Scott Mace is a contributing writer for HealthLeaders.
Expanding public-private partnerships, greater data interoperability, more robust supply chains, and streamlining regulations are among the suggestions.
Agency hasn't received reports of adverse events during emergency use, but risks remain.
Patient records, including x-rays, pathology reports, and full PHI are vulnerable to these attacks.
Pandemic-boosted telehealth will persist and provide a reliable revenue stream to rural health systems, yet infrastructure investment is needed to boost Internet access.
UPMC CIO juggles priorities with vaccination rollout and April 5 info blocking rule deadline.
Vendors lack funds for dedicated staff to build quality measures into their software, NQF vice president says.
Technology tools help unite remote workforce, while focus on telehealth and cybersecurity create new demands.
Effect of emergency authorizations, hasty insertion of UV cleaning devices, and remote operation of devices prompt the ECRI Institute to suggest remedies.
8 million healthcare records were exposed, and common computer security vulnerabilities grew by 6%.
Carequality and RSNA pilot programs with early adopters will start by midyear.