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News Releases 2019

Allen Technologies Partners with VUCA Health to Provide On-demand, Medication Video Content to Enhance the Patient Experience and Improve Care

Allen Technologies Partners with VUCA Health to Provide On-demand, Medication Video Content to Enhance the Patient Experience and Improve Care

Lake Mary, FL - August 8, 2019

LAKE MARY, Fla., Aug. 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — VUCA Health announced today that it has partnered with Allen Technologies, an interactive patient engagement solutions provider, to deliver its MedsOnCue video content through Allen’s E3 patient engagement solution to health systems across the country. Allen Technologies will now make VUCA’s education content available as a feature of its E3 offering of patient...

Allen E3 Interactive Solution Helping Improve Patient Experience at New York Hospital

Allen E3 Interactive Solution Helping Improve Patient Experience at New York Hospital

Austin, Texas - June 27, 2019

Austin, Texas (June 27, 2019) – Allen Technologies and its E3 Patient Engagement Solution is helping to impact impressive improvements in hospital patient satisfaction and value-based incentive payments, according to CMS data for Northern Westchester Hospital (NWH) in upstate New York. 2017 Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS) scores for the Northwell Health hospital showed the hospital’s...

Bermuda’s King Edward VII Memorial Hospital Chooses   Allen Technologies E3 Patient Engagement Solutions

Bermuda’s King Edward VII Memorial Hospital Chooses Allen Technologies E3 Patient Engagement Solutions

Austin, TX - June 4, 2019

Patient Education, Entertainment, Real-time Requests and Feedback are Key Components Austin, Texas (June 3, 2019) – Allen Technologies, the leader in interactive patient engagement solutions for 40 years, announced today that Bermuda Hospitals Board (BHB) has chosen Allen Technologies to deploy its interactive patient engagement solutions across 90 patient rooms, 30 treatment stations and 19 waiting areas in the acute-care...

Chinese Hospital Integrates Allen E3 Interactive Solution with Cerner EMR

Chinese Hospital Integrates Allen E3 Interactive Solution with Cerner EMR

Austin, TX - May 15, 2019

Chinese Hospital and Allen Technologies announced today the latest evolution in leading-edge interactive patient education and engagement with the integration of Allen Technologies’ E3 Patient Engagement Solution with the hospital’s Cerner Electronic Medical Record (EMR) system. This latest Allen/Cerner integration at Chinese Hospital extends the value of Allen’s E3 solution by enabling nursing staff to electronically assign and track usage...

Allen Technologies’ E3 Patient Engagement Solution To Be Featured in HIMSS Intelligent Health Pavilion

Allen Technologies’ E3 Patient Engagement Solution To Be Featured in HIMSS Intelligent Health Pavilion

Austin, TX - January 15, 2019

Allen Technologies, the leader in interactive patient engagement solutions for 40 years, announced today that its E3 Patient Engagement Solution has been selected as a featured product in the Intelligent Health Pavilion at HIMSS2019. The event is Feb. 12-14 at the Orlando Convention Center. The Intelligent Health Pavilion has been one of the most visited destinations within the HIMSS2019 conference...

Val Verde Regional Medical Center Partners with Allen Technologies for Advanced Patient Engagement Tools

Val Verde Regional Medical Center Partners with Allen Technologies for Advanced Patient Engagement Tools

Austin, TX - January 8, 2019

Allen Technologies, the leader in interactive patient engagement solutions for 40 years, announced today that Val Verde Regional Medical Center has chosen Allen Technologies to deploy its interactive patient engagement solutions on smart TVs across 100 patient locations. Val Verde Regional Medical Center, a partner with Methodist Hospital in San Antonio, has served the residents of Val Verde County, Texas,...

