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Driving Healthcare Innovation with Microservices DRIVING HEALTHCARE INNOVATION WITH MICROSERVICES

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Feb 19, 2020

The healthcare industry has been affected by disruption and the need for healthcare innovation. Legislative, market, and technology pressures make it imperative for healthcare organizations — including hospitals and health systems, payers, and life sciences companies — to become more agile. IT teams...

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 Your Guide to Medical Imaging Standards and Ensuring Future Compatibility YOUR GUIDE TO MEDICAL IMAGING STANDARDS AND ENSURING FUTURE COMPATIBILITY

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Feb 19, 2020

Gone are the days of vendor-specific imaging. Today’s leaders understand that optimum performance and efficiencies depend on strategies that leverage industry standards. The drive for early diagnoses, chronic disease, and the rising age of the population resulted in a growing demand for medical imag...

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The Digital Future of Staffing: 5 Solutions to Improve Hiring and Retention THE DIGITAL FUTURE OF STAFFING: 5 SOLUTIONS TO IMPROVE HIRING AND RETENTION

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Dec 12, 2019

Staffing companies play a critical role in recruiting and onboarding talent to ensure that operations don’t skip a beat. In today’s competitive recruiting market, staffing companies need to invest in digital tools to hire and onboard the best professionals faster and more efficiently. Download this ...

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Creating a Patient-Focused Healthcare Revenue Cycle CREATING A PATIENT-FOCUSED HEALTHCARE REVENUE CYCLE

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Dec 12, 2019

Healthcare is becoming much more consumer-focused as patient financial responsibility rises and technology puts healthcare information in patient hands. Healthcare organizations are focusing on meeting the needs and demands of their patients as healthcare consumerism takes hold of the industry. Exte...

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Crunch Time: Why Life Science Companies Must Invest in Digital Workflows Now to Maximize Productivity and Keep Innovating CRUNCH TIME: WHY LIFE SCIENCE COMPANIES MUST INVEST IN DIGITAL WORKFLOWS NOW TO MAXIMIZE PRODUCTIVITY AND KEEP INNOVATING

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Jun 06, 2019

The life sciences industry has dealt with major operational inefficiencies for years. That is no longer sustainable. Today, companies face a perfect storm of factors that are simultaneously driving their costs up and sales down. From subpar patient experiences to inefficient supply chains, many of t...

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Top 10 Strategies for Healthcare Digital Marketing TOP 10 STRATEGIES FOR HEALTHCARE DIGITAL MARKETING

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Jul 22, 2020

Contents: 1. What Is Healthcare Marketing 2. Strategies for Healthcare Marketing 2.1. Create a Wholesome Patient Experience on Your Website2.2. Employ a Responsive Web Design2.3. Branding Matters2.4. Provide Blog Content That Is Optimized for SEO2.5. Supplement Blogs with Video Content2.6. Tak...

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COVID-19: How do we get out of this quagmire? COVID-19: HOW DO WE GET OUT OF THIS QUAGMIRE?

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Jul 17, 2020

The COVID-19 virus (C19) pandemic is turning out to be the event of the century. Even World War seems timid in comparison. We are in the 4th month of the virus (in non-China countries) and have gone past the lockdown in many places. Isn’t it time we re-think the approach? What if there is anot...

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Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare: Applications and Threats ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE IN HEALTHCARE: APPLICATIONS AND THREATS

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Apr 22, 2020

Remember Big Hero 6's beloved Baymax? The lead character’s personal pudgy robotic healthcare companion was much loved and adored by the audience. We might not have wondered back then but the fascinating machine had actually been powered with Artificial Intelligence, programmed to scan a hu...

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AI Trends: AI and Medicine AI TRENDS: AI AND MEDICINE

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Apr 21, 2020

Artificial Intelligence is here to improve our lives, by not just making things more efficient, but also increasing our lifespan. Companies across industries are experiencing the advantages that come with AI innovation, especially the healthcare space. Throughout human history, we’ve been able...

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What are the Risks of AI in the healthcare industry WHAT ARE THE RISKS OF AI IN THE HEALTHCARE INDUSTRY

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Apr 21, 2020

While artificial intelligence (AI) offers numerous advantages across a wide range of businesses and applications, an ongoing report spreads out some convincing focuses on the different difficulties and perils of using AI in the social insurance segment. As of late, AI has been progressively consolid...

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Addressing social determinants of health with data interoperability ADDRESSING SOCIAL DETERMINANTS OF HEALTH WITH DATA INTEROPERABILITY

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Apr 20, 2020

Across the spectrum of healthcare delivery – payor, provider, vendor, consumer, there is a land rush underway to embrace consumer-centric care. With tools like value-based care, chronic disease management, retail services, analytics, and remote patient monitoring, healthcare organizations are ...

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Transforming Healthcare From A ‘Service’ To A ‘Product’ TRANSFORMING HEALTHCARE FROM A ‘SERVICE’ TO A ‘PRODUCT’

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Apr 20, 2020

Healthcare is top of mind as the coronavirus hits hard everywhere. The inefficiencies of the system itself are on full display during the pandemic — where testing is hard to come by, diagnoses and treatments are reactive rather than proactive, and many people do not get the care they need, whe...

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5 Easy Ways to Show Patient Appreciation 5 EASY WAYS TO SHOW PATIENT APPRECIATION

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Apr 20, 2020

82% of your clients will leave if they don’t feel appreciated. With that statistics in mind let me ask you one question - when’s the last time you showed how thankful you are for those who come into your office? If it’s been awhile, I’m not calling you lazy. You have a lot on...

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How Virtual Care and Telehealth are Redefining Healthcare HOW VIRTUAL CARE AND TELEHEALTH ARE REDEFINING HEALTHCARE

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Apr 16, 2020

Virtual care and telehealth are no longer seen as merely an innovative method of delivering healthcare; technology is now indispensable to protecting patients, staff, and PPE resources amid the coronavirus pandemic. In a recent Harvard Medical School blog, Lee H. Schwamm, MD, shared that “tele...

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5 Healthcare Tech Trends Worth Keeping an Eye On 5 HEALTHCARE TECH TRENDS WORTH KEEPING AN EYE ON

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Apr 16, 2020

The healthcare industry is experiencing rapid shifts. Some of this is due to the current pandemic, but much of this evolution was happening even before the COVID-19 outbreak. Understanding and embracing the introduction of new technology into the market will be important for healthcare professionals...

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Why Medical Drones Are Taking Off in Healthcare WHY MEDICAL DRONES ARE TAKING OFF IN HEALTHCARE

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Apr 13, 2020

With their speed and maneuverability, drones have long captured attention for their potential to deliver shopping orders and photograph the world from above. But the machines can also serve a medical purpose by shuttling drugs, defibrillators and other equipment to emergency sites or care facilities...

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How Telehealth is Changing the Nursing Industry HOW TELEHEALTH IS CHANGING THE NURSING INDUSTRY

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Apr 13, 2020

Before we discuss the importance of telehealth and how it is changing the nursing industry in general, it is important to understand what telehealth is all about. With the advent of new-age technologies and their impact on the fast-paced, growing population, medical health is an essential department...

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Can New Technology Drive Health Care’s Future? CAN NEW TECHNOLOGY DRIVE HEALTH CARE’S FUTURE?

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Apr 11, 2020

Over the past twenty-five years most businesses have been revolutionized by the easy availability of cloud and mobile-based computing systems. These technologies have placed power and access into the hands of employees and customers, which in turn has created huge shifts in how transactions get done...

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Healthcare Challenges and Technology HEALTHCARE CHALLENGES AND TECHNOLOGY

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Apr 07, 2020

Elizabeth Miller, a registered nurse and now healthcare lead at Zebra in Australia discusses the challenges in Healthcare and how technology can enable and assist medical staff in critical patient care, clinical mobility, patient ID, tracking medical equipment and more. For more details on Zebra Tec...

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Why Mobile Technology is Critical to the Global Fight Against COVID-19 WHY MOBILE TECHNOLOGY IS CRITICAL TO THE GLOBAL FIGHT AGAINST COVID-19

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Apr 07, 2020

The last time the world experienced a pandemic on the scale of COVID-19 was the Spanish flu pandemic from 1918 to 1920. All told, 500 million people were infected, and an estimated 35 million people succumbed to the virus. That’s because over a hundred years ago, the medical technology needed ...

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Developing a Coronavirus Digital Marketing Strategy for Healthcare DEVELOPING A CORONAVIRUS DIGITAL MARKETING STRATEGY FOR HEALTHCARE

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Apr 02, 2020

Healthcare organizations are scrambling right now to stay on top of Coronavirus while also providing world-class care to other patients with various healthcare needs. This becomes a problem for marketing teams to not only stay consistent in their messaging and marketing priorities but also in shifti...

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Healthcare Data Infrastructure Security Cannot Be Ignored During A Pandemic HEALTHCARE DATA INFRASTRUCTURE SECURITY CANNOT BE IGNORED DURING A PANDEMIC

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Apr 02, 2020

The rapid advancement of technology has inspired hope in the healthcare industry, promising to employ artificial intelligence (AI) and cloud-based data platforms in life-altering ways. Surgery assisting robots and miraculously accurate AI-based cancer diagnosis methods are a few preliminary examples...

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Health IT coalition to use data analytics in battle against COVID-19 HEALTH IT COALITION TO USE DATA ANALYTICS IN BATTLE AGAINST COVID-19

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Apr 02, 2020

Healthcare organizations, technology firms, nonprofits, and academia are banding together to use their collective expertise, data, and insights for rapid deployment of innovative, open-source solutions to the global pandemic. The COVID-19 Healthcare Coalition, a private-sector led response, aims to ...

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Healthcare Friction Reduction HEALTHCARE FRICTION REDUCTION

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Apr 02, 2020

How do you improve member experience and better health outcomes? Make the journey easy to navigate through data science. Tools like Automated insights for digital evolution (AIDE) help offer medical care advantage or individual sales.Solutions like this help you become more agile and save time while...

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Developing a Healthcare Web App to Fight Coronavirus DEVELOPING A HEALTHCARE WEB APP TO FIGHT CORONAVIRUS

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Apr 02, 2020

The coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19) is presenting an unprecedented challenge to the healthcare sector around the globe. As we are facing one of the most significant challenges, the big question is, what could ease the healthcare business processes? Tech experts advocate relooking at healthcare web a...

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How COVID-19 Could Impact Digital Health HOW COVID-19 COULD IMPACT DIGITAL HEALTH

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Apr 01, 2020

As the world grapples with the tragic COVID-19 pandemic, it is tempting to imagine a post-COVID future that includes some silver linings. As terrible as the situation is today, maybe this calamity will at least lead to some lasting, positive changes, particularly in healthcare. Telemedicine has alre...

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Will Healthcare Ever Be the Same Again After COVID-19? WILL HEALTHCARE EVER BE THE SAME AGAIN AFTER COVID-19?

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Apr 01, 2020

The world is caught up in the dual health and economic crises of the novel coronavirus and resultant disease COVID-19. Globally, the healthcare industry has rallied around the challenge in unprecedented ways: drug companies and medical researchers are racing to find therapeutics and vaccines that ca...

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Healthcare Providers Remain Targets for Ransomware Attacks in the Midst of COVID-19 Pandemic HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS REMAIN TARGETS FOR RANSOMWARE ATTACKS IN THE MIDST OF COVID-19 PANDEMIC

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Apr 01, 2020

Although it was widely reported that several ransomware threat actor groups have pledged to not target healthcare providers until the COVID-19 pandemic is over, BakerHostetler’s Digital Assets and Data Management Practice Group and Healthcare Privacy and Compliance team continue to see ransomw...

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Applying AI in the Fight Against The Coronavirus APPLYING AI IN THE FIGHT AGAINST THE CORONAVIRUS

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Apr 01, 2020

Drug discovery is a notoriously long, complex and expensive process requiring the concerted efforts of the world’s brightest minds. The complexity in understanding human physiology and molecular mechanisms is increasing with every new research paper published and for every new compound tested....

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SignAgent - Sign Management for Hospitals & Healthcare Facilities SIGNAGENT - SIGN MANAGEMENT FOR HOSPITALS & HEALTHCARE FACILITIES

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Mar 31, 2020

SignAgent's helps hospital facility managers plan, manage, and maintain wayfinding and other signs (including donor walls). Whether you're responsible for a single location hospital or a large, multi-floor, multi-location healthcare campus, SignAgent's cloud-based sign management softwar...

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Healthcare trends 2020: Drive the Decade of Data HEALTHCARE TRENDS 2020: DRIVE THE DECADE OF DATA

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Mar 31, 2020

Over the past decade, a shift has occurred within the healthcare industry. Patients have become empowered as cultural changes, increasing care options, and policy adjustments enable populations to make informed decisions about their care. The 2010 Affordable Care Act ensured that patients were prote...

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The healthcare industry disruption nobody saw coming THE HEALTHCARE INDUSTRY DISRUPTION NOBODY SAW COMING

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Mar 31, 2020

Almost all conversations about healthcare disruption focused on new entrants into the industry transforming parts of the traditional service model and taking market share. Politically, most of the conversation centered around whether we would dismantle the ACA, build it back up or move to Medicare f...

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COVID-19 predictions, Dunning-Kruger Effect and the Hippocratic Oath of a Data Scientist COVID-19 PREDICTIONS, DUNNING-KRUGER EFFECT AND THE HIPPOCRATIC OATH OF A DATA SCIENTIST

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Mar 29, 2020

COVID-19 related data sources are fairly easy to find. Libraries in R and Python make it super easy to come up with pretty visualizations, models, forecasts, insights and recommendations. I have seen recommendations in areas like economics, public policy, and healthcare policy from individuals who a...

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How Blockchain Technology Will Improve Mobile Healthcare HOW BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGY WILL IMPROVE MOBILE HEALTHCARE

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Mar 27, 2020

The key concerns of healthcare management today are data processing and data security. Patients don’t have full ownership of their medical records, and are unable to control how their information is updated. There isn’t enough transparency to the process. There are also significant conce...

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Supporting the healthcare industry in the battle against COVID-19 SUPPORTING THE HEALTHCARE INDUSTRY IN THE BATTLE AGAINST COVID-19

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Mar 26, 2020

With the global spread of COVID-19 affecting our communities, colleagues, partners and customers, we are focused on doing everything we can to help those in need. Hospitals, healthcare facilities and first responders are on the front lines of this epic battle, and their ability to maximize impact is...

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Why Mobile Application Development is Future of Healthcare WHY MOBILE APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT IS FUTURE OF HEALTHCARE

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Mar 26, 2020

The healthcare industry is evolving rapidly and distances more and more from the concept of waiting rooms every year. In this article, we want to cover the topic of healthcare mobile application development and how it changes the industry and our way of living. The global demand for 24/7 healthcare ...

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The Impact of COVID-19 on Health and Finance THE IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON HEALTH AND FINANCE

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Mar 25, 2020

The new coronavirus has imminent and profound implications for health plans, benefit providers, health systems, and financial institutions. These constituents require a rapid strategic response as they brace for a landscape that is different from anything forecasts have offered to date. A digital wo...

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Healthcare Risk Management Structure Solutions HEALTHCARE RISK MANAGEMENT STRUCTURE SOLUTIONS

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Mar 17, 2020

Risk Management in the healthcare market is difficult because of the many processes that a patient may be involved in; and, these processes are not logged or recorded in a central repository. Identifying a patient is also a primary focus. This brief video provides an overview on how a payer could ut...

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Decoding the Future Trajectory of Healthcare with AI DECODING THE FUTURE TRAJECTORY OF HEALTHCARE WITH AI

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Mar 16, 2020

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is getting increasingly sophisticated day by day in its application, with enhanced efficiency and speed at a lower cost. Every single sector has been reaping benefits from AI in recent times. The Healthcare industry is no exception. Here is decoding the future trajectory...

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2 REASONS WHY THE HEALTHCARE INDUSTRY NEEDS SECURITY OPERATION CENTERS 2 REASONS WHY THE HEALTHCARE INDUSTRY NEEDS SECURITY OPERATION CENTERS

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Mar 14, 2020

This, unfortunately, is a very real cyber threat that healthcare organizations face every single day, and most of them are not prepared for it. According to a recent report by HIMSS, significant security incidents are a near-universal experience in US healthcare organizations. Most incidents are ini...

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AI Moving into Healthcare, Regulatory Challenges Await AI MOVING INTO HEALTHCARE, REGULATORY CHALLENGES AWAIT

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Mar 13, 2020

In recent years, artificial intelligence (AI) has started to turn up everywhere you look. It powers our ever-present digital assistants; it helps recommend entertainment options and has even begun to reshape the way businesses carry out their everyday operations. As AI moves further into healthcare,...

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Critical Information Sharing for Healthcare CRITICAL INFORMATION SHARING FOR HEALTHCARE

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Mar 13, 2020

The fast and efficient flow of information is vital for the healthcare sector to offer life-critical services and patient care. Seamless communication, real-time updates, and putting the crisis response plans into action with minimum activation time are some of the key factors for successful crisis ...

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6 Coronavirus (COVID-19) Considerations for Telehealth Providers 6 CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) CONSIDERATIONS FOR TELEHEALTH PROVIDERS

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Mar 13, 2020

As the novel coronavirus outbreak continues, the federal government and commercial health insurers have taken significant steps to increase Americans’ access to treatment and testing. In the past week, the federal government and private insurers have issued a number of guidance documents expan...

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The top five benefits of 5G in healthcare THE TOP FIVE BENEFITS OF 5G IN HEALTHCARE

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Mar 12, 2020

However, this remote monitoring, along with sophisticated imaging equipment, can lead to additional strain on the networks of businesses in the healthcare industry. This often increases congestion and slows network speeds, especially for healthcare providers that might be interfacing with dozens of ...

