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Which State Is Taking Telehealth Seriously

David Chou

As the COVID-19 pandemic comes to a close, many states are making telehealth visits more accessible by implementing payment parity. Payment parity requires that healthcare providers be reimbursed the same amount for telehealth visits as in-person visits.

Five recommendations for improving clinical communication

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

Seconds matter in healthcare. A patient who experiences a stroke, for example, has a lower chance of functional independence and an increased likelihood of mortality when treatment is delayed. The same is true for heart attacks, sepsis and many other medical conditions: time is of the essence.


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How to Improve Patient Satisfaction in Virtual Care


Practices like yours have always focused on providing quality medical care. But in today’s telehealth market, it’s crucial to also focus on how to improve patient satisfaction.


Deep-learning algorithm detects diabetic retinopathy on par with regional specialists

Mobi Health News

A new study in The Lancet found that a deep-learning algorithm was able to detect vision-threatening retinopathy with 94.7% accuracy.


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.

For Obesity Management To Work, It Must Be Proactive and Empathetic

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. By Yoni Nevo, CEO, Sweetch. Obesity comes in many forms and for many reasons. Among the various options for treatment, different approaches work for different people. But no matter the approach, treatability and successful treatment […]. The article For Obesity Management To Work, It Must Be Proactive and Empathetic appeared first on


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Orthopedic surgeon arrested in $10 million telehealth fraud case

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

The U.S. Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of New York announced Thursday that an orthopedic surgeon had been arrested and charged with healthcare fraud.

Fujifilm develops AI tech for predicting Alzheimer's progression

Mobi Health News

A clinical trial has shown that it can predict AD progression with 88% and 84% accuracy in American and Japanese patients, respectively


Telehealth’s Role in Emergency Triage (Pt. 1 of 2)


Insights from an eVisit excursionist featured in Healthcare IT News. Late last year, I flew out to visit a major customer to get a first-hand look at how they are implementing CMS’ Emergency, Triage, Treat, and Transport model.

Healthcare IT Conferences: What Do You Need? – #HITsm Chat Topic

Healthcare IT Today

We’re excited to share the topic and questions for this week’s #HITsm chat happening Friday, 4/23 at Noon ET (9 AM PT). This week’s chat will be hosted by Janae Sharp (@CoherenceMed) and @UHIMSS on the topic “Healthcare IT Conferences: What do you need?”

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.

Geisinger's journey to greatly expanded telehealth

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

Rural Pennsylvania is bigger than the states of New Jersey, Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Vermont combined. Some 75%, or 33,394 square miles, of Pennsylvania are considered rural. The geography is diverse, from rugged mountainous terrain to large stretches of farmland.

Dental care company quip scoops up dental telehealth company Toothpic

Mobi Health News

This acquisition will allow quip to offer virtual dental care.

US Census: some older adults still lack computers and Internet access

Aging in Place Technology Watch

We are used to citing population surveys to cite trends. Tech adoption among older adults is clearly growing. The growth has been tracked most recently in survey samples that compared the most recent with prior time periods: AARP surveyed 2063 and Pew Research surveyed 1502 adults.


Driving Success with Optimizely DXP and Perficient

Perficient Digital Transformation

Discover the New Optimizely and What it Means for Your Business. In the past few years, we have seen many mergers and acquisitions in the marketing technology space.


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.

Florida provider group to pay $24.5M after False Claims Act allegations

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

The U.S. Department of Justice announced on Tuesday that Physician Partners of America, along with its founder and former chief medical officer, have agreed to pay $24.5 million to resolve False Claims Act allegations.

Butterfly Network taps Heather Getz as CFO and more digital health hires

Mobi Health News

Also: Employer-focused mental health startup Spring Health makes two new hires, and Carrot Fertility adds to its medical team

Are We Further Along with Interoperability Than We Think?

Healthcare IT Today

The inability to easily exchange medical data is holding back healthcare improvements and innovation. Thankfully there has been concerted effort recently from governments, vendors, standards bodies, and healthcare organizations to address this.

People of Perficient: Meet Marc Mullins, Senior Solutions Architect

Perficient Digital Transformation

Perficient promotes a culture of giving, collaboration, and excellence. Marc Mullins, senior solutions architect, is a great example of all three of these values.

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.

The Color of Care – Oprah and The Smithsonian Channel Partner on Health Equity

Jane Sarashon

A new documentary and educational campaign on health equity will be launched on May 1st, 2022, from Oprah’s Harpo Productions studio partnering with The Smithsonian Channel.

Study: VR comparable to guided imagery for reducing procedural pain, anxiety in kids and young adults

Mobi Health News

However, researchers found that participants' tendencies toward anxiety or pain catastrophizing affected which intervention worked better


Major Gaps Still Exist Between Medical Billing Practices and Patient Preferences

Healthcare IT Today

For many years, patients have made it clear that they want their medical bills to be more predictable and more convenient. To be sure, providers have made some progress in that direction, but less than you might think.

Celebrating International Women’s Month with Female Manufacturing Leaders

Perficient Digital Transformation

Recently, in honor of International Women’s Month, Perficient hosted a roundtable “Mastering Manufacturing with Experts”, with female manufacturing experts to discuss top trends in the manufacturing industry.


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.

Group Therapy Activities for Kids


Group therapy is a unique experience and opportunity for individuals to grow and connect with others who share similar life experiences, challenges, fears, barriers, and more can often feel isolating.

How a health app rating system could encourage clinician uptake

Mobi Health News

A development study published in JMIR describes the App Rating Inventory, which aims to help clinicians find high-quality tools to use with patients


NTT DATA Services: More Personalized Patient Experiences Needed

Healthcare IT Today

There is little doubt that a good patient experience leads to better outcomes. A “good experience”, however, is a moving target that is shaped by consumer experiences in other industries like retail, banking, and hospitality. Patients are beginning to expect more personalized care.

Brent Teiken Recognized by Modern Healthcare for Excellence in Governance at Sanford Health

Perficient Digital Transformation

Brent Teiken, general manager of Salesforce at Perficient, was recognized for his contributions on the Board of Trustees at Sanford Health.

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.

Dental care company quip scoops up dental telehealth company Toothpic

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

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Pfizer offers AU$100 million for Australian company that developed COVID-19 cough diagnostic app

Mobi Health News

The proposed acquisition and research partnership will add?? to the biopharmaceutical giant's growing digital capabilities and bolster its efforts "to pave a new era for digital health

Remote Patient Monitoring (RPM) Can Help Close The Looming Gap In Health Equity

Healthcare IT Today

The following is a guest article by David Maman, CEO and founder of Remote Patient Monitoring (RPM) can offer a myriad of benefits for patients and providers alike.