Healthcare IT News Blog

November 25, 2015 | Cari McLean
Kemp Edmonds, Lead Solutions Consultant at Hootsuite Media, says it's time to get real about social selling and call it what it really is: social networking. Social... More

Recent Posts

November 25, 2015 | Hamid Tabatabaie
ONC has a 10-year plan for interoperability. For some observers outside the health IT sector, that may seem like too long to wait. But one vendor who's been "... More
November 24, 2015 | Keith W. Boone
What does it take to become a health IT Jedi? Keith Boone lists three critical factors. More
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

Featured Bloggers

COO, HIMSS Analytics

HIMSS Analytics


Editor, ICD10Watch

Christina's Considerations

Medsphere Systems Corporation

Contributing Writer

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Chilmark Research

Director, Center for Connected Health

Healthcare Standards

CISO, Armor

September 24, 2015 | Luke Shulman
Meaningful use of analytics to improve quality of care and organizational efficiency is contingent on an accessible user-friendly interface. How can "users"... More
September 23, 2015 | Lyn Triffletti
Believe it or not, there are 52 possible policies that organizations may need in order to comply with HIPAA. To determine which ones are required, an organization must... More
September 21, 2015 | Keith Tyson
You don't need to take a defensive stance that restricts data exchange. More
September 18, 2015 | John Halamka
John Halamka, MD, reflects on how the position of CIO has evolved during his 20-year career. More
September 17, 2015 | Irv Lichtenwald
None of us would have the jobs we currently occupy without some ability to focus on details. But maybe that focus on the trees blinds us to changes in the forest. More