Laura Lovett

Laura Lovett is an associate editor at MobiHealthNews where she covers the intersection of healthcare and technology. She is also a contributing editor to Women in Healthcare IT at Healthcare IT News. Before coming to MobiHealthNews she worked for Gatehouse Media, where she earned a New England Newspaper Association award. Most recently Lovett won a Umass Medical Media Fellowship.  Lovett was educated at the University of East Anglia, the University of Massachusetts and Oxford University.

By Laura Lovett 06:44 pm April 21, 2020
HIMSS launches a COVID-19 Digital Think Tank, which provides an online discussion forum where healthcare professionals and innovators to share ideas, products and best practices.
Microsoft Chatbot
By Laura Lovett 06:31 pm April 20, 2020
Patients are screened about COVID-19 status and other health factors, then provided with information about the nearest donation station.  
Doctor using smartphone.
By Laura Lovett 11:43 am April 16, 2020
The health system is implementing new technologies to help it pinpoint frequent readmissions and identify underlying social determinants of health.
Lab workers using tablet
By Laura Lovett 05:23 pm April 15, 2020
The new effort is a measure of progress towards a digital health ecosystem.  
innovation indeagram
By Laura Lovett 05:42 pm April 07, 2020
During a HIMSS20 webinar, Seattle Children's Hospital's Chief Data Officer Ryan Sousa explains the hospital's digital transformation.  
A team works on ideas at the MIT COVID-19 Challenge hackathon this weekend. Photo credit/MIT COVID-19 Challenge
By Laura Lovett 05:33 pm April 06, 2020
The new MIT COVID-19 Challenge: Beat the Pandemic is a series of hackathons and digital events focused on coming up with ways to address the virus.  
Facebook COVID Map of Japan
By Laura Lovett 10:17 am April 06, 2020
The new maps will be able to look at co-location, movement and social interaction data.  
Providence St. Joseph hospital
By Laura Lovett 05:36 pm March 12, 2020
Dr. Amy Compton-Phillips, chief clinical officer for Providence St. Joseph Health, talks the use of chatbots, telemedicine and drive-thru clinics in treating the virus.  
Providence St. Joseph
By Laura Lovett 01:44 pm March 12, 2020
Dr. Amy Compton-Phillips, chief clinical officer for Providence St. Joseph Health, talks the use of chatbots, telemedicine and drive-thru clinics in treating the virus.
Google office
By Laura Lovett 10:37 am March 05, 2020
Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) and Dr. Bill Cassidy (R-LA) sent a follow-up letter to Ascension CEO Joesph Impicciche regarding privacy concerns about Project Nightingale.

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