Information Technology
Jul 25, 2014
Today terms such as EMRs and EHRs are ubiquiitous, but the discipline of health informatics, which includes these systems, is not even 100 years old. The...
Jul 10, 2014
Implementing electronic health records (EHRs) remains a top concern among physicians according to Physicians Practice 2014 Technology Survey. Physicians...
Jun 03, 2014
In a blog post, Taha A. Kass-Hout, FDA’s Chief Health Informatics Officer and Director of FDA’s Office of Informatics and Technology Innovation,...
May 30, 2014
A new report is projecting that innovative ventricular assist device launches will propel the U.S. cardiac assist device market to $1.5 billion by 2022....
May 28, 2014
Big Data may be a word that is thrown a lot these days in health care circles, and the word signifies both promise and peril. For medtech companies, however,...
May 08, 2014
The future of healthcare is telemedicine and remote patient monitoring. Several market dynamics, including Covidien's recent purchase of a wearables company,...
May 01, 2014
There is major hype around Big Data and it's ability to solve myriad healthcare problems. Not all agree, however, and they see it as just one of the tools...
Feb 24, 2014
Obamacare is not the only thing that is influencing the medical device industry. Myriad other organizations and people are sometimes subtly, and sometimes more...
Feb 04, 2014
If you've watched the news around medical device security and cybersecurity, you probably know that malicious hackers could kill you through your insulin pump...
Jan 17, 2014
    Imagine this scenario: A patient comes into the ER with a life-threatening medical complication. The doctor needs immediate access to a...