Government & Policy
01:28 am April 17, 2020
Earlier this week, the Department of Health (DOH) of the Philippines launched its new COVID-19 Tracker.
05:01 pm April 16, 2020
Just days after the application period opened, some $3.23 million has already been approved to help hard-hit health systems deploy telemedicine technology, connected devices and remote patient-monitoring tools.
12:25 pm April 16, 2020
The CEO of NHSX sent an email to staff highlighting that all potential conflicts of interest must be declared.
09:55 am April 14, 2020
NAACOS and others want CMS to hold harmless providers participating in alternative payment models from performance-related penalties for 2020.
08:56 am April 11, 2020
The UK government has released a statement in conjunction with many key players in the telecoms industry to announce their elevated support during the COVID-19 crisis.
11:26 am April 10, 2020
Physicians are now allowed to care for patients at rural hospitals "via phone, radio or online communication, without having to be physically present."
01:13 pm April 09, 2020
In HIMSS20 Digital, health informatics expert Brian Dixon links the power of health information exchange networks to actionable data for hospitals.
12:28 pm April 09, 2020
Eligible organizations would get full funding for approved services and devices "necessary to provide critical connected care" until funds are exhausted or until the pandemic has subsided.
01:43 pm April 06, 2020
While work at Mann-Grandstaff is 99% complete, right now the department's priority is the "care of veterans and providing surge capabilities for civilian health care systems."
02:38 pm April 01, 2020
The agency's Interoperability Proving Ground is becoming a hotbed of coronavirus projects. Meanwhile, HIMSS Healthbox has launched a digital think tank to cross-pollinate ideas that work.