11:16 am February 19, 2016
With current practices failing to stop the continuous stream of high-profile hacks and the government offering subtle suggestions about how to handle security, the authors of a new report contend that regulation is called for and healthcare leaders should also take the initiative to better protect their networks.
10:57 am February 19, 2016
Protenus, a health data protection startup co-founded when the owners were medical students at Johns Hopkins University, has raised $4 million in Series A funding. Arthur Ventures led the investment, joined by LionBird Venture Capital, DreamIt Ventures, Cognosante, TEDCO and the Baltimore Angels.
10:41 am February 19, 2016
The hacktivist group launched multiple distributed denial-of-service attacks against the hospital's servers in protest of the controversial custody case of Justina Pelletier.
HIMSS16 Social Media Ambassador Geeta Nayyar: Analytics can harness the global power of social networks
10:29 am February 19, 2016
Geeta Nayyar, MD, is the chief healthcare and innovation officer at management services organization Femwell Group Health, the host of Topline MD TV, and the co-founder and chief medical information officer of design-based strategy and analytics firm Abeyon.
10:28 am February 19, 2016
The healthcare industry is awash in data. But how can we best turn it into actionable information?
Hackensack University Medical Center to share tips for bolstering medication administration at HIMSS16
08:47 pm February 18, 2016
Hackensack University Medical Center is tapping new technologies to achieve more effective medication adherence, according to Hackensack UMC’s director of pharmacy Nilesh Desai.
08:45 pm February 18, 2016
Telehealth provider VirtuMedix is homing in on emergency care.
08:42 pm February 18, 2016
Atlantic Health cut operational costs $70 million in three years by effectively using predictive analytics, according to MaryPat Sullivan, chief nursing officer at Overlook Medical Center in Summit, New Jersey.
08:40 pm February 18, 2016
Orion Health at HIMSS16 will unveil a data platform aimed at enabling precision medicine and a new management app geared towards participants in the Medicare Shared Savings Accountable Care Organization Program.
08:27 pm February 18, 2016
Execs will point to specific examples where interoperability has worked in other industries and what healthcare can learn from how well those scale.