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  1. Health IT In July: A Look Back
    8/1/2014

    What was most important to our readers in July? Take a look back at last month by reviewing the 10 most popular articles that appeared on Health IT Outcomes.

  2. McDonald Confirmed As VA Secretary
    8/1/2014

    The Senate has voted unanimously to confirm Bob McDonald as the next Secretary of the Veterans Affairs Department. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  3. IOM Report Questions Doc-Shortage Fears
    8/1/2014

    The Institute of Medicine’s assertion that there is no imminent shortage of physicians has many in the industry crying foul. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  4. HCA Holdings Profits Rise 14%
    8/1/2014

    A combination of higher admissions and benefits from the Affordable Care Act spurred the increase. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  5. NOC Boosts Bandwidth, Critical Operation Of Healthcare Network
    8/1/2014

    Illinois Rural HealthNet (IRHN) selects network operations center to better manage statewide communications network and allow rural facilities to access medical applications and information in real-time. By Karla Paris, contributing writer

  6. Docs Want Sunshine Act Details
    8/1/2014

    A total of 20 healthcare organizations sent a letter to the CMS yesterday asking the agency to elaborate on how information will be shared on the future payment database. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  7. Loyalty Rewards Fail To Keep Patients Engaged
    8/1/2014

    Offering patients rewards for engaging in their own healthcare works in the short term, but research shows the effect quickly wears off. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  8. Federal Workers: HIT Networks Too Complex
    7/31/2014

    According to federal workers, the health IT networks they use are too complex and hinder their performance objectives. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  9. Health Analytics Predicted To Grow At 25% CAGR
    7/31/2014

    Over the next five years, the global market for health analytics is predicted to expand by 25 percent annually. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  10. Google Takes On The Human Body
    7/31/2014

    Google's latest project involves identifying health biomarkers in order to help physicians predict disease. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

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