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Richard Pizzi | January 21, 2015 | 08:00 AM | Workforce Management, Financial/Revenue Cycle Management
As the healthcare industry changes, the executive suite must change with it: leaders must evolve into new, broader roles. Here are six trends shaping the C-suite in 2015. More
ROCHESTER, MN | Mike Miliard | January 20, 2015 | 04:03 PM | Electronic Health Records, Network Infrastructure, Financial/Revenue Cycle Management
In the latest example of a world-class health system yanking its established electronic health record in favor of a blue chip vendor, Mayo Clinic is migrating to Epic. More
Erin McCann | January 20, 2015 | 11:05 AM | Meaningful Use, Electronic Health Records
More and more patients are clamoring for their docs to go digital, but too many physicians are still dragging their feet. More
LEAWOOD, KS | Bernie Monegain | January 20, 2015 | 10:52 AM | Meaningful Use, Policy and Legislation, Interoperability
Responding to the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT's call for comments on its draft plan, the American Association of Family Physicians did not mince words. More
Mike Miliard | January 20, 2015 | 10:39 AM | Claims Processing, ICD-10, Financial/Revenue Cycle Management
Is your hospital ready for the impact of ICD-10 and bundled payments? Providers will need good RCM systems this year to "get every dime they are entitled to." More
Tom Sullivan | January 20, 2015 | 08:04 AM | Telehealth, Interoperability
Is a platform for the entire healthcare industry a viable solution to interoperability challenges? Two early-stage companies say their new technologies are up to the task. More
HACKENSACK, NJ | Anthony Vecchione | January 19, 2015 | 11:12 AM | Meaningful Use, Electronic Health Records, Health Information Exchange (HIE)
Reporting immunization records to state agencies is a required core measure for Stage 2 meaningful use. For healthcare providers, that can be an arduous task. More
Erin McCann | January 19, 2015 | 11:04 AM | Privacy and Security
Healthcare organizations not only must heed federal data security laws; they also have state laws to keep in mind. A growing trend has states making these regulations tougher than ever. More
NEW YORK | Mike Miliard | January 19, 2015 | 10:12 AM | Business Intelligence, Data Warehousing, Financial/Revenue Cycle Management
More and more healthcare organizations are recognizing the value of population health management -- and a majority say they expect to recoup their investments in the technology to power those programs in just a few years. More
Bernie Monegain | January 19, 2015 | 09:10 AM | Mobile/Wireless, Financial/Revenue Cycle Management, Cloud Computing
Venture capital funding in the healthcare IT sector more than doubled in 2014, coming in at $4.7 billion in 670 deals, according to Mercom Capital Group. More
WASHINGTON | Mike Miliard | January 16, 2015 | 11:19 AM | Meaningful Use, Electronic Health Records, Policy and Legislation
"It's hard to comprehend how HHS can move forward to full-year reporting when the numbers for 90-day reporting are so low," said Congresswoman Renee Ellmers, R-N.C., criticizing the rigidity of the meaningful use program as she reintroduced her... More
WASHINGTON | Mike Miliard | January 16, 2015 | 11:09 AM | Meaningful Use, Electronic Health Records, Policy and Legislation
Marilyn Tavenner, administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, which oversees the Federal EHR Incentive Program and is in charge of the transition to ICD-10, announced Friday she would be stepping down in February. More