Mike Miliard

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.

patient identity
By Mike Miliard 02:15 pm August 22, 2017
Innovations that could solve the longstanding problem of patient ID included neural networks and facial recognition, AHIMA research suggests.
MIT machine learning to improve EHRs

MIT's Great Dome in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Photo via WikiMedia

By Mike Miliard 09:23 am August 22, 2017
CSAIL researchers are finding news ways AI can be deployed to streamline ICU data and help with with application of predictive models on electronic health records.
CDC live video classes
By Mike Miliard 12:48 pm August 21, 2017
The telehealth company says group video calls will enable more people to take advantage of the federal program, which outfits patients with Fitbits, wireless scales and a mobile app to keep track of diet.
RemitDATA acquired by eSolutions

A screen snap from Kansas-based eSolutions, a company that develops cloud-based analytics and RCM technology for payers.

By Mike Miliard 03:42 pm August 18, 2017
The revenue cycle and analytics companies plan to leverage the deal to broaden their reach, with more offerings for federally qualified health centers, hospital-owned physician practices and others.
IBM machine learning
By Mike Miliard 01:44 pm August 18, 2017
Big Blue scientists will apply algorithms to spot patterns that could signal ways to delay or prevent juvenile diabetes.
AI tech for hospitals
By Mike Miliard 03:02 pm August 17, 2017
But some big questions need to be answered as tools like Siri and Alexa start playing a role in the patient journey, says one expert.
NIH precision medicine project
By Mike Miliard 04:22 pm August 16, 2017
The SaaS platform will power the All of Us Research Program at the center of the Precision Medicine Initiative.
real-world blockchain metrics
By Mike Miliard 11:04 am August 16, 2017
Cybersecurity experts want to open the hood and and test the digital ledger technology for identity and access management.
FHIR standards
By Mike Miliard 03:34 pm August 14, 2017
Experts from HL7 and DirectTrust say hospitals can benefit from combining the two interoperability specs.
National e-prescribing bill

President Trump declares the opioid epidemic a national emergency Thursday during a press conference in Bedminster, New Jersey.

By Mike Miliard 01:42 pm August 11, 2017
The Every Prescription Conveyed Securely Act, filed in the U.S. House of Representatives, would mandate e-prescribing for controlled substances under Medicare Part D.

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