As Google-spawned Baseline Study enrollment begins, it seeks to enroll a healthy population, a high-risk population, and a population of the already-sick. A Stanford executive hopes to also enroll a pediatric cohort.
The growth of teledermatology services is causing concerns about quality of service and clinician qualifications among some researchers. One says direct-to-patient models are "proliferating with international and unlicensed doctors."
A fight over whose health information exchange will prevail is roiling in the nation's heartland. Kansas City is Cerner's town, and St. Louis is dominated by Epic EHR installations. But something in this Missouri HIE controversy doesn't add up.
As the volume of patient-generated data expands, one provider is finding a way to connect to that data, pair it with its EHR system, derive insights, and communicate back to the patient in a meaningful way.
Due to the number of data breaches of late, the term...