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MEDITECH Signs 5 New Clients to Implement Ambulatory Web EHR

EHR provider MEDITECH has recently signed five new organizations, representing 16 new hospitals to implement its clinically-integrated Web EHR system. MEDITECH’s Web Ambulatory is a complete web chart that gives physicians instant access to all patient records and relevant information across the continuum, in one place. Show More Summary

The Costs, Challenges and Drivers Of The Quadruple Aim

In 2008, Donald Berwick and colleagues outlined a new framework for the delivery of healthacre, the Triple Aim. this framework is centered about three goals:  1. Improving the individual experience of care 2. Improve the health of populations 3. Reducing the per capita cost of healthcare The Triple Aim’s framework served as a guide to the... Read More

Kno2 Integrates with BlueStrata EHR to Enable Secure Electronic Patient Document Exchange

Kno2, the company that optimizes patient document exchange for everyone in healthcare, today announced a partnership agreement with BlueStrata EHR, a developer of affordable, cloud-based, software as a service (SaaS) clinical and financial...Show More Summary

Just How Much Health Care Should We Afford?

One topic that has been missed in the ongoing debate about health insurance has been the level of care that is available today. There has been very little discussion about the fact that people are routinely surviving unscathed when suffering illnesses or injuries that would have been fatal even just a few decades ago. The... Read More

Mount Sinai Launches EHR-Integrated Imaging Research Warehouse

Mount Sinai Health System has created an Imaging Research Warehouse (IRW) to revolutionize clinical care and translational research to ultimately improve human health. Developed by the Mount Sinai Translational and Molecular ImagingShow More Summary

5 Lessons Learned From The WannaCry Ransomware Attacks for Hospitals

  Editor’s Note: Richard Sullivan is chief government and revenue officer for Medsphere Systems Corporation, the solution provider for the OpenVista electronic health record. Will information technology ever realize an imagined future...Show More Summary

ERT & Orbita Collaborate to Optimize Data Capture via Amazon Echo-based Voice Assistants

  Orbita, Inc., a leading provider of voice-first software for connected home healthcare announced today a collaboration with ERT to research innovative new approaches to data procurement and management for pharmaceutical and device customers seeking to streamline clinical trials. Show More Summary

Innovaccer Launches New ACO Initiative to Assist IPAs and Providers Transition

Innovaccer Inc., a Silicon Valley-based Healthcare analytics company has launched a ‘no cost’ initiative to provide assistance to Independent Physician Associations (IPAs) and other transforming provider organizations to transition into an Accountable Care Organization (ACOs) The concept of value has become prominent in the advancing healthcare. Show More Summary

Cognizant Unveils TriZetto Healthcare Administration Platform for Healthcare Payers

Cognizant announced the launch of the TriZetto Healthcare Cloud Solution, a secure, compliant, managed services platform for healthcare payers of any size, powered by Microsoft Azure. Based on Cognizant’s TriZetto Facets and QNXT end-to-end...Show More Summary

UbiCare and Truven Health Analytics Partner to Help Providers Improve Quality and Reduce Costs

UbiCare and Truven Health Analytics, an IBM Watson Health Company, have signed a business partnership agreement to bring their mutual healthcare knowledge to hospitals and health systems nationwide. Truven Health Analytics helps providers answer their most pressing healthcare questions through data insights and consulting services. Show More Summary

Nomad Health Launches in California and Texas to Connect Doctors with Freelance Clinical Work

Nomad Health — the first online marketplace connecting doctors with freelance clinical work— announced its launch in California and Texas. Now actively staffing physicians in hospitals on both Coasts, the digital health startup is improving the physician shortage crisis facing our nation. Show More Summary

DrFirst and GoodRx Partner to Identify Prescription Savings for Patients

DrFirst, a provider of intelligent medication management solutions that improve patient safety is teaming up with GoodRx, a drug price transparency platform, to help patients save money on their prescription drugs. Prescription drug prices can vary widely between pharmacies. Show More Summary

Kantar Health and Nokia Partner on Biomatric and Longitudinal Data Diabetes Study

Kantar Health, a global healthcare consulting firm is teaming up with Nokia on a comprehensive longitudinal cohort study to better understand the impact of “Lifestyle Therapy” on diabetes treatment and patient outcomes. The study will...Show More Summary

Rush Health Launches Health Information Exchange for Clinicians

  Rush Health, a Chicago-based leading clinically-integrated network of physicians and hospitals has successfully launched the first phase of their new health information exchange powered by InterSystems Healthcare. The HIE named Rush...Show More Summary

Intermountain Healthcare Goes Live on the American Well’s Telehealth Exchange Marketplace

American Well, today announced that its award-winning online care marketplace, the Exchange, has continued to expand with the addition of providers from Intermountain Healthcare. Intermountain Healthcare already serves its existing patients and communities through Intermountain Connect Care for on-demand telehealth visits 24/7/365. Show More Summary

Apple, Nokia to Explore Digital Health Initiatives After Settling Patent Dispute

Apple and Nokia are exploring future collaboration in digital health initiatives after settling a 5 month patent dispute. Details of the patent agreement remain confidential; however, Nokia will receive an up-front cash payment from Apple, with additional revenues during the term of the agreement. Show More Summary

Northwell Health Makes Strategic Move Into Medical Grade Wearables to Improve Patient Experience

Northwell Health, one of New York State’s largest health care providers has announced a partnership with Peerbridge Health Inc., a Health IT and wearable technology company to help bring the future of remote heart monitors to life. Founded...Show More Summary

VitalConnect Lands $33M to Commercialize Medical-Grade Wearable Biosensor Platform

VitalConnect, a San Jose, CA-based provider of medical-grade wearable biosensor systems has raised $33 million in Series C funding led by new investors MVM Life Science Partners and Baxter Ventures, the venture arm of Baxter International. The company plans to utilize the funding to commercialize the VitalConnect Platform and make significant strides in changing the... Read More

Harbin Clinic Taps PrecisionBI to Integrate Analytics Engine With EHR Data

Harbin Clinic, a Rome, GA-based medical group has selected PrecisionBI to provide enterprise healthcare analytics. PrecisionBI will integrate its analytics engine with Harbin Clinic’s Athena practice management and EHR data to deliver...Show More Summary

Lemonaid Health Raises $11M for $15 On-Demand Virtual Doctor Visits

Lemonaid Health, a San Francisco, CA-based telehealth startups has raised $11 million in Series A funding led by Novartis Venture Fund and Hikma Ventures and joined by Quest Diagnostics, Correlation Ventures, Adaptive Healthcare Fund,...Show More Summary

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