Physicians, frequently perceived as a roadblock to a high-quality/low-cost paradigm, often spearhead IT advances central to the effort.
Experts identify 10 reasons why ICD-10 could up-end the industry, as well as five ways to soften the landing.
Fear of the costs, complexity and numerous unknowns of a transition to ICD-10 have many on the industry on edge.
Changing to ICD-10 diagnosis and procedure coding is a nail-biter for I.T. staff, health information managers, billing departments, and pretty much anyone else.
What do CIOs want for the holidays? They long for more appreciation of their workload by EHR regulators-and a better sense of where the feds are headed.
Health care had a lot of data before electronic records, and so much more afterward.
Rasu Shrestha is not one to take the easy way.
A number of industries have started to create the position of chief knowledge officer.
Cerner Corp. soon will introduce a new information systems hosting service that includes data analytics.
A new initiative from the American Health Information Management Association seeks to create at least 40,000 HIM jobs.
Fed Advisors: Too Soon to Add EHR Metadata to Meaningful Use
The Healthcare Billing & Management Association has developed uniform definitions of HIPAA 5010 transaction set readiness.
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has released the final rules governing accountable care organizations.