RFID
The University of Vermont Medical Center in Burlington, Vt., announced recently that five million medications have been tracked using radio frequency identification technology. "It's cutting down on medication errors," says its CMIO. More
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As healthcare providers shift away from fee-for-service toward value-based payment models, they're...
In the national discourse about interoperability, much of the focus is on enabling a doctor using one...
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In the newest payer-provider ACO partnership, UnitedHealthcare has teamed up with an eight-hospital...
The LGBTQ community is the focus of a new study that will tap Apple's clinical research platform...
New geographic information system technology from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services aims...
In its first five years, the Affordable Care Act has survived technical meltdowns, a presidential...
CVS Health has partnered with four health systems nationwide to provide them patient prescription and...
Fostering innovation "is critical to effectively addressing the challenges of today and delivering...
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Supreme Court
The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday voted 6-3 against the plaintiffs in the case of King v. Burwell. The ruling means more than 6 million ...More
Telemedicine
Telemedicine can be "so easy." For Medicare patients, it’s also incredibly rare. Nearly 20 years after such videoconferencing technology has been available for health services, ...More
Money
As the U.S. healthcare industry speeds toward an era where value-based reimbursement is the rule rather than the exception, hospitals are doing their homework in ...More
Magnifying glass on keyboard
A former employee at a major New York health system has been indicted, along with seven others, for stealing personal data of 12,000 patients, enabling ...More
Network
The CommonWell Health Alliance continues to add new members as it works toward an ambitious goal of expanding its provider footprint to 5,000 sites nationwide ...More
Password
As an academic medical center, University of Utah Health Care has some special security challenges unique to an organization of its size and scope. One ...More
Trophy
For the past five years, one analytics company has been compiling an annual list of the top 100 critical access hospitals in America. Just 16 ...More
Future
For those healthcare providers still resistant to technology, listen up: You're going to be left behind. From the "platform revolution" to the "Internet of me," ...More