Healthcare IT

More than 316,000 patient blood tests exposed in breach linked to home monitoring company

Medical information, including blood test results associated with more than 150,000 people that used an in-home testing service, were leaked after an Amazon-hosted cloud repository was misconfigured to allow public access, according to a cybersecurity firm. The vulnerability was discovered by Kromtech Security Researchers on Friday, Sept. 29. The company reported their findings in a blog

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EHR satisfaction survey 2017: After years of frustrations, user wish-list turns positive

In our third annual Healthcare IT News EHR Satisfaction Survey we asked hospital leaders, IT professionals and clinicians to rate their inpatient electronic health records systems. Their answers are illustrative of the hopes and frustrations of the folks on the front lines, for whom EHRs have become an intrinsic and indispensable part of their work.

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Improving the Lives of Children through the Use of Health IT

Childrens National Health System Selected as 2017 HIMSS Enterprise Davies Award Recipient CHICAGO (October 6, 2017) For their accomplishments on improving the health and lives of children with health information technology, HIMSS recognizes Childrens National Health System with the prestigious 2017 HIMSS Enterprise Davies Award. Davies Award of Excellence has recognized outstanding achievement in the

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