Biography for Dan Bowman
Dan Bowman serves as senior editor of all of Fierce's Health IT publications (FierceHealthIT, FierceMobileHealthcare, FierceEMR and FierceMedicalImaging), and contributes to Fierce's other healthcare publications. Prior to joining FierceMarkets in 2008, Dan worked as a sports copy editor for several newspapers, including the Washington Post and the Washington Times. He's a huge basketball fan (playing and watching), religiously follows the Knicks and loves a good book. He's based at FierceMarkets' main office in Washington, D.C., and can be reached at email@example.com. You can also follow his tweets @FierceHealthIT and find him on LinkedIn.
Articles by Dan Bowman
Despite the U.K. Parliament's determination last summer
that the National Health Service's investment in Computer Sciences Corporation to provide electronic health records to providers in that
National Coordinator for Health IT Farzad Mostashari, M.D., predicted 40 percent of primary care providers will have a basic electronic health record by the end of this year and that half will have
Technology isn't necessarily a cure-all for rising healthcare costs, if a new study published in the March issue of Health Affairs is any indication. According to the study
, electronic access to
Shared patient stories and contests are two of nine kinds of Facebook posts that can increase patient engagement at hospitals, according to MedCity News. Mayo Clinic, for instance, is known to
Last week, the National Institutes of Health launched its online Genetic Testing Registry, according to iHealthBeat. The registry will allow users--doctors, researchers and consumers--to search for
Now that the dust has settled from the announcement Meaningful Use Stage 2, various healthcare professionals, bloggers and vendors, by now, all have weighed in with their take on the proposed rule.
A one-year ICD-10 delay would be "costly, but manageable," but a two-year delay could be "catastrophic," according to respondents of a recent survey
conducted by data exchange technology developer