Connected devices are a boon to patients but only if they're impermeable to hackers.
A federal appellate court rejected CliniComp's claim that Cerner Corp. was improperly granted the VA's $10 billion EHR contract.
Google, Amazon, Microsoft, IBM, Oracle and Salesforce came together to pledge for greater interoperability in healthcare. To achieve it, they'll have to simultaneously move against and with the grain of the healthcare industry.
Wellsmith's digital care management platform draws data from wearables and other at-home devices to give providers a new look at what patients are up to when they're not in the hospital or clinic.
The ONC issued a request for information calling for comments on the criteria that should be used in the new EHR Reporting Program, called for by the 21st Century Cures Act.
Giving providers cost and risk information at the point of care might lead to fewer unnecessary tests and lower costs.
The ONC and CMS are pushing efforts to broaden and deepen interoperability by giving patients more control of their health data, including through the CMS' MyHealthEData initiative.
Hospitals and health systems are turning—albeit slowly and cautiously—to digital tools to engage mental health patients, hoping to improve access and outcomes.
As healthcare providers work to engage patients and identify mental health needs, they're facing a new challenge: a shortage of mental healthcare professionals. So they're turning to apps.
Providers worry that the CMS, in its push to give patients greater access to both price and care information, may do more harm than good.
Cerner Corp. grew its revenue and bookings in the second quarter, during which it signed a long-delayed contract with the VA to replace its EHR.
For the second time this year, UnityPoint employees have fallen for email phishing scams. This time, hackers may have accessed 1.4 million patients' information, including some financial data.