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Quanta to customize AI medical cloud system for Taiwan health insurance administration

Quanta Computer has signed a MoU with Taiwan's National Health Insurance (NHI) Administration for donating a customized AI medical cloud computing integration system......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesMar 26th, 2020

Taiwan using national health insurance data to enable AI-based smart medical care development

Taiwan's National Health Insurance (NHI) program is using big data it collects to train AI in developing smart medical care solutions......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesMar 6th, 2020

Deep01 awaiting second US FDA clearance for AI medical detection system

Deep01, a Taiwan-based medical artificial intelligence (AI) startup, is applying for its second US FDA (Food and Drug Administration) clearance for midline shift detection and measurement, according to the company's CEO, David Chou......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesDec 10th, 2019

Trump administration to deny visas to immigrants without health insurance or means to pay for medical costs

Joe Raedle/Getty Images President Donald Trump issued a presidential proclamation on Friday, stating that immigrants seeking to live in the US will be denied visas unless they "will be covered by approved health insurance" or show that .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 4th, 2019

How South Africa Plans to Fix an Ailing Health System

The South African Constitution’s Bill of Rights accords everyone the right to health care. Yet 84% of the nation’s 58.8 million people have no medical insurance and rely on a public health system with too few doctors and dilapidated facilities,.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 14th, 2019

A Portland medical practice makes seamless switch to telehealth

GreenField Health was something of a pioneer when it piloted a cloud-based digital care platform in 2014. That foresight is serving the Portland-based primary care clinic well these days. As the COVID-19 pandemic and social distancing have taken hol.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 2nd, 2020

Providence hospitals part of COVID-19 treatment trial

Providence health system is part of a worldwide drug trial that may offer hope for a COVID-19 treatment. The system is offering the drug Remdesavir, also used to treat ebola, to patients at Providence St. Vincent and Providence Portland medical c.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 31st, 2020

State could reopen shuttered medical center

The Wolf administration said the closed Ellwood City Medical Center is being considered for overflow COVID-19 patients should the need arise. The hospital closed late last year after it failed state Department of Health inspections and then with th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 29th, 2020

How US medical bills compare with those in other countries

The coronavirus pandemic has thrust the shortcomings of America’s health care system into the spotlight once again......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 29th, 2020

Columbus convention center to serve as overflow site for Covid-19 patients

The Greater Columbus Convention Center will be used as an overflow site for local hospitals that need more space to take care of Covid-19 patients. OhioHealth, the OSU Wexner Medical Center and Mount Carmel Health System have agreed to co-locate thei.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 28th, 2020

If you"re hospitalized with COVID-19 and don"t have insurance, you"ll likely owe $73,000. One chart shows how broken the system is for the most vulnerable.

JohnnyGreig/Getty Images Uninsured Americans with COVID-19 would pay an estimated average of $73,300 for a 6-day hospital stay, according to a recent report by FAIR Health. Ther.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 27th, 2020

How Many People in Your State Are Burdened With Medical Debt?

The United States spends more per capita on health care than any other large developed country — and without a single-payer national health care system, much of that spending is shouldered........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMar 27th, 2020

Duke Health finds way to reuse medical masks as shortages mount

The national shortage of medical masks as hospital providers searching everywhere to find more equipment to protect health care workers, but Duke Health is now implementing a system allowing masks to be reused. The system said Thursday its researchers .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 27th, 2020

This Is How Americans’ Medical Bills Compare to Other Countries

The coronavirus pandemic has thrust the shortcomings of America’s health care system into the spotlight once again. The United States has one of the costliest health care systems in the world, and it........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMar 23rd, 2020

Pot shop revenue upswing might be a "temporary high"

Shop owners worry about being closed down, which they say could cause medical patients to seek help from an already stressed health care system......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 18th, 2020

Coronavirus is exposing all of the weaknesses in the US health system

High health care costs and low medical capacity made the US uniquely vulnerable to the coronavirus......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 16th, 2020

Feds investigate NYU Langone over Medicare payments

The federal government is investigating NYU Langone over Medicare payments it received to cover indirect medical education expenses, according to a disclosure in the health system's financial... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMar 6th, 2020

Daly City’s largest hospital, employer could shut down as soon as next week

Bay Area political leaders issued a warning on Thursday against the closure of Seton Medical Center in Daly City and demanded that the hospital’s owner give at least three months notice before shuttering the facility. Verity Health System, the ban.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 5th, 2020

Feds deny plan for DSRIP 2.0, ending program that brought billions of dollars to NY

New York's health care industry won't be getting a DSRIP 2.0. Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Monday that the Trump administration had denied New York's request to extend the Delivery System Reform Incentive... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkFeb 28th, 2020

What ‘Medicare for All’ Means for U.S. Health Care: QuickTake

Through Medicare, the U.S. health-insurance program created in 1965 to help older Americans afford their medical bills, the government helps one in five citizens pay for doctor visits, blood tests, prescription drugs, stays in hospitals or nursing f.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostFeb 28th, 2020

Two local medical device companies receive FDA clearances

Kicking off 2020, two of Memphis’ stable of medical device companies received coveted 510(k) premarket clearances from the FDA. In2Bones Global Inc. received two U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearances: for its Avenger system related .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 20th, 2020