Cleveland Clinic

EHR-related medical malpractice claims tripled since 2010 & 7 other notes from EHR studies | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/11/2019

… data with application programming interfaces and smartphone-based apps, only a small number of patients who use their provider’s EHR patient portal are also using APIs to send the data to their smartphones. 8. Cleveland Clinic researchers used various EMR interventions to decrease the overall number of opioids and number of inappropriate prescriptions prescribed across several of the health system’s emergency departments. More articles on EHRs …

Debbie’s Dream Foundation: Curing Stomach Cancer Raises More Than $22,000 at the 5th Annual DREAM BIG Oceanside Jazz Bruncheon | PR Newswire | 11/11/2019

… the DDF staff to continue this tradition,” said Cynthia Peterson . “We appreciate everyone who supported this event and helped us in continuing towards Debbie’s dream.” This year’s sponsors included Gold Sponsor Genentech; Silver Sponsor Cleveland Clinic Florida; Bronze Sponsor Marsha and Alan Levy ; and Friend of DDF Sponsors Bienenfeld, Lasek and Starr, Cynthia Peterson , Diana Rahaghi , Julie and Jeff Cornfeld , Lash & Goldberg, LLP, Miami Cancer Institute of Baptist Health South …

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Centerline Biomedical’s Intra-Operative Positioning System Technology Showcased at VIVA Disruptive Technologies Session | PR Newswire | 11/11/2019

Centerline Biomedical’s Intra-Operative Positioning System Technology Showcased at VIVA Disruptive Technologies Session Cleveland Clinic spinoff company’s warm reception validates value and impact of novel technology News provided by Nov 11, 2019, 11:33 ET Share this article LAS VEGAS , Nov. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – Centerline Biomedical, Inc. was one of eleven companies selected to present during the Disruptive Technology for Endovascular Therapy sessions during this year’s Vascular InterVentional Advances (VIVA) meeting …

Associate Strategy Partner III | 11/11/2019

Associate Strategy Partner III at Cleveland Clinic Cleveland, OH 44195 About the Job Job Summary Undertakes a major role in leading projects within the Strategy Office. Manages and leads problem-solving for different projects and coordinates the work of other team members (both within SO and outside). Manages work independently on multiple projects and oversees others work. Develops specific areas of expertise and help the Senior Strategy Partner develop frameworks …

Do old wives’ tales really help fight colds? | Yahoo News | 11/11/2019

… cold remedy a boost is less clear-cut. Like all fruits and vegetables, lemons are rich in vitamin C. This essential nutrient is “one of the biggest immune system boosters of all”, according to Cleveland Clinic . And the potential cough benefits of honey were recognised by the World Health Organization (WHO) in 2001. Scientists from Shahid Sadoughi University in Israel gave 139 coughing children either 2.5ml of honey or the …

Doctor says it’s not just about ‘what’ we eat but ‘when’ | FOX2now.com | 11/11/2019

Please enable Javascript to watch this video ST. LOUIS – A new book by a wellness officer at the Cleveland Clinic and the chief medical consultant on “The Dr. Oz Show” says we can dramatically change our health not just by our food choices but also by watching the clock. New York Times best-selling author Dr. Michael Roizen joins Fox 2 News to discuss his book “What to Eat When …

Abuse in Many Fibromyalgia Patients’ Past - MedPage Today | 11/11/2019

And tied to more severe symptoms MedpageToday by John Gever Managing Editor, MedPage Today November 11, 2019 ATLANTA – Most aspects of fibromyalgia were substantially worse in patients reporting a history of physical/sexual abuse, a researcher reported here. Among nearly 600 patients seen at the Cleveland Clinic for fibromyalgia, 38% said they had been beaten, abused sexually, or both, said Carmen Gota, MD, at the American College of Rheumatology annual …

Transforming Operating Rooms | 11/11/2019

OR of the future Operating rooms are the heart of any hospital. Johns Hopkins Hospital has 33 ORs; Mayo Clinic, 87 in Rochester; Cleveland Clinic, 100 These are also the chief revenue generators and cost centers. This piece from IBM describes the forces and opportunities of change in hospital surgery: “. . . the days of the hospital as we know it may be numbered. In a shift away from their traditional inpatient …

(USA-OH-Avon) Cook - Inpatient Rehab | 11/10/2019

Select Medical Cook - Inpatient Rehab in Avon , Ohio Cleveland Clinic Rehabilitation Hospital A joint venture with Select Medical & Hospital Avon, OH Benefits of being a Cook with us: Working with a great kitchen and dietary team Impact on patient care and their quality of life Flexible scheduling Ability to grow and learn new skills Advancement opportunities Gaining healthcare experience Full-benefits package Full-time employees (Including medical, dental, vision, 401k …

Want To Know Your Risk Of Obesity, Diabetes Problems? Here Is A Calculator | Forbes | 11/9/2019

… is called “BariatricCalc” and was unveiled just this past week at the ObesityWeek 2019 conference held in Las Vegas. Speaking of Vegas, this calculator, which comes as an app and also sits in the Cleveland Clinic Risk Calculator Library website, shows that the decision to get bariatric surgery is not just a spin of the roulette wheel. There’s been a number of scientific studies to help determine who could benefit …

A simple secret for staying well: Wash your hands | Chicago Tribune | 11/9/2019

A simple secret for staying well: Wash your hands Premium Health News Service Nov 09, 2019 2:00 AM Courtesy of Cleveland Clinic www.awellnessupdate.com You need soap, water and 20 seconds. The single most important thing you can do to keep from getting sick and to stop the spread of disease-causing germs is to wash your hands – often. All it takes is soap and water, 20 seconds of scrubbing hands …

Big Tech: Google To Create Self-Aware Rooms Which Track Patients And Update Providers | 11/9/2019

Over the last couple of years, Google has offered intriguing glimpses at what it plans to do in the healthcare space, but has made few concrete product announcements. The big G has apparently ruled out building its own EHR, at least according to Toby Cosgrove, MD, an executive advisor to Google and former president and CEO of the Cleveland Clinic. To my knowledge, though, virtually every other potential health IT …

How To Manage Diabetes During The Holidays | 11/9/2019

… stomach can increase the chances of having severe side effects when you’re dealing with diabetes. Alcohol without eating can lead to low blood sugar, which can be (dangerously) confused with drunkenness. According to the Cleveland Clinic , “moderate alcohol intake can have a blood sugar-lowering effect” which is why it’s so important to not drink on an empty stomach. “The amounts of calories and sugars vary significantly among drinks so …

Healthcare Times - Cleveland Clinic Develops Calculator To Estimate 10-Year Risk Of Diabetes Complications | 11/9/2019

… 2019, CLEVELAND: Patients struggling with type 2 diabetes and obesity are faced with the decision of whether to receive usual medical care or undergo weight-loss surgery. Now, a new risk calculator developed by Cleveland Clinic researchers can show these patients their risks of developing major health complications over the next 10 years depending on which course of treatment they choose. The research was presented today as one of the …

Patricia Gump Bruns, Edinboro, PA | WKBN.com | 11/9/2019

EDINBORO, PA (MyValleyTributes) – Patricia Gump Bruns, 52, of Edinboro, Pennsylvania, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Tuesday, November 5, 2019 at Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Center. Patty was born in Warren, Ohio, on November 16, 1966, to the late Concita C. (Tina) Spagnola and Carl W. Gump. She grew up in Newton Falls, Ohio, with two brothers and a sister and played basketball for Newton Falls High School, where …

What’s the worst that can happen if I eat recalled chicken? | Yahoo News | 11/9/2019

What’s the worst that can happen if I eat recalled chicken? Adrianna Rodriguez, USA TODAY Reblog More than 2 million pounds of chicken are being recalled because of the risk of contamination, “specifically metal,” the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service announced Wednesday. The USDA has urged consumers to dispose of these products and retailers to throw away their frozen supplies. But what could happen if someone …

Early Diagnosis, Prompt Treatment Offer Hope for Those With Rare Form of Pulmonary Hypertension Called CTEPH | PRWeb | 11/8/2019

Early Diagnosis, Prompt Treatment Offer Hope for Those With Rare Form of Pulmonary Hypertension Called CTEPH Share Article The Pulmonary Hypertension Association recognizes Nov. 13 as CTEPH Awareness Day. SILVER SPRING, Md. (PRWEB) November 08, 2019 As part of Pulmonary Hypertension Awareness Month, on Nov. 13, the Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA) sets aside a day to help raise awareness and improve diagnosis of a rare form of pulmonary hypertension (PH …

