Dr. John Halamka talks about the Argonaut Project, which aims to bring open standards to the arcane world of healthcare interoperability.By Mark Braunstein Professor of the Practice, Georgia Institute of Technology, 1/26/20153 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Peter Bernhardt of CommonWell Health Alliance, a group of clinical and health IT organizations, talks about its goal of better data exchange and application integration.By Mark Braunstein Professor of the Practice, Georgia Institute of Technology, 1/8/20152 comments | Read | Post a Comment
With the US market hostile to health IT innovation today, entrepreneurs should look to the developing world for markets and opportunities.By Leonard D'Avolio , 1/6/201511 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Long a pioneer in adopting electronic medical records, the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center is on the verge of making them work together in new ways.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare, 1/6/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Does every healthcare department really need around-the-clock access to every file or image, or could security be tightened?By Jutta Williams Corporate Information Assurance Officer and Chief Compliance Officer, Health First, 12/29/20143 comments | Read | Post a Comment
NY-Presbyterian CIO Aurelia Boyer says the need for mobile innovation has driven her back into the application development business, but she wants to keep it manageable.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare, 12/22/20145 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Research shows that wearables and biosensors can help clinicians collect enough data to pinpoint the abnormalities in a patient's biomarkers that require attention.By Paul Cerrato , 12/16/20149 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Nuance aims to improve radiologists' workflow not only through PowerShare image-sharing network but industry regulations embedded in clinical decision software.By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 12/2/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
David McCallie, father of the Direct protocol, discusses the state of interoperability in healthcare with Georgia Tech informaticist Mark Braunstein.By Mark Braunstein Professor of the Practice, Georgia Institute of Technology, 12/1/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
The Office of Civil Rights is not out to get you. But it does expect you to make good-faith efforts at protecting patient data.By Mark Fulford Partner at LBMCís Security & Risk Services, 11/21/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Startups are using big, open data to power apps and tools designed to keep people healthier -- and we're not just talking about Watson.By Joel Gurin Senior Advisor, The Governance Lab, NYU, 11/18/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
For better patient outcomes, start by improving communications among staff members, departments, and patients.By Matthew McKinley Vice President, Business Development, 11/17/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Health IT pros are focused on government mandates and programs, which leaves little time to optimize the new technology they've added over the last few years.By InformationWeek Staff , 11/14/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
InformationWeek 2014 Hybrid Cloud SurveyMixing public and private can deliver the best of both cloud worlds for IT groups that can figure out where workloads work best and address potential security issues.