Week of 17 Apr 2017 HL7 standards work slowed by lack of financial support, leaders say (17 Apr 2017)
Leaders of HL7, the international health IT standards organization, say HL7 standards development is being held back by lack of financial support from some industry organizations.
Week of 27 Mar 2017 Arrival of new HHS healthcare tech boss could augur big changes at ONC (30 Mar 2017)
President Trump's appointment of former GOP congressman John Fleming, M.D., to a newly created health technology post could portend ONC downsizing and MACRA changes.
Week of 20 Mar 2017 Experts not surprised that EHR patient safety issues top ECRI report (23 Mar 2017)
Experts were not surprised by the recently published ECRI report on patient safety issues. In fact, experts agreed these issues have been around for a while.
VA launches collaborative 3D printing hospital network (20 Mar 2017)
The Department of Veterans Affairs is collaborating with a 3D printer manufacturer to encourage surgical planning and anatomical modeling for personalized healthcare.
Week of 27 Feb 2017 New Epic EHR systems to carry lower prices, aimed at smaller hospitals (01 Mar 2017)
New, more minimalist versions of the Epic EHR system will feature lower prices, though also less functionality. And these will be aimed at smaller hospitals, according to Epic.
Week of 30 Jan 2017 Accountable care organization model will likely survive ACA repeal (02 Feb 2017)
As congressional Republicans push ACA repeal, accountable care organizations appear safe because of bipartisan support for value-based care and reimbursement.
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