Government & Policy

By Irv Lichtenwald 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.
By Chris Emper 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?
By Michael F. Arrigo 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.
By Chris Bowen 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?
By Carl Natale 09:54 am September 08, 2015
One tip: impart a dual-coding approach for at least five encounters per week.
By Eric Wicklund 02:41 pm September 04, 2015
"I think most physicians are missing it ... they're finding it difficult to apply."
By Eric Wicklund 11:12 am August 28, 2015
Encompassing 162 companies, educational institutes and other groups, the FlexTech Alliance gives the federal government an opportunity to explore new technologies without being the sole investor.
By Jeff Rowe 11:54 am August 24, 2015
Healthcare organizations primary core competency is to serve patients. That knowledge can be used to inform decisions and strategies for securing data.
By John Halamka 09:46 am August 20, 2015
Stakeholders are gathering to discuss next year's priorities. John Halamka, MD, outlines what's top of mind for healthcare IT leaders.
By Carl Natale 05:54 pm August 14, 2015
Hint: Her name is spelled subsequent encounter.

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