Health IT and Vegas: Made for Each Other

Digital Health

I was in Las Vegas at HIMSS this last week, which, for the uninitiated, is a veritable orgy of health information technology (HIT). It’s a long way from 1998, I’ll tell you.

Health IT Startup: DocuTAP

Electronic Health Reporter

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Health IT Startup: Relatient

Electronic Health Reporter

This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Elevator pitch By helping organizations automate patient-centered outreach and messaging, Relatient helps practices, hospitals and health systems facilitate more compliant, and ultimately healthier, patient populations.

Health IT Startup: Datica

Electronic Health Reporter

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Health IT Startup: Somatix

Electronic Health Reporter

This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Somatix is a leader in wearable-assisted gesture detection for real-time health intervention and well being enhancement. The article Health IT Startup: Somatix appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com.

OMB holds health IT's future

Morning eHealth

CFR 42 Part 2 still up in the air — Immigration rule could lead to corrupt EHRs

Health IT Startup: Ivenix

Electronic Health Reporter

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Health IT Startup: SnapNurse

Electronic Health Reporter

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Health IT Startup: YourDoctors.Online

Electronic Health Reporter

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Health IT Startup: Verato

Electronic Health Reporter

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Health IT Startup: Greenlight Guru

Electronic Health Reporter

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NHIT Week: Six Leaders Reflect on the Value of Health IT

Health System CIO

Columns Featured Health IT Trends Integration Interoperability Patient Engagement Telehealth StarBridge Advisors Sue Schade

Health IT Startup: Intiva Health

Electronic Health Reporter

This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Intiva Health is the first truly integrated career platform for healthcare professionals. It redefines the medical credentialing process by making it faster, more efficient and more secure.

Health IT Startup: Beyond Limits

Electronic Health Reporter

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Health IT Startup: CarePort Health

Electronic Health Reporter

This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. CarePort Health provides post-acute care management solutions for hospitals, payers, ACOs and post-acute providers to better manage patient care across the continuum.

Health IT Startup: Babyscripts

Electronic Health Reporter

This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Babyscripts is a virtual care platform for prenatal care powered by mobile apps that drive better patient decision making, IOT devices for remote monitoring, and a host of population health tools to give providers access to patient data in real time. Founders’ story It seems unlikely that two childless bachelors, with no healthcare experience, would […].

Health IT Startup: Shivom

Electronic Health Reporter

This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. The article Health IT Startup: Shivom appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. Unlocking the genomic code to usher in a new era of medical technology.

Part Two: Our 2018 Health IT Wish List

Mobile Health Matters

The healthcare IT industry enters 2018 with a lot of potential, along with the need to overcome structures that have historically stunted progress. What is on our health IT wish list?

Part One: A Look Back on Health IT in 2017

Mobile Health Matters

As we enter a new year, it is important to celebrate the industry’s successes in 2017, and reflect on the ways these changes, incidents, and regulations both pushed health IT forward and established a foundation for 2018.

Salesforce goes deeper on health IT

Morning eHealth

HHS CIO out — Senate tweaks Defense and Labor-HHS-Ed ‘minibus

Our 2018 Health IT Wish List

HiTech Answers

By Mobile Health Matters - The healthcare IT industry enters 2018 with a lot of potential, along with the need to overcome structures that have historically stunted progress. What is on our health IT wish list? The post Our 2018 Health IT Wish List appeared first on HITECH Answers: Meaningful Use, EHR, HIPAA News. Health Information Technology AirStrip Angela Pierce Aparna Bala Health IT Innovation Interoperability Mobile Health Matters Nancy Pratt

Tweets at Lunch with Paul Krugman – Health IT Meets Economics

Health Populi

It tickles me to look at Rise Global’s list of the Top 100 Influential Economists : since the advent of this social media influencer list was first published, Krugman has always been #1; I have hovered between the high 30s to the mid-50s (this week I’m #45).

Trump opioid plan has health IT goodies

Morning eHealth

CMS lays out genetic test reimbursement plan — Health IT safety groups seek government help

Health IT amendments in Senate spending bill

Morning eHealth

ONC wants input in EHR reporting program — FDA recommends dialing back placebos in cancer trials

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The Single Market for Healthcare in Europe: Learnings for the U.S.

Health Populi

When I’m in the UK later this week, I’ll address the challenge for the UK, Brexit and the National Health Service. Two key issues are in my work-radar this trip: digital health cross-border, and health innovation funding.

