Evaluating a new health care intervention can be a messy and costly process.
Cognizant will buy the health care software company TriZetto for $2.7 billion in cash.
Cerner Corp. is buying the health information technology business unit of German industrial conglomerate Siemens AG for $1.3 billion in cash.
The patient, who sees her neurologist regularly for "memory coaching" to counter the effects of short-term memory loss, never has to leave home for her appointments. The doctor, who is 40 minutes away, never has to leave ...
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US President Barack Obama named a new chief technology officer on Friday to lead efforts to inject innovation into government.
Aneesh Chopra, who was tasked with bringing a dose of Silicon Valley to the US government as the first chief technology officer, is stepping down.
Two years ago, Dr. Gonzalo Venegas decided to bring his medical practice into the Information Age.
Information technology (IT) companies need to bring in doctors and other health care stakeholders in order to ensure that new technologies and applications are actually useful to the health care system something which ...
Use of electronic health records by hospitals across the United States has had only a limited effect on improving the quality of medical care, according to a new RAND Corporation study.