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Jessica Davis | November 10, 2015 | 10:46 AM | Electronic Health Records, Health Information Exchange (HIE), Workforce
Aledade, the ACO-focused startup launched by Farzad Mostashari, MD, announced Monday that Erica Galvez, former interoperability portfolio manager at ONC, will become the company's director of health information exchange. More
Jack McCarthy | November 10, 2015 | 10:29 AM | Meaningful Use, Electronic Health Records, Health Information Exchange (HIE)
Two industry associations call for modifications to the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT draft advisory on interoperability standards. More
Jack McCarthy | November 10, 2015 | 10:17 AM | Cloud Computing, Clinical
Joining forces with the American Heart Association, the search giant said it will allocate $50 million to improve cardiovascular research and treatment. More
Bernie Monegain | November 10, 2015 | 09:32 AM | Quality and Safety, Analytics, Clinical
IBM Watson and Boston Children's Hospital are taking on rare children's diseases that are hard to diagnose and treat. First up is a rare form of kidney disease. More
Skip Snow | November 10, 2015 | 09:18 AM | Business Intelligence, Data Warehousing, Cloud Computing
Geisinger Health System, an Epic shop, recently chose to deploy Cerner's HealtheIntent population health platform. We spoke with Nicholas Marko, MD, Geisinger's chief data officer, about the integration challenges and opportunities ahead. More
Jack McCarthy | November 10, 2015 | 07:58 AM | Privacy & Security
With a spate of high profile attacks penetrating healthcare organizations, including UCLA Health and insurance giant Anthem, many executives worry that they may not be able to create security strategies that can stop ever more inventive bad actors. More
Jessica Davis | November 9, 2015 | 03:50 PM | Electronic Health Records, Network Infrastructure, Quality and Safety
The Wright Center, in northeastern Pennsylvania, has been named a 2015 HIMSS Ambulatory Davies Award recipient, recognized for its outstanding achievement in health information technology to improve patient outcomes. More
Jessica Davis | November 9, 2015 | 11:01 AM | Meaningful Use, Electronic Health Records, Mobile
Consumers want health apps to do more for their lives, to "more accurately communicate and monitor their health." But product sophistication and an accurate understanding of consumer profiles limit capability. More
Bernie Monegain | November 9, 2015 | 10:10 AM | Network Infrastructure, Privacy & Security, Workforce
There is a wide gap between young men and women who indicate they might consider a career in Internet security, according to a new survey commissioned by government contractor Raytheon and the National Cyber Security Alliance. More
Michelle Ronan Noteboom | November 9, 2015 | 09:40 AM | Data Warehousing, Mobile, Analytics
There used to be a certain prestige when it came to big things: big cars, big computers and big hair were often a source of envy. And, by gosh, who didn't want a Big Wheel? Today, we covet the small and personal. More
Mike Miliard, Tom Sullivan | November 6, 2015 | 12:31 PM | Business Intelligence, Data Warehousing, Financial/Revenue Cycle Management
Looking to make hay from healthcare data? To turn raw numbers into real value? In this continuously-updated post, learn how experts at the Healthcare IT News Big Data & Healthcare Analytics Forum are using clinical and business intelligence to drive... More
DANVILLE, PA | Jessica Davis | November 6, 2015 | 10:31 AM | Electronic Health Records, Network Infrastructure, Clinical
Genetic factors increase the chances for the development of PTSD. A crucial advanced prediction tool for those at risk of developing post-traumatic stress disorders is the driving force behind a new Geisinger study. More