Electronic Health Record (EHR)

Cerner, Salesforce to collaborate
By Bill Siwicki 01:53 pm March 06, 2018
Cerner is combining its HealtheIntent platform with Salesforce’s Health Cloud and Marketing Cloud, and Google is showing off its API for the healthcare cloud.
electronic health records workflow

Robert Wachter, MD, chair of the Department of Medicine at UC, San Francisco, speaking at the CHIME CIO Forum at HIMSS18 on Monday.

By Bernie Monegain 06:31 pm March 05, 2018
Ten years and $30 billion later, the industry has at last established its digital backbone, Robert Wachter says.
Lyft

Credit: Lyft

By Bernie Monegain 12:36 pm March 05, 2018
EHR giant, Lyft want to cut the number of people without rides to medical appointments in half by 2020.
DoD Cerner EHR
By Jessica Davis 11:15 am March 02, 2018
The work is currently in a planned eight-week assessment period, but some sites have already made progress: Fairchild Air Force Base achieved HIMSS Analytics EMRAM Stage 6.
Health Catalyst unveils AI tool that 'borrows from Amazon and Netflix'

A screensnap of the Touchstone tool.

By Tom Sullivan 10:09 am March 02, 2018
New Touchstone tool uses artificial intelligence and machine learning to pinpoint opportunities to improve from claims, CMS, EHRs, genomics and other datasets to make prioritized recommendations hospitals can use to improve.
Cerner Apple collaboration

"We’ll showcase our collaboration with Apple to make health records available at your fingertips in the Apple Health app,” said Cerner President Zane Burke.

By Mike Miliard 01:52 pm March 01, 2018
The EHR maker will also be featuring innovations in longitudinal health records, cloud services, machine learning and more to help customers manage value-based contracting.
 Cerner to streamline revenue cycle

University Hospital, Missouri Health Care Credit: Google Maps

By Bernie Monegain 12:21 pm March 01, 2018
The system is integrating clinical and financial data as part of its broader move to enterprise system including Cerner’s EHR.
EHRs and doctor's time
By Jessica Davis 10:12 am March 01, 2018
New research determined that providers spend more than half of clinic visits working with their EHRs than they do interacting with patients.
opioids
By Mike Miliard 02:23 pm February 28, 2018
The Every Prescription Conveyed Securely Act calls for mandated e-prescribing of controlled substances under Medicare Part D, starting in 2020.
eClinicalWorks electronic health record
By Jessica Davis 11:49 am February 28, 2018
Launching at HIMSS18 next week, the new software aims to create seamless data sharing between ambulatory and acute care settings.

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