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COVID-19 Amplified Where Data, Technology Could Be Put to Better Use

COVID-19 Amplified Where Data, Technology Could Be Put to Better Use

August 12th 2021, 6:00pm

HIMSS

Although the world is very much still in the middle of the COVID-19 pandemic, a panel of experts tackled lessons learned so far.

Innovation in Chronic Disease Management Is a Marathon and Requires Organizational Endurance

Innovation in Chronic Disease Management Is a Marathon and Requires Organizational Endurance

August 10th 2021, 6:30pm

HIMSS

At the HIMSS21 Digital Program, speakers from Highmark Health and Geisinger outlined the ways they are innovating to address chronic disease management and the endurance needed to see it through.

AI Success in Healthcare Requires Transparency, Public-Private Partnership

AI Success in Healthcare Requires Transparency, Public-Private Partnership

August 10th 2021, 2:55pm

HIMSS

In order for artificial intelligence (AI) in healthcare to be successful, there needs to be more transparency around the data that goes into an algorithm, explained John Halamka, M.D., president of Mayo Clinic Platform.

Cassidy Addresses “Tension” Between Health Data Privacy and Responsible Use

Cassidy Addresses “Tension” Between Health Data Privacy and Responsible Use

February 17th 2021, 11:29pm

Academy Health Datapalooza

During Academy Health's Datapalooza, the Louisiana senator said many consumers are unaware of ways in which the personal data collected on wearables or smartphones can be used.

Sebelius, Jain Reflect on Power of Innovation Center to Change Healthcare

Sebelius, Jain Reflect on Power of Innovation Center to Change Healthcare

February 17th 2021, 1:36am

Academy Health Datapalooza

Dr. Sachin Jain and former HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius discussed the potential of the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation during Academy Health's Datapalooza and National Health Policy Conference.

How North Carolina Implemented Telehealth During COVID-19

How North Carolina Implemented Telehealth During COVID-19

February 16th 2021, 6:45pm

Academy Health Datapalooza

Shannon Dowler, M.D., spoke at Academy Health's Datapalooza and National Health Policy Conference on how North Carolina worked with both the local and federal government to expand telehealth in rural and urban areas.

Dr. Sachin Jain Challenges Health Systems to Ask: Who's Not in the Room?

Dr. Sachin Jain Challenges Health Systems to Ask: Who's Not in the Room?

February 14th 2021, 3:00pm

Academy Health Datapalooza

This week, Dr. Sachin Jain of SCAN Health leads Academy Health's 2021 Datapalooza and National Health Policy Conference. He discussed how health systems that know they have issues with diversity can start to address the problem.

University Hospital's Dr. Shereef Elnahal to Share Lessons From the Pandemic

University Hospital's Dr. Shereef Elnahal to Share Lessons From the Pandemic

February 9th 2021, 11:00pm

Academy Health Datapalooza

Dr. Shereef Elnahal had a full agenda when he took the helm at University Hospital Newark. Months later, he faced a new crisis: COVID-19. This week, Elnahal shares lessons from the pandemic at Academy Health's policy conference.