Comprehensive Cancer Centers in talks for new Las Vegas facility | 11/8/2019

… Council unanimously agreed to start talks Wednesday, opening up a 120-day window where the health care network will study the feasibility of building the project on city-owned land, just east of the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health. Under terms of the exclusive negotiating agreement, the two sides have 90 days to agree on a purchase price. “Being able to better serve the west-central patient …

HF pharmacotherapy in midst of paradigm shift | 11/8/2019

… There was a lot of encouraging information from PARAGON-HF with the exception that sacubitril/valsartan didn’t meet the prespecified primary endpoint,” Randall C. Starling, MD, MPH, FACC, FESC, FHFSA, professor of medicine at Cleveland Clinic and immediate past president of HFSA, said in an interview. “It also shows there were no safety concerns. It shows us potentially, depending on how you interpret the data, that it may actually be …

Do Home Remedies Actually Work for Yeast Infections? | 11/8/2019

email Email When you have a yeast infection, your first thought is probably, “Ah, the itch!” Your second? “How do I get rid of this as fast as humanly possible?” Advertising Policy Cleveland Clinic is a non-profit academic medical center. Advertising on our site helps support our mission. We do not endorse non-Cleveland Clinic products or services. Policy A quick internet search calls up a treasure trove of …

American Heart Association

Third-Party Evaluation Confirms Safety Profile of Philips Stellarex Low-Dose Drug-Coated Balloon | 11/11/2019

… which were performed by U.S.-based contract research organization Syntactx, were published in Circulation , a peer-reviewed journal of the American Heart Association. The safety analyses applied validated statistical tests commonly accepted for large-scale … Lyden, M.D., and chairman of the Department of Vascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic (U.S.), co-primary investigator for the ILLUMENATE Pivotal trial, and senior author of the safety manuscript. “The systematic analysis included a robust statistical …

HF pharmacotherapy in midst of paradigm shift | 11/8/2019

… Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, associate director of Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute, Northwestern Memorial Hospital and past president of the American Heart Association, told Cardiology Today . “It appears to be an actionable item.” A limitation … Starling, MD, MPH, FACC, FESC, FHFSA, professor of medicine at Cleveland Clinic and immediate past president of HFSA, said in an interview. “It also shows there were no safety concerns. It shows us potentially, depending …

Telehealth

Global consumers are more interested in walk-in visits than telehealth | Business Insider | 11/11/2019

… care option. Consumers' preference for face-to-face interaction in healthcare could be why we're seeing low telehealth adoption in the US. Despite serious interest in telehealth technology from payers, providers, and … joint venture The Clinic from telehealth provider American Well and Cleveland Clinic. Want to read more stories like this one? Here's how to get access: Sign up for Digital Health Pro , Business Insider …

Weekly Overseas Health IT Links – 09 November, 2019. | 11/9/2019

… 11:32 p.m. EDT Six U.S. senators on Wednesday introduced legislation aimed at tearing down the barriers to the use of telehealth services for Medicare beneficiaries. Sens. Brian Schatz (D-Hawaii), Roger Wicker (R-Miss.), Ben … for those and, eventually, other medical conditions. Telehealth Partnership Puts Cleveland Clinic On The Road to Virtual Hospital Deployment October 31, 2019 Anne Zieger At first glance, the news item didn’t seem that noteworthy. The …

American Medical Association

Teen Vaping and JUUL’s Market Share Continue to Increase | 11/11/2019

… the number of teens who reported vaping nicotine in the past month has more than doubled. The Journal of the American Medical Association on 11/5/19 reported that 28% of high schoolers and 11% of middle … their health. Dr. John Carl, MD, a pulmonologist at the Cleveland Clinic explains : “We know a lot of the short-term effects [on the lungs],” Dr. Carl says, explaining that vaping increases inflammation in the …

Healthcare Times - Cleveland Clinic Develops Calculator To Estimate 10-Year Risk Of Diabetes Complications | 11/9/2019

Cleveland Clinic Develops Calculator To Estimate 10-Year Risk Of Diabetes Complications Personalized score can inform patients who are considering weight-loss surgery Newswise — Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019, CLEVELAND: Patients struggling with type 2 diabetes … The phase 1 results , published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) in September, show that weight-loss surgery performed in patients with type 2 diabetes and obesity is associated with 40 percent …

EMR

EHR-related medical malpractice claims tripled since 2010 & 7 other notes from EHR studies | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/11/2019

Cleveland Clinic researchers used various EMR interventions to decrease the overall number of opioids and number of inappropriate prescriptions prescribed across several of the health system’s emergency departments. More articles on EHRs …

Weekly Overseas Health IT Links – 09 November, 2019. | 11/9/2019

… it easier for patients to connect with their physicians, as well as help cut costs for patients and providers. The EMR has changed the doctor-patient duet into a ménage-à-trois By Danielle Ofri … for those and, eventually, other medical conditions. Telehealth Partnership Puts Cleveland Clinic On The Road to Virtual Hospital Deployment October 31, 2019 Anne Zieger At first glance, the news item didn’t seem that noteworthy. The …

Mental Health

Viewpoint: For our veterans, think about suicide prevention | 11/10/2019

… care of themselves through something called “self-reporting” and the agency responsible for the intervention was the National Institute of Mental Health. After 40-plus years, it was obvious that this strategy was not working … veterans have higher suicide rates? A study published by the Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine found that combat veterans are not only more likely to have suicidal ideation, often associated with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder …

AmWell acquires Aligned Telehealth to flesh out its behavioral health, telepsychiatry capabilities | MobiHealthNews | 11/7/2019

… Group Companies. “We’ve long believed that by applying powerful technology and the right clinical expertise we can improve access to mental health services for those who need it,” Dr. Nitin Nanda,founder and CEO of … in comprehensive and high-acuity care jointly launched with the Cleveland Clinic. ON THE RECORD “Aligned Telehealth has delivered proven results in the behavioral health space generally and telepsychiatry specifically,” Michael Balmuth, managing partner at …

CDC

What’s the worst that can happen if I eat recalled chicken? | Yahoo News | 11/9/2019

… supplies. But what could happen if someone eats chicken contaminated with metal? Dr. Baruch Fertel, an emergency physician at the Cleveland Clinic, says it depends on the amount eaten. “If they’re small pieces, it’s probably … or bloody stool, fever, abdominal cramps, nausea and vomiting, the CDC says on its website. They can usually start within two to five days after exposure to the bacteria and can last for about a …

USDA chicken recall: Side effects of eating recalled poultry | 11/8/2019

… supplies, but what could happen if someone eats chicken contaminated with metal?Dr. Baruch Fertel, an emergency physician at the Cleveland Clinic, says it depends on the amount eaten.“If they’re small pieces, it’s probably … or bloody stool, fever, abdominal cramps, nausea and vomiting, the CDC says on its website. They can usually start within two to five after exposure to the bacteria and can last for about a week …

Ohio State University

Want To Know Your Risk Of Obesity, Diabetes Problems? Here Is A Calculator | Forbes | 11/9/2019

… conference held in Las Vegas. Speaking of Vegas, this calculator, which comes as an app and also sits in the Cleveland Clinic Risk Calculator Library website, shows that the decision to get bariatric surgery is … Health Research Institute (David E. Arterburn, MD, MPH) and The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center (Stacy A. Brethauer, MD). The study analyzed what happened to 2,287 patients who had undergone bariatric surgery and 11 …

FCMH Cancer Care Clinic opens | 11/6/2019

Cleveland Clinic Foundation and her hematology and oncology fellowship at Ohio State University. Beth Harper, CNP, is the oncology leader and brings with her nearly 30 years nursing experience, including outpatient services, birthing center and oncology care. Additional staff include one registered nurse, one licensed practical nurse and one scheduler. “Dr. Mani, Beth and all the Cancer Care staff have a true passion for oncology and will serve our patients …

The Ohio State University

Want To Know Your Risk Of Obesity, Diabetes Problems? Here Is A Calculator | Forbes | 11/9/2019

… conference held in Las Vegas. Speaking of Vegas, this calculator, which comes as an app and also sits in the Cleveland Clinic Risk Calculator Library website, shows that the decision to get bariatric surgery is … Washington Health Research Institute (David E. Arterburn, MD, MPH) and The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center (Stacy A. Brethauer, MD). The study analyzed what happened to 2,287 patients who had undergone bariatric surgery and …

