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Vaccine vials by a laptop computer
By Mike Miliard 09:51 am January 14, 2021
The new coalition, which also includes Carin Alliance, Mayo Clinic, Microsoft and Salesforce, is using FHIR standards to enable more secure, interoperable access to digital vaccination records.
People lining up for vaccines

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By Kat Jercich 09:45 am January 14, 2021
In lieu of a federal vaccine management system – at least for now – states have turned to their own technology for allocating and tracking the COVID-19 vaccine.
cybersecurity, EMA, vaccine
By Sophie Porter 01:45 am January 14, 2021
Chief security officer at Cybereason calls the breach akin to “acts of war” as EMA confirms that data stolen in December 2020 was released online.
By HIMSS Media 03:47 pm January 13, 2021
This special collection, which will be updated throughout the month, looks at what's being done to ease the provider burden.
HHS OCR Director Roger Severino

HHS OCR Director Roger Severino (Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images)

By Kat Jercich 03:21 pm January 13, 2021
The Office of Civil Rights continues to make good on its promise to "vigorously enforce" the right of patients to get timely access to their medical records.
Sterling Structural Therapy EHR practice management

Sterling Structural Therapy in Carefree, Arizona

By Bill Siwicki 11:41 am January 13, 2021
Sterling Structural Therapy increased its number of patients, gained efficiencies and secured a five-star online reputation with an all-in-one system.
Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts

Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

By Kat Jercich 11:22 am January 13, 2021
Lower courts had blocked FDA in-person requirements for abortion medication last summer, finding them to be a "substantial obstacle" during the pandemic.
Senior wearing medical monitoring bracelet
By Jeff Lagasse 10:46 am January 13, 2021
The rule is meant to ease undue burden for innovators and speed access to potentially lifesaving technologies.
By Mike Miliard 10:19 am January 13, 2021
Its new emergency preparedness initiative is focused on helping state and local public health agencies better manage data exchange during times of crisis.
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By 10:14 am January 13, 2021
In a recent webinar, NHS chief information officers outlined the challenges they encountered with training staff for big system go-lives and learned how uPerform by ANCILE Solutions could help to address them.