Schaumburg, IL, February 17, 2016 – The Aperion Care family of facilities, with 33 rehabilitation and skilled nursing communities, announces expansion plans with WoundRounds® to provide state-of the-art healthcare to patients suffering from wounds. WoundRounds will be added to seven Aperion facilities in Illinois and Indiana where the mobile technology is used at the patient bedside to provide better wound care.
According to Michelle Koder, Vice President of Clinical Services, “At Aperion Care, providing the best quality care is our top priority. We value WoundRounds in empowering our team to provide better proactive and preventive wound management while streamlining and standardizing wound care processes.” She adds, “With the greater efficiencies from WoundRounds, our staff has been able to focus more on what we do best, provide excellent care for patients.”
WoundRounds point-of-care technology and electronic documentation enables outcomes reporting and sharing of patient information across the entire care team, informing nurses, doctors, and hospitals. Fred Frankel, General Counsel at Aperion says, “WoundRounds delivers real-time patient and wound data that we use to reduce risk and liability, especially in the area of pressure ulcer prevention. WoundRounds is an integral part of our risk management program.”
WoundRounds CEO Mike Diamond says, “We’re excited to expand our partnership with Aperion Care for wound management and risk prevention. It is very rewarding to see our technology in the hands of healthcare providers who are committed to improving quality. Together, WoundRounds and Aperion Care have a great effect on enhancing patient care.”
WoundRounds, a product of Telemedicine Solutions LLC, is the point-of-care wound management and risk prevention solution that empowers nurses to deliver better wound care in less time. WoundRounds customers report lower overall costs of care, improved healing rates, lower return-to-hospital rates, and reduced risk. http://www.woundrounds.com.
About Aperion Care:
The Aperion Care family of facilities offers skilled and intermediate nursing care, inpatient skilled therapy and outpatient rehabilitation services throughout Illinois, Indiana and Texas. Medicare and Medicaid certified, each facility is dedicated to providing attentive exceptional care, building strong relationships and enhancing patient quality of life through a consistent team of doctors, nurses, and caregivers in comfortably-sized, contemporary, warm settings. The depth of caring Aperion provides differentiates it from others in the industry and is the result of a strong emphasis on employee education and training plus an adherence to the core values reflected in the Aperion name: Accountability, Passion, Empower, Respect, Integrity, Opportunity and Nurturing.
Contact: Cory Fosco, WoundRounds
Phone: (847) 519-3500
Lorin Liberson, Aperion Care
Phone: (847) 673-6767