- April 18, 2013
To improve quality of care and cut costs, payers must align incentives and share longitudinal patient data with providers.
- April 15, 2013
SIEM systems prove a proactive -- not reactive -- way to monitor HIPAA compliance and dodge security threats to patients' data.
- February 27, 2013
Recent anecdotes have underscored health IT safety issues, but a new report says tech is a key way to improve patient safety.
- January 25, 2013
Listen to this podcast on patient engagement strategies with Healthcare Experience Design conference organizer Amy Cueva.
- January 24, 2013
Health IT leaders might not have come away from CES with much, but vendors are getting creative with personal data mining in health care.
- January 08, 2013
Seth Pazinski from the ONC gives an update on the agency’s recently released plan on EHR patient safety.
- January 08, 2013
ONC's Seth Pazinski gives the 411 on the agency's 'Health IT Patient Safety Action & Surveillance Plan for Public Comment' about EHR patient safety.
- November 14, 2012
The ONC's list of clinical quality measures adds new wrinkles to EHR certification that could leave some vendors out of the game.
- November 06, 2012
Providers, EHR vendors will have to work out health data interoperability issues to survive under new Massachusetts ACO law.
- November 02, 2012
Telemedicine services may enable time-strapped docs to do more with fewer resources, but questions remain about how to use systems effectively.
- October 31, 2012
E-Patient Dave: Plenty of IT tools promise improved patient engagement, but doctors still have some heavy lifting if they want to accomplish it.
- October 12, 2012
Physicians get nervous at the thought of patients seeing their notes, but the OpenNotes patient engagement pilot suggests those fears are misplaced.
- October 05, 2012
Coordinated care models will place a premium on extracting meaning from data, but not everyone agrees on the best role for health data analytics.
- September 20, 2012
AHIMA's guide aims to help physicians and coding community increase patient engagement with health records as well as boost health literacy.
- September 12, 2012
Following the implementation of Blue Button among veterans, policymakers bring patient engagement tools to the public.