Current Headlines

  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. Correlation Between Improved Health Outcomes, Medicaid Expansion Found
    8/23/2016

    The expansion was associated with an increase in access to primary care. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  4. Predictive Analytics Can Help Coordinate Care
    8/23/2016

    Medalogix founder Dan Hogan weighs in on the role of predictive analytics. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  5. Study Finds Need For PHM For Hypertension
    8/22/2016

    Almost one-third of all adults worldwide suffer from hypertension. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  6. How Location-Based IT Could Re-Invent Healthcare Security
    8/22/2016

    One pharmaceutical company has implemented endpoint security to protect users. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  7. Banner Health Breach Leads To Class-Action Suit
    8/19/2016

    Latest attack demonstrates the potential costs of a data breach beyond lost data. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  8. HIT Costs Rose 40% Per Physician Since 2009
    8/19/2016

    Healthcare technology costs now top $32,500 per physician. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  9. Nearly All Outpatient Facilities Now Have EHRs
    8/18/2016

    HIMSS reports that nearly 100 percent of outpatient facilities are now using electronic records. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  10. Low Income Patients, Seniors, Not Using Digital Health
    8/18/2016

    According to two recent studies, certain populations are not being reached by digital health including senior citizens and low income patients. By Katie Wike, contributing writer