Healthcare Topic Updates

Digital Health

MassMutual Ventures Announces USD $100 Million Second Fund for Southeast Asia | Business Wire | 1/21/2020

BOSTON & SINGAPORE- MassMutual Ventures (MMV) announced today that it has launched a second fund of $100 million for Southeast Asia, bringing its total capital under management to USD $350 million across four funds – two USD $100M funds in the U.S. and USD $150M in Southeast Asia across two funds. One year after establishing MassMutual Ventures Southeast Asia (MMV SEA) , the Singapore-based team will continue to build on its successful …

Patient Satisfaction

2019 Physician Office Market Report - Burnout Costs Physician Offices an Estimated $4.6 Billion Annually - ResearchAndMarkets.com | Business Wire | 1/20/2020

DUBLIN- The “2019 Physician Office Market Report” has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The 2019 Physician Office Market Report focuses on challenges and opportunities faced by physician offices, clinicians, and their employers. Key findings include: By 2027, the physician office market is projected to reach $1.2 trillion Burnout costs physician offices an estimated $4.6 billion annually Urgent care centers treat 89 million annually In the last 14 years, the number …

Population Health

Jazz Pharmaceuticals Receives EU Marketing Authorisation for Sunosi® (solriamfetol) for Excessive Daytime Sleepiness in Adults with Narcolepsy or Obstructive Sleep Apnea | PR Newswire | 1/20/2020

… Schedules of Controlled Substances: Placement of Solriamfetol in Schedule IV. Available at: https://www.deadiversion.usdoj.gov/fed_regs/rules/2019/fr0617_3.htm Last accessed July 2019 . Young et al. Epidemiology of Obstructive Sleep Apnea A Population Health Perspective. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine 2002;165(9):1217–1239. American Academy of Sleep Medicine. Central disorders of hypersomnolence. In: The International Classification of Sleep Disorders - Third Edition (ICSD-3 …

Telehealth

2019 Physician Office Market Report - Burnout Costs Physician Offices an Estimated $4.6 Billion Annually - ResearchAndMarkets.com | Business Wire | 1/20/2020

… In 2020 Patients Prefer Urgent Care Centers For General Symptoms High Patient Satisfaction, Convenience Spur Growth In Retail Clinics Majority Of Community Health Center Patients Are Uninsured Or Below Federal Poverty Level CHCs Use Telehealth To Expand Service Areas Salary Top Challenge For CHC Recruitment And Retention Opioid Prescriptions Fall 33% Under Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs POL Revenues Reach $4 Billion In 2018 GHX Reports $6.3 Billion In Physician Office …

Regenerative Medicine

Gene Therapy Market Worth $13.0 Billion by 2024 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™ | PR Newswire | 1/20/2020

CHICAGO , Jan. 20, According to the new market research report “ Gene Therapy Market by Vectors [Non-viral (Oligonucleotides), Viral (Retroviral (Gammaretroviral, Lentiviral), Adeno-associated], Indication (Cancer, Neurological Diseases), Delivery Method (In Vivo, Ex Vivo), Region - Global Forecast to 2024” , published by MarketsandMarkets™, is projected to reach USD 13.0 billion by 2024 from USD 3.8 billion in 2019, at a CAGR of 27.8% from 2019 to 2024. Download PDF Brochure: https …

Revenue Cycle Management

Forcura Drives Interoperability for Post-Acute Health Industry with Record Setting Year | PRWeb | 1/20/2020

… of record with a click. This efficient process enables better and safer patient care since clinicians will now have the information necessary to begin and maintain treatment plans. The integration also optimizes our clients’ revenue cycle management with a fully digital orders management process that reconciles outstanding orders and initiates billing within the EHR. Driving interoperability for the post-acute industry remains a significant goal for Forcura, now entering its …

Clinical Research

Contract Research Organization (CRO) Market Outlook to 2024 - Increased Technology Adoption in the Form of eClinical Solutions & Innovative Trial Designs Expected to Transform the CRO Landscape | PR Newswire | 1/20/2020

Contract Research Organization (CRO) Market Outlook to 2024 - Increased Technology Adoption in the Form of eClinical Solutions & Innovative Trial Designs Expected to Transform the CRO Landscape News provided by Jan 20, 2020, 14:00 ET Share this article DUBLIN , Jan. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ – The “Global Contract Research Organization (CRO) Market, Forecast to 2024” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. Owing to a constantly changing pharmaceutical landscape, the industry is expected …

Patient Engagement Solutions

Global Patient Engagement Solutions Market 2020-2024 | Evolving Opportunities With Cerner Corp. and athenahealth Inc. | Technavio | Business Wire | 1/18/2020

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jan 17, 2020– The global patient engagement solutions market is poised to grow by USD 18.36 billion during 2020-2024, progressing at a CAGR of almost 18% during the forecast period. Request Free Sample Pages This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200117005288/en/ Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled global patient engagement solutions market 2020-2024 (Graphic: Business …

