Mon.Dec 04, 2023

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Insurtech company Clover Health will exit the ACO REACH program

Mobi Health News

The company's CEO said it is leaving the CMS program at the end of the performance year due to not seeing a clear path to profitability.

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The synergy of AI and human intelligence in transforming health care

KevinMD

The health care industry is witnessing a transformative phase with the integration of artificial intelligence (AI). AI’s ability to process vast amounts of data and provide predictive insights is revolutionizing medical diagnostics and patient care. AI’s precision is invaluable in diagnosing and managing kidney disease, offering both speed and accuracy in analyzing patient data.

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How people with hearing difficulties found support from a ChatGPT-powered business record-keeping tool

Mobi Health News

An automotive manufacturer in Japan has transformed its speech-to-text mobile app to an audio recognition system to help alleviate barriers in communication.

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The Consumerization of AI in Healthcare – The Early Days of AI-Trust

Health Populi

Most people in the U.S. are bullish on the role AI will play in health care in 2024, especially to lower access barriers to care and to diagnose and detect health conditions. Two new studies point to the consumerization of AI in healthcare, from Medtronic and Deloitte. This post weaves their findings together and suggests some planning points for 2024.

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Transform Clinical Communication With Role-based Messaging

Effective collaboration among all care team members is critical to delivering better patient outcomes. A key element to achieving effective collaboration is through the implementation of a clinical communication and collaboration platform. In a fast-paced, high-stress and critical environment, people tend to do whatever gets the job done. Therefore will scramble and use the systems, people, or processes around them to get an outcome more quickly - which can often be at the expense of quality.

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Endoluminal robotics company EndoQuest scores $42M

Mobi Health News

The gastrointestinal surgery-focused company will use the funds to advance its endoluminal robotics technology for minimally invasive procedures.

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Maia Oncology picks up $4.25M to build out virtual primary care clinic for cancer patients

FierceHealthIT

Five years ago, Liya Shuster-Bier entered cancer as an otherwise healthy 29-year-old. | Maia Oncology raised $4.25 million in seed funding to hone its go-to-market strategy, hire more talent and launch its first pilot in partnership with a cancer center and health insurance company.

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Prevention becoming reality: A new approach to supporting patients on the waiting list

DigitalHealth

An integrated care system is using novel technology to identify patients in greatest need, offer them targeted interventions, and ease the strain on NHS resources. By Professor Rowan Pritchard-Jones.

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Northwell, NYC Children's Services, foster agencies team up to help young adults transition from foster care

FierceHealthIT

Northwell Health has teamed up with New York City organizations to launch a new pilot program that aims to improve healthcare services for young adults transitioning out of foster care. | Working with the Administration for Children's Services and the Center for Fair Futures’ coaches, the program will enroll 50 to 100 transition-age adults, pairing them with Northwell’s patient navigation services.

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Ireland’s National Forensic Medical Health Svc Goes Live with TrakCare

DigitalHealth

National Forensic Medical Health Service (NFMHS), has gone live with the industry-leading healthcare information system, InterSystems TrakCare.

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Guide to Business Writing

Everything you need to know about better business writing in one place. This is a complete guide to business writing — from a clear business writing definition to tips on how to hone your business writing skills.

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Joint Commission's new voluntary certification helps hospitals ensure 'responsible' use of patient data

FierceHealthIT

The Joint Commission is launching a voluntary certification program for hospitals and critical access hospitals to demonstrate their responsible use of patient’s health data for non-clinical purpos | The accreditation giant wants its Responsible Use of Health Data Certification program to serve as an objective evaluation of whether a hospital is following best practices around secondary use of data.

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Digital Health Coffee Time Briefing ?

DigitalHealth

This briefing includes a milestone for consultant surgeons at Norfolk and Norwich Uni Hospital and Proximie launching its first Software Development Kit.

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Blue Shield of California discloses data breach, number of members impacted unclear

FierceHealthIT

Data on Blue Shield of California members may have been exposed due to a vulnerability in the MOVEit file transfer platform. | Data on Blue Shield of California members may have been exposed due to a vulnerability in the MOVEit file transfer platform.

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NHS Providers CEO confirmed as keynote for Digital Health Rewired 2024

DigitalHealth

Digital Health has revealed that Sir Julian Hartley, CEO of NHS Providers, is the latest confirmed keynote speaker for Rewired 2024.

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Ambiq’s neuralSPOT HeartKit™ enables Real-Time Heart Monitoring AI Applications

Ambiq®, a leading developer of ultra-low-power semiconductor solutions that deliver a multifold increase in energy efficiency, introduces HeartKit, its latest addition to neuralSPOT. This optimized AI model enables running various real-time heart monitoring applications to help users and their healthcare providers quickly identify any irregular events to take necessary actions.

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New Jersey's RWJUH, nurses' union strike tentative deal to end contentious 4-month strike

FierceHealthIT

New Jersey’s largest academic medical center has reached a tentative agreement with a union representing about 1,700 of its nurses to end a four-month strike. | The labor dispute over pay and staffing held about 1,700 nurses without pay or benefits and drew the attention of top U.S. health policy legislators.

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PCMIS and SilverCloud collaborate for HSE programme

DigitalHealth

The National Digital Mental Health Program for Ireland is being supported by a new collaboration between PCMIS and SilverCloud by Amwell.

