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April 06, 2012 | Geoff Webb | Data Warehousing, Privacy and Security, Cloud Computing
While many industries are reliant on information technology to deliver services and drive innovation, none is so deeply entwined in IT than healthcare. As such, it should be no surprise that the... More
September 04, 2013 | Lee Bendekgey | Privacy and Security, Policy and Legislation, Cloud Computing
There is no question that the resources required to process, analyze, and manage petabytes of genomic information represent a huge burden. That burden becomes even greater when one factors in the... More
August 02, 2012 | Rauf Adil | Mobile/Wireless
Since they were brought to market, the healthcare industry has dreamed of embracing tablets and leveraging the innovative technologies and features innate to these types of mobile devices. More
December 05, 2012 | Fred Pennic | Mobile/Wireless
While many continue to doubt digital health’s long-term economic viability, it’s no longer possible to deny its potential. The market may remain partially untapped at the moment, but digital health’s... More
April 04, 2012 | Carl Natale | Electronic Health Records, ICD-10
No matter what the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid (CMS) decide to do with the ICD-10 implementation deadline, clinical documentation improvement (CDI) may become a survival tactic for hospitals. More
April 08, 2010 | Tom Sullivan | Claims Processing
It's no secret that the government mandated dynamic duo - that being HIPAA 5010 and ICD-10 - requires changes enormous in both number and scope. What's not as well understood is all the... More
June 10, 2009 | Chad A. Eckes | Electronic Health Records, Enterprise Resource Planning
While an organization implementing an electronic health record might be so fortunate as to have a thorough and well defined contract, support of its leadership, and a committed and capable team, all... More
June 10, 2009 | Edgar D. Staren, MD | Electronic Health Records, Enterprise Resource Planning
While an organization implementing an electronic health record might be so fortunate as to have a thorough and well defined contract, support of its leadership, and a committed and capable team, all... More
February 02, 2010 | John Halamka
John Halamka, MD, CIO of Beth Israel Deaconness Medical Center in Boston, asked his students at Harvard School of Public Health to develop these lists of barriers to EHR implementation within their... More
January 04, 2010 | John Halamka | Electronic Health Records
Now that the Interim Final Rule (Initial Set of Standards, Implementation Specifications, and Certification Criteria for Electronic Health Record Technology) and the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (... More