By ED PARK As consumers, we expect that when we bank, our ATM card will work in any machine worldwide, dispensing the cash we need and sending the record back to our home financial institution. Similarly, we would be enraged if we bought a new MacBook and couldn’t access our Gmail or load Microsoft Office.
This article appeared last week:E-health records have few fans, study confirmsDavid Rowley1 February 2016 MORE patients than clinicians use My Health Record, and most users – both doctors and patients – are generally negative about the...Show More Summary
Planned Parenthood recently scored an unexpected win. A grand jury had been looking into the baseless allegations that the women’s health organization violated laws as allegedly depicted in several highly edited videos recorded by an undercover… Read The post The Anti-Privacy Activities of Anti-Choice Activists appeared first on Towleroad.
Jackson Memorial Hospital has fired two employees after it was discovered they inappropriately accessed medical records for New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul. According to a statement from Jackson Health Services, per Jordan...Show More Summary
ACR 2016(r) offers sessions on advanced data science tools, clinical decision support and electronic medical records (EMRs) optimization to help radiology professionals support enterprise imaging initiatives and adapt to new alternative payment models.
It looks like the first known and recorded case of Zika virus transmission in the United States has occurred today over in Texas, and local health officials claim that the mode of transmission is most likely though sex and not attributed to a mosquito bite. Show More Summary
When people ask me what software I’d recommend for their medical billing needs, or for their Electronic Health Record systems, or even to handle employee payroll, I tell them it depends. They’re not usually happy with that answer. They want a quick response that’s specific to their needs. Show More Summary
Every weekday’s end, we collect just about everything you ought to care about or ought not to miss. Following a New York Magazine story alleging that the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health’s Dr. Kenneth Zucker was dismissed in part due to a false assertion by a former patient, the Toronto Star could face legal […]
Steinway Child and Family Service is $10 million in the red, records show.
Bernie Sanders has passed his fitness test with flying colors, according to Dr. Brian P. Monahan, the attending physician of Congress. Sanders was under pressure to release his health records as we approach the highly anticipated Iowa caucuses, with Hillary Clinton having already released her medical records back in July. Show More Summary
When Bernie Sanders releases health records, it gets the internet talking! Bernie has a pretty clean and consistent record, both in politics and even on his own health. He is really just a little older than some of the other candidates. Show More Summary
Bernie Sanders is in “overall very good health,” according to a medical history released Thursday by his campaign.
Russian Health Minister said that Flights from 27 countries where the Zika virus has been recorded will be taken "under control".
Last year, several major U.S.-based health insurance companies were hit with data breaches that put millions of consumers’ private information at risk. The trend continued this week, with nearly a million health records going missing from Centene Corp. St. Louis-based Centene announced on Monday that it is conducting an internal search of its IT assets in order to pinpoint the …
Despite the fact that it "takes the privacy and security of our members' information seriously," the health insurance company Centene can't find six unencrypted hard drives with 950,000 customers' private health data, addresses, dates of birth and social security data. (more…)
US-based health insurance firm Centene, which has nearly 5 million customers across the country, explained in a statement that it has lost six hard drives containing 950,000 customers’ personal information. The drives contain the names,...Show More Summary
Based on its recent analysis of the cloud ambulatory electronic health record solutions market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes eClinicalWorks with the 2015 US Frost & Sullivan Award for Market Leadership for capturing the highest market share (10 percent) among all cloud-based EHR vendors. “eClinicalWorks’ v10 EHR platform is a highly agile and customizable EHR suite...
Pneumonia, caused by swine flu (influenza A H1N1), has led to the first fatal case of the virus in Russia's far eastern Kamchatka Territory, local health authorities said Wednesday.
Hillary Clinton’s health again came into focus after she had a coughing fit yesterday during a speech in Iowa. See clip below. In July, her campaign released medical records pronouncing her fit to serve as president and that also indicated that the Democratic front-runner in election 2016 is taking medicine for an underactive thyroid as... Show More Summary
A U.S. judge granted Planned Parenthood class action status on Monday for its challenge to Arkansas’ ban on Medicaid funding to the health care provider over videos secretly recorded by an anti-abortion group. The approval by U.S. District Judge Kristine Baker strengthens Planned...