Health information technology
An investigation reveals alarming reports of patient deaths and serious injuries tied to software glitches and user errors in record-keeping systems across the country.
Experts at Harvard discuss the latest on big data and information technology.
We have witnessed incredible advances in technology and connectivity over the past 20 years, particularly during President
For children living in underserved communities who often can't get the preventive or specialty care that they need, health care technologies mean a child with autism living in a rural town could visit with a specialized behavioral therapist via videoconference instead of driving hours on end.
Children in foster care are prescribed powerful mood-changing drugs at rates 2.7 to 4.5 times higher than other children in Medicaid. These high rates suggest widespread overprescribing.
The bad news is that adoption of these standards has not kept up with the need. Even as the technology and standards to securely
People are clamoring for heads to roll, and the president is talking about what just could be the geekiest, most obscure topic ever to clog a federal bureaucrat's inbox. Procurement reform? Has he gone off the deep end?
But the report asserts that the Obama administration's push to use billions of dollars in stimulus money helping doctors