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Keys to Maximizing Business, Clinical and Operational Efficiencies in the World of Remote Patient Monitoring

care innovations

Is remote patient monitoring (RPM) a good fit for your organization? Choosing an RPM program can be an exciting time.

Adopting the DoorDash model to health delivery

KevinMD

I was reading an article in The New York Times entitled, "The Rise of the Virtual Restaurant." More and more people, particularly in urban settings, are using apps like Uber Eats, Grubhub, and DoorDash to bring fresh, warm food directly to their doorsteps.

What Younger Generations Demand from Health IT?

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. By Shawn Mike, content creator, Dynamologic Solutions. In the age of internet and online shopping, striving to make it into the future by relying on traditional or outdated practices will get you nowhere! Thanks to the younger generations, various private and public departments are favoring online presence more now and we think, healthcare department should […].

Healthcare ERP System Selection

Optimum Healthcare IT

Considering replacing your Healthcare ERP system? Selecting & implementing a new ERP solution is not a small undertaking & making the right decision involves many factors. The post Healthcare ERP System Selection appeared first on Optimum Healthcare IT.

Building Your Digital Health Ecosystem

With the fragmentation of the pharmacy industry, digitized provider networks can offer a much-needed solution to connectivity, data sharing, collaboration and interoperability between physicians, patients and pharmacies.

Technology and the Evolution of Care

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. By Dr. Michael Blackman, medical director, population health and analytics, Allscripts. As healthcare delivery continues to evolve, healthcare technology needs to be there to support it. But, how will technology facilitate healthcare as we move forward? Healthcare accessibility, especially for certain populations, continues to be problematic.

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61 health tech companies report 2018 revenues, feature on Inc. 5,000 list

Mobi Health News

If the recent trend of IPOs keeps up, more and more digital companies will have their revenue numbers out in the open. But in the meantime, for private companies, we have to take those numbers where we can find them, which is why each year MobiHealthNews parses Inc. Magazine's Inc.

VA’s Cerner project hits a snag

Morning eHealth

Most Americans don’t trust doctors’ offices to secure their info — 42 CFR Part 2 proposal out

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Build the CyberSecurity Culture Your Hospital Needs, Part 1: Strategic Essentials

Phoenix Health Systems

Hospitals are overdue. Their affirming HIPAA compliance is one thing — a very good thing — but it’s not enough to protect them from the dangerous cyber attacks the healthcare industry experiences every day. A giant leap from basic regulatory compliance to the challenging achievement of a genuine cybersecurity culture is needed.

Privacy and the New Health Ciitizen

Health Populi

Data security breaches, access challenges, and privacy leakages plague the current state of Americans’ personal health information (PHI).

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Telemedicine: Real-Time Trauma and Clinical Care with Global Reach

Today, connecting the patient to the right specialist is largely dependent on the patient’s ability to travel to the physician’s location. The ability to use technology to monitor patients in real-time, share information about their condition and provide treatment remotely, will improve the quality of care and save lives for patients everywhere.

UMass Amherst project powers wearable sensors via human skin

Mobi Health News

The novel approach seeks to sidestep the need for bulky batteries, allowing health wearables and sensors to become smaller and less restrictive for the wearer

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Why telehealth isn’t in nursing homes

Morning eHealth

Genevieve Morris running for Congress — Watchdogs rap VA scheduling and Medicaid data

Build the CyberSecurity Culture Your Hospital Needs, Part 1: Strategic Essentials

Phoenix Health Systems

Hospitals are overdue. Their affirming HIPAA compliance is one thing — a very good thing — but it’s not enough to protect them from the dangerous cyber attacks the healthcare industry experiences every day. A giant leap from basic regulatory compliance to the challenging achievement of a genuine cybersecurity culture is needed.

Health Care Providers Grow Consumer-Facing Muscles Driven by Retail & Tech-Health Competition

Health Populi

As patients continue to morph into health care payers, they’re increasingly expecting value-for-money, transparency, and customer experiences that show respect, bolster trust, and deliver quality services. Is that so much to ask from health care providers?

