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AppRev Announces Sponsorship of 2018 HFMA Region 5 Dixie Institute

22 02 2018

2018 HFMA Region 5 Annual Dixie Institute AppRev returns as sponsor of HFMA Region 5 Dixie Institute. TEMPLE, Texas February 22, 2018 HFMA Region 5 is a professional membership organization for individuals in financial management of healthcare institutions and related patient organizations. Region 5 includes chapters from Alabama, Florida, Georgia, South Carolina and Tennessee. The Annual Dixie Institute brings together world-renowned speakers, leaders and visionaries in the areas of healthcare, business, personal growth and finance. AppRev is sponsoring the Top Golf Networking Event on Sunday, February 25, 2018, which gives conference attendees the opportunity to make connections in a casual and relaxed environment. The company is also sponsoring the Past Presidents Dinner on Sunday, February 25, 2018. This dinner honors those who have served as president of each chapter of HFMA Region 5. “We feel very fortunate to be able to support HFMA Region 5’s ongoing efforts to promote...

AAC Holdings, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2017 Results

21 02 2018

BRENTWOOD, Tenn., Feb. 21, 2018 -- Today AAC Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: AAC) announced financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2017. Fourth Quarter 2017 Operational and Financial Highlights: (All comparisons are to the comparable prior-year period, unless otherwise noted) Total revenue increased 19% to $86.1 million Average daily residential revenue (ADR) increased 58% to $1,054 and average revenue per outpatient visit (ARV) increased 16% to $418 Total average daily census (ADC) increased to 995 compared with 962 Outpatient visits increased 37% to 21,651 Net loss available to AAC Holdings, Inc. common stockholders was $18.8 million, or ($0.80) per diluted common share, including a charge of $23.3 million or ($0.70) per diluted common share, for estimated legal settlement costs and a charge of $3.5 million, or ($0.15) per diluted common share, related to the estimated impact of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act on net deferred tax assets. Adjusted EBITDA increased...

Northeast US States See Gains in This Week’s Walgreens Flu Index

21 02 2018

DEERFIELD, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Walgreens Flu Index™ is a weekly report developed to provide state- and market-specific information regarding flu activity, and ranks those states and markets experiencing the highest incidences of influenza across the country. The Flu Index provides valuable insight by showing which cities or metropolitan areas are experiencing the most incidences of influenza each week based on Index methodology. The data does not measure actual levels or severity of flu activity. With the ability to generate hyper-local data across most U.S. markets, the Flu Index is an online, interactive resource allowing anyone to search and find information regarding the most current state of influenza in their community. To view this week’s Walgreens Flu Index, maps and other online features, including the ability to search by market name or state, click here. Top 10 DMAs* with Flu ActivityWeek Ending 2/17/18 Oklahoma City, Okla. Dallas-Ft. Worth, Texas Little Rock-Pine...

"Kari's Law" Now the Law of the Land

21 02 2018

SANTA CLARA, CA--(Marketwired - February 21, 2018) - Avaya Holdings Corp. (NYSE: AVYA), a global market leader in contact center and unified communications solutions as well as call taking solutions for public safety communication centers, praised the United States Congress for passing "The Kari's Law Act of 2017" which requires direct dial access to 9-1-1 services from all devices. Emergency 9-1-1 services commenced in this country fifty years ago on February 16, when the first 9-1-1 call was placed in Haleyville, Alabama. With the signing of Kari's Law on the anniversary date of that call, these services will now be available directly across all devices. The campaign to pass Kari's Law began in December 2013, when the namesake of the bill, Kari Hunt was murdered by her estranged husband in a hotel room in Marshall, Texas. Hunt's 9-year-old daughter attempted to dial 9-1-1 but was unable to reach emergency resources because the multi-line phone required a "9" to be...

Youngsuk ‘YS’ Chi joins Ingram Board of Directors

21 02 2018

NASHVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--John R. Ingram, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Ingram Industries Inc., today announced the election of Youngsuk ‘YS’ Chi to the Ingram Board of Directors. The privately held company’s businesses include Ingram Marine Group and Ingram Content Group. Mr. Chi is a leader in the media and technology industry. He serves as non-executive Chairman of Elsevier, one of the world's major providers of scientific, technical, and medical information. He is also in charge of corporate affairs of Elsevier’s parent company, RELX Group. Prior to Elsevier, Mr. Chi was Chairman, Random House, Asia. Mr. Ingram noted that Mr. Chi joins him and the following other members of Ingram’s corporate Board of Directors: Martha R. Ingram, Orrin H. Ingram, Beth Chase, Michael J. Grainger, Aubrey B. Harwell, Jr., Harry R. Jacobson, M.D., and William P. Morelli. “I’m proud to say that I’ve known YS for a number of years; in fact, we were classmates in college,”...

