Welltok CafeWell population health
By Bernie Monegain 11:36 am October 07, 2016
CEO Jeff Margolis said Welltok plans to expand its platform for connecting consumers with benefits and resources.

AMIA CEO Doug Fridsma, MD

By Mike Miliard 10:42 am October 07, 2016
The U.S. Department of Labor gives $7 million to group launched by AHIMA, AHA, AMIA, NCHL.
Healthcare jobs September
By Henry Powderly 10:15 am October 07, 2016
Overall, the industry has added 445,000 jobs in the past 12 months.
Scott Silberlust Northwell Health

Scott Silberlust, VP, IT Administration, Northwell Health

By Gus Venditto 10:10 am October 07, 2016
Northwell Health replaced its aging email tracker with a system that helps manage compliance, contract review and budget approvals. And it built the new system with existing resources. 
UMMC predictive analytics artificial intelligence
By Bill Siwicki 07:04 am October 07, 2016
The University of Mississippi Medical Center is harnessing artificial intelligence to identify people with chronic disease risk factors who will also respond well to using remote monitoring technologies. The task is tricky, to be certain.
Trump crush Obamacare Congress

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By Kaiser Health News 06:45 am October 07, 2016
A George Washington University health policy professor said that Donald Trump, if elected President, could take executive action that would effectively stop the Affordable Care Act in its tracks. 
Moxe payers providers

CEO Dan Wilson said Moxe’s technology enables workflows for delivering patient insights while also reducing administrative excess. 

By Bernie Monegain 01:39 pm October 06, 2016
Integrating insurer data enables providers to incorporate claims, risk and other information into their analytics efforts, the company said.
ACO IT Commonwealth Fund

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By Mike Miliard 12:43 pm October 06, 2016
Many of the 800 accountable care organizations are lagging in critical IT infrastructure, though commercial ACOs are earning more success today than their non-commercial counterparts.
Intermountain Transformation Center

Philanthropist Kem C. Gardner said the gift will advance the Transformation Center’s work improving care and health of people in Utah and around the globe.

By Bernie Monegain 11:05 am October 06, 2016
Executives said the center will house several institutes dedicated to improving healthcare across the country and around the world as well as research and leadership initiatives.
By Beth Jones Sanborn 10:18 am October 06, 2016
The web-based tools, with advice on how the new law will affect reimbursement, do not require AMA membership.

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