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Google Glass startup lands $8M
Healthcare IT News : September 2, 2014, 10:51 am
A startup that plans to take Google Glass to healthcare and other markets has landed $8.4 million in venture capital.
San Francisco-based Wearable Intelligence describes itself as a technology company dedicated to building enterprise solutions using wearable computing hardware -- such as Google Glass.
Protect your network! HIPAA isn't enough
Healthcare IT News : September 2, 2014, 10:24 am
At first glance, a look at the numbers from HIMSS Analytics' database would seem to offer some encouraging news about U.S. healthcare providers' privacy and security preparedness.
New CMS rule allows flexibility in certified EHR technology
Healthcare IT News : September 2, 2014, 9:13 am
Friday was my one day of summer vacation, enabled by the large number of people taking a long Labor Day weekend.
Some things are worth interrupting your vacation.
Friday afternoon, CMS published he long awaited final rule on Meaningful Use flexibility.
Here’s my interpretation:
Boston Children's CIO joins P&S forum
Healthcare IT News : September 2, 2014, 4:53 am
The 47th and final speaker to join the HIMSS Media and Healthcare IT News Privacy & Security Forum in Boston Sept. 8-9 has quite a tale to tell.
Boston Children’s Hospital Senior Vice President and CIO Daniel Nigrin, MD, confirmed Sept. 2 that he will speak at the forum. He’ll discuss his experience defending the hospital’s network last spring against cyber attacks by the renowned hacker group Anonymous.
MU Stage2 offers 2014 flexibility
Healthcare IT News : August 30, 2014, 12:29 pm
The Department of Health and Human Services published a final rule for Stage 2 meaningful use August 29 that offers hospitals and physicians flexibility for 2014.
The new rule allows eligible providers to use the 2011 Edition of certified EHR technology or a combination of 2011 and 2014 Edition for the 2014 Medicare and Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs,
Come 2015, all eligible providers will be required to use the 2014 Edition if certified EHR technology.