There are well over 400 accountable care organizations in the nation now and about two dozen self-sustaining health information exchanges.
Health care organizations are trying to make their data live and work together, and vendor neutral archiving for some is defining the future of their data storage and management efforts.
Patient readmissions create a tricky problem that comes with no obvious solutions. But providers are ramping up multi-pronged efforts as Medicare promises to punish repeat offenders.
Cloud computing users and vendors define the technology and explain what makes it different from previous remote I.T. hosting models.
At Connectathon 2012, hundreds of engineers from dozens of vendors tried to forgo competition for collaboration.
The rise of 'private' health information exchanges is making many I.T. leaders ponder what direction to take. But will private HIEs serve broader industry goals?
Shining a Light on Usability
Earle Rugg has built a career around securing grants and advising hospitals in underserved areas.