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TELEMENTAL HEALTH REPORT: How telehealth can help US hospitals and health systems manage the $238 billion mental health crisis | Business Insider | 8/11/2020

This is a preview of The Telemental Health Report from Business Insider Intelligence. Purchase this report. Business Insider Intelligence offers even more healthcare coverage with Digital Health Pro. Subscribe today to receive industry-changing digital health news and analysis to your inbox. The US is in the midst of a swelling mental health crisis that’s expected to slam the healthcare system with $238 billion in costs in 2020. Health systems …

Regenerative Medicine

Regeneus and Kyocera ink lucrative deal to commercialise Progenza in $3.5 billion dollar market | 8/11/2020

Japan is an important market for clinical stage regenerative medicine company, Regeneus Ltd ( ASX:RGS ), which has just negotiated a license agreement with Kyocera Corporation (Kyocera, TYO:6971) to develop and commercialise Progenza for Knee Osteoarthritis (Progenza OA) in Japan. This provides Kyocera with an exclusive licence in Japan to develop and commercialise Regeneus’ lead mesenchymal stem cell (MSC) and secretome technology Progenza, for the treatment of Knee Osteoarthritis (Knee …

Mental Health Services

The Practitioner’s Guide to SAMHSA’s 2020 Final Part 2 Rules - More Changes on The Horizon | 8/11/2020

… Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) overhauled 42 U.S.C. §290dd–2, commonly referred to as “part 2.” Part 2 regulates the confidentiality of substance use disorder (SUD) records. The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is required to publish new rules to implement the CARES Act changes. Those new rules will be effective no earlier than March 27, 2021. The anticipated CARES Act changes will more …

Geisinger

10 healthcare execs on public health education amid the pandemic | Becker’s Hospital Review | 8/11/2020

… and our residents look to us as a trusted voice to guide them. This has never been more evident or important than during the current COVID-19 pandemic. Don Stanziano, chief marketing & communications officer, Geisinger Health (Danville, Pa.): I believe health systems not only have a responsibility to provide public health education, it is also a smart strategy. Geisinger sees health education as part of our mission. During COVID-19 …

CVS Health

Twin Capital Management Inc. Sells 15,986 Shares of CVS Health Corp (NYSE:CVS) | 8/11/2020

Twin Capital Management Inc. trimmed its holdings in CVS Health Corp (NYSE:CVS) by 24.3% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 49,746 shares of the pharmacy operator’s stock after selling 15,986 shares during the period. Twin Capital Management Inc.’s holdings in CVS Health were worth $3,232,000 as of its most recent …

Gut Microbiome

How Environmental Toxins and Glyphosate Damage the Thyroid | 8/11/2020

… the master hormone gland, is suppressed, this can result in low TSH (114) (115). Researchers state that more studies are needed on the effects of glyphosate on the thyroid as well as on the gut microbiome , which could also impact genetic and thyroid function. How Carbamates Reduce Thyroid Function Carbamates work similarly to organophosphates on the nervous system and are widely used in agriculture as insecticides, herbicides, and fungicides (116 …

Clinical Research

Kaiser Permanente Commits $63M to Support Contact Tracing in California | PR Newswire | 8/11/2020

… empowered and supported by industry-leading technology advances and tools for health promotion, disease prevention, state-of-the-art care delivery and world-class chronic disease management. Kaiser Permanente is dedicated to care innovations, clinical research , health education and the support of community health. For more information, contact …

Nuvance Health

Google Alert - credit | 8/11/2020

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Patient Satisfaction

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Remote Monitoring

The EPC Companies Need to Rapidly Digitize their Processes | 8/10/2020

… processes to automate, strengthen collaboration and information sharing, as well as make them agile to adapt to disruptions and re-plan quickly. One such example that helped us during the pandemic was IoT based remote monitoring and digital workforce management for Solar projects. Apart from this, revisiting business continuity planning and cybersecurity will be topmost priorities. Kindly provide your perspective on digital transformation strategy. Digital Transformation is a portfolio ofnumerous …

