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RAYENCE RELEASES NEW VERSION OF IMAGE ACQUISITION SOFTWARE
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Written by TAC Staff   
Friday, 01 August 2014 06:40
New software contains many newly enhanced features and includes a miniPACS

xmaruFort Lee, N.J. July 28, 2014 -Rayence announced today that they will begin shipping their flat panel detectors with newly enhanced XmaruView V1 image acquisition software. The new software, which was a year in the making, is the third version of image acquisition software developed by Rayence in as many years. The software, which is Microsoft Window 8.1 ready, features a new image processing engine with advanced anatomical algorithms, four newly developed consoles for Medical, Chiropractic, Veterinary and Podiatry applications, and includes a miniPACS.

“The introduction of the new V1 software allows us to broaden our market,” said Stalin Calvache, Chief Technology Officer for Rayence. “Many of new features put into the software are similar to those found in higher priced digital detector solutions,” Calvache went on to say.

Along with software enhancements to Auto Masking and Auto Cropping is the addition of Image Cloning and programmable GPR (Grid Pattern Removal) selection that is grid and destination specific. The ability to send DICOM images to multiple destinations having different image compression formats was another key feature that was added.

About Rayence
Rayence Inc., headquartered in Fort Lee, NJ, is a global leader in the design, development, supply, and manufacturing of flat panel detectors (FPD) for digital radiography imaging systems. We offer a complete line of high quality a-Si TFT and CMOS X-ray detectors in a variety of sizes that are specifically designed to allow a customized solution for diagnostic medical, dental, veterinary, and industrial applications. For more information on Rayence detectors, please visit our website at www.rayenceusa.com.



 
FOOT LEVELERS CONTINUES TO SUPPORT FUNCTIONAL CONDITION RESEARCH
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Written by TAC Staff   
Friday, 01 August 2014 06:20
To Help Understand the Impact of Functional Foot Orthotics, Foot Levelers a Body of Knowledge Leader

ROANOKE, VirginiaFoot Levelers, the world’s leading provider of individually designed Stabilizing Orthotics, has long been a supporter of clinical research aimed at discovering the biomechanical and functional impact Stabilizing Orthotics have on the kinetic chain. Since originally funding the Greenawalt Research Chair at Northwestern Chiropractic College in 1988, Foot Levelers has supported 37 clinical studies to help the healthcare community better understand the benefits of functional foot orthotics and is currently backing two studies with the same goal.
 
footleverslogo2In 2012, Foot Levelers partnered with New York Chiropractic College (NYCC) to conduct a long-term study with the New York Veteran Affairs system to research the Effects of Custom Shoe Orthotics vs. Sham Orthotics in Patients with Low Back Pain in 220 patients.
 
In addition to the NYCC study, Foot Levelers is also supporting a study at National University of Health Sciences entitled Shoe Orthotics for the Treatment of Chronic Low Back Pain: A Randomized Control Trial. Commissioned in October of 2013, this study is following 225 participants to measure low back pain levels in an allotted time frame in orthotic vs. non-orthotic users.
 
Included in the 37 research studies showing the effectiveness of Stabilizing Orthotics are: Radiographic Evaluation of Weight Bearing Orthotics and Their Effects on Flexible Pes Planus (Kuhn, Shibley, Austin, and Yochum); Orthotics, a Correlation to Spinal Biomechanics (Kuhn, Tremba, and Nosco); and Leg Length Inequality Case Study – Three Dimensional Movement Analysis of the Effects of Foot Orthotics and Heel Lift (Woodward and Ball).
 
Along with the others, all of the mentioned studies have had a tremendous impact on the chiropractic community and how it integrates Stabilizing Orthotics as functional orthotics for patient care.
 
With 37 clinical studies as support, evidence shows Foot Levelers Stabilizing Orthotics functionally address conditions of the foot, ankle and legs, thereby providing a positive impact on the kinetic chain, including the lower spine. These studies indicate Stabilizing Orthotics as an effective treatment and prevention device when foot problems are identified by a healthcare-provider.
 
