Topic: Electronic Health Records (EHRs)
Mayo Clinic is using voice assistant technology to provide healthcare services and exploring the use of voice as a diagnostic tool for telemedicine.
IBM Watson Health plans to collaborate on researching the use of AI to address major public health issues, such as patient safety and health equity.
A task force is recommending that clinicians provide or refer pregnant and postpartum women who are at increased risk of depression for counseling.
The VA has teamed up with Apple to make the Health Records on iPhone feature available to over 9 million veterans in the VA system by this summer.
Veritas Capital finalized its acquisition of Athenahealth for approximately $5.7 billion in cash on Monday.
MedStar and the AMA are calling for a national database of EHR usability and safety issues as part of the ONC’s EHR Reporting Program.
Facebook is planning to expand its blood donation tool to the U.S. to enable hospitals and blood banks to connect with donors, and more health IT headlines.
Greenway Health will pay $57M to settle allegations it falsified EHR certification, marking the DOJ’s second legal action against an EHR vendor.
Catholic health giant Trinity Health is making a big change to centralize its billing processes, a move that could impact 1,650 jobs.
Despite near-record bookings last quarter and signing a $10 billion VA contract, Cerner's earnings declined last year.