September 29th 2023
Nearly half of those who have used telehealth have only done so once, according to a new report from Trilliant Health. Some patients still want to be seen in person.
September 27th 2023
The attacks involve business email compromise to phishing attempts. A cybersecurity expert says attackers will slowly engage victims and build trust.
The warehouse’s members will be able to get virtual care appointments for $29. Sesame CEO David Goldhill is aiming to add more convenience to healthcare.
September 26th 2023
Experts warn about the growing dangers of criminals using AI and deepfakes to target hospitals and healthcare organizations.
Ransomware attacks can endanger patients and costs health systems millions. Experts say the C-suite is more engaged on the issue.
Expanding mental health services via telehealth requires more than technology
With more people needing treatment for behavioral health needs, experts say telehealth is critical to providing access. But health systems need to ensure patients aren’t left behind.
Why aren’t more digital health solutions aimed at children?
Healthcare leaders say they’d like to see more products developed for kids. For tech companies, they’ll likely see less competition in pediatrics than in solutions for adults.
Here are the 10 biggest health data breaches in the first quarter of 2023
Millions of Americans have been affected by the disclosure of private health data. Health systems continue to see more cyberattacks and breaches.
Hopes for AI to improve care, avoid lingering bias
Leaders from Nuvance Health talk about the ways technology can close disparities, provided racism doesn’t pervade new tools in healthcare.
Design digital health products with clinicians in mind
While tech companies are focused on devising solutions for patients, healthcare leaders say it’s time to give more thought to the doctors and nurses using the products.
Three tips for hospitals to combat cybersecurity threats | TJ Ramsey
Attacks against healthcare providers are increasing in severity, with hackers demanding multiple ransomware payments.
Memo to tech companies: Hospitals are looking for ROI, ASAP
Health leaders say they’re open to work with companies on digital health initiatives. But with a difficult financial landscape, they can’t wait long to get a return on their investment.
Nine from ViVE: Takeaways from the digital health conference
The four-day event drew thousands of healthcare leaders to Nashville. Here are some thoughts from conversations and panels in Music City.
Jay Bhatt of Deloitte: Health equity ‘can’t be a side hustle’ | ViVE Conference
Hospital leaders must ensure it’s a goal throughout the entire organization, and there must be accountability, he tells Chief Healthcare Executive.
Microsoft leaders on cybersecurity: ‘Healthcare is very vulnerable’ | ViVE Conference
Two executives from the tech giant talk about how the threat landscape for hospitals has changed in the COVID-19 pandemic. They also touted Microsoft’s new AI-powered security product.
‘Project Pink Floyd’: Best Buy Health, Atrium Health team up on hospital at home | ViVE Conference
The retailer’s health division is partnering with Atrium on a new effort to deliver care at home, and they aim to illuminate ‘the dark side of the moon.’
HCA Healthcare CEO Sam Hazen cites patient care as key to success | ViVE Conference
Speaking at ViVE, he says the large, for-profit system is focused on improving the quality of care. He expects more growth in outpatient care, but he also sees a growing demand for hospitals.
Maulik Majmudar of Biofourmis talks about hospital at home | ViVE Conference
The company's chief medical officer and co-founder shares insights for systems looking to offer acute care at home.
AGS Health is working on health equity, and helping hospitals do more | ViVE Conference
Cheryl Cruver, the company’s chief revenue officer, says equity is an imperative for more and more health systems.
ViVE announces $50,000 donation for victims of Nashville school shooting | ViVE Conference
The organizers mourned those who lost their lives and held a moment of silence for the victims.
Salwa Rafee of Accenture: ‘Healthcare cybersecurity is patient safety’ | ViVE Conference
Cybersecurity is a big topic at the conference, and in the healthcare industry. In an interview with Chief Healthcare Executive, Rafee says providers have a lot of work to do.
The ViVE Conference in Nashville: What you need to know
This week, thousands will be attending the digital health conference in Music City. Here’s a look at the big event.
FBI: Healthcare hit with most ransomware attacks of any critical sector
Ransomware attacks on health systems have been rising. A new report finds the health sector easily topped other key infrastructure areas such as manufacturing and financial services.
Three years of COVID-19, three perspectives
To gauge how the pandemic has changed healthcare, Chief Healthcare Executive gathered insights from a hospital president, a nursing leader, and an infectious disease physician.
In-office infusion requires careful analysis, planning and execution for success | Luke Rubie
Practices and patients can reap the benefits of in-office infusion. But it must be carefully managed, as infusion comes with substantial financial risk.
Sutter Health appoints new chief digital officer, and more | MED MOVES
Franciscan Health hires a CEO for the central Indiana market, a New Jersey hospital names a new CEO, and others take new roles.
RxSense CEO Rick Bates cites the value of knowing ‘when you’ve been wrong’ | Lessons for Leaders
In this new feature, we’re spotlighting the insights from leaders in the world of healthcare. Rick Bates of RxSense talks about the importance of acknowledging mistakes.
Telehealth and primary care: Most virtual visits don’t lead to in-person appointments
An Epic analysis shows in most telehealth visits for primary care, patients did not need to see their doctor in person. Danessa Sandmann of Epic Research talks about the study and its implications.
Revolutionizing healthcare revenue cycle management: The latest automation and remote work trends | Merideth Wilson
Automation is becoming a major player in healthcare revenue cycle management, with the potential to streamline processes and improve efficiency.
Managing the benefits and risks of AI in healthcare | Jon Moore
The popularity of ChatGPT has triggered a surge of interest in artificial intelligence. But AI's promise also comes with some potential problems.
Using virtual reality to train for disasters
Nicholas Kman, a professor at Ohio State College of Medicine, talks with Chief Healthcare Executive about using VR to prepare first responders.
Despite delay in screenings, no rise in breast, colon or cervical cancer … for now
While some delayed exams in the height of the COVID-19 pandemic, an Epic Research study finds no increase in cancer cases. Christopher Alban of Epic talks about the study, and the need for more investigation.
Making health equity sustainable: Helping patients and the bottom line
Ankoor Shah of Accenture talks with Chief Healthcare Executive about the need for better data, and why technology is a key element in closing disparities.
Six key objectives for hospitals in 2023, and how digital health solutions can support them | David Harvey
Many digital health solutions can play a key role in helping support the long-term financial health of hospitals.
Sen. Mark Warner talks about cybersecurity in healthcare: ‘Lives are at stake’
In this interview, the U.S. senator from Virginia talks about why cybersecurity merits much more attention as a public health threat.
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