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By Mallory Hackett 05:23 pm June 04, 2020
Hackers are taking advantage of provider distraction to breach health systems.
By Mike Miliard 02:27 pm June 04, 2020
Ryan Smith will take over as vice president and chief information officer following the retirement of Intermountain's longtime CIO Marc Probst.
Machine learning can give healthcare workers a ‘superpower’
By Bill Siwicki 11:11 am June 04, 2020
AI is enabling clinicians to gain big insights from billions of pieces of unstructured data, said one AWS expert in a HIMSS20 Digital session.
By Jeff Lagasse 10:32 am June 04, 2020
With fewer elective procedures due to widespread restrictions, the telehealth share of total medical claim lines has increased greatly.
By Sophie Porter 02:19 am June 04, 2020
From pilotitis and digital dinosaurs to fully-actioned digital strategies, the COVID-19 pandemic has altered the adoption of digital in the UK.
By Max Sullivan 05:27 pm June 03, 2020
CEO Kristen Valdes began b.well after her daughter Bailey's near-death experience.
By Mike Miliard 05:10 pm June 03, 2020
R1 will pay a reported $30 million for the revenue cycle management-outsourcing division, as Cerner helps the company extend its RCM tools to its client base.
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Yale New Haven Hospital

By Bill Siwicki 01:13 pm June 03, 2020
Added clinical insights into patients’ prescription histories, along with fewer login hurdles, are helping the hospital’s clinicians save time and save lives.
By Kat Jercich 12:47 pm June 03, 2020
Dr. Joe Kvedar, president-elect of the American Telemedicine Association, says providers have to figure out how to optimize the combination of virtual care and in-office visits.

The defense of healthcare information presents a number of unique challenges. Relying on compliance alone won't keep your organization's information safe.

By Kat Jercich 12:13 pm June 03, 2020
Over the past decade, workloads and data have moved increasingly into the cloud. For the healthcare industry, that means personal health information is stored in multiple environments – and so security should be able to respond to threats across those environments too.

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