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Many health system CIOs say they weren't expecting the Cerner/Leidos team to win the coveted contract to overhaul the Department of Defense' electronic health record system. "I really thought it was going to Epic," was one typical response. More
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Fair or not, Cerner's reputation in recent years has been one of increasing embrace of openness...
The contract to build and modernize the Department of Defense's EHR system went to Cerner, Leidos...
It might seem like a bit of Monday morning quarterbacking, but industry insiders are weighing in on the...
With the ink still drying on the big EHR contract awarded to Leidos, Cerner and Accenture on Wednesday...
CVS Health, with 7,800 pharmacies and more than 1,000 medical clinics, and Watson, IBM's cognitive...
After months of speculation about which electronic health record vendor team would be awarded the...
Medsphere, an open source electronic health record company whose technology is based on the U.S....
The Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT is disbursing about $38 million in grants to 20...
The software giant's strategy is to consolidate into "One Windows" across all devices....
Healthcare IT News' focus is primarily on IT within the healthcare space, but there's also so...
 
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The winner of the gigantic contract will have to meet steep requirements for the Defense Department and, in turn, will be well positioned to also ...More
Stressed doctor
The process has been repeated time and again: Regulators issue proposed rulemaking, stakeholders comment, a final version manifests. So what, this time, has the industry ...More
Senate
Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., chair of the Senate Health, Education, Labor & Pensions Committee, said Thursday that he's asked the Department of Health and Human ...More
Anthem
Close on the heels of Aetna's mammoth bid for Humana earlier this month, Anthem has announced plans to buy Cigna in an even bigger deal. ...More
Stars
With more than 3,500 participating hospitals, the CMS ranking carries more influence than private ratings because they can be tied to Medicare payments.More
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Before he founded CDS developer medCPU, Eyal Ephrat, MD, was a practicing physician. Before that, he was a helicopter pilot. Want to guess which workplace ...More
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When it comes to EHRs, many docs are more frustrated than ever. And they let that be known Monday at an American Medical Association Town ...More
UMass Memorial Medical Center
UMass Memorial Healthcare will be rolling out an Epic EHR system to replace its Soarian EHR from Siemens, which is now part of Cerner. "Epic ...More
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Proposed new rules for long-term care facilities recently released by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services could spur an uptake of EHRs by nursing ...More