The individual mandate, among other policies, could help bring innovative change to healthcare. But some other health law provisions may just keep entrenching the costly status-quo, a new report argues.
While offering health IT and medical training to providers in Saudi Arabia, South Korea is also sending some of its innovations to work in Europe. But its well-regarded national health system faces challenges too.
The third annual National Health IT Week comes just before the public start of CMS's largest responsibilities, insurance exchanges and Medicaid expansion, and before a critical juncture in nationwide HIE.
Mobile health clinics enable underserved patients to access and consult with specialists at the University of Miami Health System. Participants are hoping the effort will tap IT to "transform care in an organized way."
MedTech Media, a division of HIMSS Media, announced today the launch of mHealth News, a website serving the information needs of professionals who are advancing healthcare through the use of mobile platforms.
The future of healthcare depends on data and the technologies to make use of it, experts said at the Government Health IT Conference last week. And while it won't happen overnight, a fistful of current trends are driving the industry in that direction.