June 25, 2015 | Jeff Rowe | Privacy & Security, Compliance & Legal
Fifty states plus the feds makes 51 sets of privacy rules many healthcare organizations have to take into account as they manage their digital information. More
May 14, 2015 | Jeff Rowe | Financial/Revenue Cycle Management
Usually, we report on changes in the care delivery systems by pointing to new technologies or organizational configurations. Sometimes, though, it's easier just to point to the money. More
April 20, 2015 | Jeff Rowe | Patient Engagement
With its potential to impact all three legs of the Triple Aim, improving care coordination has become a major focus for providers. But who's coordinating the coordinators? More
April 13, 2015 | Jeff Rowe | Privacy & Security, Quality and Safety
Carla Smith, executive vice president of HIMSS North America, has highlighted a few of the attractions for attendees. More
March 20, 2015 | Jeff Rowe | Mobile, Quality and Safety, Interoperability
If there’s one group within the healthcare workforce who could really use effective mobile tools, it's nurses. More
March 09, 2015 | Jeff Rowe | Mobile, Telehealth
Following the devastating tornado of May 22, 2011, which shattered the city of Joplin, MO, a new hospital has risen from the wreckage. More
February 13, 2015 | Jeff Rowe | Quality and Safety
Health IT is generally considered a good thing. But there are dangers, too. More
February 04, 2015 | Jeff Rowe | Electronic Health Records, Mobile
We just pointed to a survey that says doctors aren't embracing digital health technologies. In the name of fairness, we should also point to a survey that says it's not their fault, but... More
January 16, 2015 | Jeff Rowe | Mobile, Telehealth
Last week, Future Care pointed to a report heralding 2014 as the biggest year on record for digital health investment. But what about the year ahead? More
December 31, 2014 | Jeff Rowe | Telehealth
There's no doubt telemedicine has been making significant inroads across the healthcare sector, but according to one venture capitalist 2015 will be the year that telemedicine really takes off. More
December 18, 2014 | Jeff Rowe | Data Warehousing
Get ready, 'cause it’s coming! Heck, it's already here -- the healthcare data tsunami, that is -- and CIOs are just one key group trying to figure out how to swim without going under. More
December 03, 2014 | Jeff Rowe | Business Intelligence
Accelerators are accelerating. So begins the news from California, where a new report points to the recent rapid growth of healthcare accelerators. More
November 18, 2014 | Jeff Rowe | Health Information Exchange (HIE), Interoperability
"Seek and share" is one way you could sum up an appropriate approach for healthcare stakeholders to take to information. More
November 12, 2014 | Jeff Rowe | Mobile, Telehealth, Policy and Legislation
It will be a while before the dust settles on last week's elections, but it seems safe to say many healthcare stakeholders are a little uneasy, at best. More
October 31, 2014 | Jeff Rowe | Electronic Health Records
EHRs have been weathering a bit of criticism lately, though not always fairly. But as some stakeholders see it, part of the problem may be that EHRs "are becoming the central hub for all... More