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By Mike Miliard 02:39 pm September 10, 2019
Two interoperability projects will get a funding boost from the Leading Edge Acceleration Projects in Health Information Technology, or LEAP in Health IT program, launched by the The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information IT.
Digital identity verification is one key to fighting cybersecurity threats
By Bill Siwicki 02:24 pm September 10, 2019
Replacing easily breakable usernames and passwords with other protections such as biometrics can thwart fraudsters. One cybersecurity expert walks provider IT leaders through the hairy status quo.
By Leontina Postelnicu 12:49 pm September 10, 2019
The funding will support the Centres of Excellence in digital pathology and imaging with AI, adult social care, bioscience projects and more.
By Mike Miliard 12:07 pm September 10, 2019
Bayfront Health St. Petersburg pays $85,000 to HHS Office for Civil Rights and promises remediation after failing to give an expectant mother timely access to her medical records.
By Susan Morse 10:54 am September 10, 2019
Cantata Health CEO Krista Endsley believes in drive, goal-setting and being "comfortable with the uncomfortable."

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By Dean Koh 01:50 am September 10, 2019
The RTLS will enable the tracking of patients, visitors and staff in an outbreak, for rapid and reliable contact tracing so that necessary actions can be taken quickly to curb onward transmission.
By Jeff Lagasse 05:06 pm September 09, 2019
Because access to health services can be an issue in rural locales, rural hospital closings had a profound impact.
By Susan Morse 05:01 pm September 09, 2019
Plans will jointly operate 14 community resource centers across Los Angeles that will leverage personalized technology solutions to improve health.
How asynchronous telemedicine saved SSM Health 18 minutes per visit
By Bill Siwicki 02:27 pm September 09, 2019
The health system is averaging 600 virtual visits per month with its new telehealth offering, gaining efficiencies for caregivers and boosting patient satisfaction.
By Mike Miliard 12:30 pm September 09, 2019
While the agencies will no longer maintain or update the CONNECT wiki, it will continue to exist as an open source project whose code and community resources can be "used, adopted and implemented by any interested organization."

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