International health IT week in review: August 6
Pulse+IT's weekly round-up of international health IT and eHealth news for the week ending August 6:
Thousands of patients may need to have tests redone over IT flaw
Irish Times ~ Paul Cullen ~ 03/08/2017
It has been discovered that when images are archived, the “less than” symbol, “<”, when used in a report, was omitted and is not visible.
How Jared Kushner helped the VA pick Cerner... quickly
Healthcare IT News ~ Bill Siwicki ~ 03/08/2017
Many people in the government and healthcare sectors were surprised at how quickly the VA made its choice and the fact that it did so without the usual request for information and request for proposal procedures that are common in large-scale IT acquisitions.
Posted in Australian eHealth