RICHMOND, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- WellAWARE Systems announced today that Lexington Health Network will incorporate WellAWARE’s Sleep Well Be Well program and advanced “smart sensor” technology to offer a new standard of care within its independent and assisted living communities. Based in Illinois, Lexington Health will integrate WellAWARE into its Lexington Square Senior Residence properties.
“Lexington Health Network is committed to providing personalized, high-quality healthcare for our senior residents. As the level of acuity in both independent and assisted living continues to rise, we needed to find a new approach to care delivery and create a new standard of care,” said Dale Zaletel, CEO, Lexington Health Network. “By utilizing WellAWARE’s market leading technology platform, we are able to optimize our care delivery model which is beneficial for our residents and creates a market differentiator for Lexington Health.”
WellAWARE’s ground breaking approach to senior wellness provides caregivers insightful, actionable data about resident wellness and overall health. By proactively responding to data trends that may indicate emergent health conditions, caregivers can prevent emergency room visits and hospital admissions, significantly improve health-related outcomes and increase occupancy.
“The movement to utilize the latest in technology innovation to complement the best hands-on care continues to expand through the senior care industry. This focus on a new standard of care is resulting in reduced costs, improved care quality and increased lengths of stay,’ said Jeff Noce, CEO, WellAWARE Systems. “We are honored to have Lexington Health Network join the growing list of forward thinking providers committed to establishing a new standard of care for seniors whether they live in their home or in a senior living facility.”
About WellAWARE Systems
Built in collaboration with the senior living industry, WellAWARE Systems continues to advance a movement focusing on improving safety and quality of care for seniors through the use of connective technology. By utilizing innovative technology, WellAWARE provides caregivers with a directional guide to proactively identify changes in key wellness indicators such as sleep quality, activity level, bathroom visits and more which significantly improves health related outcomes. For more information on WellAWARE Systems, please visit: www.wellawaresystems.com.
About Lexington Health Network
Lexington Health Care Centers, a subsidiary of Lexington Health Network, have been a part of the Chicagoland area since 1983, managing more than 2,000 skilled nursing beds in 10 different long term care buildings. Lexington Health Network offers a full continuum of care, from post-hospital rehabilitation, long-term care, independent and assisted living, home health care, hospice care and private care services. Together, Lexington Health Network employs more than 2,500 full and part-time employees who all work in unison to provide immeasurable value to the communities served. All of the facilities are located in the Chicagoland suburbs. For more information, visit www.lexingtonhealth.com.
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