The Pentagon
A glimpse inside the thinking that determined the department's surprising selection for its gigantic EHR modernization initiative. More
Today’s Headlines
ONC head Karen DeSalvo, MD, is slated to appear for a Senate committee hearing to determine whether it...
The nation's largest hospital chain is realigning its "complex portfolio" to focus on...
While the outlook among hospitals, payers and IT vendors has improved, one industry segment remains...
The National Institutes of Health clinics has achieved Stage 7, the highest level on the HIMSS...
Global pharmaceutical company Allergan is expanding its collaboration with ConvergeHEALTH by Deloitte...
To be maximally effective, policymakers are going to have to modernize the regulatory system so it can...
Healthcare IT News' focus is primarily on IT within the healthcare space, but there's also so...
Health system pharmacy managers and contracting & purchasing executives got a reprieve when the...
Critical technologies -- including the electronic health record platform -- at a health network in...
The New Jersey Innovation Institute has received a $2.9 million grant from the Office of the National...
 
SPOTLIGHT In case you missed it Here are some recent Healthcare IT News reports on industry issues.
After months of speculation about which electronic health record vendor team would be awarded the Department of Defense's Healthcare Management System Modernization contract (DHMSM), the ...More
Rep. Renee Ellmers
New legislation introduced Thursday by Republican North Carolina Rep. Renee Ellmers provides relief from the government's meaningful use requirements -- and puts Stage 3 on ...More
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Many health system CIOs say they weren't expecting the Cerner/Leidos team to win the coveted contract to overhaul the Department of Defense's electronic health record ...More
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The contract to build and modernize the Department of Defense's EHR system went to Cerner, Leidos and Accenture on Wednesday. After the contract win was ...More
Network
The Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT is disbursing about $38 million in grants to 20 organizations, working to drive better information exchange ...More
Windows 10
The software giant's strategy is to consolidate into "One Windows" across all devices. But that's not going to happen right away. We take a look ...More
Mobile devices
If you've been looking for any set of official guidelines for mobile device security or best practices on keeping medical data safe, there's finally some ...More
Capitol
The Bipartisan Policy Center has issued a set of recommendations to Congress it says will speed up medical cures and innovation. Central to its recommendations ...More
Road signs
The most valued patient data resides in the EHR, yet EHRs are architected to perpetuate data silos. Because of the lack of interoperability, healthcare providers ...More