Wed.Feb 06, 2019

Health in 2040: 10 archetypes that could define the future of health

Lloyd Price

Twenty years from now, we predict that the health care system we know today will look completely different. We are already beginning to see the early stages of this transformation.

Real world examples of Robot-Human synergy in Healthcare

Lloyd Price

Thanks to dystopian books and movies, the world’s robotized future appears both fascinating and terrifying.

Telemedicine Workflow: Six Questions You Have to Answer to Succeed

The Arizona Telemedicine Program Blog

When implementing a telemedicine program, you should create a new workflow. It’s easier to adapt a current workflow into the technology than to create a new productivity model. Your daily processes will need some changes but not entirely, and this can be to your advantage.

Meditation, sleep app maker Calm secures $88M, announces unicorn valuation

Mobi Health News

The new backing is led by TPG Growth, and brings Calm’s total funding to $116 million

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New AI policy push

Morning eHealth

Cerner, VA and DOD rumbling along — Amazon-Berkshire-JPM legal battle continues, plus more biz

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To bring healthcare to Silicon Valley, you have to bring Silicon Valley to healthcare

Mobi Health News

Stanford VP of software Aditya Bhasin will discuss his hospital's journey at HIMSS 19

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In conversation with futurist, author and researcher Koen Kas: “The future of healthcare is about changing behaviour”

Mobi Health News

Kas will be speaking at HIMSS Liège and the HIMSS & Health 2.0 European conference later this year

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Enterprise Analytics with Perficient, MicroStrategy & Microsoft

Perficient

MicroStrategy 2019 officially kicked off this week with some major announcements. Several of these offer new and exciting opportunities for enterprises to leverage business intelligence and analytics in truly transformative ways. Kicking things off on Tuesday, Perficient was proud to be named MicroStrategy’s 2019 North America Partner of the Year. The award recognizes our team’s deep, long-term expertise in delivering end-to-end business intelligence (BI) solutions.

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Big Health follows up Sleepio with Daylight, an app for anxiety

Mobi Health News

Like its predecessor, the app combines artistic presentation with proven cognitive behavioral therapy strategies

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MicroStrategy World: AI Best Practices and Real-World Examples

Perficient

Christine Livingston, Chief Strategy for AI at Perficient spoke on AI best practices and gave some real world examples on how it would work. Where are analytics heading?

FDA's new draft guidance could hinder applications for digital combination products

Mobi Health News

Released yesterday, the document outlines FDA's preference toward single applications for combination products

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Executive Spotlight—CEO Farzad Mostashari says Aledade supports the doctors ‘doing God’s work’

FierceHealthIT

After spending a chunk of his career creating policy in Washington, D.C., Farzad Mostashari is now running Aledade, the company he co-founded in 2014 to help independent physician practices transition to value-based models

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Current Health lands FDA clearance for its remote patient monitoring solution

Mobi Health News

The Scottish start-up also announced that it was now working with Mount Sinai Brooklyn

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Hospitals are signing on to use Alexa-type devices to access patient data

Lloyd Price

Getting personal medical data from a disembodied electronic voice might seem like science fiction but is rapidly turning into reality as hospitals turn to devices like Amazon’s Alexa.

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Omron's HeartGuide gets first rollout as part of PhysIQ's remote monitoring platform

Mobi Health News

The integration will be used to enable remote monitoring of at-risk patients that have recently been discharged after heart failure or a heart attack.

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Low reimbursement rates from private payers to mental health providers may curb patient access

FierceHealthIT

Reimbursement rates from commercial insurers to mental healthcare providers may hinder patient access to such care, according to a new study.

Telemedicine adoption inconsistent across Latin American countries

Mobi Health News

According to new research article published in Health Affairs Global Policy, 65 percent of hospitals in Chile have adopted the technology compared to only 25 percent in Colombia

HIStalk Interviews Terry Edwards, CEO, PerfectServe

HIStalk Interviews

Terry Edwards is founder, president, and CEO of PerfectServe of Knoxville, TN. Tell me about yourself and the company. I started PerfectServe in the late 1990s after spending a few years in a technology company called Voice-Tel, which was one of the early pioneers in interactive voice messaging. At that company, I saw the need to improve communications in healthcare and later started PerfectServe.

