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eClinicalWorks Helps Providers Coordinate Care Across Practices to Improve Patient Safety

The goal of the organization is to improve care for individual Medicare Fee-for-Service patients and the community while keeping health costs in mind.

What’s Going on During National Health IT Week?

From October 2 through October 6, stakeholders — including Congress, the Administration, nonprofits and providers — reflect on the value of health IT and raise awareness of its significance.

Researchers say HIEs could save Medicare billions each year

An analysis of Medicare spending shows notable savings in areas of the country that have an operational health information exchange (HIE).

Essential Elements for a Hacker-Proof Health Care Cybersecurity Strategy

Strategic objective, strict vendor scrutiny and board involvement, just a few cybersecurity crucial points according to experts.

Hospital Impact – To Improve Patient Engagement, Leverage the Power of Digital Content

Patients engaged in medical care may lead to improved health, better experience with physician or facility

"Patients’ perception of care trending up ‘across the board," says Press Ganey CMO Thomas Lee

Health care quality improvements working, patients perception of care improving too

Study: 9 in 10 Hospitals, Health Systems Making Major Patient Engagement Investments

Digital patient engagement tools helps engage, educate and empower patients, family members

BREAKING: CMS releases Quality Payment Program proposed rule for 2018

Estimated nearly two-thirds eligible Medicare clinicians will be exempt from MIPS in 2018

Digital health has hit an inflection point, says famed investor Mary Meeker

Health care is on the cusp of faster innovation cycles which will improve care delivery.

Roadmap To Cost Savings By Improving Care Variation

Health care providers can reduce wasteful spending by following common clinical based guidelines.

Underserved populations benefit from health technology, innovation

Information technology showing great promise in reducing disparities in underserved populations.

New CMS Proposed Rule to Reduce Hospital EHR Data Reporting

New CMS proposed rule intended to reduce hospital eCQM reporting requirements

As care transitions are more critical, good tech is essential

Technology has created a new era of care transition, empowering the post-acute sector.

Top Ten Tech Trends 2017: Moving Learning Health System from Concept to Reality

The potential of big data is starting to become a reality at some of the leading health systems in the country.

Your Health Information, Your Rights.

Check out these short, educational HIPAA Access Videos from HealthIT.gov
 

Telehealth: The new normal for patient care

Check out this informational graphic highlighting the prevalence of Telehealth.            

Experts: Personalized medicine, data accessibility will shape the next century in health care

Experts believe the rise of genomics, personalized medicine will pave way for more patient-centered approach over next 100 years.

Using Telehealth to Advance Value-Based Care

Telehealth is expanding patient access to health care, driving down costs and improving engagement.

ONC releases 2017 Interoperability Standards Advisory

ONC Interoperability Standards: essential standards, specifications for developers and clinicians to know.