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 Exclusive Living Case Studies 

Update #4: How self-service check-in works in the real world

 By HMT Staff on March 20, 2015

The final update of the Consortium Living Case Study series...


Update #3: Letting go for a new beginning

 By HMT on March 1, 2015

The third update in the Consortium Living Case Study series. ...


 Guest Blog 

Consumer-driven healthcare demands business agility

 By Suresh Chandrasekaran, Senior Vice President, Denodo Technologies on January 30, 2015

Suresh Chandrasekaran, Senior Vice President, Denodo TechnologiesThe healthcare industry is undergoing an upheaval...


 April's Thought Leader 

The Rx for better care: Undistracted doctors

 By Jonathon Dreyer on March 26, 2015

Silence. At one point or another, we all crave it. No email. No texts. No buzzing, honking or chiming notifications every time there is a new update, a faster commute route or an upcoming meeting. We talk about “unplugging” like we’re intrepid adventurers carefully planning an expedition to a far-away place, weighing approaches, reading best practices, talking to others who...



 HMT News  

BlackBerry advances security of Internet of Things

BlackBerry recently introduced the BlackBerry Center for High Assurance Computing Excellence (CHACE). The initiative expands the...

EHNAC and DirectTrust to Conduct PHR HIPAA Compliance Program

The Electronic Healthcare Network Accreditation Commission (EHNAC), a non-profit standards-development organization and...

HHS announces $1 million in new grant programs to help improve sharing of health information

Projects to help long-term and behavioral healthcare providers National Coordinator for Health Information Technology Karen B....

Online tools available to help states use health IT to improve healthcare, lower costs

The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) announced today the availability of online tools...

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 HIT Leader Insights 

Essential questions you should ask before rolling out patient engagement

 By John Smithwick, CEO and Co-Founder, RoundingWell, April 20, 2015

If your organization is among the 60 percent planning to implement patient engagement strategies in 2015, self-assessment of your organization's understanding of patient engagement and readiness to roll out an effective program are an important first step....

HIT Leader Insights: The why and how of telemedicine

 By Wayne Gibson, Senior Managing Director, Forensic & Litigation Consulting, and Jeffrey Bessette, Managing Director, FTI Consulting, April 2, 2015

Telemedicine encompasses a wide range of technologies, from in-home heart pressure monitoring to live video consultations. Our focus here is the potential for synchronous and asynchronous online communications between patients and clinicians: televisits, Web-based group meetings and pre-recorded video presentations. ...