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Private healthcare the ‘ new normal’ in the UK?

Healthcare ECONOMIST

Recent figures from Healthcode …showed record numbers of procedures were performed on people with private medical insurance (PMI) in private clinics and hospitals during 2023 – more than £4bn in activity…Recent figures from Healthcode , which tracks the use of private healthcare, showed record numbers of procedures were performed on people (..)

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3 Tips for Securing Private Healthcare Data

HIT Consultant

In most organizations, cybersecurity budgets are relatively low; therefore, healthcare organizations should look to improve and secure business workflows by simplifying the handling of personal data and documents. Below are three tips for healthcare organizations to practice good “cyber hygiene” and secure patients’ private healthcare data.

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Satisfaction with healthcare coverage spread unevenly across payer types: KFF survey

Fierce Healthcare

Most people with either public or private healthcare insurance like their coverage—but they like it a lot less when they’re sick, according to a new

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National University Hospital testing predictive AI for Alzheimer's diagnosis and more AI briefs

Healthcare It News

IHH Healthcare offers sleep AI solutions in clinics, hospitals IHH Healthcare, Asia's largest private healthcare group, has made available an AI-powered wearable ring and software for diagnosing sleep apnoea and other sleep disorders across its global network of clinics and hospitals.

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Bangkok Hospital streamlines patient flow with AI

Healthcare It News

Bangkok Hospital, one of Thailand's largest private healthcare providers, has moved away from the paper and manual process of registering and managing patient flow in its headquarters. AI technologies provided by its partner, local startup Agnos Health, now underpin its patient registration and management systems.

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Fortis Healthcare gets AI boost for mental health vertical

Healthcare It News

Fortis Healthcare, a publicly listed private hospital network from India, has introduced a new mental health service enabled by artificial intelligence. The service will provide telemental health services, alongside residential in-patient care that covers acute psychiatry, addiction treatment, and rehabilitation.

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IHH Healthcare migrates Malaysia, S'pore database systems to cloud

Healthcare It News

Private healthcare group IHH Healthcare has moved several on-premise database systems of its hospitals across Malaysia and Singapore to the cloud.