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Healthcare IT’s Achilles’ Heel: Sensors

Fitbit, FuelBand, and ingestible sensors aren’t quite enough to support researchers’ grandiose dreams for healthcare IT. continue…

How Much Is Oracle to Blame for Healthcare IT Woes?

While Oracle isn’t responsible for Healthcare.gov’s major problems, a report blames the tech titan for issues with the Oregon health exchange. continue…

Fla. Healthcare Integrator iSirona to Add 300 Jobs

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Healthcare technology integration specialist iSirona plans a $2.25 million expansion at its Panama City, Fla., headquarters that will add a total of 300 new jobs over the next three years. Since the end of 2012, the company has grown from 31 employees to more than 180. The new positions are expected to be primarily in software development, though there will be others in program management and support. Overall, the new jobs will pay an average of $50,000. Sixty five of… continue…

Can Healthcare.gov Fix Itself by November’s End?

Problems with the Website’s IT infrastructure are reportedly proving difficult to solve. continue…

One Month Later, Healthcare.gov Still a Disaster

It’s reached the point where at least one government official tasked with overseeing the Website has resigned. continue…

Wearable Electronics Could Spark Healthcare IT Concerns

Watches and bracelets feeding tons of healthcare data to the cloud could raise questions about privacy and security. continue…

Google, Oracle Donating Engineering Help to Healthcare.gov

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Meanwhile, a CBS report suggests only a few hundred people signed up for healthcare via the troubled Website in its first few days. continue…

Healthcare.gov’s New Woe: Datacenter Failure

The current issues affect not only the Website run by the federal government, but also the state-based online exchanges. continue…

White House Scrambling to Fix Healthcare.gov

Based on sheer size alone, it’s the IT management crisis of the decade. continue…

Lessons From the Feds’ Healthcare.gov Fiasco

The debacle offers some handy lessons in project management for Websites and portals of any size. continue…