Bill Siwicki

Bill Siwicki is Managing Editor of Healthcare IT News. Bill has nearly 30 years of experience in journalism, with more than 15 years in healthcare IT and healthcare finance along with extensive expertise in mobile technology.

Best Hospital IT 2017
By Bill Siwicki 06:31 am December 15, 2017
The small Stage 7 provider empowers its tech pros to challenge themselves, knowing the CIO has their backs.
Best Hospital IT Departments
By Bill Siwicki 06:29 am December 15, 2017
With behavioral health ineligible for federal IT funds, this small team is bearing the full weight of its EHR overhaul.
PwC: Top 12 defining healthcare issues of 2018
By Bill Siwicki 01:18 pm December 14, 2017
AI, IoT, cybersecurity, disaster preparedness and patient experience are prime concerns, according to PwC.
Clinical interruption from healthcare cyberattacks
By Bill Siwicki 12:21 pm December 12, 2017
A new report from AMA and Accenture finds phishing is the most common type of attack.
Blockchain in healthcare
By Bill Siwicki 10:26 am December 12, 2017
With $200 billion lost to counterfeit drugs annually and patient safety issues, a chain-of-custody log that blockchain could enable holds promise.
Walgreens NewYork-Presbyterian telemedicine
By Bill Siwicki 01:38 pm December 11, 2017
Walgreens is now offering access to NewYork-Presbyterian emergency physicians through its in-store medical kiosks. CVS has done the same with the Cleveland Clinic.
2018 healthcare predictions
By Bill Siwicki 03:13 pm December 07, 2017
Here's what you can expect in the year ahead.
precision medicine

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By Bill Siwicki 01:54 pm December 07, 2017
2bPrecise announced a new pharmacogenomics system as more and more vendors bring tools to market to bring precision medicine to physicians at the point of care.
telehealth in rural hospitals
By Bill Siwicki 10:14 am December 04, 2017
New HIMSS Analytics research finds rural health systems give top priority to expanded patient access with telemedicine.
Future-proofing AI
By Bill Siwicki 08:40 am December 03, 2017
Hospitals are proving the merits of machine learning and cognitive computing, but deep learning and data dependence are key.

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