Shawnee Mission Medical Center hits Stage 7

Shawnee Mission Medical Center in Kansas. Credit: Google Maps

By Bernie Monegain 11:14 am November 22, 2017
Engagement and documentation key to the medical center’s success, group says.
Nomad marketplace for telehealth providers
By Dave Muoio 10:07 am November 22, 2017
Doctors interested in telehealth practice will be able to view and apply to open position listings from several telehealth service providers.
By Bernie Monegain 12:24 pm November 21, 2017
System appoints Huntington F. Willard appointed to lead program’s expansion across the U.S.
 physician burnout AMA

David Barbe-AMA president-elect. Photo by Missouri State Medical Association

By Jessica Davis 12:41 pm November 14, 2017
At the AMA’s interim meeting over the weekend, David Barbe, MD, told group members that AMA is making progress to improve the usability of EHRs, mobile devices and interoperability.
Carroll Hospital lifts patient satisfaction scores

Carroll Hospital in Westminster, Maryland. Credit: Carroll Hospital

By Bill Siwicki 10:40 am November 14, 2017
The system boosted its overall rating by more than 15 points in just one quarter.
Women IT leaders

From left: M*Modal's Gilan El Saadawi, MD, CedarBridge's Carol Robinson, Outcome Health’s Nandini Ramani and Providence Health's Amy Compton-Phillips, MD.

By Jessica Davis 11:06 am November 13, 2017
Some of the industry’s top women leaders share lessons that have helped them succeed in an industry dominated by men.
Marin General cybersecurity

Marin General Hospital in Greenbrae, California. Credit: Google Maps

By Jessica Davis 09:56 am November 13, 2017
Marin General saw a 50 percent reduction in system vulnerabilities just by building a system designed for its users.
Patrick Soon-Shiong
By Jessica Davis 12:30 pm November 06, 2017
An investigation by Politico revealed more than 100 of the reported 1,286 genetic tests sold in 2016 by NantHealth were purchased by three doctors who are on the payroll of one of Soon-Shiong’s companies.
Athenahealth closing Atlanta office
By Bernie Monegain 11:48 am November 06, 2017
In a filing to the Georgia Department of Economic Development, the EHR company said layoffs would begin on Dec. 18.
Novant Health names Angela Yochem chief digital officer
By Beth Jones Sanborn 03:05 pm November 02, 2017
Yochem will spearhead system-wide implementation of digital media solutions, specifically design, development, operations and support.

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