More than half of all physicians use electronic medical records today. Where is your state on the EHR adoption scale? This infographic by Health Biz Decoded breaks down which states have the highest EHR and e-prescribing rates, and which have some catching up to do.
After analyzing more than 3,000 senior health IT positions nationwide, Healthcare IT News found that 75 percent are occupied by men. Women have proved their prowess in executive health IT roles, however, as despite accounting for only 25 percent of these roles nationwide, women leaders account for 45 percent of HIMSS Analytics Stage 6 hospitals and 48 percent of Stage 7 hospitals.
View this infographic from Nuance to learn more about virtual assistants and how they could support both physicians and patients, improve care coordination and facilitate communication between doctors.
Social media and mobile devices have swiftly become more ubiquitous in the healthcare industry. This infographic from SparkReport takes a closer look at how healthcare is changing in regard to social media and mobile platforms.
This November saw healthcare executives pay big campaign money to both political parties. Health IT vendors, however, upped the ante this election year, paying out some hefty donations of their own. Epic CEO Judith Faulkner and Allscripts CEO Glen Tullman are among the year's top spenders.
Healthcare IT News analyzed the personal political contributions from the 2011-2012 election cycle of more than 200 top executives at some of the nation's largest hospitals and healthcare systems. The results may surprise you.
Healthcare IT News has covered the rise of social media in healthcare from many angles, including privacy concerns, live OR tweets and the need for organizations to adopt social media policies. This infographic illustrates some of the many ways healthcare professionals are using social media in their careers.
Health literacy is an individual's ability to understand and act on health information. How can the healthcare industry help patients improve their health literacy? See the details in this Healthcare IT News infographic.