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State Legislation to Fund and Implement ‘988’ for the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

NASHP

State Legislation to Fund and Implement ‘988’ for the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline January 18, 2022.

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Why your growth depends on an EHR integration strategy and 8 steps to get you there

Healthcare Dive

Eight project steps that every data integration requires, from planning to go-live to scaling

BrightStar CEO Shelly Sun: Data Will ‘Separate Us From the Pack’

Home Health Care

Non-medical home care providers know they provide significant value to their clients. The issue many have had in the past is proving that value to others, whether it be potential partners or even seniors’ families.

CMS extends COVID-19 vaccine deadline for health workers in 24 states

Healthcare Dive

New guidance from CMS sets different vaccine deadlines for healthcare workers in half the country, which could create confusion. Further complicating compliance is Texas' current shield from any deadline

Are You Already Planning to Reforecast Your Loan Loss Projections for 2022?

Perficient Digital Transformation

Everywhere you look and read, we are reminded of the key drivers behind the rising debt and delinquencies Americans face, as well as indications there’s much more to come: Inflation increased at the fastest rate in 40 years over the last twelve months, exceeding expectations, the Labor Department announced on January 12, 2022.

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Sema4 Acquires GeneDx for $623M to Strengthen AI-Driven Genomic Platform

HIT Consultant

What You Should Know: – Today, Sema4 (Nasdaq: SMFR), a health intelligence company, announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire GeneDx , a leader in genomic testing and analysis, at a purchase price representing approximately $623 million, strengthening its market-leading health intelligence and genomic screening offerings.

CMS Solidifies Vaccination Deadlines, Releases Guidance for Home Health Agencies

Home Health Care

The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday threw its support behind the nationwide COVID-19 vaccine mandate for health care workers, while simultaneously axing a vaccine-or-test rule for large employers. Last week’s developments shouldn’t shock the in-home care operators that have been following the U.S.

How AI and machine learning can help predict SDOH needs

Healthcare It News

Social determinants of health are major contributors to health inequity and rising healthcare costs in vulnerable populations such as Medicaid beneficiaries.

Improving health equity one medication at a time

Meditech

Sometimes, despite your best efforts, your ED becomes a revolving door of the same patients. Not because of treatment issues, but because of care inequality issues.

Microsoft, Cleveland Clinic and Providence join coalition to innovate AI in healthcare

Fierce Healthcare

Microsoft, Cleveland Clinic and Providence join coalition to innovate AI in healthcare. rtorrence. Tue, 01/18/2022 - 11:32

How to Give Feedback to People Who Aren’t Self-Aware

Medi Leadership

How do you give feedback to someone on your team who is not self-aware? . So often, our feedback is judgmental, too general, and over-generalized. It looks something like this: . Yesterday at our meeting, you acted like a jerk. Why do you have to keep interrupting people?

CMS sets COVID-19 vaccination deadlines for healthcare workers in 24 more states

Fierce Healthcare

CMS sets COVID-19 vaccination deadlines for healthcare workers in 24 more states. dmuoio. Tue, 01/18/2022 - 11:32

Biden administration publishes long-awaited TEFCA interoperability framework

Healthcare Dive

After TEFCA's many fits and starts, ONC head Micky Tripathi called its finalization a "milestone" marking the beginning of a "new era of electronic health information exchange in the U.S "

Biden's Rhetoric on Ukraine Has Been Quite Moderate. Here's What That Means

The Rand Blog

President Biden's public statements since December have focused on how further Russian invasion of Ukraine would result in material consequences. His rhetorical restraint may have important implications for the current conflict

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Glaucoma Awareness a Healthy Reminder for Vision Exam Recall

Solution Reach

There’s nothing like the risk of damage to your eyesight or loss of vision to make you sit up straight, take notice, and make sure you schedule a preventive vision screening. If, like me, you have diabetes, or are among other at-risk groups for glaucoma, you know exactly what I'm talking about.

VA inks $13M deal with Google Cloud to accelerate app development for veterans

Fierce Healthcare

VA inks $13M deal with Google Cloud to accelerate app development for veterans. hlandi. Tue, 01/18/2022 - 10:22

We need to do more: Advocating for refugee health after arrival in Canada

Healthy Debate

The post We need to do more: Advocating for refugee health after arrival in Canada appeared first on Healthy Debate. Primary Debate Categories

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Walgreens rolls out new COVID-19 data tracker to trace the spread of omicron, emerging variants

Fierce Healthcare

Walgreens rolls out new COVID-19 data tracker to trace the spread of omicron, emerging variants. hlandi. Tue, 01/18/2022 - 17:38

Protect PII with anonymized datasets for Data Scientists with differential privacy

Perficient Digital Transformation

Businesses and organizations now hold more personal information than ever before. Storing large amounts of structured and unstructured data may be useful in a variety of ways, such as reporting and analytics, but it might expose PII that is linked to the data being analyzed.As

As TEFCA goes live, HHS hits major interoperability milestone

Fierce Healthcare

As TEFCA goes live, HHS hits major interoperability milestone. hlandi. Tue, 01/18/2022 - 11:51

Managing Leases, Deposits, and Advances in Oracle Cloud

Perficient Digital Transformation

Managing Leases, Deposits, and Advances in Oracle Cloud. As is customary with contracts, legal fees, rentals, and construction projects, there is a need to pay deposits and retainers that may be deducted against future invoices. There are two types of prepayments and they are temporary (i.e.

Lawmakers ratchet up pressure on CMS to change Part B premiums after Aduhelm price drop

Fierce Healthcare

Lawmakers ratchet up pressure on CMS to change Part B premiums after Aduhelm price drop. rking. Tue, 01/18/2022 - 14:05

[Part 2 of 2] How to Refresh Your Marketo Data for the New Year

Perficient Digital Transformation

New Year, New You… continued! Last week, I asked you to take a moment and think about your Marketo instance. When was the last time you focused purely on data hygiene for marketing automation? It’s a fresh new year, and now is the perfect time to refresh your data!

COVID-19 pandemic taking a toll on doctors outside of work, survey finds

Fierce Healthcare

COVID-19 pandemic taking a toll on doctors outside of work, survey finds. hlandi. Tue, 01/18/2022 - 12:42

The Supreme Court’s Rulings on COVID-19 Vaccine Mandates, Explained

Bill of Health

By Kaitlynn Milvert. In a pair of rulings issued January 13 , the Supreme Court put on hold the federal vaccine-or-test requirements for large employers , but allowed federal vaccination requirements for health care workers to take effect while they are litigated in the lower federal courts.

Low-value care most common among systems with fewer primary care physicians, investor ownership

Fierce Healthcare

Low-value care most common among systems with fewer primary care physicians, investor ownership. dmuoio. Tue, 01/18/2022 - 15:54

Healthcare 2022: Regulatory Trends to Look for in the Year Ahead

Eclinical Works

Overcast with COVID-19 and scattered regulations.

Fierce JPM Week: Verily's Lee details 'strong' revenue growth as company eyes employer market in 2022

Fierce Healthcare

Fierce JPM Week: Verily's Lee details 'strong' revenue growth as company eyes employer market in 2022. hlandi. Tue, 01/18/2022 - 15:37

January 2022 CMS Quarterly OASIS Q&As

Briggs Healthcare

Mary Madison, RN, RAC-CT, CDP Clinical Consultant – Briggs Healthcare. Today, January 18, 2022, CMS posted the latest OASIS Quarterly Q&A document. It’s 6 pages in length and covers questions on 14 specific OASIS elements. It begins with these 2 questions: Home Care INDUSTRY NEWS