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By Dave Muoio 03:35 pm February 26, 2021
Set to close in Q2, the deal will provide the payer's healthcare services subsidiary with an integrated virtual care offering.
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By Dave Muoio 03:32 pm February 26, 2021
Industry regulatory leaders outline the best approaches for digital health companies looking to make sense of FDA's long-in-the-tooth enforcement discretion guidelines.
By Mike Miliard 03:27 pm February 26, 2021
The Telehealth Modernization Act was reintroduced in both the House and Senate this week, while the Senate's LINC to Address Social Needs Act would give states funding for service coordination and consumer assistance.
The goal of the investment, which also provides for distance learning technology, is to improve health outcomes and education for some five million rural residents, the agency says.
By Bill Siwicki 12:29 pm February 26, 2021
The goal of the investment, which also provides for distance learning technology, is to improve health outcomes and education for some five million rural residents, the agency says.
NYU Langone Health AI machine learning
By Bill Siwicki 11:37 am February 26, 2021
Dr. Yindalon Aphinyanaphongs at NYU Langone Health explains the machine learning technology and offers some tips on its use.
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By Mallory Hackett 05:53 pm February 25, 2021
The massive amount of data available in healthcare makes it a prime area for artificial intelligence and machine learning automation.
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By Jeff Lagasse 05:41 pm February 25, 2021
Prior authorizations in particular are a complex, time-consuming function that would be well served by technology.
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By Kat Jercich 02:33 pm February 25, 2021
In an era of more seamless information-sharing, decision-makers have a renewed chance to address health inequities.
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By Kat Jercich 01:55 pm February 25, 2021
Levine joined Dr. Vivek Murthy, President Biden's nominee for Surgeon General, to testify in front of the Senate HELP committee.
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By Bill Siwicki 11:57 am February 25, 2021
Six top clinical and technology leaders detail the lessons they've learned since the pandemic began – and describe how they'll shape strategies for telehealth, infrastructure, patient engagement and other imperatives going forward.