News Releases 2018

Hunt Regional Medical Center Improving Patient Experience with Allen’s Interactive Patient Engagement Solution

Hunt Regional Medical Center Improving Patient Experience with Allen’s Interactive Patient Engagement Solution

Austin, TX - November 16, 2018

Patients at Hunt Regional Medical Center in Greenville, Texas can now access industry leading interactive features on their patient-room televisions, thanks to the hospital’s launch this month of Allen Technologies’ E3 Patient Engagement Solution. Allen, the leader in interactive patient engagement solutions for 40 years, announced today that Hunt Regional Medical Center is activating Allen’s E3 Solution across all 177...

Periscope Equity Announces Investment in Allen Technologies

Periscope Equity Announces Investment in Allen Technologies

Chicago, IL - November 1, 2018

Periscope Equity LLC (“Periscope”), a Chicago-based private equity firm that invests in lower-middle market technology-enabled business services companies, announced that it has acquired Allen Technologies Inc. (“Allen”), the pioneer in interactive patient engagement solutions. This represents Periscope’s sixth investment in the healthcare data, technology and services sub-sector. Based in Austin, Texas, Allen transforms the way hospitals engage, educate and empower...

Allen Technologies Partnership with Samsung Brings Hospital Interactive Patient Engagement Solutions to Samsung Smart TVs

Allen Technologies Partnership with Samsung Brings Hospital Interactive Patient Engagement Solutions to Samsung Smart TVs

Austin, TX - September 19, 2018

Allen Technologies, the leader in interactive patient engagement solutions, announced today its second release of E3 Patient Engagement Solutions on the latest Samsung hospital-grade smart TV technology. Allen released its first version of E3 on the Tizen platform in February 2018, marking the first interactive patient engagement system on Samsung’s Tizen platform. Strong market reception to the initial release led...

News Releases 2016

Truven Health Analytics to Integrate Medication Essential Fact Sheets with Allen Technologies E3 Patient Engagement Solutions

Truven Health Analytics to Integrate Medication Essential Fact Sheets with Allen Technologies E3 Patient Engagement Solutions

Ann Arbor, MI - July 21, 2016

Education Sheets on Prescription Drugs Improve Patient Engagement Truven Health Analytics, an IBM Company, has partnered with Allen Technologies, the leader in interactive patient engagement solutions for nearly 40 years, to integrate Truven Health’s Medication Essential Fact Sheets into Allen’s E3 Patient Engagement Solutions. The industry-first integration gives patients access to essential information about the medications they are prescribed, in...

Cottage Children’s Medical Center Introduces Virtual Zoo Animal Visits for Patients

Cottage Children’s Medical Center Introduces Virtual Zoo Animal Visits for Patients

May 11, 2016

Cottage Children’s Medical Center recently introduced virtual zoo animal “visits” to pediatric patient rooms with the addition of the San Diego Zoo Kids channel. Allen Technologies was instrumental in bringing the channel to the patient rooms

Allen Technologies Appoints Vivian Funkhouser as Director of Business Development

Allen Technologies Appoints Vivian Funkhouser as Director of Business Development

Austin, TX - February 25, 2016

Allen Technologies, the leader in interactive patient engagement solutions for nearly 40 years, has named healthcare industry veteran Vivian Funkhouser as director of business development. In her new role, she will lead business development strategies to support Allen’s rapid growth. Funkhouser’s background in marketing, business development and technology positions her to maximize Allen’s value to patients, healthcare providers and the...

Allen Technologies Reports Strong 2015 Performance

Allen Technologies Reports Strong 2015 Performance

Austin, TX - February 23, 2016

Hospitals Choosing Allen for Ease, Flexibility, Outcomes-Focused Tools Allen Technologies, the leader in interactive patient engagement solutions for nearly 40 years, continued its impact on helping health systems improve patient outcomes and satisfaction in 2015 with another strong year of growth. Allen’s platform, deployed on televisions, tablets and bedside touchscreens, gives patients interactive access to personalized health education and enhanced...

