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By Neil Jordan 04:36 pm February 03, 2016
  Health leaders are now thinking beyond their EMR to the next phase of health IT. This post-EMR phase is commonly being referred to as “the second race.”
By InterSystems 09:18 am February 03, 2016
(SPONSORED) Two physicians working at the intersection of healthcare and technology recently chatted about what FHIR will mean to practitioners at the point of care.
By Mahesh Kalva 09:44 am February 01, 2016
To realize interoperability healthcare organizations must acknowledge the risks of information blocking and work to mitigate concerns by fostering education, initiating open communication and incentivizing appropriate action.
By John Halamka 09:21 am January 29, 2016
On Jan. 20, Senators Alexander and Murray released the Bipartisan Senate Health Committee Staff Draft of Bill to Help Improve Health Information Technology for Doctors & Their Patients.
By W. Roy Smythe, MD 11:14 am January 28, 2016
Editor's note: This is the second segment in Roy Smythe’s two-part interview with Dr. George Day on the nature and application of science-based innovation to advance the new model of healthcare.
By Aaron Miri 10:30 am January 27, 2016
One of my all-time favorite Star Trek original series episodes is entitled "The Trouble with Tribbles." In this episode, Captain Kirk urgently races to a space station that's in distress.
By W. Roy Smythe, MD 11:05 am January 21, 2016
Roy Smythe, MD, interviewed Dr. George Day to drill down into the science of innovation and give readers some flavor of the need to understand innovation at this level.
By Bryan Hufnagle 08:47 am January 21, 2016
There is one constant in today's healthcare climate: change. As hospitals and health systems navigate the shifting landscape of revenue cycle management, there is a unique opportunity to align strategies for the better by leveraging the right information, expertise and systems.
By Rick Kam 12:59 pm January 20, 2016
Here are six steps to making sure even those employees least concerned with privacy and security don't expose your health data.
By John Halamka 07:38 am January 18, 2016
On Jan. 14, thirty-one healthcare organizations sent the following letter to HHS Secretary Sylvia Burwell. Given the recent comments of CMS Acting Administrator Andy Slavitt at the J.P. Morgan Annual Health Care Conference, we remain optimistic.

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