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By Healthcare IT News 01:32 pm November 20, 2015
This article shows how technology enables healthier, more engaged patients to receive proactive care at home, where they're most comfortable. It begins with physicians accessing actionable data, allowing them to provide personal, optimal care.
By Healthcare IT News 01:23 pm November 20, 2015
Today's organizations want more agility and capacity without increasing management time or costs. This solutions brief shows how a hybrid environment builds on existing investments, allowing you to incorporate new innovations at your own pace.
By Healthcare IT News 01:13 pm November 20, 2015
Today's analytics solutions can empower health professionals to generate actionable insights from the industry's rapidly growing data sources. This solutions brief shows how to pull together and utilize disparate data types in innovative new ways.
By Healthcare IT News 10:06 am November 19, 2015
Medicare began paying primary care physicians via CPT code 99490 for non-face-to-face care management. This is based on a recent nationwide survey to ascertain CCM program awareness, current and expected future participation& adoption strategies.
By Healthcare IT News 02:09 pm November 18, 2015
HIMSS Analytics recently conducted a cyber security survey of US hospitals. The results raise some concerns that many hospitals are still vulnerable to a wide range of cyberattacks.
By Healthcare IT News 10:28 am November 13, 2015
In many ways, bring your own device (BYOD) sounds good to healthcare leaders. It can improve productivity, optimize practitioners' time and even reduce capital expenditures. But there's a flip side to BYOD that often sends shudders down the spines of healthcare IT executives and hospital administrators: As BYOD usage increases, so can security...
By Healthcare IT News 10:27 am November 13, 2015
If patient health information (PHI) is the family jewels of healthcare data, then healthcare IT leaders must step up their vigilance in defending the castle against threats. And in today's increasingly cloud-centric IT environment, healthcare organizations must be increasingly creative and comprehensive in protecting PHI data from resourceful and...
By Healthcare IT News 01:38 pm November 12, 2015
Learn how leveraging new strategies to connect with referring physicians and networks outside your own four walls can drive bottom line success for healthcare providers.
By Healthcare IT News 02:48 pm November 06, 2015
Under an emerging new model of advanced analytics, enabled healthcare clinicians, staff and executives are creating data-driven cultures that drive pervasive insights actionable against their clinical and operational goals.
By Healthcare IT News 02:04 pm November 05, 2015
The notoriously poor health literacy rate in the U.S. means that many people often struggle to complete tasks essential to their health, such as understanding their care, navigating the healthcare system, and making informed health decisions.

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