Infographic: Trends in Employer-Sponsored Health Insurance

Between 1999 and 2015, employer-sponsored health insurance premiums increased by 203 percent, outpacing both inflation and workers' earnings. However, growth of premiums for family...

Introducing the GovTech100: Civic Innovation’s Next Phase

The public-sector technology market has evolved to be broader and more robust, to the tune of $1 billion in private capital investment. Here we...

Cleveland Clinic picks top 10 innovations for 2016

List includes new cancer screening, needle-free glucose testing Topping the list of the Top 10 Medical Innovations for 2016 are new, faster methods of creating...

4 Digital Trends to Transform Human Services

What does the future of public service delivery look like? For starters, personalization will be combined with the 24/7 access that technology allows —...

OIG: Room to improve Medicare audits

Contractors hired by Medicare to audit the payment records of healthcare providers have a good track record spotting improper billing, the Department of Health...

Ohio HIE connects 100 plus hospitals

Ohio's CliniSync Health Information Exchange today announced the signing of 25-bed Harrison Community Hospital in Cadiz as well as 91-bed Wilson Memorial Hospital in...

AMA toolkit helps docs meet HIPAA rules

With huge new revisions to federal privacy and security regulations set to take full effect Sept. 23, the American Medical Association has published a...

Texas hospital takes off with telehealth

"The new Internet, the new telecommunications allow you to take your most sophisticated people and be in multiple places," said Minton. "It expands the...

On the move weekly: IT

Zane M. Burke, president of CernerGary Wiltz, MD was inaugurated as board chair of the National Association of Community Health Centers. Previously, he served...

ONC, OCR publish model privacy notices

With the deadline for the HIPAA Omnibus Rule less than a week away, the Office of the National Coordinator and the HHS Office for...

Healthcare job growth flying high

The effect of today’s lackluster jobs report on whether the Federal Reserve will scale back its stimulus measures is unknown, reported the national news...

Florida pilot to boost care, save money

Two sets of new provider alliances demonstrate how Central Florida health systems are reducing costs and deepening care coordination by extending their capabilities. One alliance, between Florida...

Mostashari launches National Health IT Week with a question: Is the...

Farzad Mostashari, National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, kicked off this year’s National Health IT Week at a meeting Monday focused on the patient’s...

Brace for CPOE in MU Stage 2

Meaningful use Stage 2 of the electronic health record incentive program is definitely tougher, with some particular elements – such as computerized physician order...

Winner of Blue Button challenge is…

GenieMD has won a national competition focused on using Blue Button Direct to help consumers acquire, act on and store their own clinical information. The...