Current Industry News

2017-12-14 04:30

Healthcare leaders address artificial intelligence, population health and precision medicine adoption.

2017-12-14 04:27

Genomic therapy recommendations are becoming available for clinical decision support at the point of care.

2017-12-13 11:24

While FCC Commissioner Ajit Pai claims overturning rules regulating the Internet could be a boon to telemedicine and add bandwidth to underserved areas, many people working in the industry say that’s a stretch.

2017-12-13 10:34

They will jointly pursue a number of quality improvement initiatives over the coming years, officials say.

2017-12-13 10:22

USC researchers said the tool can be used to pinpoint movements during robotic surgery and determine which surgeons are novices or experts.

2017-12-13 09:38

After filing for bankruptcy in May, the Florida-based cancer specialty provider also settled with the government for $26 million over false claims allegations.

2017-12-13 08:26

The large health system aims to learn from the IT successes of more than two dozen other peers, such as Rush, Providence St. Joseph, Sutter Health and more.

2017-12-13 07:24

Organizations enter shared-risk model to forge workforce and capacity management strategies for the hospital as it wrangles with full patient loads and overflowing emergency departments.

2017-12-13 06:52

Hospitals should look to automotive, search and business process management realms for lessons learned about artificial intelligence, machine learning and cognitive computing.

2017-12-13 05:36

The EHR developer’s suit is tied to patent for an enterprise healthcare management system that gives users access to remote-hosted healthcare apps through a public network.

2017-12-13 05:36

The EHR developer’s suit is tied to patent for an enterprise healthcare management system that gives users access to remote-hosted healthcare apps through a public network.

2017-12-13 04:53

HIMSS Analytics survey indicates focus on Infrastructure, funding and human capital.

2017-12-13 02:00

As machine learning technologies evolve developers in a range of fields are finding innovative ways to solve challenges.

2017-12-12 10:46

The 4D Healthware Founder says consumer technologies will be central to improving the care of patient populations and bending the cost curve.

2017-12-12 10:25

The IHI Chief Clinical and Safety Officer discusses what it takes to make a real dent in patient safety issues plaguing hospitals today. 

2017-12-12 10:19

Green and white. Black and gold. At 825 Stadium Drive in Iowa City, these are the colors that fill your vision. On certain fall Saturdays Kinnick Stadium, home of the University of Iowa Hawkeyes football team, transforms itself from the synthetic fibers in its turf into a living, breathing organism full of players and fans, groups of cells all aligned with one pursuit in their hearts: one more yard, one more day, one more breath.

2017-12-12 08:46

The cloud-based Clinical ConneXion is available to Epic clients now, with more electronic health integrations to come.

2017-12-12 07:21

A new report from AMA and Accenture finds 83 percent of physician practices have suffered a cyberattack.

2017-12-12 07:21

A new report from AMA and Accenture finds 83 percent of physician practices have suffered a cyberattack.

2017-12-12 05:53

New HIMSS Analytics and Mimecast report ranks top cybersecurity strategies hospitals are pursuing for 2018.

2017-12-12 05:53

New HIMSS Analytics and Mimecast report ranks top cybersecurity strategies hospitals are pursuing for 2018.

2017-12-12 05:26

With $200 billion lost to counterfeit drugs annually and patient safety issues, a chain-of-custody log that blockchain could enable holds promise.

2017-12-12 04:45

Healthcare organizations are putting their money where their security concerns are.

2017-12-12 02:31

More networking, more sessions, more learning, more ideas are on tap for the upcoming conference.

2017-12-11 11:16

The organization is aiming to encourage young women to pursue careers in AI, cybersecurity, data science, health IT and robotics. 

2017-12-11 11:15

The framework would use more modern criteria, allowing comparisons to standards more in line with the tech being evaluated, according to Commissioner Scott Gottlieb.

2017-12-11 10:27

Healthcare outpaced all other industries in job growth for freelancers while finishing second to staffing when it comes to non-freelancers.

2017-12-11 10:01

Co-founded by the Mayo Clinic, the company develops tools outcome measurement, patient engagement, care coordination and analytics.

