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Tom Sullivan | April 1, 2015 | 08:28 AM | ICD-10 & Coding, Policy and Legislation
With just six months to go, the healthcare industry is closer to an ICD-10 compliance deadline than it's ever been. But the code set conversion is still not free and clear from the chance that Congress could delay it again. More
Jack Beaudoin | April 1, 2015 | 08:03 AM | Population Health
Whether this is your first or your 15th HIMSS show, the sheer size of the event can derail even the best laid plans. A conference veteran shares advice about making it through HIMSS15 intact. More
Chris Nerney | April 1, 2015 | 07:49 AM | Claims Processing, Financial/Revenue Cycle Management
Predictive analytics has helped some revenue cycle departments identify problem claims before they're denied. More
Erin McCann | March 31, 2015 | 11:12 AM | Electronic Health Records, Financial/Revenue Cycle Management, Mergers & Acquisitions
The Texas-based electronic medical record company announced March 31 it has been acquired by a private investment firm and is slated to merge with a developer of revenue cycle management technology. More
WASHINGTON | Bernie Monegain | March 31, 2015 | 11:00 AM | Data Warehousing, Policy and Legislation, Interoperability
Bryan Sivak, chief technology officer at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, will be leaving in April. No word yet about what's next for him. More
PORT CLINTON, OH | Mike Miliard | March 31, 2015 | 10:39 AM | Electronic Health Records, Health Information Exchange (HIE), Interoperability
An Ohio-based hospital is the latest provider to sign on with CommonWell Health Alliance, a step that will give its clinicians the ability to see patient data from other health organizations within its EHR. More
SAN DIEGO | Mike Miliard | March 31, 2015 | 10:00 AM | Electronic Health Records, Health Information Exchange (HIE), Financial/Revenue Cycle Management
Epic has notched another big win, as Scripps Health, with its four hospitals and more than 25 clinics, has chosen the health IT giant to replace its electronic health record and revenue cycle management systems. More
Tom Sullivan | March 31, 2015 | 08:03 AM | Privacy & Security
Security professional to demo a GPU-based system for launching 1 million password-cracking attempts per minute. Could you fend that off? More
Anthony Brino | March 31, 2015 | 07:54 AM | Health Information Exchange (HIE)
NYU Langone is running its own HIE across hospitals and clinics and, in so doing, taking on work that larger RHIOs lack the agility to perform. More
Erin McCann | March 30, 2015 | 11:16 AM | Quality and Safety, Workforce
When talking about the gender discrimination problem in healthcare (and there's a big one), it's best to listen to the people experiencing it: women. They're speaking up, with nearly half of them citing gender bias hurdles that have held them... More
Mike Miliard | March 30, 2015 | 10:45 AM | Mobile, Network Infrastructure, Privacy & Security
Despite the many potential rewards of networked healthcare, the risks are very real -- and potentially catastrophic -- when it comes to wearable and implantable medical devices, a new report shows. More
Bernie Monegain | March 30, 2015 | 10:15 AM | Data Warehousing, Quality and Safety, Analytics
Mount Sinai Health System tapped Royal Philips to create a state-of-the-art digital image repository of patient tissue samples. Today, the samples are available only on glass slides. More