Population Health

Emerald Clinics signs cannabis RWE contract with Canopy Growth’s UK subsidiary Spectrum Biomedical - Small Caps | 8/10/2020

… Spectrum Therapeutics products in Australia. The SBUK relationship also leverages the data platform and remote patient monitoring capabilities being deployed by Emerald in Australia and the US, both in clinical monitoring applications and for population health monitoring with its recently announced Openly initiatives. Openly is a digital tool designed for organisations to quickly roll out a simple, easy-to-use self-monitoring tool to its team of patrons – whether it …

Main Line Health

Main Line Health selects Dr. Basel Ramlawi as cardiac surgery chief | Becker’s Hospital Review | 8/10/2020

Print Email Berwyn, Pa.-based Main Line Health appointed Basel Ramlawi, MD, system chief of cardiac surgery and co-director of the Lankenau Heart Institute in Wynnewood, Pa. With 20 years of complex and minimally invasive cardiovascular surgical experience, Dr. Ramlawi will help oversee Main Line Health ‘s team of cardiologists, cardiovascular surgeons and subspecialists and lead the Lankenau Heart Institute’s cardiac surgery program. Dr. Ramlawi most recently served as chairman …

Medline

COVID 19 Impact on Global Liquid Hand Soap Market ReportTop Manufacturers like Reckitt Benckiser, P&G, Unilever, Amway, 3M - Bulletin Line | 8/10/2020

Medical use, Daily use Key players: Reckitt Benckiser, P&G, Unilever, Amway, 3M, Lion Corporation, Medline , Vi Jon, Henkel, Chattem, GOJO Industries, Kao, Bluemoon, Weilai, Kami, Magic, Shanghai Jahwa Corporation, Beijing Lvsan, Longrich Market Segmentation, By regions:• North America (U.S., Canada, Mexico)• South America (Cuba, Brazil, Argentina, and many others.)• Europe (Germany, U.K., France, Italy, Russia, Spain, etc.)• Asia (China, India, Russia, and many other Asian nations.)• Pacific region(Indonesia …

Encompass Health

Saxophonist who played with Springsteen belts his way back after COVID-19 nearly killed him | 8/10/2020

… quite like the one on June 20. That day, after two months of a life-and-death battle with COVID-19, Barlotta belted out a few bars of blues for a small group at Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Tinton Falls. He was there as a patient in a wheelchair, unable to walk after spending 24 days on a ventilator. “When he talked, he was always winded; then he picks …

HITRUST

Otava Ranked Among World’s Most Elite 501 Managed Service Providers | PR Newswire | 8/10/2020

… options to give MSPs, channel organizations and their customers their preferred levels of flexibility and control. Comprehensive protection and risk mitigation are layered atop cloud infrastructure and solution offerings that are compliant with HIPAA , HITRUST , PCI , SOC1/2/3 and ISO 27001. In the 13 years since its inception, the MSP 501 has evolved from a competitive ranking list into a vibrant group of service providers, vendors, distributors, consultants and industry analysts …

Microservices in Healthcare

MicroservicesHealthcare Market Foraying insize Emerging Economies COVID-19 2026 | 8/10/2020

… 2017 and is expected to reach US$ 582.6 Mn by 2026, at a CAGR of 20.65 % during a forecast period. The report is majorly segmented into Component, deployment mode, End-user, and region. Further, Microservices in Healthcare Market based on Component includes platforms and services component. The services segment is further segmented into consulting services, integration services, and training, support & maintenance services. In terms of deployment mode, Microservices in Healthcare

Maimonides Medical Center

Maimonides seals $141M financing deal for massive expansion | Crain’s New York Business | 8/10/2020

Maimonides wins approval for $117 million ER face-lift “In health care, the interest in new physical assets is infinite, but the driving thing is really the ability to take the emergency department from under 30,000 square feet to over 75,000 square feet,” said Kenneth Gibbs, president and CEO of Maimonides Medical Center . In previous, smaller expansions, the hospital has “blown through the capacity by a large amount right away …