Community Health Centers: Increase Growth through Care Management + Telehealth

Understand the Growth Potential for Community Health Centers through this Easy-To-Use Care Management Guide. This guide covers Billing, Claims Processing and Payment for CCM, BHI and More!

AliveCor ends sales of KardiaBand, its ECG accessory for Apple Watches

Mobi Health News

The news comes roughly eight months after Apple launched its own hardware and software ECG feature for the Apple Watch Series 4

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MIPS Quality Scores Are Now Public

Healthcare IT Today

It seems like an eternity that we’ve been writing about government regulations like Meaningful Use, HITECH, MIPS, MACRA, and a bunch of other abbreviations that many would like to forget, but can’t because they’re still a part of many organizations’ daily lives.

Why telehealth isn’t it in nursing homes

Morning eHealth

Genevieve Morris running for Congress — Watchdogs rap VA scheduling and Medicaid data

Industry Voices—House calls are making a virtual revival. How telehealth is changing facilities management

FierceHealthIT

House calls are making a virtual revival—thanks to the rise of telehealth. As telehealth programs continue to expand, it’s crucial to understand how the future of facility management will shift with these technological advancements in healthcare.

Forrester Names Leader in Virtual Health Care Solutions

Forrester Research identified and evaluated the top players in digital health. Read the report to see who stood out—and who needs to catch up.

Fitbit partners with Singapore’s HPB on population-based public health initiative

Mobi Health News

Fitbit announced yesterday that it will be collaborating with Singapore’s Health Promotion Board (HPB) on a healthy population project in support of Singapore’s Smart Nation initiative.

Finally the Scanner I Started Looking for a Decade Ago

Healthcare IT Today

It’s nice to think that with an EHR in place, healthcare could finally be paperless. Besides the fact that the EHR is a paper printing machine, the amount of paper that’s brought through the door by patients is astounding.

Slow start for EHR apps

Morning eHealth

Democrats take on broadband in 2020 race — E&C tech adviser heads to White House

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Hospitals figure out how to implement CMS transparency requirement

FierceHealthIT

Some hospitals are struggling to figure out how to meet a proposed requirement to post payer-negotiated rates online, with a final January deadline likely looming

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Medtech and healthtech-specific co-working space launched in Singapore

Mobi Health News

Singapore-based medtech startup Aardvark Labs and Padang & Co, an innovation catalyst, joined forces to launch Catalyst, a co-working space which aims to creates new partnerships that deliver real health outcomes and meaningful business impact in the healthcare industry.

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DirectTrust Working on Standard For Secure Instant Messaging

Healthcare IT Today

In recent years, instant messaging has taken its place alongside texting as a platform for quick ‘n dirty business communication. The thing is, instant messaging platforms generally haven’t been built for the privacy-critical information healthcare professionals share.

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FHIR Scaling to a Nation

Healthcare Exchange Standards

Most discussions about FHIR are simple interaction diagrams like this: Many Sources (n !=

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As digital disruptors make inroads, pharmacy giants shifting to health services, J.D. Power executive says

FierceHealthIT

There is a retail pharmacy war brewing between industry incumbents CVS Health and Walgreens and new digital disruptors like Amazon’s PillPack.

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Despite growing availability of APIs for patient health records, uptake remains low

Mobi Health News

According to a new study published in JAMA, researchers found that the rate of unique users downloading their health records through an API on a month-over-month basis was flat.

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Hospitals Still Struggling To Share Data Effectively

Healthcare IT Today

A new survey suggests that despite spending countless dollars and people-hours on the problem, hospitals and health systems are still struggling with data sharing.

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What Therapists Need to Know About HIPAA Compliant Communications

TheraNest

This post has been authored by Anabeli Fernandez, Marketing Manager at Hushmail, as part of our guest post series. Learn more about Katie at the bottom of this post.

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Survey finds alarming number of healthcare workers have not had cybersecurity training

FierceHealthIT

Despite the increasing cyberthreats, nearly a third of healthcare employees (32%) said that they had never received cybersecurity training from their workplace but think they should have, according to a Kaspersky report

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Providing on-demand ride services to seniors improves access to care, reduces social isolation

Mobi Health News

A recent independent study found that Lyft's platform was very well received by older patients with chronic disease

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