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  1. Accurate Readmissions Predictions Are Now Possible
    4/5/2017

    Partnership provides hospitals in North Carolina with earlier, better readmission predictions. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  2. Will Robots Redesign Healthcare Policy?
    4/4/2017

    How robotics has the power to transform healthcare. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  3. Cybersecurity Report Shows 320% Increase In Hacking Attacks In 2016
    4/3/2017

    Ransomware is now a prominent threat to hospitals. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  4. 25% Of Healthcare Organizations Don’t Encrypt Patient Data In The Cloud
    3/31/2017

    Cloud encryption alone is not enough; it must be paired with tougher regulation. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  5. HIMSS Finds IT-Priority Disconnect Between Providers And Vendors
    3/22/2017

    Results reinforce the positive impact of health IT on the economy but finds challenges ahead. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  6. EHRs Top Priority List For Healthcare CIOs
    3/21/2017

    KPMG survey finds optimizing EHRs and population health among leading priorities. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  7. National Record Locator Service Adds Vendors To Expand Nationwide Interoperability
    3/17/2017

    NRLS now allows providers to locate and share records for 230 million patients in real time. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  8. A Breach A Day May Keep Patients Away
    3/8/2017

    2017 has seen an average of one health data breach per day to date. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  9. Slavitt: Health IT Industry Needs To “Do Better”
    3/7/2017

    Improvements in Health IT capabilities have not translated into better quality of care. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  10. Threat Catalogue Helps Categorize Cyber Threats
    3/3/2017

    Catalogue aligns threats to HITRUST CSF Controls to boost effectiveness of risk analyses. By Christine Kern, contributing writer