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By Barry Herrin 10:52 am October 12, 2017
Since before 2013, hospitals and other healthcare facilities knew that falls were a serious problem, and massive resources were marshalled to reduce or prevent patient falls.
By Jane Sarasohn-Kahn 10:06 am October 10, 2017
Most physician practices and hospitals in the U.S. have installed electronic health records. In a classic Field of Dreams scenario, we have made patients’ medical records digital, but people aren’t asking for them or accessing them en masse.
By Nick van Terheyden, MD 01:37 pm October 06, 2017
Dr. Nick van Terheyden: "This is 2017, telemedicine should be available to everyone."
By Rich Piper 03:25 pm October 05, 2017
With better coordinated care, providers will be able to make more informed decisions and their patients will experience better outcomes.
By Ken Congdon 11:35 am October 05, 2017
Information must be shared outside of the healthcare network in which it resides to allow all of a patient’s valuable data to be available to all of their providers.
By Kristin Hagen 02:56 pm October 04, 2017
Allowing patients to become partners with practitioners in their care is where an effective wellness plan and prevention starts.
By Laura Manning Hill 10:28 am October 04, 2017
Some day carrying my disparate medical records from place to place will not be necessary.
By Cliff Searl 11:01 am October 03, 2017
A patient survey helped a seriously ill patient with a secondary complication that would have otherwise gone undetected.
By Tamara StClaire 10:39 am October 03, 2017
A care coordinator driving toward a healthy conclusion is vital for patients.
By Carla Smith 12:56 pm September 26, 2017
Your voice helps accelerate the vision of better health through the best use of information and technology.

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