Tug of war
"Both Epic and athena are justifiably proud of their products and their people, and both defend their worldview with great passion and (particularly in athena's case) no shortage of hyperbole. Did I really need to choose sides?" More
Today’s Headlines
Artist Regina Holliday is the subject of a USA Today article on her artistic advocacy on behalf of...
Oncology focused health IT companies Varian Medical Systems and Flatiron Health have forged an alliance...
There are as many definitions for the phrase as there are people willing to address the question. But...
Hospitals are recognizing the value of interoperability between EHRs and automated dispensing cabinets...
At Hunterdon Healthcare System, patient engagement is an all-hands-on-deck project, says its chief...
Steve Shirley, chief information officer at the 350-bed Parkview Medical Center in Pueblo, Colorado,...
The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute has approved $120 million to fund 34 clinical...
The House Energy and Commerce Committee gave the 21st Century Cures bill a unanimous sendoff Thursday,...
It took a health insurance company almost a year to notify some 1.1 million of its members that their...
Chicago-based EHR company Allscripts will lay off 250 employees across the company, with 60 of the cuts...
 
SPOTLIGHT In case you missed it Here are some recent Healthcare IT News reports on industry issues.
Hunterdon Healthcare System
At Hunterdon Healthcare System, patient engagement is an all-hands-on-deck project, says its chief medical information officer. A new engagement tool will help clinicians get better ...More
Doc and tablet
Steve Shirley, chief information officer at the 350-bed Parkview Medical Center in Pueblo, Colorado, has been in information technology for some 35 years. And, as ...More
Hacker
It took a health insurance company almost a year to notify some 1.1 million of its members that their personal data had been swiped by ...More
Coast Guard
The Department of Homeland Security's Office of the Inspector General, an independent government watchdog, has found the Coast Guard seriously lagging in its efforts to ...More
Advocate Lutheran General Hospital
Chicago's Advocate Health Care has 13 hospitals and one of the largest accountable care organizations in the U.S. With population health management at the center ...More
Congress
What to make of the newest Congressional wrangling over the conversion to ICD-10 and the rekindled debate that has followed. Also: the one thing healthcare ...More
Grades on chalkboard
Payer report cards released today by health IT company athenathealth and healthcare communications firm ReviveHealth show insurers strong on operational performance, but still lacking in ...More
Kaiser Permanente photo via Wikipedia
Dick Daniels, who took the reins as Kaiser Permanente's executive vice president and chief information officer this February, explains how IT is a principle means ...More
Person using Apple Watch
The small physician practice isn't what it used to be. Today, solo docs and small practices are most likely a bit more technologically savvy and ...More