Health Care

Lead Editor: Lisa Gough

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SmartBrief publishes more than 40 e-newsletters in health care, serving medical professionals such as family physicians, specialists and nurses, and exploring diverse topics such as medical devices, pharmaceuticals, insurance and health IT.

What nurses need to know


In addition to practicing patient care, today's nurse needs technology training and interdisciplinary learning opportunities, observes the new president and COO of University of Vermont Medical Center… Read More

ONC report calls for national interoperability by 2017


  • Modern Healthcare (free registration)

The ONC released a report today calling for nationwide interoperability of EHRs by 2017. The report, "Connecting Health and Care for the Nation, A Shared Nationwide Interoperability Roadmap," includes… Read More

Senate hearing airs concerns about wellness incentives


  • National Underwriter Life & Health
  • Hill, The

Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., told the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee she is concerned wellness program incentives may discriminate against some workers and urged the Equal Emplo… Read More