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The Future of Digital Health 2024

The Future of Digital Health 2024

We have seen a big push into the digital health care and technology space over the past year as companies continue to evolve solutions and support for patients and physicians.…

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2023 Healthcare Trends and Our Outlook for 2024

2023 Healthcare Trends and Our Outlook for 2024

The healthcare industry saw significant change in 2023. Emerging from the shadow of the COVID-19 pandemic, the sector experienced three defining trends that we believe are reshaping the landscape for…

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The Impact of Artificial Intelligence in Health Care

The Impact of Artificial Intelligence in Health...

Hardly a day goes by without at least one story in the news or on social media about artificial intelligence (AI). People are bombarded with topics both inspiring and terrifying.…

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Medical Device Cybersecurity: Agencies Need to Update Agreement to Ensure Effective Coordination

Medical Device Cybersecurity: Agencies Need to...

According to the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), available data on cybersecurity incidents in hospitals do not show that medical device vulnerabilities have been common exploits. Nevertheless, HHS…

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Solving Cybersecurity Challenges to Advance New Digital Health Technologies

Solving Cybersecurity Challenges to Advance New...

The COVID-19 pandemic accelerated the adoption of new technologies and increased consumer demand for a more connected healthcare ecosystem. However, hospitals and health systems have found it more challenging to…

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Trauma Informed Leaders and the Behavioral Health Golden Hour

Trauma Informed Leaders and the Behavioral Health...

By protecting Soldiers both physically and mentally, we create an environment free of fear and intimidation from bodily and emotional harm. Preparing them to face stressful and emotionally draining situations…

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An Introductory Guide to Leveraging Health Care Cost and Affordability Data

An Introductory Guide to Leveraging Health Care...

State leaders seeking to understand the drivers of unsustainable healthcare costs and their impact on residents can leverage a growing number of available data sources that can complement their own…

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FY2024 NDAA: Military Mental Health Workforce Provisions

FY2024 NDAA: Military Mental Health Workforce...

Congress authorizes, through the annual National Defense Authorization Act, Department of Defense (DOD) mental health programs and services that support servicemembers, military retirees, and their families. DOD administers mental health…

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It’s Not Just About the Algorithm: Development of a Joint Medical Artificial Intelligence Capability

It’s Not Just About the Algorithm: Development of...

Recent advances in artificial intelligence (AI) have highlighted the sophisticated potential of this technology to drastically improve all aspects of medicine. As the joint force prepares for large-scale combat operations,…

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Cybersecurity in Medical Devices:  Quality System Considerations and Content of Premarket Submissions

Cybersecurity in Medical Devices: Quality System...

Cybersecurity threats to the healthcare sector have become more frequent and more severe, carrying increased potential for clinical impact. Cybersecurity incidents have rendered medical devices and hospital networks inoperable, disrupting…

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CARES ACT: Experts Identified Safeguards to Help Selected HHS Agencies Protect Against Potential Political Interference

CARES ACT: Experts Identified Safeguards to Help...

Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) agencies—including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Food and Drug Administration, the National Institutes of Health, and the Administration for Strategic…

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Defense Health Agency: Strategic Plan

Defense Health Agency: Strategic Plan

The FY23-28 Defense Health Agency (DHA) Strategic Plan communicates a clear-cut vision and direction for the future of the DHA. The DHA Strategic Plan is intended to educate those in…

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The Hidden Toll of Drug Price Controls:  Fewer New Treatments and Higher Medical Costs for the World

The Hidden Toll of Drug Price Controls: Fewer New...

When nations implement pharmaceutical price controls, they reduce pharmaceutical revenues, which then reduces investments in further R&D, limiting future generations’ access to new novel treatments needed to fight diseases such…

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Preparing the Next Generation of the Healthcare Workforce: State Strategies for Recruitment and Retention

Preparing the Next Generation of the Healthcare...

Governors have prioritized addressing healthcare workforce shortages related to retirement and burnout from the COVID-19 pandemic, the “silver wave” of baby boom generation workers aging out of the workforce and…

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Ten Ways Artificial Intelligence is Transforming Healthcare

Ten Ways Artificial Intelligence is Transforming...

There is an increasing appetite to apply artificial intelligence (AI) to solve many of medicine’s pressing problems, including earlier cancer detection, drug discovery,  prevention, genomics, and relieving the workload of…

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