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Erin McCann | March 30, 2015 | 11:16 AM | Quality and Safety, Workforce
When talking about the gender discrimination problem in healthcare (and there's a big one), it's best to listen to the people experiencing it: women. They're speaking up, with nearly half of them citing gender bias hurdles that have held them... More
Mike Miliard | March 30, 2015 | 10:45 AM | Mobile, Network Infrastructure, Privacy & Security
Despite the many potential rewards of networked healthcare, the risks are very real -- and potentially catastrophic -- when it comes to wearable and implantable medical devices, a new report shows. More
Bernie Monegain | March 30, 2015 | 10:15 AM | Data Warehousing, Quality and Safety, Analytics
Mount Sinai Health System tapped Royal Philips to create a state-of-the-art digital image repository of patient tissue samples. Today, the samples are available only on glass slides. More
Tom Sullivan | March 30, 2015 | 09:55 AM | Mobile, Clinical, Workflow
Boston Children's and Penn Medicine faced similar choices: They could purchase existing apps on the open market, with no guarantee they would fit smoothly into their existing infrastructure and workflows; or they could write the apps internally. More
Bernie Monegain | March 30, 2015 | 09:39 AM | Quality and Safety, Clinical, Medical Devices
Google and Johnson & Johnson are teaming up to make surgical robots. Each will bring capabilities, intellectual property and expertise to the table. More
Stephanie Bouchard | March 30, 2015 | 08:12 AM | Privacy & Security
(SPONSORED) As connected care becomes the norm in healthcare, security threats strike fear into all healthcare organizations. Protecting data requires a comprehensive system of practices, policies and solutions designed to protect data at rest and in motion. More
Frank Irving, Rick Cook | March 30, 2015 | 08:08 AM | Interoperability, HL7
It appears that FHIR is about to blaze through healthcare. And at HIMSS15 HL7 will be demonstrating the latest version of its next generation standards framework for healthcare. More
BOSTON | Bernie Monegain | March 27, 2015 | 09:56 AM | Electronic Health Records, Network Infrastructure, Quality and Safety
The electronic health record system at Boston Children's Hospital crashed on Friday, March 20, and remained down until Wednesday March, 25, the Boston Globe reports. More
Steve Nilsen | March 27, 2015 | 08:45 AM | Workforce, Career Planning, Clinical
CMIOs are eager to increase strategic involvement in their organization's critical initiatives, and they are gaining ground. More
Bernie Monegain | March 27, 2015 | 08:23 AM | Electronic Health Records, Network Infrastructure, Policy and Legislation
At no other time in history has there been such a concentrated push for interoperability as there is today. But that doesn't mean the road to connected care will be an easy one. More
Gus Venditto | March 27, 2015 | 08:04 AM | Mobile, Workflow
Virtualization enables clinicians to see the same desktop from any device within a hospital's network and lets applications essentially follow those users around. More
Rick Cook | March 27, 2015 | 07:59 AM | Mobile, Cloud Computing
Software giant aims to help clinicians adjust to changing landscape with analytics, cloud and mobile software tools. More