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New Jersey Virtua Medical HIPAA breach

Virtua Memorial Hospital in Mount Holly, New Jersey. Credit: Google Maps

By Jessica Davis 02:28 pm April 09, 2018
The penalty highlights the need for healthcare providers to thoroughly vet third-party vendors to ensure security best practices.
Coast Guard to deploy Cerner EHR in DoD partnership
By Jessica Davis 12:43 pm April 09, 2018
The agency has been operating with pencil and paper for nearly three years after a failed Epic EHR project with the State Department.
AI reducing healthcare costs
By Jeff Lagasse 12:31 pm April 09, 2018
AI technology is already in use in certain aspects of healthcare, such as diagnostic imaging, but it’s being underutilized in several others.
HHS asks court to dismiss Ciox lawsuit
By Jessica Davis 12:25 pm April 09, 2018
The medical records vendor sued the agency in January for ‘absurd’ enforcement -- but HHS claims that CiOX has no constitutional standing for such a case.
ONC patients health data

Credit: healthIT.gov

By Mike Miliard 10:43 am April 09, 2018
The online resource offers tips for accessing and using the information stored in electronic health records.
predictive clinical and supply chain analytics
By Mike Miliard 10:27 am April 09, 2018
The platform will help 3M aggregate and maintain huge volumes of data in the cloud, and allow it to deploy artificial intelligence and machine learning at scale for its healthcare customers.
Kern Medical taps Cerner for EHR, pop health tools

Credit: Google Maps

By Bernie Monegain 10:27 am April 09, 2018
The hospital said that implementing one platform will enable it to improve care delivery across the continuum.
Leroy Hood precision medicine

"The way you force people to adhere to a paradigm change is to show them they can do things they never did before," says Leroy Hood, MD. He'll be speaking at the Precision Medicine Summit on May 18. Credit: Robin Layton

By Mike Miliard 10:17 am April 09, 2018
At the HIMSS Precision Medicine Summit, the biologist and genomics pioneer will describe how a convergence of factors are pushing toward a new paradigm.
Testing algorithms key to applying AI and machine learning in healthcare
By Bill Siwicki 09:44 am April 09, 2018
A physician expert from Partners Connected Health and Harvard Medical School offers tips for healthcare organizations working with advanced technologies.
women in health IT #metoo
By Jessica Davis 08:43 am April 09, 2018
Strasburger & Price's Corinne Smith opens up about the #MeToo movement, and the need to address other issues still plaguing women in the workforce.

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