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IoT security

IoT devices are commonplace in hospitals and healthcare facilities so security plans are needed to protect them.

By Bill Siwicki 02:30 pm January 05, 2018
This past year was another challenging one for healthcare organizations as they remained under sustained attack by cybercriminals who continue to target healthcare networks through the use of well-known vulnerabilities. 
HIE nationwide
By Mike Miliard 01:22 pm January 05, 2018
The national rollout from The Strategic Health Information Exchange Collaborative enables hospitals and patients to more easily share health data.
Cerner revenue cycle

Adventist Health in Roseville, California. Photo via Google Maps

By Bernie Monegain 01:11 pm January 05, 2018
EHR maker to host the software in expanded partnership and handle day-today management of the apps.
Cerner EHR contract
By Jessica Davis 01:04 pm January 05, 2018
VA Secretary Shulkin said that a recent meeting between the VA and Cerner was far from good, but the VA’s team is consulting with other IT leaders to ensure the best outcome for veterans.
precision medicine

Robert Green, MD, a medical geneticist at Harvard Medical School and co-founder of Genome Medical, speaking at the HIMSS Precision Medicine Forum in Boston last June.

By Bill Siwicki 12:22 pm January 05, 2018
The company wants to help employer groups offer genetic testing to employees through confidential consults with providers and includes a telemedicine option.
Baptist Health South Florida
By Mike Miliard 10:53 am January 05, 2018
The Cancer Center will deploy data and analytics tools for clinical research and personalized treatment at the new Miami Cancer Institute.
Preparing your organization for mobile clinical communications
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By 10:44 am January 05, 2018
Several years ago, leaders at a large healthcare system put together a strategic plan that included among its goals to make clinical workflows more mobile and create “smarter” rooms using wireless medical devices. New technologies were purchased based on feedback from stakeholders, and everyone was properly trained on the new tools.
google vs microsoft
By Tom Sullivan 09:44 am January 05, 2018
The tech giants both participated in a VC round and three days later, each had also invested in another emerging company with cutting-edge technology tailored for healthcare.
veterans affairs health
By Jessica Davis 09:15 am January 05, 2018
Officials aim to improve the number of processed claims by 300 percent this month and by 600 percent in April as part of Secretary Shulkin’s mission to bolster the VA health system.
Google ventures
By Bernie Monegain 04:24 pm January 04, 2018
GV contributed to a $40 million round of funding to build out the startup’s platform for connecting physical and mental health care services.

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