Government & Policy
11:30 am December 29, 2016
A patient at accessed the information from a library computer and, nearly a year later, posted it online.
10:16 am December 29, 2016
The CEOs of four prestigious healthcare systems gathered in Florida on Dec. 28 to meet with President-elect Donald J. Trump at his Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach – reportedly to discuss care delivery reforms and ways to overhaul the Department of Veterans Affairs.
01:19 pm December 28, 2016
Here are some of the most popular stories of the past year – and a few that were emblematic of the momentous trends that shaped healthcare information technology in 2016.
11:39 am December 28, 2016
On Dec. 27, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued a final guidance addressing the cyber vulnerabilities in medical devices, outlining how manufacturers should maintain security of internet-connected devices such as pacemakers and insulin pumps.
09:42 am December 28, 2016
Health and Human Services’ goal is to integrate behavioral health with physical health, engage communities, and evaluate the programs based on 21 quality measures.
01:15 pm December 27, 2016
Starting with ONC leadership, the Trump team should seek to hold the gains in electronic health record adoption and interoperability, the group says.
12:12 pm December 27, 2016
President-elect Donald Trump selected Tom Bossert as White House homeland security and counterterrorism advisor - and elevated the position as an assistant to the president, the incoming administration announced Dec. 27.
07:41 am December 27, 2016
The day-long pre-conference symposium will focus on developing IT-enabled workflows to meet CMS inpatient quality requirements.
06:49 am December 27, 2016
Party leaders have sworn to overturn the Affordable Care Act without causing harm to Americans that have benefits. The problem? Paying for a replacement to the health reform law if ACA taxes go away.
07:08 am December 22, 2016
Fisher discusses his pet peeves, what he’s hoping to see at HIMSS, and reveals his health IT hero. That last one might surprise you.