A Senate Appropriations subcommittee on Wednesday released its draft Fiscal Year 2020 funding bill for the Department of Health and Human Services, including substantial increases for major medical research initiatives that leverage healthcare IT.
Health Data Management is the information resource that medical and IT professionals are leveraging to shape healthcare's future.
Digital health technologies enable consumers to be more proactive in interactions with healthcare providers.
Top information executives need to focus on these habits to ensure that projects deliver crucial results.
Law officials in various states are becoming much more active and now banding together to initiate suits.
To get the best results from clinical systems, IT executives need to maximize planning and take full advantage of support programs.
Finding a well-experienced and reliable partner is crucial to ensure an organization’s data is protected.
A shift in HIT executive focus is essential in achieving a transition in responsibilities from a purely operational perview to a new strategic focus.
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The federal government expects to use its leadership, clout and some emerging federal regulations to push health payers to share more data.September 18
A GAO report contends that the agency's current system has limited reporting capabilities and cannot provide system-wide data.September 18
Danville, Penn.-based Geisinger is teaming with tech vendor Tempus to leverage artificial intelligence for the development of diagnostic and prognostic tools for cardiovascular disease.September 18
The American Health Information Management Association has gotten into the market of supporting healthcare IT startups.September 18
Providers continue to fall short of their charge-capture potential despite having rules-based systems and manual audits, an executive at an industry vendor contends.September 17
George Washington University Hospital is implementing what is believed to be one of the first applications of augmented reality in a surgical setting.September 17
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