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Telehealth emerges as access tool in healthcare transformation TELEHEALTH EMERGES AS ACCESS TOOL IN HEALTHCARE TRANSFORMATION

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Mar 11, 2020

Healthcare organizations are faced with addressing the “triple aim” of improving cost, quality and access to medical care. Telehealth has been seen as a tool to improve access with its convenience and availability with mobile apps or personal computers. Regulators are seeing the value of...

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How Digital Transformation Enables a Systematic Response to the Coronavirus Outbreak HOW DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION ENABLES A SYSTEMATIC RESPONSE TO THE CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK

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Mar 11, 2020

For many years now, we’ve all been talking about a worldwide digital transformation in healthcare. One of the key motivations for healthcare’s digital transformation has been to enable the shift from labor-intensive, manual, in-person encounters in healthcare facilities and replace them ...

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How Technology Is Reshaping The Healthcare Industry HOW TECHNOLOGY IS RESHAPING THE HEALTHCARE INDUSTRY

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Mar 11, 2020

Healthcare industry is currently experiencing a massive digital transformation. There has been stable progress since the introduction of technology in this sector. Tech components like Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing (NLP), cloud computing, Artificial Intelligence and Internet of Thing...

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Artificial intelligence and healthcare ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AND HEALTHCARE

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Mar 10, 2020

When we imagine the future, we think about "The Jetsons" or "Back to the Future." Although we are not flying our cars or transporting instantly to any location at the push of a button, Artificial Intelligence (AI) permeates our lives. Think about the last time Netflix picked out ...

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RANSOMWARE AND THE PARAMOUNT IMPORTANCE OF EVIDENCE PRESERVATION FOR HEALTHCARE ENTITIES RANSOMWARE AND THE PARAMOUNT IMPORTANCE OF EVIDENCE PRESERVATION FOR HEALTHCARE ENTITIES

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Mar 10, 2020

Organizations regulated by the Healthcare Information Privacy and Accountability Act (HIPAA) must take special care to preserve valuable forensic artifacts at the outset of a ransomware or other cybersecurity event. The HIPAA Breach Notification Rule presumes a cybersecurity incident has resulted in...

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The innovations bridging health sciences and business in 2020 THE INNOVATIONS BRIDGING HEALTH SCIENCES AND BUSINESS IN 2020

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Mar 10, 2020

The decade’s first global health crisis has placed the spotlight on the need for healthcare technology that can prevent and solve the world’s critical health challenges. This last week, Microsoft shared progress on innovations helping to meet these objectives. Today, we’re spotligh...

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HIMSS Canceled Amid Coronavirus – What Can Healthcare IT Take Away? HIMSS CANCELED AMID CORONAVIRUS – WHAT CAN HEALTHCARE IT TAKE AWAY?

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Mar 09, 2020

With the announcement of the HIMSS conference cancellation the healthcare IT industry is hit hard. Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) is the super bowl of healthcare tech. 45,000 attendees from 50 countries were scheduled to fly into Orlando and spend 5 days immersed in in...

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Reimagining healthcare with Azure IoT REIMAGINING HEALTHCARE WITH AZURE IOT

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Mar 06, 2020

Providers, payors, pharmaceuticals, and life sciences companies are leading the next wave of healthcare innovation by utilizing connected devices. From continuous patient monitoring, to optimizing operations for manufacturers and cold-chain supply tracking for the pharmaceutical industry, the health...

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Identity + RBAC Tighten Security in Healthcare IDENTITY + RBAC TIGHTEN SECURITY IN HEALTHCARE

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Mar 06, 2020

As worries about coronavirus (also known as COVID-19) mount daily, healthcare and health care organizations work valiantly to deliver quality healthcare. Potential exposure of health care workers to COVID-19 risks further shortages of hospital staff and clinical service providers. This presents a se...

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How to Develop An ABM Strategy for Healthcare and Life Sciences HOW TO DEVELOP AN ABM STRATEGY FOR HEALTHCARE AND LIFE SCIENCES

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Mar 05, 2020

Most physician outreach now takes place digitally or indirectly. This shift in engagement has made it crucial for sales and marketing teams in healthcare and life sciences (HLS) to be aligned with a unified strategy. That’s what we discovered at League. Founded in 2014, League is on a mission ...

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GUIDE TO THE BEST MANAGED SERVICES FOR HEALTHCARE GUIDE TO THE BEST MANAGED SERVICES FOR HEALTHCARE

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Mar 05, 2020

Healthcare, more than most sectors, is heavily data-driven. This has prompted the industry to innovate using technology. The healthcare cloud computing market, for example, is expected to be valued at $55 billion by 2025. Technologies such as cloud computing, give healthcare new ways of collecting, ...

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Rethinking Indicators of Project Success in Healthcare RETHINKING INDICATORS OF PROJECT SUCCESS IN HEALTHCARE

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Mar 04, 2020

Health leaders must understand the benefits of their investments in performance improvement projects and the impact on the organization. The traditional approach is most often to measure ROI (return on investment) and, while clearly measurable, is most often related to cost savings or increased reve...

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The Data Behind: Helping Healthcare Get Better THE DATA BEHIND: HELPING HEALTHCARE GET BETTER

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Mar 04, 2020

Healthcare is experiencing a digital transformation, shifting how the medical ecosystem operates and the way that care is delivered. And all of this change comes down to one little word: data. In 2013, the healthcare industry produced 153 exabytes of data; in 2020, that volume is estimated to increa...

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AI in vascular healthcare AI IN VASCULAR HEALTHCARE

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Mar 04, 2020

A promo made for Charing Cross 2020 international symposium to spark conversation about the use of AI in vascular healthcare. Do you know what the difference is between machine learning and deep learning?

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HIPAA, Risk, & Hyper-Outsourcing Healthcare HIPAA, RISK, & HYPER-OUTSOURCING HEALTHCARE

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Mar 04, 2020

Ever-rising costs have forced the healthcare industry to tread a tightrope between containing costs and quality of service. In an effort to reduce costs, the healthcare industry relies on a large number of external resources. It’s not just administrative and clerical personnel such as call-cen...

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USA Healthcare Industry USA HEALTHCARE INDUSTRY

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Mar 04, 2020

US health care sector is most preferred destination for financial and strategic investments. For Nursing related assignments Sourceessay knows the key points that will be a game changer in your assignments

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What to Consider Before Using Social Media in Healthcare WHAT TO CONSIDER BEFORE USING SOCIAL MEDIA IN HEALTHCARE

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Mar 04, 2020

In a previous video, we went over some of the many reasons why social media is so beneficial in healthcare. Your patients are already using, so you can further educate them and reach a wider audience through these social platforms. It’s also cost-effective and while giving you a chance to show...

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A snapshot of the precision medicine landscape A SNAPSHOT OF THE PRECISION MEDICINE LANDSCAPE

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Mar 04, 2020

The global market for precision medicine is projected to top more than $84.5 billion by 2024. Targeted therapies for rare, genetic diseases, cancer and chronic conditions come with the hope of a cure. Companies such as Roche, Novartis, Spark Therapeutics, Pfizer, Editas and BioMarin are among the ph...

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Three Steps to Deliver Personalized Healthcare Marketing in a Cookie-less World THREE STEPS TO DELIVER PERSONALIZED HEALTHCARE MARKETING IN A COOKIE-LESS WORLD

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Mar 03, 2020

Health marketers who want to deliver personalized experiences across all channels must evolve the use of the person-level ID to balance differentiated offerings with privacy. Following Apple’s lead, Google recently announced that Chrome will start blocking third-party cookie tracking within th...

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TOP 4 BENEFITS EHR SOFTWARE FOR SMALL AND MEDIUM-SIZED PRACTICES TOP 4 BENEFITS EHR SOFTWARE FOR SMALL AND MEDIUM-SIZED PRACTICES

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Mar 03, 2020

From the very first day you implement EHR software, you’ll let out a sigh of relief once you realize its amazing potential and how it can transform your practice. You may experience some minor drawbacks along the way, but these are nothing compared to the many benefits you’ll achieve. Be...

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Reimagining healthcare IT for the next decade REIMAGINING HEALTHCARE IT FOR THE NEXT DECADE

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Mar 02, 2020

In the decade since the HITECH Act was passed, first-generation electronic health record systems provided a foundation for innovations such as electronic prescribing, clinical decision support and predictive analytics. While usability and productivity issues with EHRs have been well documented, ther...

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Will regulation limit the impact in health care? WILL REGULATION LIMIT THE IMPACT IN HEALTH CARE?

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Mar 02, 2020

Artificial intelligence (AI) introduces some important concerns around data ownership, safety and security, and with so much at stake, meaningful regulation should be expected. The pharmaceutical, clinical treatment and medical device industries provide a precedent for how to protect data rights, pr...

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Healthcare Bloodborne Pathogen Safety HEALTHCARE BLOODBORNE PATHOGEN SAFETY

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Mar 02, 2020

Health care is noble work – and hard work, too. Doing your job means performing some very complicated, even life-saving tasks. But what about staying safe yourself? Whether you work in a hospital or clinic, nursing home, emergency response, directly with patients or behind the scenes, it&rsquo...

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DATA PRIVACY IN HEALTHCARE DATA PRIVACY IN HEALTHCARE

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Mar 02, 2020

The information and data within any business is a valuable asset. It is now considered a key driver to business growth and success. Data is collected every second of every day, and so it is important for businesses to capture, process, and manage data correctly. The security of data must be a priori...

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Curing your complex healthcare network ills with microsegmentation CURING YOUR COMPLEX HEALTHCARE NETWORK ILLS WITH MICROSEGMENTATION

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Mar 02, 2020

Chronic underinvestment in cybersecurity has left many so exposed that they are unable to even detect cyberattacks when they occur, according to the report. While attacks take only seconds, discovery and mitigation can take weeks, if not months. In healthcare, complex networks and sensitive data mak...

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Interoperability and the clinically connected healthcare operations platform INTEROPERABILITY AND THE CLINICALLY CONNECTED HEALTHCARE OPERATIONS PLATFORM

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Feb 27, 2020

One off implementation services often take additional time to build, are more brittle and susceptible to failure, are less performant, and can impede realizing full value from your ERP investment. Productized integration means that there is ongoing coordination of the ERP application, the interface ...

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GE Healthcare - Carestation serie 600 – Ergonomica. Semplice. Versatile. GE HEALTHCARE - CARESTATION SERIE 600 – ERGONOMICA. SEMPLICE. VERSATILE.

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Feb 27, 2020

The CarestationTM 600 series (620/650/650c) is a suite of compact, versatile and easy to use anesthesia systems designed to help solve today’s toughest challenges. To help clinicians deliver efficient, precise and reliable anesthesia care to solve today's toughest challenges.

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Changing the Pharma and Healthcare Landscape CHANGING THE PHARMA AND HEALTHCARE LANDSCAPE

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Feb 27, 2020

Despite the data explosion in the past 10-15 years, this has largely been “data unrealized” – its value has not been exploited. Subsequent investments in data integration strategies, technology, and analytics have transformed a medley of free-floating data points into an integrated...

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4 Ways Virtual Reality Is Impacting Healthcare 4 WAYS VIRTUAL REALITY IS IMPACTING HEALTHCARE

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Feb 26, 2020

Virtual Reality (VR) has already made big waves in industries from entertainment to fashion and media, but how about an industry that directly affects everyone’s well being and quality of life? While we are only beginning to grasp the full potential of VR for healthcare, the potential applicat...

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STANLEY Healthcare and Cisco STANLEY HEALTHCARE AND CISCO

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Feb 26, 2020

With the help of Cisco, we're changing healthcare for the better.

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Can EHRs Stand Up Marketplaces for Innovation? CAN EHRS STAND UP MARKETPLACES FOR INNOVATION?

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Feb 26, 2020

The Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC) continues to advocate for improved data exchange, with the interoperability and information blocking rules being the latest federal push. One of the ONC’s goals with its latest guidance is to establish an ecosystem of innovation, with ...

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Building a Better Healthcare Future BUILDING A BETTER HEALTHCARE FUTURE

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Feb 25, 2020

Big data, analytics, cloud, and AI are just a few of the key transformational technologies creating a buzz in the healthcare industry as these innovations solve problems on a global scale all the way down to the patient level. Healthcare organizations are leveraging these tools to assist in clinical...

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Ensuring viability of the digital twin technology in healthcare ENSURING VIABILITY OF THE DIGITAL TWIN TECHNOLOGY IN HEALTHCARE

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Feb 25, 2020

A digital twin in healthcare is a patient’s in-silico representation, developed using the life-long data record of the individual. This data may come from disparate sources such as wearable devices and Electronic Medical Records (EMRs). The variables involved in the data obtained from the phys...

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Preparing for the Future of Healthcare in Light of Automation PREPARING FOR THE FUTURE OF HEALTHCARE IN LIGHT OF AUTOMATION

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Feb 24, 2020

Software automation accelerates processes and makes them more cost-effective, accurate, scalable, and measurable. But it also lets organizations coordinate and manage a collection of disparate systems according to business rules. These benefits offer enough value that automation is becoming an indis...

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Embracing healthcare’s digital transformation 2.0 EMBRACING HEALTHCARE’S DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION 2.0

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Feb 24, 2020

Technology is only as useful as the value it helps us deliver. For us to get to the next phase of this evolution, technology must fit into a patient-centric care model. When I shifted my role from a full-time practicing physician to a healthcare administrator 20 years ago, there were no national sta...

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Optimizing the Revenue Cycle: 5 Strategies for Healthcare Organizations OPTIMIZING THE REVENUE CYCLE: 5 STRATEGIES FOR HEALTHCARE ORGANIZATIONS

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Feb 19, 2020

Technology investment is just part of revenue cycle management, and engaging patients in the financial side of their treatment will be a key theme at HIMSS20.It contains patient engagement in their medical bills, pricing transparency when choosing treatments and medications ,organizational integrati...

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How Do We Make Dignity the Animating Principle in Healthcare? HOW DO WE MAKE DIGNITY THE ANIMATING PRINCIPLE IN HEALTHCARE?

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Feb 19, 2020

In healthcare, short-term efficiency means more tasks done, more patients were seen, more tests performed more revenue generated. If this were manufacturing, short-term efficiency would be a perfectly acceptable measure of success. For this approach to providing care, the Lown Institute, a nonpartis...

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The Value of an EHR Cloud Solution THE VALUE OF AN EHR CLOUD SOLUTION

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Feb 19, 2020

The term, “The Cloud,” has become so commonplace that one might ask: “What does it mean and what value can it bring to a healthcare organization’s electronic health record (EHR)?” Without getting too technical, Cloud is a model for delivering IT resources. According to ...

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Driving Healthcare Innovation with Microservices DRIVING HEALTHCARE INNOVATION WITH MICROSERVICES

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Feb 19, 2020

The healthcare industry has been affected by disruption and the need for healthcare innovation. Legislative, market, and technology pressures make it imperative for healthcare organizations — including hospitals and health systems, payers, and life sciences companies — to become more agile. IT teams...

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 Your Guide to Medical Imaging Standards and Ensuring Future Compatibility YOUR GUIDE TO MEDICAL IMAGING STANDARDS AND ENSURING FUTURE COMPATIBILITY

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Feb 19, 2020

Gone are the days of vendor-specific imaging. Today’s leaders understand that optimum performance and efficiencies depend on strategies that leverage industry standards. The drive for early diagnoses, chronic disease, and the rising age of the population resulted in a growing demand for medical imag...

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The value of Imprivata for healthcare. THE VALUE OF IMPRIVATA FOR HEALTHCARE.

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Feb 18, 2020

With the recent announcement of a £40 million investment to reduce NHS staff login times, we asked Daniel Johnston, Imprivata Clinical Workflow Specialist, what he believes makes Imprivata’s approach to single sign-on unique and measurable benefits he’s seen customers experiencing ...

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Getting Ahead of Privacy and the CCPA – Healthcare Needs to Move Beyond HIPAA GETTING AHEAD OF PRIVACY AND THE CCPA – HEALTHCARE NEEDS TO MOVE BEYOND HIPAA

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Feb 18, 2020

Privacy concerns are on the rise. Over the last couple of years, survey after survey have clearly shown a dramatic rise in overall consumer privacy awareness and concern – driven primarily by the never-ending litany of ongoing data breaches that make the news. The healthcare industry has been ...

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Setting Expectations in a Complex Healthcare System SETTING EXPECTATIONS IN A COMPLEX HEALTHCARE SYSTEM

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Feb 18, 2020

Over the past few weeks, I have written various posts on the experiences I have had with people whom I am working with as a Nurse Advocate. Each person came with unique issues related to their health. One patient had a suspected deep vein thrombosis, one was diagnosed with a reoccurrence of lung can...

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How Artificial Intelligence and Deep Learning Are Transforming Healthcare HOW ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AND DEEP LEARNING ARE TRANSFORMING HEALTHCARE

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Feb 17, 2020

Severely premature infants can face a staggering list of potential health problems. Retinopathy of prematurity abnormal retinal blood vessel development that can lead to blindness — is one of them. It’s treatable while infants weigh less than two pounds, but doctors often struggle to det...

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Enabling the digital healthcare world by supporting the Dacadoo’s mobile health platform development ENABLING THE DIGITAL HEALTHCARE WORLD BY SUPPORTING THE DACADOO’S MOBILE HEALTH PLATFORM DEVELOPMENT

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Feb 17, 2020

Dacadoo is a globally operating mobile health platform. They develop the technology solutions for digital health engagement and health risk quantification, partnering with insurers and health service providers. Find out how Ciklum can help your business scale.

