Servers
Critical technologies -- including the electronic health record platform -- at a health network in Missouri went black this past week, and stayed down for 20 hours. More
Today’s Headlines
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...
The New Jersey Innovation Institute has received a $2.9 million grant from the Office of the National...
New legislation introduced Thursday by Republican North Carolina Rep. Renee Ellmers provides relief...
The WEDI Summer Forum on ICD-10 held in Chicago earlier this week could be accurately referred to as...
Many health system CIOs say they weren't expecting the Cerner/Leidos team to win the coveted...
 
SPOTLIGHT In case you missed it Here are some recent Healthcare IT News reports on industry issues.
DoD seal
The winner of the gigantic contract will have to meet steep requirements for the Defense Department and, in turn, will be well positioned to also ...More
Stressed doctor
The process has been repeated time and again: Regulators issue proposed rulemaking, stakeholders comment, a final version manifests. So what, this time, has the industry ...More
Senate
Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., chair of the Senate Health, Education, Labor & Pensions Committee, said Thursday that he's asked the Department of Health and Human ...More
Anthem
Close on the heels of Aetna's mammoth bid for Humana earlier this month, Anthem has announced plans to buy Cigna in an even bigger deal. ...More
Stars
With more than 3,500 participating hospitals, the CMS ranking carries more influence than private ratings because they can be tied to Medicare payments.More
Army Air Corps Apache helicopter
Before he founded CDS developer medCPU, Eyal Ephrat, MD, was a practicing physician. Before that, he was a helicopter pilot. Want to guess which workplace ...More
Thumbs down
When it comes to EHRs, many docs are more frustrated than ever. And they let that be known Monday at an American Medical Association Town ...More
UMass Memorial Medical Center
UMass Memorial Healthcare will be rolling out an Epic EHR system to replace its Soarian EHR from Siemens, which is now part of Cerner. "Epic ...More
Elderly patient and doc with tablet
Proposed new rules for long-term care facilities recently released by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services could spur an uptake of EHRs by nursing ...More