executive Summary

Global Antimicrobial Coatings Market is valued approximately USD 3.0 billion in 2019 and is anticipated to grow with a healthy growth rate of more than 10.7 % over the forecast period 2020-2027. Antimicrobial coatings contains antimicrobial agents are used for protecting surfaces from micro-organisms such as bacteria, parasites, fungi and germs. The coatings are typically applied to walls, door handles, counters, vents and can also be sprayed onto gloves, textiles, masks, and carpeting. They are used in wide application including construction, food, and healthcare industry. The global Antimicrobial Coatings market is being highly demanded in the medical & healthcare industry due to COVID-19 as this coatings gained significant attention and were applied in the several temporary and existing healthcare facilities during the COVID-19 pandemic to prevent the spread of Healthcare-Associated Infections (HAIs). the medical & healthcare sector will lead the market growth during and post-COVID-19 pandemic, growing demand in HVAC systems and increasing demand from the food & beverage industry are the few factors responsible for growth of the market over the forecast period. Moreover the introduction of products and services along with strategic alliance by the various market players will create a lucrative growth of the market. For instance: on 10th June 2019, The Sherwin-Williams Company launched Powdura 4000 Anodite powder coatings, is designed to look like anodized metal surfaces while delivering a smooth, ultra-matte, powder-coated finish and are available as part of a 12-color preferred collection. However, high cost of products and highly skilled labor requirement and stringent governmental regulations is the major factor restraining the growth of global Antimicrobial Coatings market during the forecast period.

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The regional analysis of global Antimicrobial Coatings market is considered for the key regions such as Asia Pacific, North America, Europe, Latin America and Rest of the World. North America is the leading/significant region across the world in terms of market share owing to the ongoing investments for the development of the healthcare sector in the country will support market growth. Whereas, Asia-Pacific is also anticipated to exhibit highest growth rate / CAGR over the forecast period 2020-2027.

Major market player included in this report are:
Akzonobel N.V.
Axalta Coating Systems Ltd
The Sherwin-Williams Company
BASF SE
Diamond Vogel Paint Company
PPG Industries, Inc.
Nippon Paint Holdings Co., Ltd.
Rpm International Inc.
Koninklijke Dsm N.V.
Dupont De Nemours, Inc.

The objective of the study is to define market sizes of different segments & countries in recent years and to forecast the values to the coming eight years. The report is designed to incorporate both qualitative and quantitative aspects of the industry within each of the regions and countries involved in the study. Furthermore, the report also caters the detailed information about the crucial aspects such as driving factors & challenges which will define the future growth of the market. Additionally, the report shall also incorporate available opportunities in micro markets for stakeholders to invest along with the detailed analysis of competitive landscape and product offerings of key players. The detailed segments and sub-segment of the market are explained below:

By Type:
Silver
Copper
Titanium Dioxide
Others

by Application:
Medical & Healthcare
Food & Beverage
Building & Construction
HVAC System
Protective Clothing
Transportation
Others

By Region:
North America
U.S.
Canada
Europe
UK
Germany
France
Spain
Italy
ROE

Asia Pacific
China
India
Japan
Australia
South Korea
RoAPAC
Latin America
Brazil
Mexico
Rest of the World

Furthermore, years considered for the study are as follows:

Historical year – 2017, 2018
Base year – 2019
Forecast period – 2020 to 2027

Target Audience of the Global Antimicrobial Coatings Market in Market Study:

Key Consulting Companies & Advisors
Large, medium-sized, and small enterprises
Venture capitalists
Value-Added Resellers (VARs)
Third-party knowledge providers
Investment bankers
Investors

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