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By Bill Siwicki 12:54 pm April 01, 2021
The health system streamlined EHR workflows, improved documentation quality and helped make better use of staffing resources across its network of 30 hospitals.
Children's health

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By Sara Mageit 10:40 am April 01, 2021
Following a government review to reduce health inequalities for babies and children, the digitisation process has been brought forward a year.  
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By Kat Jercich 09:07 am April 01, 2021
The technology could be useful in the near future when presenting proof of COVID-19 vaccinations.
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By Sara Mageit 06:49 am April 01, 2021
Also, St Helens and Knowsley Teaching Hospitals NHS trust uses funding from NHSX’s Digital Aspirant programme to accelerate digital maturity.
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By Roy Chiang 06:32 am April 01, 2021
Upon its completion, the platform will first be used by policyholders from participating insurer Great Eastern in a pilot before being scaled nationwide.
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By Dave Muoio 04:51 pm March 31, 2021
Published yesterday in PLoS ONE, the data suggests an alternative to the six-minute walk test often conducted in clinics to measure functional capacity.
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By Kat Jercich 02:55 pm March 31, 2021
The international platform is aimed at advancing and accelerating the transformation of healthcare supply chains through knowledge dissemination. 
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By Dave Muoio 02:18 pm March 31, 2021
The deal is valued at about $194 million and will drive about a third of the telemedicine company's expected revenue moving forward.
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By Bill Siwicki 12:18 pm March 31, 2021
A healthcare revenue cycle management expert talks about the two technologies' impact on what can be a time-consuming and error-prone process.
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By Bill Siwicki 11:49 am March 31, 2021
Goodwill NYNJ used a $436,000 grant from the FCC to buy tablets, laptops and hotspots to enable caregivers to deliver care to low-income patients in the two states.