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The Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT released a draft roadmap today, outlining steps toward achieving interoperability on a "nationwide level by the end of 2017." More
Today’s Headlines
Finally, CMS has acknowledged a months-long chorus of frustration from industry groups that existing...
With so much set to change on Oct. 1, 2015, ICD-10 offers the chance to home in on process improvements...
After months of loud pushback from providers, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services seems...
After four years and $60 million, ONC's Strategic Health IT Advanced Research Projects program has...
Every year, Healthcare IT News pays tribute to nine leaders and trailblazers who are advancing health...
While athenahealth made headlines last year for toppling long-favored Epic from its "Overall...
The Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT has hired a new chief medical officer, who...
The uptake of healthcare information technology, especially EHRs, has been rapid, but how to measure...
Real patient engagement is far more than patient portals and technology pushing. It's about...
From biosensors to brainwave monitors -- to say nothing of tiny devices that could improve your tennis...
 
SPOTLIGHT In case you missed it Here are some recent Healthcare IT News reports on industry issues.
Mayo Clinic
In the latest example of a world-class health system yanking its established electronic health record in favor of a blue chip vendor, Mayo Clinic is ...More
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Is telehealth at a tipping point? Is 3-D printing here to stay? ECRI Institute spotlights 10 technology trends hospitals should be sure to keep an ...More
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Responding to the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT's call for comments on its draft plan, the American Association of Family Physicians did ...More
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More and more healthcare organizations are recognizing the value of population health management -- and a majority say they expect to recoup their investments in ...More
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The University of Virginia Health System is putting its EpicCare electronic medical record to work on a pilot designed to speed patients' access to specialists.More
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A coalition of 35 physician organizations led by the American Medical Association says doctors are fed up with their EHRs and the multitude of requirements ...More
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Patient safety demands that certified electronic health records enable unique device identification, says a group of providers led by the Pew Charitable Trusts.More
Google Glass
Even as Mountain View pulls back the reins on consumer-facing development, clinical applications of Google Glass are "full-steam ahead."More
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We all know about CIOs and CMIOs. But what's the job of a chief health information officer, anyway?More