Fri.May 17, 2024

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Epic continued to outstrip EHR competitors in 2023: report

Healthcare Dive

Epic was the only vendor to see a net increase in acute care market share last year, while Oracle Health saw its largest net hospital loss on record, according to Klas Research.

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Stephanie Tabashneck: An “Interpreter” Between Two Fields

Bill of Health

Stephanie Tabashneck , PsyD, JD, is a Senior Fellow in Law and Applied Neuroscience at the Petrie-Flom Center and Center for Law, Brain and Behavior (CLBB) at Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School. A forensic psychologist and an attorney, she focuses her research, practice, and teaching on neural development in children and adolescents, substance use issues, and providing forensic evaluations and expert testimony.

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Tracking the impact of Ascension’s cyberattack by state

Healthcare Dive

Healthcare Dive is tracking pharmacy operations, emergency rooms statuses and potential care delays across Ascension’s hospitals.

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Report: The generative AI roadmap, its hurdles and strategies to mitigate

Fierce Healthcare

The panel that worked on the report was made up of Big Tech players like Amazon, Google and Microsoft, as well as leaders such as Harvard Medical School, the Leapfrog Group and Kaiser Permanente.

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Navigating the Future: Generative AI, Application Analytics, and Data

Generative AI is upending the way product developers & end-users alike are interacting with data. Despite the potential of AI, many are left with questions about the future of product development: How will AI impact my business and contribute to its success? What can product managers and developers expect in the future with the widespread adoption of AI?

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Cleveland Clinic names new CIO

Healthcare Dive

Sarah Hatchett, who has been serving as interim CIO, assumed the role on Thursday.

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ABOUT Healthcare Acquires Edgility, Advancing AI and Decisioning Across the Patient Journey

Healthcare IT Today

Acquisition Enhances Patient Velocity with a Next-Generation System-Wide Patient Flow Platform from Admission to Discharge by Delivering Real-Time Insights throughout the Patient Journey ABOUT Healthcare (ABOUT) , a leading provider of SaaS-based hospital operations solutions for admission management and post-acute placement, announced today that it has acquired Edgility , an AI and analytics platform company that monitors and manages operations in real time, resulting in optimized capacity, enh

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Industry Voices—Truly inclusive EHR design is within reach

Fierce Healthcare

One in 4 adults in the U.S. | Challenges to inclusive design often stem from viewing disability as a binary status. However, disabilities vary widely in severity and permanency, with symptoms existing on a spectrum.

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A HIPAA-Compliant Path to Efficiency and Relief with Telehealth

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. By Nate MacLeitch, founder and CEO, QuickBlox. We’ve come a long way since the University of Nebraska pioneered two-way video communication for telemedicine in 1959. Today, telehealth enables healthcare providers to expand access to medical […] The article A HIPAA-Compliant Path to Efficiency and Relief with Telehealth appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com.

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LG Unveils Primefocus Health: Personalized Care & Remote Monitoring From Home

HIT Consultant

What You Should Know: – Global innovator LG Electronics has unveiled “Primefocus Health,” a new venture that aims to leverage innovative technologies and new healthcare therapies to enable providers to deliver a personalized, complete care experience and empower individuals to take control of their health at home. – Primefocus Health is the first new venture launched by LG NOVA , LG Electronics’ North America Innovation Center.

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Optimizing Medical Waste Management: A Guide to Best Practices

Feeling overwhelmed by medical waste regulations? This comprehensive guide unravels the complexities of medical waste disposal, ensuring you stay compliant and prioritize safety. Inside you'll find: Clear categorization: Learn to precisely classify medical waste for proper handling and disposal. Labeling & Storage: Discover best practices for clear labeling and secure storage of medical waste.

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Scammers send fake MyChart messages

Becker's Health IT

Beware of fake MyChart messages! MultiCare Health System warns of scammers trying to obtain personal info. Learn how to spot the signs.

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Light tech project launched across 10 care homes for dementia patients

Digital Health News

A project using interactive light technology from Social-Ability to provide activities and games for care home residents living with dementia is underway.

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Transcarent unveils AI-enabled consumer platform for care navigation

Mobi Health News

The launch of the WayFinding platform comes just weeks after the company announced it secured $126 million in funding.

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AMA's coding panel stalled a decision to diversify remote monitoring codes — again

Fierce Healthcare

The American Medical Association’s CPT Editorial Panel, which is responsible for creating medical billing codes, again forfeited an opportunity to move forward with remote patient monitoring billin | The American Medical Association considered remote monitoring code changes last week during a semi-annual meeting. The outcome, yet again, was nothing.

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How Embedded Analytics Gets You to Market Faster with a SAAS Offering

Start-ups & SMBs launching products quickly must bundle dashboards, reports, & self-service analytics into apps. Customers expect rapid value from your product (time-to-value), data security, and access to advanced capabilities. Traditional Business Intelligence (BI) tools can provide valuable data analysis capabilities, but they have a barrier to entry that can stop small and midsize businesses from capitalizing on them.

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Patients prefer DMHT to be ‘part of wider treatment package’, says report

Digital Health News

Research commissioned by MHRA and NICE found that patients believe digital mental health technologies should be used alongside other treatments.

