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  1. Survey Finds Patients View HIEs As A Privacy Threat
    4/22/2015

    Patients who responded to a recent survey indicate a belief that health information exchanges are a threat to privacy and will worsen security. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  2. Are HIEs Beneficial?
    4/14/2015

    A recent study shows that, while health information exchanges are widely believed to improve patient care and outcomes, there is little evidence that these benefits actually exist. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  3. Studies Blast PHI Security
    3/31/2015

    Healthcare is dead last in terms of security and that could mean costly consequences. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  4. HIEs Improved In 2014
    3/27/2015

    According to a report from The Louis W. Sullivan Institute for Healthcare Innovation, HIEs improved in several areas in 2014, including data exchange. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  5. Are You Investing In IT This Year?
    3/20/2015

    The majority of healthcare organizations are planning to make significant IT investments in 2015. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  6. Premera Data Breach Could Impact Millions
    3/19/2015

    Healthcare’s latest data breach once again highlights the need for heightened attention to data security. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  7. No Evidence HIEs Improve Costs
    3/18/2015

    A recent study has found a lack of evidence that HIEs actually reduce costs or improve quality of care. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  8. HIT Feeling The Weight Of Government Regulations
    3/17/2015

    Regulatory mandates dictate IT decision making and exceed IT administrators' skill sets. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  9. Impact Of HIEs Still Unknown
    3/13/2015

    Research has yet to demonstrate benefits and cost savings attributed to HIE use. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  10. Survey Names Top 4 Specialty HIE Vendors
    3/11/2015

    A Black Book study provides insight into future HIE spending and expansion. By Christine Kern, contributing writer