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July 17, 2018
Chris Nerney

Study reveals gaps in data exchange between hospitals with many shared patients

"HIE is not developing in a way that facilitates information exchange where it might benefit the most patients," researchers conclude.
July 13, 2018
Chris Nerney

CMS proposed rule aims to boost telehealth

“We’re not intending to replace office visits but rather to augment them and provide new access points for patients,” Administrator Seema Verma said.
July 11, 2018
Chris Nerney

Cleveland Clinic offers Apple Health Records app to patients

Medical center joins Penn Medicine, Johns Hopkins, and others in extending EHR access to iPhones.
July 06, 2018
Chris Nerney

In South Carolina, FHIR enables healthcare collaboration

"The specific problem we were trying to address is the lack of a standard data model across institutions to support collaborative work."
July 03, 2018
Chris Nerney

IBM, Aramark collaboration focuses on connected-device ecosystem

Partners say goal is to offer maintenance, security, and support for digital medical devices used by providers and patients.
June 29, 2018
Chris Nerney

CMS is looking for its first Chief Health Informatics Officer

Creation of new executive position is the latest move by federal health agencies to promote interoperability.
June 19, 2018
Chris Nerney

Providers need a holistic approach to medical device security

Expert recommends "coordinated governance approach across security, patient safety, supply chain and biomedical engineering."
June 15, 2018
Chris Nerney

House panel proposes 29 percent cut to ONC budget

Despite slashing ONC spending, Appropriations Committee draft bill calls for increase in budgets for HHS and National Institutes of Health.
June 13, 2018
Chris Nerney

The connected-care disconnect between Medicare patients, health plans

"Many MA members feel they are missing valuable guidance from their plans around digital health data and price transparency," report concludes.
June 06, 2018
Chris Nerney

Is HHS shortchanging healthcare cybersecurity preparedness?

Bipartisan letter from Hill subcommittee leaders expresses concern that turmoil impacts federal agency's cybersecurity capabilities.