To help meet the growing demand for genetics services amid a national shortage of genetic providers, some health systems in northeast Ohio have turned to telemedicine.
Cerner isn't the only EHR vendor looking to expand its reach as the industry continues to talk about the move to value.
InTouch Health, which makes a telehealth platform, will develop software for kiosks in Rite Aid pharmacies, with the hope that the virtual care will improve access.
Foxconn and the newly formed Advocate Aurora Health announced a technology partnership Thursday to gather Foxconn employees' data to lower their healthcare costs and improve their health. If it works, they plan to expand the venture.
By outfitting patients with continuous heart monitors, providers might be able to catch atrial fibrillation that they wouldn't find in clinical settings, according to a new study in JAMA. Researchers could also use the monitors for clinical trials.
Chicago-based Allscripts Healthcare Solutions has further solidified its position in the connected health platform space with its acquisition of HealthGrid — and an Allscripts executive says more M&A activity is ahead.
The California Consumer Privacy Act, much like the EU's GDPR, gives consumers new rights related to their personal data. Healthcare organizations now need to figure out how the law applies to them.
Employees at the Houston-based cancer center lost a laptop and two thumb drives containing data on approximately 33,800 patients. It's the fourth-largest HIPAA-related settlement ever paid to HHS' Office for Civil Rights.
Outcome Health has hired a top executive from advertising giant Publicis as its new CEO, replacing founder Rishi Shah.
In the revised framework, members of a patient-matching workgroup set out principles for linking patients to the health records—a challenge that has long eluded the industry.
An NYU Langone spokeswoman said the health system was "in talks about partnership and participating in some pilot opportunities" with Amazon but declined to elaborate beyond that description.
Athenahealth CEO Jonathan Bush has stepped down from the helm of the EHR vendor effective immediately. The move came after several allegations of inappropriate behavior came to light in recent weeks.