Although healthcare.gov is substantially more secure than when it launched in 2013, major security issues continue to put user data and system infrastructures at risk, according to a new report by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO).
In the first three months of 2014, the number of Americans without health insurance dropped to 41 million, down from 48.6 million in 2010, according to an Early Release of Estimates report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Enrollees in a narrow network plan in Massachusetts who kept their primary care physicians (PCPs) ended up going to emergency departments (EDs) less often and saw their PCP more, which was the opposite of what researchers in a new study expected to find.
On September 9, Apple revealed the Apple Watch, saying it can help people lead healthier lives. It joins a growing list of new health innovations including Health and HealthKit, set launch in September.
The office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology issued a final rule Wednesday giving EHR vendors more flexibility with its testing and certification criteria