By Robert Kowalik – Hospitals face countless logistics, compliance, and safety hurdles every day. Expensive equipment goes missing or maintenance schedules delayed in searching for assets. Patients and visitors get lost trying to navigate a hospital’s corridors. The post IoT: A Better Healthcare Identification Strategy appeared first on Health Data Answers.
By Andrew Gettinger MD & Kate Goodrich MD – The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) released a draft Strategy on Reducing Regulatory and Administrative Burden Relating to the Use of Health IT and EHRs for public comment. The post Strategy on Reducing Regulatory & Administrative Burden Relating to the Use of HIT […]
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services issued a draft strategy designed to help reduce administrative and regulatory burden on clinicians caused by the use of health information technology such as electronic health records. The post HHS Issues Draft Strategy to Reduce Health IT Burden appeared first on HITECH Answers: HIPAA, MIPS, EHR, Cybersecurity […]
CMS released the agency’s first Rural Health Strategy intended to provide a proactive approach on healthcare issues to ensure that the nearly one in five individuals who live in rural America have access to high quality, affordable healthcare. The post CMS Announces Agency’s First Rural Health Strategy appeared first on HITECH Answers: Meaningful Use, EHR, […]
CMS Administrator Seema Verma announced the agency’s new Data Driven Patient Care Strategy as part of the MyHealthEData initiative at the ninth annual Health Datapalooza conference in Washington, D.C. The post CMS Administrator Verma Unveils New Strategy to Fuel Data-driven Patient Care, Transparency appeared first on Health Data Answers.
By Sagi Brody – Healthcare IT organizations are constantly faced with one challenge after another when attempting to establish an effective and reliable solution for the deployment, maintenance and operation of critical infrastructure systems. The post Building a Healthy IT Strategy appeared first on Health Data Answers.
By Jamie Clifton – It’s hard to imagine what patient data will look like in ten years, seven years or even five years from now. We know there will be a lot more of it and its value in the delivery of care will only continue to grow. The post PACS Renewal: Time For The […]
More than 80% of healthcare executives say the effort to repeal and replace the ACA has not caused them to pause or otherwise change their approach to population health management, a cornerstone of the Obama administration’s strategy to address the quality and cost of healthcare. The post 8 in 10 Hospitals Stand Pat on Pop […]
By Terry Edwards – If you could take one solution with you on your journey to clinical integration, what would it be? Clinical integration is the unification of healthcare data, services and coordination across acute, outpatient and post-acute care. The post The Role of Secure Communications in Your Clinical Integration Strategy appeared first on HIE […]
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