Featured Healthcare Content

  1. Healthcare Shows High Risk From Brute Force Attacks According To Industry Report
    12/28/2015

    According to an Alert Logic report, 87 percent of organizations are using cloud infrastructure. Beyond that, analysts are predicting that spending for cloud computing will cross $200 billion in 2016. All this amounts to hackers having a larger “attack surface” through which they can gain access to data — something it’s essential that your clients understand, especially in relation to the threats that are particular to healthcare.

  2. 3D Printing Wins Health IT Hackathon
    12/18/2015

    Philadelphia’s health innovation community gathered together last month for Independence Blue Cross’ free Health Hack hosted in conjunction with Jefferson Health System. The hackathon was designed to tackle healthcare access and delivery through innovative solutions and address the most pressing issues in the industry.

  3. What Is The Potential Of The Internet Of (Medical) Things?
    12/15/2015

    The Internet of Things (IoT) has the potential to help solve operational problems, track assets, cut costs, and collect data that can be analyzed and used to make intelligent decisions.

  4. Text Messaging Means Real Changes For Your Healthcare IT Clients’ Diabetic Patients
    12/14/2015

    mHealth continues to make waves in the area of improved clinical results.

  5. Your IT Clients’ Opportunities In Virtual Health
    12/10/2015

    A report from Accenture has revealed that virtual health could save $10 billion yearly and allow them to treat more patients without them needing to train more physicians.

  6. Is Your Healthcare IT Client Considering The Patient Experience?
    12/2/2015

    As the healthcare industry progresses toward Meaningful Use Stage 3, the patient experience will become even more important to decision-makers at your IT client’s organizations … so much so that many are opening up positions for the chief experience officer (CXO).

  7. Does The AMA EHR Rating Have Any Value To You And Your Healthcare IT Clients?
    12/1/2015

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

  8. Are Wristbands Passé? Keep An Eye On The Wearables Revolution
    12/1/2015

    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.

  9. What You Missed At Ingram Micro ONE Fall 2015
    11/25/2015

    Last week I was one of 2,000 people who attended the Ingram Micro ONE fall conference in Nashville. I have 10 full pages of notes from the event. Following are some highlights I thought you’d find valuable, along with my commentary.

  10. Research Finds $30 Billion Wasted In U.S. On Unused Software
    11/20/2015

    Global organizations are wasting money on software that is not used, according to a new report from Software Lifecycle Automation company 1E. The report The Real Cost of Unused Software analyzed the results of a four-year study of more than 1,800 software titles deployed on 3.6 million desktops, in 129 enterprises, across 14 industries.