Puzzle pieces
Connected health infrastructure is emerging in healthcare as a binding agent for diverse devices and workflows, aiding diagnosis, monitoring and prevention, according to new analysis from Frost & Sullivan. But many providers don't even have a plan for connectivity. More
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Healthcare IT News' focus is primarily on IT within the healthcare space, but there's also so...
In an article published online today in JAMIA, the journal of the American Medical Informatics...
The Former Robert Wood Johnson entrepreneur and Pew researcher already has some big ideas for what she...
Two reports from two separate research firms -- Kalorama and Black Book Rankings -- indicate the market...
If you think your hospital IT department is one of the best in the U.S., nominate it for Healthcare IT...
CHIME, the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives, says the requirements for Stage 3...
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has paid out more than $30 billion in EHR incentive...
A snapshot of what rose to the top of the social media buzz at the record-breaking HIMSS conference.
A two-hospital health system in Indiana is notifying its patients that their protected health...
In what the government describes as the largest research grant ever from the Agency for Healthcare...
 
SPOTLIGHT In case you missed it Here are some recent Healthcare IT News reports on industry issues.
Doc and patients
(SPONSORED) Once upon a time, doctors made house calls. With fewer patients and time constraints, they could learn about people's lives, families and medical histories.More
Hunterdon Healthcare System
At Hunterdon Healthcare System, patient engagement is an all-hands-on-deck project, says its chief medical information officer. A new engagement tool will help clinicians get better ...More
Doc and tablet
Steve Shirley, chief information officer at the 350-bed Parkview Medical Center in Pueblo, Colorado, has been in information technology for some 35 years. And, as ...More
Hacker
It took a health insurance company almost a year to notify some 1.1 million of its members that their personal data had been swiped by ...More
Coast Guard
The Department of Homeland Security's Office of the Inspector General, an independent government watchdog, has found the Coast Guard seriously lagging in its efforts to ...More
Advocate Lutheran General Hospital
Chicago's Advocate Health Care has 13 hospitals and one of the largest accountable care organizations in the U.S. With population health management at the center ...More
Congress
What to make of the newest Congressional wrangling over the conversion to ICD-10 and the rekindled debate that has followed. Also: the one thing healthcare ...More
Grades on chalkboard
Payer report cards released today by health IT company athenathealth and healthcare communications firm ReviveHealth show insurers strong on operational performance, but still lacking in ...More
Kaiser Permanente photo via Wikipedia
Dick Daniels, who took the reins as Kaiser Permanente's executive vice president and chief information officer this February, explains how IT is a principle means ...More