Healthcare News & Insights

Does speech recognition software save time, or create too many new problems?

Will speech recognition software help make clinical documentation easier, or will it open the door to new problems and dangerous mistakes? The answer depends on who you ask. 

The health IT security mistake many organizations make

A recent survey shows that while most healthcare organizations are doing a good job protecting the security of electronic patient information, there are still some that lag behind.

70% of healthcare facilities hit by data breaches – staff most often to blame

As more hospitals and medical practices convert patient data to electronic health records, those organizations must take steps to improve security. The first step:

Hospital sued for sex discrimination over reformatted hard drive

Even routine IT maintenance can cause problems for companies who are asked to provide electronic records in legal cases or similar hearings.