LEWISVILLE, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- CareView Communications, Inc. (“CareView” or the “Company”) (OTCBB: CRVW), an information technology provider to the healthcare industry, announced today the execution of a hospital agreement with Baptist Health Medical Center in Little Rock, Arkansas ("Baptist Health Little Rock"). Baptist Health Little Rock is the largest full-service institution under the banner of Baptist Health, Arkansas' most comprehensive healthcare system with more than 175 points of access. Baptist Health Little Rock has over 700 beds and is equipped to cover the full continuum of health care support from birth to end-of-life. CareView's hospital agreement provides Baptist Health with the installation of and ongoing support for its CareView System™.
“We welcome Baptist Health to the CareView family. It is a privilege to work with institutions like Baptist Health that places a high value on quality, safety and satisfaction at all levels,” stated Samuel A. Greco, CareView’s Chief Executive Officer.
The CareView System™ is a suite of products that brings the information technology of the 21st century directly to patients, families and healthcare providers by connecting them through one easy-to-install and simple-to-use system. This collaboration will allow Baptist Health Little Rock to provide:
- The ability to implement audit tools to ensure that quality standards are being met and safety measures are being complied with while both are used to further educate caregivers at Baptist Health Little Rock to continually enhance quality and safety for their patients.
- Doctors, nurses and other healthcare providers with the ability to efficiently and cost-effectively monitor, treat and visit their patients.
- Family members and friends with the ability to use the Internet to monitor, visit, and correspond with their loved ones who are patients at Baptist Health Little Rock.
- Patients and their visitors with direct access to on-demand high-speed Internet and first run movies in their rooms.
About CareView Communications, Inc.
CareView has created a proprietary high-speed data network system that can be deployed throughout a healthcare facility using the existing cable television infrastructure. This network supports CareView’s Room Control Platform (RCP) and complementary suite of software applications designed to streamline workflow and improve value-added services offered to customers. Real-time bedside monitoring and point-of-care video monitoring and recording improve efficiency while limiting liability, and entertainment packages and education enhance quality of stay. This technology may also act as an interface gateway for other software systems and medical devices moving forward. CareView is dedicated to working with all types of hospitals, nursing homes, adult living centers and selected outpatient care facilities domestically and internationally. Corporate offices are located at 405 State Highway 121 Bypass, Suite B-240, Lewisville, TX 75067. Questions may be directed to John R. Bailey, Chief Financial Officer at (972) 943-6044. More information about the Company is available on the Company’s website at www.care-view.com.
About Baptist Health
For over 80 years, Baptist Health has delivered quality healthcare to the citizens of Arkansas as the state's most comprehensive healthcare system. With more than 175 points of access - including seven Arkansas hospitals, rehabilitation facilities, family clinics, therapy and wellness centers – Baptist Health is committed to delivering the best in healthcare to the people of Arkansas.
Baptist Health believes that healthcare is more than just a business; it is part of a Christian ministry based on the revelation of God through creation, the Bible and Jesus Christ. Care of the whole person - body, mind and spirit - is an expression of Christian faith. Baptist Health exists to provide quality patient-centered services, promote and protect the voluntary not-for-profit healthcare system, provide quality health education and respond to the changing needs of the citizens of Arkansas with Christian compassion and personal concern consistent with its charitable purpose. More information about Baptist Health is available at www.baptist-health.com.
This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy securities of CareView Communications, Inc. Certain statements in this release and other written or oral statements made by or on behalf of the Company are “forward looking statements” within the meaning of the federal securities laws. Statements regarding future events and developments and our future performance, as well as management’s expectations, beliefs, plans, estimates or projections relating to the future are forward-looking statements within the meaning of these laws. The forward-looking statements are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties including market acceptance of the Company’s services and projects and the Company’s continued access to capital and other risks and uncertainties. The actual results the Company achieves may differ materially from any forward-looking statements due to such risks and uncertainties. These statements are based on our current expectations and speak only as of the date of such statements. The Company undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of future events, new information or otherwise.
CareView Communications, Inc.
John R. Bailey, 972-943-6044
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