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Athenahealth adds mobile decision tool to epocrates for COVID-19
By Nathan Eddy 12:57 pm March 20, 2020
Views of the added CDC guidelines have increased 600% over 10 days, receiving seven times more views than any other set of guidelines in the epocrates app.
By Nathan Eddy 10:55 am March 16, 2020
Startups and legacy tech vendors alike are developing array applications and web services to help people track the virus, check for symptoms and offer advice on ways to help prevent exposure.
By Nathan Eddy 12:13 pm March 13, 2020
The technology enables remote monitoring, allowing for the engagement of patients in their homes and facilitating communication between quarantined people and healthcare providers.
Biofourmis’ AI-fueled remote monitoring tech provides insights in fight against COVID-19

The Biovitals Sentinel analytics system that Biofourmis customized for COVID-19.

By Bill Siwicki 12:11 pm March 13, 2020
Program administered by The University of Hong Kong has international implications and applications; clinicians leverage wearables and AI to accelerate disease surveillance and interventions.
Wayfinding helps Abbott Northwestern patients navigate 2.7 million square feet
By Bill Siwicki 12:29 pm March 12, 2020
A tip from the director of information services: Never rely on WiFi or cellular networking. Always use Bluetooth beacons inside hospitals.
Sentinel Healthcare debuts quarantine management platform for coronavirus, flu
By Bill Siwicki 11:37 am March 11, 2020
The remote-monitoring technology is designed to help health systems and employers monitor, evaluate risk, and provide real-time escalation alerts for individuals exposed to infectious disease.
Albertina Kerr improves care with Epic’s Coordinated Care Management platform

Albertina Kerr, Portland, Oregon.

By Bill Siwicki 01:24 pm March 10, 2020
The Oregon provider is the first to use the care coordination application to support programs for people with developmental disabilities and mental health challenges.

ONC's Dr. Donald Rucker and Steve Posnack.

By Mike Miliard 03:16 pm March 09, 2020
National Coordinator Don Rucker and Deputy National Coordinator Steve Posnack talk enforcement timelines, "content and manner," FHIR 4, gag clause provisions, patient privacy and more.
DrFirst and GoHipo partner to combat substance abuse relapse via mobile telehealth
By Bill Siwicki 01:57 pm March 09, 2020
Mobile app equipped with social media and telemedicine designed to keep patients in recovery connected with their clinical-care teams and support networks after discharge.
To protect against coronavirus, OhMD offers free version of its patient texting platform
By Bill Siwicki 12:12 pm March 09, 2020
Hospitals and group practices can obtain the patient texting technology at no cost to help protect their caregivers and patients from unnecessary contact.