HDM’s Top 12 news stories of 2018
The risks of Cerner’s DoD rollout
As questions arose about Cerner’s ability to deliver a functional product that meets the Department of Defense’s needs for its health system.
Most Powerful Women, 2018 edition
HDM’s annual listing of the most powerful women in healthcare IT annually attracts industry wide attention. This article announced the 2018 winners.
EHR burden reduction
Federal efforts to reduce the challenge of EHRs on providers are gaining momentum.
This story analyzes the emerging strategy of the technology giant to impact the healthcare IT industry.
Prior authorization bill
The bill promises to increase the use of IT in prescribing by physicians.
Reducing coding burdens
The agency wants to make changes in how physicians code typical encounters, typically aiding the use of electronic health systems.
VA’s EHR decision
The agency finally made its long-awaited decision to give Cerner a multi-billion dollar contract to replace its existing EHR system.
The organization representing the nation’s physicians continues to exert pressure to reduce the burden of records systems on doctors.
Ransomware attack analysis
Managing Editor Greg Slabodkin gives insight into the cause and aftereffects of a devastating ransomware attack at Erie County Medical Center.
Cleveland Clinic and IT
One of the nation’s most prestigious healthcare organizations details what its plans are for the use of healthcare IT to deliver its vision for care.