Home » Headlines » Currently Reading:

Morning Headlines 3/1/16

February 29, 2016 Headlines No Comments

Vendors, providers agree on interoperability, consumer access

HHS Secretary Sylvia Burwell announces during her HIMSS keynote speech that EHR vendors providing 90 percent of all systems used in the US along with the five largest private health systems have pledged to adopt federally recognized interoperability standards, avoid information blocking, and expand patient access to data.

eClinicalWorks aims to deploy healthcare IT solutions in 200 Indian hospitals by 2016 end

EClinicalWorks has 75 hospitals using its EHR in India, and expects that number to grow to nearly 300 by year end.

Health Catalyst raises $70 mln

Norwest Venture Partners and UPCM co-lead a $70 million Series E investment round, which CEO Dan Burton says will be its last investment round.

UPMC to lead $35 mln investment in medCPU

UPMC has taken a majority interest in MedCPU, a New York based clinical decision support startup and has led a $35 million investment round in the company.

View/Print Text Only View/Print Text Only


HIStalk Featured Sponsors

     







Subscribe to Updates

Search


Loading

Text Ads


Report News and Rumors

No title

Anonymous online form
E-mail
Rumor line: 801.HIT.NEWS

Tweets

Archives

Founding Sponsors


 

Platinum Sponsors


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gold Sponsors


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Reader Comments

  • Sam I Am: From the latest that I read, it's a new variant of SamSam and it's been hitting other companies including a couple of ho...
  • Robert D. Lafsky, M.D.: RE data transfer item: it says “doc is changing Hosp”. To me that means a provider wanted all his pt records in Epi...
  • Money Doc: Come on, Dr. Nguyen. You are talking about "lost revenue" but you don't worry about gaps in patient care? Are you reimbu...
  • Anonymouse: You are ultimately responsible for not properly vetting your provider and signing the contract that probably states the ...
  • Conrad Black: That will happen at the same time my doctor starts reimbursing me for a two hour wait in his office or a mistaken/late d...
  • Conrad Black: The same people that pay for any other services/products the organization provides...
  • Anonymous: The SamSam ransomware has been around for 2 years... shame on Allscripts for not patching their main servers to allow at...
  • Anonymous Reply: Kathy: Anti-Ransomware protection?? lol, Its a joke because the programmers that are making the protection, always hav...
  • John Jones: Who pays to notify all these patients of a potential breach of their protected health information? Someone do that math ...
  • Don't think twice it's alright...: It isn't surprising that the State of Illinois procurement office rejected Cerner's shortsighted protest of Epic winning...

RSS Industry Events

  • An error has occurred, which probably means the feed is down. Try again later.

Sponsor Quick Links