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Bodyport receives FDA 510(k) for connected scale

Mobi Health News

The Cardiac Scale monitors patients with fluid management conditions like heart failure and kidney disease

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Americans Rationing Healthcare in the Inflationary Era; Out-of-Pocket Expenses Are the Concern

Health Populi

Nearly 100 million people in the U.S. cut back on healthcare due to costs in the first half of 2022, according to the latest poll on health care costs form Gallup and West Health , gauging Americans’ financial health in June 2022. That’s the month when inflation in the U.S.

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ACA Affordability Drops to Historic Low for 2023 Tax Year

ACA Times

Last week the IRS announced the affordability percentage for Premium Tax Credits (PTCs) and employee contributions for employer-sponsored health coverage. In IRS Rev. Proc 2022-34, the agency makes clear that….

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Report: Popular period tracking apps share data with third parties

Mobi Health News

A report by the U.K.-based based Organisation for the Review of Care and Health Apps found 84% of 25 apps shared data outside of the developer's system

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Streamlining Patient Care: Strategies to Deal with Unified Communications & Collaboration

Speaker: Zafar Chaudry, MD, MS, MIS, MBA, Sr. Vice President – Chief Digital & Information Officer at Seattle Children’s

During this webinar, you will learn about collaborative healthcare software, strategies for increasing stakeholder participation, and communication optimization techniques for reducing message and alert fatigue.

The Healthcare Workforce Needs More Joy Pie

Healthcare IT Today

The shortage of healthcare staff is growing more acute. Hope for a quick bounce-back to a pre-pandemic “normal” has all but faded away.

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Inflation Reduction Act to Extend Enhanced ACA Subsidies

ACA Times

Late last week news broke regarding a $300 billion bill that would extend the enhanced ACA subsidies issued via Premium Tax Credits (PTC) through 2025. It all started when Senator…. The post Inflation Reduction Act to Extend Enhanced ACA Subsidies first appeared on The ACA Times.

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“Beyond the Bubble Bath,” Self-Care Must Be Rooted in Science To Build Trust Among Consumers

Health Populi

The goal of self-care for health-making is to improve lives by scaling health-and-wellness accessible to all, Bayer believes, giving people more control over their personal health.

GIS Data Sharing – A Model for Healthcare Data Interoperability?

Healthcare IT Today

For more than a decade, healthcare has struggled with sharing data. We have not achieved data interoperability despite an abundance of technology, standards, and legislation.

One Medical posts revenue, membership gains as it preps for Amazon acquisition

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

One Medical announced is 2nd quarter financial results this week, showing growth in both net revenue and membership. Year-over-year, compared to the three months ending June 30, 2021, the technology-enabled primary care provider posted the following numbers: Net revenue was $255.8

2022 Guide to Improved Patient Outcomes: AI-Powered Remote Monitoring and Increasing Revenue for Your Practice

Speaker: Mintu Turakhia M.D. M.A.S., Consulting Head of Medical, 100Plus | Mike Wurm, Director of Product and Strategy, 100Plus | Daniel Gasparini, Director of Sales | Nadia Ziyadeh-Hammad, LVN, RPM Coordinator, Greenville Healthcare Associates

2022 brings new healthcare challenges. With the rising need for remote patient monitoring (RPM) and new COVID-19 variants increasing that need, 100Plus continues to reduce patient, clinician, and health care system barriers to RPM use.

New Model Telehealth Laws for Practicing Over State Lines: Uniform Telehealth Act

Telebehavioral Health Institute

Reading Time: 3 minutes. The Uniform Telehealth Act was approved at July’s 131st Annual Meeting of the Uniform Law Commission (ULC). The ULC consists of lawyers in the US states and territories who meet to propose laws to address common issues.

Health, Politics, Inflation and Women: Health Engagement at the Voting Booth

Health Populi

Two in three Americans disapproved of the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn the Roe v. Wade decision ( aka the Dobbs case), the latest Kaiser Family Foundation Health Tracking Poll found. While inflation tops voters’ priorities, abortion access resonates for key voting blocs.

Australian telehealth startup Coviu launches in the US

Mobi Health News

It also plans to double its headcount over the next 12 months

Cloud in Healthcare – Is It Time to Speed Up or Slow Down? – Healthcare IT Today Podcast Episode 94

Healthcare IT Today

For the 94th episode of the Healthcare IT Podcast , we’re talking about using the cloud in healthcare – should we use it more or should we be more cautious? We dive into how the cloud has evolved over time and the many uses it has in healthcare.

Remote Patient Monitoring Powered by AI Leads to Improved Health Metrics for Senior Patients

Remote Patient Monitoring provides measurable improvements in patient health outcomes across treated conditions, including hypertension, obesity, and diabetes. These quantitative patient outcomes provide credible data on patient progression and practitioner performance.

