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Jessica Davis | November 18, 2015 | 11:01 AM | Electronic Health Records, Mobile, Analytics
As they look to population health management, nearly two-thirds of hospitals and healthcare systems and have adopted remote patient monitoring and analytics into their care processes, but there's a long journey ahead before many get their strategies down. More
Jack McCarthy | November 18, 2015 | 09:30 AM | Electronic Health Records, Mobile, Privacy & Security
During a "State of Security" address at the Microsoft Cloud Forum on Tuesday, Microsoft's chief outlined a new, tougher approach to fighting security threats -- loosely being dubbed a cybersecurity war room. More
WASHINGTON | Bernie Monegain | November 18, 2015 | 08:46 AM | Meaningful Use, Electronic Health Records, Quality and Safety
CMS called for comments on Stage 3 of the Meaningful Use EHR Incentive Program, and it's raking them in. There are more than 170 comments on the CMS website so far -- most sounding off, expressing frustration. More
Mike Miliard | November 17, 2015 | 10:58 AM | Electronic Health Records, Imaging, Analytics
HealthMyne, a Madison, Wis.-based radiology startup, is working with nearby Epic Systems and UW Health to integrate its informatics platform with electronic health record data. More
Jessica Davis | November 17, 2015 | 10:38 AM | Electronic Health Records, Health Information Exchange (HIE), Mobile
Nine out of 10 physicians would use telehealth if they were properly reimbursed, according to a new survey conducted by Anthem and the American Academy of Family Physicians. More
Tom Sullivan | November 17, 2015 | 09:56 AM | Analytics
A brand new browser extension collects information about what medical students are reading to ultimately enhance related Wikipedia articles. More
Jack McCarthy | November 17, 2015 | 07:53 AM | Privacy & Security
With every high profile breach of corporate information systems, the perception is growing that hackers have the upper hand on organizations that are increasingly vulnerable to attacks. But is that consensus actually true? More
WASHINGTON | Bernie Monegain | November 17, 2015 | 05:12 AM | Electronic Health Records, Health Information Exchange (HIE), Quality and Safety
The Office of Inspector General in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services recently released its work plan for 2016. Among its vast oversight responsibilities, we focus on five related to hospital safety and clinical quality. More
Mike Miliard | November 16, 2015 | 11:30 AM | Data Warehousing, Electronic Health Records, Network Infrastructure
A hospital in Kentucky is notifying patients of a security incident, after it was discovered that some of its computers had been infected with a keystroke logger designed to capture and transmit data as it was typed. More
Mike Miliard | November 16, 2015 | 11:04 AM | Data Warehousing, Electronic Health Records, Privacy & Security
Pamela Arora, senior vice president and chief information officer at Children's Medical Center Dallas talks about her data security challenges and how partnering with organizations such as HITRUST can help keep pace with a "changing landscape." More
Jessica Davis | November 16, 2015 | 10:16 AM | Mobile, Quality and Safety, Financial/Revenue Cycle Management
Geisinger Health System made waves this past week by announcing it will offer refunds for 'dissatisfied' surgery patients. Chanin Wendling, Geisinger's director of eHealth, talks about the technology underpinning the project and the population... More
Tom Sullivan | November 16, 2015 | 09:15 AM | Business Intelligence, Privacy & Security, Workforce
Despite the constant stream of data breaches and ever-larger criminal attacks against healthcare and other organizations, CIOs and CISOs still often face stumbling blocks when trying to win approval for a larger security budgets. More