Topic: Clinical Decision Support
The digital health industry waited six years for the FDA to release CDS guidance. Now that it's here, some say the agency didn't push far enough.
New guidance from the FDA provides oversight exemptions for clinical decision support tools and reclassifies apps that connect with EHRs.
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.
A new study suggests persistent intervention may help stem inappropriate antibiotic prescriptions.
As providers prepare for new economic pressures, new HIMSS CEO Hal Wolf said health IT and new digital tools will serve as a relief valve for the industry.
Hospitals can take steps to prevent patient harm caused by opioids, according to ECRI Institute.
Over time, the benefits of patient-reported outcomes appear to outweigh the burdens of their implementation, according to an op-ed in the NEJM.
A review of a year’s worth of medical research found plenty of examples of doctors ordering unnecessary tests and procedures.
After lobbying Congress to insulate AI from regulatory oversight, IBM is continuing those efforts as the FDA prepares new guidance on CDS software.
Relying on EHRs for integrated sepsis care protocols could have unintended consequences, including a rise in superbug infections.