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June 1, 2010
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ADL Charting Software

MDS 3.0 is a reality. American HealthTech recognizes that ADLs are playing an ever more important role in reimbursement rates. The combination of MDS 3.0 and RUG-IV make the accurate capture of ADL vital for a facility's success. American HealthTech's ADL capture solution, Smart Charting, provides wall-mounted and handheld options for accurate CNA documentation. Smart Charting is integrated into your medical record so that the care ordered by the physician matches the care delivered to residents.

American HealthTech offers complete suites of integrated software solutions. Clinical Management, Resident Accounting, Financial Accounting, Enterprise Management, and Point-of-Care suites are available.

For more information, call (800) 489-2648, ext. 1051, or visit

Adjustable-Height Low Bed

Joerns' UltraCare XT Adjustable-Height Low Bed from Direct Supply features an extensive travel range of 7″ to 30″ that helps protect residents from dangerous falls and caregivers from painful back strain. In addition, options such as UltraLock, Safelight, and AdvanceCare positioning increase circulation and resident comfort as well as safety for the caregiver. The Ultrawide Extension Kit option helps reduce falls and specialty rentals by providing nearly 20% more width to bed frame, and the UltraCare surpasses UL544 requirements.

For more information, call (800) 634-7328 or visit

Equipment Catalog

ALCO Sales and Service have just developed its new P11 Health Care Equipment Catalog. This 320-page catalog has a wide variety of healthcare products for your facility. Browsing through it you'll find wheelchairs, beds, stretchers, IV poles, diagnostic equipment, bariatric products, furniture, and more.

For more information and to receive the free catalog, call (800) 323-4282 or visit

Flooring System

Forbo Flotex has the features of textile flooring, including comfort underfoot and sound insulation, while providing durability and low-cost maintenance. Hardwearing and stain-resistant, Flotex is suitable for heavy foot and wheel traffic. It is completely waterproof and features Bioguard antimicrobial treatment built into its fiber and backing to prevent the growth of mildew and bacteria.

Flotex is available in a broad selection of sheet and tile patterns and colorways and can be waterjet cut for unlimited style and versatility. Flotex sheet is available in 6′ 6″-wide rolls and Flotex tiles are approximately 20″ x 20″.

For more information, call (800) 842-7839 or visit

Adjustable Tables

Space Tables has added a unique style to its popular 603/606 adjustable base. The base is now available in a “wood-grain” metal finish that combines durability with the look of wood. It is available in five colors: Ash, Cherry, Oak, Walnut, and Mahogany. This finish is also available on the 613-48 economical adjustable base.

For more information, call (800) 328-2580 or visit

Online Reader Service Program

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Balance/Mobility Program

Biodex Medical Systems, a leader in physical medicine and rehabilitation equipment, has introduced a new Balance and Mobility Program specific to the older adult in skilled nursing settings. The program is equally geared toward residents as to short-term rehab patients. Now you can easily expand your rehabilitation services for community dwellers and outpatients, making your residence the leader in mobility, balance, and fall screening.

Biodex offers a Marketing Support Program that teaches how to generate referrals from physicians, hospital discharge planners, and increase community awareness using the Fall Risk Screening program. Biodex offers high-tech products, clinical protocols, and materials that will help you market the program.

Learn how the hundreds of facilities like yours have benefitted using the Biodex Balance and Mobility Program.

For more information, call (800) 244-6339 or visit


Designed for the senior living market, Tandus' Provence Collection has added five new broadloom styles (Nandina, Okame, Jardin, Suzani, and Parterre) to its existing Crossley and C&A Powerbond® styles. Provence offers large-and medium-scaled patterns in a mix of traditional, transitional, and contemporary patterns. The organic and botanical patterns are available in designer-selected colorways.