Articles By Megan Williams

  1. Does The AMA EHR Rating Have Any Value To You And Your Healthcare IT Clients?

    EHR vendors are questioning the value and validity of the American Medical Association’s EHR rating system.

  2. Are Wristbands Passé? Keep An Eye On The Wearables Revolution

    Even in the healthcare space, where innovative applications of mHealth are far from uncommon, the discussion of wearables generally centers on wristbands and watches. A recent event in Finland, however, is pushing us all to look beyond that.

  3. Attention VARs: Benefits Administration Is Ready For The Cloud

    Cloud computing is continually popping up as a welcome entrant in different areas in the world of healthcare, and this time, it’s benefits administration.

  4. Are Patient Portals Why Doctors Are Falling Behind On Information Exchange?

    Patients are accessing their healthcare online more and beating out physicians when it comes to healthcare information exchange.

  5. Connecting Your Healthcare IT Clients With Their Most Tech-Savvy Users

    Connecting with patients is a top priority under MU Stage 3 and it’s likely that your clients are having issues effectively bridging the tech gap with the people they serve. A recent survey from Deloitte though may lend some invaluable insight in helping them reach their patient engagement goals.

  6. How Existing Healthcare Tech Combined To Improve The Patient Experience

    A new offering combines RFID, voice recognition, cloud, and Web-based mobile technologies to provide multiple benefits to providers.

  7. What IT Solutions Providers Need To Know About The ONC, Encryption And Patient Privacy

    The Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC) is turning its focus from interoperability to privacy, according to Gov Info Security.

  8. Healthcare In Last Place According To Security Maturity Model

    The most recent set of data from BSIMM shows serious weaknesses in the healthcare sector.

  9. HIPAA Audits Are Coming … Are You Ready?

    The second phase of the HIPAA Audit Pilot Program is on its way.

  10. Cavernous Gap Between Healthcare Security Threat And Preparedness

    Trustwave released its 2015 Security Health Check Report this October, and along with it, results that illuminate a disturbing gap between the perception of security in healthcare and actual readiness for an incident.