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“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.
Main Line Bernoulli Epic
By Mike Miliard 12:53 pm November 23, 2016
As part of its Epic implementation, the health system will use Bernoulli’s HL7 interface and existing network infrastructure to connect medical devices and electronic health record systems.
Symantec Gatak Trojan healthcare
By Jack McCarthy 10:14 am November 23, 2016
The security vendor said the group behind the malware intensified its focus on healthcare organizations because the data is more valuable than other industries and providers commonly use legacy software that is not as secure as upgraded versions. 
UMass Amherst settles HIPAA
By Bernie Monegain 09:52 am November 23, 2016
Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights found that the university lacked a firewall, which allowed a remote access Trojan to infiltrate the network and potentially expose PHI of 1,670 individuals.
ProofPilot digital health
By Jack McCarthy 09:32 am November 23, 2016
The platform, featuring 10 new templates, reduces the barrier to conducting scientifically valid studies on digital health tool, fitness regimens, dietary programs, wellness efforts and others, the company said. 
Pathways Epic EHR
By Jack McCarthy 09:13 am November 23, 2016
The home health, palliative care, and hospice group is implementing Epic’s electronic health record to tie patient data together from disparate sources, officials said. 
Indiana University Health CISO

Mitch Parker is now the chief information security officer at Indiana University Health. 

By Jack McCarthy 07:21 am November 23, 2016
Mitch Parker comes to IU after eight years at Temple Health. 

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