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.

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.
exterior view of Stata Center at MIT

MIT's CSAIL institute is located in the Stata Center. Credit: Google Maps

By Mike Miliard 11:35 am August 20, 2018
The technology, in progress at the university's CSAIL institute, could help locate cancer and guide deployment of internal treatments.
KLAS healthcare IT booth at HIMSS18
By Mike Miliard 09:24 am August 17, 2018
Whether its vendors developing tools focused on specific clinical and financial use cases, or enterprise-wide platforms from Epic and Cerner, there's no shortage of analytics tools for IT decision-makers to consider.
doctor with patient in a community health center
By Mike Miliard 02:09 pm August 16, 2018
The grants from the HHS agency aim to boost use of health information technology for cost-efficiencies and outcomes improvement at small hospitals.
Patient using a phone app to manage prescription
By Mike Miliard 01:17 pm August 15, 2018
The apps will leverage SMART on FHIR to bring patient communication and medication reconciliation data into EHR workflows.
IBM Watson Health booth at HIMSS
By Mike Miliard 02:34 pm August 14, 2018
Several news stories have questioned what reported struggles with the cognitive platform mean for the larger idea of AI in healthcare.
ClearData cloud security at HIMSS18 booth in Las Vegas
By Mike Miliard 03:55 pm August 09, 2018
Company says expanding coverage for Amazon, Google Cloud, Microsoft and others, makes it easier for hospitals to comply with a host of data privacy regulations.

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