General Electric, a giant in clinical settings, has turned out to be a key partner for Wintel's health care ambitions.
Read a copy of Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt's written testimony to the Senate subcommittee on antitrust, competition policy, and consumer rights.
The eHealth suite aims to connect clinicians and patients in a highly secure platform, but relies in part on early adopters paid by the federal government.
The drive to digitize medical records could impact every American. What does the move mean for your health care and privacy?
Drive to digitize medical records could impact every American. What does that mean for your health care and privacy?
special report CNET News looks at the rapidly digitizing health care industry, detailing barriers and dangers. Also: Why are so many docs Luddites?
Allscripts, Cisco, Citrix, Dell, Intel, Intuit, Microsoft, and Nuance Communications are banding together in an effort to make doctors aware of the benefits of electronic health records.
The Defense Department and the Department of Veterans Affairs are creating a streamlined process for sharing electronic medical records.
commentary A large chunk--about 140 pages of 800--of the Senate bill creates electronic health records for "each person in the United States by 2014," with no clear way to opt out.
As President-elect Obama calls for widespread adoption of e-medical records, the Department of Health and Human Services is offering more privacy guidelines for them.