Health Care Article Archive:
A well-meaning state administration and a litany of IT solution providers took what was once a model for the national Affordable Care Act and ruined it so completely there are now calls to blow it up and start over again. How could one IT project have gone so wrong?
This week it’s all health care IT all the time in On Point, our weekly digest of product and services news. Here’s some of the top news from around the HIMSS 2014 show for the week of Feb. 24 – 28.
The modules customized dashboards, reports and alerts focused on re-admissions and the broader concept of population health management for chronic care.
Health IT partners need to add a new punchlist item to their electronic health record training and support regimens: how to properly use cut-and-paste.
How could an online health insurance exchange that had worked so well and become a national model be ruined so completely? For Massachusetts, the answer lies with the service provider.
Federal government officials on Tuesday announced a change in leadership for the much-maligned HealthCare.gov project, naming former Microsoft executive Kurt DelBene as a senior advisor to Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius.
Partners who have had a hard time deciding on a mobile management platform from the nearly 100 available choices on the market have something new to consider this week with IBM’s purchase of mobility management specialist Fiberlink.
The Obama administration is taking heat for the disastrous rollout of the Affordable Care Act enrollment system. While the government crafted the specifications, several channel companies were responsible for its development, testing and operations.The entire episode holds several lessons for multi-contractor collaborations.
The new HIPAA Omnibus Rule requiring solution providers serving the health care market to detail their security measures and accountability in contracts has gone into effect. While a burden to some, the rule is an opportunity to demonstrate value and differentiate from the competition.
CareCloud and Box are joining forces to give medical providers a way to deliver patient access to records in a HIPAA-compliant cloud environment.