CDC, FDA pause J & J vaccine; Mayo Clinic rolls out remote diagnostics platform
This week's top stories include use of the Johnson& Johnson vaccine being halted due to rare, severe reactions and the Mayo Clinic launching a platform that delivers advanced, AI-powered clinical decision support through remote monitoring. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - April 16, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

Healthcare's journey into the digital age
Amaresh Tripathy, global analytics leader at Genpact, says when it comes to digitization, healthcare has been a laggard and discusses why the " inflection point is now. " (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - April 15, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

CIO Spotlight: Dr. David Danhauer of Owensboro Health
The CMIO discusses a safety initiative he devised that integrated NLP with EHR work queues – helping review and track clinical notes to ensure radiology reports are capturing incidental findings that could impact patient outcomes. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - April 15, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

Overcoming IT challenges of multi-EHR health systems
Justin Diehl, VP of Epic services at CereCore, describes the challenges of operating multiple EHR systems and offers best practices to jump the hurdles. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - April 14, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

How asynchronous engagement can improve chronic care management
Automating communication for chronically ill patients not only gives them better access to care but improves the patient-provider relationship, says Twistle Medical Director Dr. John Janas. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - April 12, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

Overcoming legacy system and data challenges
Harmony Healthcare IT VP Jim Hammer offers advice to healthcare provider organizations seeking to consolidate systems and data, and comply with the Cures Act. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - April 9, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

U.S. Anesthesia Partners sues UnitedHealthcare; AstraZeneca, MGH collaborate
This week's top stories include U.S. Anesthesia Partners alleging UHC is " like a boa constrictor squeezing USAP-TX from all sides, " Bright Health buying Zipnosis, and AstraZeneca working with Mass General Hospital on disease management. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - April 9, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

CIO Spotlight: Penn State Health's Cletis Earle
The IT leader discusses how Penn State has managed population health during COVID-19 with help from EHR tweaks, telehealth, data sharing via CommonWell and more, and highlights things healthcare can learn from other industries. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - April 8, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

Strategies for securing the remote patient monitoring ecosystem
In this episode of HIT Cybersecurity, NIST IT Security Specialist Nakia Grayson details the unique infosec challenges inherent in delivering care from hospital to home – and shares some resources that can help. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - April 7, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

Why COVID-19 is also a crisis of loneliness
Dr. Helen Riess, a psychiatrist at Massachusetts General Hospital and founder of Empathetics, and Frank Cutitta, who was hospitalized for 100 days with COVID-19, discuss " institutionalized loneliness " and other emotional aftereffects of the pandemic. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - April 6, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

Spread of coronavirus from lab unlikely, WHO says; FDA clears Amazon COVID-19 test kit
This week's top stories include the WHO's report on the origin of COVID-19, Amazon securing an EUA for an at-home COVID-19 test kit, and a survey finding most digital health leaders perceive  the sector to be relatively high risk. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - April 2, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

CIO Spotlight: MaineHealth's Dr. Daniel Nigrin
The longtime chief information officer and practicing physician at Boston Children's describes what it's like to take on a new top job during a pandemic, as well as his plans for vaccine distribution, telehealth and remote monitoring across Maine. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - April 1, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

Yale New Haven's telehealth turnaround, policy updates, more
Monthly Update: HIMSS Media Editor in Chief Jonah Comstock recaps some of March's biggest stories, including digital health's wild funding month, big tech moves and how to sign up for a vaccine at three major pharmacy chains. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - March 31, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

There's value in human-centered design when creating health tools
Very Big Things Chief Creative Officer Renato Lopez says that in the age of digital retail and travel, users are expecting more from digital health apps. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - March 31, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

Best practices in scaling digital health solutions
Qure4u founder Dr. Monica Bolbjerg offers her expertise in scaling digital health technologies, sharing best practices and real-world examples of those best practices in action. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - March 29, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

Benefits of more women in the pitch room
Deep Dive: Female-led digital health startups still have a long road ahead to overcome funding and other challenges in a male-dominated industry. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - March 26, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

AstraZeneca vaccine shows 79% efficacy; VA to review EHR modernization program
This week's top stories include AstraZeneca being questioned over outdated information in its vaccine trials, Everlywell acquiring PWNHealth, and reports of problems with the VA's new Cerner EHR system. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - March 26, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

