PRESS: Wisconsin startups partner to offer hospitals remote physical therapy system for joint replacement

Physical therapy both before and after joint replacement surgery can make the procedure–which is increasingly common in wealthy countries as populations age and grow heavier–go more smoothly and reduce associated costs. A pair of startups, patient care company Wellbe and physical therapy automation startup Kiio, have come up with a remote monitoring system that combines […]

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PRESS: Wellbe, Kiio partner to improve outcomes for joint replacement patients

Two Madison health IT companies are putting their products together to help ensure those who get joints replaced at hospitals aren’t readmitted. Wellbe’s specialty is in letting people know what they need to do before and after a procedure, while Kiio ensures patients complete physical therapy correctly with exercise templates and sensors that track their […]

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Wellbe and Kiio Offer Combined Solution for Joint Replacement Physical Therapy

Wellbe, the leading technology for guiding patients through their episodes of care, and Kiio, an innovator in physical therapy automation, today announced a new collaboration to help hospitals reduce costs and optimize clinical outcomes through customizable, automated rehab exercises. The patented kiio FLEX software contains over 1,500 therapist-certified fully animated exercise templates. Kiio’s technology allows […]

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Wellbe Announces Webinar on Medicare’s Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement (CJR) Model

OrthoServiceLine.com, a free resource to the orthopedic community sponsored by Wellbe, is hosting a complimentary webinar featuring Sheldon Hamburger, Principal at The Aristone Group, titled “Making CJR Work for You: A Roadmap for Successful Implementation of Medicare Bundles.” The presentation will describe a structured approach to successfully launching a program for the Comprehensive Care for […]

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Wellbe and Meriter-UnityPoint Health Named Winners of 2015 eHealthcare Leadership Award

Wellbe and Meriter-UnityPoint Health received a gold award recognition for Best Care/Disease Management because of their outstanding digital communication to orthopedic patients at a special presentation in Orlando, FL on November 11 during the 19th Annual Healthcare Internet Conference (HCIC). Winners of the 2015 eHealthcare Leadership Awards were selected from nearly 1,000 entries by a panel […]

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Wellbe Announces Webinar on Succeeding Under Bundled Payment

OrthoServiceLine.com, a free resource to the orthopedic community sponsored by Wellbe, is hosting a complimentary webinar featuring Maureen Geary, Program Director at the Connecticut Joint Replacement Institute, titled “Fundamentals of Bundles for Joint Replacement – Creating the Competitive Edge.” Medicare is expected to issue the final rule for the Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement (CCJR) […]

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Wellbe Announces Webinar on Meeting the Needs of the Contemporary Orthopedic Patient

OrthoServiceLine.com, a free resource to the orthopedic community sponsored by Wellbe, is hosting a complimentary webinar featuring Kristi Crowe and Allison Heddon from Sg2, titled “Meeting the Needs of the Contemporary Orthopedic Patient.” Today’s consumers are juggling responsibilities like never before, causing them to seek not only effective but efficient service providers. The trend is […]

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