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digital cognitive therapeutics

A screensnap of the app.

By Bill Siwicki 02:30 pm October 06, 2017
BrainCheck’s digital therapeutics products now will be fully integrated into Rx.Health’s RxUniverse digital medicine prescribing platform.
unique patient identifiers

In Oct. 3 letter, Sens. Orrin Hatch, Elizabeth Warren and others asked for “clear recommendations for steps that federal agencies – specifically ONC – could take to develop improved patient matching methods.”

By Bernie Monegain 01:14 pm October 06, 2017
At the same time, Regenstrief has launched a five-year effort that it hopes can help solve the problem.
HHS, FDA, VA among 24 federal agencies with ineffective security
By Jessica Davis 12:45 pm October 06, 2017
Inspector generals and GAO have made hundreds of recommendations to these agencies about deficiencies in security controls, but many have yet to be fully implemented.
Epic CEO Judy Faulkner
By Bernie Monegain 10:32 am October 06, 2017
A comprehensive health record, unlike today’s EHR, would incorporate more data types, notably social determinants, she says.
athenahealth EHR
By Bernie Monegain 08:51 am October 06, 2017
Company’s athenaOne for Hospitals and Health Systems platform has become the third most frequently selected records solution in the country, both in 2015 and 2016.
Big Data and Healthcare Analytics Forum
By Jessica Davis 08:37 am October 06, 2017
Staten Island Performing Provider System is the most successful PPS in New York, and its executive director says it’s only possible through its partners and the seamless platform that gets crucial population health data into the hands of its providers.
Women digital health CEOs

23andMe is led by CEO Anne Wojcicki.

By Jessica Davis 04:10 pm October 05, 2017
The average deal size for companies led by women CEOs was $31.4 million compared to $11.3 million for those with men CEOs in what is shaping up to be digital health’s biggest year of investments.
cybersecurity talent
By Bill Siwicki 03:29 pm October 05, 2017
The hospital's information security department has established a Cyber Student Staffing Program for recruiting students to be future cybersecurity workers.
mayo clinic patient outcomes
By Bernie Monegain 02:18 pm October 05, 2017
Partnership aims to create better outcomes for patients in all clinical areas.
By Mike Miliard 01:40 pm October 05, 2017
The high threshold for patient engagement in 2019 will probably be amended in future rulemakings, but one MU expert says it highlights the limited utility of patient portals.

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