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By Dean Koh 05:28 am September 18, 2019
An interview with Richard Staynings, Chief Security Strategist, Cylera.
By Tammy Lovell 04:43 am September 18, 2019
Researchers at the University of Manchester found that integrating patient data recorded on smartphone apps with EHRs helped identify disease trends.
By Mike Miliard 07:27 pm September 17, 2019
The conversation isn't just about apps anymore – it's about robust, patient-centered platforms that are changing the calculus for care delivery in a consumer-centered age.
VA launches new innovation center
By Benjamin Harris 04:04 pm September 17, 2019
Based in Palo Alto, the VA hopes to use the area’s high-tech cred to make advances in health IT.
HHS adds five health security accelerators to BARDA network
By Nathan Eddy 03:58 pm September 17, 2019
The Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority network now has 13 accelerators working to, among other things, detect illnesses before people know they’re sick and bolster healthcare security.
Health system takes an ‘Epic first’ approach to integrating all data, including SDOH

Contra Costa County Regional Medical Center in Martinez, California.

By Bill Siwicki 03:48 pm September 17, 2019
Contra Costa Health Services takes on whole person care by gathering every bit of data, not just medical care data, and getting it into its Epic EHR. The results have been startling.
By Marc Nicholls 04:51 am September 17, 2019
The announcement comes as hospitals become increasingly aware of the need to share patient information over secure platforms.

L-R: Glenn Winokur, Donald Rucker, Michael Pfeffer, Charles Alessi, Lisa Grisim.

By Mike Miliard 06:56 pm September 16, 2019
At Health 2.0, National Coordinator for Health IT Dr. Donald Rucker and other clinical IT leaders explore the root causes of the burnout epidemic – and offer a wishlist of tech innovations that could help.
By Susan Morse 05:11 pm September 16, 2019
In high-priced areas in California, the partnership is working to keep affordable apartments from becoming the next million dollar condos.

Dr. Albert Chan of Sutter Health, speaking at Health 2.0 on Monday.

By Mike Miliard 01:24 pm September 16, 2019
Dr. Albert Chan, chief of digital patient experience at Sutter Health, says health systems have to get better at interpreting data in novel ways to make good on their promise to patients.

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