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VA telehealth for veterans

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By Jessica Davis 04:24 pm May 04, 2018
The bill is a compromise from proposals made in the fall and would let veterans see a private sector provider if a VA provider agrees it’s in their best interest.
Singapore health IT
By Bernie Monegain 04:11 pm May 04, 2018
The U.S.-based vendor aligned with the Agency for Science, Technology and Research to develop new digital imaging and other tools for the AsiaPac and American markets.
KLAS report
By Mike Miliard 02:57 pm May 04, 2018
To really work to its fullest potential, the technology must be used enterprise-wide, according to the report, which took a close look at customers with highest adoption levels.
Emergency Department security

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By Bill Siwicki 02:35 pm May 04, 2018
SUNY Upstate Medical emergency department staff dealing with violent patients say the badges allow them to summon hospital public safety staff in just over a minute.
allscripts EHR
By Dave Muoio 02:00 pm May 04, 2018
Allscripts plans to integrate HealthGrid’s functionality into their FollowMyHealth platform.
FDA EHR

Credit: GAO.gov

By Jessica Davis 01:56 pm May 04, 2018
The agency is hoping to build a database, including information from Veterans Affairs, to track adverse drug reactions through data mining and visualization.
Sponsored
By 12:07 pm May 04, 2018
According to a HIMSS Analytics survey of 153 physicians, nurses and pharmacists, many healthcare organizations are looking to implement integrated medication management technologies.
HIPAA compliance
By Jessica Davis 11:46 am May 04, 2018
While gap analysis can find existing vulnerabilities in an organization’s security, it’s not an equal substitution for HIPAA-required risk analysis.
revenue cycle analytics
By Beth Jones Sanborn 10:06 am May 04, 2018
New technology that allows providers to readily access meaningful data no matter where it lives in the revenue cycle arrives as hospitals are poised to invest heavily in rev cycle tools.
precision medicine

An autoradiograph used in researching genetics.

By Mike Miliard 09:41 am May 04, 2018
Douglas Reding, MD, chief medical officer at Ascension Wisconsin, explains the key tactics needed to achieve the value prospect of personalized care.

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