Bernie Monegain | July 25, 2007 | 23:00 PM
WASHINGTON - Paper-choked processes that delay or prevent wounded war veterans from receiving the care they need are at the crux of the failures at Walter Reed Army Medical Center, a b... More
Bernie Monegain | July 16, 2007 | 23:00 PM
WASHINGTON - The healthcare industry is in denial about the technology it needs to employ to achieve reform, Intel Chairman Craig Barrett told the audience at a chronic care summit last week.... More
Bernie Monegain | July 10, 2007 | 23:00 PM
WASHINGTON - A former IT manager for America's Health Insurance Plans has pled guilty to defrauding the not-for-profit industry organization of nearly $1 million.... More
Bernie Monegain | July 10, 2007 | 23:00 PM
WASHINGTON - A bill introduced in the House on July 11 would create healthcare information technology trusts. Rep. Dennis Moore, a Democrat who represents the Third District in Kansas, introduce... More
Bernie Monegain | July 9, 2007 | 23:00 PM
STANFORD, CA - Researchers at Stanford and Harvard universities have concluded that electronic health records have little bearing on the quality of patient care.... More
Bernie Monegain | July 8, 2007 | 23:00 PM
CAMBRIDGE, UK - The healthcare sector represents three percent of the global active RFID market, according to new research from IDTechEx, a UK-based consulting firm.... More
Bernie Monegain | July 5, 2007 | 23:00 PM
HOUSTON, TX - M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, the nation's largest facility devoted exclusively to cancer research and care, is putting into play simulation technology used by financia... More
Bernie Monegain | June 25, 2007 | 23:00 PM
SAN FRANCISCO - Sutter Health has giving the California Regional Health Information Organization a $1 million grant. CalRHIO is one of the most recognizable healthcare d... More
Bernie Monegain | June 25, 2007 | 23:00 PM
CHICAGO - Two healthcare IT groups are teaming up to form a new membership community for physicians. The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society and the Ass... More
Bernie Monegain | June 24, 2007 | 23:00 PM
BOSTON - Partners HealthCare is banking on service-oriented architecture, or SOA, to boost what information technology can do. Together with technology company Siemens Me... More
Bernie Monegain | June 24, 2007 | 23:00 PM
CHICAGO - The Certification Commission for Healthcare Information Technology is gearing up for a new season of work with a new slate of 161 volunteers. A kickoff meeting was set for July... More
Bernie Monegain | June 24, 2007 | 23:00 PM
ANN ARBOR, MI - Healthcare IT standards organization HL7 has released a functional profile for the Legal Electronic Health Record System. A 30-day public comment period runs th... More