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By Mike Miliard 12:36 pm April 11, 2019
Despite some halting progress with cybersecurity readiness, healthcare is still lacking in many key areas, according to a new progress report from the consultancy CynergisTek.
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By Tom Sullivan 11:22 am April 11, 2019
Infosec is a patient safety issue and it’s critical that customers trust you. But many health systems have been investing too little for years. It’s time for that to change.
How to ensure interoperable data is usable by caregivers
By Bill Siwicki 11:15 am April 11, 2019
Three high-profile physician IT leaders offer their takes and advice on the usability of data brought together by interoperability technologies and standards.
Apple Health Records iPhone
By Nathan Eddy 10:11 am April 11, 2019
The iPhone app enables patients to access data about medications, immunizations, labs and receive notifications.

Screengrab via ADHA's YouTube page.

By Hafizah Osman 10:26 pm April 10, 2019
The Australian Digital Health Agency (ADHA) has opened an online consultation for all Australians to have a say on the development of a more modern, digitally connected health system.
By Mike Miliard 03:05 pm April 10, 2019
AMIA CEO Doug Fridsma says healthcare should simplify its approach to data exchange: keeping a laser focus on worthwhile use cases, sharing first and standardizing later, while also taking some cues from the basic APIs that power the World Wide Web.
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By Nathan Eddy 09:36 am April 10, 2019
The scheme preyed upon hundreds of thousands of elderly and disabled patients, DOJ says. 
By Mike Miliard 03:11 pm April 09, 2019
From brain-computer interfaces to nanorobotics, a new report from Frost & Sullivan explores leading edge developments and disruptive tech.

Cerner CEO Brent Shafer said the EHR vendor is focused on refining its operating model to become more efficient. 

By Tom Sullivan 03:02 pm April 09, 2019
The EHR vendor is also undergoing operational improvement initiatives, officials say.
Specialty-specific EHR enables urgent care group to slash patient throughput time
By Bill Siwicki 03:02 pm April 09, 2019
Among other improvements, the EHR and other systems in the suite enabled Yucaipa Urgent Care to cut patient throughput time from two hours to 30-45 minutes.

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