Tag Archives: Healthcare

Intermountain Healthcare to merge with Sanford Health in 2021

Photo provided by Intermountain Healthcare Salt Lake City, Utah-based Intermountain Healthcare and Sanford Health, headquartered in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, have signed a letter of intent to merge. Combined, the two health systems will have 70 hospitals in these states: Utah, South Dakota, North Dakota, Minnesota and Iowa. The two health systems plan to bring… Read More »

GE Healthcare unveils new edge computing tools for clinicians

GE Healthcare this week launched its new Edison HealthLink, a new edge computing technology designed for the needs of healthcare providers. WHY IT MATTERSThe new offering is designed to help clinicians more easily “collect, analyze and act upon critical data closer to its source,” according to GE Healthcare. Ten applications are already available through the… Read More »

Amy Coney Barrett’s healthcare record to face heavy scrutiny

With healthcare and the fate of Obamacare being significant election issues and Democrats scrambling for a way to stop Judge Amy Coney Barrett from joining the Supreme Court, Barrett’s position on the healthcare law, known as the Affordable Care Act, will likely be front-and-center at her confirmation hearing. Democratic members of Congress and presidential nominee… Read More »

“Seniors Will Never Embrace Telehealth” And Other False Assumptions About American Healthcare

Before the COVID19 pandemic, one common stereotype was that seniors would never adopt tele-health. … [+] That’s been proven wrong. (Photo by Jan Woitas/picture alliance via Getty Images) picture alliance via Getty Images Who would have thought that a global pandemic would have been the stimulus we needed to radically accelerate the transition to digital… Read More »