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By Mike Miliard 12:15 pm November 12, 2019
While face-to-face visits are still preferred by many, 90% of healthcare organizations polled by HIMSS Media say they're using or piloting remote care services to boost care coordination, manage at-risk patients and broaden pop health efforts.
By Tammy Lovell 10:10 am November 12, 2019
An online survey from the Open Data Institute and YouGov published today, found that 59% of the British public trust the NHS and healthcare providers to use their personal data ethically.

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By Leontina Postelnicu 03:41 am November 12, 2019
The findings were published by the Dutch health technology giant earlier this month.
By Mike Miliard 04:50 pm November 11, 2019
With the initiative, reportedly called Project Nightingale, the health system and tech giant have been collecting and analyzing detailed medical records, including names and birth dates, according to the Wall Street Journal.
Providers, payers and pharma must work together to thwart cyber criminals
By Bill Siwicki 01:45 pm November 11, 2019
Sharing of threat information across stakeholders helps create situational awareness – not just for individual organizations but for the healthcare industry as a whole, says one expert.
By Nathan Eddy 11:20 am November 11, 2019
A team of scientists trained a neural network to evaluate electrocardiograms to predict which patients were likely to develop an irregular heartbeat.
By Susan Morse 08:40 am November 11, 2019
Tyson headed Kaiser for six years and was there for over 30, managing all major aspects of the integrated health system.
By Tammy Lovell 02:16 am November 11, 2019
Drug and medical device knowledge company First Databank is urging GP practices to standardise their approaches to routine testing and monitoring of drugs, after its data revealed variance in compliance across key safety indicators for drug prescriptions.

Above photo: Hawke’s Bay Hospital clinicians at a pop-up training shop on the clinical portal.

By Rebecca McBeth 01:18 am November 11, 2019
The DHB’s executive director digital enablement Anne Speden said strong clinical engagement has been key to the smooth roll out of the portal.
Doctors looking at laptop screen
By Deirdre Fulton 04:29 pm November 08, 2019
The research shows significant variability in EHR satisfaction among specialties, but high-quality training can help.

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