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The healthiest and unhealthiest states in America: Where did your state rank for 2018?

Hawaii reclaimed its title as the healthiest state in United Health Foundation’s 29th annual America’s Health Rankings report, which placed Louisiana as the least healthy state in the nation. — Read on www.beckershospitalreview.com/rankings-and-ratings/the-healthiest-and-unhealthiest-states-in-...
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Interoperability of Electronic Health Records in Europe: Facilitating Cross Border Cooperation | EEHR

Have you heard of European electronic health records (EEHR) exchange format yet? — Read on www.himssconference.org/updates/interoperability-electronic-health-records-europe-facilitating-cross-border-cooperation
Virus

Scientists succeed in destroying HIV-infected cells in major breakthrough 

Researchers at the Institut Pasteur in Paris claim to have successfully destroyed HIV-infected ‘reservoir’ cells. HIV targets cells with high metabolic activity and ‘hijacks’ energy to multiply. — Read on www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6521155/amp/Scientists-succeed-destroying-HIV-infected-...

The World’s largest economy 2030 overtaks the US

The world in 2030. A Global Research article discussing the fast growth of China and India’s economies. — Read on www.gbm.hsbc.com/insights/growth/the-world-in-2030
Amazon

Amazon’s Entire Health Care Supply Chain

Amazon has explored getting into consumer health diagnostics — testing for disease at home and looked at buyin start-ups developing at-home health tests. — Read on: www.cnbc.com/amp/2018/12/14/amazon-explored-medical-diagnostics-was-in-talks-to-buy-confer-health.html

Keynote Address: Transformational Technologies in Healthcare – All Aboard! John D. Halamka

John D. Halamka Beth Israel Deaconess System, Chairman, New England Healthcare Exchange Network (NEHEN), Co-Chair, HIT Standards Committee, Professor, Harvard Medical School USA Halamka, J. (2018). Keynote Address: Transformational Technologies in Healthcare – All Aboard!. Blockchain in Healthca...
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Uniform EHR Interface for Vivantes Clinics (in German)

The biggest German health insurances AOK and TK develop together with Berlin major clinic group Vivantes an uniform interface for electronic health records (EHR) . Die beiden größten Krankenkassen AOK und Techniker Krankenkasse (TK) entwickeln gemeinsam mit dem größten kommunalen Gesundheitsu...