Government & Policy

Credit: Malaffi

By Ahmed El Sherif 09:15 am September 04, 2020
UAE capital’s healthcare sector celebrates achievement one year on from the launch of HIE platform, Malaffi.
By Sara Mageit 01:53 am September 04, 2020
Also, Switzerland’s Health n Go blockchain health certificate app shows the effectiveness of digitally delivered health certificates.
By Kat Jercich 04:41 pm September 03, 2020
A George Mason University professor argues in a new report that hurdles to entrepreneurial exploration are slowing telehealth expansion.
By Sara Mageit 05:54 am September 01, 2020
The extra £50 million investment will boost improvements in technology across the NHS to speed up the diagnoses of diseases like cancer.
By Kat Jercich 03:09 pm August 31, 2020
Stakeholders stressed the importance of a patient-identification strategy in an ONC working session Monday.
By Mike Miliard 02:35 pm August 28, 2020
The U.S. Department of Justice says its Viztek subsidiary violated the False Claims Act by fraudulently gaining 2014 Edition certification for its EXA EHR.

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By Kat Jercich 01:19 pm August 27, 2020
In July, a Maryland federal judge issued an injunction blocking the FDA's in-person abortion requirements for the duration of the pandemic.
By Kat Jercich 12:23 pm August 27, 2020
The CDC this week issued controversial guidelines saying people without symptoms may not need to seek testing, even if they've been exposed to someone with the virus.
By Mike Miliard 03:20 pm August 26, 2020
With President Trump calling upon those who have recovered from COVID-19 to donate their plasma, the agency says HIPAA allows insurance plans to contact beneficiaries about donation.
By Mike Miliard 01:58 pm August 24, 2020
The Centralized Scheduling Solution from Cerner will enable better care coordination for 60,000 vets at that location, and will eventually be rolled out to all Veterans Affairs facilities nationwide.