Home » News » Currently Reading:

News 3/31/21

March 31, 2021 News No Comments

Top News

image

The FCC prepares to launch a second round of funding for the COVID-19 Telehealth Program, which has already issued $200 million to 539 applicants for assistance with implementing virtual care capabilities.

The second round, funded by $250 million from the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021, will feature several changes from the first including more equitable distribution across states and territories, an applicant rating system, application deadline, and phased funding.


Webinars

image

April 21 (Wednesday) 1 ET. “Is Gig Work For You?” Sponsor: HIStalk. Presenter: Frank L. Poggio, retired health IT executive and active job search workshop presenter.  This workshop will cover both the advantages and disadvantages of being a gig worker. Attendees will learn how to how to decide if gig work is a good personal fit, find the right company, and protect themselves from unethical ones.

Previous webinars are on our YouTube channel. Contact Lorre to present your own.


People

image

American Oncology Network promotes Caroline Hewitt to VP of marketing.

image image

Marathon Health promotes co-founder Jeff Wells, MD to CEO. Wells replaces retiring Jerry Ford, who will remain a board member and advisor. The company has also hired Matt Weissert (Hazel Health) as SVP of client and care team experience.


Announcements and Implementations

image

SimplePractice develops Monarch, a directory of therapy providers and online booking capabilities that can be integrated into EHRs.

image

New Jersey Urology has implemented Phreesia’s patient intake software, including no-contact check-in capabilities from a patient’s home or car.

Azalea Health integrates PatientPing’s real-time care alert and coordination software with its AzaleaOne EHR.


Government and Politics

image

Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont allocates $1.3 million in CMS funding to help providers connect their EHRs to the state PDMP via Appriss Health’s PMP Gateway interface.


Other

Netsmart earns the highest ranking for customer satisfaction in a Black Book ambulatory EHR survey of nearly 2,000 mental and behavioral health professionals.


Sponsor Updates

Blog Posts


Contacts

Jenn, Mr. H, Lorre

More news: HIStalk.

Get HIStalk Practice updates.
Contact us online.
Become a sponsor.

Leave a comment


This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Founding Sponsor


  

Platinum Sponsors


  

  

Gold Sponsors


 

Subscribe to Updates




Search All HIStalk Sites


Loading

Recent Comments

  • RustyColleague: NextGen announcement on Rusty makes me wonder why he was asked to leave abruptly. Knowing him, I can think of only 1 rea...
  • Robert D. Lafsky: "New Haven, CT-based medical billing and patient communications startup Inbox Health..." What you're literally saying h...
  • Marshall: RE: Josephine County Public Health department in Oregon administer COVID-19 vaccines to fellow stranded motorists. "H...
  • : United is regularly referred to as "The Evil Empire" in the independent pediatric space (where I live). They are the mo...
  • Dave Shaver: Regarding forgiven medical debt: If amounts are large enough, forgiven debt must be reported to the IRS on your tax retu...