Jack McCarthy

Google Ventures Bill Maris
By Jack McCarthy 10:03 am March 16, 2017
Bill Maris re-emerges to create Section 32, a venture capital fund that will kick-off with $100 million and invest at least half of that in life sciences. 
Intel artificial intelligence cancer
By Jack McCarthy 09:39 am March 16, 2017
Company officials said the competition offers a total of $100,000 for three winners, with first place taking $50,000. 
Democrats CBO GOP health plan
By Jack McCarthy 08:54 am March 14, 2017
Congressional Budget Office estimate that the Republican plan would save $337 billion but leave 24 million uninsured sparks federal debate about who the bill would really help. 
genomics patient generated health data
By Jack McCarthy 09:42 am March 13, 2017
The lack of adequate EHR interoperability continues to hinder healthcare organizations ability to use patient data in care delivery, the report’s author said. 
GPS depression social anxiety
By Jack McCarthy 08:23 am March 13, 2017
Using Android phones, an app and Amazon cloud services, the researchers gauged study participants’ feelings a half-dozen times a day to pinpoint links between avoiding social contact and depression. 
IDC hospitals digital transformation
By Jack McCarthy 10:11 am March 09, 2017
While only 10 percent of healthcare providers and payers are currently working to digitize themselves, the analyst house estimates a big surge in the months ahead. 
IBM salesforce artificial intelligence
By Jack McCarthy 06:43 am March 07, 2017
IBM’s Watson met Salesforce’s Einstein in a deal the companies said could help healthcare organizations advance data-driven decision making. 
AHIMA toolkit HIPAA audits
By Jack McCarthy 09:57 am March 03, 2017
The External HIPAA Audit Readiness Toolkit, free for members, includes checklists for HIPAA audit steps, a list of potential documents OCR could request and a master policy template for the privacy and security compliance program. 
patient expectations health data
By Jack McCarthy 07:22 am March 03, 2017
The survey also found that a majority of patients use a digital device and believe it would be helpful for that data to be part of their medical history. 
Jason Pierre-Paul ESPN HIPAA
By Jack McCarthy 06:55 am February 07, 2017
The New York Giants player filed suit against the television network after a reporter tweeted out a picture of his hospital record after a fireworks accident. 

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