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, today announced that it offers entered into an contract to acquire the possessions of the Medicare-certified home health company owned by Caldwell INFIRMARY situated in Princeton, Kentucky. ‘We are very delighted to welcome the house health employees of Caldwell INFIRMARY to our growing family of home health providers.’ stated William B. Yarmuth, Chairman and CEO of Almost Family.3 million of revenue in 2013. The Company noted that although it is usually continuing the integration of its recent acquisitions, it will continue to seek possibilities for the acquisition of high quality home health insurance and personal care companies that fit the Organization's geographic, assistance line, quality and value criteria.. Almost Family members agrees to obtain Caldwell Medical Center’s Medicare-certified home health agency Almost Family members, Inc.‘We applaud the very rapid pace of which the HIT Policy and HIT Standards Committees have worked to advise the Section of Health insurance and Human Solutions as it implements the digital health record incentive system,’ said AMIA President & CEO Edward H. Shortliffe, MD, PhD, FACMI. Dr. Shortliffe briefly summarized AMIA’s placement on EHR adoption and meaningful use. ‘AMIA highly believes that three principles are essential to achieving meaningful use of qualified EHR technology: 1) We should invest in people as well as technology; 2) Users need EHR systems that provide cognitive support and evidence-based functionalities; and 3) Adoption of EHR systems requires a balance of benefits and burdens that users encourage.’ In a letter that accompanied AMIA’s comments, Dr.