Kaia Health unveils a feasibility study to explore a digital COPD treatment for Japan’s ageing population

Mobi Health News

Digital therapeutics company Kaia Health has unveiled a feasibility study to examine the impact of its digital therapeutic treatment of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) on Japan’s ageing population. This follows a German pilot study which successfully decreased symptoms

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Trends in Cable, Satellite, and Telecom: A Look Back—and Ahead

Perficient

Every day, we sit at our computers and read the constant flow of headlines that cross the wires. In our meetings, we hear about our competitors, from what they are working on to how they are getting it done. It is these stories that drive organizations to innovate and perform better. It is these conversations that create change, build great customer experiences, and forge lasting relationships.

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mHealth Guide to HIMSS19

mHealth Insight

Next week (11-15 February 2019) in Orlando (USA) 45,000 delegates will attend the world’s biggest Healthcare IT Conference and Exhibition and we’ll be there for meetings and to learn about and share mHealth innovations with readers of the mHealth Insight blog.

Trends in Utilities: A Look Back—and Ahead

Perficient

Every day, we sit at our computers and read the constant flow of headlines that cross the wires. In our meetings, we hear about our competitors, from what they are working on to how they are getting it done. It is these stories that drive organizations to innovate and perform better. It is these conversations that create change, build great customer experiences, and forge lasting relationships.

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Humana expects more than 700K will drop out of Part D plans as market competition heats up 

FierceHealthIT

Humana is expected to bleed a significant number of members from its Part D plans, as greater competition has chipped away at the company’s market share

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Trends in Consumer Goods: A Look Back—and Ahead

Perficient

Every day, we sit at our computers and read the constant flow of headlines that cross the wires. In our meetings, we hear about our competitors, from what they are working on to how they are getting it done. It is these stories that drive organizations to innovate and perform better. It is these conversations that create change, build great customer experiences, and forge lasting relationships.

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Tips for Getting Through a Difficult Time

Christina's Considerations

It isn't uncommon for people to make supportive and encouraging comments to me after hearing bits of my GBS story. I suppose it is partly because I am an optimist, but I explain that I truly am fortunate. I didn't. Healthy Children and Families Hospitals & Health Systems The Patient Experience

Trump calls for funding for HIV prevention, childhood cancer at State of the Union

FierceHealthIT

While President Donald Trump spent far more time talking about hot-button issues like immigration and border security, he gave healthcare a few nods during his State of the Union address on Tuesday evening. Among topics like drug pricing and childhood cancer, Trump announced a new public health initiative aimed at bringing an end to the HIV epidemic in the U.S.

KLAS: Small practices want more usable EHRs, not more bells and whistles

Healthcare Guys

As the industry moves beyond mere EHR adoption and meaningful use, small practices of 10 physicians or fewer told researchers that they want their EMRs to do more than just meet regulatory requirements, a new KLAS report on small physician practices finds.

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Cerner misses earnings and revenue expectations despite an increase in bookings

FierceHealthIT

Despite boosts from a VA contract and near-record bookings in the fourth quarter, Cerner's earnings took a dip last year. CEO Brent Shafer said plans are underway to increase profitability

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Lung Management Products Market Forecast, Trend Analysis & Competition Tracking-Global Market Insights 2018 to 2028

Healthcare Guys

Lung Management Products Market Forecast, Trend Analysis & Competition Tracking-Global Market Insights 2018 to 2028. Published : Ongoing. Ask an analyst. Lung management products are required for patients dealing with severe conditions such as asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis and lung cancers. Lung management products are also used as a home-based care to exercise lungs and keep them healthy for a longer run.

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Payer Roundup—Idaho Supreme Court rejects challenge to state’s Medicaid expansion 

FierceHealthIT

The Idaho Supreme Court has rejected a legal challenge aiming to block the state's voter-mandated Medicaid expansion, plus more payer headlines

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Nerve Ablation Devices Market Comprehensive Analysis of World Markets & Trade, 2028

Healthcare Guys

Nerve Ablation Devices Market Comprehensive Analysis of World Markets & Trade, 2028

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