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patient satisfaction
By Bernie Monegain 10:14 am January 11, 2018
Cultivating a strong relationship with patients can translate into higher satisfaction scores but there is a widespread failure to communicate about the most appropriate way to reach consumers.
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By Intel 09:37 am January 11, 2018
We chat with Andy Bartley, health and life sciences solution architect, Intel Corporation.
CIOX Health sues HHS over HIPAA
By Jessica Davis 09:24 am January 11, 2018
The medical records vendor claimed regulatory changes to HIPAA in 2013 and 2016 threaten to “upend the medical records industry.”
Cerner CEO
By Bernie Monegain 05:04 pm January 10, 2018
Shafer takes over the position left vacant after the death of co-founder Neal Patterson.

UVM Medical Center Credit: Twitter

By Bernie Monegain 04:56 pm January 10, 2018
The six-year project will replace legacy electronic health records software and paper at UVM Health Network’s four hospitals.
VA telehealth 1Vision
By Bill Siwicki 04:34 pm January 10, 2018
Partnering with AMC Health, the company's telehealth program plans to improve clinical outcomes while reducing hospital readmissions and costs for veterans.
VA Secretary David Shulkin to keynote HIMSS18
By Bill Siwicki 03:29 pm January 10, 2018
Agency leader will discuss delivering coordinated care in the 21st century and will be joined by Vice Admiral Raquel Bono, who leads a joint, integrated Combat Support Agency.
HIMSS18 Revenue Cycle Solutions Summit

Revenue Cycle Solutions Summit is a pre-HIMSS18 event in Las Vegas on March 5.

By Beth Jones Sanborn 03:14 pm January 10, 2018
Experts will help lay the groundwork for optimizing your revenue cycle for a patient-centered approach at the March 5 event in Las Vegas.
ONC Kathryn Marchesini
By Jessica Davis 02:33 pm January 10, 2018
While it was widely-believed that ONC would eliminate the CPO position to shift priorities after the departure of Deven McGraw in the fall, national coordinator Donald Rucker named an agency veteran to the post on Wednesday.
cost of medical tests

A screenshot of Texas Hospital Association's 'Smart Ribbon' program. Credit: THA

By Mike Miliard 12:57 pm January 10, 2018
Baylor Scott & White Health physicians will have access to the EHR data stream to offer better insights into the cost and impact of their orders.

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