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Mike Miliard | March 25, 2015 | 10:07 AM | Electronic Health Records
"The interviews really brought it to life; it was fun to do," says Robert Wachter, MD, of the 90 or so people, from across the healthcare industry and beyond, he spoke to for his probing and sometimes provocative new book, "The Digital Doctor.... More
Verizon | March 25, 2015 | 09:45 AM | Privacy & Security
(SPONSORED) Shawn Hakl discusses the importance of security in a network that carries personal health information. More
Healthcare IT News Staff | March 25, 2015 | 09:09 AM | Privacy & Security
Recent cyber attacks have been highly disruptive and publicly embarrassing for the healthcare industry. Take part in the HIMSS Cybersecurity Survey to help identify how organizations are mitigating the risk of being the next victim. More
Stephanie Bouchard | March 25, 2015 | 08:08 AM | Clinical, CPOE
(SPONSORED) Point-of-care technology is the key to providing patient care and efficient workflows. PC Connection, Inc. has the experts and services to ensure that you have the right devices and technology to provide excellent care. More
Scott Tharler | March 25, 2015 | 08:03 AM | Population Health
The HIMSS15 Social Media Ambassador cut her teeth on health IT in England during late 1980s, where she got a glimpse of what we now call the Triple Aim. More
Tom Sullivan | March 25, 2015 | 08:03 AM | Cloud Computing, Accountable Care
Cloud CRM vendor set to unveil collaboration platform it claims offers "a 360-degree view of patient and provider details." More
Stephanie Bouchard | March 24, 2015 | 12:45 PM | Telehealth, Analytics, Clinical
(SPONSORED) Healthcare providers are financially responsible for at-risk patients. Once these patients are discharged, providers lose contact with them until they return to the ER. Home monitoring coupled with a predictive analytics model helps providers... More
Stephanie Bouchard | March 24, 2015 | 12:41 PM | Cloud Computing
(SPONSORED) Once customers are riding on the "Power of the Network," what do they want to do when they get there? The only way to achieve secure "anywhere" access and enable efficient, real-time communication and information exchange is... More
Bernie Monegain | March 24, 2015 | 11:21 AM | Electronic Health Records, Cloud Computing, Analytics
The time is ripe for "3rd Platform" EHRs, according to IDC -- which sees some movement toward these newer, more flexible and mostly cloud-based systems in the unique deal athenahealth struck with Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center this past month. More
Mike Miliard | March 24, 2015 | 10:45 AM | Meaningful Use, Electronic Health Records, Financial/Revenue Cycle Management
As it has with other proposed rule-makings, CMS has touted the "flexibility" and "streamlined" nature of the new Stage 3 meaningful use measures. But some physician groups don't quite see things that way. More
Anthony Vecchione | March 24, 2015 | 10:23 AM | Pharmacy, Privacy & Security, Quality and Safety
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo recently signed a bill that will postpone a deadline for physicians to issue only electronic prescriptions. Despite this, some hospitals are adopting IT that will enable secure e-prescribing of controlled substances. More
Eric Wicklund | March 24, 2015 | 10:05 AM | Telehealth, Policy and Legislation
Lawmakers in Arkansas have rejected a telemedicine bill that proponents say would save hundreds of thousands of dollars and reach patients living in underserved areas. More