Electronic Health Records

By Mike Miliard 01:05 pm February 10, 2017
Black Book Report shows that 70 percent of hospitals say data from outside providers is missing from their systems' workflows.
Kansas HIE empowers patients
By Diana Manos 08:09 am February 10, 2017
Kansas Health Information Network forwards all information, including notes and reports, to patients via a portal. 
meaningful use interoperability

Kathleen Sheehan

By Mike Miliard 01:33 pm February 09, 2017
HIE could be a 'silver bullet' to care improvement, but we're still a long way off from interoperability says one expert – who proposes more inclusive, less restrictive ways to share information.  
Grady Health Stage 7

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By Bernie Monegain 12:48 pm February 09, 2017
The hospital implemented a Meds to Beds program that reduced readmissions and increased revenue, among other technological achievements.

DHMS Program Executive Officer Stacy Cummings

By Jessica Davis 10:29 am February 09, 2017
The Department of Defense turned on its electronic health record pilot MHS Genesis at the Fairchild Air Force Base in Spokane, Washington, Defense Healthcare Management Systems announced via Twitter on Tuesday.

Jeff Bourgeois, president and CEO of San Juan Regional Medical Center, expects new technology will boost patient care and also efficiency.

By Bernie Monegain 12:16 pm February 08, 2017
Hospital system is rolling out EHR, population health platform, data warehouse and revenue cycle management technologies in consolidation from more than 75 existing applications.
NIST EHR copy paste
By Mike Miliard 12:54 pm February 07, 2017
In collaboration with ECRI, a new report outlines best practices, suggesting that copy-and-paste data should be easily identifiable, with its original source easy to discern.
Interoperability FHIR population health

Greg Kuhnen and Hollie Freeman

By Tom Sullivan 04:19 pm February 06, 2017
Experts from the Advisory Board weigh in on progress made during the last 12 months, take a look at how widespread health data exchange can enable hospitals to better serve patients and address lingering questions about interoperability. 
By Ray Pelosi 01:28 pm February 06, 2017
Acknowledgement of the value of interoperability – and the desire to implement it – are seemingly widespread in healthcare. So why is the industry still so short of achieving it?
Indiana University EHR pediatric

Stephen Downs, MD

By Mike Miliard 12:30 pm February 03, 2017
Digital Health Solutions, a startup launched by two Indiana University School of Medicine professionals, is commercializing software it says will help pediatricians better target care for their patients.

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