UCLA Health announces that 4.5 million patient records have been compromised after discovering that during a September 2014 cyber attack, hackers had accessed secure parts of the network where medical records were stored.
Allscripts reports preliminary Q2 results: expected revenue is projected at $350-$354 million, EPS $0.12, beating analyst expectations on both. Share prices climbed nine percent on the news.
ONC publishes its Health IT Safety Center Roadmap which calls for the creation of a Health IT Safety Center where industry stakeholders would analyze emerging safety issues and generate evidence-based solutions and resources. The center is expected to generate $20 million in costs over its first five years of operation.
The first FAA-approved drone delivery system goes live, delivering pharmaceuticals to a free health clinic running in the rural community of Wise, VA.