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Virtual video visits may improve patient convenience without sacrificing quality of care

A team of researchers at Harvard-affiliated Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) reports in the American Journal of Managed Care that virtual video visits, one form of telehealth visit used at the hospital, can successfully replace office visits for many patients without compromising the quality of care and communication. Virtual video visits are personal video chats between a health… Read More »

How Talking About Your Dreams Can Improve Your Mental Health

“I had the craziest dream last night!” It’s something we’ve all announced to our partner, friends or colleagues, before regaling a bizarre tale about walking through a field of daisies while eating cheese with Matt Damon. Normally, it’s met with a reaction like “ha, weird!”, before swiftly moving on to another topic of conversation. Most… Read More »

Providers begin using AI to improve clinical decision making

Healthcare organizations across the country are beginning to cash in on early efforts in artificial intelligence and data visualization. First reports on initial efforts to use these advanced technologies show tantalizing potential. At Massachusetts General Hospital researchers have developed an AI algorithm to rapidly diagnose and classify brain hemorrhages from unenhanced computed tomography scans, detecting… Read More »