Clinical

doctors and EHRs

Carolinas Medical Center

By Bernie Monegain 11:50 am August 18, 2017
Amid the uproar about how hard electronic health records can be to use, a small contingency of doctors are saying the software has made them much better caregivers.
 order sets in Epic EHR
By Mike Miliard 02:08 pm August 09, 2017
Two-way data sharing can help hospitals gain ground on quality improvement initiatives.
Don Berwick
By Bernie Monegain 11:06 am August 07, 2017
Online clinic’s mission is to reverse type 2 diabetes in 100 million people by 2025.
track social determinants through EHRs
By Kaiser Health News 10:56 am August 07, 2017
Giving doctors more information about the home life of each patient will push health care in a new direction — away from more high-priced treatments.
natural language processing
By Mike Miliard 01:53 pm August 04, 2017
Medical transcripts offer untapped insights for life science customers, the companies say.
AI-powered Viome
By Bernie Monegain 02:18 pm August 03, 2017
Viome identifies microorganisms in the gut, analyzes by applying machine learning and offers personalized nutritional recommendations.
needle-free blood draw
By Bernie Monegain 11:42 am July 28, 2017
The health system, with 22 hospitals, is first in the nation to turn to non-invasive technology.
Mayo clinic stroke patients
By Bernie Monegain 02:19 pm July 27, 2017
Initial work with Mayo Clinic, Microsoft focused on stroke patients.

From left, Boston Children's Hospital's food service robot; UCSF robot assists patients at Mission Bay; Boston Children's medical record robot.

By Tom Sullivan 11:38 am July 25, 2017
Health systems will buy and deploy robots for clinical tasks in one to three years, IDC said, while drones investments may be five years away.
By Jeff Lagasse 01:02 pm July 24, 2017
Rumors that WebMD was shopping around for a buyer are finally confirmed.

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