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By Mike Miliard 02:49 pm June 19, 2020
The collaboration with Health Care Service Corporation, billed as Epic's first such project with a payer organization, will help health plans more easily review data for managing claims and prior authorization.

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By Kat Jercich 12:36 pm June 19, 2020
The senator told Healthcare IT News in an interview that any work to expand telehealth access must include the needs of underserved populations.
Neonatal data tech and video streaming help clinicians enhance care
By Bill Siwicki 11:51 am June 19, 2020
The two technologies are linked with biomedical equipment, the EHR and the laboratory information system to help improve outcomes.

Credit: UAE’s Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP)

By Rachel McArthur 09:58 am June 19, 2020
Available in five languages, the website aims to serve as a national awareness platform, and comes in response to government directives to use “smart solutions in MoHAP’s curative and preventive services” to contain the spread of COVID-19.

(Top row: left to right) Paolo Locatelli, Politecnico in Milan, Diego Conforti, Trento Province Health Department, Davide Brunelli, Fondazione Poliambulanza Istituo Ospedaliero, (2nd row: left to right) Nevio Bescariol, Trento Province health department, Roberto Poeta, GVM Care & Research, Valter Gomarasca, Fondazione Poliambulanza Istituo Ospedaliero, (3rd row: left to right: Sergio Pillon, CIRM, Saverio Iacopino, GVM Care & Research,  Angelo Meloni, Fondazione Poliambulanza Istituo Ospedaliero, and Giuseppe Vetrugno, Università Cattolica Sacro Cuore (no photo)

By Ruggiero Corcella 09:19 am June 19, 2020
The coronavirus emergency has improved digital health in the Italian healthcare system, but many fear a rude awakening unless major strides are made to advance digitisation, as discussed in a recent HIMSS Italian Community webinar.
By Dean Koh 10:22 pm June 18, 2020
An interview with Dr Tan Hui Ling, Managing Director, BSC & OMSMC.
By Kat Jercich 03:24 pm June 18, 2020
Predictive analytics platform CLEW's ICU tool uses artificial intelligence to help identify patients with a greater likelihood of respiratory failure or hemodynamic instability.
By Mike Miliard 02:26 pm June 18, 2020
The Dell subsidiary will work with the Florida-based health system over three years to transition its newly implemented Epic system to the Virtustream Healthcare Cloud.
Big data analytics in healthcare: Opportunities and obstacles
By Bill Siwicki 01:23 pm June 18, 2020
In a HIMSS20 Digital session, one expert spells out what healthcare can derive from big data, and what stands in the way of that innovation.
By Kat Jercich 12:03 pm June 18, 2020
The platform can now be used to furnish encrypted patient data to third-party applications.