The virtual Second Annual DirectTrust Summit, June 9-10 will bring together an array of healthcare industry leaders to share ideas and best practices around improving health information exchange and interoperability. The two-day event ensures a robust learning and networking experience for attendees.
By Blake Farmer – Hospitals around the country are afraid to send out hundreds of thousands of bills related to COVID-19 testing. That’s because Congress mandated there would be no copays and no out-of-pocket costs for patients. But many employers with self-funded health plans seem to believe they’re exempt from the rules.
By Jeff Fallon – Social media is filled with stories about how millennials are “ruining” everything from napkins to marriage. But you can’t accuse them of killing healthcare, nor the technologies that support it. Surprisingly, “boomers” aren’t killing it either.
New On Demand Dr. Nick: The Incrementalist: With guest Timothy Washburn, RN the Chief Clinical Officer for Electronic Caregiver about their solutions for virtual caregiving solutions including Addison, their 3D Virtual caregiver.
May 28, 2020
By Katherine Capps – “All hands on deck!” has been the call to action over the last several weeks. And health care workers are indeed putting themselves “on deck.” But there’s a problem. It’s certainly not our brave health care workers; it’s the health care delivery system—broken and wounded.Read More
May 28, 2020
By Kevin Chaney MGS, Teresa Zayas Cabán, Josh Mandel MD, & Stephanie Devaney – EHR systems store incredibly rich data about individual patients, but historically, individuals have been unable to access this information easily and share it for research.Read More
May 27, 2020
By Gregg Church – Hospital-based and commercial labs are flooded with all types of mismatched patient data. However, disparate systems coupled with a lack of universally mandated data standards and protocols means that big data just gets bigger ─ and clinical interoperability challenges just get larger.Read More
June 1, 2020
By Jeff Fallon – Social media is filled with stories about how millennials are “ruining” everything from napkins to marriage. But you can’t accuse them of killing healthcare, nor the technologies that support it. Surprisingly, “boomers” aren’t killing it either.Read More
May 27, 2020
This is our ongoing reporting on how AI is being integrated into healthcare technology. We are seeking out the thought leaders and innovations that are moving the needle forward which include SAS, DreaMed Diabetes, Texas Children’s Hospital, Deep Lens, Massive Bio, M6Connect, Sharp HealthCare, C3.ai, Healthstat, VivaLNK, Current Health, Exactech & KenSci.Read More
May 29, 2020
By Art Gross – We’ve all had to make adjustments to how we work, how we live, and how we interact overall with humanity during the COVID-19 pandemic. This means that we’ve been stricter in some regard, and more relaxed in others (limiting screen time, who can be bothered?).Read More
- 2nd Annual DirectTrust Summit Keynote Speakers and Agenda
- Congress Said COVID-19 Tests Should Be Free — But Who’s Paying?
- It’s All About Great Service - Why Any Age Group Can Adopt Technology in Healthcare
- Apply TeamSTEPPS Approaches During COVID-19 Treatment to Keep Patients Safe
- Virtual Caregiver for an Aging Population
- COVID-19 Long Term Effects
- The Achilles’ Heel to COVID-19 Control: Asymptomatic Transmission