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November 24, 2015 | Keith W. Boone
What does it take to become a health IT Jedi? Keith Boone lists three critical factors. More

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November 23, 2015 | D'Arcy Gue
On the face of it, the use of computers to order prescriptions seems like a no-brainer. Who, after all, is capable of reading a physician's handwriting? But if we... More
November 19, 2015 | Robert Dichter
In part one of this series, we discussed thinking about becoming an ACO and the strategic foundation necessary to accomplish that. In part two, we discussed how patient... More
November 18, 2015 | Tim Cannon
Knowing who you need for an EHR implementation is one thing; finding and hiring them is another. Here are some tips on how to find the best professionals and how to get... More
November 18, 2015 | John Halamka
As expected, John Halamka, MD, received a large number of comments on his post about his suggestions for the path to meaningful use. In this follow-up, he continues the... More
November 18, 2015 | Robert Dichter
Healthcare organizations across all settings cannot help but hear the clamor to put population health management strategies into action. Although it's the next... More

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December 05, 2012 | Fred Pennic
While many continue to doubt digital health’s long-term economic viability, it’s no longer possible to deny its potential. The market may remain partially untapped at... More
December 04, 2012 | Keith W. Boone
I'm in DC for IHE meetings Tuesday and Wednesday, and giving a session at the 2012 mHealthSummit Wednesday afternoon on Trends on Mobile Interoperability and... More
December 03, 2012 | Helen Figge
HIMSS Professional Development continues to provide our emerging professional community with the necessary tools and resources to further a successful career path.... More
November 30, 2012 | John Halamka
As I travel the country, I find that CIOs everywhere are struggling with BYOD in particular but remote access more generally. More
November 29, 2012 | David Harlow
Just two and a half years after hosting a workshop on the HIPAA Privacy Rule's de-identification standard, OCR has issued its "Guidance Regarding Methods for... More