Google Moonshot Project: Healthy Bodies

By Thomas Claburn Google’s Baseline Study aims to model the chemistry of a healthy human body — and unlock new clues to curing disease. …read more

Senate Committee Seeks EHR Interoperability Investigation

By Alison Diana Bipartisan Senate Appropriations Committee wants an investigation into poor interoperability, possible “information blocking” in electronic health records. …read more

Watson + Siri: new mHealth power couple?

By Tom Sullivan It’s one of those thoughts many mHealth insiders and observers have at some point had: What if one could put the power of Watson analytics into a smartphone and interact with it like Apple’s Siri at the point of care? [See also: Watson now open …read more

Fit Fido: 10 Apps To Keep Pets Healthy

By Alison Diana Pet owners can now choose from an array of apps and gadgets including doggy Fitbits, meal-tracking and training apps, and scheduling tools to care for critters. …read more

Healthcare Collaboration Across 3 Generations

By Susan M. Reese Patients may see 50 different hospital employees during treatment. Don’t let different collaboration styles among your multigenerational staff hinder patient care. …read more

Hiring For The New World Of Healthcare IT

By Meg Grimes The politics of healthcare IT are not getting any easier. What are the top three attributes your IT team members will need? …read more

Apple OS X Yosemite Beta Debuts

By Thomas Claburn Apple’s obsession with secrecy gives way to involving customers in the software development process. …read more

Where The IT Jobs Aren’t: Tech

By Kristin Burnham IT jobs in the tech sector will stall while non-tech industries will drive IT job growth, impacting job geography and skills, says new report. …read more

Apple Documents Undisclosed iOS Services

By Thomas Claburn Apple describes services as “diagnostic,” but does not address criticism that backdoors undermine security and privacy. …read more

AHIMA Partners with Information Governance Initiative

By News The American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) is pleased to announce its partnership with the Information Governance Initiative (IGI) to raise awareness of need for information governance (IG) in the healthcare community. AHIMA is the first healthcare organization to partner with the IGI – a cross-disciplinary consortium and think tank …read more