Giblib launches fully-VR CME course with Cedars-Sinai surgeons

Mobi Health News

"Essential GI Surgeries" will include 25 hours of real surgeries recorded in 360 VR and 4K video

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AMIA Charts Course to Learning Health System

Healthcare Informatics

Informatics experts propose specific policy recommendations to move from evidence-based medicine to evidence-generating medicine

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Healthcare Trend Watch — CMS Is Changing Course

HealthStream

A major healthcare trend is CMS’s effort to reduce onerous regulation on providers and the industry. At the same time the Agency’s commitment to value-based care over fee-for-service continues

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The Boston Marathon and AI: Running a Parallel Course

GNS Healthcare

In 1896, the marathon returned to popularity as a competition in the Summer Olympic Games in Athens. The Olympic Games turned out to be inspiring to visiting Boston officials who returned home ready to challenge the locals and establish what would become one of the world’s top marathons. [1]

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Mix of online and live training, in-course skills assessment add value to resuscitation

HealthStream

In addition to offering both live, online, and mobile platforms, resuscitation courses should also allow students to test out of material they already know, or remain for a review if they choose, in order to offer the most value

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States likely to stay the course on Medicaid work requirements despite judge’s ruling, experts say

FierceHealthIT

A federal judge’s ruling Wednesday that blocked Medicaid work requirements in Kentucky and Arkansas has limited implications in states where similar programs have also been approved—at least, for now

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Responsibilities of the LCSW Providing Text Therapy

Telebehavioral Health Institute

Blog CSWA text messaging course text therapy Webinar

PERSEVERANCE “To carry on in your course of action, even in the face of difficulty, with little or no evidence of success”

Christina's Considerations

Guest Blogger: Tim Hague The following is an excerpt from my book PERSEVERANCE - The Seven Skills You Need To Survive, Thrive And Accomplish More Than You Ever Imagined. I was just forty-six years of age when diagnosed with young. Books Healthy Children and Families The Patient Experience

SAMHSA Telebehavioral Health Webinars with Dr. Marlene Maheu

Telebehavioral Health Institute

Individual & Group) Introduction to Telemental Health Theory and Practice Legal/Ethical Issues II: Best Practices and Informed Consent Speaking Engagements telebehavioral health courses Telebehavioral health training

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

KevinMD

Over the course of several years, IBM’s fledgling Watson for Oncology program has received a wide range of reviews. Among them is a harsh critique published by Gizmodo.

Eat Pray Love: The Spoonie Senior Version

Christina's Considerations

My hero, of course, plans. A few years ago I listened to the audio book Eat Pray Love. It is the story of a woman who re-examines herself after a life change and goes in search of her new self. Books Healthy Children and Families

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Personal health records in Europe: National or beyond?

Mobi Health News

There are dozens of PHRs that survived only a couple of years, most famously, of course, Google Health. But PHRs are back now. Many European countries have launched ambitious PHR projects. Mobile access is widely tipped to be a game-changer in terms of acceptance by citizens.

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Compliancy platform Datica offers new cloud options for developers

Mobi Health News

But sometimes getting the right compliance for multiple products in several different countries can be a bit like running through an obstacle course. Compliance is important to any developer looking to create a healthcare app.

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OneStream Authorized Training in Houston Delivered by Perficient

Perficient

This course is being taught by a Perficient subject matter expert and OneStream Authorized Trainer with 20 years of experience delivering CPM solutions. This course is intended for application administrators and implementation services professionals. If you are in need of CPE credits, 32 are available for attending this course in the areas of Accounting and Computer Science. Course Description .

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PriorAuthNow bags $10.5M for automated prior authorization services

Mobi Health News

According to a statement, the funding will primarily be used to advance the company’s operating capabilities and expand its team, with an aim to double its staff over the course of 2018 Columbus, Ohio-based PriorAuthNow, maker of an electronic prior authorization platform, has closed a $10.5

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On Amazon Prime Day, What Could Health Care Look Like?

Health Populi

Amazon Prime’ing has already begun to reshape consumer expectations in terms of UX/UI and service design in hospitality, financial services, and of course, retail.

All the Jobs Doctors and Nurses Can Do From Home

Enzyme Health

Of course, we can’t write a list about work from home jobs for doctors without mentioning telemedicine. Online teaching jobs for doctors exist with universities, learning websites, or self-created courses.

Back to School Telemental Health Training Discount

Telebehavioral Health Institute

Not valid for Webinars, Individual Courses, Consultations, Staffing Services, or Speaking Engagements. Sale ends on Friday, September 14, 2018, 11:59 p.m. Pacific). Not valid on previous purchases or combined with other discounts.

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Are We Over Connected Yet?

Medical Connectivity

Of course, the term “reasonable” suggests that full assurance cannot be achieved. Some of us remember when distributed medical devices such as patient monitors had their own dedicated server. That server had one job, to support that manufacturer's medical devices.

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If a study told you using a parachute to jump from an airplane was overrated, would you listen?

FierceHealthIT

But, of course, someone set out to prove them wrong and got a study published to prove it

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Open Source is the worst

Health Intersections

Of course you might be able to extend your time in freefall with product lock in or regulatory capture… but sooner or later… splat! Of course, it’s possible that open source is the best on the market as well as the worst.