Rideout Regional Medical Center Selects Allen E3 Patient Engagement Solutions

Rideout Regional Medical Center Selects Allen E3 Patient Engagement Solutions

Marysville, CA - February 9, 2016

Allen Technologies, the leader in interactive patient engagement solutions for nearly 40 years, announced today that Rideout Regional Medical Center has selected Allen’s next-generation E3 Patient Engagement Solutions for its new six-story 220,000-square-foot facility as well as the hospital’s existing tower. Allen’s flexible platform, deployed on smart televisions in patient rooms, will enable the hospital to enhance patients’ experience and...

Allen Technologies Engaging Veterans at VA Hampton Medical Center

Allen Technologies Engaging Veterans at VA Hampton Medical Center

Hampton, VA - January 21, 2016

Allen Technologies, the leader in interactive patient engagement solutions for nearly 40 years, announced today that Veteran Affairs Hampton Medical Center has launched Allen’s Interactive Patient Engagement Solutions to further educate, engage and empower veterans in their healthcare. Allen’s flexible and easy-to-use platform, deployed on televisions at VA Hampton Medical Center, will help the hospital improve patient satisfaction and achieve...

News Releases 2015

Allen Technologies’ Interactive Patient Engagement Solutions To Be Featured at Chinese Hospital

Allen Technologies’ Interactive Patient Engagement Solutions To Be Featured at Chinese Hospital

San Francisco, CA - December 22, 2015

Allen Technologies, the leader in interactive patient engagement solutions for nearly 40 years, announced today that San Francisco’s Chinese Hospital has contracted with Allen to deliver its E3 Patient Engagement Solutions in the hospital’s new downtown location. The $180 million acute-care facility, slated to open in 2016, will replace the original Chinese Hospital with a 100,000-sq.ft hospital housing 54 acute...

Allen Technologies to Provide Veterans at VA Loma Linda Hospital with Advanced Interactive Patient Engagement Tools

Allen Technologies to Provide Veterans at VA Loma Linda Hospital with Advanced Interactive Patient Engagement Tools

Loma Linda, CA - November 17, 2015

Allen Technologies, the leader in interactive patient engagement solutions for more than 40 years, announced today that it has deployed its Interactive Patient Engagement Solutions at the Veterans Affairs Loma Linda Healthcare System. The Allen solutions, deployed on patient room televisions across the Loma Linda campus, will help educate, engage and empower veterans in their healthcare. Delivered via television, tablet...

Allen Technologies Partners with Planetree Flagship Facility Griffin Hospital To Provide Advanced Interactive Patient Engagement Tools

Allen Technologies Partners with Planetree Flagship Facility Griffin Hospital To Provide Advanced Interactive Patient Engagement Tools

Derby, CT - November 12, 2015

Further enhancing its award-winning patient-centered care philosophy, Griffin Hospital announced today that it has selected Allen Technologies, the leader in interactive patient engagement solutions, to help educate, engage and empower patients using Allen’s E3 Patient Engagement Solutions. Using tablets provided to patients upon admission, Griffin’s patients will be able to access their medications, lab results, vital signs, daily care plan...

Allen Technologies Brings Interactive Patient Engagement to LG Hospital Smart TVs  New Solution Dramatically Reduces Interactive Patient Systems’ Costs

Allen Technologies Brings Interactive Patient Engagement to LG Hospital Smart TVs New Solution Dramatically Reduces Interactive Patient Systems’ Costs

Austin, TX - August 6, 2015

Allen Technologies, the leader in interactive patient engagement solutions, announced today the expansion of its E3 Patient Engagement Solutions to hospital smart TVs, through its alliance with LG Electronics USA, the leading provider of hospital‐grade smart TVs in the country. This marks the first availability in the health care industry of interactive patient engagement tools accessible on LG hospital‐grade smart...

