Keyhole and computer code
By Bernie Monegain 05:36 am October 27, 2015
Meet some of the healthcare data security officers we know, who offer advice on best practices in the field -- from mobile device management to threat intelligence to staff communication and beyond.
Drawings of faces on chalkboard
By Erin McCann 11:01 am September 21, 2015
As part of our 2015 EHR Satisfaction Survey, we reached out to Healthcare IT News readers to find out what they liked -- but heard just as often about what they disliked about their EHR systems.
White House
By Bernie Monegain 07:51 am August 26, 2015
The President's Commission on White House Fellowships announced Monday the appointment of the 2015-2016 class of White House Fellows. Among the 16 fellows named, seven are leaders in the healthcare field.
By Mike Miliard 09:46 am August 19, 2015
As the Oct. 1 compliance date looms, the American Hospital Association has published a new ICD-10 checklist, laying out key steps to keep hospitals on track for a successful transition to the new code set.
Man with laptop
By Bernie Monegain 09:14 am August 04, 2015
In case you missed them, want to take a second look, or want to see what most Healthcare IT News readers were clicking, here are the most popular stories for the month just passed.
Doctor and patient
By Bernie Monegain 07:14 am July 23, 2015
U.S. News and World Report just released its annual list of hospitals that are best for patient care. Here are some of the leaders whose work drives top quality at those organizations.
By Erin McCann 10:04 am July 14, 2015
This year, only six health systems in the nation earned the designation "Most Wired Advanced," from H&HN, demonstrating leading-edge data security, advanced analytics, patient safety initiatives and overall implementation of IT systems.
people in a circle with their hands in the middle
By Bernie Monegain 04:22 pm June 12, 2015
The American Medical Informatics Association has created a task force, comprising some of the most experienced people in the field of health IT and patient safety, to take on the thorny issues associated with the use of electronic health records. Meet its members here.
Stack of books
By Bernie Monegain 06:23 am June 02, 2015
When Robert Wachter, MD's new book, The Digital Doctor: Hope, Hype and Harm at the Dawn of Medicine's Computer Age, hit the market recently, it inspired us to highlight just a few of the many practicing physicians who also are compelled to write in addition to maintaining a demanding clinica
Digital caduceus
By Bernie Monegain 06:54 am May 11, 2015
In observance of National Nurses Week, we spotlight some RNs who have steeped themselves in the world of healthcare informatics, harnessing data to make a big difference at the bedside.