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By Sophie Porter 01:35 am May 29, 2020
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By Nathan Eddy 12:38 pm May 28, 2020
The university's COVID-19 telemedicine clinic plans to apply machine learning algorithms to data from patients' vital signs, health behavior and self-reported symptoms.
Three ways providers get the HIPAA right to access wrong
By Bill Siwicki 12:36 pm May 28, 2020
In their HIMSS20 Digital session, privacy policy experts Deven McGraw and Jodi Daniel offer a deeper look at digital patient access, the APIs that enable it – and the mistakes healthcare organizations make when providing medical records.
Group of doctors looking at medical display
By Jeff Lagasse 04:35 pm May 27, 2020
Pointing data-gathering efforts in the right direction holds the potential to deliver better value-based care.
People being served food from a buffet.
By Dave Muoio 04:29 pm May 27, 2020
Executives from SDOH technology platforms say they anticipate more public-healthcare funding to support social services infrastructure in the coming years.  
Woman looking at graphs on a laptop.
By Susan Morse 04:25 pm May 27, 2020
Patients want access to everything, according to focus groups interviewed by the Pew Charitable Trusts.
By Kat Jercich 02:12 pm May 27, 2020
UPIC Health CEO Mary Tucker says she hopes to partner with community hospitals in the future.
By Bill Siwicki 11:33 am May 27, 2020
What’s more, 72-practice Community Care Physicians has sent around 776,000 COVID-related newsletters to patients, also reminding them of their telehealth appointments during the pandemic.
CareMount Medical uses telehealth now to avoid health crisis later

CareMount Medical in New York.

By Bill Siwicki 11:47 am May 26, 2020
Patients were cancelling their non-COVID-19 appointments to avoid the virus. The medical group went from six to 1,500 daily telehealth visits to tend to regular care needs.
By Nathan Eddy 01:44 pm May 22, 2020
In addition, broader embrace of APIs and more concerted strategy for patient matching could help public health agencies combat the pandemic and boost pop health.

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