EHR equates to Electronic Health Records

Trump to nominate acting VA Secretary Wilkie to permanently head the agency

Joking that he “ruined the surprise,” the President made the announcement at the White House prison reform summit Friday afternoon.

Athenahealth timeline leading up to the current takeover bid

With $6.5 billion on the table, we take a look at what lead up to last week’s offer from Elliott Associates to take the cloud-based technology vendor private.

VA officially signs with Cerner on EHR modernization project

After nearly a year of speculation, the Veterans Affairs Department will implement the same EHR as the Department of Defense.

Crisp Regional Health goes to Cerner for EHR, revenue cycle management, CommunityWorks

Crisp executives expect the new tech platform will streamline operations and improve patient care.

Update: Dems blast VA on EHR modernization progress, acting CIO controversy

In the last four months, the agency has lost about 40 senior staffers and the lack of experienced IT leadership puts the EHR modernization project at risk, 11 Congressional members argue.

Sutter Health back online after 24 hours of systemwide EHR outage

The activation of a fire suppression system of one of the health system’s data centers on Monday shut down its Epic EHR and other information systems.

Updated: Athenahealth takeover bid might be substantially more than $6.5 billion

Activist investor blasts cloud-based EHR company for not responding a week after receiving the notice.

Why EHR data interoperability is such a mess in 3 charts

Hospitals have a complex web of electronic health record vendors but once data sharing broadens it will open the door to innovation.

First IT-savvy med students graduate under pioneering AMA program

The American Medical Association's Accelerating Change in Medical Education Consortium seeks to train new physicians with EHRs, pop health and value-based care in mind.