Telehealth

A doctor examines coronary images while a patient is on video screen

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By Kat Jercich 10:03 am April 20, 2021
The National Health IT Collaborative for the Underserved says its goal is to make social determinants of health data available to institutions that may not have had access to it.
Preferred Behavioral Health Group telehealth

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By Bill Siwicki 12:19 pm April 19, 2021
Training and teamwork were key, said New Jersey's Preferred Behavioral Health Group, which has made good use of a $420,000 FCC grant.
A person in scrubs appears on a laptop screen

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By Kat Jercich 12:17 pm April 19, 2021
The product, called Optum Virtual Care, is aimed at integrating in-person care, telehealth, home care and behavioral care, company leaders said on an earnings call this past week.
A person in braids browses on the phone

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By Kat Jercich 09:41 am April 15, 2021
Some companies are betting on telehealth's "gold rush," but virtual care may run into limiting factors. 
Baptist Health Louisville Kentucky RPM

Baptist Health in Louisville, Kentucky (Credit: Baptist Health)

By Bill Siwicki 10:49 am April 14, 2021
When the pandemic struck, the health system re-tasked its RPM technology from CHF and COPD home care to COVID-19 home care. The results were tremendous.
Mayo Clinic campus

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By Mike Miliard 10:48 am April 14, 2021
Anumana will develop and market algorithms for early detection of disease. Lucem Health can collect device data and feed it into clinical workflows. Both spin-offs aim to capitalize on advances in AI and remote telemetry.
Intermountain Healthcare complex

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By Mike Miliard 04:18 pm April 13, 2021
Classic Air Medical will help the Salt Lake City health system extend its ability to serve and coordinate care for rural communities throughout eight Western states.
Santa Rosa Community Health health IT

Santa Rosa Community Health in California. (Credit: Santa Rosa Community Health)

By Bill Siwicki 11:13 am April 13, 2021
After a wildfire wreaked havoc on Santa Rosa Community Health, the organization cured IT instability and other challenges by turning to a one-stop-shop tech-services vendor.
A person with a mask at a computer

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By Kat Jercich 03:36 pm April 12, 2021
While provider customers were largely satisfied with their vendors' response to COVID-19, the report finds some major players stand out and others fall short.
Dr. Lucienne Ide Rimidi RPM

Dr. Lucienne Ide, founder and chief health innovator at Rimidi (Credit: Rimidi)

By Bill Siwicki 12:22 pm April 12, 2021
A physician expert in RPM discusses why the technology is so important to patient care and outcomes, and describes what needs to happen to capitalize on its promise.