Thu.Aug 04, 2022

6 Facts You Need to Know About the Emerging Monkeypox

DrKumo Remote Patient Monitoring

As of July 29, 2022, approximately 70 countries where monkeypox is not endemic had reported outbreaks of the viral disease, with confirmed cases exceeding 20,800, prompting the World Health Organization (WHO) to declare the outbreak a global health emergency. Here are the six facts you need to know about monkeypox: What is monkeypox? Monkeypox is an uncommon disease caused by a monkeypox virus infection. Monkeypox virus is a member of the Orthopoxvirus genus in the Poxviridae family.

ACA Affordability Drops to Historic Low for 2023 Tax Year

ACA Times

Last week the IRS announced the affordability percentage for Premium Tax Credits (PTCs) and employee contributions for employer-sponsored health coverage. In IRS Rev. Proc 2022-34, the agency makes clear that….

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“Beyond the Bubble Bath,” Self-Care Must Be Rooted in Science To Build Trust Among Consumers

Health Populi

The goal of self-care for health-making is to improve lives by scaling health-and-wellness accessible to all, Bayer believes, giving people more control over their personal health.

Carefeed secures $3 million to expand platform in senior care settings

Mobi Health News

Funding will support accelerating adoption of communication solutions

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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.

Health, Politics, Inflation and Women: Health Engagement at the Voting Booth

Health Populi

Two in three Americans disapproved of the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn the Roe v. Wade decision ( aka the Dobbs case), the latest Kaiser Family Foundation Health Tracking Poll found. While inflation tops voters’ priorities, abortion access resonates for key voting blocs.

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New Model Telehealth Laws for Practicing Over State Lines: Uniform Telehealth Act

Telebehavioral Health Institute

Reading Time: 3 minutes. The Uniform Telehealth Act was approved at July’s 131st Annual Meeting of the Uniform Law Commission (ULC). The ULC consists of lawyers in the US states and territories who meet to propose laws to address common issues.

Preventive, Proactive, Productive: Digital Care for Managing Cardiovascular Disease (CVD)

Healthcare IT Today

The following is a guest article by Subhro Mallik, SVP and Head of Life Sciences business unit at Infosys. Cardiovascular disease (CVD) claims more lives than any other ailment. In 2019, it accounted for about one-third of total deaths globally.

Stanford Medicine is leveraging Komodo Health's big data to study COVID outcomes

Fierce Healthcare

Stanford Medicine is leveraging Komodo Health's big data to study COVID outcomes. agliadkovskaya. Thu, 08/04/2022 - 10:27

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Verustat Acquires One Healthcare Solution

Healthcare IT Today

Remote patient monitoring company to expand its physician and patient services. Verustat , a full-service remote patient monitoring (RPM) system, has acquired Texas-based One Healthcare Solution TM (OneHS).

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.

MedArrive teams up with Brave Health to integrate virtual mental health into home care visits

Fierce Healthcare

MedArrive teams up with Brave Health to integrate virtual mental health into home care visits. hlandi. Thu, 08/04/2022 - 11:50

Five Sensor Technology Offerings to Benefit Older Adults 2022

Aging in Place Technology Watch

Some might say that sensor technology for older adults is nothing new. What’s the big deal? Remote monitoring products and services built with sensors have been around for decades.

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AHA asks federal court to closely scrutinize how CMS repays hospitals over 340B payment cuts

Fierce Healthcare

AHA asks federal court to closely scrutinize how CMS repays hospitals over 340B payment cuts. rking. Thu, 08/04/2022 - 13:23

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Webinar Recap: Avoid the Telehealth Cliff, Part 1

eVisit

What an exciting and inspiring week in virtual care! virtual care compliance

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.

HHS declares public health emergency over monkeypox

Fierce Healthcare

HHS declares public health emergency over monkeypox. rking. Thu, 08/04/2022 - 14:43

Exploring the Efficacy of Telehealth Prenatal Care

Telebehavioral Health Institute

Reading Time: 2 minutes. As advanced as healthcare is today, maternal health remains a problem in the USA. In 2020 there were 23.8 deaths per 100,000 births, according to the National Center for Health Statistics.

Sutter Health's rising expenses and rough investments yield a $457M net loss for Q2 2022

Fierce Healthcare

Sutter Health's rising expenses and rough investments yield a $457M net loss for Q2 2022. dmuoio. Thu, 08/04/2022 - 12:40

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Key Telehealth Law Update: Advancing Telehealth Beyond COVID–19 Act of 2022

Telebehavioral Health Institute

Reading Time: 3 minutes. On July 27, 2022, Congresswoman Liz Cheney (R-WY) and Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (D-MI) celebrated the House passage of their Advancing Telehealth Beyond COVID–19 Act of 2022.

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.

Teladoc rival Amwell scores CVS tie-up to launch retailer's virtual primary care service

Fierce Healthcare

Teladoc rival Amwell scores CVS tie-up to launch retailer's virtual primary care service. hlandi. Thu, 08/04/2022 - 17:45

Growing Your Telehealth Services: What is a Digital Front Door?

Telebehavioral Health Institute

Reading Time: 2 minutes. It could be said that Covid-19 opened the digital front door to traditional healthcare, as well as telehealth services. What is a digital front door? Digital front doors are the electronic gateway to seamless healthcare across multiple digital channels.

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How to Establish a Culture of Continuous Transformation

LeanIX

The past several years of uncertainty and disruption have prompted businesses to rethink operating models and reprioritize the need for organizational agility — a theme that has long been seen as an ideal but has now become imperative.

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Headless vs Traditional CMS Which One is Better?

Perficient

The global pandemic forced organizations to adopt a digital-first strategy, requiring your teams to rethink content creation.

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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.

LGBTQ+ patients know less about preventive care and coverage than the general population, survey finds

Fierce Healthcare

LGBTQ+ patients know less about preventive care and coverage than the general population, survey finds. agliadkovskaya. Thu, 08/04/2022 - 16:43

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AWS Elastic Load Balancing (ELB) And Its Types: A Brief Introduction

Perficient

We’ll discuss AWS Elastic Load Balancing (ELB) in this blog. One of the most critical duties in just about any firm is Distributing Workloads among various Computing Resources. The service Amazon AWS Elastic Load Balancer was explicitly created for dispersing workloads.

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Cigna boosts guidance as it posts $1.6B in profit for Q2

Fierce Healthcare

Cigna boosts guidance as it posts $1.6B in profit for Q2. pminemyer. Thu, 08/04/2022 - 07:37

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HFM to FCC – Looking Back What Would You Change? Part 4

Perficient

Finance leaders from Cardtronics and Allegis Group with more than three years of combined experience using Oracle Financial Consolidation and Close joined Perficient and Oracle for a panel discussion regarding their cloud journey. .

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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.

Launched just five months ago, Homeward clinches $50M, inks major Medicare Advantage partnership

Fierce Healthcare

Launched just five months ago, Homeward clinches $50M, inks major Medicare Advantage partnership. hlandi. Thu, 08/04/2022 - 15:24

[Podcast] What If?Your Customers Were Actually Your Fans??

Perficient

In this episode, K im talks with Diego Pinzon, Director of Digital Media and Content at?MLS’s MLS’s Atlanta United , about what it takes to double-down on engaging and already engaged fan-base and what the future of digital looks like in professional sports. . Meet our Guest.

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HCSC plans another record year of Medicare Advantage expansion

Fierce Healthcare

HCSC plans another record year of Medicare Advantage expansion. pminemyer. Thu, 08/04/2022 - 12:24