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Above photo: Yihao Zhang, President & CEO of GE Healthcare China, speaking at the GE Healthcare Digital Ecosystem Forum event. Credit: GE Healthcare China

By Dean Koh 02:27 am September 24, 2019
Last week, GE Healthcare officially launched the Edison AI platform in Shanghai, China at its Digital Ecosystem Forum event.
By Rebecca McBeth 12:00 am September 24, 2019
Up to 10 patients a day are using an in-house solution to book their outpatient appointments online with Hutt Valley District Health Board (DHB).
By Jonah Comstock 04:55 pm September 23, 2019
What patients want from a healthcare provider is surprisingly uncomplicated. They want convenience. They want quality care. And they want empathy at a scary time in their lives.

Sens. Patty Murray, D-Washington, and Lamar Alexander, R-Tennessee
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By Mike Miliard 04:15 pm September 23, 2019
An alphabet soup of healthcare stakeholders, including AHIMA, CHIME, MGMA and others, want the Senate HELP Committee to ensure the proposed regs serve the "needs of patients and those who deliver their care."
Hackers are changing their approach to healthcare ransomware attacks
By Bill Siwicki 03:21 pm September 23, 2019
One cybersecurity expert offers his perspective on the changing threat landscape faced by CIOs and CISOs, and gives some tips for more effective threat detection and response.
By Susan Morse 01:32 pm September 23, 2019
Plans are hampered by current CMS policy and provider coding that often does not reflect social needs, Urban Institute report says.
Cerner, partners with Simplee on price transparency
By Nathan Eddy 12:30 pm September 23, 2019
Cerner will add Simplee's financial engagement platform to its revenue cycle portfolio and incorporate its billing tools into its consumer-facing technology
By Mike Miliard 10:28 am September 23, 2019
For its 13th annual National Health IT Week, which kicks off today and runs through Sept. 27, HIMSS will be focusing on how public- and private-sector stakeholders can better align information and technology to drive advancements in population health.

Above photo: Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah, Director General of Health Malaysia.

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By 12:00 am September 23, 2019
The Minister of Health Malaysia, Datuk Seri Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad, in one of his remarks said, the Ministry of Health (MoH) is committed to ensure that the electronic medical record (EMR) system can be realised within three to five years in all hospitals and clinics nationwide.
Deloitte sees a future with more partnerships between health and consumer tech
By Nathan Eddy 02:12 pm September 20, 2019
As data collected from computer hardware becomes more valuable than the hardware itself, traditional makers of diagnostics, surgical tools and medical devices should be partnering with developers of sensors and analytics tools, it says.

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