News

NewYork-Presbyterian telehealth
By Tom Sullivan 10:22 am April 24, 2017
The network is working to make 20 percent of patient visits virtual, officials said.

NSA summer program aims to draw future cybersecurity professionals into STEM careers.

By Bernie Monegain 03:44 pm April 23, 2017
Free to students and teachers K-12, the program hopes to improve teaching methods for computer science curricula.
Anne Wojcicki CEO 23andMe

23andMe CEO and Co-Founder Anne Wojcicki

By Bernie Monegain 07:32 am April 23, 2017
This approval is expected to open the floodgates for more direct-to-consumer tests for disease risks.
By Jessica Davis 03:46 pm April 21, 2017
While the bulk of respondents to our poll picked the reigning EHR favorite, many think a different course would be the agency’s best option.
Locky ransomware cybersecurity
By Bill Siwicki 03:16 pm April 21, 2017
Locky re-emerged on Friday with a new delivery method, presenting more potential cybersecurity troubles for healthcare orgs.
EMRAM criteria for 2018
By Tom Sullivan 03:08 pm April 21, 2017
Global vice president John Daniels said the new requirements for its Electronic Medical Record Adoption Model are truly aspirational and provide a glimpse at the future with non-scored options as well.
HIPAA settlement Center for Children’s Digestive Health
By Mike Miliard 02:09 pm April 21, 2017
Center for Children’s Digestive Health shared protected health info with FileFax, but didn't have a BAA in place.
health IT research funding AHRQ
By Mike Miliard 02:05 pm April 21, 2017
New grants seek to explore patient-reported data, tech-enabled quality improvement.  
By Bernie Monegain 01:31 pm April 21, 2017
Hospitals, doctors’ practices, government, insurers, and healthcare IT companies could all be affected, Kalorama says.
Healthgrades debuts chat platform to link patients, doctors between visits

The CareChats app.

By Bill Siwicki 11:50 am April 21, 2017
CareChats enables conversations with patients about their condition management, provides encouragement and education, and sets health goals.

Most Read

The Daily Brief Newsletter