/ Print /

MHE Articles

Does breastfeeding protect children against asthma?While breastfeeding has been thought to decrease children’s risk of developing allergies and asthma, a new study counters that belief.
How low-income kids benefit when parents have healthcareA new study reveals an important spillover effect of parental Medicaid coverage.
Interoperability a must for hospitals, but it comes with risksOne expert says the interoperability of medical devices, especially of IoT medical devices, creates soft spots in an organization’s security framework.
Top data analytics challenges facing healthcare organizationsA sneak peek at the findings from our 2018 Technology Survey reveal where healthcare organizations are struggling most when it comes to interoperability and Big Data.
NIH to collect Fitbit data for research projectFitbit devices will be used for an NIH research program to explore the influence of behavioral, biological, and environmental influences on health.
Changes to federal, state interoperability legislation: What to knowThe regulatory landscape for interoperability is changing, according to Mildred Segura, partner at international law firm Reed Smith.
Five ways Trump’s tax reform will impact healthcareIf signed into law, Trump’s tax reform will have substantive impacts on healthcare organizations and on individuals.
No insurance is growing problem for heart patients, providersTwo new studies address the financial implications of unexpected major healthcare expenses for common cardiovascular conditions and procedures.
Three ways ONC can improve healthcare interoperabilityThe American Medical Informatics Associations says interoperability has fallen off as a priority at the ONC. Here are its top recommendations to the organization.
Ovarian cancer could be next application for CAR T-cell therapyWhile CAR T-cell therapy has been proven to work for liquid—or blood—cancers, the challenge has been to apply this technology to solid tumors.