Current Industry News

2019-08-23 02:03

In his 16 years with Seoul National University Bundang Hospital (SNUBH), Dr Rong-Min Baek served in key executive roles in both clinical and managerial areas, from department chairman to Chief Medical Officer (CMO) and Chief Science Officer (CSO).

2019-08-22 18:05

Taipei Veterans General Hospital (TPVGH), a national first-class medical centre and a teaching hospital located in Beitou, Taipei, will utilise the Philips IntelliSite Pathology Solution to transform its pathology tissue examination to digital d

2019-08-22 08:30

With more than 75% of all hospitals in America and 61 regional and state health information exchanges participating in the nationwide eHealth Exchange, the evolution from point-to-point connections to a one-gateway solution will dramatically increase connectivity for the entire country, the exchange contended.

2019-08-22 08:00

90% of healthcare organizations plan to use multiple cloud vendors over the next few years. Here’s what they need to know.

2019-08-22 07:54

For a few hundred dollars, any hacker can buy their way into a healthcare network.

2019-08-22 07:45

The complexities of securing a hybrid cloud environment are not to be underestimated as more health systems contend with vendor implementations of all shapes and sizes. One prominent CISO offers tips and best practices.

2019-08-22 07:35

The IoT: "Every something that comes on the market is in essence its own small computer with an ability to find its way into something."

2019-08-22 04:17

David Walliker, currently chief information officer at the Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust, will join the organisation in October.

2019-08-21 09:44

Christopher J. Ross is a proponent of healthcare organizations coming together to solve the data-sharing problem. He’ll be addressing this issue and more at the upcoming HIMSS Health 2.0 13th Annual Conference.

2019-08-21 09:13

Hospitals often don't file for the funds because they're unaware of what can be reimbursed and there is only a 30-day window to apply.

2019-08-21 08:46

The provider organization has published a study that validates the clinical impact of health IT vendor MedAware’s machine learning-enabled patient safety platform designed to minimize medication-related risks.

2019-08-21 07:36

Two security experts walk through healthcare cloud computing for provider CIOs, showing how the CIOs must carefully weigh many benefits with potential risks.

2019-08-21 07:19

Its Quality Improvement Awards recognize the nation’s health centers. Its Advancing Health IT for Quality Awards recognize health centers that used HIT or telehealth services to increase access to care and advance quality.

2019-08-21 06:25

The broad movement of ‘connected devices’ represents a growing cybersecurity threat that puts patient data, medical information, and potentially patient well-being at risk.

2019-08-21 05:12

A number one recommendation is to know all of the touch points for data: how it comes in, how it's used, where it's stored and how it goes out.

2019-08-20 23:17

Sydney Neuroimaging Analysis Centre (SNAC), an Australian company co-located with the University of Sydney’s Brain and Mind Centre, is building AI tools to automate laborious analysis tasks in their research workflow, such as isolating brain images from head scans and segmenting brain lesions.

2019-08-20 12:58

There is an apparent lack of awareness of federal regulations in both the U.S. and Canada to keep patient information secure.

2019-08-20 11:35

Health IT vendors are building greater flexibility into clinical decision support systems so they can optimally function in a dynamic healthcare environment, Frost & Sullivan finds in a new report.

2019-08-20 09:39

An identity and access management expert illustrates this critical area of information security and offers tips on how to best control who is accessing protected health information (PHI).

2019-08-20 08:06

Underlying weaknesses in common OS’s are slowing hospitals down. Software can help fix them.

2019-08-20 07:11

Atrium Health’s flagship hospital sees the cloud-based clinical communications platform enabling reduced length of stay, reduced readmission rates and faster delivery of critical care to patients.

2019-08-20 06:56

The communications system, integrated with the provider’s Epic EHR, is used throughout most of the medical center, and it has helped the organization boost HCAHPS scores in almost every measure.

2019-08-20 05:24

Advancements to three-phase uninterruptible power supply bring greater efficiency and modularity, along with a reduced footprint, improved connectivity and a lower total cost of ownership.

2019-08-20 02:05

With the new solution, the NHS trust aims to better protect girls and women at risk of FGM.

2019-08-19 07:51

The next generation of doctors is going to be able to more easily separate the advantages and disadvantages of cloud technology and be able to embrace these technologies because they help them do their jobs better, an expert says.

2019-08-19 07:32

The Electronic Health Record Association gives its OK to CMS’s version 2017071 standard for electronic prior authorization applied to prescription drugs for the Medicare Part D program.

2019-08-19 06:51

A new Center for Connected Medicine/HIMSS Media survey of healthcare tech leaders shows that most hospitals and health systems are depending on a single, integrated EHR to solve their interoperability woes.

2019-08-19 06:47

Industry players warn that while voice technology has the ability to reach a larger audience, it must be implemented with privacy as a top priority.

2019-08-19 06:47

The emerging technology has the potential to reach a larger audience in the healthcare space, but industry players warn of privacy gaps.

2019-08-19 03:00

Technology improvements in recent years are making it possible to overcome the decades of siloed, inaccessible, consumer data.

2019-08-18 19:11

Jehangir Hospital, a 350-bed hospital in Pune, India, along with its research arm Jehangir Clinical Development Centre (JCDC), last week announced that it will join Clinerion’s Patient Network Explorer platform.

2019-08-16 12:38

Launchpad helps streamline access for both vets and their caregivers, coordinating various VA apps in one place and enabling easier sharing of EHR data and access to telehealth.

2019-08-16 08:05

Two healthcare CIOs and one deputy CISO offer their expert advice to their peers, explaining how to ensure security is wrapped up tight when working with public clouds.

2019-07-23 04:00

Tech disruption is uprooting traditional business practices while creating new responsibilities -- and opportunities -- for IT.

2019-07-18 04:00

Affective computing systems impact human emotions. They aren't necessarily able to recognize or respond to emotions well yet, but that will change.

2019-05-23 16:00

Learn how IT Leaders from Eversource Energy, Intel and Accenture Technology are looking at digital innovation - today and tomorrow.

2019-05-20 11:00

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