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Bill mandating electronic prior authorizations may not improve care quality

MedCity News

A bill mandating electronic prior authorization for Medicare Advantage plans has passed the House of […]. Daily Legal SYN Top Story Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services electronic prior authorization House of Representatives Senate Bill senior care

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The Difference between Electronic Records Retention and Archiving

PharmaTech

An SOP for electronic-records archiving is a regulatory requirement and good for business, says Siegfried Schmitt, vice president, Technical at Parexel.

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Prescribing Controlled Substances Goes Electronic

Pharmacy Times

Eliminating paper prescriptions allows for greater legibility, security, trackability for pharmacists, providers.

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Controlled Substances Prescribing Goes Electronic

Pharmacy Times

Eliminating paper prescriptions allows for greater legibility, security, trackability for pharmacists and providers.

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How Cybersecurity Solutions are Helping Curb America’s Opioid Crisis [Sponsored]

MedCity News

As healthcare organizations comply with the federal EPCS mandate, artificial intelligence and digital identity technologies should be utilized to detect, reduce, and remediate drug diversion.

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Emphasizing Electronic Medical Records in Toxicity Management

Pharmacy Times

Exploring the significant role of electronic medical records (EMR) in toxicity management for patients with HR+/HER2– breast cancer.

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Implementation of electronic health records will improve the quality of care

Pharmaceutical Technology

With more healthcare facilities transitioning from paper charts to electronic records and electronic health records (EHRs) becoming more integrated and technologically advanced, EHRs are expected to drive big changes in the provision of healthcare and clinical research delivery.

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How can we improve AI for mining data from electronic medical records? [Sponsored]

MedCity News

A webinar sponsored by Carta Healthcare, scheduled for Wednesday, July 20, will highlight the role of AI in mining patient data and ways to improve it. Daily Sponsored Post SYN Top Story AI Carta Healthcare Sponsored Content Webinars

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Comparing Registry and Electronic Health Record Data for Real-World Evidence Generation: Heart Failure as a Case Study

PharmExec

Contrasting the view of heart failure patients as seen from the perspectives of two large but distinct sources of real-world data: the Veradigm Cardiology Registry and Practice Fusion.

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Why Lawmakers Are Trying to Nix VA’s $50B+ Dollar Oracle Cerner EHR Rollout

MedCity News

Daily Health Tech Legal Top Story Cerner EHR Electronic Health Record Oracle Cerner Oracle Corp. Two Congresspeople recently introduced a bill seeking to terminate the VA’s Oracle Cerner EHR rollout.

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How Emblem Health’s CFO is looking at reforming prior authorization

MedCity News

Daily Health Tech News Payers Physicians SYN Top Story administrative burden electronic prior authorization emblem health fraud and abuseEmblem Health’ s chief financial officer knows that prior authorization — where patients have to […].

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2023 predictions and challenges in the healthcare business

Pharma Phorum

One recently enacted provision of the 21st Century Cures Act states that providers must offer electronic access to protected health information and payment records – and will change the game in consumers’ rights to transparency.

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Veradigm® Digital Health Media Works to Message the Right Physicians at the Right Time

PM360

Today’s physicians struggle to balance the increasing demands of patient loads, electronic health record (EHR) systems, and time spent on administrative tasks. Physician Time Spent Using the Electronic Health Record During Outpatient Encounters.”

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Engagement Opportunities in Healthcare’s Digital Front Door

PM360

Another example is tying symptom checkers into providers’ electronic medical records (EMRs). If you aren’t yet familiar with the term “digital front door,” you soon will be. Not only because we will soon define it for you, but because you will be hearing about it a lot over the next few years.

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From Volume-to-Value—The Critical Role of EHR

PM360

The adoption of Electronic Health Records (EHRs) had been a slow process until 2009 when federal incentives to healthcare professionals (HCPs) to switch from paper to EHR charts became available, and when HCPs were rewarded via higher payments for meeting meaningful use criteria.

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Evolution of ePROM: Advancements, Concerns, and the Way Forward

PM360

Electronic Patient-Reported Outcome Measures (ePROMs) are now allowing these patients to self-report health conditions and treatment effectiveness remotely. An electronic solution captures patient-reported outcomes data in real-time on a centralized clinical database.

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Connecting EHR to clinical trials: How to embrace the promise of real-world data

Pharma Phorum

We all know that real-world data (RWD) from electronic health records (EHR) could boost clinical trial efficiency and improve patient outcomes – so what’s holding us back?

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Pfizer is first big pharma to tap Truveta’s real-world data platform

Pharma Phorum

Truveta’s platform is based on electronic medical record data – updated daily – for more than 50 million people in the US, harvesting anonymised patient care information from tens of thousands of clinical care sites across 42 states.

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What Does the Future Hold for Point-of-Care Marketing?

PM360

One of the biggest growth opportunities we’re seeing today is a manufacturer’s ability to connect their point-of-care Electronic Health Systems (EHRs) strategy with other channels while remaining clinically focused.

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Boehringer taps Medidata e-clinical tech for another five years

Pharma Phorum

Boehringer Ingelheim was an early adopter of Medidata’s electronic data collection (EDC) platform for clinical trials, and has now extended and expanded the contract. Digital News R&D Boehringer Ingelheim clinical trials decentralised clinical trials electronic data capture Medidat

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How to increase your brand sales through partners and retail channel staff

Atrivity

The post-Covid-19 reality has drawn a new present and future, full of new challenges for companies in the Consumer Electronics sector.

