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Western Missouri Medical Center. Photo via Google Maps

By Mike Miliard 02:10 pm July 13, 2017
Western Missouri Medical Center says move will streamline the department while allowing them to save on costs.
Mayo Clinic EHR
By Bernie Monegain 02:02 pm July 13, 2017
The health system rolled out the first two dozen instances of a new EHR that will replace Cerner and GE software, integrate patient records, and require user training for more than 51,000 employees.
Trump cuts ONC budget
By Tom Sullivan 01:02 pm July 13, 2017
The proposal allocates more than the President’s plan to HHS, NIH, CDC and others.
data breach
By Jessica Davis 11:40 am July 13, 2017
A Bupa employee -- who has since been fired -- copied private information from global health insurance policies, which cover those who frequently travel or work overseas.
ransomware tech
By Bill Siwicki 10:35 am July 13, 2017
The new system is designed to bring heavy automation to ransomware reconnaissance and remediation.
eClinicalWorks patient data
By Bill Siwicki 04:09 pm July 12, 2017
Central Florida ACO, NEXT ACO of Nature Coast and Space Coast ACO have contracted for the vendor’s population health technology.bill
happy IT professionals
By Bill Siwicki 03:00 pm July 12, 2017
These days, healthcare CIOs need to be especially concerned with whether their CISOs and other cybersecurity professionals are happy in their jobs.

A screen snap from a Hyperledger demo via YouTube

By Mike Miliard 02:41 pm July 12, 2017
Modular architecture will enable innovators to explore new ways to bring distributed ledger technology to healthcare and beyond.
Healthcare pros more suspicious of all EHR vendors after eClinicalWorks scandal
By Tom Sullivan 02:12 pm July 12, 2017
With the Department of Justice expected to widen its false claims probe, 35 percent of healthcare insiders say trust in all electronic health records vendors is waning.
ONC medical record requests

Donald Rucker, MD, head of the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT

By Bill Siwicki 12:55 pm July 12, 2017
The Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT outlined several actionable steps that hospitals and doctors can take today to improve the process of requesting medical data to the benefit of both patients and providers.

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