Read Full Article October 19 – 23, 2020 HIMSS is excited to announce Global Health Equity Week, an experience complete with a lineup of daily events and activities in support of the following topics: Maternal health Patient identification and safety Public health data modernization Telehealth Supporting Healthy Communities #healthequityDetails
The combined entities will have $11 billion in assets. Cone insists there will be a heavy corporate presence on the combined board.
By Rose Hoban
In a surprise to many people in the Piedmont Triad, Greensboro-based Cone Health announced its intent to merge with Norfolk, VA-based Sentara Healthcare early Wednesday morning.Details
New Hanover Regional Medical Center will become part of Novant Health, the county board of commissioners decided this week.
By Liora Engel-Smith
The biggest county-owned hospital system in the state is about to change hands, pending review by North Carolina Attorney General Josh Stein. If approved, the sale is expected to be finalized early next year, the hospital said in the statement.Details
The COVID-19 pandemic has driven rapid adoption of digital health technologies, and doctors see the potential for innovations like augmented intelligence to play a bigger role in care delivery in the next five years.
But to ensure the digital health boom lasts beyond the pandemic, physicians say these technologies need to address their biggest needs around interoperability and improved workflow, according to a recent report from Deloitte.Details
On Oct. 1, 2020, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), through the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), announced $20 billion in new relief funding for health care providers experiencing financial losses and changes in operating expenses caused by the coronavirus. Providers can begin applying for funds on Monday, Oct. 5, 2020.
Funding for this phase 3 general distribution was made possible through the bipartisan CARES Act and the Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act, which allocated $175 billion in relief funds to hospitals and other healthcare providers. HHS has already issued over $100 billion in relief funding to providers through prior distributions.Details
Join us for our Virtual Fall Conference on November 17-18. We have a great line up of speakers with LIVE Sessions, along with opportunities to connect! Check out the Agenda & Register at https://conference.nchimss.org/home #NCHIMSS2020 #conference #virtual #HIMSS #telehealthDetails
Just one week until the Women In Healthcare IT Happy Hour – Thursday, September 17th from 5-7pm. There will be some great discussions, so be sure to sign up to join! https://conference.nchimss.org/ #NCHIMSS #virtualhappyhourDetails
Review Global HIMSS Women in Health IT opportunities for engagement, engage in casual conversation, and share how we’re staying resilient during COVID-19. Decompress with us and share how we can support each other through these unprecedented times. https://conference.nchimss.org/Details