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    Change Healthcare cyberattack

    HHS opens investigation into Change Healthcare cyberattack

    The Office for Civil Rights will focus on whether protected health information was breached and if UnitedHealth complied with privacy and security requirements.

    By March 14, 2024
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    Q&A

    Center for Connected Health Policy’s Mei Kwong on what to expect for telehealth regulations

    Some telehealth provisions could expire by the end of the year unless Congress makes them permanent.

    By March 14, 2024
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    Artificial intelligence

    Amid mounting interest and investment in the space, it's clear AI’s applications in healthcare will only continue to grow.

    By Healthcare Dive staff
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    HHS artificial intelligence task force takes shape

    The new group will stand up “assurance, monitoring, risk-management practices” around AI in healthcare, according to a top HHS official.

    By March 14, 2024
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    Change Healthcare cyberattack

    White House meets with UnitedHealth, industry groups on Change cyberattack fallout

    Officials called on payers to cut red tape and offer financial support to providers, including advanced payments. 

    By March 13, 2024
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    HIMSS24

    Microsoft forms health AI governance network

    The tech giant is standing up the group with 16 health systems, two healthcare technology companies and zero AI development rivals.

    By March 12, 2024
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    HIMSS24

    Oracle to launch generative AI-backed clinical assistant within next quarter, exec says

    The tool, which automatically transcribes patient visits and suggests next steps for providers, is entering a cluttered market.

    By March 12, 2024
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    Cerner’s shift to cloud cuts costs, improves cybersecurity, Oracle says

    Oracle will also begin delivering a new ambulatory clinic suite in its fourth quarter, which includes an AI-backed documentation assistant.

    By March 12, 2024
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    HIMSS24

    Google launches AI-backed search-and-answer tool for doctors

    Vertex AI Search for Healthcare allows clinicians to search for information across patient notes, scanned documents and other clinical data.

    By March 12, 2024
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    Change Healthcare cyberattack

    Small, financially struggling providers at risk from Change cyberattack: Moody’s

    Larger providers, however, aren’t immune from cash flow challenges, especially if UnitedHealth Group is unable to restore systems by mid-March. 

    By March 11, 2024
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    Change Healthcare cyberattack

    Change says its largest claims clearinghouses coming back online

    More than $14 billion in claims have been prepared for processing and will start flowing soon, the technology firm said Friday.

    By Updated March 25, 2024
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    Q&A

    How healthcare organizations should prepare for generative AI

    Michael McCallen, managing director in Deloitte’s Health Care Strategy practice, explains why a governance structure is key to successful adoption of artificial intelligence.

    By March 7, 2024
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    Change Healthcare cyberattack

    Change Healthcare faces potential class action as lawsuits rack up

    At least six cases seeking class-action status were filed since the cyberattack, alleging the technology firm didn’t have reasonable cybersecurity measures in place.

    By March 7, 2024
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    UMass Memorial, Google Cloud partner to connect patients with cardiometabolic drugs

    The central Massachusetts nonprofit aims to improve population health, but its partnership with Google on data management and AI could also lower costs.

    By March 6, 2024
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    Change Healthcare cyberattack

    CMS rolls out provider flexibilities amid fallout from Change cyberattack

    Provider groups argued the government should go further to financially bolster providers during the outage at Change Healthcare.

    By March 5, 2024
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    Change Healthcare cyberattack

    Provider groups urge HHS, Congress to mitigate damage from Change cyberattack

    The American Hospital Association and the American Medical Association pushed the federal government to offer more financial support as the Change outage limits providers’ ability to receive payment.

    By March 5, 2024
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    AlphV’s hit on Change Healthcare strikes a sour note for defenders

    The ransomware group didn’t just regroup quickly after a law enforcement takedown. It carried out the worst attack on U.S. infrastructure to date, according to experts.

    By Matt Kapko • March 4, 2024
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    UnitedHealth stands up provider financial assistance after Change cyberattack

    Providers said the assistance isn’t enough to overcome the financial strain caused by the systems outage at Change Healthcare, which has lasted for about two weeks.

    By March 4, 2024
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    Sponsored by Nuance

    In healthcare, build trust through innovation with generative AI

    Learn what to look for when selecting new technology that patients and healthcare workers, alike, can count on.

    March 4, 2024
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    Change Healthcare cyberattack

    Change Healthcare cyberattack having ‘far-reaching’ effects on providers

    Providers said the outage at the UnitedHealth-owned technology company has affected billing, eligibility checks, prior authorization requests and prescription fulfillment.

    By , March 1, 2024
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    Three-quarters of health professionals project widespread AI adoption: survey

    The survey from Berkeley Research Group comes as the federal government mulls how to best regulate artificial intelligence in healthcare.

    By Feb. 29, 2024
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    Veradigm to delist after missing Nasdaq deadline

    The healthcare IT company said trading of its shares will be suspended after it failed to comply with financial reporting requirements.

    By Updated Feb. 28, 2024
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    R1 RCM receives takeover offer from New Mountain

    The private equity firm’s offer represents a sizable premium on R1’s stock, but could be undervaluing the company, analysts said.

    By Feb. 26, 2024
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    4 steps for successful implementation of AI-powered technology in healthcare

    Learn about four things to consider for successful implementation of ACI within a health system.

    Feb. 26, 2024
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    Change Healthcare cyberattack

    UnitedHealth suspects ‘nation-state’ behind Change cyberattack

    Pharmacies and providers nationwide are struggling to process prescriptions following the attack, while the American Hospital Association is recommending hospitals disconnect from affected UnitedHealth systems.

    By Feb. 23, 2024
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    Change Healthcare hit by cyberattack

    The UnitedHealth-owned healthcare technology company disconnected its systems after detecting an “outside threat,” according to a status update page.

    By Feb. 22, 2024