CPOE can reduce medical error rates, but also can also facilitate new types of errors, according to new research.
Cigna is poised to expand the telehealth services that it offers as a standard benefit for most of its employer-sponsored group plans and many of its…
The use of advanced analytics by payers can improve administrative and medical
costs, provider satisfaction and member health.
The New Mexico VA Health Care System failed to consistently notify patients of positive colorectal cancer screening results despite EHR alerts sent to…
Interoperability and reimbursement for telemedicine were among several healthcare IT challenges discussed by hospital CIOs Tuesday on Capitol Hill.
Patients and doctors have very different opinions on the role technology should play in healthcare.
A new pilot program will allow hospital transportation coordinators to schedule and manage on-demand rides for patients who need non-emergency medical care.
Aetna plans to incorporate Apple products into its wellness program during the upcoming open enrollment period to help beneficiaries better manage their…
While telemedicine is among the federal efforts being used to fight opioid abuse in rural areas, challenges remain for both providers and patients.
Healthcare must address the population of high-risk patients with complex needs, and policymakers have numerous opportunities to rise to the occasion.
Robotics may help alleviate the nation's nursing shortage In fact, one study finds that robots could do as much as a fifth of nurses’ work.