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By Mike Semel - Just because you die your medical information isn’t free for the taking. The HITECH Act of 2009 says that your HIPAA privacy rights continue for 50 years past your death, providing safeguards but also questions, confusion, and frustration.
HIMSS15 will be in Chicago this year for a week of dynamic education, networking and the latest technology solutions. The theme is transforming health – through the power of information – through innovation, engagement, leadership, connectivity and more. Here are some tips to help you guide your way through a meaningful conference experience.
On Tuesday, March 17, the Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) Committee held a hearing on health IT. This was the first Senate health committee hearing on Health IT since the 2009 passage of the HITECH Act.
By Steve Fanning - Between diminishing reimbursements and the transition to value-based care, healthcare providers face ever-increasing pressure to reduce healthcare delivery costs. In this environment it’s become critical that operations be managed more efficiently in order to protect margins, on top of adhering to their mission of delivering quality care that supports optimal health outcomes.
By Professor William A. Hyman - The draft 2015 ONC Certification Requirements for EHRs, released on March 20, 2015 in advance of its Federal Register publication, includes among other things that EHRs have Unique Device Identification (UDI) capability for implanted medical devices
Electronic Health Record Incentive Programs and 2015 Edition Health IT Certification Criteria rules proposed The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and...
Deloitte Center for Health Solutions has released its latest findings in its annual check up on health IT adoption, The report examines physicians' current views and use of EHRs, mobile health technologies and meaningful use.
Check out the latest announcements made from companies and organizations on the hiring and appointments in the healthcare and health IT industry. List includes Healthix, Univita Health, Indiana Health Information Exchange, Veeva Systems, and NextGen.
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