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Health informatics is a term that describes the acquisition, storage, retrieval and use of healthcare information to foster better collaboration among a patient’s various healthcare providers. Health informatics plays a critical role in the push toward healthcare reform.
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Article Archive for May 2021

Protecting the Data is a Full Time Job

May 31, 2021 – 2:06 am |
Protecting the Data is a Full Time Job

Protection from medical data fraud is a big concern for all, or at least it should be. Criminals are trying to figure out how to turn every piece of our digital life into cash, and their …

Healthcare Data in a Public Health Crisis

May 31, 2021 – 2:04 am |
Healthcare Data in a Public Health Crisis

Pressure is mounting for healthcare companies and government organizations to better manage individual health concerns, serve more patients and reassure communities during a world health crisis. It isn’t exactly a cake walk. This interesting topic came to …

Long-lasting Effects of COVID-19 in Healthcare Technology

May 31, 2021 – 2:02 am |
Long-lasting Effects of COVID-19 in Healthcare Technology

Healthcare organizations have had to manage the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic more than any other type of business. And it isn’t over. Business Insider brought this interesting information to our attention in their article, …

Fraud Activity Focuses on Virus Fears

May 28, 2021 – 2:06 am |
Fraud Activity Focuses on Virus Fears

We know that fraud has been rampant during the pandemic, including everything from personal protective equipment (PPE) and COVID-19 testing scams to vaccination registrations leaking personal information data. Preying on the scared and vulnerable is …

Interoperability for Providers and Patients

May 28, 2021 – 2:04 am |
Interoperability for Providers and Patients

Interoperability allows clinicians to view outside patient data within electronic health records (EHR). This data typically exists apart from their local patient data and it does not combine with the local medication lists, problem lists …

HIT’s Role in Disease Management

May 28, 2021 – 2:02 am |
HIT’s Role in Disease Management

Health information technology (HIT) can provide additional support as a tool to enhance rapid and effective treatment of a variety of conditions and diseases. This interesting information came to us from PLOS Medicine in their …

Is Professional Burnout Another Epidemic?

May 27, 2021 – 2:06 am |
Is Professional Burnout Another Epidemic?

Physician burnout isn’t a new concern and no one can be surprised that the events of the past year have exacerbated the situation. Healthcare Finance brought this interesting information to our attention in their article, …

Multiple Public Health Crisis

May 27, 2021 – 2:04 am |
Multiple Public Health Crisis

The opioid epidemic has been a topic of conversation for a while. However, since the COVID-19 pandemic began early last year, it seems to have disappeared; at least, the topic did. We all know the …

Fraudulent Behavior in a Pandemic

May 27, 2021 – 2:02 am |
Fraudulent Behavior in a Pandemic

Even with the vaccine rollout, the COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact the world and the United States. Federal and state government agencies have taken a number of measures to mitigate the financial strains to individuals …

Health Information Sharing

May 26, 2021 – 2:06 am |
Health Information Sharing

Ciitizen is a startup that helps patients collect and share their medical records digitally. They have acquired Stella Technology’s health information exchange (HIE) business with the goal to improve patients’ access to their full health …

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