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BEAVERTON, OR | Bernie Monegain | March 26, 2014 | 10:54 AM | Mobile/Wireless
Standards organization Continua Health Alliance made available its most recent 2014 design guidelines. They were approved by The International Telecommunication Union, the United Nations specialized agency for information and communication technologies. More
Erin McCann | March 26, 2014 | 10:06 AM | Meaningful Use
As Stage 2 meaningful use continues to pose a challenge, here's a handy chart to help hospitals tackle the menu options that make sense for them. More
Erin McCann | March 25, 2014 | 10:51 AM | Mobile/Wireless
More than a quarter of chief information officers across every industry nationwide have yet to sign on with any type of mobile strategy, according to a new survey released today. More
Todd Ebert | March 25, 2014 | 09:41 AM | Business Intelligence, Enterprise Content Management, RTLS
The supply chain represents about 25 percent of a healthcare facility's operating budget, and industry trends strongly indicate that this percentage will continue to grow. Thus, supply chain optimization is not an option, it's a must. More
Eric Wicklund | March 25, 2014 | 09:33 AM | Mobile/Wireless, Policy and Legislation
A group of senators are now urging the Food and Drug Administration to provide clarification on how the agency would classify mobile applications. More
UK | Dillan Yogendra | March 25, 2014 | 07:36 AM
With the internet key to today's lifestyle in the U.K., the best way forward is to have a doctor on a computer, signed into a network of patients in the same way many are connected to Facebook friends and Twitter followers. More
Diana Manos | March 25, 2014 | 05:40 AM | Electronic Health Records, Quality and Safety
Learn what one doctor did to combat "note bloat" and get the most out of his health network's EHR. This physician, CMIO and CIO is used to pointing out problems and making sure they get fixed. More
Mike Miliard | March 24, 2014 | 11:03 AM | Meaningful Use, Electronic Health Records, Policy and Legislation
The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality has launched a dozen projects that will develop strategies and suggestions for various facets of Stage 3 meaningful use. More
Erin McCann | March 24, 2014 | 10:53 AM | Privacy and Security, Quality and Safety
It's not only federal HIPAA privacy and security violations that may end up costing industry groups a pretty penny. There's also state privacy laws to heed. Case in point is what recently transpired at Stanford Hospital and Clinics. More
WASHINGTON | Chris Nerney | March 24, 2014 | 09:50 AM | Meaningful Use, Electronic Health Records, Health Information Exchange (HIE)
Provider uncertainty is hindering the implementation of the Designated Test EHR Program, a data exchange initiative launched earlier this year by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services and the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT. More
MEMPHIS, TN | Bernie Monegain | March 24, 2014 | 06:24 AM | Financial/Revenue Cycle Management
Methodist Healthcare, an integrated health system in Memphis, Tenn., is giving its revenue cycle management a boost by automating its paper-based practices. More
Anthony Brino | March 21, 2014 | 10:55 AM | Quality and Safety
An open source software program created with the help of the Office of the National Coordinator is now federally certified and ready to be used as a population health tool. More