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April 20, 2017 AT 5:04 PM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
One ongoing problem with wearable technologies, experts say, is that data from wearables usually doesn’t flow seamlessly into electronic health record. READ MORE
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April 20, 2017 AT 5:03 PM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
In 2016, approximately 10.4 million people fell prey to tuberculosis, and 1.8 million of those people died. READ MORE
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April 18, 2017 AT 8:50 AM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
Technologists, entrepreneurs, and some big companies are busy dreaming up uses for blockchain, but some experts say the future for the next technology may not be as bright as it seems. READ MORE
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April 17, 2017 AT 8:50 AM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
One big challenge many rural hospitals is that their patients tend to be older, and thus sicker and more expensive to treat. READ MORE
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April 14, 2017 AT 12:15 PM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
To deploy effective analytics, healthcare organizations need the right supporting tools, processes, technology, people and organizational structure in place. READ MORE
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April 12, 2017 AT 3:40 PM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
Despite mixed reviews thus far, patient portals remain one of the more promising ways to engage patients, but providers must take the time to educate those populations who stand to benefit the most from the new interface. READ MORE
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April 12, 2017 AT 3:38 PM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
Optimistic about the future of the telehealth industry, healthcare executives are planning significant investments to keep pace with rapid transformation and the growth of the industry. READ MORE
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April 12, 2017 AT 3:37 PM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
Employee education and training, as well as up-to-date IT system protections, continue to be among the best defenses against ransomware attacks. READ MORE
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April 12, 2017 AT 3:33 PM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
Rural patients and specialists have taken to telehealth, as it simplifies communication in remote areas, with significant cost savings to rural facilities. READ MORE
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March 30, 2017 AT 5:16 PM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
The federal agency’s CIO said recent steps have enabled greater competition among providers while ensuring that the services they provide meet stringent federal security requirements. READ MORE
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