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By Jack McCarthy 09:50 am November 07, 2016
Researchers said that testing for venous thromboembolisms can be both an unnecessary expense and in some cases harmful to patients. 
CMS diabetes YMCA

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By Jack McCarthy 09:33 am November 07, 2016
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services is building on the program after a pilot with the YMCA of USA reduced costs by $2,650 per participant. 
drchrono EHR larger
By Jack McCarthy 10:48 am November 01, 2016
The new version brings business intelligence, revenue cycle and security features. 
Precision BI VitreosHealth
By Jack McCarthy 10:26 am November 01, 2016
Companies say the new service will include clinical and financial analytics to enable customers to control costs and improve outcomes in the MACRA era. 
Press Ganey employee engagement

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By Jack McCarthy 10:26 am October 26, 2016
Critical success factors for making human capital management a strategic asset.
AHA ONC interoperability standards
By Jack McCarthy 09:41 am October 26, 2016
American Hospital Association said the draft 2017 ISA must assess the use, not just adoption, of standards.
Ascension Gerry Lewis CIO

Ascension CIO Gerry Lewis.

By Jack McCarthy 09:30 am October 26, 2016
Lewis will also serve as CEO of Ascension Information Services, the hospital’s IT arm. 
Capital One blockchain healthcare
By Jack McCarthy 08:19 am October 25, 2016
Bank forges digital tech partnerships with Gem, PokitDok, and others on services for healthcare claims management. 
ONC patient-generated health data

Validic's VitalSnap enables a phone's camera to share data from devices that are otherwise not connected. 

By Jack McCarthy 09:39 am October 20, 2016
Sutter is using Validic’s digital health platform to monitor patients with Type 2 diabetes in one pilot. In the other, Amita Health is implementing TapCloud’s technology for behavioral health, stroke, orthopedic surgery and other medical conditions. 
Blockchain interoperability security Deloitte
By Jack McCarthy 07:12 am September 30, 2016
Consultancy Deloitte explained that the architecture has widespread implications for connecting fragmented systems to better assess the value of care and safeguard protected health information. 

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