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By Kat Jercich 04:55 pm August 13, 2020
Providence St. Joseph Health team members explained during a recent HIMSS20 Digital presentation how their telehospitalist program helped fill the gap for critical access hospitals.
By Mike Miliard 02:56 pm August 13, 2020
The aim is to bulk up its cloud-based DOS platform with new cost and revenue insights. At Northwell, the same platform will help mine data for clinical, financial and operational improvements.
At Rush, patient engagement suite increases pandemic-era rounds by 247%

Rush University Medical Center.

By Bill Siwicki 11:10 am August 13, 2020
And Rush University Medical Center’s digital tools reduced the strain of avoidable readmissions and ED recidivism when resources already were at capacity.
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By 09:00 am August 13, 2020
With the right information in hand, tomorrow’s healthcare providers will have the ability to make more intelligent, data-driven decisions about care, improving patient outcomes and reducing healthcare costs in the process.
By Kat Jercich 05:37 pm August 12, 2020
The project, launched by AVIA and former CMS chief Andy Slavitt, is focused first on examining where evidence-based care models can intersect with digital solutions.
By Mike Miliard 03:11 pm August 12, 2020
Using $2.5 million from the CARES Act, the agency will give money to as many as five new projects that boost health information exchanges through its new Star HIE program.
By Kat Jercich 02:00 pm August 12, 2020
In an open letter to the Urban Institute, the organizations stressed the importance of asking end users about high-risk functionalities.
Telehealth boosts mental health patient engagement, care plan compliance

New York Psychotherapy and Counseling Center, Bronx Facility.

By Bill Siwicki 11:52 am August 12, 2020
Within just days of the COVID-19 state of emergency declaration, New York Psychotherapy and Counseling Center transformed 95% of its care to telemedicine.
By Susan Morse 11:44 am August 12, 2020
Rural providers can pursue care transformation, such as expanding telehealth to allow the beneficiary's place of residence to be an originating site.
By Kat Jercich 03:56 pm August 11, 2020
Expert panelists from the federal government, the American Telemedicine Association and other stakeholder groups weighed in at the ONC Tech Forum on Tuesday about what's around the corner for virtual care.