By Bernie Monegain 06:21 am March 31, 2015
The National Institutes of Health has created a team of experts in precision medicine to chart the course for the $215 million Precision Medicine Initiative that President Barack Obama launched on Jan. 30. The team will deliver a preliminary report in September 2015.
By Bernie Monegain 11:16 am March 26, 2015
With healthcare interoperability as far front and center as we've ever seen it, we present some of the devotees who have made it a central part of their work for years.
By Erin McCann 09:48 am March 17, 2015
The numbers are scary. Healthcare providers and payers, together with their business associates, are still failing to protect patient privacy and ensure the security of their personal health information.
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By Bernie Monegain 08:58 am March 13, 2015
Health IT CIOs across the country are expected to take on an ever-expanding workload while maintaining a work-life balance. We asked CIOs who are especially good at balancing for their best advice.
Holding hands
By Bernie Monegain 10:54 am March 04, 2015
With recent patient deaths linked to "superbug" exposure and preventable medical errors continuing to rise, it seems timely to spotlight some of the best and brightest patient safety experts in healthcare today.
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By Mike Miliard 04:22 pm February 04, 2015
The ambitious 166-page draft published by ONC lays out the "critical actions that the public and private sector need to take" toward real and robust nationwide data sharing. Here are the high points.
By Scott Tharler 09:38 pm January 27, 2015
From biosensors to brainwave monitors -- to say nothing of tiny devices that could improve your tennis swing or keep tabs on sun exposure -- we've entered a brave new world for wireless wellness technology.
Bridge with lights
By Mike Miliard 09:53 am January 26, 2015
Oct. 1, 2015, is a lot closer than you might think. Before the ICD-10 deadline arrives, there are some important items on any healthcare organization's to-do list.
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By Bernie Monegain 02:43 pm January 19, 2015
Is telehealth at a tipping point? Is 3-D printing here to stay? ECRI Institute spotlights 10 technology trends hospitals should be sure to keep an eye on.
By Bernie Monegain 09:29 am January 16, 2015
You might say athenahealth made a grand entrance into the hospital market on Jan. 14: CEO Jonathan Bush and his team were headed to present at the JP Morgan Healthcare Conference when the company announced it had acquired startup RazorInsights. We look at some numbers that have company executives confident about athenahealth's trajectory.

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