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5 Cyber Security Considerations Your Company Should be Making by Kate Rodgers | March 22, 2017 You may think you have a handle on your company’s cyber security, but 87% of board members and C-level executives say they lack confidence in their companies’ levels of cybersecurity (Ernst and Young). When it comes to cybersecurity, there […]

See the full list and original article here!  Hospitals showed improvement in key metrics like 30-day readmission rates and risk-adjusted mortality. Beth Jones Sanborn, Managing Editor Truven Health Analytics has released its annual 100 Top U.S. hospitals based on their overall organizational performance, with winners showing improvement on key quality measures like inpatient mortality, complication […]

Silicon Valley, Boston, New York City (you can throw LA in there now too)… they’re all known for a few things (and, it’s not just the LSD). Innovative startups, great culture, and incredibly expensive–and competitive–housing and real estate markets. If you’re a startup, it’s easy to feel pressured to throw your savings and capital at […]

 5 Digital Health Topics Trending Right Now: by Kate Rodgers | March 13th, 2017 Imagine sitting down at your next, dreaded doctor’s appointment, and having your physician walk in and hand you a virtual reality head set before you undergo your procedure. It may seem crazy, but many of the digital health technologies that are […]

Read the full press release here.  Milwaukee, WI (March 07, 2017) – [m]pirik announced today that Allscripts has certified Ortho[m]atrix as part of the Allscripts Developer Program. Ortho[m]atrix, enables Allscripts users to maximize the value of orthopedic procedures by collecting and analyzing data from the patient’s continuum of care, specifically for ambulatory orthopedic surgery centers […]

Original article from Xconomy. By Jeff Buchanan.  Epic Systems, which sells software for managing health records that is used to care for 190 million patients around the world, has introduced a new program that the company says will help outside healthcare software developers integrate their digital tools with Epic’s. The program, called App Orchard, aims […]