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WASHINGTON | Mike Miliard | January 23, 2015 | 11:18 AM | Mobile/Wireless, Telehealth, Policy and Legislation
In a time of "fast innovation and investment" in health technology, an open Internet is essential, argues a group of IT and mHealth advocates who've asked FCC to spurn new limitations on wireless networks. More
WASHINGTON | Mike Miliard | January 23, 2015 | 10:53 AM | Meaningful Use, Electronic Health Records, Quality and Safety
Patient safety demands that certified electronic health records enable unique device identification, says a group of providers led by the Pew Charitable Trusts. More
CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA | Bernie Monegain | January 23, 2015 | 09:05 AM | Electronic Health Records, Quality and Safety
The University of Virginia Health System is putting its EpicCare electronic medical record to work on a pilot designed to speed patients' access to specialists. More
Erin McCann | January 22, 2015 | 04:11 PM | Meaningful Use, Electronic Health Records, Privacy and Security
Just three weeks into 2015, and there have already been some pretty big happenings in health IT. Angry docs! Unsatisfied patients! Emerging new C-suite roles! We look back at the week that was. More
Mike Miliard | January 22, 2015 | 11:08 AM | Electronic Health Records, Mobile/Wireless, Privacy and Security
Even as Mountain View pulls back the reins on consumer-facing development, clinical applications of Google Glass are "full-steam ahead." More
Eric Wicklund | January 22, 2015 | 10:48 AM | Mobile/Wireless
Physicians have spoken: Not all mHealth apps are created equal. And in a new survey, docs confirmed this by submitting their recommendations for the top ranking mHealth apps available today. More
CHICAGO | Bernie Monegain | January 22, 2015 | 09:38 AM | Meaningful Use, Electronic Health Records, Interoperability
A coalition of 35 physician organizations led by the American Medical Association says doctors are fed up with their EHRs and the multitude of requirements coming from the meaningful use program. More
Tom Sullivan | January 22, 2015 | 08:00 AM | Electronic Health Records, Quality and Safety, Interoperability
We all know about CIOs and CMIOs. But what's the job of a chief health information officer, anyway? More
MIAMI | Erin McCann | January 21, 2015 | 10:16 AM | Meaningful Use, Electronic Health Records, Quality and Safety
For Miami Children's Hospital, patient engagement is far more than a Stage 2 meaningful use hurdle -- it's seen as an opportunity for organization-wide change that will impact clinical care and the bottom line. More
Bernie Monegain | January 21, 2015 | 10:12 AM | Electronic Health Records, Policy and Legislation, Interoperability
National Coordinator Karen DeSalvo, MD, has appointed a practicing physician to head a newly created role: Chief Health Information Officer. More
Healthcare IT News Staff | January 21, 2015 | 10:02 AM | Claims Processing, Financial/Revenue Cycle Management
If you're a provider or payer with a great story to tell about how you've begun to remake your revenue cycle for healthcare reform, here's your chance to share that success -- and learn from your peers. More
Bernie Monegain | January 21, 2015 | 08:30 AM | Electronic Health Records, Quality and Safety, Telehealth
Together with MIT, Royal Philips has launched a new initiative that gives healthcare researchers new insights into caring for patients who require intensive care. More