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.

Artificial intelligence cardiac imaging
By Bill Siwicki 03:29 pm September 28, 2017
Analytics 4 Life’s AI technology is designed to help physicians assess the presence of coronary artery disease without radiation, contrast agents or cardiac stress.
HIE california arizona
By Bill Siwicki 02:56 pm September 28, 2017
The connections are particularly aimed at allowing information to follow patients who receive care while traveling.
McAfee warns healthcare CIOs, CISOs
By Bill Siwicki 02:32 pm September 28, 2017
In the second quarter of 2017, account hijacking led disclosed attack vectors, followed by DDoS, leaks, targeted attacks, malware and SQL injections.
reduce sepsis
By Bill Siwicki 10:05 am September 28, 2017
The likelihood of death from sepsis increases by 8 percent for each hour that passes without treatment.
diverse cybersecurity teams

“When security professionals have a broader lens through which to look at security, we’ll be able to provide better answers and support in protecting our systems,” said Mischel Kwon, CEO of MKACyber.

By Bill Siwicki 09:40 am September 28, 2017
Employing a diverse range of information security pros can help hospitals to more effectively relate to the enemies trying to attack them.
AI virtual assistant for healthcare

A screen snap of the Nuance AI-powered virtual assistant and smart speaker tool. Photo via YouTube

By Bill Siwicki 02:24 pm September 27, 2017
The new technology aims to enhance interactions between patients and caregivers to both improve the consumer experience and reduce physician burnout.
mobile charge communication

A screen snap from a tutorial for pMD Charge Capture. Photo via YouTube

By Bill Siwicki 02:10 pm September 26, 2017
The cardiovascular membership organization is boosting the medical mobile software company’s platform.
centralized data and analytics

Sanford Health facility in South Dakota. Photo via Sanford Health

By Bill Siwicki 11:27 am September 26, 2017
Accuracy, agility, the freedom to fail and the right kinds of communication helped turn this system into a data-driven organization.
Allscripts integrating Merck Manuals

A screensnap of the Consumer Merck Manual online. Photo via merckmanuals.com

By Bill Siwicki 02:11 pm September 25, 2017
The materials also include content for patients.
By Bill Siwicki 09:56 am September 22, 2017
There are ways to bolster this element of cybersecurity, and eliminating things like apathy, greed and, yes, pride can help avoid misuse.

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