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By Kat Jercich 03:56 pm August 11, 2020
Expert panelists from the federal government, the American Telemedicine Association and other stakeholder groups weighed in at the ONC Tech Forum on Tuesday about what's around the corner for virtual care.
By Mike Miliard 02:29 pm August 11, 2020
A nonexistent "Secretary of Compliance, HIPAA Compliance Division" is mailing postcards that ask privacy and security leaders to visit a fraudulent URL for the purpose of setting up a risk assessment.
At Health First, preregistration tech streamlines processes and boosts collections

Health First Medical Group.

By Bill Siwicki 11:58 am August 11, 2020
The Florida provider organization sees 56% of registrations completed by patients as it continues screening for patients at risk for COVID-19.
By Kat Jercich 11:48 am August 11, 2020
Panelists at the ONC Tech Forum on Monday advised mapping the functions of health information exchanges to "confidentiality, integrity and availability."
By Mallory Hackett 10:24 am August 11, 2020
Through the platform, hospitals can communicate with post-acute care facilities about test results and bed availability to inform care transitions.
By Mike Miliard 10:14 am August 11, 2020
While the APIs mandated by the 21st Century Cures Act will eventually enable a more "seamless experience" across the care continuum, he said, state health information exchanges have a crucial role to play in coordinating pandemic response right now.

Sectra's medical imaging solution

By Sara Mageit 07:29 am August 11, 2020
The move is expected to advance how hospitals share and access diagnostic imaging across the south coast regions of the UK. 
By Dean Koh 05:35 am August 11, 2020
In the final edition of ‘COVID-19 Impact on Asia-Pacific Hospitals’ survey published by L.E.K.
By Kat Jercich 01:48 pm August 10, 2020
The report cited associated costs, technological hiccups, the need for more community partners and training deficits as hurdles.
From 500 monthly telehealth visits to 19,000

McLaren Health Care corporate headquarters in Grand Blanc, Michigan.

By Bill Siwicki 11:56 am August 10, 2020
Michigan’s McLaren Health Care’s telehealth sites have jumped from 40 to 275 during the pandemic. It has used FCC award funds to expand its telemedicine offerings.