Telehealth

A coffee pot in a machine
By Kat Jercich 03:50 pm February 16, 2021
The device is said to be the first that can track cardiovascular signals and multiple biochemical levels in the body at the same time.
Telecommunications, BT
By Sophie Porter 07:17 am February 16, 2021
The telecommunications giant is seeking to expand its reach in healthcare whilst dealing with strikes and imminent redundancies.
An NYU Langone Health orthopedic surgeon conducts a video visit.

An NYU Langone Health orthopedic surgeon conducts a video visit.

By Bill Siwicki 11:57 am February 15, 2021
The health system was conducting around 25 to 50 virtual visits a day; at the height of the pandemic, that rose to nearly 8,000. It worked with Cisco, Apple and others for clinician-to-clinician video.
By Mike Miliard 11:25 am February 15, 2021
Their five recommendations and strategies for integration with primary care focus on new approaches to patient screening, clinical documentation and data sharing.
By Bill Siwicki 10:22 am February 12, 2021
The grant was given to the state group to increase telemedicine quality and access, with the goal of combating healthcare disparities for lower-income people and communities of color.
Cincinnati Children's Hospital telehealth telemedicine
By Bill Siwicki 11:38 am February 11, 2021
Peaking at more than 20,000 video visits per month, 85% of families rank its telemedicine services as nine or higher on a 10-point scale. Here's an in-depth look at the program.
By Mike Miliard 02:18 pm February 10, 2021
Even as the medical association itself works toward more diversity, it's helping lead the charge on social determinants, ZIP code disparities and other challenges brought to the fore by a pandemic that's disproportionally affected communities of color.
Security professionals sit in front of a computer.
By Kat Jercich 01:47 pm February 10, 2021
A new report shows that almost three-quarters of the number of breaches reported to HHS in the last six months of 2020 were tied to third-party business associates.
Telehealth telemedicine virtual care nurses

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By Bill Siwicki 11:35 am February 10, 2021
In the first of a new feature series focused on the hard-won lessons of the past year, three CIOs, a CMIO and a CHIO describe how their new investments and digital transformation strategies point the way to a healthier 2021.
A woman looks at a medication bottle with a person onscreen.
By Kat Jercich 02:42 pm February 09, 2021
The report by Foley & Lardner found that 43 states and D.C. have implemented a version of a state telehealth commercial payer law – although payment parity policies lag behind.