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84% of veterans with Type 2 diabetes achieve HbA1c of under 6.5% or reduced level by 1% in Virta pilot

Mobi Health News

Patients with Type 2 diabetes enrolled in a joint pilot run by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and Virta dropped on average 5% of their body weight.

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Life insurer embraces diabetes tech

Morning eHealth

Why kidney care depends on health data — Warner dings HHS on privacy

Sneak Peek: Inside Philips' health tech research labs

Mobi Health News

MobiHealthNews got a tour of the new technologies under development — including contactless monitoring, augmented reality for surgery and the NICU of "the future."

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Veteran’s Day

Healthcare IT Today

Today is Veteran’s Day in the US and so my kids are off of school and we try to take most of the day off to enjoy time with family. However, I can’t help but make mention of all those who have served in our military. It’s a huge sacrifice to do so. I’m not […].

Stop Creating Disloyal Patients

90 percent of patients feel no obligation to stay with a healthcare system that doesn’t offer digital tools. What can you do in the face of such a sobering statistic? Patient-facing telehealth options that allow patients to get virtually instantaneous care privately, securely, and from anywhere can keep your patients from seeking care from the easiest, nearest, and cheapest provider.

How LTE and 5G in Healthcare Help Save Lives and Improve Efficiency

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

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Promote Awareness & Prevention During American Diabetes Month

HealthStream

Millions of Americans have type 2 diabetes, and millions more are at risk—that’s why education and awareness re the cornerstones of American Diabetes Month

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UnitedHealth Group names Optum CEO Andrew Witty as president

FierceHealthIT

UnitedHealth Group announced Monday that it has tapped Andrew Witty, CEO of Optum, to serve as president of the parent company

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HIStalk Interviews Bob Segert, CEO, Athenahealth

HIStalk Interviews

Bob Segert is chairman and CEO of Athenahealth of Watertown, Interviews

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Lawsuit: Louisiana neglected mental health needs for kids in Medicaid

FierceHealthIT

Louisiana faces a class-action lawsuit claiming the state’s Medicaid program did not provide mental health services to children in its care

Forrester Names Leader in Virtual Health Care Solutions

Forrester Research identified and evaluated the top players in digital health. Read the report to see who stood out—and who needs to catch up.

Q&A: How Boston Medical Center Stays on Top of New Healthcare Regulations

MedTech Boston

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Healthcare industry remembers Kaiser Permanente CEO Bernard Tyson

FierceHealthIT

The healthcare industry is honoring a titan this week following the unexpected death of Kaiser Permanente CEO Bernard Tyson.

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Cost Cutting Tips for Health Organizations

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. Regardless of whether the organization is a hospital, university, another huge organization or a private business, they are all under pressure to cut costs.

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HCCI, Blue Health Intelligence to partner, share claims data

FierceHealthIT

Blue Health Intelligence and the Health Care Cost Institute have formed a multiyear data partnership, the two organizations announced Tuesday.

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Building Your Digital Health Ecosystem

With the fragmentation of the pharmacy industry, digitized provider networks can offer a much-needed solution to connectivity, data sharing, collaboration and interoperability between physicians, patients and pharmacies.

Consumer Marketing Is The Achilles Heel Of Healthcare Providers

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. By Joe Grace, partner, Chief Outsiders.

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Perficient Team Spends Day with Habitat for Humanity

Perficient

Colleagues from our Columbus, Ohio office recently decided to give back to the community and learn new skills by building a house. A team of nine volunteered with Habitat for Humanity for a day to form stronger connections with each other and their local community.

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Cloud Procurement Approval Management

Perficient

Cloud Procurement offers a new interface defining approval workflow for Requisitions, Purchase Documents (Order, Blanket, Contract) and Supplier Management.