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medical device ID

Sen. Elizabeth Warren at a committee hearing on Oct. 31. Photo via senate.gov

By Jessica Davis 03:24 pm November 01, 2017
Although adding UDI to Medicare claim forms has bipartisan support in Congress, the CMS chief medical officer told a Senate committee on Tuesday that the agency is still reviewing the policy.
medical device security
By Bill Siwicki 02:56 pm November 01, 2017
Unfixable equipment, absent processes, platform questions and lifecycle management are just some of the challenges that information security teams need to prioritize.
outlook malware
By Tom Sullivan 02:40 pm November 01, 2017
HIMSS new cybersecurity report highlights a host of alarming issues facing everything from WiFi devices to critical infrastructure.
Magic Johnson to keynote HIMSS18
By Mike Miliard 01:44 pm November 01, 2017
NBA superstar will draw from his long and varied experience in sports, business, community service, healthcare and technology.
Google AI
By Tom Sullivan 12:10 pm November 01, 2017
Launchpad Studio’s first class includes startups working to automate scribing with Google Glass, apply machine learning to help people who can no longer walk, pinpoint sepsis earlier and build a platform for wearables.
EHR go-live
By 12:04 pm November 01, 2017
Solving interoperability problems for some hospitals has involved EHR go-live projects that align with strategic planning to find solutions – and spending money where the priorities are.
EHR
By Jeff Lagasse 11:40 am November 01, 2017
New AMA report finds the weight of technology and administrative burdens is creeping into time physicians need for patient care.
Kristin Pothier
By Bernie Monegain 11:00 am November 01, 2017
Author Kristin Ciriello Pothier saw first-hand how hopeless cancer can be, but today she’s on the front lines personalizing treatment.
diabetes management mobile app

A screen snap of One Drop app. Photo via iTunes

By Bill Siwicki 10:40 am November 01, 2017
The popular diabetes management mobile app will integrate physical activity data to better inform patients and providers.
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By FormFast 10:27 am November 01, 2017
Even after implementing an electronic health record (EHR), healthcare leaders are surprised to find that, despite their large investment (and large expectations), form management challenges remain. Paper forms and the cumbersome, inefficient processes associated with them still linger.

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