Electronic Health Records (EHR, EMR)

CDP Clinic in Sisseton, South Dakota. Credit: cdphealth.com

By Jeff Lagasse 03:04 pm October 26, 2017
In fact, execs say automated systems are a requirement for survival in the rural healthcare market these days.
CRISPR precision medicine
By Mike Miliard 01:53 pm October 26, 2017
Researchers from MIT and Harvard's Broad Institute have found a way to switch out individual nucleotide letters, allowing a more efficient and cleaner solution to fixing point mutations.
7 new members join CommonWell, bringing total to more than 70
By 03:25 pm October 25, 2017
AdvancedMD, CedarBridge group are among the companies that have signed on to the interoperability group.

Jonah Comstock moderates a panel with Mark Poler from Geisinger Health System, Ken McCardle from Mount Sinai Health System and Joe Bluechel from Sirius at the HIMSS Big Data and Healthcare Analytics Forum on Tuesday.

By Mike Miliard 10:12 am October 25, 2017
Developing sound data models is challenging enough, but operationalizing them can be even trickier.
Cerner EHR project for VA

VA Secretary David Shulkin, MD, testifying on Oct. 24.

By Jessica Davis 03:10 pm October 24, 2017
While the launch of the new EHR will take just 18 months, the whole system overhaul will take much longer.
HIMSS Big Data and Healthcare Analytics Forum

Abbas Mooraj, Optum Vice President (right), and Dexter Braff, The Braff Group (left), speaking at the HIMSS Big Data and Analytics Forum on Monday.

By Jessica Davis 03:05 pm October 23, 2017
Healthcare organizations should break down data into smaller sets that can be used to build into larger programs, experts say.

Tom Scornavacca, senior medical director, population health at UMass Memorial Health Care, speaking in Boston on Monday.

By Mike Miliard 02:40 pm October 23, 2017
UMass Memorial exec says getting providers on board is a good first step, but workflow adjustments, a data-driven culture and coordination with community resources will deliver results.
HIMSS Big Data and Healthcare Analytics Forum

John Quackenbush, a professor of Biostatistics and Computational Biology at the Dana Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard School of Public Health, speaking in Boston on Monday.

By Tom Sullivan 12:43 pm October 23, 2017
It’s time to take stock of big data so we can move forward and turn it into knowledge, experts at the Big Data & Healthcare Analytics Forum say.  
John Halamka
By Mike Miliard 11:06 am October 23, 2017
The Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center CIO says tailored treatment plans could be here soon with more widespread FHIR exchanges enabling easier access to cloud-based CDS insights.
7 quotes from Jonathan Bush on athenahealth’s 'painful' quarter
By Bernie Monegain 10:49 am October 23, 2017
The EHR company’s CEO says he layoffs stung, but admitted the presence of an activist investor has led the vendor to scrutinize its performance.

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