Population Health

Microsoft, renewable energy

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By Sophie Porter 01:25 am November 25, 2020
On top of investment and skilling, region dubbed a “game-changer” in sustainable transformation.
A person holding a mobile phone with a person wearing a stethoscope on screen
By Kat Jercich 10:59 am November 23, 2020
A recently published JAMIA paper argues that design, implementation and policy considerations must be taken into account when developing virtual care technology.
community-based care, remote care
By Sara Mageit 02:20 am November 22, 2020
An interview with Dr Talac Mahmud, general practitioner at Healthy in Your Own Skin, who will be speaking at the HIMSS & Health 2.0 Middle East.
A nurse sitting at a computer
By Kat Jercich 02:36 pm November 20, 2020
A new report predicted that cloud-based systems will see the fastest growth over the next five years, with the need to manage chronic conditions fueling the growth.
Intel outdoor sign with logo

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By Kat Jercich 09:42 am November 20, 2020
An Intel survey of healthcare decision-makers suggests great excitement for more widespread artificial intelligence and machine learning adoption, but also some skepticism.
Lucira COVID test
By Dave Muoio 05:24 pm November 19, 2020
Lucira's molecular testing kit allows individuals to collect their own nasal sample and insert it into a device that provides results in under 30 minutes. The company is aiming to sell the single-use tests for roughly $50.
The Cerner logo
By Kat Jercich 02:29 pm November 19, 2020
The platform will be made available to the EHR giant's CommunityWorks clients at no cost through the end of 2021.
Good Things Foundation, NHS, SDOH

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By Tammy Lovell 08:03 am November 18, 2020
The NHS-commissioned review identified digital access as a social determinant of health.
Person in white coat, frustrated in front of computer
By Kat Jercich 02:42 pm November 17, 2020
Although most providers say telehealth is positively influencing clinical outcomes, many say challenges remain – from workflow to reimbursement rates.
Dr. Anthony Fauci

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By Kat Jercich 11:34 am November 17, 2020
At the American Medical Informatics Association virtual annual symposium this week, Dr. Anthony Fauci raised the possibility of registries to track which patients had received which vaccine doses.