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The New Walking Dead: Why 98% of Health Tech Startups Are Zombies

Health investor and entrepreneur Dave Chase says 98 percent of health tech startups are zombies right now—but the Quadruple aim could help some rise from the ashes to begin anew. Billions in venture capital (VC) funding may have poured into digital health over the last few years (more than $4.5 billion in 2015 alone), but... Read More

Samsung Integrates with MedyMatch’s A.I. Platform to Improve Stroke Assessment in Ambulances

Samsung NeuroLogica Corporation has announced an collaboration with Tel Aviv-based startup MedyMatch to integrate its MedyMatch’s A.I.-based clinical decision support app with Samsung NeuroLogica’s medical imaging hardware in the acute...Show More Summary

Resolve Digital Health Lands $5M to Launch First Smart Inhaler for Medical Cannabis

Resolve Digital Health, a Toronto, Canada-based digital health startup has raised $5 million in Series A funding led by Aphria Inc to launch the world’s smart inhaler for medical cannabis to help patients suffering from cancer, arthritis, migraine headaches, chronic pain and other diseases. Show More Summary

Health Catalyst Launches Executive Decision Support Platform, Wisely

Health Catalyst, a Salt Lake City-based provider of healthcare data warehousing, analytics solutions and outcomes improvement has announced the release of their new executive decision support platform, Wisely.  The web-based solution...Show More Summary

CareCloud EHR Offers Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) Success Guarantee for Medical Groups

  Cloud-based practice management EHR provider CareCloud announced today it has integrated Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) regulations from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) into their clinical qualityShow More Summary

Allscripts to Resell Streamline Health’s Abstracting & Physician Query Solutions

Streamline Health Solutions has announced a reseller agreement with Allscripts to sell Streamline’s Looking Glass® Abstracting and Physician Query software solutions. The agreement will enable Allscripts clients to optimize their coding...Show More Summary

Intermountain Healthcare Named Winner of 2017 Hearst Health Prize

Utah-based Intermountain Healthcare has been named winner of the 2017 Hearst Health $100k Prize for its Mental Health Integration program, which embeds mental health screening and treatment within primary care and select specialty practices. The...Show More Summary

Kyruus Launches ProviderMatch Analytics With Real-Time Patient Access Insights for Health Systems

Kyruus, a provider search and scheduling solutions for health systems, today announced the launch of the latest version of ProviderMatch Analytics, an in-app reporting solution that delivers enterprise-wide patient access insights. Specifically,...Show More Summary

Sweat Is The New Blood: Why Sweat Analysis Is The Next-Gen of Wearable Diagnostics

Editor’s Note: Dr. Sonia Sousa is CEO and Co-Founder of Kenzen, a startup that creates next-gen wearable diagnostics based on sweat analysis. Dr. Sousa founded several companies and has over 15 issued and pending patents in the US and worldwide (in photonics, predictive models, lasers, spectroscopy and more). With a PhD in Photonics and Neural Networks,... Read More

Novartis Selects Cota Healthcare’s Data Analytics Platform to Develop Therapies for Breast Cancer Patients

Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation has signed a multi-year agreement with Cota Healthcare, a data and technology platform for value-based precision medicine to help improve clinical and cost outcomes for breast cancer patients. AsShow More Summary

Health IT Startup Iris Plans Awarded Winner of 2017 Vator Splash Health Competition

Health IT startup Iris Plans has been awarded winner of the 2017 Vator Splash Health competition in San Francisco that invites healthcare innovators to present their cutting-edge technology solutions throughout several rounds of judging. 8 finalists were narrowed from companies around the country to present to a panel of judges at the Fort Mason Center in... Read More

UPMC Launches Telehealth App for Pennsylvania Patients With Non-Emergency Symptoms 24/7

UPMC (University of Pittsburgh Medical Center) Health Plan has launched a new smartphone-enabled UPMC AnywhereCare telehealth app platform that allows patients to receive high-quality care from emergency room professionals 24 hours a day and with reduced copays – all from the comfort of their own home or office. Since the launch of the smartphone-enabled app... Read More

Three Cornerstones for Healthcare Analytics Success

Editor’s Note: Nora Lissy, RN, BSN, MBA is the Director of Healthcare Information at Dimensional Insight Analytics plays an important role for many healthcare organizations, from reducing operational costs, optimizing IT systems and infrastructure, and helping clinicians make the best decisions for their patients. Show More Summary

Nuance Integrates with Epic EHR to Provide Real-Time Clinical Documentation to Physicians At Point of Care

Nuance Communications and Epic recently announced that they have partnered to deliver computer-assisted physician documentation (CAPD) capabilities embedded within Epic to provide real-time clinical documentation improvement (CDI) feedback to physicians at the point of care. Show More Summary

Oracle Unveils Cloud-based Data Management Workbench to Streamline End-to-End Clinical Data

Oracle Health Sciences unveiled a cloud-based Data Management Workbench this week that promises to lower the cost and increase traceability of clinical development.  By streamlining end to end clinical data flow across Clinical R&D,Show More Summary

GE Healthcare to Invest $500M In Unit Over Next 3 Years: 5 Things to Know

GE Healthcare CEO John Flannery announced this week that the company plans to invest $500 million  in their healthcare technology unit over the next three years in digitalizing its operations. The move by GE Healthcare is part of a global push to evolve into a digital industrial-focused company to successfully compete against its rival Siemens and... Read More

Zynx Health Integrate Health Plans with Healthwise Content to Enhance Care Coordination

Zynx Health, a provider of clinical improvement solutions has announced a partnership to integrate Zynx Health Plans with Healthwise’s patient education and engagement content. The seamless integration of Healthwise content within Zynx...Show More Summary

African Hospitals Adopt Artificial Intelligence to Advance Clinical Genomics

Sophia Genetics, a provider of data-driven medicine, today unveiled the list of African hospitals that have started integrating SOPHiA, the company’s artificial intelligence, into their clinical workflow to advance patients’ care across the continent. Show More Summary

Could Blockchain Technology Be the Answer to Health IT Interoperability?

  Editor’s Note: D’Arcy Guerin Gue is a co-founder of Phoenix, with over 25 years of experience in executive leadership, strategic planning, IT services, knowledge leadership and industry  relations —  with a special focus on patient engagement and federal compliance issues. Show More Summary

Maury Regional Health to Replace MEDITECH & NextGen with Cerner EHR

Maury Regional Medical Center, a 255-bed facility that serves more than one quarter-million people in southern Middle Tennessee has selected Cerner to implement an enterprise-wide EHR system across its three hospitals and more than 25 outpatient facilities. Show More Summary

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