Patient discharge delays pose threat to health outcomes, AHA warns

Healthcare Dive

The hospital lobby is asking Congress to establish a temporary per diem Medicare payment to help ease healthcare capacity issues

How Artificial Intelligence Creates Better Health Outcomes

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Millions of Americans live with chronic health conditions every day, sometimes even debilitating or disabling health conditions. When our physical health fails, it inadvertently impacts every facet […]. The article How Artificial Intelligence Creates Better Health Outcomes appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com.

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Transforming the Pharmacy Experience Will Transform Health Outcomes

HealthIT Answers

By Tony Willoughby - It’s just human nature in many ways: We often know what we need to do, but we struggle to take all the steps at exactly the right time to get to the outcome we desire.

Social Determinants of Health Shouldn’t Dictate Health Outcomes

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Across the United States, persistent and growing gaps in care are driving health disparities and presenting barriers to improving overall health and health outcomes. Many health disparities stem from inherent […]. The article Social Determinants of Health Shouldn’t Dictate Health Outcomes appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com.

Applications open for London data project to improve health outcomes

Digital Health News

The Improvement Projects from the London Health Data Strategy programme is open for applications and will use local data to improve health outcomes.

Data linkage project seeks to improve First Nations maternal and child health outcomes

Healthcare It News

A new project led by indigenous community leaders, together with researchers from the University of Queensland, seeks to link disparate health records of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders across health facilities to improve maternal and perinatal health outcomes.

Geospatial analysis is helping improve community health outcomes

Healthcare It News

One of the tenets of UVA Health's mission is community and health equity. The health and well-being of people in its community, especially those who are challenged by social determinants of health, can be improved through community-based care.

The Impact of Front-Line Primary Care In Improving Access For Mental Health Outcomes

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Over the past few years, there have been encouraging improvements in the realm of mental health care in the United States. Initiatives to improve mental health outcomes, such as the Affordable Care Act (2010), have been primarily aimed at requiring increased insurance coverage to encompass mental health services […]. Illegal copying is prohibited.

4 Steps for Operationalizing the FDA’s Call To Improve Health Outcomes for All Patients

HIT Consultant

In April, FDA Commissioner Dr. Robert Califf laid out areas of challenge and opportunity when it comes to improving health outcomes, restoring public trust in science, and making the most of our ongoing investments in data analytics and clinical research.

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The Ultimate Health Outcome, Mortality, Is Rising in America

Health Populi

Department of Health and Human Services. Health Populi’s Hot Points: It’s a stark, sad reality that Americans are losing years of life that could be conserved. But this is one lens on one’s ZIP code being a risk factor for health, and in this case, death from overdosing. Three years ago here on Health Populi , I wrote about the deaths of despair , a phrase coined by Angus Deaton and Ann Case of Princeton. How long can people living in the U.S.

How the digital health industry can innovate and improve health outcomes for all

Mobi Health News

At HIMSS22, Paul Cerrato, senior research analyst at Mayo Clinic Platform, and Dr. John Halamka, president of MCP, will discuss the future of digital health.

The Future of Personalized Patient Engagement: Driving Optimal Population Health Outcomes

Healthcare IT Today

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Healthcare Communication Barriers are Not Limited to Language

HealthIT Answers

By Dr. Rachael Grimaldi - Despite being home to some of the world’s leading healthcare systems and research institutions, patients in the United States still face poor health outcomes in many areas.

Amazon Web Services to invest $40M in health outcomes, equity tools

Mobi Health News

AWS plans to select organizations focused on boosting health access, addressing SDoH and using data to form a more equitable health system

Greenway Incorporating Health Equity Features into its EHR

Healthcare IT Today

Addressing health equity starts with meeting patients where they are. The natural place to capture and display this type of information is in the Electronic Health Record (EHR). Factors influencing health equity. Public health policies. Access to the health system.

HIMSS announces global tech challenge to improve maternal health outcomes worldwide

Mobi Health News

The challenge, which officially launches in January 2021, was announced this week during HIMSS’ Health Equity Week

6 Ways The Right Education Can Improve Healthcare

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. It provides you with the tools, knowledge, and experience that positively influence the outcomes of your work. Editorial healthcare education Public Health OutcomesIllegal copying is prohibited. Education is at the core of every successful profession. However, some industries heavily rely on pedagogy more than […].

Health outcomes AI company OM1 lands $21M in Series B funding

Mobi Health News

Boston-based health outcomes and tech company OM1 has just announced that it raked in $21 million in a Series B financing round led by Polaris Partners with participation from existing investors including General Catalyst and 7wire Ventures. This brings the company’s total financing to $36 million, according to Crunchbase.

