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May 20, 2016 AT 3:28 AM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
Trial sponsors should outline data flow between the EHR and the electronic data capture system, the FDA says, including a description of how the relevant EHR data are extracted and subsequently imported into the sponsor’s electronic system. READ MORE
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May 20, 2016 AT 3:26 AM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
In interviews and focus groups, clinicians' concerns included lack of feedback from patients, fears of increased workload and inappropriate use of patient portal systems. READ MORE
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May 20, 2016 AT 3:25 AM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
Without understanding the context of where caregivers and patients interact, says one stakeholders, hospitals cannot truly understand the experience as well as how to improve upon it. READ MORE
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May 20, 2016 AT 3:24 AM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
In an attempt to move “beyond the pill,” Walgreens is developing apps to enable pill reminders, chats with pharmacists 24/7 and an immunizations app that helps parents track their children’s vaccine schedule based on CDC guidelines. READ MORE
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May 12, 2016 AT 1:19 AM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
As the digital world moves toward a projected 44 zettabytes by 2020, the challenge of examining all that data involves, among other things, finding employees with the right skill sets and engaging leadership to ensure projects succeed. READ MORE
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May 12, 2016 AT 1:09 AM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
With the new MACRA rule, say many stakeholders, the healthcare sector is “embarking on a whole new set of complications and implications.” READ MORE
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May 12, 2016 AT 1:08 AM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
Long-term success requires organizations to ensure that patients receive adequate information about their diagnosis and medications and that they adhere to their care regimens. READ MORE
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May 12, 2016 AT 1:06 AM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
It may not be long, says one stakeholder, before all of the so-called population health tools of today become irrelevant, because they are not oriented toward receiving data from many multiple consumer touch-points. READ MORE
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May 6, 2016 AT 10:03 PM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
Improved patient and project volume is another early payoff of precision medicine approaches, a recent survey found, as increased efficiency allows physicians to serve more patients without sacrificing effectiveness. READ MORE
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May 6, 2016 AT 4:12 AM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
Following a busy year for health data hackers in 2015, researchers at the Brooking’s Institution have released a report that examines both the key reasons for the spike in breaches, as well as some potential solutions. READ MORE
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