Category Archives: HITRUST

Health IT Policy Committee Meeting: The Year Ahead and a Glimpse at Stage 4 of Meaningful Use

At the Jan. 8 Health IT Policy Committee meeting, Farzad Mostashari, M.D., national coordinator for health IT, and Paul Tang, M.D., vice chair of the committee, outlined some priorities for the year ahead, including a glimpse of what Stage 4 … Continue reading

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Diversity Inc.’s Interview With Bernard Tyson, Next CEO of Kaiser Permanente.

Bernard J. Tyson will be the next Chairman and CEO of Kaiser Permanente. The board of directors of Kaiser Foundation Hospitals and Health Plan announced that Tyson will succeed George Halvorson, who is retiring next year. Tyson, the current President … Continue reading

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Where Health IT Really Matters.

By Rich Daly Nearly three years into a federal incentive program to get providers to adopt electronic health records, hospital executives on the leading edge of that push see it turning a corner. Some of the leading clinical informaticists, who combine … Continue reading

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HIT100 2012 List Revealed

  For the past few weeks, HIT Twitter users were united in nominating their peers for the #HIT100 program. Last night, the top #HIT100 list was revealed, and Healthcare IT News obtained the full list from #HIT100 creator Michael Planchart. The list includes many familiar … Continue reading

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Healthcare industry group builds cybersecurity threat center By Michael Cooney, Network World

Looking to address growing cybersecurity threats in the healthcare industry the Health Information Trust Alliance today said it has established a centralized Cybersecurity Incident Response and Coordination Center where organizations can report incidents and get help remediating electronic medical security … Continue reading

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