Digital Health Strategy

Nafasi za Kazi | Advisor Digital Hospitals 2 Posts | 8/18/2020

… young people post-partum; (4) Improved community health fund foundations; (5) Data-based facility and council budget planning.In the area of “Digital Hospitals”, the project supports the implementation of a part of the National Digital Health Strategy 2019, specifically its intention of modernising processes in public hospitals and improving quality of care provided using digital technology. The Ministry of Health, Community Development and Gender, Elderly and Children (MoHCDGEC) and the …

2 Job Opportunities at GIZ, Advisor Digital Hospitals | 8/18/2020

… people post-partum; (4) Improved community health fund foundations; (5) Data-based facility and council budget planning. In the area of “Digital Hospitals”, the project supports the implementation of a part of the National Digital Health Strategy 2019, specifically its intention of modernising processes in public hospitals and improving quality of care provided using digital technology. The Ministry of Health, Community Development and Gender, Elderly and Children (MoHCDGEC) and the …

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Adviser to the Director at WHO, Geneva, Switzerland | 8/17/2020

… The primary role of WHO is to direct and coordinate international health within the United Nations system. Key Job Responsibilities The Adviser to the Director functions: (Ad) Participate in the finalization of the Global Digital Health Strategy , including high level consultations and presentations. Guide the development of frameworks and tools needed to implement the Global Digital Health Strategy , including a maturity model, a digital health toolbox and a business case …

“This Has Allowed Us to Step Back”: CIO Keith Perry on Covid’s Lasting Impact | 8/11/2020

… spoke with Keith Perry, CIO at St. Jude’s, about what it took to make the idea a reality, the challenges his team faced, and how he hopes to continue to build out a strong digital health strategy . Perry also talked about the organization’s transition to the cloud, the resource center his team was able to quickly put together, and how he believes Covid-19 will impact his philosophy as CIO …

Media: Article: How the American Medical Association is Changing the Game of Healthcare Innovation | 8/11/2020

… to pursue a career in healthcare, I wanted to learn more from the Champions about their experiences working in the industry. I had the opportunity to speak with Meg Barron , the Vice President of Digital Health Strategy at the American Medical Association (AMA) and a member of the MCHT Board of Advisors . Below are some of the takeaways from our eye-opening conversation about her career at the AMA, her …

CVS Health Corp. (CVS) Q2 2020 Earnings Call Transcript | 8/5/2020

… point-of-care rapid test diagnostics. Through the end of July, we administered approximately 2 million COVID-19 tests, with the vast majority scheduled digitally as a result of our highly adaptable consumer-centric digital health strategy . And finally, we recently launched a new digital platform to assist with registering COVID-19 patients for clinical trials as vaccines and therapeutic treatments are developed. We view this new service as a …

CVS Health (CVS) Q2 2020 Earnings Call Transcript | The Motley Fool | 8/5/2020

… point-of-care rapid test diagnostics. Through the end of July, we administered approximately 2 million COVID-19 tests, with the vast majority scheduled digitally as a result of our highly adaptable, consumer-centric digital health strategy . And finally, we recently launched a new digital platform to assist with registering COVID-19 patients for clinical trials as vaccines and therapeutic treatments are developed. We view this new service as a …

Senior Medical Science Director, Digital Health : South San Francisco | 8/5/2020

Senior Medical Science Director, Digital Health South San Francisco Title: Senior Medical Science Director, Digital Health Function: US Medical Affairs Location: SSF Position Overview Responsible for implementing the digital health strategy aimed at transforming clinical care and patients’ outcomes and experience through digital tools. Collaborates to drive timely data generation and dissemination of novel clinical trials including (but not limiting to) decentralized clinical trials, telemedicine, remote digital patient monitoring and …

Case Study: How a VAM Service helped two large healthcare organisations consolidate and transform | 8/3/2020

… support on the best way to integrate the software requirements of the organisations into a single strategy. The aim was to optimise their IT estate and create the right foundations to build their future digital health strategy . The Solution Trustmarque provided professional service consultancy to look at the customer’s entire IT estate. This included our comprehensive Virtual Asset Manager (VAM) Service , powered by Snow. The VAM service gives organisations greater …

