Tips to tackle the biggest cyber challenge hospitals face: medical device security
The ECRI Institute put managing medical device cybersecurity threats at numero uno on its 2018 list of top 10 challenges facing healthcare.
NHS to offer Skype consultations for new mums affected by mental ill health
WhatsApp doc: Legal and practical perspectives of using mobile messaging
Trump signs spending bill into law: Here are health IT's biggest wins
Congressional leaders passed the spending bill last night, after a 5-hour government shutdown. Senate passed the spending bill around 1:45 a.m. with a 71-28 vote, while the House pushed through the legislation at about 5:30 this morning with a 240-186 vote.
Bill gives providers relief in Meaningful Use, MIPS programs
AMIA wants more specificity from FDA decision support guidance
24% of physicians can't identify phishing emails: 5 things to know
HIT Think How University of Utah Health uses IT to treat sepsis faster
Electronic Health Records: a “Quadruple Win,” a “Quadruple Failure,” or Simply Time for a Reboot?
Changes to telehealth reimbursement, Meaningful Use included in House short-term funding proposal
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CHIME Opioid Task Force Launches to Discuss Community Health
The CHIME Opioid Task Force seeks to prevent and treat opioid addiction by harnessing the data and knowledge of healthcare CIOs.
Health IT adoption has positive effect on medical outcomes
Texas HIE to Link Social Determinants of Health to Patient EHRs
The pilot project will allow for more holistic patient care by incorporating data on social determinants of health into patient EHRs.
ACR project to test use of algorithms in cancer screening
KLAS research shows age of users affects perceptions of EHRs
New venture with Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway worried JPMorgan's healthcare clients, report says
When it comes to medical records, experts see the potential for Apple to succeed where others have failed
Yale professors say AI will be a ‘powerful tool’ for pathology in a value-based world
Healthcare made up 26% of January's data breaches
Digital command center for EHR implementation gains efficiencies and saves $100,000
Key facilitators of digital health adoption include resources and training, access to accurate data