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Steve Nilsen | March 16, 2015 | 09:51 AM | Meaningful Use, Electronic Health Records, Network Infrastructure
A relative newcomer to the C-suite, the chief medical information officer title continues to redefine itself. One frustrated CMIO captured the anxiety of this new role when he referred to himself as the "chief apology officer." More
Scott Tharler | March 16, 2015 | 08:06 AM | Electronic Health Records
The HIMSS15 Social Media Ambassador says we know where health technologies are headed by looking at other industries. More
Mike Miliard | March 16, 2015 | 07:55 AM | Workforce
CIOs need staff; veterans need jobs. A win-win? At HIMSS15, Jaime Parent, associate CIO at Chicago's Rush University Medical Center, will lay out the steps hospitals can take to harness the considerable talents of returning service members. More
Allscripts | March 13, 2015 | 02:58 PM | Interoperability, Patient Engagement, Population Health
(SPONSORED) Rich Berner, president, International and Sunrise Business Unit, at Allscripts, discusses the challenges to care improvement and how interoperability can help to manage healthcare across patient populations. More
Eric Wicklund | March 13, 2015 | 10:33 AM | Mobile, Workflow
Docs nationwide are unhappy and exhausted in their current roles, and rather than helping, mHealth tools are only adding to the problem. At least that's the finding of a recent survey that took pulse of physician misery levels. More
Chris Nerney | March 13, 2015 | 08:12 AM | Meaningful Use, Mobile, Interoperability
"These events will provide practical advice to investors, providers and entrepreneurs in the health tech space, including how-to guidance on establishing collaborations, structuring deals and identifying market opportunities." More
Chris Nerney | March 13, 2015 | 08:04 AM | Privacy & Security, Quality and Safety, Clinical
Incorrect or missing data in electronic health records and other health IT systems is a huge patient safety hazard. Worse, according to ECRI, once inaccurate data gets into an EHR, "it's hard to get it out." More
Mike Miliard | March 12, 2015 | 04:37 PM | Electronic Health Records, Quality and Safety, Clinical
Many people think of clinical decision support in terms of technology. But it's not just about computers, says Jerome Osheroff, MD. "It's all about people, process and technology -- in that order of importance." More
Mike Miliard | March 12, 2015 | 03:58 PM | Electronic Health Records, Quality and Safety, Clinical
As they work on the front lines of healthcare, nurses are among the biggest users of information technology. Still, too many are still using suboptimal tools. This infographic explores the impact of health IT on RNs. More
Allscripts | March 12, 2015 | 03:03 PM | Electronic Health Records, Interoperability, Decision Support
(SPONSORED) Dean Mericka of the Allscripts Federal Sector talks interoperability and the role of the EHR in coordinated care and clinical decision support. More
Michelle Ronan Noteboom | March 12, 2015 | 11:10 AM | Mobile, Telehealth, Patient Engagement
Seniors are the segment of the population with the highest rates for healthcare utilization. Are they ready to use health technology? One columnist offers her perspective, based on experiences with her "not-so-techy dad." More
Erin McCann | March 12, 2015 | 11:01 AM | Privacy & Security
Healthcare IT News has created a searchable and sortable accounting of HIPAA breaches, using Department of Health and Human Services data. Check out the list, which includes 1,149 reported breaches compromising the protected health information of more than 41... More