Penn Medicine app
Boston Children's and Penn Medicine faced similar choices: They could purchase existing apps on the open market, with no guarantee they would fit smoothly into their existing infrastructure and workflows; or they could write the apps internally. More
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When talking about the gender discrimination problem in healthcare (and there's a big one), it...
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The electronic health record system at Boston Children's Hospital crashed on Friday, March 20, and...
CMIOs are eager to increase strategic involvement in their organization's critical initiatives,...
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Software giant aims to help clinicians adjust to changing landscape with analytics, cloud and mobile...
 
SPOTLIGHT In case you missed it Here are some recent Healthcare IT News reports on industry issues.
Doc and nurses
Whether an electronic health record works well or not depends who you are: The opinions of clinicians and IT staff can vary widely. But a ...More
Tug of war
Some comments made by Epic's head of interoperability in a Senate HELP Committee Tuesday have triggered members of the CommonWell Health Alliance to fire back ...More
Money
CHIME is offering a sweet deal for innovators with a way to accurately match patients with their healthcare information. At stake? Patient safety.More
Intermountain
Fifteen months after Intermountain Healthcare and Cerner signed a contract that keeps them in partnership for the next 10 years, Intermountain, known around the world ...More
Consumer with smartphone and laptop
The healthcare industry is becoming more enlightened about the benefits of the Blue Button Initiative, and adoption of personal health records continues to grow, according ...More
Computer hack
In what looks like it might be becoming a trend, another health plan has been targeted with a "sophisticated cyberattack," with hackers gaining access to ...More
IBM
A cloud-based EHR company in Florida is getting a venture capital boost after IBM announced it was making an investment. One plan is to build ...More
Pittsburgh photo by Ronald C. Yochum Jr. via Wikipedia
Billed as a "one-of-a-kind" new partnership between academic heavyweights, UPMC, University of Pittsburgh and Carnegie Mellon University have joined forces to drive big innovations in ...More
Warehouse
Premier aims to take the inaccuracies and inefficiencies out of health organizations' procurement process, with a new software-as-a service tool introduced by the healthcare alliance.More