Current Headlines

  1. Health IT Has $32K Per Doctor Price Tag
    8/29/2016

    The cost to keep up with technology is around $32,000 per doctor, per year, according to the Medical Group Management Association. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  2. mHealth App Privacy, Security Improving
    8/29/2016

    A study has found, while privacy is not a priority for all app creators, the number of mHealth apps with privacy policies has increased 8 percent in four years. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  3. Former ONC Federal Policy Director Addresses How To Close Privacy Gaps In HIPPA
    8/26/2016

    Article says giving patients more control over their health information helps with privacy issues. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  4. Carequality Interoperability Framework Helps Boost Patient Record Sharing
    8/26/2016

    EHR vendors spurring exchange of healthcare data across networks. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  5. Cardinal Health Leverages Analytics Platform To Improve Care
    8/25/2016

    Data analytics platform helps healthcare provider gain insights into its KPIs for better outcomes. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  6. Partnership Focuses On Improving Post-Acute Care
    8/25/2016

    Predictive analytics and risk stratification help enhance quality of care and improve outcomes. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  7. In Greater Chicago, Access Community Health Network Adopts Wolters Kluwer’s UpToDate To Reduce Disparities In Healthcare Quality
    8/25/2016

    Wolters Kluwer, a leading global provider of information and point of care solutions for the healthcare industry, announced recently that Access Community Health Network (ACCESS) has adopted UpToDate Anywhere to help improve the quality of care provided to patients throughout greater Chicago.

  8. DeSalvo Resigns From ONC As Vindell Washington Takes The Reins
    8/24/2016

    Former ONC Principal Deputy National Coordinator will succeed DeSalvo as agency leader. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  9. When Healthcare Organizations Can’t Pay For Breaches
    8/24/2016

    Latest attacks demonstrate the ripple effect of ransomware and other breaches. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  10. Kno2 Partners With Avizia To Introduce Telehealth To Rural Hospitals
    8/24/2016

    Kno2, the company that optimizes patient document exchange for everyone in healthcare, has partnered with Avizia, a leading telehealth solution provider, to expand access to specialist and primary care in rural hospitals and facilitate continuity of care by connecting patients to providers, regardless of disparate locations.