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.

VA establishes new National Artificial Intelligence Institute
By Mike Miliard 10:52 am December 06, 2019
NAII will work with veterans and partners across federal agencies, the private sector and academia to prioritize AI research and development for better health.
Northwell Health deploys chatbot to reduce colonoscopy no-shows
By Mike Miliard 04:21 pm December 05, 2019
The conversational AI technology, based on Conversa Health’s automated platform, can help inform and calm apprehensions about the invasive procedure, and reduce appointment cancellations.
By Mike Miliard 10:30 am December 04, 2019
The longtime CIO and health IT evangelist will leave Boston's Beth Israel Lahey Health to lead digital health strategy at the Rochester, Minnesota, academic medical center.
Cerner expands AWS relationship with new machine learning initiatives
By Mike Miliard 03:20 pm December 03, 2019
At Amazon Web Services re:Invent, CEO Brent Shafer said Cerner aims to migrate its core applications to AWS – and is working with it on AI projects focused on readmissions and clinician burnout.
By Mike Miliard 03:26 pm December 02, 2019
A look at some of the new AI, analytics and cloud IT innovations being showcased at the Radiological Society of North America's annual meeting in Chicago.
GE Healthcare launches Edison Developer Program to spur AI advancements
By Mike Miliard 02:04 pm November 27, 2019
Designed for its Edison platform, the program will offer services meant to help developers to build better models for operational and clinical improvements.

Athenahealth CEO Bob Segert

By Mike Miliard 11:25 am November 26, 2019
After a challenging few years marked (to put it mildly) by "lots of change," the chief executive describes athena's goals for product integration, SaaS innovation and client service now that its new leadership team is in place.
By Mike Miliard 12:05 pm November 25, 2019
Virtual Care Provider Inc., which provides hosting and IT services to post-acute care facilities nationwide, was hit by the Ryuk variant, locking access to patient data at 110 nursing homes.
By Mike Miliard 10:31 am November 22, 2019
As providers seek to improve the patient experience and engage patients for better health outcomes, a KLAS report explores how vendors' claims square with health systems' priorities.
By Mike Miliard 02:31 pm November 20, 2019
Erik Decker, chief security and privacy officer at University of Chicago Medicine, describes the value of HHS' Health Industry Cybersecurity Practices framework, which offers workable best practices for the management and mitigation of prevalent threats.

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