Strong privacy rules slow state EMR rollouts; CPOE installs harder than they look;

> While strong privacy protections may be good in and of themselves, EMR adoption seems to be slower in states that adopt tougher privacy rules. FierceEMR

> Adopting computerized physician order entry may be trendy--and smart--but it's harder to pull off than it looks, research suggests. FierceHealthIT

> New studies suggest that mobile healthcare applications may be more popular with middle-aged doctors than you might think. FierceMobileHealthcare

> Despite downward pressure on prices across other industries, hospital prices rose slightly in June. FierceHealthFinance

And Finally... It's good that the guy had a conscience, but it didn't pay off for him. Article