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.

machine learning to improve outcomes
By Bill Siwicki 02:53 pm October 31, 2017
The COPD Foundation, Geisinger, GSK and Jvion join force avoid hospitalizations and prevent inpatient readmissions for patients with these chronic conditions.
By Bill Siwicki 04:15 pm October 30, 2017
The high-profile orthopedics and rheumatology specialty center receives prompts on when and how best to communicate with patients during care events.
Ransomware attack calls unlikely hero to action: Your neighborhood HIE
By Bill Siwicki 03:41 pm October 30, 2017
Erie County Medical Center saga shows why working with your local health information exchange on disaster recovery and business continuity plans can keep you operational, even when your data is encrypted by hackers. 
health agencies moving towards cloud, mobile, cybersecurity
By Bill Siwicki 09:56 am October 27, 2017
State and local health and human services agencies progress in their use of digital tech to be more effective and efficient, new survey reveals.
Drchrono EHR for urgent care

Drchrono EHR screen snap.

By Bill Siwicki 03:58 pm October 26, 2017
The records system’s capabilities are designed to help urgent care clinics streamline patient engagement, patient care and practice productivity.
Texas Tech trauma telemedicine program

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. Photo via Google Maps

By Bill Siwicki 12:39 pm October 26, 2017
The initiative, covering massive West Texas, aims to gauge the effectiveness of telehealth technology in rural emergency medical services environments.
By Bill Siwicki 02:43 pm October 25, 2017
Its new Insurance Checker feature seeks to ease a common pain-point: deciphering, understanding and verifying health insurance.
accelerator focused on biotech and digital health innovation
By Bill Siwicki 12:41 pm October 25, 2017
Cleveland Clinic, JumpStart, and Plug and Play create accelerator focused on biotech and digital health innovation in Cleveland’s Global Center for Health Innovation.
connected medical devices
By Bill Siwicki 12:34 pm October 24, 2017
And the solutions are tailored to address specific challenges, which can become expensive for any one organization.
Alzheimer's precision medicine
By Bill Siwicki 01:42 pm October 23, 2017
Companies will provide genotype testing, actionable genomic information and custom reporting in support of the Banner Alzheimer’s Institute’s GeneMatch registry.

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