Kеywоrd: Hеаlthcаrе Іnfоrmаtіоn аnd Mаnаgеmеnt Systеms Sоcіеty (HІMSS)
In comments submitted to ONC regarding the draft framework, industry groups homed in on the 12-month implementation period and data blocking.
HIMSS has outlined its priorities for the next several months, including cybersecurity and interoperability.
ONC funding was reduced 37% under Trump's proposed budget, but cybersecurity got an $18 million increase and $1.2 billion was reserved for the VA's EHR upgrade.
Republican senators call on the DEA to loosen telemedicine restrictions and FCC commissioners say broadband access can help cancer patients.
Industry stakeholders were pleased to see health IT provisions sprinkled into the spending bill passed early Friday morning, including telehealth expansion.
Praising ONC for avoiding market disruptions in TEFCA, HIMSS' Jeff Coughlin says the cost of executing the framework could trickle down to patients.
The CIO of the 192-bed hospital in Kentucky was recognized for his ability to manage "herculean tasks" facing rural hospitals.
A new report adds to a growing list of audits from OIG identifying cybersecurity weaknesses at the federal health agency.
A new survey found that 84% of provider organizations do not have a dedicated cybersecurity leader, and just 11% said they had plans to hire one.
Four new guidance documents released by Xcertia look to create baseline expectations for apps regarding operability, privacy, security and content.