After learning the DOJ was investigating Practice Fusion, and seeing eClinicalWorks pay a large settlement, Allscripts pulled a $250 million offer.
Most industry trade groups applauded Alex Azar's confirmation as HHS secretary.
The Senate voted 55-43 to confirm the nomination of Azar to serve as secretary of Health and Human Services.
The VA and CMS will join forces to share data and best practices on fraud prevention and detection.
Staff from HHS are back to work after Congress agreed to a spending bill to fund the government until Feb. 8.
The Senate agreed to a short-term spending bill Monday that effectively ended the government shutdown.
A government shutdown that began Saturday will furlough all but six of ONC's 179 employees.
Two Indiana attorneys have dropped a lawsuit alleging more than 60 hospitals submitted fraudulent Meaningful Use data.
ONC's Elise Sweeney Anthony said the agency will release a proposed rule in April updating health IT certification requirements and addressing data…
More must be done to ensure the accuracy of Medicare Advantage encounter data, according to the HHS OIG.