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  • New Funding Opportunities

    New Funding Opportunities

    We all are always looking for funding opportunities.  To help sort through the various resources Sean Okamoto and Kanani Kashiwagi from PBTRC will keep an updated page on available grant…

  • Spring 2014 Telehealth Resource Center Meeting

    Spring 2014 Telehealth Resource Center Meeting

    The Pacific Basin Telehealth Resource Center hosted the Spring 2014 Telehealth Resource Center meeting in Honolulu, Hawaii on March 4-5, 2014.  All fourteen HRSA funded telehealth resource centers were represented…

  • 2013 Hawaii Healthcare Summit – November 19, 2013

    2013 Hawaii Healthcare Summit – November 19, 2013

    The Hawaii Healthcare Project, a public-private partnership between the Office of the Governor and Hawaii healthcare industry stakeholders, organized the 2013 Hawaii Healthcare Summit at the Hilton Hawaiian Village.  A…

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Two projects in Georgia are using health IT tools to increase care coordination for residents in communities with high rates of poverty and chronic diseases. In a blog post, two officials from the Morehouse School of Medicine highlight the need for greater health IT adoption in such underserved communities. FierceHealthIT, "Health IT Buzz." [...]
Wed, Apr 23, 2014
Source: iHealthBeat
A new study shows that a health information exchange tool embedded in an electronic health record system helped four hospital emergency departments in Minnesota prevent 560 unnecessary medical tests and procedures, including blood work and imaging. The tool also helped identify patients exhibiting drug-seeking behavior. Clinical Innovation & Technology et al. [...]
Wed, Apr 23, 2014
Source: iHealthBeat
New research shows that more than 75,000 health care professionals post about 152,000 tweets per day about health care policy, research, medications and disease treatment. In total, about 208 million tweets by health care professionals have been posted since Twitter launched in 2006. FierceHealthcare, PM Live. [...]
Wed, Apr 23, 2014
Source: iHealthBeat