Topic: Personal health record
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.
The two largest health systems in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, will share medical records through its "Happy Together" campaign.
Although Allscripts said the company had restored access to "nearly all clients," many providers were still unable to log in on Wednesday morning.
Through a partnership with a dozen health systems and Cerner, patients will be able to access medical records on their iPhones for the first time.
A proposed rule issued by the VA would change a regulation that led the agency to deny medical records requests from community providers.
A Connecticut Supreme Court ruling sets a new legal precedent in the state, allowing patients to sue providers for HIPAA violations.
The West Virginia hospital is warning 43,000 people that their information may have been compromised following the theft of an unencrypted laptop.
A Georgia company that handles medical records requests for 60% of U.S. hospitals is seeking injunctive relief from what it calls "arbitrary" HIPAA enforcement.
SHIEC's new Patient Centered Data Home lays the foundation for records to follow patients wherever they seek care.