Health IT Product News Report October 2023
Allied Market Research reports that the global healthcare information technology (IT) market size was valued at $250,577.15 million in 2020, and is projected to reach $880,688.75 million by 2030, registering a CAGR of 13.3% from 2021 to 2030.
Data Bridge Market Research reports the market drivers and growth can be attributed 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.
Health IT Product News
Early Check study to use genome sequencing to dramatically expand voluntary screening offered for North Carolina newborns
Early Check (@earlycheck), a research study that provides free health tests to newborns up to four weeks old in North Carolina, announced that it will begin to offer genome sequencing to screen for hundreds of childhood-onset genetic conditions and assess a newborn’s risk of developing type 1 diabetes in their lifetime.
OM1 Launches Hidradenitis Suppurativa Dataset to Expand Real-World Evidence in Dermatology
OM1 (@Om1Inc) a real-world data, AI and technology company with a focus on chronic diseases, announced the continued expansion of its Dermatology Network to include Hidradenitis Suppurativa (HS), a systemic inflammatory disease, enhancing the dataset with almost 26,000 patient records.
Objective Medical Systems Expands Offerings with OMS C3(R) Chronic Care Coordinator
Objective Medical Systems (@Omshealth), a health information technology company specializing in cardiovascular software solutions, is pleased to announce the availability of OMS C3® Chronic Care Coordinator for download on Connection Hub, an exclusive platform where vendors demonstrate their interoperability with Epic software.
Komodo Health Launches MapLab, the Industry’s First Comprehensive Technology Solution For Enterprise Healthcare Insights
Komodo Health (@komodohealth) introduced MapLab™, the first all-in-one offering for healthcare and Life Sciences companies to generate insights into disease trends, treatment pathways, patient populations, and a host of other complex research questions. class real-world patient data.
AdvancedMD Gives Billing Service Companies and Private Practices Robust List Of Product Updates To Be Showcased At HBMA
AdvancedMD (@advancedmd), provider of cloud-based healthcare software for independent medical billing service companies and medical, mental health, and physical therapy practices, announced its 2023 Fall Product Release, with multiple updates across the platform’s EHR, practice management, and patient engagement solutions.
OM1 Launches Asthma and Chronic Rhinosinusitis Datasets to Expand Real-World Evidence in Respiratory and ENT
OM1 announced the launch of two new clinical datasets, Chronic Rhinosinusitis (CRS) and Asthma. Both datasets are derived from longitudinal follow-up of patients seen by specialists and focus on patient characteristics, symptoms, treatments, clinical outcomes and healthcare resource utilization.
Rimidi Announces New Chronic Kidney Disease Module, Complementing Suite of Chronic Disease Management Solutions
Rimidi (@Jointherimidi), a clinical management platform designed to optimize clinical workflows, enhance patient experiences, and achieve quality objectives for chronic disease management, announced the launch of its new Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) Module, designed to give providers better visibility on the status of their population of patients with CKD to improve disease management.
TruCode Exhibiting at AHIMA Under New Name, Showcasing their Cloud-Based Medical Coding Technology, TruBridge Encoder
TruBridge, LLC, a subsidiary of CPSI (@trubridge), which offers an end-to-end revenue cycle management (RCM) solution to help streamline revenue functions, enhance productivity, and support the financial health of healthcare organizations, is pleased to announce the full integration of TruCode under the TruBridge brand.
Virtual Healthcare Product News
Virtual First Care Coalition IMPACT Releases Payment and Coding Toolkit
IMPACT, a pre-competitive consortium dedicated to understanding, supporting, and implementing virtual first care (V1C), released the Payment & Coding Toolkit, a new free resource to assist payers and providers as they navigate the payment and reimbursement landscape for V1C services. IMPACT is a collaboration led by the Digital Medicine Society (@_DiMeSociety) and the American Telemedicine Society, and is the leading organization and professional home of V1C.
ATA Launches Three New Tools to Advance Telehealth’s Role in Addressing Health Disparities
The American Telemedicine Association (@AmericanTelemed) announced that its CEO’s Advisory Group on Using Telehealth to Eliminate Disparities and Inequities is releasing three new tools this week, to inform ways in which telehealth can impact disparities and inequities.
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AI Product News
Fairtility Integrates with Leading Electronic Medical Record Systems in the Reproductive Care Market, Advancing Digitalization of the IVF Clinic
Fairtility (@fairtility), the transparent AI innovator powering reproductive care for improved outcomes, announced that its AI decision support system, CHLOE™, has been successfully integrated with leading electronic medical record (EMR) platforms used in fertility clinics, including vRepro, IDEAS from Mellowood Medical, nAble IVF and MedITEX.
CharmHealth Advances Provider and Patient Intelligence With AI
CharmHealth (@charmhealth), a provider of healthcare technology solutions, announced three breakthroughs to improve patient care. With the launch of its new Chart Note Assist, the company incorporated sophisticated artificial intelligence (AI) into its electronic health record (EHR) platform to instantly surface relevant patient data, providing physicians with key diagnostic insights and generating potential treatment plans. Additionally, CharmHealth announced that it now can integrate patient records from other providers as well as pull in data from a patient’s health and wellness apps and devices to create a more complete profile for better overall outcomes and greater convenience.
H1 Boosts Flagship Clinical Trial Intelligence Platform with Generative AI to Accelerate Clinical Trials
H1 (@H1co_), a source of truth for global Healthcare Professional, clinical, scientific, and research information, announced the launch of GenosAI, a new generative AI tool seamlessly embedded into its clinical trial intelligence platform, Trial Landscape, to analyze and respond to all types of complex inquiries. Trial Landscape allows sponsors to identify new sites, centers of excellence, and investigators with diverse patients; evaluate site and PI patient recruitment strategies; and gauge competition across trials. GenosAI is a significant leap forward in enhancing efficiency, diversity, and innovation in the pharmaceutical industry.
New Generative AI-Native Health Company RhythmX AI Announces Precision Care Platform for Doctors to Deliver Hyper-Personalized Care to the Right Patient at the Right Time
SAIGroup announced the funding and launch of RhythmX AI, a generative AI-native precision care company building a platform to free up doctors to deliver hyper-personalized patient care. RhythmX AI delivers to doctors advanced generative AI capabilities and predictive AI algorithms based on extensive longitudinal data. These provide patient-specific prescriptive actions and recommendations doctors can drill into using a generative AI-enabled natural language interface and AI-native copilots.
Augmedix Announces New AI Medical Documentation Product, Augmedix Go, a Clinician-Controlled Mobile App
Augmedix (@augmedix), a healthcare technology company that delivers industry-leading, ambient medical documentation and data solutions, announced the early access release of the newest product on its platform, Augmedix Go, a clinician-controlled mobile app that uses generative AI to instantaneously create a fully automated draft medical note after each patient visit.
Carium’s Innovative Approach to Generative AI Powered by Amazon Bedrock
Carium (@cariumcares), a trailblazer in the virtual care management technology space, has announced its AI-focused roadmap using Amazon Bedrock to accelerate the development of cloud-based generative AI applications.
Ochsner Health to integrate generative AI into patient messaging
This month, Ochsner Health (@OchsnerHealth) is launching a pilot program that uses AI to draft simple messages to patients in the MyOchsner app portal. A small group of Ochsner clinicians will participate in testing a new Epic feature that drafts responses to routine patient requests, which will then be reviewed and edited by the clinicians. The feature is meant to speed up app response time to patients and allows doctors to spend more time with patients.
FDA Medical Devices
Approved in September 2023
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 in September.