Jackie Drees

Telehealth

Teladoc Health launches nutrition counseling service: 3 things to know | Becker’s Hospital Review | 12/3/2019

Teladoc Health launches nutrition counseling service: 3 things to know Jackie Drees - Teladoc Health is expanding its virtual care offering with the addition of Teladoc Nutrition, a personalized nutrition counseling service, according to a Dec … can be conducted by phone or video. More articles on telehealth

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Stanford Health Care deploys telehealth platform to bridge gaps in emergency care | Becker’s Hospital Review | 12/3/2019

Stanford Health Care deploys telehealth platform to bridge gaps in emergency care Jackie Drees - Print Email Stanford (Calif.) Health Care launched telehealth services within its pediatric emergency department to allow the health system’s pediatric specialists at other facilities to provide care for patients virtually, according to a Dec. 3 news release. Stanford’s Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital does not have an ED, so emergency care for pediatric patients is provided at …

Montana to launch $10M telehealth program for pregnant, postpartum patients | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/22/2019

Montana to launch $10M telehealth program for pregnant, postpartum patients Jackie Drees - Print Email Montana Gov. Steve Bullock announced on Nov. 21 that the state will launch a $10 million telehealth program to expand healthcare for pregnant and postpartum patients who live in rural areas of the state. The Montana Obstetric and Maternal Support program will roll out in early 2020 and will use telehealth services to bring more obstetric …

Apple Health

Bayhealth deploys Apple’s Health Records app: 4 notes | Becker’s Hospital Review | 12/3/2019

Bayhealth deploys Apple’s Health Records app: 4 notes Jackie Drees - Dover, Del.-based Bayhealth is now offering Apple’s Health Records application to patients to streamline access to their available medical data, according to a Dec. 3 news release. Four notes: 1. Health Records compiles patients’ health information, including lab results, medications and procedures, into a single app on iPhone. 2. Apple built Health Records based on Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources …

Intermountain CMIO: How interoperability bridges gaps in knowledge, decision support to improve patient care | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/15/2019

… view progress notes, lab tests, X-ray results and similar information. Intermountain is also one of the hospitals participating in Apple’s health information exchange program, Apple Health Records. This allows our patients to receive real … they develop. To participate in future Becker’s Q&As, contact Jackie Drees at More articles on EHRs …

VA deploys Apple Health Records feature | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/6/2019

Apple Health Records feature Jackie Drees - Print Email Apple’s Health Records feature for iPhone is now available to veterans as part of the technology giant’s partnership with Department of Veterans Affairs, according to a Nov. 6 news release. VA and Apple partnered in February to extend Health Records on iPhone access to veterans. The department slowly rolled out the feature to select patients over the summer before making it available …

Virtual Care

Teladoc Health launches nutrition counseling service: 3 things to know | Becker’s Hospital Review | 12/3/2019

Teladoc Health launches nutrition counseling service: 3 things to know Jackie Drees - Teladoc Health is expanding its virtual care offering with the addition of Teladoc Nutrition, a personalized nutrition counseling service, according to a Dec. 3 news release. Three things to know: 1. Members who use Teladoc Nutrition will work directly with registered dieticians, rather than nutritionists or wellness coaches. 2. Teladoc dieticians will virtually assess the patient’s clinical nutrition …

Stanford Health Care deploys telehealth platform to bridge gaps in emergency care | Becker’s Hospital Review | 12/3/2019

Stanford Health Care deploys telehealth platform to bridge gaps in emergency care Jackie Drees - Print Email Stanford (Calif.) Health Care launched telehealth services within its pediatric emergency department to allow the health system’s pediatric specialists … custom reporting features. The health system plans to deploy the virtual care services on a larger scale and add a telehealth workstation in every pediatric ED exam room, according to the news release. More articles …

UnityPoint Health enlists remote hospitalists for overnight patient care | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/19/2019

UnityPoint Health enlists remote hospitalists for overnight patient care Jackie Drees - Print Email Fort Dodge, Iowa-based UnityPoint Health — Trinity Regional Medical Center welcomed six new hospitalists to its staff this month who connect with and examine patients using telemedicine technology, according to The Messenger . TRMC, which is part of West Des Moines, Iowa-based UnityPoint Health’s network, partnered with Eagle Telemedicine on the telemedicine program. The virtual care services …

Teladoc

Teladoc Health launches nutrition counseling service: 3 things to know | Becker’s Hospital Review | 12/3/2019

Teladoc Health launches nutrition counseling service: 3 things to know Jackie Drees - Teladoc Health is expanding its virtual care offering with the addition of Teladoc Nutrition, a personalized nutrition counseling service, according to a Dec. 3 news release. Three things to know: 1. Members who use Teladoc Nutrition will work directly with registered dieticians, rather than nutritionists or wellness coaches. 2. Teladoc dieticians will virtually assess the patient’s clinical nutrition …

Teladoc offers free virtual visits to individuals affected by California wildfires | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/5/2019

Teladoc offers free virtual visits to individuals affected by California wildfires Jackie Drees - Teladoc Health is providing California residents who are displaced by the state’s wildfires free access to telehealth visits through its virtual care network, according to the company’s Nov. 4 news release. Teladoc will extend telehealth appointments for general, nonemergency illnesses including respiratory infections, sinus conditions and allergies. Any individual who has been displaced by the California fires …

