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Intermountain Healthcare office
By Mallory Hackett 05:36 pm October 26, 2020
Despite a dip in M&A activity in 2020, analysts predict the pent-up activity from the pandemic will "very likely" cause a surge in deals in 2021.
Ahmed El Saeed and Hal Wolf

Ahmed El Saeed and Hal Wolf

By Mike Miliard 04:09 pm October 26, 2020
Even as massive resources have been marshaled to quickly develop new tools, the pandemic still disproportionately affects the populations who may not have access to them.
Doctor On Demand physician smiling at laptop
By Kat Jercich 03:28 pm October 26, 2020
CareLinx clients can turn to Doctor On Demand clinicians for acute issues such as infections or chronic care management.  
Doctor resting EHR-enabled tablet on knee
By Kat Jercich 11:44 am October 26, 2020
Seamless shared health information can support patient transitions, from hospital discharge to outpatient follow-up care, signaling yet another potential advantage of telemedicine.
Coder EHR vendor burnout
By Bill Siwicki 11:43 am October 26, 2020
In this fourth entry in our burnout feature series, key executives at seven top electronic health record companies share the steps they’re taking to ensure their employees can manage the many stressors related to COVID-19.
Saudi Arabia, Artificial intelligence
By Tammy Lovell 07:55 am October 26, 2020
The partnership will explore the creation of an AI capability platform.
TousAntiCovid, Contact tracing, COVID-19

Credit: TousAntiCovid

By Sara Mageit 06:26 am October 26, 2020
French health officials have called it an "enriched" version of the previous app, StopCovid.
Bakul Patel, FDA's Digital Health Center of Excellence director

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.
MaineHealth indoor lobby sign
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.