Current Headlines

  1. Microsoft Buys Synthetic DNA From Twist Bioscience For Digital Data Storage Research

    The experimentation will determine how much digital data strings of DNA can hold. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  2. AMA Responds To MACRA Proposed Final Rule

    Rules represent the most sweeping change in physician payment policy in over 20 years. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  3. Digital Health Platform Offers Enhanced Consumer Engagement, Intervention

    Zillion provides the power behind UnitedHealth Group’s successful “Real Appeal” Program By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  4. Leapfrog Study Finds Choice Of Hospital Has Implications For Outcomes

    Hospitals with D or F grades had a nearly 50 percent higher risk of avoidable death. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  5. Vocera’s Experience Innovation Network Releases Its Annual CXO Research Report

    Vocera Communications, Inc., the leading healthcare communications company, today announced that its Experience Innovation Network has released its second annual Chief Experience Officer (CXO) Report, “The Rise of the Healthcare Chief Experience Officer.”

  6. Key Organizations Come Together In Support Of Patient-Centered And Interoperable Health IT

    The National Association for Trusted Exchange (NATE) and CommonWell Health Alliance recently announced that each would become a member of the other’s organization.

  7. CMS Webinar Highlights New IT Requirements For CPC+ Initiative

    Six health IT requirements are in place for participants in the new program. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  8. Fitbit Facing FDA Scrutiny As It Eyes Clinical Technology

    As the fitness tracker moves into medical gadgets, it risks flagging the attention of the FDA By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  9. CFO, CXO Summit To Take Place In May And October

    marcus evans recently announced the upcoming CFO and CXO summits featuring topics and workshops directed at senior healthcare executives. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  10. New York’s E-Prescribing Mandate Largely Successful

    So far, the health system in the state of New York has seen few issues with its recently mandated e-prescribing system. By Katie Wike, contributing writer