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Consumers’ and Physicians’ Growing Embrace of Digital Health via PwC

Health Populi

Most consumers would be willing to try an FDA-approved app or online to treat a medical condition, as well as receiving hospital care at home if would be less costly.

The Future is Now: Robots at Work in Healthcare

Electronic Health Reporter

This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. From faster diagnosis to enhancing operations across care management, compliance and accounting, artificial intelligence (AI) is revolutionizing the healthcare landscape.

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Discharged Patients From The Hospital -                    Telemedicine Can Assist With Their Treatment

eVisit

There are a myriad of reasons to utilize telemedicine in your organization, ranging from easier access to care, to reducing costs for your company.

In-Depth: Looking back at 10 years of digital health coverage

Mobi Health News

As MobiHealthNews turns 10, we've chosen a story from each year to tell a small piece of our story, and the story of digital health

In 2023, the U.S. Will Still Be the #1 Prescription Drug Spender in the World, IQVIA Forecasts

Health Populi

Today, as Congress kicks off hearings about the cost of prescription drugs in the United States, IQVIA published its 2019 report on The Global Use of Medicine in 2019 and Outlook to 2023.

Tips for successful video appointments

Clocktree

Telehealth visits are becoming more popular as an efficient, convenient way to connect healthcare providers with clients. If you are just getting started offering telehealth services, here are some things to consider to help your clients get the most out of their video visits with you. Set up your web cam slightly above eye level. The closer you can align the camera to your focal point (the screen) the more your interaction will seem natural to the person on the other end.

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Apple, Aetna collaborating on new Watch-driven wellness rewards program

Mobi Health News

The Attain program will combine members' health record data with activity tracking to offer personalized goals, with rewards that include the Apple Watch itself

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Care Gets Personal at Philips for Parents and Babies

Health Populi

Our homes should nurture our health. In addition to nutrition and good food, positive relationships, clean air and water, and the basic needs that bolster whole health, technology is playing a growing role to help us manage health at home.

MannKind is Fixing Foundations to Build a Big Future

Insulin Nation

Michael Castagna, PharmD, is CEO of MannKind Corporation. Michael is a pharmacist by training and a turnaround expert with a strong record of healthcare innovation. He described the progress that MannKind has made since he joined the company in 2016.

Sara Riggare is Swede of the Year in medicine

Society for Participatory Medicine

Sara RIggare, one of the earliest members of our Society, has just received a great honor: Fokus magazine (“Sweden’s Time “) has named her “Swede of the Year” in medicine. In the photo from the award ceremony she seems appropriately thrilled.:-).

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Interoperable artificial pancreas system reliably controls blood glucose levels in pilot trial

Mobi Health News

Researchers built a secure app-based system that runs on an unlocked smartphone and connects to glycemic control devices from multiple manufacturers

Trust in 2019 Via Edelman: The Plotline for Women and Healthcare

Health Populi

Fewer than one-half of consumers trust in government and media. Three-quarters trust employers, who in 2019 are the top-trusted institution according to the 2019 Edelman Trust Barometer released last week in Davos at the World Economic Forum. Consumers in the U.S.

7 Challenges Faced By Medical Practices in EHR Implementation

Electronic Health Reporter

This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. The implementation of electronic health record (EHR) is not a new thing in the industry. The digital wave has completely transformed the way medical records were maintaining before and now.

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Today: FDA tackles medical device cybersecurity

Morning eHealth

Industry’s cyber gameplan — Upcoming meeting on clinical trials and tech

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How Dignity Health deployed a multilingual adherence, education program

Mobi Health News

SMART on FHIR was a key piece of the rapid rollout across 35 hospitals

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Kohl’s and the Rebranded Weight Watchers in Retail Health

Health Populi

For the past two holiday shopping seasons in 2017 and 2018, I’d noticed pre-print ads in my local Sunday newspaper from Kohl’s, the value-priced retailer, featuring wearable technology for health.

