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By Kat Jercich 03:28 pm October 19, 2020
Experts at a recent HIMSS Global Health Equity Week webinar say that technology can play a role in bridging the care gap, but it can also be used in a harmful context.
Cambridge university hospitals, emram

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By Tammy Lovell 12:07 pm October 19, 2020
The trust is the first in the UK to be validated at the highest level for its EMR capabilities. 
Bay State Physical Therapy Plymouth facility

Bay State Physical Therapy’s Plymouth facility.

By Bill Siwicki 11:54 am October 19, 2020
At the practice, appointment reminders have helped boost collections per visit by 7%; revenue cycle management cost per visit was reduced by 30%; and arrival rates have increased 2.5%.
Allscripts trade show booth display
By Kat Jercich 11:54 am October 19, 2020
The company says its name is too similar to its CarePort Health subsidiary, and is "highly likely to cause confusion."
Doctor talking to mother and daughter at reception desk
Sponsored
By 09:03 am October 19, 2020
From lean supply chain policies, to telehealth, and technology adoption — the pandemic is forcing the industry to take a hard look at the way it operates and scramble to adapt to a rapidly changing business environment.
GE healthcare, data analytics, VNAs
Sponsored
By 07:46 am October 19, 2020
Healthcare providers face mounting pressure to reduce clinician burnout, improve efficiency and increase patient satisfaction. To achieve this, they need easy access to data that can be aggregated, consolidated and provide insight into clinical and operational decisions
Germany, Digital Healthcare Act, healthcare apps
By Sara Mageit 06:22 am October 19, 2020
Eleven months after the German federal government passed the Digital Healthcare Act (DVG), two health apps are now officially available for prescription.

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By Dean Koh 11:44 pm October 18, 2020
The hospital’s radiology department is the first in Thailand to explore research and clinical application of AI on radiology images.
By Mike Miliard 05:21 pm October 16, 2020
Edison HealthLink offers an array of services, such as faster data aggregation, visualization and AI algorithm orchestration, the company says.
A man using a phone on a couch
By Kat Jercich 03:13 pm October 16, 2020
Hundreds of thousands of apps aimed at treating a wide variety of conditions are available – but their efficacy and quality remains largely unclear.