Providers, vendors and others told the Government Accountability Office they still struggle with correctly matching patients to their records, which can theoretically put patients in danger.
Definitive Healthcare will combine the data from HIMSS Analytics with its existing data sets.
Martin Gottesfeld said he has no regrets for the cyberattacks he orchestrated on Boston Children's Hospital and a treatment home in 2014, which cost the facilities tens of thousands of dollars and disrupted operations for days.
Scientists are creating a smartphone app that beams sound waves to measure breathing — and summon help if it stops. It could be a novel new way to detect opioid overdoses.
The top-funded private digital health companies in the U.S. tended to look at healthy populations in their studies published in peer-reviewed journals.
The new release adds stability to several parts of the standard, giving developers confidence to make data-sharing tools using FHIR.
Interoperability remained top of mind in 2018, with players big and small, entrenched and untraditional, joining the cacophonous call for a health system in which patient data can move between providers and, sometimes, even move via the patients themselves.
Nineteen states ban medication abortion performed through telemedicine. Opponents of the bans say they restrict access, while proponents say they promote patient safety.
Mark Hirschhorn is stepping down from his dual role as CFO and COO after a report claimed that he and another Teladoc employee engaged in insider trading.
K Health, the maker of a symptom-checker app that directs patients to doctors, has raised $25 million in a Series B round that will fuel its expansion into telehealth and chronic-care management.
B.J. Moore will join the health system in January after spending more than two decades at Microsoft, most recently in its cloud and AI division.
ONC head Dr. Don Rucker did not tell lawmakers when the information-blocking rule will be released, but he suggested that it would expand interoperability.