Profile of Neil Versel
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Neil Versel is a journalist specializing in health IT, mobile health, patient safety, quality of care & the business of healthcare. He’s also a board member of @HealtheVillages.
Articles by Neil Versel
posted in September 2011
Leaders need to break the logjam from special interests to bring 21st century technology to healthcare, says California HealthCare Foundation's CEO.
Clinical informatics is now considered a medical subspecialty, a milestone for IT executives and tech-savvy physicians alike.
WellDoc's DiabetesManager lowered long-term blood glucose levels in a recent randomized trial, but didn't affect clinical symptoms.
Healthcare reform forces insurers to modernize their IT infrastructure and business processes, says health IT exec.
The e-prescribing intermediary now meets strict DEA security requirements, but pharmacies, vendors, and state laws still need to catch up.
Medicaid management, interoperability, and health insurance exchanges are top vendor opportunities, says report.
Virtual Radiologic's acquires Diagnostic Imaging to boost electronic sharing of digital medical imaging and health information exchange.
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services licenses 3M software to help translate old ICD-9 codes to the much more specific ICD-10 labels.
Best practice data is available for most healthcare decisions, but health IT teams are doing a lousy job of getting it to doctors, says Ascension Health informatics chief.
U.S. News and World Report turns to Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society's metrics to compile first-ever list.
Large study finds greater adherence to healthcare standards and improved outcomes for diabetics when physicians use electronic health records.