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Five Republican senators -- the same group that in 2013 called for a "reboot" of the HITECH Act -- are pressing on with their efforts to drive changes in how health IT is deployed, especially with regard to interoperability. More
Today’s Headlines
In a letter this week to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, more than 100 medical...
A new survey published in the Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association wanted to gauge...
Changes in the healthcare marketplace to a consumer focus require a fresh look at how the revenue cycle...
The oral arguments the U.S. Supreme Court heard Wednesday in King vs. Burwell did not address any...
A new survey shows "significant amount of security risk" occurring across all industries. Its...
If a health system is given a choice of 50 quality measures and has to choose 10, how do they choose...
Cerner has been chosen to implement a new electronic health record system across the Hazelden Betty...
The 100 Top Hospitals recognized this week by Truven Health Analytics boast shorter lengths of stay,...
With recent patient deaths linked to "superbug" exposure and preventable medical errors...
Oral arguments begin today in yet another Supreme Court case that could threaten the existence of the...
 
SPOTLIGHT In case you missed it Here are some recent Healthcare IT News reports on industry issues.
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For six years, Healthcare IT News has called on our readers to shine a bright light on the people in this industry who are making ...More
Fire
Stiffer competition between key vendors is leaving an increasing number of healthcare providers on the fence about which EHR system to buy, according to a ...More
Man pushing cloud security button
More and more across healthcare, provider organizations are adding a new C-suite role to their rosters -- or at least a new letter to the ...More
Marilyn Tavenner
"CMS is ready for ICD-10," said outgoing Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Administrator Marilyn Tavenner this week, pointing to 660 providers and billing companies ...More
Breaking through a brick wall
UPMC's chief innovation officer talks true semantic interoperability, moving past the hype and reaching thousands of patients at a time.More
Woman raising arms
Most physician practices are now convinced that the ICD-10 transition will finally happen on Oct. 1, 2015. But just 21 percent say they're on track ...More
Nurses on phones
Since computerized physician order entry was introduced as a vital part of their technology armamentarium, physicians have argued that, in order for CPOE to be ...More
Mayo Clinic
Mayo Clinic is publishing commercialized analytics tools on the Apervita platform, offering other healthcare organizations the chance to leverage its clinical knowledge.More
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InterSystems just released the latest version of the data platform it first introduced in 1997: Caché 2015. What does it have to do with Epic? Plenty.More