More than half of healthcare providers are not yet on track to comply with the new code set on Oct. 1, 2015, at least according to a survey published Tuesday. More
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As demand outstrips supply when it comes to IT talent, particularly in healthcare, it seems that those...
A health system based in Kentucky has added security muscle targeted at its network-connected medical...
Following two years of considerable financial losses, one health system is considering dropping out of...
The former CEO of Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center has called on the Massachusetts attorney general...
Call it the summer of ICD-10 software. A corps of startups and stalwarts, in fact, are bringing new...
Healthcare IT News' focus is primarily on IT within the healthcare space, but there's also so...
Health IT interoperability is hard. But is it really as hard as it is being made out to be?
A 12-hospital health system is notifying hundreds of its current and former patients that their...
With e-prescribing of controlled substances legal nationwide, providers and pharmacies are empowered...
Three HHS officials look back at what happened 10 years ago after Hurricane Katrina touched down in New...
SPOTLIGHT In case you missed it Here are some recent Healthcare IT News reports on industry issues.
Butterfly emerging
By now, everyone's got an EMR. And most providers are also making use of ancillary technologies to help harness patient data toward more efficient care ...More
Health IT professionals are often proud of their employers. But only an elite group is worthy of being deemed the best of the best. Here's ...More
More than 80 percent of healthcare CIOs, CTOs and other security leaders polled by KPMG say their organizations have been victimized by at least one ...More
Hands together
EHR vendor Greenway Health is hailing what it calls a milestone in the world of healthcare interoperability: a collaboration with its customer Premise Health and ...More
Signing contract
One cloud-based EHR company has just inked its 600th partnership deal, one of the newest being with big-name clinical lab startup Theranos.More
Palm reading
Offering a novel approach to a complex security challenge, Imprivata on Tuesday introduced PatientSecure, a patient identification platform that uses palm vein biometrics to link ...More
With e-prescribing of controlled substances legal nationwide, providers and pharmacies are empowered with a new technological tool in the fight against prescription painkillers. Now more ...More
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Acting CMS administrator Andy Slavitt revealed that William Rogers, MD, director of CMS' Physicians Regulatory Issues Team, will be the ICD-10 ombudsman to the federal ...More
LDS Hospital
Intermountain Healthcare opened a state-of-the-art simulation center at one of its hospitals this week. It's a place where doctors, nurses and healthcare staff can practice ...More