ARTICLES BY MEGAN WILLIAMS
Healthcare IT News For VARs — October 17, 2014
In this week’s news, a California hospital faces financial ruin because of an EMR system, and a study reveals that telemonitoring provides a 3-to-1 ROI.
Risk Assessment: A Smart Investment For You And Your Healthcare IT Clients
Due diligence is the foundation of any good client relationship, and a proper risk assessment is an indispensible tool in accomplishing that work.
The Importance Of Data Normalization In Healthcare Data Warehousing
Data warehousing and mining are going to change the face of healthcare.
HIMSS Addresses Challenges In Health IT
The IT challenges you face with your healthcare clients are not going unnoticed.
FDA Finalizes Recommendations For Mitigating Cybersecurity Risks
The agency is holding a workshop that will cover ways in which government, medical device developers, hospitals, cybersecurity professionals, and others can collaborate to improve the state of security and protect public health. Interested parties must register by must register online by 4 p.m., October 14, 2014.
Data Governance: A Subject New To Your Healthcare IT Clients
In a world where healthcare data is increasingly integral to every aspect of the care continuum, your clients will begin to find an overarching approach to data and information to be indispensible.
HIPAA Audits Postponed
The Health And Human Services Office For Civil Rights (OCR) announced in September that it has postponed the upcoming round of HIPAA audits because of a need to update its portal.
Healthcare IT News For VARs — October 10, 2014
In this week’s news, federal guidelines for device cybersecurity have been issued, and U.S. Ebola mishandling is blamed on EHRs.
CHIME Case Study Details Steps Of Hospital EHR Deployment
The College Of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) has released a case study focused on Chadron Community Hospital & Health Services.
Verizon-Harvard Survey Reveals Special Challenges In Healthcare Vertical
Verizon has recently released a cross-vertical survey in conjunction with the Harvard Business Review that examines industries and their attitudes around early technology adoption.