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LOS ANGELES | Bernie Monegain | February 19, 2015 | 10:42 AM | Privacy & Security, Quality and Safety, RFID / RTLS
Two people who died at the UCLA's Ronald Regan Medical Center are among seven patients that UCLA has identified as infected by the deadly superbug CRE, the Los Angeles Times reports today. More
John Andrews | February 19, 2015 | 10:17 AM | Mobile, Privacy & Security, Policy and Legislation
"There's an app for that" may be an effective marketing phrase, but don't expect hospital security officials to appreciate it. The proliferation of devices and the apps that drive them is one of healthcare's biggest security concerns. More
Chris Nerney | February 19, 2015 | 08:03 AM | Health Information Exchange (HIE), Interoperability
The Interoperability Showcase is one of the biggest and most buzzworthy facets of the annual HIMSS conference and this year's shindig in Chicago promises to be better than ever. More
John Andrews | February 19, 2015 | 07:53 AM | Privacy & Security
Coalfire addresses how vulnerable electronic personal health information is to hacks, breaches and intrusions. More
NEW YORK | Bernie Monegain | February 18, 2015 | 02:49 PM | Data Warehousing, Analytics, Clinical
With a $45.7 million grant from the National Institutes of Health, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and Weill Cornell Medical College will collaborate on research aimed at improving tuberculosis treatments and stopping the deadly infection from... More
MT. LEBANON, PA | Bernie Monegain | February 18, 2015 | 10:51 AM | Electronic Health Records, Quality and Safety, Clinical
St. Clair Hospital of Mt. Lebanon, Pennsylvania, a 328-bed acute care facility, has been named a 2014 HIMSS Enterprise Davies Award recipient. More
Tom Sullivan | February 18, 2015 | 10:35 AM | Cloud Computing, Accountable Care, Analytics
Pulling together analytics, population health functions and care coordination, Virtual Health's new platform overlays existing silos to help organizations better manage cost-sharing. More
Erin McCann | February 18, 2015 | 10:24 AM | Privacy & Security, Compliance & Legal
It turns out many healthcare organizations get more than a few things wrong about their information security frameworks. More
VERONA, WI | Bernie Monegain | February 18, 2015 | 10:18 AM | Electronic Health Records, Health Information Exchange (HIE), Interoperability
Electronic health record giant Epic Systems, often criticized for its closed architecture, will soon open an app store -- enabling outside developers to create programs that will work with its EHRs. More
Brian Ahier | February 18, 2015 | 10:04 AM | Quality and Safety, Financial/Revenue Cycle Management, Accountable Care
While the collection and sharing of health data has yet to significantly impact care cost or quality, it has laid the foundation for the move toward population health management. The future for health IT starts now. More
Mike Miliard | February 18, 2015 | 08:04 AM | Enterprise Content Management
The company intends to launch new vendor neutral archive technology at HIMSS15 as part of broader efforts to build out its clinical content strategy. More
Matt Schlossberg | February 18, 2015 | 07:55 AM | Patient Engagement
Consumers deeply immersed in digital technologies are beginning to demand more of healthcare providers. More