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CVS Health rebrands healthcare services business as it plots long-term growth strategy

FierceHealthIT

After spending nearly $20 billion to pick up Signify Health and Oak Street Health this year, CVS rebranded its health services business to "CVS Healthspire" as it plots its long-term growth strateg | After spending nearly $20 billion to pick up Signify Health and Oak Street Health this year, CVS rebranded its health services business to "CVS Healthspire" as it plots its long-term growth strategy.

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CIO Podcast – Episode 64: Teamwork and Leadership with Anna Turman

Healthcare IT Today

For the 65th episode of the CIO podcast hosted by Healthcare IT Today, we are talking about teamwork and leadership with Anna Turman, System VP of Region Health at CommonSpirit Health ! We kick off this episode by debating what should be the top priority of a leader in our current environment. Then we discuss how CIOs can connect their why with stories while using both IT business language and human language.

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The 2023 Behavioral Health Industry Report

This report explores current issues in the behavioral health industry in 2023. Topics covered include quantitative statistics describing the overall increase in behavioral health issues, the impact of psychologist and staff burnout, how HIPAA compliance is once again at the top of our minds & much more!

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Elevance Health's CarelonRx rolling out new digital pharmacy

FierceHealthIT

Elevance Health's pharmacy benefit manager is launching a new digital pharmacy that aims to make it easier for members to track their prescriptions. | CarelonRx Pharmacy will launch on Jan. 1, and members will be able to connect with pharmacists via text, chat or phone around the clock.

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Bain to Buy Guidehouse in $5 Billion Deal

Healthcare IT Today

Consulting Firm Spun Off From PwC in 2018 Bain Capital said it would acquire Guidehouse , a consulting firm that advises government organizations and businesses, in a deal valuing it at $5.3 billion including debt. The firms announced the agreement on Monday. The Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday night that the parties were close to a deal. The move is the latest by private equity firms to scoop up professional services providers as consulting growth in certain areas slows.

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Texas court orders Bright Health into liquidation, blocks claims enforcement

FierceHealthIT

A judge in Travis County, Texas has given permission to the Texas Department of Insurance to seize Bright Health Group’s Texas subsidiary, putting the entity in receivership and liquidation. | A court order out of Texas will stop enforcement of a risk adjustment repayment agreement, though motivations behind the decision are unclear.

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AI Pioneer Rainbird Technologies Names Klick Health as Its Exclusive North American Life Sciences Partner

Digital Health Global

Partnership to supercharge healthcare product commercialization using Rainbird’s next-generation Decision Intelligence platform LONDON & NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Rainbird Technologies and Klick Health today announced an exclusive, new partnership that will bring Rainbird’s proven Decision Intelligence platform to life sciences companies across North America, reinforcing both companies’ success working in highly regulated industries.

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Patient Engagement & Cultural Competence Training Roadmap: A Guide to Reducing Staff Burnout

Speaker: Dr. Mauvareen Beverley, Patient Engagement and Cultural Competence Specialist

If you’re a healthcare provider, chances are you have experienced symptoms of burnout yourself or have colleagues who are currently facing extreme career dissatisfaction. One of the many ways to partially alleviate burnout is active patient engagement. By engaging with patients to understand their needs and preferences, healthcare providers can develop treatments tailored to the individual patient.

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Clover Health will exit the ACO REACH program as it focuses on profitability

FierceHealthIT

Clover Health is leaving the ACO REACH program at the end of the 2023 performance year, the company recently announced. | This will be Clover Health's final year in the ACO Reach program, as the insurer said it no longer sees a path to profitability using the model.

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Digital Health Intelligence Market Analysis

Lloyd Price

In a new series of Digital Health Intelligence Market Analysis, HealthTech Founder and M&A Advisor Lloyd Price examines a range of high potential market segments in the UK, including: 1. Virtual Care – From Hype to Reality 2. Patient Engagement Platforms – Rebuilding Trust in the NHS 3. Population Health – from Reactive Care to Proactive Prevention 4.

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Is Every Company Really A Software Company Now?

LeanIX

It's often said that every company is a software company in the modern market. Let's explore what this means, if it's really true, and how enterprise architecture can enable digital transformation.

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Health systems risk being reduced to their core

Henry Kotula

[link] This week’s graphic features our assessment of the many emerging competitive challenges to traditional health systems. Beyond inflation and high labor costs, health systems are struggling because competitors—ranging from vertically integrated payers to PE-backed physician groups—are effectively stripping away profitable services and moving them to lower-cost care sites.

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How to Battle Layoffs: The Career Star Accelerator Bootcamp

Facing layoffs in your organization? Support your team members' career transition with Career Star Accelerator Bootcamp: Custom Resume & LinkedIn Revamp + 6 Weeks of Career Coaching. Our certified resume writers will create job search-winning resumes and LinkedIn profiles while they work with a career coach to learn unique strategies to stand out, attract the right employers, automate their job search, and land their dream job.

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Move Beyond Just Managing Content – Activate It!

Healthcare IT Today

The following is a guest article by Jeff Lusby, General Manager, Healthcare IT at Quest Diagnostics As healthcare organizations come to terms with value-based care, many are hitting the wall of unstructured clinical and administrative data. Why? Frequently, efforts to digitize content are compartmentalized, when they need to be linked across departments.