Tue.Sep 07, 2021

Genetic testing company Invitae snaps up digital health record company Ciitizen for $325M

Mobi Health News

Invitae said the acquisition will provide patients with a centralized hub for their genomic and clinical data

A Nutrition Label for Health IT

Health Populi

“Shouldn’t we, as a society, demand a nutrition label on our algorithms?” ” asked Dr. John Halamka. Dr. Halamka, President of the Mayo Clinic Platform, was speaking at the HIMSS 2021 annual conference on the meeting’s digital channel.


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Deloitte's Gebreyes: 'Health equity is a moral imperative that requires a business solution'

Mobi Health News

Kulleni Gebreyes, director of Deloitte’s Health Equity Institute, talks about how business and health organizations can help tackle health disparities.


HHS Lowers Cost-Sharing Reduction Limits for 2022

ACA Times

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) recently made available an FAQ specifying the cost-sharing reduction limits (CSR) for the 2022 tax year.


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.

Cityblock rakes in $400M for platform focused on Medicaid and low-income populations and other digital health fundings

Mobi Health News

Also: Solv wraps up a $45 million Series C funding round, and Singapore-based Homage secures $30 million

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Decentralized clinical trial firm Medable picks chief strategy officer and other digital health hires

Mobi Health News

Also: bink health names Elizabeth Mora and Naomi Kelman to its board of directors, and Mandana Varahrami will join CipherHealth.

Managing Client Messages


You can send messages to your clients within Clocktree that are secure and HIPAA compliant. To do that, click the Send Message button at the top of your client’s profile. When a client responds to your message, you will receive an alert and a red message icon will appear next to the client’s name under your Clients tab. You can click that to view and respond to the message. If no response is needed, you can click the red Close button at the bottom of the message.


#HIMSS21 Revisited – Healthcare IT Today Podcast Episode 70

Healthcare IT Today

For the 70th episode of the Healthcare IT Podcast, we’re talking about the recent HIMSS 2021 conference in Las Vegas. We look back at the HIMSS conference to share our highlights and experience at the conference. We talk about what topics and technologies stood out.

Majority of healthcare orgs conducting less than 20% of visits virtually

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

A new report from KLAS and the Center for Connected Medicine found that a majority of organizations surveyed were conducting less than 20% of their visits virtually in May and June of this year.

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.

Authenticity in Healthcare Communication – #HITsm Chat Topic

Healthcare IT Today

We’re excited to share the topic and questions for this week’s #HITsm chat happening Friday, 9/10 at Noon ET (9 AM PT). This week’s chat will be hosted by Christina Vanvuren (@xtinavanvuren) on the topic “Authenticity in Healthcare Communication.”

How telepsychiatry is helping chip away at the mental health crisis

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

It is no secret that the United States is experiencing a mental health crisis due to aggravated conditions from the pandemic exacerbated by of a shortage of mental health professionals, especially psychiatrists.

Best Practices for Launching a Virtual Health Program


A guide to the best practices for launching a virtual health program is needed more now than ever before. Just about every week you’ll hear the story of a new virtual care adopter who’s launched a groundbreaking program or there’s a new webinar or panel discussion unpacking its many virtues.

Healthcare Security with Leon Lerman, CEO of Cynerio

Healthcare IT Today

Healthcare is filled with cybersecurity risks. While we’ve dealt with network security risks and software vulnerability risks for a long time, we’re also starting to learn how to protect ourselves against the human risk of our employees falling for a phishing attack.

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.

Judge rules 'neigh' on using ivermectin for COVID-19, reversing earlier court decision

Fierce Healthcare

Judge rules 'neigh' on using ivermectin for COVID-19, reversing earlier court decision. dmuoio. Tue, 09/07/2021 - 12:37


There’s More to Participatory Medicine than Doctors and Patients

Society for Participatory Medicine

Throughout the history of the Society for Participatory Medicine (SPM), the discussions have focused on two groups of participants. The first is the patient and caregivers.

Most doctors get limited education on eating disorders. This online training helps fill the gap

Fierce Healthcare

Most doctors get limited education on eating disorders. This online training helps fill the gap. agliadkovskaya. Tue, 09/07/2021 - 10:24


COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate: How to Mitigate & Prevent Hesitation


If so, use these helpful tips to communicate expectations, benefits, and next steps internally while managing your organization’s reputation. Managing the Mandate Every state and health system are going to have people that oppose a COVID-19 vaccine mandate.


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.

AMA releases more than 400 CPT code changes for 2022 to align with new tech services

Fierce Healthcare

AMA releases more than 400 CPT code changes for 2022 to align with new tech services. hlandi. Tue, 09/07/2021 - 11:49


Tips to Improve Underperforming Provider Directories


Provider directories are a main source of overall page traffic, accounting for 20% of inbound traffic and 25% of overall page views. If your Find-a-doctor functionality isn’t easy to search, engaging and focused on conversions, you are missing a big opportunity.


Healthcare bankruptcies at all-time low, new report finds

Fierce Healthcare

Healthcare bankruptcies at all-time low, new report finds. agliadkovskaya. Tue, 09/07/2021 - 10:32


Seven Tips for a Successful ERP Implementation

Optimum Healthcare IT

Focusing on these seven tips for a successful ERP implementation is a great way to positively impact thousands across your healthcare system. The post Seven Tips for a Successful ERP Implementation appeared first on Optimum Healthcare IT. ERP Enterprise Resource Planning Implementation

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.

Cityblock Health raises another mega-round of cash, boosting valuation to $5.7B

Fierce Healthcare

Cityblock Health raises another mega-round of cash, boosting valuation to $5.7B. hlandi. Tue, 09/07/2021 - 15:25


HIStalk Interviews Stephen Hau, CEO, Newfire Global Partners


Stephen Hau, MS is chairman and CEO of Newfire Global. Interviews


Azalea Health picks up dashboardMD to bolster its EHR platform's analytics offerings

Fierce Healthcare

Azalea Health picks up dashboardMD to bolster its EHR platform's analytics offerings. dmuoio. Tue, 09/07/2021 - 15:11

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Using a framework to reach your vision or goal


Using a framework to reach your vision or goal. The Ideal Consultant defined by the picture-frame strategy. A common framework for achieving a goal or vision is the picture-frame. In my first two blogs, we looked at two different examples of being an “Ideal” consultant.


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.

Clover Health to integrate Assistant tool into athenahealth electronic medical record

Fierce Healthcare

Clover Health to integrate Assistant tool into athenahealth electronic medical record. pminemyer. Tue, 09/07/2021 - 14:26


An Introduction to Salesforce B2B Commerce


While everyone knows that companies were moving at a rapid pace to enable commerce solutions in recent years, no one could have expected the dramatic impact the global pandemic has had on businesses in the last 18 months.


[Podcast] What if Your Personal and Professional Brand Could be the Same? An Interview with Kelsey Flora.


In this episode, Kim talks with Kelsey Flora, former Director of Marketing and Engagement at National Geographic, about how to turn your biggest brand asset – your team members – into your biggest brand ambassadors by sharing work-related content on social media. Listen Now.