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Healthcare providers are going to be penalized after the ICD-10 compliance deadline. Not because they are filing claims wrong, but simply "because the system has changed," says one U.S. Senator. More
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How many breaches, how many compromises of patients' confidential medical information does it take...
The FDA is offering a grant of up to $1 million to turn large amounts of EHR data into numbers the...
In a new white paper by the Samsung Innovation Center at Children's Health Fund, researchers...
For providers considering how to assemble a viable accountable care organization, experts say the key...
At first glance, patient satisfaction surveys that are linked to hospital Medicare payments may seem...
The first developer to make an electronic health record exclusively for the iPad is now aiming to be...
The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute will disburse $120 million to fund 34 patient-centered...
With a meaningful use requirement for healthcare organizations to drive at least 5 percent of their...
The draft interoperability roadmap released by the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT...
Marking a substantive push to move the industry upstream of chronic disease, CMS' proposed rule...
 
SPOTLIGHT In case you missed it Here are some recent Healthcare IT News reports on industry issues.
George W. Bush at HIMSS15
At HIMSS15 on Wednesday, the 43rd president and early champion of health IT weighed in on world events, his family's political legacy and his firsthand ...More
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If Robert Anthony had his choice, "it wouldn't be called the Stage 3 meaningful use regulation," he said at HIMSS15 on Monday. More
doctor in handcuffs holding money
The numbers drew audible gasps from the audience: $1.7 million here, $7.5 million there.More
IBM
IBM will be buying population health company Phytel and Cleveland Clinic spinoff Explorys, a cloud-base data analytics company. The technology giant announced the pending acquisitions ...More
Karen DeSalvo, MD speaks at HIMSS15 on April 16.
In her keynote Thursday morning at HIMSS15, National Coordinator Karen DeSalvo, MD, said it's now time to "focus beyond adoption" of health IT and create ...More
Apple watches
One of the hottest mHealth devices at HIMSS15 isn't even available yet.More
Rocket blast off
Health IT giant Cerner is working with Geisinger Health System and xG Health Solutions, Geisinger's commercial spinoff, to enable the use of emerging SMART on ...More
clock close up
The healthcare industry is now closer than it's ever been to an ICD-10 compliance deadline -- if only in calendar days.More
DNA
Breakthroughs in genetic research represent an exciting frontier for medicine. But in these early stages, the need for more clinical data is clear.More