Current Headlines

  1. Sale Of PilotFish’s Database On Dark Web Could Compromise HIT Clients
    8/30/2016

    Risks for healthcare providers are at an alarming level. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  2. Patient Engagement Market To Boom
    8/30/2016

    In the next nine years the market for patient engagement is expected to increase by 500 percent. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. ONC Announces Blockchain Challenge Winners
    8/29/2016

    The Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) recently announced the winners of the Use of Blockchain in Health IT and Health-related Research Challenge.

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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.