Epic and other vendors are constantly under attack by the same provider executives who also praise them for their software and working relationships.
The new health system-led generic-drug company sent a shockwave through the healthcare industry, but experts warned that it would take plenty of time and capital to ultimately lower drug prices and mitigate shortages.
The CMS has called off its plan to hasten Medicare coverage for devices. Industry stakeholders say the canceled initiative is a missed opportunity to get seniors the devices they need.
Hill-Rom CEO John Greisch is betting there's more money to be made in blood pressure monitors and retina-scanning devices than adjustable hospital mattresses.
The interoperability rule would deal with some provisions of the 21st Century Cures Act, including health information networks' use of a framework for data transfer.