Crystal ball
Conversations at HIMSS conferences in recent years have been largely dominated by meaningful use. This year, a great deal of talk was about going past MU and beginning to look at outcomes as opposed to process measures. More
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If you were just getting used to CMS' electronic clinical quality measures, get ready for its...
Cleveland Clinic is the latest world-class provider to make its analytics algorithms available on...
Just couple years after what appeared to be a rocky start for Pioneer accountable care organizations,...
IBM announced Monday it had completed the acquisition of Dallas-based population health company Phytel...
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Royal Philips and Arizona-based Banner Health say they have saved 27 percent in cost as the result of...
Researchers at UCLA are working on a project that utilizes mHealth tools to help gambling addicts...
Every 60 seconds, 232 computers are infected with malware; 12 websites are successfully hacked; more...
Regenstrief Institute aims to change the clunky nature of clinical decision support by making it...
At first glance, it might seem that there is no partnership Cerner would not entertain, but analysts...
 
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Patient safety organization The Leapfrog Group has published its newest results for hospital safety scores, and some hospitals didn't fare so well. We have the ...More
Analytics
As HHS pursues aggressive new timelines for the shift to value-based care, providers have just a couple years to start putting their data to work ...More
Surgeons prepping for surgery
Each year, some 722,000 hospitalized patients will acquire a serious infection. A staggering 75,000 of them will die in the hospital due to the HAI. ...More
Carrot
The $25 billion EMR market will continue to grow even after the government incentives for doctors and hospitals to go digital have vanished, according to ...More
Confused man with laptop
There's a problem in the world of data analytics. A new survey of health IT professionals shows that the lion's share of them see clinical ...More
Phoenix Children's Hospital
As Phoenix Children's Hospital deployed a single EMR across more than 70 subspecialties, administrators understood that physician acceptance was critical to success: providing doctors with ...More
Laptop
How many breaches, how many compromises of patients' confidential medical information does it take before there are some questions asked of an organization and its ...More
Woman with laptop
With a meaningful use requirement for healthcare organizations to drive at least 5 percent of their patients to an online portal, KLAS finds that three ...More
Brandon Hospital
Patient safety organization The Leapfrog Group has published its newest results for hospital safety scores, and we have the list of the 782 safest U.S. ...More