Nathan Eddy

By Nathan Eddy 11:36 am June 18, 2019
The companies will apply analytics to Sanofi's real-world database to better understand what treatments work and what technologies could be used for more personalized medicine.
By Nathan Eddy 11:10 am June 17, 2019
Researchers at Case Western Reserve University are developing an analytics platform to help determine the medical necessity of using helicopters for emergency transport.
Infusion pump-linked workstations contain critical security flaw
By Nathan Eddy 12:08 pm June 14, 2019
Bad actors can use the Becton, Dickinson and Company Alaris Gateway Workstations to “authenticate” malicious and potentially dangerous content, CyberMDX discovered.
Healthcare executives lack action plan to combat cybersecurity threats
By Nathan Eddy 11:43 am June 14, 2019
The C-suite recognizes these threats, but 54% of respondents to a new survey said the biggest barrier to meeting privacy and security challenges was lack of adequate resources.
Medidata acquired by Dassault Systèmes for $5.8 billion
By Nathan Eddy 01:00 pm June 13, 2019
Medidata’s cloud-based services help with the development of therapeutic innovations and clinical operations performance for pharmaceutical companies, biotechnology firms and others.
DoD, VA establish office to improve EHR coordination
By Nathan Eddy 11:50 am June 13, 2019
The Federal Electronic Health Record Modernization office will replace the current Interagency Program Office.
NVNA and Hospice expands telehealth pilot, cuts readmission rates
By Nathan Eddy 11:33 am June 13, 2019
The home health and hospice provider organization’s telehealth and remote patient monitoring program has led to a 40 percent drop in hospital readmissions among its palliative care patients.
Digital monitoring helps reduce hospital visits for COPD patients
By Nathan Eddy 11:52 am June 12, 2019
Use of an inhaler-connected sensor helped push the average number of COPD-related hospital trips down to an average of 2.2, compared to the year prior to study enrollment when the average was 3.4 trips to the hospital.
Carilion Clinic, Mytonomy partner on virtual care to fight opioid epidemic
By Nathan Eddy 11:47 am June 12, 2019
They have created a series of video education and engagement tools to assist healthcare staff and clinicians dealing with opioid addiction.
Health systems look to tech to improve efficiency, interoperability
By Nathan Eddy 01:59 pm June 11, 2019
A new study finds streamlining operating costs and improving related efficiency is a primary business concern for executives, with a third of respondents ranking it as one of the top three business challenges over the next year.

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