Nurse-Physician Collaboration: Harnessing the Power of Health IT to Improve Patient Outcomes

Mobile Health Matters

As health systems focused on ensuring doctors had access to state-of-the-art health IT to monitor their patients when they couldn’t be at the bedside, the quality of tools and pace of adoption for nursing solutions did not keep up.

Health IT groups happy with the omnibus

Morning eHealth

Verma previews Medicare agenda — Calls for MACRA reform fall on deaf ears

Health IT experts waiting for more on cloud pledge

Morning eHealth

Conflict of interest watch — NYU to offer free med school tuition

Senate Passes Opioid Response Bill with Substantial Health IT Elements

Healthcare Informatics

Senate yesterday passed The Opioid Crisis Response Act of 2018, which includes numerous important health IT provisions, by a vote of 99-1 The U.S.

The one patient that drives physicians to burnout

KevinMD

Tech Health IT Hospital-Based MedicineWe all have that one patient. That one patient who can always find a way to turn a good day bad, who just knows how to push your buttons in all the wrong ways. Who’s that patient for me? Let’s just call him Elton Reed.

Sicker Consumers Are More Willing to Share Health Data

Health Populi

> Health Care Consumers learned. This and other insights about the patient journey are published in Inside the patient journey , a report from Deloitte that assesses three key touch points for consumer health engagement.

Health IT Roundup—Opioid bill includes health IT tidbits; StartupHealth raises $31M

FierceHealthIT

A new opioid bill features some health IT tidbits, including EHR incentive payments for behavioral health providers and expanded telehealth coverage. Plus StartUp Health gets a $31 million cash injection

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The practice of medicine has experienced its own version of climate change

KevinMD

When you or a loved one is sick or injured, health care decisions are fundamentally a matter of trust. Tech Health IT Hospital-Based Medicine Hospitalist

Beware the limits of telemedicine

KevinMD

This field is exploding, and I have no doubt popularity will continue to grow as large health systems and pharmacy giants dive in. It’s easy to appreciate the convenience and efficiency of. Tech Health IT Mobile health Primary Care

I didn’t become a physician to do data entry

KevinMD

The trouble began when I needed to open the electronic health record (EHR) system for the tenth time that day. Tech Cardiology Health IT Hospital-Based MedicineEHRs have significantly changed the way we practice medicine.

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Life without the feds in health IT safety

Morning eHealth

Shulkin safe? — SEC cracks down on Theranos’s Holmes

A new digital divide is keeping older adults from accessing digital health

KevinMD

The digital divide used to be about who had internet access and who didn't, with broad implications for every aspect of life — especially health care. But digital health innovation is growing rapidly, with projections showing a $536.6 Tech Geriatrics Health IT Mobile health

Physicians must reclaim the medical record

KevinMD

Tech American College of Physicians Health IT Primary CareA guest column by the American College of Physicians , exclusive to KevinMD.com. I recently saw a new patient who came to our practice following a lengthy hospitalization.

How Digital Health Can Stimulate Economic Development

Health Populi

It’s National Health IT Week in the US, so I’m kicking off the week with this post focused on how digital health can bolster economic development. The policy’s acronym fully spelled-out was the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act of 2009.

Verily's Dr. Josh Mandel looks back at the birth of SMART Health IT

Mobi Health News

Now the Health IT lead at Alphabet subsidiary Verily, Dr. Joshua Mandel was part of the team that created SMART Health IT, the open, standards-based platform that many health developers now use to build apps. But all that started when he got sick of some grunt work he was assigned as a medical student

Telehealth Talk: Resources for Advancing Health IT and Quality (Episode 20)

Telehealth Blog

Episode 20 features Matt Quinn, Senior Advisor of Health Technology, Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA). Listen as Mr. Quinn discusses resources for advancing health IT and Quality through HRSA. HRSA’s involvement with health IT and quality.

Digital Health: Caveat Emptor, Caveat Venditor, To Infinity and Beyond!

Digital Health

The digital health rocket seems to have gotten supercharged lately, at least when it comes to fundraising. billion (Rock Health’s count) or $2.5 billion (Startup Health’s count) was plowed into digital health companies […]. Caveat Emptor, Caveat Venditor. That is my official blog post foreshadowing. Depending on who you ask, either $1.62 billion (Mercom) or $2.8

Technology ought to save lives. So why aren’t we using it better?

KevinMD

health care system. If technology is to be used to improve the patient-doctor relationship, its systems should be designed by physicians who understand these needs, not by regulators and health care conglomerates for whom business objectives are paramount. Tech Health IT