SFBW: Presenting the Honorees of the 2019 Apogee Awards | 11/4/2019

… you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it.” — Henry Ford HEALTH CARE CEO and President Cleveland Clinic Florida Barsoum is a member of the Cleveland Clinic executive team and a … Case Western Reserve University. He obtained his medical degree from the Ohio State University, followed by orthopedic surgery residency training at the Cleveland Clinic and a fellowship in adult reconstructive surgery at the New England …

American Diabetes Association

How To Manage Diabetes During The Holidays | 11/9/2019

… your host will likely appreciate the gesture. It can be a vegetable tray or a vegetable-based appetizer, says the Cleveland Clinic. Bringing your own dish is a great way to ensure there will be … lots of great ideas for low-sugar recipes on the American Diabetes Association website. Safe and Healthy Snacks for Diabetics 4. Closely Monitor Symptoms The key to enjoying the festive season when you have diabetes …

Web-based calculator predicts risk of death, complications from diabetes and obesity | 11/5/2019

… whether they have metabolic (bariatric) surgery or continue with standard medical treatment, according to a new study presented today by Cleveland Clinic researchers at the 36th American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) Annual … an app for Android and iOS (BariatricCalc). According to the American Diabetes Association, 30.3 million Americans had diabetes in 2015 and 1.5 million are diagnosed with the disease every year. People with obesity are at …

Brain Health

China Approves Seaweed Sugar as First New Alzheimer’s Drug in 17 Years | 11/8/2019

… Cleveland Clinic, Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health in Las Vegas, who is a scientific adviser to Green Valley. Separation between groups was largest—with a 4.55 ADAS-Cog point difference—in participants with the lowest MMSE scores at baseline, i.e., those whose dementia was most advanced. Lon Schneider of the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, said the trajectories were unusual, noting that the placebo group would be expected …

Comprehensive Cancer Centers in talks for new Las Vegas facility | 11/8/2019

Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health. Under terms of the exclusive negotiating agreement, the two sides have 90 days to agree on a purchase price. “Being able to better serve the west-central patient population is critical, and we want to collaborate with the Las Vegas Medical District,” said Jon Bilstein, executive director of the Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada, referring to the proposal’s proximity to the city’s …

Novartis

HF pharmacotherapy in midst of paradigm shift | 11/8/2019

… 26% in patients with HFrEF with and without diabetes. In PARAGON-HF, the angiotensin receptor/neprilysin inhibitor sacubitril/valsartan (Entresto, Novartis) narrowly missed its primary endpoint of reduction of CV death and HF hospitalizations in … Starling, MD, MPH, FACC, FESC, FHFSA, professor of medicine at Cleveland Clinic and immediate past president of HFSA, said in an interview. “It also shows there were no safety concerns. It shows us potentially, depending …

Quanterix Corporation Releases Operating Results for Third Quarter 2019 | Business Wire | 11/6/2019

… growing momentum for clinical validity of this marker. Serum-based Nf-L measurements were reported in major trials, such as Novartis’ Phase III ASCLEPIOS trial, Roche’s results for Phase III OPERA I, II and ORATORIO … Forum and the Healthcare CEO Summit in partnership with the Cleveland Clinic. We were also featured on “Nasdaq Spotlight” where we discussed ourbiomarker potential to enable precision health and participated in an interview withthe author …

Siemens

Quanterix Corporation Releases Operating Results for Third Quarter 2019 | Business Wire | 11/6/2019

… ASCLEPIOS trial, Roche’s results for Phase III OPERA I, II and ORATORIO trials, and Biogen’s data generated in collaboration with Siemens Healthineers using the Quanterix/UmanDiagnostics Nf-L antibodies to adapt the Simoa assay onto … Forum and the Healthcare CEO Summit in partnership with the Cleveland Clinic. We were also featured on “Nasdaq Spotlight” where we discussed ourbiomarker potential to enable precision health and participated in an interview withthe author …

First U.S. patients treated with Impella 5.5 with SmartAssist, a minimally invasive, forward flow heart pump | 10/31/2019

DANVERS, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Three cardiac surgeons at Cleveland Clinic, Hackensack Meridian Health and Cedars-Sinai Medical Center are the first in the United States to implant Abiomed’s (NASDAQ: ABMD) newest heart pump, the Impella … heart pump that is: 33198 Times Visited: 497 Servicing GE/Siemens Nuclear Medicine equipment with OEM trained engineers Numed, a well established company in business since 1975 provides a wide range of service options including …

Biogen

Quanterix Corporation Releases Operating Results for Third Quarter 2019 | Business Wire | 11/6/2019

… trials, such as Novartis’ Phase III ASCLEPIOS trial, Roche’s results for Phase III OPERA I, II and ORATORIO trials, and Biogen’s data generated in collaboration with Siemens Healthineers using the Quanterix/UmanDiagnostics Nf-L antibodies … Forum and the Healthcare CEO Summit in partnership with the Cleveland Clinic. We were also featured on “Nasdaq Spotlight” where we discussed ourbiomarker potential to enable precision health and participated in an interview withthe author …

New MS Drug, Vumerity, Approved by FDA | Everyday Health | 11/6/2019

… MS drug Tecfidera but may have fewer gastrointestinal side effects. Vumerity provides another treatment option for relapsing types of MS. Biogen Inc. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), on October 30, 2019, approved a … neurologist at the Mellen Center for Multiple Sclerosis at the Cleveland Clinic in Ohio. “We now know that MS is much more common than originally thought , and it’s not a one-size-fits-all condition …

Fitbit

Google Acquiring Fitbit: The Battle for the Personal Health Record starts with a Skirmish for Consumer Wearables | 11/5/2019

Get started Google Acquiring Fitbit: The Battle for the Personal Health Record starts with a Skirmish for Consumer Wearables Nov 5 ·6 min read Google’s acquisition of FitBit has resulted in many great stories recounting … a decade ago: After a pilot with patients at the Cleveland Clinic, Google released Google Health in 2008. Patients could volunteer their health records from different providers and store them in one centralized PHR with …

TGIF | 11/2/2019

Fitbit today for $2.1 billion in a stock transaction. CNBC expects that the move is aimed at Apple’s fitness tracker business. Finally, Cleveland Clinic projects the top 10 medical innovations for 2020. For example Therapy for Peanut Allergies –It’s a terrifying reality for 2.5 percent of parents – the possibility that at any moment, their child might be unable to breathe due to an allergic reaction. Though emergency epinephrine has reduced …

Microsoft Health

(USA-OH-Mayfield Heights) Health-Unit-Coordinator-GIEndoscopy | 11/3/2019

Microsoft Office experience preferred Requires full range of motion, manual and finger dexterity and eye-hand coordination. Requires frequent data entry, standing and walking for extensive periods of time. Requires normal or corrected speech, hearing and vision. Requires some exposure to communicable disease or body fluids. Personal Protective Equipment: Follows standard precautions using personal protective equipment as required. The policy of Cleveland Clinic and its system hospitals (Cleveland Clinic) is …

Cleveland Clinic and American Well join forces with a new telehealth joint venture | Business Insider | 10/23/2019

… each day, hours before they’re published on Business Insider, click here. Dubbed The Clinic, the joint venture (JV) will combine Cleveland Clinic’s health services with the telehealth expertise of American Well to deliver what the … in to read the briefing here . See Also: Humana and Microsoft ink a 7-year deal to upgrade digital tools for Medicare Advantage A new study reveals doctors fear the US opioid epidemic will be …

American Well

AwesomeCapital: HLTH19: Telehealth seeks to move beyond flu, but stymied by regulations | 11/2/2019

… rich world that’s used for things beyond the flu or the rash,” Roy Schoenberg, CEO of privately-held telehealth vendor American Well, told Healthcare Dive. “The thirst on the side of the health system to … a new company called The Clinic in tandem with The Cleveland Clinic. The joint venture provides virtual access to Cleveland Clinic’s medical specialists for patients with complex conditions. “Imagine for a second that, through technology …

Merck

Take Your Thiamine and Eat Your Cake Too? | 11/2/2019

… heart surgeries, diabetes maintenance programs and cancer-treatments is part of the problem. Doctors invest in Pizza Hut, Coca Cola, Merck, Monsanto, and whatever bulks up their investment portfolios. Their well-being and their families … commission in the RCAF. I did residency in pediatrics at Cleveland Clinic and in 1962 I was invited to join the staff. I was on the pediatric staff at the Cleveland Clinic from 1962 to …

