Electronic Health Records

Micky Tripathi at HIMSS17

Argonaut leader Micky Tripathi at HIMSS17 in Orlando on Tuesday.

By Mike Miliard 12:41 pm February 21, 2017
At the HL7 booth, interoperability guru Micky Tripathi touts progress made on public APIs.
Epic Judy Faulkner EHR
By Bernie Monegain 12:29 pm February 21, 2017
The new versions will provide pathways for providers who don’t need the full version of Epic.

Behavior science "is the new wave of design," said Kyra Bobinet, MD, at the HIMSS17 UX Forum.

By Mike Miliard 10:10 am February 21, 2017
"Healthcare is late to the game in terms of user experience," said Lorraine Chapman, senior director of healthcare at Macadamian, a UX design and development firm, at HIMSS17 on Monday.
By Tom Sullivan 11:12 am February 20, 2017
InterQual Auto Review promises to streamline medical reviews and prior authorizations.
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By Lenovo Health 09:05 am February 20, 2017
As medical identity theft continues to rise, so does its impact on the healthcare industry and patients. Prevention is possible with the right health IT solutions.
McKesson InterQual HIMSS17

McKesson vice president Nilo Mehrabian said the software will make medical necessity reviews more efficient and enable nurses to spend more time looking at exceptions. 

By Tom Sullivan 08:30 am February 20, 2017
The vendor partnered with the National Decision Support Company to create what it claims is the first software that extracts clinical data from EHRs to streamline medical reviews and prior authorizations. 
athenahealth at-risk patients

athenahealth CEO Jonathan Bush

By Bill Siwicki 08:01 am February 20, 2017
By leveraging the scale of its network, athenahealth said it is able to identify and activate providers treating patients who may have a high likelihood of being impacted by recent clinical guidance.
Polina Hanin at HIMSS17

Polina Hanin, academy director at StartUp Health, at Sunday’s Venture+ Forum in Orlando.

By Susan Morse 01:46 pm February 19, 2017
On the other hand, EHR companies are losing out to digital health firms.
By Gus Venditto 10:33 am February 19, 2017
A new HIMSS initiative is working to showcase interoperability at the 2020 games.
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By Lenovo Health 08:46 am February 17, 2017
Health IT solutions must address patient ID challenges along the care continuum. As virtual care grows to engage a wider breadth of patients, the industry needs to look at innovative ways to ensure ID security.

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