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12/2/2019 11:16 AM

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (November 25, 2019) — Turenne PharMedCo has named a new member of its leadership team. The long-term care pharmacy and medical supply...
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11/27/2019 8:53 AM

Three years ago, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services delivered one of the most sweeping changes to long-term care compliance in more...
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11/20/2019 12:47 PM

Next week, millions of families and friends across the nation will sit down to their Thanksgiving feasts. For about 20 percent of the population...
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11/13/2019 8:38 AM

November is National Hospice and Palliative Care Month. This month, we should all recognize the extraordinary work of the professionals who care for the...
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11/6/2019 8:04 AM

Facing the loss or reduction of bladder control can be a difficult time for a resident. They may experience embarrassment or depression for needing...
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10/30/2019 8:04 AM

Helping residents maintain and attain their highest level of functional status is at the heart of restorative nursing. It has many benefits that support...
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10/22/2019 2:37 PM

The need for an ambulatory assistive device may become necessary as people age or experience injuries that impact their mobility. These devices are often...
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10/16/2019 9:46 AM

As we prepare to welcome the fall and winter months, this is a good time to look at protecting older residents’ skin for the...
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10/9/2019 8:54 AM

October is American Pharmacists Month and this is the time to recognize pharmacists and share information about the positive impact they make on their...
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10/2/2019 11:00 AM

The 2017-2018 flu season was a rough one. There were a total of 19,398 laboratory-confirmed influenza-associated hospitalizations reported between October...
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9/30/2019 6:08 PM

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (September 30, 2019) — With the population of the U.S. senior population headed toward a boom, long-term healthcare providers will need...
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9/25/2019 9:19 AM

It is U.S. National Health IT Week (September 23-27) and the Turenne Family of Companies would like to offer our support for...
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9/18/2019 8:22 AM
Nearly half of the people living with HIV/AIDS in the nation in 2015 were age 50 and older, according to estimates from the Centers...
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9/11/2019 10:40 AM

In the United States alone, there were an estimated 5.7 million people living with Alzheimer’s disease in 2018, according to a report...
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9/4/2019 12:36 PM

September 8-14 is National Assisted Living Week and Turenne PharMedCo would like to express our appreciation for our assisted living customers across the...
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8/28/2019 10:08 AM

Millions of Americans struggle with living in their own skin due to psoriasis. August is Psoriasis Awareness Month. This chronic autoimmune skin disease, according...
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8/21/2019 9:52 AM

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), one-third of older adults age 65 and older fall each year. Falls can...
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8/14/2019 7:25 AM

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recently revised the Nursing Home Compare 5-Star Quality Rating System and many skilled nursing facilities...
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8/7/2019 7:35 AM

Keeping an eye on vaccination is not just for the young, older people need to be immunized too. Vaccines are important for older adults...
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7/23/2019 10:01 AM

Viral hepatitis is an infection that causes liver inflammation and damage. There are five different viruses that cause hepatitis, including hepatitis A, B, C...
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7/23/2019 9:45 AM

Long after the barbecue smoke and fireworks of Independence Day have cleared, we get the opportunity to celebrate the people whose care helped shape...
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7/17/2019 11:16 AM

Water is vital to life. It regulates our body temperature, assists in food digestion, transports nutrients to the bloodstream, lubricates joints, helps deliver oxygen...
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7/10/2019 8:53 AM

Getting older can bring many changes to the health of our eyes. Dry eye is a common condition that many adults over the age...
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7/3/2019 8:43 AM

Nearly half of older Americans suffer from a chronic pain disorder, and the likelihood of chronic pain increases with age. Opioid medications can be...
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6/28/2019 8:28 AM

As the largest human organ, skin covers our entire body and acts as a natural protective shield. The skin maintains the body’s internal...
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6/20/2019 8:24 AM

When a loved one is admitted to a nursing home it can be a difficult time filled with conflicting emotions and worries. One of...
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6/6/2019 8:56 AM

During the month of June, Turenne PharMedCo and other organizations across the nation have the opportunity to recognize a valuable part of the long...
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6/6/2019 8:44 AM

June is Men’s Health Month and Turenne PharMedCo would like to show our support for the importance of keeping men physically and mentally...
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5/30/2019 12:33 PM

May is Arthritis Awareness Month. According to the Arthritis Foundation, arthritis affects more than 50 million Americans and is one of the most common...
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5/22/2019 10:30 AM

May is National Mental Health Month and Turenne PharMedCo joins the nation in recognizing mental illness and the hope of recovery. Mental health is...
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5/16/2019 1:06 PM

Did you know that the projected population of people age 65 or older will be 98.2 million by 2060? That means nearly one...
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5/9/2019 10:27 AM

For more than 25 years, Turenne PharMedCo has proudly served the long-term care industry. We are delighted to join organizations across the nation...
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5/2/2019 12:21 PM

