Given that the data within electronic health records is used to determine payments and to represent events in a notoriously litigious atmosphere, lawyers suggest that doctors may cast things in the best light, thereby potentially undermining the record's reliability.
Breaches are up sharply. Most healthcare entities are unsure if they're even prepared to respond when breaches happen, and even those with plans are not necessarily effective But it's not all bad news.
The new phone is the latest in a stream of tactics aimed at healthcare. Will its array of cloud, mHealth, patient engagement and supercomputing tools convince payers and providers to consider BlackBerry over rivals including Apple, Google, and Samsung?
Acknowledging that challenges remain, Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell argues that President Obama's administration has made progress in fixing the broken healthcare system, and she outlines four priorities for the immediate future.