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Stage 2 meaningful use to show ’deference’ to panel proposals
The rule that details the requirements for stage 2 of meaningful use will "look a lot like" the measures that the...
Web Exclusive: 5 Ways to Boost Physician Acceptance of EHRs
Hospitals run the risk of losing some physicians if electronic health record system implementation becomes more of an...
Web Exclusive: Is the Healthcare Technology Arms Race Over?
Healthcare organizations have been investing heavily in the latest diagnosis and treatment technology in order to show...
Web Exclusive: Kindred to Pay $218 Million for Hospitals, Nursing Homes
Kindred Healthcare announced plans this week to acquire five long-term acute care hospitals in Southern California...
Web Exclusive: Bills Address EHR Payments for Multi-Campus Hospitals
A second federal bill seeks to "clarify the application of electronic health record payment incentives" for...
Magazine: Unlikely Allies
Meaningful use creates an opportunity for health insurers to partner with providers.
Healthcare's radical improver
Jonathan Bush, chairman and CEO of Athenahealth, says the problem with U.S. healthcare is that there's "no...
Hospitals Should Include IT Recovery in Disaster Planning
If a hospital staged a disaster drill for a hurricane, chances are the exercise would focus on the actions of...
Magazine: The Expanding Data Bridge
A dispute among key members will not derail the Cincinnati-based HealthBridge data exchange, says CEO Bob Steffel.
Magazine: Letters to the Editor
I enjoyed your article "Would Patients Pony Up?" (May 2007). The answer is: yes, provided they feel that their personal...