An Office of the Inspector General (OIG) audit found that the Arkansas Department of Human Services overpaid a total of 14 hospitals EHR incentive payments $1.2 million.
Emdeon has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Altegra Health, a national provider of technology and intervention platforms, for $910 million.
The Health IT Policy Committee’s Privacy and Security Workgroup has held hearings over that last several months to narrow its focus on potential harmful uses said co-chair Stanley Crosley during the June 30 meeting.
The American Medical Association has finally shifted from fighting the ICD-10 implementation to efforts to help physicians be ready in time for the Oct. 1 deadline.
Health insurer Aetna has agreed to acquire its smaller rival Humana for $37 billion in cash and stock, bringing together two of the biggest U.S. health insurers.