Information Technology confidence, spending up across various industries

Information Technology confidence, spending up across various industries

Improvements and stability in business information technology confidence across a range of industries involving healthcare, will drive stronger IT spending growth this year, in...
Survey: Physicians are not ready for Quality Payment Program

Survey: Physicians are not ready for Quality Payment Program

A recent survey of 1,000 physicians discovered that most respondents aren’t ready for the Quality Payment Program (QPP). The survey, conducted by the American Medical...
Seven Regional HIEs complete data exchange contracts

Seven Regional HIEs complete data exchange contracts

Seven regional HIEs or health information exchanges in the upper Midwest are increasing the number of patient records they are sharing through a collaborative...
CHIME provides new certification program for industry executives

CHIME provides new certification program for industry executives

The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) is launching a new certification program that seeks to appreciate the expertise of executives who work...
FTC closes its investigation of Texas Medical Board on telehealth

FTC closes its investigation of Texas Medical Board on telehealth

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has closed its inquiry of whether the Texas Medical Board violated federal antitrust law by adopting rules restricting the...
The use of electronic health records interrupts the doctor-patient connection

FCC emphasized to expand $400 Million cap for Rural Health Care Program

The Universal Service Fund of Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is playing a key role in advancing access to high-quality care in rural America through...
Connect2Health Task Force report mentions ‘critical need’ counties

Connect2Health Task Force report mentions ‘critical need’ counties

The Connect2Health Task Force has issued an update to its research on the availability of broadband health services, recognizing counties in which there is...
Duke University: Handheld device serves cervical cancer screenings

Duke University: Handheld device serves cervical cancer screenings

The researchers of Duke University have established a handheld device for cervical cancer screenings that produces high-quality images on a smartphone or laptop, part...
Rush Health begins ambitious health info exchange project

Rush Health begins ambitious health info exchange project

Rush Health has gone live with a private health info exchange project to share information with three of its hospitals and 800 physician providers. The...
Deficiency of access to health information said to restrict potential of machine learning technology

Deficiency of access to health information said to restrict potential of machine learning technology

As machine learning technology sustains to advance at a rapid pace, providers are excited by the potential of this kind of artificial intelligence to...

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