Tue.Aug 02, 2022

Report: Popular period tracking apps share data with third parties

Mobi Health News

A report by the U.K.-based based Organisation for the Review of Care and Health Apps found 84% of 25 apps shared data outside of the developer's system

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Patient Support Isn’t Just About the Price of Therapy: It’s About Safety, Really Rich Data and Trust

Health Populi

When I talk about patient support programs (PSPs), I’m most often focused on supporting peoples’ access to medicines due to costs, bolstering health literacy, and addressing health citizens’ risks of drivers of health that can be obstacles to optimal health outcomes (those challenging social determinants of health).

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Australian telehealth startup Coviu launches in the US

Mobi Health News

It also plans to double its headcount over the next 12 months

What’s Next? The Future of Healthcare IT Social Media – #HITsm Chat Topic

Healthcare IT Today

We’re excited to share the topic and questions for this week’s #HITsm chat happening Friday, 8/5 at Noon ET (9 AM PT). This week’s chat will be hosted by Erica Olenski Johansen ( @thegr8chalupa ) on the topic “What’s Next? The Future of Healthcare IT Social Media. ”.

Streamlining Patient Care: Strategies to Deal with Unified Communications & Collaboration

Speaker: Zafar Chaudry, MD, MS, MIS, MBA, Sr. Vice President – Chief Digital & Information Officer at Seattle Children’s

During this webinar, you will learn about collaborative healthcare software, strategies for increasing stakeholder participation, and communication optimization techniques for reducing message and alert fatigue.

Natural Cycles partners with Oura Ring to monitor temperature for birth control app

Mobi Health News

Instead of taking their temperatures manually, users can sync data from the Oura Ring to help determine fertility

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Josh Hawley asks FTC to probe Amazon One Medical deal

Mobi Health News

He's concerned that the acquisition would "provide Amazon with access to enormous tranches of patient data

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Telehealth: Key To Improving Patient Care and Reducing Physician Burnout

Healthcare IT Today

As we march towards more in-home and remote care, the need for digital innovation was at an all time high. Without giving it too much credit, COVID-19 accelerated the pace of innovation in this area. It was vital to find alternate solutions to provide the care people needed.

J.D. Power: Mail-order pharmacies a growing threat to brick-and-mortar retailers

Fierce Healthcare

Power: Mail-order pharmacies a growing threat to brick-and-mortar retailers. pminemyer. Tue, 08/02/2022 - 15:29

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Stony Brook Medicine crafts a telehealth strategic plan that bears fruit

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

The Stony Brook Medicine health system, which, before COVID-19, had already grown from a two-hospital system to a four-hospital system with the inclusion of Eastern Long Island Hospital and Southampton Hospital, reflects a diverse and geographically widespread patient population of more than 1.4

2022 Guide to Improved Patient Outcomes: AI-Powered Remote Monitoring and Increasing Revenue for Your Practice

Speaker: Mintu Turakhia M.D. M.A.S., Consulting Head of Medical, 100Plus | Mike Wurm, Director of Product and Strategy, 100Plus | Daniel Gasparini, Director of Sales | Nadia Ziyadeh-Hammad, LVN, RPM Coordinator, Greenville Healthcare Associates

2022 brings new healthcare challenges. With the rising need for remote patient monitoring (RPM) and new COVID-19 variants increasing that need, 100Plus continues to reduce patient, clinician, and health care system barriers to RPM use.

Retailers, payers and startups could capture 30% of primary care market by 2030: report

Fierce Healthcare

Retailers, payers and startups could capture 30% of primary care market by 2030: report. hlandi. Tue, 08/02/2022 - 12:23

Did you miss anything? Four Aging and Tech Posts from July 2022

Aging in Place Technology Watch

July offered time to think about gaps and staff shortages. For example, we expect tech products to be more intuitive and usable than they are. So often we become mired in a swamp of settings, especially when upgrading to a new device or software version.

Patient safety advocate cheers CMS' reversal on quality reporting, but hospitals say the data are no good

Fierce Healthcare

Patient safety advocate cheers CMS' reversal on quality reporting, but hospitals say the data are no good. dmuoio. Tue, 08/02/2022 - 15:16

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Benefits of Health Wearable Technology and Remote Patient Monitoring in Ukraine War Areas Successfully Demonstrated by DrKumo

DrKumo Remote Patient Monitoring

BUENA PARK, CALIFORNIA, UNITED STATES, August 3, 2022– In a recent press release , technology leader DrKumo demonstrated the features and benefits of DrKumo state-of-the-art Remote Physiologic Monitoring (RPM) and Health Wearable Technology in hostile war zone disaster areas.

Remote Patient Monitoring Powered by AI Leads to Improved Health Metrics for Senior Patients

Remote Patient Monitoring provides measurable improvements in patient health outcomes across treated conditions, including hypertension, obesity, and diabetes. These quantitative patient outcomes provide credible data on patient progression and practitioner performance.

