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A view from the CES show floor.

By Dave Muoio 02:23 pm January 12, 2018
Health data sharing, telemedicine, even federal value-based payment plans were all part of the excitement at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.

A screenshot of a sample revenue cycle management tool. Credit: YouTube

By Beth Jones Sanborn 02:10 pm January 12, 2018
New research suggests hospitals will subscribe to rev cycle management cloud services to increase flexibility among multiple users in next 5 years.
data breach in West Virginia

The theft of a laptop from a West Virginia health provider employee prompted officials to monitor systems for unauthorized access.

By Jessica Davis 11:50 am January 12, 2018
A laptop of a Coplin Health Systems employee was stolen from a car in November and serves as a reminder to healthcare organizations to encrypt all data that physically leave the building.

A DaVita Kidney Care Center where an Epic EHR system will replace DaVita’s Falcon Platinum System. Credit: Twitter

By Bernie Monegain 09:51 am January 12, 2018
The global organization will also tap Epic’s Care Everywhere Network as part of its new electronic health record deployment.
HIMSS18 Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning for Healthcare

AI and Machine Learning for Healthcare event will take place on March 5 at the Wynn Hotel in Las Vegas.

By Tom Sullivan 09:22 am January 12, 2018
Speakers will cut through the hype to share real-world success stories and discuss the challenges of AI, machine learning, cognitive computing and precision medicine at the AI and Machine Learning for Healthcare event in Las Vegas.
telemedicine

A snap shot of Methodist's new telehealth tool. Credit: Methodist

By Bill Siwicki 04:06 pm January 11, 2018
A patient-focused strategy is at the heart of the provider's decision to launch the system, which gives easy access to remote care.
DoD telehealth services

GlobalMed's telemedicine tool at a workplace clinic. Credit: YouTube

By Mike Miliard 03:29 pm January 11, 2018
The veteran-owned company's virtual care technology is also in use at the White House, VA and Defense Health Agency.
value-based healthcare
By Bill Siwicki 02:15 pm January 11, 2018
Experts from Cedars-Sinai, CVS Health, Blue Cross NC and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care discuss where value-based care is headed in 2018 and beyond.
AI in healthcare
By Bill Siwicki 01:24 pm January 11, 2018
The companies will help healthcare clients improve quality and lower costs by using natural language processing and AI-based systems.
opioid crisis
By Mike Miliard 01:02 pm January 11, 2018
Premier survey shows executives at U.S. health systems are prioritizing their response to the crisis because technology may be among the most important tools to manage it.

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