ARTICLES BY MEGAN WILLIAMS
Discussing The Premera Data Breach With Your Health IT Clients
Your clients pay attention to news of data breaches, but getting them to take appropriate action can be a difficult conversation.
Accenture Survey: Seniors Want Online Access To Digital Health
A survey from Accenture highlights an important shift in the demographic of healthcare technology users, as well as detailing their preferences.
What Meaningful Use Stage 3 Means To Your Health IT Clients
Recent changes in the world of HIT federal regulations will have direct impacts on you and your clients.
EHR Compliance And HIPAA Compliance: Help Your Healthcare IT Clients Understand The Difference
Your clients likely have concerns around the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) that extend beyond the reach of your influence. Unfortunately, many may be thinking those concerns are being covered by the HIPAA compliant EHR (electronic health records) solutions you offer.
CHIME Offers $1 Million Reward For Creation Of National Patient ID
An enormous amount of resources in healthcare and healthcare IT are dedicated to medical error reduction. After all, mistakes in healthcare cost lives. To help address that problem, the College Of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) has launched a challenge with an award of $1 million, designed to help encourage the creation of a national patient ID.
mHealth: Moving Out Of The “Discovery Phase”
mHealth is at a critical growth point, and what happens beyond that point will depend largely on how the data that’s generated and collected by mobile health devices is used.
mHealth: A 5-Year Look Ahead
With all the challenges that mobile health brings with it, the innovation remains a powerful answer to some of modern healthcare’s most pressing challenges.
Report: Healthcare Is Failing At Email Cybersecurity
Combating issues of cybersecurity in healthcare starts with identifying and closing up areas of weakness.
Report: Analytics In Healthcare “No Longer A Hypothetical Scenario”
A report on analytics in healthcare from CDW Healthcare contains valuable information for services providers working in the area of analytics. The report addresses the shifting state of analytics in the industry — a state that is moving past a point of hypotheticals and projections and into a time where questions around application and benefit must be answered.
Report On Advanced Cloud Topics Addresses State Of HIT
As the cloud and surrounding technology mature, healthcare will find itself following suit.