Tue.Jul 23, 2019

The Monetary, Clinical and Ethical Value of Patient Data – A View from the UK and NHS

Health Populi

There are about 55 million patient records held by the United Kingdom’s National Health Service (NHS). Their monetary value to private sector companies would be £5 billion and nearly that much in patient benefits. Add in value for patient outcomes, and the total approaches £10 billion.

Pinterest rolls out new tool aimed at helping users with anxiety, stress

Mobi Health News

The social media giant teamed up with researchers from the Stanford Lab for Mental Health Innovation to develop short digital exercises for stress.

User Adoption – There is a Domo App for that

Perficient

We Don’t Like Change. For me, and for a lot of people, when you have to make a change in your daily routine it isn’t welcomed with open arms. I think it is human nature to find an excuse to get out of making a change, even if that change will help you.

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Opinion: eHealth success and why user preferences matter

Mobi Health News

Achieving sustainable impact remains a key digital health challenge, and carefully exploring the preferences of patients might be part of the solution, argues Vasileios Nittas

5 Ways Your Data Warehouse Is Better In the Cloud

Perficient

According to RightScale’s eighth annual survey , “Cloud Computing Trends: 2019 State of the Cloud Survey”, “A significant number of public cloud users are now leveraging services beyond just the basic compute, storage, and network services.”

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FDA releases mid-year update on PreCert's Test Plan

Mobi Health News

The organization reports it has completed retrospective testing and is in the process of prospective testing.

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Flare Capital Partners' sophomore investment fund closes at $255M

Mobi Health News

The new fund will follow in the footsteps of its predecessor, targeting technology investment opportunities that drive value-based healthcare.

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Chatbot Technology in Financial Services

Perficient

This blog series highlights the benefits of implementing chatbots in financial service to exceed customer expectations. This post explores chatbot technology in the financial services industry.

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Walgreens adds Propeller Health, Dexcom's products to its health services connection tool

Mobi Health News

The web and mobile Find Care platform provides consumers with a localized list of partner providers and services meeting their healthcare needs

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A Look at How OCM Paid for an ERP Implementation

Perficient

This blog series examines how change management can and should pay for your next project. My last post outlined the steps to develop behavior change. In this post I discuss how OCM can pay for an ERP implementation. Challenge and Opportunity.

Beyond the Four Walls: Using Technology to Address Your Patient’s Social Determinants of Health (SDOH) Needs

Healthcare IT Today

The following is a guest article by Hannah Landes, Senior Associate at NowPow, and Niko Skievaski, Co-founder and President at Redox. The U.S. healthcare industry has made a big investment in moving to a value-based care model, both in terms of reimbursement structure as well as medical practice.

Clinical Operations Teams Benefit from Oracle Cloud Siebel CTMS

Perficient

It’s no secret that a clinical trial management system (CTMS) streamlines and simplifies the running of clinical trials, and that Oracle’s Siebel Clinical (Siebel CTMS) is the most robust system in the space. But what you might not know is exactly how it would simplify your work life.

How to Stay HIPAA Compliant in the World of Social Media

TheraNest

How to Stay HIPAA Compliant in the World of Social Media. This post has been guest-authored by Atlantic.net as part of our guest post series. Learn more about Atlantic.net at the bottom of this post.

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Helping Consumers/Patients Learn More About Healthcare IT – #HITsm Chat Topic

Healthcare IT Today

We’re excited to share the topic and questions for this week’s #HITsm chat happening Friday, 7/26 at Noon ET (9 AM PT).

Tennessee state senator among those charged in $25M fraud case

FierceHealthIT

A Tennessee state senator and two other physicians who owned a now-closed pain clinic company were charged Monday with defrauding Medicare and Medicaid of more than $25 million

Q2 2019 Healthcare Data Breaches

Optimum Healthcare IT

Major health data breaches continued at a pace of more than one per day in Q2 2019. Are you doing everything you can to avoid a breach? The post Q2 2019 Healthcare Data Breaches appeared first on Optimum Healthcare IT. Infographics Data Breach HHS OCR Q2 2019 Data Breach Wall of Shame

Amazon Web Services exec Partovi on where the biggest AI opportunities are in healthcare

FierceHealthIT

NEW YORK CITY—Amazon Web Services executive Shez Partovi, M.D., spoke with FierceHealthcare during the AWS Summit in NYC about the future of cloud computing, AI and machine learning and where he thinks AWS can make the biggest impact in healthcare

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Medicare Appeals Backlog Reduced 20%

BHM Healthcare Solutions

Editor’s Note: Medicare Advantage organizations (MAOs) continue to do a poor job of maintaining accurate provider directories—and it’s landing some in hot water with the federal government. Can your claims review resources maximize the turn around time needed for complex claims?

Children's National, KenSci studying the use of AI to improve pediatric critical care

FierceHealthIT

Children’s National Health System in Washington, D.C., is collaborating with technology company KenSci to study the use of artificial intelligence to improve pediatric risk scores in the intensive care unit

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ACS develops new standards to improve surgical care for elderly patients

FierceHealthIT

It’s estimated that about 41% of all in-patient surgeries are performed on older adults—a number expected to grow as the population ages. With that in mind, the American College of Surgeons embarked on a project to develop new standards to improve surgical care for older patients

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Sens. Grassley, Wyden unveil sweeping package aimed at drug prices

FierceHealthIT

The Senate Finance Committee has finally unveiled its long-awaited legislation on drug prices, and the bill includes a slew of changes across Medicare and Medicaid.