Current Headlines

  1. Hospital HIE Improving
    8/31/2015

    According to a recent report, overall communication and data exchange between hospitals has increased in the last year. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  2. Patient Engagement Boosted By Internet Tools
    8/31/2015

    Web-based platforms that offer information and allow communication between patients and providers boost engagement. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  3. Can The ONC Achieve Full Interoperability In 10 Years?
    8/28/2015

    Very few doctors think so, according to a survey by document management company Scrypt. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  4. Digital Health Center Coming To Denver
    8/28/2015

    Healthcare partnership has acquired a full city block of land in Denver’s RiNo area. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  5. The Sullivan Institute For Healthcare Innovation Releases Gaps In Care Survey
    8/28/2015

    The Louis W. Sullivan Institute for Healthcare Innovation, which is dedicated to distributing health information technology innovation to transform quality and efficiency of healthcare delivery worldwide, announced the release of a new industry survey.

  6. Thrival Festival, UPMC Enterprises and the University of Pittsburgh Innovation Institute partner to attract, recruit local health and wellness-focused startups
    8/27/2015

    The Thrival Innovation + Music Festival is partnering with UPMC Enterprises and the University of Pittsburgh Innovation Institute to create an interactive workshop on Thursday, September 24, focused on health and wellness-related startups interested in investment, mentorship, and capacity-building opportunities with the global health system.

  7. American Well Kiosks Expand Healthcare Access
    8/27/2015

    Telehealth kiosks are rapidly becoming a key part of national employer healthcare programs, retail healthcare, and health system outreach strategies, according to telehealth leader American Well. In fact, consultancy IHS projects the U.S. market for healthcare kiosks will rise from roughly 10,000 kiosks in 2015 to over 36,000 annually by 2020.

  8. AHIMA’s Virtual Data Summit: Practice, Accuracy Key To Get The Most Out Of Data For ICD-10 Implementation And Beyond
    8/27/2015

    The impending transition to ICD-10 and the need to ensure coder productivity through practice and to maintain a high level of accurate detail were the focus of the American Health Information Management Association’s (AHIMA) first Virtual Data Summit.

  9. Mobile Drug Inquiry System To Cut Errors
    8/27/2015

    A study published by the Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology showed use of a mobile drug inquiry system reduced errors and improved adherence. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  10. Partnership Allows Patients To Automatically Import Medication Lists
    8/27/2015

    The collaboration will help improve patient engagement and medication safety. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

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