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Looking to Keep Data Analytics in Healthcare Affordable? The Answer is the Cloud LOOKING TO KEEP DATA ANALYTICS IN HEALTHCARE AFFORDABLE? THE ANSWER IS THE CLOUD

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Feb 17, 2020

It’s clear that 2020 Healthcare will be the year of big market disruptions. With data-rich players such as Amazon and Google entering into the healthcare market space, many traditional health care systems are reviewing their own strategic plans with an eye towards staying relevant. According t...

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Delivering the Future of Healthcare DELIVERING THE FUTURE OF HEALTHCARE

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Feb 12, 2020

Traditional methods of delivering medicine to rural communities have not been considered the most efficient solutions. Patients in smaller areas of the Dominican Republic, for example, would often go weeks without receiving the care they needed, increasing mortality rates. A reliable and cost-effici...

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3 Key Considerations in Cloud Security for Healthcare Organizations 3 KEY CONSIDERATIONS IN CLOUD SECURITY FOR HEALTHCARE ORGANIZATIONS

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Feb 12, 2020

With medical system consolidation and increasing numbers of medical records created, the need for digital access and storage is gaining steam. Digitizing records allows clinicians to improve accuracy and decrease redundant testing and studies, as well as reduce treatment delays. Greater availability...

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The Future of Healthcare & Life Sciences THE FUTURE OF HEALTHCARE & LIFE SCIENCES

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Feb 11, 2020

How will Emy gain insights into her health? And what role should your company play to stay relevant for the next generation? Explore the opportunities of tomorrow!

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Digital Health Democratizes Precision Medicine to Improve Population Health DIGITAL HEALTH DEMOCRATIZES PRECISION MEDICINE TO IMPROVE POPULATION HEALTH

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Feb 10, 2020

By definition, precision medicine treats the individual while public health focuses on population-level interventions. While public health and precision medicine efforts overlap, some experts argue that precision medicine advancements fall short of public health goals due to their underemphasis on s...

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Artificial Intelligence Adoption in Healthcare ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE ADOPTION IN HEALTHCARE

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Feb 10, 2020

Artificial intelligence (AI) – long an impactful technology in other industries – is in the midst of rapid adoption across the healthcare industry. What was once seen as having great potential is now making its way to real-world implementation, driving improvements in care through enhanc...

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Atos Azure Platform for Healthcare ATOS AZURE PLATFORM FOR HEALTHCARE

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Feb 10, 2020

Discover the opportunities for the healthcare industry with Atos's Azure platform.

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Advanced Healthcare Supply Chains: Why It’s All in the Data ADVANCED HEALTHCARE SUPPLY CHAINS: WHY IT’S ALL IN THE DATA

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Feb 10, 2020

During the past decade, the healthcare industry has undergone an unprecedented technological transformation. The industry, once defined by manual processes, has moved squarely into the digital age. As patients, we’ve all become accustomed to seeing physicians as well as clinical staff use lapt...

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Why is the healthcare industry still so bad at cybersecurity? WHY IS THE HEALTHCARE INDUSTRY STILL SO BAD AT CYBERSECURITY?

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Feb 09, 2020

There are all kinds of scary scenarios like this that become possible when a hospital or other healthcare provider gets pwned. And the health industry has consistently been getting pwned as of late. In 2019, health organizations continued to get hit with data breaches and ransomware attacks, costing...

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Healthcare Transformation on Cloud HEALTHCARE TRANSFORMATION ON CLOUD

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Feb 07, 2020

This video discusses how the healthcare industry can potentially improve patient outcomes and preparedness to fight disease with faster innovation through cloud-based applications and automation.

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Interoperability? Yes, for value’s sake! INTEROPERABILITY? YES, FOR VALUE’S SAKE!

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Feb 07, 2020

There is a misconception that the terms health and medicine are interchangeable, but they describe very different concepts and states. Health has been subject to whole series of definitions and WHO defined health in the Alma Ata declaration in 1978 as follows: “Health is a state of complete ph...

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Improve Clinical Workflow, Reduce Costs with Purpose-Built Devices for Healthcare IMPROVE CLINICAL WORKFLOW, REDUCE COSTS WITH PURPOSE-BUILT DEVICES FOR HEALTHCARE

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Feb 06, 2020

Improving telehealth success with Healthcare specific devices. One of the primary challenges faced by clinicians with telehealth appointments is effectively and efficiently bringing both parties together without any breakdown in communication. Therefore, it's imperative that the hardware being u...

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Data Access Governance for Healthcare Privacy Compliance DATA ACCESS GOVERNANCE FOR HEALTHCARE PRIVACY COMPLIANCE

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Feb 06, 2020

Healthcare may soothe our physical and mental suffering, but it has long been one of the industries most burdened by stringent data privacy requirements. The personal health information (PHI) and electronic PHI (ePHI) contain the most valuable information malicious actors want to sell on the Dark We...

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How health systems can recover millions in lost revenue HOW HEALTH SYSTEMS CAN RECOVER MILLIONS IN LOST REVENUE

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Feb 05, 2020

The landscape of healthcare revenue appears bleak: costs and expenses are rising, while reimbursements decline. Traditionally, solutions focus on preventative measures, yet costly write-offs remain ever-present. This is especially true with respect to commercial claims, where denials are plentiful a...

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8 Healthcare Trends for 2020 and Beyond 8 HEALTHCARE TRENDS FOR 2020 AND BEYOND

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Feb 05, 2020

What is the best way to identify your target market and pinpoint their pain points? Understand the industry changes impacting them most. In a recent webinar, Definitive Healthcare CEO Jason Krantz reviewed the 8 healthcare industry trends he believes will be most relevant this year—both for he...

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THE BUSINESS OF HEALTHCARE THE BUSINESS OF HEALTHCARE

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Feb 05, 2020

The business of healthcare is an interesting beast. It has been described as miraculous, uncertain, opportunistic, a right, and even an art form. Semantics aside, healthcare is one of the most significant industries in any country worldwide, and represents almost 50% of America’s GDP. Miraculo...

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Top 8 Healthcare Trends in 2020 TOP 8 HEALTHCARE TRENDS IN 2020

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Feb 05, 2020

Definitive Healthcare CEO, Jason Krantz, recently hosted his annual healthcare trends webinar:8 Top-Of-Mind Trends for Physician and Hospital Buyers In 2020. Each year, these eight trends are developed based on conversations with our 2,500+ clients across the provider, pharmaceutical, biotechnology,...

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Accelerating Healthcare Innovation with Real World Evidence ACCELERATING HEALTHCARE INNOVATION WITH REAL WORLD EVIDENCE

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Feb 05, 2020

Over the last several years, medical associations began observing that these registries could also transform the way real-world clinical data can be used by the medical community beyond enabling quality reporting by physicians. As real-world data (namely electronic health record data) began to be di...

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3 Ways Healthcare IT Depts Can Start Prepping for “Medicare For All” 3 WAYS HEALTHCARE IT DEPTS CAN START PREPPING FOR “MEDICARE FOR ALL”

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Feb 05, 2020

Once a long-shot, the idea of universal healthcare in the U.S. is inching closer to reality, particularly as many 2020 candidates promise an expedient implementation of a national federally-run program (or some version of it). Nearly half of doctors support a “Medicare for all” model, an...

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Electronic Medical Records (EMR) Software: 2020 Pricing Guide ELECTRONIC MEDICAL RECORDS (EMR) SOFTWARE: 2020 PRICING GUIDE

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Feb 04, 2020

When it comes to electronic medical records (EMR) software, it’s important to find the system best fit for your businesses’ needs, goals, and budget. This guide written by Software Advice, covers everything you need to know about software pricing in 2020. Compare pricing models, price ra...

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Five Tips for Optimizing Healthcare Supply Chains FIVE TIPS FOR OPTIMIZING HEALTHCARE SUPPLY CHAINS

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Feb 04, 2020

Healthcare supply chains tend to be high-margin, regulated businesses with strict quality requirements, such as the need for cold-chain storage and transportation. Yet they’re often ripe for improvements across the board. Inefficiencies often crop up due to the outsourcing of capability to log...

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What Is Accreditation vs Licensure in Healthcare? WHAT IS ACCREDITATION VS LICENSURE IN HEALTHCARE?

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Feb 03, 2020

Accreditation and licensure are both important in the healthcare industry. Find out why and what sets them apart.

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How Artificial Intelligence Solutions are Disrupting the Healthcare Market HOW ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE SOLUTIONS ARE DISRUPTING THE HEALTHCARE MARKET

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Feb 03, 2020

Health data is most often associated with vital signs: height, weight, blood pressure, and heart rate immediately come to mind. But in recent years, the reality of what health data encompasses has become so much broader. Today, a multitude of data is being collected on patients. This data tells the ...

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Aspire health plan: How Monterey is reinventing healthcare ASPIRE HEALTH PLAN: HOW MONTEREY IS REINVENTING HEALTHCARE

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Jan 31, 2020

When confronted with rising costs and shrinking reimbursement, leaders at a respected regional hospital in California took a bold step to ensure that they could continue serving the needs of the community in a financially sustainable way. Guided by Milliman’s health experts, the Community Hosp...

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Discrimination By Artificial Intelligence In A Commercial Electronic Health Record—A Case Study DISCRIMINATION BY ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE IN A COMMERCIAL ELECTRONIC HEALTH RECORD—A CASE STUDY

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Jan 31, 2020

When artificial intelligence (AI) is built into electronic health record (EHR) software, who is responsible for the consequences? Does responsibility lie exclusively with the hospital or health system that uses the vendor’s software, or is responsibility shared with the EHR vendor? What role s...

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Adoption of Healthcare Technology: A Unique Dilemma ADOPTION OF HEALTHCARE TECHNOLOGY: A UNIQUE DILEMMA

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Jan 30, 2020

Recent years have seen an explosion in healthcare-related technologies; connected devices, wearable sensors, patches, apps and software. This sector is expected to reach $280 billion by 20212 and global healthcare spending is predicted to reach $10 trillion by 2022. 2 Patients and healthcare practit...

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How Amazon’s Latest Trademark Raises The Bar HOW AMAZON’S LATEST TRADEMARK RAISES THE BAR

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Jan 30, 2020

The Healthcare industry is changing at an unprecedented pace. Legacy technology and pressure to keep costs low combined with the demand for faster service are forcing healthcare providers to innovate. The question remains as to who will set the technology bar for healthcare experiences and expectati...

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AI for Health Program AI FOR HEALTH PROGRAM

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Jan 29, 2020

Microsoft is expanding on its existing AI for Good initiative by launching the AI for Health program. AI for Health empowers researchers and organizations with AI to advance the health of people and communities around the world.

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4 TRENDS THAT ARE CHANGING HEALTHCARE AND LIFE SCIENCES 4 TRENDS THAT ARE CHANGING HEALTHCARE AND LIFE SCIENCES

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Jan 29, 2020

As the digital revolution transforms the fields of healthcare and life sciences, organizations and individuals stand to gain from new trends that use data in innovative ways to provide better patient outcomes. To leverage these developments, organizations need to embrace a cloud data platform as par...

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Joining up your healthcare JOINING UP YOUR HEALTHCARE

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Jan 29, 2020

Health systems around the world are battling with issues of accessibility and affordability of healthcare, whilst facing ever-rising levels of chronic disease and severe workforce shortages. To tackle this Babylon are working with The Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust (RWT) to develop a new healthcare d...

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2020 HEALTHCARE IT PREDICTIONS: ALL SIGNS POINT TO ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE 2020 HEALTHCARE IT PREDICTIONS: ALL SIGNS POINT TO ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE

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Jan 29, 2020

To close out our series of predictions for 2020 in healthcare, today we are synthesizing what experts believe we can expect to see evolve this year in technology. In the vast arena of healthcare technology topics, artificial intelligence has received a lot of recognition lately. Reportedly, 1 out of...

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5 Innovative Ways Providers are Utilizing Their EHR 5 INNOVATIVE WAYS PROVIDERS ARE UTILIZING THEIR EHR

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Jan 29, 2020

Choosing a strong healthcare IT partner like eClinicalWorks means having someone by your side that supports your practice’s goals and future plans. From small rural practices to large urban health centers, eClinicalWorks customers represent a varied group of healthcare professionals dedicated ...

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The Future of Healthcare AI THE FUTURE OF HEALTHCARE AI

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Jan 28, 2020

Accelerate time to value with a dedicated center for AI workforce operations – we call it the Olive AlphaSite. An Olive AlphaSite ensures operational transformation, creating a 360 view of enterprise-wide opportunities for process automation and maximizing the performance of organizations with...

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Why the Centene and WellCare Merger is the Biggest Deal in 2020 WHY THE CENTENE AND WELLCARE MERGER IS THE BIGGEST DEAL IN 2020

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Jan 28, 2020

I feel like the healthcare world just skipped over the $17.3 billion mega-merger between Centene and Wellcare, which just received final regulatory approval last Wednesday. With their powers combined, this new company will create the Thanos of government-focused health plans, hopefully without any o...

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Resolving that tension between clinical and financial leadership RESOLVING THAT TENSION BETWEEN CLINICAL AND FINANCIAL LEADERSHIP

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Jan 27, 2020

What tension, you say? Oh, come on, let’s be honest — you know what I’m talking about. Clinical leadership evaluates a product that accelerates wound healing. Its evidence-based claims are well substantiated in peer review journals. Yes, it’s costly, but healing time and labo...

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What Makes IoMT Devices So Difficult to Secure? WHAT MAKES IOMT DEVICES SO DIFFICULT TO SECURE?

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Jan 25, 2020

It wasn’t long ago when healthcare technology and protecting it from harm was relatively straightforward. In most cases, landlines and desktops reigned supreme; networks existed inside an organization’s own walls. Times have changed: Technological advancements and a growing number of use...

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10 Examples of Dysfunction in Healthcare 10 EXAMPLES OF DYSFUNCTION IN HEALTHCARE

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Jan 25, 2020

The Lown Institute recently announced its 3rd round of “Shkreli Awards”, a top ten list of the worst examples of dysfunction in healthcare, and we thought that was pretty newsworthy

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5 technologies that are poised to disrupt the healthcare supply chain 5 TECHNOLOGIES THAT ARE POISED TO DISRUPT THE HEALTHCARE SUPPLY CHAIN

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Jan 24, 2020

The supply chain has carved out a critical role for itself as the healthcare industry shifts to a value-based model. In today’s evolving business environment, a data-rich supply chain contains the fuel that will help healthcare stakeholders tackle big industry challenges, including reducing va...

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What’s Changing? Healthcare Industry Disruptors and Trends To Watch WHAT’S CHANGING? HEALTHCARE INDUSTRY DISRUPTORS AND TRENDS TO WATCH

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Jan 24, 2020

As industries continue to blur, traditional healthcare companies will need to break down silos to drive value across the industry ecosystem, “To compete with disruptors, healthcare companies will need to capitalize on data, maximize profitability, and innovate patient care all while managing g...

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Why is 2020 a turning point for healthcare? WHY IS 2020 A TURNING POINT FOR HEALTHCARE?

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Jan 23, 2020

Micro-trends, political strategies, technologies, discoveries in medical sciences, and societal changes are shaping the healthcare sector. What changes are on the horizon at the beginning of 2020? Here are eight remarkable transformative forces expected in the upcoming months. Healthcare is continuo...

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Interpretability and the promise of healthcare AI INTERPRETABILITY AND THE PROMISE OF HEALTHCARE AI

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Jan 23, 2020

Emergency departments (EDs) are an expensive and time-consuming option for getting care, especially when you don't have an emergency. What if we could suggest other treatment options to potential patients with non-urgent conditions beforehand instead of their choosing the ED? They could probably...

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How mixed reality brings the virtual hospital to you HOW MIXED REALITY BRINGS THE VIRTUAL HOSPITAL TO YOU

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Jan 22, 2020

The field of healthcare is constantly revolutionizing. Although, there are many challenges that doctors and other medical professionals face in treating a patient. The advancement in Microsoft’s HoloLens technology has brought a huge shift in how hospitals, medical clinics and other modern hea...

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Would Universal Healthcare Really Work in the U.S.? WOULD UNIVERSAL HEALTHCARE REALLY WORK IN THE U.S.?

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Jan 22, 2020

Pretty much every rich, developed nation on the planet has universal healthcare, EXCEPT for the U.S. Should we join them, or does our current healthcare system have advantages that we don’t want to lose?

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HEALTHCARE AND DATA SECURITY—THE DOS AND DON’TS HEALTHCARE AND DATA SECURITY—THE DOS AND DON’TS

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Jan 21, 2020

The foundation of any information security program is asset knowledge, classification and management. Without this foundation, gaps will exist, and risks will go unnoticed. Efforts will be targeted incorrectly, and funds will be wasted. Auditors will cite this as a program failure, and in the case o...

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eClinicalWorks: Leading the Way to the Future of Healthcare ECLINICALWORKS: LEADING THE WAY TO THE FUTURE OF HEALTHCARE

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Jan 21, 2020

Across the nation, thousands of medical providers are switching to eClinicalWorks, choosing industry-leading IT that speeds daily documentation, deepens understanding of emerging healthcare challenges, strengthens Patient Engagement, reduces the burdens on providers, and lowers practices’ cost...

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Beyond Healthcare Data; Shifting the Focus to Non-Healthcare Data BEYOND HEALTHCARE DATA; SHIFTING THE FOCUS TO NON-HEALTHCARE DATA

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Jan 21, 2020

The recently proposed information blocking rule from the ONC and CMS has thrust interoperability into the spotlight like nothing has in recent years, making it a hot topic for media fodder, and a major concern for organizations necessitating renewed attention to data-sharing practices. The conversat...

