Google is quietly infiltrating medicine — but what rules will it play by?
2019 predictions: UK digital health leaders on what lies ahead
Your data was probably stolen in cyberattack in 2018 – and you should care
Most U.S. patients not using online medical portals
Pharmacy refill data helps providers detect medication non-adherence
Microsoft, Google use artificial intelligence to fight hackers
HIT Think How AI can fit into healthcare’s priorities in 2019
3 Predictions for Virtual Care in 2019
Readers tell us what trends will have the greatest impact on telehealth in the year ahead.
Devices That Will Invade Your Life in 2019 (and What’s Overhyped)
- Jan. 3, 2019
KLAS ranks population health management vendors on partnering and guidance
HHS Pain Management Task Force Recommends Improvements to PDMPs
Hospitals Spend 64% More on Advertising After a Data Breach
The costs are associated with efforts to repair the hospital’s image and minimize patient loss to competitors; researchers say it could be avoided with better data security.
Machine learning enables physical activity data to be re-identified
HIT Think Three important goals for health IT in 2019
As tech companies move into health care, here’s what to watch in 2019
Our bodies, our tech companies
January 2nd, 2019
How Did Our Medical Notes Become So Useless?
Oak Street Health decision support system reduces readmissions by 26%
The push for interoperability gains new urgency in 2019
HHS Releases Best Practice Healthcare Cybersecurity Guidelines
The goal is to outline practical security methods to cost effectively reduce cyber risk within health organizations, from local clinics to major health systems.
HL7 Releases FHIR Version 4.0 for Healthcare Interoperability
HL7 FHIR R4 contains the first normative content for the interoperability standard, creating a firm foundation for the healthcare IT industry.
HL7 releases FHIR 4
HL7 publishes normative version of FHIR standard
I want my Digital Twin, not an Electronic Health Record
EHR: Maintenance Logs in the Cloud
EHR Use Helps to Reduce Hospital Readmissions, Length of Stays
Research suggests hospitals engaging in EHR use to fulfill federal regulations achieve improvements in patient health outcomes.
3 common high-security cyber risks for healthcare facilities
• Endpoint leakage
• Excessive user permissions
User Authentication Most Common Cyber Risk for Hospitals, Health Systems
Excessive user permissions and endpoint leaks round out the top three security vulnerabilities found in health systems and hospitals by Clearwater CyberIntelligence Institute.
HHS issues voluntary healthcare cybersecurity practices
HIT Think 10 targets for sharpening HIT’s aim for the 2020s
How 'cranky comments' can help spot CDS alert errors
Rule-based alerts in the electronic health record could help notify physicians of risks such as adverse drug interactions or nudge them to add relevant information to the EHR.