Mike Miliard is Editor of Healthcare IT News. Mike covers topics such as health information exchange, privacy and security, analytics, ICD-10 and is responsible for overall coverage decisions. Follow Mike on Twitter @MikeMiliardHITN.
By Mike Miliard 03:59 pm February 05, 2016
Analytics functionality has improved measurably in recent years, according to Chilmark Research, but workflow integration remains a key hurdle.
By Mike Miliard 08:35 pm February 02, 2016
Since his days as executive editor at WIRED magazine, which he led to a dozen National Magazine Awards in as many years, science journalist Thomas Goetz has been driven by a key question: "How are industries tipping in the face of information technology?"
By Mike Miliard 08:34 pm February 01, 2016
The model will use risk stratification to help identify Medicare patients most at risk of a first heart attack or stroke in the next year.
By Mike Miliard 04:35 pm February 01, 2016
As the Zika virus spreads from South America to the United States, epidemiologist and public health expert Christine Hockett says disease surveillance technology is key to protecting against it.
By Mike Miliard 03:46 pm January 28, 2016
For the sixth straight year, Epic has secured the top spot for Overall Software Suite in the Best in KLAS: Software & Services report, which is compiled based on feedback from healthcare providers.
By Mike Miliard 04:55 pm January 27, 2016
Electronic data interchange and in-house transcription are just two of the five emerging health IT applications that will surge in 2016, according to a new report by HIMSS Analytics.
By Mike Miliard 04:44 pm January 26, 2016
The Electronic Healthcare Network Accreditation Commission, the standards development organization and accrediting body for groups that exchange electronic health data, has signed memorandum of understanding with the National Health Information Sharing and Analysis Center to better coordinate their security initiatives.
By Mike Miliard 04:08 pm January 26, 2016
Indianapolis-based Indiana Health Information Exchange and Cincinnati-based Health Bridge, two of the biggest and longest-standing health information exchanges in the United States, are now sharing data bidirectionally across state lines.
By Mike Miliard 04:11 pm January 25, 2016
Flint, Michigan-based Hurley Medical Center was targeted with a cyber attack this past week, soon after the hacktivist group Anonymous released a video promising 'justice' for the city's ongoing water crisis.
By Mike Miliard 02:09 pm January 25, 2016
The U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services and Dell CEO are both coming off of banner years.