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ICD-10 Delay: Politics Trump Health Data Quality
Mark Braunstein,
Commentary
With a fresh delay for ICD-10 compliance, US healthcare providers and patients remain trapped in debate. Is higher quality clinical data worth the cost of more detailed data collection?
By Mark Braunstein , 4/16/2014
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Top 10 Upsides To Healthcare.gov Debacle
Rob Preston, VP & Editor in Chief, InformationWeek
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You didn't know there was a bright side to the botched rollout of the Obamacare website? Get your snark on.
By Rob Preston VP & Editor in Chief, InformationWeek, 4/16/2014
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Kathleen Sebelius: Failed IT Project Manager?
David F Carr, Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare
Commentary
Sebelius didn't write the code for HealthCare.gov, but she is paying the price for failing to oversee those who did.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare, 4/11/2014
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ICD-10 Delay Makes Healthcare Leaders Juggle
David F Carr, Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare
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Healthcare organizations scramble to revise projects and maintain momentum after ICD-10 delay to 2015, says Deloitte's healthcare practice expert Christine Armstrong.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare, 4/10/2014
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Healthcare In 2014: Innovate Or Be Left Behind
Richard Roth, VP Strategic Innovation, Dignity Health
Commentary
Alongside serious disruption to healthcare business models in 2014, four significant trends will emerge for healthcare leaders.
By Richard Roth VP Strategic Innovation, Dignity Health, 4/9/2014
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Crowdfunding The Next Healthcare Hit
Alison Diana, Senior Editor
News
Crowdfunding adds a new route for small entrepreneurs to raise money to develop healthcare inventions and bring them to market. Here are 10 promising products looking to raise money.
By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 4/7/2014
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Healthcare's Bad Customer Service: 3 IT Cures
Meg Grimes, Senior Strategist, MedSys Group
Commentary
My cable company provides better customer service than my mom's healthcare system. Here are three ways IT can help.
By Meg Grimes Senior Strategist, MedSys Group, 4/7/2014
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ICD-10 Delay Creates Headaches
David F Carr, Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare
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Delayed implementation of the new coding standard may bring relief to some healthcare workers -- but it's the worst possible outcome for project managers.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare, 4/3/2014
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Eli Lilly's Field Reps: Armed With Data
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Cloud-based, mobile-friendly system gives sales force greater insight into the drugmaker's customers. One of eight profiles of InformationWeek Elite 100 Business Innovation Award winners.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 4/2/2014
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Microsoft Build: 8 Things To Watch
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
With Windows 9, new developer tools, and a competitor to Apple's Siri, Microsoft could come out swinging at the Build conference.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 4/1/2014
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How To Recruit Top Talent For Dull IT Projects
Avik Patel, Manager, Technology Contract Staffing, WinterWyman
Commentary
Finding top tech talent can be tough, and it's even trickier when the job is less than sexy. Here are seven tips on how to play up your company's advantages to attract the best candidates.
By Avik Patel Manager, Technology Contract Staffing, WinterWyman, 4/1/2014
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Manage Change Or It Will Manage You
Robert Hewes, PhD, Senior Partner, Camden Consulting Group
Commentary
As technology increases the velocity of business, IT leaders must move beyond to-do lists.
By Robert Hewes PhD, Senior Partner, Camden Consulting Group, 4/1/2014
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Doctors Are Drowning In Data
David M. Denton, MD
Commentary
Technology isn't enough to improve healthcare. Doctors must be able to distinguish between valuable data and information overload.
By David M. Denton MD, 4/1/2014
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HealthCare.gov Deadline Day: More Glitches
David F Carr, Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare
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The Obamacare website faced heavy traffic on Monday, the deadline for open enrollment, and suffered problems.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare, 3/31/2014
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ICD-10: Painful To Implement, Painful To Delay
David F Carr, Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare
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Congress is on the verge of delaying healthcare's new diagnosis code system for another year -- a relief to doctors, but a pain for CIOs.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare, 3/31/2014
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Microsoft Office For iPad: 5 Big Questions
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Will the much-anticipated productivity suite, expected to be revealed Thursday, be a hit with customers? Watch these five factors.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 3/26/2014
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Healthcare Fights For Mindshare, Marketshare & Margins
Keith Dayton, Sr. Director, Healthcare Solutions, Pegasystems
Commentary
Healthcare leaders embrace three trends: retail healthcare, the convergence of care management and customer service, and a new focus on compliance and operational excellence.
By Keith Dayton Sr. Director, Healthcare Solutions, Pegasystems, 3/25/2014
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Hospitals Elevate Patient Satisfaction To The C-Suite
Alison Diana, Senior Editor
News
Chief patient experience officers, or CXOs, are an uncommon but valuable addition to hospital executive suites.
By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 3/24/2014
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20 Tests Healthcare CIOs Must Juggle
Alison Diana, Senior Editor
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With never-ending waves of federal regulations and new technologies, healthcare CIOs face constant change. These issues top the list of leadership challenges.
By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 3/24/2014
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Oregon Health Insurance Exchange Failure: Blame Runs Deep
David F Carr, Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare
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Postmortem report confirms diagnosis of weak project oversight, unrealistic goals, and poor performance by Oracle.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare, 3/21/2014
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