Compliance & Legal

Outcome Health misled advertisers

Photo via Outcome Health on Facebook

By Jessica Davis 02:45 pm October 13, 2017
A report from the Wall Street Journal found that the Chicago-based company supplied inflated metrics and inaccurate reports, which may have boosted sales.
Cleveland Clinic Innovation Center

Cleveland Clinic Innovations. Photo via Google Maps

By Bernie Monegain 04:22 pm October 12, 2017
Gary Fingerhut may get up to four years in federal prison for the scheme.
By Mike Miliard 01:40 pm October 05, 2017
The high threshold for patient engagement in 2019 will probably be amended in future rulemakings, but one MU expert says it highlights the limited utility of patient portals.
Canadian Cerner install

Nanaimo Regional General Hospital in British Columbia, Canada. Photo via Google Maps

By Jessica Davis 12:15 pm October 04, 2017
While the president of the Nanaimo Medical Staff Association says the issues plaguing the IHealth EHR rollout aren’t unique to Cerner, a rushed deployment and lack of provider input have left the IHealth system riddled with issues.
Epic EHR
By Bernie Monegain 11:58 am October 02, 2017
EHR giant Epic will receive $480 million, a move to conform with state law.
gene editing and cellular therapies
By Mike Miliard 03:37 pm September 29, 2017
21st Century Cures Act is helping drive expansion in the cellular therapies, with the field valued at $25 billion.
ONC certified 2015 edition list
By Tom Sullivan 12:37 pm September 29, 2017
Epic, Cerner, athenahealth, Allscripts have all certified modules for meaningful use since mid-July.
EHR password sharing
By Mike Miliard 02:18 pm September 28, 2017
Of medical residents polled, all of them had shared authorized credentials at one time or another.
By Jonah Comstock 02:03 pm September 27, 2017
Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb named nine groups from tech, device manufacturers for the program at the AdvaMed MedTech Conference on Tuesday.
Cerner sued

Agnesian Healthcare in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin. Photo via Wikimedia

By Jessica Davis 02:00 pm September 25, 2017
Agnesian Healthcare claims issues in Cerner’s billing software caused losses of more than $16 million, while damaging the hospital system’s reputation; Cerner disagrees.

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