Fri.Nov 29, 2019

Ada Health’s chief medical officer on AI and building trust in digital health tools

Mobi Health News

The Berlin-headquartered company's chief medical officer spoke at Slush, an event that took place in Finland last week

Do You Wanna Reform Healthcare?

Healthcare IT Today

Happy Day after Thanksgiving and Black Friday! Are you out shopping or are you someone who prefers to avoid the stores on the busiest shopping day of the year? I love crowds, but I also think the deals have gotten worse. So, I’m always torn and could go either way.

World AIDS Day Offers A Chance To Celebrate Successes & Assess The Challenges Ahead

HealthStream

World AIDS Day occurs Dec. 1, 2019 and is the perfect opportunity to assess what the healthcare community is doing around awareness, prevention, and treatment

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Germany is Taking Center Stage

Digital Health Today

The spotlight is on Germany as the Digital Supply Act is adopted. It must be very exciting to be an attendee of DTx Event in Berlin , taking place December 3-4, 2019.

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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.

On the safety of EHRs

Health Intersections

The subject of EHR safety is back in the news – probably driven by the AMIA meeting last week: “I remember internal conversations where we talked about ‘What is the equivalent of a plane crash that is going to get the attention of people?’” said Reider, who now practices family medicine in upstate New York. “‘Is Is it going to be a congressperson’s relative is harmed by health IT that causes the attention to shift?’ I would offer that still hasn’t happened yet, but someday it will.

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