Workflow

flu season EHRs
By Bernie Monegain 10:32 am February 15, 2018
The health system said that the practice complexity and large-scale change required to transition to the new electronic health record are also causing delays.
clinical documentation challenges

Andrea Hall is the director of clinical informatics at Shawnee Mission Medical Center and will be speaking at HIMSS18 on March 8.

By Jonah Comstock 09:31 am February 14, 2018
Shawnee Mission Medical Center has different EHRs in separate care settings and that means informaticists have to accommodate varying workflows so they created a flexible system to manage it.
Blockchain in healthcare
By Tom Sullivan 09:44 am February 13, 2018
Chief executive Neil de Crescenzo said the vendor will be bringing artificial intelligence, cloud computing and revenue cycle tools to HIMSS18.  
HIMSS18 innovation symposium

CareJourney president Aneesh Chopra, UPMC chief innovation officer Rasu Shrestha, MD, and CEO of the Alliance for Better Health Jacob Reider, MD, will all be speaking at the HIMSS18 innovation symposium on March 5. 

By Bernie Monegain 10:06 am February 12, 2018
Thought-leading innovators from startups and major academic medical centers will convene on March 5.
AI analytics

Chris DeRienzo, chief quality officer at Asheville, North Carolina-based Mission Health, will be speaking at HIMSS18 on March 8.

By Mike Miliard 09:29 am February 12, 2018
Thinking strategically about people and process that include adaptive workflows with strong informatics leadership are key to success.
Cerner Millennium EHR

Children’s Mercy Kansas City, Missouri. Credit: Google Maps

By Bernie Monegain 05:00 pm February 09, 2018
The organizations will also form a collaborative team to work together on the deployment.
HIMSS EMRAM

Artesia General Hospital in New Mexico. Credit: Google Maps

By Bill Siwicki 01:13 pm February 07, 2018
Most of the rural hospital's challenges revolved around physician workflow, but encouraging partnerships between departments and ensuring the project was tackled organization-wide were other key strategies.
clinical workflow

Credit: Twitter

By Mike Miliard 11:48 am February 07, 2018
The company is focused on improved clinical workflow and easier patient access as it transitions away from traditional printers and copiers.
patient engagement

Geeta Nayyar, MD, the chief healthcare innovation officer for Femwell Group Health and TopLine MD TV host.

By Jessica Davis 09:36 am February 06, 2018
Femwell Group Health Chief Healthcare Innovation Officer Geeta Nayyar explains why it’s important to make sure women have a seat at the table when making strategic tech decisions about patient engagement and other trends.
EHR alerts

By integrating information from the EHR with a drug knowledge database, the workflow change can reduce nuisance alerts.

By Bernie Monegain 01:51 pm February 05, 2018
A consolidated architecture that combines patient data EHR with medication information could enable more informative and actionable medication alert systems, Charlie Hart says.

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