NeoGenomics Reports Revenue of $67.8 Million on 18.7% Clinical Volume Growth and $10.5 Million of Adjusted EBITDA in the Fourth Quarter of 2017

21 02 2018

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National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship (NACCE) Welcomes Chris Whaley, J.D., to Board

21 02 2018

Chris Whaley, J.D., president of Roane State Community College in Harriman, Tennessee, has been named to the NACCE board of directors.Springfield, MA, February 21, 2018 -- The National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship (NACCE), the nation’s leading organization focused on promoting entrepreneurship through community colleges, has announced the appointment of Chris Whaley, J.D., to its board of directors. Whaley is president of Roane State Community College in Harriman, Tennessee.“We are pleased to welcome President Whaley to the NACCE Board of Directors,” said NACCE Chair Susan May, Ed.D., president of Fox Valley Technical College in Appleton, Wisconsin. “His breadth of experience spans all facets of the community college, from faculty, to dean and administrator – each providing invaluable perspective and understanding of organizational needs and opportunities. He will be a vital contributor to our dynamic board.”“It's such an honor to join the board...

F.N.B. Corporation Again Recognized by Greenwich Associates for Excellence in Banking

20 02 2018

PITTSBURGH, Feb. 20, 2018 -- F.N.B. Corporation (NYSE: FNB) announced today that it has again been recognized as a Greenwich Excellence in Banking Awards winner, receiving high scores both nationally and regionally for satisfaction among Small Business clients. Since 2009, FNB has received a total of 43 Greenwich Excellence Awards for its commercial banking client experience.FNB's six most recent awards include national honors for Branch Satisfaction and Northeast regional honors for Overall Client Satisfaction and Likelihood to Recommend in the Small Business segment. The company also received honors in the Cash Management category, including national recognition for Customer Service and Overall Satisfaction, as well as for Overall Satisfaction in the Northeast region."It is an honor to be recognized by Greenwich Associates, particularly because the results include feedback provided by our own customers," said Vincent J. Delie, Jr., Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer...

Meritage Homes Appoints Clint Szubinski to lead South Region

20 02 2018

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Feb. 20, 2018 --Meritage Homes Corporation (NYSE:MTH), a leading U.S. homebuilder, today announced the appointment of Clint Szubinski to president of the company’s south region, encompassing its operations in Georgia, Tennessee, North Carolina and South Carolina.In this role, Mr. Szubinski will be responsible for leading the region’s growth strategy and overseeing the financial and operating performance of its five divisions.“The South Region has significant growth potential as our newest and fastest growing region,” said Phillippe Lord, chief operating officer of Meritage Homes. “I am confident that under Clint’s leadership, our divisional teams in the south will be able to capitalize on the enormous opportunities ahead for them.”Mr. Szubinski brings more than 15 years of experience in the homebuilding industry, including division and region president positions with some of the largest homebuilders in the nation. He previously led Meritage’s Florida region...

Youth Sports Organizations Facing New Federal Requirements to Prevent Sexual Abuse

20 02 2018

It is imperative that each youth sport organization understand what is required for its program, and how to comply BALA CYNWYD, Pa. February 20, 2018 High-profile sexual abuse cases involving coaches, doctors, and others in amateur and collegiate sports have prompted the passing of a new federal law aiming to prevent sexual abuse in youth sports. The Protecting Young Victims from Sexual Abuse and Safe Sport Authorization Act signed by President Trump on February 14, 2018, includes requirements for prevention training, prevention policies, and mandatory reporting. As a leading insurer of amateur sports and non-profit organizations, Philadelphia Insurance Companies (PHLY) has partnered with Abuse Prevention Systems to provide expert guidance to help youth sport organizations understand and comply with new federal regulations. A summary of the requirements in the new law is available on PHLY’s website. PHLY is also hosting a live webinar featuring child sexual abuse experts Gregory...

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