Mon.Jun 29, 2020

Growing Evidence for eConsults – the Asynchronous, Clinician-to-Clinician Platform for Telehealth

Health Populi

Health care providers stood up virtual health care services with lightning speed as the coronavirus pandemic emerged in the U.S.

Masimo announces device designed to reduce opioid withdrawal symptoms

Mobi Health News

The device applies electrical impulses to the cranial nerves around the ear, which can reduce neuron activity and opioid withdrawal symptoms

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Here's how smaller practices can prepare for continuing telehealth demands

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

As the coronavirus pandemic swelled throughout the country, many healthcare providers found themselves abruptly pivoting – sometimes in a matter of days – to virtual care. While larger health systems had the infrastructure in place to do so, many smaller practices struggled to keep up.

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SidekickHealth secures multi-million dollar deal with Pfizer

Mobi Health News

The firms are collaborating to launch a digital medication management and lifestyle platform across Europe.

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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.

What COVID-19 Taught Us About Telehealth and its (Now Permanent) Role in Patient Care

Healthcare IT Today

The following is a guest article by Michael Morgan and Andrew Barbash, MD from Updox. Prior to COVID-19, telemedicine was a novelty for the majority of providers. Concerns over privacy, technology costs and reimbursements limited the ability of hospitals to integrate virtual visits into routine care.

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After initial spike, telehealth visits are on the decline, report finds

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

A new report from the Commonwealth Fund found a "plateau" in the growth of telemedicine visits, accounting for a relatively small percentage of rebounding ambulatory care services.

Medical video game maker Level Ex acquired by surgical technology firm Brainlab

Mobi Health News

Level Ex expects to grow its existing business among Brainlab's partners, and will also be lending its design and animation expertise to the German company's digital efforts

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ACA Penalties under §4980H are not Subject to a Statute of Limitations

ACA Times

2 minute read: As businesses reopen and bring workers back to offices, restaurants, and retail stores across the country, employers should take this opportunity to look at their ACA compliance programs. The IRS Office of the Chief Counsel recently issued new field advice (“ Field Notice ”) making it clear that there is no statute of limitations for the assessment of an Employer Shared Responsibility Payment (“ESRP”) under Internal Revenue Code Section §4980H.

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New Irish contact tracing app ‘less invasive than Alexa’

Mobi Health News

The European Open Science Cloud Secretariat initiative has approved €1,235,000 in emergency funding for 32 projects to specifically tackle the COVID-19 pandemic.

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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.

Are doctors abandoning telehealth?

Morning eHealth

How health IT delays diagnoses — CMMI head in line to join domestic policy council

The Changing Face of Digital Health In The Age of COVID-19

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. By Vinisha Joshi, research content developer, Global Market Insights.

Mayo Clinic announces advanced care at home model with Medically Home

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

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Tips For Starting Your Own Medical Practice 

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. Starting a medical practice is a major career move, one that you need to think about very carefully before undertaking.

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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.

Loneliness is an issue for COVID-19 patients that tech alone can't solve, says former HIMSS employee

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

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Hospitals in new COVID-19 hot spots face delicate balancing act with elective surgeries

FierceHealthIT

Hospitals in new COVID-19 hot spots face delicate balancing act with elective surgeries. rking. Mon, 06/29/2020 - 15:01

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A Pragmatic Approach to Helping Kids Eat Healthier

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. Many parents find themselves tasked with figuring out ways to get their kids to eat healthier. If you have picky eaters or have struggled to figure out what to make your kids, here are some […]. The article A Pragmatic Approach to Helping Kids Eat Healthier appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. Editorial healthy eating kids and healthy eating

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Amid COVID-19 job losses, nearly 500K sign-up for coverage on Healthcare.gov

FierceHealthIT

Amid COVID-19 job losses, nearly 500K sign-up for coverage on Healthcare.gov. pminemyer. Mon, 06/29/2020 - 10:45

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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.

Tips For A Healthier Life

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. Many people live hectic lives that often take a toll on their overall health. If your health isn’t where you want it, there are ways to improve it. Physical Fitness In your school days, gym […]. The article Tips For A Healthier Life appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. Editorial Benefits of Drinking Water Tips for a Healthier Life

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Retro Tech Cool – Healthcare IT Today Podcast Episode 39

Healthcare IT Today

For the 39th episode of the Healthcare IT Podcast, we’re talking about the retro technologies that are still popular in healthcare. We dive into why many of these technologies are still popular.

SMART Goals for Your Telehealth Program

Health Recovery Solutions

To launch or expand your telehealth program, you need to begin by defining your program’s goals and objectives.

The Big Unlock: How COVID-19 will Unlock a New Care Future

American Well

I recently had the pleasure of representing Aligned Telehealth and our Amwell family at ‘The Big Unlock’ virtual event where we dove into the question: How will connected health technology change the future of healthcare?

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.

Cleveland Clinic Florida's CEO resigns for value-based care gig. Here's what he'll be doing

FierceHealthIT

Cleveland Clinic Florida's CEO resigns for value-based care gig. Here's what he'll be doing. treed. Mon, 06/29/2020 - 20:51

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HITRUST Certified, Full Encryption, and Security – Telehealth Features Series

Healthcare IT Today

In this Teleahealth Feature Series, we’re going to cover the long list of potential telehealth features available today. As you’re considering your own approach to telehealth, we will provide you a look at all the possible features telehealth companies are offering on the market.

Why Automating Provider Procedure Data Collection Can Ensure Patient Safety

HealthStream

Patient-safety experts have found a strong correlation between patient outcomes and the number of times the procedure has been performed. Credentialing software can track and report procedure volumes, as well as indicator-based performance evaluation

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HIStalk Interviews Matt Wilson, SVP of Healthcare Strategy, Infor

HIStalk Interviews

Matt Wilson is SVP of healthcare strategy for Infor of. Interviews

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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.

Houston pharmacist dubbed 'Compound King' gets 10-year prison sentence in $21M fraud case

FierceHealthIT

Houston pharmacist dubbed 'Compound King' gets 10-year prison sentence in $21M fraud case. pminemyer. Mon, 06/29/2020 - 13:34

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Why SEO Must Be an Essential Element of Your Site Migration – Here’s Why #243

Perficient

Site migration can be a daunting task for many SEOs, but it can also be done strategically. The site migration process can also offer an excellent opportunity to fix your website foundation. In this episode of the?award-winning?Here’s award-winning?Here’s

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From Newsletters to Blogs: Sharing Internal Healthcare Stories

Geonetric

Content hubs are strategized, branded editorial spaces to share unique, audience-focused content marketing, such as blogs, infographics, videos, and more. They’re often used on external healthcare websites to reach patients and visitors.

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