Keystone Beacon tool connects skilled nursing facilities; Site matches organizations with IT start-ups

> The Keystone Beacon Community serving central Pennsylvania has developed a tool to enable skilled nursing facilities to share patient information on both paper and electronic health records, reports Health Data Management. Article

> A new state-sponsored website for Atlanta consumers helps patients find the best hospital, nursing home or other licensed healthcare facility using geomapping technology. Data includes contact information, licensing information and deficiency reports for the past 24 months. Article

> NextGen Healthcare Information Systems is partnering with Microsoft to offer a mobile app for the Windows 8 platform that enables consumers to create, store, track and share personal medication records, according to Healthcare IT News. Story

> A company called VisionMine has launched a portal that helps match companies--including healthcare organizations--looking to solve a health IT problem with a startup that fits the purpose. "Large organizations have realized that a lot of innovation is happening at the startup level and want to get in early before it's on the front page," CEO Coley Brown tells MedCity News. Interview

And finally... Should have sold when the stock hit 5 cents. Article