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Patient scheduling IT cuts booking time in half, doubles bookers’ output

Heritage Medical Associates.

By Bill Siwicki 12:51 pm June 17, 2019
At Heritage Medical Associates, the IT is making patients and physicians happier, and is helping better control the costs in delivering quality healthcare to patients.
By Nathan Eddy 11:10 am June 17, 2019
Researchers at Case Western Reserve University are developing an analytics platform to help determine the medical necessity of using helicopters for emergency transport.

Above photo: Esteban Rubens, Global Enterprise Imaging Principal, Pure Storage

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By 04:41 am June 17, 2019
According to a report by Meticulous Research, the global Vendor Neutral Archive (VNA) market & Picture Archiving and Com

Screengrab of the SA Pathology's website.

By Dean Koh 03:38 am June 17, 2019
Following Northern Territory Department of Health’s announcement that it will soon become the first pathology provider to link the online test results

Dr. Anthony Chang, chief intelligence and innovation officer at CHOC Children's

By Mike Miliard 01:07 pm June 14, 2019
At the HIMSS Machine Learning & AI event, Dr. Anthony Chang, chief intelligence and innovation officer at CHOC Children's, cleared up some common misconceptions.
Infusion pump-linked workstations contain critical security flaw
By Nathan Eddy 12:08 pm June 14, 2019
Bad actors can use the Becton, Dickinson and Company Alaris Gateway Workstations to “authenticate” malicious and potentially dangerous content, CyberMDX discovered.
Healthcare executives lack action plan to combat cybersecurity threats
By Nathan Eddy 11:43 am June 14, 2019
The C-suite recognizes these threats, but 54 percent of respondents to a new survey said the biggest barrier to meeting privacy and security challenges was lack of adequate resources.
Intermountain, deCODE launch massive new genetics study
By Benjamin Harris 11:20 am June 14, 2019
The largest U.S.-based genetics study – 500,000 samples drawn from Intermountain Health’s patient population – aims to improve precision medicine.
By Artur Olesch 05:54 am June 14, 2019
Visions of better healthcare for everyone versus apocalyptic predictions of dehumanised medicine. How can we prevent the dream of digitalisation for people’s good from turning into a threat or pure unrealistic futurology? 
AI-powered clinical documentation boosts patient satisfaction and physician well-being
By Bill Siwicki 05:30 am June 14, 2019
With the new tech, Indiana group practice Community Health Network is aiming for more ambient physician experiences that leverage smarter, artificial intelligence-driven workflows.

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