Stacy Lawrence

Stacy Lawrence is co-editor of CIOInsight.com's Health Care Center. Lawrence has covered IT and the life sciences for various publications, including Business 2.0, Red Herring, The Industry Standard and Nature Biotechnology. Before becoming a journalist, Lawrence attended New York University and continued on in the sociology doctoral program at UC Berkeley.

Kaiser EHR System Is Stalled, Employee Says

Shortly after a Kaiser Permanente project supervisor circulated an internal e-mail to more than 180,000 employees denouncing the companys electronic health record system and the alleged financial waste associated...

McKesson to Acquire Per-Se for $1.8B

McKesson has announced that it will acquire Per-Se Technologies for $1.8 billion.McKesson is among the largest health care services companies, and provides supply management and IT for health care...

Study: Computer Games Help Alzheimers Patients

When merged with regular medication and in-person cognitive stimulation, structured computer-based games can help Alzheimers patients improve their memory, according to a new study. Patients who performed the best were...

Preventative Health Care Tool Ready for Download

In an effort to encourage top notch preventative care, a new tool to be downloaded to a PDA or desktop or used online by health care providers was launched...

More EHR Products Get Certified

Eleven electronic health record products were recently given a seal of approval by the industry group the Certification Committee for Healthcare Information Technology. The certification is the first for ambulatory...

Latest Posts

Lenovo ISG and Strategic Partners: Sharing Innovations

Lenovo’s Infrastructure Solutions Group (ISG) recently issued announcements that illustrate the value offered by its strategic partners. Let’s consider them in more detail. Also see: Digital...

Cisco CSO Liz Centoni’s Tech Forecast: Edge, Cryptography, AI

I spoke with Liz Centoni, Chief Strategy Officer at Cisco, about her predictions for tech in the year ahead. We discussed her four key forecasts...

Zscaler Works to Secure a Connected World

The world is more connected than ever thanks to the proliferation of Internet of Things (IoT), connected edge computing devices and the technology that...

eWEEK TweetChat, February 14: Why is Multicloud So Difficult?

On Tuesday, February 14, at 11 AM PT, @eWEEKNews will host its monthly #eWEEKChat. The topic will be Why is Multicloud So Difficult?, and...

Top Business Process Management Companies

Business process management is the coordination of staff and computing systems to produce advantageous business outcomes. Along with traditional processes for accounting and finance, there...