InnovationPCORI Offering $262 Million in Funding for Research Projects
The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute has opened the application window for eight funding opportunities
TechnologyHearst Health Prize Refocuses on Data Science Programs
Hearst Health is partnering with the UCLA Center for SMART Health to reinvent the seven-year-old prize as an award for...
InnovationNIH Launches Competition for Innovative Neuromodulation Treatments
The $9.8 million Neuromod Prize is aimed at scientists, researchers and clinicians who are studying how to improve clinical outcomes...
Clinical CareDisconnect Found Between Increased Suicide Attempts and People Getting Behavioral Health Services
From 2008 to 2019, the suicide attempt rate per 100,000 people jumped from 481.2 to 563.9.
Clinical CareDecontamination of N95 Respirators With Vaporized Hydrogen Peroxide Effective, Study Finds
For decontaminated respirators, researchers assessed fit on human subjects and examined filtration efficiency.
Clinical CareStudy Links Physician Characteristics to Telehealth Adoption
Physicians were grouped into four categories of telehealth adoption: innovators, early adopters, majority adopters, and persistent nonadopters.
Clinical CareResearchers Examine Foregone Medical Care Among Medicare Beneficiaries During Pandemic
Physician-driven factors such as closed physician offices have played a major role in foregone medical care for Medicare beneficiaries during...
InnovationMayo Clinic Researchers Anticipate Seizures With a Wearable Device
Researchers at the Mayo Clinic report early-stage success with a wearable wristband that can anticipate epileptic seizures up to 30...
TechnologyTechnology Study Finds the Value in a Simple Phone Call
A study published in Health Affairs finds that a phone call with a customer service representative can boost health plan...
Clinical CareIntegrative Services Such As Nutrition Counseling Boost Cancer Patient Survival, Study Finds
Access to integrative healthcare services such as exercise counseling increases a breast cancer patient's odds of survival, a recent study...
TechnologyNorthwell Health Uses Digital Health to Address Medication Adherence
The New York Health system is launching a new project that will use tech-enabled prescription bottles and remote monitoring to...
NursingCDC Funds Vanderbilt School of Nursing Informaticist's Research of the Nation's PPE Supply
Researcher's goals include eliminating the common problem of some hospitals having PPE surplus while neighboring hospitals scramble.