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> A North Carolina healthcare group and WEDI have released a list of timelines by which they think key technical milestones (such as technical support for HIPAA transactions) will be met. Article

> A suburban Boston hospital has sunk $2 million into three high-tech operating rooms complete with Web broadcasting capabilities, mobile monitors and a fiber-optic connection. Article

> Here's the tale of how an Ohio health system's affiliated medical practices improved cash management with revenue cycle management software. Article

> The San Francisco Medical Center has rolled out a real-time asset tracking system. It will be used to tag and track 700 assets throughout the center. Article

And Finally...  These high-tech helmets may help coaches decide a tackle crossed the line. Article