Autism Therapy

Leading Provider of Applied Behavior Analysis for Autism Announces New Location in Houston, Texas | PRWeb | 1/18/2020

Leading Provider of Applied Behavior Analysis for Autism Announces New Location in Houston, Texas Share Article Therapy and Beyond, a leading provider of autism treatment for individuals, will expand its applied behavior analysis and autism therapy programs to a new location in Sugar Land, TX. Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) programs can help increase language and communication skills, as well as help individuals develop healthy social and coping behaviors. Therapy and …

Remote Monitoring

TCS: Strong Share Gains in Europe Stand Out in Seasonally Weak Q3 | PR Newswire | 1/17/2020

… the ‘ Building Reputation Through Brand and Differentiation ‘ category. TCS’ IoT solutions won two awards at ASSOCHAM’s Emerging Digital Technologies Awards 2019, in the ‘ Most Innovative Use of Emerging Digital Technology – IoT ‘ category for its Remote Monitoring and Predictive Maintenance solution, and in the ‘ Intelligent Enterprise Award for Most Innovative Application – Developed for Government ‘ category for using TCS DigiFleet™ to transform public transportation in India . TCS Advanced Drug Development (ADD) won …

Healthcare Communications

Version 2.0 Communications Wins Bronze for Best Boutique Agency by Bulldog Reporter | Business Wire | 1/17/2020

… and influencer relations and strategic, scrappy approach to PR Three Platinum PR Awards, for the agency’s campaign execution on behalf of UiPath (category Media Relations Campaign), Llamasoft (category Global PR Campaign) and DirectPath (category Healthcare Communications Campaign) About Version 2.0 Communications Version 2.0 Communications is a public relations and digital communications agency recognized as the smart choice for disruptors worldwide that must navigate a new era of communications to create …

Healthcare Cybersecurity

Cybersecurity Issues Impeding Progress in the Medical Device Market, 2019-2024 - Issues, Risks & Problems; Alternatives; Solutions; and Forecasts | PR Newswire | 1/17/2020

DUBLIN , Jan. 17, The “Healthcare Cybersecurity Impact on the Wearable Medical Device Market” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. This health industry market briefing provides an overview of wearable medical devices with consideration towards privacy and security issues impacting the wearable medical device market. It assesses the security and privacy risks involved with wearable devices and the potential to impact associated healthcare services. It takes these issues into consideration …

Home Care Management

Real-Time Alerts Enable HHUNY to Improve Transitions for Incarcerated Individuals in New York State | Business Wire | 1/17/2020

… spanning 54 counties in New York State. Partnering with more than 180 Care Management agencies and 1,000 Care Managers, HHUNY has engaged over 58,000 members since its inception in 2013. HHUNY MSO supports Health Home Care Management agencies by providing practice management and administrative support services through Training, Marketing, HIT, Billing, CQI and Provider Network Relations. Many Medicaid beneficiaries suffer from multiple or severe chronic conditions, and benefit from organized …

Healthcare Advisory

For the Second Year in a Row, Ponder is Recognized as the Top Healthcare Financial Advisory firm by Thomson Reuters | PR Newswire | 1/17/2020

… a healthcare finance and strategic advisory firm focused exclusively on providing leading capital advisory, mergers & acquisitions, strategic advisory and management consulting services to not-for-profit hospitals and healthcare systems. With 45 years of healthcare advisory experience, we have perfected the art of objective advice and the science behind skilled transaction to bring seamless healthcare financial, strategy, and organizational transformation services to a wide range of provider organizations, from standalone …

Clinical Information Systems

Healthcare Cloud Computing World Market Analyses; 2014-2019 & 2020-2026 | PR Newswire | 1/17/2020

… and Scope 4.2 Application Market Share Analysis, 2018 & 2026 4.3 Segment Dashboard 4.4 Global Healthcare Cloud Computing Market, by Application, 2015 to 2026 4.5 Market Size & Forecasts and Trend Analyses, 2015 to 2026 4.5.1 Clinical information systems 4.5.2 Non-clinical information systems Chapter 5 Healthcare Cloud Computing Market: Segment Analysis, by Deployment Methods, 2014 - 2026 (USD Million) 5.1 Definition and Scope 5.2 Deployment Methods Market Share Analysis, 2018 & 2026 5.3 …

Tele-ICU

Advanced ICU Care Launches Tele-ICU Services with The Regional Medical Center | PR Newswire | 1/17/2020

ST. LOUIS Advanced ICU Care , the nation’s leading provider of high-acuity telemedicine services, announced that The Regional Medical Center (RMC), a non-profit hospital providing leading-edge care in Orangeburg, SC , has implemented the company’s tele-ICU care services. The tele-ICU care will support patients in the hospital’s Intensive Care Unit and Coronary Care Unit. RMC’s mission is to deliver high quality, compassionate care to every patient, every …

NCQA Credentialing

American Well clinical partner Online Care Group receives NCQA credentialing accreditation | Becker’s Hospital Review | 1/17/2020

