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Exterior view of Augusta University Hospital in Augusta, Georgia

Augusta University Medical Center in Augusta, Georgia. Credit: augustahealth.org

By Jessica Davis 03:48 pm August 17, 2018
The Georgia provider was hit by two cyberattacks in September 2017 but did not explain when the breach was discovered.
US military troops walking across airfield

Photo by Luke Sharrett, Getty Images

By Lynne Minion 03:42 pm August 17, 2018
ResApp will partner with Lockheed Martin to join the US government’s "Warfighter Analytics using Smartphones for Health" effort to develop audio-based machine learning algorithms using smartphone microphones.
front entrance of St. Anthony Hospital

St. Anthony Hospital in Pendleton, Oregon

By Bill Siwicki 03:26 pm August 17, 2018
Rural hospital uses care collaboration network and emergency department-specific platform to change the behaviors of emergency department super users and patients seeking narcotics.
himss conference sign in las vegas
By Healthcare IT News 10:12 am August 17, 2018
The new communities, targeted at 9 types of attendees, will enable people to navigate the conference year-round.
IT consultants talking at himss18
By Susan Morse 09:43 am August 17, 2018
New trend for 2019 is to engage with multiple consulting firms and press them to collaborate in your best interest.
Amazon sign inside Whole Foods store
By Beth Jones Sanborn 09:36 am August 17, 2018
The retail giant has a proven track record of using business intelligence more effectively than just about anyone else to cut costs and improve consumer satisfaction.
KLAS healthcare IT booth at HIMSS18
By Mike Miliard 09:24 am August 17, 2018
Whether its vendors developing tools focused on specific clinical and financial use cases, or enterprise-wide platforms from Epic and Cerner, there's no shortage of analytics tools for IT decision-makers to consider.
Optum booth at HIMSS17.
By Susan Morse 02:42 pm August 16, 2018
OptumRx is changing its medication containers for temperature-sensitive prescriptions for home delivery to renewable cotton that is biodegradable, compostable, reusable and recyclable.
doctor with patient in a community health center
By Mike Miliard 02:09 pm August 16, 2018
The grants from the HHS agency aim to boost use of health information technology for cost-efficiencies and outcomes improvement at small hospitals.
exterior of Johns Hopkins hospital building
By Bill Siwicki 01:02 pm August 16, 2018
Early detection is key to treatment, and with AI-enabled detection methods nearly a third of pancreatic cancer cases could be found four to 12 months sooner, they say.

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