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Froedtert uses digital health therapeutics to improve patients’ mental health

Froedtert & Medical College of Wisconsin Health Network.

By Bill Siwicki 12:29 pm July 21, 2020
The Wisconsin health network prescribes apps through its Epic EHR to help patients successfully combat depression and anxiety.
By Sara Mageit 05:10 am July 21, 2020
The healthcare and diagnostics software provider will strengthen its position in the healthcare IT sector by operating in 40 countries worldwide.
By Roy Chiang 10:32 pm July 20, 2020
The COVID-19 global crisis has undoubtedly brought about huge changes in healthcare systems all over the world. One of the major impacts which it had would be its role in serving as an impetus to accelerate the digital transformation of healthcare globally.

The letter was addressed to Vice President Mike Pence, Dr. Deborah Birx and HHS Secretary Alex Azar. (Alex Wong, Getty)

By Kat Jercich 04:31 pm July 20, 2020
The public health, research, medical, science and legal organizations all voiced concerns about data availability and transparency under the new process, which instructs hospitals to bypass the CDC and report directly to HHS.
By Mike Miliard 03:47 pm July 20, 2020
UPMC spin-off Curavi Health, CarePointe and U.S. Health Systems will work together on integrated pop health analytics and virtual-care tools for nursing homes and other underserved elder populations.
By Kat Jercich 03:09 pm July 20, 2020
Medtronic says the acquisition means it will be able to offer AI-driven surgical planning, robotic assisted surgery and personalized spinal implants.
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By Dave Muoio 02:41 pm July 20, 2020
A new study conducted among SilverCloud Health program users employed machine learning to identify relationships between app-use frequency and clinical outcomes.  
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By Mallory Hackett 02:36 pm July 20, 2020
These funds are from the $175 billion relief package from Congress.
Consortium uses FCC COVID-19 funds to bring telehealth to the underserved
By Bill Siwicki 12:04 pm July 20, 2020
The MA FQHC Telehealth Consortium is ensuring patient access wherever it can, and generating revenue to sustain health center operations during the pandemic.

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By 10:00 am July 20, 2020
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