Health IT Product News Report
Allied Market Reseach reports that the US Health Care Information Technology market was evaluated at $61,018 million in 2017, and is estimated to reach $149,178 million by 2025, at a CAGR of 11.7% during the forecast period. The industry is driven by growing demand for improved patient safety and patient care as well as increase in government initiatives to promote and adopt health IT.
Data Bridge Market Research reports the market drivers and growth can be attriuted to the increase in technological know-how, growing volume of patient data, and demand for quick and efficient healthcare processes and systems will help in driving the growth of the healthcare IT market. Increasing digitization in the healthcare industry and demand for value based care and rising cost of provision of healthcare services coupled with the increasing number of healthcare facilities will likely accelerate the growth of the healthcare IT market in the forecast period of 2020-2027.
And finally over 120 companies are found on the newest Inc. 5000 2020 list of fastest growing private companies. Several of those in the top 200. The list is ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2016 and 2019.
Read all our product news reports. Here is a snapshot of health IT product news being announced.
Health IT Product News:
Talkdesk Healthcare Experience Cloud™ Reimagines the Patient Experience
Talkdesk®, Inc. (@talkdesk), the global customer experience leader for customer-obsessed companies, at Opentalk 2021 announced Talkdesk Healthcare Experience Cloud, the industry’s first enterprise-grade contact center product built for healthcare. Initially reimagining the patient experience, the first solution – Talkdesk Healthcare Experience Cloud for Providers – empowers healthcare providers to deliver synchronized, personalized, and convenient patient experiences across all digital and voice communication channels.
Arcadia’s Cybersecurity Controls Earn Highest Ratings Across All Categories In First-Ever Independent Evaluation From KLAS Research And Censinet
Arcadia (@ArcadiaHealthIT), a population health management and health intelligence platform, announced that its healthcare data platform Arcadia Analytics earned the highest ratings in the first-ever Cybersecurity Preparedness Evaluation from widely-respected healthcare research and insights firm KLAS Research. The evaluation was conducted independently by Censinet, the leading intelligent risk network for healthcare.
Several Vocera Customers Earn Top Spots on Prestigious U.S. News Honor Roll
Vocera Communications, Inc. (@voceracomm), a provider of clinical communication and workflow solutions, announced that Vocera solutions are used in six out of 10 children’s hospitals that made the latest U.S. News & World Report honor roll. The publication recently released its annual Best Children’s Hospitals list, which is in its 15th year.
Telemedicine Product News:
Pager Announces Suite of Flexible Enterprise Solutions to Address Healthcare Fragmentation and Gaps in Care
Pager (@getpager), a virtual care collaboration platform, announced its suite of next-generation solutions that enable health plans and healthcare organizations to deliver a seamless care journey for their consumer-members.
HealthTalk A.I. Introduces Emergent Telehealth Capabilities
HealthTalk A.I. (@HealthTalkAI), a patient engagement company, announced the addition of on-demand Telehealth and Tele-EMS capabilities to its platform. This enhancement enables healthcare organizations to connect patients with on-call clinicians expeditiously.
AI Product News:
PhysIQ Adds NorthShore University HealthSystem to COVID-19 Digital Biomarker Study
NorthShore University HealthSystem (NorthShore) (@NorthShoreWeb) has joined physIQ’s (@PhysIQ) NIH-funded DeCODe study to develop an AI-based COVID-19 digital biomarker. NorthShore will serve as an enrollment center and key partner in the Phase II validation stage of this study.
Jvion Launches Behavioral Health Vulnerability Map to Support and Inform the Response to America’s Mental Health Crisis
Jvion (@JvionHealth), a clinical artificial intelligence (AI) company, launched its Behavioral Health Vulnerability Map to support the response to America’s mental health crisis. To create the map, Jvion used its AI CORE™ to analyze public data on social determinants of health (SDOH) and determine the vulnerability of every US Census block group. Here, vulnerability refers to the likelihood that residents will experience adverse behavioral health events such as self-harm, suicide attempts or overdoses. The map also identifies the most influential social determinants in each region, enabling action to address the social and environmental conditions that contribute to mental illness.
Surveyor Health Demonstrates 19.3% Reduction in Cost of Care in Underserved Medicaid Community Via New SurveyorAI Platform for Population Medication Management
Surveyor Health Corporation (@SurveyorHealth) launched the SurveyorAI platform, a patented technology that drives efficiency and affordability for population medication management using drug knowledge from FDB (First Databank). The company also released the results of a Stanford-guided two-year study and peer reviewed research in the Journal of Managed Care & Specialty Pharmacy. The study validates the platform’s ability to enhance remote medication management while lowering costs, reducing utilization, and improving health.
COVID-19 Product News:
Affinity Empowering Launches “Operation Expanded Testing” on Behalf of Clinical Enterprise, Inc., in Agreement with U.S. Government to Increase COVID-19 Testing
Affinity Empowering, Inc., a provider of the most sophisticated and secure occupational, behavioral, and direct-to-consumer health services, announced the launch of Operation Expanded Testing, a program to increase COVID-19 testing capabilities throughout congregate settings including K-8 schools and summer school programs, correctional facilities, homeless shelters, and select, non-profit community centers.
GetMyDNA Receives EUA for Retail and Bulk Purchase of COVID-19 Test Home Collection Kit
As summer travel ramps up and employees return to work, COVID-19 testing and reporting just got easier with GetMyDNA’s (@get_my_dna) DTC test kit, which is now available not only online, but also for bulk orders and retail purchase. GetMyDNA’s easy to read report is delivered the same day the lab receives the sample 99% of the time, providing the perfect solution for fast, reliable gold standard PCR COVID-19 testing. All samples are processed in CLIA Certified and CAP Accredited full-service laboratory, Gravity Diagnostics.
FDA Medical Devices approved in June 2021
The FDA regulates medical devices sold in the United States to assure their safety and effectiveness. Medical devices range from simple tongue depressors and hospital gowns to complex programmable pacemakers and robotic surgical systems. Their Medical Device Product Classification database lists over 6,000 types of medical devices regulated by FDA’s Center for Medical Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH) and the classification assigned to each type. Depending on the device classification, along with other factors, federal regulations (such as the Code of Federal Regulations, Title 21) define requirements that must be fulfilled for CDRH to approve or clear devices sold in the United States.
Here are the recently approved devices.