How cybercriminals exploit COVID-19, and how to protect against them
In the debut episode of HIT Cybersecurity, Kelvin Coleman, executive director of the National Cyber Security Alliance, describes the current threat landscape – and offers tips for safeguarding a target-rich environment during the pandemic. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - March 25, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

Leveraging AI, ML to create an effective strategy for clinical reasoning
Red Hat's Healthcare Market Leader Atif Chaughtai discusses how to find signals in data in a clinical setting to diagnose patients earlier than a typical diagnosis takes. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - March 24, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

Using AI to improve clinical reasoning
Red Hat's Healthcare Market Leader Atif Chaughtai discusses how to find signals in data in a clinical setting to diagnose patients earlier than a typical diagnosis takes. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - March 24, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

CIO Spotlight: Tressa Springmann of LifeBridge Health
The chief information officer shares how LifeBridge Health has adapted its EHR and IT systems for complex COVID-19 vaccine scheduling and administration – and how it plans to capitalize on shifting provider-consumer paradigms. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - March 24, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

Examining the Health Industry Cybersecurity Practices Law
Gerry Blass, CEO of ComplyAssistant, provider of an integrated approach to cybersecurity and compliance for hospitals and health systems, discusses the ramifications of the HICP law and best practices for healthcare organizations to comply. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - March 22, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

Keys to avoiding ERP implementation pitfalls
To ensure a smooth ERP implementation, start with the end in mind, say Greg Benton and Craig Schlusberg, ERP practice leaders at The Chartis Group. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - March 19, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

Amazon expanding telehealth services nationwide; Doctor on Demand, Grand Rounds merge
This week's top stories include Amazon expanding its Amazon Care app-based services across the U.S., Doctor on Demand and Grand Rounds forming a virtual healthcare company, and HHS releasing $12 billion for COVID-19 testing and treatments. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - March 19, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

How organizations can remain secure during digital transformations
As the attack surface continues to expand as digital transformation advances, Troy Ament, field CISO of healthcare/pharma at Fortinet, explains why it is " super critical " that security is embedded into that transformation and not just bolted on. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - March 18, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

Mitigating racial bias in digital health tools
Advancing Health Equity founder and CEO Dr. Uch é Blackstock shares strategies for achieving true equity in healthcare. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - March 17, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

Systemic racism contributing to COVID-19 disparities for communities of color
Dr. Azizi Seixas discusses how intersecting social factors can exacerbate the consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - March 16, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

National focus on supply chain will help remedy drug shortages
Symmetric Health Solutions CEO Rich Kucera and Northern Light's Matt Marston discuss how supply chain shortages have plagued health systems during COVID-19 as well as Northern Light's successful vaccine rollout. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - March 15, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

House approves $1.9T American Rescue Plan; bad bots bombard vaccine sign-up sites
This week's top stories include the House approving a bill that expands the scope of those who qualify for financial help, bad bots jeopardizing vaccine appointments, and PatientPoint merging with Outcome Health. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - March 12, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

Charting the future of image exchange
Image sharing is finally advancing away from CD-ROMs and toward image-enabled personal health records, say Dr. David Mendelson, vice chair of radiology IT at Mount Sinai, and Dave Cassel, executive director of Carequality. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - March 11, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

Interoperability: The challenges that lie ahead
Medicomp Systems CEO David Lareau touches on recent progress, what's on the Biden team's plate and ways healthcare organizations can take action now until true interoperability is a reality. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - March 10, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

Breaking down barriers to access for women
When you have leaders who think in inclusive ways, innovation increases, says Kim Garriott, CIO of healthcare at NetApp. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - March 8, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

CIO Spotlight: ChristianaCare's Randy Gaboriault
The chief digital and information officer describes the health system's new Alexa Skill for home care patients as well as larger emerging trends around AI and remote patient monitoring. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - March 8, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

How Intelligent Search is improving innovation and research
The power of Intelligent Search, says Sinequa VP Jeff Evernham, is its capability to analyze unstructured content and documents as well as structured information for faster, smarter decision-making. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - March 5, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

Concerns over lack of racial data from vaccinations; vaccine production ramps up
This week's top stories include a plea from medical groups to increase efforts to collect ethnicity data when administering vaccinations, the release of Apple Hearing Study results, and Johnson& Johnson and Merck ramping up vaccine manufacturing. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - March 5, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

