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Patient Engagement through Digital Health Applications
Healthcaretechoutlook >> cxoinsights

Kamal Jethwani, MD, Partners HealthCare

One of the first validation studies we completed at Partners HealthCare Pivot Labs was on a mobile application for diabetes patients, who would receive text message alerts reminding them to get up and move or take their medication. But the data...

Endoscopic Trends: Interventional Endoscopic Ultrasound
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C. Jonathan D. Foster, DO, Board Certified Gastroenterologist, Mercyhealth

Advanced therapeutic endoscopy is quickly emerging as the new frontier of gastroenterology. These procedures include endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP), endoscopic ultrasound (EUS), endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR), and...

How CIOs can Keep Healthcare Cybersecurity Intact?
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Specific to healthcare organizations, issues like Electronic Medical Record (EMR) data leakage, especially sensitive operational like billing disputes and patient dissatisfaction, are some of the cybersecurity threats faced by the medical...

An Overview on the Shift to Value-Based Care
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Deonne Henry, Vice President Revenue Cycle, Magnolia Regional Health Center

What are some of the widely prevalent challenges you notice in the Revenue Cycle Management landscape? The biggest challenges we face in revenue cycle management are the changing competitive landscapes. A large part of that is due to the...

Role of Connected Health and Wearables in Revolutionizing the Healthcare Industry
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Nowadays, IoT-enabled wearables play an essential part in the medical sector by providing patients with data that is vital for controlling their health results. FREMONT, CA: As technology progresses every day, healthcare providers offer...

Making Personalized Healthcare Efficient
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Customized digital health solutions will address and improve the complications related to drug leadership issue for individual clients and the entire healthcare system. FREMONT, CA: When it comes to medication, drug-to-drug interactions have...

Leveraging Technology for an Integrated Healthcare System
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Patty Lavely, Sr. Vice President and CIO, Gwinnett Medical Center

In the light of your experience, what are the challenges you’ve witnessed happening with respect to the EMR/EHR space? One of the major challenges is around meeting the needs of all the stakeholders within the EHR. The stakeholders...

EMRs, Data, and What's Missing
Healthcaretechoutlook >> cxoinsights

Robert Altemose, Director Clinical Operations Analytics, AdventHealth

EMR’s have, and continue to, change healthcare. They have streamlined many processes, eliminated duplicate work, and generally improved the timeliness and quality of care that is delivered to our patients. However, one of the most powerful...

Interoperability: The New Paradigm of Value-Based Healthcare Management
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James Hellewell, Medical Director - Informatics, Intermountain Healthcare

In the healthcare industry, it is crucial to possess the ability to connect varied sources of data to provide a comprehensive view of each patient’s history to the clinical team and to the technical systems supporting that team. For an...

How Can Healthcare Organizations Counter Data Breach?
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Healthcare organizations need to implement robust and flexible cybersecurity measures to secure their data and applications. FREMONT, CA – The patient record incidents in the healthcare sector are steadily declining as organizations are...

Adopting Data Analytics Ensures Timely Diagnosis and Improves Patients Care
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The healthcare industry is on the edge of changing the lives of patients affected by autoimmune diseases by using data analytics. FREMONT, CA:  It is the era of a data-driven world, where everything is operated with the help of data. Many...

Between a Rock and a Hard Place
Healthcaretechoutlook >> cxoinsights

Jim Cook, Director of System Lab Services, Houston Methodist

There’s an urban legend in healthcare: “70% of medical decisions are based on laboratory data.” Attribution to this statement is a little bit nebulous, but I originally heard it related to an Institute of Medicine study. The...

Backpack Health Provides Added Data Management Features to Health Documentation
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FREMONT, CA: Backpack Health, is a new wave in the health industry, building tools to help people manage their health journey adds to the data management platform to automatically integrate user's electronic health records with their consent,...

Leveraging Machine Learning to Augment Healthcare Cybersecurity
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FREMONT, CA – Data privacy is a vital concern for every industry, especially healthcare. Hospitals have the responsibility to maintain patient records securely. Any breach in their electronic medical records (EMRs) can ruin their reputation...

Reducing Health Care Costs with Digital Technologies
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Alison Verhoeven, CEO, Australian Healthcare & Hospitals Association (AHHA)

Healthcare costs are on the rise. One main reason is the increasing aging population . According to various studies, it is reported that every Australian citizen has an average expected lifespan of approximately 83 years. However, most of their...

Reducing Clinical Variation in Medicine with Artificial Intelligence
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Michael C. Sanders, M.D., Chief Medical Informatics Officer, Flagler Hospital

Let’s start with acknowledging that Medical Errors are now the 3rd leading cause of death in the USA, having surpassed COPD. In addition, studies have shown us that 30 percent of all medical care costs are unnecessary. While clinical...

Human Expertise at Disposal to Ascertain Which Discoveries In AI & ML are Worthy
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It has been well established that, even with the advent of Electronic Health Records (EHR), today physicians spend their most of the time on administrative tasks, mainly documentation. Emergency department physicians actually spend 43 percent of...

How POCT and Data Integration Accelerated Our Treatment Delivery and Convenience
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Jon Langford, Pulmonary Diagnostic Lab Manager, Texas Children's Hospital

Paper, faxing, and scanning were the ways data got pushed into a patient’s Electronic Medical Record (EMR) from point-of-care testing. Paper could be lost. Data could get lost or misplaced in a fax. The scanning process usually takes at...

Understand prerequisites to transform the EHR system
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A great deal of fanfare accompanied the introduction of Electronic Health Record (EHR) because this system enables doctors to easily replace the old paper-based charts. The intention for switching to EHR system has to make the patient record more...

EHR Platform for Effective Patient Care
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The growing demand to leverage technology in the healthcare sector has compelled service providers to spare thought to revamp the existing structures, and EHR or electronic health record has turned in to a vital weapon to smartly maintain the flow...