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    C.A.R.E. VR Debuts at Magnet Conference

    October 4, 2017 – Attendees at next week’s ANCC National Magnet Conference in Houston, Tex., will get the first look at C.A.R.E. VR, a 360-degree immersive experience that allows patients to explore and interact with nature. Delivered using an app loaded onto a virtual reality headset, patients can select a scenic environment and then interact [...]

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    C.A.R.E. Channel in Half of the Top 20 Honor Roll Hospitals

    August 15, 2017 — U.S. News & World Report’s annual best hospital rankings are out and one-half of the top 20 honor roll hospitals are C.A.R.E. Channel clients. Released last week, the rankings and ratings compare more than 4,500 medical centers nationwide in 25 specialties, procedures, and conditions. The honor roll is a distinction given to 20 hospitals [...]

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    Healing HealthCare Systems Celebrates 25 Years

    July 24, 2017 – This summer marks the 25th anniversary of Healing HealthCare Systems (HHS) as a company. The first hospital to use C.A.R.E. Programming was the Bradley Center in Columbus, Ga., which began broadcasting C.A.R.E. With Music in its public areas in June 1992. Later that fall, HHS Founders Susan E. Mazer and Dallas [...]

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    HHS Back on Top for Best Places to Work in Greater Reno-Tahoe

    May 18, 2017 — Healing HealthCare Systems (HHS) has once again been awarded first place in the microbusiness category of the 2017 Northern Nevada Best Places to Work initiative. Created in 2008 to honor organizations that deliver an outstanding work experience, the program is sponsored by the Northern Nevada Human Resources Association in partnership with Quantum Workplace. Held [...]

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    Naval Study Finds C.A.R.E. Programming Positively Impacts the Waiting Room Experience

    May 5, 2017 — A study conducted by The Naval Medical Center San Diego (NMSD) found that military mental health outpatients are positively impacted by C.A.R.E. music and nature programming on televisions in the waiting room. Researchers assessed patient perceived “pleasantness” of different waiting room environments. The control group was exposed to daytime television. Using [...]

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    29 C.A.R.E. Channel Clients Make Top 100 Hospitals List

    April 14, 2017 — C.A.R.E. Programming is being used in 29 of the nation’s top 100 hospitals identified by Truven Health Analytics and IBM Watson Health. Last month, Truven and IBM released the annual “100 Top Hospitals” study, which evaluates hospitals on measures of patient care and satisfaction, operational efficiency and financial stability. Congratulations to all [...]

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    HHS Donates 6 C.A.R.E. Select Units to Local Clinic

    January 30, 2017 — Healing HealthCare Systems’ founders Susan E. Mazer and Dallas Smith believe in giving back to their community.  That’s why they didn’t hesitate when Northern Nevada HOPES, a clinic that serves at-risk and low-income patients in Reno, contacted them about getting C.A.R.E. Programming in its new facility. “Our C.A.R.E. Select product was [...]

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    18 of 82 Five-Star Hospitals Have C.A.R.E. Programming

    January 24, 2017 — C.A.R.E.® Programming is being used in 18 of the 82 hospitals that received a five-star rating from CMS in December. Posted on the Hospital Compare website and reported by Becker’s Hospital Review, the overall rating summarizes up to 57 quality measures across seven areas of quality into a single star rating for each [...]

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    C.A.R.E. Channel Broadcasting in All 50 States

    December 30, 2016 — For the first time since it was launched in 1992, The C.A.R.E. Channel is being broadcast in all 50 U.S. states.  C.A.R.E. programming was viewed for the first time today by a patient in The Miriam Hospital in Providence, Rhode Island. “It’s always been a goal of ours to have The C.A.R.E. Channel [...]

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    Canberra Times: Music, Natural Imagery Helping to Heal Canberra Private Hospital Patients

    October 17, 2016 — Celebrated neurologist Oliver Sacks once wrote that music could “pierce the heart directly,” that it needed “no mediation.” Sacks’ writings might have led the debate in the public mind, but an increasing body of research is demonstrating the potential for music to help the healing process and one Canberra hospital has taken up the [...]

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