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A critical access hospital in southern Illinois was targeted by an unknown party with access to protected health information, who threatened to release more data unless a "substantial" ransom payment was made. More
Today’s Headlines
Revenue cycle upgrades at U.S. hospitals have been pushed aside, in favor of preparation for the...
Researchers from Kaiser Permanente and Weill Cornell Medical College have pointed to the importance of...
IT company HTC Global Services has acquired CareTech Solutions, an IT and Web products and services...
In its toughest crackdown yet on medical errors, the federal government is cutting payments to 721...
In 2012, ARcare undertook a fast-paced transition to a next-generation electronic health record system...
Stage 2 meaningful use attestations have shown an uptick, but many providers still struggle. With the...
Perhaps CD-ROMs are not the best storage media when it comes to safeguarding the health information of...
New findings published Dec. 17 in the New England Journal of Medicine affirms a practice for stroke...
Don't dismiss the healthcare industry as one of the last to innovate quite yet. When it comes to...
Could younger patients be the key to achieving Stage 2 meaningful use patient access requirements? A...
 
SPOTLIGHT In case you missed it Here are some recent Healthcare IT News reports on industry issues.
Healthcare IT News' 4th annual Best Hospital IT Departments
Money may talk, but when it comes to creating a great workplace, that talk is barely a whisper. In reading the 25 profiles of this ...More
information highway
The Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT on Monday announced the release of its Federal Health IT Strategic Plan, 2015-2020, updating the goals ...More
Montefiore Medical Center delivers care to some 2 million people in the Bronx and beyond, and has been a longtime leader in population health initiatives. ...More
Alert
The risk of experiencing a data breach "is higher than ever," according to Experian's second annual industry forecast, which shows how the "consistently high value ...More
Keyhole
Despite what seems to be some sustainable momentum beyond the initial rush of excitement, worries remain about Apple's HealthKit platform -- with security concerns and ...More
Consumers and laptops
Having established a level of trust and familiarity with electronic health records over the past few years, increasing numbers of U.S. patients are looking for ...More
CIO and docs
What's the healthcare C-suite planning for in the coming year? While everybody seems to have differing opinions, there's a consensus that 2015 will introduce a ...More
Doc at computer
Flatiron Health, the oncology analytics company, has partnered with Vector Oncology on a new project that lets cancer clinicians view patient-reported symptoms at the point ...More
People on the street
Why go it alone with population health when partnerships can be so much more powerful? That was one of the pointed questions asked and answered ...More