Tue.Jul 20, 2021

Medical Debt in the U.S. Greater in States That Did Not Expand Medicaid

Health Populi

The level of medical debt in America exceeded debt of other types in 2020.

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Wolters Kluwer Launches Patient Education Platform:EmmiEducate

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. Wolters Kluwer, Health announces the release of EmmiEducate to improve alignment between patients and their care teams.

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Eli Lilly Bets on U.S. Well-Being at the Olympics

Health Populi

The U.S. Olympic team will be competing in Tokyo for first-place medals across many athletic events, each nation’s most physically-fit citizens going for gold. When it comes to the U.S.

Infection Control and Prevention: 10 Tips For Preventing Exposure and Contamination In Hospitals

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. Hospital-acquired infections are a challenge to clinicians as they increase the mortality and morbidity rate.

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Your Team's Pragmatic Guide to Security

Speaker: Naresh Soni, CTO, Tsunami XR

The pandemic has led to new data vulnerabilities, and therefore new cybersecurity threats. As technology leaders, it's time to rethink some of your product security strategies. Whether you need to rework your security architecture, improve performance, and/or deal with new threats, this webinar has you covered.

The Link Between Administrative Burden and Physician Burnout

Continue Education Journal

Physician burnout is increasingly being studied as the epidemic reaches new and larger proportions. A 2016 article in The Lancet defined physician burnout as “a work related syndrome, involving emotional exhaustion, depersonalization, and a sense of reduced personal accomplishment.”

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Q&A with Patrick McGill, MD, Part 1: “We Should Not Be Competing on Social Determinants.”

Health System CIO

When it comes to social determinants of health, capturing data is important, but it’s merely one step, says Patrick McGill, MD. It's also about leveraging that data to understand why gaps exist, and partnering with others to help close them.

Tech-enabled senior living company UpsideHōM scores $2.25M

Mobi Health News

The funds will go toward continuing company progression, specifically with the launch of UpsideH?M’s M’s core technology platform later this year.

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Most Patients Don’t Want to Manage Their Own Health Info

Healthcare IT Today

Do patients want to manage their own health info? This is a really big and complicated question. Mostly because there are 7 billion patients in the world that all have different needs and desires.

WebMD snaps up patient educational video company Wellness Network

Mobi Health News

Wellness Network includes videos that touch on 24 therapeutic areas.

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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.

CorroHealth Coding Automation Pilot Leads to Medical Savant Acquisition

Healthcare IT Today

CorroHealth has acquired Medical Savant after a successful year-long pilot of fully autonomous coding and charge capture. Automation exceeding 95% of encounters proved the benefits of combining Medical Savant Autonomous Coding with the CorroHealth Advanced Coding Solution (ACS).

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Collective Health's partnership program launches with inclusion of Livongo, Hinge Health and more

Mobi Health News

The Premier Partner Program is set to launch for benefits plans starting in January 2022.

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Best and Worst Patient Experiences – #HITsm Chat Topic

Healthcare IT Today

We’re excited to share the topic and questions for this week’s #HITsm chat happening Friday, 7/23 at Noon ET (9 AM PT). This week’s chat will be hosted by John Lynn (@techguy) on the topic “Best and Worst Patient Experiences.”

Warby Parker's digital vision test lets users renew their glasses and contact lens prescriptions remotely

Mobi Health News

The new service will cost users $15 if the prescription is renewed.

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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.

Australian seniors are comfortable using telehealth despite challenges, survey shows

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

The CareSide, a home care service provider based in Western Australia, has published a report on Australians' perception of telemedicine, gauging their comfort with its technology and preference between teleconsultations and in-person visits.

Seeing Red about Pink Eye

Society for Participatory Medicine

I don’t like having something wrong with my body. I don’t like feeling achy. I can’t stand fevers. I don’t like being sick. When I do get ill, I want whatever healthcare team I deal with to be full of empathy and quick to figure out what ails me. If that sounds a bit high maintenance, I agree.

19Labs, Doctory Bring Next Generation Telehealth Kiosks To The Middle East

19 Labs

Bringing hospital-at-home to pharmacies, schools, homes, and rural communities in Gulf countries. SAN MATEO, CA — JULY 20, 2021 — The hospital-at-home trend is rapidly changing the healthcare industry globally and throughout the Gulf countries.

4 Reasons to Incorporate Telehealth and RPM into Your Hospice Program

Health Recovery Solutions

Telehealth can play a critical role for both hospice patients and their caregivers as they navigate complex symptoms and medication regimens, difficult prognoses, geographical constraints and care plan confusion.

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.

UnitedHealthcare to offer fully-insured members free year-long Peloton subscriptions

FierceHealthIT

UnitedHealthcare to offer fully-insured members free year-long Peloton subscriptions. pminemyer. Tue, 07/20/2021 - 12:13

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Multiple Keys/Value pair with Custom Filters in Apache Kafka

Perficient

Introduction: Before I even start talking about Apache Kafka here, is it possible to use list of keys in Kafka? Yes, It’s all possible. In this post, we’ll see how to use multiple keys/value pairs with multiple filters.

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Highmark teams with ChristianaCare, Bayhealth for Medicare Advantage plan in Delaware

FierceHealthIT

Highmark teams with ChristianaCare, Bayhealth for Medicare Advantage plan in Delaware. pminemyer. Tue, 07/20/2021 - 16:02

People of Perficient: Meet Kurt Highducheck, Healthcare Key Account Director

Perficient

Kurt Highducheck joined us in 2019 and quickly made his mark by impacting client and team success. I sat down with him to explore what keeps him energized in his role at Perficient. It’s great to chat with you, Kurt. Thank you for joining me.

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.

OM1 scores $85M to build out clinical data network, AI analytics models

FierceHealthIT

OM1 scores $85M to build out clinical data network, AI analytics models. hlandi. Tue, 07/20/2021 - 11:38

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The Difference between a SharePoint Modern Team Site and a Communication Site and How to Create Both

Perficient

Both modern team and communication sites are different since they are based on different site templates. In this blog, I will demonstrate how to create a new communication site and team site in SharePoint Online and explain their differences.

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YouTube partners with Mass General on health content amid misinformation backlash

FierceHealthIT

YouTube partners with Mass General on health content amid misinformation backlash. hlandi. Tue, 07/20/2021 - 14:58

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Mocking HTTP Clients in AEM Projects

Perficient

The first thing I learned as an AEM developer was mvn clean install -P autoInstallBundle. The second thing was how to debug a remote Java process. The first allowed me to deploy updates I made to the bundle. The second allowed me to step through and debug the code. This was the normal cadence.

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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.

New bill seeks to reverse slide in ACO participation with more shared savings

FierceHealthIT

New bill seeks to reverse slide in ACO participation with more shared savings. rking. Tue, 07/20/2021 - 16:53

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Purpose Driven Planning #6: Emotional Intelligence 101

Perficient

“It’s not my mother nor my father, not my brother nor my sister, but it’s me.” Prayer song.

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Ginger's digital mental health services are coming to members' teenage dependents

FierceHealthIT

Ginger's digital mental health services are coming to members' teenage dependents. dmuoio. Tue, 07/20/2021 - 14:08