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UA Telehealth Nurse Researcher Collaborates with Universidad Mayor in Chile

Arizona Telemedicine Program

Phase One: Using Simulation Labs to Teach Future Telehealth Providers. For 15 years, I was a home hospice nurse who went out on emergency nighttime visits to patients who were experiencing symptoms that terrified their family.

Carefully consider every aspect of the integration of AI into health care

KevinMD

AI, artificial intelligence, is all the rage right now in medical news media. And this has many practicing physicians, even medical students, concerned. Will AI make diagnose heavy specialties such as dermatology and radiology obsolete? Can AI give rise to new medical specialties?

Our Mobile Health Data: Shared, Identifiable, and Privacy-Deprived

Health Populi

As more mobile app users — consumers, patients, and caregivers — use these handy digital health tools, much of the data we share can be re-identified and monetized by third parties well beyond those we believe we’re sharing with.

FDA regulations could create digital health opportunities for pharma

Mobi Health News

A new report from PwC predicts that new and proposed FDA regulations could open up doors for pharmaceutical companies looking to develop digital tools.

Telepsychiatry saves east Texas hospitals $18 million over 7 years

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

In the early 2000s, the state of Texas was in the midst of a widely recognized, multi-decade crisis from lack of mental health services for people in need. THE PROBLEM.

Clocktree featured in recent Geekwire article

Clocktree

Read about Clocktree on Geekwire. [link]. Seattle-area startup Clocktree offers a service for patients to find and receive therapy from mental health, relationship, addiction and nutrition counselors. Providers can connect through video and messaging with their patients, and the platform also gives counselors a HIPAA-compliant place to store notes, videos and documents. Read more…

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Report: Global telemedicine market will hit $130B by 2025

Mobi Health News

Roughly half of the market will be within the US alone, although China and India are also poised for growth

Perficient Minneapolis: Office Olympics Foster Collaboration and Creativity

Perficient

Perficient’s Minneapolis team has recreated their own Office Olympics competition, in an effort to put a fun twist to team building activities. A series of events has been planned a few weeks in advance, utilizing a high dose of creativity and office supplies at hand.

With the Silver Tsunami on its way, telehealth is ready for its moment

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

Browse the education sessions scheduled for the American Telemedicine Association's annual conference and expo in New Orleans next month, and you'll notice that many of them are geared toward elderly patients, home-based care and aging in place.

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Having Health Insurance Is A Social Determinant of Health

Health Populi

Health insurance was on the collective minds of American voters in the 2018 midterm elections.

Digital health company developing minimally invasive CGM Biolinq raises additional $4.75M

Mobi Health News

Biolinq's new funding was led by JDRF T1D Fund, Aphelion Capital and LifeSci Venture Partners.

Sue Murphy, Chief Experience Officer, UChicago Medicine, Chapter 2

Health System CIO

The way not to teach care providers how to show empathy and incorporate it into their workflow? By mandating it, says Sue Murphy, who believes it should be less about checking a box, and more about understanding what others are feeling. The word ‘audit’ has never conjured up a positive image.

Thailand launches telemedicine programme in rural areas

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

Last week, Thailand began development of its telemedicine programme at 32 hospitals located in rural areas in eight provinces, according to an article by the Bangkok post. The eight provinces are Chiang Rai, Kamphaeng Phet, Kanchanaburi, Kalasin, Phetchabun, Surin, Songkhla and Surat Thani.

Hot Damn, Healthcare Is On FHIR!

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. By Scott E. Rupp, publisher, Electronic Health Reporter. The healthcare technology world is ablaze, on FHIR.

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Mental health apps plentiful, but few provide clinical research

Mobi Health News

Researchers found that 64 percent of mental health apps claimed efficacy, although only 14 percent included any evidence

Highlighting Eight Technologies from the 2019 Market Overview

Aging in Place Technology Watch

The new trend – tech/services for older adults, not just tech. When the 2009 Market Overview was completed a decade ago, there were gadgets galore, most introduced with maximum enthusiasm and a shoestring of cash.

