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By Jamie Thompson 02:37 pm May 30, 2013
As part of a strategy to become a leader in the "paperless NHS" initiative, Cumbria Partnership NHS Foundation Trust has chosen a new patient privacy solution.
Moore Medical Center (Photo by Norman Regional Health System)
By Kaiser Health News 09:44 am May 28, 2013
Everyone expects a hospital to be ready to jump into action when disaster strikes. But what about when the disaster devastates the hospital itself? Turns out, it helps a lot to have an electronic medical record system in place. At least that was the case at Moore Medical Center in Oklahoma, a small hospital right in the path of the tornado that...
By Erin McCann 10:32 am May 24, 2013
An information collection request for the Rural Health Information Technology Network Development Program, which aims to financially support health IT adoption in rural or underserved areas, has been submitted to the Office of Management and Budget for review.
By Anthony Brino 10:21 am May 24, 2013
The North Carolina State Auditor has found several problems with the state Department of Health and Human Services' implementation of a new Medicaid information management system, such as security and testing verifications. The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services is replacing a 25-year-old legacy system with an MMIS called...
By Jamie Thompson 02:12 pm May 23, 2013
City Health Care Partnership CIC (CHCP CIC) has implemented a patient flow management solution by Cayder to enable healthcare providers to manage patient care more effectively.
By Bernie Monegain 10:32 am May 22, 2013
Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel has notified the Department of Defense that it will look for an electronic health record system available on the commercial market rather than develop its own based on the Department of Veterans Affairs VistA system. In his memo, Hagel said he based his decision on the results of a 30-day review of the Integrated...
By Healthcare IT News 10:32 am May 22, 2013
Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel has notified the Department of Defense that it will look for an electronic health record system available on the commercial market rather than develop its own based on the Department of Veterans Affairs VistA system.
By Erin McCann 10:52 am May 20, 2013
The healthcare IT applications market continues to grow, according to a new Research and Markets report, which projects that by 2017 the global market will expand at a compound annual growth rate of 7 percent.
By John Loonsk 12:00 am May 20, 2013
"Big data" must be near the top of its hype cycle by now. As with other technologies, it may eventually deliver on a great deal of this hype, but the outcomes will probably come later than the current frenzy would suggest.
By Erin McCann 10:38 am May 17, 2013
Bed management software applications have witnessed record growth rates over the past five years and are considered the new hot market for vendors and providers to watch, according to the findings of a new HIMSS Analytics report.

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