Fri.Jan 08, 2021

Contributed: Virtual-first care is here to stay, but can it fix healthcare?

Mobi Health News

Former Propeller Health COO and CCO Chris Hogg discusses the recent embrace of virtual care technologies and how overcoming geographic limitations could lead to a shakeup among incumbent organizations resistant to change

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“The virus is the boss” — U.S. lives and livelihoods at the beginning of 2021

Health Populi

“The virus is the boss,” Austan Goolsbee, former Chair of the Council of Economic Advisers under President Obama, told Stephanie Ruhle this morning on MSNBC. Goolsbee and Jason Furman, former Chair of Obama’s Council of Economic Advisers, tag-teamed the U.S.

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Dutch health insurer Zilveren Kruis partners with eye care startup

Mobi Health News

easee's online eye test is the world's first CE certified online eye test

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4 Ways Technology Has Helped The Healthcare Industry

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. There’s no doubt that technology has really improved people’s lives.

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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.

MobiHealthNews' predictions for 2021: Price transparency tools will be a game changer, telemedicine use will even out

Mobi Health News

2021 will see more digital health companies move to the public market and a continued interest in the mental health space.

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Egypt’s Nawah Scientific raises additional $1M pre-series A

Mobi Health News

The Cairo-based health tech startup’s founder revealed plans for the company’s expansion, with “an aggressive plan to cover MENA and Africa in the foreseeable future

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Telehealth Isn’t For Everybody: How Clinical AI Can Triage Patients

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. By Dr. John Showalter, MD, MSIS, Chief Product Officer, Jvion. COVID-19 catalyzed a rapid shift to telehealth that was years in the making.

HIMSSCast: What to expect from 2021 health tech news

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

HIMSSCast is back from a short holiday hiatus with our first annual predictions podcast.

New Health IT Tools Could Use Voice Screening To Assess Patients

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. By Devin Partida, technology writer and the editor-in-chief, ReHack.com. Healthcare providers commonly listen to heart and lung sounds when examining people.

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.

Most Read Healthcare IT Today Articles in 2020

Healthcare IT Today

One of my favorite things to do as we move on to a new year is to look back at the past year. Needless to say, 2020 has been a crazy year that will never be forgotten here at Healthcare IT Today. While everyone shifted gears, we took the ambitious effort to do 100 Interviews […].

Overcoming Four Key Health IT Challenges In Complying with New CMS Guidelines

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. By Mifan Careem, vice president of solutions architecture, WSO2. In 2020, we’ve seen the pandemic accelerate the need for greater healthcare interoperability and digital solutions.

HHS expands COVID-19 public health emergency until April, preserving key telehealth flexibilities

FierceHealthIT

HHS expands COVID-19 public health emergency until April, preserving key telehealth flexibilities. rking. Fri, 01/08/2021 - 16:05

How and Why to Identify Your Telehealth Grant Funding Needs

Iris Telehealth

Grant funding offers healthcare providers opportunities to implement and expand telehealth programs within their practices. But many providers’ grant-seeking efforts stop before they’ve really begun because they haven’t clarified their specific needs for telehealth services and funding.

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.

Industry Voices—Creating an 'Operation Warp Speed' for Alzheimer’s

FierceHealthIT

Industry Voices—Creating an 'Operation Warp Speed' for Alzheimer’s. pminemyer. Fri, 01/08/2021 - 12:00

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Intraprise Health Acquires HIPAA One

Healthcare IT Today

Intraprise Health, a leading provider of cybersecurity services and solutions and the Protect™ risk management software platform, today announced that it has acquired HIPAA One, provider of industry leading HIPAA compliance automation software.

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AI startup that captures vital signs via phone cameras launches new corporate wellness solution

FierceHealthIT

AI startup that captures vital signs via phone cameras launches new corporate wellness solution. hlandi. Fri, 01/08/2021 - 16:50

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Surprise. Email Most Effective During COVID-19 for Communication According to Survey.

Healthcare IT Today

50% of respondents to a recent survey said EMAIL was the most effective form of hospital-wide communications during the pandemic. This easily beat out secure messaging which was chosen by only 20% of respondents.

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.

Hinge Health scores $300M series D to expand digital musculoskeletal health solution

FierceHealthIT

Hinge Health scores $300M series D to expand digital musculoskeletal health solution. hlandi. Fri, 01/08/2021 - 11:20

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Healthcare Trends in Review: Big Tech Brings Big Changes

HealthStream

Healthcare in the time of COVID has relied heavily on the past decade’s tech. HealthStream’s Top Ten Trends Webinars take a closer look at what lies ahead

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UnitedHealth Group subsidiary indicted on antitrust charges

FierceHealthIT

UnitedHealth Group subsidiary indicted on antitrust charges. pminemyer. Fri, 01/08/2021 - 09:56

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HealthStream Receives 15 Brandon Hall Excellence in Technology Awards for 2020

HealthStream

HealthStream is proud to announce that four of our leading solutions have received 15 Brandon Hall Excellence in Technology Awards for 2020. These winners demonstrate HealthStream’s ongoing commitment to technological innovation in healthcare workforce development

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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.

CMS approves first block grant waiver, giving Tennessee ability to remake Medicaid program

FierceHealthIT

CMS approves first block grant waiver, giving Tennessee ability to remake Medicaid program. rking. Fri, 01/08/2021 - 15:03

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Reimbursement Partner Q&A Series: Eden Health

Health Recovery Solutions

In the reimbursement partner Q&A series, we share knowledge and expertise from HRS partners across the country who have pursued reimbursement through CMS or private pay programs. Below, Eden Health Regional Telehealth Manager, Travis Tomulty, shares his insights into Eden Health's development of a private pay program for remote patient monitoring and telehealth services. reimbursement private pay

Weekender 1/8/21

HIStalk Weekender

Weekly News Recap Optum announces its intention to acquire Change. Weekender

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Do’s and Don’ts when buying Mobile Medical Vehicle!

KB Dental Consulting

Buying a Mobile medical vehicle can prove to be an excellent opportunity for your practice.

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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.