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  • RSNA 2016: to cloud or not to cloud

    Shaun Sutner - News and Features Writer 02 Dec 2016
  • CHICAGO - Scott Seidelmann, founder and CEO of Candescent Health, a cloud medical imaging service vendor and sort of spin-off of cloud EHR vendor athenahealth, Inc., got off a plane and headed ...

  • Barriers to population health management tech platforms

    Kristen Lee - News Writer 22 Nov 2016
  • Due to the ever-changing regulatory landscape and the focus on managing the health of populations, IT vendors have taken several different approaches when it comes to population health management ...

  • Health data breaches down in October

    Tayla Holman - Associate Site Editor 18 Nov 2016
  • The number of health data breaches decreased for the second month in a row following a summer that saw a record number of breaches, according to the Protenus Breach Barometer. There were 35 ...

  • ONC to Congress: Get moving on interoperability

    Kristen Lee - News Writer 17 Nov 2016
  • Although EHR use is up, more work needs to be done on interoperability. The Office of the National Coordinator of Health Information Technology (ONC)  has submitted a report to Congress on the ...

  • ONC health IT report: EHR use up, but work remains

    Tayla Holman - Associate Site Editor 11 Nov 2016
  • The 2016 annual report from Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology found that the use of EHR technology has dramatically increased in the past eight years. The report ...

  • The CHIME bell sounds

    Shaun Sutner - News and Features Writer 07 Nov 2016
  • PHOENIX -- Yes, the CHIME 2016 Fall Forum, the College of Health Information Management Executives' biggest annual conference, came with a soundtrack. And we're not talking Foreigner, the 70s-rock ...

  • Mobile may be key to addressing top healthcare business goals

    Kristen Lee - News Writer 03 Nov 2016
  • Mobile technologies may be the key to helping healthcare CIOs achieve top-of-mind business goals. A recent survey of over 100 health IT leaders found that the three main initiatives healthcare CIOs ...