Wed.Sep 22, 2021

Apple looks to digital biomarkers for features detecting depression, cognitive decline

Mobi Health News

The Wall Street Journal reports that the work on the feature could be born out of collaborations with UCLA and Biogen.

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Court Case Challenges ACA’s Free Preventative Care

ACA Times

In the series of legal challenges against the ACA, the latest is an attack on free preventative care and it just may undermine significant advancements made to the U.S. healthcare system. The plaintiffs in the court case Kelley v.

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Welldoc's Bluestar lands FDA clearance for expanded insulin dosing support

Mobi Health News

The new clearance expands its insulin dosing support to bolus and premixed insulin titration for Type 2 diabetes

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Taming the Wild Animal that is Healthcare Data

Healthcare IT Today

Creating healthcare data is easy. Wrangling it so that it is sharable, useable, and valuable is challenging. In fact, it may be the one thing that prevents healthcare organizations from utilizing advanced technologies like AI, machine learning, and predictive analytics.

How You Can Win the Fight for Workers Against the Odds

In the world of behavioral and home health, where staff turnover is already high, businesses need to do 3 things especially well to win. Download the guide to discover how to attract reliable candidates to grow your business.

Paige receives FDA De Novo clearance for AI to detect prostate cancer

Mobi Health News

Paige Prostate analyzes digitized biopsy slides and identifies areas that could be cancerous for the pathologist to review further

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Pager raises $70M for care coordination; Nomad scores $63M and more digital health fundings

Mobi Health News

Also: NOCD scooped up $33 million for digital OCD treatment, and NEX raised $25 million for its interactive fitness and motion entertainment tech

Pager raises $70M to scale its turnkey care coordination platform

Fierce Healthcare

Pager raises $70M to scale its turnkey care coordination platform. dmuoio. Wed, 09/22/2021 - 14:47

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Unite Us Acquires NowPow to Address Health and Social Needs Nationwide

Healthcare IT Today

The combination of NowPow’s personalized, evidence-based referral platform with Unite Us’ end-to-end social care solutions brings together two market favorites to further deepen community-based partnerships and accelerate health improvements nationwide.

These are the top 10 socially responsible hospitals in the U.S.: report

Fierce Healthcare

These are the top 10 socially responsible hospitals in the U.S.: report. agliadkovskaya. Wed, 09/22/2021 - 19:44

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Your Team's Pragmatic Guide to Security

Speaker: Naresh Soni, CTO, Tsunami XR

The pandemic has led to new data vulnerabilities, and therefore new cybersecurity threats. As technology leaders, it's time to rethink some of your product security strategies. Whether you need to rework your security architecture, improve performance, and/or deal with new threats, this webinar has you covered.

eVisit Webinar Featuring Forrester Designed to Help Healthcare Leaders Pivot to Long-Term Virtual Care Strategies

eVisit

According to The Forrester Wave™: Virtual Care Platforms for Digital Health Q1, 2021 Report, Virtual Care has become a core component of consumer-clinician engagement.

Trilliant Health rolls out predictive analytics tool to forecast healthcare demand down to local level

Fierce Healthcare

Trilliant Health rolls out predictive analytics tool to forecast healthcare demand down to local level. hlandi. Wed, 09/22/2021 - 08:10

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Alpha Medical Announces New Funding of $24M to Further its Leadership in Women’s Health

Healthcare IT Today

Women’s Telehealth Company Revolutionizing Healthcare Experience with Accessible Technology For All Women, Especially Those in Primary Care Deserts Alpha Medical announces completing a $24 million oversubscribed series B round to help seal its leadership position in women’s virtual primary care.

Staffing shortages force long-term care facilities to limit admissions, hire agency workers

Fierce Healthcare

Staffing shortages force long-term care facilities to limit admissions, hire agency workers. dmuoio. Wed, 09/22/2021 - 12:23

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Product Transformation: Adapting Your Solutions for Cloud Models

Speaker: Ahmad Jubran, Cloud Product Innovation Consultant

In order to maintain a competitive advantage, CTOs and product managers are shifting their products to the cloud. Many do this by simply replicating their current architectures in the cloud. Those previous architectures, which were optimized for transactional systems, aren't well-suited for the new age of AI. Whether you're a seasoned CTO or an industry trailblazer, this webinar will help make your product ready to meet the competition by adopting an architecture that is optimized for AI innovation. Join Ahmad Jubran, Cloud Product Innovation Consultant, and learn how to adapt your solutions for cloud models the right way.

