Mon.Sep 09, 2019

Singapore’s Doctor Anywhere signs landmark agreement with Vietnam’s Bao Minh insurance

Mobi Health News

Under the partnership, more than 7 million Bao Minh customers will have access to Doctor Anywhere's suite of digital healthcare solutions


How asynchronous telemedicine saved SSM Health 18 minutes per visit

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

SSM Health, a health system that serves Illinois, Missouri, Oklahoma and Wisconsin, is always looking for ways to reduce the cost of healthcare while increasing access for the patients it serves. THE PROBLEM.

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Health Recovery Solutions closes $10M for enterprise remote monitoring platform

Mobi Health News

The company's EHR-integrated services has yielded 75% year-over-year growth within the last year

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Call to action! Second annual Doc Tom award nominations now being accepted!

Society for Participatory Medicine

Our Society’s 2nd Annual “Doc Tom” Awards are now open for nominations! Spread the word, and join us at our annual conference on October 15 for the announcement of our award recipients! Doc Tom Ferguson was the founder of the e-patient movement.


Why Smoking Costs Employers More Than They Realize

Your employees are smoking, and at a cost of $7,000 per year for each employee who smokes, that adds up - fast! This free report will show you how an effective cessation program pays for itself.

Aural Analytics raises $4.3M for voice-based cognitive health monitoring

Mobi Health News

The company was also the recipient of a recent NSF research grant.


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Pediatric Dentistry: Getting Children The Care They Need Without The Fear

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. Childhood is a funny age. If we ask you to peak in the rear view mirror of your life, what would be the first memory that you’d reminisce?


Google in crosshairs

Morning eHealth

Cerner rollout in DOD — Week ahead preview


Medical Researcher: Mobile Devices’ Potential Seen Hindered By Data, Workflow, Regulatory Issues

hea!thcare innovation - Clinical IT

Ida Sim., of UCSF has published a broad analysis of the landscape around mobile devices in the current moment—with strong cautions around the data, workflow, and regulatory challenges involved


Meet Melissa Felton, Care Innovations Strategic Accounts Manager-West

care innovations

Welcome to our series celebrating the women of Care Innovations, where we're meeting some of the key leaders and team members working hard to drive our success.

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.

Telemedicine CEO pleads guilty to role in $424M Medicare fraud scheme


The CEO of telemedicine company has pleaded guilty for his role in one of the largest healthcare fraud schemes the feds have ever investigated.

Virtual Care Across the Continuum with HRS Telehealth

Health Recovery Solutions

In recent years, the healthcare industry has been undergoing a paradigm shift from volume-based to value-based care.

Book Review: Choosing Joy with Alzheimer's

Christina's Considerations

"Joy and woe are woven fine." - William Blake There is a wonderful book for caregivers that offers expert advice. from a caregiver. It is focused on her experience caring for someone with Alzheimer's, however, the experiences and advice.

Group Brings SDOH Coding Effort To HL7 FHIR Program

Healthcare IT Today

For the last few years, a growing number of healthcare organizations have been integrating information on social determinants of health into their population health management efforts.


Big Idea: Primary Care Automation

Healthcare automation that gives primary care providers more time with their patients—and less on screens—can improve care for patients, increase satisfaction for providers, and deliver positive bottom-line results for system leaders. Download this guide to learn how to optimize automation and keep the patient-provider relationship at the heart of the healthcare experience.

UCSF, Cornell working on Android health record app to rival Apple


UC San Francisco and Cornell Tech are leading a project to create an open-source platform to enable Android phone users to access their health records in the same way iPhone users can using Apple's mobile health records feature

Four tech and aging blog posts from August, 2019

Aging in Place Technology Watch

The last gasp of August and Labor Day's hurricane Dorian is behind us. Note how a devastating Hurricane Dorian already has become a past tense Wikipedia entry (!).


Meet Perficient’s Chief Strategists: Arvind Murali

Perficient Data & Analytics

Thrilling our clients with innovation and impact – it’s not just rhetoric. This belief is instrumental for our clients’ success. In 2018, we introduced our Chief Strategists , who provide vision and leadership to help our clients remain competitive.

