The websites of EHR software providers Athenahealth and Allscripts were down for some parts of the country Friday during the same time hackers launched an attack against the servers of Dyn, a major Domain Name System host.
Athenahealth's Merit-based Incentive Payment System Guarantee will give providers data support needed to collect data and handle reporting required under MIPS.
A way of connecting computers in healthcare passed another milestone toward widespread use this week as two healthcare interoperability advocates reached an accord over the Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources standard.
Videos featuring rapping doctors or nurses are nearly as ubiquitous (and entertaining) as hospital mergers. But ZDoggMD has made a specialty of the form.
Kristi Matus, chief financial officer of Athenahealth, will be leaving her post at the end of the month to pursue other opportunities.
Athenahealth, the technology company that offers electronic health records and other practice-management software, has bought scheduling company Arsenal Health from its own accelerator program.
Regarding the online op-ed by Athenahealth CEO Jonathan Bush, “Cut the strings on software,” unlike the societal enhancements of Facebook, Uber and LinkedIn, where technological efforts supported our continued socialization, many of the healthcare technologies often sought ways to...
The electronic health record was meant to be the “Great IT Hope,” yet decades later, healthcare still languishes in a disconnected state, says Athenahealth co-founder Jonathan Bush.
An effort to develop technology to enroll a portion of the 1 million volunteers in the White House's Precision Medicine Initiative is placing a spotlight on one possible solution to interoperability and in the meantime creating unprecedented collaboration.
The 17 IT companies that made the pledge include Allscripts, Athenahealth, Cerner Corp., Epic Systems and Meditech. They provide record systems to 90% of U.S. hospitals. Providers include Ascension, Geisinger, HCA, Intermountain and Kaiser Permanente.
Jeff Brown has been named senior VP and CIO of Seattle Children's Hospital. He had served as the interim CIO since April 2015.
Athenahealth, a developer of cloud-based electronic health record and financial systems for office-based physicians and hospitals, has named IT veteran Prakash Khot chief technology officer, the Watertown, Mass., company has announced.