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By Laura Lovett 03:58 pm April 06, 2021
Dr. Charlotte Jones-Burton, who leads Otsuka’s Global Clinical Development on Nephrology, discusses how COVID-19 has changed care.
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By Laura Lovett 03:52 pm April 06, 2021
Women-led startups only represent 14% of digital health deals closed in 2019, according to Rock Health.
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By Kat Jercich 12:46 pm April 06, 2021
Irth allows Black and brown patients to search for and create reviews of their OB/GYN, birthing hospitals, postpartum care and pediatricians up to an infant's first year.
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Saint Peter's University Hospital, an acute care teaching hospital and member of Saint Peter's Healthcare System. (Credit: Saint Peter's Healthcare System)

By Bill Siwicki 11:41 am April 06, 2021
The Interoperability and Patient Access final rule includes a section that modifies the Medicare Conditions of Participation that introduces patient event notifications. The hospital has new tech at the ready.
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By Mike Miliard 11:28 am April 06, 2021
BlueJeans Telehealth enables one-click-access to video visits between patients and providers and maps user experience to clinical workflows, according to Verizon Business – helping replicate in-person office consults.
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By Tammy Lovell 10:34 am April 06, 2021
The European Health and Digital Executive Agency will oversee the €5.1bn EU4Health programme. 
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By Thiru Gunasegaran 02:43 am April 06, 2021
The global telehealth service can help to address the shortage of doctors serving the country’s rural areas.
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By Kat Jercich 03:19 pm April 05, 2021
But a new study found that telemedicine is still being used in surgical fields at higher rates than before the pandemic.  
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By Kat Jercich 12:02 pm April 05, 2021
A new MIT study found label errors that could destabilize machine learning benchmarks. 
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Legacy Health Mount Hood Medical Center. (Credit: Legacy Health)

By Bill Siwicki 11:52 am April 05, 2021
The Oregon health system already had telemedicine in its eight hospitals when COVID-19 struck. The pandemic demanded a change in virtual care strategy.