Blockchain in Healthcare – Healthcare IT Today Podcast Episode 13

Healthcare IT Today

For the 13th episode of the Healthcare IT Podcast, we’re talking about Blockchain in Healthcare. Maybe you didn’t realize it was blockchain since they called it bitcoin or ethereum or some other term that uses blockchain. Healthcare Blockchain Hype.

Optimum Healthcare IT Ranked in 2019 Modern Healthcare IT Consulting Firm Survey

Optimum Healthcare IT

Optimum Healthcare IT announced that it ranked 5th among 16 firms in the Modern Healthcare survey of the largest health IT consulting firms. Press Health IT Modern Healthcare Optimum Healthcare IT Top IT Consulting Firms

Featured Health IT Job: IT Applications Manager

Healthcare IT Today

We like to regularly feature a healthcare IT job that might be of interest to readers. Today, we’re featuring the IT Applications Manager position that was recently posted on Healthcare IT Central.

Featured Health IT Job: Epic ASAP Analyst

Healthcare IT Today

We like to regularly feature a healthcare IT job that might be of interest to readers. Today, we’re featuring the Epic ASAP Analyst position that was recently posted on Healthcare IT Central.

We Live in the Future. Why Is Patient Registration Stuck in the Past? – #HITsm Chat Topic

Healthcare IT Today

It’s 2019. HITsm Health IT Company Healthcare IT #HITsm Topics Health IT Startups Physician Buy-In Shereese MaynardWe’re excited to share the topic and questions for this week’s #HITsm chat happening Friday, 6/21 at Noon ET (9 AM PT).

Featured Health IT Job: Lead Business Intelligence Analyst

Healthcare IT Today

We like to regularly feature a healthcare IT job that might be of interest to readers. Today, we’re featuring the Lead Business Intelligence Analyst position that was recently posted on Healthcare IT Central.

Nym, Creator of Autonomous Medical Coding Technology, Closes $6 Million Seed Round, Led by Bessemer Venture Partners

Healthcare IT Today

Nym, a leading autonomous medical coding technology provider, announced today that it has secured a $6 million seed round of financing, led by Bessemer Venture Partners.

VirtualHealth Closes Series B Funding

Healthcare IT Today

VirtualHealth, provider of HELIOS, the leading SaaS platform for care management and population health, today announced it has closed a Series B financing round bringing the total amount raised by the company to more than $25 million.

Xealth adds Atrium Health, Cleveland Clinic and MemorialCare to close $14m Series A

Healthcare IT Today

Xealth, the leading platform for connecting digital health, today announced that it has secured an additional $3 million in its Series A financing, bringing the amount raised in this round to $14 million total.

ChartSpan Raises $15 Million Series A Round led by BIP Capital

Healthcare IT Today

ChartSpan, the largest healthcare managed service provider for chronic care management programs in the U.S., announced today that it has raised a Series A funding round of $15 million led by BIP Capital. Health IT Company Healthcare IT Bailey Southwell & Co.

Fear and Confusion Over the Software and Artificial Intelligence Revolution Reaches the FDA

Healthcare IT Today

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Successfully Approaching M&As in Healthcare IT

Mobile Health Matters

Over the past couple of years, there have been around 200 merger and acquisition (M&A) deals in the healthcare IT space, driven by high enterprise value and the sheer size of the industry. Instead, go on the offense and own up to the challenges it currently faces.

Bill Would Regulate Handling Of Consumer-Generated Health Data

Healthcare IT Today

Call it a HIPAA reboot for the wearables age. A pair of senators have filed a bill which would impose new regulations on how companies manage data generated by consumer technologies such as health apps, wearables and direct-to-consumer genetic tests.

Why 2020 Will Be The M&A Tipping Point

Mobile Health Matters

Over a year ago, we predicted that 2019 would be the era of health IT M&A , with the transition to value-based care as a primary driver. This type of long-term strategic planning has made headlines recently – Amazon acquires PillPack, CVS Health merges with Aetna – the list goes on.

Challenges to Physician & Patient Buy-in & How You Can Get from a No to a Yes – #HITsm Chat Topic

Healthcare IT Today

HITsm Health IT Company Healthcare IT #HITsm Topics Health IT Startups Physician Buy-In Shereese MaynardWe’re excited to share the topic and questions for this week’s #HITsm chat happening Friday, 6/14 at Noon ET (9 AM PT).

Harnessing the Power of Human Capital: Enabling Transformation for Healthcare IT Initiatives through Effective Project and Change Management

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Healthcare organizations are scrambling to harness the potential of digital technology to transform their business and gain a competitive edge in the marketplace.

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? This continues to be a daily concern for clinicians and healthcare leaders.

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.

Part One: A Look Back on Health IT in 2017

Mobile Health Matters

2017 was a roller-coaster ride for healthcare, marked by exciting innovation, damaging cyberattacks, periods of lulls and disruptive change. In 2017, many hospitals were conservative in their IT investments due to healthcare reform uncertainties.

Why Is Software Not Enough to Ensure Data Collection In the OR?

Healthcare IT Today

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UK Hospitals Use Digital Health Tools To Triage Patients

Healthcare IT Today

The UK’s National Health Service is rolling out a digital health initiative at one of its leading hospitals to transform the way it triages and routes patients in its system, in an effort that leverages chatbots and telemedicine services.

Stratus Video and InDemand Interpreting Merge to Improve Language Access and Health Equity

Healthcare IT Today

Integration of Two Leading Healthcare Technology Enabled Interpretation Companies Improves Language Access and Health Equity Stratus Video, one of the nation’s leading language service providers, announced today their merger with InDemand Interpreting.

