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March 20, 2020
COVID-19 is introducing new weaknesses to healthcare systems and providing new opportunities for cybercriminals.
February 20, 2020
Two major health systems hired chief digital officers recently. Analysts say the decision could signal a shift in how healthcare organizations are tackling innovation.
December 17, 2019
Longtime Boston-based health IT expert John Halamka will move on from his role at Beth Israel Lahey Health for a new role leading Mayo Clinic's digital healthcare effort.
October 04, 2019
A successful change management strategy should include creating a group to mitigate inevitable technology implementation pain points, according to healthcare leaders.
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Real-time location services offer many benefits in the healthcare setting. However, work still needs to be done in this area and with this technology. Experts from Kaiser Permanente explain. Continue Reading
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Indu Subaiya, M.D., talks about digital transformation, the intersection of healthcare and consumer tech and how directing short films has informed her work in health IT. Continue Reading
A North Carolina health system uses a care activation platform from Twine Health Inc., to coordinate care of patients with hypertension and reduce symptoms and hospital visits. Continue Reading
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The American Medical Collection Agency data breach exposed the hazard of dealing with service providers. Here are six steps on how to better manage third-party vendors. Continue Reading
Industry consolidation, tech reporting mandates, heavy workloads and 'EHR fatigue' are causing high levels of stress and work dissatisfaction among healthcare professionals, experts say. Continue Reading
An emerging crop of digital transformation consulting firms such as VertitechIT and Quisitive aims to help enterprises navigate the technical and cultural rigors of change. Continue Reading