Allen Technologies Deploys Quiet Sounds Module to Support Patient Healing

Allen Technologies Deploys Quiet Sounds Module to Support Patient Healing

Austin, TX - April 29, 2015

For patients across the country, hospital noise particularly at night can be more than an annoyance. It can disturb sleep, cause blood pressure to rise and negatively impact the healing process. With the help of Allen Technologies’ leading-edge Quiet Sounds module released this month, as part of Allen’s Interactive Patient System, hospitals can improve patient care and enhance the patient...

Allen Technologies’ Site-Wide Notification Feature Simplifies and Speeds Hospital Communication

Allen Technologies’ Site-Wide Notification Feature Simplifies and Speeds Hospital Communication

Austin, TX - April 20, 2015

Allen Technologies, the leader in interactive patient engagement solutions, has launched an innovative new module that enables hospitals to push out instant messages site-wide through its interactive patient engagement system. Through Allen’s new site-wide notification module, clients can quickly and easily provide real-time updates such as weather alerts, emergency notifications, patient and visitor information, or special event details – the...

Allen Technologies Delivers Best-of-Breed Patient Education at New Joplin Hospital

Allen Technologies Delivers Best-of-Breed Patient Education at New Joplin Hospital

Austin, TX - April 14, 2015

The state-of-the art Mercy Hospital in Joplin, Missouri, features not only first-ofits-kind storm-resistant design, but also the most advanced patient-centric education and engagement tools, thanks to a longstanding partnership with Allen Technologies and Emmi Solutions. Allen Technologies’ suite of interactive patient engagement solutions transforms the way clinicians and hospitals engage and educate patients. Through a seamless integration with Emmi’s award-winning...

Mercy Hospital Joplin Partners with Allen Technologies To Provide Advanced Interactive Patient Engagement Tools

Mercy Hospital Joplin Partners with Allen Technologies To Provide Advanced Interactive Patient Engagement Tools

Joplin, MO - April 10, 2015

Joplin, Missouri (April 10, 2015) – Mercy Hospital Joplin has selected Austin, Texas, based Allen Technologies to provide a full suite of interactive patient engagement solutions at the new 300-bed hospital which opened March 22, 2015. The state-of-the-art hospital replaces the former St. John’s Mercy Regional Medical Center that was destroyed in May 2011 by an EF5 tornado. The hospital...

Allen Technologies Names Veteran Technology and Product Development Leader to New Post as VP, Products and Technologies

Allen Technologies Names Veteran Technology and Product Development Leader to New Post as VP, Products and Technologies

Austin, TX - January 28, 2015

Interactive patient engagement solutions leader Allen Technologies Inc. has appointed Alan Davis to lead its technology and R&D activities as vice president of products and technologies. Davis brings more than 20 years of experience in technology leadership and product development to his new role at the Austin-based Allen Technologies, which works with hospitals across the U.S. to drive improvement in...

News Releases 2014

Allen Technologies’ HD Interactive Patient System Unveiled At Torrance Memorial Medical Center

Allen Technologies’ HD Interactive Patient System Unveiled At Torrance Memorial Medical Center

Austin, TX - December 9, 2014

Designed to Improve Patient Satisfaction, Give Patients More Control of Their Own Care and Comfort When the new Melanie and Richard Lundquist Patient Tower opened at Torrance Memorial Medical Center in Torrance, Calif. on Nov. 16, 2014, the 446-bed medical center also unveiled a new level of patient experience through an Allen Technologies Interactive Patient System (IPS). “Our goal for...

Midland Memorial Hospital Launches Allen Technologies’ Next-Generation Patient Education Integration

Midland Memorial Hospital Launches Allen Technologies’ Next-Generation Patient Education Integration

Austin, TX - November 19, 2014

Midland Memorial Hospital is announcing the launch of its latest evolution in leading-edge interactive patient education and engagement with the implementation of Allen Technologies’ next-generation electronic health record integration capabilities. The launch extends the value of Allen Technologies Interactive Patient System’s (IPS) integration with the hospital’s electronic health record (EHR) platform by enabling nursing staff to assign patient education videos...

