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In Healthcare, Trust is a Must

CEO Tom Skelton recently shared in MedCity News, trust will take center stage for the health IT industry in 2020. But what does this mean for patients and the people who care for them? And why is trust such a critical part of healthcare today? Check out the first episode in this series to learn more about what Surescripts is doing to deliver the trust that patients and providers expect.

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How Healthcare Will Change In 2020

With an election year just about upon us, there are a number of changes coming from the current administration that is going to impact healthcare in 2020. Changes in allowable benefits, home health, hospice carve-ins, and new CPT codes for remote home monitoring are just a sample of these.

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ACP Offers Resources to Help Physicians Navigate Telehealth Technology

Physicians can get help understanding options, insurance coverage, and billing codes for providing telehealth and explore ACP's related calculator, case study, white paper, podcast, and policy recommendations.

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New industry-university partnership Brings BlueX: Technology Applied Learning to Drake Students

BlueX: Technology Applied Learning will provide a path for the next generation of technology leaders to stand out among their peers. Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield and Drake University today announced the launch of BlueXSM: Technology Applied Learning — an innovative, four-year practicum for students studying computer science and related disciplines.

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Google Cloud and FDA MyStudies: Harnessing Real-World Data for Medical Research

By building on the platform developed by the FDA, Google hopes to stimulate an open ecosystem that will improve the ability of organizations to perform research that leads to better patient outcomes. This collaboration continues Google’s long history of open-source work and their commitment to producing easy-to-use tools that serve the healthcare and life sciences community.

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Phoenix-based Sonora Quest Laboratories Uses Artificial Intelligence to Slow, Manage Alzheimer’s Disease

Phoenix-based Sonora Quest Laboratories is working with a tech company called uMETHOD Health to collect patient data through a platform called RestoreU METHOD. The data collected includes medical history, demographics and lifestyle information

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Express Scripts Improves Patient Access to Digital Health Solutions

Future-focused formulary for digital health, medicine and therapeutics will allow employers and health plans to effectively manage a fast-growing segment of health care while improving access for patients.

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Xealth: Digitally Connecting You and Your Healthcare Providers

The digital innovation team at Providence is constantly tracking the latest health care tech to find ways to give you more control over where, when and how you access services to help you live an active, healthy life.

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Blue Cross Blue Shield Association Launches Evidence Street Website to Streamline Evaluations of Medical Devices, Diagnostics and Pharmaceuticals

Blue Cross Blue Shield Association (BCBSA) announced a new web-based platform that provides health care decision-makers easy access to impartial medical evidence reviews for devices, diagnostics and pharmaceuticals.

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This Is What The Future of Healthcare Looks Like

VillageMD offers physicians analytics and care management tools they can leverage to provide better care to their patients.VillageMD discusses how machine learning will play an increasingly large role in connecting physicians to patients in the future — no matter the location of either party — and the company is looking forward to using that technology in their own work

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