More CREDENCE for SGLT2 Inhibition | Circulation | 10/30/2019

… receiving research grants and/or speaking honoraria from Amgen, AstraZeneca, Bayer Healthcare, Boehringer Ingelheim, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Eli Lilly, Janssen, Merck, Novartis, Novo Nordisk, Sanofi, and Sun Pharmaceuticals. He is also the is the President … the PORTICO trial, funded by St. Jude Medical, now Abbott), Cleveland Clinic (including for the ExCEED trial, funded by Edwards), Duke Clinical Research Institute, Mayo Clinic, Mount Sinai School of Medicine (for the ENVISAGE trial …

Celgene

Clinical Challenge: Thymomas and Thymic Carcinoma | Medpage Today | 11/1/2019

… form on the outside of the thymus. However, while linked together, they are different, said James Stevenson, MD, of the Cleveland Clinic. “They are both rare – maybe less than 2,000 cases a year in this … potential benefit.” Giaccone disclosed financial relationships with AstraZeneca, Boehringer Ingelheim, Celgene, G1 Therapeutics, Inivata, Karyopharm Therapeutics, and Lilly. 2019-11-01T14:30:00-0400 …

4 ‘key ingredients’ to develop a specialty medical home | 10/27/2019

… 2019. “We start small and build larger,” Miguel Regueiro, MD , chair of the department of gastroenterology, hepatology and nutrition at Cleveland Clinic, said during the David Sun Lecture. “The neighborhood concept of how we link … San Antonio. Disclosure: Regueiro reports financial relationships with AbbVie, Amgen, Celgene, Janssen, Miraca Labs, Pfizer, Salix, Shire, Takeda and UCB. Miguel Regueiro SAN ANTONIO — There are four key elements to success in creating a specialty …

Cerner

8 recent vendor contracts, go-lives | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/1/2019

… Angeles County Department of Health Services announced Oct. 25 that it integrated Safety Net Connect’s e-consult services with its Cerner EHR system. 2. The U.S. Coast Guard will begin to deploy its new Cerner … provider, to use artificial intelligence techniques in medical research. 6. Cleveland Clinic has teamed up with enterprise health operating system League to develop technology and other tools that will empower employees across the country to …

40+ hospitals and health systems with great innovation programs | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/19/2019

… listed in alphabetical order. Contact Laura Dyrda at with questions or comments on this list. Advocate Aurora Health Care: Advocate Cerner Collaborative. In 2012, Milwaukee-based Advocate Aurora Health Care partnered with Cerner to create … family self-referrals. Click here to read the full profile. Cleveland Clinic Innovations. Founded in 2000, Cleveland Clinic Innovations works with its robust provider network to create patient-benefiting medical products and companies. CCI partners …

Apple Health

Movers and shakers: 6 latest leadership changes affecting health IT | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/1/2019

… Cleveland Clinic, has joined the board of directors for wellness and telemedicine startup Hims & Hers. 5. American Telemedicine Association announced the addition of four new members to its 2020 board of directors: Mike Baird , Joseph M. DeVivo , Andrea Gelzer, MD, and Yasmine Winkler . 6. Apple has hired New York City-based Columbia University Medical Center cardiologist David Tsay, MD, a person familiar with the matter confirmed to CNBC after Dr …

Health official: No ‘short list’ of vaping illness suspects | 10/26/2019

… thing. “It’s a question of how severe the injury is, not what the injury is,” said Dr. Sanjay Mukhopadhyay, a Cleveland Clinic pathologist and the paper’s lead author. What chemical might have caused it? He … users’ interests. That sounds similar to the approach taken by Apple News , a free iPhone app. But Apple’s effort to contract with news organizations has been slow to take off. Apple News Plus, a $10 …

MemorialCare Innovation Fund

Welldoc Data Shows Patient Engagement Increases 2.5 Times When Clinician and Xealth Involved | PR Newswire | 9/17/2019

… improve health outcomes. Originally incubated and launched at Providence St. Joseph Health in 2017, Xealth works with UPMC, Atrium Health, Cleveland Clinic, Duke Health and other leading health systems. About Welldoc Welldoc® is a leading … PSJH) in 2017, and investors include Atrium Health, Cleveland Clinic, MemorialCare Innovation Fund, McKesson Ventures, Novartis, Philips, and ResMed as well as Providence Ventures, UPMC and the Froedtert and Medical College of Wisconsin Health Network …

How conversations with frontline hospital staff keep Xealth from becoming another ‘tone-deaf’ startup: 4 Qs with COO Aaron Sheedy | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/10/2019

Cleveland Clinic, MemorialCare Innovation Fund, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin network. In an interview with Becker’s , Mr. Sheedy described Xealth’s mission to streamline the entire care delivery process, end-to-end, by giving providers tools that will not only improve outcomes, but also lessen their own workloads. “We’re seeking out moments like that — when can we actually help doctors be better at what …

McKesson Ventures

Welldoc Data Shows Patient Engagement Increases 2.5 Times When Clinician and Xealth Involved | PR Newswire | 9/17/2019

… improve health outcomes. Originally incubated and launched at Providence St. Joseph Health in 2017, Xealth works with UPMC, Atrium Health, Cleveland Clinic, Duke Health and other leading health systems. About Welldoc Welldoc® is a leading … and investors include Atrium Health, Cleveland Clinic, MemorialCare Innovation Fund, McKesson Ventures, Novartis, Philips, and ResMed as well as Providence Ventures, UPMC and the Froedtert and Medical College of Wisconsin Health Network. For more information …

Inhaler Monitoring Cuts Hospitalization Usage, Study Finds | McKesson Ventures | 6/24/2019

… also known as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) whose inhalers were tracked by a monitoring device were less likely to need hospital admission, according to a new study by Propeller Health and the Cleveland Clinic. Electronic monitoring allowed healthcare providers to intervene sooner than they typically would had they relied solely on patients’ reporting of their respiratory distress. The study also highlights the role technology can play in providing data …

RBC Capital Markets

Executive Summit Tackles How to Lead in an Age of Personalization | PR Newswire | 9/17/2019

Cleveland Clinic, Chico’s , Target, Cardinal Health , UPS, Northwell Health, Google, Diversified Insurance Group, Los Angeles Rams, Schneider Electric, Microsoft, Banfield Pet Hospital, Aramark, Pacific Dental Services, San Miguel Group, Woman’s Hospital, RBC Capital Markets, Fairfield University , Metropolitan Community College , Keck Medicine of USC , UCSF Health, and CTCA Hospitals. Topics for Discussion will include: Welcome to the Age of Personalization Diversity Puts Us in Boxes, Inclusion Lets Us Be Human From …

Select Medical Holdings’ (SEM) Q3 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript | Seeking Alpha | 11/4/2017

… November 3, 2017, 09:00 am ET Executives Robert Ortenzio - Executive Chairman and Co-Founder Martin Jackson - EVP & CFO Frank Morgan - RBC Capital Markets Whit Mayo - Robert Baird Kevin Fischbeck - Bank of America Whit Mayo - Robert … hospital in our Cleveland joint venture in October with additional Cleveland Clinic Hospital in Akron now scheduled to open later this month. As I mentioned last quarter, we also have 2 new rehab hospitals under …

Providence Ventures

How conversations with frontline hospital staff keep Xealth from becoming another ‘tone-deaf’ startup: 4 Qs with COO Aaron Sheedy | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/10/2019

Providence Ventures, Atrium Health, Cleveland Clinic, MemorialCare Innovation Fund, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin network. In an interview with Becker’s , Mr. Sheedy described Xealth’s mission to streamline the entire care delivery process, end-to-end, by giving providers tools that will not only improve outcomes, but also lessen their own workloads. “We’re seeking out moments like that — when can we actually help doctors …

How 8 health systems are investing their venture capital dollars - Becker’s Hospital Review | 8/20/2019

… partnership network. Ascension Ventures’ portfolio companies include Apama Medical, Ingenious Med, ISTO Technologies, Olive, VisitPay and United Surgical Partners International. Cleveland Clinic has launched more than 80 startup companies since 2000 and in 2017, Cleveland … companies directly, including Regroup, a Chicago-based telemedicine solutions company. Providence Ventures invests in companies that improve quality and lower costs at Providence St. Joseph Health and beyond. It initially launched in 2014 and manages …