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The Vitamin Shoppe launches telehealth platform for GLP-1 access

Mobi Health News

Whole Health Rx will be powered by WellSync, which develops customizable telehealth services for businesses.

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Hinge Health integrates movement-based menopause support into digital MSK clinic

Fierce Healthcare

For women who experience musculoskeletal (MSK) and pelvic health issues, the decline in estrogen during menopause can not only worsen existing symptoms but also trigger new joint, muscle and pelvic | Digital health company Hinge Health expanded its movement- and behavior-based care to help women alleviate common menopause symptoms such as hot flashes and joint and muscle pain.

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Inflation, Health, and the American Consumer – “The Devil Wears Kirkland”

Health Populi

The Wall Street Journal reported yesterday that surging hospital prices are helping to keep inflation high. Hospital costs rose 7.7% last month, the highest increase in 13 years. This chart from WSJ’s reporting illustrates the >2x change in the CPI for hospitals vs the overall rate of price increases. Hospitals are not alone in price cliffs, with health insurance premiums spiking last year at the fastest rate in a decade, the Labor Statistics data showed. “For patients and their

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HIPAA Compliance: Can Your Organization Avoid Costly Government Penalties and Fines?

Colington Consulting was established in 2013 and helps organizations achieve HIPAA compliance and ensures clients stay current with the latest enforcement trends. We provide a full range of HIPAA compliance services and consulting. What separates us from our competitors is our knowledge of HIPAA compliance regulations and their application to each of our client’s particular scenarios and requirements.

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ViVE 2024 – What Unexpected Surprise Will Happen in Healthcare in the Next 6 Months?

Healthcare IT Today

Whether it’s a simple bet between friends or trying to solve the mystery before the book/movie is over, people love being able to guess what is going to happen. So while at ViVE 2024 we thought we could do our own friendly little predictions for healthcare. We asked our incredible Healthcare IT Today Community to pull out their divination skills and predict what unexpected surprise will happen in healthcare in the next 6 months.

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Rep. Buddy Carter optimistic House committees will come to agreement on telehealth extension negotiations

Fierce Healthcare

The House Energy and Commerce subcommittee on health voted to pass a two-year Medicare telehealth extension on Thursday along with other legislation that expands reimbursement for health tech.&nbsp | On Thursday, a subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee voted to pass a two-year Medicare telehealth extension along with other bills that improve health tech reimbursement.

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Digital Health’s monthly roundup of contracts and go lives

Digital Health News

This roundup includes six trusts rolling out a digital tool for mental health care, and UHDB and CRH signing a joint contract for a new Nervecentre EPR.

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Benefits of HRIS Integration with Your Compliance Platform

Compliancy Group

Did you know that at least 42% of companies realize that their human resources integration system (HRIS) implementation failed two years after they attempted it? The reason for this varies for different companies and could be due to an insufficient budget, choosing a solution that lacks scalability, or even a lack of built-in solutions specifically for compliance.

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Embedding BI: Architectural Considerations and Technical Requirements

While data platforms, artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML), and programming platforms have evolved to leverage big data and streaming data, the front-end user experience has not kept up. Holding onto old BI technology while everything else moves forward is holding back organizations. Traditional Business Intelligence (BI) aren’t built for modern data platforms and don’t work on modern architectures.

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Optimizing Revenue Cycle Management With Health IT Solutions

HealthIT Answers

By Katie Brenneman - Healthcare is a field that survives on evolving along with society. Whether it’s innovations in life-saving technology or fluctuations in revenue generation, professionals in the health industry must keep abreast of these changes and adapt accordingly. The post Optimizing Revenue Cycle Management With Health IT Solutions appeared first on Health IT Answers.

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Tips for Effectively Managing Mental Health Billing Denials and Appeals

Medisys Compliance

Introduction Mental health services play a vital role in overall well-being, yet securing appropriate reimbursement for these services can be a complex process. Denied claims can significantly impact a practice’s financial health. However, mental health providers can maximize their chances of successful reimbursement by understanding common denial reasons and implementing effective appeal strategies.

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Chutes & Ladders—Providence CEO exits; New CIO at DaVita

Fierce Healthcare

Welcome to this week's Chutes & Ladders, our roundup of hirings, firings and retirings throughout the industry.

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Implicity Launches FDA-approved Heart Failure Prediction Algorithm, SignalHF

HIT Consultant

What You Should Know: – Implicity , a leader in remote patient monitoring and cardiac data management, has received FDA 510(k) clearance for SignalHF1 , a groundbreaking new algorithm within their remote monitoring solution. – SignalHF1 algorithm empowers early detection and intervention, paving the way for improved patient outcomes and a brighter future for cardiac care.

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Everything You Wanted to Know About FACIS, but Didn’t Know to Ask

Speaker: Amy Anderson

FACIS® helps organizations mitigate patient and organizational risk. Maintaining compliance and safeguarding against fraud and abuse in today’s changing healthcare landscape can be challenging. Most healthcare organizations screen and monitor providers against the OIG but that’s only ONE of FACIS®’ primary sources. FACIS® pulls data for every taxonomy from the lowest level employee to the highest level licensed professional.