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By Tammy Lovell 12:43 pm March 26, 2021
European leaders have agreed to push ahead with plans for an EU-wide Digital Green Certificate as “a matter of urgency”. 
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By Rachel McArthur 12:40 pm March 26, 2021
New three-year partnership aims to raise awareness of disorders such as obstructive sleep apnea, as well as provide tailored “integrated, diagnostic and therapeutic” solutions through a Sleep Disorders Management service.
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By Bill Siwicki 12:01 pm March 26, 2021
In the newest installment in our lessons learned series, IT leaders from world-class pediatric care centers describe how quick innovation, EHR optimization, agile teamwork, resource realignment and other forward-thinking strategies have helped keep their missions afloat.
Ciitizen Chief Regulatory Officer Deven McGraw

Ciitizen Chief Regulatory Officer Deven McGraw. (Photo courtesy Ciitizen, Photo illustration by Jonah Comstock)

By Healthcare IT News 11:19 am March 26, 2021
Ciitizen's Deven McGraw, formerly of OCR and ONC, breaks down the big health policy changes coming our way.

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By Jeff Lagasse 10:20 am March 26, 2021
Physicians spend an average of 90 minutes after hours focused on coding work, according to time and productivity studies.
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By Kat Jercich 09:32 am March 26, 2021
Virtual care and digital health tools can play a pivotal role – in both urban and rural areas – when natural disasters strike. 
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By Mike Miliard 11:48 am March 25, 2021
Among the project's new advancements will be the automation of prior auths at Ochsner Health, with more codeveloped tools for patients, payers and providers to come.
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By Kat Jercich 11:47 am March 25, 2021
During the first four months of COVID-19, telehealth visits accounted for 23.6% of all interactions – compared with 0.3% of contacts during the same time period in 2019.
Reading Hospital Pennsylvania vaccine RFID

Pennsylvania's Reading Hospital. (Credit: Reading Hospital)

By Bill Siwicki 11:14 am March 25, 2021
The tracking technology also is enabling the hospital to report more highly accurate results to the Pennsylvania state health department.
COVID-19 recovery plan, Wales
By Sara Mageit 06:22 am March 25, 2021
The new technology that has emerged during the pandemic will play a 'key part' in the future delivery of services.