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By 01:18 pm March 27, 2017
Even though emergency room professionals are providing video visits, the AnywhereCare app is actually intended for non-emergency ailments such as sore throats and respiratory illnesses.
By Bernie Monegain 12:37 pm March 27, 2017
She comes to the North Carolina medical center from UC Davis, where she oversees its academic, research and clinical programs.
By Bernie Monegain 12:15 pm March 27, 2017
He takes the new position after leading Medical City Children's Hospital since 2013.
By Jessica Davis 12:05 pm March 27, 2017
Urology Austin, a healthcare provider with locations throughout central Texas, began notifying its patients March 24 that hackers may have accessed patient records that included names, dates of birth, addresses, medical information and Social Security numbers.
By Beth Jones Sanborn 11:32 am March 27, 2017
Bardis, who served for 15 years as CEO of the revenue cycle and supply chain management technology developer, will be assistant secretary for administration at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

Andrew Pecora, MD

By Mike Miliard 11:09 am March 27, 2017
The multi-year research agreement will see the pharmaceutical company putting Cota's analytics platform to work for improved breast cancer treatment outcomes.
By John Andrews 10:32 am March 27, 2017
Artificial intelligence and machine learning are fast accelerating the insights that can be gleaned from the granular descriptions enabled by ICD-10.
Big Data Harvard

Leonard D’Avolio, assistant professor at Harvard Medical School and CEO of Cyft, said that if any industry has a right to be frustrated with information technology, it's healthcare. 

By Bill Siwicki 08:09 am March 27, 2017
The excitement that Big Data brings is matched by the confusion about exactly what the technologies can do, according to Leonard D’Avolio. And that is as true in healthcare as anywhere else.
CIO business associates risk

Ed Ricks, CIO of Beaufort Memorial Hospital

By Mike Miliard 08:05 am March 27, 2017
With about 200 subcontractors to deal with, "that's a lot of people that we're trusting to do the right thing with our patients' data," says the Beaufort Memorial Hospital CIO. "We want to stay on top of it."
GOP pulls American Health Care Act
By Susan Morse 03:57 pm March 24, 2017
Even after President Trump demanded a vote, the bill was yanked thanks to lack of support among conservatives.

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