CareView Communications, Inc. (“CareView” or the “Company”) (OTCQB: CRVW), an information technology provider to the healthcare industry, today announced the execution of a products and services agreement with Beauregard Health System, Deridder, Louisiana, for installation of its CareView Patient Safety System including its latest Gen 5 hardware and software offering. For almost 70 years, Beauregard Health System has maintained a mission to improve the health and well-being of the people living in Beauregard Parish and surrounding communities, and has evolved to be the premier provider of health and wellness services in that community by striving to provide safe, quality, cost effective health services that are responsive to the needs and values of patients, physicians, associates and customers.
The contract with Beauregard Health System was executed pursuant to the Company’s new revenue model following the expansion and modernization of its platform. The CareView Patient System incorporates a variety of camera solutions specifically designed to address clinical needs in general safety, as well as applications in the ICU and behavioral health settings. In addition, the new CareView Patient Safety System is fully enabled for two-way telemedicine. This launch also includes two new software products targeted at improving patient safety and clinical workflow, SitterView® and the CareView Analytics Dashboard.
CareView also updated its contracting model to align with the preferred acquisition model in the hospital industry, in that CareView now sells its proprietary hardware and licenses its software to hospitals on an annualized basis. This revenue model will have an immediate impact on the Company’s operations resulting in greater revenue recognition within 30 days of new contract signings while still providing reoccurring revenue via the annualized licensing, service and maintenance fee structure. CareView still continues its dedication to provide its customers with service and support on a 24x7x365 basis.
Steven Johnson, CareView’s President and Chief Executive Officer, stated, “With our installed Gen 5 product at Beauregard Health, we are confident that the services we are providing will assist its medical staff and care teams to continue to provide excellent patient care while lowering incidents related to patient falls.”
About CareView Communications, Inc.
As a leader in turnkey patient video monitoring solutions, CareView is redefining the standard of patient safety in hospitals and healthcare facilities across the country. For over a decade, CareView has relentlessly pursued innovative ways to increase patient protection, providing next generation solutions that lower operational costs and foster a culture of safety among patient, staff and hospital leadership. With installations in more than 150 hospitals, CareView has proven that its innovative technology is creating a culture of patient safety where patient falls have decreased by 80% with sitter costs reduced by more than 65%. Anchored by the CareView Patient Safety System, this modular, scalable solution delivers flexible configurations to fit any facility while significantly increasing patient safety and operational savings. All configurations feature HD cameras, high-fidelity 2-way audio and LCD displays for the ultimate in capability, flexibility and affordability. Corporate offices are located at 405 State Highway 121 Bypass, Suite B-240, Lewisville, TX 75067. More information about the Company and its products and services is available on the Company’s website at www.care-view.com.
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