Sat.Mar 02, 2019 - Fri.Mar 08, 2019

Do physicians have a right to be forgotten?

KevinMD

When we all lived in villages, knowing individual merchants allowed you to identify and avoid the cheats. As we urbanized, brand names became the reputational marker. But when you are dealing on the internet, where no one “knows you’re a dog,” what guarantee do you have?

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Wireless sensors for NICUs allows babies to be held

Mobi Health News

A team of researchers from Northwestern University designed a new wireless sensor for neonatal babies that can track vitals.

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The Balance of Personalization and Privacy For Health/Care – Amazon and Beyond

Health Populi

“Is it possible to take personalization too far for consumers?” ” asks a paper on Privacy and Personalization from SmarterHQ. The answer is, “it depends.”

Digital health apps could save NHS billions, says report

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

Digital health could save public health services in England £7.5 billion (nearly $10 billion) across England, according to a report from Now Healthcare Group. WHY IT MATTERS.

How telemedicine can help patients and solve physician burnout

KevinMD

I have been practicing telemedicine successfully for four years. In 2015, I had to beg doctors to work in telemedicine. Because so many doctors were wary of it, I started to get licensed in multiple states, and now, I have 15 state licenses. Well, what a difference a few years makes.

Tasso scores $6.1M for patch-based home blood testing

Mobi Health News

The Cedars Sinai-incubated company plans to launch its first product in Q2 2019

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Specialist telemedicine platform saves Vista Community Clinic $1.8 million

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

As a federally qualified health center, Vista Community Clinic is a safety net for its neighborhood, managing an uninsured or underinsured patient population – in this case, 58 percent Medicaid, 2 percent Medicare and 32 percent uninsured. THE PROBLEM.

What physicians can learn from anthropologists

KevinMD

Since the passing of the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act in 2009, it has been said that health tech would dramatically revolutionize health care and the patient experience.

Gottlieb, whose FDA made major strides in digital health, resigns as commissioner

Mobi Health News

According to the Washington Post, which broke the news, the commissioner is leaving to spend more time with his family

Loving Wegmans and Amazon, Hating on the US Government: the Axios Harris Poll 100 in 2019

Health Populi

Americans love grocery stores, responsible retailers, technology and Amazon, Axios and Harris Poll found in this year’s top 100 visible company poll.

Focus on Technology for Older Adults Sharpens in 2019

Aging in Place Technology Watch

2019 Technology Market Overview is online this week.

A new health care dawn is coming

KevinMD

At some point in my career, I had the crazy idea that if I could scale the patient-centric work I was doing in my community at a small rural hospital — then I could make more of an impact. This is why, when a technology company came calling, dangling a carrot in front of my […].

Report: Livongo planning 2019 IPO

Mobi Health News

According to a Wall Street Journal report, the digital chronic disease management company is eyeing a $1B-plus valuation

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Digital Transformation Is The New Mantra But Can’t Happen Without Access To Connectivity

Health Populi

As more of our “things” get digitally connected, there’s an unanswered question about how our connected lives impact human life and health. A new report from the OECD asks and answers: How’s Life in the Digital Age?

Are patients consumers or not?

Morning eHealth

45,000 patients’ data exposed at Rush — Virta Health hires lobbyists

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Apple, PC, HD, DM: No, we’re talking about health care

KevinMD

I was in the hospital when I heard the word “apple.” Without hesitating, I reached into my pocket to see if I had my phone. But the person speaking was referring to the fruit, not the product. This got me thinking: “Has technology and our products now become more important than our health?” Technology surrounds […]. Find jobs at Careers by KevinMD.com. Search thousands of physician, PA, NP, and CRNA jobs now. Learn more. Tech Cardiology Diabetes Mobile health

Facebook, Instagram to limit spread of vaccine misinformation

Mobi Health News

Pages, groups and ads whose content includes "verifiable vaccine hoaxes" will be taking a backseat

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Most Americans Across Party ID Favor U.S. Government Negotiation to Lower Rx Drug Costs

Health Populi

There’s little Americans, by political party, agree upon in 2019. One of the only issues bringing people together in the U.S.

