InnovationIn Pandemic's Wake, Healthcare IT Faces New Realities
Care is morphing to mix of real and virtual, powered by cloud and consumer demands. The desktop phone may be...
TelehealthBusiness Leaders, Healthcare Stakeholders Urge Congress to Support Audio-only Telehealth
U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Harvard Pilgrim, Ascension, and others back audio-only Medicare Advantage bill.
TechnologyIllinois Healthcare Provider Suffers Breach Impacting Nearly 105,000 Individuals
In a security notice, Cancer Treatment Centers of America and Midwestern Regional Medical Center said it identified suspicious activity from...
InnovationPatient Ride-Share Program Aims to Reduce Administrative Burden
Lyft launches an option that enables patients to request rides through a special option in the app.
TelehealthCigna Subsidiary Evernorth Completes MDLIVE Inc. Acquisition
MDLIVE specializes in providing 24/7, on-demand, online telehealth services for patients, hospitals, physician groups, employers and payers.
TelehealthTelehealth: How Asynchronous Communication Creates Provider Efficiencies
Presbyterian Healthcare Services reduces online "visits" to two minutes per encounter versus 15 to 18 minutes for real-time virtual visits.
Revenue CycleLeveraging Coders to Improve HCC Accuracy
This interdisciplinary team will be positioned to identify and address concerns and act quickly to implement education and policy updates.
Clinical CareImproving Interoperability
How physicians can support better technology development.
TechnologyAnthem Teams up with K Health and Blackstone Growth for Digital-First Health Tech JV
Hydrogen Health will leverage K Heath's AI technology to bring digital-first healthcare to employers, insurers, and the public.
TechnologyCyber-Risk Lifecycle Management Tool Appeals to Cedars-Sinai CISO
Broader set of tech tools tracks vendors' business agreements, use of PHI.
TechnologyReport: Healthcare Hacking Incidents Rose 42% in 2020
The study found that hacking incidents increased for the fifth consecutive year.
TelehealthCleveland Clinic's Virtual Second Opinion Program Changes Medical Treatment
Nearly three-quarters of recommendations change treatment plans; more than a quarter of opinions result in a change of diagnosis.