The Mayo Clinic has an opportunity to “define a digital health platform for the planet,” contends John Halamka, MD, who will spearhead efforts to scale the provider’s capabilities worldwide.
From excessive sleepiness to family squabbles, the extended holiday season can be dangerous to your health.
Efforts to improve patient care and capitalize on vast stores of medical information will lean heavily on healthcare IT.
Malware risks continue to rise as hackers employ a variety of gambits to access crucial network information.
How NIST’s assessments of key characteristics for distributed computing can help measure maturity.
Gartner identifies the most significant technology trends that organizations must anticipate in the New Year.
Widespread use of connected devices raises the attack platform that hackers can use, and security execs must up their game.
A panel of doctors and researchers selects the advancements with the power to transform care.
Healthcare organizations recognize the role business associates play in increasing the risk of breaches that pose privacy and security risks.
Health Data Management is the information resource that medical and IT professionals are leveraging to shape healthcare's future.
Solutions executive for researchAdvisory BoardDecember 2
Chief technology officerIllumioNovember 27
Divisional chief health officerEnvolve HealthNovember 26
Senior innovation directorBioIQNovember 22
SCAN Health Plan executives say they plan to work toward increasing sensitivity toward senior citizens by using virtual reality.December 4
Tisch Multiple Sclerosis Research Center of New York is using artificial intelligence, machine learning and data science to find patterns that may relate to the cause of the disease.December 4
Health IT thought leader John Halamka, MD, will be heading up the Mayo Clinic Platform, an initiative meant to elevate the provider to a global leadership position within digital healthcare.December 4
Artificial intelligence has the potential to transform care delivery. However, hospitals and health systems will need to first build an effective AI infrastructure of people, policies, resources and technology.December 3
Cerner and Amazon Web Services are collaborating on ways to reduce patient readmissions and the time it takes for physicians to document patient visits.December 3
Ivy Rehab Physical Therapy, with clinics in 10 states, has disclosed that a hack of some employee email accounts may have put patients’ medical information at risk.December 3
A new cloud-based application has been built to streamline specimen collecting, tracking and labeling, while also automating laboratory receiving and processing procedures.July 23
Three critical access hospitals in Montana have selected the Evident electronic health records system of CPSI as well as its TruBridge revenue cycle management software.July 23
The recent data breach at the Los Angeles County Department of Health Services demonstrates the risk that hired third-party vendors pose to healthcare organizations.July 18
A recent survey suggests that a majority of healthcare organizations are now putting data in the cloud, often without sufficient security protection.July 17
Providers may be placing too much trust in cybersecurity practices that are not sophisticated enough to deter high-level attacks by hackers.July 17