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Humana study: Physicians warm to value-based pay models, but skepticism runs deep - Fierce Healthcare

Though significant barriers still stand in the way of the transition to value-based reimbursement, a new study offers encouraging signs that …

MACRA: Understanding its Current and Future Impact - ICD10 Monitor

<i>Predicting the future of MACRA is difficult as goals continue to change, nonetheless, MACRA appears to be here to stay.</i><p>According to a recent study …

mHealth Diabetes Study Proves That the Right Message Matters - mHealth Intelligence

A new mHealth study of more than 1,000 people with diabetes finds that simple text messages work better than personalized messages in promoting care …

The challenges with privacy and regulation in mobile health - and how to solve them (KNect 365)

One of the largest problems relating to the privacy and regulation of mobile devices are those people marketing unapproved medical apps and wearables …

Is the Quality Payment Program the most disruptive feature of MACRA? - Imprivata

Near unanimous bipartisan support from Congress gave the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) its first wave of attention in 2015.<p>But …

Adults use Online Health Resources instead of Primary Healthcare: Survey

A recent survey of 2,201 US adults, conducted by University of Phoenix® College of Health Professions, found that almost 59 percent of the population …

Major Challenges remain for Health IT Interoperability - Fedscoop

The road to the seamless sharing of patient data across the digital health care spectrum is not measured in miles or meters, but in the continued …

Challenges remain with Access and Sharing of Medical Records – Infographic

To understand the preferences of today’s healthcare consumer, Ambra Health conducted a survey which revealed that almost 1 in 3 patients can’t access …

Privacy Concerns in Healthcare Data Sharing: Infographic

Interoperability remains the focus of healthcare sector with the rising need to provide better care which has prompted hospitals to share data …

Crowdsourcing

Connected Medical Devices to Dominate mHealth Solutions Market - Medical Buyer

The global mHealth solutions market is projected to reach USD 90.49 billion by 2022 from USD 21.17 billion in 2017, reflecting a CAGR of 33.7 …

Digital Health

Frequency of Reminders are low for Medicare Health Plan members

A recent survey, The HealthMine Medicare Plan Health Intelligence Survey, by the Survey Sampling International revealed that communication with …

Health Care

71% of clinicians report some BYOD use allowed at their hospital - Healthcare Dive

<b>Dive Brief:</b><p>More than seven in 10 clinicians say their hospitals allow some sort of bring your own device, or BYOD, use, up from 58% in 2016, …

Digital Health

Hospital CEO's say competitiveness tied to digital innovation - Healthcare Dive

<b>Dive Brief:</b><p>Three out of four healthcare leaders believe digital innovation is tied to their long-term strategy and competitiveness, according to a …

Innovation

Telemedicine saves patients time and money, study shows - FierceHealthcare

A new study adds to mounting evidence that telemedicine can save patients two things they value most: time and money.<p>Patients and family members …

Digital Health

How Digital Health can help Non-professional Caregivers

The market for digital health tools mainly caters to physicians and caregivers who practice in the healthcare field professionally. On the other end …

Digital Health

Statistics Show an Increase in State Telehealth Policies - MedCityNews

Since the American Telemedicine Association began reporting on state-by-state telehealth policies, the landscape has changed rapidly. “For the past …

The Impact of Wearables on Healthcare: Research Roundup - MC10 Pulse

We may only be a few months into 2017, but the impact of wearables on healthcare research and clinical trials are already making headlines. Multiple …

Patients aren’t satisfied with their Health Plans: HealthMine Survey

In a recent survey, patients communicated their dissatisfaction with respect to cost transparency offered by their Health Plan. Around 39 percent of …

Internet of Health Things Expected to Bring Disruptive Changes in Healthcare

A recent survey from Accenture found that Internet of Health Things (IohT) has the potential to offer a significant financial advantage to providers …

Prescribing Abortion-inducing Medication through Telemedicine: Study

For minor injuries and fever, the healthcare sector has witnessed a steady rise in adoption of telemedicine as it saves time and money. Recently, a …

Physicians’ Views on Connected Health Devices - Infographic

Connected health devices have made a major headway in the healthcare sector with physicians using these devices in day-to-day operations regularly. …

The Role Of Telemedicine In Mental Health - Health IT Outcomes

In a given year, one in five American adults is diagnosed with a mental health disorder. And more than half (56 percent) of the U.S. adults with a …

Consumers think that innovation will lead to better diagnosis and treatment

Innovation in the field of mobile technology has glued consumers to their devices as they can regularly track their health and know about symptoms on …

Patient Engagement Takes a Positive Turn

Over the last two years, patients have reportedly used digital health tools more and divulged information frequently to their providers, as revealed …

Employee Engagement

Telehealth drives up healthcare utilization and spending - Modern Healthcare

Telehealth, which is frequently touted as an effective strategy to decrease healthcare spending, may actually be driving up costs, according to a new …

Digital Health

Can technology break the silos in the healthcare sector? - Enterprise Innovation

Digital health or the use of information and communication technology (ICT) to provide health services, has the potential to advance the goal of …

Digital Health

mHealth Study Proves Remote Monitoring Beats In-Person Visits - mHealth Intelligence

An mHealth platform for post-operative care helped patients collaborate better and more often with their doctors and reduced follow-up visits to the …

Medical Technology

The Growing Popularity of Telehealth with Employers: Infographic

The use of telehealth may be on a slow rise but there’s a positive sentiment in the market with respect to its adoption. Employers are also joining …

Telehealth

What Healthcare CIOs are scouting for to Improve Efficiency?

Health technology firms are constantly trying to figure out what exactly CIOs are concerned with when it comes to bringing efficiency in hospitals. A …

Big Data

Telemedicine Use Continues to be Low

We all know the challenges faced by the healthcare sector with respect to the adoption of telemedicine, at times it’s the unwillingness of physicians …

Digital Health