Support Groups

Telebehavioral Health Institute

Virtual COVID-19 Support Groups (9,900) and HIPAA Demand for virtual support groups for recovered COVID-19 patients continues to grow as more patients recover. The post Support Groups appeared first on TBH Institute Blog. COVID-19 HIPAA support groups

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UnitedHealth Group acquires PatientsLikeMe

Mobi Health News

The online patient community portal will now be incorporated into UnitedHealth Group's research arm, which is focused on health innovation and improvement.

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Group Therapy

Telebehavioral Health Institute

Group Therapy and the HIPAA Privacy Rule Under the HIPAA Privacy Rule, a healthcare provider may use and disclose protected health information (PHI), without individual written authorization, if the use or disclosure is a treatment disclosure.

Telehealth Group Therapy: Reimbursement & Clinical Issues

Telebehavioral Health Institute

Telehealth Group Therapy: Reimbursement & Clinical Issues As group therapists work to respond during the COVID-19 crisis, online telehealth group therapy sessions are replacing in-person groups. Group therapy is effective.

CXA Group receives fresh round of funds from existing investors Humanica and HSBC

Mobi Health News

In addition to the funding, CXA Group has signed a MoU with Humanica to integrate its Human Capital Management platform with their platform in Thailand

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Are Medical Groups Still Viable? – Healthcare IT Today Podcast Episode 23

Healthcare IT Today

For the 23rd episode of the Healthcare IT Podcast, we’re asking the question Are Medical Groups Still Viable? However, everyone agrees that the medical group is being hit by a lot of pressures to consolidate.

Easy and Effective Child Group Therapy Activities

TheraNest

Human beings have evolved to live, work, and relate to each other within a collective group. For this reason, the social support component embedded within group therapy is a key ingredient in its effectiveness. We also share eight of our favorite group therapy techniques.

Facebook unveils health support groups, new privacy feature for medical topics

Mobi Health News

Health Support group users will now be able to ask admins to anonymously post questions to the group page.

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UnitedHealth Group posts $3.4B in Q1 profit

FierceHealthIT

UnitedHealth Group released its first-quarter earnings report Wednesday, with the insurance giant reporting $3.4 billion in profit

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Singapore-based CXA group raises $25m to increase regional expansion

Mobi Health News

Yesterday, Singapore-based health technology startup CXA Group, which offers an employee benefits and wellness marketplace platform, announced that it has raised $25 million in its latest round of funding.

COVID-19: Lessons from Thailand’s BIDI & Samitivej Group of Hospitals

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

Samitivej and BNH Group of Hospitals operate under Bangkok Dusit Medical Services (BDMS), the largest private hospital network in Thailand. Under the Samitivej and BNH group, there are a total of seven hospitals – five in Bangkok and two in the Eastern part of the country.

HealthCare Executive Group and Change Healthcare Release 9th Annual Industry Pulse Report

Electronic Health Reporter

The HealthCare Executive Group (HCEG), in partnership with Change Healthcare, published the 9th Annual Industry Pulse Research Report. The article HealthCare Executive Group and Change Healthcare Release 9th Annual Industry Pulse Report appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com.

COVID- 19 Group Therapy and HIPAA Privacy

Telebehavioral Health Institute

Group Therapy and HIPAA Privacy Rule Under the HIPAA Privacy Rule, a healthcare provider may use and disclose protected health information (PHI), without individual written authorization, if the use or disclosure is a treatment disclosure.

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Growing group of lawmakers want telehealth in coronavirus response

Morning eHealth

False alarm on DEA's special registration rule — Swalwell touts precision medicine to cut health care costs

ettain group Acquires Leidos’s Commercial EHR Consulting Business

Healthcare IT Today

ettain group, a leading provider of talent solutions, announced today that it has acquired Global Employment Solutions (“GES”) and Leidos Inc.’s In connection with the transactions, ettain group has received a new majority investment from Alvarez & Marsal Capital (“A&M Capital”).

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Disadvantaged groups may not be able to access COVID-19 antigen tests online

Mobi Health News

Credit reference database check could prevent people from ordering home testing kits

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More than 300 organizations, physician groups push Congress to take action on telehealth policies

FierceHealthIT

More than 300 organizations, physician groups push Congress to take action on telehealth policies. hlandi. Tue, 06/30/2020 - 12:01

Hundreds of industry groups call on Congress to advance permanent telehealth reform

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

A number of lawmakers on both sides of the aisle have already signaled their willingness to support some of the requests outlined by the industry groups.

Peerfit raises $18M from Virgo Investment Group

Mobi Health News

Along with expanding its brand and business, the new funding will also go toward support of the company's Medicare Advantage product, Peerfit Move

Provider groups: Slow down info blocking rules

Morning eHealth

Cybersecurity…kills? — A new privacy-respecting app

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Verita Healthcare Group acquires three digital health startups as part of its global expansion plans

Mobi Health News

Singapore-founded Verita Healthcare Group, an integrated provider of preventative, personalised healthcare announced that it has strategically invested in three digital healthcare businesses, spanning Asia and Europe, as part of its international expansion and consolidation strategy.

