Electronic Health Record (EHR)

athenahealth EHR vendor
By Bernie Monegain 10:57 am July 14, 2017
CEO Jonathan Bush says new financial leader needed to manage the growing scale of the health IT firm.
Mayo Clinic EHR
By Bernie Monegain 02:02 pm July 13, 2017
The health system rolled out the first two dozen instances of a new EHR that will replace Cerner and GE software, integrate patient records, and require user training for more than 51,000 employees.

Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, California.

By Tom Sullivan 04:12 pm July 11, 2017
National coordinator Donald Rucker said the agency is researching open APIs, such as those used by Facebook and Twitter, to advance health information sharing.
Cerner CEO Neal Patterson
By Jessica Davis 01:06 pm July 11, 2017
The son of Oklahoma farmers founded Cerner alongside Cliff Illig and Paul Gorup and built the company into one of the largest and leading EHR vendors.
By Mike Miliard 02:37 pm July 10, 2017
What summer lull? Headlines keep coming as the industry evolves.
boosting interoperability among lab systems
By Bernie Monegain 02:25 pm July 06, 2017
The IVD Industry Connectivity Consortium published the new standard, LIVD, for mapping in vitro test results directly to codes used for procedures and results.
DoD Cerner EHR

Aerial view of Naval Air Station in Whidbey, Washington. Photo via WikiCommons

By Tom Sullivan 01:29 pm July 06, 2017
Defense Department tweets that it will roll out the electronic health record at a naval station in Washington State.
Cerner EHR contract
By Bernie Monegain 02:13 pm July 05, 2017
Epic was not even among the five electronic health records vendors to bid on the 10-year, $33 million deal.
meaningful use
By Tom Sullivan 11:28 am July 05, 2017
The bipartisan bill would eliminate HITECH Act requirements that HHS make attesting to meaningful use harder to achieve.
Allina Health extends OpenNotes
By Tom Sullivan 01:22 pm June 30, 2017
The hospitals consumers can now read what doctors write about them, message care teams and participate in eVisits.

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