Tandem Diabetes Care Inc (TNDM) Q2 2020 Earnings Call Transcript | The Motley Fool | 7/31/2020

… future edition of the mobile bolus delivery feature through an app and the clearance of the t:sport insulin delivery system. As a reminder, our t:connect mobile app is the center of our digital health strategy moving forward, which is why we took a more metered approach to its launch over the past few weeks. Even without broad promotion, approximately 15,000 people have downloaded the app since its release …

“We Found Ways to Be Creative”: CIO Keith Perry on St. Jude’s Game-Changing App | 7/29/2020

… spoke with Keith Perry, CIO at St. Jude’s, about what it took to make the idea a reality, the challenges his team faced, and how he hopes to continue to build out a strong digital health strategy . Perry also talked about the organization’s transition to the cloud, the resource center his team was able to quickly put together, and how he believes Covid-19 will impact his philosophy as CIO …

MercyAscot Deploys InterSystems TrakCare in the Cloud During New Zealand Lockdown | 6/29/2020

… Deploys InterSystems TrakCare in the Cloud During New Zealand Lockdown June 29, 2020 22 Views Remote go-live support and videoconferencing keeps clinical information and transformation initiative on track to deliver full benefits of digital health strategy InterSystems , a creative data technology provider dedicated to helping customers solve the most critical scalability, interoperability, and speed problems, today announced that leading private healthcare provider MercyAscot has gone live with InterSystems TrakCare’s …

News From DiabetesMine™ D-Data ExChange 2020 | 6/13/2020

… lack of training on the use of telemedicine for medical students. Only 19% of students felt prepared to use technology to care for patients. In 2019, 38% of health systems CEOs didn’t have a digital health strategy . However, Zweifach acknowledged that the coronavirus pandemic has solidified telemedicine as a mainstay in healthcare. In fact, when asked what barriers prevented providers from using telemedicine over the years, she responded that regulatory …

Telehealth in the Context of COVID-19: Changing Perspectives in Australia, the United Kingdom, and the United States | 6/9/2020

… internet connection” despite, as noted by Snoswell et al [ 23 ], that these could be freely or cheaply done via a “tablet or PC”. The broader context for Australia had been set in the nation’s digital health strategy that called for “widening access to telehealth services” [ 31 ]. Finally, on March 30, 2020, the Australian government announced funding of AUS $669 million (US $454 million) for the rollout of a universal telehealth …

How telemedicine is being used on the frontlines of the coronavirus crisis | MobiHealthNews | 3/26/2020

… for some time. Obviously it is really having its moment right now and [has been] able to step up to keep providers and patients safe on the front lines,” Meg Barron, vice president of Digital Health Strategy at the American Medical Association, said during the summit. She noted that health systems all over the country are reporting a rapid increase in adoption, and mentioned that Cleveland Clinic’s telehealth calls had …

ACT Health goes live with Miya Precision at two hospitals | Healthcare IT News | 3/19/2020

… in New South Wales in May 2019, according to a Healthcare IT News report . ON THE RECORD “The management of the patient’s journey through digital future ready technology is a core component of our Digital Health Strategy ,” said ACT Health CIO Mr Peter O’Halloran. “This is a significant milestone in our longstanding and productive relationship with ACT Health. We are excited to continue our collaborative engagement to improve clinical workflows …

Team leader Digital Hospitals at GIZ | 3/18/2020

… people post-partum; (4) Improved community health fund foundations; (5) Data-based facility and council budget planning. In the area of “Digital hospitals”, the project supports the implementation of a part of the National Digital Health Strategy 2019, specifically its intention of modernising processes in public hospitals and improving quality of care provided using digital technology. The Ministry of Health, Community Development and Gender, Elderly and Children (MOHCDGEC) and the …

