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Speaker Paul Ryan talks about the GOP's healthcare bill changes on May 4. Photo via Twitter.

By Susan Morse 09:53 am May 04, 2017
House has scheduled votes at 10:15 a.m. and 1:15 p.m., with the repeal vote likely in the afternoon, according to Politico.
Republican healthcare bill ACHA

CMS Administrator Seema Verma, Vice President Mike Pence and Secretary of HHS Tom Price walking through the capital building on May 3, 2017, after meeting about the GOP healthcare bill. Photo via Twitter.

By Kaiser Health News 09:40 am May 04, 2017
House leaders stressed that they are still working to muster a majority to pass the bill, originally scheduled for full floor vote in March.
IBM Watson Tiatros AI PTSD
By Tom Sullivan 08:26 am May 04, 2017
Rate at which veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder completed psychotherapy programs jumped from under 10 percent to 73 percent.  
hackers target hospitals
By Jessica Davis 04:28 pm May 03, 2017
Cybercriminals can find databases left exposed on outdated or free platforms as easily as searching on the word ‘patient,’ according to DataBreaches.net.
Carolinas interoperability solved
By Bernie Monegain 04:21 pm May 03, 2017
Craig Richardville said the holy grail of widespread health information exchange will begin maturing quickly in a shorter period of time than many people expect.
Tom Price HHS
By Mike Miliard 03:27 pm May 03, 2017
Health and Human Services Secretary unveils a new initiative designed to optimize ways the department operates.
Cerner’s DoD EHR
By Bill Siwicki 02:52 pm May 03, 2017
Lawmakers included enhanced requirements for reporting on the major EHR project in the 2017 Department of Defense Appropriations Act.
VA VistA David Shulkin
By Jessica Davis 01:52 pm May 03, 2017
Shulkin reiterated his July deadline for choosing the path forward for the outdated EHR to the House Committee on Appropriations on Wednesday.
reconcile patient records in cloud
By Tom Sullivan 01:22 pm May 03, 2017
Hospitals that plug into the Verato Universal MPI can reconcile patient records even with other providers, the vendor said.
IoT pilots in healthcare
By Tom Sullivan 12:56 pm May 03, 2017
While 40 percent are running projects, IDC says 73 percent of executives are prepared to start Internet of Things work this year.

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