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Bernie Monegain | February 24, 2015 | 12:45 PM | Electronic Health Records, Quality and Safety, Analytics
Over the past 10 years or more, information technology has markedly changed the treatment and care cancer patients receive today. More
ATLANTA | Mike Miliard | February 24, 2015 | 10:45 AM | Claims Processing, ICD-10 & Coding, Workforce
Most physician practices are now convinced that the ICD-10 transition will finally happen on Oct. 1, 2015. But just 21 percent say they're on track with their preparations for the switchover. More
Bernie Monegain | February 24, 2015 | 10:32 AM | Electronic Health Records, Quality and Safety, Workforce
Geisinger Health System has found a new leader to fill the position of CEO, succeeding Glenn Steele Jr., MD. More
Erin McCann | February 24, 2015 | 10:20 AM | Mobile, Quality and Safety, Analytics
Think about how long four seconds is. One. Two. Three. Four. Done. It's no time at all, really. But for ischemic heart disease, the leading cause of death worldwide, it's more than enough time to do serious damage. More
Healthcare IT News Staff | February 24, 2015 | 09:26 AM | Meaningful Use, Data Warehousing, Electronic Health Records
Healthcare privacy and security experts from around the United States will gather in San Diego March 5-6 to share information and strategize over how to combat cybercrime, insider threats and other pressing challenges to patient data. More
WASHINGTON | Bernie Monegain | February 24, 2015 | 08:54 AM | Quality and Safety, Policy and Legislation, Medical Devices
Chalk one up for patient safety. A new report commissioned by the FDA and authored by the Brookings Institution is calling for the creation of a national surveillance system for medical devices. More
Madelyn Kearns | February 24, 2015 | 08:07 AM | Electronic Health Records, Mobile, Cloud Computing
Optimizing EHRs for tablets is the first step toward transforming care delivery. Next up: Covering more steps of the care continuum. More
Mike Miliard | February 23, 2015 | 11:07 AM | Privacy & Security, Workforce
More and more across healthcare, provider organizations are adding a new C-suite role to their rosters -- or at least a new letter to the acronym of their chief security officer's title. More
OREM, UT | Bernie Monegain | February 23, 2015 | 10:55 AM | Meaningful Use, Electronic Health Records, Clinical
Stiffer competition between key vendors is leaving an increasing number of healthcare providers on the fence about which EHR system to buy, according to a new report form research firm KLAS. More
CLEVELAND | Bernie Monegain | February 23, 2015 | 10:16 AM | Mobile, Telehealth, Cloud Computing
Cleveland Clinic has partnered with a cable TV giant to form an alliance that aims to expand the reach of healthcare beyond the hospital, into a mall kiosk, a mobile phone or a patient's home. More
Mike Miliard | February 23, 2015 | 09:59 AM | Electronic Health Records
Black Book, the research firm known for its rankings of health IT products, has changed its survey process after an inspection of its EHR survey responses found dozens of hospital resellers casting ballots for physician practices. More
Tom Sullivan | February 23, 2015 | 08:07 AM | Cloud Computing, Interoperability, Analytics
Jointly developed in conjunction with two hospitals, POC Advisor is showing impressive early results. More