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 12:42 pm May 10, 2019
The two-state health system will leverage technology from from Advanced ICU Care, as well as the clinical expertise of its advanced practice providers, intensivists and nurses.

Photo (detail) by Masur - own work, CC BY-SA 4.0.

By Mike Miliard 04:05 pm May 08, 2019
The academic medical center and the physician-owned malpractice insurer will explore how AI can be integrated into the workflows of frontline clinicians to reduce errors, boost quality and safety and improve patient experience.
By Mike Miliard 11:03 am May 08, 2019
The EHR vendor revealed in an SEC filing that the company it acquired in 2018 is being probed for potential HIPAA and anti-kickback violations.

National Coordinator for Health IT Donald Rucker, MD, testifies before the Senate HELP Committee on May 7.

By Mike Miliard 09:21 am May 08, 2019
Despite one senator's hope to move deliberately with rulemakings and not repeat some errors of meaningful use, National Coordinator Donald Rucker said delays only lengthen the time that consumers are "not in control of their care."
By Mike Miliard 10:25 am May 07, 2019
There have been more 771 million exchanges using the DirectTrust network since it was first launched, and new use cases, beyond just referrals and care coordination, are boosting its growth.
By Mike Miliard 01:53 pm May 06, 2019
More and more health systems are taking steps to "fully unleash nurse innovators at the leadership level," a new report shows, tapping their specialized expertise for technology deployment, process improvement, patient experience and more.
By Mike Miliard 12:30 pm May 03, 2019
The MediLedger project, led by San Francisco blockchain startup Chronicled, is focused on leveraging DLT for more efficient healthcare contract reconciliation and chargeback processes.
By Mike Miliard 03:04 pm May 01, 2019
The research firm says 2018 was the busiest in recent years for EHR market flux, and recent purchasing decisions show an evolution in the electronic health record landscape.
By Mike Miliard 02:26 pm April 29, 2019
Dr. Sebastian Krolop, a physician, economist and technology consultant, will help chart worldwide plans and policies for HIMSS. He says he's focused on member experience and enabling more patient-centered healthcare.
By Mike Miliard 02:14 pm April 26, 2019
As health systems merge, the need to reconcile data sets from disparate EHR systems for population health and quality improvement is critical, and artificial intelligence can help, the company says.

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