Government & Policy

By 10:53 am May 16, 2019
Providers can use the new Direct Data Submission Platform to access eCQM results.
By 04:06 am May 15, 2019
Private hospitals in Thailand will have to display the price of medicines so that consumers can make better-informed decisions prior to purchase, starting from this week.
By 12:19 am May 13, 2019
New Zealand’s Ministry of Health will provide access to two core national systems - the National Health Index (NHI) and Health Practitioner Index (

National Coordinator for Health IT Donald Rucker, MD, testifies before the Senate HELP Committee on May 7.

By 09:21 am May 08, 2019
Despite one senator's hope to move deliberately with rulemakings and not repeat some errors of meaningful use, National Coordinator Donald Rucker said delays only lengthen the time that consumers are "not in control of their care."
By 09:48 am May 03, 2019
Company says the security flaw has not been exploited yet and urges customers to update to most recent version.

Photo: US FDA

By 10:21 am May 01, 2019
Agency says it will also evaluate blockchain and IoT technologies for creating a safer food system.
By 10:25 am April 30, 2019
Top takeaways from a month of reporting on today's current state and the future of health data sharing.

Credit: WA Health

By 02:53 am April 26, 2019
Earlier this week, the Western Australia (WA) Government announced the establishment of a new Ministerial Council that will advise the State Government on opportunities to further develop and support precision health advances.
By 02:46 pm April 24, 2019
Agency alleges the company kept customers from using other platforms.
Rural hospital.
By 10:11 am April 24, 2019
The change would ramp up add-on payments to hospitals that implement new tech and increase the wage index for rural and other qualifying hospitals.

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