Health and Wellness Informatics News New wireless tech is making the clinicians happier who can now rely on the wireless handhelds to treat patients. Faith Regional Health Services, based in Norfolk, Nebraska, felt the need to replace its legacy wireless network. The network was much old, and the replacement was due. The healthcare organization didn’t
Health and Wellness Informatics News The health system is achieving success with telemedicine and remote patient monitoring due to the pandemic. The clinicians and the patients are liking it, and the plan is expanding for more new virtual care projects. Before 2020, Colorado’s Boulder community health opted for the infrastructure in the place to support
Health and Wellness Informatics News Patient ID Now has a coalition of over 40 healthcare organizations. It released a framework that aims to create a national strategy for protecting patients’ identification. Patients ID Now takes the initiative to increase the security and safety of their patients. They release a national strategic framework around patient identifications.
Health and Wellness Informatics News Healthcare experts in early April of Taiwan revealed their digital transformation stories. Also, they shared their thoughts on upgrading to a digital health ecosystem. Expenditure on digital health services evidenced a great surge over the years for catering to the increasing demand. That can even attribute to meet the requirement
Health and Wellness Informatics News While Telehealth users complain about its awkward waiting room issues, there is a Florida-based telemedicine platform that came up with a new initiative to make waiting easier for the patients. Telehealth introduced several aspects to take care of their patients. But there remain certain elements that began emerging as a
Health and Wellness Informatics News The new installment of the lesson learned feature series is quickly pivoting the leads towards lasting improvement. This pandemic is the reason behind this uncertain atmosphere in healthcare unseen before. IT has come up with the stage for the CIOs in the other health IT executives to rethink their approach
Health and Wellness Informatics News The 10-year Collaboration as the “radical departure” from the transaction status quo is including the launch of a new company for data-driven approaches and value-based care. On Wednesday, ChristianaCare and Highmark Health came up with the announcement of a new collaboration for the VBC venture. They are going to boost
Health and Wellness Informatics News The agency is attempting to replace its decades-old core with the financial system with an integrated one for years. The U.S Government Accountability Office has opted for the issuing of a report this week. It is making the recommendations for the ongoing Department of Veterans Affairs. As per the GAO
Health and Wellness Informatics News The national health IT Collaborative is saying that its goal is to make social determinants of the health data which are available for the institutions who may not have access to it. The National Health IT Collaborative for the Undeserved and a non-profit organization is now gearing up for advancing
Health and Wellness Informatics News According to New Jersey’s Preferred Behavioral Health Group, training is the key to teamwork. Preferred Behavioral Health Group, from Lakewood, New Jersey, works as a multi-site outpatient behavioral health organization. It provides adult mental health services along with youth and family services and substance using services. It has the mission
Health and Wellness Informatics News It is the second state in Australia to introduce an initiative that enables monitoring of high-risk medicines. South Australia joins the list of enabling the option of monitoring high-risk medicines. This move came after the Australian Government announced the new initiative. South Australia introduced its system, i.e., ScriptCheckSA, a real-time
Health and Wellness Informatics News The Integrated Health Information Platform is gathering almost real-time data for the disease incidence. Also, it is creating the analyzed reports for investigating the potential outbreaks. The Ministry of Health in India and Family Welfare from last week opted for unveiling an upgraded version for the integrated Health Information Platform.
Research & Publications Four London health and care system aims to create on the acute group with Cerner EPR to function parallel as the system’s single commissioning group. The Hillingdon Hospitals FT and London North West Healthcare recently signed a ten-year pact of £40 million for implementing the Cerner EPR. This got to confirm with
Health and Wellness Informatics News AXA announces its partnership with Microsoft. The motive behind this partnership is to launch a new digital healthcare platform. AXA, which is a well-known European insurance giant, recently announces about the launch of a digital healthcare platform. And they are not doing it alone, Microsoft as their partner Microsoft is
Health and Wellness Informatics News Intermountain Healthcare announced earlier this week about its initiative of expanding its virtual care program with Classic Air Medical. Intermountain Healthcare recently this week announced their new approach towards their virtual care program. Also, to expand their telehealth capabilities, an acquisition being made with Classic Air Medical. Classic Air Medical
Health and Wellness Informatics News Earlier this week, Amazon Web Services announces their new plan to distribute $12 million towards cloud-powered disease detection projects. Amazon Web Services publics the news of $12 million distribution in computing expertise and credits. As per them, this distribution got done for the cloud-powered disease-fighting tool. This plan also involves
Health and Wellness Informatics News AstraZeneca decides to collaborate with Massachusetts General Hospital in accordance to build and clinically validate patient-oriented digital health solutions. AstraZeneca, a biotechnology company, made an announcement on Tuesday about its collaboration with Massachusetts General Hospital. The motive behind this partnership is to study asthma and heart failure management. The company
Health and Wellness Informatics News The U.S. Department of HHS renewed a contract of six-month with TeleTracking. That aims to continue reporting and collecting COVID-19 patient’s information. The Health and Human Services department of the United States extended its contract with TeleTracking. They awarded a six-month contract with a Pittsburgh-based analytics firm to collect and
Health and Wellness Informatics News A new study has shown how using technology to centralize patient-generated health data build pressure on clinicians. That often causes technostress among clinicians and resulting in burnout. A new article published by the Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association showed the vicious impact of electronic usage for data collection.
Health and Wellness Informatics News Prioritizing the current situation, Verizon brings new Bluejeans Telehealth technology. The aim is to make it an accessible mean that enables patients and providers to connect virtually. While visiting doctors physically has become a serious issue in this pandemic, Verizon introduces new virtual healthcare solutions. As said by them, Bleujeans
Health and Wellness Informatics News The global telehealth service can help in addressing the shortage of doctors who are serving in the rural areas of the country. The health technology company Solve.Care came up with the announcement of the expansion with its Global Telehealth Exchange. It is also a virtual health service platform in India.
Health and Wellness Informatics News Telehealth rates for surgical specialties evidenced a gradual decline due to the pandemic. However, new studies have come up with results where surgeons preferred telehealth by maximum surgeons than ever before. It is in the beginning while telehealth got so much preference among doctors and patients due to the pandemic.
Health and Wellness Informatics News With working in a close manner with Castell, the cost of patient care has decreased in a significant way, according to its chief analytics officer. In 2011, Intermountain Healthcare made its deliberate decision to move more assertively towards value-based care. The Salt Lake City-based health system believes that to drive
Health and Wellness Informatics News The aim of this new technology is to formulate a complete study on a patient’s health by utilizing medical, population and social data. In this week’s top news, 3M Health Information Systems has initiated a new technology platform. This platform also encourages healthcare providers and payers to give extra care