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Americans’ Trust in U.S. Healthcare Lags Tech — and Women Are Particularly Cynical

Health Populi

The 2019 Edelman Trust Barometer measured the biggest gap in trust for the healthcare industry between the U.S. “informed public” and the mass population. Fewer American women, too, trust the healthcare industry than men do.

Death by 1,000 clicks: Where electronic health records went wrong

KevinMD

The pain radiated from the top of Annette Monachelli’s head, and it got worse when she changed positions. It didn’t feel like her usual migraine. The 47-year-old Vermont attorney turned innkeeper visited her local doctor at the Stowe Family Practice twice about the problem in late November 2012, but got little relief. Two months later, […]. Find jobs at Careers by KevinMD.com. Search thousands of physician, PA, NP, and CRNA jobs now. Learn more. Tech Health IT

Telehealth In 2030 – Notes From the Future At #ATA19 with Safavi, Holt, Bathina and Swafford

Health Populi

What will telemedicine look like in 2030? imagined Kaveh Safavi, Accenture’s Senior Managing Director and Health of Global Healthcare Practice.

Latest Tech Tonics Podcast: From Farm to Negotiating Table – James Dromey of the Murdoch Royal Children’s Institute

Digital Health

James Dromey was supposed to be a farmer in County Cork, Ireland and has the milking experience to prove it. But apparently cows were not his destiny, even though he was a farm family’s only son. Instead, James left the farm for the teeming metropolis of Galway and never looked back. Today he is […].

How fall detection is moving beyond the pendant

Mobi Health News

Digital health innovators look to the wrist, the ears and the wall for new ways to keep seniors safe

Ten technologies that can help with fall detection in 2019

Aging in Place Technology Watch

The more thin gs change… Who would have thought that fall detection would be added to a hearing aid ? Or that Apple would produce a watch with built-in fall detection, automatically activated for the 65+ ?

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ATA19 Provided a lot of Great Information and Opportunity!

eVisit

Our team spent an amazing three days at the ATA19 Conference in New Orleans April 14-16, 2019. Members of the eVisit team attended sessions, met attendees, and came away with an even better understanding of the telemedicine wants and needs of the enterprise healthcare market.

Patients more willing to share mobile mental health data with doctors than family, EHRs

Mobi Health News

In a small study published in JMIR, patients were more willing to share health data, such as activity and sleep trackers, than personal data, like call logs and location.

Five Offerings from the 2019 What’s Next Boomer Business Summit

Aging in Place Technology Watch

Today’s What’s Next Boomer Business Summit is recognized as key for entrepreneurs.

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A Dose of Optimism Is a Prescription for Financial Health, Says Frost Bank

Health Populi

People define their personal health and well-being broadly, well beyond physical health. Mental wellness, physical appearance, social connections, and financial wellness all add into our self-health definitions.

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A Proven Approach for Change and Adoption of Office 365

Perficient

In my most recent blog post we discussed some scenarios expressing of the importance of organizational change management (OCM) in an Office 365 (O365) implementation. This post will focus on the approach for change and adoption of O365.

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Reasons Why Cyberattacks In Healthcare Can Have Devastating Consequences

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. By Xu Zou, CEO and co-founder, Zingbox. Recent research was published by the Washington Post about malware that was created to disrupt medical imaging equipment and networks.

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Global medical app downloads exceeded 400M in 2018

Mobi Health News

Consumer spending in health and fitness apps also tripled during this time, according to numbers from App Annie

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The Best Hospital CIOs Offer Superior Service Desks That “Wow” Their Users

Phoenix Health Systems

Given the information technology revolution within hospitals today, how your Service Desk analysts handle physicians and other users is more critical than ever. Disruptive trends such as ever more sophisticated EHRs, widespread use of devices and apps, and the growth of cloud-based services should not equate to disrupted customer service.

HIStalk Interviews David Wenger, CEO, Bridge Connector

HIStalk Interviews

David Wenger is founder and CEO of Bridge Connector of Nashville, TN. Tell me about yourself and the company. I’m the founder and CEO of Bridge Connector. Bridge Connector is an integration platform as a service with a data-driven workflow automation solution. It is focused on solving the business workflow aspect of healthcare and creating interoperability between systems and ease of communication without the need for code.

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Patient Personalization: A Digital Health Trend

Perficient

In my last post, we discussed the challenges healthcare provider’s face. This post highlights the importance of patient personalization. Achieving lofty patient experience goals remains an elusive goal for many healthcare organizations.

