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Morning Headlines 2/3/17

Lack of timely action risks security and costs money

HHS announces a $3.2 million penalty against Children’s Medical Center of Dallas (TX) following two separate PHI breaches, one stemming from a stolen laptop and another stemming from a lost blackberry, both were unencrypted.

Jupiter Medical Center Implements Revolutionary Watson for Oncology to Help Oncologists Make Data-Driven Cancer Treatment Decisions

Jupiter Medical Center (FL) becomes the first community hospital to implement IBM Watson’s oncology clinical decision support software.

Meditech: Form 10-K

Meditech reports Q4 and FY16 results: revenue dropped 2.8 percent to $462 million. Net income climbed four percent to $73 million, EPS $0.62 vs. $0.52.

Athenahealth, Inc. Profit Advances 40% In Q4

Athenahealth reports Q4 results: revenue up 12 percent to $288 million, adjusted EPS $0.62 vs. $0.45, a 40 percent year-over-year earnings growth.