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By Susan Morse 03:05 pm October 09, 2019
Example of change is allowing a hospital to donate free cybersecurity software to each physician that refers patients to its hospital.
Cerner launches new cognitive platform, enters strategic deal with Geisinger
By Mike Miliard 12:44 pm October 09, 2019
Project Apollo, built using AWS cloud infrastructure, was unveiled by CEO Brent Shafer at the Cerner Health Conference, where it was also announced that Geisinger signed a 10-year deal to make Cerner's HealtheIntent the preferred analytics platform.
FDA’s bill of materials creates a cybersecurity blind spot for medical devices
By Bill Siwicki 11:53 am October 09, 2019
A cybersecurity expert explains the bill, and offers advice on how CIOs and CISOs can overcome some of the challenges it presents.

Timing-related EHR errors, which could delay the administration of critical medications if the order generated doesn't match the dose administration time intended by the prescriber, were one of the risks noted on this year's list.

By Mike Miliard 01:05 pm October 08, 2019
The annual report from ECRI Institute spotlights the Top 10 technology dangers in hospitals, ambulatory clinics and LTPAC settings.
Summa Health uses AI, analytics, NLP to innovate lung nodule care

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By Bill Siwicki 12:59 pm October 08, 2019
In the first six months, a quality improvement initiative helped realize a 662% increase in the number of patients identified each month for follow-up – from eight per month to 61.
By Piers Ford 10:57 am October 08, 2019
Ransomware and denial-of-service attacks make headlines when it comes to hospital cybersecurity, but internal cultural and technological vulnerabilities are often more to blame for an ongoing cycle of healthcare data breaches. 
By Dean Koh 10:28 am October 08, 2019
The HIMSS Thailand National Digital Healthcare Workforce Development Initiative (WDI) was officially launched on the opening day of the HIMSS AsiaPac 2019 conference on October 7 in Bangkok, Thailand.
By Leontina Postelnicu 07:08 am October 08, 2019
An interview with Joe Gibson, director of epidemiology at the Marion County Public Health Department in Indianapolis.
By Susan Morse 03:40 pm October 07, 2019
Members are given financial and other rewards for participating.
By Mike Miliard 03:01 pm October 07, 2019
At the Connected Health Conference in Boston next week, the patient advocacy group celebrates a decade spent changing the conversation about how technology-enabled care is delivered.

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