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posted in January 2011
The gain in 2010 was driven by the increased market for digitized medical records and other health IT services, reported Dow Jones VentureSource.
Funding will be divided among Regional Extension Centers, health information exchanges, and workforce training initiatives, said the Office of the National Coordinator.
Agriculture Department grants program will also support network connectivity and distance learning technologies.
Many organizations are lax in protecting patient data during development and testing, finds Ponemon Institute study.
Accenture study finds that IT expenses increased 80% during electronic medical records system implementation, and higher costs are sustained over the long term.
Funding will help states develop infrastructure for the sites where individuals and small business will be able to shop for insurance plans by 2014.
The health delivery organization hopes to advance clinical research by mining data from its electronic medical record systems.
The 510(k) program overhaul aims to facilitate innovation, streamline the review process, and protect patient safety.
The program helps hospitals with homebrew or legacy electronic health records software meet meaningful use requirements.
Executive order signed the same day PricewaterhouseCoopers reports that the U.S. is losing ground on medical device innovations, partially due to the agency's cumbersome and costly approval process.
Researchers say healthcare providers and insurers will invest heavily in business intelligence tools, wireless technologies, and cloud computing in 2011.
The federal government could pay out as much as $27 billion over 10 years, based on high rates of electronic health record adoption.
The IT services firm will provide software development and operational support services for the agency's healthcare provider enrollment system.
The deal will fund development of a health information exchange and e-prescribing network for the state.
Double-digit growth in the electronic health record software market will be driven largely by government incentive deadlines, finds study.
Mobile devices, personal health records are among technologies most valued by people caring for elderly or disabled family members, finds survey released at CES.
The Medicaid electronic health record incentive program opened Monday and the two states have already announced the first awardees.
The health information system integrates clinical, administrative, and financial data to measure performance and improve outcomes at more than 2,400 hospitals nationwide.
Telecom and technology vendors have a significant opportunity in the thriving mHealth market, concludes Pyramid Research study.
GlowCaps remind patients to take their medications using data transmitted over AT&T's network.
Health IT firm EHR Doctors gets clearance for its C32 Continuity of Care Document, which enables hospitals and doctors to achieve meaningful use in the electronic exchange of medical data.