Training Levels, Not User Interface, Drive EHR User Satisfaction

Healthcare IT Today

In theory, EHR users will respond well to some EHR platforms and less so to others, depending on how well its interface works.

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Hospitals May Work With Comcast On In-Home Patient Monitoring

Healthcare IT Today

Cable entertainment giant Comcast is apparently working on launching an in-home device designed to monitor people’s health, possibly in partnership with hospital systems. In doing so, it’s jockeying for position in a market with immense potential.

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Survey: The Present and Future of the Health IT Workforce

BHM Healthcare Solutions

Payers and Healthcare networks must stay ahead of trends to protect against cybersecurity threats. Click HERE for how BHM develops high level protection for your data, addresses the c-suite cyber-security concerns, and proves it with HITRUST CSF. .

Five Steps to Picking the Right Partner to Succeed in Value-Based Care Delivery

Mobile Health Matters

The march toward value-based care has prompted a seemingly endless number of vendors to claim they have the ‘secret sauce’ that will help health systems and vendor partners succeed in an ever-evolving market. Has the company been able to adapt to healthcare’s turning tides?

The Cisco Approach to Telehealth

CiscoHealth

Neurology, behavioral health, cardiology, dermatology, post-procedure follow-up, acute care, home care, evaluation and management, and patient outreach – many are adopting remote and virtual care strategies. Healthcare cisco approach Health IT health IT solutions health solutions health tech health technology healthcare IT healthcare IT solutions healthcare solutions healthcare tech healthcare technology remote care telehealth telemedicine white paper

Real-time diagnosis: Changing the game for breast cancer

CiscoHealth

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Collaborate for better care

CiscoHealth

Collaboration is changing the face of healthcare, enabling agile strategies like telemedicine, remote monitoring, care-team communication, and specialist engagement. Cisco collaboration solutions foster a streamlined, adaptable healthcare environment, empowering care teams, researchers, and patients to work together safely—on […].

What Can Healthcare IT Leaders Do To Flip the Script on Physician Burnout?

Healthcare Guys

On Monday, June 3, leaders from the Wilmington, Delaware-based Nemours Childrens Health System engaged in a broad panel discussion around physician well-being, at the Mid-Atlantic Health IT Summit, being held at the Hilton City Avenue Hotel in Philadelphia, and sponsored by Healthcare Innovation.

Banner Health Chatbot Offers Answers To ED Patients As They Wait

Healthcare IT Today

I’ve got to say that it’s nice to write a positive story about a healthcare system’s health IT efforts after covering troubles they’ve faced previously.

3 Health IT Infographics You Need To Read Today

BHM Healthcare Solutions

This week’s round up includes everything from Health IT trends to the trends of Health IT purchasing. CDW Healthcare published this informational and beautiful infograhic on the Health IT Trends for 2015 and how they impact and support patient empowerment.

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Designing health IT that keeps patients at the center of care

Healthcare Guys

Denise Hines, Chief Americas Officer at HIMSS, talks about the need for healthcare IT to take a full look at the patient and what’s next in patient empathy and experience

Comedy for #Informatics and #HealthIT Nerds – Fun Friday

Healthcare IT Today

It’s Friday as we head into summer. It’s time for a little fun. Dirk shared the following video which is amazing comedy for those in healthcare informatics and Health IT. Healthcare IT Change Management Dirk Stanley Fun Friday healthcare informatics

More health IT comedy means the public is taking notice

Meaningful HIT News

I often share jokes and humorous videos here, sometimes because a product is worthy of ridicule, but also to illustrate how some health IT is going mainstream. I’m going to do it again today because two things happened in the last week that I had not seen before. First, though Stephen Colbert has made fun of digital health and fitness products before, last week he took it upon himself to do so on consecutive nights.

Healthcare IT News has gone global: Here’s what you need to know

Healthcare Guys

A look at how both Healthcare IT News and sister site MobiHealthNews are now serving an international audience and what that means. With this exciting change brings a new era for Healthcare IT News and its sister site, MobiHealthNews, both of which are complimentary and have an international footprint.

How One Hospital System Baked Love Into Their Health App

Health Populi

On July 18, 2017, Neil Gomes, Chief Digital Officer at Thomas Jefferson University and Jefferson Health in Philadelphia, tweeted this: When I saw this tweet, I was especially struck by Gomes’s phrase, “Designed & developed with heart/love by my @DICEGRP.”

The 2019 Invasion of Disruptors in Healthcare (Part 1) — Amazon and Apple

Phoenix Health Systems

What have those upstart megaliths like Amazon, Apple, Google, Walmart, Lyft and Uber been toying with lately to disrupt our traditional healthcare models? From all appearances, they’re not wasting time; instead, several recent aggressive moves are making many traditional healthcare providers and payers nervous. What disruptors in healthcare are keeping these healthcare executives up at night? Apple is also moving into direct provision of healthcare.

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The 2019 Invasion of Disruptors in Healthcare (Part 1) — Amazon and Apple

Phoenix Health Systems

What have those upstart megaliths like Amazon, Apple, Google, Walmart, Lyft and Uber been toying with lately to disrupt our traditional healthcare models? From all appearances, they’re not wasting time; instead, several recent aggressive moves are making many traditional healthcare providers and payers nervous. What disruptors in healthcare are keeping these healthcare executives up at night? Apple is also moving into direct provision of healthcare.

Unifying the Healthcare Assembly Line

Mobile Health Matters

healthcare system is actually strong: we have some of the world’s best hospitals and doctors. Individual service lines can provide attentive and effective care, whether it is cardiology, endocrinology or oncology. As a result, there is no holistic view of the patient’s health.

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