Current Headlines

  1. Patients Draw The Line At Mobile Sharing
    2/12/2016

    While many patients are enthusiastic about making appointments or receiving medication reminders through their mobile devices, few are willing to share personal health data on them. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  2. On-Demand Healthcare Investment Could Reach $1 Billion In 2017
    2/12/2016

    The “Uberization” of healthcare. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  3. Healthcare Miscommunication Costs 2,000 Lives And $1.7 Billion
    2/11/2016

    Total numbers are probably higher according to new research. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  4. Rural Healthcare Endangered
    2/11/2016

    Close to one-third of all U.S. rural hospitals are “vulnerable to closure” in 2016. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  5. Children’ Hospital Of Pittsburgh Of UPMC Selected As 2015 HIMSS Enterprise Davies Award Recipient
    2/11/2016

    Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC has been named a 2015 HIMSS Enterprise Davies Award recipient.. The Davies Awards program promotes electronic health record-enabled improvement in patient outcomes through sharing of case studies and lessons learned across a wide range of efforts, including implementation strategies, workflow design, best practice development and adherence, and patient engagement that have improved care outcomes for patients.

  6. New Release Supports Drivers' Licenses, Receipts & Field Recognition On Documents
    2/11/2016

    A2iA (@A2iA), an award-winning developer of software for the worldwide data capture, document processing, and payment systems markets, released a new version of A2iA Mobility, its patented software toolkit dedicated to offline mobile data recognition and image analysis.

  7. Huntsville Hospital Selects STANLEY Healthcare’s AeroScout Solution For Enterprise-Wide Hand Hygiene Compliance Monitoring
    2/11/2016

    STANLEY Healthcare, a market leading provider of visibility solutions and analytics for the healthcare industry, announced recently that Huntsville Hospital in Huntsville, Alabama is deploying its AeroScout Hand Hygiene Compliance Monitoring* solution enterprise-wide, following a successful pilot in one of its nine cardiac units.

  8. Health Systems Take Steps To RTLS Success At HIMSS16 With Versus
    2/11/2016

    Versus Technology, Inc., the leading provider of real-time locating solutions (RTLS) for healthcare, will offer a path to operational efficiency at HIMSS16 booth #5246.

  9. Bottomline Technologies Announces Next Generation Healthcare Privacy And Data Security Solution
    2/11/2016

    Bottomline Technologies (NASDAQ:EPAY), a leading provider of cloud-based payment, invoice, digital banking and healthcare solutions today announced that its Healthcare Privacy and Data Security solution has expanded capabilities that enable hospitals to better protect themselves and their patients data from the growing threat posed by the misuse of valid user credentials.

  10. CONNECT Bill Would Extend Telehealth Services Via Medicare
    2/10/2016

    The bipartisan bill would help providers meet the goals of MACRA with telehealth options. By Christine Kern, contributing writer