Medical IT Industry News & Resources

Optomi Professional Services continues to expand its service offerings with the launch of its Santéka brand. This healthcare IT practice further diversifies OPS, enabling the corporation to deploy the most in-demand healthcare IT professionals in the ever-evolving spaces of EMR/EHR, cybersecurity, interoperability/development, product management &...

Today, the healthcare industry is changing and progressing at a rapid pace. Managing patient care in the current environment has become increasingly complex. There has been a need for healthcare providers to adopt newer and more innovative technologies. With those technologies has come a need...

Wearables have revolutionized the healthcare sector, but could these devices put sensitive patient data at risk? Less than half of adults would feel comfortable sharing information via wearable devices, according to one study. It seems, then, that the majority of people have significant security and...

Informatics - the practice of information processing and information system engineering - is having a revolutionary effect on the healthcare industry. Healthcare providers today collect a huge amount of information about their patients, which they use to track health conditions and observe the effects of treatment....

When hiring healthcare IT workers, the interview is a vital step in the recruitment process. Medical facilities and hospitals need qualified, trustworthy employees who can handle access to healthcare records and will adhere to HIPAA regulations. Many employers, however, become frustrated when trying to ask...

Perusing the news, one will find many articles discussing how American healthcare systems are failing. As the Institute for Healthcare Improvement described: “Our fragmented health care system promotes not only wasted time, but also wasted effort, materials, medications, money, and trust.” Healthcare IT workers are...

Data scientists are a relatively new career field with large growth, high job satisfaction, and a strong salary. In September 2017, Business Insider listed the career as one of the best jobs in America. Healthcare data scientists are particularly in demand as the medical field...