Tag Archives: Healthcare

Black premature babies face racial disparities in healthcare, study says

Adobe Stock Images Black preemies face higher chances that they will receive poor prenatal care than white, Asian-American and Hispanic babies, and this is partially due to the quality of their parents’ healthcare as well as segregation, according to a JAMA Pediatrics study released last week. The study looked at black newborn babies born prematurely… Read More »

Healthcare providers increasingly lucrative for pros’ ransomware attacks

Ransomware attacks are continuing to proliferate, as hackers have become professionals and are operating as a business. Hackers are no longer primarily acting alone, but in concert with each other and sharing the rewards, according to Jason Green, chief revenue officer at Trustifi, an email security vendor with products that include 256-bit military-grade email encryption,… Read More »

Healthcare executives should invest in value-based care technologies now, Deloitte says

New research from Deloitte found that hospitals leading the charge to value-based contracts are adopting emerging technologies for population health and care coordination, data aggregation and management, as well as reporting and analytics. While that sounds obvious enough, the Deloitte report also determined that as hospital revenue tips more toward payments based on outcomes and… Read More »