I Have To Say This Release From The ADHA Has Me Somewhat Stumped! | 3/11/2020

This appeared a day or so ago.National Digital Health Strategy March updates04 March 2020: The Service Registration Assistant and the Child Digital Health Record proof of concept are coming soon.Service Registration Assistant (SRA)The new Service Registration Assistant – now in the evaluation phase – can reduce paperwork, keep healthcare practice details accurate and improve patient outcomes and experiences. It offers immediate benefits for healthcare organisations by reducing the burden of needing …

b.well Connected Health Secures $16 Million in Series A Funding | PR Newswire | 3/11/2020

… persistent, portable, and personalized. “Over the past five years b.well has successfully partnered with self-insured employers, payers, health systems and providers by providing them the software to configure and launch their own unique digital health strategy with a sharp focus on consumer experience. Building on this strong foundation, and with increased demand for digital delivery of health services that support population health and value-based care models, we are …

ADHA: you can’t manage what you won’t measure « Wild Health Summits : Connectivity | 11/19/2019

… the CEO of the ADHA Tim Kelsey announces in a press release that “The 2018–19 Annual Report shows the Agency is making significant progress toward the key priorities set out in the National Digital Health Strategy ”, then should we not expect ‘significant progress’ to be defined by starting points, end points and where we think we are on that spectrum? But the report has no meaningful benchmarking of performance …

ONTARIO: Province trumpets digital health strategy with video visits, online bookings | 11/14/2019

It is expected to be fully implemented in 2021-22 Nov 13, 2019 5:20 Stock image MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — Ontario Health Minister Christine Elliiott says in about two years, patients will be able to book more appointments online and review their own electronic health records. She says the government is adopting a digital-first health strategy, which is expected to be fully implemented in 2021-22. Elliott says the strategy also includes using …

Ontario government promotes digital health strategy, which includes video visits and online bookings | 11/14/2019

Ontario government promotes digital health strategy, which includes video visits and online bookings By Staff The Canadian Press Posted November 13, 2019 7:35 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size - A Larger font Increase article font size A + Copy link MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – Ontario Health Minister Christine Elliott says in about two years, patients will be able to book more appointments online and review their own electronic health records. She says …

Ford government says digital health strategy is the prescription for ending hallway medicine | 11/14/2019

… and fully connected health system, Elliott said, adding it will offer patients more choices and making health care simpler, easier and more convenient for patients. Michelle DiEmanuele, president and CEO of THP, said the digital health strategy is a “step forward” in re-imagining Ontario’s health system and connects doctors and patients with 21st century innovation. “Your announcement will help us even go further.” Elliott said the strategy will expand …

Digital health strategy trumpeted | 11/14/2019

The Canadian Press MISSISSAUGA, Ont.—Ontario Health Minister Christine Elliiott said in about two years, patients will be able to book more appointments online and review their own electronic health records. She said the government is adopting a digital-first health strategy, which is expected to be fully implemented in 2021-22. Elliott said the strategy also includes using more video visits with health-care professionals and giving providers better access …

Ontario trumpets digital health strategy with video visits, online bookings | 11/13/2019

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. - Ontario Health Minister Christine Elliiott says in about two years, patients will be able to book more appointments online and review their own electronic health records. She says the government is adopting a digital-first health strategy, which is expected to be fully implemented in 2021-22. Elliott says the strategy also includes using more video visits with health-care professionals and giving providers better access to patient records …

Electronic Medical Record

Weekly Australian Health IT Links – 25th November, 2019. | 11/25/2019

… support the Australian health workforce in the global transformation to a digital health future. The Roadmap builds upon Australia’s National Digital Health Strategy and the associated Framework for Action. The Roadmap describes the current state … to prevent shock. To develop the method, the researchers ran electronic medical records through a modern predictive algorithm to accurately project the likelihood of septic shock. The results are published in The Journal of Pediatrics …

Australia’s St. Stephen’s Hospital earns HIMSS Davies Award for device integration, patient safety | Healthcare IT News | 10/22/2019

