Fri.Jul 16, 2021

What Poor Birth and Maternity Outcomes in the U.S. Say About American Healthcare & “Infrastructure”

Health Populi

Cain Brothers is a 100+ year old financial services firm with a strong health care experience, now part of KeyBanc.

Q2 wraps up with more than $6.2 billion in digital health investments

Mobi Health News

Digital diet and wellness company Noom led last quarter's funding with $540 million in Series F investments.

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One physician's perspective on why patients prefer telehealth visits

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

Telehealth An occupational medicine physician offered his patients a poll with a single question. Here's what he's learned so far about their feelings on virtual care.

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J&J exec talks digital health during the COVID-19 pandemic

Mobi Health News

In an upcoming HIMSS21 Global Conference Digital Session, Johnson & Johnson EVP and Enterprise CIO Jim Swanson will discuss the pandemic’s role in healthcare digitization and what leaders can expect moving forward.

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.

Malware Focused on Container Technology and What Healthcare Should Know About Containers

Healthcare IT Today

In case you missed it, some of the latest malware is targeting container technology including the very popular Kubernetes. Considering the large number of healthcare vendors, this is an important topic to learn more about.

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Job Title Stereotypes and Common Phrases – Fun Friday

Healthcare IT Today

We’re back again with another edition of Fun Friday where we bring you a little bit of fun and humor as you head into the weekend. Hopefully you’ve had a great week and are ready for an even better weekend. This week’s Fun Friday comes courtesy of Brendan Keeler.

Dexcom gets FDA nod for its new API integration

Mobi Health News

Dexcom’s Partner Web APIs will allow users to view all of their diabetes care data in one place to enable in-the-moment feedback and adjustments.

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Australia permits longer telephone consults in COVID-19 hotspots

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

The Australian government has made available two new subsidised telephone consult services for patients living in COVID-19 hotspot areas. In a statement on Thursday, Health Minister Greg Hunt said the new Medicare items will enable doctors to provide 20 minutes or more of telephone consultations.

Baby tech company Owlet hits NYSE after closing SPAC merger

Mobi Health News

The company is currently trading under OWLT on the New York Stock Exchange.

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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.

Maitri Health Technologies to Acquire Bloom Health for $20 Million

Healthcare IT Today

Maitri Health Technologies Corp. (“Maitri” or the “Company“) (CSE: MTEC) (FRA: D84) announces that it has signed a definitive agreement, dated as of June 29, 2021, to acquire Texas-based Round Hill Health Partners, LLC dba Bloom Health Partners (“Bloom Health“).

HIMSSCast: Peeking into the future of healthcare

Mobi Health News

Representatives from Accenture, The Chartis Group, ZS and HIMSS talk about what's to come at HIMSS21 and beyond

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Waystar to Acquire Patientco to Bring True Consumerism to Healthcare, Simplifying Payment Processes for Patients and Providers

Healthcare IT Today

Waystar, a leading provider of healthcare payments software, today announced a definitive agreement to acquire Patientco, a leading provider of omnichannel patient payments, communications and engagement software.

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Patient, doctor networking platform goes online in India

Mobi Health News

The platform will also allow pharmaceutical firms to launch their products online

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.

HIMSS presentation on FHIR CarePlan

Healthcare Exchange Standards

My next speaking engagement is at HIMSS. This will be from the perspective of my employer By Light , as we have been the developer of the current Patient Portal at the VHA - My HealtheVet , and are the implementers of the original Blue Button. I work with the team on the transition to FHIR.

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Roundup: PainChek technology for Scotland's veterans, Novartis announces companies selected for HealthHub 21 Challenge and more briefs

Mobi Health News

Also, applications are no open for NHSX Digital Health Partnership Award.

CDC director: COVID-19 morphing into ‘pandemic of the unvaccinated’ as cases spike by 70%

FierceHealthIT

CDC director: COVID-19 morphing into ‘pandemic of the unvaccinated’ as cases spike by 70%. rking. Fri, 07/16/2021 - 12:12

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Roundup: India clears POC use of Cue Health's COVID-19 test, NZ-based Titanium Solutions buys Irish dental software developer and more briefs

Mobi Health News

Also, British medtech company Smith+Nephew launches its robotics platform in India

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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.

ClosedLoop partners with Booz Allen Hamilton to bring its predictive analytics to larger customers

FierceHealthIT

ClosedLoop partners with Booz Allen Hamilton to bring its predictive analytics to larger customers. dmuoio. Fri, 07/16/2021 - 12:44

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New IBM and Red Hat Alliance Manager: Emma Wexler

Perficient

We are excited to welcome Emma Wexler to Perficient as the IBM and Red Hat Alliance Manager! The Alliance Manager role is a leadership position focused on the stewardship of our IBM and Red Hat partnerships.

Aetna dismisses overbilling lawsuit against Mednax

FierceHealthIT

Aetna dismisses overbilling lawsuit against Mednax. pminemyer. Fri, 07/16/2021 - 10:22

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People of Perficient: Meet Christoper Fougere, Healthcare Senior Solutions Architect

Perficient

I recently connected with one of our interoperability leaders, Christopher Fougere, to discuss what it’s like leading teams and delivering projects within our healthcare practice. We discussed what he enjoys most about his role at Perficient as a Senior Solutions Architect.

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.

Purpose Driven Planning #4: The 10 Principles Of Success

Perficient

“Character is the real foundation for all worthwhile success” John Hammond. The reason why I decided to start off with this quote is because it’s firmly connected to what I’m about to share with you. The difference between character ethics and personality ethics.

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Healthcare Consumer Engagement Post-COVID

Perficient

How to Use a Quick Link Web Parts in Modern SharePoint

Perficient

SharePoint’s modern user interface (UI) provides web parts and a user-friendly experience. My favorite feature is the quick link web part, which is very easy to learn and adapt to.

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How to Modernize Your B2B/EDI Management Platform with Boomi

Perficient

EDI remains an indispensable technology that has evolved gradually over the last 50 years, but many EDI products are showing their age.

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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.

Purpose Driven Planning #3: The 7 Levels Deep Tool

Perficient

“If you want to become successful, do more than an average person does in a day” Rob Dahm. In order to get a more powerful “why” I’m going to share with you a tool I picked up from Dean Graziosi which truly makes a difference and provides you with a more sophisticated “why” behind your actions.

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