Physicians, frequently perceived as a roadblock to a high-quality/low-cost paradigm, often spearhead IT advances central to the effort.
Nothing is easy in health care communications, but a federal initiative could spur a makeover in data exchange.
Do meaningful use requirements for 'structured data' spell the end of document management systems?
Providers and payers are getting serious about ICD-10, and experienced hands offer some practical advice for taking on the new code set.
Some providers aggressively promote their I.T. capabilities, while others take a more subtle approach.
Geisinger Health System dominates its largely rural 31-county service area in central Pennsylvania, operating not only hospitals and clinics, but its own health plan.
Ever wonder how your hospital information system vendor ranks compared with the competition in terms of 2010 annual revenue?