Henry Powderly

Henry Powderly is Editor-in-Chief of Healthcare Finance News.

HHS John Fleming

HHS deputy assistant secretary for health technology John Fleming. Credit: Gage Skidmore via Flickr.

By Henry Powderly 10:17 am March 21, 2017
The newly-appointed John Fleming said that the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT may be reorganizing. 
Trump budget slashes HHS
By Henry Powderly 11:31 am March 16, 2017
In addition to reducing Health and Human Services budget by 18 percent, the proposal would move AHRQ into the NIH, take $4.2 billion from LIHEAP, but add $500 million to support substance abuse programs. 

CMS Administrator Seema Verma

By Henry Powderly 12:13 pm March 14, 2017
The consultant, a close ally of Vice President Mike Pence from their days in Indiana, replaces former CMS chief Andy Slavitt, who has been an outspoken opponent of Republican proposals to replace the Affordable Care Act.

Michael Rutty, a legal subject matter expert at Actiance with Fox News contributor Kevin Campbell, MD, talking at HIMSS17 in Orlando on Tuesday.

By Henry Powderly 05:20 pm February 21, 2017
New legal precedents mean physicians should be very smart about leveraging platforms like Twitter and Facebook.
Voice AI FHIR
By Henry Powderly 01:31 pm February 21, 2017
Frost & Sullivan analysis shows that uncertainty in policy will make negotiations tougher as new technology advances.

Michael Hodgkins, MD, speaking in Orlando on Tuesday.

By Henry Powderly 12:38 pm February 21, 2017
Doctors have a simple wish list, and at the top is integration with their EHRs.
Patrick Soon-Shiong HIMSS17
By Henry Powderly 01:05 pm February 20, 2017
The pioneering Nant Health chairman says 14-day regimen could put an end to “dreadful disease.”
Chuck Spurr at HIMSS17

Chuck Spurr, chief information officer at Shields Health Care Group

By Henry Powderly 02:56 pm February 19, 2017
The provider of MRI services went all-in on the approach, and it’s changed their business.

Rebecca Kaul is chief innovation officer at the Houston-based MD Anderson and speaker at the 2017 Revenue Cycle Summit in Orlando.

By Henry Powderly 11:29 am February 19, 2017
For healthcare organizations slow to break through, the fate of Blockbuster Video could await them.
John Muir
By Henry Powderly 09:19 am January 30, 2017
Chief Financial Officer Christian Pass said the company scrutinized tech spending to more effectively manage EHR disaster recovery and underlying operating systems.

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