Current Headlines

  1. Telehealth Solution Remotely Monitors Patients
    4/16/2014

    Florida Hospital Memorial Medical Center implements telehealth solution to provide clinical services to patients remotely. By Wendy Grafius, contributing writer

  2. AMA Upset Over Medicare Usage Data Release
    4/16/2014

    CMS has released physician payment and service data, physicians say they should have been consulted first. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  3. Future Of Navigator Grants Questioned
    4/16/2014

    Some advocates worry 2015 Navigator Grant funding will dwindle .By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  4. GIS For Traumatic Transport Improves Care, Saves Money
    4/16/2014

    Accurate care transportation decisions can have an effect on quality of care and costs according to research from the University of Cincinnati. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  5. ICD-10 Delay A Positive For Non-Profit Hospitals
    4/16/2014

    Fitch Ratings sees delay as a positive credit development. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  6. Slocum Dickson Medical Group Delivers Secure Mobility For Physicians, Staff And Patients With Aruba Mobility-Defined Networks
    4/15/2014

    Aruba Networks, Inc. recently announced that Slocum Dickson Medical Group, P.L.L.C., a leading provider of patient-centered, physician-directed, quality care based in upstate New York, has replaced its Cisco wired and wireless network with an Aruba Mobility-Defined Network.

  7. Clinical Decision Support Tool Reduces Readmissions
    4/15/2014

    Oconee Medical Center hopes to improve patient outcomes with implementation of Rothman Index to Paragon EHR. By Wendy Grafius, contributing writer

  8. Emergency Summit Called By WEDI To Discuss ICD-10 Delay
    4/15/2014

    HHS health information technology advisers to develop an industry action plan on April 30. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  9. HIE Stymied By Closed Systems
    4/15/2014

    Some health systems block patient information sharing in ways that have antitrust implications. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  10. Observation Status Bill Gains Support
    4/15/2014

    Courtney’s Bill to counter “Two-Midnight Rule” gaining speed, still needs more support. By Christine Kern, contributing writer