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John Andrews
John Andrews | January 26, 2015 | 03:27 PM 88031
Despite ICD-10 having been delayed three times already by the federal government, industry analysts say healthcare officials should treat Oct. 1, 2015, as the official set-in-stone kickoff date. More
Mike Miliard
WASHINGTON | Mike Miliard | January 26, 2015 | 03:09 PM 88026
In what it's calling a 'historic' announcement, the Department of Health and Human Services has set new goals to speed the U.S. healthcare system toward value-based care. More
Bernie Monegain
KANSAS CITY, MO | Bernie Monegain | January 26, 2015 | 02:56 PM 88021
University Medical Center, in Lubbock, Texas, has signed Cerner to a decade-long deal to expand and enhance its existing Cerner electronic health record system. More
Mike Miliard
Mike Miliard | January 26, 2015 | 02:28 PM 88016
While Stage 2 meaningful use's infamous 5 percent view/download/transmit threshold continues to vex many providers, it's "cultural" roadblocks that have prevented some organizations from fully embracing the promise of patient access. More
Mike Miliard
BOSTON | Mike Miliard | January 26, 2015 | 11:07 AM 88006
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center is launching a pilot that gives patients unprecedented input to their electronic health records. More
Erin McCann
Erin McCann | January 26, 2015 | 11:06 AM 88001
Electronic health records don't just enable better care; they also make it a heck of a lot easier to catch employees who inappropriately view patients' protected health information. More
Kaiser Health News
Kaiser Health News | January 26, 2015 | 09:07 AM 87991
Medicare is giving bonuses to a majority of hospitals that it graded on quality, but many of those rewards will be wiped out by penalties the government has issued for other shortcomings. More
Bernie Monegain
Bernie Monegain | January 26, 2015 | 07:50 AM 87986
After 350 giant steps, Kaiser has reached the pinnacle of HIMSS Analytics' Electronic Medical Record Adoption Model. More
Mike Miliard
WASHINGTON | Mike Miliard | January 23, 2015 | 11:18 AM 87981
In a time of "fast innovation and investment" in health technology, an open Internet is essential, argues a group of IT and mHealth advocates who've asked FCC to spurn new limitations on wireless networks. More
Mike Miliard
WASHINGTON | Mike Miliard | January 23, 2015 | 10:53 AM 87976
Patient safety demands that certified electronic health records enable unique device identification, says a group of providers led by the Pew Charitable Trusts. More
Bernie Monegain
CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA | Bernie Monegain | January 23, 2015 | 09:05 AM 87966
The University of Virginia Health System is putting its EpicCare electronic medical record to work on a pilot designed to speed patients' access to specialists. More
Erin McCann
Erin McCann | January 22, 2015 | 04:11 PM 87956
Just three weeks into 2015, and there have already been some pretty big happenings in health IT. Angry docs! Unsatisfied patients! Emerging new C-suite roles! We look back at the week that was. More

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