American Well clinical partner Online Care Group receives NCQA credentialing accreditation Jackie Drees - American Well’s clinical partner Online Care Group received accreditation in credentialing from the National Committee for Quality Assurance, according to a Jan. 16 news release. Four notes: 1. The NCQA accreditation is valid through December 2022. It is the third time Online Care Group has received the accreditation. 2. Online Care Group received the accreditation for its …

Behavior Change Programs

Bon Secours Mercy Health invests in Lirio artificial intelligence platform | Healthcare IT News | 1/17/2020

… Starcher will join Lirio’s board, according to the Cincinnati-based health system, which has more than 1,000 care sites across seven U.S. states and in Ireland. Together, the two organizations will “co-develop new behavior change programs that target at-risk populations proactively and preventatively in ways that both improve care quality and achieve operational efficiencies,” said Mike West, Lirio’s chairman and CEO, said. “By effectively utilizing large volumes of …

Patient Engagement Platform

University Health System Selects Gozio Health to Develop Mobile Wayfinding Platform | PRWeb | 1/17/2020

University Health System Selects Gozio Health to Develop Mobile Wayfinding Platform Share Article The hospital-branded mobile wayfinding and patient engagement platform will provide intuitive, turn-by-turn indoor navigation at University Hospital and access to 28 satellite clinics. University Health System is leading the region in developing a mobile wayfinding platform to improve overall access to healthcare for patients. “Digital transformation in healthcare has arrived, and University Health System …

Radiology Information System

Healthcare Cloud Computing Industry Report 2020: World Market to Exceed $92 Billion by 2027 | PR Newswire | 1/17/2020

DUBLIN , Jan. 17, The “Healthcare Cloud Computing - Global Market Outlook (2018-2027)” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The Global Healthcare Cloud Computing Market accounted for $18.28 billion in 2018 and is expected to reach $92.24 billion by 2027, growing at a CAGR of 19.7%. Proliferation of new payment models and costoefficiency of cloud, dynamic nature of health benefit plan designs, and implementation of the patient protection and affordable care …

Health Insurance CRM

TCS: Strong Share Gains in Europe Stand Out in Seasonally Weak Q3 | PR Newswire | 1/17/2020

… for seamless employee onboarding, superior engagement and experience. Selected by a leading American health insurer to improve engagement of customers and partners, while creating new efficiencies in related business functions. A leading cloud-based health insurance CRM platform will replace the legacy front and back-office systems, reimagining how business is done and provide a unified experience across business functions. Engaged by a US-based bank to streamline its customer …

Healthcare Services Market

At $73.5 Trillion, Retail and Wholesale to Leave the Rest Behind in the Top 10 Global Markets of 2020 | PR Newswire | 1/17/2020

… growth is due to the low interest rate environment, emerging markets growth, and global economic growth. Following these markets by size are the information technology market to be at $8,495 billion in 2020, the healthcare services market to be at $7,614 billion , the metal and mineral manufacturing market to be at $7,158 billion , the paper, plastics, rubber, wood and textile manufacturing market to be at $7,063 billion , and the oil …

URAC

PANTHERx® Rare Pharmacy Selected by Blueprint Medicines Corporation to Distribute AYVAKIT™ (avapritinib) for Genomically Defined Patient Population with Rare Cancer, GIST | PR Newswire | 1/17/2020

PITTSBURGH , Jan. 17, PANTHERx ® Rare Pharmacy announces that it has been selected by Blueprint Medicines Corporation as a very limited distribution partner for breakthrough drug AYVAKIT ™ (avapritinib). It has been approved for the treatment of adult patients with unresectable or metastatic gastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST) harboring a PDGFRA exon 18 mutation, including PDGFRA D842V mutations. With nationwide distribution of AYVAKIT, PANTHERx establishes a formidable presence in the precision oncology space …

CMS Innovation Center

CMS Innovation Center names new tech chief | Modern Healthcare | 1/17/2020

Print Shannon Sartin Shannon Sartin, the former director of digital service at the CMS, said she will return to the agency to help lead technology next week. “I will be continuing my work at CMS as the chief technology officer at CMMI, a team that I am beyond thrilled to join,” Sartin said in a blog post announcing her new role Thursday. The Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation is where …

American College of Rheumatology

AMPEL BioSolutions Announces Gene-Based Lupus Diagnostic At Biotech Showcase In San Francisco | PR Newswire | 1/17/2020

SAN FRANCISCO , Jan. AMPEL BioSolutions’ Co-Founder and COO/CSO Dr. Amrie Grammer today at the Biotech Showcase at JP Morgan Healthcare announces the kickoff of a Series A $12.5M raise to commercialize LuGENE TM , a gene-based diagnostic. AMPEL’s initial focus is Lupus, but the test can be used for many autoimmune or inflammatory diseases. AMPEL’S goal is to have its test available for routine use by physicians within …