Current Headlines

  1. Federal Workers: HIT Networks Too Complex
    7/31/2014

    According to federal workers, the health IT networks they use are too complex and hinder their performance objectives. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  2. Health Analytics Predicted To Grow At 25% CAGR
    7/31/2014

    Over the next five years, the global market for health analytics is predicted to expand by 25 percent annually. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  3. Google Takes On The Human Body
    7/31/2014

    Google's latest project involves identifying health biomarkers in order to help physicians predict disease. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  4. Licensing Docs Across State Lines Good For Telehealth
    7/31/2014

    A recently released draft for new legislature regarding the licensure of doctors across state borders could be great news for the spread of telehealth. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  5. ACOs To Cover 130 Million By 2017
    7/31/2014

    Parks Associates predicts more than 130 million patients will receive care from an accountable care organization by 2017. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  6. Sage Adds Population Management Tool To Help Providers Improve Care, Lower Costs
    7/30/2014

    Sage Technologies Co., an independent, trusted expert in ACO implementation, is partnering with MEDSEEK, a patient engagement platform developer, to offer a new comprehensive care management solution, Navigate.

  7. Why Is There No Reporting Of EMR Errors?
    7/30/2014

    Subsidies are given for computerizing, but no reporting is required when errors cause harm. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  8. Medical-Loss Ratio Led To Refund Totaling $332 Million In 2013
    7/30/2014

    Healthcare law will return to families an average refund of $80 each this year. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  9. 10.3 Million Gained Coverage Under Obamacare
    7/30/2014

    The rate of uninsured has dropped to just over 16 percent at end of April. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  10. Google Glass Security Still A Concern
    7/30/2014

    Despite the promise of Google Glass, providers have concerns about the security of the high tech device. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

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