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CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Origami Risk, the industry-leading risk, safety and insurance Software as a Service (SaaS) technology firm, has developed a free comprehensive guide for healthcare executives evaluating risk management information systems (RMIS). “A healthcare RMIS should help drive process, communication and transparency across all areas and functions within an organization,” said Bill Schwacke, Healthcare Practice Lead …

In a year of lockdowns, each one of us experienced the power of technology at a fundamental level. With the world shifting enmasse to virtual, technology helped us take care of loved ones, get healthcare, access essential services, get work done and keep our businesses running. It took a pandemic to bring home the power …

A group of private-equity firms reached a deal to acquire Medline Industries Inc. that would value the medical-supply company at more than $30 billion, in one of the largest leveraged buyouts since the financial crisis. The Wall Street Journal reported earlier Saturday that the group was close to a deal after beating out a rival …

Thirty percent of health-care workers have considered leaving the field after working through the pandemic, according to a survey conducted by the Washington Post-Kaiser Family Foundation Poll. More than half of the nearly 3,000 U.S. healthcare workers who were surveyed reported feeling burned out. About 6 in 10 said their mental health has taken a …

NEW YORK & MIAMI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Deerfield Healthcare Technology Acquisitions Corp. (“DFHT”) (NASDAQ: DFHT; DFHTW; DFHTU), a special purpose acquisition company sponsored by an affiliate of Deerfield Management Company, L.P. (“Deerfield”) and Richard Barasch, a veteran healthcare public company executive and investor, announced today that DFHT stockholders have voted to approve all of the proposals related to …

As the school year comes to an end, it’s the start of the beginning for graduating high school seniors. Kaci Anderson, 18, is preparing to graduate from Dallas ISD’s IDEA High School, Innovation Design Entrepreneurship Academy. Over the last four years, she’s accomplished a lot in terms of grades and also being a leader. She …

Text size Keep ’em coming. Christophe Ena/Pool/AFP via Getty Images Global supply chains are a lot like the plumbing or HVAC systems in our homes. We normally ignore them—until they clog or break. Then we have an urgent problem on our hands. We just experienced a gasoline supply crisis due to a cyberattack on a …

PROVIDENCE, R.I., June 02, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Virgin Pulse, the leading global provider of health and wellbeing solutions, today announced that the company has appointed healthcare, technology, and HR industry leader, Chris Michalak, as its new chief executive officer to lead the company through its next stage of growth. Michalak will also join Virgin …

Knoxville, Tennessee, June 02, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Healthcare Integrated Technologies, Inc. (“HITC”) is excited to announce the expansion of its strategic partnership with Merrill Gardens Senior Living. HITC will install its innovative SafeSpace™ with AI Vision™ fall detection technology in a second of Merrill Gardens’ seventy-two communities. The expansion highlights the value and benefits …

The last year has seen incredible transformation in the healthcare industry, with technology playing a central role. For example, we have seen amazing research progress at phenomenal speed in efforts to tackle the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2; with rapid development of new treatments, rigorously tested in time frames only dreamed of before.  Technology has also been …