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12/19/2014
CMS Announces Number of EPs Expected to Incur Meaningful Use Payment Adjustments in 2015

More than 257,000 eligible professionals (EPs) may join about 200 eligible hospitals (EHs) in receiving Meaningful Use payment adjustments in 2015.

12/19/2014
FY15 CROMNIBUS Passed by Congress & Signed by President

While the bill was very broad in scope, there are a number of provisions that directly address Health IT.

12/19/2014
HHS Announces State Innovation Model Grants

The agency is awarding 28 states, three territories and the District of Columbia to support local experiments in improving health care.

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HIMSS Blog

12/15/2014
Networking through the HIMSS Veterans Career Services Initiative

Networking is a key component in transitioning from a military to civilian career.  Networking involves developing a system of individuals who will share information to help you find jobs and advance your careers.  It is said that up to 80 … Continue reading →

12/12/2014
Connecting the Dots between Healthcare Delivery and Economic Growth

The evolution of healthcare delivery as a catalyst for improving the overall economy in Cleveland, Ohio, and the surrounding Rustbelt area of the country led the discussion recently at the Global Center for Health Innovation and HIMSS Innovation Center. CNBC’s Scott … Continue reading →

12/11/2014
Creating Credible Educational Content that is Meaningful: Our Journey

The integrity of our HIMSS15 educational content is my professional quest: I pledge that the HIMSS Professional Development Team will do all that we can to inspire our Faculty to deliver educational content that is commercial-free, unbiased, and addresses your … Continue reading →

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Healthcare IT News

12/19/2014
Small-hospital CFOs: Revenue cycle took backseat to EHR, ICD-10

External Story URL:  http://www.healthcarefinancenews.com/news/small-hospital-cfos-revenue-cycle-took-backseat-ehr-icd-10

12/19/2014
Data hijacker holds patient PHI hostage

A critical access hospital in southern Illinois was targeted by an unknown party with access to protected health information, who threatened to release more data unless a "substantial" ransom payment was made.   read more

12/19/2014
Kaiser, Weill Cornell show importance of device registries

Researchers from Kaiser Permanente and Weill Cornell Medical College have pointed to the importance of tracking the effectiveness and safety of medical devices in registries, after they're in use. [See also: Registries playing catch up with Stage 3] read more

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Corporate Member News

12/19/2014
CMS Announces Number of EPs Expected to Incur Meaningful Use Payment Adjustments in 2015

More than 257,000 eligible professionals (EPs) may join about 200 eligible hospitals (EHs) in receiving Meaningful Use payment adjustments in 2015.

12/19/2014
FY15 CROMNIBUS Passed by Congress & Signed by President

While the bill was very broad in scope, there are a number of provisions that directly address Health IT.

12/19/2014
HHS Announces State Innovation Model Grants

The agency is awarding 28 states, three territories and the District of Columbia to support local experiments in improving health care.

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HIMSS Wire

12/19/2014
HHS Gives $36.3 Million in Quality Improvement Rewards

The Department of Health and Human Services awarded $36.3 million of Affordable Care Act funding to 1,113 health centers for various quality improvements.

12/2/2014
ICW makes a substantial strategic commitment to focus on the U.S. market

InterComponentWare AG will reopen its operations in the United States with teams in business development, sales, and product management.

12/1/2014
Sophisticated End-to-End Performance Management Comes to Healthcare

ZirMed expands its analytics capabilities with the acquisition of MethodCare.

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