The proposed rule for stage 3 of the “meaningful use” EHR Incentive Program contains eight objectives focused on advanced use of electronic health records (EHRs), federal health IT officials announced last week.
Data aggregated from electronic health record (EHRs), social media platforms, and other sources could hasten the medical device development process and help regulators monitor safety, according to an assembly of bipartisan experts.
This monthly column will highlight and discuss emerging trends and challenges related to healthcare data and its ever changing life cycle.
A panel of health IT stakeholders testified on Capitol Hill Tuesday morning about the progress and challenges that remain in electronic health record interoperability.
A suburban Chicago company is being investigated for allegedly leaving dumpsters full of discarded medical records in plain view, out of compliance with state and federal law.