The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is counting on physicians to offer insights into complaints about the da Vinci robot, which is under scrutiny in lawsuits and medical board reviews as never before. >>>
Nearly 43% of respondents surveyed by the Premier Healthcare Alliance say their organizations will make their biggest capital investments in healthcare information technology and telecommunications in 2013, up 21% from two years ago. >>>
Hospital and health system CIOs recognize that the IT help desk must ramp up its ability to support clinical applications. At a few institutions, those changes are well under way. >>>
The latest upgrades to the federally operated Hospital Compare website include embedded spreadsheets containing data on a variety of new measures such as readmissions and value-based purchasing scores for nearly 3,000 hospitals. >>>
In the aftermath of the marathon bombings, hospitals in Boston have been using Facebook to communicate with patients, family, and staff. The social media tool is proving to be a powerful way to communicate in a time of crisis. >>>
The deal by which the insurer Highmark will buy West Penn Alleghany Health System is described by Pennsylvania's insurance commissioner as the most complex and extensive in his agency's history. The new entity will be renamed Allegheny Health Network. >>>
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