“We are committed to support the chiropractic profession as a leader in research, advancing the body of knowledge to improve overall patient health,” notes Dr. Mark Zeigler, Foot Levelers Vice President of Education.
 
Foot Levelers, Inc.
Foot Levelers, Inc., the world’s exclusive provider of individually designed Stabilizing Orthotics and other therapeutic products, has been serving healthcare professionals for over 60 years. Foot Levelers supports every step patients take to enjoy fuller and happier lives at work, home, or play. 
 
Visit FootLevelers.com, like us on Facebook, and follow us on Twitter (@FootLevelers) to learn more about Foot Levelers, Inc.
 
FOOT LEVELERS ANNOUNCES 2014 FALL SEMINARS SERIES SCHEDULE
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Written by TAC Staff   
Friday, 01 August 2014 06:12
Topics Include Billing and Coding, Technique, and Biomechanical Impact of Functional Orthotics

ROANOKE, Virginia —Foot Levelers has finalized and announced its 2014 Fall Seminar schedule, a series highlighted by eight speakers, 29 locations throughout North America, and Continuing Education Units (CEUs) from seven chiropractic colleges. The seminars cover a range of topics from billing and coding to extremity adjusting, from low back stabilization to imaging. The Foot Levelers seminar series is designed to support chiropractic professionals by providing informative, entertaining courses that also offer licensing credits.

footleverslogo2Among this fall’s topics are Advanced Extremity Adjusting: Deliberate Practice Protocols by Dr. Mark Charrette, The Kinetic Chain and Low Back Stabilization by Dr. Manuel Duarte, and Biomechanics, Imaging, and the High School by Drs. Terry Yochum and Tim Maggs.

Dr. Dar Griffeth also is also presenting From the Ground Up, a review of how the feet can create postural distortions and the resulting effects on the biomechanics of the kinetic chain. He is also discussing how functional orthotics, such as Foot Levelers Stabilizing Orthotics, correct those distortions to benefit patient care and outcomes.

Other speakers include Dr. Brian Jensen, Dr. Jon Mulholland, and Dr. Ken Murkowski.

The Foot Levelers seminar series is a bi-annual event (spring and fall) that furthers the company’s long-standing support of the chiropractic community. Since it’s founding in 1952, Foot Levelers has been a cornerstone in chiropractic education and research. The company has initiated 37 clinical studies and trials and has been one of the largest financial supporters of chiropractic colleges and associations.

For a complete list of Foot Levelers 2014 Fall Seminars, visit FootLevelers.com/seminars.

Foot Levelers, Inc.
Foot Levelers, Inc., the world’s exclusive provider of individually designed Stabilizing Orthotics and other therapeutic products, has been serving healthcare professionals for over 60 years. Foot Levelers supports every step patients take to enjoy fuller and happier lives at work, home, or play. 

Visit FootLevelers.com, like us on Facebook, and follow us on Twitter (@FootLevelers) to learn more about Foot Levelers, Inc.
 
ChiroTouch to Host “This is it: The Last Chance for EHR Stimulus Funds!” Webinar
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Written by TAC Staff   
Thursday, 31 July 2014 06:27
chirotouchcomputer2San Diego, CA – July 24th, 2014 – ChiroTouch™, the nation’s leader in chiropractic software, is pleased to announce the “This is it: The Last Chance for EHR Stimulus Funds!” webinar, which is scheduled to air live for one hour on July 31st, 2014, at 10:00am PST.

“The Stimulus Program still generates a variety of questions and concerns,” said Robert Moberg, CEO of ChiroTouch.  “We’re offering this webinar to demystify the program’s requirements and to ensure that our family of chiropractors has the most up-to-date information so they can take full advantage of the program before it’s too late.”

