Electronic Health Records (EHR, EMR)
12:16 pm May 05, 2017
The launch of an Electronic Health Record (EHR) may mark the end of a large technology initiative to modernize a hospital’s IT system , but it can also mark the launch of a disruptive period for staff, clinicians and patients. After significant investment of time, money and effort, it is time to drive user adoption of the EHR. Read about go-...
12:13 pm May 05, 2017
Making electronic healthcare data accessible across a healthcare community continues to be a challenge for healthcare providers. To help address this challenge, many organizations are seeking partnership affiliations to realize the benefits of economies of scale, improved care, and reduced costs
11:50 am May 01, 2017
The Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) went into effect January 1, 2017. As such, strong collaboration between IT, Quality, and clinicians will be critical for organizations to be compliant and maximize reimbursement. Download the white paper to gain a step by step approach to maximizing the benefits and achieving merit based...
03:07 pm April 25, 2017
As the industry shifts to value-based care, healthcare organizations are realizing the need to optimize their EHRs in order to gain clinical and financial return on investment.
02:24 pm April 20, 2017
Hospitals across the nation are asked to Do More with Less, Save Money, Maximize Efficiency, Achieve HIMSS 7, and perform their day job all at the same time. With Distributed Capture Point of Care Scanning, these are only a few of the possibilities.
02:18 pm April 20, 2017
In a digital hospital, care delivery is revolutionized using state-of-the-art technology to create seamless, integrated communication between patients, practitioners and the hospital IT systems.
04:25 pm April 03, 2017
With EHR adoption levels high, healthcare organizations must now optimize their EHRs. A holistic strategy needs to be in place in order to see clinical and financial return on investment. Three CMIOs share their lessons learned on EHR optimization.
11:07 am March 31, 2017
In a recent HIMSS Analytics study executed on behalf of Nuance, 67.5% of healthcare leaders are planning new investments to enhance their EHR—particularly in the areas of mobility, speech recognition and computer-assisted physician documentation.
05:09 pm March 09, 2017
2016 was a notable year for cyber-attacks, particularly within the healthcare industry. Creating a culture of security is critical. Arming doctors with training and education is an important place to start.
09:15 am March 08, 2017
To achieve greater interoperability, health institutions must address the challenges of data integration. A single patient identifier creates one record for one patient over the care continuum, which is vital as we move to a value-based care system.