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February 13, 2023

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Federal Update

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-Bipartisan Group of Senators Press Telehealth Companies on Data Sharing.

-Feds Release Cybersecurity Guidance to Address Growing Ransomware Threat.

-FTC Takes First Breach Notification Enforcement Action.

-CMS to Host Webinar on 2023 QCDR Measure Development, Processes, and Expectations.

-QDI User Group Meeting to support evolving standards discussions in quality measurement.

-CMS to Host Webinar on 2023 MIPS Quality and Cost Measures.

-NIST to Call for Participants to Address Cybersecurity Risk in Telehealth Smart Home Integration.

-HC3 Identifies Cyber Vulnerabilities in OpenEMR EHR System.

-ONC Discusses Leveraging EHR Audit Log Data to Identify Clinician Burden.

-KLAS Names Top Software Vendors.

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Industry News

CDS Coalition requests FDA rescind final decision support guidance

Doctors Are Disappearing From Emergency Rooms as Hospitals Look to Cut Costs

The Future Of Voice Technologies In Healthcare

Now for sale: Data on your mental health

ApolloMD Partners with Adonis

St. Luke's Reduces Discharge Delays with Parachute Health DME ePrescribing

Aetna Better Health of West Virginia selected to continue supporting children and youth in the state

Emerging Technology Meeting: FHIR End-Point Lessons Learned with United Healthcare’s Lukasz Nosol

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