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By Bill Siwicki 01:48 pm December 11, 2019
Most healthcare provider organizations have yet to dip their toes into artificial intelligence. But some are using AI to reap rewards in everything from checking symptoms to diagnosing lung nodules.
By Nathan Eddy 11:38 am December 11, 2019
It's part of the VA's Accessing Telehealth through Local Area Stations, or ATLAS, initiative, which will provide clinical services including primary care, mental health and social work.
By Jeff Lagasse 01:45 pm December 10, 2019
While the shift is necessary, the transition period will likely see hackers targeting newly vulnerable information, said Halamka.
McKesson names Nancy Flores new EVP, CIO and CTO
By Bill Siwicki 12:27 pm December 10, 2019
Flores currently serves as CIO for Johnson Controls, where she is responsible for global business services, which includes back-office shared services, information technology, cybersecurity and analytics.
Care collaboration tech helps hospital reduce unnecessary psychiatric ED visits by 78%

Sturdy Memorial Hospital in southeast Massachusetts.

By Bill Siwicki 11:53 am December 10, 2019
Sturdy Memorial Hospital accomplished this by contacting the right case manager when a behavioral health patient presented at the ED, coordinating with case managers, and transitioning the patient to appropriate care in an outpatient setting.

Michael Coates, CEO of Altitude Networks (photo: Jessica Sabbah)

By Jonah Comstock 08:00 am December 10, 2019
Security pros are being outmaneuvered, not outsmarted, said Michael Coates at the HIMSS Healthcare Security Forum in Boston.
By Tammy Lovell 07:22 am December 10, 2019
 A report from charity Privacy International claims that a DHSC contract lacks transparency and prioritises commercial interest.

Tim Kelsey speaking at the NHS Confederation annual conference in 2014

By Healthcare IT News Staff 04:29 am December 10, 2019
Tim Kelsey will take on the new role in 2020.
By Dean Koh 04:24 am December 10, 2019
C-suite leaders in healthcare shared on the fundamentals, challenges and potential of connected care at the HIMSS Australia Digital Health Summit.
Anah Santiago of Christiana Care Health System, Omar Khawaja of HM Health Solutions, Denise Anderson of H-ISAC and Brian Selfridge of Meditology Services, discuss risk management at the Healthcare Security Forum in Boston.
By Susan Morse 04:39 pm December 09, 2019
IT security is a legacy word, says Brian Selfridge: "This isn't cybersecurity, this is risk."

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