Topic: Personal health record
A practice administrator faces charges alleging he embezzled more than $3 million, plus more physician practice news from around the web.
A new audit by a government watchdog has found that patients still face many challenges when attempting to access their health information.
A case challenging HIPAA regulations has raised new questions about how HHS enforces the law for business associates.
CEO Jonathon Bush said he wants Athenahealth to be "extremely attractive" to any new companies interested in a longitudinal picture of patients.
HHS argued that Ciox Health falls outside of HIPAA enforcement since it's considered a business associate.
More than two dozen organizations have put patient records on the iPhone as part of an effort that is expected to expand.
The former vice president wants more teeth behind federal interoperability efforts, while physicians say Amazon and Apple will drive interoperability.
A misconfigured server at BJC HealthCare left data for more than 33,000 patients exposed for more than eight months.
Partners HealthCare is alerting 2,600 patients their information may have been compromised during a malware attack in May of last year.
Rep. Duncan Hunter urged Coast Guard officials to align its EHR system with the DOD after a failed $60 million project left the agency using paper records.