In the future, EHRs may function more like smartphones thanks to a provision within the 21st Century Cures Act that requires IT products to include APIs.
Two central issues are still holding back health IT connectivity within the U.S. healthcare system: time and trust.
Poorly designed electronic health records are the bane of many doctors’ existence, so it’s no surprise they have ideas about how to improve them.
Lawmakers relayed their “extreme concern” over the president’s proposed budget cuts, arguing insufficient funding will disrupt 21st Century Cures…
Cleveland Clinic Chief of Staff Brian Donley, M.D., discusses the nonprofit multispecialty academic medical center's ongoing initiatives to achieve the…
A data policy think tank wants Congress to adopt unique patient identifiers and expand data collection for LGBT patients.
The healthcare industry is slowly shoring up its cybersecurity defenses, but it might not be moving fast enough to prepare for a wide-scale attack.
One way to improve the flow of chest pain patients in the ER may be to have emergency physicians receive lab results directly on their smartphones instead of…
A massive ransomware attack hit multiple countries on Friday and HHS officials said there is "evidence" the attack spread to the U.S.
Workplace factors like electronic health records and a hectic environment are major factors for family physicians with job burnout, according to a new survey.