Technology

Four Ways to Engage Your Healthcare Providers

May 16, 2020

You have a highly trained, hardworking and fundamentally altruistic workforce. Don’t squander it.

Videoconferencing Eases Anxiety, Distress of the ‘Distance’ Caregivers of Cancer Patients

May 13, 2020

Videoconferencing reduced anxiety and stress among “distance caregivers,” according to the results of randomized trial scheduled to be presented at the annual meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology.

FCC Approves Sixth Set of COVID-19 Telehealth Program Applications

May 13, 2020

Commission continues approving funding for telehealth during coronavirus pandemic.

Americans Trying Telemedicine Has Doubled During COVID-19

May 11, 2020

The onset of COVID-19 has doubled the percentage of American adults who have tried telemedicine as an alternative to a doctor’s office visit.

AdvaMed Issues MedTech Compliance Guidance For COVID-19 Response

May 09, 2020

The Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed) recently announced availability of a new “Code of Ethics Compliance Guidance Related to the COVID-19 Response.”

Vivek Garg Discusses Palliative Home-Based Care and the Effects of COVID-19 (PODCAST)

May 08, 2020

Dr. Vivek Garg, CareMore and Aspire chief medical officer, discusses palliative home-based care and its effects of COVID-19 with Managed Healthcare Executive Assistant Editor, Briana Contreras.

Staying Safe and Cyber-Secure Through Telehealth

May 07, 2020

As social distancing has become the new norm due to COVID-19, the new normal for healthcare has also seen a rise of telehealth services. However, there are security risks involved for patients’ personal data and companies’ private information.

Global Survey Finds Widespread Fraud in Healthcare During COVID-19

May 05, 2020

NEMEXIS, an international anti-fraud consulting firm based in Berlin, reported fraud and corruption affecting healthcare and healthcare systems spurred whistleblower activity in half of the 58 countries in the survey.

XRHealth Partners with Pico Interactive to Provide VR Headsets to Address Telehealth Demand

April 29, 2020

The collaboration provides patients in the U.S., Europe and Australia with VR Telehealth Kits that include Pico Headsets with Pre-installed Virtual Reality Therapy.

Krista Drobac Discusses the Rise of Telemedicine Due to COVID-19 (VIDEO)

April 24, 2020

Associate Editor of Managed Healthcare Executive, Briana Contreras, speaks with Drobac, executive director of Alliance for Connected Care, and a partner with Sirona Strategies, in Washington, DC, about the recent rise of telehealth in response to COVID-19.

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