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January 29, 2018 | Susan Morse - Associate Editor, Healthcare Finance
BPCI 2.0 is further evidence that CMS is continuing down the road road to value, triggering provider confidence and commercial payer interest. MORE
January 29, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse - Healthcare Finance Associate Editor
Physicians feel down or seriously depressed at nearly twice the rate of the adult population. MORE
January 29, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse - Healthcare Finance Associate Editor
More and more technology vendors are offering simple electronic reminders, an inexpensive option that can move the needle on adherence. MORE
January 29, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse - Healthcare Finance Associate Editor
The reasons they would switch include prices and a desire for better services. MORE
December 12, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse - Healthcare Finance Associate Editor
Centers' ability to provide care to underserved patients will be seriously compromised if the $3.6 billion cut in funding isn't immediately restored. MORE
December 12, 2017 | Susan Morse - Associate Editor, Healthcare Finance
Private health insurance continues to be the largest payer for healthcare goods and services, accounting for just over one-third of total spending. MORE
December 12, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse - Healthcare Finance Associate Editor
New research finds patients could benefit if they are invited to co-produce medical notes with doctors rather than simply reading them. MORE
December 12, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn - Managing Editor of Healthcare Finance News
These are the areas experts recommend that practice leaders, or hospitals that own medical groups, should focus on to improve operations. MORE
October 27, 2017 | Bernie Monegain - Editor, Healthcare IT News
The research is the first large-scale national study to link nurses' well-being to self-reported medical errors. MORE
October 27, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse - Healthcare Finance Associate Editor
Patients who report more intense and numerous physical and psychological symptoms see longer, and often unplanned, hospital stays. MORE
October 27, 2017 | Jessica Davis - Associate Editor, Healthcare IT News
Researchers say this virus is significantly more powerful than the Mirai botnet of 2016, which shut down Netflix, Twitter, Spotify and other major websites in October 2016. MORE
October 27, 2017 | Bill Siwicki - Managing Editor of Healthcare IT News
The initiative, covering massive West Texas, aims to gauge the effectiveness of telehealth technology in rural emergency medical services environments. MORE
September 18, 2017 | Richard Staynings
Last week the US Food and Drug Administration took the unprecedented step of recalling a biomedical device because of concerns over its lack of cybersecurity. MORE
September 18, 2017 | Tom Sullivan - Executive Editor, HIMSS Media
These are the steps infosec pros should be taking today. MORE
September 18, 2017 | Jessica Davis - Associate Editor, Healthcare IT News
While 86 percent of IT security professionals found threat data valuable to their security missions, only 51 are using the intelligence to handle risk, Ponemon says. MORE
September 18, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse - Healthcare Finance Associate Editor
New company's name and leadership structure not decided yet, buy companies says deal gives new entity broader penetration. MORE
September 18, 2017 | Susan Morse - Associate Editor, Healthcare Finance
Insurers provide the broader view on claims while hospitals have the deeper information on patient care through electronic medical records. MORE
September 18, 2017 | Bernie Monegain - Editor, Healthcare IT News
Staff accuse Kaiser of putting patients and data at risk by stalling contract negotiations. MORE
September 18, 2017 | Tom Sullivan - Executive Editor, HIMSS Media
Yes, health entities need to be held responsible for protecting patient data but public shaming isn't making that happen. There's a better way forward. MORE
September 18, 2017 | Mike Miliard - Contributing Editor
By giving patients control over their data, the technology could enable better privacy protections, more efficiency and easier information exchange. MORE

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