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Understanding the impact of data and technology on European healthcare

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It's not about technology, it's about culture

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Patient experience, clinical excellence top drivers of hospital tech investments in next 12 months

Hospital IT executives and professionals know that many healthcare organizations are amid a digital transformation. But where are they focusing those investments in the year ahead?  A new nationwide poll released by Ernst and Young found that al...

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270,000 patient records breached in Med Associates hack

A hack on Albany-based Med Associates may have breached the patient records of more than 270,000 patients. The healthcare billing claims vendor began notifying patients on June 14, and local New York-based publication Times Union was able to obtain t...

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Atul Gawande to lead Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Chase venture

Atul Gawande, MD, delivering a speech at a Geisinger Health System event in Pennsylvania in 2015. Photo by Lisa Lake, Getty Images Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan announced the eagerly-anticipated head of their joint venture on Wedne...

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Mayo Clinic exploring blockchain EHR use cases with UK startup

Medicalchain, a London-based startup that develops blockchain technology for storing electronic health records, announced this week that it is has signed a working agreement with the Mayo Clinic to explore different distributed ledger initiatives at ...

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VA tackles interoperability, massive data stores with open FHIR API project

BOSTON -- The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs over the last year has made a pointed shift to modernize the agency: First with the announcement to replace its legacy EHR with Cerner in June 2017 and next with several platforms to boost transparenc...

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Expert tips for third-party vendor management: Set contractual expectations and limits

Jane Harper speaking during the HIMSS Healthcare Security Forum in San Francisco. Breaches in the healthcare sector have become far too commonplace. While many organizations have drastically improved their security posture, hackers and insider th...

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MD Anderson to pay $4.3 million settlement with OCR for HIPAA violations

Credit: Google Maps The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center settled with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of Civil Rights for $4,348,000 for HIPAA violations, which was upheld by the HHS administrative law ...

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MedStar to pilot new apps for patient-reported outcome data

Credit: Twitter The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality has awarded MedStar Health a contract to develop and test new technology that can gather patient-reported outcome data and put it to use. The 18-month contract, which was given throug...

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Patents hold clues about Apple, Amazon, Google and Microsoft plans for healthcare

Many eyes are watching the likes of Amazon, Apple, Google, Microsoft and other tech stalwarts for some kind of signal about their healthcare intentions. While some moves are already out in the open, such as Apple Health Records and Amazon Web Service...

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Designing an enterprise imaging strategy for the future

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