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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 22, 2015 | Sheetal Shah
Providers and health systems are looking to create digital patient experiences that will help serve this segment of the population in order to meet their financial and... More
April 20, 2015 | Jeff Rowe
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... More
April 17, 2015 | Jonathan Bush
Is there a Black Swan gliding unseen through the corridors of healthcare? More
April 15, 2015 | John Halamka
John Halamka, MD, was not able to attend HIMSS15, but his second-in-command, Manu Tandon, was on-site at the conference. He sends this analysis of the key themes at... More
April 13, 2015 | Jeff Rowe
Carla Smith, executive vice president of HIMSS North America, has highlighted a few of the attractions for attendees. More

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March 07, 2014 | Jeff Rowe
A new study by the Rand Corporation indicates that, perhaps not surprisingly, many doctors are not quite as enamored of new health IT as advocates would like. More
March 05, 2014 | Carl Natale
We're past the point that we can debate the timing of ICD-10 training. Start ICD-10 training now. It's that simple. More
March 03, 2014 | Laurie McGraw
As someone deeply involved in the development of electronic health records for the past 20 years, I leave HIMSS14 with a great sense of pride. More
February 27, 2014 | John Halamka
During HIMSS14 I met with numerous companies, leaders and fellow IT professionals. The theme I heard frequently was the need for care management/population health... More
February 26, 2014 | Jeff Rowe
Want to hook an online audience? Ask Amazon how to do it. That's essentially the advice one health IT stakeholder is offering his colleagues across the sector. More