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Informatics experts propose specific policy recommendations to move from evidence-based medicine to evidence-generating medicine.
What will 2019 hold for digital health startups and health system CIOs? We asked LRVHealth's Keith Figlioli for his predictions.
At a moment when the MSSP Program is particularly vulnerable, are officials at HHS and CMS preparing new offerings through CMMI that will appeal to provider leaders? Why the question matters
The California Telehealth Resource Center (CTRC) has come up with 20 questions clinics should ask specialty telehealth providers when vetting different offerings
As architect Daniel Burnham famously said, “Make no little plans”; the leaders of the Walgreens/Microsoft alliance, like so many others, are thinking big—and providers need to be doing so, too
It’s January and that means it is time to brush the dust off of my crystal ball and make some predictions about health IT for the upcoming year.
A new set of voluntary cybersecurity practices released by HHS offers practical advice and conceptual supports for hospitals and medical groups
The year 2018 was one of the most head-spinning yet in the healthcare business world, with mergers and acquisitions gaining speed—and increasing in diversity and heterogeneity
CMS’s release of its final rule on MSSP ACO participation has pushed the healthcare industry into a very fraught moment in the ongoing evolution of the ACO experiment
One of the perks of this job is that I get to interview some of the smartest CIOs, CMIOs and entrepreneurs around. Here are a few of their sharpest comments.
The back-and-forth interaction between CMS Administrator Seema Verma and the ACO community is unfolding in a fascinating, if unpredictable way, at a key inflection point in the evolution of the...
There are 1.3 million transfers from skilled nursing facilities to emergency rooms each year, and CMS estimates that two-thirds of those are avoidable.
Could telehealth be part of the solution?
Our Healthcare Informatics Innovator Awards Program is open for submissions—with a world of possibilities for innovative teams across the industry
An interview with Mutaz Shegewi of IDC Health Insights about tech trends impacting healthcare over the next five years.
The latest buzz from the 2018 RSNA is all about Artificial Intelligence, as interest grows in terms of imaging informatics' role in healthcare IT
Composer Richard Wagner spent a quarter of a century developing a unique, four-work opera cycle that redefined opera forever. What have you been working on lately?
The "Rockefeller Habits," once adopted and measured regularly, can change any organization that wants to grow and scale, and keep everyone accountable along the way.
What if helpful community services could be e-prescribed from the EHR in much the same way that an antibiotic or statin is today?
Perhaps we can use the story of the Tsimane tribe to push ourselves to develop a greater understanding of why we spend so much money on healthcare and don’t have the results to show for it.
In his keynote address at the PCORI annual meeting, Mark Smith, M.D., M.B.A. founding president and CEO of the California Health Care Foundation, laid out five tasks for the healthcare sector.