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Chris Anderson | April 10, 2015 | 12:28 PM | Analytics
The community enables clinicians and researchers to share best practices, data and dashboards with an approach officials describe as "very different" than what others are currently doing. More
Erin McCann | April 10, 2015 | 11:08 AM | Privacy & Security, Policy and Legislation
A Florida healthcare worker has been indicted by a U.S. district court for swiping the Social Security numbers and personal data of some 9,000 patients and using them for fraudulent purposes. More
WASHINGTON | Mike Miliard | April 10, 2015 | 10:13 AM | Electronic Health Records, Health Information Exchange (HIE), Policy and Legislation
ONC is "becoming increasingly concerned" about reports of vendors and providers engaged in data blocking practices, "which devalue taxpayer investments in health IT and are fundamentally incompatible with efforts to transform the nation's... More
Chris Anderson | April 10, 2015 | 08:06 AM | Mobile, Patient Engagement
Building out its FusionFX patient portal, Harris Healthcare Solutions new mobile app essentially enables users to view their health data from just about anywhere. More
Scott Tharler | April 10, 2015 | 07:41 AM | Patient Engagement
In addition to sitting on several boards, the entrepreneur and HIMSS15 Social Media Ambassador volunteers at hospitals working with a renowned clown troupe. More
Stephanie Bouchard | April 10, 2015 | 05:33 AM | Analytics, Patient Engagement
(SPONSORED) Healthcare organizations throughout the US are striving to engage patients in their care. A recent survey suggests that even though these organizations are embracing the concept of patient engagement, their leaders aren't certain that current... More
Scott Tharler | April 9, 2015 | 12:57 PM | Meaningful Use, Interoperability
The man behind the #HIT100 list shares ideas about the role of vendors and meaningful use in the quest for interoperability. More
Chris Anderson | April 9, 2015 | 12:25 PM | Mobile, Clinical, Patient Engagement
The software, dubbed Tensio, integrates with Apple HealthKit and related devices to enable patients to be more effective partners in their own care. More
Mike Miliard | April 9, 2015 | 11:00 AM | Electronic Health Records, Health Information Exchange (HIE), Interoperability
About five dozen provider sites across 15 states are currently live with services from CommonWell Health Alliance, the vendor-led interoperability initiative. On Thursday, the group says it plans to grow that number to 5,000 nationwide in 2015. More
WASHINGTON | Bernie Monegain | April 9, 2015 | 10:50 AM | Electronic Health Records, Network Infrastructure, Quality and Safety
Comments to ONC on its draft interoperability roadmap start out with expressions of support, but continue with the nitty-gritty details of implementation -- putting a spotlight on the complexity of achieving something that's so far eluded healthcare. More
John Andrews | April 9, 2015 | 08:06 AM | Financial/Revenue Cycle Management, Clinical, Population Health
Tools to support chronic care management services can be part of a broad transition to value-based reimbursement. More
Chris Nerney | April 9, 2015 | 08:04 AM | Analytics
The new tools will enable providers to analyze data faster and, in some cases, to retire applications while still being able to access that data. More