Featured Healthcare Content

  1. Your Clients May Soon Be Able To Experiment More With Telehealth

    Even if your clients have been interested in implementing telehealth initiatives and technology, they’ve probably been held back for multiple reasons — one of the most pressing being a reimbursement environment that discourages providers from engaging in remote medical practices. According to some recent news from Congress, though, this might soon be changing.

  2. Report Analyzes Technology’s Impact On Patient Engagement

    A Markets and Markets report offers a qualitative assessment of the technology markets around patient engagement. While the concept of patient engagement isn’t new, the discussion of exactly what technology enables and drives it is just emerging.

  3. Health IT Interoperability Standards Released By ONC

    Healthcare is charging into interoperability, and the Office of the National Coordinatory for Health IT (ONC) has released guidance to smooth things along.

  4. Online Doctor Visit App Is Most Downloaded

    Mobile apps are becoming commonplace in the healthcare landscape and continually proving their value in both monetary savings and improved patient care.

  5. Data Breach At Arnett Healthcare Affects 30K Patients

    In a change of pace from the larger incidents of 2015, a missing storage device is the root of one of the most recent healthcare data breaches.

  6. AT&T Advances Connected Health With Texas “Innovation Center”

    This year is continuing to shape up as the year of connected health and some recent moves by AT&T in conjunction with a new partner confirms that.

  7. Why You Should Share The 2015 Data Breach Tally With Your Healthcare IT Clients

    The numbers are in on the Office Of Civil Rights’ tracking of healthcare data breaches (via Forbes) and as expected, they aren’t pretty.

  8. Top Healthcare Tech And Market Predictions For 2016

    Here are technologies healthcare IT VARs might want to keep on their radars in 2016.

  9. Healthcare Shows High Risk From Brute Force Attacks According To Industry Report

    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.

  10. 3D Printing Wins Health IT Hackathon

    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.