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?