Clinical

By Jeff Lagasse 05:41 pm February 25, 2021
Prior authorizations in particular are a complex, time-consuming function that would be well served by technology.
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By Bill Siwicki 11:57 am February 25, 2021
Six top clinical and technology leaders detail the lessons they've learned since the pandemic began – and describe how they'll shape strategies for telehealth, infrastructure, patient engagement and other imperatives going forward.
By Kat Jercich 03:54 pm February 23, 2021
Experts at the WEDI conference outlined steps for institutions and clinical teams to take toward bringing equity to patient-facing tools.
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By Kat Jercich 12:22 pm February 23, 2021
Researchers at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center are using a mathematical model to estimate false-negative rates.

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By Roy Chiang 02:34 am February 23, 2021
The vaccine which was developed by Chulalongkorn University showed promising results in prior trials with mice and monkeys.
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By Sophie Porter 01:31 am February 23, 2021
A report, from centre-right think-tank Reform, highlights the urgent action needed to address England’s backlog of non-COVID-related procedures that were put on hold during the pandemic.
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By Bill Siwicki 11:11 am February 22, 2021
Heritage Clinic, a behavioral health provider, gives tablets to help patients connect with their clinicians and with their families. The effort enables measurable improvements in mental health.
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By Kat Jercich 02:41 pm February 19, 2021
With the benefit of hindsight, policy experts say the magnitude of the current burnout crisis was largely unforeseen when the law enabling the meaningful use program was passed in 2009.
By Susan Morse 05:23 pm February 16, 2021
For AI to have impact, it must take a human-centered approach, easily integrate into physician workflows and be friendly to use.
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By Kat Jercich 02:44 pm February 15, 2021
The electronic health record giants began preparing their systems to assist with COVID-19 vaccination efforts this past year.