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Mark Zuckerberg, Elon Musk on Artificial Intelligence
By Mike Miliard 04:46 pm July 25, 2017
Despite Musk's fears for the growing sophistication of artificial intelligence, Zuckerberg says the potential to improve healthcare is one of its biggest promises.
Senate vote on healthcare bill
By Susan Morse 04:02 pm July 25, 2017
Republican senators voting against motion to proceed were Senators Susan Collins of Maine and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska.

Cleveland Clinic's main campus. Photo courtesy of Cleveland Clinic

By Beth Jones Sanborn 01:24 pm July 25, 2017
Expanded relationship includes CVS Health joining Cleveland Clinic's Quality Alliance, CVS Health said.
VA bill to improve care, wait times

The Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Photo by Dwight Burdette, Wikimedia Commons 

By Jessica Davis 01:16 pm July 25, 2017
The pilot program would provide 10 Veterans Affairs medical centers with medical scribes over the next two years and require the agency to periodically report to Congress.
EHR installation
By Bernie Monegain 12:39 pm July 25, 2017
While costs mean hospitals could find themselves walking an even thinner financial margin than they are used to, cybersecurity issues are also causing anxiety.
new Health Information Technology Advisory Committee
By Mike Miliard 12:15 pm July 25, 2017
Applications are being accepted for the HHS group under a provision of the 21st Century Cures Act.

From left, Boston Children's Hospital's food service robot; UCSF robot assists patients at Mission Bay; Boston Children's medical record robot.

By Tom Sullivan 11:38 am July 25, 2017
Health systems will buy and deploy robots for clinical tasks in one to three years, IDC said, while drones investments may be five years away.
Petya NotPetya and security malware protection
By Bill Siwicki 09:33 am July 25, 2017
The latest ‘ransomworm’ attack is not over and, in fact, is already causing permanent damage.
By Bernie Monegain 05:09 pm July 24, 2017
A United Nations political forum finds measurable ways technology can play a role in parity.
patients don't like EHR portals
By Mike Miliard 04:19 pm July 24, 2017
Just one-third of patients offered visibility into their health data took advantage of it, according to a recent report, which offers recommendations for improving patient access.

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