Health tech startup says AI solution could offer peace of mind to families of elderly people.
A new white paper identifies the challenges health systems need to overcome for a successful analytics program.
The results of a new J.D. Power survey suggest that, for the patients standing to gain the most from telehealth, services need to be positioned and explained as a way to reduce costs while [...]
The tech giants have made progress on the pledge they made one year ago, and plan to do more, they said at the CMS Blue Button 2.0 Developer Conference.
AI company’s model can give 48 hours’ warning of potentially fatal complications
Pointellis is a fully connected data infrastructure that facilitates handoffs of information between unaffiliated entities such as hospitals, laboratories and logistics centers.
With the new agreement, which names AWS as its preferred cloud provider, Cerner CEO Brent Shafer says the company will be able to develop more agile and scalable tools for its clients.
It’s the operating system that runs the elevator, the HVAC system, medical equipment, and even the router that connects everything else in a hospital to the outside world.
A moment of madness on holiday can result in major injuries and paralysis, he warns.
Derick Davies has written a song about his experiences to inspire others with the disease.
A scheme that pairs specially-trained dogs with dementia patients needs new funding to continue.
Some students in Sheffield are using a skateboarding society to improve their mental health conditions.
Healthcare leaders trying to determine where their efforts fall on an industrywide digital health continuum have an online tool to aid assessments. Completing the self-administered assessment [...]
Questions likely to be raised about how new PM will fund spending
The Blue Button API pilot, Data at the Point of Care, aims to connect clinicians with claims data, giving them deeper insights into their patients' care history.
Derby Hospitals' method of calculating breaks was "irrational" and a breach of contract.
Counties Manukau Health/District Health Board (DHB) in New Zealand has gone live with electronic medication management in its emergency department, aged care facilities and medical wards.
Duncan Regional Hospital uses its annual team member engagement survey to help workers enhance their workplace and careers, resulting in higher satisfaction for staff and patients.
The goal of the Trusted Instant Messaging+ standard is to enable secure real-time electronic transmission of healthcare information.
Public Investment Fund to make first high-profile direct investment in a UK start-up
The Scottish government says the review will address how the programme meets growing demand.
How the lives of patients like Patricia are being saved by the alcohol care team at Royal Liverpool Hospital.
Dozens of children and some adults started "projectile vomiting" after visiting Twinlakes.
A study finds high blood sugar levels and BMI in pregnant diabetics are "key risk factors" for stillbirths.
Democrat Michael Bennet unveiled his telehealth-focused rural plan, which increases resources for IT investments; he also recently introduced a separate Senate bill to boost broadband in [...]
Community Health Network also uses BI tools to track issues and identify trends, reporting them to key operational leaders to highlight areas for process improvement.
Broader staff access to more applications, more computing power and greater mobility are just some of the cloud benefits healthcare providers are using to empower their workforce.
Scientists are "extremely concerned" by a bacterium resistant to antibiotics of last resort.
A recent Ernst & Young (EY) report presents a framework for the efficient and ethical use of NHS data, which it describes as ‘a treasure trove of information detailing health, wellness, [...]
Deal would create large seller of drugs including former blockbuster brands Lipitor and Viagra
Companies have upped their games in recent years, bolstering their technical infrastructure and jumping through regulatory hoops to prove they have the wherewithal to handle PHI. Providers have [...]
Finding the best care for a patient can be a constantly moving target. The number of stakeholders, the constant advance of new information and treatment options, and the nuanced demands of [...]
The Wisconsin health system also has introduced new career paths within its information technology department.
As companies work to improve their drug discovery processes and foster other new innovations, cloud technology is enabling easier collaboration among researchers worldwide.
According to the CBSi B2B Cybersecurity Study, Asia Pacific 2018, one of the biggest challenges faced by an organisation’s cybersecurity framework is aligning cybersecurity with business [...]
Up to 600 women with a hereditary, advanced form of the cancer could benefit each year in England.
The CFO of the analytics company, which has been mulling a stock offering for years, says capital raised from shareholders will help it gain the size and scope it needs to achieve its mission.
The digital health pioneer, who currently serves as vice president of connected health at Partners HealthCare, will start a one-year term as president of the ATA next spring.
Four experts offer advice and best practices for how to launch and maintain success with technologies that boost engagement and improve the patient experience.
The health system has seen a 779% increase in primary care online visits scheduled and a 72.5% increase in urgent care online visits scheduled. It's all part of a larger online vision.
The Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT says it's seeking public input and recommendations before it takes a "snapshot" of its Interoperability Standards Advisory toward the end of [...]
The bacterium has infected more than 30 people in Essex, claiming 13 lives.
Telefónica, Tunstall Healthcare team up for remote management initiative, Current Health appoints VP of sales, and more news briefs
Also: new inquiry into health ageing launched in the UK; Matt Hancock keeps his role as health and social care secretary as new British prime minister Boris Johnson takes office.
Walsall Healthcare NHS Trust will be replacing its Lorenzo patient administration system from DXC Technology after awarding a 10-year contract to British health IT services and [...]
The smartwatch-style device, worn by patients at home, monitors tremors and other symptoms.
Philippine politics and finances will struggle to deliver costly programme
Ellen Wiegand, vice president and chief information officer at Virginia Mason Health System, talks about the potential of AI, robotics and advice to early career professionals.
Community Classroom, part of BioEnterprise’s Health IT in the CLE program, works to build the healthcare workforce by giving high school students computer and data science instruction.
But a study from IBM Security and the Ponemon Institute finds that orgs with a solid incident response plan had $1.23 million less in breach costs than those that didn't.
A complete data integration solution that delivers trusted patient data from numerous data sources requires meticulous upfront planning — as well as both electronic and manual entry components.
Swinburne University’s National eTherapy Centre has partnered with medtech startup, Coviu to allow Australians to access quality mental health services through encypted, real-time text chat [...]
Zholia Alemi, jailed in 2018 for fraud, treated mental health patients in Norfolk and Suffolk.
Industry groups and companies ramp up spending as US pricing debate gets under way
The tool is meant to help healthcare organizations better understand how their social needs investments and community partnerships might pay off, in savings and reduced utilization for high need, [...]
Campaigners say change will help to preserve the dignity of women, non-binary and trans detainees.
The groups urge the Senate to follow the House's lead and finally lift the ban on federal funding for a nationwide unique patient identifier, making the case that it can help avoid serious safety [...]
The singer reached number one with 'Love Me Again' but has had a break from music due to his health.
A widow tells the contaminated blood inquiry of both her and her husband's infections.
Universal Health Services runs more than 15,000 tests per day to ensure that patient-critical applications and records are available for physicians and clinicians.
Sarah Boyle underwent chemotherapy and a mastectomy before the mistake was noticed.
Ping An Smart Healthcare (PASH), a subsidiary of the Ping An Group (Ping An) in China, has introduced AskBob, an artificial intelligence (AI)-based medical decision support tool, to Singapore [...]
Yousef used to spend hours hanging around the High Street with mates, until an injury changed his life.
A lawyer representing victims of the contaminated blood scandal urges ministers to help them.
Abdi Jama was paralysed after a fall. Now he's an international wheelchair basketball player for Great Britain.
Early findings of patients reporting thoughts of self-harm warranted investigation, Newsnight finds.
Green paper put out on total smoking ban and obesity in face of Matt Hancock’s resistance
The cloud-based eMyLabCollect enables integration with any laboratory or hospital information system via HL7 feeds.
Doctors treating Tafida Raqeeb in the UK have said it is in her best interests to be allowed to die.