Thu.Jan 07, 2021

Mercom: Telemedicine investments led 2020's $14.8B in digital health fundraising

Mobi Health News

While equity investments in telemedicine rose 139% to $4.3 billion, other areas like data analytics and mobile health apps also earned strong support from investors

Trends To Look For In 2021

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Best Buy Health VP talks what's next for senior tech in 2021

Mobi Health News

Sarah Jones, VP for commercial product at Best Buy Health, discusses what to expect in 2021 and why payment models need to evolve.

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'Sleeping giant' of telehealth awoke in 2020, and here's who rose to the challenge

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

It's no secret, at this point, that telehealth rates exploded in response to the COVID-19 crisis. But a KLAS report published this week found that, while some telehealth technology vendors rose to the occasion, others have struggled to deliver.

Why Is Patient Engagement Important? | Frontline Group

There are 5 critical opportunities to unlock the full power of patient engagement, which can improve your patient retention, as well as improving their health outcomes. In this eBook you will learn about: What Is Patient Engagement? How Does Patient Engagement Improve Outcomes? Why Is It Important to Include Patients in Their Care? What Are Patient Engagement Tools? What is Patient Engagement technology? Download Now this informational resource and start using a patient engagement platform to give yourself as a Provider higher satisfaction scores.

Online alcohol treatment program Monument raises $10.3 million

Mobi Health News

Since its launch, more than 12,000 members have joined the online alcohol treatment community.

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Amazon reportedly building bedside sleep apnea monitor, Clover finalizes its SPAC merger and more digital health news briefs

Mobi Health News

Also: Papa expands its services to all 50 states. Guided audio walks may be coming to Apple Watch

Cedar Gate Technologies Acquires Enli Health Intelligence

Healthcare IT Today

Cedar Gate Technologies (Cedar Gate), a leading value-based care performance management company, today announced its acquisition of Enli Health Intelligence (Enli), a market leader in population health management technology solutions.

How COVID-19 is changing the way HR professionals think about employee benefits

FierceHealthIT

How COVID-19 is changing the way HR professionals think about employee benefits. pminemyer. Thu, 01/07/2021 - 14:29

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Peeking Ahead to 2021, Healthcare Leaders Moving to Cloud Find More Value and Less Risk

Healthcare IT Today

The following is a guest article by Heather Haugen, PhD from Atos. The healthcare industry has been hesitant to adopt cloud solutions- asking tough questions about return on investment, security, and data governance. As we peek ahead to 2021, we are seeing significant momentum and interest in cloud.

The Top 5 Challenges You’ll Face When Scaling Telehealth Services Nationally

If you’re thinking about expanding your telehealth services to more states, whether it’s five or 50, we’ve outlined the top five obstacles you’ll need to plan for, to ensure you’re delivering an exceptional brand and clinical experience.

HHS finalizes rule that mandates exhaustive review of older regulations

FierceHealthIT

HHS finalizes rule that mandates exhaustive review of older regulations. rking. Thu, 01/07/2021 - 20:14

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Athenahealth's VP predicts more value-based care, investor interest and an evening out of telehealth in 2021

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

When will primary care docs get the COVID-19 vaccine? Many still in the dark

FierceHealthIT

When will primary care docs get the COVID-19 vaccine? Many still in the dark. hlandi. Thu, 01/07/2021 - 12:25

TigerConnect Acquires Critical Alert, Ends 2020 with Second Major Acquisition

Healthcare IT Today

TigerConnect®, healthcare’s most advanced, reliable, and widely adopted care team collaboration solution, today announced the acquisition of Critical Alert®, a leading provider of enterprise-grade middleware for hospitals and health systems.

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.

AHA presses for changes to COVID-19 vaccine rollout and for HHS to take larger role

FierceHealthIT

AHA presses for changes to COVID-19 vaccine rollout and for HHS to take larger role. rking. Thu, 01/07/2021 - 11:57

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Review of Latest Customer Trends in EA and Cloud Native

LeanIX

In the world of enterprise architecture, there needs to be a clear understanding of what the customer requires to get a competitive edge. Podcast Industry

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ACA's coverage gains decreased income inequality: study

FierceHealthIT

ACA's coverage gains decreased income inequality: study. pminemyer. Thu, 01/07/2021 - 11:50

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Law Enforcement Trends Related to Opioid Prescription

HealthStream

Because state and federal level actions have been fragmented and often lack strong coordination, physicians and healthcare system officials must understand the full picture that combines overall addiction-rise statistics with current and potential enforcement actions

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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.

Christian Richter: Staying Current with Enterprise Architecture Trends

LeanIX

In the world of enterprise architecture, there needs to be a clear understanding of what the customer requires to get a competitive edge. Podcast Industry

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Chutes & Ladders—CVS names first chief customer officer; Cigna's Evernorth gets COO

FierceHealthIT

Chutes & Ladders—CVS names first chief customer officer; Cigna's Evernorth gets COO. treed. Thu, 01/07/2021 - 16:31

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Implementing Custom Play/Pause Button for Embedded YouTube Videos Using IFrame Player API

Perficient

Recently, I worked on one bug where GTM tracking was breaking for an embedded YouTube video with a custom play button. On click of the play button, the video was playing perfectly fine, but it was not getting tracked by GTM.

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The Organic Evolution of Global Delivery

Perficient

In the pre-pandemic era, some of the stigmas of a global delivery model for projects included fears that getting a hold of your team on-demand is necessary to get work moving faster, spending time together physically to understand and communicate better is key with a culturally diverse group; you get what you pay for, and so on.

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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.

Interview: Gary Johnson on How COVID-19 Can Power the Electric Vehicle Market

Perficient

I recently interviewed Gary Johnson, a delivery director at Perficient who has worked with various automotive brands. In our conversation, Gary shared how the automotive industry is faring during the pandemic. He gives a big nod to electric vehicles (EVs).

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