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​Last Call for Speaker Submissions: Healthcare Security Forum, Big Data & Healthcare Analytics

May 19, 2018 jonah.comstock@himssmedia.com (MobiHealthNews), Mobile Health News
Speaker proposals are being accepted for the Healthcare Security Forum, in Boston, Oct. 15-16, and the Big Data & Healthcare Analytics Forum, Boston, Oct. 22-23 until Friday, May...
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What do U.S. immigration policies mean for the healthcare workforce?

May 19, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
There's been a drop in the number of foreign-born medical graduates applying for residencies in the U.S. at the same time as the country struggles with physician staffing shortages. Industry stakeholders worry the decline comes from recent...
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Editorial: Anchors away on tackling the social determinants of health

May 19, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Social scientists know a lot about the root causes of so much of the ill-health in our society, yet healthcare systems have rarely acted on that knowledge. That's finally starting to...
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CEO Power Panel: Health systems find consumerism drives innovation

May 19, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
As consumer tech companies enter the healthcare market, health systems find that consumerism is driving...
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Exclusive: HCA, KKR team up for Envision bid - sources

May 19, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters) - U.S. hospital operator HCA Healthcare Inc and private equity firm KKR & Co have joined forces to make an offer for U.S. physician services provider Envision Healthcare Corp , people familiar with the matter said on Friday....
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Connected monitor maker CareTaker Medical secures $3.4M investment

May 18, 2018 dave.muoio@himssmedia.com (Dave Muoio), Mobile Health News
Charlottesville, Virginia-based connected monitor company CareTaker Medical has closed a $3.4 million investment. The funding round was led by IrishAngels, KOFA Healthcare, and Jaffray Woodriff, with participation from other new and existing investors. The company’s new funds will be used to accelerate global commercialization of the device, according to a...
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Cedars-Sinai Accelerator's new managing director and other digital health hires

May 18, 2018 dave.muoio@himssmedia.com (Dave Muoio), Mobile Health News
Anne Wellington has been appointed as the new managing director of the Cedars-Sinai Accelerator, a 90-day, health-tech-focused program that offers mentoring and financial support to its participants. Wellington had previously served as entrepreneur-in-residence for the accelerator’s third class, and held the chief product officer position at healthcare analytics company Stanson...
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Seeing the Big Picture: New healthcare-specific displays offer finer detail, productivity gains

May 18, 2018 , Mobile Health News
Healthcare CIOs seeking to unlock productivity gains and improve outcomes with new technology may be overlooking one answer that’s been hiding in plain sight ― clinical review...
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May 21-25: Healthcare Employment Challenges Get Congressional Focus

May 18, 2018 , Healthcare Business News
May 17—Congress is set to examine hiring challenges in the healthcare industry next week, as the sector hits an all-time high share of total U.S....
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Nebula Genomics, Longenesis team up to create life data ecosystem, data sharing platforms

May 18, 2018 laura.lovett@himssmedia.com (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
DNA, health records, and blood test results are not only intimately personal, they are also a valuable asset to researchers. Recently a smattering of companies have been working to create a market for people to share and sell their personal data to researchers and healthcare players. Those efforts are going one step further, as two growing names in the health data and blockchain industry are teaming...
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A Look at Two Blues’ Distinct Approaches to Changing the Healthcare Model

May 18, 2018 , Healthcare Business News
May 16—Two dominant not-for-profit health plans—both Blue Cross insurers—are moving aggressively in very different directions....
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Survey: Nine out of ten doctors worry about negative online reviews

May 17, 2018 jonah.comstock@mobihealthnews.com (Jonah Comstock), Mobile Health News
In a survey of 200 healthcare professionals, 80 percent rated their online reputation as very or extremely important and 90 percent expressed concern about the risks of negative feedback. But only 46 percent of respondents were planning to put resources toward improving that reputation in the next...
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Tenet Healthcare Corp. names two new executives

May 17, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Tenet Healthcare Corp. hired Paola Arbour as its new chief information officer and Marie Quintana as its chief marketing...
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Partnership for Drug-Free Kids Announces Relaunch of "Search and Rescue" Opioid Prescriber Education Campaign Website

May 16, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Partnership for Drug-Free Kids today announced the website relaunch of "Search and Rescue," a prescriber education campaign that gives healthcare providers the resources they need to help prevent the misuse and abuse of medicines in their practices. The goal of the Partnership's Search and Rescue c......
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Judge strikes down California's aid-in-dying law

May 16, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
California's physician aid-in-dying law was thrown into limbo when a state judge overturned it because the Legislature unconstitutionally passed it during a special session limited to healthcare...
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Envision Healthcare Infiltrated America's ERs. Now It's Facing A Backlash

May 16, 2018 , Forbes
Envision says it negotiates appropriate payments for emergency room care. Critics say its tactics are what's wrong with...
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A bid to save $300 million at HCR ManorCare, and disrupt U.S. healthcare

May 16, 2018 , Reuters
CHICAGO (Reuters) - Thomas DeRosa is making a $4 billion bet that he can build a national, low-cost healthcare network for America's aging population that will succeed where so many other models have struggled....
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AAPA's Center For Healthcare Leadership And Management Partners With Northeastern University To Offer First PA Leadership And Management Certificate

May 16, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Today, the American Academy of PAs' (AAPA) Center for Healthcare Leadership and Management (CHLM) announced a partnership with Northeastern University in Boston to offer a graduate certificate in PA Leadership and Management. This first-of-its-kind certificate is for leaders currently in management ......
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Healthcare, freelanced: Where will gig economy workers get coverage?

May 16, 2018 , Reuters
NEW YORK - There are plenty of problems lurking on America's career ladder, but here is a big one: our healthcare systems are designed for the workforce of 1950....
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Qventus receives $30M investment to bring AI to hospital workflows

May 16, 2018 dave.muoio@himssmedia.com (Dave Muoio), Mobile Health News
Healthcare management tech platform Qventus announced this morning that it landed $30 million Series B funding in a round led by Bessemer Venture Partners, with participation from New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Mayfield Fund, and Northwest Venture Partners. This latest funding round brings the Mountain View California startup to a total of $43 million in...
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