Electronic Health Record (EHR)
11:12 am September 19, 2012
The Kentucky-based Cabinet for Health and Family Services notified approximately 2,500 clients Tuesday that a possible employee e-mail account breach may have resulted in the unintentional release of personally identifiable information.
11:09 am September 19, 2012
U.S. Senator John Kerry is sponsoring legislation that would expand meaningful use financial incentives for providers that serve predominantly lower-income Americans but don’t qualify for the Medicaid EHR incentive program.
10:59 am September 19, 2012
"We can't go fast enough for our clients," says Jonathan Bush, CEO of athenahealth. That's why he's looking for big thinkers with big ideas to put in front of a big audience: athenahealth's clients.
10:36 am September 19, 2012
Michigan Health Connect, the state's largest health information exchange, connecting 54 member hospitals and more than 4,000 physicians statewide, has partnered with Greenway Medical Technologies to provide large-scale integrated health data exchange for ambulatory practices and clinics.
07:34 am September 19, 2012
The Department Veterans Affairs and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration have demonstrated how to securely share sensitive health information via electronic health records.
07:04 am September 18, 2012
William Reiter, MD, chief medical information officer at HealthShare Montana, the state-designated health information exchange and a central repository, he has some pretty heady ideas for data analysis and HIE
06:46 am September 18, 2012
The Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT has unveiled its second set of draft test procedures to assure that electronic health records can perform functions required in 2014.
10:51 pm September 17, 2012
Archimedes, the technology company, whose tagline is “quantifying healthcare,” is staying true to its namesake, the Greek mathematician, physicist, engineer, inventor and astronomer for whom no detail seemed too small, no problem too big to be solved by the right algorithm.
04:04 pm September 17, 2012
A Colorado healthcare network comprising more than 200 physicians has signed a contract joining the state’s health information exchange, officials at the Colorado Regional Health Information Organization announced Monday.
03:28 pm September 17, 2012
In a bid to spur collaboration among providers, ambulatory electronic health record developer eClinicalWorks has launched Join The Network, a peer-to-peer communications platform that officials say will enable physicians to connect with each other, irrespective of the EHR they use.