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2020-02-27 07:49

At HIMSS20, a Providence St. Joseph CMIO will show how the health system is using analytics and automation to enable the right conversations for the right people.

2020-02-27 07:41

How rapidly evolving new technologies are changing hospital security.

2020-02-27 07:21

Three healthcare IT infrastructure experts offer best practices for ensuring the foundational technologies are running optimally.

2020-02-26 10:28

Billed as the first of its kind, the ANSI-accredited spec defines terms such as assistive intelligence, synthetic data and others related to how artificial intelligence is used in healthcare.

2020-02-26 08:24

AMA officials say the playbook aims to dispel some of the "myths and misconceptions from an array of complex federal and state laws surrounding patient electronic access to medical information."

2020-02-26 08:07

The multi-specialty group saved two hours of data entry time per patient per day by integrating its Salesforce CRM with its Medstreaming EHR using Bridge Connector integration technology.

2020-02-26 07:15

Caregivers with the clinical communications vendor’s Smartbadge can say “Hey, Vocera,” to initiate calls, voice messages, responses to events and alerts, or broadcasts to care teams or rapid response teams.

2020-02-26 02:08

The 2020 HIMSS Global Health Conference & Exhibition, which takes place March 9-13 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, is fast approaching. Be sure to check here regularly at Healthcare IT News for our previews, onsite coverage and recaps of the big show.

2020-02-25 23:32

The European Data Protection Board has ordered the firms to mitigate possible risks.

2020-02-25 10:08

Now generally available, the EHR-linked new Dragon Ambient eXperience applies AI to help capture and contextualize physicians' conversations with their patients.

2020-02-25 07:45

These are three trends the healthcare payments network sees as most impactful surrounding this year’s global conference.

2020-02-25 07:13

In order for hospitals and health systems to prepare for 5G, they need to intelligently re-architect their current network infrastructure now to support the applications and uses cases that will leverage 5G in the future.

2020-02-25 06:08

The nine National Health IT Priorities for Research are meant set an agenda that will enable medical research to happen more quickly and effectively, officials say.

2020-02-24 22:44

The IT service provider has been working with the Austrian company on the initiative since 2019.

2020-02-24 10:55

The technology has improved the workflows of physicians and CDI specialists alike, and increased reimbursement thanks to efficiency gains in several key metrics.

2020-02-24 07:36

Dr. Eldesia Granger of The MITRE Corporation guides healthcare leaders on how to work with consumer-generated data. At HIMSS20, she’ll highlight MITRE’s framework for handling this emerging information source.

2020-02-24 06:03

A new Chilmark report finds that even those health systems found to be "at the pinnacle of strategic intent and maturity" have yet to define a clear ROI for their pop health programs.

2020-02-23 22:47

Data protection and usage in the electronic patient record (EPR) will be regulated by the new act, which received both criticism and praise.

2020-02-21 10:59

Its Strategy on Reducing Regulatory and Administrative Burden Relating to the Use of Health IT and EHRs aims to make changes that allow providers to focus on patients.

2020-02-21 08:19

It's the second major health system this month to announce it's making the switch.

2020-02-21 06:38

At HIMSS20, Robert Lieberthal, an economist at The MITRE Corporation, will offer a deep dive into synthetic data, showing how it can help health systems achieve cost efficiencies.

2020-02-21 05:20

At HIMSS20, Mayo Clinic Platform President Dr. John Halamka and medical journalist Paul Cerrato will explore emerging technologies that are reshaping screening, diagnosis and treatment.

2020-01-24 02:30

InformationWeek is conducting its annual State of Enterprise IT Survey, and we invite you to participate.

2019-10-24 04:00

Companies are moving further into the cloud and undergoing data modernization. What some don't realize yet is that one strategy is better than two.

2019-04-30 04:00

In its effort to cure pediatric cancer, the research hospital faced challenges associated with sharing terabytes of data with researchers. Here's what they did.

2019-02-25 05:00

As AI becomes a bigger and perhaps transformative technological force, it's crucial to recognize that artificial intelligence is only as good as the genuine human thinking that goes into it.

2019-01-31 04:00

Modernizing an industry that is under federal compliance mandates and historically has been slow to embrace new IT can require an extra bit of finesse.

2019-01-29 05:00

These hot startups are finding innovative ways to use technologies such as AI and IoT to help businesses work better, and in addressing the problems of the world.