Tag: Privacy/Security


Is It Time to Encrypt Data Even Inside the EHR? Maybe So, Says Mac McMillan

July 29, 2015

Via: Healthcare Informatics

On Monday, July 20, moments after he had delivered a keynote address to the CHIME Lead Forum-Denver, at the Sheraton Downtown Denver, Mac McMillan, CEO of CynergisTek, the Austin, Tex.-based consulting firm, sat down with HCI Editor Mark Hagland to […]

EHR & EMR, Regulatory

Washington Debrief: Senate Hearing Examines User Experience with EHRs

June 23, 2015

Via: Healthcare Informatics

Senate Hearing Examines User Experience with EHRs Key Takeaway: Last week, a Senate HELP Committee hearing discussed user experiences with EHRs and the meaningful use program. Why It Matters: Committee members heard concerns about quality reporting duplication, physician time restraints […]


Washington Debrief: Senate Panel Examines HIE, Patient ID Challenges Highlighted

June 16, 2015

Via: Healthcare Informatics

  The Senate HELP Committee, in the first of a series of hearings, heard from health IT experts on ways to improve health information exchange. The series of hearings will culminate in a set of recommendations for legislative and regulatory […]