… is also one of the first two HIMSS Analytics Stage 7 validated hospitals in Australia , as tracked by HIMSS Analytics Electronic Medical Record Adoption Model. Later this month, HIMSS is partnering with the Australia Digital … adopted a variety of technology solutions as part of a digital health strategy to improve acute care access and quality in the Hervey Bay area,” said Jonathan French, senior director of quality and value-based …

Electronic Health Records

ONTARIO: Province trumpets digital health strategy with video visits, online bookings | 11/14/2019

It is expected to be fully implemented in 2021-22 Nov 13, 2019 5:20 Stock image MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — Ontario Health Minister Christine Elliiott says in about two years, patients will be able to book more appointments online and review their own electronic health records. She says the government is adopting a digital-first health strategy, which is expected to be fully implemented in 2021-22. Elliott says the strategy also includes using …

Digital health strategy trumpeted | 11/14/2019

The Canadian Press MISSISSAUGA, Ont.—Ontario Health Minister Christine Elliiott said in about two years, patients will be able to book more appointments online and review their own electronic health records. She said the government is adopting a digital-first health strategy, which is expected to be fully implemented in 2021-22. Elliott said the strategy also includes using more video visits with health-care professionals and giving providers better access …

Health Management

The Messages From The ADHA Chair In The Annual Report And Associated Release Require Close Scrutiny. | 11/10/2019

… health management. The expansion and transition of My Health Record is but the start of the journey for the Agency, there are a number of foundational steps outlined in the National Digital Health Strategy yet to be realised. We will need continued focus as we build the next pieces of national infrastructure and further strengthen our partnerships. Technology has the capacity to improve safety and convenience, while at the same …

Prisma Health Selects MDLIVE as Preferred Virtual Healthcare Partner to Deliver Streamlined Digital Health Services Across South Carolina | Globe Newswire | 11/7/2019

… Using this kind of technology to improve quality outcomes and access for our patients is at the center of our digital health strategy. Prisma Health is proud to drive innovation by offering digital tools to … we will work to bring affordable, accessible, high-quality virtual health management and care to communities throughout South Carolina as MDLIVE continues to harness the power of virtual healthcare to meet the needs of health …

Virtual Healthcare

Prisma Health Selects MDLIVE as Preferred Virtual Healthcare Partner to Deliver Streamlined Digital Health Services Across South Carolina | Globe Newswire | 11/7/2019

English Français Prisma Health Selects MDLIVE as Preferred Virtual Healthcare Partner to Deliver Streamlined Digital Health Services Across South Carolina Partnership to Leverage MDLIVE’s Comprehensive Virtual Health Platform, Strategic Consulting Services and Advanced APIs to … access for our patients is at the center of our digital health strategy. Prisma Health is proud to drive innovation by offering digital tools to our South Carolina community.” Prisma Health will directly integrate MDLIVE’s …

Prisma Health Selects MDLIVE as Preferred Virtual Healthcare Partner to Deliver Streamlined Digital Health Services Across South Carolina | Benzinga | 11/7/2019

Sunrise, Fla., Nov. 07, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – MDLIVE Inc., an industry-leading virtual healthcare service, today announced a strategic partnership with Prisma Health, the largest not-for-profit health company in South Carolina. Prisma Health … access for our patients is at the center of our digital health strategy. Prisma Health is proud to drive innovation by offering digital tools to our South Carolina community.” Prisma Health will directly integrate MDLIVE’s …

Patient Safety

Australia’s St. Stephen’s Hospital earns HIMSS Davies Award for device integration, patient safety | Healthcare IT News | 10/22/2019

… MATTERS The hospital, which is part of UnitingCare Queensland, has been recognized for its use of connected technology to boost patient safety and improve quality outcomes. On its path to digitization, St. Stephen’s staff kept … adopted a variety of technology solutions as part of a digital health strategy to improve acute care access and quality in the Hervey Bay area,” said Jonathan French, senior director of quality and value-based …

Creating better health for all Australians through digital health | Healthcare IT News | 8/16/2019

