Bernie Monegain, Mike Miliard, Tom Sullivan | December 1, 2015 | 08:45 AM | Data Warehousing, Mobile, Network Infrastructure
Healthcare IT News' biggest event yet, the three-day Privacy & Security Forum will convene nearly 70 expert speakers from across healthcare and beyond, offering perspectives and best practices for managing one of biggest challenges of our time:... More
Bernie Monegain | December 1, 2015 | 07:18 AM | Mobile, Quality and Safety, Analytics
Researchers at UCLA and USC will employ a $6 million award from the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering to develop technology to help children with asthma. More
Bernie Monegain | November 30, 2015 | 10:17 AM | Network Infrastructure, Privacy & Security
Healthcare and government have overtaken the retail industry, with the dubious distinction of being the "major sectors under siege" from hacks and cyberattacks, a new report shows. More
WASHINGTON | Bernie Monegain | November 19, 2015 | 10:31 AM | Network Infrastructure, Privacy & Security, Quality and Safety
A recent report from the Department of Health and Human Services' Office of Inspector General points out five ways its Office of Civil Rights could better prevent breaches of patient health information. More
WASHINGTON | Bernie Monegain | November 18, 2015 | 08:46 AM | Meaningful Use, Electronic Health Records, Quality and Safety
CMS called for comments on Stage 3 of the Meaningful Use EHR Incentive Program, and it's raking them in. There are more than 170 comments on the CMS website so far -- most sounding off, expressing frustration. More
WASHINGTON | Bernie Monegain | November 17, 2015 | 05:12 AM | Electronic Health Records, Health Information Exchange (HIE), Quality and Safety
The Office of Inspector General in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services recently released its work plan for 2016. Among its vast oversight responsibilities, we focus on five related to hospital safety and clinical quality. More
ROSEVILLE, CA | Bernie Monegain | November 12, 2015 | 16:37 PM | Mobile, Quality and Safety, Telehealth
Intel-GE Care Innovations, which connects the care continuum to the home, has announced it will extend its collaboration with the University of Mississippi Medical Center to take on chronic illness in southeastern U.S. More
PLYMOUTH MEETING, PA | Bernie Monegain | November 12, 2015 | 09:41 AM | Quality and Safety, Clinical, Medical Devices
ECRI Institute has released its 2016 list of worst technology hazards occurring today. Any of the items listed on the top 10 list could be deadly. More
SALT LAKE CITY | Bernie Monegain | November 11, 2015 | 10:03 AM | Business Intelligence, Quality and Safety, Analytics
A telling sign that Health Catalyst is gearing up for an IPO is the announcement today that Jack Kane (John A. Kane) is joining the board of the data warehousing and analytics and outcomes company. More
Bernie Monegain | November 10, 2015 | 09:32 AM | Quality and Safety, Analytics, Clinical
IBM Watson and Boston Children's Hospital are taking on rare children's diseases that are hard to diagnose and treat. First up is a rare form of kidney disease. More
Bernie Monegain | November 9, 2015 | 10:10 AM | Network Infrastructure, Privacy & Security, Workforce
There is a wide gap between young men and women who indicate they might consider a career in Internet security, according to a new survey commissioned by government contractor Raytheon and the National Cyber Security Alliance. More
Bernie Monegain | November 6, 2015 | 10:25 AM | Meaningful Use, Electronic Health Records, Quality and Safety
The rallying cry to do something about the meaningful use program is getting louder and more insistent. Will it make a difference? More