Interoperability could help hospitals reap about $30B in savings

03/22/2013 | Healthcare Informatics online

Hospitals could enhance patient safety and care as well as save more than $30 billion a year through medical device interoperability programs, according to a West Health Institute study. "We see an enormous opportunity to use information technology and device innovation to bring about the much needed transformation in health care delivery," said Dr. Joseph Smith, WHI's chief medical and science officer.

View Full Article in:

Healthcare Informatics online

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Director Quality Improvement
Molina Healthcare of Texas
San Antonio, TX
Senior Medical Director
Network Health
Medford, MA
SVP/Head of Health Plans and Managed Care
Avalere Health
Washington, DC
Director of Behavioral Health Operations
Meridian Health Plan
Detroit, MI
Medical Director
PacificSource
Bend, OR