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A "one-size fits all" approach to meaningful use has done no one any favors, argues Brookings Institution Fellow Niam Yaraghi, who puts forth a plan for giving the federal incentive program a shot in the arm. More
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In a surprise concession, the American Medical Association on Monday revealed that the Centers for...
Too often, health organizations "make rookie mistakes" in their technology implementations,...
As promised last month, former ONC chief Farzad Mostashari, MD, and friends, launched on July 2, the...
While nursing homes have traditionally been one of the weakest links when it comes to health...
Health insurance giant Aetna will acquire rival insurer Humana in a $37 billion deal announced July 3....
Healthcare IT News' focus is primarily on IT within the healthcare space, but there's also so...
Health IT-enabled care coordination leaves much to be desired, according to a new survey of clinicians...
Kaiser Permanente's head of cyber risk defense says healthcare's escalating war against...
In a July 1 letter, to the Senate HELP Committee group working on improving EHRs, CHIME highlights...
As the summer dawns, we look back on the first six months of the year, highlighting the biggest stories...
 
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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