Castor is working to democratize clinical trials
Dr. Derk Arts, founder and CEO of Castor, developer of automation tools for clinical trials research, describes its recent work with the WHO and how expanded access to its technology can improve health outcomes. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - March 4, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

How cybercriminals are changing with the times
With new ransomware tricks and recent attempts at " double extortion " on the black market, there's been " a marked change in adversarial intent, " says Caleb Barlow, CEO of CynergisTek. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - March 4, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

The process, not technology, is holding back virtual health
There's been a regression in the use of virtual health since its huge spike at the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic; the answer is changing the operating model, say The Chartis Group's Thomas Kiesau and Gregg Mohrmann. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - March 3, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

Health IT can help combat mental health crisis
Dr. Nishi Rawat, cofounder of OpenBeds, an addiction treatment connection service, talks about the mental health and substance abuse disorder crisis and the role health IT can play in managing it. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - March 2, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

There's a revival of interest in using tech for digital transformation
Prescriptive analytics can help providers lower their risk in value-based contracts, says Gray Matter Analytics CEO Sheila Talton. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - March 2, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

Paying tribute to the contributions of healthcare's Black pioneers
Black clinicians and innovators, often unsung, have been behind many of the transformative medical advancements of the past two centuries. Here are some of their stories. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - February 26, 2021 Category: Information Technology Tags: Workforce Source Type: video

Hospitals struggling after winter COVID-19 surge; HHS pick Becerra supports telehealth
This week's top stories include hospitals facing a long road to recovery after COVID-19's devastating winter surge, HHS Secretary nominee Xavier Becerra signaling support for virtual care and Google launching an EHR navigation tool. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - February 26, 2021 Category: Information Technology Tags: Electronic Health Records (EHR, EMR) Financial/Revenue Cycle Management Telehealth Source Type: video

CIO Spotlight: Penn Medicine's Michael Restuccia
The longtime chief information officer discusses the challenges the IT staff face working remotely, hitting pause on a big implementation due to COVID-19 and what it means to serve the community during times of crisis. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - February 25, 2021 Category: Information Technology Tags: Telehealth Workforce Source Type: video

Using chatbots to help drive back office efficiencies
VisiQuate CEO Brian Robertson describes how new machine learning tools are helping surface relevant information where and when it's needed, and discusses broader trends in AI and automation in healthcare. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - February 24, 2021 Category: Information Technology Tags: Artificial Intelligence Source Type: video

Space exploration aiding health innovation
Deep Dive: As NASA prepares to send astronauts to Mars in the not so distant future, innovators look at what the trip could teach us about human health. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - February 22, 2021 Category: Information Technology Tags: Quality and Safety Source Type: video

The importance of uplifting Black trailblazers in healthcare
Black pioneers in the medical field have made digital healthcare innovation possible, says Iris Frye, founder of Parity Health Information& Technology. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - February 19, 2021 Category: Information Technology Tags: Population Health Women In Health IT Workforce Source Type: video

ClassPass unveils COVID-19 vaccine locator; N.J. struggles with vaccine registration glitches
This week's top stories include the ClassPass app providing the most convenient locations to receive vaccinations, N.J. blaming Microsoft for vaccine registration glitches, and COVID-19 costs catching up to insurers. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - February 19, 2021 Category: Information Technology Tags: Population Health Source Type: video

Beating COVID-19: One woman's story
HIMSS TV contributor, entrepreneur and patient advocate Kate Milliken shares her COVID-19 journey and how she talked her doctor into prescribing monoclonal antibody treatment. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - February 18, 2021 Category: Information Technology Tags: Patient Engagement Population Health Women In Health IT Source Type: video

Using digital tools to prescribe wraparound services to address SDoH
Xealth CEO Mike McSherry discusses how the COVID-19 pandemic has created the need for more integrated digital tools. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - February 18, 2021 Category: Information Technology Tags: Population Health Telehealth Source Type: video

Telehealth is bringing patients and providers closer
Similar to when doctors made house calls, telehealth is bringing about a more personalized world where healthcare is once again coming to the patient, says RingCentral's John Poli. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - February 17, 2021 Category: Information Technology Tags: Patient Engagement Telehealth Source Type: video