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By Sara Mageit 09:59 am July 23, 2020
An interview with Professor Mahmood Adil, medical director of Public Health Scotland and clinical data & digital lead at the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, who will be speaking at the HIMSS & Health 2.0 European Digital Event.

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By 05:40 am July 23, 2020
Telehealth introduces a new approach to shared clinical decision making, facilitates trusted cooperation and patient engagement. For Siemens Healthineers, the COVID-19 pandemic sheds new light on digital solutions in value-based healthcare.
By Dean Koh 03:29 am July 23, 2020
The new HIMSS Digital Health Indicator is a new way of thinking about system-wide insights into digital maturity, said Tim Kelsey, SVP, HIMSS Analytics International. 
Stethoscope and analytics display.
By Mallory Hackett 05:09 pm July 22, 2020
The company conservatively projects a loss in revenue for 2020 spanning from a 1% to 45% decline compared to its original estimate for each sector.
By Mike Miliard 04:24 pm July 22, 2020
Defense Health Agency will use its tools to help with the delivery of tele-critical care and remote patient monitoring for service members deployed worldwide.

Dr. Jignesh Y. Sheth entering a military-grade, negative-pressure, infection-control tent that was used at the Mid Valley Practice of the Wright Center for Community Health.

By Bill Siwicki 02:37 pm July 22, 2020
The healthcare organization is using a $630,000 FCC award to get telemedicine into the home, including with remote patient-monitoring devices.
By Kat Jercich 01:31 pm July 22, 2020
Many health systems had just two days to expand or overhaul their COVID-19 patient-data-reporting practices, according to leaders from more than 10 state hospital associations.
By Kat Jercich 10:21 am July 22, 2020
Among the takeaways at this week's Telehealth Innovation Forum: Those hoping for long-term state licensure waivers across the board may be in for disappointment.
By Mike Miliard 10:14 am July 22, 2020
Vendor members, including Cisco, doc.ai, Geometer, IBM, NearForm, Tencent and VMware, will work together to advance global projects focused on COVID-19 and population health.
By Tammy Lovell 06:35 am July 22, 2020
Doctors were not able to transfer patient master data via the system for eight weeks.