Quality and Safety
03:03 pm June 22, 2017
Accenture report expects robot-assisted surgery, virtual nursing assistants, workflow tools and more offering huge potential to make patient care more efficient.
01:46 pm June 22, 2017
Hint: The health system achieved a 98.5 percent compliance rate for caregivers scanning medication and patient wristbands.
03:53 pm June 21, 2017
Conduent, Vizient, Premier, Nuance, others are ranked well for performance management and patient safety, relaying critical data for provider benchmarking, predictive analytics and more.
10:36 am June 16, 2017
The Ideation Program for Healthcare aims to foster and incubate new IT or best practices that improve the healthcare experience.
12:31 pm June 15, 2017
The program gave a glimpse into the possibility of hospitals using drones in the future.
04:02 pm June 08, 2017
The National Quality Forum is set to finalize a framework that can measure health data interoperability and identify gaps in progress.
03:59 pm June 07, 2017
A three-year study on a large mid-Atlantic hospital found that the laboratory department was hit the hardest during downtime, with patient identification as the largest challenge.
12:48 pm June 07, 2017
Electronic prescribing of controlled substances was up 256 percent in 2016, company says.
10:21 am June 06, 2017
Getting meaningful use and even CMS out of the way will pave the road for hospitals to find innovative new business models that are quickly becoming critical to the grand vision, hospital CIO, consultant say.
03:34 pm June 05, 2017
Second phase of the pilot will include insights on bundled payment assignments.