BioEnterprise

Startups Qr8 Health and Enspire DBS Therapy Become Newest Tenants at Global Center for Health Innovation | Business Wire | 8/7/2019

Cleveland Clinic and are led by serial healthcare entrepreneur Vince Owens, a 25-year veteran of the medical device industry, who has launched and exited several successful healthcare startups. “We are excited to welcome Qr8 Health and Enspire DBS Therapy to the Global Center community,” says Aram Nerpouni, president and CEO of BioEnterprise, which leads the Global Center’s strategic direction. “It’s a reflection of the growing vibrancy of our region …

Vivid Vision, MediView XR and Augment Therapy Take Top Honors in the Medical Capital Innovation Competition | Business Wire | 4/19/2019

CLEVELAND- BioEnterprise is pleased to announce the winners of the Third Annual Medical Capital Innovation Competition (MCIC), awarded yesterday at the Global Center for Health Innovation. These winning companies were chosen from a field of … and the Global Center for Health Innovation. Healthcare partners include Cleveland Clinic Innovations, University Hospitals, The MetroHealth System and ProMedica. Supporting sponsors include Case Western Reserve University and Develoco. ABOUT BIOENTERPRISE BioEnterprise is a business …

JP Morgan

Mednax, Inc. (MD) CEO Roger Medel on Q2 2019 Results - Earnings Call Transcript | Seeking Alpha | 8/4/2019

… Rice - Credit Suisse Ralph Giacobbe - Citi Kevin Fischbeck - Bank of America Jason Plagman - Jefferies Pito Chickering - Deutsche Bank Gary Taylor - JP Morgan Tao Qiu - Stifel Matthew Gillmor - Baird Whit Mayo - UBS Operator Ladies and gentlemen … be Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer for the Cleveland Clinics Indian River Medical Center, where as an executive team member she co-managed the overall hospital budget and staffing and specifically have five …

COO Departs From Billionaire’s Health Initiative Haven For ‘Family Reasons’ | Kaiser Health News | 5/20/2019

… as well as UnitedHealth Group’s Optum. (Kacik, 5/17) CNBC: Haven, The New Health Venture Led By Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway And JP Morgan, Just Lost Its No. 2 Exec Losing such a key executive so early … been considered part of the job. When you visit the Cleveland Clinic emergency department — whether as a patient, family member or friend — a large sign directs you toward a metal detector. (Harris-Taylor, 5/20) This …

Jazz Venture Partners

Prescription decision support platform RxRevu lands $15.9M, former Cleveland Clinic CEO joins board | MobiHealthNews | 6/6/2019

Search Prescription decision support platform RxRevu lands $15.9M, former Cleveland Clinic CEO joins board UCHealth led the funding with participation from the University of Virginia LVG Venture Fund, Presbyterian Healthcare Services, Inception Health/Froedtert Health, Children’s Hospital Colorado, UnityPoint Health, JAZZ Venture Partners and existing investor June 06, 2019 Share Colorado-based startup RxRevu, which specializes in using machine learning for prescription decision support, has landed $15.9 million in Series …

UCHealth leads $15.9M round for prescription decision support startup RxRevu - MedCity News | 6/5/2019

… University of Virginia LVG Venture Fund, Presbyterian Healthcare Services (NM), Inception Health/Froedtert Health, Children’s Hospital Colorado, UnityPoint Health and JAZZ Venture Partners. Post a comment / at 11:58 AM Shares 0 RxRevu , a Denver, Colorado … of directors: UCHealth chief innovation officer Richard Zane and former Cleveland Clinic CEO Toby Cosgrove. Other companies have also been working to improve prescription price transparency. For instance, earlier this year health IT vendor Cerner …

Morgan Stanley

Doctor-Vetted Investment Platform Ready To Bring On The VCs | Forbes | 5/22/2019

… California that provides investors with access to doctor-vetted startups in the healthcare market. Founded by Brian Smith, a former Morgan Stanley financial advisor and Jerry Harrison, an entrepreneur and former guitarist for the 1980 … is Kelly Emerton, senior director of product development at the Cleveland Clinic. She’s been providing due diligence for RedCrow for about a year, investigating the ideas, teams and intellectual property behind a startup looking to …

Hebrew University’s NEXUS:ISRAEL Summit To Showcase Israel’s Tech and Science Innovations | PR Newswire | 4/16/2019

Morgan Stanley, on urgent cybersecurity threats and how to confront them Jessica Billingsley , founder of MJFreeway, on how cannabis is changing the medical and wellness industries Dr. Geoffrey Vince of the Center for Transformative Nanomedicine at the Cleveland Clinic on the potential of new, molecular-level drug treatments Dan Senor , who with Saul Singer coined the phrase “Startup Nation” in their 2009 book on Israel’s innovation leadership, will be on …

RRE Ventures

Redox Lands $33M for Scalable Healthcare Data Interoperability Platform | HIT Consultant | 4/18/2019

… in Series C funding led by Battery Ventures. The Series C round also included participation from existing investors .406 Ventures, RRE Ventures, and Intermountain Ventures. Finally. A Scalable Way to Exchange Healthcare Data Currently, inconsistent … Key clients include AdventHealth, Atrium Health, Brigham & Women’s , Clarify Health, Cleveland Clinic, Geisinger, HCA, Healthgrades, Intermountain Healthcare, Invitae, Fitbit, Memorial Sloan Kettering, Microsoft, Ochsner, OSF HealthCare , PointClickCare , R1, ResMed, Stryker, UCSF, University of Pennsylvania, and …

Redox Raises $33 Million in Series C Funding Led by Battery Ventures to Revolutionize How Healthcare Data Is Exchanged | Benzinga | 4/17/2019

… 33 million Series C funding round led by global investment firm Battery Ventures with participation from existing investors .406 Ventures, RRE Ventures, and Intermountain Ventures. Click to Tweet: Excited to announce @Redox raised $33 million … Redox are AdventHealth, Atrium Health, Brigham & Women’s Hospital , Clarify Health, Cleveland Clinic, Geisinger, HCA, Healthgrades, Intermountain Healthcare, Invitae, Fitbit, Memorial Sloan Kettering, Microsoft, Ochsner, OSF HealthCare , PointClickCare , R1, ResMed, Stryker, UCSF, University of Pennsylvania, and …

Battery Ventures

Redox Lands $33M for Scalable Healthcare Data Interoperability Platform | HIT Consultant | 4/18/2019

… changing the way healthcare providers and software vendors share data has raised $33 million in Series C funding led by Battery Ventures. The Series C round also included participation from existing investors .406 Ventures, RRE … Key clients include AdventHealth, Atrium Health, Brigham & Women’s , Clarify Health, Cleveland Clinic, Geisinger, HCA, Healthgrades, Intermountain Healthcare, Invitae, Fitbit, Memorial Sloan Kettering, Microsoft, Ochsner, OSF HealthCare , PointClickCare , R1, ResMed, Stryker, UCSF, University of Pennsylvania, and …

Redox Raises $33 Million in Series C Funding Led by Battery Ventures to Revolutionize How Healthcare Data Is Exchanged | Benzinga | 4/17/2019

… of high-profile healthcare organizations and technology vendors working with Redox are AdventHealth, Atrium Health, Brigham & Women’s Hospital , Clarify Health, Cleveland Clinic, Geisinger, HCA, Healthgrades, Intermountain Healthcare, Invitae, Fitbit, Memorial Sloan Kettering, Microsoft, Ochsner, OSF … how you can leverage the Redox platform at www.redoxengine.com . About Battery Ventures Battery strives to invest in cutting-edge, category-defining businesses in markets including software and services, Web infrastructure, consumer Internet, mobile and industrial …

Mayo Clinic

Transforming Operating Rooms | 11/11/2019

OR of the future Operating rooms are the heart of any hospital. Johns Hopkins Hospital has 33 ORs; Mayo Clinic, 87 in Rochester; Cleveland Clinic, 100 These are also the chief revenue generators and cost centers. This piece from IBM describes the forces and opportunities of change in hospital surgery: “. . . the days of the hospital as we know it may be numbered. In a shift away from their traditional inpatient …

Use it or…lose it? A&P and Nursing | 11/10/2019

… Mayo Clinic, Cleveland Clinic, and Johns Hopkins patient facing websites- typically come up high in Google results and are easy to understand when getting outside of my own specialty/experiemce comfort zone. Usually it’s not just the anatomy I’m looking up but also pathophysiology and the other information that goes along with a disease process. 2 …

