News & Updates
The VA selected Health eTime as the winning submission in a scheduling app contest. The app allows veterans to schedule visits online across VA locations and lets VA providers share appointments with veterans’ personal digital calendars and with non-VA providers.
New research shows that having access to data from a HIE improved the quality of emergency care and saved more than $1 million in patient charges, or nearly $2,000 per patient, according to a recently published study.
Health Mart, a franchise of independently owned pharmacies, launched Your Pharmacy OnlineSM, a mobile application for community pharmacy customers. The app provides refill reminders, prescription requests, in-store promotions, and point-to-point directions to the pharmacy.
M3 Clinician, a health information technology company, received NCQA approval as a Patient Centered Medical Home Prevalidation Vendor for its mental health tool. This tool screens for behavioral health conditions, including depression, bipolar, anxiety, post-traumatic stress, and substance use disorders.
Researchers at University of Pittsburgh have developed SmartCAT, a mhealth tool to manage anxiety disorders in children and young adults. It consists of a smartphone app, a therapist portal, and a secure patient-provider communication platform.
HealthCrowd, provider of patient engagement platforms, partnered with City of New Orleans Health Department to launch a mobile outreach and eligibility screening platform for members of Greater New Orleans Community Health Connection.