Texas A&M-Dell academy to launch later this year aims to train medical pros on the latest healthcare technology -- and serve doctors moving into IT roles.By Susan Nunziata Community Editor, 8/1/20143 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Even one insecure text message can be expensive, as one North Carolina facility discovered. It's time for healthcare organizations to implement efficient, secure communication systems.By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 7/28/20145 comments | Read | Post a Comment
While most businesses still view wearable computers as little more than toys, healthcare has embraced them. Check out these interesting examples. By Rodney Brown Editor, The Mobility Hub, 7/28/201419 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Bipartisan Senate Appropriations Committee wants an investigation into poor interoperability, possible "information blocking" in electronic health records.By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 7/26/20148 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Electronic medical record vendors need to take a clue from video game design. It's time to deliver intuitive, simple to learn, and easy to use EHR technology.By Mony Weschler MA, EMT-P, CPHIMS, FHIMSS, CIIP, Chief Applications Strategist & Architect, Applications Technology Services, Montefiore Medical Center, 7/24/20148 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Big data shows lots of promise in researchers' hands. By getting this insight to clinicians, it can really improve and save lives, says Dr. Paul Wallace of Optum Labs.By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 7/22/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
IBM and Apple hope to use existing partnerships with healthcare software vendor Epic Systems and doctors' love for their iPhones and iPads to build an iOS healthcare software empire.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare, 7/21/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Healthcare is warming up to cloud services, and that means extra vigilance. Here's what you should be doing at a minimum to keep data safe.By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 7/17/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Electronic medical records help healthcare organizations improve patient care, but lack of standardization could cause safety and security problems.By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 7/14/20147 comments | Read | Post a Comment
VistA Core modernization and modularization will prepare the Veterans Administration's electronic health records system for the future.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare, 7/3/20143 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Healthcare organizations are taking advantage of the delay in a variety of ways, such as training more staff, improving documentation integrity, and conducting more robust testing, according to a survey.By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 6/30/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
IT Salary Survey 2014: NetworkingData center managers make slightly more than networking professionals, with middle-aged men on the coasts faring best. Both staff and management are optimistic about their career paths.