Better coordination between Medicaid, USDA nutrition program could improve maternal outcomes, survey finds

Fierce Healthcare

Better coordination between Medicaid, USDA nutrition program could improve maternal outcomes, survey finds. agliadkovskaya. Tue, 08/02/2022 - 21:55

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6 Smart Ways to Optimize Your Tech Stack

LeanIX

Liz Herbert, VP and Principal Analyst at Forrester, recently shared an interesting thought. Liz said : “Your tech stack is a corporate asset that requires governance and refinement.”

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Industry widely sees equity as important, but lacks concrete steps to address it, survey finds

Fierce Healthcare

Industry widely sees equity as important, but lacks concrete steps to address it, survey finds. agliadkovskaya. Tue, 08/02/2022 - 17:20

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Why Do People Self-Medicate to Manage Mental Health?

TheraNest

Reading Time: 4 Minutes. When someone is experiencing a mental health condition, the solution should seem similar to someone who is sick with the flu. You go to the doctor. A provider works with you to find a solution to help you address your condition and help you feel better.

Burnout, Tele-Health, and Accessibility: How to Manage the Expectation of a 24-Hour Workday

Speaker: Keith Carlson — BSN, RN, NC-BC, Host of The Nurse Keith Podcast

Learn how the healthcare industry can promote compassionate care and reduce burnout in a variety of ways.

Healthcare Dealmakers—Amazon's $3.9B primary care play; Cigna and Centene selloffs

Fierce Healthcare

Healthcare Dealmakers—Amazon's $3.9B primary care play; Cigna and Centene selloffs. dmuoio. Tue, 08/02/2022 - 11:37

A Guide to Hypertension Patient Education with Telehealth & RPM?

Health Recovery

Hypertension, also known as high blood pressure, is a common health condition that affects nearly 50% of adults in the United States. In most cases, adults with hypertension are suffering from primary or “essential” hypertension.

For medical practices, increase in patient volumes, revenue not enough to outweigh the growing cost of care

Fierce Healthcare

For medical practices, increase in patient volumes, revenue not enough to outweigh the growing cost of care. hlandi. Tue, 08/02/2022 - 11:17

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Atrial Fibrillation Patient Education Guide with Telehealth & RPM

Health Recovery

Atrial fibrillation (A-Fib or AF) is a condition in which the heart beats irregularly or abnormally fast (arrhythmia), potentially causing blood clots in the heart. If left unattended, atrial fibrillation can increase the risk of stroke, heart failure, and other heart-related complications.

Innovative Ways to Improve Your Patients’ Digital Experience

Speaker: Prof. Dina Ziadlou, Ph.D., Professor at School of Health Science at Colorado Technical University, USA, Executive Board Member & Chair of Digital Transformation Leadership at International Society for Telemedicine and e-Health, Switzerland

As our healthcare ecosystem is a patient-centric system toward achieving quality care domains, it is essential to reshape our client empowerment and engagement strategies based on digital transformation to maximize the effectiveness of healthcare outcomes.

Justice Department sues Idaho to reverse 'near-total' abortion ban

Fierce Healthcare

Justice Department sues Idaho to reverse 'near-total' abortion ban. rking. Tue, 08/02/2022 - 15:51

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Theator Extends Series A Funding with Additional $24M for a Total of $39.5M

Healthcare IT Today

Company extends round amid commercial and company expansion to accelerate rollout of Surgical Intelligence Platform across North America. Theator , the creator of Surgical Intelligence, announced today that it has raised $24M in an extension of its Series A funding round.

Clarify Health launches platform to drive greater value-based care adoption

Fierce Healthcare

Clarify Health launches platform to drive greater value-based care adoption. pminemyer. Tue, 08/02/2022 - 16:55

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The 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline is Live

TheraNest

Reading Time: 5 Minutes. If you or someone you know is struggling or in crisis, help is available. Call or text 988 or chat at 988lifeline.org. You can also reach Crisis Text Line by texting MHA to 741741. On July 16 th, 2022, the Suicide & Crisis Lifeline went live.

Playbook: Critical & Time-Sensitive Pharmaceutical Cold Chain Shipments Best Practices

In this playbook, we look at the role accurate, real-time data plays in extending your visibility, best practices for increasing your visibility.

Elevance Health teams with Aledade on value-based primary care

Fierce Healthcare

Elevance Health teams with Aledade on value-based primary care. pminemyer. Tue, 08/02/2022 - 12:15

6 Remedies for Constipation

DrKumo Remote Patient Monitoring

You may be experiencing constipation if you have less than three bowel movements per week; of hard, dry, or lumpy stools that are unpleasant or difficult to pass, or stools that leave you with the impression that they are still in your system. Usually, you can take action to avoid or treat constipation. The following quick remedies for constipation will help you: 1. Consume a fiber supplement.

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HHS: U.S. uninsured rate reaches record-low 8% in Q1 amid ACA, Medicaid gains

Fierce Healthcare

HHS: U.S. uninsured rate reaches record-low 8% in Q1 amid ACA, Medicaid gains. rking. Tue, 08/02/2022 - 14:05

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