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By Mike Restuccia 05:34 pm September 28, 2015
Penn Medicine's CIO reflects on IT moving from the basement to the boardroom, increasing vendor participants, engagement with the clinical community and the future point toward which the industry is headed.
By Luke Shulman 11:18 am September 24, 2015
Meaningful use of analytics to improve quality of care and organizational efficiency is contingent on an accessible user-friendly interface. How can "users" find their way back into the "user experience"?
By Lyn Triffletti 08:55 am September 23, 2015
Believe it or not, there are 52 possible policies that organizations may need in order to comply with HIPAA. To determine which ones are required, an organization must perform a comprehensive risk assessment and gap analysis.
By Eric Wicklund 09:14 am September 22, 2015
A recent look at the telehealth policies of one U.S. region isn't particularly promising.
By Keith Tyson 08:45 am September 21, 2015
You don't need to take a defensive stance that restricts data exchange.
By John Halamka 08:44 am September 18, 2015
John Halamka, MD, reflects on how the position of CIO has evolved during his 20-year career.
By Irv Lichtenwald 01:05 pm September 17, 2015
None of us would have the jobs we currently occupy without some ability to focus on details. But maybe that focus on the trees blinds us to changes in the forest.
By Brian Dolan 11:19 am September 17, 2015
For seven years, MobiHealthNews has been a go-to site for news, commentary, online events and research. Now it is the newest member of the HIMSS Media family -- the leading source of digital health news.
By Rick Kam 11:05 am September 15, 2015
If you're concerned with data security or privacy these days -- and who isn't? -- you need to understand the fast-changing world of cyber-crime, cyber-terrorism and cyber-espionage.
By Carl Natale 10:30 am September 15, 2015
In a few weeks, we will be using ICD-10 codes. There's a quick way to boost ICD-10 expertise and knowledge in that time.

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