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Health Information Exchange: Where Do We Go from Here
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Brainwave technology breakthrough?
Aug 27, 2014
In a project that could be a boon for ALS patients, and potentially others with neurodegenerative conditions, Philips and Accenture have developed proof of concept software that enables users to control devices using brainwaves.
The idea is to combine the wearable Insight technology Emotiv, a wireless headset that monitors brainwaves and can translate them into meaningful data, with devices developed by Philips to offer more autonomy to patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and potentially other debilitating diseases.
'Final' ICD-10 date to heat things up
Aug 27, 2014
Even before the Department of Health and Human Services posted the final rule declaring Oct. 1, 2015 as the compliance deadline, industry analysts were convinced that it would be a hard-fast date.
"Yes," is what CTG Health Solutions consultant Cecil Bohannon said when asked if this would be the true launch date after several delays.
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