National Long-Term Care Awareness Month:
Developing Outreach Programs

As the oldest baby boomers begin to enter their 70s, their potential need for long-term care services draws nearer. According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 70% of people turning 65 can expect to use long-term care…

Written by: Michael Bolton on Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Harmony Now Part of the Mediware Family

Harmony Information Systems has been acquired by Mediware Information Systems. Since 1980, Mediware has provided solutions to commercial healthcare providers and has since expanded to serve many state and federal agencies. Mediware’s software is perfect for high-growth, complex environments that…

Written by: Michael Bolton on Friday, June 13, 2014

ICD-10 Delayed

Last week, on April 1st, President Obama signed HR 4302, “Protecting Access to Medicare Act of 2014” into law.  This bill included a provision that will delay the implementation of ICD-10 until no earlier than October 1, 2015. This delay…

Written by: Michael Bolton on Thursday, April 10, 2014

Health Information Exchange Failures and Vendor Exaggerations

It’s hard to go for more than a few days without reading another story about problems with federal and state health care exchanges.  While the names of the vendors providing the exchanges vary from one state to the next, the…

Written by: Michael Bolton on Monday, April 7, 2014

Celebrate the Luck o’ the Irish with Seniors and People with Disabilities in Your Community

The traditions of green clothing, green food, pinches and good luck shamrocks are some of the most well-known characteristics of St. Patrick’s Day.  But, St. Patrick’s Day is an important day for the Irish as it commemorates Saint Patrick and…

Written by: Michael Bolton on Monday, March 17, 2014

Aging in America Conference 2014

The Harmony products team was happy to be a part of the Aging Society of America’s Aging in America 2014 Conference this week. Thanks to everyone who stopped by our booth on the exhibition floor. It makes our day to…

Written by: Michael Bolton on Friday, March 14, 2014

Save the Date! Harmony’s Annual Users Conference

We are happy to announce that the 2014 Harmony Users Conference will be held in New Orleans, Louisiana! The conference will take place September 30th – October 3rd at the Hilton New Orleans Riverside which is located in the center…

Written by: Michael Bolton on Friday, March 7, 2014

Welcome Aboard Alaska!

Last week we announced that the Alaska Department of Health and Social Services, Senior and Disabilities Services Division (DSDS) selected Harmony to automate the management of service programs for Alaska’s seniors and people with disabilities.  We are thrilled to welcome…

Written by: Michael Bolton on Monday, February 24, 2014

President Johnson’s Impact on Older Americans

This week, as we celebrate Presidents’ Day, we’d like to take a moment to remember  President, Lyndon B. Johnson and the impact he had on older Americans. In order to meet the needs of a diverse and growing population of…

Written by: Michael Bolton on Tuesday, February 18, 2014

Harmony’s Upcoming Care Transitions 2.0 Webinar to Feature Dr. Eric Coleman

In October, Harmony customers were lucky to have Dr. Eric Coleman as a featured keynote speaker at the Annual Users Conference.  Not surprisingly, his session was a big hit. Harmony is pleased to welcome Dr. Coleman back as our next…

Written by: Michael Bolton on Wednesday, February 12, 2014