HIPAA requires that patient’s health information be protected. Cloud computing raises privacy issues when dealing with the electronic storage and transmission of confidential health data that physicians should be aware of.
Experts explain the early successes of telemedicine and the work that must be done to encourage its expanded use in clinical practice.
An online counseling program reduces the risk of type 2 diabetes in seniors, who completed the Web-driven activity at a 20 percent higher clip.
An agreement will enable 15,000-plus health care organizations to exchange information. These are the ins and outs doctors should understand.
These stories explored the computing clerical work that is gobbling up physicians’ days and the intensifying search for better systems.
The AMA and other major players in health care form an initiative to encourage mHealth apps’ contribution to high-quality care.