Government & Policy
Epic says it absolutely supports patient access to medical records despite reports of tense chat with Biden
11:44 am August 04, 2017
The EHR vendor said the issue was related to how it could translate a patient’s EHR information in a way that is easy to understand.
10:13 am August 04, 2017
Appointees will advise National Coordinator for Health IT on policies, standards, specifications.
03:05 pm August 03, 2017
The President and the Veterans Affairs secretary also announced a new telehealth app and said they are rolling out another nationwide.
02:50 pm August 03, 2017
In a leaked audio, the senior adviser and son-in-law to President Donald Trump discusses meetings with the VA Secretary, Defense Secretary and DoD EHR experts.
11:49 am August 03, 2017
The Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT will shift its testing portfolio over the next five years to include as many industry-developed and maintained testing tools as possible.
08:45 am August 03, 2017
The agency, seeking to ease EHR reporting burdens, will also allow both 2015 and 2014-certified EHRs for 2018.
02:26 pm August 02, 2017
Agency says the eClinicalWorks False Claims Act settlement with the U.S. Department of Justice signals a new area of healthcare fraud.
04:46 pm August 01, 2017
Sector is expected to include more than 20 billion devices by 2020, and officials want to make sure they are secure.
03:40 pm August 01, 2017
The nonprofit also called on VA Secretary Shulkin to lean on lessons learned from the private sector to advance its health IT strategy.
01:15 pm August 01, 2017
The White House opioid group led by New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie also asked Trump to declare the opioid epidemic a national emergency.