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Ransomware in 2020 RANSOMWARE IN 2020

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Jan 20, 2020

Since that time, ransomware has attacked large and small organizations, as well as individuals, across every sector. The malware’s versatility continues to make it a useful tool that requires nominal investment of time and resources. Ransomware is delivered via several different vectors to inc...

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Telemedicine: An Opportunity to Lower Costs and Expand Access to Healthcare TELEMEDICINE: AN OPPORTUNITY TO LOWER COSTS AND EXPAND ACCESS TO HEALTHCARE

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Jan 19, 2020

With the 2020 elections looming, America's focus has turned to the many challenges that next term’s president will face. Arguably, the most important question America faces is: How are we going to fix healthcare? Nestled in this question are two, often competing, priorities: access and aff...

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Succeeding In Value-Based Care With A Next-Gen Revenue Cycle SUCCEEDING IN VALUE-BASED CARE WITH A NEXT-GEN REVENUE CYCLE

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Jan 17, 2020

Value-based reimbursement (VBR) models are becoming more common. Success under these models depends on showing positive improvement in key metrics, but providers often struggle to accurately report the quality of care provided. A next-generation revenue cycle that combines clinically aware artificia...

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About Building Better Healthcare ABOUT BUILDING BETTER HEALTHCARE

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Jan 17, 2020

Quality improvement in healthcare is a team effort1 and most effective when it includes people using services and their carers, families, and advocates. These people bring direct expertise in matters of health from their personal experience of illness as well as skills from lives beyond the healthca...

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2020 health trends and predictions 2020 HEALTH TRENDS AND PREDICTIONS

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Jan 16, 2020

The AI Era is creating a world full of opportunities.” Artificial intelligence, or AI, already is enabling a myriad of opportunities in health. This year, I believe AI will move beyond operational and clinical analytics to more advanced workloads, like diagnostics, early detection and other ad...

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TOP 8 HEALTHCARE PREDICTIONS IN 2020 TOP 8 HEALTHCARE PREDICTIONS IN 2020

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Jan 16, 2020

So, without further ado, here is a summary of their projections for what we can expect in the healthcare industry for 2020. The price tag of being hospitalized is hefty, and plays a large role in increasing the U.S. healthcare expenses. On average it costs over $2,000 a day to stay in a hospital bed...

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Leveraging AI and Machine Learning to Advance Interoperability in Healthcare LEVERAGING AI AND MACHINE LEARNING TO ADVANCE INTEROPERABILITY IN HEALTHCARE

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Jan 16, 2020

Navigating the healthcare system is often a complex journey involving multiple physicians from hospitals, clinics, and general practices. At each junction, healthcare providers collect data that serve as pieces in a patient’s medical puzzle. When all of that data can be shared at each point, t...

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Four Best Practices To Communicate A Health Care Merger FOUR BEST PRACTICES TO COMMUNICATE A HEALTH CARE MERGER

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Jan 16, 2020

It seems like not a week goes by without some sort of headline news detailing the latest hospital or health system merger, like these or these. Health care mergers aren’t new, but they are taking place at a rapid pace. The National Institute for Healthcare Management (NIHCM) Foundation reports...

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How AI can improve medical diagnosis HOW AI CAN IMPROVE MEDICAL DIAGNOSIS

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Jan 15, 2020

How do medical specialists diagnose conditions? They look at our symptoms, use the knowledge they have built up in practice, bring tools and techniques into play, and work out what they think is wrong with us. Then they get on with treating us. Sounds simple enough, but in reality it’s often v...

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What is AR in Healthcare? WHAT IS AR IN HEALTHCARE?

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Jan 15, 2020

The application of augmented reality technology is opening up new opportunities in the healthcare industry. It’s expected that by the year 2020, the global market will reach a value of $1.5B. New AR innovations can help enhance doctors and surgeons ability to diagnose, treat, and perform surge...

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Red Hat RED HAT'S INTELLIGENT DATA-AS-A-SERVICE SOLUTION FOR HEALTHCARE

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Jan 15, 2020

To address data management requirements, healthcare organizations need an architecture that can process data from various sources and route information to a wide variety of new destinations. Red Hat’s Intelligent Data-as-a-Service (iDaaS) solution can help. It provides inbound connectors, mess...

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5 Reasons Why Electronic Health Records are Better than Paper Records 5 REASONS WHY ELECTRONIC HEALTH RECORDS ARE BETTER THAN PAPER RECORDS

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Jan 15, 2020

By now, leadership in your medical organization is starting to conclude that there are more problems than benefits in continuing to use using paper-based records and it is time to make the switch to electronic health records. While some practices can manage to get by using old-fashioned paper, the d...

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It’s Time To Address The Role Of Implicit Bias Within Health Care Delivery IT’S TIME TO ADDRESS THE ROLE OF IMPLICIT BIAS WITHIN HEALTH CARE DELIVERY

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Jan 15, 2020

After many decades of study and exposition in the medical and sociological literature, policy makers and health care providers have finally turned their attention to social determinants of health (SDoH) and their effects on health outcomes. This is a welcome development. It brings needed focus on so...

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How should providers screen for social determinants of health? HOW SHOULD PROVIDERS SCREEN FOR SOCIAL DETERMINANTS OF HEALTH?

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Jan 14, 2020

The healthcare industry has been talking about the importance of addressing social determinants of health for years, but many struggle with how to collect the insights. For example, if 68% of Americans are affected by at least one SDOH, how do they even discover the one? What is the ideal way for pr...

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DENTAL PRACTICES CAN IMPROVE BY USING BIG DATA ANALYTICS DENTAL PRACTICES CAN IMPROVE BY USING BIG DATA ANALYTICS

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Jan 14, 2020

As a dentist, your online and offline marketing strategies are both important. Not only that, but analytics programs can help you to make sure that you’re promoting your business to the right people. Analytics programs for dentists will help you to analyze and understand the demographics of pe...

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How Healthcare Organizations Must Respond Urgently in the Digital Age HOW HEALTHCARE ORGANIZATIONS MUST RESPOND URGENTLY IN THE DIGITAL AGE

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Jan 13, 2020

Today, healthcare organizations are witnessing a major shift in power. The industry is realigning itself increasingly around the priorities of patients. The change is unstoppable — and healthcare companies must act swiftly to avoid getting left behind.

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Accolade: Security and Operational Excellence in Healthcare ACCOLADE: SECURITY AND OPERATIONAL EXCELLENCE IN HEALTHCARE

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Jan 13, 2020

With cutting-edge technology like serverless on AWS, Accolade connects personal health data, employer programs, and wellness tools to provide personalized health and benefits solutions for employees. Accolade moved toward a serverless approach centered on Amazon API Gateway, AWS Lambda, AWS Lambda@E...

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20 2020 Healthcare Trends 20 2020 HEALTHCARE TRENDS

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Jan 13, 2020

The biggest trend of the next decade within healthcare is the adoption of AI technology. Artificial intelligence technology is on the rise, we hear about it constantly. Right now AI technology is at a point where many people are afraid that these tools will devalue their employees’ work. That&...

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Five Health Care Trends For 2020 FIVE HEALTH CARE TRENDS FOR 2020

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Jan 13, 2020

In 2020, the Affordable Care Act will turn 10 years old. Since it became law and ushered in sizable reforms across our industry, some aspects of health care have improved dramatically, while new problems have emerged that require remediation. In other words, health care reform has been neither the c...

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How To Make Healthcare Marketing & Communications More Inclusive HOW TO MAKE HEALTHCARE MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS MORE INCLUSIVE

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Jan 13, 2020

This includes health care and extends well beyond an organization’s public image, though. Communicating in an inclusive manner can have real-life health consequences. There is a well-documented correlation between a patient’s sense of comfort/acceptance and their willingness to be forthc...

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KPMG 2020 healthcare and life sciences investment outlook video KPMG 2020 HEALTHCARE AND LIFE SCIENCES INVESTMENT OUTLOOK VIDEO

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Jan 10, 2020

Analysis of the 2020 KPMG Healthcare and Life Sciences Investment Outlook survey sheds light on how the investment landscape will be impacted by influential disruptors, evolving market trends, and policy/regulatory developments.

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Top 3 Myths About Digital Identity in Healthcare TOP 3 MYTHS ABOUT DIGITAL IDENTITY IN HEALTHCARE

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Jan 10, 2020

Healthcare is in the midst of a digital transformation, creating information security, compliance, and workflow challenges. The engagement of an increasingly decentralized workforce along with anytime anyplace healthcare and the proliferation of cloud-based applications, databases, and mobile device...

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Why is Content Optimization Important in Your Healthcare Content Strategy? WHY IS CONTENT OPTIMIZATION IMPORTANT IN YOUR HEALTHCARE CONTENT STRATEGY?

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Jan 09, 2020

The healthcare industry provides care to the general public. By marketing standards, that’s a broad audience to target with written content. Content optimization is a window of opportunity to get the most out of a compelling article or blog that you create. Through this strategy, you gain the ...

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Top 8 Predictions in Healthcare TOP 8 PREDICTIONS IN HEALTHCARE

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Jan 09, 2020

Here is a list of the top 8 predictions in healthcare

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The Prognosis is Positive for the Healthcare Industry’s Big Migration to the Cloud in 2020 THE PROGNOSIS IS POSITIVE FOR THE HEALTHCARE INDUSTRY’S BIG MIGRATION TO THE CLOUD IN 2020

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Jan 09, 2020

One of the biggest issues that healthcare organisations face when implementing new IT infrastructure solutions is that they lack the budget to properly integrate them. The annual Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) and Navigant survey found that 56% of respondents didn’t believe...

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Personalizing Radiotherapy in Oncology: The Evolution of Treatment PERSONALIZING RADIOTHERAPY IN ONCOLOGY: THE EVOLUTION OF TREATMENT

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Jan 09, 2020

Radiation therapy is one of the most common treatments used to fight cancer in the U.S., with more than half of cancer patients receiving it either alone or in combination with other medical interventions.1 With the traditional approach to radiation therapy, the dose and schedule is tailored to the ...

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Hacking Healthcare – A Sensitive Industry Under Attack HACKING HEALTHCARE – A SENSITIVE INDUSTRY UNDER ATTACK

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Jan 08, 2020

Healthcare organizations collect and store vast amounts of personal information, making them a major target for cyber-criminals. Healthcare breaches are especially serious because personal data can, in some cases, mean the difference between life and death. For example, says Carlisle, it could cause...

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5 PREDICTIONS FOR DIGITAL HEALTHCARE IN 2020 5 PREDICTIONS FOR DIGITAL HEALTHCARE IN 2020

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Jan 08, 2020

The evolution of healthcare has unfolded year after year, advancing at what sometimes feels like warp speed. However in 2019, digital innovations appeared to be progressing at a gradual rate. Luckily experts are predicting that there will be a multitude of technological advancements coming in 2020. ...

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Allium Healthcare ALLIUM HEALTHCARE

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Jan 08, 2020

Allium Healthcare built a new, internal management system using Amazon Web Services (AWS) that allows them to capture personalized details about their clients’ preferences. This change allows Allium Healthcare to deliver more client-centric, personalized care than they could before. Allium Hea...

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The State of Telehealth in 2020 THE STATE OF TELEHEALTH IN 2020

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Jan 08, 2020

telehealth gives you a way to provide patients with medical care anytime and anywhere. Telehealth solutions like healow TeleVisits help practices like The Clark Clinic deliver quality care to patients who may have difficulty making it into the doctor’s office. Sometimes it also may be challeng...

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5 Benefits of Interoperability in Healthcare 5 BENEFITS OF INTEROPERABILITY IN HEALTHCARE

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Jan 08, 2020

How much thought do you give to the various computer systems that have been set up to enable staff to keep track of and manage patient data as well as communicate and connect with other entities, such as insurance providers and referring physicians? While the computer setup is the main concern for y...

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The Digital Transformation of Healthcare THE DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION OF HEALTHCARE

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Jan 07, 2020

Alicia Staley, Senior Director, Patient Engagement at Medidata Solutions, discusses the digital transformation of healthcare in our ‘Transforming Life Sciences’ podcast series.

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How Machine Learning Can Support Early Intervention for High-Risk Patients HOW MACHINE LEARNING CAN SUPPORT EARLY INTERVENTION FOR HIGH-RISK PATIENTS

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Jan 07, 2020

U.S. healthcare costs have skyrocketed over the last decade and show no sign of slowing down. We currently spend $3.5 trillion a year on healthcare—about $11,000 per person, more than twice the average per-person spending in other developed countries. And healthcare costs are expected to nearl...

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7 Trends Impacting The Design of Healthcare Environments in 2020 7 TRENDS IMPACTING THE DESIGN OF HEALTHCARE ENVIRONMENTS IN 2020

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Jan 06, 2020

SmithGroup one of the nation’s leading integrated design firms has tapped its broad network of 1,300 interdisciplinary design professionals to offer its predictions for the trends and challenges that the design industry will face in the decade ahead. In the last couple of years, the impacts of...

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Current and Potential Challenges of Telehealth CURRENT AND POTENTIAL CHALLENGES OF TELEHEALTH

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Jan 06, 2020

The idea of telehealth seems like a dream come true for patients; whenever they aren’t feeling well, instead of hopping in the car to drive to a doctor’s office, they can simply hop on their phones or computers and connect with a provider virtually. There are other benefits to telehealth...

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Seven trends that will shape corporate health insurance in 2020 SEVEN TRENDS THAT WILL SHAPE CORPORATE HEALTH INSURANCE IN 2020

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Jan 06, 2020

Corporate health insurance has changed a lot over the last decade and is set to continue to evolve in the face of continuing technological, economic and societal change. Demand for more tailored and cutting-edge solutions that meet their workforces and businesses changing needs is also set to grow a...

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Combatting potential cyber-attacks within healthcare COMBATTING POTENTIAL CYBER-ATTACKS WITHIN HEALTHCARE

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Jan 06, 2020

With cybersecurity threats on the increase worldwide in the healthcare industry, TUH wanted to ensure all of its sensitive patient information was kept well-protected. TUH already had a VMware footprint and wanted to continue using VMware due to its reliability and good track record within healthcar...

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Moving Beyond Dazzle to High-Impact Collaboration MOVING BEYOND DAZZLE TO HIGH-IMPACT COLLABORATION

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Jan 03, 2020

From the first artificial skin to driverless cars that navigate busy streets with ease, 2019 brought a dazzling array of artificial intelligence (AI) discovery. In 2020, the progress made toward AI-fueled collaboration will be as critical as AI innovation especially in healthcare. We’ve reache...

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Key Trends of Blockchain in Healthcare in 2020 KEY TRENDS OF BLOCKCHAIN IN HEALTHCARE IN 2020

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Jan 02, 2020

Blockchain technology has a place in any commercial network that is strongly motivated to avoid allowing a single central party to coordinate and approve transactions within the network. While the technicality of blockchain has a steep learning curve, there is tremendous potential in blockchain&rsqu...

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3 Healthcare Cybersecurity Trends to Watch in 2020 3 HEALTHCARE CYBERSECURITY TRENDS TO WATCH IN 2020

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Jan 02, 2020

The healthcare industry frequently struggles with data breaches and other cybersecurity incidents. That’s likely because cybercriminals know the value of medical data. It’s also problematic that healthcare information often gets passed between multiple parties and organizations, some of ...

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Choosing the Right Fit for Your ERP Implementation CHOOSING THE RIGHT FIT FOR YOUR ERP IMPLEMENTATION

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Dec 30, 2019

For a long time, the EHR has been the focus of the healthcare IT world thanks to initiatives like meaningful use. Now EHRs have mostly been implemented nationwide, and most providers are not going to go through all the hassle and expense of putting in a different EHR. Instead, providers are looking ...

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Driving Success in Healthcare AI DRIVING SUCCESS IN HEALTHCARE AI

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Dec 27, 2019

To drive successful adoption and deployment of AI technologies, and ultimately desired outcomes, it is critical to have a partnership in which customers and vendors are working collaboratively. Healthcare organizations and vendors alike must share their responsibilities to divide and conquer the wor...

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Why Providers Must Adopt Telehealth in 2020 WHY PROVIDERS MUST ADOPT TELEHEALTH IN 2020

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Dec 27, 2019

Sometimes life just gets in the way. Work schedules, family obligations, and unforeseen circumstances can make going to the doctor an inconvenience rather than a helpful necessity. It’s not uncommon for patients to forget or intentionally skip appointments, cancel unexpectedly, or even put off...

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4 Ways to Make Security Training A Priority in Your Healthcare Organization 4 WAYS TO MAKE SECURITY TRAINING A PRIORITY IN YOUR HEALTHCARE ORGANIZATION

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Dec 27, 2019

Healthcare finally made the shift–it went digital. Overdue, perhaps and maybe less rapid than the transition by other industries but nonetheless notable. The age of the Internet of Medical Things (IoMT) has dawned, and healthcare is riding the wave. You go, healthcare! For healthcare organizat...

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One Doctor’s Thoughts On Why Big Tech Won’t Really Disrupt Healthcare ONE DOCTOR’S THOUGHTS ON WHY BIG TECH WON’T REALLY DISRUPT HEALTHCARE

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Dec 26, 2019

In recent times, tech giants like Apple, Google and Amazon have made it clear that their sights are set on carving out a place in healthcare. (Yes, the latest news of Google’s healthcare ambitions came when we learned that the HHS Office for Civil Rights was investigating whether its big healt...

