Health IT Briefing April 8-12

How HIEs and AI can work in tandem to boost interoperability ROI Interoperability is the ability of computer systems or software to exchange and make use of information.  Interoperability is a growing topic in the health care IT world since it can be used now to...

Health IT Briefing April 1-5

Epic’s April Fools’ prank has company buying Fitbit, hiring Jim Cramer and seeking Fortnite developers Epic, an electronic health record vendor has used April 1st to have some fun with pranks over the years.  This year, the company’s homepage...

Health IT Briefing March 25-29

Healthcare’s 5 Most Exploitable Cyberattack Vectors And How To Secure Them Healthcare organizations are amongst the most vulnerable operations for security attacks.  Not only are they a profitable target for attackers with highly critical information on the...

Health IT Briefing March 18-22

Implementation best practices: Getting healthcare analytics right Four analytic experts offer important suggestions to CIOs on how to successfully implement data and analytics in their provider organizations.  Some of the key tips they shared included that it’s...

Health IT Briefing March 11-15

MedPAC to call for national Medicare ED coding approach The Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC) is to put together official recommendations to HHS since there isn’t any standard guidelines at the moment resulting in hospitals developing their own...