Erin McCann

Erin McCann is Managing Editor at Healthcare IT News. She covers healthcare privacy and security, meaningful use, ambulatory care and healthcare policy. Follow Erin on Twitter @EMcCannHITN and Google+

By Erin McCann 09:28 am September 09, 2015
For Healthcare IT News' inaugural 2015 EHR Satisfaction Survey, we heard from nearly 400 EHR end users and IT leaders in hospitals and physician practices across the U.S. to hear their thoughts on their EHRs. Here's how they rated MEDITECH.  Check out the following EHR vendor report cards:
By Erin McCann 10:56 am September 03, 2015
To date, nearly 143.8 million people have had their protected health information compromised in a HIPAA breach. Here's a list of the 10 biggest in the U.S. 
By Erin McCann 11:24 am March 23, 2015
In this infographic, we've compiled a list of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services' recently released Stage 3 objectives for hospitals. Click image to enlarge.
By Erin McCann 07:49 am April 04, 2014
As Stage 2 meaningful use continues to pose a challenge, here's a handy chart to help eligible providers tackle three of the six menu objectives. Click image to enlarge.
By Erin McCann 11:01 am March 28, 2014
As Stage 2 meaningful use continues to pose a challenge, here's a handy chart to help eligible hospitals and critical access hospitals tackle the 16 core objectives.   
By Erin McCann 10:06 am March 26, 2014
As Stage 2 meaningful use continues to pose a challenge, here's a handy chart to help hospitals tackle the menu options that make sense for them. Click image to enlarge.
By Erin McCann 10:49 am July 25, 2013
The next time you suffer asphyxiation as a result of your encasement in a discarded refrigerator, your care providers will know exactly which ICD-10 code to use. 
By Erin McCann 02:44 pm November 16, 2012
This November saw healthcare executives pay big campaign money to both political parties. Health IT vendors, however, upped the ante this election year, paying out some hefty donations of their own.
By Erin McCann 02:40 pm November 13, 2012
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