Current Headlines

  1. Patient Monitoring Implants Linked To Better Outcomes
    8/22/2014

    A study of patients with chronic heart failure has found that implantable heart rhythm devices which relay information to doctors improved patients’ overall health outcomes. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  2. 80% Of Healthcare Providers Outsourcing Some IT Services
    8/22/2014

    Enabling Healthcare Providers to Focus on Outcomes. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  3. Cloud-Based EMR Mitigates Risk, Improves Outcomes In Emergency Department
    8/22/2014

    Mineral Area Regional Medical Center upgrades its information systems to better support caregivers in providing the highest quality of care. By Karla Paris, contributing writer

  4. CMS To Withhold 1 Of 3 Records From Open Payments
    8/21/2014

    Data inconsistencies are behind the CMS announcement that about one third of records will be withheld next month at the launch of Open Payments. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  5. Collain Healthcare, An LG CNS Company, Debuts Interactive Virtual Care Team™, A Revolutionary, All-In-One Telehealth And Remote Patient Monitoring Platform Enabling Truly-Coordinated Care
    8/21/2014

    Today, Collain Healthcare, an LG CNS Company, announced that Interactive Virtual Care Team™ (IVC Team™), an incredibly flexible, rapidly deployable, and massively scalable next-generation population health management suite of applications, is now available.

  6. Baystate Health Selects Premier, Inc. To Support Health Informatics & Technology Innovation Center
    8/21/2014

    Baystate Health of Springfield, Mass., has selected Premier, Inc.'s (Nasdaq:PINC) data warehouse and business intelligence platform, PremierConnect® Enterprise, to support the development of innovative solutions within its new Health Informatics & Technology Innovation Center.

  7. HFS Consultants Offers Specialized ICD-10 Training For Healthcare Organizations
    8/21/2014

    Healthcare organizations seeking help with ICD-10 preparation, can find the necessary expertise with HFS Consultants' (HFS) highly regarded AHIMA Approved ICD-10 CM/PCS trainers.

  8. ACOs Face Barriers To Implementing Health IT
    8/21/2014

    Survey assesses how ACOs are leveraging Health IT and what obstacles still need to be overcome. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  9. Do Your Patients Know You Have A Portal?
    8/21/2014

    A recent survey found 40 percent of patients don’t know if their healthcare provider has a web portal. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  10. Eligibility Of 310,000 Immigrants Who Bought ACA Plans Questioned
    8/21/2014

    The CMS Memo Alerts Those On Notice To Furnish Proof of Eligibility. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

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