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Veterans group wants new VA Secretary

An AMVETS post in Ohio. Credit: Mario Tama, Getty Images

By Jessica Davis 01:09 pm April 04, 2018
The President sidestepped ousted VA Secretary Shulkin’s deputy, who was next in line to succeed him, and named DoD official Robert Wilkie as acting secretary.
Welltok to develop new population health products

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By Bernie Monegain 11:31 am April 04, 2018
CEO Jeff Marsalis says the secret sauce is making big data small – the better to manage a population "one consumer at a time."
Microsoft sues Community Health Systems for alleged copyright infringement
By Jessica Davis 11:21 am April 04, 2018
CHS, already facing financial troubles, has been accused of breaching contractual obligations with the tech giant, by continuing the use of Microsoft products at some of its recently sold hospitals.
telehealth
By Beth Jones Sanborn 03:57 pm April 03, 2018
Generational divides surface between millennials, Generation Xers and baby boomers in how they engage with healthcare providers.
American Academy of Family Physicians partners with Zipnosis for telemedicine platform
By Bill Siwicki 01:49 pm April 03, 2018
The partnership stems from a 2017 AAFP member survey designed to identify new programs and services.
eClinicalWorks electronic health record
By Mike Miliard 12:41 pm April 03, 2018
Multispecialty physician group, one of the largest in the state, chooses eCW's V11 to help it manage value-based care.
State Department puts out RFI for a new EHR

U.S. Department of State spokesperson Heather Nauert speaking in a press briefing room at the Department of State. Credit: Alex Wroblewski, Getty Images

By Jessica Davis 11:50 am April 03, 2018
After the Coast Guard pulled its EHR contract with Epic in 2016, plans to share an EHR with the Department of State went to the wayside and officials are now working on a solo project.
Cerner population health
By Bernie Monegain 11:02 am April 03, 2018
The HealtheIntent platform will help manage Medicare claims for Illinois Rural Community Care Organization.
GE Healthcare
By Bernie Monegain 04:33 pm April 02, 2018
The private equity firm sees a big opportunity for growth in the sector, offering further evidence that value-based reimbursement is here to stay.
hospital budget innovation
By Beth Jones Sanborn 04:19 pm April 02, 2018
The typical manner in which hospital leaders construct their budgets is by clinical and ancillary departments, which can hinder innovation.

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