Keyword: Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC)
A review of 9,000 pediatric safety event reports found that more than a third had an EHR usability issue that affected the medication process.
IBM buys open source cloud vendor Red Hat for $34 billion; and new data shows more acute care hospitals are interoperable.
New payment models can drive tech innovation, experts say—that is, if developers can access the data they need to make new tools useful.
AMIA pushes ONC to integrate real-time data reporting as providers and vendors voice concerns about burden.
A new report pegs healthcare payments company nThrive as a possible suitor for Athenahealth. Plus more health IT news.
A new opioid bill features some health IT tidbits, including EHR incentive payments for behavioral health providers.
An "economically significant" proposed rule on information blocking is at OMB for review, but it could be several weeks before it's public.
Children are not just little adults—and that premise extends to the electronic health records their clinicians rely on.
Health IT Now Executive Director Joel White says it's time for ONC to bring its info blocking rule to the surface.
When EHRs undergo testing, they fail to incorporate major usability issues, including accessibility, data entry, visual clutter and more.