Electronic Health Record (EHR)

Allscripts CEO Paul Black
By Mike Miliard 09:56 am December 08, 2017
Chief executive shares his vision for the future of genomics and offers a glimpse of the AI-based EHR the company is exploring.
KLAS EHR optimization
By Tom Sullivan 02:57 pm December 07, 2017
Just-appointed lead analyst for the firm’s Arch Collaborative says hospital culture is the most important aspect of making EMR use work well.
Allscripts CEO Paul Black
By Mike Miliard 11:26 am December 07, 2017
After just hitting an interoperability milestone, and fresh off the acquisition of former rival McKesson’s health IT business, its chief executive says the vendor plans to capitalize on its larger size and scale.
HIPAA compliance
By Mike Miliard 10:47 am December 06, 2017
A new report from de Beaumont Foundation and Johns Hopkins aims to clear the air with regard to what the privacy law does and doesn't do.
Steward hospitals web-based EHR
By Mike Miliard 01:53 pm December 05, 2017
The health system already uses Meditech's legacy platforms at many of its three-dozen inpatient sites, but is also rolling out the new cloud-based platform at community hospitals in four states.
Carequality interoperability framework
By Bernie Monegain 01:32 pm December 05, 2017
While 2 million documents were exchanged for the first 12 months, nearly as many are exchanged monthly now.
EHRs
By Jeff Lagasse 12:53 pm December 05, 2017
By making patients more aware of existing privacy policies and security measures, healthcare providers create an environment where patients are more likely to share.
Kevin Lynch named CIO NYC Health+Hospitals

Kevin Lynch, new CIO of NYC Health+Hospitals, and NYC Health + Hospitals in Queens.

By Bernie Monegain 10:49 am December 05, 2017
City’s public health system is working on a $764 million Epic rollout and $289 million revenue cycle system.
Cerner EHR VA DoD
By Mike Miliard 10:34 am December 05, 2017
With federal spending priorities in flux, and VistA technology issues still to be ironed out, one expert parses out what we might expect in the weeks ahead.
EHR usability

CMS director and chief medical officer Kate Goodrich participated in a panel discussion at the ONC's Annual Meeting on Thursday. Credit: Twitter

By Bernie Monegain 03:19 pm December 01, 2017
That goes for the way CMS serves its constituents as well as how it work with ONC in thinking about more usable and less burdensome EHRs.

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