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By Dean Koh 04:17 am January 13, 2021
The findings are based on a survey conducted from October to December 2020 from 17 countries.
A telehealth consultation via laptop
By Jeff Lagasse 05:53 pm January 12, 2021
The program will be implemented in four state community locations, including in Alaska, Michigan, Texas and West Virginia.
Joe Biden at a lectern

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By Kat Jercich 03:33 pm January 12, 2021
There's lots of work to do expanding access for underserved patients, said experts at the American Telemedicine Association's EDGE policy conference.
Telehealth telemedicine virtual care
By Bill Siwicki 11:49 am January 12, 2021
The Louisiana health system performed more than 300,000 virtual visits in 2020 and earned a Net Promoter Score of 87.5 out of 100 – better than Amazon and Netflix.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo at a press briefing

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

By Kat Jercich 10:59 am January 12, 2021
The governor announced legislation this week that would safeguard access to virtual care after the COVID-19 pandemic.
NHS Wales
By Sara Mageit 10:44 am January 12, 2021
The partnership aims to improve clinical safety for patients and modernise the use and tracking of medical devices.
HHS Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response Dr. Robert Kadlec at a Senate committee hearing

HHS Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response Dr. Robert Kadlec (Photo by Samuel Corum/Getty Images)
 

By Kat Jercich 10:12 am January 12, 2021
The tool, which is based on shipments reported by the distributor, currently only displays information from 22 states.
By Dean Koh 12:54 am January 12, 2021
The software can automatically mark potential lesions based on the use of AI to learn from endoscopic images of more than 10,000 lesions, as well as learning from the observations of expert physicians.
An example of a Seqster screen
By Mike Miliard 03:51 pm January 11, 2021
New features include enhanced security with Microsoft Azure Key Vault and Istio Service Mesh and scalable storage for EHR documents, images and DNA sequence files.
Komodo Health cofounders on a stage

Komodo Health co-founders Web Sun and Arif Nathoo (courtesy Komodo Health)

By Kat Jercich 03:29 pm January 11, 2021
The company says the move will enable its customers to more efficiently connect patients with lifesaving therapies.