Government & Policy
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?
09:54 am September 08, 2015
One tip: impart a dual-coding approach for at least five encounters per week.
02:41 pm September 04, 2015
"I think most physicians are missing it ... they're finding it difficult to apply."
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.
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.
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.
05:54 pm August 14, 2015
Hint: Her name is spelled subsequent encounter.
08:19 am August 11, 2015
Yes, an adoptable data exchange standard like FHIR is necessary, but without a national patient identifier it is not sufficient.