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Bakul Patel, director of FDA's Digital Health Center of Excellence

By Mike Miliard 04:19 pm October 23, 2020
"As these machines learn, we feel like there is going to be a change in expectation," said Bakul Patel, director of the FDA's Digital Health Center of Excellence.
By Bill Siwicki 12:34 pm October 23, 2020
Dr. Daniel J. Nigrin, senior vice president and CIO at Boston Children’s Hospital, will take over in January.
Fernando Cortez of La Clínica de La Raza California

Fernando Cortez, CIO and information security officer at La Clínica de La Raza in Oakland, California

By Bill Siwicki 11:36 am October 23, 2020
The Federally Qualified Health Center didn’t let COVID-19 stand in the way of a successful EHR implementation. Here’s a step-by-step look at how they did it.
By Dean Koh 09:47 pm October 22, 2020
Since its official launch on 15 August 2020, the Healthway Medical app has onboarded 47 of its GP clinics located in Singapore. 
artificial intelligence graphic
By Kat Jercich 04:56 pm October 22, 2020
At a meeting of the agency's Patient Engagement Advisory Committee, officials stressed the necessity of ensuring there's diversity in the data used to train algorithms.
Amazon Alexa speaker
By Kat Jercich 02:12 pm October 22, 2020
The Delaware health system says patients can ask their Amazon Alexa smart speaker questions about prescribed medications, exercises and more.
Norton Women's and Children's Hospital building in Kentucky

Norton Women's and Children's Hospital in Kentucky.

By Bill Siwicki 01:00 pm October 22, 2020
The Kentucky health system turned a highly manual search process entirely automatic – and is gaining some major rewards.
Woman coughing and using telehealth
By Kat Jercich 02:30 pm October 21, 2020
The numbers represent a 2,632% increase compared to the same time period last year.
Three hospital staff members at a computer screen
By Mike Miliard 01:42 pm October 21, 2020
The credentialing acquisition helps strengthen its offerings for governance, risk and compliance, RLDatix says, and will lead to broader hospital deployment of its Applied Safety Intelligence Framework.
Woman in front of laptop
By Kat Jercich 12:20 pm October 21, 2020
Mental telehealth visits for men are up 79% since January, the telemedicine provider reports, with rates for women not far behind.