Quality and Safety

Northwell CEO Michael Dowling

By Mike Miliard 01:44 pm May 24, 2017
Partnership with Peerbridge Health will enable remote monitoring for cardiac patients.
By Mike Miliard 10:10 am May 24, 2017
Stanford Medicine, UC San Francisco University of Chicago Medicine to help Google Brain fine-tune predictive analytics to spot patterns in EHRs.
Intermountain telehealth platform
By Bernie Monegain 03:13 pm May 23, 2017
Utah health system says the platform make its nurse practitioners and physician assistants available for online patient visits.
Interoperability crucial to patient safety
By Mike Miliard 02:47 pm May 23, 2017
But the former ONC chief thinks consumerism will play a major role in promoting data exchange.
GE Women in Global Health

Global Health stats from the World Health Organization Assembly underway in Geneva, Switzerland.

By Bernie Monegain 03:20 pm May 22, 2017
The organizations are also releasing a documentary film about women making an impact at the grassroots level in traditionally under-represented communities. 
By Mike Miliard 02:51 pm May 18, 2017
Advocate Health Care informaticist says there are both challenges and opportunities for as technology becomes more widely used in clinical settings.
IBM Watson fight opioid addition
By Bernie Monegain 10:03 am May 16, 2017
Partnership with MAP Health Management will help identify people at risk of relapse so healthcare providers can intervene sooner.
GE healthcare new tech in Egyptian hospitals
By Bernie Monegain 11:11 am May 11, 2017
More than 400 pieces of technology have already been distributed to hospitals across the country.

FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb.

By Jessica Davis 11:01 am May 10, 2017
Scott Gottlieb and Gopal Khanna round out the most recent government hires to head the agencies most important to health IT.
No women shaping Senate healthcare bill

President Trump, Vice President Mike Pence and lawmakers gathered in the White House Rose Garden on May 4 to celebrate passage of the House bill to replace Obamacare. Now the Senate goes to work on its version of the bill with a working group of 13 men. White House photo.

By Bernie Monegain 01:14 pm May 09, 2017
There are 13 men working on the new bill while Maine Republican Sen. Susan Collins is writing her own legislation.

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