By Sara Mageit 04:58 am July 08, 2020
The Oxford University spin-out is also calling on the government to review what data it is collecting on the COVID-19 crisis by ethnic groups.     
By 11:22 pm July 07, 2020
“We believe lithium coin will be the new trend for medical devices in the coming future,” said Jane Lo, Senior Director, Duracell B2B Asia.  
Cloud-based telehealth, linked with Epic EHR, helps one hospital scale up virtual care

Lee Health’s Golisano Children’s Hospital.

By Bill Siwicki 12:46 pm July 07, 2020
The combination helped the Florida-based Lee Health ramp up to tens of thousands of telemedicine visits per month as it dealt with the constraints of the coronavirus pandemic.

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By Kat Jercich 12:41 pm July 07, 2020
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services also announced it would give $450 million to the biotech company Regeneron to manufacture and supply the company's antibody treatment.  
By Mike Miliard 11:10 am July 07, 2020
The report offers best practices and advice – around software, data-governance, legal and ethical considerations and more – for four key research areas: clinical data, omics practices, epidemiology and social sciences.

Credit: Medicspot

By Sara Mageit 08:35 am July 07, 2020
Medicspot has announced a partnership with Asda to offer in-store GP video-consultations in the latest expansion of digital primary care services.
By Kat Jercich 02:36 pm July 06, 2020
The Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT found that the majority of centers used a combination of electronic and paper methods to manage client health information in 2017.
Holyoke Health Center melds Zoom and telehealth tech to replace in-person visits

Holyoke Health Center in Massachusetts.

By Bill Siwicki 12:52 pm July 06, 2020
In the first of a new series showing how providers are putting FCC’s COVID-19 telehealth funding to work, the health center’s director of IT explains how it is expanding its virtual care operations.
Soliders looking at a map on a monitor
By 11:23 am July 06, 2020
To treat U.S. warfighters effectively, the military health system must integrate medical data that’s been siloed in out-of-date systems — and do it in situations where bandwidth is scarce. 
By Kat Jercich 09:27 am July 06, 2020
It's more important than ever for providers to communicate with patients and their families, speaking honestly about what to expect from end-of-life care, say experts.