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BOSTON | Eric Wicklund | September 29, 2014 | 02:36 PM
The Joslin Diabetes Center in Boston is using an mHealth platform to help diabetics and their caregivers control a potentially fatal side effect of the disease. More
BURLINGTON, MA | Bernie Monegain | September 29, 2014 | 02:34 PM
Nuance Communications has shared 3 billion medical images through its cloud-based PowerShare Network, a feat company executives hail as "an industry-first milestone." More
Tom Sullivan, Erin McCann | September 29, 2014 | 02:29 PM
With nearly 26 million Americans living with diabetes -- and racking up $245 billion in costs each year -- many stakeholders have been looking for innovative ways to help those individuals better keep tabs on their condition. More
Erin McCann | September 29, 2014 | 02:23 PM
Health IT companies once again made it to the list of fastest growing companies this year, with three big name EHR vendors chief among them. More
SAN FRANCISCO | Bernie Monegain | September 29, 2014 | 02:13 PM
A startup that plans to take Google Glass to healthcare and other markets has landed $8.4 million in venture capital. More
CHICAGO | Neil Versel | September 29, 2014 | 02:11 PM
The message that Allscripts Healthcare Solutions CEO and President Paul Black wanted to share was simple. More
Erin McCann | September 29, 2014 | 11:07 AM | Privacy and Security
A mail merge gone wrong has officials at the University of Florida and Texas Health and Human Services rushing to send patient notification letters after the error, which occurred a year ago, resulted in a data breach. More
Mike Miliard | September 29, 2014 | 10:58 AM | Data Warehousing, Electronic Health Records, Privacy and Security
The Health Information Trust Alliance has put out a word of warning about Shellshock, a system vulnerability it says could wreak much more damage than the infamous Heartbleed bug. More
Government Health IT Staff | September 29, 2014 | 10:24 AM | Quality and Safety, Financial/Revenue Cycle Management, Policy and Legislation
Amidst the deadliest Ebola outbreak in history, which has claimed the lives of some 3,000 people thus far, government entities in the U.S. and abroad are moving to harness personnel and technologies to better manage the outbreak. More
WASHINGTON | Mike Miliard | September 26, 2014 | 10:52 AM | ICD-10, Financial/Revenue Cycle Management, Policy and Legislation
The Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange this week shared the results of its latest ICD-10 survey with HHS Secretary Sylvia Mathews Burwell. It suggests that some momentum was lost as many payers, vendors and providers eased up on the gas pedal. More
Kaiser Health News | September 26, 2014 | 10:49 AM | Electronic Health Records, Quality and Safety, Interoperability
Neglected to pick up your prescription? Now, there's a good chance your doctor will know and do something about it, thanks to a slew of new partnerships between CVS Health and various health systems. More
Bernie Monegain | September 26, 2014 | 10:20 AM | Quality and Safety
The use of cardiac telemetry at Christiana Care Health System improved patient care and proved to be a boost for the Delaware hospital's bottom line as well, with $4.8 million dollars saved. More