Tue.Nov 17, 2020

The Pandemic, Amazon, Pharmacy, and the Digital Transformation of Health Consumers

Health Populi

As the COVID-19 pandemic emerged in the U.S., Americans were already Primed for ecommerce — even in health care. The coronavirus accelerated the digital transformation on people as consumers — and consumers as health consumers.

Amazon furthers foothold in digital pharmacies with launch of Amazon Pharmacy store

Mobi Health News

Patients will be able to compare medication brands and get prescriptions delivered to their home.

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Most clinicians can't access telehealth directly from EHRs

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

According to a survey released Tuesday by the COVID-19 Healthcare Coalition, the majority of physicians and other qualified healthcare professionals say telehealth is positively influencing clinical outcomes, patient experience, cost and professional satisfaction.

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Pear Therapeutics launches Somryst for the treatment of chronic insomnia

Mobi Health News

The cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia program is designed to be an end-to-end virtual experience.

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Shaping the Future of Telemedicine with GoBe Robots

The GoBe Robot allows doctors to move around and participate in diagnosis and treatment from wherever they are, enabling efficient remote health interaction between staff and patients while saving time, costs and CO2.

Bonded Internet: Improving Connectivity Within Rural Medical and Dental Practices

Electronic Health Reporter

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Epic Health Research Network – A Near Real Time Medical Journal?

Healthcare IT Today

One of the biggest efforts coming out of Epic recently and one of the things Judy Faulkner, Founder of Epic, is most excited about is their Epic Health Research Network.

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Report shows pharma industry struggling to handle mobile-based cyber-attacks

Mobi Health News

Seventy-seven per cent of mobile phishing attempts on pharmaceutical organisations through the third quarter of 2020 intended on delivering malware

Sustaining Accelerated Innovation & Adoption in HIT post COVID – #HITsm Chat Topic

Healthcare IT Today

We’re excited to share the topic and questions for this week’s #HITsm chat happening Friday, 11/20 at Noon ET (9 AM PT).

AliveCor raises $65M, Strava closes $110M and more digital health fundings

Mobi Health News

Also: Upfront Healthcare announces $11.5M in funding; Solv scores $27M and adds to its team; Levels gets $12M in a seed round.

Why Is Patient Engagement Important? | Frontline Group

There are 5 critical opportunities to unlock the full power of patient engagement, which can improve your patient retention, as well as improving their health outcomes. In this eBook you will learn about: What Is Patient Engagement? How Does Patient Engagement Improve Outcomes? Why Is It Important to Include Patients in Their Care? What Are Patient Engagement Tools? What is Patient Engagement technology? Download Now this informational resource and start using a patient engagement platform to give yourself as a Provider higher satisfaction scores.

Founders’ Vision: Disrupting the Disruption in Healthcare, Enabling Virtual Care for Hospitals and Health Systems

eVisit

Published: Nov. 17, 2020. telehealth Telemedicine eVisit Enterprise Virtual Care platform virtual care technology virtual care platform Simplify Healthcare Delivery disrupting the disruption in healthcare healthcare disruption National Entrepreneurs Month National Entrepreneurs Day

Provider groups including AHA, AMA call for White House to work with Biden administration

FierceHealthIT

Provider groups including AHA, AMA call for White House to work with Biden administration. treed. Tue, 11/17/2020 - 13:03

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Central Logic Acquires Ensocare to Ease Transitions from Hospital to Post-Acute Care

Healthcare IT Today

Central Logic, the leading healthcare access and orchestration company, announced today that it has acquired Omaha-based Ensocare, which automates the inpatient referral process to post-acute care (PAC).

Amazon likely to gain 'major ground' on CVS, Walgreens and other chains, analysts say

FierceHealthIT

Amazon likely to gain 'major ground' on CVS, Walgreens and other chains, analysts say. rking. Tue, 11/17/2020 - 16:38

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The Top 5 Challenges You’ll Face When Scaling Telehealth Services Nationally

If you’re thinking about expanding your telehealth services to more states, whether it’s five or 50, we’ve outlined the top five obstacles you’ll need to plan for, to ensure you’re delivering an exceptional brand and clinical experience.

CMS Nursing-Home Survey Replaced Annual Survey, Provided Window into COVID-19 Operations

HealthStream

In early 2020, CMS revised its survey process for long-term care facilities to focus on COVID-19 awareness and preparedness. What do facilities need to know

Amazon ramps up healthcare competition with launch of online pharmacy, prescription savings benefit

FierceHealthIT

Amazon ramps up healthcare competition with launch of online pharmacy, prescription savings benefit. treed. Tue, 11/17/2020 - 09:19

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Physician Champions and Healthcare IT Projects

Optimum Healthcare IT

The Physician Champion plays an integral role in the successful development and implementation of a healthcare IT project. The post Physician Champions and Healthcare IT Projects appeared first on Optimum Healthcare IT. EHR Implementation Healthcare IT Physician Champion

Kaiser MA plan agrees to pay $6M to DOJ to settle false claims allegations

FierceHealthIT

Kaiser MA plan agrees to pay $6M to DOJ to settle false claims allegations. rking. Tue, 11/17/2020 - 12:15

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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.

What will the world look like after COVID-19?

Henry Kotula

[link]. Like a lot of people, I have really gotten into listening to podcasts over the last year. They’re such an immersive way to learn about the world, and I like how the format lets you dive as deep on a topic as you want.

Why GuideWell is driving greater innovation for caregiver supports

FierceHealthIT

Why GuideWell is driving greater innovation for caregiver supports. pminemyer. Tue, 11/17/2020 - 12:06

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Empathy: The Business Value of Experience Design (Part 1 of 8)

Perficient

This is the second in a series of blog posts sharing the results of our study on the business value of experience design.

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AMA calls for increased COVID prevention in correctional facilities, end to disinformation campaigns

FierceHealthIT

AMA calls for increased COVID prevention in correctional facilities, end to disinformation campaigns. treed. Tue, 11/17/2020 - 12:36

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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.

Telehealth and Cybersecurity: Is Your Crisis Solution Putting You at Risk?

GlobalMed

Name two dominant influences on 21st-century healthcare and it’s a safe bet that telemedicine and cybersecurity would make the list.

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Will we still be wearing masks at Thanksgiving 2021? Here's what Fauci says

FierceHealthIT

Will we still be wearing masks at Thanksgiving 2021? Here's what Fauci says. treed. Tue, 11/17/2020 - 14:50

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Implementing Workflow in Sitecore: A Mini-Series Part 1 – Overview

Perficient

You or your company have chosen to use Sitecore as your CMS of choice. Hooray you made a good decision! Making new pages for your site is easy! It’s truly the bread and butter of using Sitecore: ease of content creation. Simply create a page, populate it with components, and then publish.

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CMS: Estimated improper Medicare payments down $16B since 2016

FierceHealthIT

CMS: Estimated improper Medicare payments down $16B since 2016. rking. Tue, 11/17/2020 - 11:07

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.

Mass Deleting Items in Sitecore

Perficient

When deleting a Sitecore item with many descendants, I get nervous if the operation times out. How much actually got deleted? Was the deletion successful?

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AMA issues recommendations to ease challenges of high-deductible health plans

FierceHealthIT

AMA issues recommendations to ease challenges of high-deductible health plans. pminemyer. Tue, 11/17/2020 - 15:22

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How To Set Up.NET Core Web App With React & TypeScript

Perficient

If you are trying to build a.NET Core Web Application with React.js, there is a template that you can create your project with in Visual Studio. However, if you want to incorporate Typescript in your application, there are a few extra steps that you have to take.

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