Tampa General gains clinical and operational rewards with its command center

Tampa General gains clinical and operational rewards with its command center

Tampa General Hospital faced high occupancy levels, increasing patient volumes, and higher acuities – beds were filled with more patients who were also sicker. THE PROBLEM To meet the needs of the community, the organization needed to transform its operations to increase access to the health system, including emergency department, inpatient, and procedural services. This … Read more

Epic launches data-driven clinical trial matchmaking in its EHR

Epic launches data-driven clinical trial matchmaking in its EHR

To improve how patients, providers, and research sponsors connect, Epic’s new Life Sciences program is designed to expand clinical trial access to more patients and better support the development of new research. WHY IT MATTERS The current disparate systems used for clinical studies can be tedious for patients and providers, according to Epic’s announcement. Epic … Read more

Mayo Clinic to use blockchain for hypertension clinical trial

Mayo Clinic to use blockchain for hypertension clinical trial

Beginning this month, Mayo Clinic will onboard a blockchain-integrated platform by Triall for a two-year multicenter pulmonary arterial hypertension trial that includes 10 research sites and more than 500 patients. WHY IT MATTERS By building an immutable blockchain-registered audit trial with Triall’s Veritable Proof API, Mayo Clinic will test end-to-end clinical data integrity – from … Read more

Does AI have an impact on clinical decision making?

Does AI have an impact on clinical decision making?

A new Digital Health Cooperative Research Centre project will study the impact of an AI-powered diagnostic support solution on clinicians’ decision-making and patient management at the point of care. Led by Macquarie University, Sydney Local Health District, and medtech startup annalise.ai, the project will specifically look into the use of the Annalise Enterprise CXR solution … Read more

Te Whatu Ora MidCentral adopts new solution to improve clinical documentation

Te Whatu Ora MidCentral adopts new solution to improve clinical documentation

The MidCentral District of Te Whatu Ora Health New Zealand is set to implement an enterprise digital dictation and clinical documentation workflow solution from healthcare solutions provider iMedX. Following a competitive tender process, iMedX was chosen to deliver the said cloud-based SaaS which will replace the health organisation’s legacy, on-premise system. The IT company will … Read more

HIMSSCast: How digital tools are helping ensuring diversity in clinical trials

HIMSSCast: How digital tools are helping ensuring diversity in clinical trials

Vibrent Health CEO Praduman “PJ” Jain, who also serves as principal investigator of the NIH All of Us Research Program’s Participant Technology Systems Center, joined Healthcare IT News Executive Editor Mike Miliard to talk about the All of Us program, why his company is working with NIH on the initiative, how to ensuring clinical trials … Read more