Gallery highlights wearable electronics; Connectathon to focus on certification testing;

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> The Washington Post has an online gallery of wearable technology showcased at the Consumer Electronics Showcase in Las Vegas. Article
 
> Connectathon will focus on certification testing for HIT security and interoperability. Article
 
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> The number of Medicare accountable care organizations could triple this year. Article

> The Medicare Payment Advisory Commission unanimously approved a modest 1 percent increase for inpatient and outpatient payments for fiscal year 2014. Article

Health Insurance News

> Five insurers--Aetna, UnitedHealth, Anthem, ConnectiCare and a new co-op (HealthyCT) run by the Connecticut State Medical Society--have announced their intention to sell plans through Connecticut's health insurance exchange. Story
 
And finally... Programmers to IBM's Watson: "Shut it." Article

 

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