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Latest from the Tech Tonics Podcast: Griffin Weber: Bringing Clinical Sense & Sensibility to Healthcare Data

Digital Health

Inspired by health technology from the age of five, Griffin Weber has pursued this passion both doggedly and joyfully.

FDA warns pulse oximeters less accurate for people with darker skin

Mobi Health News

An article in NEJM reports that pulse oximeters missed occult hypoxemia in more Black patients than white


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iPads for telehealth can help reduce depression in patients

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

Pasadena, California-based Heritage Clinic, a division of the Center for Aging Resources, provides mental health services in Los Angeles County to older adults experiencing substantive and persistent mental health concerns. THE PROBLEM.

Smart baby monitor system Nanit raises $25M for product expansion

Mobi Health News

New investor GV led the round, with participation from existing investors Jerusalem Venture Partners, Upfront Ventures, RRE Ventures and Rho Capital Partners.


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.

Florida woman to pay $20.3M after using telemedicine to shield alleged fraud

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

The U.S. Department of Justice announced earlier this month that an Indian Rocks Beach, Florida-based woman has pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit healthcare fraud and filing a false tax return. Kelly Wolfe and her company, Regency, Inc., have also agreed to pay up to $20.3

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Virtual Care Changes That Won’t Unravel Post-COVID

Healthcare IT Today

Virtual care is the new reality in healthcare. Understanding the right strategy for virtual care is going to be every healthcare organization’s challenge going forward.

Toronto-based researchers measuring whether Apple Watch can spot early signs of worsening heart failure

Mobi Health News

The University Health Network study is being conducted in collaboration with the tech giant, and will enroll roughly 200 patients for three months of active monitoring with a two-year follow-up


Why Has Marketing Been Left Out of the Discussion About Digital Transformation?

Healthcare IT Today

One of the topics we often discuss in our healthcare marketing community is the challenge of aligning sales and marketing. It’s the topic that will never be fully resolved and will always be a challenges.

Oscar Health could raise more than $1B in its initial public offering


Oscar Health could raise more than $1B in its initial public offering. pminemyer. Mon, 02/22/2021 - 10:02


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.

Online Scheduling, Patient Check-in, and Consumer Choice – Healthcare IT Today Podcast Episode 56

Healthcare IT Today

For the 56th episode of the Healthcare IT Podcast, we’re talking about Online Scheduling, Patient Check-in, and Consumer Choice. No doubt the pandemic and the social distancing requirements have pushed these topics to the forefront of every healthcare organizations minds.

HIStalk Interviews Lissy Hu, MD, CEO, CarePort Health

HIStalk Interviews

Lissy Hu, MD, MBA is co-founder and CEO of CarePort. Interviews


Cleveland Clinic, Amwell joint venture launches virtual 2nd opinions service


Cleveland Clinic, Amwell joint venture launches virtual 2nd opinions service. hlandi. Mon, 02/22/2021 - 18:30


Five Predictions for the Near Future of Nurse Training and Education


The COVID-19 pandemic is having a big impact on the field of nursing. Here are some predictions that nurse leaders and experts are making about new directions for nurse learning for the next few years, and possibly beyond

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.

CVS invested $114M in affordable housing last year. Here's where those funds went


CVS invested $114M in affordable housing last year. Here's where those funds went. pminemyer. Mon, 02/22/2021 - 13:04


Understanding the 8 Minute Rule for Therapy Billing


What is the 8 Minute Rule for therapy billing? A large portion of mental health organizations submit claims to Medicare on a regular basis. This means that they should be familiar with the 8-minute rule for billing. While many providers are familiar, they have yet to perfect the process.

How to Make Sure Your PPC & Organic SEO Work in Tandem


Digital Marketing from Separate Silos There’s a problem with how we usually think about digital marketing. It’s a widespread problem, existing regardless of organization size or industry. It’s in itself a large problem, but it can have wide-reaching effects.


What is Socratic Questioning in Counseling?


Socratic Questioning in counseling, named after the ancient philosopher Socrates, is a valuable skill used within Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. The philosopher believed that the use of provocative questions could both challenge client’s unhealthy understandings of their world and of themselves.

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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.

Kaufman Hall: COVID-19 hospitalizations down in January but revenue also in decline


Kaufman Hall: COVID-19 hospitalizations down in January but revenue also in decline. rking. Mon, 02/22/2021 - 12:40


Building a Virtual Culture is the Key to Success to Becoming an Award-Winning Workplace


Awarded as an employer of choice through designations including “Top Workplaces,” “Best Places to Work,” and others is an inspiring tribute to the workplace culture we have at Perficient, one that we continue to build upon each day. .

Top features to look for in a Used Modular Building!

KB Dental Consulting

Modular Buildings are a great addition to your commercial property from a temporary to a permanent basis.


19 Analyst Reports That Recognize Perficient – An AR 2020 Roundup


Throughout 2020, leading Industry analyst firms Forrester Research, Gartner and IDC have included Perficient in their reports.

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.

How Incorporating Motion Design on Websites Improves Overall Business


When consumers visit a website, they expect to find the website designed to tell them who the company is and how its products and services can be beneficial to them, and businesses have a greater chance of accomplishing this when incorporating motion into its website design.


3 Key Commerce Areas the Texas Winter Storm Teaches Us About Being Unprepared


If you’ve been following the news recently, you’ve likely heard something about how Texas has been trampled by unusually cold temperatures and snow this past week. What you may not have heard is how unprepared the state was for this event. What was even more surprising is how unprepared I was.