Electronic Health Records (EHR, EMR)

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By Healthcare IT News 12:15 pm September 01, 2015
While data breaches cause significant harm to healthcare organizations, the damage is not limited to an individual hospital, provider, or business associate. Breaches threaten to undermine the success of the electronic health record (EHR) initiative as a whole. While EHR systems have great potential to improve cost efficiency, care delivery, and...
By Healthcare IT News 03:05 pm May 11, 2015
Best Practices in Cloud Computing for the Healthcare Industry is your roadmap to leveraging all the benefits of cloud computing while ensuring the highest standards in PHI security and HIPAA compliance.
By Healthcare IT News 08:12 am May 01, 2015
After Citizens Memorial Hospital in Bolivar, Missouri selected a vendor to integrate information systems across 30 clinics, they acquired a clinic using a different system. This report details how CMH was able to quickly convert the new clinic's EMR systems to avoid a disruption in patient care.
By Healthcare IT News 04:19 pm April 30, 2015
As Enloe Medical Center leadership evaluated implementation projects in their development queue, they realized that they would require an interface engine better suited to the hospital's long-term IT goals. This report details how they found a new engine with an innovative architecture, short learning and implementation curve, and lower total cost...
By Healthcare IT News 02:56 pm April 21, 2015
While experts in health information technology acknowledge the advantages of using an ambulatory care EMR, they also note that integrated components of such systems are not necessarily the best match for certain providers' needs. Investing in a dedicated occupational health information management solution with an EMR application is a business...
By Healthcare IT News 02:57 pm April 03, 2015
The role technology plays in transitioning your practice to ICD-10 can’t be overstated. In this briefing, Greenway Health discusses how to inventory your existing technology, identify the best tools for your practice and help you plan for implementation.
By Healthcare IT News 11:25 am April 01, 2015
This content will deliver insights into both the technical and business challenges around healthcare interoperability. It will discuss the importance of healthcare's access to patient-generated health data, while delving into the some of the hurdles associated with interoperability, such as HIPAA-compliance and FDA standards. Moreover, the content...
By Healthcare IT News 03:48 pm March 26, 2015
Universal, zero-footprint viewers help clinicians streamline diagnosis, improve result turnaround time and facilitate communication and sharing with patients. How "universal" must these viewers be to truly deliver on their promises? Here are five key criteria to look for before deploying a universal, zero-footprint viewer.
By Healthcare IT News 02:48 pm March 26, 2015
Does your hospital struggle with inefficient medication reconciliation because of systems and processes that make it difficult to obtain accurate and complete patient medication data? Assess the state of your hospital’s medication reconciliation process and learn how two facilities improved their built-in medication history feed, drastically...
By Healthcare IT News 01:00 pm March 26, 2015
Secure, efficient communication is key to reliable patient care. Every situation involving patients requires rapid response, and care needs must be tightly managed and regulated. Learn how two busy healthcare organizations selected a secure chat solution to help improve care transition and enable physicians to more efficiently discuss critical...

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