Electronic Health Records (EHR, EMR)

VA hospital links with statewide HIE to move vets beyond paper

Providence VA Medical Center

By Mike Miliard 12:33 pm May 08, 2017
Prior to the partnership, caregivers at Providence VAMC were often left in the dark about what care patients were getting from other providers in the community.
Hottest healthcare skills: Analytics, documentation, health IT
By Tom Sullivan 11:10 am May 08, 2017
Hospitals are increasingly looking for more technical employees, AHIMA found, based on latest job listings.
better EHR deployments at hospitals
By Mike Miliard 02:20 pm May 05, 2017
CXOs are working harder to involve doctors and care teams in the selection and implementation of technology, report finds.
NYC Health + Hospitals adds $289 million revenue cycle system to Epic EHR

The NYC Health + Hospitals Bellvue Hospital in Manhattan. (Google)

By Bill Siwicki 08:13 am May 05, 2017
The new software, now part of the health system’s $764 Epic EHR rollout, is expected to capture $142 million in added revenue annually.
By Jessica Davis 04:28 pm May 03, 2017
Cybercriminals can find databases left exposed on outdated or free platforms as easily as searching on the word ‘patient,’ according to DataBreaches.net.
Carolinas interoperability solved
By Bernie Monegain 04:21 pm May 03, 2017
Craig Richardville said the holy grail of widespread health information exchange will begin maturing quickly in a shorter period of time than many people expect.
Cerner’s DoD EHR
By Bill Siwicki 02:52 pm May 03, 2017
Lawmakers included enhanced requirements for reporting on the major EHR project in the 2017 Department of Defense Appropriations Act.
VA VistA David Shulkin
By Jessica Davis 01:52 pm May 03, 2017
Shulkin reiterated his July deadline for choosing the path forward for the outdated EHR to the House Committee on Appropriations on Wednesday.
reconcile patient records in cloud
By Tom Sullivan 01:22 pm May 03, 2017
Hospitals that plug into the Verato Universal MPI can reconcile patient records even with other providers, the vendor said.
New KLAS market share report
By Mike Miliard 02:07 pm May 02, 2017
New KLAS market share report also shows athenahealth hospital clients more than doubled in 2016.

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