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Cerner sees record Q2 results
Healthcare IT News : July 25, 2014, 10:38 am
Second quarter financial results were not a disappointment for EHR behemoth Cerner Corp., as officials announced Thursday afternoon a record "all time high" for Q2 results.
UPMC lands grants for care, engagement
Healthcare IT News : July 25, 2014, 9:56 am
After landing 11 new grants, clinicians at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center are gearing up for projects aimed at boosting care and engaging patients.
The grants, awarded by the Beckwith Institute, are intended to give clinicians and other staff chances to try out changes big and small to involve patients and raise the level of care.
VA, HHS hindered by IT complexity
Healthcare IT News : July 25, 2014, 9:32 am
Federal government agencies, including the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the Department of Defense and the Veterans Administration, are being hindered in carrying out their missions due to growing complexity of their IT networks.
Phil Alexander - Privacy & Security Forum 2014 San Diego
Healthcare IT News : July 24, 2014, 11:39 am
Phil Alexander, Information Security Officer at UMC and session panelist at the 2014 Privacy & Security Forum in San Diego, discusses the rise of cyber crime and the importance of personalizing employee education around security.
Standards key to mHealth success
Healthcare IT News : July 24, 2014, 10:39 am
No matter where you go, it seems, someone's talking up mHealth. But according to two two officials with the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Standards Association, a healthy wariness is in order.