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Stage 2 success: CAH shows how it's done
Healthcare IT News : August 19, 2014, 11:23 am
When you picture the first handful of providers able to successfully attest to the rigors of Stage 2 meaningful use, a place like tiny Cottage Hospital might not be the first that leaps to mind.
[See also: CMS reports paltry numbers for Stage 2]
Snooping staff still top security issue
Healthcare IT News : August 19, 2014, 10:51 am
When it comes to data breaches, hacking and loss or theft of unencrypted devices are far from healthcare security professionals' only concerns. Employee snooping and insider misuse also prove to be among the biggest privacy threats in the healthcare sector today.
Dignity Health goes big for data
Healthcare IT News : August 19, 2014, 10:48 am
Dignity Health, one of the largest health systems in the country, with a 20-state network, will build a cloud-based data analytics platform.
The health system tapped Cary, N.C.-based SAS to lead the big data and predictive analytics project.
The platform will be powered by a library of clinical, social and behavioral analytics, according to Dignity Health executives.
Save money by boosting supply chain
Healthcare IT News : August 19, 2014, 10:09 am
Software is making supply chain automation a long hoped for reality and the biggest reason your hospital is likely to get on board is money.
Epic defends interoperability bona fides
Healthcare IT News : August 18, 2014, 11:17 am
In testimony before ONC's Health IT Policy Committee on Aug. 15, Epic President Carl Dvorak made his case that the EHR giant is far more engaged with data sharing than some critics would contend.