Electronic Health Records (EHR, EMR)

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.
AI tech for hospitals
By Mike Miliard 03:02 pm August 17, 2017
But some big questions need to be answered as tools like Siri and Alexa start playing a role in the patient journey, says one expert.

MIT's Great Dome in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Photo via John Phelan

By Bernie Monegain 10:22 am August 15, 2017
Technology bundle includes a portal to connect patients with physicians at the university ambulatory provider.
FHIR standards
By Mike Miliard 03:34 pm August 14, 2017
Experts from HL7 and DirectTrust say hospitals can benefit from combining the two interoperability specs.
Amazon Alexa seek pharmacy partner
By Bernie Monegain 01:32 pm August 14, 2017
The retailer could build its own online pharmacy, move its Echo/Alexa into the clinical realm and build or buy telemedicine and remote patient monitoring technology, analysts suggest. 
market intelligence platform
By Mike Miliard 03:31 pm August 10, 2017
The market intelligence platform now tracks health IT installations at providers across 47 countries worldwide.
Human Diagnosis Project

A screen snap of the Human Diagnosis Project's interactive tool. Photo via HumanDx

By Mike Miliard 01:15 pm August 10, 2017
Human Dx initiative uses machine learning to connect patients at safety net hospitals and community health centers with targeted specialty care.
 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.
AI tech
By Bill Siwicki 02:01 pm August 09, 2017
Thomas Zenty suggests those once-futuristic technologies are now closer than many realize. And it’s only a matter of time before Amazon Alexa and Apple Siri come to a hospital near you.
Regenstrief wins AHRQ grant
By Bernie Monegain 11:39 am August 09, 2017
Researchers will use the funding to new approaches to enable EHRs to more accurately bring patient information together to ensure clinicians are looking at the right information for a specific individual.

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