Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act
09:51 am October 12, 2011
Federal officials have been quick to note the rising number of providers signing up for HITECH incentives, but a recent analysis suggests they may want to pay a little more attention to making sure the program is working the way it was intended.
11:24 am October 11, 2011
While many providers have decided to transition from paper records to EHRs, many others have not, and cost seems to be one of the main reasons for the reluctance.
09:06 am October 04, 2011
At BIDMC, I oversee 10,600 desktops and 2000 laptops. They are all locked down with System Center Configuration Manager 2007 and McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator.
02:12 pm October 03, 2011
So you’ve finally decided to take the health IT plunge. Now what do you do?
11:38 am September 29, 2011
HIMSS recently gave the University of California San Diego Health System (UCSD) an award for reaching the highest level of advancement in electronic health records.
09:46 am September 01, 2011
The architects of the HITECH Act are hoping that a lot of things are going to change within the next five years.
11:27 am August 30, 2011
“Knock the heck out of it,” ONC Coordinator Farzad Mostashari, MD, exhorted attendees at an Allscripts conference, yesterday.
11:58 am August 29, 2011
We interrupt these dog days of summer for a bit of a doctors’ food fight.
12:48 pm August 28, 2011
When Dr. Farzad Mostashari, the national coordinator for health information technology, addresses more than 4,700 healthcare professionals at the Allscripts Client Experience in Nashville on Monday morning, Aug. 29, he’s likely to discuss one of the most exciting developments in healthcare today – and perhaps surprisingly, it won’t be the...
08:10 pm August 18, 2011
Anyone who doubts the complexity of the HIT transition should talk to a lawyer.