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July 21, 2014 | Keith W. Boone
I hear the complaint that implementing an EHR changes their workflow from a lot of physicians and nurses. I also hear that EHR X is no good because it is just an... More

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July 18, 2014 | John Halamka
The July meeting of the HIT Standards Committee included important discussions of certification for post acute care and behavior health applications, review of data... More
July 18, 2014 | Eric Wicklund
We have the nation's Most Wired Hospitals, and we also have America's Most Beautiful Hospitals. We also have national ranking system for hospitals based on... More
July 15, 2014 | Marc-Alexis Remond
How can accountable organizations succeed both in delivering high-quality care and spending healthcare dollars more wisely, so that they can share in the savings they... More
July 14, 2014 | Mike Lovett
With the right system and a careful, well-considered implementation strategy, healthcare organizations can reap the benefits of a tool that efficiently facilitates... More
July 11, 2014 | James Deck
There is more than one pathway to becoming a healthcare IT professional. From following the university track and earning an advanced degree in information technology, to... More

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October 10, 2011 | Helen Figge
Oftentimes we find ourselves relocating to other positions and changing career paths whether intentionally or unintentionally and it can be very stressful and filled... More
October 07, 2011 | Kelly Mehler
The 83rd Annual AHIMA Convention & Exhibit took place this week in Salt Lake City, Utah. The official AHIMA Resources twitter account promoted the hashtag #AHIMA11... More
October 07, 2011 | Shawn Curtiss
Hospitals and health systems are more technically proficient than ever, as they should be. Yet with all these enabling technologies, many healthcare organizations are... More
October 07, 2011 | Jeff Rowe
One of the questions long underlying the HIT transition is the “field of dreams” question: If you build EHRs, will the people come? More
October 06, 2011 | Kelly Mehler
On the first day of life after Steve Jobs, we asked our Healthcare IT News Twitter followers how Jobs and his contributions to technology affected them and their... More