Mon.Sep 20, 2021

Telehealth is Health: It’s Telehealth Awareness Week

Health Populi

In April 2020, telemedicine morphed into mainstream medical care as hospitals and physicians risk-managed exposure to infection by meeting with patients, virtually, when possible.

Apple's health sharing, walking steadiness features go live and other digital health briefs

Mobi Health News

Also: BetterUp hires a president to lead its mental health offering, and a study finds retirees that use the internet may be boosting cognitive function

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How AI and Blockchain Can Help Ease Interoperability Between Healthcare Systems

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. By Tom Hickman, U.S. director of business development and sales, Chainyard. The healthcare industry is under intense pressure to improve its efficiency. However, interoperability between technology and various integrated systems presents many challenges that are […].

Study: Social media awareness of genetic prostate cancer link lower than with breast cancer

Mobi Health News

Researchers zeroed in on the role of social media and spreading awareness around prostate cancer and the BRCA gene.

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How You Can Win the Fight for Workers Against the Odds

In the world of behavioral and home health, where staff turnover is already high, businesses need to do 3 things especially well to win. Download the guide to discover how to attract reliable candidates to grow your business.

DOJ charges dozens in $1.1B telehealth fraud crackdown

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

The U.S. Department of Justice announced this past week that it was bringing criminal charges against 138 total defendants for their alleged participation in various healthcare fraud schemes, resulting in about $1.4 billion in alleged losses. More than $1.1

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Interoperability Requires More Than Just the Latest Tech

Healthcare IT Today

Ever since medical data has been stored electronically, healthcare has struggled to share it. Frustratingly, we have the technology to overcome this challenge, yet we remain in a siloed world. Perhaps it’s time changed our approach.

Digital chronic care company Wefight raises $11.7 million

Mobi Health News

The company is looking to use this money to expand its reach and build out its product line.

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Health IT Fall Preview – Healthcare IT Today Podcast Episode 71

Healthcare IT Today

For the 71st episode of the Healthcare IT Podcast, we’re looking forward to this Fall in our Health IT Fall Preview.

Virtual clinic 9am.health launches with $3.7M to address prediabetes, Type 2 diabetes

Mobi Health News

It allows people to get medications and lab tests delivered to their homes, and to access personal care plans and specialists

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Your Team's Pragmatic Guide to Security

Speaker: Naresh Soni, CTO, Tsunami XR

The pandemic has led to new data vulnerabilities, and therefore new cybersecurity threats. As technology leaders, it's time to rethink some of your product security strategies. Whether you need to rework your security architecture, improve performance, and/or deal with new threats, this webinar has you covered.

Cured Raises $10M Series A; Launches Next Generation Healthcare Digital Marketing & CRM Solutions

Healthcare IT Today

Cured, a healthcare digital marketing and customer relationship management (CRM) platform, today announced it has closed an oversubscribed $10 million Series A funding round. The round was led by DNA Capital and included participation from new investors CU Healthcare Innovation Fund and UCHealth.

Indian doctors group taps Eka Care for online healthcare platform

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

Seeking to digitally transform their practice, the Academy of Family Physicians India, a non-profit professional academic organisation, has inked a memorandum of understanding with Indian connected healthcare platform Eka Care. WHAT IT'S ABOUT.

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Kaiser Permanente union authorize strike vote amid stalled contract negotiations

Fierce Healthcare

Kaiser Permanente union authorize strike vote amid stalled contract negotiations. dmuoio. Mon, 09/20/2021 - 15:16

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5 Amazing Technological Advances in Orthodontic Treatment

Health and Wellness Blog | Uplifting People To Live A Healthier Life

Orthodontics is a specialty of dentistry regarding the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of misaligned teeth, jaws, and bites. While orthodontics means more than just braces, there are 4.5 million Americans who wear them.