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Cloud-Based Dossier Management Solution

PharmaTech

Celegance’s Dossplorer can import product registration dossiers and ready regulatory submissions for electronic common technical documents compliance.

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How to Choose a Good Healthcare CRM

Referral MD

While electronic health records (EHRs) allow us to respond to some of these demands, we have entered into a new era of managing patient satisfaction and providing them with the kind of customer service they demand through customer relationship management (CRM) platforms.

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3 Practical Steps to Better Protect Your Healthcare Business (and Reputation) from Data Breaches

Nixon Gwilt Law

Digital Health Electronic Records Health IT HIPAA Privacy Regulations Remote Patient Monitoring Startups Telehealth Telemedicine“.almost every month last year more than 1 million people were affected by data breaches at health-care organizations.” — US Dept of Health and Human Services.

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21 CFR PART 11 - Guidance for Industry

Pharma Tutor

This guidance is intended to describe the FDA's current thinking regarding the scope and application of part 11 of Title 21 of the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR); Electronic Records; Electronic Signatures and is in effect since August 20 1997 21 CFR PART 11 - Guidance for Industry.

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Low Temperature Graphene Coating for Enhanced Wearables

Medgadget

Researchers at Caltech came up with a technique to coat flexible electronic circuits with graphene to enhance their durability on folding, as well as to improve their resistance to sweat (in the case of graphene-coated gold) and their conductivity.

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Sleep and Treatments in Insomnia

Pharmacy Times

Pharmacists should be vigilant in recognizing medications that are causing insomnia in a patient's profile or electronic medical record.

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It’s Almost 2023 – Why Are Patient Experiences Still So Terrible?

MedCity News

The FHIR APIs mandated by CMS are only one data format, designed for the fast exchange of electronic health records.There’s a larger category of APIs that will help us provide a simpler, more integrated process: experience APIs.

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Leaning In: How eCOA can Help Advance Mental Health Research

MedCity News

Electronic Clinical Outcomes Assessment and digital health tools were well-suited to accommodate the rapid rise of virtual and telehealth shifts during the Covid-19 pandemic and there is no going back.

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Silver lining: Pandemic learnings propel decentralized trial approaches for patients

MedCity News

Two decentralized clinical trial methodologies that are “low-hanging fruit” include automating data integration for patient trial selection and establishing standardized, electronic clinical trial templates and procedures.

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Hint Health To Offer Expanded Direct Primary Care Platform Through New Acquisition

MedCity News

Hint Health acquired AeroDPC, a software company and electronic medical record for direct primary care clinics. As a result, Hint will release a new product in 2023 that combines tools from both companies.

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Episode 85 – Bringing AI into Healthcare Delivery with Ron Li, MD, Stanford University

Medical Device Success

Some of you that are old enough will remember when doctors, clinics and hospitals were complaining about implementing electronic medical records which we now call EMR. EMR then advanced and became Electronic Health records or EHR. Reading time: 4 – 6 minutes.

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Biobots Use Optogenetic Muscle Actuators for Movement

Medgadget

Researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have developed centimeter-scale biobots that combine soft materials, mouse muscle tissue, and wireless electronic components.

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Patient-Reported Outcome Measures Useful in Clinical Treatment of Pediatric Patients with Cancer

Pharmacy Times

Electronic symptom self-measuring provided early detection of toxic effects and helped anticipate necessary medical interventions for pediatric patients with cancer.

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The importance of patient centricity in healthcare

MedCity News

From utilizing patient portals and other electronically accessible data to using wearable tech for monitoring blood pressure, cholesterol levels, and other measurables, patients today have a wide range of available options to ensure they are taking an active role in their own healthcare journey.

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Walgreens Health taps Claim.MD to streamline claims submission process

MedCity News

is an electronic data interchange clearinghouse that helps reduce claims denials and improve cash flow. Claim.MD By working with the company, Walgreens has been able to make its reimbursement process more efficient and grow its business. Health Tech Payers SYN Top Story Claim.MD

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What are the Benefits of Having an EHR?

Referral MD

After implementing the 2009 Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act, US clinics were provided sufficient funds to adapt to newer electronic practices in data recording. According to experts at HealthIT.gov , electronic health records ?.

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TEFCA promises true data interoperability, but industry must address security challenges

MedCity News

Challenges remain, however, centered on how to maintain data privacy and security as the number of electronic connections increases exponentially among data networks.

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Global Calcium Limited-Openings for Reviewer/ Officer in QC/ AR&D Department- Apply Now

Pharma Pathway

Job Location: Hosur (20 Mins drive from electronic city and 5 mins drive from Attibele). Global Calcium Limited-Openings for Reviewer/ Officer in QC/ AR&D Department- Apply Now. Job Description. Openings for Reviewer/ Officer in QC/ AR&D Department @ Global Calcium Limited.

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Global Calcium Limited- Walk-In Interview for Freshers & Experienced in Production On 10th Dec’ 2022

Pharma Pathway

Drive from Electronic City 5 Mins Drive from Attibele). Global Calcium Limited- Walk-In Interview for Freshers & Experienced in Production On 10th Dec’ 2022. Job Description. Walk-In Interview for Freshers & Experienced in Production Department @ Global Calcium Limited.