Bill Siwicki

Bill Siwicki is Features Editor of Healthcare IT News. Bill has 32 years of experience in journalism, with nearly 20 years in healthcare IT and healthcare finance, along with extensive expertise in mobile technology.

By Bill Siwicki 03:33 pm February 26, 2016
The agency believes a few more months will give providers sufficient time to properly prepare applications and avoid Medicare payment adjustments.
By Bill Siwicki 03:10 pm February 26, 2016
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has announced that providers will get more time to apply for hardship exemptions from its electronic health record incentive payment program meaningful use requirements.
By Bill Siwicki 10:47 am February 26, 2016
The new tool builds on the SAP Foundation for Health platform by enabling third-parties to build apps for very specific use cases, like diabetes management, prescription fulfillment or non-adherence issues. 
By Bill Siwicki 09:59 am February 26, 2016
The vendor said it can create a ‘golden record’ by combining the new tool with its data warehouse to give payers, providers and patients more complete information. 
Stratus InPerson app works like Uber for interpreters, the company says
By Bill Siwicki 09:27 am February 26, 2016
The new app mimics the Uber set-up, with certified interpreters standing by to come to a hospital and help interpret languages between caregivers and patients.
By Bill Siwicki 08:57 am February 26, 2016
The hardware and software combination brings a touchscreen UI and the company integrated it with medical grade sensors. 
By Bill Siwicki 08:30 am February 26, 2016
PCMH is a foundation for success in pay-for-performance and lays building blocks for population health management, CTG says.
Santosh Mohan is a management fellow in clinical transformation in the office of the CIO at Stanford Health Care.
By Bill Siwicki 08:11 pm February 25, 2016
The proliferation of patient portals offered by provider organizations has created significant usability challenges for patients while providers are feeling pressure to integrate portals to improve service quality, enhance workflow and provide a more unifying experience to patients.
By Bill Siwicki 02:14 pm February 25, 2016
Medical image exchange platform vendor lifeIMAGE has inked a 10-year deal with clinical image viewer maker Client Outlook to make Client Outlook’s visualization platform a core component of the lifeIMAGE offering.
By Bill Siwicki 09:32 am February 25, 2016
Cerner has announced that Geisnger Health System subsidiary xG Health Solutions will use Cerner’s HealtheIntent population health management platform and, in turn, Cerner will use xG Health’s clinical content.

The Daily Brief Newsletter

Get daily news updates from Healthcare IT News.
Your subscription has been saved.
Something went wrong. Please try again.