10:34 am December 04, 2015
From cybersecurity to HIPAA compliance, medical devices to BYOD, there was lots to learn this week as more than 300 healthcare professionals gathered in Boston to tackle the technology and workforce challenges to protecting patient data.
05:36 am October 27, 2015
Meet some of the healthcare data security officers we know, who offer advice on best practices in the field -- from mobile device management to threat intelligence to staff communication and beyond.
06:23 am June 02, 2015
When Robert Wachter, MD's new book, The Digital Doctor: Hope, Hype and Harm at the Dawn of Medicine's Computer Age, hit the market recently, it inspired us to highlight just a few of the many practicing physicians who also are compelled to write in addition to maintaining a demanding clinical schedule.
11:29 am August 21, 2014
Inspired by the iconic commercial Apple launched in 1997, we introduce just a few of the many "crazy ones" working in health IT today.
12:44 pm August 01, 2014
Ask anyone. EHR rollouts are no walk in the park. They're expensive. They're time consuming. And, for many healthcare organizations, they raise critical safety concerns, can lead to huge budget deficits, C-suite resignations and plummeting staff morale. Here's a look at some recent high-profile implementation snafus.
12:19 pm August 06, 2013
Check out this slideshow to relive moments from Farzad Mostashari's time as National Coordinator for Health IT.
10:10 am March 21, 2013
Innovation in technology happens so quickly that it's often hard to remember what certain technology was like even 20 years ago. Get a blast from the past with this slideshow of images from U.S. patents for now-obsolete healthcare IT.
09:36 am January 31, 2013
Developers of health information systems are in Chicago Jan. 28-Feb. 2, where they are participating in the annual IHE North America Connectathon, the health IT industry's largest interoperability testing event. First held in 1999, the Connectathon has grown continually in the scope and breadth of testing.
08:16 am November 13, 2012
Healthcare IT News' 2012 Where to Work: BEST Hospital IT Departments Annual Report and Employee Benchmarks includes comments from IT staffers on what they dislike most about their departments. Click through this slideshow for a sampling of the comments, which are anonymous.
08:35 am May 04, 2012
New ways to mine and analyze "big data," along with advances in genomics, are helping researchers and clinicians across the country better target treatment for patients. View this slideshow to learn about personalized medicine initiatives.