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Opponents of the $11 billion project are predicting that it will not deliver adequate functionality for data sharing with DoD partners, the VA and private sector and, what's more, the EHR could be obsolete by the time its built. More
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2015 thus far has been the year of hackers targeting the healthcare industry. And they don't...
Paper-based records are being phased out at a rapid pace in healthcare, and digitization and...
The process has been repeated time and again: Regulators issue proposed rulemaking, stakeholders...
Healthcare IT News' focus is primarily on IT within the healthcare space, but there's also so...
The winner of the gigantic contract will have to meet steep requirements for the Defense Department and...
The Minnesota Department of Public Health for the first time ever has decided to analyze its troves of...
Close on the heels of Aetna's mammoth bid for Humana earlier this month, Anthem has announced...
NewYork-Presbyterian, one of the top academic medical centers in the country, will use athenathealth...
Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., chair of the Senate Health, Education, Labor & Pensions Committee,...
UMass Memorial Healthcare will be rolling out an Epic EHR system to replace its Soarian EHR from...
 
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Since Hippocrates first brandished a pair of bronze forceps, physicians have aimed for quality care. Now, the move toward value-based reimbursement means quality improvement is ...More
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The predicted dip in productivity can be "a minor speed bump or a gigantic crater." That all depends on a number of factors and it's ...More
patient on gurney
Maybe a "doctor knows best" attitude worked in Dr. Marcus Welby's day, but today we mere patients have vast resources available to us at our ...More
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Whether it's leading CIOs and CMIOs offering their perspectives on burning industry issues or speaker and event highlights from HIMSS15, Healthcare IT News' video coverage ...More
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Cleveland Clinic and other health systems are putting a priority on smartphone apps that can help reduce preventable readmissions "through improved patient education, follow up, ...More
St. Elizabeth's Medical Center
Does your hospital permit employees to use a file-sharing app to store patients' protected health information? Better think again.More
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Despite all the promise predictive and prescriptive analytics hold for population health management, there are obstacles healthcare organizations will have to overcome when it comes ...More
Marilyn Tavenner
Marilyn Tavenner to represent the political and economic interests of America's commercial payers. More
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC's electronic surveillance framework for hospitalized kids is poised to significantly reduce false-positive identification of serious health conditions.More