Revenue Cycle Management

Fascination About capital asset manager | 8/9/2020

… combed by countless Harvard… Leaders have to connect their visualized strategy to the workforce in a method that can help them fully grasp not just what must be carried out, but why.Selecting the appropriate revenue cycle management can method of escalating observe earnings and profitability.Implementation is greater than putting collectively a staff and executing the plan. It’s a system that requires an ongoing technique to evaluate overall performance and adjust …

Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn NY

Re: You cannot perform a C-section on a woman without her consent, PERIOD! | 8/8/2020

… imply consent were occurring here. The doctor wanted to perform a C-section, the patient refused and the doctor did it anyway. That is inappropriate and inexcusable. Dr. Howard Minkoff, chairman of obstetrics at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, whose articles on the subject of patient autonomy have been published in medical journals, said he believed that women had an absolute right to refuse treatment even if it meant the …

Zipnosis

World Telehealth Market Assessment 2020-2026 - Immense, Unexpected Opportunity for Market Players due to the Outbreak of COVID-19 | PR Newswire | 8/7/2020

… Companies Mentioned AMC Health American Well Asahi Kasei Corporation Cerner Corporation Chiron Health Cisco Systems E Healthcare Imediplus Iron Bow Technologies Koninklijke Philips Medtronic Medvivo Group Medweb Siemens Healthineers AG Teladoc Health Telespecialists Vsee Zipnosis //www.researchandmarkets.com/r/mk23k7 …

Mytonomy

Mytonomy Announces Award-Winning Virtual Orthopedic, Pregnancy and Diabetes Classes; 19 Telly Awards | PRWeb | 8/6/2020

Mytonomy Announces Award-Winning Virtual Orthopedic, Pregnancy and Diabetes Classes; 19 Telly Awards Share Article Award-winning microlearning video series supports hospitals in bringing back elective procedures BETHESDA, Md. (PRWEB) August 06, 2020 Mytonomy , a virtual care company that empowers patients to actively care for themselves and helps enable a digital front door to healthcare, announced their award-winning microlearning video series is supporting hospitals in bringing back emergency department …

State of Arkansas

Teacher Protests Erupt As #DemandSafeSchools Takes Off | 8/5/2020

… DemandSafeSchools?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw” DemandSafeSchools /a a href=”https://twitter.com/hashtag/PoliceFreeSchools?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw” PoliceFreeSchools /a a href=”https://t.co/xYDZ8rhxgc” pic.twitter.com/xYDZ8rhxgc /a /p p — NASW Arkansas (@NASW_Arkansas) a href=”https://twitter.com/NASW_Arkansas/status/1290455291021099009?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw” August 4, 2020 /a /p /blockquote blockquote class=”twitter-tweet” p dir=”ltr” lang=”en” TODAY IS THE DAY! Students, teachers …

Minneapolis, Minnesota

Backed by Millions from Pro-Israel Interests, Antone Melton-Meaux Takes Aim at Ilhan Omar | 8/5/2020

Central Logic

Global On-Call Scheduling Software Market Report 2020 | 8/5/2020

… Section 1: Free——Definition Section (2 3): 1200 USD——Manufacturer Detail ServiceNow Lightning Bolt Solutions OpenTempo Everbridge 1Call Spok MDsyncNET Derdack SimplyCast Ambs Call Center Call Scheduler PagerDuty QliqSOFT Kronos PetalMD Amtelco Shift Admin Central Logic Section 4: 900 USD——Region Segmentation North America Country (United States, Canada) South America Asia Country (China, Japan, India, Korea) Europe Country (Germany, UK, France, Italy) Other Country (Middle East, Africa, GCC) Section (5 …

Ionis Pharmaceuticals

Akcea Reports Financial Results and Highlights for Second Quarter 2020 | BioSpace | 8/5/2020

BOSTON , Aug. 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ – Akcea Therapeutics , Inc. (NASDAQ: AKCA), a majority-owned affiliate of Ionis Pharmaceuticals , Inc., focused on developing and commercializing medicines to treat patients with serious and rare diseases, today reported financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2020 . The company reported a net loss for the three and six months ended June 30, 2020 on a GAAP basis of $50 million and $92 million …