Electronic Health Records (EHRs) Top 2017 challenges healthcare executives face December 08, 2016 By Karen Appold Results from Managed Healthcare Executive’s annual State of the Industry Survey reveal which issues will hit managed healthcare hardest in 2017. Top problems with EHRs and emerging risks jeopardize care quality December 05, 2016 By Bryant Furlow An ASH presenter describes how better health IT and better institutional practices are necessary to leverage EHRs for quality of care. Making sense of big data: Data projects spur progress July 03, 2016 By Donna Marbury Many health systems have a hard time capturing and using data from patients that can make a real impact on their businesses. Here are some innovative projects to have on your radar. Nine best practices in healthcare IT project management June 22, 2016 By Mark Jahn Healthcare organizations must have sound IT project management practices in place to sensibly manage both human and financial resources. Here are nine best practices to follow. Cybersecurity mistakes plans, providers should avoid June 08, 2016 By Aubrey Westgate Health plans and healthcare organizations are increasingly facing threats from cyber criminals. Here's how to better protect your organization. MACRA final rule could hit healthcare industry hard May 11, 2016 By Tracey Walker MACRA, which will further the shift to value-based reimbursement, has industry insiders grappling with the complexities, particularly those related to reporting guidelines for providers. Survey: Healthcare C-Suite Ready for Pop Health Management July 14, 2015 By Justin Lanning At the recent Midas+ Annual Symposium, C-level healthcare executives were asked about their perspective on population health management. Here's what they said. Ten Health Organizations Slammed by Cyber Breaches July 13, 2015 By Aubrey Westgate Cybersecurity breaches are hitting the healthcare industry hard. Here are 10 recent victims. The hidden risk of mHealth apps March 12, 2015 By Bob Pieper Mobile device health apps have the potential to transform healthcare, but their exploding use is also giving rise to new concerns about privacy and security. ONC finalizes roadmap for interoperability March 12, 2015 By Cassie M. Chew A nationwide interoperability roadmap released by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services in January outlines a set of critical actions healthcare players need to take between now and 2024 to get to a fax machine-free future.