Healthcare IT News
By Healthcare IT News 02:53 pm September 02, 2015
Connecting patient-generated data to providers' mobile devices and platforms in a timely, efficient manner is driving the ability to advance medical knowledge and improve patient outcomes.
By Healthcare IT News 12:15 pm September 01, 2015
While data breaches cause significant harm to healthcare organizations, the damage is not limited to an individual hospital, provider, or business associate. Breaches threaten to undermine the success of the electronic health record (EHR) initiative as a whole. While EHR systems have great potential to improve cost efficiency, care delivery, and...
By Healthcare IT News 10:47 am August 24, 2015
With more demands on physicians' time and longer patient wait times, the convenient, real-time nature of telemedicine is a win-win solution for both parties.
By Healthcare IT News 02:06 pm August 10, 2015
Many provider organizations are turning to population health management programs to produce the clinical results that will enable them to financially succeed under value-based reimbursement. These initiatives aim to enhance outcomes for an entire group of individuals, instead of merely looking to improve health on a one-to-one basis. Using recent...
By Healthcare IT News 12:46 pm July 30, 2015
Infection control is one of many areas in which risk assessment, teamwork and communication come together in healthcare. This doctor-authored abstract shows how communications solutions that interface with a variety of technology systems can help individual patients heal, prevent the spread of disease to other patients and caregivers, and maintain...
By Healthcare IT News 02:40 pm July 29, 2015
Over 100 healthcare IT leaders participated in a survey at HIMSS15 that collected their opinion on the future of BYOD and healthcare communications. BYOD and text messaging create security and support challenges, but IT leaders have yet to settle on the right communication platform or solution to solve the issue.
By Healthcare IT News 11:57 am July 24, 2015
Unstructured content-the information that resides outside your organization's core systems and processes-plagues nearly every healthcare organization, impeding your staff's ability to do their jobs effectively. Increase the value of your IT systems.
By Healthcare IT News 11:47 am July 24, 2015
There are literally hundreds of enterprise content management (ECM) vendors to choose from. But, don't let that overwhelm you. This guide will help you make sure you're considering the right solution and the right vendor.
By Healthcare IT News 11:38 am July 24, 2015
Healthcare IT solutions must provide a healthy ROI. Not only must every application, system and process comply with the federal regulations designed to improve healthcare quality and delivery, they must also bring business value to the organization.