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

The Successful CISO: How to Build Stakeholder Trust

If we track the recent progress of the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO), there’s good reason to wonder if they are headed toward the...

Atos OneCloud’s Michael Liebow on Cloud Computing Challenges and Solutions

I spoke with Michael Liebow, Global Head of Atos OneCloud, about how legacy architecture plays such a core role even in today’s newest cloud...

Why NPM Tools Need to Work Across On-Prem, Cloud, and Hybrid Environments

The networking landscape has shifted dramatically over the past two years as remote work, cloud migration, and container-based architectures have augmented network infrastructure. This...

What Does 2022 Hold for Intelligent Automation?

As we move into 2022, there's little doubt that we’ll see the growth in intelligent automation (IA) continue to gather momentum as more decision...

eWEEK TweetChat, Jan. 18: Digital Transformation Trends

On Tuesday, January 18, at 11 AM PT, @eWEEKNews will host its monthly #eWEEKChat. The topic will be “Digital Transformation Trends,” and it will...