Thu.Feb 07, 2019

“Now we can contact any specialist in Kazakhstan any time – and save more lives.”


The quote above came from a Kazakhstan intensive care doctor in a report just released by The World Health Organization (WHO). rural care telemedicine trends telemedicine implementation telehealth benefits of telemedicine

A Call to Healthcare Professionals: Contrary to what you’ve been taught, use social media

Christina's Considerations

Way back in 2005, I began blogging. After a couple of years, I got tired of explaining to my hospital administration and physician friends "what's a blog?" and "why would I want to Twitter?" Since all of the young people. Health Information Technology and Telehealth Healthy Children and Families Hospitals & Health Systems Social Media & mHealth Workplace Health and Wellness

Eyeing healthcare providers, Microsoft updates its messaging platform with interoperable EHR support, messaging features

Mobi Health News

The new features seek to streamline communication between mobile hospital clinicians, as well as boost collaboration with the wider hospital staff.

The secret to making AI work for physicians


If you are a physician or know a physician or have ever visited one, chances are you have probably heard them complain about technology in health care.

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.

The Expectation Gap Between What Patients Want Vs What They Get

Health Populi

Talk to me, patients are demanding in unison.

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BCG Vaccine Shows Promising Signals of T1D Efficacy

Insulin Nation

We spoke with Denise Faustman, MD, Ph.D., Director of Immunobiology Massachusetts General Hospital, and Associate Professor of Medicine Harvard Medical School. The following is a summary of the research that she and her team are working on. Early Islet Trials.

DrChrono gets Meaningful Use Stage 3 certification for its mobile-first EHR

Mobi Health News

DrChrono has announced that its EHR, which runs on the iPad, iPhone, and Apple Watch, has attained ONC certification for Meaningful Use Stage 3. The company believes it is the first to obtain that certification for a mobile-based product

Meet us at HIMSS19! Ranked #1, Phoenix staff will fix your broken IT support.

Phoenix Health Systems

The annual HIMSS conference is highly anticipated to offer intriguing glimpses of transformative technologies and IT approaches that will shape the future of healthcare. This year’s gathering in Orlando promises to do the same. But without innovative corrections of IT-related adversities currently troubling your hospital, advances can be difficult. .

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Lyft expands non-emergency medical transport deals with MA plans, updates platform

Mobi Health News

Along with new deals with BCBS, Humana and Logisticare, the rideshare service is also adding automated calls and other senior-friendly features to its web-based Concierge platform


Telemedicine: Real-Time Trauma and Clinical Care with Global Reach

Today, connecting the patient to the right specialist is largely dependent on the patient’s ability to travel to the physician’s location. The ability to use technology to monitor patients in real-time, share information about their condition and provide treatment remotely, will improve the quality of care and save lives for patients everywhere.

How can healthcare improve care for high-need, high-risk patients? Just ask them


While lots of studies have focused on how to manage high-need, high-cost patients, researchers at Weill Cornell Medicine in New York decided to take a different approach. They asked the patients themselves how doctors and healthcare systems can best meet their needs and, in the process, cut costs

Thailand Board of Investment to help promote medical robotics

Mobi Health News

Under its Thailand 4.0 vision, Thailand plans to leverage on its reputation and excellence in medical services and medical devices and strengthen its position as the regional medical hub


Congressional fallout and agenda

Morning eHealth

Feds hit Greenway Health — PDMP update


Blockchain personal health record company rakes in $3.7M

Mobi Health News

The news coincides with the announcement that Embleema will be joining the Alchemist Blockchain Techstars Accelerator.


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.

Greenway Health to pay $57M to settle claims it falsified EHR certification


Tampa, Florida-based EHR company Greenway Health has agreed to pay $57.25 million to resolve claims it falsely obtained EHR certification and paid users to promote or recommend its product to prospective new customers

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UK product safety marking for no-deal Brexit will not affect healthtech industry

Mobi Health News

UKCA marking will not be used for medical devices


Trinity Health begins major restructuring around its move to standardized billing system


Livonia, Michigan-based Trinity Health announced it is making an immediate long-term change to its patient billing processes by replacing its current EHR and revenue cycle applications with a single common platform and its related applications. It could also impact 1,650 jobs

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Predictive analytics platform KenSci closes $22M Series B funding round

Mobi Health News

The new money will be used to accelerate the company's growth and global expansion.


Community Health Centers: Increase Growth through Care Management + Telehealth

Understand the Growth Potential for Community Health Centers through this Easy-To-Use Care Management Guide. This guide covers Billing, Claims Processing and Payment for CCM, BHI and More!

#FHIR Events at HIMSS

Health Intersections

A couple of FHIR community members asked me about what specific FHIR events are happening at HIMSS 2019. Here’s the list of things I know about: Monday: 10:00 – 11:00 Clinical Informatics In the Age of FHIR: How API-Based Technologies are Transforming Healthcare. 11:00 – 12:00 VA API Market Challenges # 9100, Hall F. Tuesday: 11:00 – 12:00 Argonaut Project Panel Update: Where Now? – HL7 Booth 4849.


Eyeing healthcare providers, Microsoft updates its team coordination platform with interoperable EHR support, messaging features

Mobi Health News

The new features seek to streamline communication between mobile hospital clinicians, as well as boost collaboration with the wider hospital staff.

Humana, Aledade team up to expand value-based care


Humana is teaming with primary care company Aledade to expand access to value-based care for its Medicare Advantage members in three states

Mayo Clinic teams up with Leidos to build accelerator, Save the Children taps EarlySense for pilot program and other digital health deals

Mobi Health News

Also: worked with Ozers and providers from Kaiser Permanente on anxiety and depression platform; MobileSmith Health teams up with Isabel Healthcare on pediatrics app.

HHS' Office for Civil Rights reports $28.7M in payments for record HIPAA enforcement year


The Department of Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights had a record year for settlements from its enforcement of the nation's largest healthcare privacy law.


One MD Executive Peers Forward Towards HIMSS19: A Rapid Acceleration of Tools Capability?

hea!thcare innovation - Clinical IT

Scott Weingarten, M.D., of Premier Inc. and Cedars-Sinai Health, sees health information technology on the verge of major breakthroughs in usability and capabilities, as HIMSS19 kicks off in Orlando

Pennsylvania AG sues UPMC, aiming to push healthcare giant into new deal with Highmark


Pennsylvania’s attorney general has filed suit against healthcare giant UPMC, questioning whether it has hewed to the state’s charity laws as its breakup with Highmark looms.


Winter 2019: Healthcare Updates To Know

Advanced Medical Reviews

To help keep you aware of substantial updates happening in healthcare, we’ve rounded up the most recent industry updates concerning new laws, initiatives, pilot programs and more across the country. FDA Approves New Opioid to Help Manage Acute Pain With High Regulations.

Further Education: 12 Certificates for Enterprise Architects


Higher learning to solidify your expertise. At a glance: AWS Certified Solution Architect. EC Council Certified Network Defense Architect (CNDA). CISSP Information Systems Security Architecture Professional (CISSP-ISSAP). The Open Group Certified Architect (Open CA).


Health Systems, Vendors Innovate With a Focus on Opioid Crisis

hea!thcare innovation - Clinical IT

NewYork-Presbyterian works with Splunk to create alerting platform to prevent diversion of controlled substances