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Gov. Charlie Baker

Massachusetts Governor Chalie Baker

By Mike Miliard 03:51 pm November 28, 2016
A new public-private partnership comprising more than 30 healthcare experts will advise the administration on ways technology can help improve healthcare quality across the Commonwealth and increase job growth.
21st Century Cures Act
By Kaiser Health News 02:59 pm November 28, 2016
The latest version of the bill would increase funding for the NIH, including for enhanced brain, cancer and precision medicine research. And it would allocate an additional $1 billion to address the opioid crisis. 
RSNA Sequoia Image Share

Sequoia Project CEO Mariann Yeager said the program empowers clinicians to share images across platforms. 

By Mike Miliard 02:44 pm November 28, 2016
Agfa Healthcare, AMBRA Health, GE Healthcare, Lexmark Healthcare, LifeImage, Mach7 Technologies and Novarad get validation for imaging interoperability.
Frank Abagnale HIMSS17

Frank Abagnale will discuss privacy and security at HIMSS17 in Orlando during February. 

By Bill Siwicki 02:19 pm November 28, 2016
Frank Abagnale, the renowned security expert and former confidence artist, will discuss cybersecurity issues and identity theft at HIMSS17.

Boston Children's and GE Healthcare will employ the GE Health Cloud to build the new software.

By Bernie Monegain 11:27 am November 28, 2016
Boston Children's Hospital and GE Healthcare are working together on new pediatric brain software they plan to take to market.
By Jessica Davis 10:39 am November 28, 2016
Executives and those with certifications earn the highest salaries, while the industry mirrors others when it comes to the race and gender gap.

“To break through the inertia and accelerate progress, organizations need actual behavioral change on the individual level – beginning with leaders and progressing peer by peer to create real momentum for change."

By Bernie Monegain 09:55 am November 28, 2016
2016 research shows large workplace gender gap not anywhere near closing.
Apple Sculley ACOs analytics
By Bill Siwicki 09:10 am November 28, 2016
Sculley, currently chairman of the board at RxAdvance, discusses the future of risk-based care and how cloud computing services can help.
Stanford study artificial intelligence
By Jack McCarthy 09:08 am November 28, 2016
Instead of envisioning AI outpacing humanity as we know it, researchers spot prime opportunities for clinical decision support, patient monitoring, surgery and more. 
Women in Health IT HIMSS17
By Bernie Monegain 06:40 am November 28, 2016
Events tailored specifically for women health IT executives and professionals on tap this this year include a networking reception, a Women in Health IT Awards Dinner, the opening keynote and education sessions.

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