TechnologyNew Consortium Formed by Six Health Information Exchange Organizations Across the U.S.
Individual and population health improvements is the aim of new Consortium for State and Regional Interoperability, offering a new way...
Covid-19Healthcare Leadership Council Releases Report to Prevent a Repeat of COVID-19 Crisis
Expanding public-private partnerships, greater data interoperability, more robust supply chains, and streamlining regulations are among the suggestions.
TechnologyCyber-Security Report Finds 30 Popular Mobile Health Apps are Vulnerable to API Attack
Patient records, including x-rays, pathology reports, and full PHI are vulnerable to these attacks.
TechnologyIT Leaders Begin Taking Center Stage as Technology Initiatives Drive Organizational Strategies
UPMC CIO juggles priorities with vaccination rollout and April 5 info blocking rule deadline.
TechnologyEHRs Still Have a Ways to Go to Automatically Capture All Quality Data, Quality Experts Say
Vendors lack funds for dedicated staff to build quality measures into their software, NQF vice president says.
InnovationInfo Blocking Resource Center Opens as April 5 Deadline Approaches
Eight industry organizations pool resources, offering a multitude of materials to help healthcare organizations prepare for compliance.
InnovationHIMSS Annual Conference on Track for a Healthy Turnout in Las Vegas
The organization will offer a hybrid event, combining the in-person experience with digital opportunities. HIMSS commits to keeping stakeholders abreast...
TechnologyUPMC CIO: Remote Working and Telehealth Have Forever Changed IT Dynamics
Technology tools help unite remote workforce, while focus on telehealth and cybersecurity create new demands.
Revenue CycleLack of Patient Portal Use Could Hamper COVID-19 Vaccine Scheduling for Seniors
New poll data indicates that revenue cycle leaders should encourage older adults to set up online patient portal accounts or...
TechnologyRadiological Images Take Another Step Toward Easy Sharing
Carequality and RSNA pilot programs with early adopters will start by midyear.
TechnologyHospitals Must Prepare as Security and Privacy Concerns Increase in 2021
Pandemic drives the need for app-driven collaboration platforms that guard against breaches.
TechnologyTaskforce Focuses on Post-COVID Interoperability Lessons
The Sequoia Project kicks off group made of HIEs and health systems with focus on how healthcare interoperability can benefit...