WSJ Article on MD Referrals & Leakage: Beware of Premature Conclusions

E-CareManagement Blog

The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) recently published an article entitled The Hidden System That Explains How Your Doctor Makes Referrals. My beef with the article is that it guides readers toward premature conclusions. Here are 5 issues that are addressed in the article.

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This is Not a Nick Jonas Article

Insulin Nation

My web browser history has way too many urls leading to articles on the Kardashians than I am comfortable admitting, and Insulin Nation writes probably half a dozen articles each year about big-name folks with Type 1.

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Lead article in influential journal proposes weaving participatory medicine into clinician education

Society for Participatory Medicine

A newly released peer-reviewed article hints at progress: formally introducing patient perspectives into not just the practice of medicine but into the framework of competencies by which new physicians are measured and certified. Accessing article content.

7 Questions Are Shaping the Patient Digital Health Platform Ecosystem — HIN Article

E-CareManagement Blog

My article “Seven Questions Shaping the Patient Digital Health Platform Ecosystem” is published in the February 2015 issue of Healthcare Innovation News. You can download a copy of the article by clicking here.

NEJM perspective article about Big Data in Healthcare

Medicine and Technology

Sebastian Schneeweiss recently wrote an interesting perspective article in the NEJM about big data in health care. He writes: Two key “learning” applications of big health care data that hold the promise of improving patient care are the generation of new knowledge about the effectiveness of treatments and the prediction of outcomes.

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Bridget Writes: Guest Blogger

Bridge Writes

After reading David Edelmans awesome blog post about " Marrying into Diabetes: A Husbands Perspective ", a good question arose about if there was an article out there about Marrying a Parent with a Type 1 Child. Thursday, January 12, 2012. Guest Blogger.

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Getting to a minimum viable product (MVP) health care app: Partner with physicians

KevinMD

The article is filed under the keywords “AI,” “Watson,” “health,” “health care,” and “Doctor: This product is a piece of s**t.” Over the course of several years, IBM’s fledgling Watson for Oncology program has received a wide range of reviews.

Is there a future for robot-assisted surgery?

KevinMD

Recently, there was a fascinating article in the Wall Street Journal regarding robot-assisted surgery.

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Babylon's AI passes mockup of UK's GP exam, goes head-to-head with doctors

Mobi Health News

Correction: A previous version of this article misstated Babylon's total funding

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Reading the VC Tea Leaves – Predictions for 2018

Digital Health

I figure this is a good way to start off the year so have reprinted a mildly expanded version of the article, which first […]. I started off the year with an interview with Oliver Wyman Health, one of the top global healthcare consulting firms.

Popular Types of Workout Trainer Apps and How to Build One

Healthcare Guys

This article lists popular types of fitness apps, their features, monetization strategies, and costs

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How to Develop a Professional Medical App for Doctors

Healthcare Guys

This article presents key points to be considered before investing into medical mobile app development Apps for medical professionals provide new ways to improve healthcare services and patients’ outcomes.

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Many digital health solutions lack evidence: How physicians can help

KevinMD

To get a taste of the potential of where health and technology are going, you only need to look as far the recent Fortune article titled, “ Prepare for a Digital Health Revolution ," or to search through the more than 300,000. Technology makes this an exciting time for health care.

Extract valuable insights with Healthcare Data Management

Healthcare Guys

This is a blog article on how healthcare enterprises can make use of data technologies to optimize their business operations and increase their revenue

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Small or Solo Practices considering telehealth

Clocktree

We liked this article on mHealth Intelligence that offers advice for small and solo practices who are considering offering telehealth services. The article lists six high level assessments when making a decision: Is it supportable across all devices? The article goes on to give advice for those who have chosen a platform and are ready to get started. One important consideration that is not mentioned in this article is the cost associated with various telehealth platforms.

Millennials turning to convenient, cost-effective alternatives to healthcare

Clocktree

A recent article in The Washington Post highlights the many ways Millennials are changing the healthcare industry through their expectation of convenient, cost-transparent services. ” Read the whole article. This includes ditching the traditional primary care physician for a combination of walk-in clinics and telemedicine services that are instantly available.

Artificial Intelligence Is the New Operating System In Healthcare

Electronic Health Reporter

The article Artificial Intelligence Is the New Operating System In Healthcare appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. By Pauline Farris, who speaks Portuguese, English, Spanish and Italian.

Virtual reality: From the OR to the patient bedside

Christina's Considerations

But, I'm still trying and just had a new article published after several months. I haven't written much these last few months, because my typing accuracy and speed have not been the best. Some of you may remember the old. Health Information Technology and Telehealth Healthy Children and Families Hospitals & Health Systems The Patient Experience

Managing Digital Health Regulatory Uncertainty

Medical Connectivity

This Forbes article has a good discussion about complexities that can arise when diagnostic tools are placed in the hands of consumers without the active involvement of clinicians.

