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By Jessica Davis 03:35 pm December 14, 2017
The federal government’s finalized plan to overhaul legacy tech and move the government into a more secure, cloud-based infrastructure, kicks off Jan. 1, 2018.
By Bernie Monegain 03:14 pm December 14, 2017
The current CEO of Commonwealth fund also asks if hospitals and nursing homes are facing extinction.
net neutrality mean for healthcare

Ajit Pai during the FCC meeting vote on net neutrality Thursday. Credit: C-span

By Jessica Davis 02:12 pm December 14, 2017
The landmark decision, according to Chairman Ajit Pai, will promote competition among internet providers.
net neutrality for healthcare

Ajit Pai serves as the Chairman of the United States Federal Communications Commission. Photo via Twitter

By Jessica Davis 01:24 pm December 14, 2017
While FCC Commissioner Ajit Pai claims overturning rules regulating the Internet could be a boon to telemedicine and add bandwidth to underserved areas, many people working in the industry say that’s a stretch.
PwC: Top 12 defining healthcare issues of 2018
By Bill Siwicki 01:18 pm December 14, 2017
Artificial intelligence, IoT, cybersecurity, disaster preparedness and the patient experience are some of the prime concerns, according to the PwC Health Research Institute.
Epic EHR UI Health in Chicago

UI Health in Chicago will spend $62 million over seven years to roll out the Epic EHR. Photo via UI Health

By Bernie Monegain 12:00 pm December 14, 2017
The electronic health record software deployment is now on hold as Cerner questions the bidding process and raises the possibility that a conflict of interest occurred.
Blockchain in healthcare
By Jeff Lagasse 11:46 am December 14, 2017
Company said it will use the investment to build out its technology platform for hospitals, life sciences organizations and payers can engage in patient-centric value-based care.
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By Intel 09:30 am December 14, 2017
Healthcare leaders address artificial intelligence, population health and precision medicine adoption.
Precision medicine genomic therapy
By Gus Venditto 09:27 am December 14, 2017
Genomic therapy recommendations are becoming available for clinical decision support at the point of care.
Intermountain partners with Press Ganey
By Mike Miliard 03:34 pm December 13, 2017
They will jointly pursue a number of quality improvement initiatives over the coming years, officials say.

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