On December 18, 2018, Kindred Healthcare, LLC and Netsmart announced a partnership to develop a next generation clinical platform, including an electronic health record (EHR),for provider organizations in the aging services and post-acute markets. The platform will build on Kindred's existing proprietary EHR solution used at Kindred's long-term acute care (LTAC) hospitals, inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, and Lacuna Health (which provides registered nurse-led care engagement solutions) using functionality from Netsmart's existing Care Fabric platform.
The companies intend to add functionalities to support information exchange and care coordination. They will expand Kindred’s current technology . . .