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John Fleming

HHS deputy assistant secretary for health technology John Fleming.

By Bernie Monegain 04:03 pm March 30, 2017
GAO begins recruiting members for a new group, the Health Information Technology Advisory Committee.
Tom Price
By Kaiser Health News 02:39 pm March 30, 2017
Senators request “greater clarity” from AG Jeff Sessions about why Manhattan’s former U.S. attorney, Preet Bharara, was fired and whether any investigation of Price was a factor.
Tom Price

Tom Price brought together healthcare leaders to talk about the future of the healthcare system.

By Susan Morse 11:58 am March 30, 2017
About 30 percent of NIH grant funds go towards expenses that are not research related, the HHS Secretary said Wednesday.
By Beth Jones Sanborn 11:40 am March 30, 2017
AMA survey found administrative burden, stress, and lack of time were among the top physician challenges.
Melania Trump

First Lady Melania Trump presents one of 13 International Women of Courage Award to Sharmin Akter, the Bangladeshi girl who successfully resisted her family’s efforts to marry her off at the age of 15.

By Bernie Monegain 11:29 am March 30, 2017
The awards, which Trump gave at the U.S. State Department, honor women who have overcome injustice to transform society. 
machine learning precision medicine

Stanford's Zeeshan Syed said machine learning will become critical as providers move toward precision medicine. 

By Bill Siwicki 07:38 am March 30, 2017
Both supervised and unsupervised machine learning can help executives better enhance care delivery, Stanford algorithms expert says.

IBM Watson Health at the HIMSS17 conference.

By Bernie Monegain 07:01 am March 30, 2017
IBM Watson Health will adopt SNOMED CT for use in Watson Health work, SNOMED International and IBM Watson announced today.
By Jessica Davis 03:29 pm March 29, 2017
The agency currently uses a dozen approved cloud service providers.

The IBM X-Force Threat Intelligence Index includes observations from more than 8,000 monitored security clients in 100 countries.

By Bernie Monegain 01:53 pm March 29, 2017
Email archives, business documents, intellectual property and source code are in hackers’ crosshairs.

Samsung NeuroLogica's CereTom computed tomography scanner.

By Mike Miliard 12:38 pm March 29, 2017
MedyMatch Technology and Samsung NeuroLogica have teamed up to help paramedics and EMTs more quickly and accurately assess stroke patients in prehospital environments.

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