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11 Healthcare Innovation Trends To Watch In 2020 11 HEALTHCARE INNOVATION TRENDS TO WATCH IN 2020

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Dec 25, 2019

As we near the end of the year, rather than reflect on fond memories of 2019, related to healthcare startups and innovation, here are some areas or trends that I will be following in the new decade.

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Future of Healthcare FUTURE OF HEALTHCARE

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Dec 25, 2019

With the changing landscape in the healthcare industry, Infosys looks to navigate the gap between the healthcare industry and the patient. The time is right, the vision is here. Let’s build together to have a better future.

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4 Ways Healthcare Is Being Transformed by the Cloud 4 WAYS HEALTHCARE IS BEING TRANSFORMED BY THE CLOUD

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Dec 24, 2019

Healthcare is increasingly turning to the cloud. According to research from Global Market Insights, the North American healthcare cloud-computing market surpassed $8.5 billion in 2018, and the global market could exceed $55 billion by 2025. That doesn’t mean there hasn’t been turbulence ...

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WHAT ARE THE UPCOMING TRENDS IN AI IN HEALTHCARE FOR 2020? WHAT ARE THE UPCOMING TRENDS IN AI IN HEALTHCARE FOR 2020?

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Dec 23, 2019

Among all the significant transformations happening across various industries, healthcare is one such industry that is being revolutionized with the latest technologies to meet challenging demands of the time. The fundamentals of the industry are changing for better. AI along with several other tech...

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How Biometric Technologies Improve Healthcare Operations HOW BIOMETRIC TECHNOLOGIES IMPROVE HEALTHCARE OPERATIONS

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Dec 23, 2019

Iris scans, fingerprint readers and facial recognition are growing in use across healthcare settings — and they’re poised to offer even greater possibilities. With just a touch or a glance, these biometric tools can identify and authenticate patients and employees by detecting unique bio...

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4 Ways Of Blockchain Healthcare 4 WAYS OF BLOCKCHAIN HEALTHCARE

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Dec 22, 2019

Blockchain technology is coming, and it may solve many of the challenges providers experience in healthcare today. But where exactly will it be effective and what use cases should organizations be looking to as they move ahead? Here, there’s much debate.

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Behavioural Incentive Design in Health and Health Care BEHAVIOURAL INCENTIVE DESIGN IN HEALTH AND HEALTH CARE

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Dec 20, 2019

The course covers the role of social and monetary incentives in modifying related health behaviour, and especially prevention and health care use. It will primarily draw on theoretical frameworks from several social sciences including applied microeconomics and behavioural economics, psychology, and...

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Addressing Healthcare’s IT Security Oversight Challenges ADDRESSING HEALTHCARE’S IT SECURITY OVERSIGHT CHALLENGES

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Dec 19, 2019

Data theft within the healthcare sector continues to skyrocket, led by third-party data breaches and phishing attacks. Halfway through 2019, the number of patient records breached already exceeds the 2018 number by more than 10 million. Perhaps most concerning, many of the breaches lasted weeks or m...

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Can Digital Health Bridge The Low-Income Gap? CAN DIGITAL HEALTH BRIDGE THE LOW-INCOME GAP?

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Dec 18, 2019

We’ve known for a few years that income correlates with health in a major way. From the length of life to stroke risk to self-reported health status, the more access, opportunity, and means of upward mobility a person has, the better their projected health outcomes. Waves of organizations are ...

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Identity and Access Management – Bridging the Efficiency and Security Gap in Healthcare IDENTITY AND ACCESS MANAGEMENT – BRIDGING THE EFFICIENCY AND SECURITY GAP IN HEALTHCARE

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Dec 17, 2019

The healthcare sector is charged with preserving some of the most sensitive information of any industry. Hospitals and clinics are required to securely store data, such as social security numbers, patient medical records, insurance policy details, and credit card numbers. Although healthcare adminis...

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What’s FHIR and How Will It Drive Healthcare Interoperability? WHAT’S FHIR AND HOW WILL IT DRIVE HEALTHCARE INTEROPERABILITY?

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Dec 13, 2019

The Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resource (FHIR) allows developers to build standardized browser applications that lets providers access data from any EHR. Users want the freedom to be able to access a website from any browser, on any device, and on any operating system. This same need for indep...

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3 Ways Electronic Health Records Will Continue to Improve in 2020 3 WAYS ELECTRONIC HEALTH RECORDS WILL CONTINUE TO IMPROVE IN 2020

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Dec 12, 2019

Electronic health records are not just a speculated source of physician burnout. They’re a direct cause for about 13 percent of providers, according to University of New Mexico researchers who recently examined the effects of EHR implementation and use. The issue runs even deeper, says Dr. Phi...

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How mobile health services are changing the healthcare sector HOW MOBILE HEALTH SERVICES ARE CHANGING THE HEALTHCARE SECTOR

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Dec 12, 2019

One can expect a smart, mobile-powered solution for enhanced patient care, high level of data security, efficient record maintenance, resourceful healthcare training and innovation, and enhanced interpersonal communication. These changes are already slow-transforming the working and developments of ...

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AI in Healthcare AI IN HEALTHCARE

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Dec 12, 2019

Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine earning (ML) stand to transform outcomes for stakeholders across the healthcare industry more directly than nearly any other technology since the discovery of antibiotics. Able to ingest and learn from massive amounts of data including patient information, cl...

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Intelligent Healthcare and Life Sciences INTELLIGENT HEALTHCARE AND LIFE SCIENCES

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Dec 12, 2019

Infosys has published an exclusive report that provides insights into the drivers, objectives, apprehensions, and perceived advantages by healthcare and life sciences companies when moving their legacy applications to the cloud.

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The Digital Future of Staffing: 5 Solutions to Improve Hiring and Retention THE DIGITAL FUTURE OF STAFFING: 5 SOLUTIONS TO IMPROVE HIRING AND RETENTION

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Dec 12, 2019

Staffing companies play a critical role in recruiting and onboarding talent to ensure that operations don’t skip a beat. In today’s competitive recruiting market, staffing companies need to invest in digital tools to hire and onboard the best professionals faster and more efficiently. Download this ...

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Creating a Patient-Focused Healthcare Revenue Cycle CREATING A PATIENT-FOCUSED HEALTHCARE REVENUE CYCLE

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Dec 12, 2019

Healthcare is becoming much more consumer-focused as patient financial responsibility rises and technology puts healthcare information in patient hands. Healthcare organizations are focusing on meeting the needs and demands of their patients as healthcare consumerism takes hold of the industry. Exte...

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Investigating Adverse Incidents In Healthcare INVESTIGATING ADVERSE INCIDENTS IN HEALTHCARE

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Dec 11, 2019

The Sancus Solutions Investigating Adverse Incidents In Healthcare training is a CPD Certified two day course and is available ‘in-house’ or as a ‘public course’. The course will equip delegates with the skills necessary to successfully carry out such investigations.

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Navigating the Healthcare System is Miserable – Can AI Bots Help? NAVIGATING THE HEALTHCARE SYSTEM IS MISERABLE – CAN AI BOTS HELP?

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Dec 11, 2019

Regardless of whether you’re a chronic patient or a casual visitor to your doctor, navigating the healthcare system is miserable. I saw this first hand recently when I and then my daughter got a simple wart on our hand. You’d think this wasn’t a big deal, but as usual we put off tr...

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Healthcare System Security HEALTHCARE SYSTEM SECURITY

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Dec 11, 2019

Viruses. Spyware. Ransomware. Hacking. Intrusions. All are extremely damaging, especially when healthcare systems are involved. That's because they not only compromise sensitive and confidential financial and operational information, but they put patients' personal health information (PHI) a...

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Driving Analytics Frontiers in Healthcare DRIVING ANALYTICS FRONTIERS IN HEALTHCARE

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Dec 10, 2019

Steve Chamberlain, with Sensa Analytics discusses how analytics drives operational efficiency in healthcare and helps doctors analyze diagnostics to provide better care for their patients.

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4 REASONS TO UTILIZE DENTAL EHR 4 REASONS TO UTILIZE DENTAL EHR

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Dec 10, 2019

The adoption of EHR (Electronic Health Records) is rapidly increasing in healthcare. Dental EHR systems are being developed with advanced functionalities to cover developments in technology and to comply with new regulations. Adoption of dental EHR, however, is still lower than in other areas of hea...

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Leveraging AI in Healthcare LEVERAGING AI IN HEALTHCARE

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Dec 09, 2019

It is no secret that AI is an often-overhyped buzzword in healthcare. Over the last two years, KLAS has been watching the AI space closely, doing extensive research and interviewing providers to try to understand how real AI is and in which ways it is impacting healthcare. We specifically wanted to ...

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The Intersection of Tech and Holistic Health THE INTERSECTION OF TECH AND HOLISTIC HEALTH

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Dec 09, 2019

There is a common misconception in the healthcare field that technological innovation is opposed to the philosophy of holistic care. Tech is viewed as artificial, manufactured, and impersonal it values human experience only for the sake of developing better algorithms and treats the physical body of...

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HOW AI AND ROBOTICS IN HEALTHCARE ARE EXCELLING BEYOND SCIENCE FICTION HOW AI AND ROBOTICS IN HEALTHCARE ARE EXCELLING BEYOND SCIENCE FICTION

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Dec 08, 2019

Artificial intelligence is becoming progressively sophisticated at performing tasks that humans do, with more efficiently, quickly and at a lower cost. From finding new links between genetic codes to making robotic-assisted surgery, AI simplifies the lives of patients, doctors, and hospital administ...

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5 Reasons Why A Single, Integrated EHR Will Not Solve Interoperability 5 REASONS WHY A SINGLE, INTEGRATED EHR WILL NOT SOLVE INTEROPERABILITY

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Dec 06, 2019

A recent survey of health system IT, informatics, business, and clinical staff revealed that less than 40% of healthcare executives believe their organizations successfully share clinical data with external health systems, payers, and other partners. When asked what steps their organizations are tak...

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Debunking 10 Common Digital Marketing Myths in Healthcare DEBUNKING 10 COMMON DIGITAL MARKETING MYTHS IN HEALTHCARE

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Dec 05, 2019

With a wealth of information available anytime, consumers and patients take advantage of online resources both during initial research and ongoing care — researching health systems and services, reading physician reviews, and participating in online forums. This isn’t surprising, conside...

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NANOTECHNOLOGY COULD REVOLUTIONIZE THE FIELD OF DENTISTRY NANOTECHNOLOGY COULD REVOLUTIONIZE THE FIELD OF DENTISTRY

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Dec 05, 2019

One way that it could improve dental care is by improving the effectiveness of dental cleanings. Nanobots could be used to scrape a collection of bacteria off of teeth, which is known as the biofilm. This could allow patients to have a much whiter smile and have far better dental health overall. Not...

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Succeeding With Data-Driven Healthcare SUCCEEDING WITH DATA-DRIVEN HEALTHCARE

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Dec 05, 2019

Many medical organizations talk about having a roadmap to the future, but following one is hard. Adopting new healthcare IT can feel overwhelming when you’re trying to keep up with your daily patients. But overwhelming becomes manageable when a practice remembers the principles that go into a ...

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The Growing Emergence of Robots in Healthcare THE GROWING EMERGENCE OF ROBOTS IN HEALTHCARE

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Dec 05, 2019

Robots are a rapidly growing part of the modern health care landscape. The history of robots in medicine dates back to 1985 when a robotic arm called “PUMA” assisted with surgery for the first time. The operation a neurosurgical biopsy was a complete success. Some of today’s health...

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New Survey Confirms Broken State of Healthcare Communications NEW SURVEY CONFIRMS BROKEN STATE OF HEALTHCARE COMMUNICATIONS

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Dec 04, 2019

The healthcare industry has made many advances over the last few decades, yet one area where innovation is severely lacking is organization-wide communications. One of the most crucial, foundational aspects of the industry that almost single-handedly allows care to happen in the first place happens ...

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The prognosis is positive for healthcare’s big migration to the cloud in 2020 THE PROGNOSIS IS POSITIVE FOR HEALTHCARE’S BIG MIGRATION TO THE CLOUD IN 2020

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Dec 04, 2019

One of the biggest issues that healthcare organisations face when implementing new IT infrastructure solutions is that they lack the budget to properly integrate them. The annual Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) and Navigant survey found that 56% of respondents didn’t believe...

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Future of Healthcare with AI FUTURE OF HEALTHCARE WITH AI

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Dec 02, 2019

Artificial Intelligence will impact every step of Healthcare. From daily health monitoring to diagnosis of deadly disease! We can integrate Deep Learning models from health wearable to high end Equipment in hospital. AI's application will not help us to live longer but also will free us from man...

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Collaboration will enable healthtech sector to thrive COLLABORATION WILL ENABLE HEALTHTECH SECTOR TO THRIVE

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Dec 02, 2019

The healthcare sector’s biggest challenge is how we create organisations that are governed smarter, as well as a workforce, and indeed population, that learns faster and feels able to solve the problems that they are beset by on a daily basis.” He went on to add: “Whether you work ...

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3 Predictions for the Next Five Years 3 PREDICTIONS FOR THE NEXT FIVE YEARS

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Dec 02, 2019

Medical science was taking great strides around the turn of the 20th century. An Austrian biologist had learned that humans have different blood types, researchers were discovering the existence of vitamins and a Dutch physician invented electrocardiography. The landscape looks a little different no...

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How Technology Influences The Healthcare Industry HOW TECHNOLOGY INFLUENCES THE HEALTHCARE INDUSTRY

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Nov 29, 2019

Technology today is nothing short of incredible. We’ve almost become immune to it by now, but if you take a second to stop and think about how different life would be without it, it’s easy to appreciate just how much of an integral part of our lives it has become. Aside from entertaining...

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Driving the healthtech revolution with business-driven networks DRIVING THE HEALTHTECH REVOLUTION WITH BUSINESS-DRIVEN NETWORKS

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Nov 29, 2019

The healthcare industry has oftentimes been synonymous with the slow uptake of new technologies. However, now this famously cumbersome sector is undergoing a profound digital transformation. Like many industries today, healthcare services are becoming increasingly data driven in a change that is onl...

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The Changing Face of Healthcare Delivery THE CHANGING FACE OF HEALTHCARE DELIVERY

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Nov 27, 2019

A confluence of factors is driving a dramatic shift in healthcare delivery from traditional sites of care such as hospitals and clinics to outpatient and retail care sites such as urgent care clinics and ambulatory surgical centers. Of course, this shift doesn’t just change things for patients...

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Shaping the Future of Healthcare SHAPING THE FUTURE OF HEALTHCARE

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Nov 27, 2019

At RSNA19, we’re focused on the digital transformation of imaging and therapy to improve patient care.

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How artificial intelligence is empowering healthcare HOW ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE IS EMPOWERING HEALTHCARE

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Nov 27, 2019

It is hard to think of any area of our lives that might not one day be affected by artificial intelligence, and an exponential rise in recent years has already seen it become increasingly embedded in healthcare. After an early focus on supercharging the way in which new drugs can be discovered, AI i...

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8 Common Mistakes Healthtech Companies Make When Building Health Products 8 COMMON MISTAKES HEALTHTECH COMPANIES MAKE WHEN BUILDING HEALTH PRODUCTS

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Nov 26, 2019

Most of us in the health industry want to get meaningful health products to market, and to the people who need them, as fast as possible. Yet in the growing healthtech sector, despite over $50B invested since 2011, there have been relatively few successful exits. Over the past five years, since befo...

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A Roadmap To Welcoming Health Care Innovation A ROADMAP TO WELCOMING HEALTH CARE INNOVATION

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Nov 26, 2019

Health care systems are being flooded with a slew of digital innovations, both internally and externally sourced. The promise of remote sensors, machine learning, artificial intelligence, and personal health records, together with investment from the National Institutes of Health and private investo...

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Continuous Intelligence in Healthcare CONTINUOUS INTELLIGENCE IN HEALTHCARE

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Nov 26, 2019

Mike Beddow, IBM Cloud and Analytics Sales Leader, describes his experiences with clients using historical and streaming data to improve patient care. Watch to learn how continuous intelligence technologies and strategies are changing healthcare today.

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5 ways data science is transforming modern healthcare 5 WAYS DATA SCIENCE IS TRANSFORMING MODERN HEALTHCARE

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Nov 26, 2019

From remote diagnosis to personalised treatments, data science is starting to give healthcare and Life Sciences the shot in the arm they desperately need. Healthcare has come a long way over the last couple of centuries. We’ve gone from cleaning blood with leeches and biting sticks for pain re...

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How digitalisation is driving dramatic IT changes in healthcare HOW DIGITALISATION IS DRIVING DRAMATIC IT CHANGES IN HEALTHCARE

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Nov 26, 2019

Today, IT within the healthcare industry is undergoing profound changes. This has been driven, in part, by the development of advanced new treatments, including robotics, analytical imaging and robust data networks, which enable the lessons learned from pioneering medical practitioners to be distrib...

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How connecting data will lead to faster medical breakthroughs HOW CONNECTING DATA WILL LEAD TO FASTER MEDICAL BREAKTHROUGHS

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Nov 25, 2019

Medical progress in the past decade has been great, but we’ve reached a bottleneck of which many of us are unaware. Spreadsheets and relational databases that have been a mainstay over the past 30 years have reached their limits. And because they cannot cope with the vast amounts of data and t...

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Competitiveness in Healthcare COMPETITIVENESS IN HEALTHCARE

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Nov 24, 2019

The conversation in healthcare today is no longer about whether competition is good or bad. It’s about who’s eating your lunch and what to do about it. As more and more countries adopt market-based approaches for healthcare delivery, executive attention will continue to shift from the me...

