Current Headlines

  1. Sullivan Report Finds WEDI Vision Progress, More Work To Be Done
    4/1/2015

    Patient engagement strategies are on track, while innovation is needed to systemize data. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  2. Healthcare Data Alliance Formed In Pittsburgh
    4/1/2015

    The collaboration is designed to transform healthcare through big data. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  3. Providers Believe Apps Improve Patient Outcomes
    4/1/2015

    Nearly half of providers say they will adopt health apps at their practice in the next five years. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  4. Studies Blast PHI Security
    3/31/2015

    Healthcare is dead last in terms of security and that could mean costly consequences. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  5. Tablets Enhance ICU Patient Experience
    3/31/2015

    Patients and family members who have received a tablet as a connection to their ICU staff and hospital report experiencing a better overall stay.By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  6. Big Data Leveraged To Provide Big Savings
    3/31/2015

    Covenant saved a projected $1.8 million in savings using a population health solution. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  7. HATA Unveils Administrative Simplification White Paper On ERA And EFT Adoption
    3/31/2015

    The Healthcare Administrative Technology Association (HATA), the national association of practice management system (PMS) vendors and related technology companies, announced recently the availability of an industry white paper, "Promoting Administrative Simplification through ERA and EFT Adoption: An Industry Call To Action."

  8. CHIME Announces National Patient ID Challenge
    3/30/2015

    CHIME has announced the winner of its National Patient ID Challenge will also be the winner of $1 million. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  9. Blue Button Awareness Dwindles
    3/30/2015

    From 2013 to 2014, researchers noticed a decreased awareness among healthcare organizations of the VA’s Blue Button tool. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  10. Facebook Ratings May Reflect True Quality Of Hospitals
    3/30/2015

    According to a recent study, Facebook users’ ratings of hospitals may be an accurate representation of the quality of care provided. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

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