Electronic Health Records (EHR, EMR)

AI can improve EHRs
By Mike Miliard 02:32 pm December 21, 2017
Stanford researchers see risks in improperly deployed artificial intelligence but say it can have big benefits when used as a partner in care delivery.
Epic to release new EHR Sonnet
By Bernie Monegain 02:04 pm December 21, 2017
Company said it is targeting smaller hospitals with a version of its EHR that has fewer modules and features, targeting rivals like athenahealth.
KLAS report
By Mike Miliard 03:03 pm December 20, 2017
Symantec and Digital Guardian are among the most deployed, offering one-stop-shopping across multiple areas; Proofpoint boasts strong functionality, optimization.
Sponsored by
By 09:16 am December 20, 2017
More than a decade ago, healthcare information technology leaders – concerned about electromagnetic interference (EMI) from mobile electronics – banned cellphones in patient care areas.
Former ONC chief Karen DeSalvo to join Dell Medical School
By Mike Miliard 04:04 pm December 19, 2017
DeSalvo, who also served as Assistant Secretary for Health at HHS, will be a professor in Dell Med's Department of Internal Medicine, with a secondary appointment in the Department of Population Health.

From left, Michelle C. Lardner, RN, Kris K. Wilson and Matthew Ernst

By Bill Siwicki 03:06 pm December 19, 2017
Hospital and health system execs discuss hurdles they’re facing as they move into the new year.
VA Cerner EHR
By Jessica Davis 02:50 pm December 18, 2017
Veterans Affairs will require Cerner to work with agency affiliates, providers and other EHR vendors to fuel interoperability.
Epic EHR precision medicine clinical workflow
By Mike Miliard 10:22 am December 18, 2017
The hospital tapped FHIR-based alerts to deliver recommendations about genomics and genetic testing without bogging down doctors with too many extra clicks.
ONC posts patient-data matching best practices framework
By Bernie Monegain 02:01 pm December 15, 2017
The framework's five categories include data governance, quality, operations, platforms and standards.
By Jessica Davis 11:34 am December 15, 2017
The informatics group also sent a letter to Congress earlier in the week about its concern the tax bill will slash the stipend for graduate students studying health informatics.

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