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Akili is building its own digital therapeutic distribution platform, foregoing pharma partnerships

Mobi Health News

At CES 2019, the digital therapeutic company's CEO and cofounder described work on an independent prescription, procurement and support platform specific to digital medicines

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Improving Health outcomes with Telemedicine

eVisit

In recent years, healthcare providers and medical professionals have turned to increasingly advanced technologies to serve their patients and maintain an advantage in the healthcare marketplace.

Rush Medical Center seeks to become first U.S. hospital to move to 5G

FierceHealthIT

Rush University Medical Center announced Tuesday that it will become the first hospital in the U.S. to move to 5G broadband speeds. AT&T will provide the network services

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Health/Care Goes Retail at CES 2019

Health Populi

All health/care is retail now in America. I say this as most people in the U.S. who have health insurance must take on a deductible of some amount, which compels that insured individual to spend the first dollar on medical services up until they meet their financial commitment.

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Philips launches app-based hub for its senior caretaking products

Mobi Health News

Alongside device support, the Philips Cares app offers caretakers shared reminders, access to emergency services and data analysis features

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The Personal Health Record is the central pillar of Apple’s healthcare strategy

Lloyd Price

The market opportunity in healthcare is huge, and Apple sees healthcare and wellness as a core part of its app, services, and wearables strategies. Now the company is aiming to become your personal health record, jumping into research, medical devices, and more.

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Shutdown losses continue

Morning eHealth

It’s the JP Morgan hullabaloo! Q&A with Isaac Kohane

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Hospital at home tech: The ‘quiet revolution’ improving outcomes, cutting costs and building relationships

Mobi Health News

At CES 2019, experts from around the healthcare industry highlight the human benefits of home care technologies

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Babylon Health launches in the US

Lloyd Price

Do you want to change the world? Save the date and come learn about what's happening at Babylon. Join us for complimentary food and drinks as we look to expand our brand new US Team. We at Babylon Health are searching for the best software engineers, solution architects, product and project managers.

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NHS partners with Diabetes Digital Media, Ascensia to expand access to Low Carb Program

Mobi Health News

Diabetes Digital Media (DDM), the NHS, and Ascensia Diabetes Care have all partnered to bring DDM’s Low Carb program into the NHS. Through the new agreement, the digitally delivered, evidence-based behaviour change platform will become a supported part of the NHS Apps Library

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SCTRC End of the Year Survey!

Telehealth Blog

Click Here to Begin Survey! The post SCTRC End of the Year Survey! appeared first on LearnTelehealth. General survey telehealth education Telehealth Survey

Traditional players take 2018 funding lead but China, other international cities gaining steam in StartUp Health report

Mobi Health News

San Francisco, New York and Boston topped the funding charts this year but Bejining was on their heels.

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Patient Caregivers: The Importance of Self-Care

Christina's Considerations

I just returned from a long trip to help my dad care for my mom. I was able to get my own scheduled treatments shifted over to providers in that state and community. Upon arriving at my parents' home; I. Healthy Children and Families Hospitals & Health Systems The Patient Experience Workplace Health and Wellness

Humana's members will now have access to Fitbit Coach through the payer's Go365 wellness program

Mobi Health News

Go365 members will also have access to DailyBurn, MindSciences and Norm.

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MicroStrategy Announces Release of HyperIntelligence Analytics

Perficient

In a whirlwind of activity that included an executive networking lunch and live webcast, Q&A chat hosted by CMO Marge Breya and a ceremonial ringing of the Nasdaq opening bell, MicroStrategy officially unveiled MicroStrategy 2019 on Monday. Touted as the industry’s first and only enterprise platform for HyperIntelligence, transformational mobility and federated analytics, MicroStrategy 2019 promises to be an innovative breakthrough in enterprise analytics.

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In midst of government shutdown, former FDA commissioners argue for agency to split from HHS 

FierceHealthIT

A group of recent FDA commissioners from both sides of the aisle have found an issue they agree on: that the agency should break up with the Department of Health and Human Services.

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How Virtual Reality Is Changing the Future of Healthcare Delivery

care innovations

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More primary care doctors, specialists prescribing buprenorphine to treat patients for opioid addiction

FierceHealthIT

Given the country’s opioid crisis, laws were changed to allow more physicians to prescribe buprenorphine to help patients addicted to opioids.

Practice Management Systems Market 2023

Healthcare Guys

The practice management systems industry is predicted to witness the fastest growth in demand in Asia-Pacific (APAC), at CAGR of 10.5

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Cerner vows to open EHR to third-party development

FierceHealthIT

Cerner CEO Brent Shafer announced during a Tuesday presentation that the company would begin to accelerate the environment for third-party development on its EHR

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Dispute between Community Health Systems, Quorum Health settled by arbitrators

FierceHealthIT

Tennessee-based hospital company Quorum Health Corporation will receive $11.4 million in payments it made under service contracts with health giant Community Health Systems, an arbitrator ruled last week. However, Quorum Health must pay CHS $1.5 million in withheld payments

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The biggest discharge planning hazards faced by hospitals

FierceHealthIT

Discharge planning is fraught with pitfalls for hospitals, according to a new report, but effective communication and adaptability can help providers avoid them.

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CMS guidance aims to ease access to nursing home waivers for ACOs

FierceHealthIT

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services is making it easier for accountable care organizations that accept downside risk to obtain waivers for a rule that requires a three-day inpatient stay before a referral to a nursing home

Molina Healthcare saw a stunning turnaround last year. Can the growth continue?

FierceHealthIT

Has Molina Healthcare’s new leadership team been so successful in their company turnaround that they’ve run out of places to grow? Not even close, CEO Joseph Zubretsky says

Payer Roundup—Democrats pass resolution to defend ACA against lawsuit

FierceHealthIT

The House passed a resolution to defend the Affordable Care Act against a lawsuit, plus other payer news

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Healthcare Roundup—Johns Hopkins taps ex-prosecutor to head All Children’s Hospital Heart Institute probe 

FierceHealthIT

Johns Hopkins has named a former federal prosecutor to lead its investigation into safety concerns at All Children's Hospital's Heart Institute, plus more healthcare headlines

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