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Health IT Trends for 2019

Electronic Health Reporter

This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Healthcare technology continues to proliferate the sector, the developments almost too many to track. The sector abounds with innovation and push forward in the name of better – even the minutest – advancements of care and better care outcomes. The coming year will be no different. As we enter the final year of the 21st […]. The article Health IT Trends for 2019 appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com.

T1D Delay/Prevention in at-risk Children

Insulin Nation

We spoke with Pieter Rottiers, Ph.D., CEO of ActoBio Therapeutics. Genetic testing, combined with existing NIH TrialNet procedures, has shown very positive results in predicting T1D (see article ).

With Blue Cross grant, Duke taps patient partnership app to take on opioid abuse

Mobi Health News

Duke University has received about $500K out of a $2M multifaceted investment from Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina to battle the opioid epidemic

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2019: What Technology Matters for Older Adults

Aging in Place Technology Watch

In 2018, technology utilization grew – so did frustrations. While Internet and social media technology use has plateaued over all age ranges, Facebook still has captured only 41% of the 65+. Pew’s data showed that smartphone ownership still has not overtaken cellphones among the 65+.

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Upgrading from Skype for Business to Teams – 2019 Edition

Perficient

With 2019 in full swing you may be curious what Microsoft has in store for their hub for teamwork, Microsoft Teams. Well last week Microsoft released some new updates on guidance for upgrading from Skype for Business to Teams.

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Why Best of Breed Health IT Is Currently the Better, Cheaper Route to Interoperability

Electronic Health Reporter

This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter.

CMS launches first-ever consumer-facing app, for Original Medicare beneficiaries

Mobi Health News

The app lets those on Medicare search for products and services to see if they are covered

Investors are pouring billions of dollars into Smart Home HealthTech in 2019

Lloyd Price

Enthusiasm for home health technologies continues to mount, fueled by the aging population, demands for personalized healthcare and convenience, population health efforts and the shift to value-based care. The global smart home healthcare market is set to hit $30 billion by 2023, up from $4.5

Dynamics 365 for Healthcare Marketers – Email Campaign Basics

Perficient

Our previous post Our previous post highlighted the challenges healthcare marketers are facing today. In this post we will highlight how Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Marketing can help healthcare marketers manage the basics of email marketing campaigns.

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Takano picks a newbie for VA EHR oversight

Morning eHealth

ONDCP wants PDMP queries to be mandatory — Merger mania

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Most digital health unicorns lack peer-reviewed research data

Mobi Health News

Outcome Health, Oscar Health and GuaHao are among the worst offenders.

Technology Tool Tarnish – Facebook, Twitter, and Google

Aging in Place Technology Watch

Facebook is the company we increasingly love to hate – but boomers still ‘like’ it. Rant on. So much negative press , well deserved, about Facebook lately, including the lawsuit about knowingly duping children playing games.

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Meet Perficient’s Chief Strategists: Jim Hertzfeld

Perficient

Thrilling our clients with innovation and impact – it’s not just rhetoric. This belief is instrumental for our clients’ success. In 2018, we announced the first class of Chief Strategists , who provide vision and leadership to help our clients remain competitive.

HHS setting up future reg moves

Morning eHealth

VA goes with Cerner scheduling software, and more — Day after in HCCI

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How to get the most out of HIMSS TV at HIMSS19 (updated)

Mobi Health News

Complete with an interview desk, roving reporters, and discussions with industry luminaries, innovators and top executives, HIMSS TV will be available livecasted and on-demand

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Applications of Blockchain in Healthcare

Electronic Health Reporter

This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. By Robby Gupta, head of US operations, TechJini. This digital age belongs to the consumer, and in this age of the consumer, it’s imperative that businesses are consumer-centric.

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3 Ways CPQ Tools Boost Sales Effectiveness

Perficient

Using CPQ for a Smoother Sales Process. C onfigure P rice Q uote ( CPQ ) software and its strategies in the current market continue to evolve and bring greater precision, accuracy, speed, and improvement in every aspect of sales cycles, from product pricing to complex product configurations.

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FDA cyber workshop recap

Morning eHealth

HCCI loses key sponsor — Apple-Aetna app

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