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Mike Miliard
Mike Miliard | March 4, 2015 | 11:21 AM 89411
The 100 Top Hospitals recognized this week by Truven Health Analytics boast shorter lengths of stay, fewer complications, lower 30-day readmission rates and "have been objectively proven to provide high value to their communities." More
Healthcare IT News Staff
Healthcare IT News Staff | March 4, 2015 | 10:49 AM 89401
Oral arguments begin today in yet another Supreme Court case that could threaten the existence of the Affordable Care Act, challenging the legality of one of its key components. More
Mike Miliard
JACKSONVILLE, FL | Mike Miliard | March 4, 2015 | 10:26 AM 89396
Although most providers believe collecting from patients up-front is critical, surprisingly few of them do, according to a new report, which sees patient access technologies as critical to help reduce bad debt. More
Erin McCann
Erin McCann | March 3, 2015 | 05:42 PM 89381
Don't count fax out of the healthcare picture quite yet. With a few 21st century updates and a little adaptation, what many thought would soon be an outmoded technology is proving its staying power. More
Erin McCann
MARYSVILLE, CA | Erin McCann | March 3, 2015 | 11:08 AM 89356
A Northern California hospital has acknowledged that its electronic health record system went dark for more than a week, which resulted in clinicians unable to access patient medical records and even having to postpone serious medical treatments. More
Mike Miliard
WASHINGTON | Mike Miliard | March 3, 2015 | 10:21 AM 89346
Thanks to committed pursuit of its quality measurement programs, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services says the U.S. has made "clear progress" in achieving better care at lower cost for healthier populations. More
Mike Miliard
Mike Miliard | March 3, 2015 | 08:22 AM 89336
After Mike Simms, vice president of revenue cycle for Greensboro, N.C.-based Cone Health, signed on with one RCM vendor, he quickly found himself wishing he'd followed his hunch the first time around. More
Healthcare IT News Staff
Healthcare IT News Staff | March 3, 2015 | 08:10 AM 89331
Calling all providers, payers, researchers and government officials: Healthcare IT News and HIMSS Media are accepting topic and speaker proposals for the Privacy & Security Forum in Orlando, May 7-8. More
Henry Powderly
Henry Powderly | March 2, 2015 | 04:25 PM 89321
The two-day event within HIMSS15 will give executives insights about cutting-edge technologies, practicable advice about determining your organization's ability to innovate, and how best to capitalize on the digital revolution. More
Bernie Monegain
Bernie Monegain | March 2, 2015 | 11:37 AM 89296
As the news and commentary on hospital-acquired infection swirls following recent superbug fatalities at two academic medical centers, CareFusion is calling attention to its recent success in infection control technology. More
Michelle Ronan Noteboom
Michelle Ronan Noteboom | March 2, 2015 | 11:00 AM 89291
After a perplexing visit to the emergency department, one patient takes a critical look at the ways electronic health record design can lead to workflow processes that just don't make sense. More
Bernie Monegain
Bernie Monegain | March 2, 2015 | 10:28 AM 89286
NantHealth and Allscripts, two companies focused on interoperability, will collaborate on the development and delivery of precision medicine at the point of care. More

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