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May 06, 2015 | Chad Johnson
At HIMSS15, Chad Johnson teamed with Mandi Bishop and four health IT leaders to organize the annual #HITsm live event. This post comprises the second half of the... More

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May 06, 2015 | John Halamka
John Halamka, MD suggests resolving conflicts by active listening. More
May 05, 2015 | Chris Bowen
Warning to technology vendors that service the healthcare industry: nearly half of serious data breaches occur in the healthcare sector and the majority are caused by a... More
May 01, 2015 | Chad Johnson
At HIMSS15, Chad Johnson teamed with Mandi Bishop and four health IT leaders to organize the annual #HITsm live event. This post covers the first two topics presented to... More
April 30, 2015 | Edmund Billings, MD
What would you call a physician who sewed up a patient’s wound without addressing the behavioral health issue that led to the injury? We might cynically label the doctor... More
April 23, 2015 | Carl Natale
If you're scrambling to meet the Oct. 1 ICD-10 compliance deadline, why would you want to start assigning ICD-10 codes before then? More

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April 10, 2015 | Liz Kirk
CIOs must become more aligned with the strategic priorities of their colleagues in the C-Suite -- and in the "post-EHR era" that means focusing on cost... More
April 10, 2015 | Blain Newton
Over the next several months you will notice significant changes happening at HIMSS Analytics, starting with our re-designed website. More
April 10, 2015 | Josh Nathan
While EHRs are the biggest step toward going paperless, most organizations still manage volumes of paper which prevents the establishment of a truly integrated care team... More
April 08, 2015 | Carrick Carpenter
When most businesses consider adding cloud provisioning to their IT strategy, they are often seeking more agility, flexibility and simplicity. And those are good reasons... More
April 08, 2015 | John Halamka
HL7'S Argonaut Project aimed at developing Web-based interoperability standards is moving full speed ahead, with deliverables turned in April 6. More