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Myongji Hospital Director Kim Hyung-soo (right) and BICube CEO Kim Min-kyung hold up their agreement at Myongji Hospital in Goyang, Gyeonggi Province, on 13th November 2018. Credit: Myongji Hospital

By Dean Koh 12:38 am November 16, 2018
Myongji Hospital, which was established in 1987 in South Korea, has recently signed an agreement with BICube, an IT company based in Korea to co-develop a blockchain-based medical information exchange system.
HIPAA AMIA
By Mike Miliard 12:11 pm November 15, 2018
Informatics group said the blurring lines between consumer and medical information systems demands privacy policies relevant to both sides.
Microsoft FHIR Azure
By Diana Manos 11:31 am November 15, 2018
New service comes shortly after the software giant aligned with Amazon, IBM, Google, Oracle and Salesforce to remove interoperability barriers.
EHR, rev cycle
By Diana Manos 09:56 am November 15, 2018
With large integrated delivery networks scooping up physician practices and pressuring vendors to integrate different pieces of infrastructure, expect changes coming before too long.
HIPAA HHS
By Diana Manos 09:06 am November 15, 2018
HHS said it is looking to remove regulatory barriers to health information sharing and the plan just took a first step.
health IT priorities Europe
By Tom Sullivan 12:52 pm November 14, 2018
New research from HIMSS Analytics finds widespread interest in patient-generated data and interoperability, along with a need for tech talent and bigger cybersecurity budgets.

Dr. Michael Abramoff, founder and CEO of IDx Technologies (Photo: FTC)

By Mike Miliard 12:08 pm November 14, 2018
At a two-day event to learn about the ethics and consumer implications of artificial intelligence, an ONC official and tech developer offered the healthcare perspective.

Photo: Bay of Islands Hospital clinical team members and Broadway Health Kaikohe GP Justine Woodcock (left) liaising with intensive care specialists and a paediatrician at Whangarei Hospital via Zoom. Credit: eHealthNews.nz

By Dean Koh 10:24 pm November 13, 2018
The four Northern Region district health boards (DHBs) in New Zealand have started rolling out a cloud-based telehealth service. Northland, Waitemata, Auckland and Counties Manukau DHBs have developed the new service in close collaboration with their clinical teams.
By Mike Miliard 01:24 pm November 13, 2018
A new study, which just enrolled the first of some 1,200 patients, will examine how artificial intelligence could help certified medical assistants do echocardiograms.

(Photo courtesy Harvard Medical School)

By Healthcare IT News 11:14 am November 13, 2018
The three-day program at Harvard Medical School aims to educate healthcare leaders about best practices for using data analytics to drive business objectives.

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