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CVS Health to acquire Oak Street Health

CVS Health will acquire Oak Street Health, a Medicare-focused primary care provider based in Chicago, for $39 per share in a deal valued at $10.6 billion.

Oracle reorganized its data and AI initiatives amid a leadership shake-up, leaked internal memo shows

Oracle moves its AI and data business units within its cloud infrastructure business amidst the departure of Oracle Cloud Infrastructure EVP Don Johnson and the company’s continued focus on healthcare.

NOCD Completes Additional Funding in its Quest to End the OCD Crisis

Digital OCD therapy startup NOCD raises $34 million in a financing round led by Cigna Ventures and 7wireVentures, bringing its total raised to $84 million.

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  1. Re: Oracle. Let us hope something meaningful will come out of the reorganization.

    So far, no EHR vendor has really leveraged AI in their products.

    Part of it is due to insularity of the healthcare industry from any real competition but part of it is also due to lack of willingness of EHR vendors and IT departments of healthcare organizations to meaningfully invest in AI capabilities (or partner with AI innovators – something like what Microsoft has done with Open AI).

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  1. Agreed, The VA is using CCDAs today for outbound communication and they started with C32s back in 2012. Looked at…

  2. Part of my attitude relates to an experience I had. And this was within a single HIS. I wanted to…

  3. For what it's worth, the VA currently releases C-CDA (or HITSP C-32...my memory fails me) via eHealth Exchange and has…

  4. Unfortunately, I can't disagree with anything you wrote. It is important that they get this right for so many reasons,…

  5. Going out on a limb here. Wouldn't Oracle's (apparent) interoperability strategy, have a better chance of success, than the VA's?…

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