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Product Transformation: Adapting Your Solutions for Cloud Models

Speaker: Ahmad Jubran, Cloud Product Innovation Consultant

In order to maintain a competitive advantage, CTOs and product managers are shifting their products to the cloud. Many do this by simply replicating their current architectures in the cloud. Those previous architectures, which were optimized for transactional systems, aren't well-suited for the new age of AI. Whether you're a seasoned CTO or an industry trailblazer, this webinar will help make your product ready to meet the competition by adopting an architecture that is optimized for AI innovation. Join Ahmad Jubran, Cloud Product Innovation Consultant, and learn how to adapt your solutions for cloud models the right way.

Feds charge 138 medical professionals with $1.4B in healthcare fraud, including telehealth schemes

Fierce Healthcare

Feds charge 138 medical professionals with $1.4B in healthcare fraud, including telehealth schemes. hlandi. Mon, 09/20/2021 - 12:25

Amazon Connect Health Check

Perficient

Contact Centers are a critical component of every business as it is an entry point for its customers and a pivotal factor in creating a public image. Having a poor and frustrating customer experience can not only turn away existing customers but prevent future growth.

CMS suspends Part D enrollment in 2022 for UnitedHealth, Anthem MA plans

Fierce Healthcare

CMS suspends Part D enrollment in 2022 for UnitedHealth, Anthem MA plans. rking. Mon, 09/20/2021 - 11:19

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Support Link Promotion With the AddThis Social Media Tool for Your Znode B2B Ecommerce Platform

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In my previous blog, How to Share Content by Implementing the AddThis Social Media Tool to Your Znode B2B Ecommerce Platform , we learned how to easily implement the AddThis social media tool to the share buttons in a Znode B2B Ecommerce platform.

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Frontline Call Center Partners with VBurchett Consulting to Improve Patients' Experiences

Frontline Call Center and VBurchett Consulting are joining forces in modern patient care with a new patient engagement center that utilizes telemedicine.

Hospital groups push back against stiffer penalties for failing to publish prices

Fierce Healthcare

Hospital groups push back against stiffer penalties for failing to publish prices. rking. Mon, 09/20/2021 - 15:50

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Alpha Medical lands $24M backed by Samsung to expand virtual women's health services

Fierce Healthcare

Alpha Medical lands $24M backed by Samsung to expand virtual women's health services. agliadkovskaya. Mon, 09/20/2021 - 15:33

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Goldman Sachs, Texas Health Resources back eVisit’s $45M round to scale virtual care for health systems

Fierce Healthcare

Goldman Sachs, Texas Health Resources back eVisit’s $45M round to scale virtual care for health systems. hlandi. Mon, 09/20/2021 - 21:19

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CDC announces $2.1B investment into infection control, surveillance across healthcare settings

Fierce Healthcare

CDC announces $2.1B investment into infection control, surveillance across healthcare settings. dmuoio. Mon, 09/20/2021 - 11:36

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Improve Onboarding with User-Centered Design

Speaker: Dr. Kate Wolin, Founder, Circea

In the age of social distancing, digital onboarding is becoming essential to any program. This is especially true for medical practices, where the threat of the pandemic is the most real. As consultations are being digitized, so are the process in which new patients are processed and appointments are being scheduled. Practices with compelling onboarding experiences are the ones who will ultimately succeed in the pandemic area and beyond. Join Dr. Kate Wolin, founder of Circea, for an overview of behavioral science and the evidence-based strategies that can be used to support patient engagement. She will also review how a patient-centered design strategy can be used to evaluate and refine onboarding processes.

Ascension latest nonprofit to rebound with $5.7B net income for 2021

Fierce Healthcare

Ascension latest nonprofit to rebound with $5.7B net income for 2021. dmuoio. Mon, 09/20/2021 - 16:48

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NextGen Healthcare taps former Teladoc exec Sides as new CEO amid boardroom spat

Fierce Healthcare

NextGen Healthcare taps former Teladoc exec Sides as new CEO amid boardroom spat. hlandi. Mon, 09/20/2021 - 20:49

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