Connected Health

A patient speaks with a doctor via telehealth
By Kat Jercich 01:03 pm May 14, 2021
Eligible households can receive a $50 monthly reduction on internet service bills, along with up to $100 to purchase a laptop, desktop or tablet.
The Mayo Clinic sign
By Kat Jercich 11:45 am May 14, 2021
The two health giants say they're seeking to expand access to the in-home acute care model and encourage other providers to adopt it.
Valley View Health Center Chehalis Clinic Washington telehealth
By Bill Siwicki 11:58 am May 12, 2021
The federally qualified health center spent a $451,000 FCC telemedicine grant on technologies designed to improve patient care during COVID-19 and beyond.
A vaccine being administered
By Mike Miliard 11:37 am May 11, 2021
In the U.S., the VCI will issue FHIR-enabled COVID-19 vaccine certificates on iOS and Android phones and digital wallets – and paper-based copies with QR codes to help ensure health equity.
IQVIA, Saudi, AI, data
By Rachel McArthur 01:40 am May 06, 2021
Both parties will reportedly collaborate on joint ideas and research in data and artificial intelligence, build a centre for “innovation and knowledge”, and develop related training programmes.
HHS Secretary Xavier Becerra
By Kat Jercich 11:49 am April 30, 2021
The organizations can use the money for health IT needs, training, technical assistance and providing preventive care. 
FHIR
By Mike Miliard 04:30 pm April 27, 2021
Built with help from Edifecs, the CAQH Endpoint Directory can help enable more widespread data sharing among app developers, payers and state Medicaid agencies as the new regs come online.
Boulder Community Health Foothills Campus telehealth
By Bill Siwicki 12:36 pm April 26, 2021
The health system has been achieving successes with telemedicine and remote patient monitoring since the pandemic began. Clinicians and patients like it, and the plan is to expand with new virtual care projects.
By Mike Miliard 03:52 pm April 22, 2021
The 10-year collaboration, billed as a "radical departure" from the transactional status quo, includes launch of a new company aimed at data-driven approaches to value-based care and the creation of a new virtual health center.
Podcast guests Dr. John Sedor and Dr. Prabir Roy-Chaudhury
By Healthcare IT News 05:33 pm April 15, 2021
Drs. John Sedor and Prabir Roy-Chaudhury give an update on the government-sponsored KidneyX accelerator.