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By Dean Koh 05:10 am July 03, 2020
An interview with Dr Helmi Zakariah, CEO, AIME.   
By Mike Miliard 03:46 pm July 02, 2020
The finalized deal, first valued at $600 million when it was announced in January, is worth $150 million in cash and 4.6 million shares of Teladoc stock.

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By Kat Jercich 03:09 pm July 02, 2020
"We are hearing from patients and providers who are concerned about when Medicare’s temporary changes to telehealth rules will be rolled back and whether they will receive any advance notice," they said.
By Jeff Lagasse 02:02 pm July 02, 2020
Despite the benefits, barriers remain in place, preventing the widespread, long-term use of the service.
By Healthcare IT News 12:38 pm July 02, 2020
The HITN team recaps ATA 2020 and recent congressional hearings, and discusses general trends in telehealth.

(Top row: left to right) Dr Charles Alessi, HIMSS, Dr Peter Gocke, Charité in Berlin (Germany)

(Bottom row: left-right) Dr Afzal Chaudhry, Cambridge University Hospitals (UK), Dr Jan Kimpen, Philips (Netherlands)

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By 10:45 am July 02, 2020
The value of involving clinicians in digital tool development and the power of data sharing were major themes of a HIMSS Digital Dialogue webinar, held in collaboration with Philips, where European healthcare leaders shared their pandemic experiences.

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By Kat Jercich 09:38 am July 02, 2020
The two pilot projects involve using voice-recognition technology to remind patients to take medication and connecting individuals with others through an online community.
By Lynne Minion 01:28 am July 02, 2020
The response by the New Zealand government to the COVID-19 pandemic has brought the crisis there under control. HIMSS Insights spoke to Shayne Hunter, deputy director general of data & digital at the New Zealand Ministry of Health, about their strategy.
By Dean Koh 10:26 pm July 01, 2020
Digital health tools and investments offer great opportunity for efficiency improvements and better health outcomes in the country.
By Bill Siwicki 05:00 pm July 01, 2020
New Jersey-based Henry J. Austin Health Center offers an in-depth look at its profitable move to virtual care.