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Tag: COVID-19

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Should we redesign how we pay for primary care?

September 14th, 2020 / By Travis Bias, DO, MPH, FAAFP

The COVID-19 pandemic has revealed and magnified some nonsensical elements that drive health care delivery in the U.S. One of the most glaring is the method by which primary care […]

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How are hearts faring in a COVID-19 world?

September 11th, 2020 / By Cheryl Manchenton, RN

There has been much focus on all of the manifestations of COVID-19, not only physically, but mentally on all of us. Like many of you, I have struggled with the […]

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Article: Understanding cytokines for more accurate COVID-19 reporting

With Cheryl Manchenton, RN

A cytokine release or storm is one manifestation of COVID-19 that can be confusing when it comes to documentation. Cheryl Manchenton, 3M consultant, details the latest guidelines in this article […]

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Five ways data can improve patient outcomes

September 9th, 2020 / By Becky Pelov

To improve patient outcomes and drive value-based care success during COVID-19 and beyond, health plans need to use data for efficient and effective decision-making. However, many health care organizations struggle […]

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Consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic on the treatment of patients in German hospitals – A first impression

September 3rd, 2020 / By Raphael Graf, Andre Cools, Daniel Schmithausen

It is undeniably clear that the COVID-19 pandemic has had and continues to have a big impact on us all. In discussions with our customers, they reported that many patients […]

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COVID-19 exposes gaps in the U.S. health care system

September 2nd, 2020 / By Steve Delaronde

Before COVID-19, U.S. health care was being called out for unfair billing practices. Surprise bills, confusing and excessive hospital chargemaster rates, balance billing and overreliance on fee-for-service had become familiar […]

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AI Talk: MRI, selfies and untaken test results

August 28th, 2020 / By V. “Juggy” Jagannathan, PhD

This week we focus on algorithms. An example of an application ill-suited for automation and two that are well suited. Algorithm to speed up MRI scans FastMRI is a joint […]

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Can we hold on to some of the policy breakthroughs achieved during the COVID-19 pandemic?

August 28th, 2020 / By L. Gordon Moore, MD

Telemedicine has been around for a long time. “In 1906, the inventor of the electrocardiogram published a paper on the telecardiogram. Since the 1920s, the radio has been used to […]

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Podcast Episode Transcript: Telemedicine during the pandemic: Finding the right approach

With L. Gordon Moore, MD

Gordon Moore: Welcome to 3M’s Inside Angle Podcast. This is your host, Dr. Gordon Moore. And with me today is Dr. Andrew Robie, who is the chief medical information officer […]

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COVID-19 compliance concerns – Part 2 on PPE

August 26th, 2020 / By Barbara Aubry, RN

I know y’all don’t want to hear from me twice in one month, but I saw a report recently that I had to share following the  concerns I discussed in […]

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COVID-19 and quality: What we know and don’t know

August 24th, 2020 / By Cheryl Manchenton, RN

Although our knowledge of COVID-19 is growing, there is a great deal that we still do not know about this disease and its full effects on the body, both acutely […]

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AI Talk: Tele-surgery, NIH and yoga

August 21st, 2020 / By V. “Juggy” Jagannathan, PhD

Tele-Surgery Came across an article in Wired this week which showcased the impact of COVID-19 in the field of tele-surgery. The article talks about how to address COVID-19 concerns; University […]