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How to Mitigate the Risks of Remote Patient Monitoring

Susan Shepard, MSN, MA, RN, CPHRM - 12/7/2018 - 0

Despite many advantages, real-time remote patient monitoring has liability risks that must be ensure safe & effective use of remote devices.

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The Advantages of Invisalign over Traditional Metal Braces

Holly Gregory, DDS - 11/25/2018 - 12

Here are some key advantages that make Invisalign clear orthodontic alignment devices superior to traditional metal braces for some patients.

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Is Virtual Reality a Pain Management Alternative?

Miranda Felde, MHA, CPHRM - 10/28/2018 - 1

Studies demonstrate the potential benefit of virtual reality (VR) for pain management. The hope is that VR will be a viable alternative for opioids for some patients.

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5 Ways to Improve Patient Data Security

Sophie Ross - 10/9/2018 - 0

These five security practices help organizations address imminent risks to data privacy, keep pace with continually evolving threats & protect patients’ personal information.

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Is Cryptocurrency an Emerging Behavioral Addiction?

Thomas G. Kimball, PhD - 10/8/2018 - 0

Some experts have identified cryptocurrency, and the processes involved in obtaining it, as an emerging behavioral addiction.

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A Brief Guide to mHealth Apps Security and Privacy Threats

Inga Shugalo - 9/27/2018 - 0

Prior to unleashing the power of a mHealth app, vendors & providers should make sure the app is compliant with guidelines to deal with major security concerns.

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How to Have a Successful Analytics System Implementation

Bethany Durst - 9/20/2018 - 1

A sophisticated analytics system can help healthcare organizations predict and manage costs as well as clinical outcomes but implementation can be challenging.

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