… Australian Digital Health Agency ( ADHA ) and talks about why the My Health Record is a key pillar in Australia’s National Digital Health Strategy. Q. Could you tell us more about your role as CCIO of … by the Institute of Medicine (IOM) Report ‘Health IT and Patient Safety: Building Safer Systems for Better Care’, published in 2012, with a subsequent commitment by the Obama administration to establish the roadmap to develop …

Population Health

Mayo Clinic innovation leader Dr. Douglas Wood: ‘There is no innovation without action’ | Becker’s Hospital Review | 10/17/2019

… digital health strategy, the population health strategy — all of those came out of the Center for Innovation. We just recently launched a new patient service program for CAR T therapy, and we are engaged in planning some large hospital projects at our campus in Arizona. We are thinking about how we visualize data and how we can change the way information is presented from the electronic record. We’re thinking about …

Inaugural Bay Area Health Summit Brings Healthcare Industry Together to Transform Communities | PR Newswire | 10/16/2019

… Jason Lee , Associate Principal at ECG Management Consultants Marilyn Milkman, MD at Bay Spring Medical Group Chris O’Dell , Director of Digital Health Strategy and Alliances at Stanford Health Care Tip Kim, Chief Market Development Officer … management and care coordination programs, use of healthcare technology, and population health management strategies. Brown & Toland collaborates with leading hospitals and health plan providers to help improve the health of our Bay Area communities. To …

Community Health

Second report from the Premier’s Council on Improving Healthcare and Ending Hallway Medicine lays a strong foundation for a digital health strategy but lacks a health equity lens | 6/25/2019

… System , the second report from the Premier’s Council on Improving Healthcare and Ending Hallway Medicine. A coalition of over 100 Community Health Centres, Nurse Practitioner-Led Clinics, Aboriginal Health Access Centres and Community-Governed Family … innovations, the report lays a strong foundation for a provincial digital health strategy. This highly-anticipated digital strategy, however, is only part of the solution to building a more sustainable health system that works for …

U.S. News Unveils Speakers for 2019 Healthcare of Tomorrow Conference | Markets Insider | Business Insider | 6/6/2019

… digital health strategy. Confirmed speakers include: Jeffrey R. Balser , M.D., Ph.D., Dean, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine ; President and CEO, Vanderbilt University Medical Center Alisahah J. Cole, M.D., Chief Community Impact Officer, Atrium Health Ceci Connolly , President and Chief Executive Officer, Alliance of Community Health Plans John Evans , Chief Executive Officer, Beam Therapeutics Marc Harrison , M.D., President and Chief Executive Officer, Intermountain Healthcare Thomas Howell , M.D., Medical Director for Patient …

Medication Management

McKesson UK acquires British medication management startup Echo | MedCity News | 6/21/2019

Health IT , Startups McKesson UK acquires British medication management startup Echo Through its app, London-based Echo, which was founded in 2015, offers prescription fulfillment and reminders to take medications. Post a comment / Jun 20 … McKesson UK said that the acquisition is part of its digital health strategy, which focuses on providing convenient ways for customers to manage their health online. “We know that our customers are always looking for …

Zava, Cara Care and Lifen secure funding and other news briefs | MobiHealthNews | 6/20/2019

medication management and ordering of repeat prescriptions, the company announced this week. Echo was founded by Sai Lakshmi in 2015, who stepped down as chief executive officer in 2018. McKesson said the acquisition of Echo was part of its new digital health strategy. “We know that our customers are always looking for ways to make their lives easier by managing more things online. That’s why growing our digital capabilities is …

Digital Health Technology

Watson’s drug discovery setback - POLITICO | 4/19/2019

digital health technology touting mobile apps and telemedicine, our POLITICO Europe colleague Helen Collis reports. Specific suggestions included birth and death notifications via mobile devices, provider-to-provider telemedicine and mobile-device-based decision support for health workers. This is the first of WHO’s planned examinations of digital health; the organization is developing a global digital health strategy that governments are slated to consider at the World Health Assembly in …

World Health Organizations releases guidelines for digital health adoption | MobiHealthNews | 4/17/2019