Harvard Medical School

EMBASE Cardiac Update AutoAlert: EPICORE Cardiac Surgery Blogger2 | 11/9/2019

… WA, United States (von Bardeleben) Department of Cardiology, University Medical Centre Mainz, Mainz, Germany (Cremer, Jaber) Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, United States (Celermajer) Faculty of Medicine and Health, University of Sydney … of Medicine, Houston, TX, United States (Shin) Department of Otolaryngology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, United States (Raol) Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, School of Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, United States Publisher …

HF pharmacotherapy in midst of paradigm shift | 11/8/2019

… compared with valsartan in PARAGON-HF. Scott D. Solomon, MD, Edward D. Frohlich Distinguished Chair and professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School, senior physician at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and executive committee co-chair … Starling, MD, MPH, FACC, FESC, FHFSA, professor of medicine at Cleveland Clinic and immediate past president of HFSA, said in an interview. “It also shows there were no safety concerns. It shows us potentially, depending …

Massachusetts General Hospital

EMBASE Cardiac Update AutoAlert: EPICORE Cardiac Surgery Blogger2 | 11/3/2019

… Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada (Shaw) Department of Anesthesiology, Vanderbilt University, Medical Center, Nashville, TN, United States (Sundt) Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, United States (Brown) Department of Cardiac Surgery, New Brunswick Heart … Centre Mainz, Mainz, Germany (Cremer, Jaber) Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, United States (Celermajer) Faculty of Medicine and Health, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia (Kaye) Department of Cardiology, Alfred Hospital …

The Gene Whisperer | 11/1/2019

… It’s early in the morning, but Postdoctoral Fellow Will Flavahan, PhD at the Broad Institute of MIT Bernstein Lab at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School is energized. Despite being up overnight to care … he explains. Dr. Flavahan started his doctoral work at the Cleveland Clinic studying how certain cells within a single tumor (cancer stem cells) could grow better and be more resistant to drugs than the rest …

Rush University Medical Center

20 Most Common Winter Diseases | 11/3/2019

… in the cold and talk to your doctor about seasonal changes in your condition. Dr. Emily Pennington , MD from the Cleveland Clinic, says to “make sure you have your asthma action plan in place. That … you feel depressed, you may be experiencing SAD. According to Rush University Medical Center , you may have SAD if you suddenly have difficulty taking initiative, don’t want to be social, or can’t sleep. You may …

BlackDoctor.org (BDO) Announces 2019 Top Hospitals for Diversity | PR Newswire | 10/10/2019

… Cleveland Clinic, Kaiser Permanente, Rush University Medical Center, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, George Washington University Hospital, Cedars­Sinai, Common Spirit Health, and Advocate Aurora Health. In highlighting the significance of the top hospitals list, BDO CEO Reginald Ware exclaims, “Our 19 million plus audience places a great importance upon cultural humility and sensitivity when it comes to the entire healthcare delivery system. Our users have expressed a strong desire for us …

John Hopkins Medicine

20 Most Common Winter Diseases | 11/3/2019

… in the cold and talk to your doctor about seasonal changes in your condition. Dr. Emily Pennington , MD from the Cleveland Clinic, says to “make sure you have your asthma action plan in place. That … a fever, runny nose, watery eyes, or sneezing. According to John Hopkins Medicine , “Whooping cough is on the rise, because fewer children are getting vaccinations and then boosters every 10 years. In recent years, between …

ONE HUNDRED And Gobel Group Form Strategic Partnership In Healthcare Philanthropic Consulting | PR Newswire | 10/7/2019

… management, data analytics, and board and volunteer leadership training, among other areas. Gobel’s team of 25 individuals includes seasoned healthcare development professionals and clinicians from the top medical centers in the nation, including Cleveland Clinic, Johns Hopkins Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Duke Medicine , and other leading philanthropy programs. Gobel’s consultants have led programs that have raised hundreds of millions annually and directed billion-dollar campaigns. In eight years, Gobel Group has …

Montefiore Medical Center

20 Most Common Winter Diseases | 11/3/2019

… in the cold and talk to your doctor about seasonal changes in your condition. Dr. Emily Pennington , MD from the Cleveland Clinic, says to “make sure you have your asthma action plan in place. That … migraines away during the winter. Dr. Cynthia Armand , MD, from Montefiore Medical Center also says, “The migraine brain loves schedule, so try to keep a normal schedule as much as possible.” 18 Pink Eye Pink …

REDUCE FMR Study Shows Cardiac Dimensions’ Carillon® System Significantly Improves Mitral Regurgitation And Slows Worsening Of Heart Failure | PR Newswire | 9/12/2019

… non-implant sham procedure. The primary endpoint was change in mitral regurgitant volume (RV) at 1-year, as assessed by Cleveland Clinic’s blinded Vascular Core Lab. Secondary endpoints included change in left ventricular end diastolic … 3):506-11. 5. Latib, A. “Coronary Sinus Annuloplasty.” New York , Montefiore Medical Center. 6. Lipiecki J, Siminiak T, Sievert H, et al. Coronary sinus-based percutaneous annuloplasty as treatment for functional mitral regurgitation: the TITAN …

Sutter Health

Study: Removing sweet drinks from work, works | 11/2/2019

… of the University of California, San Francisco after it banned the sale of sweet drinks on hospital property. Currently, the Cleveland Clinic, Fairview Hospitals and Allina Health are among health systems nationally with similar bans … conducting a large, multi-center controlled trial California health system Sutter Health

Study: Removing sweet drinks from the workplace works | 10/31/2019

… of the University of California, San Francisco after it banned the sale of sweet drinks on hospital property. Currently, the Cleveland Clinic, Fairview Hospitals and Allina Health are among health systems nationally with similar bans … conducting a large, multi-center controlled trial California health system Sutter Health. Related Topics …

Geisinger

8 recent vendor contracts, go-lives | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/1/2019

Cleveland Clinic has teamed up with enterprise health operating system League to develop technology and other tools that will empower employees across the country to take control of their healthcare. 7. Shriners Hospitals for Children is partnering with genomics telehealth technology company Genome Medical to advance precision medicine and genetic services offered at the Tampa, Fla.-based health system’s new genomics institute. 8. Danville, Pa.-based Geisinger Health System announced …

UCSF Banned Sugary Drink Sales, Here Is What Happened Next | Forbes | 10/30/2019

… Cleveland Clinic, the University of Michigan Health System, the Baylor Health Care System, and the Geisinger Clinic, have instituted sugar-sweetened beverage sales bans as well, there are still many healthcare institutions that continue to pour some sugar on their employees. Schmidt pointed out that “institutions arrange pouring rights with soda companies. The institutions will then co-brand and market sugar-sweetened beverages.” This could be money-makers for institutions …

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

First US patients treated with Impella 5.5 with SmartAssist | 11/1/2019

Three cardiac surgeons at Cleveland Clinic, Hackensack Meridian Health and Cedars-Sinai Medical Center are the first in the United States to implant Abiomed’s (NASDAQ: ABMD) newest heart pump, the Impella 5.5 with SmartAssist. Ed Soltesz, MD, Mark Anderson, MD, and Danny Ramzy, MD, have each successfully implanted multiple pumps during cardiac procedures at their hospitals. Mark Anderson, MD, chief of the Division of Cardiac Surgery and cardiothoracic surgeon at …

First U.S. Patients Treated with Impella 5.5 with SmartAssist, a Minimally Invasive, Forward Flow Heart Pump – Company Announcement - FT.com | Financial Times | 10/31/2019

DANVERS, Mass. –(BUSINESS WIRE)–Oct. 31, 2019– Three cardiac surgeons at Cleveland Clinic , Hackensack Meridian Health and Cedars-Sinai Medical Center are the first in the United States to implant Abiomed ’s (NASDAQ: ABMD) newest heart pump, the Impella 5.5 with SmartAssist . Ed Soltesz , MD, Mark Anderson , MD, and Danny Ramzy , MD, have each successfully implanted multiple pumps during cardiac procedures at their hospitals. This press release features multimedia. View …

Hackensack Meridian Health

First US patients treated with Impella 5.5 with SmartAssist | 11/1/2019

Three cardiac surgeons at Cleveland Clinic, Hackensack Meridian Health and Cedars-Sinai Medical Center are the first in the United States to implant Abiomed’s (NASDAQ: ABMD) newest heart pump, the Impella 5.5 with SmartAssist. Ed Soltesz, MD, Mark Anderson, MD, and Danny Ramzy, MD, have each successfully implanted multiple pumps during cardiac procedures at their hospitals. Mark Anderson, MD, chief of the Division of Cardiac Surgery and cardiothoracic surgeon at …

