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.

Doctor using EHR on a tablet and computer screen
By Mike Miliard 02:03 pm August 30, 2018
Absent more rigorous federal regs, Pew Charitable Trusts, MedStar Health and AMA offer model test cases to help vendors and providers detect potentially dangerous usability risks.
portrait of JUdy Faulkner, head of Epic Health Systems
By Mike Miliard 12:59 pm August 30, 2018
Epic is working to take interoperability global, CEO Judy Faulkner told more than 10,000 attendees at the company's annual Users Group Meeting.
Screensnaps of Whats App, iMessage and Facebook Messenger

Screensnaps of Whats App, iMessage and Facebook Messenger.

By Mike Miliard 02:45 pm August 29, 2018
Although the health system has been repeatedly dinged for lax security practices, most NHS hospitals aren't discouraging use of consumer messaging tools.
Harris Healthcare acquires Iatric Systems
By Mike Miliard 12:47 pm August 29, 2018
The company will continue to develop integration technology help hospitals with EHR optimization, medical device integration, interoperability and other functions.
KLAS healthcare IT booth at HIMSS18
By Mike Miliard 02:55 pm August 28, 2018
KLAS assesses regional preferences across one of the most dynamic and competitive health IT markets in the world.
view from South Boston, Massachusetts

Humana Studio H will open its South Boston location in the summer of 2019.

By Mike Miliard 02:21 pm August 27, 2018
Studio H will develop digital tools and enterprise analytics technologies to innovate the healthcare experience for plan members.
Wolters Kluwer booth at HIMSS18
By Mike Miliard 02:14 pm August 27, 2018
It hopes decision support and clinical surveillance tools will help boost standards of care at all sites across its 10-state health system.
blockchain ledger flow
By Mike Miliard 01:50 pm August 23, 2018
The technology is "getting closer to its breakout moment," says Deloitte, whose new survey finds healthcare organizations seeing "disruption" on the horizon and preparing to spend accordingly.
Ochsner health exterior sign
By Mike Miliard 12:16 pm August 23, 2018
Through its innovationOchsner team, the Louisiana system developed EHR-connected tools to treat diabetes and hypertension.
smartphone health app screen held by older person
By Mike Miliard 09:18 am August 22, 2018
By enabling hospitals and practices to verify phone numbers, mobile devices could be an ideal vehicle for safely and accurately exchanging electronic health records, report shows.

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