Health Records

CNBC: adds former FDA official to health effort (NASDAQ:AMZN) is adding a former FDA official to an under-wraps healthcare effort, CNBC reports.<p>The FDA's former chief health informatics …


Second iOS 11.3 beta for developers arrives in less than a week

Four days after the last update, Apple has made available the sixth beta for iOS 11.3 for developer testing.<p>Apple pre-announced the main features …



Here’s what the Second Amendment to the Constitution actually says:<p>“A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the …


Registered Developers Can Now Download iOS 11.3 Beta 6

We’ll let you know if we find any notable additions in the new beta version just released.<p>Probably the biggest feature in iOS 11.3 is a new battery …


Study spots undiagnosed genetic diseases in EHR

Lisa Bastarache, MS, Josh Denny, MD, MS, and colleagues have found a way to search genetic data in electronic health records. (photo by john …

Vanderbilt University

Patient complaints about Canadian doctors continue to rise

Patient complaints against doctors are on the rise, with communication problems at the root of most cases, according to the Canadian Medical …

Health Care (Canada)

Patient Demand For Digital Health Tools May Exceed Providers’ Ability To Deliver

Posted on March 15, 2018 I Written By <b>Anne Zieger</b><p>Anne Zieger is veteran healthcare consultant and analyst with 20 years of industry experience. Zieger …

Digital Health

New methods find undiagnosed genetic diseases in electronic health records

Researchers have found a way to search genetic data in electronic health records to identify undiagnosed genetic diseases in large populations so …

Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Branford Public Schools Kindergarten Registration Info

To enroll in Kindergarten, your child must be five before January 1, 2019.<p><b>From Branford Schools:</b> To register your child for the 2018-2019 school year:<p>…


Study Finds Correlation Between Smoking, High-Frequency Hearing Loss

<i>PHILADELPHIA (CBS)</i> – Smoking could lead to hearing loss, according to a new study.<p>Researchers looked at the health records of more than 50,000 people …

Hearing Loss

Health care reform and EHR design should be built around patients' goals

Moving from problem-oriented to goal-directed health records<p>Meaningful reform of primary care should not only address the provision, documentation …

Health Care

Telemedicine’s Potential Could Be Crushed By Security Flaws

Despite what “Grey’s Anatomy” gets wrong about medicine, HIPAA, interpersonal relationships, and, well, everything else, they do get some things …

Health Care

Victoria considering bylaw for coachmen to display ID and health records for their horses

Victoria councillors are considering tightening city regulations governing horse-drawn carriage tours as part of proposed wholesale changes to its …

Sessions points to background check requirements

WASHINGTON — Attorney General Jeff Sessions is telling state and local officials to make sure they are providing crucial mental health and criminal …


A look at how background checks are conducted for gun buys in the United States

When someone buys a weapon from a gun dealer in the U.S., they are subjected to a background check to see if they have a criminal record, mental …


UCL Establishes New Block Chain Subsidiary - Press Release

TAMPA, FL--(Marketwired - December 18, 2017) - United Consortium Ltd. (<p>OTC PINK:UCSO), an acquisition and development Company focused on creating …


Electronic Health Records Were Supposed to Cut Medical Costs. They Haven't.

Digitizing patient information promised to cut health care costs by driving down administrative expenses. So why can it cost a doctor more than $200 …

Health Care

White House wants user-friendly electronic health records

The Trump administration says it's launching a new effort to make electronic medical records easier for patients to use. Medicare will play a key …


Lyft partners with electronic health records company Allscripts to let hospitals and doctors' offices schedule rides for patients through LyftConcierge


Lyft commits to cutting the problem of health care transportation in half by 2020

In the wake of Uber’s entry into the healthcare transportation market, Lyft wants to remind people that’s a space it’s been working at for years, with partnerships across brokers of non-emergency medical transportation that cover nine of the top 10 health care systems in the U.S. It’s adding …

Health Care

Lyft Partners With Allscripts to Help Patients Get a Ride to the Doctor

45,000 physician practices, 180,000 physicians, and 2,500 hospitals can now request a Lyft for their patients.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, …


Apple stops signing older code following iOS 11.2.6 release

Apple on Friday stopped signing iOS 11.2.5 code following last week's release of iOS 11.2.6, a typical move designed to ensure iPhone, iPad, and iPod …


Smartlink debuts a Clinically Integrated Network for pop health

The CIN can extract data from EHRs, clinical and financial systems to deliver a more comprehensive view of a patient’s medical history.

Digital Health

Big pharma, big data: why drugmakers want your health records

LONDON (Reuters) - Drugmakers are racing to scoop up patient health records and strike deals with technology companies as big data analytics start to unlock a trove of information about how medicines perform in the real world.<p>Studying such real-world evidence offers manufacturers a powerful tool to …

Digital Health

CDI and Quality Initiatives

<i>This monthly blog will discuss all the components of quality clinical documentation with a comprehensive approach to cover all areas of the</i> …

Health Care

Officials say new military health records plan on track, already showing results

WASHINGTON — In recent months, defense and industry specialists have fielded a host of complaints from medical providers involved in the initial …


New method extracts valuable information on psychiatric symptoms from electronic health records

New research demonstrates an approach to use electronic health records to investigate the biological basis of neuropsychiatric symptoms.

Health Care

InterSystems to debut FHIR interoperability sandbox at HIMSS18

The cloud service will enable developers to build FHIR apps in a vendor-neutral environment.


Third watchOS 4.3 developer beta available alongside iOS 11.3 and macOS 10.13.4 public test versions

Apple has issued the third developer's beta test version of watchOS 4.3, and has released public beta test versions of iOS 11.3, and macOS High …

High Sierra

UCL to Build Personal Health Records BlockChain, Giving Patients Complete Control of Their PHR - Press Release

TAMPA, FL--(Marketwired - December 04, 2017) - United Consortium Ltd. (<p>OTC PINK:UCSO), an acquisition and development Company focused on creating …