The Importance of Testing Technology

Optimum Healthcare IT

Don't underestimate the importance of testing technology. Testing is essential for every aspect of your technology implementations. The post The Importance of Testing Technology appeared first on Optimum Healthcare IT. Training and Activation EHR Implementation Epic

Senate Dems try to mend fences over drug price reform divide as moderates seek slimmed-down proposal

Fierce Healthcare

Senate Dems try to mend fences over drug price reform divide as moderates seek slimmed-down proposal. rking. Wed, 09/22/2021 - 14:39

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Informed Solutions recognised as a great inspiration

Digital Leaders HealthTech

Manchester Wednesday 1 July 2020: Informed Solutions has received national recognition for its response to the Coronavirus pandemic by being named as one of the faces of the UK government’s “GREAT Inspirations” campaign launched today.

OIG calls for more oversight as MA insurers bank $9.2B on the back of chart reviews, risk assessments

Fierce Healthcare

OIG calls for more oversight as MA insurers bank $9.2B on the back of chart reviews, risk assessments. pminemyer. Wed, 09/22/2021 - 16:54

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Frontline Call Center Partners with VBurchett Consulting to Improve Patients' Experiences

Frontline Call Center and VBurchett Consulting are joining forces in modern patient care with a new patient engagement center that utilizes telemedicine.

Healthcare Patient Experience: Why Digital Can Only Take Your Healthcare Organization So Far

Perficient

In the first blog article of this series I wrote about my own recent healthcare journey. After undergoing lifesaving lung surgery, there I was: in a hospital bed, grateful to be alive and recently off my ventilator — shades of the film “Alien” if you’ve never had the pleasure.

HRSA intends to fine 6 drugmakers over 340B contract pharmacy violations

Fierce Healthcare

HRSA intends to fine 6 drugmakers over 340B contract pharmacy violations. rking. Wed, 09/22/2021 - 17:21

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Perficient and Adobe Insights on Manufacturing from Experience Makers Live

Perficient

Earlier this month, Perficient was joined by Adobe at Experience Makers Live for an Ask the Experts session focused on manufacturing.

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Blue Shield of California, Venus Williams team to tackle bias in healthcare

Fierce Healthcare

Blue Shield of California, Venus Williams team to tackle bias in healthcare. pminemyer. Wed, 09/22/2021 - 13:28

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Improve Onboarding with User-Centered Design

Speaker: Dr. Kate Wolin, Founder, Circea

In the age of social distancing, digital onboarding is becoming essential to any program. This is especially true for medical practices, where the threat of the pandemic is the most real. As consultations are being digitized, so are the process in which new patients are processed and appointments are being scheduled. Practices with compelling onboarding experiences are the ones who will ultimately succeed in the pandemic area and beyond. Join Dr. Kate Wolin, founder of Circea, for an overview of behavioral science and the evidence-based strategies that can be used to support patient engagement. She will also review how a patient-centered design strategy can be used to evaluate and refine onboarding processes.

HL7 Australia Webinar: Smart Health Cards

Health Intersections

SMART HEALTH CARE CARDS WEBINAR – 5 OCTOBER 2021 Register Here: [link]. The Board of HL7 Australia invites you to join a free Webinar on Tuesday 5 October 2021 at 09:00 AEDT to hear from key thinkers and implementors of SMART Health Cards and FHIR resources.

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Humana: Former exec was fired after sending suggestive text messages to subordinate

Fierce Healthcare

Humana: Former exec was fired after sending suggestive text messages to subordinate. pminemyer. Wed, 09/22/2021 - 11:15

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A Negative Outlook for US Hospital Margins Through 2021

Health Populi

In the fourth quarter of 2021, U.S. hospital margins will still be lower than before the COVID-19 pandemic, Kaufman, Hall & Associates project in their latest read on hospital finances.

Mocking in test-driven development (TDD) with Java’s EasyMock

Perficient

In this article, we’ll explore the test-driven development practice of mocking. No, this won’t entail calling your developer teammates silly names! Specifically, we’ll use Java’s EasyMock package to get a sense of the functionality that a typical mocking library provides.

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Primary Care Is Dead. Long Live Primary Care!

The primary care system is failing patients and providers. Capacity shortages have led to long wait times and physician burnout. To fix the system, we must find innovative ways to boost capacity and meet patient-consumers’ shifting expectations.

An abstract take on the dependency injection pattern

Perficient

This article will take a relatively abstract look at the structural programming pattern that is called dependency injection or inversion of control.

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Utilizing Static Analysis Testing for Infrastructure as Code

Perficient

For those in the quality assurance (QA) field, one of today’s most complex challenges is testing infrastructure as code (IaC). As a result, IaC deployments are not always tested correctly, or sometimes not at all, leading to multiple issues for many organizations.

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Driving Innovation with Cloud at G2I 2021

Perficient

Perficient is partnering with Google to support next Tuesday’s Gateway to Innovation conference in St. Louis as a Gold+ Sponsor.

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