HIStalk Interviews Ken Misch, President, Medhost

HIStalk Interviews

Ken Misch is president and CFO of Medhost of Franklin, Interviews


Virtual Front Door or Brick Wall? Care Pathways in Healthcare

Are you offering your patients a virtual front door or a brick wall? Today, 85% of healthcare visits start online. If your patients don’t have a way to access care virtually, you’re losing them to Dr. Google. Clear care pathways that start online ensure your patients get the best care they need while staying loyal to you.

5 Improvements You Can Make to Your SEO Strategy


This post has been authored by Dr. P. Forrest Talley as part of our guest post series and is Part II in a series to help therapists get the most out of their marketing and SEO strategy. Learn more about Dr. Talley at the bottom of this post.


HHS delivers first fine under new information blocking initiative to Florida hospital


The Department of Health and Human Services fined its first hospital under an initiative to combat information blocking, charging that a Florida hospital took too long to fulfill a patient's record request


Loyalty vs Experience

Perficient Data & Analytics

I spend a lot of time with clients who very much want to create a relationship with their customers, patients, etc. A lot of them use a combination of their data plus a range of 3rd party data to round it out.


Department of Defense rolls out Cerner EHR at four new sites in California, Idaho


The U.S. Department of Defense rolled out its Cerner EHR at four new sites: Naval Health Clinic Lemoore at Naval Air Station Lemoore and U.S. Army Health Clinic Presidio of Monterey, all in California, and 366th Medical Group at Mountain Home Air Force Base in Idaho

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Convenience Care Is Here, and It's Eating Your Lunch

Patients want high-quality care that is accessible and affordable. If they can’t get it from you, direct-to-consumer healthcare services make it easy for them to get it somewhere else. Give them the ability to consume your services just like they consume everything else in their lives: on their phones or computers, quickly, and where it’s convenient for them.

Customer Loyalty vs Customer Experience

Perficient Data & Analytics

I spend a lot of time with clients who very much want to create a relationship with their customers, patients, etc. A lot of them use a combination of their data plus a range of 3rd party data to round it out.


AMA report: Insurers should follow Medicaid's lead in mitigating opioid epidemic 


Health insurers looking to do more to address the opioid epidemic should look to what’s working in Medicaid, according to a new report from the American Medical Association and consulting firm Manatt Health.


Who Pays for Uncompensated Kidney Care in the U.S.?

MedTech Boston

An estimated 6,500 undocumented immigrants in the U.S. are living with end-stage renal disease (ESRD), according to a study published in. The post Who Pays for Uncompensated Kidney Care in the U.S.? appeared first on MedTech Boston.


Telemedicine CEO pleads guilty in $424 million Medicare fraud scheme

Henry Kotula

[link]. The owner of telemedicine company Video Doctor Network on Friday pleaded guilty for his role in what the Justice Department is calling one of the largest healthcare fraud schemes prosecuted to date in the U.S.

Stop Creating Disloyal Patients

90 percent of patients feel no obligation to stay with a healthcare system that doesn’t offer digital tools. What can you do in the face of such a sobering statistic? Patient-facing telehealth options that allow patients to get virtually instantaneous care privately, securely, and from anywhere can keep your patients from seeking care from the easiest, nearest, and cheapest provider.

7 Ways School-Based Telemedicine Helps Kids


While most people associate telehealth services with clinical settings, telemedicine is revolutionizing an unexpected environment these days: schools.

Changing the Perception of Auto Dealers


A big problem in the automotive industry is distrust of auto dealers. This is an issue that is highly discussed but almost never addressed. 87% of Americans dislike car shopping at dealerships. 61% feel they’re taken advantage of while there (Jazel Automotive).


Use Clocktree on an iPhone or iPad


One of the benefits of Clocktree telehealth is that it’s portable! Providers and Clients can connect for a video appointment from just about anywhere using a mobile device. You can use Clocktree on both Android and iOS devices, but this blog post is specifically for iPhone and iPad users. Use Safari Browser. There is no special software or app to download. Simply log into your Clocktree account via Safari browser, just like you would on a computer. Use WiFi when possible.