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Older Patients and the ED: HealthLeaders Media

A new study pinpoints factors that predict frequent emergency department use by geriatric patients. Patients with mild to moderate depression should be treated in the primary care arena, two physicians wrote in the New England Journal of Medicine. Doctors bring in about $ 2.4 million each in annual revenue for hospitals, according to the results… Read More »

FDA clears AI-based wearable device to monitor hospital patients

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a wireless device that continuously and automatically monitors patients using artificial intelligence to provide clinicians with actionable insights. Scottish company Current Health, the manufacturer of the wearable device, announced on Wednesday that it has received Class II clearance from the FDA for hospital care. Also See: FDA clears… Read More »