Stay informed about the latest in healthcare news with these hand-picked articles from around the web.
This is the NueMD Top Five.
HIPAA Privacy Experts Alarmed as Amazon Moves into Healthcare - WashingtonPost.com
Experts cite privacy and data concerns as retail giant, Amazon, announces plans to create an independent healthcare company for their employees.
Virtual Reality, Smart Glasses, and More Health IT Gadgets at PyeongChang's Olympic Games - MobiHealthNews.com
Olympic teams use the latest health technology to enhance performance, keep track of injuries, and stay warm during this year's winter games.
President Donald Trump Signs $400B Budget Deal, Secures Funding for Healthcare Programs - FierceHealthcare.com
An overnight government shutdown ends after President Trump signs spending bill that includes funding for several major healthcare programs, such as the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP).
Researchers Develop UV Lamp That Could Prevent the Spread of Influenza - Time.com
Researchers develop an ultraviolet (UV) lamp that can kill microbes, bacteria, and viruses without the health hazards associated with conventional germicidal lamps.
New App Offers Patients Support During Chemotherapy - MobiHealthNews.com
A new HIPAA-compliant, HITRUST-certified mobile app allows patients undergoing chemotherapy to better manage their care, symptoms, and side effects.
BONUS: What We Love Video - NueMD.com
For Valentine's Day, we asked team members to speak about an item from around their desk that they care about. From pictures to pups, here's a collection of stories about the things we love. Happy Valentine's Day from NueMD.