Tom Sullivan | November 17, 2015 | 09:56 AM | Analytics
A brand new browser extension collects information about what medical students are reading to ultimately enhance related Wikipedia articles. More
Tom Sullivan | November 16, 2015 | 09:15 AM | Business Intelligence, Privacy & Security, Workforce
Despite the constant stream of data breaches and ever-larger criminal attacks against healthcare and other organizations, CIOs and CISOs still often face stumbling blocks when trying to win approval for a larger security budgets. More
Mike Miliard, Tom Sullivan | November 6, 2015 | 12:31 PM | Business Intelligence, Data Warehousing, Financial/Revenue Cycle Management
Looking to make hay from healthcare data? To turn raw numbers into real value? In this continuously-updated post, learn how experts at the Healthcare IT News Big Data & Healthcare Analytics Forum are using clinical and business intelligence to drive... More
Tom Sullivan | November 2, 2015 | 07:01 AM | Clinical, Population Health
On Jan. 1, 2015 hospitals became eligible for reimbursement when treating patients with two or more chronic conditions. More
Tom Sullivan | November 2, 2015 | 03:40 AM | Workforce
The IT department at Meridian Health System is two blocks from its academic medical center -- a geographical layout that makes apparent the direct impact its technology work has on clinicians and consumers alike. More
Tom Sullivan | October 30, 2015 | 06:59 AM | Data Warehousing, Network Infrastructure, Interoperability
Academic medical centers are already establishing learning health networks that provide a sneak peek into what a national system might one day resemble. More
Tom Sullivan | October 28, 2015 | 07:03 AM | Privacy & Security
Even if the idea of a massive cyber event seems remote, CIOs and CISOs should be planning for one, said security czar Richard Clarke, because it is possible and that means one could happen. More
Tom Sullivan | October 28, 2015 | 06:59 AM | Privacy & Security
Security expert Richard Clarke discusses emerging threats in the landscape and why hospitals should plan for events that have never happened before. More
Tom Sullivan | October 28, 2015 | 06:55 AM | Privacy & Security
To really be ready for the worst, healthcare CIOs and CISOs have to prepare for whatever could happen, the cybersecurity czar maintains, even if that is not a typical risk management strategy. More
Tom Sullivan | October 20, 2015 | 10:07 AM | Electronic Health Records, Health Information Exchange (HIE), Interoperability
The findings about Epic are likely to surprise some people in the industry because perception is not aligned with reality, according to KLAS. More
Tom Sullivan | October 20, 2015 | 06:49 AM | Meaningful Use, Electronic Health Records, Health Information Exchange (HIE)
The EHR Association takes issue with ONC's limited anecdotal claims and heterogeneous definition of information blocking. More
Tom Sullivan | October 19, 2015 | 08:09 AM | Patient Engagement
There's little question that patient engagement is one of the most promising trends in healthcare today. The potential for cost-savings, personalized care and healthier populations is huge. But the industry has a way to go before reaching that Holy Grail. More