Fri.Jun 18, 2021

One in Two Americans with Work-Based Insurance Worries That Healthcare Costs Could Lead to Bankruptcy

Health Populi

One in two people in the U.S. with employer-sponsored health insurance worry that a major health event in their household could lead to bankruptcy, according to research gathered by West Health and Gallup in Business Speaks: The Future of Employer-Sponsored Insurance.

Streamlining Vaccine Workflows In EHRs: Implementing Key Practices

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. By Paul Brient, chief product officer, athenahealth. On December 14, 2020, less than one year after COVID-19 sent our nation into lockdown and a period of uncertainty, the U.S.

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These Common Mistakes Can Result in ACA Penalties

ACA Times

3 min read. ACA compliance can be time-consuming and complex. There is a myriad of issues that can arise during the course of the year that can make employers’ annual IRS filings more difficult than necessary.


Most health apps have the ability to collect and share patient data, study finds

Mobi Health News

While mHealth apps collect and share user data less often than other types of apps, researchers say these apps have serious privacy problems.

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.

CIOs tackle barriers to innovation, telehealth integration, analytics and more

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

Structural, non-technical barriers to innovation are a big reason why technical innovation is so challenging. The need to quickly integrate telemedicine, and an opportunity for a better patient care model, caused a digital transformation roadmap to get accelerated.

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emocha Closes $6.2M Series A Funding Round Led by Claritas Health Ventures

Healthcare IT Today

emocha Health, a digital health company which radically improves medication adherence amongst patients with chronic and infectious diseases, today announced the closing of a $6.2 million Series A funding round. The financing, which was oversubscribed by investors, was led by Claritas Health Ventures.

HIMSSCast: State of Healthcare recap and Future of Healthcare preview

Mobi Health News

HIMSS editors talk about what they heard at the State of Healthcare online event, and HIMSS CEO Hal Wolf drops by for a preview of the sequel, the Future of Healthcare event at HIMSS 21


BehaVR: The Modernization of Maternal Health Using Virtual Reality

Healthcare IT Today

Most of us have only ever used a virtual reality headset for entertainment. Which – don’t get me wrong – is very cool. But there is so much more to be learned and gained from VR technology.

AmalgamRx's insulin titration algorithm has green light in EU

Mobi Health News

The company also announced a commercialization deal with Novo Nordisk.


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.

Curing Common HIPAA & EHR Spelling Headaches

Healthcare IT Today

(Fun Friday’s HIPAA vs. HIPPA chart reminded me of an oldie-but-goodie article I wrote years ago to help you always spell HIPAA correctly. And I hate it when I type EHR to abbreviate Electronic Health Records and it always autocorrects to HER, which I have also seen in published articles and even federal documents. I […]. Healthcare IT HIPAA HIPPA Mike Semel Semel Consulting


Ascom Australia brings hospital solutions to South Australia

Mobi Health News

Its partner Ikonix Technology is representing its suite of technology products for healthcare systems in the region


Hims & Hers going global; AHA calls out Express Scripts over 340B claims policy

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

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Roundup: COVID-19 passport system launched in Hong Kong, Tata Digital to acquire Indian digital health firm and more briefs

Mobi Health News

Also, a study using autonomous AI to tackle diabetic eye disease will be launched in Bangladesh

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.

With ACA safe, Biden administration putting focus on health disparities


With ACA safe, Biden administration putting focus on health disparities. pminemyer. Fri, 06/18/2021 - 13:01


Roundup: Future4Care launches in Paris, Imperial College Healthcare NHST trust and Luscii partner and more briefs

Mobi Health News

Also, Wellmind Health rated the highest scoring apps for depression and pain by ORCHA


23andMe rises in stock market debut after Branson-backed merger


23andMe rises in stock market debut after Branson-backed merger. hlandi. Fri, 06/18/2021 - 14:50


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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.

J.D. Power: Medicare Advantage plans still struggle with member engagement


Power: Medicare Advantage plans still struggle with member engagement. pminemyer. Fri, 06/18/2021 - 14:53

Inspiring and Celebrating Career Growth for Everyone at Perficient


At Perficient, we treasure talent, embrace effort, and reward results. We are a company full of diverse and immensely capable colleagues, and supporting the professional development of every Perficient colleague is critical to our success. “We’re

Ochsner Health will pick up 7 more hospitals with new Rush Health Systems merger


Ochsner Health will pick up 7 more hospitals with new Rush Health Systems merger. dmuoio. Fri, 06/18/2021 - 13:37


Adopting a Risk-Based Strategy for Data


Ransomware attacks have been in the news lately, possibly because of the 225% increase in total losses from ransomware in the United States alone in 2020.


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.

Strive Health teams with portable dialysis machine maker Outset Medical for home-based services


Strive Health teams with portable dialysis machine maker Outset Medical for home-based services. hlandi. Fri, 06/18/2021 - 13:03


Experts see robust participation for ACA exchanges after SCOTUS win, temporary boost to subsidies


Experts see robust participation for ACA exchanges after SCOTUS win, temporary boost to subsidies. rking. Fri, 06/18/2021 - 12:05


Industry Voices—Why drug companies should stop meddling in the 340B program


Industry Voices—Why drug companies should stop meddling in the 340B program. pminemyer. Fri, 06/18/2021 - 09:34