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A patient on a telehealth visit
By Kat Jercich 02:24 pm May 18, 2021
Researchers examined more than 300,000 virtual visits for patients older than 60 over the course of three years.
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By Kat Jercich 12:08 pm May 18, 2021
The company is reportedly considering making an at-home COVID-19-testing kit available in June, then possibly kits for other respiratory infections.
St. Luke's Regional Healthcare System Meditech vaccine
By Bill Siwicki 11:09 am May 18, 2021
A highly successful effort to boost patient portal enrollment brought results.
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By Sophie Porter 01:18 am May 18, 2021
The Global Pathogen Analysis System sequences and analyses COVID-19 pathogen data in minutes, enabling scientists and governments worldwide to react faster and mitigate the risks.
By Thiru Gunasegaran 12:11 am May 18, 2021
MedLern provides training and skill development programmes for healthcare staff and a learning management system for hospitals.
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By 09:57 pm May 17, 2021
Putting patients first and leveraging technology to serve their needs in a highly personalised way is key to enabling better health outcomes.
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By Kat Jercich 04:41 pm May 17, 2021
Although the agency did not explicitly refer to any specific brand of electronics, its news release linked to several articles about magnets in the iPhone 12.
A person stands with a laptop in front of a stack of computer servers
By Kat Jercich 01:03 pm May 17, 2021
Meanwhile, Ireland's national health service is continuing to grapple with outages of its own following a ransomware incident. 
By Mike Miliard 12:35 pm May 17, 2021
Attendees, exhibitors, speakers and staff will need to verify that they're fully vaccinated to gain entry to the HIMSS21 campus in Las Vegas. HIMSS will offer more guidance soon on proof and validation, including potential digital apps.
Dr. Blackford Middleton Apervita interoperability
By Bill Siwicki 12:16 pm May 17, 2021
Dr. Blackford Middleton, physician expert in interoperability and standards, offers a deep dive into how provider organizations can gain more value from their EHR and IT investments.