MORE THAN 1,000 INDIANA PATIENTS POTENTIALLY EXPOSED TO HIV AND OTHER INFECTIOUS DISEASES AFTER HOSPITAL FAILED TO DISINFECT SURGICAL TOOLS
Patients admitted to Goshen Hospital in Indianna between April 1 and September 30 of this year may have been exposed to HIV, Hepatitis B and C among other infectious diseases.
2 patients with blood disorders benefit from CRISPR treatment
The first two patients to receive CRISPR-based treatment for inherited blood disorders have benefited and experienced solely treatable side effects, showing promise for the experimental therapy, according to a Nov. 19 news release from CRIS…
Novant Health deploys AI platform to predict, improve patient flow
Winston-Salem, N.C.-based Novant Health has tapped KenSci's artificial intelligence-powered platform to provide predictive insights that will be used to improve efficiency, patient satisfaction and overall care quality and outcomes.
Ascension leader shares 8 reactions to reports on system's work with Google
Eduardo Conrado, executive vice president of strategy and innovations for St. Louis-based Ascension, has shared several reactions to the Nov. 11 Wall Street Journal report that Ascension and Google began a secret partnership, coined Project…
Failure to Encrypt Mobile Devices Leads to $3 Million HIPAA Settlement
The University of Rochester Medical Center (URMC) has agreed to pay $3 million to the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), and take substantial corrective action to settle potential violat…