UAE’s BinSina Pharmacy Group launches telehealth solution

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

BinSina Pharmacy Group has just launched the new offering via its recently launched e-commerce website , with the service first being available to those based in Dubai. It will later be rolled-out across the remaining emirates, the group confirmed in a statement.

More warnings on Facebook patient groups

Morning eHealth

Microsoft, Pew throw weight behind ONC proposal — The call to reauthorize PCORI

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Working group for MiRNA-based diagnostic standards established in Singapore

Mobi Health News

MicroRNA (MiRNA) is a small RNA molecule that play a central part in the functioning of the human body and are promising markers for identifying the early-stage risk of diseases such as cancer.

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Mixed reactions from users following UnitedHealth Group's acquisition of PatientsLikeMe

Mobi Health News

Twitter users voice privacy concerns over the new deal.

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During pandemic, telehealth visits soar from 10 per week to 300 at group practice

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

Russell Libby is the lead physician at Fairfax, Virginia, pediatric group practice and board member of the Physicians Foundation. ” The group practice also needed payer support to make sure it could get compensated for telehealth visits.

SymphonyAI Group adds TeraRecon's medical imaging analysis tech to its portfolio

Mobi Health News

The collection of B2B AI companies already counts Concerto HealthAI among its numbers

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Smoking cessation Facebook groups help, but only in short term

Mobi Health News

Members of a smoking cessation Facebook group were 2.5 However, after a year, those in the intervention group actually had lower rates of cessation than the control group.

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Consumer groups warn Google's Fitbit buyout could harm data privacy, competition

FierceHealthIT

Consumer groups warn Google's Fitbit buyout could harm data privacy, competition. hlandi. Thu, 07/02/2020 - 15:15

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Major health groups raise alarm over U.S. departure from World Health Organization

FierceHealthIT

Major health groups raise alarm over U.S. departure from World Health Organization. treed. Sat, 05/30/2020 - 21:39

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Business, health groups press Congress to include surprise billing in next COVID-19 package

FierceHealthIT

Business, health groups press Congress to include surprise billing in next COVID-19 package. rking. Thu, 07/02/2020 - 14:05

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Health group Advantia acquires telehealth company Pacify

FierceHealthIT

Advantia Health, a women’s health group with locations in the mid-Atlantic and Midwest, has acquired Pacify, a telehealth company that provides virtual care for new and expectant moms and parents

UnitedHealth Group Invests in Data Science Initiative

Healthcare Informatics

UnitedHealth Group and the Atlanta University Center Consortium (AUCC) are partnering on a new initiative to prepare students to meet the growing demand in the marketplace for data analytics experts.The five-year, $8.25 million investment by

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What Our Pharmacy Group Has Learned as Our HIPAA-Governed Work Has Shifted Remote

Healthcare IT Today

As a pharmacy group, our frontline employees are, of course, still very much going into work to fill prescriptions and serve customers. […]. The following is a guest article by Marshall Frost, VP of IT and Vendor Management, Longs Pharmacy Solutions.

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MIT's Research Enterprise in Singapore, SMART launches new research group

Mobi Health News

The Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology (SMART), together with A*STAR Institutes and supported by the National Research Foundation (NRF), has launched a new national initiative dubbed Critical Analytics for Manufacturing Personalised-Medicine (CAMP). The initiative was launched as part of Singapore’s National Cell Manufacturing Initiative to overcome scientific and technical challenges in life-changing cell therapies

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In a COVID-19 hotspot, a physicians group deploys a free triage and telehealth tool

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

Physicians of Southwest Washington has been implementing health IT vendor Innovaccer’s COVID-19 Management System, a tool the vendor has been offering provider organizations free to help manage and care for patients during the pandemic. The state of Washington is one of the areas in the U.S,

Provider groups ask Congress for help on info blocking

Morning eHealth

Court case could undermine patient record access — Facebook purges apps

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How UnitedHealth Group and a team of expert partners developed a new ventilator in 30 days 

FierceHealthIT

As providers struggle to access critical ventilators to treat patients with COVID-19, UnitedHealth Group and several partners have launched a new, lighter device that can help ease that strain.

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Only 18% of nonprofits offer group health insurance: report

FierceHealthIT

Small nonprofits historically have barriers to employee healthcare, and only 18% of nonprofits have a group health insurance policy

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UnitedHealth Group names Optum CEO Andrew Witty as president

FierceHealthIT

UnitedHealth Group announced Monday that it has tapped Andrew Witty, CEO of Optum, to serve as president of the parent company

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