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Robotics, automation, and the future of remote health care

KevinMD

As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, health care innovation has been occurring at an unprecedented rate.

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Walmart launches telehealth program aimed at diabetes

Healthcare It News

Walmart Health's telehealth company MeMD launched a virtual care diabetes program this past week aimed at helping individuals improve management of the disease.

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The Demand for Self-Care At-Home Will Grow Post-Pandemic – Insights from IRI

Jane Sarashon

The coronavirus pandemic has re-shaped consumers across many life- and work-flows.

Fujitsu begins research to develop AI for early pancreatic cancer detection in Japan

Mobi Health News

The AI tech can spot signs of pancreatic cancer from non-contrast CT images

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How to Optimize Your Modern Patient Engagement

Speaker: Prof. Dina Ziadlou, Ph.D., Chair of Digital Transformation Leadership at International Society for Telemedicine and e-Health

As our healthcare ecosystem is a patient-centric system toward achieving quality care domains, it is essential to reshape our client empowerment and engagement strategies based on digital transformation to maximize the effectiveness of healthcare outcomes.

ACA Enrollment Reaches 35 Million Signups

ACA Times

Following the 2021 tax year, the ACA has garnered the highest number of enrollments it has ever seen. Over 35 million Americans have obtained health coverage because of the ACA, according to a report issued by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).

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How UCHealth's Virtual Health Center has enabled innovation, scaled capability and capacity

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

Before the COVID-19 pandemic, University of Colorado Health had been developing multiple virtual care systems over several years. THE PROBLEM.

Hello Heart scores $70M to grow digital hypertension management service

Mobi Health News

The round comes nearly a year after the company announced it had raised $45 million in Series C financing

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Perficient Named One of Chicago’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® in 2022

Perficient Digital Transformation

Congratulations to our Chicago team for being recognized as one of Chicago’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For®. This is our fifth consecutive year being recognized for this award. This adds to our growing list of awards and recognitions! “I’m

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Health Equity and Health Disparities with Scott Afzal

Healthcare IT Today

One of the glaring problems that’s appeared much more clearly in healthcare the past couple years is health equity and health disparities. It’s a multi-faceted problem that’s not going to be solved over night. In many ways, it’s engrained in many parts of our system.

2022 Guide to Improved Patient Outcomes: AI-Powered Remote Monitoring and Increasing Revenue for Your Practice

Speaker: Mintu Turakhia M.D. M.A.S., Consulting Head of Medical, 100Plus | Mike Wurm, Director of Product and Strategy, 100Plus | Daniel Gasparini, Director of Sales | Nadia Ziyadeh-Hammad, LVN, RPM Coordinator, Greenville Healthcare Associates

2022 brings new healthcare challenges. With the rising need for remote patient monitoring (RPM) and new COVID-19 variants increasing that need, 100Plus continues to reduce patient, clinician, and health care system barriers to RPM use.

How one grant can enhance care delivery and health education across the board

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

In 2020, the Federal Communication Commission's telehealth grant program awarded Decatur County Memorial Hospital in Greensburg, Indiana, $698,603 for remote patient monitoring equipment, a patient telehealth platform, network upgrades, tablets and mobile hotspots.

University of Sydney researchers create sensor bracelet for hand-impaired persons

Mobi Health News

The device allows them to use handheld controllers to play video games

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Perficient Chennai Helps Out with The Great Indian Dog Show!

Perficient Digital Transformation

Nestled away in a quiet neighborhood of the bustling Chennai Metropolis, you’re greeted by the sight of a modest board next to a neat alley proclaiming in a cheerful tone – “Blue Cross of India – Madras”.

How Advanced Biomarker Monitoring Can Transform Healthcare

Healthcare IT Today

The following is a guest article by Hooman Abediasl, EVP of Product Engineering for Rockley Photonics. The human body is a complex machine.

Remote Patient Monitoring Powered by AI Leads to Improved Health Metrics for Senior Patients

Remote Patient Monitoring provides measurable improvements in patient health outcomes across treated conditions, including hypertension, obesity, and diabetes. These quantitative patient outcomes provide credible data on patient progression and practitioner performance.

ACP, ATA, ORCHA announce new framework supporting health app safety

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

The American College of Physicians, the American Telemedicine Association and the Organization for the Review of Care and Health Applications announced a new framework this week aimed at helping healthcare professionals and patients make informed decisions about digital health tools.

