01:58 pm July 21, 2015
As providers gain value from the digital revolution, most can't reach ultimate integration nirvana due to data silos and disparate systems. Data virtualization enables hospitals and health systems to create a more agile information architecture.
11:10 am June 23, 2015
Everyone involved in healthcare needs to know their responsibilities with regard to privacy and security, because everyone is potentially held accountable by customers, regulators, the courts and their business partners.
12:37 pm May 19, 2015
Mobile devices in healthcare institutions are giving rise to new data security and liability risks. Connected devices -- another way of describing "The Internet of Things" -- present many of the same security and privacy breach rises aspects.
09:37 am November 24, 2014
Medical imaging practices have been doing more with less for longer than most other specialties. In fact, there are many ways in which imaging can serve as a blueprint for other stakeholders as healthcare moves toward value-based and accountable care delivery models.
10:51 am September 15, 2014
Many of you know the story about e-Patient Dave, who started the movement called "Give me my damn data." But the real question is, how many organizations are actually doing it?
09:29 am April 14, 2014
More often than not, health IT advocates get excited about the myriad ways technology could be used to help doctors do a better job of providing care. But what about using IT to help doctors go back to being doctors, period?
08:47 am November 25, 2013
The good news for patients is that their personal health information is becoming more secure all the time. But it takes unfortunate breaches, such as an event that occurred in Charlotte in August 2013, to highlight the need for increasingly stronger data-security provisions.
08:29 am April 03, 2013
All organizations have a business imperative to control risk. For healthcare companies that corporate responsibility extends to the protection of ePHI within their organization.
08:37 am March 28, 2013
Healthcare vendor readiness is about ensuring vendors can accommodate your ICD-10 needs.
08:21 am May 08, 2012
I was chatting with a friend the other day about how to get people’s attention in this information-overload age, and we decided that the use of buzz words was a critical component of success. So I decided to test this catchy title and see if it leads to any more reader traffic than I usually get.