Government & Policy
04:55 pm October 19, 2015
'This is a step in the right direction, but many providers are not using the program, they're not in compliance ... and they're missing out on revenues.'
10:24 am October 16, 2015
It's becoming increasing important for doctors to understand patients' preferences.
02:27 pm October 07, 2015
Electronic Submission of Medical Documentation aims to eliminate the use of fax for prior-authorizations and audits. Four years later, more than 7,000 Medicare providers use esMD, possibly leading to lagging patient care or redundant, unneeded procedures being performed.
11:51 am October 05, 2015
Particularly when it comes to seeing patients, technologies just don't cut it.
08:28 am September 29, 2015
A trio of emerging technology companies are bringing new wares to market that make aging in place more comfortable.
09:14 am September 22, 2015
A recent look at the telehealth policies of one U.S. region isn't particularly promising.
01:05 pm September 17, 2015
None of us would have the jobs we currently occupy without some ability to focus on details. But maybe that focus on the trees blinds us to changes in the forest.
09:36 am September 14, 2015
We all know that our healthcare industry is shifting away from paying for volume and towards paying for value. But what exactly does this mean?
07:48 am September 10, 2015
My research into BlackBerry, Apple, and Android indicates that BlackBerry has an important edge in security. And that includes the company's Passport smartphone.
06:09 am September 09, 2015
Broadly defined, software as a medical device is any app used by providers to make clinical decisions. An increasing number of those are now officially designated as FDA-regulated devices. Is it worth it to pursue this classification for your own software?