Interoperability
At no other time in history has there been such a concentrated push for interoperability as there is today. But that doesn't mean the road to connected care will be an easy one. More
Today’s Headlines
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,...
Virtualization enables clinicians to see the same desktop from any device within a hospital's...
Software giant aims to help clinicians adjust to changing landscape with analytics, cloud and mobile...
With healthcare interoperability as far front and center as we've ever seen it, we present some...
"Because I said so." If you've ever been a parent of a teenager, you've likely...
In five short years, the cloud has evolved from a curious, unproven concept to almost a way of life in...
How an HIE serving 2 million patients piloted a project to understand whether its data could help...
Tools will soon be able to answer questions that doctors never might have never thought to ask, the...
On March 20, CMS released its proposed Stage 3 rules and certification critieria for eligible hospitals...
 
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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