United Health’s Optum unit will acquire one of the nation’s leading medical groups for $4.9 billion in cash.

The newly formed Advocate Aurora Health will need to decide whether to continue operating with three different EHRs or merge onto one platform.

Researchers say identifying key public health issues first will help agencies determine what specific data sets will help with outreach efforts.

CVS and Aetna are promising that their $69 billion merger will “revolutionize the consumer healthcare experience.”

Fraud recoveries dipped to $4.13 billion in 2017, but Inspector General Daniel Levinson says data analytics continue to be a key part of enforcement.

After the CDC's experience with Ebola in 2014, one CDC administrator says the agency did some "soul searching" when it comes to data management.

Stanford Medicine's Lloyd Minor said the new study that integrates Apple Watch and telehealth "can help usher in a new era of proactive healthcare.…

Policymakers need to set their sights on putting information on smartphones, the national coordinator said Thursday.

A new study offers encouraging signs that physicians are getting more comfortable with new payment models—though barriers remain.

UnitedHealth announced the launch of Optum Ventures, which will devote $250 million to funding digital health startups.