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November 20, 2014 | Cliff Bleustein, MD
It is taken as gospel by most radiologists and hospital IT professionals that a vendor-neutral archiving application is critical for unifying diagnostic imaging... More

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November 19, 2014 | Krista Drobac
As Congress examines the U.S. public health system's response to Ebola this week, we need to take a look at laws and regulations that inhibit better treatment and... More
November 19, 2014 | Carl Natale
Last week we found out that the ICD-10 transition may not be as expensive for medical practices as previously estimated. How does that happen? More
November 19, 2014 | Sandeep Kishore
A few years ago venture capitalist and iconic software engineer Marc Andreessen quipped, "Software is eating the world." While his comments might have been... More
November 18, 2014 | Jeff Rowe
"Seek and share" is one way you could sum up an appropriate approach for healthcare stakeholders to take to information. More
November 17, 2014 | Keith W. Boone
Several IHE Domains met last week to discuss work items for the coming season of interoperability. More

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October 22, 2013 | Carl Natale
ICD-10 coding and SNOMED-CT are two very different systems yet they can work well together, according to some healthcare professionals. More
October 16, 2013 | Chris Davis
The idea of risk management in information security has always been a bit difficult to pin down. For example, there is too little historical and behavioral data to... More
October 16, 2013 | Joseph C. Kvedar
I first posed the question, "Could Mobile Health Become Addictive?" on August 20th. Since then I've done more thinking and I'm warming to the... More
October 10, 2013 | John Halamka
Over the next few months, Jacob Reider will serve as the interim National Coordinator for Healthcare IT while the search continues for Farzad Mostashari's permanent... More
October 10, 2013 | David Lareau
As talks continue about big data and how to aggregate and share it electronically, we need to keep our ultimate goal in sight – giving providers the information required... More