Chef Habitat – The Key to Self-Driving Applications

Perficient

One of the newest and most compelling technologies from Chef Software is a project known as Habitat. Much of the early messaging and use cases around Habitat have left some with the impression that it’s simply another way to build application containers.

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How Safe Are Your Medical Records?

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. It is not uncommon, in today’s age, to do large amounts of personal business online. This includes discussing or sharing medical records.

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Israel-based computational pathology startup Ibex raises $11M in Series A funding

Mobi Health News

Ibex Medical Analytics, an Israel-based startup founded in 2016 which is developing their own AI-driven computational pathology cancer diagnosis system, recently completed an $11M Series A funding round led by aMoon Fund.

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Health Datapalooza roundup

Morning eHealth

CMS chief directed dollars to GOP-connected consultants — Americans blame pharma, insurers and providers for health care costs

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Perficient Named Among Top App Modernization Providers

Perficient

With more businesses seeking cloud capabilities, app modernization and migration capabilities are crucial in utilizing existing software and data to digitally transform. Many businesses seek a partner to enhance their digital efforts that they may not have in their existing staff. This is an area in which Perficient focuses, helping clients optimize processes and get the most out of their data.

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Time to make telehealth strategies more personal

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

Primary topic: HIMSS19 Disable Auto Tagging: Short Headline: Time to make telehealth strategies more personal Featured Decision Content

Study finds new program using Google Glass, AI helps children with autism interpret emotions

Mobi Health News

Published in JAMA Pediatrics, the investigation found that children using the new system showed significant improvements in socialization skills.

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The process of shared decision-making: What it is, when it’s not, and what it should be

Society for Participatory Medicine

This is a guest post by SPM member, heart patient and author Elizabeth Rankin, BScN. Some background: one of the most-discussed topics on our blog is shared decision-making (SDM), with pages and pages of posts (75 in the category) , dating back to 2010’s Salzburg Global Seminar on the subject.

Increase Success by Managing Disruption with Change Management

Perficient

My previous post focused on the first stage in adopting O365 through change management. Today’s post puts the spotlight on increasing success and managing disruption.

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Senate HELP to push beyond 21st Century Cures

Morning eHealth

CHIME says HHS needs better cyber practice — Canadian study finds leaky apps

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Senseonics launches program for low-cost Eversense CGM systems

Mobi Health News

The Eversense Bridge program is geared towards patients with high-deductible insurance plans or plans that don't cover the full cost of Eversense CGM, and allows them to purchase the system for $99.

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CMS offers up to $1.6M in AI challenge for better healthcare prediction tools

FierceHealthIT

Details are finally out about a new artificial intelligence challenge aimed at creating tools to better predict patient health outcomes.

How many ways can a state tax a remote seller?

Perficient

Editor’s Note: This guest blog post comes courtesy of Gail Cole with Avalara. There’s been a lot of focus in recent months about economic nexus, but there are many ways for a state to tax a remote sale. Economic nexus is the preferred method du jour because of South Dakota v. Wayfair, Inc. June 21, 2018). In Wayfair, the Supreme Court of the United States found in favor of the state and overruled a physical presence rule that long kept states from taxing remote sales.

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AIs, acronyms, and more

Morning eHealth

VA telemedicine expanding — Checking in on Congress

Cancer care management platform OncoLens lands $1.35M in seed funding

Mobi Health News

The round was led by BIP Capital and Atlanta Technology Angels.

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Blockchain-enabled EHR is giving refugees access to healthcare

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

Primary topic: Telehealth Disable Auto Tagging: Short Headline: Blockchain-enabled EHR is giving refugees access to healthcare Featured Decision Content

Salesforce Employee Community Builds Culture for SSA Marine

Perficient

Building Culture Through an Employee Community. SSA Marine , a wholly owned subsidiary of Carrix, Inc., operates more cargo terminals than any other company in the world.

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IT leaders prioritizing patient experience, value-based care in 2019, survey finds

FierceHealthIT

Ramping up value-based care initiatives and improving the patient experience are top priorities for health IT leaders in 2019.