The American healthcare system is broken — here’s what we can do to fix it

Healthcare Dive

Value-based care is key to transforming health outcomes and empowering doctors and patients, Texas physician Kevin Spencer argues

UnitedHealth to offer some drugs, including insulin, at no cost share in 2023

Healthcare Dive

The new offering is a bid to address inflationary pressures and prevent worse health outcomes down the line, CEO Andrew Witty told investors Friday

Amazon to buy One Medical for approximately £3.3bn

Digital Health News

One Medical makes it easier for patients to schedule their appointments, renew prescriptions and ultimately advance health outcomes. Digital Patient News Amazon Amazon Pharmacy One Medical

Australian startups team up to provide telehealth solution to aboriginal groups

Mobi Health News

The companies hope the service will help improve health outcomes for aboriginal communities in Australia

5 ways CMS' proposed hospital rule could affect patient safety and quality

Modern Healthcare

The agency is focusing on holding hospitals accountable for improving health outcomes, particularly for disadvantaged communities and maternal care patients

New partnership gives Privia Health access to Babyscripts' remote monitoring tools and educational content

Mobi Health News

The companies said their partnership aims to reduce inequities in maternal health outcomes and lower mortality rates

Ronovo Surgical closes Series A funding, plans to seek global partnerships

Mobi Health News

The company hopes to equip China’s hospitals with digital surgery solutions to enable better health outcomes

CMS' Seema Verma: Medicare for All is 'the greatest threat to innovation in healthcare'

Mobi Health News

Verma also discussed the new AI Health Outcomes Challenge to speed up innovations.

Assessing PEPFAR’s Impact: Analysis of Maternal and Child Health Spillover Effects in PEPFAR Countries

KFF

This analysis assesses the association between PEPFAR investments and maternal and child health outcomes. Global Health Policy HIV/AIDS

CMS's Seema Verma: Medicare for All is 'the greatest threat to innovation in healthcare'

Mobi Health News

Verma also discussed the new AI Health Outcomes Challenge to speed up innovations.

UCB, DEARhealth team up on epilepsy initiative

Mobi Health News

The companies will be using DEARhealth's platform, which integrates AI into EHRs to predict health outcomes.

Remote pulse oximetry monitoring could help spot signs of deterioration in COVID-19 patients

Mobi Health News

A systematic review published in the Lancet found that RPM for COVID-19 patients could help triage a patient's condition, but did not necessarily link to a better health outcome.

Apple, J&J partner on multi-year study of Apple Watch's health features

Mobi Health News

The collaboration will investigate heart health outcomes and medication adherence among seniors, and is scheduled to begin in 2019.

How Emerging Tech Will Impact The Healthcare Industry In 2021

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. By Adrian Johansen, freelance writer; @AdrianJohanse18. “We

Social Determinants of Health Examples: Quality and Payments | symplr

Symplr

The conditions in the environments where people are born, educated, work, play, and go about their lives greatly affect their access to healthcare, their health risk factors, and ultimately their health outcomes.

4 Best Practices For Building A Long-Term Telehealth Workflow

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Providing telehealth solutions for your patients is one of the best ways for you to increase your patient’s health outcomes. Illegal copying is prohibited. Today, it’s easier for you to provide healthcare services to your patients with the advancement […]. The article 4 Best Practices For Building A Long-Term Telehealth Workflow appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com.

Ontrak deepens its behavioral health platform with LifeDojo acquisition

Mobi Health News

The company hopes to reach new and existing customers with the addition of LifeDojo’s digital tools that can lead to better health outcomes and lower associated costs

The Unequal Impact of COVID-19 In Minority Communitities

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. From different household makeups and risk factors to varying engagement preferences, that diversity also impacts health outcomes—a reality laid […]. Editorial Carrot Health

Defining The Digital Therapeutics Landscape For Provider and Payers

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Digital health aims at some of the biggest healthcare challenges, including lowering costs, fostering engagement and improving health outcomes.

One Big Question Healthcare Technology Professionals Should Be Asking Right Now: How Can We Use AI For Better Care Outcomes?

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. One question healthcare technology professionals should be asking right now: How can I use AI and machine learning to create better communicate with patients to create better health outcomes? […].

Physicians More Bullish On the Benefits of Digital Tools for Patient Care, the AMA Tells Us

Health Populi

Most doctors see the advantages of digital health tools like telehealth, consumers’ access to their health information, and point-of-care workflow solutions, the American Medical Association found in a survey of 1300 physicians, published in September 2022.

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APAC still faces immense challenges to data, AI, predictive analytics adoption: report

Healthcare It News

While most healthcare leaders in the Asia Pacific recognise the value of health data more than their global peers, they are still facing significant challenges in using data effectively, according to Royal Philips' Future Health Index 2022 report.

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Annual Wellness Visits (AWVs) Drive Additional 2X+ in Referral Revenue

Healthcare IT Today

Most healthcare systems don’t think about the annual wellness visit (AWV) as a way to drive the holy grail in healthcare: better health outcomes and increased revenues. The following is a guest article by Mike Linnert, Chief Executive Officer & Founder at SymphonyRM.

Using technology to self-manage diabetes results in healthy lifestyle choices

Mobi Health News

Following a study looking into how adults living with Type 2 diabetes use technology to self-monitor lifestyle and health behaviors, researchers from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio found that technology-assisted self-monitoring was safe and effective in generating positive health outcomes.