Phelps Memorial Hospital Center Deploys Newest Allen Technologies IPS Touch Solution to Increase Patient Satisfaction

Phelps Memorial Hospital Center Deploys Newest Allen Technologies IPS Touch Solution to Increase Patient Satisfaction

Austin, TX - October 14, 2014

Allen Technologies today announced that Phelps Memorial Hospital Center has upgraded its Interactive Patient System (IPS) to their latest touch screen solution. This upgrade will provide enhanced patient education and entertainment, with the goal of increasing patients’ engagement and satisfaction levels. “As a customer of Allen Technologies since 2006, we were pleased with our original Allen Technologies system but made...

Case Study Reveals Significant Energy Savings with Systems Integration at El Camino Hospital

Case Study Reveals Significant Energy Savings with Systems Integration at El Camino Hospital

Austin, TX - September 30, 2014

Allen Technologies & Siemens Building Technologies to Present Case Study At Healthcare Facilities Symposium & Expo Allen Technologies and Siemens Building Technologies will be copresenting a case study at the Healthcare Facilities Symposium & Expo in Chicago that reveals significant energy cost savings through system integration at El Camino Hospital, in Mountain View, CA. The presentation by Jerry Folsom, Allen...

Room Readiness Module Reduces Bed Wait Time and Improves Patient Satisfaction at Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital

Room Readiness Module Reduces Bed Wait Time and Improves Patient Satisfaction at Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital

Valencia, CA - June 6, 2014

Background: Established in 1975, Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital is a 238-bed, not-for-profit community hospital and trauma center with a dedicated medical staff of over 400 and more than 1,650 employees. Located in Valencia, CA, Henry Mayo’s mission is to improve the health of their community through compassion and excellence in healthcare services with a vision to create the ideal patient-centered...

Sierra View Selects Allen Technologies’ IPS

Sierra View Selects Allen Technologies’ IPS

Austin, TX - May 28, 2014

Allen Technologies has announced that Sierra View District Hospital, a recognized state-of-the-art facility in the Southern Sequoia region of California’s Central Valley, has selected the Allen Interactive Patient System (IPS) solution to help them improve customer satisfaction, raise HCAHPS results, streamline clinical processes, and reduce hospital operating costs. The turnkey system includes Samsung footwall TVs, ELO bedside touch screens, Cisco...

Allen Technologies Appoints New Chief Financial Officer

Allen Technologies Appoints New Chief Financial Officer

Austin, TX - May 21, 2014

Pioneer of Interactive Patient Systems Strengthens Executive Team – Appoints New Chief Financial Officer Allen Technologies today announced that Mark Lancaster has joined the company as Chief Financial Officer. In his new role, Mr. Lancaster will be responsible for all Allen Technologies’ accounting, procurement, budgeting, financial analysis, and reporting. “I am excited to work with Mark as Allen Technologies continues...

Allen Technologies Deploys IPS Solution for Patient Education At Methodist Stone Oak Hospital

Allen Technologies Deploys IPS Solution for Patient Education At Methodist Stone Oak Hospital

Austin, TX - April 17, 2014

Allen Technologies announced today that Methodist Stone Oak Hospital, a nationally recognized patient-focused hospital in San Antonio, TX has selected and deployed the latest Interactive Patient System (IPS) solution from Allen Technologies. “As we continue to build on our reputation as a health care facility where high-tech and high-touch come together, we are excited to begin using the new IPS...

Allen Technologies to Introduce Interactive Patient System Tablet that Increases Patient Engagement

Allen Technologies to Introduce Interactive Patient System Tablet that Increases Patient Engagement

Austin, TX - February 19, 2014

As hospitals struggle to better educate and engage patients in their own care, Allen Technologies is introducing a new interactive solution that significantly increases patient engagement and improves hospital efficiency. The comprehensive tablet system is deployed on a Panasonic Toughpad A1 and offers direct access to medical record information that is easy to read and understand by the end user...

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