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Industry efforts to achieve interoperability have exploded in recent weeks, as several initiatives are working toward ways to advance the exchange of healthcare information. Most recently, HL7 convened a strategy meeting in Chicago to bring together stakeholders to discuss gaps in interoperability efforts and ways to...

Opportunity to capitalize on joint successes both companies have achieved to date in the ambulatory market Quality Systems, Inc. is building on its ambulatory-focused strategy with its recent acquisition of HealthFusion, a developer of cloud-based EHRs for physician practices. Quality Systems, which less than two weeks ago...

On Friday, October 30, 2015, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) finally adopted final rules for implementation of Title III of the JOBS Act, which allows companies to offer and sell its securities through the use of crowdfunding. The final rules are the culmination...

HealthMyne, Inc. has added Milton Silva-Craig, J.D., MBA to its board of directors. Silva-Craig, currently CEO of Q-Centrix, brings more than 20 years of executive management expertise in the field of healthcare IT to the board....

EMRs help improve patient safety, research, clinical outcomes for 10 neurological disorders The healthcare IT industry has been vigorously touting President Obama's precision medicine initiative all year, ever since he announced it in the State of the Union address. No doubt, IT's enthusiasm for precision medicine is...

In a major turnabout, Exact Sciences Corp. is withdrawing from the massive Judge Doyle Square project south of Capitol Square and now intends to expand at the University Research Park on the West Side, company officials announced Monday. JDS Development, which had been spearheading the $200...

A new app wants to make it easier for you to chat to your colleagues. Called Blind, the app lets you to have anonymous conversations with coworkers about your workplace, without the fear of your conversations being intersected or overheard by your employer. It’s a...