Government Health IT Staff

By Government Health IT Staff 09:49 am February 13, 2015
The Government Accountability Office finds "serious concerns" at the VA, an ongoing lack of exchange between VA and DoD, while Medicare has its own problems.
By Government Health IT Staff 03:05 pm January 27, 2015
Arguments for and against wellness programs continue, absent reliable data, leaving the industry with many unanswered questions.
By Government Health IT Staff 09:49 am January 26, 2015
With the expansion of the CMS Health Care Innovation Programs in 2015, several states are allocating resources to the convergence of health and human services. Here are the top 5 areas of growth.
By Government Health IT Staff 09:47 am January 19, 2015
The research institute recommended that hospital CIOs and CEOs track these health information technologies during the next 12 months.
By Government Health IT Staff 09:17 am January 19, 2015
The team will focus on recognizing vulnerabilities and developing best practices to either eliminate or mitigate those.
By Government Health IT Staff 09:03 am January 16, 2015
Most physicians think hospitals are making inadequate investments in mobile technologies and are frustrated with mobile electronic health records clinical communications features.
By Government Health IT Staff 07:51 am January 13, 2015
Call it untraditional outreach. CMS, via its Innovation Center, is investigating ways to link providers with patients, as well as patients with social services and care management.
By Government Health IT Staff 07:57 am January 12, 2015
Government Accountability Office to investigate how effective the funding for health information exchanges and patient data interoperability efforts have been.
By Government Health IT Staff 10:32 am January 09, 2015
Accenture research found many participants do not have much trust that their data, health-related and otherwise, is being safeguarded enough.
By Government Health IT Staff 09:43 am January 08, 2015
"The IRS ignored the plain language of the Affordable Care Act and essentially rewrote the law to hand out illegal subsidies in all 50 states," one state Attorney General said.

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