Archive for May, 2018

VA Finalizes ‘Anywhere to Anywhere’ Telehealth Program For Vets

Icon Written by Alex on May 14, 2018 – 3:40 pm

The VA’s new telehealth program, posted in the Federal Register, enables VA practitioners to use connected care technology to treat veterans no matter where either the veteran or the doctor are located. The Department of Veterans Affairs has posted former Secretary David Shulkin’s ambitious connected care initiative in the Federal Register, finalizing a plan to improve […]

Ascension forges first-ever global supply chain company to reduce costs

Icon Written by Alex on May 3, 2018 – 12:50 pm

Ascension is partnering with a large Australia-based international hospital company to form what appears to be the first-ever global supply chain firm. A major goal of the joint venture between Ascension and Sydney-based Ramsay Health Care, announced Tuesday, is to reduce costs at Ascension’s 151 U.S. hospitals and hundreds of other not-for-profit facilities to the […]