… the guidelines using a combination of two online surveys and three in-person meetings with various stakeholders. WHY IT MATTERS Digital health technology is increasingly popular around the world, perhaps unsurprisingly, as around two-thirds … THE TREND More organizations are starting to implement guidelines around digital health strategy and implementation including The Clinical Trials Transformation Initiative , Xcertia , and The American Medical Association . It’s no surprise that WHO is now moving …

UnityPoint Health Ventures

Patient management tool b.well Connected Health scores $16M | MobiHealthNews | 3/16/2020

… Last week b.well Connected Health, a patient-facing health management platform, landed $16 million in Series A investments, led by UnityPoint Health Ventures, with participation from ThedaCare and Well Ventures. This investment comes with multiple … them the software to configure and launch their own unique digital health strategy with a sharp focus on consumer experience. Building on this strong foundation, and with increased demand for digital delivery of health services …

b.well Connected Health Secures $16 Million in Series A Funding | PR Newswire | 3/11/2020

… healthcare, announced today the close of a $16 million Series A investment round. The Series A round was led by UnityPoint Health Ventures, the venture capital arm of UnityPoint Health. Other investors include ThedaCare – a … them the software to configure and launch their own unique digital health strategy with a sharp focus on consumer experience. Building on this strong foundation, and with increased demand for digital delivery of health services …

ThedaCare

Patient management tool b.well Connected Health scores $16M | MobiHealthNews | 3/16/2020

Funding and IPOs Patient management tool b.well Connected Health scores $16M UnityPoint Health Venture’s Austin Duke and ThedaCare’s Dr. Imran Andrabi will both be joining the board. March 16, 2020 Share Last week b.well Connected … them the software to configure and launch their own unique digital health strategy with a sharp focus on consumer experience. Building on this strong foundation, and with increased demand for digital delivery of health services …

b.well Connected Health Secures $16 Million in Series A Funding | PR Newswire | 3/11/2020

… The Series A round was led by UnityPoint Health Ventures, the venture capital arm of UnityPoint Health. Other investors include ThedaCare – a leading Wisconsin -based community health system, and Well Ventures – a subsidiary of Walgreens … them the software to configure and launch their own unique digital health strategy with a sharp focus on consumer experience. Building on this strong foundation, and with increased demand for digital delivery of health services …

UnityPoint Health

Patient management tool b.well Connected Health scores $16M | MobiHealthNews | 3/16/2020

Funding and IPOs Patient management tool b.well Connected Health scores $16M UnityPoint Health Venture’s Austin Duke and ThedaCare’s Dr. Imran Andrabi will both be joining the board. March 16, 2020 Share Last week b.well Connected … them the software to configure and launch their own unique digital health strategy with a sharp focus on consumer experience. Building on this strong foundation, and with increased demand for digital delivery of health services …

b.well Connected Health Secures $16 Million in Series A Funding | PR Newswire | 3/11/2020

… healthcare, announced today the close of a $16 million Series A investment round. The Series A round was led by UnityPoint Health Ventures, the venture capital arm of UnityPoint Health. Other investors include ThedaCare – a … them the software to configure and launch their own unique digital health strategy with a sharp focus on consumer experience. Building on this strong foundation, and with increased demand for digital delivery of health services …

Kristen Valdes

Patient management tool b.well Connected Health scores $16M | MobiHealthNews | 3/16/2020

… It is impossible to manage health or engage in health because no one has that much room on their smartphone,” Kristen Valdes, CEO of b.well, said last year during HIMSS 19’s Venture Connect event … them the software to configure and launch their own unique digital health strategy with a sharp focus on consumer experience. Building on this strong foundation, and with increased demand for digital delivery of health services …

b.well Connected Health Secures $16 Million in Series A Funding | PR Newswire | 3/11/2020

digital health strategy with a sharp focus on consumer experience. Building on this strong foundation, and with increased demand for digital delivery of health services that support population health and value-based care models, we are now focusing on our growth strategy,” said Kristen Valdes , Founder and CEO, b.well Connected Health. “We welcome the opportunity to work with our new directors to advance our mission to help individuals take control …