2017-12-11 09:46

The agency believes a nationwide prescription drug monitoring program could be more effective in helping providers identify patients who are potentially abusing or misusing opioids.

2017-12-11 08:38

Walgreens is now offering access to NewYork-Presbyterian emergency physicians through its in-store medical kiosks. CVS has done the same with the Cleveland Clinic.

2017-12-11 08:38

Walgreens is now offering access to NewYork-Presbyterian emergency physicians through its in-store medical kiosks. CVS has done the same with the Cleveland Clinic.

2017-12-11 08:04

The deal holds big promise for analytics, interoperability and pop health, while other organizations are already contemplating ways to make use of retail health data.

2017-12-11 07:11

New Jersey’s Hackensack Sleep and Pulmonary Center at least was able to regain patient files from an offline backup.

2017-12-11 06:30

While Oklahoma’s DHS informed its clients within a few months of finding the April 2016 breach, the department failed to report the breach to U.S. Health and Human Services.

2017-12-11 06:30

While Oklahoma’s DHS informed its clients within a few months of finding the April 2016 breach, the department failed to report the breach to U.S. Health and Human Services.

2017-12-11 05:04

Healthcare providers tackle the top three population health challenges

2017-12-11 03:00

You might not be able to compete with the behemoths, but there are some things you can do to find great talent. Think about partnering with other companies and how multi-disciplinary teams can help fill gaps.

2017-12-08 11:21

The group’s proposal would base measure reporting on claims data, rather than criteria tracked in EHRs under meaningful use.

2017-12-08 10:39

Building on top of today’s digital infrastructure, Smart Hospitals will focus on patient experience, outcomes, the Triple Aim and they’ll make expensive acquisitions between now and 2025.

2017-12-08 06:34

After 138 contractors hired to develop, manage and maintain its legacy Vista EHR, it's now obsolete since VA plans to replace system with Cerner.

2017-12-08 05:38

Providers, insurers among those closely watching for signs of online giant getting into the pharmaceutical business.

2017-12-08 05:35

With lawsuits against eClinicalWorks, Epic and 62 hospitals over EHR use, are you certain your contract is solid enough to protect your org? Time to take another look.

2017-12-08 04:56

Chief executive shares his vision for the future of genomics and offers a glimpse of the AI-based EHR the company is exploring.

2017-12-08 04:44

Organizations struggle to find balance between today’s mobile clinical communications tools and frontline workflow needs

2017-12-07 10:42

Defendants used the stolen funds to buy lavish multi-million dollar homes, expensive handbags and luxury travel.

2017-12-07 10:42

Defendants used the stolen funds to buy lavish multi-million dollar homes, expensive handbags and luxury travel.

2017-12-07 10:10

Providers are among those most impacted by the turbulence in today’s healthcare landscape – whether it be adding facilities, covering more patients, changing leadership, providing additional services or entering new value-based programs, such as MACRA, Bundled Payments or DSRIP.

2017-12-07 09:57

Just-appointed lead analyst for the firm’s Arch Collaborative says hospital culture is the most important aspect of making EMR use work well.

2017-12-07 09:35

New research finds patients could benefit if they are invited to co-produce medical notes with doctors rather than simply reading them.

2017-12-07 08:54

2bprecise announced a new pharmacogenomics system as more and more vendors bring tools to market to bring precision medicine to physicians at the point of care.

2017-10-13 06:00

It's time to see how your progress with DevOps compares with that of your peers.

2017-10-11 06:00

The EU's General Data Protection Regulation gets real in May. Are preparing?

2017-10-11 03:00

Biased data can lead to bad decisions. Most business leaders aren't aware of the problem just yet, but they need to be because they're ultimately responsible.

2017-10-10 10:00

The future of IoT and 5G networking isn't something that "will happen" in the coming years. To some extent, it's already here, setting the stage for further growth.

2017-09-13 09:00

Analytics thought leader Tom Davenport revisits Competing on Analytics, 10 years after his book on the topic was originally published. We ask him what has changed in that time during this interview.