December 02, 2015
The global healthcare cybersecurity market is expected to exceed $10 million by 2022. To be exact, a new report pegs the market at $10,848.87 million in U.S. dollars.
April 13, 2015
When it comes to helping children, telemedicine is well up to the task, thank you very much.
February 20, 2015
Healthcare organizations willing to break the tried-and-true approach to acquiring IT products are creating applications that are more closely aligned with their needs. And potentially getting equity in a successful startup.
September 24, 2014
The healthcare industry has traditionally been knocked for its slowness in adopting technology. A new Harvard study suggests that being late to the IT party could seriously hamper business growth.
May 29, 2014
When it comes to security threat severity, the Heartbleed bug doesn't skip a beat.
April 14, 2014
When it comes to security threat severity, the Heartbleed bug doesn't miss a beat. That's according to Phil Lerner, chief information security officer at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, who, on a scale from 1 to 10, ranks the bug a solid "high priority" at 7.5.
November 20, 2013
At a House hearing Nov. 19, lawmakers heard testimonies from security experts over whether HealthCare.gov is secure enough to handle the sensitive personal information of millions. The unanimous response? In its current form, probably not. But, it can get there.
May 07, 2013
When it comes to paying for new procedures or new ways of delivering care, private insurers often keep their eyes on payment policies from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. If CMS begins compensation for a service, the private payers will likely follow.
May 01, 2013
For the first time ever, Karen Rheuban, MD, won't be attending the American Telemedicine Association's International Meeting & Trade Show. But she has a good reason.
April 03, 2013
The adoption of the accountable care model has transformed the way hospitals evaluate their structure, activities and benchmarks. While the focus has been predominantly on IT tools and investments ACOs are driving to support population health management and collaborative care, business process change proves the biggest challenge facing healthcare...