Vital Lines October 2023

October 31, 2023
Shelly Lucas Creative Director

New state privacy laws obscure compliance

Digital health companies should prepare to navigate the growing patchwork of state data privacy laws, especially those in Washington and Nevada.

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The cost implications of cloud deployments

How do costs compare between on-premises and cloud implementations, both from where we are today and in the long run? Healthcare IT leaders weigh in.

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Providers’ biggest challenge isn’t financial

41% of healthcare CIOs and IT leaders say clinician burnout and workforce challenges surpass financial pressures, according to a new survey.

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Televisits lead to higher follow-up rates?

Kaiser Permanente finds that after televisits, in-person follow-up rates are higher than those after in-person office visits, especially in cases involving physical pain.

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HCOs: Let doctors use telehealth from home

More than 100 organizations are urging CMS to preserve a waiver allowing providers to bill Medicare for telehealth services delivered from their homes.

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RPM use expands by more than 300%

Providers’ RPM use increased from 20% in 2021 to 81% in 2023. In particular, pulmonologists plan to step up their remote monitoring next year.

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Blockchain and the cloud: Better together

Learn about the strengths, weaknesses, and taxonomy of an integrated blockchain-cloud architecture in this peer-reviewed research.

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The surprising side effect of wearables

Wearables were designed to empower patients with quick readings on their health. But for some people, they’ve become big stressors.

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An executive read on healthcare AI

Learn about different AI types, use cases, adoption strategies, data barriers, costs and more in our AI guide for healthcare executives. (No registration required.)

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Redox partners with Productive Edge

We’ve partnered with healthcare-focused consulting firm Productive Edge to solve challenges around health data fragmentation, real-time analytics, and compliance.

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