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Randall Williamson is the director of healthcare at the U.S. Government Accountability Office.

By Mike Miliard 09:29 am July 18, 2017
As the agency sets about adopting a new EHR system, better data is necessary to assess provider efficiency and clinical efficacy, the congressional watchdog says.
DoD rolls out Cerner EHR

Naval Hospital Oak Harbor in Washington State.

By Bill Siwicki 04:04 pm July 17, 2017
Naval Hospital Oak Harbor in Washington State has transitioned to the MHS GENESIS electronic health record, marking a milestone as the inpatient components are now officially deployed.
veterans affairs health
By Mike Miliard 02:19 pm July 17, 2017
David Waltman has worked in two capacities at the Department of Veterans Affairs, and most recently at startup focused on better using health IT to help vets and service members.
CMS EHR overpayments

Seema Verma. Photo via Twitter

By Tom Sullivan 11:34 am July 17, 2017
The agency overpaid hospitals $730 million and now two U.S. Senators want to know why it hasn’t tried harder to get that money back.
Phishing attack on UC Davis Health
By Jessica Davis 11:01 am July 17, 2017
An employee responded to a phishing email with login credentials, which officials said the hacker used to view patient data and send emails to other staff requesting large sums of money.

Adventist Health in Roseville, California. Photo via Google Maps

By Bernie Monegain 10:24 am July 17, 2017
Virtual care startup lands $8 million in the second round of funding to further develop its platform.
buzzwords CIOs IT pros hate
By Tom Sullivan 09:09 am July 17, 2017
From a job killing acronym to tech trends they're sick of hearing, prominent technologists share the least-liked, most-overused idioms, slang and jargon.
security and machine learning
By Bill Siwicki 03:21 pm July 14, 2017
The company turned to a behavior-based security system that knows users by what they use and how they use it.
NewYork-Presbyterian telehealth services
By Tom Sullivan 03:10 pm July 14, 2017
The service enables parents or caregivers and pediatric patients to conduct virtual visits by using a high definition video-conference technology.
Bupa security breach
By Jessica Davis 01:20 pm July 14, 2017
The employee was fired after stealing data from the health insurer. DataBreaches.net found a dark web listing that shows the employee was selling between 500,000 and 1 million medical records.

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