MyUPMC experiences major jump in video visits as patients move to online care
More patients than ever are heading for UPMC’s digital front door as the COVID-19 pandemic …
Spurred by crisis, telemedicine is revolutionizing health care as we know it
Telemedicine, the remote delivery of health care using video and audio communication tools, is demonstrating …
UPMC Partners with NCQA in Natural Language Processing Working Group
The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) has formed a working group to explore how natural language processing (NLP) can be used in quality measurement and reporting. UPMC has been selected to be part of this elite working group, due to our commitment to the use of unstructured data and NLP in health care.
Abridge applies its patient-friendly technology to some telehealth visits at UPMC
UPMC Enterprises company using natural language processing to capture relevant details from virtual visits
Selling to a Health System: All you need to know about tactics, pitfalls, and ways to elevate your pitch
Recently the UPMC Enterprises Digital Solutions team hosted the expert panel presentation, ‘How to (and How NOT to) Sell to Health Systems’, where attendees were given the chance to hear directly from health system representatives about what they can do to elevate their pitch when selling to a health plan or health system.
UPMC, Philips and American Heart Association create new venture capital fund: Cardeation Capital
This morning, UPMC announced its partnership with Philips and the American Heart Association to launch Cardeation Capital, a $30 million collaborative venture capital fund designed to spur health care innovation in heart disease and stroke care. With cardiovascular disease on the rise and costs heading to $1 trillion in the U.S., strategic investments are needed now, more-than ever.
UPMC and Health Catalyst honored as recipients of the 2018 Microsoft Health Innovation Award
The awards, which were announced at the 2018 HIMSS Annual Conference and Exhibition in Las Vegas recognize health organizations …
Microsoft and UPMC unveil virtual AI assistant that listens in and takes notes on doctor’s visits
Geek Wire – They turn back and forth as a mother describes her child’s symptoms, trying …
Pitt, UPMC Announce $200 Million Immunotherapy Investment
As part of the collaboration, UPMC has made a $200 million commitment to ITTC, and the University will transform a century-old building at 5000 Baum Boulevard into a world-class space for labs, offices, startup companies, and industry partners.
How to Build a Remote Patient Monitoring Program
UPMC’s five-year-old tablet-based program was initially only for patients with congestive heart failure, but is now in the process of expanding to as many as four other conditions, and is a valuable tool in preventing expensive and unnecessary hospitalizations.