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  • Chinese Hackers Hit Community Health System

    By Alison Diana Hackers who broke into network hospital group Community Health Systems stole non-medical customer data including credit cards, says new report. …read more

  • Wearable Devices: Keep Data Privacy In Check

    By Ruby A. Zefo Consumers, businesses and manufacturers can all help ensure that the privacy rights of wearables users are respected. …read more

  • Internet Of Things: Limitless Dumb Possibilities

    By Thomas Claburn Many of the “improvements” to ordinary household objects promised by SmartThings, a software company just acquired by Samsung, are already available elsewhere or seem like overkill. …read more

  • Indiana Analysis, Open Data Efforts Use SAP Hana

    By David F Carr After pilot involving infant mortality data, Indiana adopts SAP Hana in-memory database as foundation of new management reporting system, plans open data website for citizens. …read more

  • Practice Fusion EHR Caught In Internet Brown-Out

    By Alison Diana Free electronic health record software provider says its cloud system is up again after two days of outages that affected up to one-third of its clients. …read more

  • 5 ‘crazy ones’ reshaping health IT

    By Healthcare IT News Staff “Here’s to the crazy ones. The misfits. The rebels. The troublemakers. The round pegs in the square holes. read more …read more

  • CMS Launches Road to 10 Webcast Series

    By Steve Campbell The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has released a new webcast introducing the “Road to 10” tool. The webcast is available through link, or through the “Road to 10″ link on the CMS website. This initial webcast covers the history of the International Classification of Diseases (ICD) and …read more

  • Apple Explores Partnering with EHR Vendors and Hospitals on HealthKit

    By Steve Campbell Reuters is reporting that Apple has been discussing how its “HealthKit” service will work with health providers at Mount Sinai, the Cleveland Clinic and Johns Hopkins as well as with Allscripts, a competitor to electronic health records provider Epic Systems, people familiar with the discussions said. According to the article …read more

  • Infographic: The Top 20 Most Popular Mental Health Software Solutions

    By Steve Campbell Who doesn’t like a good Infographic, right? This one, titled The Top 20 Most Popular Mental Health Software Solutions shows the most popular based on customers, users, and social presence. Please include attribution to with this graphic. …read more

  • Amazon Local Register: Friend Or Foe?

    By Thomas Claburn Mobile payment service prompts concerns about ulterior motives. …read more