Electronic Health Records

Jane Sarasohn-Kahn, healthcare economist

By Jane Sarasohn-Kahn 08:53 am March 28, 2017
The remedy is in better design.
By Matthew Douglass 10:41 am February 16, 2017
Now that all certified EHRs share minimum functionality and can exchange information with each other, the time has come to refocus this entire industry on improving customer satisfaction.
HIMSS17

Top tips: Don't forget your walking shoes and remember you control your time.

By Sue Schade 03:55 pm February 15, 2017
The countdown to HISS17 continues. As I wrote last week, the best way to think about it is in three ways – education, vendors, and networking. This post is the second in a three-part series – focusing on vendors.
EHR direct liberate data
By Lisa Moon 07:25 am February 15, 2017
While healthcare entities are waiting for EHR vendors to make data more interoperable, a raft of emerging technologies are enabling information exchange in ways that work effectively today, according to Lisa Moon, a partner with the Timmaron Group. 
Phoenix Childrens CIO HIMSS17
By David Higginson 08:18 am February 10, 2017
Entrepreneurs and upstarts in the show floor nooks and crannies are a great place to find new ideas, insights and technologies that foretell coming trends. 
Allscripts CEO Paul Black

Allscripts CEO Paul Black

By Paul Black 08:03 am February 10, 2017
The EHR vendor’s chief executive weighs in on the industry's most exciting opportunities to improve care ahead of HIMSS17 and into the future.
By David Butler, MD 11:14 am February 09, 2017
While some speak optimistically about the "post-EHR era," electronic health records are still very much a going concern – and will be of great interest to many of the 45,000 or so attendees at the 2017 HIMSS Annual Conference & Exhibition later this month.  

"The best way to think about data is to picture it as the middle layer in a three-part hierarchy that depicts the climb between care delivery and customer engagement," according to Cain Brothers.

By Brian Ahier 01:59 pm February 06, 2017
"Data is the currency of the next century," says Brian Ahier. And nowhere are health data and data management processes discussed, analyzed and examined more than at the HIMSS Annual Conference and Exhibition.
By Mike Restuccia 09:49 am January 12, 2017
Atop the list: Emerging EHR functionality, cybersecurity, analytics and, of course, the next big thing.
By Sue Schade 01:10 pm December 12, 2016
A former CIO gets a close up look of the assessment side

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