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By Nathan Eddy 09:50 am February 06, 2019
New American Hospital Report says that today’s problems also make it harder for rural providers to prepare for tomorrow’s challenges.
Pew Ben Moscovitch
By Tom Sullivan 09:19 am February 05, 2019
Pew’s director of HIT Ben Moscovitch says consumers prefer biometrics, notably fingerprinting, facial recognition and iris scans, for a unique identifier.
doctor patient tablet
By Nathan Eddy 09:02 am February 05, 2019
The industry is faring worse than others in complying with the European Union’s General Data Protection Rules, one expert says.
Clinician EHR tablet
By Diana Manos 09:05 am February 01, 2019
HealthlinkNY and HealtheConnections will leverage best practices and team skills of both health information exchanges to improve care delivery, officials said.
infusion pump
By Diana Manos 02:53 pm January 30, 2019
Healthcare and Public Health Sector Coordinating Council issued a new report saying infosec demands cross-sector collaboration.
doctors talking to patients
By Jeff Lagasse 09:14 am January 30, 2019
How an interdisciplinary kaizen group within CDC is charting a roadmap for future metrics to improve population health and provider satisfaction.
By Diana Manos 04:14 pm January 29, 2019
As the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT comments period drew to a close, a number of organizations weighed in about how to improve electronic health records platforms.
By Mike Miliard 12:36 pm January 29, 2019
As suicides increase and the opioid crisis continues, Congress, HHS and others need to do more to enable data sharing for at-risk patients.
By Leontina Postelnicu 10:22 am January 29, 2019
Also: Allscripts introduces new EMEA VP, MD role; NHS App programme director joins NHS trust; England explores the use of predictive analytics in reducing deaths from suicide; Eurostat releases new data on finding health information online.

Photo of a session of the Congress of the Philippines.

By Dean Koh 10:30 pm January 28, 2019
Last week, the House Committee on Health in the Philippines House of Representatives chaired by Rep.

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