Electronic Health Record (EHR)

Cerner DoD EHR
By Mike Miliard 03:23 pm June 06, 2017
With the massive DoD EHR modernization project still getting off the ground, the company scoops up a complementary contract for the VA that may dwarf it in size.
Cerner EHR replaces VA VistA

Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin, MD, addressed reporters at the White House on Monday to explain the agency's decision to update their EHR system with Cerner.

By Mike Miliard 04:06 pm June 05, 2017
Seamless interoperability with MHS Genesis will enable development of better treatment plans between VA and DoD physicians – and could help prevent veterans' suicides, which Shulkin says is his "top clinical priority."
Department of Justice DOJ EHR vendors eclinicalworks lawsuit

Department of Justice Building in Washington, D.C. Photo via Wiki Commons

By Tom Sullivan 03:45 pm June 02, 2017
When the Department of Justice and Office of the Inspector General find one vendor out of compliance, it’s only natural that they widen the scope to look at others in the same sector. Here’s what hospitals need to know now.
eClinicalWorks lawsuit
By Tom Sullivan and Jessica Davis 12:28 pm June 01, 2017
Black Book and Chilmark say a host of electronic health record vendors stand to benefit if existing eClinicalWorks customers jump ship.
JAMA study shows EHR copy and paste problems
By Mike Miliard 02:29 pm May 31, 2017
Of thousands of Epic notes examined by UCSF researchers, just 18 percent were newly entered by clinicians.
Intersystems and Epic EHR vendors global business
By Bernie Monegain 01:32 pm May 23, 2017
KLAS report found InterSystems appealed to many providers for its lower cost structure than Epic.
EHR integrating device data
By Mike Miliard 03:12 pm May 19, 2017
Flowing outside data into existing electronic health records can be a difficult undertaking, AHIMA says, but there are ways to make it work best.
By Mike Miliard 02:51 pm May 18, 2017
Advocate Health Care informaticist says there are both challenges and opportunities for as technology becomes more widely used in clinical settings.
mobile EHR for specialists
By Jonah Comstock 02:34 pm May 11, 2017
The mobile-based EHR for specialists has raised funding a number of times to total $318 million.
EHRs crack immune system code
By Bernie Monegain 01:52 pm May 11, 2017
Data from Vanderbilt, Marshfield Clinic could help identify individuals who are at-risk for certain autoimmune diseases.

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