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HIPAA Violations: Don't Be A Headline
Stephen Treglia, Legal Counsel, Absolute Software
No HIPAA violation case has ever gone to court, for interesting reasons. Here's advice on avoiding violations in the first place.
By Stephen Treglia Legal Counsel, Absolute Software, 9/16/2014
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Personalized Medicine Rests On Cloud At H.D. Smith
Peter Bendor-Samuel, Founder and CEO, Everest Group
As-a-service infrastructure, apps enable healthcare distributor to focus more on core business innovations, says H.D. Smith CIO David Guzman.
By Peter Bendor-Samuel Founder and CEO, Everest Group, 9/16/2014
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How Electronic Health Records Can Improve Outcomes
Michael A.M. Davies, Founder & Chairman, Endeavour Partners
EHRs must do much more than simply replace paper charts. By enhancing them with personal health record features, we can create a new tool that deepens patient engagement.
By Michael A.M. Davies Founder & Chairman, Endeavour Partners, 9/16/2014
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IT-Enhanced Care Coordination Really Works
Paul Cerrato,
The fact that it doesn't always cut costs shouldn't stop healthcare providers from pushing ahead.
By Paul Cerrato , 9/11/2014
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Apple Watch And The Threat To Rolex
Chris Murphy, Editor, InformationWeek
Watchmakers are now firmly in the software business, like it or not. You probably are, too.
By Chris Murphy Editor, InformationWeek, 9/11/2014
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ONC Releases Final EHR Guidelines
Alison Diana, Senior Editor
Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT abandons voluntary 2015 criteria and instead adds flexibility to 2014 EHR certification criteria.
By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 9/10/2014
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Intel Points Wearables, Big Data At Cancer Research
Michael Endler, Associate Editor,
At IDF, Intel execs discuss how an Intel-powered Internet of Things could lead to personalized cancer treatments.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor,, 9/10/2014
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Who Owns EHR Data?
Alison Diana, Senior Editor
The owners of electronic health records aren't necessarily the patients. How much control should patients have?
By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 9/9/2014
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Aging Of America: Internet To The Rescue
Howard Anderson, Senior Lecturer, Harvard Business School
We're running out of money, not technology solutions.
By Howard Anderson Senior Lecturer, Harvard Business School, 9/9/2014
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Health IT Interoperability Requires Industry Collaboration
Joyce Sensmeier, VP of Informatics, HIMSS
For data and systems interoperability to become widespread, both government and private stakeholders must clear roadblocks.
By Joyce Sensmeier VP of Informatics, HIMSS, 9/9/2014
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Ebola Fight Hampered By Poor Analytics
Ellis Booker, Technology Journalist
Researchers and clinicians need better data to supplement sketchy reports from the field about Ebola's spread.
By Ellis Booker Technology Journalist, 9/8/2014
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Healthcare IT: Stop Sending PCs To Landfills
James Deck, CEO, MTS Healthcare
Stand up and say it with me: "It's not OK that my apps and data aren't everywhere I go, on every device I use."
By James Deck CEO, MTS Healthcare, 9/8/2014
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Alison Diana, Senior Editor
Hackers breached a test server, reportedly affecting no records, but the repercussions could spread across many medical organizations.
By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 9/6/2014
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Humana's LeClaire: The Quantifiable CIO
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
Humana CIO Brian LeClaire loves his Fitbit at home -- and leans heavily on mobile, social, cloud, and analytics at work.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 9/5/2014
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Personal Healthcare: Big Data Great, Small Data Better
Larry Stofko,
Big data holds unlimited promise in healthcare, but first we must make small data seamless, simple, and inexpensive.
By Larry Stofko , 9/5/2014
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Why The Industrial IoT Must Be Mobile
Kurt Marko, Contributing Editor
The Internet of Things demands reliable connectivity, yet standards are up in the air. Here's what that means for your strategy.
By Kurt Marko Contributing Editor, 9/4/2014
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5 Avoidable Roadblocks To Digital Projects
Josh Oakhurst, Chief Strategy Officer, Skookum Digital Works
These common roadblocks don't have to kill projects. Here's how to maneuver around them.
By Josh Oakhurst Chief Strategy Officer, Skookum Digital Works, 9/3/2014
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Hillary Clinton Talks Tech: 9 Facts
Michael Endler, Associate Editor,
Hillary Clinton explained how she sees technology fitting into the recovering US economy, at Nexenta OpenSDx conference. Here are nine things we learned.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor,, 9/2/2014
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Seattle Children's Hospital CIO: Donít Call Me Superman
Alison Diana, Senior Editor
Seattle Children's SVP/CIO Wes Wright says IT needs more Clark Kents and fewer Supermans to get real work done.
By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 9/2/2014
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UPMC CIO Dan Drawbaugh Moves On
David F Carr, Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare
Drawbaugh, whose inventive approach to healthcare IT and revenue creation earned UPMC a No. 1 ranking in the 2013 InformationWeek 500, is leaving his role after 18 years.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare, 8/28/2014
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