Profile of Marianne Kolbasuk McGeeSenior Writer, InformationWeek
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Marianne Kolbasuk McGee is a former editor for InformationWeek.
Articles by Marianne Kolbasuk McGee
posted in October 2005
The recommendations, set forth by the Commission on System Interoperability, are designed to develop, implement, and foster the secure nationwide exchange of electronic medical information.
IBM is giving 150,000 employees and their families access to E-health records, which they can share with doctors and other health-care providers. IBM views it as a business investment--a healthy employee with a healthy family is a more productive employee.
Startup looks to acquisitions to bring 'disruptive change' to health care
The contracts were awarded to three private-public groups that will create and evaluate processes involved with advancing the adoption of standards for features in healthcare IT products.
Changes in U.S. Department of Health and Human Services regulations
would let doctors accept donations of health IT products from hospitals and other such entities.
Revolution Health Group has acquired several start-up firms and has made equity investments in others as part of a plan to unleash a new consumer-oriented health portal and other services next year.
IT and telecom professionals were considerably more optimistic about their jobs in September than workers in most other sectors, according to a new survey of more than 9,400 employees in several industries.