News

News and Stories | Health and Wellness IT

care
News
vineet@akwa.io

Telehealth to become a permanent part of care for Boulder Community Health

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

Read More »
national strategic framework
News
vineet@akwa.io

Patient ID Now coalition introduces a national strategic framework to assure patient safety

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.

Read More »
digital health
News
vineet@akwa.io

Taiwan upgrades its digital health from EMRAM Stage 6 to 7

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

Read More »
Telehealth
News
vineet@akwa.io

Mend to solve the waiting room problem found in Telehealth

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

Read More »
VBC venture
News
vineet@akwa.io

ChristianaCare and Highmark are partnering for a tech-focused VBC venture

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

Read More »
telehealth
News
vineet@akwa.io

Preferred Behavioral Health Group from New Jersey has moved 85% of its services via telehealth

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

Read More »
real time prescription monitoring
News
vineet@akwa.io

A real-time prescription monitoring system gets introduced in South Australia

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

Read More »
disease surveillance platform
News
vineet@akwa.io

India comes with the upgrade of the disease surveillance platform

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.

Read More »
digital healthcare platform
News
vineet@akwa.io

AXA in partnership with Microsoft to develop a digital healthcare platform

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

Read More »
telehealth capabilities
News
vineet@akwa.io

Intermountain Healthcare flourish its telehealth capabilities via air transport firm

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

Read More »
cloud-powered
News
vineet@akwa.io

Amazon Web Services to issue $12M for cloud-powered disease-fighting tools

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

Read More »
heart failure
News
vineet@akwa.io

AstraZeneca collaborates with Massachusetts General Hospital to study asthma, heart failure

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

Read More »
COVID patient's data
News
vineet@akwa.io

HHS extends contract with TeleTracking for COVID patients’ data collection

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

Read More »
clinician burnout
News
vineet@akwa.io

Technology usage for patient-generating data cause clinician burnouts

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.

Read More »
virtual healthcare
News
vineet@akwa.io

Verizon introduces new virtual healthcare solutions

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

Read More »
telehealth network
News
vineet@akwa.io

Solve.care is adding its new global telehealth network in India

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.

Read More »
surgical specialties
News
vineet@akwa.io

Condition of telehealth for surgical specialties in COVID-19

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.

Read More »
health platform
News
vineet@akwa.io

Updated social determinant of health platform laid out by 3M

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

Read More »
Scroll to Top