Virtual Care For Chronic Disease Management

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. By Lee Horner, CEO, Synzi. The statistics related to chronic disease management are staggering.

Validation key in digital health, but how do you get started?

Mobi Health News

Last night at a Partners HealthCare Pivot Labs event, industry players discussed the ins and outs of how to validate a digital health product, regardless of funding.

5 Trends from the American Telemedicine Association Conference 2019

Enzyme Health

Didn’t make it to the ATA conference this year? Get a recap of the most noteworthy insights from this year’s discussions and learn what telehealth industry leaders have to say about the future of digital health.

Mistakes to Avoid While Selecting a Pre-owned or Refurbished Nuclear Gamma Camera!

KB Dental Consulting

Introduction. There is rapid progress in almost every field in technology and service, especially in the healthcare industry. Medical professionals should consider the innovations in technology and invest more in their medical practices, hospitals including the dental professionals.

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Change Management Lessons for Salesforce Financial Services Cloud

Perficient

Bringing new technology to a team is always going to bring a set of challenges. As humans, we are creatures of habit, but we also have the ability to understand the logic behind adapting to the needs of the future. . When the Dark Cloud of Change is Already Looming.

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Role of Technology In Improving Health Sector

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. By Rosie Harman, content strategist, Visi One Click. Over the last few decades, we have seen exponential growth in technology. Hardware and software permeate the world around us.

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Finland, Israel launch partnership initiative for digital health innovation

Mobi Health News

The Israeli Innovation Authority and the Helsinki Business Hub will fund Israeli and Finnish startups who find ways to work together

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Morning eHealth

Hearings and more from Congress — Pediatric EHRs in focus

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CBO: More than 1M have lost health coverage since 2016

FierceHealthIT

More than 1 million people have lost health coverage since 2016, a trend that is due in part to a substantial decline in the number of people buying off-exchange plans, according to the latest data from the Congressional Budget Office.

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5 Essential Steps for Improving Your Customer Care

Perficient

Satisfying today’s digitally savvy and well informed customers boils down to one common theme – customer experience. Price and quality are key considerations when making purchase decisions. However, it’s the experience that keeps customers coming back for more. 73% [of consumers] said a good experience is key in influencing their brand loyalties. Your organization must consider the quality of customer care you provide today and what it needs to be tomorrow.

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Solving the Riddle of Healthcare Data Liquidity: 3 Challenges To Preventing the Simple Exchange of Health Data

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. By David A. Watson, chief executive officer of Akiri, and former CTO, Kaiser Permanente.

Oscar Health inks deal with Cardiogram to give members health detection technology

Mobi Health News

As part of the deal, Oscar Health members who are identified as high risk for diabetes or AFib will be offered confirmatory tests and be referred to an in-network provider.

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Weekender 4/19/19

HIStalk Weekender

Weekly News Recap. IBM halts sales of Watson for Drug Discovery due to low demand. Healthcare data integration vendor Redox raises $33 million. The New York Times profiles the Butterfly IQ device that transforms a smartphone into an ultrasound scanner.

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Walgreens to increase minimum age for tobacco sales to 21 at its stores

FierceHealthIT

Pharmacy retail giant Walgreens plans to implement a new minimum age requirement of 21 for its customers seeking to purchase tobacco products in its stores. The new policy will go into effect in September at all of its more than 9,500 stores, the company said in an announcement on Tuesday

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Retail Checkout: Who’s Doing it Right?

Perficient

It’s no secret that cashiers at retailers are starting to be replaced by self-checkout options. The rise and success of Amazon Go has the retail industry adopting new technologies to remain contenders in customer satisfaction. The majority of big chain retail establishments are implementing new checkout options: express checkout, curbside pick-up, registers for customers to check themselves out, and scan and go.

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National Experts Chart Roadmap For AI In Medical Imaging

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. A foundational research roadmap for artificial intelligence (AI) in medical imaging was published this week in the journal Radiology.

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Amazon kicks off PillPack marketing campaign with email to Prime users

Mobi Health News

Amazon sent Prime users an email advertising virtual pharmacy PillPack, which the company acquired in 2018.

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A New Normal - Administrator to Patient & Beyond

Christina's Considerations

Three years ago, I decided it was time to walk away from my healthcare career and find something new. I was no longer being challenged and the long daily commute was wearing on my aging body. It was a hard. Healthy Children and Families Hospitals & Health Systems The Patient Experience