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athenahealth eClinicalWorks Cerner EHR

Cerner President Zane Burke, athenahealth CEO Jonathan Bush and eClinicalWorks CEO Girish Navani. 

By Tom Sullivan 07:03 am September 23, 2016
athenahealth CEO Jonathan Bush, eClinicalWorks Founder Girish Navani and Cerner President Zane Burke talk about expanding their technology platforms and, in so doing, shedding a certain three-letter acronym.
Yahoo breach 500 million

Source: Coolcaesar via Wikimedia.

By Jessica Davis 04:03 pm September 22, 2016
While it does not appear that any PHI or health-related data was exposed, the breach is considerably larger than the Anthem attack in 2015. And as with every major breach, there will be takeaways for healthcare CIOs and CISOs to learn from.
shaping future healthcare PwC
By Jeff Lagasse 03:48 pm September 22, 2016
PwC ranked healthcare’s most pressing trends, some of which will grow the system, while others are more likely to limit growth. 
Sutter Physician Services CloudMedx
By Bill Siwicki 12:10 pm September 22, 2016
The organizations announced a collaboration on joint products and services for sharing health data under value-based care models.
analytics hospital Union General

Union General's decision support manager Karen Reff said that undertaking an analytics program to implement patient interventions in a more timely manner reduced readmissions. 

By Bill Siwicki 11:45 am September 22, 2016
Union General spent $50,000 to launch an analytics program that enabled staff to spend more time on delivering care and uncovered best practices that reduced readmissions.
cloud security Catalyze PHI

Catalyze CEO Travis Good.

By Bernie Monegain 09:51 am September 22, 2016
The company said it will use the funding to advance its HIPAA compliant and HITRUST certified platform for exchanging protected health information.
Microsoft cloud Google Amazon
By Jack McCarthy 08:15 am September 22, 2016
A new survey determined that hospitals using cloud-based infrastructure services are seeing improved care and patient satisfaction, faster time to innovation, and higher staff productivity and efficiency. 
self-driving cars public health

A Google self-driving car. Source: Grendelkhan via Wikimedia

By Jack McCarthy 07:10 am September 22, 2016
Autonomous vehicles got a booster shot of credibility when federal regulators and issued guidance this week. But even before that, researchers were projecting that the emerging technology could reduce automobile-related injuries and deaths, as well as the big expenses they incur. 
UPMC telehealth Curavi Health
By Bernie Monegain 03:11 pm September 21, 2016
Curavi Health offers tools that enable clinicians to remotely connect with patients via camera, Bluetooth stethoscope, digital otoscope and technologies.  
revenue cycle management
By Jessica Davis 03:09 pm September 21, 2016
Eighty-five percent of providers are currently in RCM replacement mode or assessment, according to the newest Black Book Market Research report.

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