1upHealth Aims To Reduce Hospital Readmissions With Connected Healthcare App

1upHealth Aims To Reduce Hospital Readmissions With Connected Healthcare App »

28 Sep, 2017
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The application allows patients and providers secure access to one portal which houses the patient’s profile, messages, timeline of significant events, allergies, immunizations, heart rate (which is measured through linked wearable sensors in smartphones and the apple watch), medication, and medical documents.

EHR notification platform lands contract with Brigham and Women’s

EHR notification platform lands contract with Brigham and Women’s »

20 Jul, 2017
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Herald Health is finalizing a contract with Brigham and Women's after a 9-month pilot. The startup has positioned itself to be Brigham's latest investment in digital health innovation.

The Medical Scribe Dilemma

The Medical Scribe Dilemma »

8 Jun, 2015
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The position of medical scribe has been largely created by the EHR industry, but it still carries with it many of the issues that EHRs cause, including questions of security and management. Photo via gpointstudio/Shutterstock. When Alex* graduated from college, he wasn't prepared to apply to medical school right away. He'd…
The Brigham Innovation Hub Sparks Clinical Creativity

The Brigham Innovation Hub Sparks Clinical Creativity »

12 Feb, 2015
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Brigham Innovation Hub's Collaboration Night on Digital Health. Photo provided. When Raja-Elie Abdulnour, MD, of the Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH) Center for Chest Diseases, started working as a physician, he realized that he would need to cut back on one of the other loves of his life: video games. Instead of…
What a Community-Based Asthma Care Program Teaches Us About Payment Reform

What a Community-Based Asthma Care Program Teaches Us About Payment Reform »

A Boston Children's Hospital asthma initiative serves as a case study for payment reform. Photo via higherperspective.com It’s clear as day that the American method of paying for healthcare is broken. But things get murky when it comes to finding appropriate solutions. Debates about the "ideal" payment model, a model that offers…
C-CDAs: The Fuel For Medical Apps

C-CDAs: The Fuel For Medical Apps »

11 Aug, 2014
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Developing medical apps requires harnessing data from C-CDAs. Image via creative commons. When you look at Google’s and Apple’s app stores, you'll see that they're populated with thousands of applications that have revolutionized how we communicate and think about our phones. These apps are the reason we call our phones ‘smartphones.’ When you…

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