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Does Healthcare Coverage Lead to Increased Immigration? DOES HEALTHCARE COVERAGE LEAD TO INCREASED IMMIGRATION?

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Nov 22, 2019

Combining immigration and healthcare leads to an uproar of opinions, with data often taking a backseat. In light of this we’re focusing on the results of a new study this week examining whether offering healthcare coverage affects rates of immigration.

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Shifting to Value-Based Medicine SHIFTING TO VALUE-BASED MEDICINE

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Nov 22, 2019

What could be said about quality in cinema could also be said for the world of healthcare. Volume-based care puts less focus on quality or the type of service they give to patients and more on the numbers and cost of care those who were the most successful were those who could see the greatest numbe...

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Eight steps towards better cybersecurity in healthcare EIGHT STEPS TOWARDS BETTER CYBERSECURITY IN HEALTHCARE

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Nov 22, 2019

To tackle cyber risks in healthcare, the European Union will introduce a tightened system of rules for medical equipment in 2020. The Medical Devices Regulation will assure purchasers for healthcare institutions that any new equipment meets strict cyber security requirements, and reduce the chance o...

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Healthcare’s Six New Front Doors HEALTHCARE’S SIX NEW FRONT DOORS

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Nov 21, 2019

Healthcare’s "new front door" is the first stop on a consumer’s care journey. Banging this door down means vying for a different kind of consumer relationship. This relationship starts well before the consumer’s initial primary care or doctor visit. It begins with the too...

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AI-assisted healthcare AI-ASSISTED HEALTHCARE

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Nov 21, 2019

Connected healthcare is better healthcare. Patients who take part along with physicians in their healthcare will be healthier. Technology today allows personal health records to be recorded and updated by patients and a host of apps, whereby physicians can view additional data on their patients. Lea...

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The latest healthcare data breaches in 2019 THE LATEST HEALTHCARE DATA BREACHES IN 2019

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Nov 21, 2019

When a data breach occurs at a private company, the loss of personally identifiable information (PII) can be inconvenient to consumers, reputation-battering for the organization, and may lead to identity theft and further account compromise. If a security incident takes place at a healthcare service...

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How healthcare apps are helping drug users transition from addiction to recovery HOW HEALTHCARE APPS ARE HELPING DRUG USERS TRANSITION FROM ADDICTION TO RECOVERY

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Nov 21, 2019

As a society, we are faced with many challenges, and it’s no secret that one of the more prevalent is that of substance abuse. Amongst the most dangerous and holistically destructive of these behaviors, affecting multiple facets of our social landscape from individual health and wellbeing to p...

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The Cost of Not Having Healthcare CRM THE COST OF NOT HAVING HEALTHCARE CRM

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Nov 20, 2019

This whitepaper examines the financial implications of an effective CRM system, without which your organization risks. To acquire and retain patients, health systems have to connect with their customers cost-effectively. And along the way, they need to detect and measure to what extent their marketi...

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Defragmenting Healthcare with FHIR DEFRAGMENTING HEALTHCARE WITH FHIR

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Nov 20, 2019

In our digital lives, we have become accustomed to apps and services operating almost seamlessly. If I miss a turn while following the step-by-step directions from my favorite navigation app, the system auto-corrects and presents a new route. Web apps like this are now so commonplace, most of us don...

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Google Health - Tools to help healthcare providers deliver better care GOOGLE HEALTH - TOOLS TO HELP HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS DELIVER BETTER CARE

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Nov 20, 2019

Health information is incredibly complex —there are misspellings, different ways of saying the same thing, handwritten scribbles, and faxes. Google has spent two decades on similar problems for consumers, building products such as Search, Translate and Gmail, and we believe we can adapt our te...

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Why HCAPHS Is Archaic In Healthcare Today WHY HCAPHS IS ARCHAIC IN HEALTHCARE TODAY

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Nov 20, 2019

The Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS) survey hasn’t changed since its inception in 2006. Healthcare leaders have long wanted to see it reformed. Now, hospital groups are making the case for a major HCAHPS overhaul. Here’s what they’re are ask...

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Doctor data and the future of AI in healthcare DOCTOR DATA AND THE FUTURE OF AI IN HEALTHCARE

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Nov 19, 2019

In today’s digitally connected world, data is everything. This is especially true within the medical field, which arguably demonstrates the best examples of how data is changing the world for the better. Though the industry is still at the forefront in its ability to use that data with emergin...

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THE NEXT LEVEL IN HEALTHCARE!!! THE NEXT LEVEL IN HEALTHCARE!!!

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Nov 19, 2019

Eleven Excelsior Care Group member facilities contracted with ImagineMIC to open new specialty units in New York and New Jersey. These specialty units include real-time, actionable hemodynamic information through the combination of wireless FDA-cleared Biosensor Telemetry Patches, working in tandem ...

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5 Trends In Healthcare Cloud Computing For 2020 5 TRENDS IN HEALTHCARE CLOUD COMPUTING FOR 2020

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Nov 19, 2019

Cloud computing offers healthcare professionals instant access to patient data through secure portals and near-limitless storage and control. A physician can store information in seconds and access it just as quickly. This process eliminates the need for hard copies unless specifically requested by ...

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The Urgent Importance of Cybersecurity in Healthcare THE URGENT IMPORTANCE OF CYBERSECURITY IN HEALTHCARE

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Nov 19, 2019

The leading reason why criminals steal data is to sell it for profit. Financial records, such as credit card information, fetch a higher price than medical data, yet cybercriminals put extensive time and resources into targeting healthcare. Stability may be the reason. People can cancel a credit car...

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centralONE med, a new milestone in digital healthcare CENTRALONE MED, A NEW MILESTONE IN DIGITAL HEALTHCARE

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Nov 18, 2019

Building on Cloudian's hyperperformant object storage technology, this new solution integrates a vendor-neutral archive (VNA) and application-specific workflows for pathology, mammography, cardiology, and more.

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Untangling The Relationship between Social Service And Health Care Spending And Health Outcomes UNTANGLING THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN SOCIAL SERVICE AND HEALTH CARE SPENDING AND HEALTH OUTCOMES

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Nov 18, 2019

Proposals to extend health insurance coverage and improve access to high-quality health care in the US currently prominent in national policy debates must find ways to make expansion affordable. Could more investment in social services help? Social service investments have been shown to improve heal...

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Why the time is now for digital health WHY THE TIME IS NOW FOR DIGITAL HEALTH

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Nov 18, 2019

There has it seems, never been a better time to be in digital health. And for medtech players involved in the design and manufacture of healthtech products, there are significant opportunities on the horizon. With the NHS continuing its drive for increased innovation, the conditions are being create...

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Introducing MediLiVes Global Healthcare App. INTRODUCING MEDILIVES GLOBAL HEALTHCARE APP.

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Nov 15, 2019

MediLiVes aims to disrupt the healthcare & telemedicine industry by lowering the cost & barrier in conducting algorithmic medical examinations and making it more accessible to all mankind. MediLiVes has brought an opportune moment for a major and much-needed disruption of the current healthc...

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Tips for managing and integrating technology after healthcare acquisitions TIPS FOR MANAGING AND INTEGRATING TECHNOLOGY AFTER HEALTHCARE ACQUISITIONS

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Nov 15, 2019

There's an old saying: "Culture trumps process." I'd like to amend this to say, "Culture trumps technology." While this is obviously a play on words, one does have to seriously consider the culture of organizations that are acquired today in the healthcare space. This is ...

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Why Health Data is the Next in Big Data Analytics WHY HEALTH DATA IS THE NEXT IN BIG DATA ANALYTICS

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Nov 15, 2019

Data is the new oil. It’s valuable, but if unrefined it cannot really be used. It has to be changed into gas, plastic, chemicals, etc to create a valuable entity that drives profitable activity; so must data be broken down, analysed for it to have value. This comment by British mathematician a...

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People Management Tools Benefitting the Healthcare Industry PEOPLE MANAGEMENT TOOLS BENEFITTING THE HEALTHCARE INDUSTRY

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Nov 14, 2019

Healthcare field know how time-consuming it can be to balance providing quality service for better patient outcomes while sustaining an effective, streamlined administration for their employees. From rapidly changing compliance requirements to maintaining accurate workforce data and recruiting top-t...

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Shielding Healthcare from Cyberthreats SHIELDING HEALTHCARE FROM CYBERTHREATS

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Nov 14, 2019

The sheer magnitude of hacker attention isn’t the only concern for healthcare security professionals. The job of securing the healthcare technology ecosystem is made infinitely more complicated by several factors that are unique to healthcare.

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THE UBERIZATION OF HEALTHCARE THE UBERIZATION OF HEALTHCARE

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Nov 14, 2019

Today, in a world of immediate access to information anywhere on the planet using a smartphone, consumers expect more from healthcare, which many experts say will cause a major consumer-driven transformation in care delivery models. Technology has evolved to enable what many are calling the “U...

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Artificial Intelligence’s Need for Health Data ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE’S NEED FOR HEALTH DATA

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Nov 14, 2019

With doctors’ time in short supply, one area in which AI-driven tools could help transform healthcare is by increasing diagnostic accuracy. AI-driven diagnostic tools, especially in areas like cardiology, have the potential to save the healthcare system money and most importantly save lives. T...

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Perils of the open office PERILS OF THE OPEN OFFICE

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Nov 13, 2019

Open offices are often loud, chaotic, and full of distractions that keep your team from getting work done. That’s where we come in, with solutions that avert open office perils. Open offices are often loud, chaotic, and full of distractions that keep your team from getting work done. That&rsqu...

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The Future of Healthcare THE FUTURE OF HEALTHCARE

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Nov 13, 2019

For decades, technology has enabled better quality research, treatment, and access to healthcare. As a result, citizens around the world are increasingly empowered to focus on self-care, and people are now living longer than in previous generations. But as healthcare improves, the industry is presen...

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3 Myths About Machine Learning in Health Care 3 MYTHS ABOUT MACHINE LEARNING IN HEALTH CARE

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Nov 13, 2019

Machine learning will dramatically improve health care. There are already a myriad impactful ML health care applications from imaging to predicting readmissions to the back office. But there are also high-profile, expensive efforts that have not achieved their goals. In our collective roles as the C...

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AI and EQ in Health Tech AI AND EQ IN HEALTH TECH

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Nov 12, 2019

As AI continues to be adopted by the healthcare industry, Dr. Kyra calls for designers and technologists to design their products to incorporate EQ.

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Chatbots in Healthcare CHATBOTS IN HEALTHCARE

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Nov 12, 2019

Do you remember when Apple unveiled that little voice inside your phone, Siri, almost ten years ago in 2010? Before that point, asking your phone to tell you a joke in public would’ve gotten you weird looks. Not to mention the lack of a robotic punchline. Now if you blurt out a command, a devi...

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The Future of Healthcare Software Development THE FUTURE OF HEALTHCARE SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT

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Nov 12, 2019

For decades, artificial intelligence has continued to play a critical role in different industries. However, when the term “artificial intelligence” is mentioned within the healthcare sphere, many people imagine robots operating on human beings and rendering doctors obsolete. Far from th...

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POLY HELPS EMPOWER CONTACT CENTER WORKERS POLY HELPS EMPOWER CONTACT CENTER WORKERS

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Nov 11, 2019

It’s a well-documented trend that the rise of digital channels such as webchat, apps, FAQs, etc., has led to a change in the way contact centers handle interactions. The routine, “easy” interactions are now handled by self-service channels. Deflecting these low-value interactions h...

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An eye on future healthcare technologies AN EYE ON FUTURE HEALTHCARE TECHNOLOGIES

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Nov 11, 2019

AI is expected to vastly expand clinicians’ treatment insights, and improve physician workflows from radiology and diagnostic decision support to complex acute hospital care and busy ambulatory environments. Virtual assistants are helping to ease the burden of documentation workflows by enabli...

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Does AI Have a Place in Medicine? DOES AI HAVE A PLACE IN MEDICINE?

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Nov 11, 2019

AI the capability of a machine to imitate intelligent human behavior—is poised to transform the practice of medicine as we know it. But it is a complementary technology, designed to enhance the performance of humans including physicians, nurses and medical researchers—in doing their jobs...

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Change management in the health-tech industry CHANGE MANAGEMENT IN THE HEALTH-TECH INDUSTRY

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Nov 11, 2019

As a provider of clinical technology, we have recently been reflecting as to why the adoption and implementation of new technology is slower than other industries especially in the B2B space. As a healthcare professional myself, I started thinking about my approach to choosing technology solutions. ...

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Understanding Regulation of Medical Devices UNDERSTANDING REGULATION OF MEDICAL DEVICES

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Nov 10, 2019

Talking and understanding when a medical device or app falls under the purview of regulation (FDA or FTC) and when it does not. Some of the issues that separate regulation from non-regulation are subtle and are related to the words that are used to promote the technology. Watch the video to learn mo...

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The State of Healthcare Performance Improvement THE STATE OF HEALTHCARE PERFORMANCE IMPROVEMENT

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Nov 08, 2019

The report provides healthcare leaders with 4 actionable strategies, supported by successful practices that combine performance improvement tactics, technology and survey of hospital and health system leaders on the state of performance improvement and cost transformation efforts within their organi...

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Delivering Data Driven Insights for Healthcare DELIVERING DATA DRIVEN INSIGHTS FOR HEALTHCARE

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Nov 08, 2019

Find out how Advisory Board (Optum) uses data analytics and machine learning running on HPE’s BlueData software platform to help streamline hospital operations, cut costs, and enhance care.

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Using Innovation Centers to Reduce Emerging Technology Solution Risk USING INNOVATION CENTERS TO REDUCE EMERGING TECHNOLOGY SOLUTION RISK

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Nov 08, 2019

As healthcare is being transformed with new digital technologies, several emerging technology solutions are being developed and funded to enable successful care delivery. The digital healthcare market is seeing a decline in funds from venture capitalists[1], which likely signals their caution to inv...

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Solving Healthcare’s Data Challenges With Storage-As-A-Service SOLVING HEALTHCARE’S DATA CHALLENGES WITH STORAGE-AS-A-SERVICE

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Nov 07, 2019

Managing healthcare data is a special kind of a nightmare for IT professionals. First, the industry is highly regulated. The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) requires strict attention to a complex set of rules governing access, security and privacy. A failure to follow the...

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A look into the next decade of healthcare IT A LOOK INTO THE NEXT DECADE OF HEALTHCARE IT

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Nov 07, 2019

It’s always my pleasure to speak with clients. Without them, we can’t be relevant. Our culture of trusted partnerships – which we celebrate at events like the Allscripts Client Experience – guide us to build solutions important to them today and tomorrow. From these partnersh...

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5G: Shaping the Future of Healthcare 5G: SHAPING THE FUTURE OF HEALTHCARE

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Nov 06, 2019

In this episode, I talk about why you won’t be able to receive care remotely without the upcoming 5G revolution. Digital health technologies swarm healthcare making patients the point-of-care. Sensors used at home, artificial intelligence-powered applications, digital health technologies, port...

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Email Marketing for Healthcare EMAIL MARKETING FOR HEALTHCARE

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Nov 06, 2019

Oftentimes health care centers and clinics are worried about remaining HIPPA-compliant while pursuing email marketing efforts as part of their digital marketing strategy period. So you need to be aware of the technology that you're using and make sure that you have a signed with the software of ...

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Clinical Depth: The Power of Knowing More than the Minimum CLINICAL DEPTH: THE POWER OF KNOWING MORE THAN THE MINIMUM

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Nov 06, 2019

In medicine, contrary to common belief, it is not usually enough to know the diagnosis and its best treatment or procedure. Guidelines, checklists and protocols only go so far when you are treating real people with diverse constitutions for multiple problems under a variety of circumstances. The mor...

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Is AI The Real Answer to Reducing Overutilization? IS AI THE REAL ANSWER TO REDUCING OVERUTILIZATION?

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Nov 06, 2019

There are certainly moments when overutilization of the system for unnecessary tests can be pinpointed to a specific cause. A few years ago, for example, Angelina Jolie’s double mastectomy prompted a massive spike in BRCA tests, including among a significant number of women who had a low proba...

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5 Trends that are Changing the Healthcare Industry 5 TRENDS THAT ARE CHANGING THE HEALTHCARE INDUSTRY

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Nov 05, 2019

The healthcare industry is growing rapidly and at a steady pace. According to a recent survey by Deloitte, the Healthcare technology sector is expected to reach USD $280 billion by 2021, at a CAGR of 15.9% between 2016-2021. Technological advancements in the healthcare industry have improved our qua...

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Clinical Communications Suite CLINICAL COMMUNICATIONS SUITE

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Nov 05, 2019

PatientKeeper's Clinical Communications Suite complements a hospital's EHR to improve care team collaboration.

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The Untold Reality of Medical Device Shortages in the U.S. THE UNTOLD REALITY OF MEDICAL DEVICE SHORTAGES IN THE U.S.

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Nov 05, 2019

The industry as a whole is in need of meaningful solutions. As taxpayers, patients and key stakeholders in healthcare, we must collaborate to eliminate interruptions to our healthcare supply chain. For those invested in improving healthcare from the inside, this means working across competitive boun...

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WHY KEEPING UP WITH THE LATEST DENTAL TECHNOLOGY IS MORE IMPORTANT THAN EVER WHY KEEPING UP WITH THE LATEST DENTAL TECHNOLOGY IS MORE IMPORTANT THAN EVER

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Nov 05, 2019

Making sure that you have an improving dental practice that utilizes the latest technologies is more important than ever. New and innovative technologies make it possible for dentists to provide a standard of care that’s far beyond anything that was possible previously. If you’re not usi...

