Government & Policy

By 07:07 am May 22, 2019
Last year, health and social care secretary Matt Hancock said £200m would be allocated to create a new set of global digital exemplars.
By 04:15 pm May 21, 2019
Deloitte's view of the future: empowered consumers taking advantage of open, secure platforms that intermingle disparate information for care coordination and wellness "nudges." Now we just need to get there.
By 09:32 am May 21, 2019
The resource can be used to guide the development of health products, WHO says.
By 10:53 am May 16, 2019
Providers can use the new Direct Data Submission Platform to access eCQM results.
By 04:06 am May 15, 2019
Private hospitals in Thailand will have to display the price of medicines so that consumers can make better-informed decisions prior to purchase, starting from this week.
By 12:19 am May 13, 2019
New Zealand’s Ministry of Health will provide access to two core national systems - the National Health Index (NHI) and Health Practitioner Index (

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

By 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 09:48 am May 03, 2019
Company says the security flaw has not been exploited yet and urges customers to update to most recent version.

Photo: US FDA

By 10:21 am May 01, 2019
Agency says it will also evaluate blockchain and IoT technologies for creating a safer food system.
By 10:25 am April 30, 2019
Top takeaways from a month of reporting on today's current state and the future of health data sharing.

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