Mike Miliard

Mike Miliard is Editor of Healthcare IT News. Mike covers topics such as health information exchange, privacy and security, analytics, ICD-10 and is responsible for overall coverage decisions. Follow Mike on Twitter @MikeMiliardHITN.

By Mike Miliard 12:15 pm August 08, 2019
The new network, beginning with a pilot focused on cardiovascular disease, aims to help researchers in life sciences, pharmaceuticals and healthcare have easier access to aggregated data.
IPA, insurer launch innovative new partnership to manage social determinants of health
By Mike Miliard 03:19 pm August 07, 2019
Healthy Alliance IPA, led by former ONC deputy Dr. Jacob Reider, will work with MVP Health Care to connect social services and healthcare providers via the Unite Us technology platform. The aim: strengthening community organizations, boosting pop health and reducing costs.
Pittsburgh Health Data Alliance teams with AWS for new machine learning use cases
By Mike Miliard 12:04 pm August 07, 2019
The alliance, which includes UPMC, University of Pittsburgh and Carnegie Mellon University, will work with Amazon to better harness data for diagnosis, treatment and prevention.
EHNAC launches new advisory business for privacy & security compliance
By Mike Miliard 12:17 pm August 06, 2019
The new service from the standards development group will help healthcare clients optimize risk assessments, spot and fix compliance gaps, and manage third-party assurance needs, the standards group says.
By Mike Miliard 12:07 pm August 05, 2019
Use of Direct messaging increased by more than 50 percent over the previous quarter and nearly 400 percent since last year.
As new cyber risks emerge, strategies evolving but basic principles still apply
By Mike Miliard 07:00 am August 02, 2019
BlueKeep? Dridex? A state of emergency in Louisiana? Healthcare security pros find themselves living in interesting times. But with new threats emerging each day – and old ones, like phishing, not going away – some tried and true lessons are still useful.
Kaiser Permanente names first Chief Digital Officer
By Mike Miliard 04:09 pm July 31, 2019
Prat Vemana comes from the consumer world, currently serving as chief product and experience officer at The Home Depot and has worked at Staples.
Amazon, Google, IBM, Microsoft, Oracle, Salesforce reup on interoperability promise
By Mike Miliard 02:08 pm July 31, 2019
The tech giants have made progress on the pledge they made one year ago, and plan to do more, they said at the CMS Blue Button 2.0 Developer Conference.
Seema Verma, Jared Kushner tout new physician-focused MyHealthEData project
By Mike Miliard 12:00 pm July 30, 2019
The Blue Button API pilot, Data at the Point of Care, aims to connect clinicians with claims data, giving them deeper insights into their patients' care history.
By Mike Miliard 05:12 pm July 29, 2019
Democrat Michael Bennet unveiled his telehealth-focused rural plan, which increases resources for IT investments; he also recently introduced a separate Senate bill to boost broadband in underserved areas.

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