Over the last 4 years the stimulus program has dominated the EHR landscape. To date, $123,059,868 have been dispersed to 10,253 chiropractors – this program is alive and well. For those who have been thinking about participating, THIS IS YOUR LAST CHANCE!

This webinar will discuss:

    •  Updated Program Facts: Myths vs. Reality
    •  How to Participate in the EHR Stimulus Program
    •  What to Expect for a Stimulus Payment
    •  Which Codes Qualify for This Program
    •  CRITICAL Dates and Deadlines

With the last and final deadline quickly approaching, don’t miss ChiroTouch’s final webinar series on the EHR Stimulus Program. It’s the difference between paying for software – and getting paid for software.

Other recent webinar topics include “Chiropractic and ICD-10: How to Make the Transition,” “Financial Tips That Can Improve Your Finances Now,” and “Most Proven Ways to Stay Excited about Practice.”  The ChiroTouch webinar programs and the attendees have benefited from speakers such as Dr. Miles Bodzin, Dr. Billy DeMoss, Dr. Brad Glowaki, Garrett Gunderson, Dr. Ron Oberstein, Dr. Eric Plasker, Rick Sapio, and many more.  This cross-section of the most influential and recognized coaches and speakers has made for a very robust and popular series of webinars.

To join ChiroTouch this webinar, visit https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/344681410

About ChiroTouch
ChiroTouch, by Integrated Practice Solutions Inc., is the premier provider of fully-certified innovative chiropractic software technology solutions for the chiropractic industry. Fusing advanced software systems with superior support services, we partner with chiropractors across the country to help them automate operations, improve patient care, and increase profitability.  Visit www.chirotouch.com.
 
Scrip Companies Announces Expansion of Van Deliveries in Chicago Area: Personalized, Curbside Route Fulfills Pre-Orders and On-the-Spot Needs
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Sunday, 20 July 2014 04:54
scrip-coBolingbrook, Ill. – July 7, 2014 – Scrip Companies (http://scripcompanies.com), global distributor of equipment and supplies, serving complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) professionals, home health providers and consumers, announces today that it is expanding the reach of its van delivery (http://www.advantagemedical.com/about/vandeliveries) service to customers in the Chicago area, including chiropractors, physical therapists, massage therapists and spa owners. Taking an old fashioned idea, Scrip will offer a growing list of customers the chance to receive orders delivered directly to their door on a regular schedule – with no added delivery costs – and purchase last-minute items right off the truck.
 
“This is an exciting concept built upon the idea that everything old is new again – with a digital-age twist,” says Kray Kibler, chief operating officer and chief financial officer, Scrip Companies. “We’re urging rehabilitation and wellness professionals to sign up to be on our regular van delivery route to experience a new level of personalized customer service.”
 
vandeliveryExpanding service to Chicago comes in response to rising demand for CAM in the healthcare reform era, and increased need for CAM professionals to stay on top of pricing -- and on schedule -- with free delivery of supplies on a four-week repeating cycle. Scrip delivery personnel contact participating customers each month to take a restocking order, make the delivery and follow up to ensure satisfaction.
 
Jeff Worrell, vice president, Physical Therapy, Advantage Medical, adds, “Advantage Medical (http://www.advantagemedical.com), one of Scrip’s family companies, has offered van deliveries to parts of Indiana, Kentucky and Ohio for 20 years in response to fuel prices and costly shipping charges – and it’s been highly successful. During the delivery, customers can learn about new products and special offers, make last-minute purchases, and experience what has been missing in today’s business-to-business world: human interaction.”
 
About Scrip Companies
Scrip Companies (http://scripcompanies.com) is a global distributor of full-service solutions to complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) professionals, home health providers and consumers, featuring more than 50,000 products that reflect the industry’s best value, widest selection and highest standard of customer care. Scrip Companies is recognized as a leading direct marketing and ecommerce specialty distributor across the health care continuum. Visit www.scripcompanies.com <http://www.scripcompanies.com> .
 
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