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Residents of Mostly Black Urban Communities Lack Access to Trauma Care

African Americans are likely to live in areas where people suffer critical injuries. Yet they are also more likely to live in so-called trauma deserts, areas with limited access to advanced emergency medical care, suggest new findings published in JAMA Network Open, reports the University of Chicago Medicine. A trauma desert is defined as an… Read More »

Artificial intelligence can identify at-risk patients, inform care and improve disease prevention

There’s no shortage of buzz around artificial intelligence and its potential impact on a variety of areas within healthcare, from patient care to revenue cycle operations. There is an emerging trend toward AI assets that amplify the value of patient data and provide an extendable, scalable pathway to effective primary disease prevention. That’s something that… Read More »

NYU Langone tackles end-of-life care decision-making

Dr. Jonathan Austrian, medical director, Inpatient Clinical Informatics, at NYU Langone Health. NYU Langone Health developed an end-of-life clinical decision support care initiative for shared decision-making among patients, their families and the care team. Launched in 2017, the Respecting Choices Person-Centered Care Model improves care by aligning the goals of the patient and the care… Read More »