Health IT Business News – April 15, 2021

Business news from Nuance Communications, EHNAC, Health Catalyst, Kyruus, eVisit, THREAD, Vocera Communications, Pivot Point Consulting, DrFirst, Document Storage Systems, Jvion, AccentCare, Xenter, Greenway Health, Appriss Health, Vocera Communications, Beam Mobile and more.

HIE Rundown – 4-13-21

Your personal health information is moving and being viewed to improve the quality of your healthcare and lower the costs. The job will not be complete until all health records are digital and interoperable. Here’s what’s happening to make that reality.

Nursing Home Star Ratings

By David W. Johnson – The Sorry State of Nursing Home Star Ratings – Patient Safety Awareness Week was March 14th-20th. On cue, the New York Times released a major investigative report on nursing home corruption, dysfunction, neglect and death.

Telemedicine 2021

We are seeking out the latest developments around Telemedicine. How is telemedicine used to benefit patients and care givers? News from eVisit, American Telemedicine Association, FCC, BlueJeans Telehealth, SOC Telemed, TytoCare, Rhinogram, Carium, AMD Global Telemedicine and more.

Talent Tuesday: Healthcare Jobs Report and Outlook

This week’s Talent Tuesday is brought to you by Clarke Caniff Strategic Search. It is no secret that healthcare is one of the biggest industries in the U.S. and also one of the most heavily regulated. The $4 trillion healthcare industry continued to grow in 2020, adding to the more than 399,000 jobs created in 2019.