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  1. Trinity Health Selects Athenahealth To Advance People- Centered Care
    4/17/2015

    Trinity Health, one of the nation's leading and largest health systems, and athenahealth, Inc. (Nasdaq:ATHN), a leading provider of cloud-based services and mobile applications for medical groups and health systems, today announced that they will work together to advance clinical integration and people-centered care in the health system's multi-state ambulatory network.

  2. Azalea Health Adds Integrated Telehealth Functionality To Its EHR Solution
    4/17/2015

    Azalea Health, a leading provider of cloud-based healthcare solutions and services, announced today that it has integrated telehealth functionality into its certified Electronic Health Record (EHR) system. Azalea EHR is one of the first electronic health record systems to successfully integrate telemedicine functionality and provide innovative telehealth services to its users as a part of a complete, cloud-based, health IT solution.

  3. Johnson & Johnson Robots To Assist In Surgery
    4/17/2015

    A robotic assisted surgery platform is the goal of a team comprised of Johnson & Johnson, Google, and device company Ethicon. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  4. ACA Not To Blame For Overwhelmed Docs
    4/17/2015

    Data from American doctors shows the Affordable Care Act is not overwhelming doctors with new patients. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  5. Cloud Support Improves EHRs
    4/17/2015

    According to Judy Hanover, Research Director at IDC Health Insights, the cloud brings innovation to EHR technology. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  6. Telemedicine Adoption Model Unveiled At HIMSS Conference
    4/16/2015

    For the first time, telemedicine programs can be easily described and compared through the use of an industry standard. The Telemedicine Adoption Model was co-developed by the Health Care Advisory practice of Ernst and Young LLP and a panel of national telemedicine experts from leading academic medical centers.

  7. Children’s Of Alabama Launches Medical Coder Training Program With Custom Libman Education Skills Assessments
    4/16/2015

    In response to the growing regional and national shortage of skilled and credentialed coders, Children’s of Alabama – ranked by US News & World Report as one of the best children’s hospital programs in the nation – has launched a new initiative to identify potential coding candidates.

  8. PointNurse And Swarm Fund To Create First Global Distributed Telehealth Collaborative Organization
    4/16/2015

    PointNurse, a new telehealth and telemedicine startup company, has announced a partnership with Palo Alto based Swarm Fund to help create the first Global Telemedicine and Telehealth Distributed Collaborative Organization.

  9. DPS Health Launches Digital Health Self-Management Solution, Announces Strategic Partnership With Stanford Patient Education Research Center
    4/16/2015

    DPS Health, a leader in digital behavior change interventions for emergent-risk populations, announced today the launch of its health self-management solution.

  10. Stratus Video Interpreting Highlights Growing Language Gap Between Doctors And Spanish-Speaking Patients
    4/16/2015

    According to U.S. Census Bureau statistics, the U.S. Hispanic population increased by 243% from 1980 to 2010—climbing to nearly 51 million (1)—with over 37.5 million of those Latinos speaking Spanish at home.

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