March 04, 2013
(SPONSORED) Ed Heiland of HIMSS13TV speaks with Dave Nesvisky of NetApp about the company's Express Pod on display in the exhibit hall, and NetApp's recently-attained Meditech certification status.
February 19, 2013
This past January, Forrester Research analyst Mike Gaultieri did some soothsaying. "My prediction: TIME magazine will name big data its 2013 person of the year," he wrote.
January 16, 2013
The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA) establishes a goal for everyone in the U.S. to have an electronic health record (EHR) by 2014 and provides funding to accelerate this process. The ARRA authorizes the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to provide a reimbursement incentive for physician and hospital providers who are successful in becoming “meaningful users” of an EHR. These incentives have hospitals, clinics and physicians racing to implement EHR and demonstrate meaningful use by 2014.
October 08, 2012
Although cloud computing offers significant advantages to healthcare organizations, security of patient information, interoperability and compliance with government regulations are some factors that are slowing down the market, according to a recent report. But experts say it's these very factors that are also driving many providers to the cloud.
January 20, 2012
The phrase “Technology Saves Lives” seems pretty straightforward when you first read it. “Well, yes,” you might say. “Technology sure does save lives!” But when you read more than 400 real-life stories about just how technology does that, the phrase takes on a whole new level of importance.