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Digital Health DIGITAL HEALTH

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Nov 04, 2019

Clifford Chance Tech Group members Gunnar Sachs and Stephen Reese discuss the development of digital health: What does the future of healthcare look like? Which role do intellectual property rights play when developing new digital health products? Who are the drivers of digital health solutions and ...

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HEALTHCARE GONE VIRTUAL HEALTHCARE GONE VIRTUAL

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Nov 04, 2019

Have you heard of telemedicine or virtual healthcare? If you haven’t, I think it’s time. In fact, I’d go so bold as to say the time is now for adoption and implementation of virtual health programs. Why? Because technology has finally caught up with our vision for the future. Consu...

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Top 9 Technology Trends That Will Transform “Medicine And Healthcare” In 2020 TOP 9 TECHNOLOGY TRENDS THAT WILL TRANSFORM “MEDICINE AND HEALTHCARE” IN 2020

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Nov 03, 2019

Healthcare is an industry that is as of now being changed utilizing the most recent technology, so it can address the difficulties it is looking in the 21st century. Technology can help healthcare associations satisfy developing need and proficiently work to convey better patient consideration. Here...

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AI is helping rural patients get crucial medical care AI IS HELPING RURAL PATIENTS GET CRUCIAL MEDICAL CARE

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Nov 01, 2019

For those of us who live in big cities in developed countries, it’s easy to take access to hospitals and medical specialists for granted. But many rural communities in developing countries have too few medical clinics and doctors. With only prohibitively expensive and slow options for managing...

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Taking a Strategic Approach to Experience True Digital Transformation TAKING A STRATEGIC APPROACH TO EXPERIENCE TRUE DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION

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Oct 31, 2019

Although healthcare organizations have indeed tried to leverage modern technology, many have not looked at the transformation from a systems approach. This has left rudimentary technology still operating throughout healthcare, which points to the remaining need for digital transformation. Ideally, t...

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Delivering data-driven insights for Healthcare DELIVERING DATA-DRIVEN INSIGHTS FOR HEALTHCARE

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Oct 31, 2019

Find out how Advisory Board (Optum) uses data analytics and machine learning running on HPE’s BlueData software platform to help streamline hospital operations, cut costs, and enhance care. Learn more at hpe.com/info/bluedata

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TAKE YOUR HEALTH ON THE GO TAKE YOUR HEALTH ON THE GO

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Oct 31, 2019

Wearable technology has been a recent trend with a wide range of options from smart watches to heated clothing. While most think of the fitness industry when thinking about wearable technology, healthcare is using it to help address key issues with healthcare costs, aging generations, and the rise o...

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Are Diagnostics Poised to Lead Healthcare Or Is This Another False Positive? ARE DIAGNOSTICS POISED TO LEAD HEALTHCARE OR IS THIS ANOTHER FALSE POSITIVE?

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Oct 31, 2019

What are the requirements for generating a premium value deal for a diagnostic technology or company? How do outliers in diagnostic deals command such a big premium? One important element seems to be how the new technology will transform the current treatment paradigm. The clinical positioning of in...

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Functional Medicine VS Traditional Healthcare FUNCTIONAL MEDICINE VS TRADITIONAL HEALTHCARE

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Oct 31, 2019

A seasoned health and wellness expert on both the speaking circuits and within mainstream media. He spoke at “Talks at Google”, and maintains a busy private practice in White Plains, NY.

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TOP 4 MYTHS ON EHR DEBUNKED TOP 4 MYTHS ON EHR DEBUNKED

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Oct 31, 2019

Electronic health records have gained popularity over the last few years as more practices use them to increase efficiency, reduce medical errors, and improve patient care. Regrettably, as with most new technology, numerous myths and misconceptions surround EHR and need to be debunked. If you are un...

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Precision Medicine: How Far We’ve Come PRECISION MEDICINE: HOW FAR WE’VE COME

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Oct 30, 2019

Creating Value for Everyone provides unique data, insights, and examples about how organizations are making changes in every part of the value chain. With precision medicine overturning our very conception of healthcare, this is a must-read for anyone who wants to be part of its future. Data-centric...

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Top 10 Challenges Healthcare Companies Face Today TOP 10 CHALLENGES HEALTHCARE COMPANIES FACE TODAY

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Oct 30, 2019

Healthcare sector throughout the globe presents a contrasting landscape. On one hand, powered by the latest technology such as the Internet of Things and Artificial Intelligence, diagnostic, treatment, and care solutions have improved, and on the other hand, ageing population, rise in the cost of me...

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Why You Need To Care About Telemedicine WHY YOU NEED TO CARE ABOUT TELEMEDICINE

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Oct 30, 2019

Telemedicine is on the forefront of the healthcare revolution. According to a recent report, the telemedicine market within the United States will be around $65 Billion by 2025. While telemedicine has existed for several decades, it has been becoming more mainstream with mass market adoption and mor...

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Top 5 benefits of healthcare interoperability TOP 5 BENEFITS OF HEALTHCARE INTEROPERABILITY

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Oct 29, 2019

Despite all of modern medicine’s ground-breaking achievements and our increasingly digitized world, the ability to share information between different payers and providers in a reliable and secure way remains frustratingly out of reach. Around 30% of patient data in electronic health records i...

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NetApp AI Solutions for Healthcare NETAPP AI SOLUTIONS FOR HEALTHCARE

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Oct 29, 2019

Unlock the potential of AI in healthcare and accelerate patient care with NetApp.

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Cloud Faxing Can Optimize these Six Common Healthcare Workflows CLOUD FAXING CAN OPTIMIZE THESE SIX COMMON HEALTHCARE WORKFLOWS

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Oct 29, 2019

How many steps would you estimate it takes the typical medical practice to process a faxed request from a pharmacy for a prescription refill? I can’t speak for how every practice handles this type of daily business operation, but after speaking with hundreds of physicians and healthcare office...

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When Talking About Social Determinants, Precision Matters WHEN TALKING ABOUT SOCIAL DETERMINANTS, PRECISION MATTERS

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Oct 29, 2019

The term social determinants of health (SDOH) is ubiquitous in health care; equally pervasive is the misuse of the term to characterize health system interventions to address non-medical factors that contribute to health. Health care industry representatives often use SDOH interchangeably with other...

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Frictionless Business in Healthcare FRICTIONLESS BUSINESS IN HEALTHCARE

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Oct 25, 2019

Health providers embrace frictionless business for better access, cost, quality and efficiency. Right service, right channel, right time.

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A framework for understanding health care systems A FRAMEWORK FOR UNDERSTANDING HEALTH CARE SYSTEMS

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Oct 25, 2019

The starting point for understanding a health care system is to understand what you expect it to do for you. Initially, you may think there are only two jobs: prevent disease and treat the disease that cannot be prevented. But, because incentives work differently for different kinds of prevention, l...

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How to Build A Tech-Enabled Flu Immunization Program That Works HOW TO BUILD A TECH-ENABLED FLU IMMUNIZATION PROGRAM THAT WORKS

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Oct 25, 2019

While the weather is warm, preventing the flu is usually not top of mind for most healthcare consumers. But for health plans, it’s never too early to start planning for the impending 2019-2020 season. Ideally, people will be vaccinated in the early fall, allowing sufficient time to build antib...

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Why 5G Matters For Healthcare Sector WHY 5G MATTERS FOR HEALTHCARE SECTOR

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Oct 24, 2019

5G will enable new real-time communication services, like remote touch that will enable remote movement and control in real-time. This demo showcases a doctor from a hospital, performs an ultrasound scan remotely on a patient who is in an ambulance. Watch the video to know why 5G matters for the hea...

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How Value-Based Care is Changing the Way You Build Digital Health Companies HOW VALUE-BASED CARE IS CHANGING THE WAY YOU BUILD DIGITAL HEALTH COMPANIES

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Oct 24, 2019

Fundamentally, value-based care requires vendors as well as providers to operate differently, but new revenue models and a new approach to hiring deserve special consideration. In this article, we’ll cover the state of value-based care, how vendors are being required to accept outcomes-based c...

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BUILDING MORE PRODUCTIVITY INTO OUR HEADSETS WITH AMAZON ALEXA AND TILE BUILDING MORE PRODUCTIVITY INTO OUR HEADSETS WITH AMAZON ALEXA AND TILE

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Oct 23, 2019

If you’re like me, one of the first things you do when you leave the house in the morning is put on your headset. I may be joining a meeting, calling a friend, getting coffee – sometimes all three – before I even set foot in the office. When I get to work, I’m collaborating w...

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THE FACILITY IMPLICATIONS OF MODERN HEALTHCARE THE FACILITY IMPLICATIONS OF MODERN HEALTHCARE

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Oct 23, 2019

The concept of “value-based care” was a common focal point at the 2019 Healthcare & Medical Properties Conference stressed during the beginning discussion surrounding operational trends that independent physicians and larger health networks both face. Recent mergers in the New Jersey...

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4 Innovative Ways to Contain Healthcare Financial Leakage 4 INNOVATIVE WAYS TO CONTAIN HEALTHCARE FINANCIAL LEAKAGE

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Oct 23, 2019

The financial risk to health systems has never been higher. Decades of reimbursement reductions coupled with operating cost increases have left health systems executives no choice other than innovation. The traditional methods are no longer enough. For something to be transformational, it must under...

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Moral injury from a primary care perspective MORAL INJURY FROM A PRIMARY CARE PERSPECTIVE

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Oct 23, 2019

The backbone of a great health care system is its primary care task force. From Singapore to France, elite health care systems rely on these cerebral doctors to provide preventive, urgent, and acute care along with chronic disease management. Primary care doctors have a broad-ranging impact from hea...

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POLY STUDIO IS NOW CERTIFIED FOR MICROSOFT TEAMS POLY STUDIO IS NOW CERTIFIED FOR MICROSOFT TEAMS

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Oct 22, 2019

It seems like every photo shown of a business in action these days features a bunch of people in a huddle room, looking productive – just like our own Poly beauty shot below. But the technology that is IN the room really matters most to the people who are joining remotely – the people NO...

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Precision Medicine- The future of Healthcare PRECISION MEDICINE- THE FUTURE OF HEALTHCARE

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Oct 22, 2019

Venky Ananth, SVP and Head, Healthcare, Infosys elaborates on the UIUC-Infosys Partnership and how Precision Medicine works and could change the complete delivery in healthcare industry.

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SMART DEVICES AND 3D PRINTING ARE REVOLUTIONIZING DENTISTRY SMART DEVICES AND 3D PRINTING ARE REVOLUTIONIZING DENTISTRY

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Oct 22, 2019

Smart devices and 3D printing are likely to play an important role in improving dental practice, and they’re likely to become increasingly important in the future. Not only do these technologies play a role when it comes to dental care that’s used in offices, but they’re also begin...

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How Blockchain And Remote Monitoring Can Improve The Healthcare Experience HOW BLOCKCHAIN AND REMOTE MONITORING CAN IMPROVE THE HEALTHCARE EXPERIENCE

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Oct 22, 2019

Healthcare systems of the future will integrate those data points to make care more personal and collaborative. Remote monitoring and blockchain will shape where patients receive care, and how providers help keep those details

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Why electronic medical records should be standardized WHY ELECTRONIC MEDICAL RECORDS SHOULD BE STANDARDIZED

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Oct 22, 2019

How can we possibly get to standardization in medicine? And is that a good thing? Standardized checklists save lives; rigid procedures for sterilization of equipment saves lives; universal compliance with recommended beneficial treatments saves lives. And while it’s sometimes a wonderful thing...

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3 Quantum leaps that will change healthcare by 2030 3 QUANTUM LEAPS THAT WILL CHANGE HEALTHCARE BY 2030

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Oct 18, 2019

In recent years, we have seen medtech investments rise to new heights. In 2017, venture capitalists reportedly poured US $ 9 billion into space, an increase of 60 percent over the previous year. While more money is devoted to innovation in this sector, there are still very few companies that have di...

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Shaping the Future of Healthcare IT SHAPING THE FUTURE OF HEALTHCARE IT

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Oct 17, 2019

Leading healthcare organizations are transforming the industry, using new digital tools such as wearable sensors, AV systems, telemedicine and mobile apps to create lower-cost services that are smarter and more patient-centered. In this emerging data-driven world, now is the time for healthcare prov...

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THE FUTURE OF NANOTECHNOLOGY IN MEDICINE THE FUTURE OF NANOTECHNOLOGY IN MEDICINE

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Oct 17, 2019

Around the world, researchers are increasingly thinking smaller to solve some of the biggest problems in medicine. Though most biological processes happen at the nano level, it wasn’t until recently that new technological advancements helped in opening up the possibility of nanomedicine to hea...

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A pivotal moment in U.S. healthcare A PIVOTAL MOMENT IN U.S. HEALTHCARE

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Oct 17, 2019

U.S. healthcare Is undergoing a tremendous change. In 2016, Congress passed the 21st Century Cures Act, providing among many things a mandate to end the cycle of patient data being trapped in silos, virtually impossible to share, and keeping the dream or coordinated care out of reach. With the Cures...

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4 Reasons Healthcare Is Moving to the Cloud 4 REASONS HEALTHCARE IS MOVING TO THE CLOUD

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Oct 17, 2019

Discover the benefits of cloud in healthcare. Healthcare organizations are coming to the cloud for a multitude of reasons. Some are attracted by the broad range of cloud-based offerings, while others are interested in a specific cloud-enabled solution. Those organizations that begin their cloud jour...

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A Growing Healthcare Challenge A GROWING HEALTHCARE CHALLENGE

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Oct 17, 2019

Data breaches involving phishing and other email-related compromises persist as a top challenge for healthcare providers. So, what are some of the top trends emerging from these incidents? Phishing attacks are the primary vector in many of the largest health data breaches being reported to the Depar...

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Reasons For Startups To Focus On Mobile Health App Development REASONS FOR STARTUPS TO FOCUS ON MOBILE HEALTH APP DEVELOPMENT

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Oct 17, 2019

Not so long in the past, you had to wait in long queues at the hospital or clinic before your turn arrived. The documentation process was long, and people felt the pain, as they survived the wait that tired them more than the issues they were facing. Healthcare was unavailable in the rural areas, an...

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5 Use Cases for Cloud Communications in the Healthcare Sector 5 USE CASES FOR CLOUD COMMUNICATIONS IN THE HEALTHCARE SECTOR

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Oct 16, 2019

When you think of the cloud, what comes to mind? Maybe you think of the apps on your smartphone? Perhaps some of those apps are associated with your facility’s electronic medical record system? If so, your healthcare organization is already leveraging the power of the cloud to connect staff, p...

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TRANSFORMING HEALTHCARE WITH BIG DATA, 5G AND SURGICAL ROBOTS TRANSFORMING HEALTHCARE WITH BIG DATA, 5G AND SURGICAL ROBOTS

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Oct 16, 2019

The healthcare sector in recent times has witnessed more technological innovations such as Artificial Intelligence, Big Data, Robotic Surgery, among others. As, in one side, big data is very significant in the healthcare and enabling patient information more shareable safely and precisely, on the ot...

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Why SDoH Data Is Key For Developing Population Health Strategies WHY SDOH DATA IS KEY FOR DEVELOPING POPULATION HEALTH STRATEGIES

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Oct 16, 2019

The healthcare industry has come a long way in its appreciation of non-clinical factors impacting a patient’s overall well-being, such as social determinants of health (SDoH). However, the industry has made less progress when it comes to gathering information on individual patients’ soci...

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Future Risks: Healthcare FUTURE RISKS: HEALTHCARE

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Oct 15, 2019

As we live longer, the risk of contracting chronic diseases rises. Explore how you can prepare not only for a longer life but a healthier one in our FutureRisks report with AXA.

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6 Most Precarious Developing Medical Technologies 6 MOST PRECARIOUS DEVELOPING MEDICAL TECHNOLOGIES

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Oct 15, 2019

Modern technology can be seen as a blessing and a curse, especially when it comes to the technology used in healthcare. Some of the medical technological advancements seen today are astonishing. They are there to improve our quality of life and to make us live longer, healthier lives, but everything...

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Uberization of Healthcare: Data Activation To Bring The Future of Healthcare Today UBERIZATION OF HEALTHCARE: DATA ACTIVATION TO BRING THE FUTURE OF HEALTHCARE TODAY

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Oct 15, 2019

Pop health is still a pretty manual process. Having a dedicated solution, let alone a dedicated analytics platform, to address pop health is not as widespread as one might think.” — Brendan FitzGerald, research director, HIMSS Analystics When I first heard this line, a number of thoughts...

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The Benefits of Telespecialty Clinics THE BENEFITS OF TELESPECIALTY CLINICS

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Oct 15, 2019

The DHTN uses InTouch Health as one of it’s telehealth partners because of their willingness to partner in developing and implementing clinic specific software and devices. Additionally, providers appreciated InTouch Health’s simplicity and ease of use.

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Digital Communications in Healthcare DIGITAL COMMUNICATIONS IN HEALTHCARE

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Oct 15, 2019

From improved operational efficiencies to better patient outcomes and more affordable care, digital transformation in the healthcare industry has enhanced the experience for everyone involved—patients, medical professionals, and service providers. The typical healthcare journey no longer begin...

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Exploring The Relationship Between Social And Medical Service Spending EXPLORING THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN SOCIAL AND MEDICAL SERVICE SPENDING

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Oct 15, 2019

The article’s primary finding of a positive relationship between health spending and social service spending is perhaps unexpected. Based on data from the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), the study challenges the conventional wisdom that countries that spend more o...

