Bernie Monegain | March 10, 2015 | 07:52 AM | Meaningful Use, Electronic Health Records, Network Infrastructure
As we enter what's being called the "post-EHR world," demands on healthcare chief information officers have not abated -- but rather become more numerous, varied and complex. More
Bernie Monegain | March 9, 2015 | 09:43 AM | Meaningful Use, Electronic Health Records, Network Infrastructure
The Forbes 2015 list of the richest people on the planet has become longer this year with the addition of even more billionaires. We found five health IT pioneers on the list you've probably heard of. More
WASHINGTON | Bernie Monegain | March 6, 2015 | 11:56 AM | Meaningful Use, Electronic Health Records, Policy and Legislation
Five Republican senators -- the same group that in 2013 called for a "reboot" of the HITECH Act -- are pressing on with their efforts to drive changes in how health IT is deployed, especially with regard to interoperability. More
Bernie Monegain | March 6, 2015 | 10:10 AM | Business Intelligence, Analytics, Clinical
A new survey published in the Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association wanted to gauge medical students' attitudes regarding clinical informatics training and careers. Instead, researchers found a surprising lack of awareness about the... More
Bernie Monegain | March 5, 2015 | 10:43 AM | Mobile, Network Infrastructure, Privacy & Security
A new survey shows "significant amount of security risk" occurring across all industries. Its findings for healthcare were particularly troubling, especially with regard to providers' use of business associates. More
Bernie Monegain | March 2, 2015 | 12:37 PM | Quality and Safety, Clinical
As the news and commentary on hospital-acquired infection swirls following recent superbug fatalities at two academic medical centers, CareFusion is calling attention to its recent success in infection control technology. More
Bernie Monegain | March 2, 2015 | 11:28 AM | Electronic Health Records, Quality and Safety, Clinical
NantHealth and Allscripts, two companies focused on interoperability, will collaborate on the development and delivery of precision medicine at the point of care. More
Bernie Monegain | February 27, 2015 | 11:41 AM | Meaningful Use, Electronic Health Records, Quality and Safety
Faced with the imperative of sharing patient information when patients moved from the hospital to a nursing home, the technology leaders at Hackensack University Medical Center had to find a way to get it done. More
CHICAGO | Bernie Monegain | February 27, 2015 | 10:31 AM | Meaningful Use, Electronic Health Records, Population Health
The Q4 and full year financial results Allscripts announced on Thursday showed bookings were down compared with the same quarter a year ago. However, over all of 2014, bookings totaled $923 million, a 2 percent increase over 2013. More
CAMBRIDGE, MA | Bernie Monegain | February 26, 2015 | 11:37 AM | Data Warehousing, Electronic Health Records, Analytics
InterSystems just released the latest version of the data platform it first introduced in 1997: Caché 2015. What does it have to do with Epic? Plenty. More
WASHINGTON | Bernie Monegain | February 25, 2015 | 12:20 PM | Electronic Health Records, Policy and Legislation, Interoperability
The PwC team vying for the Department of Defense $11 billion EHR modernization contract has been dropped, leaving three teams in the running. More
Bernie Monegain | February 25, 2015 | 09:01 AM | Electronic Health Records, Analytics, Clinical
UPMC's chief innovation officer talks true semantic interoperability, moving past the hype and reaching thousands of patients at a time. More