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Wall Street
By Bernie Monegain 10:13 am June 08, 2015
Healthcare is flying high these days, with analytics seen as the next big wave on both the business and clinical sides of the industry. Two companies that just went public -- and one that has filed its intent to do so -- make for interesting indicators of changes to expect in the industry.
New York City
By Skip Snow 09:39 am June 08, 2015
Kumar Chatani, executive vice president and chief information officer at New York's Mount Sinai Health System, offers his thoughts on best practices for EMR rollouts, technology-enabled accountable care and more.
ambulances
By Healthcare IT News 01:35 pm June 07, 2015
New numbers from the U.S. Department of Labor's Bureau of Labor Statistics this month show the healthcare industry growing by some 47,000 new jobs in May -- with ambulatory sites leading the charge.
toolbox
By Tom Sullivan 04:11 pm June 05, 2015
Company adds capabilities and technologies for translating other codes and converting existing documentation into ICD-10.
Circles maze illustration
By Tom Sullivan 01:06 pm June 05, 2015
The wrangling over ICD-10 flared up again on Friday, when proponents took aim at a think tank's recent proposal that the U.S. should consider a different classification system than ICD-10.
Blood
By Erin McCann 10:51 am June 05, 2015
In what may be a scientific breakthrough, researchers have developed an experimental new blood test that can identify virtually every virus to which an individual has been exposed. Its pilot phase showed people testing positive for an average of 10 virus species.
Stethoscope and money
By Mike Miliard 10:46 am June 05, 2015
New research from Accenture projects that digital health tools will save the U.S. healthcare industry more than $100 billion over the next four years. It also predicts that FDA approval of such technologies will triple by the end of 2018.
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By Jessica Sabbah 09:35 am June 05, 2015
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Keyboard and flash drive
By Bernie Monegain 09:00 am June 05, 2015
Former National Coordinator for Health IT Farzad Mostashari, MD, has launched a national campaign around patient access to healthcare data with characteristic clarity and flair.
Dispatches from the places where politics, glitches and expenses are plaguing the health insurance exchanges in early years. And one state that got off to a great start.

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