Secretary Azar Statement on Proposed Rule for Hospital Price Transparency

30. July 2019 EHR, EMR, Health, HIPAA 0
Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar issued the following statement on the Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS) & Ambulatory Surgical Center (ASC) proposed rule: “President Trump has laid out a clear vision for healthcare: a patient-centered system that puts you in control and provides the affordability you need, the options and control you want, ...

How Healthcare CISOs Can Triage IT Risk

29. July 2019 Health 0
Healthcare CISOs need to understand how every employee, application and IT technology impacts their risk profile, especially as they invest in digital transformation strategies. This will require a redefinition of the way they asses risk and require new skillsets and tools to help make the right decisions. Powered by WPeMatico

Physicians are key making precision medicine investments pay off

26. July 2019 Health 0
Finding the best care for a patient can be a constantly moving target. The number of stakeholders, the constant advance of new information and treatment options, and the nuanced demands of different payers makes for a maze of complexities to navigate. In the field of oncology, for example, nobody but a specialist could be expected ...