Bill Siwicki

Bill Siwicki is Managing Editor of Healthcare IT News. Bill has more than 30 years of experience in journalism, with more than 16 years in healthcare IT and healthcare finance along with extensive expertise in mobile technology.

To combat COVID-19, LogMeIn offers free emergency remote work kits for healthcare providers
By Bill Siwicki 11:35 am March 12, 2020
The social-distancing effort also applies to educational institutions, municipalities and nonprofit organizations.
Jvion debuts AI-powered social determinants of health technology
By Bill Siwicki 01:05 pm March 11, 2020
The new system, developed with Microsoft Azure, is designed to help healthcare organizations align community resources to identify gaps and social barriers to care.
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.
ClearDATA debuts machine learning system that masks patient data
By Bill Siwicki 11:48 am March 10, 2020
The technology, called Locate Mask, is designed to facilitate compliant data sharing without diminishing its value, according to the vendor – improving innovation and analytics potential.
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.
Salesforce unveils new provider relationship mgmt, analytics, interoperability technologies
By Bill Siwicki 12:55 pm March 09, 2020
The goal is to empower healthcare and life sciences organizations of all types and sizes to deliver more personalized and collaborative experiences at scale.
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.
Texas Hospital Association, care.ai partner for AI-fueled autonomous monitoring

Care.ai’s edge sensors can autonomously monitor for conditions where timely human care can improve outcomes and mitigate risk.

By Bill Siwicki 01:45 pm March 06, 2020
The partnership is designed to deliver real-time awareness for better outcomes and significant cost savings while making care more human with the power of AI, the organizations say.
By Bill Siwicki 12:55 pm March 06, 2020
Five healthcare interoperability experts – including pros at Boston Children’s Hospital and Medicomp Systems – discuss best practices for unsurpassed data and systems exchange.

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