Woman with wearable health device
For wearable technology to live up to the hype, especially when it comes to healthcare, it will have to be "interoperable, integrated, engaging, social and outcomes-driven," according to PwC. More
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One of the most frequent complaints in John Halamka's email inbox these days is that electronic...
Healthcare IT News is gathering information and input on patient engagement for a future project. As...
Frustration with electronic health records has never been higher among RNs, with vast majorities...
The folks at Penn Medicine know a little something about putting data analytics to work. After...
One of the takeaways of a recent survey conducted by Software Advice indicates that mHealth users are...
Partners HealthCare CIO James Noga is just beginning to envision what the infrastructure for big data...
In a congressional hearing Thursday, a Texas Health Resources executive joined other clinical...
Joseph C. Kvedar, MD, is the founder and director of the Center for Connected Health, a division of...
The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives, which represents more than 1,400 CIOs, and...
Charles Jaffe, MD, CEO of standards organization HL7, came away from the joint meeting of the federal...
 
SPOTLIGHT In case you missed it Here are some recent Healthcare IT News reports on industry issues.
Robert Wachter, MD
When he speaks at Healthcare IT News' Big Data & Healthcare Analytics Forum next month in Boston, Robert Wachter, MD, will have some provocative things ...More
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The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services will reopen the submission period for meaningful use hardship exception applications.More
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Add Facebook to the list of Silicon Valley technology companies looking for ways to make personal health data a new part of their growth strategy. ...More
Caduceus
A major healthcare investment firm says the insurance industry will have to abandon its 50-year-old business plan and embrace mHealth, among other changes, to survive.More
Doc and laptop
It may not come as any surprise: Electronic health record vendors don't play well with others. At least that's according to healthcare providers who say, ...More
Ochsner Health System
It's official. The Louisiana-based health system has become the first Epic EHR shop to integrate its electronic health record with Apple's HealthKit, making for seamless ...More
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The Federal Trade Commission has some news for health IT vendors whose zeal for competitive marketshare outweighs their willingness to share data: They're watching, and ...More
Map and compass
RTI International has landed a contract with the HHS Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT to develop a roadmap for a national health ...More
Capitol
Arguing that the current up-in-the-air regulatory climate is hindering innovation in health information technology, an array of vendors and industry groups have called on Congress ...More