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Using the 3M’s to Get Physicians to Embrace Telehealth: Metrics, Money & eMotion USING THE 3M’S TO GET PHYSICIANS TO EMBRACE TELEHEALTH: METRICS, MONEY & EMOTION

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Oct 15, 2019

Telehealth utilization is on track to explode due to consumer demand, reimbursement alignment and an improved regulatory environment. But for health systems to reap telehealth’s financial and clinical benefits, organizational leaders must demonstrate strong leadership, provide relevant educati...

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How is technology changing the healthcare sector? HOW IS TECHNOLOGY CHANGING THE HEALTHCARE SECTOR?

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Oct 14, 2019

While technology advancements are changing every industry, the field of healthcare is experiencing rapid developments.

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Personalised Healthcare Talks | Would you share your data? PERSONALISED HEALTHCARE TALKS | WOULD YOU SHARE YOUR DATA?

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Oct 14, 2019

Today, Roche creates innovative medicines and diagnostic tests that help millions of patients globally. Roche is a leader in research-focused healthcare with combined strengths in pharmaceuticals and diagnostics. Roche is the world’s largest biotech company, with truly differentiated medicines...

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The irrational exuberance of early cancer detection THE IRRATIONAL EXUBERANCE OF EARLY CANCER DETECTION

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Oct 14, 2019

Here’s some good news for a change about cancer: Cancer mortality the rate of death from cancer has fallen substantially over the last four decades. There is also, however, some not-so-good news: Cancer incidence the rate of cancer diagnoses has been rising. This doesn’t reflect increasi...

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Integrated Behavioral Health: Expectations vs Realities? INTEGRATED BEHAVIORAL HEALTH: EXPECTATIONS VS REALITIES?

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Oct 14, 2019

However, some underlying health issues can’t be detected with a simple blood test or CAT scan. Behavioral health problems can impact every part of a person’s life. Some can develop as a result of physical problems, and vice versa. When patients go to the doctor, they’re putting the...

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The Use of Mobile Devices in Healthcare THE USE OF MOBILE DEVICES IN HEALTHCARE

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Oct 11, 2019

Mobile devices are playing a hugely significant role in the digital transformation of the healthcare sector. They are being used to revolutionize many aspects of healthcare from patient communications to professional training. This guide investigates some of the ways in which mobile health, or mHeal...

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What Do You Want to Know About Cancer? WHAT DO YOU WANT TO KNOW ABOUT CANCER?

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Oct 11, 2019

Cancer is an umbrella term for a large group of diseases caused when abnormal cells divide rapidly, and spread to other tissue and organs. Cancer is one of the leading causes of death in the world. In a healthy body, the trillions of cells it’s made of grow and divide, as the body needs them t...

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Health Care with No Waiting HEALTH CARE WITH NO WAITING

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Oct 11, 2019

A Parade and Cleveland Clinic survey looks at how Americans are getting virtual medical services.

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Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Mental Health Care ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE (AI) AND MENTAL HEALTH CARE

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Oct 10, 2019

This post is offered as a concise overview of important advances in artificial intelligence that will soon impact the way mental health care is practiced in day to day clinical settings. The result will be more individualized treatment incorporating both conventional and evidence-based complementary...

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AI in Medicine: On the Way to Growth AI IN MEDICINE: ON THE WAY TO GROWTH

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Oct 10, 2019

Artificial intelligence (AI) is a technology that can replicate human cognitive functions. Like in other fields, it is bringing a rapid transformation in healthcare due to the huge influx of healthcare data, advancements in analytics techniques, and innovation in clinical research and big data analy...

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HEALTHCARE COUGH & COLD MEDICATION 2019, UNITED STATES HEALTHCARE COUGH & COLD MEDICATION 2019, UNITED STATES

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Oct 09, 2019

Toluna used their global influencer community and QuickSurveys platform to survey more than 1000 consumers in the United States. View the full infographic to see what we found.

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Is the future of healthcare preventive medicine? IS THE FUTURE OF HEALTHCARE PREVENTIVE MEDICINE?

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Oct 09, 2019

Is the future of healthcare preventive medicine? Lab100 at Mount Sinai uses precision diagnostics to empower patients and help scientists advance our understanding of human health. In this episode of Mount Sinai Spotlight, Sarah Pesce, Clinical Director of Operations at Lab100, discusses how Lab100 ...

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THE IMPACT OF DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION IN HEALTHCARE THE IMPACT OF DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION IN HEALTHCARE

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Oct 09, 2019

Digital transformation is a top priority across every sector of the dramatically changing healthcare industry. Rapidly emerging digital technologies are being used by healthcare organizations and healthcare-related businesses to improve patient care, compete more effectively, comply with regulations...

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The good, the bad, and the hopeful in new interoperability plans from Washington THE GOOD, THE BAD, AND THE HOPEFUL IN NEW INTEROPERABILITY PLANS FROM WASHINGTON

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Oct 09, 2019

Robust exchange of health information is absolutely critical to improving health care quality and lowering costs. In the last few months, government leaders at the US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) have advanced ambitious policies to make interoperability a reality. Overall, this is a...

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The Graveyard of Digital Health, and How to Stay Out of It THE GRAVEYARD OF DIGITAL HEALTH, AND HOW TO STAY OUT OF IT

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Oct 09, 2019

Yet the healthcare space has been slow to learn that lesson. Far from functioning as a team focused on a single goal, healthcare stakeholders operate on a fractured playing field, each one trying to get to the goal on their own. From that perspective, everyone becomes a competitor and the ability to...

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Solving the Quote-to-Cash Conundrum for Medical Device Sales SOLVING THE QUOTE-TO-CASH CONUNDRUM FOR MEDICAL DEVICE SALES

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Oct 08, 2019

Price quoting for medical devices and pharmaceuticals is as sophisticated as it is complex. Download this e-book to learn how Salesforce Quote-to-Cash (QTC) can help life sciences companies address the industry’s unique sales challenges.

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The Breakdown: Machine learning in healthcare THE BREAKDOWN: MACHINE LEARNING IN HEALTHCARE

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Oct 08, 2019

Break down machine learning in healthcare: what works, what doesn't, and how to keep your information safe, secure, and private.

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Your Healthcare SuperApp | Doctor AnywhereYour Healthcare SuperApp | Doctor Anywhere YOUR HEALTHCARE SUPERAPP | DOCTOR ANYWHEREYOUR HEALTHCARE SUPERAPP | DOCTOR ANYWHERE

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Oct 04, 2019

Doctor Anywhere is a regional tech-led health and wellness company, on a mission to improve healthcare delivery. We harness the power of technology and connectivity to combine a full range of health and wellness services into a single, integrated platform. You can consult a licensed practicing docto...

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Benefits, Challenges, and Examples of Cloud Technology Application in Healthcare BENEFITS, CHALLENGES, AND EXAMPLES OF CLOUD TECHNOLOGY APPLICATION IN HEALTHCARE

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Oct 04, 2019

Cloud technology application in healthcare is not new. Back in 2015, we created a post on cloud usage in healthcare, where we researched this topic and predicted that we will see the growth of this industry. And now in 2019, we see that we were right. Let us see what as changed in this area with tim...

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5 Tips For Delivering First-Rate Healthcare Services 5 TIPS FOR DELIVERING FIRST-RATE HEALTHCARE SERVICES

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Oct 03, 2019

If you are looking to run a successful healthcare business, be it a small office or a clinic, you need to ensure your patients always receive high-quality services. To be able to deliver the best possible care services to your patients, you will have to create the appropriate environment and focus o...

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AI, Internet of Things, and the Health Care Industry AI, INTERNET OF THINGS, AND THE HEALTH CARE INDUSTRY

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Oct 03, 2019

The Internet of Things (IoT) has rapidly expanded in the medical and health arena. New innovations include connected remote monitoring devices, patient engagement tools, Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based automated detection and diagnosis, and smart operating rooms. Seeking to keep pace with the spe...

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6 Health System Barriers to Digital Health Transformation 6 HEALTH SYSTEM BARRIERS TO DIGITAL HEALTH TRANSFORMATION

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Oct 03, 2019

The concept of digital health information was introduced in the 1970s when professionals began moving away from problem-oriented medical records and making the transition to electronic health records (EHR). At the time, many facilities didn’t have the technology on hand to utilize digital heal...

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Primary Care Is at the Center of a Health Revolution PRIMARY CARE IS AT THE CENTER OF A HEALTH REVOLUTION

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Oct 02, 2019

Most of today’s primary care is, in retail terms, a loss leader a well-oiled doorway to the wildly expensive sick care system. For decades, practitioners have been forced into production factories, seeing as many patients, ordering as many tests, and sending as many referrals as possible to sp...

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eClinic by Healthcare Communications ECLINIC BY HEALTHCARE COMMUNICATIONS

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Oct 01, 2019

Lead the way in digital first patient communications and meet your 10 year plan obligations by introducing video consultations as an alternative to face to face appointments.

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4 Trends driving change in healthcare 4 TRENDS DRIVING CHANGE IN HEALTHCARE

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Oct 01, 2019

The more complex healthcare becomes, the more ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs) and surgical hospitals need to stay abreast of new trends—and understand how to turn them into new opportunities. To get started, here are some of the key drivers impacting the industry today. How will these driver...

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Why Tele-Treatment Will Be The Next Evolution of Telehealth WHY TELE-TREATMENT WILL BE THE NEXT EVOLUTION OF TELEHEALTH

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Oct 01, 2019

Ubiquitous mobile technology like cell phones and smart watches play an increasingly important role in our health. You can have a checkup with your physician via the camera on your phone. If your heart rate becomes irregular, your Apple Watch will let you know (proven accuracy notwithstanding). Just...

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Can Blockchain Technology Fix Healthcare’s Problems? Not Even Close CAN BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGY FIX HEALTHCARE’S PROBLEMS? NOT EVEN CLOSE

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Sep 30, 2019

Blockchain has been making big waves across healthcare, heralded as the technology that’s going to save healthcare. The excitement is understandable. Just about every segment of healthcare is fragmented almost to the point of dysfunction. What better way to bind it together than via a digital ...

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Artificial intelligence in medicine raises legal and ethical concerns ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE IN MEDICINE RAISES LEGAL AND ETHICAL CONCERNS

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Sep 29, 2019

The use of artificial intelligence in medicine is generating great excitement and hope for treatment advances. AI generally refers to computers’ ability to mimic human intelligence and to learn. For example, by using machine learning, scientists are working to develop algorithms that will help...

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Welcome to A-Medicare WELCOME TO A-MEDICARE

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Sep 28, 2019

A-Medicare is the innovative path for universal healthcare; a universal health care system that creates affordable healthcare and provides programs using machine learning, artificial intelligence, and blockchain technology via our free platform portal where users gain credits to pay all or some of t...

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Healthcare Intelligence Through Data HEALTHCARE INTELLIGENCE THROUGH DATA

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Sep 27, 2019

When health insurers and physicians are given new ways to look at data, when they see the power of this information in new light, they do extraordinary things with it. And when the data they own are augmented with nontraditional, external data sets the possibilities are truly boundless. I work with ...

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How Healthcare IT Departments Prepare for Cloud Computing HOW HEALTHCARE IT DEPARTMENTS PREPARE FOR CLOUD COMPUTING

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Sep 26, 2019

The results of our 2019 survey on cloud computing in healthcare are now in! The findings include information on how to build a cloud strategy, what’s driving healthcare IT departments to move to the cloud, and how IT professionals learn cloud basics. With this data, we can see opportunities an...

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Appian for Healthcare: U.S. National Health IT Week 2019 APPIAN FOR HEALTHCARE: U.S. NATIONAL HEALTH IT WEEK 2019

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Sep 26, 2019

Hear from Appian Healthcare Payer Industry Lead Cate McConnell during U.S. National Health IT Week as she discusses her experience in the healthcare industry and the future of healthcare IT.

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What has emergency medicine wrought? Helplessness. WHAT HAS EMERGENCY MEDICINE WROUGHT? HELPLESSNESS.

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Sep 26, 2019

It seems that all day, every day, I care for patients who simply won’t take care of themselves. And I sometimes think that we in emergency medicine have caused more harm than we expected. Now let me first say, I also take care of those who can’t care for themselves. There are those who, ...

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Future of care FUTURE OF CARE

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Sep 26, 2019

As health care evolves from volume to value, the role of the health care consumer is increasingly at the center of the landscape. Deloitte can help organizations build a data-driven, fully connected patient experience that is simple and effortless, with user-friendly devices and unparalleled data ma...

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What does the next 25 years hold for global health? WHAT DOES THE NEXT 25 YEARS HOLD FOR GLOBAL HEALTH?

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Sep 26, 2019

Global health is facing a time of political uncertainty and growing inequity, on the one hand, and great advances and innovations on the other, says David Mabey. It may come as a surprise, considering the dominant negative news narrative that grips us globally, but a survey put together by the Royal...

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Medical devices cybersecurity: a growing concern? MEDICAL DEVICES CYBERSECURITY: A GROWING CONCERN?

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Sep 26, 2019

Healthcare cybersecurity is a global growing concern. The last few years have seen an increasing rate of IT security incidents and data breaches for many healthcare ecosystems. Reports show that ransomware and other cyberattacks are on the rise – and that healthcare is one of the key targets. ...

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8 Tips for Urgent Care Clinics to Optimize Revenue & Remain Profitable 8 TIPS FOR URGENT CARE CLINICS TO OPTIMIZE REVENUE & REMAIN PROFITABLE

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Sep 25, 2019

With the onset coming early and strong, emergency departments, primary care physicians, and urgent care clinics all over the country were overrun with patients waiting in line to see a doctor. While this had a negative impact on a large portion of the U.S. population, anyone involved in the on-deman...

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Simply Healthcare & Wellcare Health now accepted at CardioFlex SIMPLY HEALTHCARE & WELLCARE HEALTH NOW ACCEPTED AT CARDIOFLEX

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Sep 25, 2019

We at CardioFlex Therapy in Davie, Fl, work diligently with insurance companies to ensure we are considered a priority for many circumstances, to be within network, to have the lowest deductibles possible offered to you, our patients. You will be surprised to hear many insurance companies and insura...

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AI in the Healthcare Sector AI IN THE HEALTHCARE SECTOR

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Sep 25, 2019

Can robots replace our doctors? We find out what artificial intelligence can offer us when it comes to the future of healthcare.

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It’s time for AI-enabled solutions in health care to live up to their buzz IT’S TIME FOR AI-ENABLED SOLUTIONS IN HEALTH CARE TO LIVE UP TO THEIR BUZZ

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Sep 24, 2019

Artificial intelligence is incredibly buzzy in health care right now, and for a good reason. Other industries are already experiencing AI-enabled radical transformations, like real-time fraud monitoring and detection in banking and finance and instantaneous image recognition across the web and socia...

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How can Blockchain Impact the Healthcare Industry? HOW CAN BLOCKCHAIN IMPACT THE HEALTHCARE INDUSTRY?

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Sep 23, 2019

We're invested in developing solutions that improve both patient outcomes and patient experience.

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Is 5G technology bad for our health? IS 5G TECHNOLOGY BAD FOR OUR HEALTH?

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Sep 23, 2019

As 5G wireless technology is slowly making its way across the globe, many government agencies and organizations advise that there is no reason to be alarmed about the effects of radiofrequency waves on our health. But some experts strongly disagree. The term 5G refers to the fifth generation of mobi...

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The Future of Chat Bots in Health Care THE FUTURE OF CHAT BOTS IN HEALTH CARE

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Sep 23, 2019

Chat Bots have quickly made their way into nursing. But should their expansion continue or is it more harm than good?

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7 ways precision medicine will make its mark 7 WAYS PRECISION MEDICINE WILL MAKE ITS MARK

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Sep 23, 2019

Precision medicine is slowly entering the mainstream of health and medical discourse, but is still a term in need of a concise definition to move beyond its origins in genomics to the present, where precision medicine also must encompass population health management, according to a new study from Ch...

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Deployed AI: How Lumiata is using AI to make healthcare smarter DEPLOYED AI: HOW LUMIATA IS USING AI TO MAKE HEALTHCARE SMARTER

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Sep 23, 2019

Google Cloud AI to provide intelligent health analytics for improved risk awareness and cost management in healthcare. Lumiata was founded on a vision of smarter, more cost-effective healthcare, and AI plays a central role in making it a reality. We provide sophisticated machine learning application...

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Boost the Healthcare Core With Trizetto Facets | Cognizant BOOST THE HEALTHCARE CORE WITH TRIZETTO FACETS | COGNIZANT

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Sep 20, 2019

Cognizant’s industry-leading core digital platform, TriZetto Facets, delivers on the promise of next-generation digital technology to simplify your operations and help you run your business more intelligently, efficiently and confidently than ever before. Our unmatched capabilities, investment...

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Moving More Electrons To Optimize New Adult Composite Immunization Measures MOVING MORE ELECTRONS TO OPTIMIZE NEW ADULT COMPOSITE IMMUNIZATION MEASURES

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Sep 20, 2019

Meaningfully measuring adult influenza and pneumococcal vaccination is a vital public health intervention. Ninety percent of deaths from influenza occur in older adults, often those with chronic co-morbid conditions. Pneumococcal disease is also responsible for thousands of deaths annually. In adult...

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AI in Healthcare Is Exciting, However, It Is No Reason to Overpay For It AI IN HEALTHCARE IS EXCITING, HOWEVER, IT IS NO REASON TO OVERPAY FOR IT

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Sep 20, 2019

Eventually, many conversations about artificial intelligence (AI) include HAL. An acronym for Heuristically programmed ALgorithmic computer, HAL played a prominent and disconcerting role in Stanley Kubrick’s mind-bending 1968 film 2001: A Space Odyssey. In the film, sentient computer HAL learn...