Cloud Apps In The Real World
Not every clinical app is right for the cloud, but these two case studies offer some insights into what does work.
HIPAA Pain: How To Cope
Although providers worry about hugh fines for leaking patient data, keeping this information secure isn't that hard--but it soon will be.
How EHRs Feed The Clinical Research Pipeline
Natural language processing programs can now data mine e-records to help locate the best candidates for clinical trials. Several major healthcare organizations have taken notice.
Want Career Advancement? Try Health IT
The demand for health IT skills and experience is fueling career advancement and job opportunities at all levels, according to recruiters and hiring managers.
Is The Cloud Safe For Health Apps?
Some healthcare providers are still hesitant to put patient data and clinical apps in the cloud. Here's how they cope with their angst.
Can Health IT Fix The Evidence Gap?
It's impossible for clinicians to stay up to date on every medical innovation. But certain technologies and practices can help them stay current.
10 Healthcare IT Innovators: InformationWeek 500
InformationWeek 500 healthcare companies and hospitals are using technology in inventive ways to improve care. These innovations include a unique virtual reality system for burn victims, "Smart Rooms," and a customized program to track application and system performance problems. Take a quick peek at 10 of these IT initiatives in our slideshow.