Profile of Alison DianaSenior Editor
Member Since: 11/18/2013
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Alison Diana has written about technology and business for more than 20 years. She was editor, contributors, at Internet Evolution; editor-in-chief of 21st Century IT; and managing editor, sections, at CRN. She has also written for eWeek, Baseline Magazine, Redmond Channel Partner, ZDE's custom group, and CIO Insight, as well as many of the industry's leading vendors and channel organizations. Alison, who lives in Central Florida, is an avid Yankees fan. She enjoys rooting on her daughter's travel softball team and reading mysteries. She can be reached on Twitter at @alisoncdiana; on LinkedIn at AlisonDiana, or Google+.
Articles by Alison Diana
posted in October 2014
Technology helps healthcare providers break down language barriers, reduce costs, and improve efficiency.
Cleveland Clinic will use IBM's Watson supercomputer to research cancer and treat patients.
Karen DeSalvo will remain active on health IT issues while leading efforts on Ebola and other public health threats at the Department of Health and Human Services.
Like Weight Watchers, Medifast adds digital tools, services for weight-loss clients.
Practice Fusion, which offers free cloud-based EHR, creates new software that brings desktop power and features to iPads and Android tablets.
Fitness device market leader preps a smartwatch and two new fitness trackers in a preemptive strike against challenger Apple.
Dept. of Health and Human Services taps ONC's Dr. Karen DeSalvo to help address Ebola and other public health concerns.
Tech companies are addressing the Ebola scare by offering everything from germ-zapping robots to Ebola tracking apps.
A loved one's week in the hospital provides insight into ways hospitals can enhance the patient experience and cut costs. Here are seven suggestions.
California Supreme Court will decide whether the state's medical board breached patient privacy when it used data from a state prescription database to discipline a physician.
A business associate's breach has a serious ripple effect on one small healthcare provider.
Facebook may be eyeing the healthcare space to create new communities and apps. Given Facebook's privacy history, users will be wary.
Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas cites lack of interoperability between nurse and physician workflows as reason Ebola patient was sent home.
As the FDA attempts to bolster the security of medical devices, some experts warn that guidance is too little, too late.
Two healthcare companies team up to create a consumer-friendly health resource.
As healthcare providers remodel the waiting room with virtual queues and better intake methods, patients get care faster and with fewer frustrations.