What Is the Patient Driven Payment Model: How Skilled Nursing Providers Can Get Ahead of PDPM

Electronic Health Reporter

The article What Is the Patient Driven Payment Model: How Skilled Nursing Providers Can Get Ahead of PDPM appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. By Jayne Warwick, director of market insights, PointClickCare.

The biggest innovation in health is here. And you’re probably using it.

KevinMD

Every week, a new article comes out promising disruption of medical care as we know it through personalized genetic therapy, app extensions that transform smartphones into ultrasounds or autonomous surgical robots. Health care is obsessed with new technology.

Exciting Aspects of Healthcare Mobile App Development

Electronic Health Reporter

The article Exciting Aspects of Healthcare Mobile App Development appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. By Ritesh Patil, co-founder, Mobisoft Infotech.

3 Healthcare Technology Advances Transforming the Industry

Electronic Health Reporter

The article 3 Healthcare Technology Advances Transforming the Industry appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter.

Could Telehealth Services Help Stop the Opioid Crisis?

Clocktree

Jamey Lister from US News wrote an article on the possibilities of using telehealth technology to help reach rural areas suffering from the opioid crisis. The opioid crisis in America is hurting communities all around the country.

Harnessing Innovation to Serve and Create Value for Patients

Electronic Health Reporter

The article Harnessing Innovation to Serve and Create Value for Patients appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter.

How data ware housing and business intelligence is moving the healthcare industry forward

Healthcare Guys

Read this article to know the whole story The healthcare industry is on the fast track to digital transformation. And, health enterprises are already going digital to organize their daily operations.

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How the media loves to talk about loneliness among older adults

Aging in Place Technology Watch

Shall we take this WSJ article at face value? From this WSJ article “ Americans More than Ever are Aging Alone ,” what’s it say? Part of the problem with articles like these is that they become inferential instruments for mission-motivated vendors to use in a pitch. “We

Why Healthcare Organizations Should Choose Cloud Computing?

Healthcare Guys

Several industries have already shifted to the cloud, and this article gives an insight to why healthcare should choose cloud The Cloud, this is basically a term used to describe using the computing power of the web for storing and processing information over local computers.

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Why Data Intelligence is necessary for the Healthcare Industry

Healthcare Guys

This article shows how data is revolutionizing the digital transformation and why data intelligence is necessary for healthcare enterprises Healthcare organizations need an effective care platform to comprehend all the elements involved in the patient care and simplify the overall process.

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2019 MedTech Predictions: Unlocking the Potential of Digital Health

Electronic Health Reporter

The article 2019 MedTech Predictions: Unlocking the Potential of Digital Health appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. By Amy Sklar, SVP of advanced manufacturing communities, UBM.

Medical Device Development and Data Science Integration

Electronic Health Reporter

The article Medical Device Development and Data Science Integration appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. By Dr. Sean Otto, business development, Cyient.

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Revolutionizing Medicine with Artificial Intelligence

Electronic Health Reporter

The article Revolutionizing Medicine with Artificial Intelligence appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. By Claire Whittaker, CEO, Artificially Intelligent Claire.

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Global IT Consulting Firms In Healthcare: In Search of the New Killer App

Electronic Health Reporter

The article Global IT Consulting Firms In Healthcare: In Search of the New Killer App appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter.

A psychiatrist’s perspective on the digital pill

KevinMD

My initial reactions were similar to several of those who were interviewed for the article. One of my readers, Natalie, wondered about my thoughts about the digital pill.

Major telehealth milestone for VA patients

Clocktree

Read the entire article at FCW.com. The Business of Federal Technology reports on the June 11 launch date for a telehealth policy change referred to as “anywhere-to-anywhere,” which allows qualified practitioners to log in to Department of Veterans Affairs telehealth system and treat patients regardless of state licensing rules. Previously, a provider had to be licensed in the state where the patient resides.

Sharing Too Much? A Tale of Privacy, Big Data and Sleep Technologies

Electronic Health Reporter

The article Sharing Too Much? This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. By Brooke Faulkner, freelance writer, @faulknercreek. The proliferation of wearable mobile-connected devices has done a lot of good for people trying to lead healthier lives.

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How Hackathons Help Solve Complex Problems – Faster

Electronic Health Reporter

The article How Hackathons Help Solve Complex Problems – Faster appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. By Rahul Patel, EVP and general manager, Persistent Systems.

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Telehealth is Helping Patients Receive Care Faster

Clocktree

If you are interested in learning more about the world of telemedicine check out our website or read some more of our blog articles. Today on average a patient waits 29 days to meet with a doctor.

How Pharmaceutical Companies Can Take Advantage of the EHR Revolution

Electronic Health Reporter

The article How Pharmaceutical Companies Can Take Advantage of the EHR Revolution appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. The 21st century has seen a massive change in the way people live their lives.

Why Healthcare Companies Should Better Protect Medical Data

Electronic Health Reporter

The article Why Healthcare Companies Should Better Protect Medical Data appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. By Brooke Faulkner, freelance writer. With new technology comes to new terminologies, like cybersecurity.

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