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Erin McCann | August 4, 2015 | 11:13 AM | Mobile, Network Infrastructure, Privacy & Security
A pair of IT security researchers have successfully designed a worm that will break into a Mac's operating system, widely considered more impenetrable than its PC counterpart. And there are huge implications for the healthcare industry. More
Bernie Monegain | August 4, 2015 | 10:58 AM | Quality and Safety, Telehealth, Policy and Legislation
The global market for telemedicine is expected to be worth more than $34 billion by the end of 2020, according to a new market research report, 'Global Telemedicine Market - Growth, Trends & Forecasts (2015-2020)', published by Mordor... More
Tom Sullivan | August 4, 2015 | 08:04 AM | Electronic Health Records, Interoperability
A glimpse inside the thinking that determined the department's surprising selection for its gigantic EHR modernization initiative. More
Tom Sullivan | August 4, 2015 | 07:47 AM | Meaningful Use, Electronic Health Records, Health Information Exchange (HIE)
ONC head Karen DeSalvo, MD, is slated to appear for a Senate committee hearing to determine whether it will grant her its nomination. More
Anthony Brino | August 4, 2015 | 07:46 AM | Mergers & Acquisitions
The nation's largest hospital chain is realigning its "complex portfolio" to focus on building regional health networks in high opportunity markets. More
Healthcare IT News | August 4, 2015 | 06:10 AM | Quality and Safety, Clinical, Compliance & Legal
Healthcare IT News' focus is primarily on IT within the healthcare space, but there's also so much happening now within the broader realm of healthcare. Our headlines watch list is updated daily, so check back in with us for regular updates. More
Tom Sullivan | August 3, 2015 | 10:57 AM | ICD-10 & Coding, Policy and Legislation
While the outlook among hospitals, payers and IT vendors has improved, one industry segment remains unprepared. Officials said that is cause for concern. More
WASHINGTON | Bernie Monegain | August 3, 2015 | 09:51 AM | Electronic Health Records, Network Infrastructure, Quality and Safety
The National Institutes of Health clinics has achieved Stage 7, the highest level on the HIMSS Analytics Electronic Medical Record Adoption Model, which puts the organization in an elite category of EHR users. More
NEW YORK | Bernie Monegain | August 3, 2015 | 08:57 AM | Quality and Safety, Analytics, Clinical
Global pharmaceutical company Allergan is expanding its collaboration with ConvergeHEALTH by Deloitte and Intermountain Healthcare to include women's health, starting with work on intrauterine devices. More
Jack McCarthy | August 3, 2015 | 08:03 AM | Policy and Legislation, Analytics, Clinical
To be maximally effective, policymakers are going to have to modernize the regulatory system so it can support big data analytics for genomic research. More
Anthony Vecchione | August 3, 2015 | 05:07 AM | Enterprise Content Management, Pharmacy, Network Infrastructure
Health system pharmacy managers and contracting & purchasing executives got a reprieve when the Food & Drug Administration moved the deadline for compliance with the Drug Supply Chain Security Act to Nov. 1, 2015. More
Erin McCann | August 3, 2015 | 04:58 AM | Electronic Health Records, Network Infrastructure, Quality and Safety
Critical technologies -- including the electronic health record platform -- at a health network in Missouri went black this past week, and stayed down for 20 hours. More