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Hospitals, manufacturers could donate cybersecurity software under proposed regs

Dive Brief: Hospitals and other entities like medical device manufacturers may soon be able to donate certain cybersecurity software to physicians without fear of running afoul of the Stark Law or Anti-Kickback Statue if provisions in two recent proposed rules are finalized by CMS and the HHS Office of Inspector General. The goal is to… Read More »

How Nutrition-Tech Could Save Our Healthcare System And Billions Of Lives Around The World – Forbes

Hippocrates conceived one of the most revolutionary health concepts, “Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food,” around 400 BC, yet modern society has yet to capitalize on this concept. The world’s pharmaceutical market, worth $ 934.8 billion in 2017, is projected to reach a staggering $ 1170 billion by 2021, while the… Read More »

New patient test could tell GPs if infections are antibiotic resistant in under two hours

A new rapid patient test which could identify whether bacteria isolated from clinical samples are antibiotic resistant in under two hours is being trialled on a range of antibiotics commonly used to treat urinary tract infections (UTIs). If successful, the test could transform decision-making around antibiotic choice by helping inform the five million antibiotic prescriptions… Read More »