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By Anthony Brino 08:13 am October 01, 2014
The problem is that too few providers have skin in the game, according to a new report, that shows payers moving faster than providers toward value-based payments.
By Carl Natale 11:16 am September 29, 2014
A cadre of proponents weighs in on all the reasons that Congress should not push ICD-10 back any longer. What's your perspective?
By Bird Blitch 09:20 am September 29, 2014
Hospitals and health systems can learn from businesses like Trader Joe's, Ikea and Target -- sustainable models that deliver quality and affordable products with an emphasis on exceptional customer service through many touch points, all of which is enabled through technology.
By Frank Pipolo 08:02 am September 26, 2014
Looking through past legal cases uncovers methods for reducing medical malpractice, including wrongful death instances.
By Carl Natale 08:08 am September 25, 2014
Tick tock. The industry has just about a year left to make the conversion.
By Bernie Monegain 11:17 am September 24, 2014
Sylvia Burwell and Farzad Mostashari, MD publicly discuss the progress made since President Obama signed the Affordable Care Act into law.
By Edmund Billings, MD 02:22 pm September 22, 2014
As reported last year at HIMSS and by many online news and opinion sources since, physician dissatisfaction with EHRs is growing. Indeed, while this blog post doesn't focus on the broader picture, general physician career dissatisfaction is disconcertingly high.
By Tom Sullivan 11:33 am September 22, 2014
National coordinator Karen DeSalvo, MD wrote that the signature accomplishment of Doug Fridsma, MD, is establishing the S&I Framework.
By John Halamka 08:35 am September 22, 2014
John Halamka, MD, shares his thoughts about Apple's latest release, the iPhone 6.
By Anthony Brino 08:07 am September 22, 2014
PreferredOne pulling out of the Minnesota's HIX due to financial concerns.