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By Mike Miliard 09:36 am March 09, 2020
Both CMS and ONC have issued what they call "transformative" rules addressing 21st Century Cures data access requirements; they'll impact providers, payers, vendors and patients.
By Dave Muoio 01:40 pm March 04, 2020
"SweynTooth" impacts several microchip and medical device manufacturers, and could allow bad actors to wirelessly crash or access these products, according to the agency.
By Nathan Eddy 02:21 pm March 02, 2020
The expanded bandwidth would be a big boost to smartphone-based healthcare consultations, enabling doctors to remotely monitor a patient’s vitals and analyze the statistics in real time.
By Mike Miliard 03:28 pm February 26, 2020
Billed as the first of its kind, the ANSI-accredited spec defines terms such as assistive intelligence, synthetic data and others related to how artificial intelligence is used in healthcare.
Vocera to unveil ambient voice listening tech at HIMSS20

A physician wears Vocera's Smartbadge, which now will feature ambient voice listening capabilities.

By Bill Siwicki 12:15 pm February 26, 2020
Caregivers with the clinical communications vendor’s Smartbadge can say “Hey, Vocera,” to initiate calls, voice messages, responses to events and alerts, or broadcasts to care teams or rapid response teams.
By Nathan Eddy 10:58 am February 19, 2020
Just four in 10 providers say digital technology is being successfully integrated into the overall patient experience, a UPMC survey shows, and when it is, it's mostly basic functionality.
Orlando Health implements care coordination tech to comply with state law and more

Orlando Regional Medical Center.

By Bill Siwicki 12:32 pm February 18, 2020
The ultimate goals are to avoid penalties for non-compliance with state regulations; improve provider satisfaction, loyalty and recruitment measures; and increase patient satisfaction measures.
By Nathan Eddy 12:28 pm February 14, 2020
Update: HIMSS20 has been canceled due to the coronavirus. Read more here.
At HIMSS20, Philips to debut EMS system and AI capabilities for its HealthSuite
By Bill Siwicki 12:34 pm February 13, 2020
The EMS system supports real-time data transfer and two-way communication to empower clinical decision making on the move. The AI capabilities will provide “transformative change,” an exec says.
By Benjamin Harris 10:55 am February 10, 2020
Update: HIMSS20 has been canceled due to the coronavirus. Read more here.