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...
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...
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...
Athenahealth takes a huge initiative for more HIT innovation

Athenahealth takes a huge initiative for more HIT innovation

Ambulatory and hospital electronic health records (EHRs) vendor athenahealth is providing space in its San Francisco office for as many as 200 entrepreneurs to...
FTC closes its investigation of Texas Medical Board on telehealth

Mentors must seek to strengthen weak regions of up-and-comers

Healthcare information technology leaders have myriad issues to solve in their daily lives, and those urgent demands often drown out the requirement to recognize...
Data center market suffers as more agencies choose cloud computing

Data center market suffers as more agencies choose cloud computing

Cloud computing sustains to take a bite out of the data center market, as latest projections from Gartner Inc. indicate barely any spending growth...
ONC reviews the Healthcare interoperability standards measurement framework

ONC reviews the Healthcare interoperability standards measurement framework

The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology is seeking public comments on a proposed industry-wide measurement framework developed to assess the execution...

Study asserts Hospital Compare errs on AMI mortality amounts at certain facilities

The Hospital Compare website, operated by the CMS (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services), is meant to assist people learn about the quality of...

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