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Social network for doctors Doximity targets $4 bln valuation in U.S. IPO

Physician network operator Doximity files documents for an IPO that will value the company at $4 billion.

Letter urges closing Humber River’s ER until IT systems fixed after cyberattack, but hospital says it’s safe

ED doctors at Humber River Hospital in Toronto, Canada urge hospital leadership to close the ED until IT systems are restored from a June 13 ransomware attack.

Improvements Needed in Adding Non-VA Medical Records to Veterans’ Electronic Health Records

A VA OIG report finds that VA’s use of community care staff to scan patient records that are created by non-VA providers introduces errors due to a lack of standardized procedures, insufficient training, and lack of quality checks.

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