- August 28, 2012
Dan Prevost of Arcadia Solutions discusses the impact of the enhanced requirements of stage 2 meaningful use.
- August 20, 2012
PODCAST: Zynx Health survey shows clinical decision support for ACO participation lacking in heart failure, pneumonia measures.
- July 19, 2012
An appropriations bill wending its way through the U.S. House of Representatives calls to terminate AHRQ. The health care group NAPH fires back.
- July 11, 2012
The FCC's mobile body area network (MBAN) rules affect both patients and providers in today's health care space. Learn how in this podcast.
- June 28, 2012
ACOs, other trends to stay strong in wake of U.S. Supreme Court’s Affordable Care Act ruling, says HIMSS.
- June 26, 2012
State and federal HIT leaders say Direct patient data exchange good for the near term for getting through meaningful use, but evolving quality initiatives will require much more.
- March 30, 2012
Mobile devices have added a new dynamic to privacy and security issues. Panelists at an ONC roundtable gave advice on best practices to address those issues.
- February 16, 2012
Health leaders at a recent conference agree that portals, not personal health records, could be the game-changer that spurs patient engagement and meaningful use compliance.
- January 15, 2012
A recent Facebook data breach underscores a need for Web traffic monitoring in health care IT's expanding role of enabling HIPAA compliance. Here one provider offers some advice.
- November 29, 2011
As RSNA 2011 broadens its focus to see how specialists integrate with fellow health care providers, radiologists take on a greater role in adverse events disclosures.
- November 14, 2011
EHR safety will likely get new scrutiny in the wake of an Institute of Medicine report. It remains to be seen if the FDA, ONC, TJC or some other entity will do the watchdog work.
- September 27, 2011
A biomedical engineer is launching a new site where medical device safety data is more accessible and searchable than on government sites. Future plans include a ratings system.
- September 20, 2011
A new safety committee is advising the FDA on theoretical scenarios that could eventually regulate biomedical device and EHR interoperability. CIOs should get prepared now.
- September 07, 2011
EHRevents.org offers health care providers a place to file adverse event reports concerning EHR technology. Reports will be forwarded to the FDA, which wants to track EHR safety.
- August 31, 2011
While a survey of 2,700 U.S. adults shows that some patient concerns about health data security in EHR systems are warranted, physicians can still help allay unwarranted fears.