AliveCor launches heart health management program and more digital health briefs

Mobi Health News

Also: Pediatric behavioral health company Brightline partners with a youth health education nonprofit to develop teen programs, and digital fitness startup FitOn launches courses for seniors and people with chronic conditions

Optimizely Search : How to search for all expired assets

Perficient Digital Transformation

First of all, I want to mention that EPiServer Find (now known as Optimizely Search and Navigation) is a great tool to search for content on an Optimizely site, whether its CMS or Commerce. It comes with a range of options to customize and with filtering and boosting ability to get the best results.

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Capable Health Raises $6M to Underpin The Next Revolution in U.S. Healthcare

Healthcare IT Today

Healthcare infrastructure company Capable Health announced today it has raised $6 million in seed funding led by M13, with participation from AlleyCorp and Able Partners.

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Playbook: Critical & Time-Sensitive Pharmaceutical Cold Chain Shipments Best Practices

In this playbook, we look at the role accurate, real-time data plays in extending your visibility, best practices for increasing your visibility.

Ketogenic Diet Food List: What You Can and Cannot Eat

Health and Wellness Blog | Uplifting People To Live A Healthier Life

The ketogenic diet is getting more popular day by day because of its possible advantages for weight reduction and glucose control. Early evidence likewise proposes that this low-carb, high-fat eating regimen might assist with treating specific tumors, Alzheimer’s illness, and other ailments.

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Cerebral to pause controlled substance prescriptions for new patients

Mobi Health News

The suspension comes as the digital mental health company faces increasing pressure over its prescription practices, particularly for ADHD medications

What Your Digital Commerce Strategy Means to Your Company

Perficient Digital Transformation

Last week, we introduced our blog series on insurance commerce. We discussed the need to consider all the commerce activities that take place before the customer engages in a purchase. First, You’ll Need a Strategy.

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Clinician Corner: Meet Nicole Bradbury, LCSW

Iris Telehealth

Iris clinicians are at the heart of what makes our organization such a special place to work. That’s why we’re turning the spotlight on the amazing work they’re doing every day. This month, we’re sitting down to talk with Nicole Bradbury.

19 Massive Telehealth Learnings After 4,000,000 Visits in 2021

Speaker: Matt McBride, CEO and Co-Founder of Mend

Join Matt McBride, CEO of Mend, for an engaging discussion of the current state of Telehealth and patient engagement, including how your organization can streamline workflows to improve patient care.

The Business of Giving Patients Control of Their Health Data – Healthcare IT Today Podcast Episode 87

Healthcare IT Today

For the 87th episode of the Healthcare IT Podcast, we’re talking about The Business of Giving Patients Control of Their Health Data. It’s easy to say that patients should have access to their data. ONC and other legislation have made it clear that patients have a right to their data.

China Mobile launches mobile health app in Hong Kong

Mobi Health News

The company is looking to expand its coverage across China's Greater Bay Area

Working Agreements for Team Cohesion

Perficient Digital Transformation

This is the second post in my series focused on individuals and teams. In this blog I will share how working agreements help a group of disparate individuals become a team. A team is a group of individuals who come together to work towards a common goal.

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People Thinking More About the Value of Health Care, Beyond Cost

Jane Sarashon

The rate of people in the U.S. skipping needed health care due to cost tripled in 2021. This prompted West Health (the Gary and Mary West nonprofit organizations’ group) and Gallup to collaborate on research to quantified Americans’ views on and challenges with personal medical costs.

How Real-Time Tracking of Shipments Supports the Distribution of Pharmaceuticals

This guide explores critical concepts that supply chain professionals need to know when it comes to tracking and analyzing cold chain shipments.

Key GIS Insights, Trends, and Happenings that Healthcare Should Know About

Healthcare IT Today

This week I had the honor of attending and speaking at the Esri Health and Human Services GIS Conference in Redlands, CA. The event brought together some of the top health experts in GIS (Geographic Information System Mapping) from across the healthcare industry.

Element5 raises $30M to automate post-acute administrative work and more digital health fundings

Mobi Health News

Also: Imagene AI raises $21.5 million across two rounds for precision cancer care, and Capable Health scores $6 million in seed funding to help providers build healthcare apps

Senators decry lack of 'sunlight' on PBM processes, push for reforms in transparency

Fierce Healthcare

Senators decry lack of 'sunlight' on PBM processes, push for reforms in transparency. rking. Thu, 05/05/2022 - 13:42

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