Teladoc visits up 45%, hit 928K in Q3: 5 things to know | Becker’s Hospital Review | 10/31/2019

Teladoc visits up 45%, hit 928K in Q3: 5 things to know Jackie Drees - Teladoc Health posted a 45 percent increase in total visits and revenue of $138 million for the third quarter of 2019, which ended Sept. 30. Five things to know: 1. Teladoc reported $138 million in revenue, a 24 percent increase from $111 million during the third quarter of 2018. 2. The telehealth company posted a 63 …

Stanford Health Care

Stanford Health Care deploys telehealth platform to bridge gaps in emergency care | Becker’s Hospital Review | 12/3/2019

Stanford Health Care deploys telehealth platform to bridge gaps in emergency care Jackie Drees - Print Email Stanford (Calif.) Health Care launched telehealth services within its pediatric emergency department to allow the health system’s pediatric specialists at other facilities to provide care for patients virtually, according to a Dec. 3 news release. Stanford’s Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital does not have an ED, so emergency care for pediatric patients is provided at …

16 hospitals, health systems seeking Allscripts, Cerner, Epic, Meditech talent | Becker’s Hospital Review | 5/23/2019

16 hospitals, health systems seeking Allscripts, Cerner, Epic, Meditech talent Jackie Drees - Print Email Four of the top vendors that hospitals use to participate in the Medicare EHR Incentive Program are Allscripts, Cerner, Epic and … UW Health (Middleton, Wis.): Seeks a clinical systems manager. 2. Stanford Health Care (Palo Alto, Calif.): Seeks a clinical systems analyst. 3. Eisenhower Medical Center (Rancho Mirage, Calif.): Seeks a clinical applications information systems director …

Telehealth appointment prices from 7 health systems, vendors | Becker’s Hospital Review | 5/17/2019

Telehealth appointment prices from 7 health systems, vendors Jackie Drees - Here’s how much seven health systems and vendors charge patients for a telehealth appointment. 1. Doctor on Demand and Humana’s health plan On Hand charges … MD charges $75 to $99 . 7. Stanford Children’s Health and Stanford Health Care , both in Palo Alto, Calif., charge $700 for its Grand Rounds program, which offers digital second opinion consultations from Stanford physicians. More …

Cerner

Cerner’s new voice tech marks 500-patent milestone | Becker’s Hospital Review | 12/2/2019

Cerner’s new voice tech marks 500-patent milestone Jackie Drees - Print Email Cerner announced on Dec. 2 that it has achieved its 500th patent: a new voice-assisted technology to support clinician documentation. The 500th issued patent aims to reduce clinicians’ documentation burden by leveraging voice input technology and natural language processing. The product can capture the conversation between a clinician and patient to document the medical visit and identify …

Intermountain CMIO: How interoperability bridges gaps in knowledge, decision support to improve patient care | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/15/2019

… these capabilities in our EHR systems both in the past as well as projects we’re currently working on in our Cerner system. Q: Have you rolled out any technologies, such as wearables or remote patient … they develop. To participate in future Becker’s Q&As, contact Jackie Drees at More articles on EHRs …

Washington hospital now live on Cerner EHR | Becker’s Hospital Review | 10/15/2019

Washington hospital now live on Cerner EHR Jackie Drees - Print Email Mid-Valley Hospital in Omak, Wash., deployed a Cerner EHR to move its hospital and clinic onto the same digital records platform. Mid-Valley Hospital and Clinic began the EHR implementation project in 2017. Since January, the facilities have completed several rounds of integrated testing and staff training to ensure the EHR system functions properly. The facilities launched the …

GE Healthcare

GE Healthcare inks $100M partnership with European imaging provider | Becker’s Hospital Review | 12/2/2019

GE Healthcare inks $100M partnership with European imaging provider Jackie Drees - GE Healthcare announced on Dec. 2 that it has signed a $100 million, multiyear agreement to deploy imaging and digital technologies across Affidea’s diagnostic imaging services network. Five things to know: 1. GE Healthcare will implement more than 200 pieces of equipment in Affidea’s network of centers across Europe. 2. The technologies to be installed include 60 new MRIs …

Mayo Clinic in the News Weekly Highlights for November 8, 2019 | 11/8/2019

… chemicals are to blame. Becker’s Hospital Review , How to restore the physician-patient relationship in medicine, limit technology misuse by Jackie Drees — During Becker’s Hospital Review’s 5th Annual Health IT + Revenue Cycle event in Chicago … acute kidney injury. McDonald, who is a scientific advisor for GE Healthcare, the manufacturer of a variety of contrast media products, will present evidence at the upcoming Kidney Week 2019. If you would like to …

NYC Health + Hospitals funnels $224M into medical imaging tech upgrade | Becker’s Hospital Review | 10/14/2019

NYC Health + Hospitals funnels $224M into medical imaging tech upgrade Jackie Drees - Print Email NYC Health + Hospitals announced Oct. 9 that it will invest $224 million over the next 10 years to upgrade medical imaging technology across the New York City-based health system. The public health system selected GE Healthcare to provide the new equipment. NYC Health + Hospitals currently operates 470 imaging machines and performs 1.5 million imaging procedures …