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What makes an effective care manager – two key traits.

CareWire

Care managers organize patient care , handle insurance matters, investigate treatment plans for patients, and so much more during the course of their day. Care managers play a vital role in patient engagement, treatment plan adherence, and more – what tools can help them to perform these vital tasks more efficiently?

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FHIR Documents (and other stuff)

HAY on FHIR

Of course, this will vary from resource to resource and between implementations as it will depend on the actual use case. But, of course, all this (apart from the Patient – we’ll come to that in a moment) is just the human readable content.

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Why Doctors Would Hate The Best EHR in the World

33 Charts

This, of course, would provide perfect PowerPoint pull quotes for bowtie-wearing medical lecturers bemoaning our dystopian clinical state.

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How Consumers’ Belt-Tightening Could Impact Health/Care – Insights from Deloitte’s Retail Team

Health Populi

People are looking to engage in health across the many industries they regularly touch in the normal course of daily living, from financial services and food to brewing/spirits and automotive. Over the ten years between 2007 and 2017, U.S.

The Healthcare Industry Needs to Address Security in 2019

Electronic Health Reporter

However, there are of course institutions which will […]. This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. By Leigh-Anne Galloway, cyber security resilience lead, Positive Technologies.

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How Did a Hospital Use Text Messaging to Reduce Readmissions by 32%?

CareWire

Achieving quality outcomes while patients are in the hospital is, of course, a major priority for healthcare leaders. In today’s healthcare environment, the focus on outcomes doesn’t end at discharge.

Slow Medicine – Should Healthcare be Inconvenient?

33 Charts

With details that I draw from a few very specific and diplomatically placed questions I can put the story together and remember the sequence of Brianna’s most recent course. Of course, once I’m activated and engaged in a problem it’s a different situation.

Personal health records in Europe: National or beyond?

Healthcare Guys

There are dozens of PHRs that survived only a couple of years, most famously, of course, Google Health. But PHRs are back now. Many European countries have launched ambitious PHR projects. Mobile access is widely tipped to be a game-changer in terms of acceptance by citizens.

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Massively Open Online Data: How’s Your MOOD?

Perficient

Then Came MOOC: Massive Open Online Courses. Then came massive open online courses ( MOOC ), which are free online courses available for anyone to enroll including eDX, Khan Academy, and some Coursera and Udemy courses. Universities such as MIT, Harvard, Caltech, and UT Austin started offering free courses for students to pursue. There is more access to free online content than ever before with things like free software and free education.

The Monetary, Clinical and Ethical Value of Patient Data – A View from the UK and NHS

Health Populi

In the health/care data ecosystem, stakeholders are addressing the specific challenges related to personal health information (PHI) which HIPAA isn’t covering well in this era of Big Data, cloud computing, and of course, bad actors in the dark cybersecurity breach market.

The Most Important Trends For Health in Mary Meeker’s 2019 Internet Report Aren’t About Health Care

Health Populi

prices are greater than in fellow OECD nations: wages are higher for specialist physicians, prices for digital imaging greater, and of course prescription drug prices the highest in the world.

FDA’s Guidance Plans for Software in FY 2019

Medical Connectivity

Of course, actually complying with guidances and associated regulatory expectations is no less demanding. The FDA has released its plans for Final and Draft Guidance Documents for fiscal year 2019. There are A and B lists for each category in terms of FDA's priority for action.

Harnessing Early Adopters in Health IT

Mobile Health Matters

Of course, not every health system can serve as an IT partner – but luckily, some customers are in a position to play a larger role by acting as early adopters. Part of the thrill of working in health IT comes from bringing something more than just a cool widget to market.

New Client Self-Registration is Now Available

Clocktree

Of course, you still have the option to send an invitation to a prospective client yourself. Clocktree is making it easier for your practice to register new telehealth clients!

Prescription Drugs Are Becoming A Luxury Good in America – Join the #HCLDR Chat Tonight

Health Populi

Remember that demand, in your Econ 101 course, is filtered through one’s ability to pay for a good. “Drugmakers Push Their Prices Higher” is the top story under the Business & Finance banner in today’s Wall Street Journal.

Using Node-RED to implement clinical workflow

HAY on FHIR

Of course, there’s no reason why the workflow itself couldn’t perform the action in some cases – but let’s not get ahead of ourselves. Of course, we may want to make it a more integral part of the flow – maybe we want to store the QR as well – or extract other resources from it.

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Managing Digital Health Regulatory Uncertainty

Medical Connectivity

Of course there's a third possibility where the general purpose manufacturer adds specific features to their product transforming it into a medical device — which we've addressed above.).

5 Reasons Medical Technology Appears to Fail

33 Charts

The EHR, of course, is the poster child for technology’s failure in health care. In medicine there’s an endemic mindset that if medical technology doesn’t work it will never work.

HHS OIG on Cybersecurity and the FDA

Medical Connectivity

Of course shortened review times, if they occur, would come at the expense of the time and resources spent in preparing for and attending the meeting, and in dealing with the FDA's "suggestions" that might result.

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