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By Jessica Davis 04:18 pm March 07, 2017
Brand New Day, a Medicare-approved health plan, is notifying 14,005 patients of a potential breach of electronic protected health information after an unauthorized access through a third-party vendor system.

One of the stars in Microsoft's #MakeWhatsNext campaign video.

By Bernie Monegain 04:16 pm March 07, 2017
The campaign raises awareness of the issues that cause girls to drop out of or lose interest in STEM, and aims to spark excitement in how they can change the world.
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By 02:37 pm March 07, 2017
The cost of payment fraud not only significantly diminishes provider revenue, but also creates extensive losses within health delivery along the entire care continuum. Implementing health IT solutions to eliminate payment fraud will successfully address these losses, as well as simplify and maximize payment collection.

The deal will expand HealthcareSource's staffing footprint to some 3,300 clients – including more than half of U.S. hospitals, officials say.

By Mike Miliard 12:58 pm March 07, 2017
The deal will expand HealthcareSource's staffing footprint to some 3,300 clients, including more than half of U.S. hospitals, officials say.

CP Gurnani, CEO of Tech Mahindra

By Mike Miliard 11:08 am March 07, 2017
The HCI Group, which works with major providers on end-to-end implementation of electronic health record systems, offering support for Epic, Cerner and others, will be acquired by Tech Mahindra in a $110 million deal.

Patrick Soon-Shiong, MD, speaking at HIMSS17 in February.

By Jessica Davis 10:34 am March 07, 2017
The report claims the biotech mogul used charitable donations to benefit his health tech company.

House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) said the new GOP proposal would "drive down costs, encourage competition, and give every American access to quality, affordable health insurance."

By Kaiser Health News 07:01 am March 07, 2017
The proposed legislation would also keep two key provisions: Adult children can stay on their parents' insurance plan until age 26 and insurers cannot charge people with preexisting medical conditions more for coverage.
Partners population health
By Bill Siwicki 06:51 am March 07, 2017
By changing the way it previously treated the majority of patients, the hospital can help prevent many of them from moving into the most expensive cohort, senior director Kamal Jethwani said.

Leora Horwitz, MD, founding director of the Center for Healthcare Innovation and Delivery Science at New York University Langone Medical Center.

By Bill Siwicki 06:49 am March 07, 2017
The upcoming HIMSS and Healthcare IT News Pop Health Forum features 34 speakers who will address the complexities of population health as hospitals move toward value-based care.
IBM salesforce artificial intelligence
By Jack McCarthy 06:43 am March 07, 2017
IBM’s Watson met Salesforce’s Einstein in a deal the companies said could help healthcare organizations advance data-driven decision making. 

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