UNC Health taps Gozio Health, Well Health to power up its consumer digital experience

Fierce Healthcare

UNC Health taps Gozio Health, Well Health to power up its consumer digital experience. hlandi. Tue, 08/09/2022 - 09:09

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Josh Hawley asks FTC to probe Amazon One Medical deal

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

In a letter sent to the Federal Trade Commission this past week, U.S. Senator Josh Hawley, R-Mo., asked the regulatory agency to look more closely at the proposed $3.9 billion merger between Amazon and One Medical.

Patient Support Isn’t Just About the Price of Therapy: It’s About Safety, Really Rich Data and Trust

Health Populi

When I talk about patient support programs (PSPs), I’m most often focused on supporting peoples’ access to medicines due to costs, bolstering health literacy, and addressing health citizens’ risks of drivers of health that can be obstacles to optimal health outcomes (those challenging social determinants of health).

Carefeed secures $3 million to expand platform in senior care settings

Mobi Health News

Funding will support accelerating adoption of communication solutions

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Burnout, Tele-Health, and Accessibility: How to Manage the Expectation of a 24-Hour Workday

Speaker: Keith Carlson — BSN, RN, NC-BC, Host of The Nurse Keith Podcast

Learn how the healthcare industry can promote compassionate care and reduce burnout in a variety of ways.

Preventive, Proactive, Productive: Digital Care for Managing Cardiovascular Disease (CVD)

Healthcare IT Today

The following is a guest article by Subhro Mallik, SVP and Head of Life Sciences business unit at Infosys. Cardiovascular disease (CVD) claims more lives than any other ailment. In 2019, it accounted for about one-third of total deaths globally.

Five Ways Telehealth Is Better Than In-Person Care

Health System CIO

Taking economics out of the picture, the value proposition that tips the scales for telehealth is quality, according to Joseph Kvedar, MD, who cites examples where “we can extend access, provide patient convenience, and do so at a higher quality than in-person.”.

How Intermountain Healthcare gets top marks for virtual care

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

Telehealth has been operationally implemented within Intermountain Healthcare since 2015, with pilots running for several years prior.

J.D. Power: Mail-order pharmacies a growing threat to brick-and-mortar retailers

Fierce Healthcare

Power: Mail-order pharmacies a growing threat to brick-and-mortar retailers. pminemyer. Tue, 08/02/2022 - 15:29

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Innovative Ways to Improve Your Patients’ Digital Experience

Speaker: Prof. Dina Ziadlou, Ph.D., Professor at School of Health Science at Colorado Technical University, USA, Executive Board Member & Chair of Digital Transformation Leadership at International Society for Telemedicine and e-Health, Switzerland

As our healthcare ecosystem is a patient-centric system toward achieving quality care domains, it is essential to reshape our client empowerment and engagement strategies based on digital transformation to maximize the effectiveness of healthcare outcomes.

OIG report: Tablets distributed to vets often go unused

Mobi Health News

More than half of patients were not using provided tablets to connect to virtual appointments during the first three quarters of 2021

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Unlock Efficiency by Integrating Disparate Systems into One Comprehensive ERP Solution

Healthcare IT Today

The following is a guest article by Joe Clemons, Vice President of ERP at Pivot Point Consulting. Picture it: the year is 1995. You’re sporting the latest Palm Pilot PDA for scheduling, a flip phone for calls, and a digital camera for taking pictures.

The SilverCloud Health Journey to 1 Million Users

American Well

Depression among adults in the United States has tripled from 8.5 percent just prior to the COVID-19 pandemic to 32.8% or nearly 1 in every 3 American adults today. We see similar alarming numbers across other mental health issues and conditions such as Anxiety. Insomnia and Stress.

Stony Brook Medicine crafts a telehealth strategic plan that bears fruit

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

The Stony Brook Medicine health system, which, before COVID-19, had already grown from a two-hospital system to a four-hospital system with the inclusion of Eastern Long Island Hospital and Southampton Hospital, reflects a diverse and geographically widespread patient population of more than 1.4

Playbook: Critical & Time-Sensitive Pharmaceutical Cold Chain Shipments Best Practices

In this playbook, we look at the role accurate, real-time data plays in extending your visibility, best practices for increasing your visibility.

Stanford Medicine is leveraging Komodo Health's big data to study COVID outcomes

Fierce Healthcare

Stanford Medicine is leveraging Komodo Health's big data to study COVID outcomes. agliadkovskaya. Thu, 08/04/2022 - 10:27

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Survey: Nearly half report virtual care visit in the past year

Mobi Health News

According to Deloitte's survey, 49% of respondents said they'd attended a virtual medical appointment as a patient in the past year, while 26% said they'd been to a virtual visit where another person was the patient

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Bonus Features – August 7, 2022 – Patients like digital health but have security concerns, healthcare leaders optimistic “seamless” care is coming, and more

Healthcare IT Today

Welcome to the weekly edition of Healthcare IT Today Bonus Features. This article will be a weekly roundup of interesting stories, product announcements, new hires, partnerships, research studies, awards, sales, and more.

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