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KLAS report
By Bernie Monegain 03:42 pm June 22, 2017
It’s one of the most difficult task for hospitals to get right, but good technology can make it easier.
artificial intelligence healthcare
By Mike Miliard 03:03 pm June 22, 2017
Accenture report expects robot-assisted surgery, virtual nursing assistants, workflow tools and more offering huge potential to make patient care more efficient.
WannaCry ransomware Locky
By Jessica Davis 01:57 pm June 22, 2017
It appears the hackers rushed the latest round of the notorious ransomware, since the campaign is currently only able to lock down XP, VistA and other older operating systems.
medication errors
By Bill Siwicki 01:46 pm June 22, 2017
Hint: The health system achieved a 98.5 percent compliance rate for caregivers scanning medication and patient wristbands. 
GOP healthcare bill
By Susan Morse 01:00 pm June 22, 2017
Cost-sharing reduction payments continue through 2019 in bill that stabilizes health insurance market, says Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell.
Veterans Affairs chooses Cerner EHR
By Bernie Monegain 10:22 am June 22, 2017
But Senators are worried that he is underfunding the commercial electronic health record that will replace VistA.
Soon-Shiong NantHealth
By Jessica Davis 04:51 pm June 21, 2017
The lawsuit filed by D.C. attorneys Boyden Gray and Adam Waldman alleges the biotech mogul is seeking to acquire Altor Bioscience through a sweetheart deal.
MACRA rules
By Mike Miliard 03:53 pm June 21, 2017
Conduent, Vizient, Premier, Nuance, others are ranked well for performance management and patient safety, relaying critical data for provider benchmarking, predictive analytics and more.
By Bernie Monegain 03:49 pm June 21, 2017
The deal extends the system’s remote hosting option.
HITRUST leverage cybersecurity partnerships
By Jessica Davis 03:15 pm June 21, 2017
HHS repeatedly acts as a lone wolf, instead of adopting and assisting with current cybersecurity efforts, Daniel Nutkis wrote his prepared statement to a Senate Committee on Wednesday.

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