Innovations in Adobe Analytics via AEM Authoring

Perficient

In 2015 the Ford Motor Company made the significant investment to purchase and integrate the full Adobe Marketing Cloud solution with the goal to deliver personalized and optimized content through its myriad of digital channels.

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The 3 Legs of the Health Informatics Standards Process

Health Intersections

Lately, I’ve been describing the standards process that we’re engaged in – making a difference to people’s health through defining healthcare IT standards – as a process that has 3 legs. Kind of like this: Finding out whether you’re really friends.

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Microsoft finally puts an end to its Health Dashboard

Mobi Health News

Two and a half years after discontinuing its Microsoft Band, the tech giant announced plans to close down the corresponding platform.

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Gottlieb's eHealth legacy

Morning eHealth

Privacy watch: 42 CFR Part 2 letter — Medicare Advantage comments on telehealth

Best Place to Work Award: Perficient Colleagues Celebrate and Share Their Experiences

Perficient

The St. Louis Business Journal recently named Perficient a Best Place to Work. A team from our global headquarters celebrated the honor during an awards ceremony the publication hosted to spotlight winners of the annual program.

Why It Is Vital to Improve Access to Behavioral Health and How Telemedicine Can DO It.

eVisit

If you came upon this article looking for help because you are contemplating suicide, please call The National Suicide Prevention Hotline at 1-800-273-8255 and get help now.

Medical device, software company Zoll Medical acquires patient charting business Golden Hour

Mobi Health News

The acqusition will help expand Zoll Medical's charting services to EMS organizations of various sizes.

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Apple Health push raises overhype concerns

Morning eHealth

NFB refiles complaint against Epic — Seema Verma challenges negative Medicare app review

Storms Offer Utility Companies an Opportunity to Shine

Perficient

The world is random, and the future is unknown. We are continuously adapting to remain up-to-date and connected at all times through an omnichannel experience. Still, with the most advanced proactive measures, sometimes things happen. Think about this. A massive storm hits and power outages strike across an entire state. First responders are out in full force, roads are closed, flights are grounded at airports, and people just want answers. This is not as far-fetched as it may seem.

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Hospital Cybersecurity 2019: Seven Leadership-Level Strategies

HitPoint Blog

Dangerous cybersecurity attacks have become a sweeping problem across our healthcare industry, with most hospitals having experienced not one or two, but many threats in the last three years. It wasn’t that long ago when the most common perpetrator of security breaches was a negligent employee. But the majority of threats now are from cybercriminals and other malicious actors, according to the 2019 HIMSS Cybersecurity Survey published last month.

Pressure of virtual consultations could be ‘final straw’ for stressed out GPs

Mobi Health News

The necessity for GP surgeries to implement video and e-consultations is putting additional pressure on over-stretched out doctors, according to researchers and the British Medical Association

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Hospital consolidation doesn’t necessarily mean EHR savings

Morning eHealth

Facebook, Google to combat vaccine misinformation — Grassley alarmed by watchdog report on NIH data sharing

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OneStream – My High-Level Perspective

Perficient

I recently got my hands on OneStream software.

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5 Questions About Telehealth, Answered

Health Recovery Solutions

Telehealth offers a remote healthcare solution that can reduce the cost of care and lower hospital readmissions for patients, thus enhancing the quality of care.

Opinion: Four digital health predictions that transpired at the Mobile World Congress

Mobi Health News

After attending the 4YFN (four years from now) at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona recently, digital health entrepreneur and nurse Anna Sort outlines four key predictions for the healthcare of the future

VA pressed on EHR transition timeline

Morning eHealth

We’ve got a name (it’s not Berkmorgazon) — US attorney nudging PDMP use

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