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.

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.
By Bill Siwicki 10:44 am December 02, 2017
With AI tech being so complex to implement, we've compiled some essential areas to focus on to prepare for this emerging technology.
By Bill Siwicki 08:49 am December 02, 2017
But what are limits today will soon become opportunities, as health systems sit on mounds of data ripe for integration into AI.
ACOs

Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines, Iowa. Credit: Google Maps

By Bill Siwicki 01:14 pm November 30, 2017
As the technologies mature, accountable care organizations are reporting big savings, delivering more primary care services, and reducing unnecessary emergency visits.
clinical tools for EHRs
By Bill Siwicki 04:29 pm November 29, 2017
Penn Medicine and Cancer Centers of America are deploying clinical pathways technologies and Mercy already saved 480 lives and $27 million by connecting them with its Epic electronic health record.
RSNA AI announcements

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By Bill Siwicki 10:46 am November 29, 2017
A half-a-dozen new artificial intelligence-based imaging technologies made their debut at the Radiological Society of North America’s conference in Chicago.

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