Starting tomorrow, healthcare organizations all over the nation have 4 million reasons to celebrate. May 6-12 is National Nurses Week. According to the...
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4/26/2019 12:41 PM
An estimated one million people in the United States have Parkinson’s disease. However, there is still a great deal many don’t understand about...
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4/18/2019 1:16 PM

April showers may bring May flowers, but this time of year can mean misery for millions of allergy sufferers. Pollen allergy, known as “hay...
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4/10/2019 9:45 AM

In the wake of increased scrutiny of Medicare and Medicaid charges made by healthcare facilities, the need for data-informed decision-making has grown...
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4/2/2019 11:56 AM

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, as many as 380,000 residents die of infections in long-term health care facilities...
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3/27/2019 1:38 PM

According to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), between January 1, 1985 and January 1, 2013, the agency received reports of 901...
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3/22/2019 8:23 AM

When a loved one is admitted to a nursing home it can be a difficult time filled with conflicting emotions and worries. One of...
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3/14/2019 2:04 PM

Clostridioides difficile, known as C. diff, is a bacterium that causes life-threatening diarrhea and inflammation of the colon. It can be especially dangerous...
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3/7/2019 1:42 PM

Long Term Care Administrator’s Week is March 11-15. Sponsored by the American College of Health Care Administrators (ACHCA), this week is a...
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2/22/2019 2:43 PM

March is National Kidney Month and Turenne PharMedCo encourages you to learn more about protecting your kidneys. The kidneys play an important part in...
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2/12/2019 8:10 AM
Did you know that more than 1.5 million people get sepsis each year in the United States? According to the Centers for Disease Control...
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1/28/2019 8:13 AM

Opioids: A delicate balance for seniorsNearly half of older Americans suffer from a chronic pain disorder, and the likelihood of chronic pain increases with...
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1/28/2019 8:02 AM

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), up to 70 percent of nursing home residents receive one or more courses of...
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1/25/2019 3:56 PM

According to the National Institutes of Health (NIH), pain affects more Americans than diabetes, heart disease and cancer combined. Pain is cited as the...
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1/25/2019 8:55 AM

Almost 1 out of every 3 people in the United States will develop shingles in their lifetime, according to the Centers for Disease Control...
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1/18/2019 9:21 AM
Aging can bring a lot of changes that can alter how a person eats that can eventually lead to nutrition problems. Getting older can diminish...
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12/20/2018 9:48 AM

January is Cervical Health Awareness Month, and Turenne PharMedCo wants you to know that there’s a lot you can do to prevent cervical...
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12/3/2018 4:20 PM


In October 2016, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services delivered one of the most sweeping changes to long-term care compliance in...
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10/8/2018 3:40 PM
When a prospective resident is looking for a facility to call home, there is nothing more off-putting than spotting the tell-tale signs of...
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9/19/2018 3:50 PM
News headlines are filled with stories of how addiction to prescription painkillers have led to thefts committed across the nation’s hospitals and clinics. However...
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9/19/2018 2:08 PM

MONTGOMERY, Alabama (September 19, 2018) — In the wake of increased scrutiny of Medicare and Medicaid charges made by healthcare facilities, the need for data...
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9/19/2018 1:50 PM
MONTGOMERY, Alabama. (September 19, 2018) — When a loved one is admitted to a nursing home it can be a difficult time filled with conflicting emotions...
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9/6/2018 1:17 PM
MONTGOMERY, AL. (September 6, 2018) — A local company is lending its support to a student’s mission to help homeless veterans in our community. Turenne...
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7/17/2018 2:37 PM

Keeping abreast of smarter methods and helpful technology is important to providing residents the best possible care. When a resident is in need of...
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3/29/2018 11:14 AM


When we serve those who need a helping hand, we have to be especially careful to make sure our caring hands are always...
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3/1/2018 12:23 PM

This year’s flu season may be coming to a close, but the nation’s seniors are not out of the woods yet. The...
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12/11/2017 8:31 AM
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (December 11, 2017) — About 70 percent of Americans take at least one prescription medication and that number typically increases as people age...
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11/21/2017 10:50 AM


By: Bill Turenne Turenne & Associates owner and CEO The new label for people like my parents is the “Silent Generation.” That name...
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11/7/2017 9:22 AM

Montgomery, Ala. (October 3, 2017) — After Hurricane Harvey made landfall in August and dropped more than 2 feet of rain on Texas, thousands of...
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10/19/2017 10:40 AM


MONTGOMERY, Ala. (October 19, 2017) —As America’s lawmakers continue to battle the issue of healthcare, one Montgomery businessman has united with a...
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9/11/2017 7:28 AM

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (September 5, 2017) — Getting some children ready for a new school year goes well beyond stocking up on pencils and paper. For...
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8/11/2017 12:08 PM


 
Alabama Skilled Nursing Facilities Offered New Medication Management Program
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (August 14, 2017) —Turenne PharMedCo is providing their customers...
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