Tom Sullivan | August 27, 2015 | 10:47 AM | Electronic Health Records, Clinical
Signed in conjunction with a Lockheed Martin subsidiary, this deal aims to address one of the department's biggest public problems. More
Tom Sullivan | August 25, 2015 | 08:02 AM | Workforce
Health IT professionals are often proud of their employers. But only an elite group is worthy of being deemed the best of the best. Here's the list of finalists for Healthcare IT News' 2015 Best Hospital IT Departments Awards. More
Tom Sullivan | August 20, 2015 | 07:36 AM | Data Warehousing, Health Information Exchange (HIE), Analytics
The notion of gleaning insights from mountains of health information -- and then applying those precisely to individual patients -- hinges on the confluence of various factors. But it all boils down to one magic word. More
Tom Sullivan | August 17, 2015 | 07:57 AM | Workforce, Policy and Legislation
An idea proposed to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services would move its chief information security officer up to the same level as its chief information officer, ideally to the entire agency's benefit. The tactic might also make sense in the... More
Tom Sullivan | August 14, 2015 | 07:51 AM | Electronic Health Records, Health Information Exchange (HIE), Policy and Legislation
The interoperability problem is bigger than the DoD or VA and that reality is among the toughest challenges the agencies currently face. More
Tom Sullivan | August 12, 2015 | 14:42 PM | Mobile
Release brings support for Wi-fi and Bluetooth, which will be critical to its strategy of enabling apps to sync across all Windows 10 devices. More
Tom Sullivan | August 12, 2015 | 07:48 AM | Privacy & Security
Security vendor says selling the storage unit will enable it to renew focus on core technologies for healthcare and other industries. More
Tom Sullivan | August 11, 2015 | 09:02 AM | Mobile, Quality and Safety, Cloud Computing
Alphabet, the new parent company for Google's many boundary-pushing projects, will be home to much of the search giant's work in the healthcare realm, such as glucose-sensing contact lenses. More
Tom Sullivan | August 10, 2015 | 08:01 AM | ICD-10 & Coding, Policy and Legislation
Even the staunchest opponents would be astonished if Congress somehow managed to pass legislation delaying or killing the code set. But that doesn't mean it can't happen. More
Tom Sullivan | August 7, 2015 | 10:58 AM | Privacy & Security
Even if they weren't originally looking for protected health information, we learned from the Sony attack that cybercriminals still might steal medical records while they're inside the network. More
Tom Sullivan | August 5, 2015 | 15:27 PM | Cloud Computing, Population Health
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday revealed that it is working to build a software platform for precision medicine and an informatics community around it. 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