Information Technology
Sep 05, 2014
Data is not insight. As efforts ramp up to get medical devices to talk to one another and information systems to communicate seamlessly in preparation for the...
Sep 04, 2014
When you go to buy a laptop, do you worry whether you can use your printer with it? Or, if you are traveling abroad and need to check email, do you worry...
Aug 04, 2014
Outsourcing of information technology services is on the rise according to a new report by Everest Group. Last year saw a 35% growth in 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...