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.

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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The Future of Fax in Healthcare Is Paperless

Healthcare IT Today

The following is a guest blog post by The Fax Guys. Confidentiality Is A Cornerstone of the Healthcare Industry. Inspired by ethical tradition, HIPAA guidelines mandate that patient information be stored and communicated securely. That critical requirement has far-reaching technology implications.


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.

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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Google in crosshairs

Morning eHealth

Cerner rollout in DOD — Week ahead preview


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.

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.

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.

Forrester Names Leader in Virtual Health Care Solutions

Forrester Research identified and evaluated the top players in digital health. Read the report to see who stood out—and who needs to catch up.

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.


Home health agencies demand CMS halt 8% cut based on perceived misbehavior


Home health agencies are imploring the Trump administration to hold off on a potential 8% cut to Medicare reimbursement rates, saying the cuts punish an entire industry for a few bad apples

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.

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

Building Your Digital Health Ecosystem

With the fragmentation of the pharmacy industry, digitized provider networks can offer a much-needed solution to connectivity, data sharing, collaboration and interoperability between physicians, patients and pharmacies.

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 (!).


HIStalk Interviews Ken Misch, President, Medhost

HIStalk Interviews

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


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


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


Telemedicine: Real-Time Trauma and Clinical Care with Global Reach

Today, connecting the patient to the right specialist is largely dependent on the patient’s ability to travel to the physician’s location. The ability to use technology to monitor patients in real-time, share information about their condition and provide treatment remotely, will improve the quality of care and save lives for patients everywhere.

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.


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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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.


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.


Community Health Centers: Increase Growth through Care Management + Telehealth

Understand the Growth Potential for Community Health Centers through this Easy-To-Use Care Management Guide. This guide covers Billing, Claims Processing and Payment for CCM, BHI and More!

CMS: Hospitals Must Post Rates; Hospitals Not Interested In Doing So

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. In healthcare, it seems that nothing is easy — technology, regulation, privacy, and security. And now, pricing.

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.

Cambridge Analytica: Recommendations on Data Ethics


Before going deep into Data Ethics, I would highly recommend watching the documentary The Great Hack on Netflix which summarizes Cambridge Analytica’s involvement in the largest Data Ethics issue and how it played a role in Brexit, the Trump Campaign, the Cruz Campaign, and others.


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?


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).


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.

Meet Perficient’s Chief Strategists: Arvind Murali


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.

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.