First U.S. Patients Treated with Impella 5.5 with SmartAssist, a Minimally Invasive, Forward Flow Heart Pump – Company Announcement - FT.com | Financial Times | 10/31/2019

DANVERS, Mass. –(BUSINESS WIRE)–Oct. 31, 2019– Three cardiac surgeons at Cleveland Clinic , Hackensack Meridian Health and Cedars-Sinai Medical Center are the first in the United States to implant Abiomed ’s (NASDAQ: ABMD) newest heart pump, the Impella 5.5 with SmartAssist . Ed Soltesz , MD, Mark Anderson , MD, and Danny Ramzy , MD, have each successfully implanted multiple pumps during cardiac procedures at their hospitals. This press release features multimedia. View …

UnitedHealthcare

New UnitedHealthcare Benefit for Low Back Pain Helps Reduce Invasive Procedures and Address the Opioid Epidemic | Business & Finance | heraldchronicle.com | Business Wire | 10/29/2019

MINNETONKA, Minn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Oct 29, 2019– UnitedHealthcare has introduced a new benefit for people with acute low back pain that makes it more affordable to access physical therapy and chiropractic care, helping to improve … chronic-low-back-pain-clinical-practice . April 4, 2017. 6 Cleveland Clinic. Chronic Back Pain. https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/16869-chronic-back-pain . Accessed July 2019. 7 Harvard Medical School, https://www.health.harvard.edu/pain/when-is …

Aetna

Global Genitourinary Partnering Deal Trends, Players and Financials Directory 2014-2019 | PR Newswire | 10/24/2019

… deals by technology type 2014 to 2019 Companies Mentioned A1M Pharma Acerus Aceto Corporation Acon Labs Acurx Pharmaceuticals AEterna Zentaris Aetna Akebia Therapeutics AKESOgen Alivio Therapeutics Allegis Holdings Allergan Alnylam Pharmaceuticals AM-Pharma American Diabetes … Society of America Casper Pharma Celtic Biotech ChemoCentryx CJ Corp Cleveland Clinic Clinipace Worldwide Codexis Cogentix Medical Collaborative Study Group Columbia University Control Flo Medical Cook Biotech Cook Medical Corino Therapeutics Covance CrossBay Medical Cryolife …

Cleveland Clinic, AmWell launch new telehealth company - POLITICO | 10/23/2019

… Cleveland Clinic, AmWell launch telehealth company: The new venture, called “The Clinic,” will be jointly operated by both groups. — Spotlight on telemental health: A new survey from Epstein Becker & Green finds that virtual consultations for behavioral health are becoming more common, despite some legislative barriers. — FTC’s health data demands: The agency ordered Aetna, Anthem, BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee, Cigna, United Healthcare, Ballad Health and Cabell Huntington Hospital to hand over …

Humana

Global Genitourinary Partnering Deal Trends, Players and Financials Directory 2014-2019 | PR Newswire | 10/24/2019

… Hospital Caldera Pharmaceuticals CamelBak Cara Therapeutics CARB-X Cardio Renal Society of America Casper Pharma Celtic Biotech ChemoCentryx CJ Corp Cleveland Clinic Clinipace Worldwide Codexis Cogentix Medical Collaborative Study Group Columbia University Control Flo Medical … Cell Institute Healthy.io Helix BioPharma HemoCleanse Hitachi Medical Systems Europe Humana Hydra Biosciences HydroCision Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Idera Pharmaceuticals IDIBELL ImpediMed Imprimis Pharmaceuticals Innovation Network Corporation Innovative Diagnostic Laboratory Innovus Pharmaceuticals …

Cleveland Clinic, AmWell launch new telehealth company - POLITICO | 10/23/2019

… unique patient identifiers. Tomorrow marks a year since the SUPPORT Act was signed into law. Here’s what else we’re tracking: — Cleveland Clinic, AmWell launch telehealth company: The new venture, called “The Clinic,” will be jointly … not plan to use FHIR.” Health IT Business Watch MICROSOFT, HUMANA TO TACKLE AGING WITH AI, VOICE TECH — A new partnership aims to bring predictive technology to elder care, including systems that can keep up …

Oscar Health

Oscar Health, Cleveland Clinic growing co-branded health plan in more Ohio counties | FierceHealthcare | 10/10/2019

RELATED: Oscar heads into ‘strong’ individual market looking to lure members with consumer-centric onboarding Schlosser said that Oscar’s plan design, including its concierge teams, free up Cleveland Clinic’s providers to “focus on patient care above all else.” “Using an innovative approach, this partnership allows patients to easily navigate the healthcare and health insurance system while receiving the highest quality of care to improve their overall health,” Doug Chaet, chief …

Google Alert - care plan | 10/10/2019

care plan As-it-happens update ⋅ October 10, 2019 NEWS Oscar Health, Cleveland Clinic growing co-branded health plan in more Ohio counties FierceHealthcare The Cleveland Clinic + Oscar plans are available on the state’s Affordable Care Act exchanges, and first launched in 2018. The joint insurance plan is … Flag as irrelevant Geisinger Health Plan adds Penn State Health to provider network Becker’s ASC Review Geisinger Health Plan’s provider network includes …

Health Net

Allegheny Health Network Announces Transition of Prominent Leaders to Critical New Roles | PRWeb | 10/9/2019

Allegheny Health Network Announces Transition of Prominent Leaders to Critical New Roles Share Article Allegheny Health Network today announced two significant transitions in its leadership team. David Parda, MD, has been named President of Allegheny … by some of the nation’s preeminent medical centers, including the Cleveland Clinic and Mayo Clinic, and is viewed as a leadership structure that promotes high-quality, high-value clinical care and exceptional patient experiences. “It’s …

26 recent hospital, health system executive moves | Becker’s Hospital Review | 8/23/2019

… Review.2. Abilene (Texas) Regional Medical Center appointed Matt Butler CFO.3. Michael Collins , CEO of Manchester-based Eastern Connecticut Health Network, will retire in October.4. Abilene (Texas) Regional Medical Center named Matt Conrad … in Grand Junction, Colo., has appointed Bryan Johnson president.14. Cleveland Clinic Union Hospital in Dover, Ohio, appointed Dana Kocsis, MSN, RN, chief nursing officer, effective Aug. 16.15. River Hospital in Alexandria Bay, N.Y., has …

Donald Trump

Morning Headlines: UAW to Vote on Deal with Ford; Google to Break Ground on Central Ohio Center | 11/1/2019

… largest; Ohio Supreme Court reassesses charges for man sentenced for killing son; Westlake man sentenced to five years for defrauding Cleveland Clinic; Judge deems 24-year-old man claimed to be child competent to stand … House moved to proceed with the impeachment probe into President Donald Trump. The Columbus Dispatch reports Democratic Representatives Joyce Beatty of Jefferson Township, Marcy Kaptur of Toledo and Tim Ryan of Niles voted in favor …

‘Start Here’: House approves impeachment inquiry and Chicago teachers’ strike ends - ABC News | 11/1/2019

… on Thursday passed a resolution to authorize the ongoing impeachment inquiry, signaling a new phase in the investigation into President Donald Trump’s dealings with Ukraine. ABC News Senior Congressional correspondent Mary Bruce tells “Start Here … of quality and operations for the emergency departments in the Cleveland Clinic Health System, told ABC News. Sometimes, there are contests among the staff on who’s taking care of the patient with the best costume …

Elon Musk

Sequoia VC Roelof Botha Talks Direct Listings And SoftBank: ‘Good Investors Are Shock Absorbers, Not Amplifiers’ | Forbes | 10/31/2019

… Focus on that. And then you’ll be able to get through those tough times as we did.” Peter Thiel and Elon Musk, seen here at PayPal’s offices in 2000, brought on Roelof Botha as CFO … limited partners. Those include Harvard, MIT, the Ford Foundation, the Cleveland Clinic and the Mayo Clinic, Botha said. “When we generate returns, we don’t have the rich get richer, we end up helping these organizations …

Mark Hyman

More People Turning To Technology When It Comes To Health, Research Finds | 10/26/2019

