Government & Policy

By Leontina Postelnicu 04:09 pm November 28, 2018
Thirteen NHS trusts in England providing a mixture of acute, mental health and community services will receive a share of £16m to speed up implementation of e-prescribing.
By Benjamin Harris 01:57 pm November 28, 2018
The draft plan addresses physician concerns around usability, regulation and note bloat, and aims to help vendors improve their designs to improve productivity and user satisfaction.
HHS

Photo by Mark Wilson, Getty Images

By Diana Manos 12:44 pm November 26, 2018
Initiative will bring together venture capitalists, startups and government officials, Deputy Secretary Eric Hargan said.

Malaysian Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad speaking at the Luncheon Talk at Menara Razak, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) on November 8, 2018. Credit: Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad's Facebook page.

By Dean Koh 10:34 pm November 25, 2018
Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad also said in a recent HIMSS TV interview that even if an organisation has a good programme and system in place, digitising healthcare will not succeed if there is no clinical buy-in underpinned by training.
By Mike Miliard 01:43 pm November 20, 2018
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services will kick off 2019 looking to reward new ways artificial intelligence can be safely leveraged to for improved quality of care.
By Leontina Postelnicu 08:59 am November 19, 2018
The UK’s HealthTech Advisory Board, created to help guide the government and look at transforming the use of technology across the NHS, will meet for the first time today, the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) has said.

An artist's impression of a new Dunedin Hospital. Photo: New Dunedin Hospital

By Rebecca McBeth 11:23 pm November 18, 2018
Dunedin, the second largest city in the South Island of New Zealand and the principal city of the Otago region, is currently making plans for a new digital hospital.

Dr. Michael Abramoff, founder and CEO of IDx Technologies (Photo: FTC)

By Mike Miliard 12:08 pm November 14, 2018
At a two-day event to learn about the ethics and consumer implications of artificial intelligence, an ONC official and tech developer offered the healthcare perspective.
By Leontina Postelnicu 11:01 am November 08, 2018
The Welsh Assembly Public Accounts Committee (PAC) has questioned the “competence, capability and capacity" across the system to digitise healthcare services in Wales after an inquiry uncovered a “raft of problems”, from delays in the delivery of digital projec
midterm elections
By Tom Sullivan 01:23 pm November 07, 2018
What the 116th Congress might mean for the fate of the ACA and healthcare technology.

Most Read

The Daily Brief Newsletter