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Feb

Mobile Health Tool Adoption Supports Population Health

The usefulness of mobile health tools is growing as more patients are using apps and devices to monitor their health. However organizations need to make sure they fully support these tools to ensure they are successful. February 15, 2018 – Organizations are adopting more healthcare mobile health tools as those tools are developed to help patients be

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13
Feb

This Is Why Blockchains Will Transform Healthcare

The blockchain revolution has made its way to the healthcare industry, and it’s only the beginning of what’s possible. Healthcare Rallies for Blockchain, a study from IBM, found that 16% of surveyed healthcare executives had solid plans to implement a commercial blockchain solution this year, while 56% expected to by 2020. Healthcare companies, tech innovators and

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7
Feb

Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, and JPMorgan Chase to partner on US employee health care

NBC News is reporting shares for several insurance companies dropped this morning after three large employers announced a joint-venture partnership to reduce healthcare costs for their combined 1.1 million employee population. Amazon, JPMorgan Chase, and Bershire Hathaway announced they will create an independent company to focus on high-quality and transparent healthcare at a reasonable cost

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2
Feb

Developing a new gold standard in cardiac care: A Q&A with Dr. Justin Davies

iFR exemplifies Philips’ commitment to transforming cardiac care with meaningful innovations. Exclusively released by Philips just five years ago and described in The New England Journal of Medicine as the potential new standard of assessing coronary lesions, instant wave-Free Ratio (iFR) is another example of Philips’ commitment to transforming cardiac care with meaningful innovations. To learn more

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2
Feb

Tech’s role in demystifying health benefits

It’s a fact that most people do not understand their health insurance benefits. And an uninformed customer is almost always an unhappy one. In addition to the complexity of the industry, which discourages understanding, poor customer communications magnifies the issue. A one-size-fits-all mailer with pages of content explaining policies and benefits that may not be relevant

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