Posted on October 16th, 2009 No comments
National Health IT Coordinator David Blumenthal, MD, emphasized Thursday that quality measures is at the heart of his office’s strategy for using IT to transform the U.S.
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Blumenthal puts quality reporting at core of meaningful use
Posted on September 22nd, 2009 No comments
A healthcare system in Tacoma, Wash., a women’s center in Virginia, a network of community health centers in the Bronx and a health center called Heart of Texas will all receive the 2009 HIMSS Davies Award of Excellence.
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Himss names 2009 Davies Award recipients
Posted on July 29th, 2009 No comments
Over 8,000 worms that infected computer systems of National Health Service (NHS) in U.K during the past financial year (April 2008-March 2009) resulted in problems that related to patient data, hospital documents suggest. Consequently, it is feared that patients’ private information might have been in danger of identity theft, as the worms damaging the PCs are also hackers’ instruments to capture personal information.