Mark Hyman from the Cleveland Clinic says. “You can see people’s stories of them changing their diet, losing weight, getting healthy, so it’s an awesome way to inspire and connect people.” The research shows we’re socializing less in person, as 51% of those surveyed preferred to send a text than talk on the phone, and 33% said they spend more time on social media than conversing face-to-face. Americans …

Parade/Cleveland Clinic Healthy Now Survey Reveals: Technology’s Growing Influence On Healthy Living Behaviors; Americans Spend More Time On Social Media Vs. Socializing | PR Newswire | 10/11/2019

… influencer? Would U.S. adults rather talk or text? Socialize in real life or scroll through social media? Parade magazine and Cleveland Clinic joined forces for the second year in a row to poll Americans on … trending health habits offer good outcomes, others are dangerous, says Mark Hyman , M.D., director of Cleveland Clinic’s Center for Functional Medicine. “There can be a lot of false health claims out there, so it’s important …

Michael Roizen

Cleveland Clinic announces Top 10 Medical Innovations for 2020 | 10/24/2019

Cleveland Clinic today announced the Top 10 Medical Innovations for 2020 at a multimedia presentation that capped off the 2019 Medical Innovation Summit. Now in its 17 th year, the annual Medical Innovation Summit is organized by Cleveland Clinic Innovations, the development and commercialization arm of Cleveland Clinic. The list of up-and-coming technologies was selected by a panel of Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists, led by Michael Roizen

Cleveland Clinic Unveils Top 10 Medical Innovations for 2020 | 10/24/2019

Cleveland Clinic today announced the Top 10 Medical Innovations for 2020 at a multimedia presentation that capped off the 2019 Medical Innovation Summit. Now in its 17 th year, the annual Medical Innovation Summit is organized by Cleveland Clinic Innovations , the development and commercialization arm of Cleveland Clinic. The list of up-and-coming technologies was selected by a panel of Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists, led by Michael Roizen

Semih Sen

Cleveland Clinic, American Well launching new joint venture telehealth company | FierceHealthcare | 10/22/2019

Cleveland Clinic and telehealth company American Well are launching a joint venture to provide broad access to comprehensive and high-acuity care services via telehealth, the organizations announced Monday. Named The Clinic, the Cleveland-based … company’s telehealth services. The vision of The Clinic, according to Semih Sen, chief business development officer for the organization, is to make its “service level available to every human being on Earth.” RELATED: What’s next …

Cleveland Clinic’s Semih Sen on business growth in healthcare and why it’s a challenge | Becker’s Hospital Review | 7/11/2019

Semih Sen became Cleveland Clinic’s first chief business development officer July 1. Here he discusses his new responsibilities and how he hopes to help set the organization up for success. Question: What are your key responsibilities as chief business development officer? Semih Sen: Overall, our goal is to build an entrepreneurial core for Cleveland Clinic to proactively pursue opportunities that will eventually benefit our patients, our organization and the wider …

Ben Harder

U.S. News Announces New Population Health Track for 2019 Healthcare of Tomorrow Conference | PR Newswire | 10/16/2019

… M.D., President, Ochsner Health Network; Senior Vice President, Community Care, Ochsner Health System Douglas Chaet , FACHE, Chief Managed Care Officer, Cleveland Clinic Emily Maxson , M.D., Chief Medical Officer, Aledade, Inc. How Children’s Hospitals Can Make … measuring and highlighting those challenges at the hospital level,” said Ben Harder , managing editor and chief of health analysis at U.S. News. “The post-conference workshop is an opportunity for us to receive guidance from …

U.S. News Announces New Population Health Track for 2019 Healthcare of Tomorrow Conference | Markets Insider | Business Insider | 10/16/2019

… M.D., President, Ochsner Health Network; Senior Vice President, Community Care, Ochsner Health System Douglas Chaet , FACHE, Chief Managed Care Officer, Cleveland Clinic Emily Maxson , M.D., Chief Medical Officer, Aledade, Inc. How Children’s Hospitals Can Make … measuring and highlighting those challenges at the hospital level,” said Ben Harder , managing editor and chief of health analysis at U.S. News. “The post-conference workshop is an opportunity for us to receive guidance from …

Michael J. Fox

Climb 2 Conquer Charity Event to Benefit The Michael J. Fox Foundation on November 2 (Las Vegas, NV) | 10/11/2019

Inaugural CLIMB2CONQUER Event to Take Place at Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health, Featuring a Local Celebrity Chef-Studded Dine-Around with Open Bar, Live Auction, Live Music and More LAS VEGAS, NV – Team Fox Las Vegas invites the greater Southern Nevada community to attend an inaugural fundraising event at the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health benefitting The Michael J. Fox Foundation on November 2 from 7:00 …

The Michael J. Fox Foundation and Massachusetts General Hospital Announce Initiative to Engage Underrepresented Populations in Parkinson’s Research | PR Newswire | 10/9/2019

NEW YORK and BOSTON , Oct. The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research (MJFF) and the Community Access, Recruitment, and Engagement (CARE) Research Center at Massachusetts General Hospital announce an innovative study to make Parkinson’s … importance of Parkinson’s research and of obtaining a Parkinson’s diagnosis. Cleveland Clinic Florida, Weston : This site is engaging Hispanic communities in southern Florida through educational seminars and partnership with local support groups. University of Colorado …

Amit Kumar

Anixa Biosciences Names Cancer Vaccine Pioneer Dr. Ian H. Frazer to Scientific Advisory Board | PR Newswire | 10/10/2019

… of cervical and other cancers. “We are honored to have such a distinguished scientist join our Scientific Advisory Board,” stated Amit Kumar , PhD, President and Chief Executive Officer of Anixa Biosciences. “Dr. Frazer’s discoveries have … team,” commented Dr. Frazer. “The vaccine technology invented at the Cleveland Clinic is an exciting approach to prophylactic (preventive) vaccination. I am excited to lend my experience and expertise to enable testing this novel immunological …

Anixa Biosciences Announces a Strategic Alliance and Licensing Agreement with Cleveland Clinic for an Innovative Breast Cancer Vaccine Technology | PR Newswire | 7/17/2019

… the body’s immune system to fight cancer, today announced that it has established a strategic alliance and license agreement with Cleveland Clinic for an innovative breast cancer vaccine technology. Cleveland Clinic researcher Dr. Vincent Tuohy … against polio, small pox and other infectious diseases,” said Dr. Amit Kumar , President and CEO of Anixa. Dr. Kumar continued, “We are looking forward to taking this technology into human testing in the next several …

Jackie Drees

How Cleveland Clinic applies telemedicine for patient, clinician communication | Becker’s Hospital Review | 10/7/2019

Muhammad Shazam Hussain, MD, heads up Cleveland Clinic’s stroke program as director of the health system’s cerebrovascular center. In July, Cleveland Clinic opened its first telemedicine-equipped neurology step-down unit, which uses telemedicine technology … their practice. To participate in future Becker’s Q&As, contact Jackie Drees at More articles on telehealth …

Cleveland Clinic provided 46K telehealth visits in 2018: 3 notes | Becker’s Hospital Review | 8/27/2019

Cleveland Clinic provided 46K telehealth visits in 2018: 3 notes Jackie Drees - Cleveland Clinic’s efforts to grow its patient population will be largely supported by the health system’s telehealth visits, which it completed 46,000 of last year, according to Cleveland.com . Three notes: 1. After launching in 2014, Cleveland Clinic provided 70 total telehealth visits for the year. 2. Now, an estimated 70 specialties at the health system offer virtual visits …

LeBron James

In offseason search for life balance, Cavaliers’ Kevin Love finds his ‘Parts Unknown’ - The Morning Call | Chicago Tribune | 10/6/2019

Cleveland Clinic Courts. “But I think the coolest part is experiencing new stuff, doing stuff way out of your comfort zone. I met a lot of interesting and cool people from different walks of life. I don’t want to be that sappy guy, but that’s what’s been pretty damn cool.” The Cavs won just 19 games last season after the free agency departure of LeBron James, ending a run of …

Cleveland Cavaliers 2019-20 NBA Season Preview | 9/11/2019

… cut out for them in a quickly improving Central Division. One year removed from the start of another project without LeBron James, let’s see where this new era of Cavaliers basketball is headed. FIVE GUYS … and switch roles when necessary. Following his introductory presser at Cleveland Clinic Courts, a league source raved over Garland’s potential . If his track record before his short college stay translates to the pros, there’s a …