Nathan Eddy

Patients say physicians with mobile apps are faster, convenient, offer better communication
By Nathan Eddy 11:20 am June 11, 2019
54 percent of survey respondents said they thought physicians who leverage mobile technology cut down on physician wait times, a new survey finds.  But security still is a concern.
Verato, AdVault partner on cloud-based patient matching platform
By Nathan Eddy 12:52 pm June 10, 2019
The partnership aims to expand secure identity matching so care teams have seamless access to medical records.
CFOs plan more active role in healthcare digital transformation
By Nathan Eddy 12:28 pm June 10, 2019
That’s according to a new Black Book survey of nearly 1,600 hospital and health system CFOs and other executives, which also indicated healthcare finance technologies will be tied to optimized financial processes.
CISOs report cyberattacks on the rise in healthcare
By Nathan Eddy 12:08 pm June 10, 2019
According to a new study by Carbon Black, two thirds of surveyed healthcare organizations said cyberattacks have become more sophisticated over the past year.
Precision medicine player joins Biden Cancer Initiative aiming to improve clinical trials access
By Nathan Eddy 11:35 am June 07, 2019
Precision medicine and clinical trial matching specialist Massive Bio is partnering with the initiative. Massive Bio’s precision medicine approach is based on a genetic understanding of the patient, allowing doctors to better select treatments most likely to help those patients.
Doctors rarely aware of online feedback from patients
By Nathan Eddy 11:20 am June 07, 2019
Moreover, the majority of respondents to a new survey had never encouraged patients to leave online feedback in the first place, although feedback on reviews or ratings sites was seen as more useful than social media feedback to help improve services.
Waystar acquires predictive analytics/social determinants of health firm PARO
By Nathan Eddy 12:14 pm June 06, 2019
The revenue cycle management vendor will use PARO to help healthcare organizations identify patients who would qualify for charity under a provider’s Financial Assistance Policy, using thousands of sources of socioeconomic data instead of credit scores as an evaluation metric.
Innovation a challenge for health systems, study finds
By Nathan Eddy 11:34 am June 06, 2019
However, the Center for Connected Medicine study also found broad support for innovation in the C-suite and that health systems are actively partnering with external parties for technologies and expertise to supplement their strengths.
By Nathan Eddy 10:29 am June 05, 2019
UVM gains access to clinical and business solutions for improving the level of care they deliver to patients.
By Nathan Eddy 11:21 am June 04, 2019
The RESTful application programming interface can support HL7, CCDA, RDBMS, CSV and X12 for data extraction and aggregation into a standardized format.

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