Government & Policy

As health systems prepare for new interoperability and price transparency regs, Deloitte describes steps they can take to make that work a cornerstone of a broader competitive strategy around consumer experience and cost.
By Mike Miliard 11:00 am January 26, 2021
As health systems prepare for new interoperability and price transparency regs, Deloitte describes steps they can take to make that work a cornerstone of a broader competitive strategy around consumer experience and cost.
Rep. Doris Matsui

Rep. Doris Matsui (Photo by Greg Nash-Pool/Getty Images)

By Kat Jercich 03:21 pm January 25, 2021
The Protecting Access to Post-COVID-19 Telehealth Act of 2021 includes broadly popular provisions such as eliminating geographic and originating site restrictions.  
President Joe Biden stands in front of monitors

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By Kat Jercich 12:36 pm January 25, 2021
Reports suggest that President Joe Biden is likely to tap three Obama-era officials for key cyber positions as the government continues to respond to the SolarWinds hack and other high-profile threats.
eMocha CEO Sebastian Seiguer
By Healthcare IT News 10:27 am January 22, 2021
eMocha CEO Sebastian Seiguer joins us to look ahead at the Biden administration and discuss what needs to happen next for telehealth.
Hospital Future Act, Germany,
By Tammy Lovell 06:51 am January 22, 2021
From this month hospitals can apply for government funding under the Hospital Future Act.
A person in lab wear sits at a computer

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By Kat Jercich 03:17 pm January 21, 2021
The strategy includes a proposed executive order that will direct federal agencies to ramp up collection, sharing and analysis of data to "support an equitable COVID-19 response and recovery."
Elizabeth Richter and Seema Verma.
02:34 pm January 21, 2021
The move is the first sign of future healthcare policy changes, given Biden's promises to reform the industry.
President Joe Biden in a mask

President Joe Biden (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

By Kat Jercich 12:01 pm January 21, 2021
The changes herald a major overhaul for agencies struggling to respond to the COVID-19 crisis.
As National Coordinator for Health IT, the interoperability veteran will bring deep standards expertise as the rubber hits the road on nationwide API-based data exchange.
By Mike Miliard 09:37 am January 21, 2021
As National Coordinator for Health IT, the interoperability veteran will bring deep standards expertise as the rubber hits the road on nationwide API-based data exchange.
Vaccines, covid-19
By Rachel McArthur 04:04 am January 21, 2021
Vaccines by six developers – Sinopharm, Sinovac, Pfizer-BioNTech, Moderna, Oxford-AstraZeneca, and Sputnik V (Gamaleya Research Institute) – are the ones doing the rounds in the region. Here’s what’s known about them.