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Don't Legislate Away Biopharmaceutical Innovation – Forbes

Getty Getty The economy thrives on innovation. According to the Patent and Trademark Office, industries that intensively rely on intellectual property (IP) protections, which includes the biopharmaceutical industry, account for nearly 40 percent of the economy and are responsible for an outsized share of our overall...
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Why house call startup Heal is launching a new telemedicine service – MedCity News

When Los Angeles-based startup Heal launched in 2015, its central pitch was based on using technology to enable the old-school house call and rebuild the patient-physician relationship lost in modern medicine. The idea being that a physical presence in a patient’s home can help a physician pick up on unique details...
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Telemedicine, AI and robotic process automation: How NewYork-Presbyterian is equalizing access to care – Becker's Hospital Review

NewYork-Presbyterian has successfully implemented telemedicine, artificial intelligence and robotic process automation into the health system’s operational workflows to improve access to care and the patient experience. Here, CIO Daniel Barchi describes the system’s key initiatives to add health IT that enhances the care delivery process without placing more stress...
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Healthcare Data Interoperability Market to hit $3.5 billion by 2025: Global Market Insights, Inc. content= – PR Newswire UK

Semantic segment is anticipated to witness over growth throughout the forecast period. Semantic interoperability enables healthcare professionals to exchange, interpret and use clinical information to provide proper treatment. It structures the data that makes it easy for doctors to analyze information accurately. Moreover, semantic level of interoperability supports...
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Telemedicine Helps Hospitals Gain Infectious Disease Expertise – Xtelligent Healthcare Media

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Telemedicine Helps Hospitals Gain Infectious Disease Expertise  Xtelligent Healthcare Media Hospitals and health systems are using telemedicine to expand the reach of the nation’s limited supply of infectious disease specialists, giving rural hospitals a … Source
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IDSA Issues Updated Statement on Use of Telemedicine and Telehealth Technologies – Medical Bag

The Infectious Disease Society of America (IDSA) issued an updated statement supporting the appropriate use of telemedicine and telehealth technologies in clinical care, research, and education. Details of the position statement were published in Clinical Infectious Diseases. To use telemedicine and telehealth technologies, IDSA listed various factors that should...
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Report: Telemedicine use skyrockets since 2016 – Rochester Business Journal

A new report from Excellus BlueCross BlueShield states use of telemedicine services have skyrocketed from 2016 to 2018. A telemedicine call typically involves a web-based video chat with a doctor in lieu of a physical visit, and while convenient for people traveling or away from their doctors, can also...
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The Critical Element in Billing Medicare for Telemedicine – Medscape

The Coding Expert Answers Your Questions Editor’s Note: Betsy Nicoletti, MS, a nationally recognized coding expert, will take your coding questions via email and provide guidance on how to code properly to maximize reimbursement. Have a question about coding? Send it here. In this column, Nicoletti answers some questions...
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New emergency telemedicine regulations will expand rural health care – Jackson Clarion Ledger

opinion Aaron Rice Guest Columnist Published 11:46 AM EDT May 28, 2019 Millionaire country music stars like to pretend they spend their weekdays driving a tractor and their weekends driving pretty girls down dirt roads in their pickup truck. While they can only dream, many Mississippians live the true...
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