Current Headlines

  1. Peyton Manning Slated As Closing Speaker At HIMSS16 In Las Vegas

    Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning, the NFL’s only five-time Most Valuable Player and a 14-time Pro Bowl selection, will be the closing keynote speaker at HIMSS16. He takes to the podium at 1 p.m. PDT, on Friday, March 4, 2016. The HIMSS Conference & Exhibition ranked as the largest medical conference in North America during the first half of 2015 (Trade Show Executive, September 2015).

  2. EHNAC Partners With The Healthcare Administrative Technology Association (HATA)

    The Electronic Healthcare Network Accreditation Commission (EHNAC), a non-profit standards development organization and accrediting body, and the Healthcare Administrative Technology Association (HATA) announce recently a partnership to further efforts of ensuring a common level of functionality and data security for practice management systems.

  3. Touchstone Health Selects Inovalon's Data-Driven Platform

    Inovalon (Nasdaq:INOV), a leading technology company providing advanced, cloud-based data analytics and data-driven intervention platforms to the healthcare industry, today announced that it has entered into a multi-year contract with Touchstone Health, a New York Medicare Advantage Health Maintenance Organization (HMO), to provide data-driven analytics to improve clinical and quality outcomes, regulatory compliance and financial performance for their membership population.

  4. Mobile Heartbeat Partners With CDW To Deliver Mobile Solutions Improving Health Communications

    Mobile Heartbeat, a leading provider of smartphone applications for improving clinical workflow and team communications, today announced a partnership with CDW, a leading provider of technology solutions to business, government, education and healthcare.

  5. 42 CFR Part 2 Updates Would Improve Access To Care Without Compromising Patient Privacy

    Mental Health America (MHA) and Netsmart recently announced their support for legislation in Congress that would update decades-old 42 CFR Part 2 regulations to streamline the patient consent process for sharing addiction treatment information with their healthcare providers.

  6. University Of Missouri Health Care Selected As 2015 HIMSS Enterprise Davies Award Recipient

    University of Missouri Health Care has been named a 2015 HIMSS Enterprise Davies Award recipient. Since 1994, the HIMSS Nicholas E. Davies Award of Excellence has recognized outstanding achievement of organizations that have utilized health information technology to substantially improve patient outcomes while achieving return on investment.

  7. McLaren Health Care Chooses Cerner For EHR, Revenue Cycle And Population Health Solutions

    McLaren Health Care announced recently that it has selected Cerner, a global leader in health care technology, to implement an electronic health record (EHR) system including integrated revenue cycle management, along with population health management solutions, at McLaren’s hospitals and outpatient facilities throughout Michigan.

  8. Tucson Medical Center And SinfoníaRx Join In Pilot Project To Increase Medication Safety

    Patients with a high-risk medical diagnosis who are on new complex medication regiments may soon get additional support after a hospital visit under a new pilot program

  9. Atlantic Health System Expands Partnership With CynergisTek To Address Heightened Cyber Threat Environment

    CynergisTek, an authority in health information privacy, security and compliance, recently announced that Atlantic Health System, one of the largest non-profit health care organizations in New Jersey, has expanded its security services engagement with the company.

  10. University Of Michigan Selects Tactio Remote Patient Monitoring Platform To Support Clinical Pharmacist Management Of Patients With Uncontrolled Hypertension

    Tactio Health Group has been selected by the University of Michigan Department of Family Medicine to provide its TactioRPM Remote Patient Monitoring Platform in a pilot study that will implement a mobile pharmacist-led home blood pressure (BP) monitoring program.