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By Max Sullivan 01:46 pm October 22, 2019
The technology examines vital signs and other biomarkers to predict the likelihood of infection up to 48 hours ahead of clinical suspicion.
By Leontina Postelnicu 11:17 am October 22, 2019
Primary care minister Jo Churchill said the national rollout of the electronic service would also help free up time for GPs.
By Benjamin Harris 12:12 pm October 21, 2019
The agency worked for two years with the certification company on a cooperative research project that highlights the value of standards for connected devices and IoMT.
By Mike Miliard 02:06 pm October 18, 2019
The consultancy, a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business, has experience working with the DoD, VA and government healthcare clients and specializes in cybersecurity, agile engineering and more.
Google hires former Karen DeSalvo as chief health officer

The former National Coordinator will pioneer the new role at the tech giant, which has signed on several high-profile healthcare leaders as it sets its sights on the market.

By Mike Miliard 11:21 am October 18, 2019
For its most recent big healthcare hire, Google has recruited former National Coordinator for Health IT Dr. Karen DeSalvo to serve as its first chief health officer.
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By Jeff Lagasse 04:46 pm October 17, 2019
The FDA is also approving greater numbers of complex generic drugs, which are more difficult to replicate and traditionally lack competition.
By Mike Miliard 03:07 pm October 14, 2019
The pioneering CIO and longtime health IT evangelist, now Harvard's globe-trotting International Healthcare Innovation Professor, talks about what's next in emerging trends – and offers travel tips learned from 400,000 air miles each year.
By Leontina Postelnicu 07:08 am October 08, 2019
An interview with Joe Gibson, director of epidemiology at the Marion County Public Health Department in Indianapolis.
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By Jeff Lagasse 07:07 am October 07, 2019
Administrative complexity accounted for the most waste, estimated at $256.6 billion, and pricing failure was a close second.
By Mike Miliard 12:42 pm October 02, 2019
If exploited by a remote attacker, the set of vulnerabilities could pose safety and security risks for connected medical devices and hospital networks.

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