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HIPAA Compliant software captures resident data at the time and care

and eliminates need for paper charting

PORTLAND, Ore., Dec. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ –AAEToday Vigilan,

provider of software for better senior living, announced the Beta

release See beta version. ?of a new mobile application that enables the collection of

Assisted Living as·sist·ed living
A living arrangement in which people with special needs, especially older people with disabilities, reside in a facility that provides help with everyday tasks such as bathing, dressing. Taking medication. ?resident vital signs to an iPhone or iPad. As an

integrated application with the Vigilan Care Suite, the mobile app is a

free, “at the moment of care”. Tool that nursing staff can use

to save time by eliminating the need for paper charting and data


The features of the new mobile app include:

* Mobile collection of vital signs to your iPhone or iPad Staff can

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enter the resident data at the point of care.

* HIPAA CompliantAAE The software encrypts the data when it's sent

from the phone to the database.AAE No data is stored on the phone.

* Works in a standalone mode or connected to Vigilan Administrator

Regardless of the size of the community, from 5 beds to 100 beds, this

mobile app enables the collection of vital signs, shift change notes and


* Downloads resident basic data from the Vigilan Administrator

database.AAE The charting app pulls the latest data about residents into

the mobile device, eliminating the need to enter names on move in or

move out.

* Data Sharing The ability to share the same data resource with multiple applications or users. It implies that the data are stored in one or more servers in the network and that there is some software locking mechanism that prevents the same set of data from being changed by two people at the same time. ?Permission controls allow the sharing of resident

data for all staff to see and update the same information about a

community’s residents.

* Weight Trending Reporting provides an immediate view of

resident’s weight over time

* Alerts Any user can set alerts for any situation that needs

special attention for other caregivers, the nurse or the


Pricing and Availability

The mobile app from Vigilan is free from the Apple App Store and

will be available for both iPad and iPhones by March of 2012.AAE An

Android An open platform for cellphones from the Open Handset Alliance (OHA). Based on Linux, Android includes a library of Java classes for building mobile applications.
Android and GPhone ?version will be available in Q2 of 2012.

“The use of mobile devices in healthcare has skyrocketed,”

said Doug Fullaway, president and CEO (1) (Chief Executive Officer) The highest individual in command of an organisation. Typically the president of the company, the CEO reports to the Chairman of the Board. ?of Vigilan. “Vigilan’s

HIPAA compliant mobile app addresses a significant need to connect care

providers to up-to-date resident data at the time of care. AAEOur

customers will see an immediate benefit in time savings and improved

quality of care.”

About VigilanAAE Vigilan is the leading operational management

systems company for independent living, assisted living and dementia

care providers who need an easier way to improve quality of care while

profitably managing their business. Unlike other systems providers,

Vigilan offers an adaptive system An adaptive system is a system that's able to adapt its behaviour according to changes in its environment or in parts of the system itself. A human being. Instance, is certainly an adaptive system. Are organisations and families. ?that can accommodate the variety of

state regulations and individual facility requirements. Core to the

company’s operational excellence suite of products is the

Administrator that, on average, increases revenue by $150 per resident

per month.AAE To learn more visit us online at

Media Contact: Lisa MacKenzie MacKenzie Marketing Group

[email protected] 503-225-0725

Legal Notice: All rights reserved. Vigilan and Vigilan Care Suite is

either a trademark or registered trademark and the Vigilan logo is a

trademark of Vigilan, Inc. All other trademarks are owned and registered

with their respective companies. Product specifications are subject to

change without notice.




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