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Alaska HIE Reboots With New Name, Architecture, Features

June 15, 2018     David Raths
Things are changing fast for the statewide health information exchange in Alaska, with a name change, new technology architecture and additional interoperability offerings in the works.

Telehealth and Cancer Care

June 15, 2018     Emily Walsh
Perhaps the greatest telemedicine impact has been felt within the cancer community through the continued development of teleoncology.

Taking a Deep Dive into the Healthcare Informatics 100—and the Health IT Market, Broadly

June 14, 2018     Michelle Mattson-Hamilton and Ben Rooks, ST Advisors
Executives from ST Advisors take a deep dive into the 2018 Healthcare Informatics 100 and weigh in on the biggest market deals of the past 18 months

One Technology Executive on How to Bring Amazon-Style Digital Innovation to Healthcare

June 14, 2018     Heather Landi
At Providence St. Joseph Health, technology leaders and their digital innovation teams are keenly focused on leveraging technology to provide patients and consumers better access, convenience and personalization to drive ongoing engagement.

At the HIT Summit in Minneapolis, the Mayo Clinic’s CIO Shares His Perspectives on IT Leadership

June 13, 2018     Mark Hagland
At the Health IT Summit in Minneapolis on Monday, Cris Ross, CIO of the Mayo Clinic organization, shared his perspectives on world-class healthcare IT leadership for a world-class healthcare organization

Making Inroads into Telehealth: How One “Sub-Sector” of Healthcare Continues to Evolve (Part 1)

June 13, 2018     Rajiv Leventhal
In Part 1 of a two-part feature on the telehealth landscape, a partner at Alston & Bird discusses how providers are—and will continue to—fight through the many barriers that exist in the telehealth landscape.

PODCAST: Discerning Blockchain Hype from Reality

June 12, 2018     Rajiv Leventhal
Blockchain is one of the hottest topics in health IT right now, and on this latest podcast, Jonathan Gordon, a partner in Alston & Bird’s technology and privacy group, dives into the opportunities and roadblocks surrounding this emerging technology.

At Franciscan Health, an Analytics-Driven Initiative is Improving Patient Care and Reducing Costs

June 11, 2018     Heather Landi
Franciscan Health is leveraging data and analytics t o help its lower-performing physicians bring their practice in-line with their best-performing colleagues, with the goal of not only improving patient care but also reducing overall costs.

The Strategic and Strategic-IT Challenges Around Risk: Premier Execs Share Their Thoughts

June 11, 2018     Mark Hagland
Joe Damore, Shawn Griffin, M.D., and Mark Hiller, senior executives at Premier Inc., share their perspectives on the strategic-organizational and strategic-IT challenges involved, as patient care organizations begin to move into risk-based contracting

Leveraging Technology to Support Behavioral Healthcare Management in Michigan

June 8, 2018     Mark Hagland
At the Community Mental Health Center of Ottawa County in Holland, Michigan, leaders are making progress in leveraging information technology to move forward in care management, in order to integrate and improve care management processes

How Geisinger Created a Patient-Facing Genomic Test Report in Its Patient Portal

June 7, 2018     David Raths
Geisinger Health has created a patient-facing genomic test report within its Epic EHR ecosystem. Healthcare Informatics interviewed Marc Williams, M.D., director of its Genomic Medicine Institute, about the deployment.

The Healthcare Informatics 100 List

June 7, 2018     the Editors of Healthcare Informatics
Every year Healthcare Informatics ranks the 100 vendors with the highest revenues derived from healthcare IT products and services earned in the U.S. based on revenue information from the previous year.

Up-and-Comers 2018: MDLive and OCHIN Inc.

June 6, 2018     David Raths
Inside are the back stories of the final two companies that made this year’s Up-and-Comers rendition.

What are the Greatest Use Cases for Blockchain in Healthcare? New Research Explores the Possibilities

June 6, 2018     Rajiv Leventhal
Greg Caressi, transformational health senior vice president, Frost & Sullivan, recently spoke with Healthcare Informatics about the role that blockchain could have in precision medicine, and other top use cases for blockchain in healthcare.

In Catalonia, Health IT Governance Rises Above the Political

June 6, 2018     Mark Hagland
The leaders of the TICSalut Foundation, the government agency that manages healthcare IT management and development for the entire region of Catalonia in northeast Spain, are moving forward on a broad range of fronts

Jonathan Bush Steps Down as CEO, athenahealth Considers Sale

June 6, 2018     Heather Landi
Currently fighting a takeover offer from Elliott Management, athenahealth said it is considering “strategic alternatives,” while also announcing that co-founder Jonathan Bush is stepping down as CEO, president and director, effective immediately.

Up-and-Comers 2018: Collective Medical Technologies and Healthfinch

June 5, 2018     David Raths
Each year, to accompany our Healthcare Informatics 100 list, we profile fast-growing companies that could very well make the list in the future. Inside are write-ups of the next two companies that made this year’s Up-and-Comers rendition.

Up-and-Comers 2018: Aledade and Arcadia

June 5, 2018     David Raths
Each year, to accompany our Healthcare Informatics 100 list, we profile fast-growing companies that could very well make the list in the future. Inside are write-ups of the first two companies that made this year’s Up-and-Comers rendition.

Anatomy of a Successful Telehealth Program

June 5, 2018     Pamela Tabar
What does it take to build a successful telehealth program that harnesses the technology capabilities for digital health while gaining the outcomes the local population truly need? Hospital systems might want to take a look at what’s going on in Tallahassee.

BREAKING: The 2018 Healthcare Informatics 100: Our Annual Ranking of Healthcare IT Vendors by Revenue

June 4, 2018     the Editors of Healthcare Informatics
The editors of Healthcare Informatics are once again proud to present the newest edition of our unique industry offering: the Healthcare Informatics 100, a compilation of the top health IT companies based on HIT revenues from the most recent fiscal year.

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