As more health systems are integrating OpenNotes into their facilities, the benefits of allowing patients to view their medical records are becoming clearer.
During her confirmation hearing, the potential head of the CMS, Seema Verma, faced only one question about her ties with former Indiana Governor Mike Pence.
Plenty of Americans make the decision to donate their organs when they die, so why not do the same with a lifetime of medical data?
HHS Secretary Tom Price is no fan of federal regulations, leaving some wondering how his views will translate to HIPAA and cybersecurity enforcement.
In order to provide more effective oversight of personal care services in the Medicaid program, the federal government needs better data.
Andy Slavitt says EHRs still don't give clinicians the information they need, and calls out the health IT industry for failing to provide useable…
One thing we know for sure about the annual HIMSS conference: It can be overwhelming. And this year it seems like there are more hot topics to track than ever…
Business and politics will make for an interesting mix of keynote addresses at the annual HIMSS meeting in Orlando, Florida, next week.
Healthcare is filled with so-called "disruptors" that can improve care. At HIMSS17, I'll be looking for innovations that back those claims up…
Data sharing and technological advancements will be key to continuing the success of precision medicine efforts for cancer treatment.